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Eagle Farm racing tips

Wednesday’s Eagle Farm betting tips & quaddie | 3/8/2022

A seven-race metropolitan program will be run and won at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Wednesday, August 3. HorseBetting's Queensland racing analyst presents his best bets...

Rothfire stars in Doomben trials

Rothfire made his first appearance in 2022, as he prepares for the Victory Stakes on April 30. The Rob Heathcote-trained galloper was dominant in winning...
Robert Heathcote

Heathcote runners impress at Doomben trials

Rob Heathcote had a busy morning at the Doomben trials on Tuesday, saddling up 17 horses across the 21 heats, including Ekaterina, Rayjen and Emerald...
Full Metal Jacket

Punt Drunk: Heathcote contesting fine over foul-mouthed rant

Punt Drunk takes a look at some of the major stories in racing at the moment, including the fallout from Robert Heathcote's recent altercation with...
Victory Eight

Miller Eyeing Off Another Coast Feature

Trevor Miller believes a massive weight drop will prove a major boost to the chances of Victory Eight in the Sunshine Coast Cup.

Injured Rothfire Ruled Out Of The Everest

The Everest dream is over for connections of beaten Golden Rose favourite Rothfire, who has been confirmed to have suffered a serious leg injury.

Heathcote Savouring Rothfire Adventure

From travelling the world as a tour manager to training thoroughbreds, Robert Heathcote's working life has taken him on one journey after another.

Rothfire Confirmed For The Everest Slot

Group One winner Rothfire has become the first three-year-old to book a place in the world's richest turf race, securing the Everest slot held by...

Rothfire misses gallop after stable mishap

Trainer Rob Heathcote is not hitting the panic button with Rothfire after a minor injury ruled him out of a jump out at Doomben.

Rothfire steals the show at Doomben trials

Outstanding three-year-old Rothfire has starred at the Doomben barrier trials, recording a brilliant all-the-way win in fast time.
Ron Stewart

Ron Stewart back riding after fall at home

Group One-winning Queensland jockey Ron Stewart will resume riding at Eagle Farm after a three month break following a fall at his home in March.

Rothfire second favourite for Golden Rose

Brilliant JJ Atkins winner Rothfire has been installed as second favourite for the Group One Golden Rose in September.

Group One wins add award battle intrigue

The wins of Tyzone in the Stradbroke and Rothfire in the JJ Atkins have put them in the mix to be voted Queensland Horse Of...

Rothfire dominates in Group One JJ Atkins

Rothfire has won the Group One JJ Atkins, beating Gotta Kiss and The Drinks Cart in the $350,000 race at Eagle Farm.
Jim Byrne

Jim Byrne fired up for Group One result

Hard work to overcome a broken leg injury has given jockey Jim Byrne a chance to win the Group One JJ Atkins on Rothfire.
Robert Heathcote

COVID-19 restrictions give locals Group 1 boost

Coronavirus travel restrictions have kept many top riders and stables away from Brisbane giving locals improved chances at winning initial Group Ones.
Deep Image

Deep Image makes the cut for Stradbroke

Robert Heathcote doubled his chances of winning a maiden Queensland Group One race when Deep Image was the last horse into the Stradbroke Handicap field.

Starosa shortens for Group One Atkins

Under-rated filly Starosa has been the big shortener in betting markets for the Group One J J Atkins after her Doomben win.
Robert Heathcote

Push to upgrade Queensland carnival

There is a renewed push to include more Group One races in the Queensland winter but officials say they have done their best under coronavirus...
Step Aside

Griffin makes most of Sunshine Coast ride

Jockey Dan Griffin usually rides at the Gold Coast but has made the most of a Sunshine Coast mount to win on Step Aside.

Guntantes back on the winter trail

Three-year-old Guntantes will be kept on a winter campaign path at the Sunshine Coast after trialling well.
City Smart

Ex-Swans manager kicks a goal at Doomben

Former Sydney Swans AFL manager Ron Thomas has tasted success in racing with City Smart winning at Doomben.

Minjee repeats the dose in Doomben victory

Tough filly Minjee has again stormed home from last to beat Snappy Reply in a replica of her win at her previous start.
Dusty Tycoon

Dusty Tycoon to return to silent reception

There is usually a huge roar when filly Dusty Tycoon races but coronavirus restrictions mean she will return to an eerie silence at Doomben.
Femme Fireball

Doomben switch helps Femme Fireball

The switch of the Brisbane meeting from Eagle Farm to Doomben can help Femme Fireball win her first race over 1600m.