Launceston Cup News

2016 Launcesten Cup Odds and Betting Update

2016 Launcesten Cup Odds and Betting Update
February 23rd, 2016

Fourteen runners have been confirmed in the final field for Wednesday’s featured 2016 Launceston Cup (2400m); offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Geegees Goldengirl has been a strong and consistent performer this time and remains outright $3.70 favourite in…

Genuine Lad Takes Out 2015 Launceston Cup

Genuine Lad Takes Out 2015 Launceston Cup
February 25th, 2015

Talented four-year-old Genuine Lad has secured a career-best victory in Tasmania this afternoon; displaying a keen turn of foot in the final straight to take out the featured Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m). Jumping from the gates well, jockey Craig Williams settled the Ladoni gelding in prime position on the…

2015 Launceston Cup Odds and Betting Update

2015 Launceston Cup Odds and Betting Update
February 25th, 2015

13 talented runners have been confirmed to contest this afternoon’s featured Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m), highlighted by the inclusion of some of Tasmania’s leading racehorses and several notable mainland raiders. Genuine Lad has returned to racing in typically competitive form this time in, and while yet to return to…

Pelicano Capable of Success in 2015 Launceston Cup

Pelicano Capable of Success in 2015 Launceston Cup
February 24th, 2015

Unable to make an impact despite leaving as a leading chance for success in the Hobart Cup two weeks ago, trainer Tony McEvoy is confident Pelicano is more than capable of returning to competitive form in Wednesday’s Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m). Jumping from the gates well, Pelicano settled in…

2015 Launceston Cup the Target for Garud

2015 Launceston Cup the Target for Garud
February 4th, 2015

Having returned to racing in typically competitive form this season, trainer Mike Moroney is confident talented veteran Garud will lay a great account for himself when travelling to Tasmania this season for the Group 3 Launceston Cup (2400m) on February 25th. Running a credible third in the Lola’s Gift Handicap…

Launceston Cup Results 2013 – Local Geegees Blackflash Wins

Launceston Cup Results 2013 – Local Geegees Blackflash Wins
February 27th, 2013

Tasmanian gelding Geegees Blackflash scored a big win in the Group 3 2013 Launceston Cup (2400m) in front of a exuberant crowd on Wednesday. The six-year-old was charged with the tough ask of carrying the topweight of 59.5kg but that didn’t matter as the field rounded the home turn. With the finish set…

2013 Launceston Cup – Final Field & Barrier Draw

2013 Launceston Cup – Final Field & Barrier Draw
February 26th, 2013

The Group 3 Launceston Cup is due to run at Launceston racecourse tomorrow February 27, 2013, and here you will find the final field and barrier draw information for the race. Inlcuded in the 2013 Launceston Cup final field is Hurdy Gurdy Man. Hurdy Gurdy Man won the Group 3…

2012 Launceston Cup Results – Prevailing Scores Upset Win

2012 Launceston Cup Results – Prevailing Scores Upset Win
February 29th, 2012

Outside hope Prevailing has won the Group 3 2012 AAMI Launceston Cup today 29 February, 2012. The gelding overtook local hope Geegees Blackflash on the final straight to take victory by half a length in the 2400 metre stayer’s event. Four other horses went in to the race more favoured…

Launceston Cup 2012 – Local Hope is Favourite

Launceston Cup 2012 – Local Hope is Favourite
February 29th, 2012

Local gelding Geegee’s Blackflash is set to start as favourite in the 2012 Launceston Cup following a recent run of hot form. The John Luttrell trained five-year-old is coming off five straight wins including victory in the Hobart Cup and will start as clear favourite with currently offering odds of…

Apprehend Targets Launceston Cup 2012 – Race Preview

Apprehend Targets Launceston Cup 2012 – Race Preview
January 31st, 2012

The Group 3 Launceston Cup is due to run at Launceston Racecourse on Wednesday February 29, 2012. The race is worth a total of $225,000 in prize money and is run over a distance of 2,400 metres. The 2012 Launceston Cup is run under open handicap conditions and is open…