News About 2014 Brisbane Handicap

2014 Brisbane Handicap Tips & Selections

2014 Brisbane Handicap Tips & Selections

Both Mouro and Rudy have been scratched from the Listed Brisbane Handicap (1600m) since the field was released on Wednesday, leaving 13 horses to tackle the mile at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday. Four of the 13 runners are offering single figure odds in the Brisbane Handicap betting market at , led by Double Impact at…

Berry Passes Up 2014 Villers Stakes for Luckless Brisbane Trip

Berry Passes Up 2014 Villers Stakes for Luckless Brisbane Trip

Tommy Berry had no qualms passing up a ride at the Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m) meeting this Saturday at Royal Randwick Racecourse in favour of Brisbane considering he had booked a ride on the two most promising horses running at Doomben Racecourse on the same day. Berry was due to partner Carriages in the…

Rudy Odds-On Favourite in 2014 Brisbane Handicap Betting

Rudy Odds-On Favourite in 2014 Brisbane Handicap Betting

It would appear Mouro’s top weight of 61kg in the Listed Brisbane Handicap (1600m) was too much, since the Tony McEvoy-trained horse was scratched from the race on Thursday morning despite drawing well in barrier four with champion hoop Tommy Berry set to ride. This is the second Brisbane race in as many weeks that…

2014 Brisbane Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Brisbane Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw

A final field of 15 horses will tackle the mile this Saturday at Doomben Racecourse in the Listed Brisbane Handicap (1600m). Unsurprisingly, headliner Mouro has been allocated the top weight of 61kg, which is up to seven kilograms more than his 14 rivals. The Tony McEvoy-trained six-year-old is set to jump from barrier four with…

Mouro Leads 2014 Brisbane Handicap Nominations

Mouro Leads 2014 Brisbane Handicap Nominations

The Listed Brisbane Handicap (1600m) is one of five black-type races running at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday, with 18 horses nominated for the mile race on Monday. Headlining the nominations is the Tony McEvoy pair – Mouro and Pelicano. Mouro chose to run in the Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens on November 29…

2014 Brisbane Handicap Bid for Mouro

2014 Brisbane Handicap Bid for Mouro

A likely rain-affected track at Sydney’s Royal Randwick on Saturday sees Hawkesbury-based Tony McEvoy bypass the Group 2 Villiers Stakes with Mouro and take the stallion north for the Brisbane Handicap 2014 at Doomben. McEvoy nominated for both Mouro and Pelicano in this year’s Villiers Stakes over the Randwick mile, but only the latter will…

2014 Recognition Stakes Winner Rudy Weighing Up Options

2014 Recognition Stakes Winner Rudy Weighing Up Options

Helen Page’s four-year-old gelding Rudy justified his favouritism in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) on Saturday, winning the mile race at Doomben by one and a half lengths. Rudy was the $3.40 favourite at heading into the race. The gelding was run conservatively in the early stages by apprentice jockey Luke Tarrant, who was afraid…