Bob Hoysted Handicap 2024 Race Details

Race 5 at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday the 30th of March 2024.

The Bob Hoysted Handicap is a Listed race held at Flemington Racecourse and is run over 1000 metres. It is for horses aged four-years-old and older and is run under handicap conditions. The total prize money is $175,000 this year.

You can read more about the race history, lead-up races, and past winners on the Bob Hoysted Handicap page.

Bob Hoysted Handicap 2024 Preview

Track: Good  Weather: Fine

What You Need is well placed here. Maps well and has stacks of upside. Hard to beat here. Katsu has class and looks well placed in this field. Recommendation will need a little luck from the draw but is well placed. Sans Doute is from NZ, has out three wins on the trot and looks well placed here. Najem Suhail looks well placed.

Bob Hoysted Handicap 2024 Runner by Runner

1. Athelric (10)

Hard draw but does have class. Goes in the mix.

2. Recommendation (7)

Maps a little tricky but has claims in this field. Solid form lines and well placed here.

3. Holyfield (6)

Can’t have.

4. Najem Suhail (4)

Maps well and consistent to date. Can bounce back from last start and looks well placed here. Hard to beat.

5. Ghaanati (1)

Maps well from the draw and is good when on song. Keep an eye on the market.

6. Katsu (5)

Maps well and looks well placed in this field. Has class and looks hard to beat. This race suits and looks a huge chance.

7. What You Need (2)

Maps well from the draw and has put three wins in a row. This race looks suitable and the map looks ideal. This race suits. Hard to beat.

8. Viviane (8)

Tough draw but has been around the mark this prep. This race is suitable.

9. Sans Doute (3)

Racing well and has put three in a row on the trot. Hard to beat here and looks well placed.

10. Home Rule (9)

Can’t have.

Bob Hoysted Handicap 2024 Tips

The following are the top 4 selections for this years race.

Bryce Parker’s Tips
7 What You Need
6 Katsu
2 Recommendation
9 Sans Doute

Previews for other races this week

Listed Melvista Stakes 2024 (Ascot 2200m)  – Friday

Group 1 Australian Cup 2024 (Flemington 2000m)

Group 3 Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes 2024 (Flemington 1200m)

Group 1 Tancred Stakes 2024 (Rosehill 2400m)

Group 1 Vinery Stud Stakes 2024 (Rosehill 2000m)

Group 2 Tulloch Stakes 2024 (Rosehill 2000m)

Group 2 Emancipation Stakes 2024 (Rosehill 1500m)

Group 3 Doncaster Prelude 2024 (Rosehill 1500m)

Group 3 Neville Sellwood Stakes 2024 (Rosehill 2000m)

Group 3 Star Kingdom Stakes 2024 (Rosehill 1200m)

Group 3 Baillieu Handicap 2024 (Rosehill 1400m)

Group 3 WA Oaks 2024 (Ascot 2400m)

Listed Hills Railway Stakes 2024 (Oakbank 1100m)

Bob Hoysted Handicap 2024 Race Results

Result Horse Margin
1st 9 Sans Doute
2nd 4 Najem Suhail 0.2 length
3rd 7 What You Need 1.2 lengths
4th 5 Ghaanati 1.95 lengths

The track was rated as Good 4.

Scratching: 2. Recommendation.