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Hayes Happy With Vain Stakes Duo

Hayes Happy With Vain Stakes Duo

14 Aug, 2014

David Hayes is set to have both Moonlight Hussler and Zululand in the Group 3 Vain Stakes(1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday and the leading Melbourne trainer is happy with the condition of both of his gallopers.

Zululand will head towards the 2014 Caulfield Guineas after running in the Vain Stakes at Caulfield this weekend. Photo …

Simmering Latest Casualty In Heathcote Camp

Simmering Latest Casualty In Heathcote Camp

1 Dec, 2011

Robert Heathcote cannot believe his bad luck after losing a fifth horse to injury today in promising galloper Simmering.

Simmering could be sidelined for more than a year following his crippling injury that was sustained while working on Eagle Farm’s dirt track earlier today.

The four-year-old gelding was set to have his first up start …

Heathcote To Show Patience With Simmering

Heathcote To Show Patience With Simmering

15 Aug, 2011

He’s won three on the trot and is undoubtedly the best staying prospect in Queensland at the moment but Simmering won’t get a shot at the big races over the spring, not this year at least.

Trainer Robert Heathcote has said that his horse will wind up his campaign this time in and they’ll instead …

Heathcote Needs More Time To Work The Room

Heathcote Needs More Time To Work The Room

22 Jul, 2011

Robert Heathcote has fired a warning to people tipping his horse Work The Room in tomorrow’s Listed Tattersall’s Mile at Eagle Farm.

Although a well backed runner, Heathcote believes the five year old is still not quite at his best and he’ll be a better chance in the week’s to come.

He says that the …

Tomboy Ousted From Spring Carnival Line Up

Tomboy Ousted From Spring Carnival Line Up

21 Jul, 2011

Queensland trainer Robert Heathcote has decided against bringing his talented young filly Tomboy to Melbourne for the Spring Racing Carnival this year.

While Heathcote believes Tomboy is capable of partaking in a spring campaign, he feels that she will be bigger and better next time around.

“We’ve run out of time for Melbourne with her, …

Heathcote’s Classy Stayer To Be Left Simmering

Heathcote’s Classy Stayer To Be Left Simmering

20 Jul, 2011

He looks like a genuine staying prospect but Simmering is unlikely to be part of Robert Heathcote’s spring invasion in 2011.

While the likes of the Caufield Cup and Melbourne Cup may be a bit beyond him right now, if you believe the word around this horse they may not be over the next few …