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The Heath 1100 Stakes will be held at Caulfield Racecourse on Memsie Stakes Day featuring a host of The Everest hopefuls.
2023 The Heath 1100 Results
- 1st: #6 Asfoora
- 2nd: #9 Midwest
- 3rd: #1 Ingratiating
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The The Heath 1100 Stakes is a Group 3 1100 metre sprint held at Melbourne’s renowned Caulfield Racecourse on Memsie Stakes Day in late August or early September.
Open to horses aged four years and older The Heath is run under set weights with penalties conditions.
The Heath 1100 field usually attracts a decent variety of gallopers, with some of Melbourne’s classier sprinters often entering the field. While only a Group 3 event The Heath’s calendar spot and the lack of other options means that it attracts a worthy field.
Those horses that perform well in The Heath usually go on to continue their spring campaigns during the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. For this reason it’s always a good idea to check out the from in The Heath.
The race can serve as a guide to upcoming features including even Randwick’s $20 million The Everest (1200m) – the richest turf race in the world.
One of the major lead up races to The Heath is the Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) which is a Group 3 sprint held at Flemington Racecourse.
Many horses who have a good run in The Heath might go on to contest the Group 2 Bobbie Lewis Quality (1200m).
The Heath 1100 shares its race program with three other Group events with the running of the Group 1 Memsie Stakes, Group 3 McNeil Stakes and Group 3 Cockram Stakes.
In 2019 Gytrash ran second in The Heath 1100 results before winning the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning the following February.
The 2021 The Heath 1100 form was franked with the odds-on winner Masked Crusader going on to win the Group 2 Premiere Stakes (1200m) two runs later before his second to Nature Strip in that year’s The Everest results.
The Heath 2023 ran on Saturday September 2, 2023 as part of Caulfield’s Memsie Stakes Day card and was won by Henry Dwyer’s Caulfield specialist mare Asfoora ($2.50F) who was dynamite saluting for the punters first-up.
|2023 The Heath|
|Date:||Saturday September 2, 2023|
|Race Type:||4YO&UP – SW+P|
2023 The Heath 1100 Stakes Results
- 1st: #6 Asfoora ($2.50F)
- 2nd: #9 Midwest
- 3rd: #1 Ingratiating
Caulfield specialist, the Henry Dwyer-trained Flying Artie mare Asfoora ($2.50F), was outstanding first-up in Melbourne in her spring kick-off dominating the 2023 The Heath 1100 results in her first run since a fourth in WA’s $4 million The Quokka back in mid-April.
|1||6||ASFOORA||Henry Dwyer||Mitchell Aitken||3||57kg||$2.50F|
|2||9||MIDWEST||Anthony & Sam Freedman||Daniel Moor||1L||5||57kg||$19|
|3||1||INGRATIATING||James Cummings||Blake Shinn||1.2L||4||58.5kg||$14|
|4||7||GENERATION||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||Mark Zahra||1.95L||1||57kg||$11|
|5||13||MAGIC TIME||Grahame Begg||Jordan Childs||2.15L||10||56.5kg||$4.80|
|6||4||ASHFORD STREET||Ken Elford||Jamie Mott||2.65L||2||58kg||$61|
|7||2||KALLOS||James Cummings||Ms Jamie Kah||2.85L||8||58.5kg||$8|
|8||12||SIGH||Peter G Moody & Katherine Coleman||Ms Carleen Hefel (a)||4.6L||6||56.5kg||$10|
|9||8||STARRY LEGEND||Archie Alexander||Declan Bates||4.7L||9||57kg||$151|
|10||5||MASKED CRUSADER||Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes||Jye McNeil||4.8L||7||57kg||$12|
|11||14||WEE NESSY||Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr)||Damian Lane||7.8L||11||56kg||$21|
|15||LA DANSEUSE ROUGE||Cliff Brown||Jake Noonan||0|
|3||BELLA NIPOTINA||Ciaron Maher & David Eustace||Craig Williams||0|
|11||EXPRESS PASS||Nick Ryan||Blaike McDougall||0|
|10||ON THE LEAD||Richard & Will Freedman||Damien Oliver||0|
Table Credit: Racing Australia.
