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Manangatang Cup for Not To Know

Manangatang Cup for Not To Know

Oct 16, 2018

It may have taken Manangatang Cup favourite Not To Know a long time to get to the lead - the eight-year-old involved in a lengthy battle with Bonville - but once there he pricked his ears and travelled sweetly.Giving a nice kick into the straight, Not To Know was challenged from ...

Unbeknown Relishes Distance Rise

Unbeknown Relishes Distance Rise

Sep 21, 2018

With each step up in distance the promising lightly raced mare Unbeknown has shown improvement; green but sound over 1100m at debut, a bit closer up over 1400m second up and third up over 1900m at Geelong on Friday she was a dominant winner.Always travelling well behind a strong ...

Kev Kicks Strongly

Kev Kicks Strongly

Sep 19, 2018

The field was strung out for much of the 1600m of the BM58 contest at Pakenham on Tuesday and our fellow Kev's Lad was one of the horses doing the chasing from a bit better than midfield.When leader Thee Jenner kicked clear into the straight the task for those behind looked a ...

Two Out Of Three for Miss Excess

Two Out Of Three for Miss Excess

Sep 04, 2018

Changing Miss Excess' training around a bit this time in has certainly done the trick with the five-year-old mare racing in career best form; first up racing away to an easy victory at Bendigo, covering ground when a gallant second at Sale en route to another smart win at ...

Danigree Drives To The Line

Danigree Drives To The Line

Sep 01, 2018

It did not take long for the handy Danigree to find winning form this campaign, the six-year-old at just his second start this time in proving too strong for his rivals at Warracknabeal on Saturday.Somewhat unlucky having missed the start when resuming at Warrnambool early last ...

Miss Excess Flies Fresh

Miss Excess Flies Fresh

Jul 24, 2018

It was a dominant first up victory recorded by Miss Excess at Bendigo on Sunday, the honest four-year-old travelling nicely back in the field for Clayton Douglas and able to dash clear once finding her feet in the run home.Whilst there was a bit of trouble turning, a split ...

A Winning Chant

A Winning Chant

Jun 17, 2018

Providing the beginning of a great day for the stable - two runners, two winners - Gregorian Chant is an exciting filly who looks to be going places on the back of a dominant maiden victory at Bendigo on Sunday.A short priced favourite having run so well without a great deal of ...

Another One For Geodesic!

Another One For Geodesic!

Jun 17, 2018

"When confidence is up whether it be horse or jockey everything seems to work well," said Mitchell at Bendigo on Sunday - and when both are on a roll, all the better!As was the case with Geodesic who was shooting for a third win a row in the BM64 event, the in-form Jarrod Fry ...

Two In A Row For Geodesic

Two In A Row For Geodesic

May 30, 2018

In-form galloper Geodesic was cheered on from around the country as he toughed it out to the line on Wednesday, recording his second Sale 2232m victory in a row.Successful at BM58 level two weeks ago, the handsome son of Domesday was up in class and weight but was still too ...

Rather Impressive!

Rather Impressive!

May 25, 2018

We had hoped that Rather Silky would make a winning debut for the stable when resuming at Horsham a few weeks ago and the four-year-old was travelling nicely only to get onto heels early in straight.Lucky not to fall, she picked herself to be beaten less than four lengths - and ...

GO MARTY!

GO MARTY!

May 15, 2018

Winning is always a great feeling but all the more so when doing so with a horse who is much loved by a loyal group of owners as is Geodesic!At Sale on Tuesday stepping up to 2232m off an encouraging run over 1800m at Horsham, the Domesday gelding jumped well - wide to the first ...

Better Best

Better Best

Mar 30, 2018

It was a tactical ride by Jarrod Fry aboard None Better at Warrnambool on Thursday, the consistent four-year-old taken straight to the lead to make use of his natural pace... then taken away from the rails turning to avoid ground that had been chopped up by previous races.It was ...

Plan Too Fast!

Plan Too Fast!

Mar 28, 2018

It did not take long for the consistent Fast Plan to strike winning form this time in, at just his second run back from a spell looking good swamping his rivals in a BM64 over 1400m at his home track on Tuesday - doing a great job after making an early run out wide.With the ...

Kev's A Good Lad

Kev's A Good Lad

Mar 22, 2018

Naming a horse in honour of a much missed relative is a lovely way to pay tribute and Kev's Lad is a rather special horse because of this very reason... the promising three-year-old named after his breeder Kev Kealey who passed away in 2015.Not having much luck at his first ...

None Better Than Winning!

None Better Than Winning!

Feb 08, 2018

Warrnambool based trainers dominated their local race meeting on Wednesday with only three outsiders in the winners circle - and a former Warrnambool horse was one of those, our very own None Better!Contesting the final event on the card, a 1200m BM58 contest, None Better was ...

Two Out Of Three For Danigree

Two Out Of Three For Danigree

Dec 17, 2017

Honest performer Danigree made it two wins from his last three runs when proving a class above his rivals in a BM64 event at Horsham on Sunday - the five-year-old cruising home to a 1 1/4 length victory.Well fancied having caught the eye with a strong finish after getting back ...

Pearl Shines Again

Pearl Shines Again

Dec 14, 2017

It is never easy for a horse to jump straight from a maiden into a tougher race and win them both but that is just what Pearl de Vere did - finding the line in determined fashion when breaking through at Moonee Valley in mid-November and going right on with the job at ...

Danigree Loves Dunkeld

Danigree Loves Dunkeld

Nov 19, 2017

Having settled a clear last, Danigree was spotting his rivals several lengths coming to the Dunkeld turn on Saturday but, after saving ground turning under the patient hands of Jarrod Fry, he was able to shift into the clear half way down the straight.And from there, despite ...

She's A Pearler

She's A Pearler

Nov 17, 2017

Having shown go much talent when last in work, it was expected that Pearl de Vere would not take long to claim her maiden this time in and she was tough doing just that at Moonee Valley on Friday night.Having her first run since mid-May, the lightly raced four-year-old did not ...

The Queen's Stroll!

The Queen's Stroll!

Nov 04, 2017

What a great way for The Queen's Walk to break her maiden - scooting clear to an easy victory at Moonee Valley during Melbourne's most exciting racing period; Derby Eve!Having been unlucky at her previous outing, The Queen's Walk was not missed by punters and Luke Nolen gave her ...

Too Fast!

Too Fast!

Oct 06, 2017

With Ballarat becoming our new home track it was good to cheer home a winner there on Thursday and there looks to be plenty more to come from Fast Plan who was dominant over his rivals at only his second run back from a spell.Not in the right part of the track when resuming ...

OWNER OF THE MONTH - TRACY MCNEILL

OWNER OF THE MONTH - TRACY MCNEILL

Sep 22, 2017

It's a long haul from Willaston north of Adelaide to Coleraine, just a tick under five and a half hours in fact - but that is the journey Tracy and Mark McNeill intend to make this weekend, as keen as ever to support their horse Geodesic.It will not be the first time the couple ...

Bravo Again!

Bravo Again!

Sep 18, 2017

He was up in class, distance and weight racing on a heavy surface but, despite having a fair bit against him, Bravo Tango was just too strong when winning his second race at Geelong on Sunday.Kept safe on the back of an impressive debut maiden victory at Donald, the exciting bay ...

Geodesic Breaks Through

Geodesic Breaks Through

Sep 04, 2017

Two runners at Warracknabeal on Sunday... two winners!The first of those being the handsome Geodesic.Having just his third start for the stable, the former Flemington trained galloper had been unlucky not to break his maiden at his previous outings when blocked for runs but it ...