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Fizzing On New Year's Eve!

Fizzing On New Year's Eve!

Jan 02, 2017

What great form Roman Fizz has been in this time in, the tough and talented five-year-old winning three of his last four - so tough on pace at Moonee Valley on Saturday night.Amazingly sent out at double figure odds on the back of his consistent form, Roman Fizz was always ...

Seeing Out The Year With A Bang!

Seeing Out The Year With A Bang!

Jan 02, 2017

He has not quite got the amazing Moonee Valley record of stable favourite Dandy Kid (a record breaking 15 wins) but It Is Written has an undoubtable love affair with the Strathayr - on Saturday night recording his eighth win at the track.And it was somewhat of a novel win, only ...

Double For Northkape

Double For Northkape

Jan 01, 2017

It is no mean feat to step up from a BM64 to a BM70 but that is just what Northkape did at Cranbourne on Friday night - and she did so in style!Showing her usual stellar pace, Northkape was straight to the lead and always going well with her ears pricked as she cornered. ...

Toorak Miss Impresses at Debut

Toorak Miss Impresses at Debut

Dec 22, 2016

What a terrific job the broodmare Curvaceous Miss, has done - at Sale on Thursday the daughter of Anabaa owned by our good clients at Nangawooka Park. represented by her ninth individual winner.This is a family that has been good to our stable and it was exciting to cheer home ...

Deja Blue All Over Again

Deja Blue All Over Again

Dec 21, 2016

Talented mare Deja Blue has taken a real shine to Sandown's Hillside track and on Wednesday was good to the line impressively winning the Le Pine Handicap.It was a case of deja vu for Deja Blue who was successful at the same track in mid-November although on that occasion it was ...

Lovely Loquacious Lass

Lovely Loquacious Lass

Dec 20, 2016

It was hard to confident regarding the chances of Loquacious Lass at Mornington on Tuesday, the four-year-old settling well back in the 1200m maiden, at times racing a little greenly with her head up and mouth open.But there was plenty in the tank and when Craig Newitt asked her ...

Go Bo!

Go Bo!

Dec 19, 2016

Flashy chestnut Bo Zephyr never looked in any doubt as he travelled kindly back in distance at Echuca on Monday, the three-year-old really looking the goods as he raced away to a soft 2 1/2 length maiden victory. Dropping back from a mile to 1400m, the son of Keep The Faith ...

Double For Scandimania

Double For Scandimania

Dec 18, 2016

Scandimania has certainly returned to the track in fine fettle, backing up a strong first up Moonee Valley victory with another gutsy on pace victory at that track on Friday evening. Despite rising 2 1/2kg, Scandimania was again dominant, railing gamely from an inside gate and ...

Odds-On win for Capannello

Odds-On win for Capannello

Dec 14, 2016

It was no surprise that, on the back of a stakes placing at his debut back in January that the promising Capannello was sent out an odds-on favourite first up at Bairnsdale on Tuesday.A horse who has always displayed plenty of natural ability, the son of Onemorenomore did not ...

Aurum Breaks Through at Flemington

Aurum Breaks Through at Flemington

Dec 12, 2016

What a warrior Aurum Spirit has been for the stable, the eight-year-old campaigning honestly year in, year out and on Saturday rewarding his loyal supporters with a terrific win in the Urban Maintenance Handicap at Flemington on Saturday.Remarkably it was the gelding's17th start ...

Northkape Flies First Up

Northkape Flies First Up

Dec 11, 2016

What a pleasant surprise it was to welcome Northkape back to scale at Cranbourne on Friday night, the lightly raced four-year-old kicking off a new campaign in game winning style."There was a bit of a wrap on two of them in this," Robbie Griffiths said, "and we thought if she ...

Dancing To A Win

Dancing To A Win

Dec 09, 2016

Straight into winning form was Dance With Fontein this campaign, the tough and talented mare outsprinting her rivals in the 955m dash at Moonee Valley on Friday night.Having her first run since late July, the daughter of Turffontein jumped well from the outside gate but was ...

