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Geegees Goldengirl draws perfect barrier in Hobart Cup

Geegees Goldengirl draws perfect barrier in Hobart Cup

2 Feb, 2017

Connections are hoping that Geegees Goldengirl can go one better than last year after drawing perfectly in the Group 3 $200,000 Hobart Cup (2400m) at Hobart on Sunday.

Big Duke, above, is the short priced favourite for the Hobart Cup at Hobart. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Geegees Goldengirl ran second to Up Cups in …

Big Duke favourite for Hobart Cup despite wide barrier

Big Duke favourite for Hobart Cup despite wide barrier

2 Feb, 2017

Darren Weir‘s emerging stayer Big Duke has been installed the odds on favourite for the Group 3 $200,000 Hobart Cup (2400m) at Hobart on Sunday despite drawing a wide barrier.

Big Duke, above, has drawn a wide barrier in the Hobart Cup. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Big Duke came up with barrier nine in …

Newitt returns home to ride Up Cups in Hobart Cup

Newitt returns home to ride Up Cups in Hobart Cup

1 Feb, 2017

Top Melbourne jockey Craig Newitt will return home to Tasmania to ride Up Cups in the Group 3 $200,000 Hobart Cup (2400m) at Hobart on Sunday.

Craig Newitt, above, will ride Up Cups in the Hobart Cup at Hobart. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Newitt grew up in Tasmania before making the successful move …

Big Duke only Weir runner to start in Hobart Cup

Big Duke only Weir runner to start in Hobart Cup

30 Jan, 2017

In-form galloper Big Duke will be trainer Darren Weir’s only runner in the Group 3 $200,000 Hobart Cup (2400m) at Hobart on Sunday.

Big Duke, above blue, black and white colours, is likely to represent the Darren Weir stable in the Hobart Cup. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

As well as Big Duke, Weir had …

Nine Confirmed in Tasmanian Stakes Field

Nine Confirmed in Tasmanian Stakes Field

21 Dec, 2015

Nine runners have been confirmed in the final field for Wednesday’s Listed Tasmanian Stakes (1600m) at Launceston; highlighted by the inclusion of some of the state’s standout thoroughbreds and mainland raiders.

Eximius will leave from barrier 6 in Wednesday night’s Tasmanian Stakes at Launceston. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Admiral returned to winning form with …