Launceston Cup News

Big Duke is the 2017 Launceston Cup Winner

Big Duke is the 2017 Launceston Cup Winner
February 22nd, 2017

Big Duke has justified his resounding favouritism with a strong performance for success in the 2017 Launceston Cup (2400m) in Tasmania this afternoon. Big Duke was unable to make up the distance on Count Da Vinci when second in the Group 3 Hobart Cup (2200m) a fortnight ago, but did…

2017 Launceston Cup Odds and Tips

2017 Launceston Cup Odds and Tips
February 22nd, 2017

Fourteen stayers will line up in Tasmania this afternoon for the 2017 Launceston Cup (2400m); a race representing terrific value from a betting perspective and offering punters plenty of opportunities to place a winning wager. Big Duke failed to justify his resounding favouritism when second in the Group 3 Hobart…

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…