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A Hot Double

A Hot Double

Jan 14, 2016

The sun was hot and so was our form, the stable cheering home an impressive running double at Sandown on Wednesday - Prix D'Or's victory followed up by an easy all the way win by Darcy's Law.A touch unlucky when held up for runs at her previous outing at Moonee Valley, the High ...

Double D'Or

Double D'Or

Jan 14, 2016

After a run of placings, Prix D'Or was terrific breaking through at Sandown in early January and on Wednesday at that same track he was able to go right on with the job - rising in class but winning even more impressively!Given a lovely ride from an inside gate by Jye McNeil, ...

Lovely Lannister

Lovely Lannister

Jan 09, 2016

It was a deserved win for Lannister at Cranbourne on Friday night, the honest five-year-old having been in consistent form, not always having the best of luck in his lead up runs.Beautifully steered by regular rider Andrew Mallyon in the Browns Sawdust & Shavings Handicap, ...

Perfect Prix

Perfect Prix

Jan 07, 2016

It was a deserved victory on the back of consistent form for Prix D'Or at Sandown on Wednesday, the honest and talented five-year-old hitting the line hard in the Le Pines Handicap.In the placings at each of his previous three starts, the son of Redoute's Choice was perfectly ...

Happy Winning New Year!

Happy Winning New Year!

Jan 04, 2016

It was certainly a Happy New Year for the stable with the tough and determined mare Solar Duchess recording an impressive victory at Mornington on Friday.Racing in great heart this preparation, the five-year-old has won three of five since resuming in late October and there have ...

Rock Nets Another Win

Rock Nets Another Win

Dec 28, 2015

An unplaced run at Sandown in early December was a blemish on the otherwise consistent record of Rocknet and he put that disappointment right behind him with a gutsy performance at Sale on Thursday.The second leg of our winning double and a third win for Craig Newitt, Rocknet ...

Oh Boy!

Oh Boy!

Dec 28, 2015

The first leg of our Sale double on Christmas Eve, Charlie Garcon was an impressive winner despite - at only his fourth start - still doing a fair bit wrong."I thought from the inside gate that we could dictate terms," said jockey Craig Newitt who had to switch to plan B when ...

A Winning Gem

A Winning Gem

Dec 24, 2015

Part of an Echuca winning double for the stable on Thursday, Magnagem did a great job to salute at only her second run back from a lengthy spell.Well fancied having run an eye-catching first up fourth at Sandown, the lightly raced but talented five-year-old jumped well to share ...

Darcy Bolts In

Darcy Bolts In

Dec 24, 2015

Deriving great benefit for a strong first up performance, it did not take long for Darcy's Law to find winning form this time in - the lightly raced four-year-old impressing with a runaway victory at Echuca on Thursday.Sitting outside the leader off a good beginning, the ...

A Broadway Star

A Broadway Star

Dec 24, 2015

A horse who showed good promise during his debut campaign over the winter, Broadway Danza has progressed nicely and at his first three-year-old start at Bairnsdale on Tuesday was able to break his maiden in smart fashion.Drifting back off a tardy start, Broadway Danza was ...

Night Shines

Night Shines

Dec 16, 2015

Tough four-year-old Nightcraft has been in work for a while but he continues to thrive, at Werribee on Sunday finishing strongly to record his third victory.Settling well midfield for Andrew Mallyon, the consistent Starcraft four-year-old took a gap when it came in the straight ...

Hits The Right Note

Hits The Right Note

Dec 06, 2015

A horse we have always had a bit of time for, Single Note was able to break her maiden in impressive fashion at Geelong on Sunday.Having only her fourth start, the well related daughter of Not A Single Doubt had not had the best of luck at her first few starts but a lovely ride ...

A Spirited Performance

A Spirited Performance

Dec 02, 2015

The stable's great success with the Bel Esprit breed continued at Kilmore on Tuesday, exciting three-year-old Asia Spirit breaking his maiden in easy fashion, recording the biggest winning margin of the day.Sitting nicely in fourth position for Matthew Allen, the talented colt ...

Grane Swoops

Grane Swoops

Nov 30, 2015

He was up in class and distance from a tricky gate but none of that stopped terrific sprinter Grane from finding the line in impressive style at Moonee Valley on Saturday.Getting back and doing a fair bit of work out wide, Grane was nevertheless always travelling well for Jye ...

Don Healy Scoops Award

Don Healy Scoops Award

Nov 26, 2015

We feel very proud of the achievements of our staff and are delighted that Don Healy was recently announced winner of the inaugural Godolphin Administration Award winner.An integral member of our team, Don Healy was recognised for his outstanding contribution to racing and we ...

He Rocks

He Rocks

Nov 23, 2015

Last Wednesday at Sale was a good meeting for us, the stable saddling up three nice horses with Rocknet in winning form whilst Streesthavenoname and Prix D'Or were both game in the placings.Settling midfield in the 2200m BM64 event, Rocknet travelled nicely for Matthew Allen, ...

Solar Shines Again

Solar Shines Again

Nov 23, 2015

What great form Solar Duchess has been in this time in, the talented five-year-old saluting in easy fashion first up at Mornington in late October, racing wide next time out before again proving too strong at Mornington on Sunday.Down in class but up in weight, Solar Duchess did ...

The Quarterback Sizzles on Oaks Day

The Quarterback Sizzles on Oaks Day

Nov 08, 2015

Robbie headed to Flemington full of confidence on Thursday, confident that talented sprinter The Quarterback was nicely primed for the Listed Dilmah Earl Grey Stakes.But then the weather crashed, the track quickly downgraded and - whilst The Quarterback had saluted on slow going ...

Tricky's Double

Tricky's Double

Oct 28, 2015

It took a few runs for Tricky Affair to find her best form, not always having the best of luck before impressively breaking her maiden at Bendigo in early October.And at Tatura on Tuesday, rising in class and distance, she was able to go right on with the job - charging to the ...

Grane Flies

Grane Flies

Oct 25, 2015

It was a very exciting finish to the finish of Friday's nights 955m challenge heat at Moonee Valley, all the more so as of the four noses locked to the line it was Grane who had his in front!Only just beaten when flashing home in a similar race at his previous outing, Grane was ...

Duchess Salutes First Up

Oct 25, 2015

Solar Duchess looks set for a great campaign after finding easy winning form first up at Mornington on Friday.Having her first run since early April, the consistent five-year-old had trialled well at Cranbourne in the lead-up and was nicely primed for the 1000m BM64 ...

Angelic Light retired

Angelic Light retired

Oct 25, 2015

A year after her oh so close and gallant second to Lankan Rupee in the Group One Manikato Stakes, high class mare Angelic Light has succumbed to injury and been retired to stud.Showing that she was back on target with a terrific third in the Moir Stakes a few weeks ago, Angelic ...

Sweet Win

Sweet Win

Oct 13, 2015

A horse with good natural ability - but who still does a fair bit wrong - Sogno D'Oro was able to impressively break his maiden at Benalla on Tuesday.Doing a fair bit of work from a wide gate, the lightly raced three-year-old showed good pace and was always travelling well but ...

Two from Two for Hunamosa

Two from Two for Hunamosa

Oct 12, 2015

It was a decent rise in class from a maiden to a strong BM64 on Cranbourne Cup day but Hunamosa made the transition in impressive fashion on Sunday.And he did not have it easy either, covering extra ground from an outside gate - working hard out wide throughout but finding ...