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Racing Results - 1968 TAS

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Listed Event

New Year Stake 540yds
January 7, 1968. "Hobart
winner Regal Release (Regal Reward xRegal Rosebud)
owner Mrs A Struzaker
2nd Fawn Phantom
3rd Sparkling Bingo
margins 3/4 x 2 1/4 time 30.1"

Maiden Thousand 540yds
January 13, 1968. "Hobart first prize $1,500
winner Ipswich Shaun (Ipswich Boy x Remlette)
owners R S Moore & D B Elmer
2nd Unique Style
3rd Forbes
margins 2 1/4 x 1 time 29.7"

"Hobart Thousand 540yds "
February 4, 1968. "Hobart first prize $3,000
winner Sue Narilla (Rocket Mac x Misspelt)
owner J W Nicholas trainer N L Ballinger
2nd Gay Glitter
3rd Michael's Idol
margins 3 1/2 x 1 1/2 time 29.3"

Hobart Thousand Consolation 540yds
February 10, 1968. "Hobart first prize $400
winner Prince Doutelle (Lucky Bingo x Varminda)
owner K J Baldwin
2nd Ipswich Shaun
3rd Scottish Piper
amrgins nose x 2 3/4 time 30"

Launceston Cup 548yds
February 24, 1968. "Launceston first prize $1,500
winner Persian Opera (Old Berry Hermes x River Star)
owner K Ebdon trainer G H Whitney
2nd Sonar King
3rd Susan's Doll
margins 3/4 x nk time 29 10/16"

Launceston Cup Consolation 548yds
March 4, 1968. "Launceston
winner Jet Era (Spotted Lightning x La Era)
owner W Van der Pol
2nd Steven's Peter
3rd Fiery Bob
margins 2 1/2 x 1/2 time 30 4/16"

Six Hour Day Stake 540yds
March 4, 1968. "Hobart
winner Social Dancer (Old Berry Hermes x River Star)
owner L Donohue
2nd Another Spot
3rd Spot Quest
margins 2 1/4 x 3/4 time 29.9"

Devonport Cup 465yds
March 16, 1968. "Devonport
winner Black Tuesday (Rocket Mac x Murky Linen)
owner Mrs E Thomas
2nd Cheetah Doll
3rd Fenton Girl
margins 1 1/2 x 1/2 time 24 14/16"

Easter Cup 548yds
April 15, 1968. "Launceston
winner Social Dancer (Old Berry Hermes x River Star)
owner L Donohue
2nd Fiery Bob
3rd Regal Release
margins 1 x 1 time 30 2/16"

Gold Collar 548yds
May 18, 1968. "Launceston
winner Bustling Bride (Black Top x Bustling Babe)
owner A Gray
2nd Sonar King
3rd Tijuana Valley
margins 3 1/2 x 2 time 30 8/16"

Grand National Hurdle 785yds
June 15, 1968. "Launceston
winner Valiant Echo (Valiant Spirit x Betty Nebo)
2nd Rare Record
3rd Terrific Dream
margins 1/2 x 8 time 48 6/16"

H G Sturges Mem. Stake (Grades 1,2,3 )548yds
September 14, 1968. "Launceston
winner Galene Girl (Lucky Bingo x Nimble Jet)
owner Mrs V Barrow
2nd Canine Leader
3rd Kay's Double
margins nose x 2 time 30 4/16 "

K Thompson Cup (Grade 1,2,3) 548yds
October 19, 1968. "Launceston
winner Pavella (Lucky Bingo x Nimble Jet)
owner V Barrow
2nd Galene Girl
3rd Mae Two
margins 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 time 29 14/16"

Tasmanian Puppy Championship 540yds
October 19, 1968. "Hobart
winner Coronation Lane (Coronation Spot x Bonny Nimble)
owner C Edwards
2nd Currie Queen
3rd Head Prefect
margins 1 x 3 1/2 time 29.8"

J G Nelson Cup (Grade 1,2,3) 548yds
November 16, 1968. "Launceston
winner Galene Girl (Lucky Bingo x Nimble Jet)
owner H Ward
2nd Bustling Bride
3rd Ripple Harbour
margins 1/2 x 2 time 29 15/16"

Juvenile Championship 465yds
December 11, 1968. "Devonport
winner Magna Desire (Magna Seal x Armatree's Desire)
owner E Green
2nd Switch Vista
3rd Huon Thunder
margins 3 x 1/2 time 25 5/16"

Holiday Stake (Grades 1,2,3) 548yds
December 28, 1968. "Launceston
winner Regal Release (Regal Reward x Regal Rosebud)
owner Mrs A Sturzaker
2nd Move Out
3rd Persian Opera
margins 1 x 1 time 29 15/16"