Darwin Cup 2012 – Final Field

August 2nd, 2012

The final fieldĀ has been released for the 2012 Darwin Cup, which is due to take place at Fannie Bay racecourse next Monday August 6, 2012.

14 horses have accepted for the $185,000 race, with Club Liquid and Granzig being allocated first and second emergency position, respectively.

Top weight in the 2012 Darwin Cup field is Hawks Bay, who has been allocated 64.5 kilograms.

That weight is a massive 5.5 kilograms more than the closest competitor, Blackbriar, who will carry 59 kilograms.

Hawks Bay finished sixth in his most recent start on the Metric Mile at Fannie Bay Racecourse on July 28, 2012.

The Black Hawk gelding has won 13 of his 51 race starts and has earned more than $700,000 in prize money.

For more Darwin Cup Racing carnival news be sure to check back to darwincup.com.au for upcoming barrier draw information.

2012 Darwin Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 x480072116 HAWKS BAY Neil Dyer Steven Arnold 0 64.5kg 111
2 72154×9134 BLACKBRIAR Melinda Boothby Paul Shiers 0 59kg 96
3 64811×9522 BOLTON (NZ) Stephen Brown Stephen Baster 0 57kg 91
4 x707103088 PALMYRA BOY Neil Dyer Adam Nicholls 0 57kg 91
5 40x000x657 SYREON Jason Manning Ms Vanessa Arnott 0 57kg 91
6 x3133x4811 SHEAHAN Stephen Brown Scott Hillebrand 0 55.5kg(1.5kg) 88
7 621421×011 GLARE Louis Paech Carl Spry 0 54.5kg 86
8 8×038471 THE THIRD BASEMAN Malcolm Carson Dom Tourneur 0 54.5kg 86
9 11×1242234 I AM MAGIC Kerry Petrick Phillip Crich 0 54kg 83
10 4×94631883 INTO THE SUN Malcolm Carson Michael L Evans 0 54kg 82
11 x951247814 SEA SKYE (USA) Bevan Laming 0 54kg 81
12 116x74x742 THE RUFFIAN Sheila Arnold Jason Maskiell 0 54kg 81
13e 8150×33063 CLUB LIQUID Dick Leech Ben Hoppo 0 54kg 80
14e 6415551608 GRANZIG Mick Whittle 0 54kg 78