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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 scratching of #5 Varian ...

2013 Strutt Stakes Field – Hobart Cup Day

2013 Strutt Stakes Field – Hobart Cup Day

This Sunday the action of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival continues with Hobart Cup Day, one of the meeting’s major support races being the Strutt Stakes 2013.

Set to run as Hobart Race 7, one event before the Group 3 Hobart Cup (2400m) takes centre stage, the $100,000 Listed PFD Foodservices Strutt Stakes (2100m) has drawn a final ...

Hobart Cup 2013 Field & Barriers – Geegees Blackflash Out Wide

Hobart Cup 2013 Field & Barriers – Geegees Blackflash Out Wide

John Luttrell’s reigning champ Geegees Blackflash has drawn near the extreme outside for their title defense in Sunday’s 2013 Hobart Cup which is one of the headline races of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival.

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The in-form Clangalang six-year-old ...

Settler’s Joy Earns 2013 Tasmanian Oaks Target

Settler’s Joy Earns 2013 Tasmanian Oaks Target

Troy Blacker’s progressive three-year-old filly Settler’s Joy will head towards the Tasmanian Oaks 2013 next month after blowing away her competition at Launceston in the $30,000 Aceland Stud Thousand Guineas (1600m).

The daughter of Tough Speed, a bargain buy for $4,500 from the 2011 Magic Millions Tasmanian Select Yearling Sales, has now won two of her six starts to ...

Kenjorwood Heads Hobart Guineas 2013 Field

Kenjorwood Heads Hobart Guineas 2013 Field

Darren Kenny’s smart Snippetson gelding Kenjorwood chases their breakthrough stakes win when they lead out a quality field of fellow three-year-olds in Sunday’s 2013 Hobart Guineas.

Headlining the first official meeting of the 2013 Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival, the $90,000 Listed Hobart Guineas (2100m) this year has drawn a final field of 10 hopefuls with Kenjorwood to ...

2013 Hobart Guineas Nominations – Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival

2013 Hobart Guineas Nominations – Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival

This Sunday, January 20, the action of the AAMI Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival official kicks off with the running of the Hobart Guineas 2013.

Nominations for this year’s edition of the $90,000 Eastlands Hobart Guineas (2100m) have been extended until Tuesday morning but the early entries feature 10 promising three-year-olds.

One of the more notable Hobart Guineas hopefuls this ...

The Cleaner Wins Tasmanian Stakes 2012 – Results

The Cleaner Wins Tasmanian Stakes 2012 – Results

Mick Burles’ progressive stayer The Cleaner cleaned up at Hobart on Sunday scoring a devastating four length win over the odds-on favourite and defending champ Geegees Blackflash in the 2012 Tasmanian Stakes.

The Savoire Vivre five-year-old went out as a $3.50 shot in this year’s edition of the $90,000 Listed Kevin Sharkie Tasmanian Stakes (1600m), The Cleaner having ...

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 (1600m) may feature just ...

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 ...

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 #3 Sea Galleon joining earlier ...