Weetwood Handicap Day Preview


Race 1 - 1:13pm

Class 3 Plate (1850m)

Ultimate Power has a win and four placings from his last five starts at Toowoomba and is a winner over this track and distance. He is coming off a last start second in a 1875m Toowoomba Class 3 and is one of the top chances.

Kimpembe is chasing a hat trick following a win in an 1800m Gold Coast 0 – 62 Handicap followed by a win in an 1845m Toowoomba Class 3 and has strong claims again.

Coco Fashion was a winner two starts back over 1530m at Ipswich before a second in a 1600m Eagle Farm BenchMark 70 Handicap and Rhyme Time is up in class but down in weight following his last start fourth in a 1710m Ipswich Class 2.

2 Units Ultimate Power

Race 2 - 1:48pm

BenchMark 85 Handicap (1625m)

Junction is dropping back in class after finishing sixth in the Listed Brisbane Handicap over 1630m at Doomben and has a great chance for another win on his home track.

Prioritise is undefeated from three starts on his home track in Toowoomba and is coming off a last start fourth in a Gold Coast 1400m BenchMark 90 Handicap and looks nicely placed here.

Supergiant is fitter for two runs back from a spell, his latest a fourth in the Listed Brisbane Handicap (1630m), and Okanagan Miss is the winner of three of her last four starts, her latest a win in a mid-week Eagle Farm 1600m BenchMark 70 Handicap.

2 Units Junction

Race 3 - 2:23pm

Class 6 Plate (1200m)

Pieridae is a four times winner on the Toowoomkba track and is a last start winner over 1200m in an Ipswich Class 5 Handicap and is one of the main chances here.

Rock Beat is a winner over this course and distance and is coming off a last start second in a 1000m Eagle Farm Class 6 and has claims.

Moonshine Lady was back in the winner’s circle last start with a victory in a 1200m Doomben Fillies and Mares Quality and Catesby has three placings from his last four starts.

2 Units Pieridae

Race 4 - 3:02pm

Toowoomba Guineas (3yo) (1625m)

Miss Cabaret is the winner of her only two starts and will be hard to beat again following her win in a 1600m Doomben 3yo Handicap three weeks ago.

The Actuary will strip fitter for one run back from a break for a fifth in a 1350m Doomben 3yo Handicap and the step back up to the 1625m won’t bother.

Calm Seeker is a last start winner over this course and distance in a BenchMark 65 Handicap and Magic Conqueror finished 0.6 lengths behind Miss Cabaret at Doomben.

2 Units Miss Cabaret

Race 5 - 3:42pm

2yo Plate (1000m)

The new season two year olds are stepping out for the first time and some have trial form and some don’t and the betting will be the best guide.

Sherwood Prince has trialled twice at Toowoomba for a third and a win and is ready to make his debut.

Mishani Scandal has won a 650m Deagon barrier trial while his stablemate Mishani Operator has finished second in a 650m Deagon trial.

Star Twinkle also has had the benefit of a trial at Toowoomba and was third in an 870m heat.

No bet

Race 6 - 4:22pm

BenchMark 72 Handicap (1050m)

Aheadofhistime was a last start third in an 1110m Doomben BenchMark 70 Handicap and looks suited here.

Ready To Roam is stepping up in grade following his win in a 1000m Eagle Farm Class 1 and has claims again.

Le Palmier is a last start winner in a 1000m Eagle Farm Class 3, but has to overcome a wide gate and Mick The Hat has good first up form and has drawn the rails.

2 Units Aheadofhistime

Race 7 - 4:58pm

Toowoomba Cup (2000m)

Fighting Teo was a winner three starts back over 2150m at Ipswich and is coming off a last start eighth in a 2030m Doomben Handicap. Can do better than that and has the home track advantage.

The Chris Waller pair of Kaonic and Alward can also figure in the mix.

Alward finished fifth in his latest outing in a 2030m Doomben Handicap while Kaonic will be stepping back up in distance following his latest eight in a 1630m Listed Brisbane Handicap at Doomben.

Reckless Choice is up in class and distance following his latest win in an 1800m Eagle Farm Class 6 but has to ovecome a wide gate.

2 Units Fighting Teo

Race 8 - 5:38pm

Weetwood Handicap (1200m)

Love You Lucy was a Group 2 winner of the Dane Ripper Stakes over 1400m at Eagle Farm during the Winter Carnival and then had a break after finishing fourth in the Listed Bright Shadow over 1200m at Eagle Farm. Love You Lucy has won first up in the past and is undefeated from two starts on the Toowoomba track.

The Odyssey was back in the winner’s stall with an all the way win in an 1110m Doomben Handicap and is ready for the step up to 1200m.

Just Orm has two wins and two seconds from his last four starts and heads up the range after being runner-up to The Odyseey at Doomben and Snitch has won a 1050m Deagon barrier trial since finishing third in a 1400m Eagle Farm Handicap four weeks ago.

2 Units Love You Lucy

Race 9 - 6:15pm

BenchMark 80 Handicap (1300m)

Fasano scored a narrow first up win in a 1200m Eagle Farm Class 4 and then finished third in a 1300m Eagle Farm Class 5. Is fitter for two runs back from a spell and is one of the top chances.

Voila made up plenty of ground last start when fourth in a 1350m Doomben Class 6 and can be thereabouts again.

The Great Boombino hasn’t been far off the mark with two seconds from his last two starts at Doomben and Mishani Bullit has the winkers back on following his latest fifith in a 1200m Doomben BenchMark 80 Handicap.

2 Units Fasano

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