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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 Heartbroken Over Work The Room Injury

Heathcote Heartbroken Over Work The Room Injury

24 Nov, 2011

Trainer Robert Heathcote has spoken out about losing one of his best gallopers, Work The Room, to injury earlier this week.

Work The Room suffered a bowed tendon during routine trackwork at Eagle Farm on Tuesday morning.

The six-year-old gelding was due to run in the Listed Keith Noud Quality in Brisbane this weekend.

“Unfortunately …

Heathcote Has Doomben Summer Series In His Sights

Heathcote Has Doomben Summer Series In His Sights

10 Nov, 2011

Robert Heathcote has put his bad spring luck behind him in favour of a tilt at the Doomben summer series in Queensland.

The trainer will target the series with Excellantes, Work The Room and Captain Claytain.

The Group 3 George Moore Stakes, the Listed Lough Neagh Stakes and the Listed Bernborough Handicap make up the …

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 …

Heathcote Possesses Army Of Runners At Doomben

Heathcote Possesses Army Of Runners At Doomben

28 May, 2011

Top Queensland trainer Robert Heathcote has a program full of winning chances at Doomben Racecourse today, with a horse in almost every race.

This year has already been one of Heathcote’s most successful winter carnivals yet.

“It has been a good carnival for us,” Heathcote said.

“I planned to have the bulk of my quality …

Heathcote Heavily Armed On BTC Cup Day

Heathcote Heavily Armed On BTC Cup Day

13 May, 2011

While top Brisbane trainer Robert Heathcote has placed his best talent up against Black Caviar in the BTC Cup at Doomben tomorrow, he also has a team of chances in much of the day’s program.

In the first race of the day Heathcote is represented by five-year-old gelding Heartshaker, who has finished no worse than …