Hawkesbury Gold Cup Hawkesbury Gold Cup Race InformationThe Hawkesbury Gold Cup is a 1600 metre open handicap race run by the Hawkesbury Race Club in late April or early May. It is held at Hawkesbury as a feature event of their carnival. Race Type: Group 3 Distance: 1600 metres Conditions: Open handicap, 3YO & upwards Track: Hawkesbury Racecourse, Hawkesbury, New South Wales Prizemoney: $200,000 Date: Saturday 30 April 2022 Hawkesbury Gold Cup Race HistorySee the 2022 Hawkesbury Cup Preview and Results. See the 2021 Hawkesbury Cup Preview and Results. The race was first held in 1966 as the C A Kelly Cup and was won by Prince Murat. It was a Listed race from 1984 to 1995, In 1996 it was upgraded to the current Group 3 status. In 2021 Archedemus became the first horse to win the race twice in non-consecutive years. Useful FactsLast mare to win: Amangiri (2020) Multiple winners: Archedemus (2019 & 2021); Huge Demand (1999 & 2000); Magic Road (1995 & 1996) Fastest time (1600m): Thrifty Reserve (1993) 1:32:9 Interesting trivia: Race not held in 2008. Past winners of the Hawkesbury Gold CupWinners of past Hawkesbury Gold Cups include horses that go on to win major spring races. Year Winner Second Third 2022 Kirwan’s Lane Hopeful Atishu 2021 Archedemus Royal Celebration Purple Sector 2020 Amangiri Live And Free Another Dollar 2019 Archedemus Tom Melbourne Sixties Groove 2018 Kingsguard Ecuador Mccreery 2017 Fabrizio Moher Testashadow 2016 Amovatio Mighty Lucky Casino Dancer 2015 Sons Of John Tales Of Grimm Rugged Cross 2014 (May) Leebaz Wistful Keep Cool 2013 (Aug) Coup Ay Tee Julienas Darci Be Good 2012 (Nov) Darci Be Good Isopach Praecido 2011 Somepin Anypin Willy Jimmy Renewed Vitality 2010 Thankgodyou’rehere Glintz Kimillsy 2009 Keepin The Dream Spinney Bernicia 2008(Nov) Nuclear Sky Alverta Gergis 2007 ** Race not run 2006 Beauty Watch Friday Creek Prince Arthur 2005 Wild Queen Verb Cateclipse 2004 Court’s In Session Magsaya Salgado 2003 Stoway Vital Agreement Takas 2002 This Manshood Huge Demand Evander 2001 Carael Boy Play Station Ra Eclipse 2000 Huge Demand Grey And Gold Lanolin 1999 Huge Demand Chinhoyi So Precise 1998 Referral Banner Headline Tricove 1997 Quick Flick Wakool Ash Stony Bay 1996 Magic Road Headstrong Classy Fella 1995 Magic Road Rouslan Social Rule 1994 Jack Attack Cohort Another Victor 1993 Thrifty Reserve Square The Circle Play Or Pay 1992 Mr Impose Thrifty Reserve Belas Knap 1991 Shining Wind Pre Record Thrifty Reserve 1990 Rancho Classic Livistona Lane Post Elect 1989 Swain Prince Toronaga Impoverish 1988 Regal Native Toscanini It’s Lunchtime 1987 My Parade Palmyra Bay Commercial Balance 1986 Gold Zama Jogger Reuter’s News 1985 Peaceful Joe Likealunch Benbulban 1984 Kutzbah Reuter’s News Jogger 1983 Almond Valley Noble Ambition Viva Bali 1982 Knight’s Affair Artist Man Ambushed 1981 King’s Ideal Round The Horn River D’Or 1980 Peninsula March To Glory Howie Jo2022-04-30T21:04:54+10:00 Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterRedditTumblrEmail Leave A Comment Cancel replyComment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Yes, sign me up to receive free weekly tips.