Anniversary celebrated with a Moonee Valley double

Anniversary celebrated with a Moonee Valley double

Dec 05, 2016

It was a double celebration for Roman Fizz's happy connections at Moonee Valley on Friday night. An initial cheer when he crossed the line in first place in the William Hill Handicap and another when he withstood a protest to keep the prize!Racing in flying form this ...

Winning Mania

Winning Mania

Dec 05, 2016

It was lovely to see Scandimania back to her best first up in Friday night's Inglis 55 Second Challenge Heat, the lightly raced four-year-old having proven disappointing during her previous campaign earlier in the year."She just needed to mature and she has done that," said a ...

Winning Is Addictive!

Winning Is Addictive!

Dec 05, 2016

Our team have been thriving in the new stables and Pure Addiction is one of those in great form, first up at Sale on Sunday racing away to an impressive victory.Having his first run since early September, the consistent five-year-old had trialled well and was subsequently right ...

RIP ANGEL

RIP ANGEL

Dec 01, 2016

Everyone at the stable was deeply saddened today to hear the news that bonny mare Angelic Light has passed away aged only seven.Suffering from a colic attack at Widden Stud having foaled a lovely Sebring colt in mid-October, Angelic Light was a very special horse to the stable ...

Dreaming Of Victory

Dreaming Of Victory

Nov 30, 2016

Still a bit green for Jye McNeil who was having his first start on the lightly raced four-year-old, Reward The Dream impressed racing way to an easy win at Moe on Tuesday.Having just his second run back from a spell, the Reward For Effort gelding did a good job under the ...

A Quiet Achiever

A Quiet Achiever

Nov 28, 2016

It was good to see Quiet Order break through for an overdue maiden victory in trying conditions at Yarra Valley on Saturday, the consistent three-year-old having been a game Pakenham second at her previous outing.Travelling nicely on pace for Max Allen, the daughter of Commands ...

Super Spur

Super Spur

Nov 22, 2016

Spurcific was a grand mare for the stable, the daughter of Flying Spur a stakes placed city winner for us - amassing just short of $300,000 in stakes for her happy owners.We are delighted to have her first foal Southern Spur in the stable - and happier still that he was able to ...

Blue Star Win for Deja Blue

Blue Star Win for Deja Blue

Nov 17, 2016

It is always that bit more nerve-wracking when a horse is sent out an odds-on favourite but once she jumped cleanly in the Blue Star Group Handicap at Sandown on Saturday, there was never any doubt that Deja Blue was going to find the line for her third success from just eight ...

Greg Miles stands down for Zarpoya

Greg Miles stands down for Zarpoya

Nov 14, 2016

Popular race caller Greg Miles does not take too many races off but he put down the binocular for the opening event at Sandown on Saturday, happy to watch the Merson Cooper Stakes from the owners stand.Along with his fellow owners of exciting filly Zarpoya who was such a gallant ...

Pakenham Double!

Pakenham Double!

Nov 10, 2016

One of our most genuine gallopers, Roman Fizz was a well deserved winner at Pakenham on Thursday evening - the tough five-year-old putting his nose out on the line to take out the BM70 sprint.Only just beaten when resuming at the same track late last month, Roman Fizz had ...

Loving This Winner

Loving This Winner

Nov 10, 2016

It was a lovely bounce back to form for promising filly Love In The City at Pakenham on Thursday evening, the three-year-old doing a great job breaking her maiden at only her second run this time in.And it was a particuarly encouraging performance as she'd had no luck first up, ...

Platinum Powers Home

Platinum Powers Home

Nov 10, 2016

There is plenty to come for Platinum Power, a filly on the up who was game to the line breaking her maiden as an odds-on favourite at Mornington on Tuesday.Appreciating a step up to 1500m at just her third outing, the promising bay settled midfield for Ryan Maloney and really ...