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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 ...

Fantastic Fabrication

Fantastic Fabrication

Apr 10, 2018

It was no surprise to see Fabrication sent out favourite at Moe on Monday, the lightly raced and promising three-year-old having finished off so well at her first two runs this time in.Suited by a step up to 1200m, the daughter of Hard Spun got back from the tricky outside gate, ...

Son Salutes

Son Salutes

Apr 09, 2018

It was a reward for consistency when Son Of City was able to salute at Ballarat on Sunday, the four-year-old having been performing so well in the lead-up, not always having the best of luck.Not in the best part of the track when fourth at the same course less than two weeks ...

Terrific Terindah

Terrific Terindah

Apr 06, 2018

He had a jump up in weight to deal with at Pakenham on Thursday evening but the addition of blinkers did the trick for Terindah who was too strong on pace in the BM64 1200m contest.Out fast from the outside gate, Terindah was a bit wide early but was soon travelling sweetly ...

Werbowy Breaks Through

Werbowy Breaks Through

Mar 19, 2018

It was straight to the front for Werbowy at Yarra Valley on Sunday and it was there she stayed, the promising filly proving just too fast for her eight rivals in a 1000m maiden.And it was, said jockey Beau Mertens, a win of merit. "The intention was to go to the front and she ...

Two From Three for Milady Cabriot

Two From Three for Milady Cabriot

Mar 18, 2018

What great form Milady Cabriot has been in of late, the honest mare since late January heading to the races on three occasions and coming home a winner twice with her latest success a dominant victory at Geelong on Saturday. Enjoying a good run for Jamie Mott, the daughter of ...

Zarpoya Zooms

Zarpoya Zooms

Mar 09, 2018

It was a deserved breakthrough for Zarpoya at Pakenham on Thursday evening, the Sepoy three-year-old having been consistent - not always with the best of luck - in the lead up.Losing a length when striking trouble before rallying for a gallant third at her previous outing at ...

Chateau Griffo Breaks Through

Chateau Griffo Breaks Through

Feb 28, 2018

After finishing right in the thick of things at her debut in a Gr.3 Blue Diamond Preview last year, the future looked rosy for Chateau Griffo but connections had to be patient with her maiden victory taking another 13 months to come around.Which was at Bendigo on Wednesday, the ...

Eager Beaver!

Eager Beaver!

Feb 28, 2018

The outside barrier looked like it might make Beaverbrook's task in Wednesday's 1100m BM58 contest at Stawell a tricky one but aided by a lovely ride from Jye McNeil the three-year-old was able to get a nice spot mid-field.Pushed wide turning under the steadier of 60kg, ...

Great New Home For The Terricks

Great New Home For The Terricks

Feb 27, 2018

It is always lovely to see a former member of the stable excelling at a second career and we are delighted that the consistent four times winner The Terricks has found a great forever home.Described by his re-trainers at Shory Park Horses as "an amazing horse, the true ...