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Ballarat Best For Brilliant Concept

Ballarat Best For Brilliant Concept

May 21, 2020

Four year old Star Witness gelding Brilliant Concept sure has a fancy for Ballarat, with three of his four career wins being at the course.  Showing his versatility two of these wins have been on the synthetic with yesterdays victory in the 1600m BM64 on a heavy 9 turf ...

Fiorente Lass Scores Second Win For The Prep

Fiorente Lass Scores Second Win For The Prep

May 08, 2020

Consistent mare Fiorente Lass is stringing some nice form together this prep bringing up her second win from five starts with our stable.  Coming off a last start second placing she was able to go one better in the BM 64 2020m race at Werribee aided by a brilliant front ...

Another Flemington Win For Kuramae

Another Flemington Win For Kuramae

Apr 27, 2020

It's a nice problem to have when it seems your horses favourite track is Flemington on a Saturday!!!  Kuramae was able to bring up her third career victory from only ten starts and her second win at head quarters, claiming the 3yo 1400m handicap on Anzac Day.  After a ...

Fiorente Lass Wins First Up For New Stable

Fiorente Lass Wins First Up For New Stable

Feb 05, 2020

Four year old mare Fiorente Lass showed she is loving the change of environment with a win first up for our stable yesterday.  Taking her place in the F&M 1400m maiden in the Warrnambool meeting transferred from Ballarat we headed into the race hopeful rather than ...

Confusion Kicks Off New Year With A Win

Confusion Kicks Off New Year With A Win

Jan 03, 2020

So You Think gelding Confusion has kicked off 2020 with a win to break his maiden in the 3yo 1325m race in Geelong yesterday.First up off a spell the stable was happy with how he had trialled up heading into the race and we were confident he had come on since his first ...

Christmas Comes Early With Kuramae's City Win

Christmas Comes Early With Kuramae's City Win

Dec 23, 2019

Progressive Foxwedge filly,  Kuramae gave the stable some early Christmas cheer by taking out the BM 70 three year old fillies 1400M race at Flemington on Saturday.  Purchased by Matthew at the Magic Millions Gold Coast weanling sale, she has shown the ...

Mai Shiny Choice Gives Stable Two Reasons To Celebrate

Mai Shiny Choice Gives Stable Two Reasons To Celebrate

Dec 20, 2019

Mai Shiny Choice gave the stable two reasons to celebrate by taking out the 1100m BM 64 on Port Fairy Cup day at Warrnambool yesterday.The win came first up off a spell for the Choisir gelding and gave 4kg claiming stable apprentice Emily Brown her first win for ...

St Joey's Looks One To Follow

St Joey's Looks One To Follow

Dec 02, 2019

Three year old Fighting Sun gelding St Joey's pulled off an impressive victory to break his maiden at Warrnambool on Jericho Cup Day at only his second career start.  First up from a spell, he started second favourite behind the Lindsay Smith trained galloper Mr Cancun in ...

Kuramae Breaks Maiden

Kuramae Breaks Maiden

Nov 20, 2019

Three year old Foxwedge filly Kuramae was able to break her maiden status at Terang in the F&M 1200m maiden plate.  First up off a spell she started as the $1.60 favourite and didn't disappoint.Given a fantastic ride by jockey Dean Yendall from barrier 6 the plan ...

Harbour Has $500K Prize In His View

Harbour Has $500K Prize In His View

Oct 24, 2019

I'd say it would be quite some time since a benchmark 78 race at Geelong has caused such a stir, but racing media ran with it being a two horse race between unbeaten horses on the up in Harbour Views and the Pat Carey trained Impi.  Together they lined up in heat ...

Brilliant Concept Secures Place In $500K Country Series Final

Brilliant Concept Secures Place In $500K Country Series Final

Oct 15, 2019

Consistent Star Witness gelding Brilliant Concept has won his way into the $500,000 MCC Country Series final by taking at the first heat in Murtoa on Sunday.  The $100K BM 64 race over 1600m was the first of a series of heats where the first and second placegetters qualify ...

Harbour Views Makes It Four From Four

Harbour Views Makes It Four From Four

Sep 30, 2019

Talented French import Harbour Views has stepped up to city class and kept his undefeated winning streak intact taking at the last race at Caulfield yesterday.  First up in the 1400m BM 78 he seems to have come back better than ever taking his tally to four wins from ...

