Newcastle Gold Cup News

Fifteen runners remain in contention for this afternoon’s featured Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2300m); offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Astronomos ($4.20) has continued to receive huge support from punters in 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup betting markets at…


Newcastle Gold Cup

Held every September, the Newcastle Gold Cup takes place midweek at the Broadmeadow Racecourse in Newcastle. Forming part of the prestigious Sydney Spring Racing Carnival, the Newcastle Gold Cup is a Group Three open handicap which takes place over 2300 metres. The Cup forms part of the two-day Newcastle Spring Racing Carnival and traditionally draws less profiled runners than those in the Sydney spring features. When watching the Newcastle Gold Cup one is more likely to see local stayers with a couple of horses to have made the trip from Sydney.

The 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup will be held on September 18th.

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Worth $175,000 the Newcastle Gold Cup is the feature staying race of the Newcastle Jockey Club, with many placegetters moving on to bigger things in the spring. The above average country cup has seen several runners go on to compete in the like of the Group One The Metropolitan (2400m) at Randwick late in the Sydney carnival.

Newcastle Gold Cup Information

  • Date: September
  • Racecourse: Broadmeadow Racecourse, Newcastle
  • Distance: 2,300 metres
  • Race Type: Open, Handicap
  • Group Listing: Group Three
  • Prize Money: $175,000

Betting On The Newcastle Gold Cup

The Newcastle Gold Cup can be a truly exhilarating race to bet on. Being in the middle of Sydney’s Spring Racing Carnival it is often refreshing to see less known names competing for big honours. So for punters who truly know about horseracing it can be a very profitable event to place a wager on.

Of course there is no better way of betting on the Newcastle Gold Cup than online through reputable bookmakers such as Ladbrokes.com.au. You can sign up within a matter of minutes and bet on all action to take place down on the tracks – no matter where you are in Australia. It simply cannot be beaten!

Upcoming Races

Group 1

2015 Cox Plate

(2,040m)

Moonee Valley

$3,000,000

3YO WFA

Group 1

2015 Caulfield Cup

(2,400m)

Caulfield

$2,500,000

3YO up Handicap

Group 1

Moir Stakes

(1200m)

Moonee Valley

$450,000

WFA

Group 1

Epsom Handicap

(1600m)

Randwick

$500,000

Open Handicup

Group 1

Metropolitan Handicap

(2400m)

Randwick

$400,000

3YO & up Handicap

Group 1

Melbourne Cup 2015

(3200m)

Flemington

$6,000,000

3YO QH

Before heading to Ladbrokes.com.au take a look at the table of winners. That way, you can familiarise yourself with the sort of runners which claim the honours at the Newcastle Gold Cup, and spot any similarities with this year’s contestants.