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Luck Key For Hopfgarten In Magic Millions Trophy

Luck Key For Hopfgarten In Magic Millions Trophy

7 Jan, 2016

Hopfgarten has been included in the 2016 Magic Millions Trophy field and trainer Robert Heathcote is confident that the talented galloper can return to his best form if he receives luck in running in the $1 million event this weekend.

Hopfgarten has the chance to return to winning form in the 2016 Magic Millions Trophy …

Hopfgarten Heathcote’s Best In Bernborough Handicap

Hopfgarten Heathcote’s Best In Bernborough Handicap

16 Dec, 2015

Robert Heathcote has Hopfgarten, Bewhatyouwannabe and Lordag in the 2015 Bernborough Handicap field, but the leading Brisbane trainer admits that Hopfgarten is easily his best chance in the Listed event at Doomben on Saturday.

Hopfgarten will have the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Bernborough Handicap at Doomben this weekend. Photo by: …

Traveston Girl and Hopfgarten draw side by side in Bernborough Handicap

Traveston Girl and Hopfgarten draw side by side in Bernborough Handicap

16 Dec, 2015

Rivals Traveston Girl and Hopfgarten are set to clash again in the Listed $175,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Bernborough Handicap (1615m) at Doomben on Saturday and as well as a pre-emptive battle to the finish line, the pair will be eye balling each other from the start.

Hopfgarten, above, gets his chance to turn the …

Hopfgarten highest rated horse in Bernborough Handicap nominations

Hopfgarten highest rated horse in Bernborough Handicap nominations

14 Dec, 2015

The Robert Heathcote trained Hopfgarten in the highest rated horse among the nineteen nominations for the Listed $175,000 Bernborough Handicap (1615m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Hopfgarten is the highest rated horse nominated for the Bernborough Handicap at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Hopfgarten, rated at 101, is set to clash again with the Tony Gollan …

Hopfgarten can turn the tables on Brisbane Handicap winner Traveston Girl

Hopfgarten can turn the tables on Brisbane Handicap winner Traveston Girl

7 Dec, 2015

Premiership winning trainer Robert Heathcote is confident Hopfgarten can turn the tables on Traveston Girl when they next meet after he was nosed out in the Listed $100,000 Queensland Bus Industry Council Brisbane Handicap (1640m) at Doomben last Saturday.

Traveston Girl, above, will clash again with Hopfgarten in the Bernborough Handicap at Doomben. Photo by …

Harrison to decide tactics for Traveston Girl in Brisbane Handicap

Harrison to decide tactics for Traveston Girl in Brisbane Handicap

4 Dec, 2015

In-form jockey Tegan Harrison will be left with the job of deciding what tactics to use on Traveston Girl in the Listed $100,000 Queensland Bus Industry Council Brisbane Handicap (1640m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Trainer Tony Gollan will leave the race tactics for Traveston Glrl in the Brisbane Handicap up to jockey Tegan Harrison, above. …

Class can carry Hopfgarten to victory in Brisbane Handicap

Class can carry Hopfgarten to victory in Brisbane Handicap

3 Dec, 2015

Premiership winning trainer Robert Heathcote is hoping that class will carry Hopfgarten to victory in the Listed $100,000 Queensland Bus Industry Council Brisbane Handicap (1640m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Hopfgarten has 59kg and barrier 12 to overcome in the Brisbane Handicap at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Heathcote can see the odds stacking up against …

Gollan to saddle up four runners in Brisbane Handicap

Gollan to saddle up four runners in Brisbane Handicap

2 Dec, 2015

Premiership leading trainer Tony Gollan will saddle up four runners in the Listed $100,000 Queensland Bus Industry Council Brisbane Handicap (1640m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Traveston Girl has drawn barrier 2 in the Brisbane Handicap at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Last start all the way Doomben winner Traveston Girl heads the team which includes …

Traveston Girl heads Brisbane Handicap Nominations

Traveston Girl heads Brisbane Handicap Nominations

30 Nov, 2015

In form mare Traveston Girl heads the nominations for the Listed $100,000 Brisbane Handicap (1600m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Traveston Girl is one of four horses trainer Tony Gollan has nominated for the Brisbane Handicap at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Traveston Girl is one of four runners trainer Tony Gollan has entered along with …

Traveston Girl on target for Magic Millions Trophy

Traveston Girl on target for Magic Millions Trophy

23 Nov, 2015

A back in form Traveston Girl is on target for the $1m Magic Millions Trophy (1800m) at the Gold Coast on January 9 after returning to the winner’s circle at Doomben last Saturday.

Recogintion Stakes winner Traveston Girl will be set for the Magic Millions Trophy at the Gold Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

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