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Money Bags Big Win!

Money Bags Big Win!

Jul 07, 2018

Finals Day at Flemington is always a highlight of winter racing and it was exciting to win one of the day's feature events - the Silver Bowl Final - with the consistent and talented Mr Money Bags.A horse who had not enjoyed the best of luck (wide from outside barriers at his two ...

Big Odds for Zarpoya!

Big Odds for Zarpoya!

Jun 30, 2018

Barrier 13 was always going to be a tricky one for Zarpoya at Caulfield on Saturday and her chances in the Keno Kwikpik Handicap were not enhanced when she jumped so well from the gates - ending up doing a fair bit of early work and settling wide.Approaching the turn without the ...

Ardee Breaks Through

Ardee Breaks Through

Jun 29, 2018

Little wonder that Ardee was sent out favourite at Geelong on Friday, the lightly raced and promising two-year-old having run so well at his first two starts and enjoying a drop in class having been close up in a Swan Hill juvenile feature.It was a long day for a young horse ...

All The Way For No Alibi

All The Way For No Alibi

Jun 28, 2018

It was straight to the lead for No Alibi at Pakenham on Thursday and it was there she stayed - challenged from before the turn with two rivals right at her girth into the straight.But try as they might, No Alibi just kept kicking and she was strong to the line as caller Terry ...

A Noteworthy Performance

A Noteworthy Performance

Jun 18, 2018

It was straight to the lead for Single Note at Moonee Valley on Saturday - and it was there the tough and game mare stayed, kicking strongly when challenged by Hectopascal over the final 150 - pinning her ears back in determined fashion.What a grand mare she has been for the ...

A Dream Winner

A Dream Winner

Jun 12, 2018

Improving at each run this time in, So You Dream looks set for further success on the back of a dominant maiden victory at Pakenham on Tuesday.A horse who has always shown ability - but who was "a bit boisterous" during his first preparation as a colt, So You Dream was gelded ...

Mr Bags A Win

Mr Bags A Win

Jun 07, 2018

Wide on pace is never the ideal place to be but it does at least ensure smooth running and when a horse is better than his rivals it is best to stay out of trouble.As was with the case with Mr Money Bags at Sandown who was impressive getting clear from the 300m after a tough run ...

Terindah's Two

Terindah's Two

Jun 03, 2018

Stepping up to BM70 races off BM64 competition is no mean feat but Terindah made the transition with ease at Ballarat on Sunday, always travelling well just off the pace in the 1100m contest... just needing a bit of luck in the run home to feature.Fortunately the splits came and ...

All The Way For Evolutionist

All The Way For Evolutionist

Jun 01, 2018

What great form Evolutionist has been in of late, the tough three-year-old at Pakenham on Thursday leading throughout to record his second victory from his last four starts having been game in the placings - without the best of luck - in between his two successes.The blinkers ...

Clever Winner!

Clever Winner!

May 29, 2018

Settling back along the rails from the inside gate at Geelong on Tuesday, Clever Dolly was always travelling well for Jye McNeil but needed luck coming to the turn with a wall of horses in front of her.And fortunately the splits came at the right time and Clever Dolly was so ...

Hat-Trick For Toorak Warrior

Hat-Trick For Toorak Warrior

May 25, 2018

At each of his last three starts Toorak Warrior has not only risen in class but also in distance - and each time he has done everything asked of him winning each of those races in impressive style.At Pakenham on Thursday evening the good-looking bay was once again beautifully ...

Seventh Success For Single Note

Seventh Success For Single Note

May 22, 2018

It had not been the plan for Single Note to lead at Bendigo on Sunday but so well did she jump from an inside gate that it is exactly where she lobbed. And from there she travelled so well for apprentice Fred Kersley.Giving a nice kick into the straight, the daughter of Not A ...

River Dances To Victory

River Dances To Victory

May 20, 2018

It was confident connections that headed to Cranbourne with Riverdance Lad on Friday night, the lightly raced four-year-old having always shown a liking for rain affected going. At just his second outing last winter, the son of Group One sprinter Master Of Design was runner up ...

Believe It!

Believe It!

May 18, 2018

It was a deserved victory on the back of consistent form for Believing who was so strong to the line over 1200m at Pakenham on Thursday night.Appreciating a drop in class having been contesting handy BM70 events, the son of Bel Espirt had his share of weight but was always ...

Win For Walhalla

Win For Walhalla

May 11, 2018

Having only just missed having made a gutsy run along the rails at his previous start at Sale, the promising Walhalla was sent out favourite stepping up from 1105m to 1209m at Echuca on Thursday... and he did not disappoint.Missing the start as has been his want (not an unknown ...

Two In A Row For Toorak

Two In A Row For Toorak

May 11, 2018

He is a horse who has always shown plenty of potential and it is great to see him realising it - Toorak Warrior at Echuca on Thursday impressively winning his second race in a row.Up in class, weight and distance off his tough maiden victory at the same track late last month, ...

Bravo Beaverbrook

Bravo Beaverbrook

May 09, 2018

He may have been the outsider of a five horse field at Sandown on Wednesday but Beaverbrook was able to quickly put his rivals away and win in the style of a short priced favourite.Settling well along the rails towards the rear of the small field, Beaverbrook was patiently ...

Fabulous Fabrication!

Fabulous Fabrication!

Apr 24, 2018

It took a few runs for Fabrication to break through for her maiden win but having done so at Moe a couple of weeks ago she was able to go right on with the job at Echuca on Monday - the second leg of a winning double for the stable and the third of four for Jye McNeil.Beginning ...

Warrior Wins

Warrior Wins

Apr 24, 2018

With just 200m to go it looked unlikely that well supported favourite Toorak Warrior was going to get the prize at Echuca on Monday, having settled at the rear he was still spotting the leaders five or six lengths at that stage.The leader had skipped clear as Toorak Warrior ...

Hero Shows Heart

Hero Shows Heart

Apr 20, 2018

It was a particularly tough win recorded by Kaptive Hero at Pakenham on Thursday evening, the consistent four-year-old helping to set up a good pace stalking the leader Deported as the pair raced lengths clear of their rivals half way through the 1400m contest.It was a great ...

Zarpoya Zips Home

Zarpoya Zips Home

Apr 19, 2018

Punters were prepared to forgive Zarpoya her unplaced run on slow going at Bairnsdale late last month, at Werribee on Thursday sending her out favourite in the 1000m BM58 contest. And she lived up to expectations, always travelling well for Nathan Punch and quickly putting ...

Easy For Evolutionist!

Easy For Evolutionist!

Apr 17, 2018

Galloped on, squeezed out, stuck wide, bad barriers - Evolutionist has not been a particularly lucky horse to date but his patient owners were rewarded with his dominant breakthrough victory at Geelong on Tuesday.Having his tenth start, the consistent son of Bel Esprit was not ...

Nothin' Leica Win

Nothin' Leica Win

Apr 12, 2018

Exciting times await the big and enthusiastic group of owners who were out in force to cheer home the promising three-year-old Nothin' Leica High at Pakenham on Thursday night.Having his first run since finishing out of the placings in the Geelong Classic last October, the well ...

Streets Ahead

Streets Ahead

Apr 10, 2018

It had been a while in between drinks for Streetshavenoname so it was good to see him in winning form at Seymour on Tuesday - the tough and honest seven-year-old appreciating a drop in class when finishing too strong for his rivals.It has been just short of a year since the ...