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SECOND DIRT SUCCESS FOR KENNY

SECOND DIRT SUCCESS FOR KENNY

Jul 19, 2021

I’m Kenny is really relishing the dirt notching his second win. This brings up 2 wins and a close second in his last 3 starts on the dirt. Ridden by Karl Zechner, Kenny went straight to the front by 1 length. Into the straight he was joined by Bad Moon Rising and had a ...

BETTA EDDIE WINS

BETTA EDDIE WINS

Jun 13, 2021

Betta Eddie couldn’t have been any better today winning the 1400m Class 2 at Murray Bridge.Jumping and settling midfield, Jacob Opperman hugged the rail to find an opening at the 250m mark to quickly move away for a comfortably win. Congratulations to connections. 

DOMINANT 2YO METRO WIN BY FURPHY

DOMINANT 2YO METRO WIN BY FURPHY

Jun 13, 2021

Going around at a very nice price of $61, Madam Furphy dominated her rivals yesterday with an extremely impressive metropolitan win.With Sophie Logan onboard Madam Furphy bounced to the front, railed hard and never looked like getting caught winning by 2.2L. Such a special win ...

COMFORTABLE WIN FOR KENNY

COMFORTABLE WIN FOR KENNY

Jun 07, 2021

Great trip to Pt Augusta yesterday with I'm Kenny winning his maiden in Race 1 very comfortably.Nice ride by Sairyn Fawke who was able to get to the front and control the speed to win by 3.3 lengths. Congratulations to connections 

ALPHAEUS STRIKES

ALPHAEUS STRIKES

Mar 08, 2021

Alphaeus produced a tough win yesterday to break his maiden at Clare.Great ride by Ryan Hurdle who was able to maintain his position after Alphaeus was slow away. Very deserving win for all connections who have been patient with this horse. Looking forward to many more.

TRIVAGO GIRL IN KI

TRIVAGO GIRL IN KI

Feb 22, 2021

We are not afraid to travel with our horses and last week was no exception. Trivago Girl travelled by Ferry to Kangaroo Island last week to race at the annual Kangaroo Island Cup Carnival. On Thursday she produced a strong 2nd ridden by Karl Zechner, followed by a ...

NO BETTER THAN BETTA EDDIE AT OAKBANK

NO BETTER THAN BETTA EDDIE AT OAKBANK

Jan 20, 2021

What a lovely day at Oakbank today with Betta Eddie getting the chocolates in the Sugar Financial Services/SABOIS C, G & E Maiden Plate.The win was extra special celebrating with a great bunch of owners who bred and raised Eddie. Thanks to Sairyn Fawke for a great ride. We ...

BACK TO BACK METROPOLITAIN WINS FOR KHANI STAR

BACK TO BACK METROPOLITAIN WINS FOR KHANI STAR

Dec 20, 2020

Khani Star has had a remarkable last few weeks winning back to back Metropolitan races.19th of December: Khani Star produced a dominate win to secure the Cornerstone Stud Sir Prancealot Series Final.Wonderful ride by Jess Eaton who sat behind the speed and managed to peel out ...

ZEGRESTOS EXPLOSIVE WIN

ZEGRESTOS EXPLOSIVE WIN

Dec 07, 2020

Zegresto flew to the line to win the Magic Millions / SABOIS Maiden Plate, 1000m race at Murray Bridge.After beginning a touch slowly and being stuck for a run. Zegresto was able to exploded through at the 150m mark to run down the leader to score the ...

RACE 1 MYSTICANO!!

RACE 1 MYSTICANO!!

Nov 04, 2020

We are starting a trend winning Race 1 at Pt Lincoln again with Sairyn Fawke, this time aboard one of our stable favorites Mysticano. That brings up Mysticano's 8th win and $177k in stakes money. We raced Mysticano's mother Mystic Moment and bred Mysticano so its very ...

TRIVAGO GIRL WINS

TRIVAGO GIRL WINS

Oct 26, 2020

WHAT A SENSATIONAL RIDE by Sairyn Fawke to win race 1 at Pt Lincoln on Trivago Girl.After observing the rest of the field begin a touch quicker, Sairyn made a split decision from his wide gate to duck down the inside. Continuing his quick thinking, he then rode Trivago Girl ...

