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Another Win For Ardroy

Another Win For Ardroy

Dec 31, 2013

The stable continued its good form at Ararat with a winner and two seconds. Ardroy made the wait until the last race well worth while when he won the 0-58 1200 metre race. He was fired up behind the barriers and came out charging. He led all the way and won by 1.5 lengths. He ...

Classy Clairvaux Wins At Woodford

Classy Clairvaux Wins At Woodford

Dec 31, 2013

The stable enjoyed a good day at the popular local Woodford meeting with a winner and two seconds. Classy galloper Clairvaux won the benchmark 64 1000 metre race which was sponsored by our good friends at Boolbet. He settled well for Dean Yendall and was too strong for his ...

Boxing Day Double For MW Racing

Boxing Day Double For MW Racing

Dec 27, 2013

It was a great day yesterday for team MW Racing getting two winners and our stable apprentice Lily Coombe riding a double including the Penhurst Cup. Our first winner was Hollow Log in race 2 at Penhurst the 1284 metre maiden. He was ridden very well by Lily Coombe she rode a ...

Choisance Strong First Up Win

Choisance Strong First Up Win

Nov 12, 2013

Choisance returned to racing well after her strong first up win at Geelong on Saturday in the 0-58 1218m race. She now looks set for a great preparation. Given a lovely ride by Peter Mertens, she was able to win by almost a length. When the luck came in the straight it was clear ...

East Star Shines At Hamilton

East Star Shines At Hamilton

Oct 30, 2013

East Star returned to racing in good style with a win at Hamilton on Sunday. She relished in the soft going to win the 1100m BM64 race. Ridden very patiently by Dean Yendall he produced her at the top of the straight to finish off strongly and win by half a ...

Strong Maiden Performance For French Hussler

Strong Maiden Performance For French Hussler

Oct 21, 2013

The stable continued it's good form and ended the week with four winners. Our fourth winner was French Hussler at Horsham on Sunday. He won the 3 year old 1100 metre maiden. It was a terrific win with Husta scoring by 3.3 lengths. He ended up been eased down on the line so ...

Stable Double At Avoca

Stable Double At Avoca

Oct 21, 2013

The stable is back in form and we started last weekend off well getting a double at Avoca. The first leg of our double was Belcielo who won the 1300 metre 3 year old maiden. Belcielo was ridden very well by apprentice Josh Cartwright. The second leg of our double was Miss ...

Angel's Gift Wins At Warrnambool

Angel's Gift Wins At Warrnambool

Oct 18, 2013

Angel’s Gift was able to put another win on the board when she won race 5 yesterday the benchmark 64 1000 metres race at Warrnambool. She settled well in behind the speed and finished off strong scoring by 1.5 lengths. She was ridden very well by Peter Mertens. She had ...

Strong Maiden Win For Tonza Rossa

Strong Maiden Win For Tonza Rossa

Oct 02, 2013

Tonza Rossa was able to win race 2 at Stawell on Monday the 1109 metre maiden. She still did a bit wrong throughout the run but was too classy for her rivals winning by just under 2 lengths. She was ridden well by Dean Yendall. She is a filly that has shown us plenty of promise ...

King's Demands Win His Maiden Hurdle

King's Demands Win His Maiden Hurdle

Sep 17, 2013

King’s Demand was able to win his maiden hurdle at his first jumps start at Casterton on Sunday. He won race 1 which was the 3300 metre maiden hurdle. He was ridden very well by John Allen. The stable has been quite for the past few months and it was finally good to get a ...

Another City Win For Luckyi'mbarefoot

Another City Win For Luckyi'mbarefoot

Jun 13, 2013

Luckyi’mbarefoot was able to get another city win on the board at Sandown yesterday when he won race 7 the benchmark 82 1400 metre race. He was ridden very well by apprentice Jye McNeil who rode exactly to Matthew’s instructions. This was Jye’s first city ...

Wilari Wins At Hamilton

Wilari Wins At Hamilton

Jun 05, 2013

Wilari won her maiden at Hamilton on Sunday race 5 a 1400 metre maiden for 3 year olds. The track was a heavy 10 and she loved this ground. She was ridden very well by Jackie Beriman who positioned her forward early in the run. She looked as though she might have been flat at ...

