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Northwest Passage Blitzes 2017 Hobart Guineas Results

Northwest Passage Blitzes 2017 Hobart Guineas Results

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott partnership enjoyed dual Black-Type success over the weekend including the tearaway win in Tasmania on Sunday by Northwest Passage in the Hobart Guineas 2017.

Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse will keep the stable’s Hobart Guineas 2017 winner on in the Apple Isle for a shot at the Tasmanian Derby next-up. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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Northwest Passage Tops 2017 Hobart Guineas Field

Northwest Passage Tops 2017 Hobart Guineas Field

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Sydney visitor Northwest Passage is one of the headline final acceptors for the Hobart Guineas 2017 in Tasmania on Sunday.

Sydney’s Gai Waterhouse saddles-up Northwest Passage in the 2017 Hobart Guineas field in Tasmania on Sunday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The $100,000 Listed Kevin Sharkie Hobart Guineas (2100m) continues the black-type action of the ...

2017 Hobart Guineas Nominations Released

2017 Hobart Guineas Nominations Released

This Sunday the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival action continues with the Hobart Guineas 2017, nominations for which are now out.

Last year’s Hobart Guineas winner Jerilderie Letter (outside) came off a Tasmanian Guineas win. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Fourteen early entries were taken for the $100,000 Listed Hobart Guineas (2100m) with Tas Racing extending nominations for the three-years-old staying ...

2017 Bow Mistress Trophy Target for Love Days

2017 Bow Mistress Trophy Target for Love Days

Caulfield’s Clinton McDonald runs his progressive mare Love Days at Geelong on Thursday hoping to kick off a summer campaign that will include a Hobart run in next month’s Bow Mistress Trophy 2017.

Top hoop Damien Oliver rides Love Days at Geelong on Thursday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A four-year-old daughter of Bel Esprit, Love Days is one of ...

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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Erin in Her Element for 2016 Bow Mistress Trophy Upset

Erin in Her Element for 2016 Bow Mistress Trophy Upset

The punters may be rallying around the Victorian-trained defending champ for Friday night’s Bow Mistress Trophy 2016 at Hobart Racecourse but local horseman John Blacker is confident his mare Erin’s Element is prime for an upset.

Stephen Baster travels to Tasmania to ride the defending champion and odds-on favourite I Love It in Friday’s 2016 Bow Mistress Trophy. Photo: Race ...

Weir Warns Punters Off Tasmanian Derby 2016 Favourite

Weir Warns Punters Off Tasmanian Derby 2016 Favourite

Melbourne Cup winning horseman Darren Weir is warning punters not to be too confident in backing his visiting colt Howard Be Thy Name who underwent a big betting plunge for tonight’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby.

Darren Weir is very wary of the star local horse in Friday night’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby as he prepares to saddle-up Howard Be Thy Name ...

Howard Be Thy Name Tops 2016 Tasmanian Derby Odds

Howard Be Thy Name Tops 2016 Tasmanian Derby Odds

The flying Tasmanian Guineas – Hobart Guineas double winner Jerilderie Letter may be lining up in the diminutive Tasmanian Derby 2016 field but it is the Darren Weir-trained Victorian raider Howard Be Thy Name that is short priced favourite to win the summer clash on Friday.

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir prepares Friday’s 2016 Tasmanian Derby favourite Howard ...

2016 Bow Mistress Trophy Betting: I Love It Odds-On

2016 Bow Mistress Trophy Betting: I Love It Odds-On

Following the withdrawal of two key Victorian visitors out of the Bow Mistress Trophy 2016 field and betting markets for Friday at Hobart Racecourse the John Salanitri-trained I Love It has firmed into odds-on favouritism to successfully defend her title.

Our Harmony is one of the shortest priced mares in 2016 Bow Mistress Trophy betting at Hobart Racecourse this ...

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 ...