The Launceston Cup field attracts stayers of a range of abilities from stables around the country. Predominantly comprised of horses from local stables, the Launceston Cup field always puts on a good show for the locals.

2017 Launceston Cup Field

Some of the best stayers in Tasmania seek to contest the Launceston Cup field each year as part of a show of local racing talent. The Launceston Cup field presents a unique opportunity for local gallopers to pit themselves against interstate talent on their home soil, and the betting opportunities can be very exciting.

The 2017 Launceston Cup field is provided here.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 17×0089269 UP CUPS David Brunton Brendon McCoull 2 59kg 95
2 36×1111121 COUNT DA VINCI (NZ) Scott Brunton David Pires 15 57.5kg 92
3 274×747514 GEEGEES GOLDENGIRL Stuart Gandy Ms Sigrid Carr 10 56kg 93
4 23x1x42112 BIG DUKE (IRE) Darren Weir Ben Allen (a) 13 55.5kg 88
5 418×300453 GLADSTONE Scott Brunton Anthony Darmanin 14 54kg 85
6 452×459161 GEEGEES BARITONE Leon, Dean & Trent Wells Craig Newitt 9 54kg 84
7 1×11632726 SIORCA Barry Campbell Troy Baker 6 54kg 83
8 6900x9x612 OUR LUCKY OMENS Kelvin Bourke Daniel Moor 1 54kg 77
9 5646457121 UNFURL (NZ) Darren Weir Dean Yendall 3 54kg 75
10 552×865336 SETTLER’S STONE Troy Blacker Luke Currie 5 54kg 74
11 1662215711 BIG PEGG Scott Brunton Jason Benbow 8 54kg 71
12 5×04211757 MILSON Julie Richards Ms Nikita Beriman (late alt) 7 54kg 71
13 x000878632 SMOKE ’N’ WHISKY John Blacker Bulent Muhcu 4 54kg 71
14 55×0090341 MISS HISSY Paul Maher Cory Parish (late alt) 11 54kg 70
15 540×524372 TUFF BICKIE Ken Keys Jye McNeil 12 54kg 64

2017 Launceston Cup Nominations

Launceston Cup nominations are announced on the Monday prior to the race, and just two days before the close of declarations. Usually, you can be assured of finding some top local stars from Tasmania’s leading training facilities listed among the Launceston Cup nominations, and 2015 will be the same.

The 2017 Launceston Cup nominations will be published below.