DARREN MAGRO MARQUEE - GAWLER CUP DAY

DARREN MAGRO MARQUEE - GAWLER CUP DAY

Oct 25, 2020

We pride ourselves on providing our owners with great entertainment and hospitality, having owner tables at every Gawler race meeting and having our big Owner Marquee on Gawler Cup Day.Yesterday was our annual Owner Marquee on Gawler Cup Day, and what a fantastic day it was!We ...

SONNY IN PORT LINCOLN

SONNY IN PORT LINCOLN

Oct 15, 2020

What a great win by My Mate Sonny yesterday in Pt Lincoln. Great ride Justin Potter, Sonny didn't make Justin's task easy but he powered home extremely strongly to score at good odds.Congratulations to connections

OCEAN CHALLENGER

OCEAN CHALLENGER

Aug 28, 2020

Great to see news that our very own Ocean Challenger, who we had so much success with, is now producing quality offspring.

PANA POWERED AT PORT

PANA POWERED AT PORT

Aug 17, 2020

Great day at Port Augusta yesterday. A dominant 3.5L win by Panagiota. Great, confident ride by Lizzie Annells.And then a tough 2nd by A Roman Road. Thanks Eran Boyd you rode him very well from the wide gate.Congratulations to connections!

EQUINE POOL GRAND OPENING

EQUINE POOL GRAND OPENING

Jun 12, 2020

It was a great day for us yesterday with the official grand opening of the brand-new state of the art equine pool at the Gawler Barossa Jockey Club.The $495,000 pool was unveiled by SA Racing Minister Corey Wingard and our very own ‘Call Me Curtis’ got to be the first to ...

MY MATE SONNY SHINES

MY MATE SONNY SHINES

Jun 08, 2020

Great to see My Mate Sonny break his maiden today at Pt Augusta under the guidance of jockey Sairyn Fawke. Before straightening My Mate Sonny was travelling very well and hit the front to secure a 3 length win. Nice ride Sairyn.My Mate Sonny is still green and does plenty wrong ...

OLIVE GROVE AT THE PORT

OLIVE GROVE AT THE PORT

May 11, 2020

Olive Grove finally broke his maiden at Port Augusta yesterday. Ridden by Sairyn Fawke; Olive Grove circled the entire field to accelerate home securing an easy 3 length win.Congratulations to connections. 

MUM’S MY HERO CONTINUES GREAT FORM

MUM’S MY HERO CONTINUES GREAT FORM

Apr 19, 2020

An impressive victory yesterday by our recent stable addition Mum’s My Hero in the 1050m Holdfast Insurance Handicap (Heat 9 SA Sprint Series) saw him secure a spot in the $100,000 final in 3 weeks at Morphettville. After jumping Mum’s My Hero settled midfield under jockey ...

MARVELLOUS MALAKEED

MARVELLOUS MALAKEED

Apr 14, 2020

Malakeed produced the goods today at Gawler to win his first start by 0.9 lengths. Ridden by Sairyn Fawke, Malakeed powered home hard to run over the top of the field to win the 1500 metre Happy Easter SABOIS maiden. Congratulations to connections. 

COOL AT CLARE

COOL AT CLARE

Mar 09, 2020

Our little pocket rocket Cool Desert ran a super race today to break her maiden at Clare. She always try’s her heart out and deserved this win. Great ride Jerry and congratulations to connections. 

MYSTICANO & CHAU AT THE VALLEY

MYSTICANO & CHAU AT THE VALLEY

Feb 22, 2020

What a thrilling race with Mysticano going down by a nose at Moonee Valley last night. Excellent ride by Jerry Chau. Mysticano has now ran at Moonee Valley twice for a narrow 3rd and 2nd, running exceptional races both times. Congratulations to connections. 

METROPLITAN TRAINING DOUBLE

METROPLITAN TRAINING DOUBLE

Jan 05, 2020

Triple Deez was the first leg of a Metropolitan Training Double when he won the 1100m TAB handicap. At long odds Triple Deez settled midfield and circled the field in the straight for a dominant 1.2L win. Great ride David Tootell.Mysticano wasn’t to be outdone by his ...

MYSTICANO IS BACK WITH FORCE

MYSTICANO IS BACK WITH FORCE

Dec 05, 2019

After 10months on the sidelines due to injury Mysticano was back with force yesterday winning the 1100m BM 60. Mysticano begun well to sit just off the leader throughout the race accelerating away in the last 100 to win by 0.9L. This is the 6th race win for Mysticano with a ...