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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 ...

Doubt At Debut

Doubt At Debut

Jun 03, 2015

The second leg of our Geelong running double, the promising two-year-old Don't Doubt Marley was kept very safe in the Jim's Mowing Maiden Plate and what a great job she did taking on and defeating the older horses at her first start. Jumping well from her inside gate, the good ...

Positive Performance from Negative

Positive Performance from Negative

Jun 03, 2015

It may have taken a while for Negative Nelly to make her way to the barriers for the running of the City Of Geelong Maiden Plate on Tuesday but she made it worth the wait by recording an impressive first up victory. Having her first run since January, and her first for the ...

A Winning Moment

A Winning Moment

May 30, 2015

It looked no easy task for Moment Of Pride at Sale on Thursday, the promising three-year-old drawing barrier 15 in a big field at debut. And he did have to do a bit of early work, caught wide before pressing on to sit outside the leader - but once there he travelled well for ...

A Heavenly Victory

A Heavenly Victory

May 21, 2015

It took a little while for Heavenly Dancer to break through for her first win but it was certainly worth the wait as the four-year-old raced away to a stunning victory at Geelong on Tuesday. Having her tenth start, the bay was partnered with Chris Parnham for the first time ...

A Heavenly Victory

A Heavenly Victory

May 21, 2015

It took a little while for Heavenly Dancer to break through for her first win but it was certainly worth the wait as the four-year-old raced away to a stunning victory at Geelong on Tuesday. Having her tenth start, the bay was partnered with Chris Parnham for the first time ...

Bitten By Winning Bug

Bitten By Winning Bug

May 20, 2015

Having run so well at his first two starts it was no surprise that Bitten was sent out favourite at Geelong on Tuesday - and the three-year-old rewarded his supporters with a strong on pace victory. Jumping fast to settle outside the leader, Bitten engaged in a two horse war ...

Streeting his Rivals

Streeting his Rivals

May 18, 2015

A horse who just does not know how to run a bad race, Streetshavenoname has been in particularly good form of late - at Pakenham on Sunday recording his second win from his last three starts. Drifting back to the rear of the field, Streetshavenoname was patiently ridden by ...

Out On A High Note

Out On A High Note

May 18, 2015

A horse who has not always had the best of luck, Electric Charge was a deserved winner at Pakenham on Sunday. Striking interference when a close up Ballarat fourth at her previous outing, Electric Charge again did not have an ideal run after being slowly away and ending up ...

Addicted To Winning

Addicted To Winning

May 17, 2015

The Donald Classic is one of the stronger two-year-old provincial contests at this time of year and it was a pleasure for the stable to win it with promising debutant Written Addiction. A good-looking son of the in-form Written Tycoon, Written Addiction settled nicely midfield ...

Tough Terricks

Tough Terricks

May 15, 2015

Having not had the best of luck at his first two runs this time in, it was good to see The Terricks find the line in such determined style at Echuca on Thursday. Patiently ridden by Chris Parnham, the four-year-old drifted back along the rails from his inside gate and was able ...

A Commanding Victory

A Commanding Victory

May 14, 2015

It was good to see Commanding Secret take to the track what she has always shown at home - the promising filly at Geelong on Tuesday racing away to a dominant maiden victory. Always travelling well for Glen Boss, Commanding Secret sat off the leader and soon had that horse's ...

Soaked's Double

Soaked's Double

May 03, 2015

Having gained confidence with a fast finishing victory at Cranbourne a few weeks ago, Soaked was back to his favourite track with another big win on Friday night. Again settling back for Matthew Allen, the six year-old was not bothered by a rise in class as he eased out at the ...

Lovely Laguna

Lovely Laguna

Apr 29, 2015

Aided by a lovely ride from Ryan Maloney, Laguna Vista was strong to the line saluting first up in dominant fashion at Geelong on Tuesday. Having her first run since early February, the four-year-old looked to be faced with a tricky assignment from a wide gate but Maloney had ...

Down The Hatch shines first up

Down The Hatch shines first up

Apr 25, 2015

A filly who has always shown above average ability, Down The Hatch proved a class above her rivals when resuming at Cranbourne on Friday night. Jumping fast before taking a sit behind the leader, Down The Hatch travelled well throughout and, after getting clear early in the ...

Que-Does!

Que-Does!

Apr 23, 2015

He's still green - but he is good! Quedoutes at just his second start saluted in impressive fashion at Ballarat on Thursday, proving 3/4 length too strong for his rivals despite not really knowing what he is doing. Travelling nicely on the rails just behind the pace, the well ...

Ballarat Running Double

Ballarat Running Double

Apr 23, 2015

It was fun cheering on a running double at Ballarat on Thursday, especially as our success came at the hands of two very exciting young horses. Hot on the heels of an easy victory by Quedoutes, promising filly Faction was just as impressive, getting back but weaving to the ...

Deserved Win for Soaked

Deserved Win for Soaked

Apr 19, 2015

It had been a while in between drinks for Soaked who was strong to the line recording a much deserved victory at Cranbourne last Friday night. Looking well placed at the mile having railed home gamely over 1412m at his previous start at Seymour, the consistent six-year-old was ...

Melanion Bounces Back

Melanion Bounces Back

Apr 13, 2015

Having expected Melanion to prove hard to beat when he was first up at Terang early last month, it was disappointing when the three-year-old failed to beat a runner home - subsequently found to have pulled the muscles across his rump. Fortunately he bounced back quickly from ...

Streeting To Victory

Streeting To Victory

Apr 12, 2015

It has taken a little while to figure out Streetshavenoname but we seem to have found the key to the honest four-year-old now - he is purely a sprinter. "We have tried to stretch him out a bit in the past but it just hasn't worked," Robbie Griffiths said, "so we will keep him ...

Great Grane!

Great Grane!

Apr 11, 2015

It was a deserved win for Grane at Seymour on Thursday, the consistent having been so game finishing in the first four at each of his four previous runs this preparation. Whilst rising in weight from a Bendigo fourth, Grane was suited down a little in class contesting the ...

Tuscus Impresses

Tuscus Impresses

Apr 04, 2015

On breeding alone Tuscus is a horse to get excited about, the son of Domesday being from one of the world's great families... the descendant of Northern Dancer's best daughter Fanfreluche able to boast amongst his relations the likes of Holy Roman Emperor, Flying Spur and ...

We win the first at Racing.Com Park!

We win the first at Racing.Com Park!

Mar 26, 2015

It was a thrill for everyone at the stable to win the very first race at Australia's newest racetrack, Racing.Com Park at Tynong on Thursday. "It is absolutely sensational to be a part of history," Robbie enthused, adding that he was particularly happy to win the race with the ...