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Sea Change Suits Fleurmosa

Sea Change Suits Fleurmosa

Jan 15, 2021

Being nothing other than a model of consistency since joining our stable with a third and two seconds in her runs prior, Fleurmosa went one better and got a win on the board at Ararat in the 1100m BM 58.  With blinkers on she jumped away fast from barrier ...

Intellective Delivers Birthday Gifts

Intellective Delivers Birthday Gifts

Jan 06, 2021

In form filly Intellective was able to deliver Matthew a great gift on his birthday by claiming her first city win today at Sandown.  Having her second run for the prep and coming off a last start victory at Terang, she took the necessary step up by taking out the ...

Bella Tiara Claims City Crown

Bella Tiara Claims City Crown

Jan 02, 2021

Three year old Sepoy filly Bella Tiara showed a superior turn of foot storming home from last to first to claim her first city win at Caulfield.  Coming off a last start unlucky third at Flemington, she took out race 1 the 1400m BM70 for fillies and mares by 3/4 ...

Intellective Dominant First Up

Intellective Dominant First Up

Dec 09, 2020

Four year old Toronado mare Intellective was able to get her preparation off to a flying start with a win at Terang in the final event on the card the BM58 1400m race.Given a positive ride from the gates by jockey Dylan Dunn, he was able to overcome the widest barrier (11) and ...

Bella Tiara Breaks Maiden On Jericho Cup Day

Bella Tiara Breaks Maiden On Jericho Cup Day

Nov 30, 2020

Three year old Sepoy filly Bella Tiara was able to break her maiden in good fashion at Warrnambool on a historic Jericho Cup Day.  Jumping fast from the widest gate in the small six horse field, she was restrained early to settle second last about five ...

Interstate Win For Confusion

Interstate Win For Confusion

Nov 25, 2020

So You Think gelding Confusion rewarded his owners with an interstate win at Morphettville in South Australia in the BM 68 1950m race.  Coming off a last start third also in SA he seems to have settled in well with the change of environment.Aided by a patient ride by Todd ...

No Confusion About Surface Transfer

No Confusion About Surface Transfer

Oct 09, 2020

The surface transfer from turf to synthetic after the heavens opened the day prior to the races in Ballarat, came as a blessing in disguise for So You Think four year old galloper Confusion.  After a disappointing last start performance on a heavy 10 track at Warrnambool, ...

Veteran Galloper Back In Winners Stall

Veteran Galloper Back In Winners Stall

Sep 18, 2020

To say the owners of Like The Clappers have been patient with getting their 11 year old back into the winners stall is probably somewhat of an under statement.  With eight second placings and 1232 days since his last win, he saluted at Geelong in a BM 64 over ...

Stable Quinella With Debutante's At The Bool

Stable Quinella With Debutante's At The Bool

Jul 23, 2020

It is an exciting day for any stable when the horse you have picked at the yearling sales makes its race day debut.  It is even more exciting to see two of them fighting out the finish, which is what happened on our home track with Royal Exit and Champagne Witness.  ...

River Span Cruises To Victory In Maiden Win

River Span Cruises To Victory In Maiden Win

Jul 14, 2020

Three year old Shooting To Win gelding River Span (formally Yulong Riverside) has claimed his maiden victory at only his third race start, and the second run for our stable.  He was impressive in winning the 1100m 3yo maiden at Murtoa by three and a half lengths and ...

Enbarr Claims Maiden Win At Warracknabeal

Enbarr Claims Maiden Win At Warracknabeal

Jul 06, 2020

Three year old All American gelding Enbarr was able to break his maiden in good fashion today at Warracknabeal in race 4 over 1800m.  Coming off a disappointing last start effort at Donald, we were heading to the races today feeling somewhat hopeful rather than ...

Cox Plate Within Harbour's View

Cox Plate Within Harbour's View

Jun 13, 2020

We can dare to dream.....why wouldn't we?  Harbour Views put paid to any doubts about the distance or his ability to navigate the Moonee Valley circuit, when he cruised to the line to take out the 2040M handicap race by 2.25 lengths.  This now takes his record to six ...

Intellective Too Strong In Swan Hill

Intellective Too Strong In Swan Hill

Jun 07, 2020

Consistent three year old Toronado filly Intellective was able to get a win on the board in Swan Hill taking out the first of the day the 2&3yo 1600m maiden.  Having weighed in at all of her six starts prior, she was able to justify starting as race ...

Renouf Dominant At Donald

Renouf Dominant At Donald

Jun 05, 2020

Luckless Street Boss filly Renouf has turned the tables this preparation with a first up win at Donald in the 1200m 3yo maiden.  Having nothing really go her way last prep but still running well, we were confident she had the ability to get the job done as well as she ...

Metro Win For Brilliant Concept

Metro Win For Brilliant Concept

Jun 04, 2020

Brilliant Concept made it two on the trot yesterday in a tough metro win at Sandown Lakeside taking out the 1600m BM 70 race.  Coming off a last start Ballarat win, we were confident he would handle the heavy 8 conditions but the wide draw from barrier 13 was always going ...

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 ...