News About Black Heart Bart

2017 Memsie Stakes a Target for Le Romain

2017 Memsie Stakes a Target for Le Romain

Trainer Kris Lees has underlined the 2017 Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield in September as the first major Group 1 target for stable star Le Romain during the forthcoming Spring Racing Carnival. A three-time Group 1 winner, Le Romain returned to racing in typically excellent form through the recent Autumn Carnival; winning the Group 3…

2017 Memsie Stakes First-Up for Yankee Rose

2017 Memsie Stakes First-Up for Yankee Rose

Sunshine Coast-based horseman David Vandyke is looking at the Memsie Stakes 2017 as a spring opener for his multiple Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose who trialled in Brisbane on Tuesday morning. A rising four-year-old, the daughter of All American stepped out in the public eye at Doomben Racecourse for the first time since her…

Global Glamour Makes 2017 The Everest Appeal

Global Glamour Makes 2017 The Everest Appeal

As just one of four horses to take out more than one Group 1 title at a mile or less last season, connections of ace filly Global Glamour are making an early appeal to get her into The Everest 2017 field this spring. Only Chris Waller’s champion mare Winx, the Darren Weir-trained Black Heart Bart,…

Black Heart Bart To Defend Memsie Stakes Win

Black Heart Bart To Defend Memsie Stakes Win

Trainer Darren Weir has confirmed early spring plans to target the 2017 Memsie Stakes, the first Group 1 race of the new season, with Black Heart Bart who won the Caulfield feature last year. Former Perth-raced champion Black Heart Bart has been in flying form since joining the Weir stables in Victoria two years ago…

Black Heart Bart given top weight in 2017 Stradbroke Handicap

Black Heart Bart given top weight in 2017 Stradbroke Handicap

Multiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart was given the top weight of 58.5kg when weights were released today for the 2017 Group 1 $1.5m Stradbroke Handicap (1400m). The 1400m Stradbroke Handicap is scheduled to run at Eagle Farm on June 10 but that now looks likely to change after the Queensland Oaks meeting set…

Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 Betting Update: Counterattack Market Mover

Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 Betting Update: Counterattack Market Mover

Chris Waller’s last start Doomben 10,000 runner-up Counterattack has been the best backed horse early in 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup betting markets for this afternoon’s Group 1 feature in Brisbane. A field of 13 will take to the track in Eagle Farm Race 7 for the revamped edition of the $700,000 Group 1 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup…

2017 Kingsford Smith Cup Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

2017 Kingsford Smith Cup Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

The revamped Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continues today, Saturday May 27, with Kingsford Smith Cup Day 2017 moving the action to Eagle Farm Racecourse – the meeting’s full race scratchings and track report detailed below. It is sunny skies in Brisbane today and no chance of any real rainfall, but the controversial Eagle Farm track…

Wide Barrier Could Help Music Magnate in Kingsford-Smith Cup

Wide Barrier Could Help Music Magnate in Kingsford-Smith Cup

Veteran Queensland hoop Jeff Lloyd believes the wide barrier draw for his mount Music Magnate in the 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup could prove an advantage on Saturday. Lloyd rides the Bjorn Baker-trained Sydney raider for the third time on the trot this weekend in Eagle Farm’s $700,000 Group 1 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup (1300m). The Group 1…

Heavy Track No Issue for Derryn in 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup

Heavy Track No Issue for Derryn in 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes said the stable’s Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 runner in Brisbane on Saturday Derryn was a horse that “handles all conditions” and that the predicted Heavy Eagle Farm track was a non-issue. Early money has seen the talented Hinchinbrook colt firm in from $7 to $6 in the latest markets at on…

2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup Tips & Odds Update

2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup Tips & Odds Update

The overhauled Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 kicks off Group 1 racing at Eagle Farm this winter, betting tips and the latest odds on the weekend’s Brisbane major detailed below. A dozen sprinters remain in the mix for the old BTC Cup with Black Heart Bart all the rage in markets on Saturday’s $700,000 Group 1 Darley…