Toorak Handicap 2012 Odds – More Joyous Clear Favourite

October 11, 2012

DEPOSIT $100 to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50 bet with


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25 to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250 to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Toorak Handicap 2012 Odds – More Joyous Clear Favourite

Superstar mare More Joyous may have to carry 60kg in the 2012 Toorak Handicap (1600m) on Saturday but she is still the clear favourite.

More Joyous

More Joyous is the clear favourite in the Toorak Handicap

The eight-time Group 1 winner is $2.00 top elect at to continue her early spring success and claim a second Toorak Handicap after winning in 2010.

Comfortable wins in the Sheraco Stakes and Golden Pendant to begin her spring have the More Than Ready Mare chasing a seventh consecutive victory this weekend after dominating in the autumn.

The six-year-old arrived in Melbourne earlier this week and trainer Gai Waterhouse is confident she can add to her outstanding resume and more than $4.4 million in prizemoney.

“She is the best horse in the race by a long way, she is not badly weighted in my opinion,” Waterhouse said earlier this week.

“She has got to roll the sleeves up at some stage and this is the perfect race to roll them up in.”

The market suggests there are two major challengers to More Joyous this weekend, with Queensland gelding Solzhenitsyn ($4.80) and 2011 winner King Mufhasa ($7.50) both heading into the race in good form.

Solzhenitsyn showed he was up to class in the Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) in his first Melbourne test when he ran home strongly to take third place.

King Mufhasa, a winner of 10 Group 1 races including two in Australia, arrives on the back of a convincing win in the Group 1 Windsor Park Plate (1600m).

Other horses contesting the Toorak Handicap include 2011 Mackinnon Stakes winner Glass Harmonium ($11.00), multiple Group 1 winner Yosei ($14.00), the Leon Corstens-trained Tokugawa ($14.00) and Aaron Purcell’s consistent mare Spirit Song ($16.00).

Got a Toorak Handicap winner picked? Get access to great value odds by betting with

Sign up in time for the Caulfield action this weekend quoting the code BONUSBET and take advantage of their huge $400 bonus bet offer!

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2018 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

Dubai-Bound Hey Doc Resumes in...

Waller Gears Up 2018 Australia...

Waller Gears Up 2018 Australian Guineas Contingent

Sydney-based Chris Waller is stepping-up the autumn lead-up work for his...

Memes Vies for 2018 Expressway...

Memes Vies for 2018 Expressway Stakes Shot

A good run fresh in Saturday’s Summer Sprint at Royal Randwick could earn the...

2018 Robert Sangster Stakes Ta...

2018 Robert Sangster Stakes Target for Houtzen

The Robert Sangster Stakes 2018 in Adelaide this May could be calling for Toby...

Mr Sneaky Cheeky Chance for La...

Mr Sneaky Cheeky Chance for Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2018

Group 1 placed Mr Sneaky could target the 2018 Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field