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2017 Hobart Cup Form Stacks Up for Gandy’s Local Girl

2017 Hobart Cup Form Stacks Up for Gandy’s Local Girl

Connections were thrilled with the perfect Hobart Cup 2017 barrier draw for the locally Stuart Gandy-trained mare Geegees Goldengirl who goes into Sunday’s race in flying form. Ten gallopers take to the track in Race 8 on Sunday afternoon for this summer’s edition of the $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) including Wordsmith five-year-old Geegees…

Freedman’s Cool Chap in 2017 Hobart Cup

Freedman’s Cool Chap in 2017 Hobart Cup

Team Freedman believe the stable has a key chance in the Hobart Cup 2017 field on Sunday with Group 1 performed Cool Chap travelling to the Apple Isle for the race. Just ten stayers make up the field for this summer’s $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) including a very strong contingent of interstate raiders….

2017 Hobart Cup Field of 10 Released

2017 Hobart Cup Field of 10 Released

A 10-horse Hobart Cup 2017 field has been announced ahead of the Tasmanian staying showdown this Sunday with the reigning champion Up Cups to carry top weight. After the non-acceptance of the original highest three handicapped entries – Master Of Arts (59kg), Chance To Dance (58.5kg) and Kapour (57kg) – the David Brunton-trained Up Cups…

2016 Tasmanian Newmarket Handicap Field Released

2016 Tasmanian Newmarket Handicap Field Released

This Wednesday, November 16, the early Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival action gets underway with the Listed Newmarket Handicap 2016. Not to be confused with the Melbourne Group 1 race by the same name in the autumn, this season’s $100,000 Listed Wordsmith Newmarket Handicap (1200m) runs at Launceston Racecourse as Race 6 at 9:30pm (local time)…

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. Running as Hobart Race 7 at 4:35pm (local time) on Monday afternoon, this year’s $200,000 Hobart Cup (2400m) features a final field of…

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. Set to run as Hobart Race 7 at 4:35pm (local time), this summer’s $200,000 Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) has attracted a field of 15 gallopers. Drawn wide in gate 14 for jockey Damien Oliver…

Red Eclipse Scores Upset 2015 Spring Stakes Result

Red Eclipse Scores Upset 2015 Spring Stakes Result

Grant Young’s seven-year-old sprinter Red Eclipse enjoyed back-to-back wins on successive Saturdays over the weekend with a nice effort in good company to take out the Spring Stakes 2015 at Morphettville Racecourse. The Red Dazzler gelding jumped a $26 roughie in betting for this year’s $120,000 Group 3 David Coles AM Spring Stakes (1200m), apprentice…

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…

Geegees Goldengirl Leads 2015 Tasmanian Oaks Field

Geegees Goldengirl Leads 2015 Tasmanian Oaks Field

The Listed Tasmanian Oaks (2100m) is the feature race running at Launceston this Sunday, attracting a strong field of local and interstate three-year-old fillies. The Stuart Gandy-trained Geegees Goldengirl sits atop the race field and will enjoy a great start to the race from barrier two with Sigrid Carr to ride. The three-year-old chestnut filly…