News About Rob Heathcote

2015 Moir Stakes Field Features Petits Filous

2015 Moir Stakes Field Features Petits Filous

Ciaron Maher’s undefeated young filly Petits Filous gets a chance to make it five-from-five and take out her maiden Group 1 trophy when she lines up in a top class field of sprinters in Friday night’s Moir Stakes 2015 at Moonee Valley.

Petits Filous will defend her unbeaten record when stepping up in class for Friday night’s 2015 ...

Jumbo Prince Leads 2015 Rough Habit Plate Field

Jumbo Prince Leads 2015 Rough Habit Plate Field

Michael Nolen’s in-form Toowoomba galloper Jumbo Prince is down in the big city this weekend racing in the Rough Habit Plate 2015 in Brisbane as part of Doomben Cup Day.

Toowoomba Guineas winner last Saturday Jumbo Prince backs up in the 2015 Rough Habit Plate at Doomben Racecourse this weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Outback Prince colt is ...

Inauguration Leads Gunsynd Classic 2015 Odds

Inauguration Leads Gunsynd Classic 2015 Odds

Peter Moody’s interstate raider Inauguration is tipped to win the inaugural AD Hollindale Stakes Day race on the Gold Coast card this weekend with victory in Saturday’s 2015 Gunsynd Classic.

Trainer Peter Moody has three 2015 Gunsynd Classic runners at the Gold Coast on Saturday including the favourite Inauguration. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A final field of ...

2015 Gunsynd Classic Features Heathcote Duo

2015 Gunsynd Classic Features Heathcote Duo

A number of possible Queensland Derby contenders will face off on the Gold Coast this weekend in the Gunsynd Classic 2015 including two for premier Brisbane trainer Rob Heathcote.

Fusina is one of two 2015 Gunsynd Classic acceptors for Robert Heathcote at the Gold Coast this weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Kicking off the action of Saturday’s A.D. Hollindale Stakes ...

Magic Millions Open Sprint 2015 Odds: Top Two Hard To Split

Magic Millions Open Sprint 2015 Odds: Top Two Hard To Split

Two smart sprinters are battling for top spot in the 2015 Magic Millions Open Sprint odds for one of the feature races on the Gold Coast Magic Millions Race Day program in Sydney this weekend.

Whittington is narrow favourite to successfully defend his title in Saturday’s 2015 Magic Millions Open Sprint on the Gold Coast. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The $200,000 ...

Hopfgarten Heads 2014 Bernborough Handicap Field

Hopfgarten Heads 2014 Bernborough Handicap Field

Rob Heathcote’s last start Brisbane Handicap winner Hopfgarten heads the field and weights for the Bernborough Handicap 2014 at Queensland’s Toowoomba Racecourse this Wednesday evening in the New Year’s Eve showdown.

Brisbane Handicap winner Hopfgarten shoots for another win in Wednesday night’s 2014 Bernborough Handicap at Toowoomba. Photo: Daniel Costello.

A key summer racing feature in the sunshine state, ...

Riva De Lago Better Suited to 2014 Lough Neagh Stakes Distance

Riva De Lago Better Suited to 2014 Lough Neagh Stakes Distance

Seven-year-old gelding Riva De Lago will be aiming to break a 15-month winning drought on Saturday in the Listed Lough Neagh Stakes (1350m) at Doomben and new trainer Rob Heathcote believes he’s in with a chance.

Rob Heathcote believes Riva De Lago is better suited to the distance of the Lough Neagh Stakes than the George Moore Stakes his last ...

Buffering Runs 6th to Aerovelocity in 2014 Hong Kong Sprint

Buffering Runs 6th to Aerovelocity in 2014 Hong Kong Sprint

Robert Heathcote’s four-time Group 1 winning Queenslander Buffering finished out of the money in his maiden overseas run but was still brave in defeat when sixth to the race favourite Aerovelocity in Sunday’s Hong Kong Sprint 2014.

Buffering will return home for a winter campaign in Brisbane after finishing sixth in the 2014 Hong Kong Sprint. Photo: Daniel ...

Moore’s Dual Hong Kong Sprint 2014 Assault

Moore’s Dual Hong Kong Sprint 2014 Assault

Expat Aussie trainer John Moore is dually represented in the 2014 Hong Kong Sprint field this weekend by two livewire chances in the Sha Tin classic.

John Moore saddles up two horses in the 2014 Hong Kong Sprint field. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Four Group 1 events take place at the track on Sunday for the latest Hong Kong International Race ...

2014 Hong Kong Sprint Barriers – Buffering Midfield

2014 Hong Kong Sprint Barriers – Buffering Midfield

Australia’s representation in the Hong Kong Sprint 2014 field at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, the Rob Heathcote-trained Buffering is drawn in barrier eight for his international debut.

Buffering is drawn in gate eight for Sunday’s 2014 Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Group 1 LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) is one of ...