2012 Lismore Cup – Race Preview

August 7th, 2012

The Lismore Cup is due to run at Lismore Racecourse on Thursday September 27, 2012.

Run over a distance of 2,100 metres, the Lismore Cup is one of the most prestigious races in Northern New South Wales.

Worth $50,000 in prize money, the 2012 Lismore Cup is expected to attract quality country cup horses as usual.

Walpersdorf won the 2011 edition of the Lismore Cup in a photo finish with Shezahotshot.

The seven-year-old gelding has won five of his 54 race starts and has earned more than $180,000 in prize money.

His most recent result was a ninth placing in a 1,600 metre handicap at Belmont Park in Western Australia.

Online betting will be available for the 2012 Lismore Cup closer to the race date.