Longford trainer John Blacker to stick to shorter races with Swoop Dog

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September 1 2021 - 6:00pm
NEW DIRECTION: Swoop Dog wins the 2100m Launceston Guineas at Mowbray in January. He is likely to target shorter races this season.
NEW DIRECTION: Swoop Dog wins the 2100m Launceston Guineas at Mowbray in January. He is likely to target shorter races this season.
Glass Warrior (outside) gets up in the last stride to win the Launceston Cup. Pictures: Paul Scambler
Glass Warrior (outside) gets up in the last stride to win the Launceston Cup. Pictures: Paul Scambler
Classy pacer Sunny Sanz will return from a long layoff at Mowbray on Sunday night. Picture: Stacey Lear
Classy pacer Sunny Sanz will return from a long layoff at Mowbray on Sunday night. Picture: Stacey Lear

Longford trainer John Blacker is planning to head in a different direction with one of Tasmania's most exciting horses.

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Greg Mansfield

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Racing writer at The Examiner since 1978

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