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2017 Launceston Cup Results: Big Duke Beats Count Da Vinci

2017 Launceston Cup Results: Big Duke Beats Count Da Vinci

The Darren Weir-trained favourite Big Duke saluted for the punters in the 2017 Launceston Cup results in Tasmania on Wednesday reversing the order of the Hobart Cup quinella with a win over Count Da Vinci. The in-form Victorian raider had his first run in the Apple Isle on February 5 on the back of two…

Launceston Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Update

Launceston Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Update

Today Launceston Racecourse in Tasmania hosts the 2017 Launceston Cup, betting tips and the latest odds on the staying showdown found below. Due to run as Launceston Race 8 at 4:17pm (AEDT), this summer’s $200,000 Listed Launceston Cup (2400m) field is down to 14 runners after the early scratching of Milson (7). Heading the updated…

Big Duke Heads 2017 Launceston Cup Field & Odds

Big Duke Heads 2017 Launceston Cup Field & Odds

Darren Weir’s beaten Hobart Cup favourite Big Duke is back for atonement this Wednesday leading betting on the Launceston Cup 2017 field in Tasmania. Continuing the action of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival, this season’s $200,000 Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m) has attracted a 15-stayer field. The latest Launceston Cup odds at have the ultra-consistent…

Up Cups Heads 2017 Launceston Cup Nominations & Weights

Up Cups Heads 2017 Launceston Cup Nominations & Weights

Reigning champion Up Cups is the top-weighted of the 21 stayers making up the Launceston Cup 2017 nominations for the summer showdown next Wednesday. Continuing the action of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival, the $200,000 Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m) runs on February 22 and has a field limit of 16 starters. Twelve months ago…

Weir Chases Fifth Win in Hobart Cup 2017

Weir Chases Fifth Win in Hobart Cup 2017

One of Victoria’s leading trainers Darren Weir has just the one runner in Big Duke as he looks to secure a fifth success in the 2017 Hobart Cup this Sunday. Weir has enjoyed four previous victories in the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival staying feature with: True Courser (2006), Offenback (2008), Gotta Keep Cool (2009) and…

Up Cups To Head Hobart Cup 2017 Weights

Up Cups To Head Hobart Cup 2017 Weights

The defending champion Up Cups could be set to give the weight away to his rivals in Tasmania on Sunday carrying top weight in the 2017 Hobart Cup field with the likely non-acceptances of Master Of Arts. Of the nineteen nominated stayers for this summer’s $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) the highest-rated and handicapped…

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…

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…