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Up Cups faces toughest test in Adelaide Cup

Up Cups faces toughest test in Adelaide Cup

11 Mar, 2016

In-form Tasmanian stayer Up Cups will be facing his toughest test when he lines up in the Group 2 $400,000 Adelaide Cup (3200m) at Morphettville on Monday.

Signoff, above, is the favourite for the Adelaide Cup at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Up Cups is racing in outstanding form and is chasing his fifth win …

Oliver to ride Our Harmony in Bow Mistress Trophy in Hobart

Oliver to ride Our Harmony in Bow Mistress Trophy in Hobart

2 Feb, 2016

Damien Oliver will make a flying trip to Hobart on Friday to ride Our Harmony in the Group 3 $125,000 Magic Millions Bow Mistress Trophy (1200m).

Damien Oliver will ride Our Harmony, above, in the Bow Mistress Trophy at Hobart. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Oliver will take over from Regan Bayliss in the fillies and …

Hobart Cup the Target for Warrior Of Fire

Hobart Cup the Target for Warrior Of Fire

22 Dec, 2015

Trainer Jerome Hunter has been thrilled with the condition of Warrior Of Fire this time and has revealed the 2016 Hobart Cup/Launceston Cup double will figure as major campaign targets for the classy gelding.

Daniel Stackhouse partnered Warrior Of Fire to success in this year’s edition of the Hobart Guineas. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Hobart Cup The Long-Term Goal For Ihtsahymn

Hobart Cup The Long-Term Goal For Ihtsahymn

9 Nov, 2015

Trainer Patrick Payne has revealed that the 2016 Hobart Cup will be the long-term goal for Group 1 winner Ihtsahymn.

Patrick Payne is hopeful that Ihtsahymn can return to winning form during his summer preparation. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Ihtsahymn was the star horse of the 2013 Perth Summer Racing Carnival and he took out …

Banca Mo Returns To Winning Form In 2015 Mornington Cup

Banca Mo Returns To Winning Form In 2015 Mornington Cup

28 Mar, 2015

Talented Tasmanian stayer Banca Mo returned to winning form with a tough staying effort in the 2015 Mornington Cup this afternoon.

Banca Mo outstayed his rivals in the 2015 Mornington Cup this afternoon. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Banca Mo had not recorded a race win since he took out the 2013 edition of the Listed …

Adelaide Cup 2015: McEvoy Happy With His Duo

Adelaide Cup 2015: McEvoy Happy With His Duo

9 Mar, 2015

Tony McEvoy has both Pelicano and Lucky Lucky Lucky in the 2015 Adelaide Cup and he is optimistic about the chances of both horses in the Group 2 event at Morphettville this afternoon.

Pelicano has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Adelaide Cup at Morphettville this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart…

2015 Launceston Cup Results: Genuine Lad To Adelaide Cup After Tough Win

2015 Launceston Cup Results: Genuine Lad To Adelaide Cup After Tough Win

25 Feb, 2015

Genuine Lad turned-the-tables on veteran gelding Geegees Blackflash to win the 2015 Launceston Cup in Tasmania this afternoon.

Jockey Craig Williams steered Genuine Lad to victory in the 2015 Launceston Cup this afternoon. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Genuine Lad had little luck in running when he finished a fast-finishing second Geegees Blackflash in the Group …

Geegees Blackflash Wins 2015 Hobart Cup

Geegees Blackflash Wins 2015 Hobart Cup

9 Feb, 2015

Evergreen Tasmanian stayer Geegees Blackflash overcame the top weight of 59 kilograms to record a brave win in the 2015 Hobart Cup this afternoon.

Geegees Blackflash finished over the top of Banca Mo (pictured winning a race at Moonee Valley). Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Geegees Blackflash was settled towards the tail of the …

13 In Hobart Cup Field

13 In Hobart Cup Field

4 Feb, 2015

The 2015 Hobart Cup field has been released and a less than capacity field of 13 runners are set to contest the Group 3 event at Hobart on Saturday.

Pelicano has been included in the 2015 Hobart Cup field. Photo by: Steve Hart

Victorian-trained horses have won the past two editions of the Hobart Cup, …

McEvoy Can’t Fault Pelicano Ahead Of Hobart Cup

McEvoy Can’t Fault Pelicano Ahead Of Hobart Cup

3 Feb, 2015

Pelicano will be included in the 2015 Hobart Cup field and trainer Tony McEvoy can’t fault the tough stayer ahead of the Listed event next Monday.

Pelicano will have the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Hobart Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Pelicano spent almost a year away from racing after had …