Coleraine Cup Victory For Break And Enter

Coleraine Cup Victory For Break And Enter

Sep 23, 2019

Break And Enter was able to add another country cup to his collection yesterday by taking out the 1800m Coleraine Cup in heavy eight conditions.  There were some tense moments after crossing the line when he was able to hold onto the win from race favourite "Instigator", in ...

Two On The Trot For Brilliant Concept

Two On The Trot For Brilliant Concept

Jul 17, 2019

Brilliant Concept was able two bring up his second win in a row at Ballarat on the synthetic today taking out the 1500m BM 58.Ridden again by Damien Thornton he jumped ok from barrier 2 and was restrained to settle just off midfield two wide with cover.  At the 500m mark he ...

Ballarat Brilliance For Brilliant Concept

Ballarat Brilliance For Brilliant Concept

Jul 02, 2019

Three year old Star Witness gelding Brilliant Concept was able to get his maiden win on the board at Ballarat on the synthetic in a head bobbing photo finish.  With the luck going his way stablemate and race favourite Denatin was delegated to second place with the ...

Stable Star Harbour Views Remains Unbeaten

Stable Star Harbour Views Remains Unbeaten

Jun 07, 2019

Talented galloper Harbour Views was able to maintain his winning streak by making it three from three at Swan Hill this week.  Starting the $1.20 favourite in the BM70 1600m race there was a fair bit of confidence about him and he once again showed he is a horse on the ...

Mai Shiny Choice Makes It Two From Two This Prep

Mai Shiny Choice Makes It Two From Two This Prep

Jun 04, 2019

Consistent Choisir galloper Mai Shiny Choice gave his trainer something more to smile about today when he was able to bring up his second win for the preparation at Casterton, taking out the BM 64 1400m rising stars race.  Restricted to apprentice jockey's with Teo ...

Two Venues Brings Two Winners

Two Venues Brings Two Winners

May 20, 2019

A great Sunday for the stable training a double with a winner at both Bendigo and Casterton, with both horses coming off last start wins.  Exciting import Harbour Views lived up to the hype after his impressive maiden win at Warrnambool.  Stepping up to the BM64 ...

Stable Declared Leading Local Trainer At

Stable Declared Leading Local Trainer At "The Bool"

May 03, 2019

The 2019 Warrnambool May Race Carnival is done and dusted and we are thrilled to have been named the leading local stable of the carnival with a fantastic three winners.Exciting OTI import Harbour Views was able to live up to his impressive trial form and ...

Angola Miss Doesn't Miss In Donald

Angola Miss Doesn't Miss In Donald

Mar 28, 2019

Three year old Albrecht filly Angola Miss was able to break her maiden at the transferred Ararat meeting to Donald in the 1600m race.  With Harry Coffey in the saddle she jumped from barrier 8 and settled back second last in the field.  At the 600m mark she was ...

Socialising Gets Her Miracle Maiden

Socialising Gets Her Miracle Maiden

Mar 21, 2019

Three year old Bel Esprit filly Socialising hasn't had much go right this preparation and it seemed at least for a while today that her luck wasn't about to change.  First up into the 1200m 3yo maiden at Donald she jumped away slowly from barrier 3 and was buried against ...

Paremuus Boy Wins Under Lights At The Valley

Paremuus Boy Wins Under Lights At The Valley

Feb 16, 2019

After a fairly luckless preparation Onemorenomore gelding Paremuus Boy finally had things go his way and was able to take out the BM 78 1600m race under lights at Moonee Valley.Having stepped away half a length slowly, he got back further than expected in the field to settle ...

Rewalia Scores At His First Start For The Stable

Rewalia Scores At His First Start For The Stable

Jan 18, 2019

New stable acquisition Rewalia was able to claim a win in his first start for our stable at Geelong in the 1300m maiden. The three year old by Reward For Effort had to overcome the wide gate of barrier 11 but went forward under jockey Damien Thornton without being pushed to do ...

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Jan 01, 2019

Matthew, Ultra, Brayden, Asha, Jessica and Layla along with all the staff at MW Racing would like to wish all of our loyal clients a very Merry Christmas and a healthy and happy new year.Let's hope 2019 brings more winners and some great memories made trackside.