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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.

The Cleaner defends their Tasmanian Stakes title in Hobart this Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A traditional stepping stone for horses on way to the Apple Isle’s summer cups races, this year’s $90,000 ...

Rebel Bride Heads 2013 Bow Mistress Trophy Field

Rebel Bride Heads 2013 Bow Mistress Trophy Field

The action of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival steps up a notch at Hobart Racecourse this Sunday with the running of the Bow Mistress Trophy 2013, Leon Wells’ flying mare Rebel Bride heading the field for the much awaited black type.

Due to run as Race 8 on Sunday the $150,000 Group 3 Bow Mistress Trophy (1200m) has ...

Rebel Bride Wins Tattsbet.Com Stakes on Way to Bow Mistress 2013

Rebel Bride Wins Tattsbet.Com Stakes on Way to Bow Mistress 2013

Leon Wells’ smart Spreyton-based mare Rebel Bride stole the show at Launceston Racecourse on Wednesday night winning the $90,000 Listed Tattsbet.Com Stakes (1200m) ahead of a title defense in the 2013 Bow Mistress Trophy.

The five-year-old daughter of Telesto capped off a sensational second prep last Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival scoring her fifth consecutive victory with a massive ...

Rebel Bride Vies for Another 2013 Tasmania Summer Carnival Win

Rebel Bride Vies for Another 2013 Tasmania Summer Carnival Win

Spreyton trainer Leon Wells has taken confidence from his Telesto mare’s tidy win at Devonport earlier in the month believing Rebel Bride is up to the challenge of Wednesday evening’s Tattsbet.Com Stakes 2013.

The five-year-old enjoyed her eighth win at career start number 18 on January 9 when Craig Newitt guided her to an impressive two length win, carrying ...

Ganderton Eyes Elusive 2013 Devonport Cup Win With Catwen Boy

Ganderton Eyes Elusive 2013 Devonport Cup Win With Catwen Boy

Local Latrobe trainer Mark Ganderton has high hopes that his stable star Catwen Boy can hand him with an elusive win in his home town cup when the smart stayer takes on a crack field in the Devonport Cup 2013 in Tasmania on Wednesday.

Ganderton has come close to taking out the $100,000 Devonport Cup (1880m) on a number of ...

It’s Crunch Time Bites Rivals – 2012 Tasmania Newmarket Hanidcap Results

It’s Crunch Time Bites Rivals – 2012 Tasmania Newmarket Hanidcap Results

Short-priced favourite It’s Crunch Time bought their good form from Victoria all the way down to Launceston on Wednesday night when the Doug Harrison-trained galloper beat home the locals in the Tasmania Newmarket Handicap 2012.

It's Crunch Time saluted for the punters in the Tasmania Newmarket Handicap 2012

The lightly-raced Fusaichi Pegasus gelding jumped as the $2.70 top ...

2012 Tasmania Newmarket Handicap Field & Preview

2012 Tasmania Newmarket Handicap Field & Preview

Aside from the end of season racing action taking place in Perth, Tasmania is also host to its own summer racing carnival with one of the first events for the festival taking place today, Wednesday November 21, with the Tasmania Newmarket Handicap 2012.

Due to run as Launceston Race 5 at 8:55pm the $90,000 Listed Country Club Tasmania Newmarket ...