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2013 Tasmanian Stakes Field Released

2013 Tasmanian Stakes Field Released

The Tasmanian cups lead-up will begin in earnest at Hobart Racecourse this weekend for a number of gallopers facing off in the Tasmanian Stakes 2013. A traditional stepping stone for horses on way to the Apple Isle’s summer cups races, this year’s $90,000 Listed Kevin Sharkie Tasmanian Stakes (1600m) has drawn a final field of…

Small Eight-Horse Field for 2012 Tasmanian Stakes

Small Eight-Horse Field for 2012 Tasmanian Stakes

Just eight milers have been accepted for the Tasmanian Stakes 2012 at Hobart Racecourse this Saturday, the weight-for-age clash one of the first black type features of the latest Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival. Set to run as Hobart Race 6 at 4:05pm (local time), this year’s edition of the $90,000 Listed Kevin Sharkie Tasmanian Stakes…

Banco Mo Has Caulfield Cup 2012 Target

Banco Mo Has Caulfield Cup 2012 Target

Tasmanian galloper Banca Mo will be aimed at the 2012 Caulfield Cup (2400m) after impressing with a dominant three-length victory at Moonee Valley on Saturday. The David and Scott Brunton-trained five-year-old was originally being targeted towards the Hobart Cup but impressive back-to-back wins in Melbourne have signalled potential for bigger things. “He’ll have a few…

Prevailing Wins Launceston Cup 2012 – Results an Upset

Prevailing Wins Launceston Cup 2012 – Results an Upset

As expected the 2012 Launceston Cup winner was a local, just not the local the punters were backing as the David & Scott Brunton-trained Prevailing upset the firm favourite Geegees Blackflash to take out the popular summer staying showdown on Wednesday afternoon. Despite their excellent form at the Launceston track, including their last-start win over…

Sea Galleon Scratched from 2012 Launceston Cup – Odds Update

Sea Galleon Scratched from 2012 Launceston Cup – Odds Update

Local hero Geegees Blackflash is the firming favourite to win this afternoon’s Launceston Cup 2012 following the late withdrawal of their most notable rival Sea Galleon from the staying showdown. Due to jump at 4:09pm (TAS time) this afternoon, the $225,000 Group 3 AAMI Launceston Cup (2400m) field is now down to nine hopefuls with…