George Adams Plate Tips & Field – 2011 Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival

Launceston Racecourse is home to a super race meet today as part of the 2011 Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival, one of the highlights being the $100,000 Listed George Adams Plate (1600m) and here we have the winning 2011 George Adams Plate Betting Tips.

A weight-for-age showdown scheduled to run as Launceston Race 9 at 5:45pm (AEDST) this afternoon, the 2011 Tatt’s Group George Adams Plate field currently features seven gallopers following the early scratching of #1 Conquering.

Two horses are now battling for favouritism in the George Adams Plate betting markets at Luxbet with #2 Forbidden Quest the narrow $3 favourite over #6 Dream Flyer paying $3.20.

Set to jump from barrier six today, the Jason Clifford-trained Forbidden Quest is coming off a 10th place finish in the Group 3 Hobart Cup (2200m).

The West Quest seven-year-old will advantage from the drop back in class and distance here which is why they are the favourite in the odds.

However it is second favourite Dream Flyer that the have rated special to become the George Adams Plate winner today.

Launceston Race 9 Tips – 2011 George Adams Plate Betting

  • Favourite: #6 Dream Flyer – Rated Special To Win – Bet now at Luxbet
  • Best Place Bets: #7 Ebbing and #2 Forbidden Quest

Dream Flyer moves into the inside barrier for Launceston Race 8, giving them the ideal starting position for an upset.

Troy Blacker’s four-year-old gelding will be ridden by Brad Rawiller and last ran a game fourth behind Conquering in the Listed Thomas Lyons Stakes (1400m) at Hobart.

Experience at the track and the ideal draw, Dream Flyer will win here and win well.

To finish second behind Dream Flyer we fancy $9.50 chance Ebbing.

Prepared by Gary White, Ebbing comes into today’s showdown in career best form having run a close second in two Class Handicaps over 1400m in January before scoring an impressive 1 ¾ length victory in the Kevin Sharkie Handicap at Hobart last start on February 13.

Forbidden Quest to finish off the winning George Adams Plate Trifecta.

Head to Luxbet now to lock in our selections for the George Adams Plate and while you’re there don’t forget to get your bets down on the 2011 Launceston Cup due to jump at 4:09pm (AEDST).

2011 Tatt’s Group George Adams Plate Final Field & Barrier Draw

# Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight (kg) Hcp. Rating
1 CONQUERING Charlie Goggin Brendon McCoull 1 59 104
2 FORBIDDEN QUEST Jason Clifford Darren Gauci 8 59 88
3 LYELL Barry Baker Dwayne Dunn 5 59 82
4 LOCK IT IN EDDIE David & Scott Brunton Michael Guthrie 7 59 82
5 TRYSTY Barry Campbell Michael Rodd 4 59 82
6 DREAM FLYER Troy Blacker Brad Rawiller 2 59 78
7 EBBING Gary White Justin Hamer 6 59 73
8 TOBOUGGIE WOOGIE Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas Clare Lindop 3 57 82