Newcastle Cup Field

The Newcastle Cup field is usually comprised of some very talented horses alongside some local runners. Those horses that usually seek entry into the Newcastle Cup field come via a variety of avenues and have a mixed history of success at black type level. In the past, some very strong foreign raiders have stepped up into the Newcastle Cup field, some often taking out top honours.

2016 Newcastle Cup Field

The 2016 Newcastle Cup field looks set to follow in the footsteps of recent editions of the race, growing in stature and reputation. There are likely to be even more impressive horses in the 2016 Newcastle Cup field than in past years, all with decent black type experience. Keep an eye on the Newcastle Cup field for great form assistance going into the remainder of the 2015 Spring Carnival.

The 2016 Newcastle Cup field is below.

The 2016 Newcastle Cup field will be published here as soon as all details are finalised.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 2×04638235 JUNOOB (GB) Chris Waller Brenton Avdulla 10 59kg 103
2 816113×882 SACRED MASTER (NZ) Chris Waller Hugh Bowman 7 56.5kg 98
3 532x145x22 SINGING (FR) Kris Lees Kerrin McEvoy 3 56.5kg 98
4 7x23240x67 ORBEC (FR) John P Thompson Tye Angland 4 55.5kg 96
5 089×567641 SENSE OF OCCASION Kris Lees Tim Clark 14 55.5kg 96
6 1817x9x399 RULING DYNASTY James Cummings Glyn Schofield 11 55kg 95
7 x5339x6781 SLOW PACE (USA) Kris Lees Robert Thompson 2 54.5kg 94
8 69×6031166 AMEXED (NZ) Tony Gollan Jim Byrne 5 54kg 93
9 6×50225410 OLYMPIC ACADEMY Kris Lees Tommy Berry 12 54kg 78
10 246x3269x2 DEE I CEE (NZ) Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Johan Victoire 13 54kg 76
11 7415561221 DOWDSTOWN CHARLIE Kim Waugh Andrew Gibbons 1 54kg 73
12 514141×994 LORD DISICK Michael Moroney Christian Reith 6 54kg 72
13 3808×01343 LETCHWORTH Cameron Crockett Ms Rachael Murray 15 54kg 66
14 5139955069 QUARTERMASTER Paul Perry Matthew McGillivray (a) 9 54kg 63
15e 0919041×32 KINSMAN Craig Roberts Taylor Marshall (a) 8 54kg 53

2016 Newcastle Gold Cup Nominations

The 2016 Newcastle Gold Cup nominations, released on Friday September 11, contain a number of top quality runners. Major trainers such as Chris Waller, Gai Waterhouse and Peter Moody are all likely to have horses included in the 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup nominations.

The 2016 Newcastle Gold Cup nominations will be provided below.