Nicc Notches First City Win

Nicc Notches First City Win

A mid-summer Friday afternoon at Flemington seemed the perfect place for Red Hot Nicc to notch his first city win and the four-year-old Nicconi gelding didn’t disappoint. As rapid racing returned to headquarters, Red Hot Nicc returned to the winner’s stall after a...
Savannah’s Sandown Success

Savannah’s Sandown Success

The stunning form of Savannah Cloud continued at Sandown on Boxing Day as the five-year-old made it four wins on the trot, in turn delivering connections the perfect Christmas gift.  Sticking to the Sandown 1400m at Benchmark 84 grade for consecutive starts, the...
Winning Is Now Savannah Cloud’s Consistent Trait

Winning Is Now Savannah Cloud’s Consistent Trait

Consistency has long been a trait of Savannah Cloud, however it’s winning that Phillip Stokes trained gelding is now doing consistently. With three wins and nine placings in his first 17 starts, the five-year-old claimed his third victory in succession at...
Valley Victory A Just Reward For Super Consistent Savannah Cloud

Valley Victory A Just Reward For Super Consistent Savannah Cloud

Reaping the rewards for a career of consistency, Savannah Cloud registered back-to-back win for the first time, bolting home up the rail at Moonee Valley under the Friday Night Lights. Sent out as a lukewarm favourite, the Savabeel gelding didn’t let his backers...
Connections On Cloud 9 After Savannah Cloud’s Ballan Cup Win

Connections On Cloud 9 After Savannah Cloud’s Ballan Cup Win

Whilst the focus was largely on Flemington for Champions’ Day, the unassuming Savannah Cloud quietly notch the fourth win of his ultra-consistent career, taking out the Ballan Cup at Geelong. It broke a string of near-misses for the Savabeel gelding, who’s last win...
Wins (Hopefully) There For The Taking

Wins (Hopefully) There For The Taking

Take on Jen will likely be taking on much better horses than what she faced when breaking her maiden at Pakenham on a Monday in August. Having run second to Giga Kick on debut – no mean feat given its current trajectory – Take On Jen showed an impressive turn of foot...
Sheza Sniper Fires On First Day Of New Season

Sheza Sniper Fires On First Day Of New Season

A peach of a ride from Jamie Mott thrust Sheza Sniper to an overdue second career win after three seconds from her previous four starts. The now five-year-old mare celebrated her – and all horses – birthday with a narrow win in the final event on the program at her...
Rising Sphere Fills Punters Pockets

Rising Sphere Fills Punters Pockets

After a dominant Darwin Cup week, Rising Sphere will be set for a 2023 return, this time with a feature race in mind. The one-time Phillip Stokes-trained gelding claimed his maiden Top End win on the official open day of Cup week by more than six lengths, before...
Dalziel Purple Patch Continues With Ambidazzle

Dalziel Purple Patch Continues With Ambidazzle

Veteran mare Ambidazzle produced the first Victorian win of her career thus continuing a purple patch of form by Wylie Dalziel Racing runners. The bargain $22,000 fall of hammer purchase has recently relocated from trainer Phillip Stokes Adelaide operation to his...