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PIERATA RUNS WELL IN THE BILL RICHIE

PIERATA RUNS WELL IN THE BILL RICHIE

Sep 20, 2018

Pierata ran a very gallant second in the Bill Richie Group 3 event at Randwick on the 15th September 2018. Only beaten on the post by 0.1 of a length.Another great effort for Pierata. He has pulled up extremely well and will head to the Group 1 Epsom Handicap at Randwick at the ...

PIERATA WINS THE MISSILE STAKES

PIERATA WINS THE MISSILE STAKES

Sep 01, 2018

The Group II ATC Missile Stakes at Randwick on the 4th August 2018 was won by our stable star Pierata.  Pierata raced closer to the lead, just off the strong front pace. He ran the 1200 metres in a quick 1:08.41.He was able to turn the tables on Kementari, who had ...

HIghton Wins

HIghton Wins

Jul 18, 2018

A GOOD news racing story.In the July 2015, a weanling colt by High Chaparral became very ill. He was moved by the owner from a stud farm near Cessnock to The Randwick Equine Centre. At the truck drivers request he was checked by the Wyong vet, to see that he would make the trip. ...

She's Magical A Winner

She's Magical A Winner

Jul 17, 2018

Shes Magical won at Nowra in June on a Heavy 10 surface over 1200m.This well bred mare jumped with them and then settled worst than mid field, once in the straight she made her move and won by over 2 lengths. She was well ridden by jockey Koby Jennings.

DREAM FOLK RETIRES

DREAM FOLK RETIRES

Jun 12, 2018

Dream Folk has retired and will be going to a new eventing home in country NSW. He is retiring as a well seasoned eight year old.Dream Folk has done a marvelous job winning 7 races, with 16 placings and over $330,000.00 in prizemoney. Since coming to the stable he has won a ...

BRACES DOES IT AGAIN

BRACES DOES IT AGAIN

Jun 11, 2018

Braces dug deep a week later, 6th June 2018, and won again at Canterbury. Braces dropped back to the 1550m distance, on a heavy 8 track, from barrier 8 and carried more weight. He was again, ably ridden by jockey, Corey Brown.

METROPOLITAN WINNERS FOR THE FIRST WEEK OF WINTER

METROPOLITAN WINNERS FOR THE FIRST WEEK OF WINTER

Jun 04, 2018

Greg Hickman received the best birthday present with two winners in town this week.Braces was able to put his best for forward with a good win at his home track, at Warwick Farm on Wednesday. Braces has a tremendous winning record over numerous preparations. He has never had a ...

PIERATA LANDS BIGGEST PAY DAY IN THE HISTORY OF QUEENSLAND RACING

PIERATA LANDS BIGGEST PAY DAY IN THE HISTORY OF QUEENSLAND RACING

Jan 17, 2018

PIERATA has had a wonderful summer in Queensland.Pierata, in total, has had 8 starts for 4 wins and a second and a third placing.Given that he is a stakes winner and has amassed $1,481,650 in career earnings, Pierata is regarded as a racehorse with above-average ability. At ...

PHOEBE FIRST UP AT CANTERBURY

PHOEBE FIRST UP AT CANTERBURY

Jan 17, 2018

Phoebes Lass has just had her first Metropolitan win. A great effort by the little mare.Phoebe started racing in August 2015 and after a couple of paddock setbacks her owners were please to get her to the track. She has progressed from what could of been a handy country ...

SUBERB WIN BY PIERATA AT DOOMBEN

SUBERB WIN BY PIERATA AT DOOMBEN

Jan 01, 2018

Pierata's runs at Doomben have been very exciting over the last month. One hiccup with the starter in Brisbane last start, but overall a a faultless performance by Pierata. The confidence show by his trainer early, is now been seen by all and his runs are on the board. He will ...

PIERATA First Up Win At Doomben

PIERATA First Up Win At Doomben

Dec 03, 2017

Pierata (3c Pierro x November Flight, by Flying Spur) won convincingly at Doomben on Saturday when he powered clear to win the $100,000 Winning Rupert Plate by 3 lengths.Pie settled, running third comfortably from gate one, in the straight he kicked clear of the early ...

Season Ending Stallion Stats

Season Ending Stallion Stats

Aug 01, 2017

The racing season has ended with good news for our yearlings purchased in 2016 to 2017.Pierro is the Champion Australian First Season sire for 2016/2017 by earnings. We look to have four very nice horses by this sire who are either racing well or will be in the near future. ...

