Latest News from MJ Williams Thoroughbred Training

From Flemington to the Bool

From Flemington to the Bool

May 06, 2016

Turnitaround kicked our local carnival off to a great start on Tuesday when he took out the 1700m City Of Warrnambool Handicap for the second consecutive year.Given a great ride by Dean Yendall he jumped well from barrier one and travelled third in the run with cover. Yendall ...

Turnitaround's Headquarters Triumph

Turnitaround's Headquarters Triumph

May 01, 2016

Turnitaround surprised connections when he was able to win at Flemington second up on Anzac day in the 1700m open handicap. He jumped well and come across from a slightly awkward outside gate to settle third under the guidance of Dean Yendall. He travelled up well and was ...

Lady Selkirk Justifies Favouritism

Lady Selkirk Justifies Favouritism

Apr 28, 2016

Lady Selkirk was able to get her maiden win on the board by taking out the opening event on the card at Ararat on Sunday, the 1300m 3yo Super Vobis race. Given a 10/10 ride by Dean Yendall she settled 4th before being hooked out wide on the turn and looming up quickly in the ...

Our Bottino Goes One Better

Our Bottino Goes One Better

Mar 09, 2016

Consistent Bianconi galloper Our Bottino was able to go one better yesterday and notch up a win after running second three times this preparation.  He stepped out in the last race on the card at Warrnambool, the 1700m BM64 and was sent out second favourite behind the ...

Artie's Shore Cup Victory

Artie's Shore Cup Victory

Jan 13, 2016

Genuine Artie Schiller galloper, Artie’s Shore was able to take out the IGA Koroit Cup on Sunday at Warrnambool.  After placing in both the Port Fairy and Woodford Cups in his lead up events, Artie warranted his favouritism by going on to win the 1700m race by almost ...

Rossatin Home Track Win

Rossatin Home Track Win

Nov 06, 2015

Homebred Testa Rossa gelding Rossatin was able to break his maiden status by taking out race two the 1200m maiden at the Warrnambool Oaks Day meeting. First up after a spell, he was given a great ride by Damien Thornton.  Slightly slow away, from barrier one he was able ...

Maiden Win For Hors La Loi

Maiden Win For Hors La Loi

Oct 05, 2015

Hors La Loi was able to break her maiden status and take out the first race on the card at Murtoa on Saturday, the 1600m maiden. Coming off the back of some consistent form, the four year old mare by Bushranger, jumped well from barrier one and was able to settle nicely in ...

Cup Win Done Nothin' Wrong

Cup Win Done Nothin' Wrong

Sep 22, 2015

Done Nothin’ Wrong finally had a bit of luck go his way which resulted in an exciting win at Swan Hill on Sunday the 20th of September. The former Chris Waller trained gelding by General Nediym was able to improve off his last start 5th at Ballarat to claim the BM70 1600m ...

Multilateral Scores Jumps Victory

Multilateral Scores Jumps Victory

Sep 14, 2015

Former Sydneysider Multilateral was able to get his first jumps victory on the board yesterday, winning the benchmark 125 hurdle race at Casterton.  The well performed flat galloper had amassed almost half a million dollars in prize money before being sent south to our ...

Clappers Last To First

Clappers Last To First

Aug 29, 2015

Consistent Clangalang gelding “Like The Clappers” got his just desserts this prep winning the last on the card at Ballarat on the 27th of August, the 1600m BM 64.  With the track rated just into the heavy range there was some concern that it was not going to be ...

No Longer The Bridesmaid

No Longer The Bridesmaid

Aug 26, 2015

Consistent Hard Spun mare Hard Go Jo was finally able to take her place in the winners stall at Warrnambool on Monday after winning the 1400m maiden.  Starting favourite, after three consecutive second placings this prep she was rated well in front by jockey Damien ...

Our Bottino Kicks Off Season

Our Bottino Kicks Off Season

Aug 06, 2015

Our Bottino was able to kick off the new racing season in dominant style after winning the BM 64 1400m race at Horsham on Sunday the 2nd of August. After jumping well from barrier 1 he settled one back with cover before coming off the rails at the 800m mark and beginning his ...

