2012 Hawkesbury Gold Cup Preview – Spring Racing

June 29th, 2012

The Group 3 Hawkesbury Gold Cup is set to take place at Hawkesbury Racecourse on Thursday November 8, 2012.

Run over a distance of 1,600 metres, the 2012 Hawkesbury Gold Cup is worth $130,000 in prize money.

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

Somepin Anypin demonstrated his class to win the Hawkesbury Gold Cup in 2011.

The four-year-old gelding won the race by an incredible four lengths ahead of Willy Jimmy, who placed second, and Renewed Vitality, who finished third.

Somepin Anypin has won six of his 14 race starts and has earned more than $330,000 in prize money.

The Pins gelding placed second in the Group 3 Liverpool City Cup first-up in the autumn before placing 14th of 15 runners in the Group 2 Canterbury Stakes in March.