News About 2013 Hobart Cup

Hurdy Gurdy Man Wins Hobart Cup 2013 – Results

Hurdy Gurdy Man Wins Hobart Cup 2013 – Results

Darren Weir’s in-form Warrnambool galloper Hurdy Gurdy Man enjoyed a successful raid on the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival on Sunday with a smart victory as the favourite in the 2013 Hobart Cup. Coming off a third in the Terang Cup from the previous Sunday the five-year-old Street Cry stallion jumped as the $3.80 favourite in…

Hurdy Gurdy Man Heads Tight 2013 Hobart Cup Betting Market

Hurdy Gurdy Man Heads Tight 2013 Hobart Cup Betting Market

Victorian raider Hurdy Gurdy Man has opened as the narrow favourite in a wide open market for Sunday’s Hobart Cup 2013, Darren Weir’s in-form galloper to benefit from having ace hoop Glen Boss in the saddle. Running as Hobart Race 8 as one of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival majors, this year’s $225,000 Group 3…

Boss Chases First Hobart Cup Win Aboard Hurdy Gurdy Man

Boss Chases First Hobart Cup Win Aboard Hurdy Gurdy Man

Glenn Boss will attempt to win his first Hobart Cup when he saddles up Hurdy Gurdy Man in the $225,000 race this Sunday February 9, 2013. The top jockey will partner the Ballarat-based galloper in the 2013 Hobart Cup, which has so far eluded him. A Hobart Cup title would mean a lot to Glen Boss,…

McShane’s Dual Hobart Cup 2013 Attack on Track

McShane’s Dual Hobart Cup 2013 Attack on Track

This weekend Broadmarsh-based trainer Walter McShane will saddle-up two livewire chances in the 2013 Hobart Cup at Elwick Racecourse, his duo ready to take on a crack field that features the lies of last year’s winner Geegees Blackflash, last start Summer Cup champ The Cleaner and in-form Victorian raider Fieldmaster. Due to run as Hobart…

Fieldmaster Feels Payne of 2013 Hobart Cup Barrier

Fieldmaster Feels Payne of 2013 Hobart Cup Barrier

Victorian trainer Patrick Payne is feeling the pressure ahead of Sunday’s Hobart Cup 2013 after his in-form raider Fieldmaster drew disastrously wide with barrier 16 of 16. The Black Minnaloushe gelding was one of 16 final acceptors for this year’s edition of the $225,000 Group 3 AAMI Hobart Cup (2400m) which is one of the…

Hobart Cup 2013 Field & Barriers – Geegees Blackflash Out Wide

Hobart Cup 2013 Field & Barriers – Geegees Blackflash Out Wide

John Luttrell’s reigning champ Geegees Blackflash has drawn near the extreme outside for their title defense in Sunday’s 2013 Hobart Cup which is one of the headline races of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival. The in-form Clangalang six-year-old has been one of the most consistent and backable stayers in Tassie racing since their breakthrough Group…

Geegees Blackflash Ready for 2013 Hobart Cup Title Defence

Geegees Blackflash Ready for 2013 Hobart Cup Title Defence

Geegees Blackflash made it known he will be a tough proposition in his title defence in the Group 3 2013 Hobart Cup (2400m) on Sunday after winning the winning the Jockey Club Cup (2200m) over the weekend. Jockey Peter Mertens positioned the six-year-old towards the back of the field as Success Dostta set the pace…

Defending Champ Heads 2013 Hobart Cup Weights

Defending Champ Heads 2013 Hobart Cup Weights

Last year’s winner Geegees Blackflash heads the weights for Sunday week’s $225,000 Group 3 2013 Hobart Cup (2400m). The six-year-old has been asked to carry 59.5kg which is one kilogram more than he had when saluting in Tasmania’s biggest race last summer. Also being asked to carry heavy imposts are Gai Waterhouse-trained pair Kinnersley and…

The Cleaner Still on Track for Hobart Cup 2013

The Cleaner Still on Track for Hobart Cup 2013

They may have missed out on the Devonport Cup win but after bouncing back to snare the Summer Cup last Sunday, Mick Burles’ talented stayer The Cleaner is back on track for next month’s 2013 Hobart Cup. The Savoire Vivre gelding boasts a consistent record of 12 wins from 23 starts so far earning their…

Success Dostta Locks Up 2013 Hobart Cup Start

Success Dostta Locks Up 2013 Hobart Cup Start

Seven-year-old gelding Success Dostta ensured himself a start in next month’s $225,000 Group 3 2013 Hobart Cup (2400m) by taking out the Brighton Cup (2100m) on Sunday. The race offers ballot exemption to the winner and the diminutive stayer earned that in fine style with an impressive 2 1/2 length walloping of his rivals. He was…