News About 2015 Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival

Admiral Beats The Cleaner & Earns 2015 Australian Guineas Bid

Admiral Beats The Cleaner & Earns 2015 Australian Guineas Bid

Barry Campbell’s former star juvenile Admiral has earned a likely trip to Melbourne this autumn for next month’s Australian Guineas 2015 after defeating cult galloper The Cleaner on Launceston Cup Day on Wednesday. The now three-year-old Mossman gelding was Tasmania’s top two-year-old winning a host of the state’s premier juvenile races last year including the…

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…

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…

Vibrant Rogue Scores Upset 2015 Vamos Stakes Win

Vibrant Rogue Scores Upset 2015 Vamos Stakes Win

Glenn Thornton’s visiting Victorian mare Vibrant Rouge scored an upset win in last night’s Vamos Stakes 2015 at Launceston Racecourse in a gutsy, narrow result to the fillies and mares showdown. Apprentice Damien Thornton, son of the mare’s trainer, had the ride on the Written Tycoon six-year-old from Geelong who broke a lengthy winning drought…

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…

Miss Middleton Chases First Group Win in Vamos Stakes 2015

Miss Middleton Chases First Group Win in Vamos Stakes 2015

Tonight in Launceston’s 2015 Vamos Stakes during the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival Barry Campbell’s consistent mare Miss Middleton will shoot for her maiden Group race win. The six-year-old daughter of Churchill Downs is one of 14 fillies and mares engaged to face off in the $125,000 Group 3 Armidale Stud “Needs Further” Vamos Stakes (1400m)…

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…

Lady Lakshmi Leads 2015 Vamos Stakes Field

Lady Lakshmi Leads 2015 Vamos Stakes Field

Stephen Theodore’s Victorian visitor Lady Lakshmi leads a quality field of fillies and mares set to face off under the lights at Launceston Racecourse on Wednesday night during the latest Group-race Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival meeting. Due to jump at 8:40pm (local time) as Launceston Race 5, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Armidale Stud “Needs…

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…