News About: Solzhenitsyn

Hopfgarten To Settle Closer In 2015 Toorak Handicap

Hopfgarten To Settle Closer In 2015 Toorak Handicap

8 Oct, 2015

Trainer Robert Heathcote has revealed that he would like to see Hopfgarten settled closed to the speed in the 2015 Toorak Handicap at Caulfield on Saturday.

Hopfgarten has the chance to record a maiden win at the highest level of racing in the 2015 Toorak Handicap at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

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Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2015: Hopfgarten Can Emulate Solzhenitsyn

Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2015: Hopfgarten Can Emulate Solzhenitsyn

25 Sep, 2015

Hopfgarten will face the toughest test of his racing career in the 2015 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes and trainer Robert Heathcote is hopeful that the talented galloper can replicate the feats of former stablemate Solzhenitsyn in the Group 1 event at Caulfield tomorrow.

Hopfgarten has the chance to record a maiden win at Group 1 …

Hopfgarten To Melbourne For Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

Hopfgarten To Melbourne For Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

15 Jul, 2015

Trainer Robert Heathcote has confirmed that improving miler Hopfgarten will be sent to Melbourne to contest the 2015 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield on September 26.

Hopfgarten could contest the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes, Toorak Handicap and Emirates Stakes during the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Hopfgarten started his winter campaign …

Riva De Lago straight to Stradbroke Handicap

Riva De Lago straight to Stradbroke Handicap

18 May, 2015

Trainer Robert Heathcote will send Riva De Lago straight to the Group 1 $2m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) at Doomben on June 6 after scoring an upset win in the Glasshouse Handicap at the Sunshine Coast last Saturday.

Glasshouse Handicap winner Riva De Lago will head straight to the Stradbroke Handicap at Doomben. Photo by …

Berry Hopeful Rebel Dane Can Defy Stradbroke Handicap Betting Drift

Berry Hopeful Rebel Dane Can Defy Stradbroke Handicap Betting Drift

6 Jun, 2014

Rebel Dane has drifted out to 2014 Stradbroke Handicap odds of $8, but in-form jockey Tommy Berryremains hopeful that he can steer the entire to victory from his wide gate in the Group 1 event on Saturday.

Tommy Berry will need to give Rebel Dane a gem of a ride to take out the 2014 …

Solzhenitsyn has run his last race

Solzhenitsyn has run his last race

19 May, 2014

Dual Group 1 winner Solzhenitsyn has run his last start after finishing at the tail of the field in the Group 3 $125,000 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m) at Doomben last Saturday.

Robert Heathcote has announced retirement plans for Solzhenitsyn. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Trainer Robert Heathcote reported that Solzhenitsyn had sustained an injury …

Solzhenitsyn To Carry 61 Kilograms In BRC Sprint

Solzhenitsyn To Carry 61 Kilograms In BRC Sprint

13 May, 2014

Trainer Robert Heathcote has confirmed that Solzhenitsyn will contest the 2014 BRC Sprint at Doomben on Saturday, despite being allocated 61 kilograms by Racing Queensland handicappers.

Solzhenitsyn will face a tough assignment with 61 kilograms on his back in the 2014 BRC Sprint at Doomben on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Solzhenitsyn returned …

100 Horses Included In Stradbroke Handicap Nominations

100 Horses Included In Stradbroke Handicap Nominations

30 Apr, 2014

The 2014 Stradbroke Handicap nominations have been released; with 100 horses still a chance to contest the Group 1 event at Eagle Farm on June 7.

Buffering is one of several Group 1 winners that has been included in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap nominations. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

A locally-trained sprinter has not …

Solzhenitsyn To Return From Throat Surgery In Victory Stakes

Solzhenitsyn To Return From Throat Surgery In Victory Stakes

24 Apr, 2014

Two-time Group 1 winner Solzhenitsyn will have his first race start, since having throat surgery, in the 2014 Victory Stakes and trainer Robert Heathcote admits that he is unsure how the tough gelding will respond under race pressure in the Group 2 event at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Solzhenitsyn is having his first race start …

Victory Stakes Field Packed With Talent

Victory Stakes Field Packed With Talent

23 Apr, 2014

The 2014 Victory Stakes field has drawn a select field of talented sprinters; with eight classy gallopers set to contest the Group 2 event at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Spirit Of Boom will be returning to racing for the first time since he took out the William Reid Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…