Iceconi Wins At Mount Gambier

Iceconi Wins At Mount Gambier

May 20, 2013

Iceconi was able to win her second race on Friday at Mount Gambier. She won the last race which was race 9 a 0-65 rated race over 1800 metres. She was ridden perfectly by Clare Lindop. The track was rated a slow 7 which really suit her. She kicked away in the straight winning by ...

Warrnambool Carnival Wrap Up

Warrnambool Carnival Wrap Up

May 06, 2013

The stable had a very busy week last week at the Warrnambool Carnival with 21 runners in total over the 3 days. The star of our team was Clairvaux winning race 4 on Thursday the 2 year old 1200 metre race by 3.5 lengths. He was ridden well by Ben Melham. Well done to ...

Clairvaux Gets His Maiden Win On The Board

Clairvaux Gets His Maiden Win On The Board

May 03, 2013

Clairvaux was able to get his maiden win on the board yesterday on the last day of the Warrnambool Carnival. He won race 4 the 2 year old 1200 metre race. He was ridden well by jockey Ben Melham and he won impressively by 3.3 lengths. The race experience was definitely an ...

Stable Kicks The Week Off Well With Ardroy Winning

Stable Kicks The Week Off Well With Ardroy Winning

Apr 29, 2013

The stable kicked off May Race week well yesterday getting a winner at Ararat. Ardroy was able to win race 3 the 1100 metre maiden. This was his first start for our stable and he was ridden very well by Dean Yendall. He jumped well from the barriers and led all the way to win ...

Belatin Wins At Her First Race Start

Belatin Wins At Her First Race Start

Mar 14, 2013

Belatin was able to win at her first race start in race 1 at Terang on Tuesday the 2 year old maiden over 1000 metres. She jumped out well from the barriers and took up the lead early in the race. She was headed by the favourite in the straight but she was able to fight back and ...

King Kaiyo Wins His Maiden At Warrnambool

King Kaiyo Wins His Maiden At Warrnambool

Feb 02, 2013

King Kaiyo was able to put his maiden win on the board when he won race 1 at Warrnambool on Thursday the 1700 metre maiden. It was a tough win considering he was 3 wide the entire trip without cover. He was strong to the line and just got his nose in front to win by a small ...

Choisance Wins At Terang

Choisance Wins At Terang

Jan 29, 2013

Choisance was able to win race 7 the 0-62 1400 metre race at Terang last Friday. After been unlucky her last start at Stawell it was great to get a winning result on the board. She settled back early in the run and weaved through the field finishing off strong to score by 0.2 ...

Double At Ballarat

Double At Ballarat

Dec 31, 2012

The stable ended the 2012 year well getting a double at Ballarat yesterday. The first leg of our double was General Orders in race 5 the 0-62 1200 metre race. After missing the kick slightly he settled back in the field with cover he worked into the race nicely come around ...

Stable Gets A Treble At Warrnambool

Stable Gets A Treble At Warrnambool

Dec 10, 2012

The stable had a very successful day at Warrnambool last Thursday getting at treble at our home track. The first leg of our treble was in race 2 where Angel's Gift won the fillies and mares 1000 metre maiden by half a length. The second leg was Grassland Girl in race 4 the ...

Stable Double at Warrnambool

Stable Double at Warrnambool

Dec 04, 2012

The stable book ended the card at Warrnambool on Thursday the 22nd of November with General Orders and High Class Lady. General Orders led all the way to score by 2 lengths in the first race under the guidance of Ryan Maloney. He is a horse Matthew has always had a good ...

Two Wins In A Row For Flying Hussler

Two Wins In A Row For Flying Hussler

Nov 19, 2012

Flying Hussler made it two wins in a row yesterday when he won race 8 the 0-62 1350 metre race. He was give a great ride by Ryan Maloney and just got there on the line scoring by 0.1 of a length. In his first preparation he run a string of placings so it is good to see him ...

Flying Hussler Gets His Maiden Win

Flying Hussler Gets His Maiden Win

Nov 12, 2012

Last Monday at Hamilton Flying Hussler finally broke his maiden status when he won race 1 the 1200 metre maiden. His last two preparations he had been very close but could never quite get there. He was ridden well by Dean Yendall and in the finish he had kicked away from the ...