Cameron Handicap News

13 runners have been confirmed in the final field for Friday’s Group 3 Cameron Handicap (1500m) at Newcastle; offering punters exceptional value a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Sadler’s Lake ($3.80) is treated particularly well in the weights and remains outright favourite for success…


Cameron Handicap

The 2015 Cameron Handicap is an excellent Group 3 thoroughbred race conducted on one of just two race days held at Broadmeadow Racecourse in Newcastle during the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival.

Run over a middle sprint distance of 1,500m under open handicap conditions, the Group 3 Cameron Handicap is worth $150,000 in prize money and is held in mid-September.

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The 2015 Cameron Handicap will take place on Friday, September 18th.

The other group race conducted at Newcastle at the same meeting as the Cameron Handicap is the Group 3 Spring Stakes (1600m), then the next day on a Thursday the Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2300m) is held, giving punters plenty of top betting opportunities!

While the Cameron Handicap is one of the top races held at Newcastle each year, the country’s top thoroughbred event is the Melbourne Cup.

Cameron Handicap Betting Guide

When looking to enjoy a bet on the Cameron Handicap at the online bookies, it is always a good tip to look at other earlier Sydney Spring Carnival races as a guide.

Lead-up races that horses may run in before the Cameron Handicap include the Group 3 Concorde Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill in late August and the Group 3 Tramway Quality Handicap (1400m) at Randwick in early September.

Quality sprinters and gallopers that contest the Cameron Handicap often continue onto Sydney to run in the Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Randwick in late September, and the Cameron Handicap – Bill Ritchie Handicap is a popular betting double.

Upcoming Races

Group 1

2014 Cox Plate

(2,040m)

Moonee Valley

$3,000,000

3YO WFA

Group 1

Manikato Stakes

(1,200m)

Moonee Valley

$1,000,000

Open WFA

Group 1

Melbourne Cup 2015

(3200m)

Flemington

$6,000,000

3YO QH

Group 1

Victoria Derby

(2,500m)

Flemington

$1,500,000

3YO SW

Group 1

Cox Plate

(2,040m)

Moonee Valley

$3,000,000

3YO WFA