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A Sweet Double!

A Sweet Double!

Aug 31, 2015

It was a winning day for the stable at Sunday's transferred (from Sale) Pakenham meeting - two runners, two winners!The first of which was the lightly raced mare Sweet Clementine who was back to her best at only her second run this time in.An eye-catching fifth when resuming at ...

Terrific Terricks

Terrific Terricks

Aug 31, 2015

The second leg of our Pakenham winning double, The Terricks deserved his win in the Hollies Closet Handicap, having found his share of bad luck at previous outings.Nicely ridden by Ryan Maloney, the five-year-old was always travelling well in the 1600m contest, happy to trail ...

A Winning Lesson

A Winning Lesson

Aug 29, 2015

It was a deserved victory for Unruly Student at Ballarat on Thursday, the four-year-old having been in such consistent form since breaking his maiden at Pakenham in June. Close up at three runs in between, the Churchill Downs gelding was superbly ridden by Mark Zahra who had the ...

Prix D'Or Salutes

Prix D'Or Salutes

Aug 20, 2015

A horse with a love affair for the synthetics, Prix D'Or was back to his best with a barnstorming victory at Pakenham on Thursday.Out of the winner's circle this year, the son of Redoute's Choice had nevertheless been performing consistently without always having the best of ...

Cranbourne Trainer Of The Year

Cranbourne Trainer Of The Year

Aug 17, 2015

It was a big thrill for the stable to be recognised by our peers at Saturday Cranbourne Racing Industry Awards night - Robbie Griffiths crowned Cranbourne's leading trainer for the 2014/2015 season.We cheered on 102 wins over the course of the racing year and wish to thank our ...

Tiger Roars

Tiger Roars

Aug 04, 2015

It was a barnstorming victory by Tigerdan on the Geelong synthetic on Tuesday, the four-year-old as he is want to do drifting a fair way back before really letting go over the final 200m.As the leader skipped clear half way down the straight Tigerdan was just gathering momentum ...

A Beautiful Victory

A Beautiful Victory

Jul 31, 2015

It was a deserved breakthrough for Beautiful Assassin at Pakenham on Friday, the three-year-old having been close up at previous assignments - having her hoof on the till for some time.And what a way to break her maiden, the daughter of Wanted showing good pace and doing ...

100 for the season!

100 for the season!

Jul 29, 2015

The stable was in celebratory mode at Sale on Thursday, The Princeling finding the line in determined fashion to win the 2200m Showcase event - in doing so becoming our 100th winner for the season.It has been a great racing year for us and we thank all of our clients including ...

Great Geoff!

Great Geoff!

Jul 28, 2015

He may have been green but he certainly knew how to find the line, Geoff so impressive saluting at his Pakenham debut on Tuesday.Well rated outside the leader by Ben Melham, the Beneteau two-year-old took over at the 200m - and away he went, wayward but brilliant!"He is still ...

Roman Fizz Sizzles!

Roman Fizz Sizzles!

Jul 17, 2015

A horse did not want to show his best as a colt, Roman Fizz has hit the track running as a gelding - first up at Pakenham on Friday racing away to an impressive 3 1/4 length victory.Having his first run since mid-February, the three-year-old put on public display what he has ...

Wolf Breaks Through

Wolf Breaks Through

Jul 17, 2015

It was an overdue and much deserved maiden win for Himalayan Wolf at Pakenham on Friday, the consistent three-year-old making up for a recent run of bad luck with a gutsy performance.Having her tenth start, and her fourth in a row at Pakenham, a track she has shown a good liking ...

Deja Phew!

Deja Phew!

Jul 10, 2015

It was a joy and a relief to see Deja Blue break her maiden in such convincing fashion at Geelong on Friday, the promising two-year-old having been so desperately unlucky at her previous outing. Getting behind a wall of horses on that occasion, Deja Blue was travelling well ...

Change Of Fortune For Rearview

Change Of Fortune For Rearview

Jul 09, 2015

Last but luckless as favourite at his previous outing on the Geelong synthetic, Rearview was terrific atoning in determined fashion at that same track on Tuesday. Badly held up for runs all the way down the straight in late June, Rearview was forgiven by punters and again ...

Geepee Flies!

Geepee Flies!

Jul 05, 2015

Flying Geepee continued the stable's great run with juveniles this season when breaking his maiden in strong fashion at Pakenham on Sunday. A horse who has always shown good ability, the bay has however taken a little while to figure things out - his first win coming at his ...

Stable's 2Y0s on fire!

Stable's 2Y0s on fire!

Jul 02, 2015

It was straight to the front for Bellomo at Geelong on Tuesday and there he stayed, the promising two-year-old always travelling well for Ben Melham and giving a good kick in the run home. Saluting by a soft 1 1/4 lengths at only her second start, Bellomo appreciated a step up ...

Mega Winner

Mega Winner

Jun 25, 2015

After our earlier runners on the Pakenham synthetic programme on Thursday found a bit of trouble it was a relief to see Megamind enjoy a trouble free run in the BM70 Handicap. And didn't he find the line well, hooking out at the turn and finishing on strongly - racing a touch ...

Don't Doubt This Girl!

Don't Doubt This Girl!

Jun 24, 2015

Rises in class and distance proved no hindrance to the promising Don't Doubt Marley as she went on her winning way at the metropolitan grade meeting at Sale on Wednesday. Having been a gutsy winner at her Geelong debut over 1000m 22 days previously, Don't Doubt Marley was up ...

Unruly Rules!

Unruly Rules!

Jun 19, 2015

A busy day at Pakenham began in winning style with Unruly Student breaking his maiden in impressive fashion. A horse who has always shown ability, Unruly Student had been in the placings at three of his first five starts and it was good to see him hit the line so well. "He ...

Secret Flying At Geelong

Jun 18, 2015

The second leg of our Geelong winning double, Commanding Secret is another filly who displays a terrific affinity for the synthetic surface, the three-year-old in three starts at the track winning twice. Because of that terrific form Commanding Secret was favourite in ...

Viking Breaks Through

Viking Breaks Through

Jun 12, 2015

A horse who has always showed a fair bit at home, Viking Prince did not take long to break his maiden - the son of Magnus (pictured) racing away to an easy victory at Geelong on Friday. Settling nicely behind the leaders, the promising three-year-old settled better with the ...

Faction @ Flemington

Faction @ Flemington

Jun 12, 2015

Despite a jump up in the weights, talented filly Faction was able to break through for her first metropolitan victory on Wednesday - the daughter of Encosta de Lago racing away to an impressive 3/4 length win at Flemington. Under the steadier of 59kg, Faction travelled nicely ...

Darcy's Debut

Darcy's Debut

Jun 09, 2015

Having caught the eye with a strong finishing second at her Pakenham debut late last month, promising filly Darcy's Law was a warm favourite at that same track on Tuesday. Doing her best work late after drifting back at her first start, Darcy's Law was right up on the pace ...

No Doubting Flash!

No Doubting Flash!

Jun 07, 2015

It was a big quadrella dividend at Moonee Valley on Saturday and our lovely girl Flash Of Doubt contributed to a big day for some lucky punters with fast finishing victory in the Cafetto Evo Handicap. Nicely primed for the 1200m contest at her third run this preparation, the ...

Four for It's One

Four for It's One

Jun 05, 2015

61kg is quite the steadier but it proved no hindrance for the tough It's One at Pakenham on Thursday, the talented four-year-old finding the line to win the Slickpix Showcase in determined fashion. Conceding the runner up 5 1/2 kg and the third horse a staggering 7 1/2kg, It's ...