Toorak Handicap News

2016 Toorak Handicap an Option for Mr Individual

2016 Toorak Handicap an Option for Mr Individual
July 26th, 2016

Troy Corstens has revealed a race like the Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) could figure as the major spring target for Mr Individual, should the horse continue to build off an impressive last-start victory. Mr Individual failed to return to winning form through a recent trip north to Queensland, but…

2015 Toorak Handicap Tips and Betting Preview

2015 Toorak Handicap Tips and Betting Preview
October 9th, 2015

Some of the Spring Carnival’s standout racing prospects will take to the barriers for Saturday’s 2015 Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m); offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Disposition has returned to racing in slick form this time and remains…

Distance Ideal for Disposition in 2015 Toorak Handicap

Distance Ideal for Disposition in 2015 Toorak Handicap
October 8th, 2015

Lee Freedman has been thrilled with the form and class displayed by Disposition in his two starts this time, and is confident he conditions, particularly the mile of Saturday’s 2015 Toorak Handicap will play directly into his strengths. Disposition began his racing career under the guidance of leading Perth trainer…

2015 Toorak Handicap Odds and Betting Update

2015 Toorak Handicap Odds and Betting Update
October 8th, 2015

A talented and capacity field has been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Disposition ran an agonizingly-close second in the Group 1 Sir Rupert…

2015 Toorak Handicap Field and Barrier Draw

2015 Toorak Handicap Field and Barrier Draw
October 7th, 2015

A talented and capacity field of eighteen has been confirmed for Saturday’s 2015 Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m); highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Spring Carnival’s most exciting racing prospects. Stratum Star charged home to post a maiden win at the highest level in the Group 1 Sir…

Heathcote Thrilled with Hopfgarten Ahead of 2015 Toorak Handicap

Heathcote Thrilled with Hopfgarten Ahead of 2015 Toorak Handicap
October 7th, 2015

Trainer Robert Heathcote has experienced notable success in the Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) with Solzhenitsyn through recent seasons, and is confident he will saddle another leading contender in Hopfgarten in Saturday’s 2015 edition of the race at Caulfield. Hopfgarten has been a strong and consistent performer for Heathcote through…

No Title Defence for Trust In A Gust in 2015 Toorak Handicap

No Title Defence for Trust In A Gust in 2015 Toorak Handicap
August 19th, 2015

Undoubtedly stamping himself as a serious stallion prospect through the 2014 Spring Carnival, trainer Darren Weir has confirmed Trust In A Gust will miss the upcoming spring season through injury; ending his chance of a title defence in the 2015 Toorak Handicap (1600m). Trust In A Gust returned to racing…

2015 Toorak Handicap a Target for Noble Protector

2015 Toorak Handicap a Target for Noble Protector
August 17th, 2015

Robert Smerdon has been pleased with the building condition of Noble Protector since her return to work this time, and has revealed he will settle on a first competitive point of call for the talented import following a barrier trial at Cranbourne on Friday. Noble Protector has been a standout…

Teronado a Possible 2015 Toorak Handicap Contender

Teronado a Possible 2015 Toorak Handicap Contender
July 20th, 2015

Group 1 performer Teronado has not been seen at the races for close to a year, but owner Steve Foster has revealed the rising five-year-old is nearing a return to competition ahead of a 2015 Spring Carnival campaign that could be geared towards a race like the Toorak Handicap (1600m)….

2015 Toorak Handicap an Option for Hopfgarten

2015 Toorak Handicap an Option for Hopfgarten
July 16th, 2015

Hopfgarten undoubtedly proved he is capable of mixing it with the best through his recent Winter Carnival campaign, and trainer Robert Heathcote has revealed he will set the rising five-year-old on a path through races like the 2015 Toorak Handicap (1600m) in spring. Hopfgarten returned to racing for an impressive…