Mr Quickie Set for Another Group 1

Mr Quickie Set for Another Group 1

Phillip Stokes is taking a leaf out of the training manual that saw Mr Quickie claim the Group 1 Queensland Derby at his last trip to the Sunshine State, as he prepares to return there for Saturday’s G1 Stradbroke Handicap. The dual G1 winner hasn’t raced...
Mr Joobs the bargain purchase wins again

Mr Joobs the bargain purchase wins again

Trainer Phillip Stokes is yet to miss a top-four finish with any of his dozen starters at Pakenham Synthetic since the first meeting at the venue this autumn on April 29. He has prepared six winners and two seconds in the period. Stokes’ record on...
$500,000 Reasons To Vote For Mr Quickie

$500,000 Reasons To Vote For Mr Quickie

Leading trainer Phillip Stokes is excited about the prospect of having another crack at the $5 million All-Star Mile – the richest mile race in the world. The Pakenham-based trainer had Mr Quickie – a Dalziel Racing syndicated horse –in the race last year when the...
Savannah Cloud comes from the Clouds

Savannah Cloud comes from the Clouds

We were very Excited to see our 3YO Colt demolish his rivals in his return race last Sunday. Our trainer Phillip Stokes has described Caulfield Guineas-nominated Savannah Cloud (NZ) (Savabeel) as “exciting” following his impressive win at Cranbourne on Sunday. The...
Mr Quickie lands Derby plunge after surviving protest

Mr Quickie lands Derby plunge after surviving protest

Bookmakers around the country were left reeling after Mr Quickie landed a massive betting plunge in a drama-filled Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm on Saturday.   Mr Quickie was backed in from $5 to start the $2.80 favourite, but punters were made to wait for their...
Mr Quickie salutes in Group 1 Queensland Derby (Video)

Mr Quickie salutes in Group 1 Queensland Derby (Video)

Mr Quickie survived a protest in claiming an incident-marred $600,000 Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Trained by Phillip Stokes and ridden by John Allen, Mr Quickie settled in the second half of the field and relished the solid mid-race...
Mr Quickie heads to Queensland Derby

Mr Quickie heads to Queensland Derby

In-form jockey John Allen has put Mr Quickie through his paces in a last piece of serious work ahead of the Queensland Derby. Allen went to Pakenham on Monday to work Mr Quickie over 1600m before the gelding flies to Brisbane on Tuesday.   Mr Quickie will be...
Mr Quickie Wins Mornington Guineas – SA Derby Bound!

Mr Quickie Wins Mornington Guineas – SA Derby Bound!

Mr Quickie has extended his winning sequence to six and seven wins from nine career starts, overcoming a difficult run to claim the Mornington Guineas on Saturday. The $1.80 favourite under John Allen raced away to a two-length win on Saturday to continue his march...