David Jones Cup Early Race Preview

September 23rd, 2010

Racing enthusiasts are relishing in the Australian spring racing season as major horse racing events are going off all round the nation. In fact, October 16 will be a can’t miss day of thoroughbred racing at Caulfield as the racecourse plays host to many important races, including the Group 3, $125,000 David Jones Cup.

The David Jones Cup, formerly known as the Coongy Handicap, is a 2000 metre open handicap. The Group 3 race usually draws a field of handy types that are hoping to make the transition to the longer distance races. While you won’t generally find racing’s biggest names competing in this race, it’s a chance to see developing gallopers.

Other noteworthy races held on October 16 include the Group 2 Tristarc Stakes (1400m) and the Group 3 Norman Robinson Stakes (2000m), Moonga Stakes (1400m), and, of course, the $2.5 million Caulfield Cup.

For all of the latest and best odds, available on all of these races, including the 2010 David Jones Cup, get to Ladbrokes.com.au. As you’ll have access to a huge selection of racing markets all in one single location, it couldn’t be easier to place all of your Caulfield Cup Day wagers.

Don’t forget to check back for all of the latest 2010 David Jones Cup, including Nominations, Final Field, and a full preview as the race approaches.