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Weetwood Handicap 2013 – Final Field Released

Weetwood Handicap 2013 – Final Field Released

A full 14-horse field plus five emergencies have been named in the final field for the Listed $150,000 2013 Weetwood Handicap (1200m) which will take place in Toowoomba on Saturday.

Doubtfilly is part of a strong Weetwood Handicap field. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Weetwood is a well-regarded sprint in Queensland and included in the field is 2012 Golden Slipper fourth ...

No Looking Back Returns in 2013 Carrington Stakes on Way to Magic Millions

No Looking Back Returns in 2013 Carrington Stakes on Way to Magic Millions

Gai Waterhouse-trained filly No Looking Back will have her first race as a three-year-old in Tuesday’s Listed 2013 Carrington Stakes (1100m) which will serve as a stepping stone towards a start in the $1 million 2013 Magic Millions Guineas on January 12.

No Looking Back (outside) returns on Tuesday in the Carrington Stakes

The daughter of Redoute’s Choice played ...

Heathcote’s Weetwood Handicap 2012 Duo

Heathcote’s Weetwood Handicap 2012 Duo

Rob Heathcote may be without a runner in tomorrow’s Toowoomba Cup, but the Brisbane Premiership winning trainer is preparing to saddle up a double-pronged attack in the day’s feature race at Clifford Park, the 2012 Weetwood Handicap.

Running as Toowoomba Race 6 at 3:25pm (QLD time) this year’s edition of the $150,000 Listed Weetwood Handicap (1200m) is ...

2012 Weetwood Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw

2012 Weetwood Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw

The latest black type to run in Queensland will be the Weetwood Handicap 2012 at Toowoomba Cushion Track on Thursday, the sprint showdown this year dedicated to former jockey Kristy Banks.

Banks fell from a horse at Clifford Park during December last year, the brave 26-year-old suffering horrific injuries that are likely to see her spend out her days in ...

Excellantes Going to the Paddock – Not Melbourne

Excellantes Going to the Paddock – Not Melbourne

The Robert Heathcote trained Excellantes will not head to Melbourne for the spring racing carnival, despite a dominant win at Doomben on the weekend.

Excellantes started as a odds on favourite in the Jim Beam Handicap over 1110m, and jockey Damien Browne rode the young  gelding like the best horse in the race to beat home Startsmeup and The Ringmaster...

Epic Sunshine Coast Guineas Target

Epic Sunshine Coast Guineas Target

The upcoming Sunshine Coast Guineas has been named as the next target for the Kelly Schweida-trained Epic after the well-bred colt broke a five-race losing streak with a gritty victory on Ipswich Cup Day last Saturday.

Stratum three-year-old Epic hadn’t been in the winner’s stall since their smart three length victory at Doomben back on January 19, but they ...