Sea Change Suits Guajeo

Sea Change Suits Guajeo

Jul 30, 2015

Former Mick Price trained Guajeo has been with our stable just 5 weeks and was able to win her maiden over 1200m at Swan Hill on the 27th of July.  All be it having to be content with sharing the prize when the judge called for the photo and declared a dead ...

Our Bottino Breaks Maiden

Our Bottino Breaks Maiden

Jul 27, 2015

Bianconi gelding Our Bottino was able to break through and win his maiden at Geelong on the synthetic in the 1300m race for 3 year olds and up on Friday 24th of July.  Ridden by Brad Rawiller the race didn’t go exactly to plan, when after jumping ok he was caught out ...

Dasher Stays The Distance

Dasher Stays The Distance

Jul 23, 2015

Hollow Log was able to bring up his second win this preparation when he took out the 0-58 2000m race at Casterton on the 19th of July.  Given a 10/10 ride by track specialist jockey John Allen, he settled mid field with cover and begin his move at the 600m.  Making ...

Royal Fantasy Wins Again

Royal Fantasy Wins Again

Jul 23, 2015

Royal Fantasy was able to continue with her good form this preparation to win the benchmark 64 1000m race at Donald on July 16th. Given a great ride by Dean Yendall she settled just off the speed until a split appeared at the top of the straight and she kicked away to win by ...

10 For Barefoot

10 For Barefoot

Jun 22, 2015

Luckyimbarefoot was able to take out heat 5 of the winter championship at Cranbourne on Sunday.  He blew the start but was given a lovely run in transit by Group 1 winning jockey Glen Boss.  Barefoot has now won 2 from 4 this preperation after winning the open hcp at ...

Clairvaux Storms Home at Headquarters

Clairvaux Storms Home at Headquarters

Jun 17, 2015

Consistant stable galloper Clairvaux was able to claim victory in the final race of the card at Flemington on Saturday.  Coming off a freshen up after the Warrnambool Cup and a drop back in distance to 1800m he settled in the second half of the field early before ...

Stable Double In Two States

Stable Double In Two States

Jun 17, 2015

The stable was able to score a double on Sunday with one winner in Victoria and the other across the boarder in South Australia. Already Leica was able to break her maiden status in Naracoorte when she won the 1000m maiden, given a good ride by apprentice Jordan Grob she ...

Edenhope Fantasy

Edenhope Fantasy

Jun 08, 2015

Royal Fantasy was able to get her maiden win on the board at Edenhope Sunday.  She was given a lovely run by Nathan Rose and was able to win by 4 lengths in impressive style on the line.  The 3yo filly has always shown good ability and with some gear changes she was ...

Hollow Log Wins At Hamilton

Hollow Log Wins At Hamilton

Jun 02, 2015

Hollow Log was able to win second up for his connections at Hamilton yesterday in the 1600m 0-58 highweight race.  Coming off an unlucky first up run at Donald when he stormed home to finish third, the 5yo Dash For Cash gelding did not disappoint this time. He was ...

The Winning Ticket!

The Winning Ticket!

May 26, 2015

Ticket to Toorak was back in the winners stall at Casterton on Sunday after winning the BM 70 1200m.  After a good first up performance 4th at the Warrnambool May Carnival, the 4yo gelding by Northern Meteor was able to reward both his owners and punters when he started ...

MW Racing Yearling Brochure

MW Racing Yearling Brochure

May 22, 2015

Please take the time to have a look at the attached yearling brochure. Please click here to download PDF attachment We have limited shares available so be sure to contact either Matthew (0409 705 006) or myself (0407 518 074) to secure your share and get involved in ...

Warrnambool Carnival Wrap Up 2015

Warrnambool Carnival Wrap Up 2015

May 14, 2015

2015 will certainly be a Warrnambool May Carnival to remember for MW Racing. Equalling the training performance of 2009 we were able to train three winners, one each day of the carnival with Matthew being named the most successful local trainer of the carnival.  With the ...