Race Preview – 2012 Newcastle Gold Cup

June 6th, 2012

The Group 2 Newcastle Gold Cup is set to run at Newcastle Racecourse on Thursday September 20, 2012.

Run over a distance of 2,300 metres, the 2012 Newcastle Gold Cup is worth $185,000 in prize money.

The 2012 Newcastle Gold Cup is open to horses of all ages and is run under handicap conditions.

Last year’s Newcastle Gold Cup was won by Green Moon, who won the race in from of Home On A Wing and Gazza Guru.

The 2012 Newcastle Gold Cup is an important race to watch when betting online during the remainder of the spring racing carnival, with Green Moon going on to place second in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup in his next start.

Green Moon won the Group 2 Blamey Stakes this autumn and is set to return for a spring cranival campaign later this year.