News About 2016 Hobart Cup

Up Cups Gets Up to Win 2016 Hobart Cup

Up Cups Gets Up to Win 2016 Hobart Cup

A rejuvenated Up Cups continued a gun run of Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival form on Monday afternoon to hand his Seven Mile Beach-based trainer David Brunton with a maiden Hobart Cup success.

Melbourne galloper Beliveau (pictured at Moonee Valley) finished a brave third in the 2016 Hobart Cup behind winner Up Cups. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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Top Weight Leads 2016 Hobart Cup Betting Odds

Top Weight Leads 2016 Hobart Cup Betting Odds

Despite being forced to carry the top weight in Monday’s Hobart Cup 2016, the Peter Moody-trained Victorian raider Metaphorical is installed as the favourite for the latest Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival feature.

Top weighted mare Metaphorical is narrow favourite in early 2016 Hobart Cup betting for Monday’s Tasmanian feature. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Running as Hobart Race 7 at ...

Metaphorical Tops 2016 Hobart Cup Field

Metaphorical Tops 2016 Hobart Cup Field

Peter Moody’s visiting Victorian stayer Metaphorical headlines the Hobart Cup 2016 final acceptances for Monday’s Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival feature.

Peter Moody’s mare from Melbourne Metaphorical carries top weight in Monday’s 2016 Hobart Cup in Tasmania. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Set to run as Hobart Race 7 at 4:35pm (local time), this summer’s $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) has ...

Vilanova Heads 2016 Hobart Cup Nominations & Weights

Vilanova Heads 2016 Hobart Cup Nominations & Weights

Chris Waller’s Sydney-trained galloper Vilanova is the top-rated and weighted nomination for Tasmania’s Hobart Cup 2016 on Monday, February 8.

Sydney galloper Vilanova is allocated top weight for Monday’s 2016 Hobart Cup in Tasmania. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Commands five-year-old is one of a bumper 28 early entries taken for this summer’s $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m).

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2016 Hobart Cup Aim for Ihtsahymn

2016 Hobart Cup Aim for Ihtsahymn

Plumpton horseman Patrick Payne is hoping for a return to form late this year from his former WA galloper Ihtsahymn who could head down to Tasmanian during the summer to target next February’s Hobart Cup 2016.

Cox Plate winning jockey turned trainer Patrick Payne is hoping to take Ihtsahymn to Tasmania for a 2016 Hobart Cup bid in the ...