Toorak Handicap News

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…

2015 Toorak Handicap Perfect for Jabali

2015 Toorak Handicap Perfect for Jabali
July 14th, 2015

Considered one of his crop’s most consistent performers despite being unable to post a race win in his first thirteen starts, trainer Mick Price has revealed Jabali will be set for races likely the 2015 Toorak Handicap (1600m) upon resuming this spring. Jabali stamped his claims as one to watch…

Trust In A Gust wins the 2014 Toorak Handicap

Trust In A Gust wins the 2014 Toorak Handicap
October 11th, 2014

Trust In A Gust has scored his second Group 1 victory in a row after winning the 2014 Toorak Handicap at Caulfield today. Speediness took out second in the tightly fought race, with Desert Jeuney coming in third. It was a fantastic ride from Brad Rawiller on the favourite, who…

2014 Toorak Handicap Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Toorak Handicap Betting Preview and Tips
October 10th, 2014

A classy field of 15 runners have been confirmed to line up for this weekend’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 bet. Having broken through for a maiden victory at the highest…

2014 Toorak Handicap Betting Update

2014 Toorak Handicap Betting Update
October 9th, 2014

A classy field of 15 milers have been confirmed to line up for this weekend’s Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield Racecourse, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint. Having returned to racing in exceptional form this time in, Trust In A Gust has been backed into favouritism…

2014 Toorak Handicap Final Field and Barrier Draw

2014 Toorak Handicap Final Field and Barrier Draw
October 8th, 2014

A talented field of 15 runners have been confirmed for this weekend’s Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield Racecourse, highlighted by the confirmation of several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. Charging home late to secure a maiden Group 1 victory last time out, trainer Darren…

2014 Toorak Handicap Nominations Released

2014 Toorak Handicap Nominations Released
October 7th, 2014

A classy field of 17 runners have been nominated for an appearance in this weekend’s Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield Racecourse, highlighted by some of the Spring Racing Carnival’s most exciting racing prospects. Returning to the track in great condition this time in following nearly a year on…