2023 The Heath 1100 Stakes Betting Odds
Updated The Heath 1100 Stakes 2023 odds and betting market links to the sprint showdown will be available right here once opened at Ladbrokes.com.au.
Masked Crusader ($1.90 in 2020) and Asfoora ($2.50 in 2023) are the latest The Heath 1100 Stakes favourites to salute for the punters.
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2023 The Heath 1100 Stakes Form
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2023 The Heath 1100 Stakes Tips
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2023 The Heath 1100 Stakes Field
The 2023 The Heath field of final acceptors and barriers are released on the Wednesday of race week and will be available below once announced by Racing Victoria.
2023 The Heath 1100 Stakes Nominations
Nominations for The Heath 1100 2023 are taken the Monday of race week and will be published in full below.
The Heath 1100 History
The Heath is named for Caulfield Racecourse, which is affectionately known by locals as “the heath”, a reference to its scrubby early days. The Heath has enjoyed a variety of names throughout history, some of which are listed below:
|2014||The Heath 1100|
|2008-11||Clamms Seafood Stakes|
|2007||Martha Cove Classic|
|2006||The Heath 1100|
|2003||Australian Racing Museum Plate|
|2002||GB Galvanising Sprint|
|Up to 2001||Thomas North Handicap|
The Heath was an unlisted race prior to 2005 when it was upgraded to listed. In 2013 The Heath received a further status upgrade to Group 3. Since 2002 The Heath has been held at Caulfield Racecourse and has been run over 1100 metres.
Notable The Heath winners include Lovely Jubly (2003), Atomic Force (2011), Samaready (2013), and subsequent two-time The Everest champion Redzel (2016).
The Heath 1100 results since 2002 are listed below.
The Heath Results
|2023 The Heath 1100||1st||Asfoora||1 minute 2.91 seconds|
|2022 The Heath 1100||1st||Shooting For Gold||1 minute 4.33 seconds|
|2021 The Heath 1100||1st||Masked Crusader||1 minute 3.75 seconds|
|2020 The Heath 1100||1st||Diamond Effort||1 minute 3.24 seconds|
|2019 The Heath 1100||1st||Crystal Dreamer||1 minute 3.41 seconds|
|3rd||Ball Of Muscle|
|2018 The Heath 1100||1st||Ball Of Muscle||1 minute 3.51 seconds|
|2017 The Heath 1100||1st||Voodoo Lad||1 minute 3.6 seconds|
|2nd||So Si Bon|
|2016 The Heath 1100||1st||Redzel||1 minute 4.54 seconds|
|2nd||Under the Louvre|
|3rd||Santa Ana Lane|
|2015 The Heath 1100||1st||Bounding||1 minute 3.4 seconds|
|2014 The Heath 1100||1st||Flamberge||1 minute 3.7 seconds|
|2013 The Heath 1100||1st||Samaready||1 minute 4.4 seconds|
|2012 The Heath 1100||1st||Golden Archer||1 minute 2.7 seconds|
|2nd||Mr Make Believe|
|2011 The Heath 1100||1st||Atomic Force||1 minute 2.7 seconds|
|2nd||Testa My Patience|
|3rd||Chosen To Fly|
|2010 The Heath 1100||1st||Rightfully Yours||1 minute 5.4 seconds|
|2009 The Heath 1100||1st||First Command||1 minute 3.7 seconds|
|3rd||Here De Angels|
|2008 The Heath 1100||1st||Bel Mer||1 minute 4.04 seconds|
|2007 The Heath 1100||1st||Undue||1 minute 3.7 seconds|
|2006 The Heath 1100||1st||Shadoways||1 minute 2.96 seconds|
|2005 The Heath 1100||1st||Classiconi||1 minute 6.6 seconds|
|2004 The Heath 1100||1st||Monahan Tweed||1 minute 3.7 seconds|
|2003 The Heath 1100||1st||Lovely Jubly||1 minute 5.0 seconds|
|2002 The Heath 1100||1st||Crystal Finale||1 minute 2.4 seconds|
|2nd||Feel The Noise|