A Family Affair - July Winners at Gosford

A Family Affair - July Winners at Gosford

Jul 31, 2017

Half brother and sister, Centro Superior and Pandeia had done the stable and their owners/breeders proud and have both won races this preperation, 2 weeks apart in July 2017.For the broodmare Miss Canny (Canny Lad x Mescolata(NZ)) from the family of Spanish Mix(multiple Group 1 ...

PIERATA Another Winner by Pierro

PIERATA Another Winner by Pierro

Jun 27, 2017

PIERATA ( PIERRO x NOVEMBER FLIGHT) 2y Colt.Pierata after winning his first trial in 2017, at Randwick, Pierata then went on to run 4th in his first start at Warwick Farm.Pierata then won his next start at Randwick on the 24th April, beating another Pierro colt. Pierata jumped ...

DENIM STREET WINS LAST TWO STARTS

DENIM STREET WINS LAST TWO STARTS

Jun 20, 2017

Denim Street has done a great job this preparation to win two consecutive races - no mean feat these days.When I first saw this filly in 2016 she had arrived with pneumonia. Great patient, tough and resilient It has taken a bit of time for the mare to put everything together ...

PIERONE - Pierros first winner in New South Wales

PIERONE - Pierros first winner in New South Wales

Mar 03, 2017

Pierone had a wonderful win at Cowra on ThursdayThe 2yo filly was able to win first up over the 950m distance. A great effort for a 2yo to travel 4+ hours, take in the occasion and have the determination to fight back in the straight and win convincingly. She jumped well from ...

PRIVATE REACHES ANOTHER MILESTONE

PRIVATE REACHES ANOTHER MILESTONE

Jan 17, 2017

Our super racemare Private Secretary won the Fillies and Mares 1300m Handicap on the Gold Coast in January 2017.She broke through for a well deserved and overdue win. She reached the milestone of being the stables first Million Dollar earner, no mean feat.Private Secretary ...

OCTOBER, NOVEMBER & DECEMBER WINNERS

OCTOBER, NOVEMBER & DECEMBER WINNERS

Jan 10, 2017

Our Winners included our stable stars TOP STRIKER, I'M BULLETPROOF, PHOEBES LASS & SHES MAGICAL.TOP STRIKER  after winning earlier in the season at Wyong x (2), he was able to follow this up with another win at Warwick Farm in October. He was then placed at Rosehill. ...

PRIVATE TRAVELLES WELL AGAIN

PRIVATE TRAVELLES WELL AGAIN

Jun 30, 2016

Private Secretary was the ultimate professional again in Adelaide in May.After not a lot of luck in the Magic Millions race in January, running second, she followed this up with a great run in the Group 3, Wenona stakes at Randwick in March. She then travelled to Adelaide to ...

FEBRUARY, MARCH AND APRIL WINNERS

FEBRUARY, MARCH AND APRIL WINNERS

Jun 29, 2016

Our Winners included our stable stars CITATIONS, PHOEBES LASS & TOP STRIKER.TOP STRIKER, after winning earlier in the season at Wyong was able to follow this up with another win at Wyong in March, before going for a spell. Top Striker had multiple placings on the ...

SUPER MARE

SUPER MARE

Jan 12, 2016

Private Secretary was the ultimate professional over the weekend.She had her first trip away to the Gold Coast and never missed a beat. She handled the hype on the Magic Millions race day and she was a creditable second in the race with not a lot of luck in running. Her run on ...

PIERRO  COLT PURCHASED

PIERRO COLT PURCHASED

Jan 08, 2016

PIERRO X NOVEMBER FLIGHT COLT purchased 2 days before Private Secretary is to run in the Magic Milions Fillies and Mares Hcp over 1300m with $1,000,000.00 in prizemoney on offer. Owners are very excited about their chances. The Colt is by a Champion sire out of a group ...

Big Girl coming off the track this morning

Big Girl coming off the track this morning

Dec 17, 2015

Private Secretary at the track for morning track work.

Braces in Melbourne

Braces in Melbourne

Sep 28, 2015

Braces travelled to Melbourne for the Inglis Cup held on the 26th September. Braces had developed a reputation as a good traveller in recent race starts. He travelled to Taree and won and then to the Grafton Guineas and won and as a later planned, after thought, he ...