News About 2015 Launceston Cup

Adelaide Cup Aim for Genuine 2015 Launceston Cup Winner

Adelaide Cup Aim for Genuine 2015 Launceston Cup Winner

Hard luck story in the Hobart Cup last time out, the Bill Ryan-trained Genuine Lad improved at Launceston Racecourse this afternoon to beat home fellow locals Banca Mo and Geegees Blackflash in the Launceston Cup 2015 earning a possible 2015 Adelaide Cup bid. In a repeat of the first three over the line in the…

2015 Launceston Cup Odds: Geegees Blackflash v Genuine Lad

2015 Launceston Cup Odds: Geegees Blackflash v Genuine Lad

The horses that ran one-two in the Hobart Cup at the start of the month are now battling for favouritism in the other famous Tassie cup, odds for Wednesday afternoon’s Launceston Cup 2015 led by Geegees Blackflash and Genuine Lad. A final field of 13 stayers is set to face off in this year’s $225,000…

Gear Change to Help Pelicano Perform in Launceston Cup 2015

Gear Change to Help Pelicano Perform in Launceston Cup 2015

Trainer Tony McEvoy is hopeful that a gear change and new surroundings will help Pelicano turn around his recent misfortunes in the Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m) on Wednesday and install some of his lost confidence in the six-year-old gelding. McEvoy opted to keep Pelicano is Tasmania following the Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) but…

2015 Launceston Cup Field Released

2015 Launceston Cup Field Released

The latest Group race of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival takes place on Wednesday afternoon with a crack field accepted to face off in the Launceston Cup 2015. Due to run as Launceston Race 8 at 4:27pm (local) there are 13 runners making up the field for this year’s $225,000 Group 3 Betfair Launceston Cup…

Keukenhof Stakes Launceston Cup 2015 Claims

Keukenhof Stakes Launceston Cup 2015 Claims

Wednesday week’s 2015 Launceston Cup will be the next-up target for Troy Blacker’s galloper Keukenhof after his final hit-out before the Group race under the lights at Launceston Racecourse tonight. The Helike gelding is one of 10 remaining hopefuls in the $25,000 Launceston Mitsubishi Sydeston Night Cup (2100m) on Vamos Stakes Night after the early…

Geegees Blackflash Leads 2015 Launceston Cup Nominations

Geegees Blackflash Leads 2015 Launceston Cup Nominations

John Luttrell’s dual Hobart Cup winner Geegees Blackflash will next also attempt multiple wins in the Launceston Cup as the headline nominee taken for the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival feature. The veteran Clangalang eight-year-old heads the 19 early entries taken for this year’s $225,000 Group 3 Betfair Launceston Cup (2400m) that runs at Launceston Racecourse…

Geegees Blackflash Wins 2nd Hobart Cup – 2015 Results

Geegees Blackflash Wins 2nd Hobart Cup – 2015 Results

Sentimental favourite Geegees Blackflash became a dual Hobart Cup winner on Monday, the veteran galloper winning the race for a second time at his fifth attempt in the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival classic. John Luttrell’s Clangalang eight-year-old won the handicap clash in 2012 at his second run before minor placings the following two years including…

Pelicano Looking for Further Stakes Success in 2015 Hobart Cup

Pelicano Looking for Further Stakes Success in 2015 Hobart Cup

Tony McEvoy’s Pelicano will look to further his stakes success this month with two Group Three races targeted in Tasmania. The six-year-old gelding has won three Cups in three states and will look to make it four with both the Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) on February 9 and the Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m)…

Tasmanian Targets for 2015 Bagot Handicap Winner Averau

Tasmanian Targets for 2015 Bagot Handicap Winner Averau

Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival riches could be awaiting Thursday’s Bagot Handicap 2015 winner Averau after the mare’s emphatic Flemington win on New Year’s Day. The Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) on February 9 and the Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m) on February 25 were both named as possible targets next month for the Peter Morgan…

2015 Launceston Cup Option for Tanby

2015 Launceston Cup Option for Tanby

Current trainer of evergreen veteran Tanby Mick Cerchi is considering a trip to the Apple Isle early next year for a possible shot at the Launceston Cup 2015 in Tasmanian. The Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival showdown shapes up as a nice aim for the Galileo eight-year-old whose next race is scheduled as an $80,000 Benchmark…