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Lightning Handicap 2012 Results – Griffon Wins

Lightning Handicap 2012 Results – Griffon Wins

Griffon has produced an extraordinary finish to win the 2012 Lightning Handicap at Eagle Farm Racecourse today. The six-year-old gelding flew down the outside of the track to steal the win away from Royal Bender, who finished second, and Audacious Spirit, who held on for third. It was just Griffon’s fifth run for trainer Robert…

Lightning Handicap 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

Lightning Handicap 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

A 16-horse field containing plenty of quality sprinters has been named for Saturday’s Listed $80,000 2012 Lightning Handicap (1000m) at Eagle Farm. One of the top contenders is in-form Robert Heathcote-trained gelding Excellantes who has drawn wide in barrier 12. The talented four-year-old is chasing a third consecutive victory after winning the Westfield Chermside Handicap…

Quality Sprinters Nominated for 2012 Lightning Handicap

Quality Sprinters Nominated for 2012 Lightning Handicap

A number of quality sprinters have been nominated to contest the Listed $80,000 2012 Lightning Handicap (1000m) at Eagle Farm this Saturday. Included in the 17-horse nominations list is Robert Heathcote-trained gelding Excellantes who will be chasing a third consecutive victory after an impressive winter campaign to date. The talented four-year-old opened his winter carnival…