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MISTY METAL BACK ON TRACK

MISTY METAL BACK ON TRACK

Jun 22, 2020

Star sprinting mare Misty Metal is certainly back on track following an untimely hoof issue that has delayed her winter campaign. The class Oratorio mare missed the Roma Cup earlier in the season due to a nasty hoof abscess, now cleared she turned up for her racing return with ...

AVALON BAY GAINING CONFIDENCE

AVALON BAY GAINING CONFIDENCE

Jun 22, 2020

Avalon Bay showed his last start win was no fluke proving to strong for rivals again at Belmont Park last Wednesday the 17th. He was stepping up in grade to class three company and was coming off a 27 day space between runs but this did not stop him from putting in another very ...

QUEEN CHLOE & PROCONSENT REIGN IN THE PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL

QUEEN CHLOE & PROCONSENT REIGN IN THE PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL

May 24, 2020

Team Harvey, Chloe Azzopardi and Proconsent teamed up for a stunning win in yesterday's  SKYRACING.TV PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES FINAL $100K. It was also a day to remember for Proconsent's owner/breeders Neil & Annie Irvine of Rapid Equine with a two state ...

AVALON BAY IN BARNSTORMING BELMONT WIN

AVALON BAY IN BARNSTORMING BELMONT WIN

May 22, 2020

New Zealand bred Ocean Park four year old AVALON BAY really appreciated being back to Belmont Park yesterday, bolting in for Shaun McGruddy in the Tabtouch Better Your Bet Handicap over the 1600m distance.It was the gelding's first victory for Harvey Racing since joining the ...

SAMSURIAN HEADS TO THE PADDOCK A WINNER!

SAMSURIAN HEADS TO THE PADDOCK A WINNER!

May 04, 2020

Beautifully related gelding SAMSURIAN will head to the spelling paddock for a well deserved rest following his superb win at Pinjarra Park on the 26th of April. The half relation to group winners SAMOVARE and SAMIZDAT by SNIPPETSON was a strong winner under inform ...

TURNER FINALLY GETS HIS WIN ON FRENCH

TURNER FINALLY GETS HIS WIN ON FRENCH

May 27, 2019

Finally French made it two wins on the trot with his strong performance to win the Amelia Park Handicap 1000m at the Belmont Park opener Saturday. The son of Mungrup Stud based stalwart Oratorio has come back to racing in exceptional form, taking his class one win at Northam on ...

MISTY METAL TUNES UP FOR BEAUFINE

MISTY METAL TUNES UP FOR BEAUFINE

May 21, 2019

Stable star Misty Metal stepped out at Lark Hill trials on Monday the 20th in preparation for her return to the race track. The brilliant sprinter clocked the fastest time of the day, a sharp 56:08 in winning her 950m heat. Race rider Shaun McGruddy couldn't have been more ...

AMELIE ARGOT BRILLIANT ON RETURN

AMELIE ARGOT BRILLIANT ON RETURN

May 16, 2019

Amelie Argot returned to racing in brilliant fashion at Ascot on Wednesday the 17th in the Iron Jack Handicap 1000m. Returning from a fairly long lay off the beautifully bred daughter of Not A Single Doubt never looked in doubt when cruising to a length victory in quick time. ...

BLACK SABBATH SET TO RETURN

BLACK SABBATH SET TO RETURN

May 07, 2019

Classy Blackfriars gelding Black Sabbath was dominant in his Belmont Park trial on Monday the 6th of May. He came from just off the speed to score a comfortable win in slick time. The strapping gelding is unbeaten in trials this campaign and is looking a more mature and stronger ...

BRIDESMAID BECOMES THE BRIDE

BRIDESMAID BECOMES THE BRIDE

May 07, 2019

Finally French finally broke through for a well deserved win at Northam on Sunday the 5th of May. The ultra consistent Oratorio galloper ridden by claiming apprentice Kate Witten brought up his second win in just ten starts when scoring by a length under 61kgs in the WAROA ...

Minika To Follow Family Tradition

Minika To Follow Family Tradition

Jan 29, 2019

Minika will attempt to make it two wins from three starts when she graduates to metropolitan racing tomorrow at Ascot. The younger full sister to star sprinting mare Misty Metal was ultra impressive in winning her maiden at Bunbury on the 16th of January. She showed blistering ...

MISTY METAL SURGES TO COMFORTABLE VICTORY IN JUNGLE MIST CLASSIC

MISTY METAL SURGES TO COMFORTABLE VICTORY IN JUNGLE MIST CLASSIC

Nov 24, 2018

By Jay Rooney | The West AustralianClassy mare Misty Metal led her rivals a merry dance to score an emphatic win in the Listed Jungle Mist Classic (1200m) at Ascot yesterday.Backed from $4.40 to $3.70 favouritism, Misty Metal burst out of barrier 11 to lead comfortably for ...

Harvey unfazed by Sabbath’s wide barrier

Harvey unfazed by Sabbath’s wide barrier

Nov 22, 2018

By Ernie Manning | The West AustralianCo-trainer Todd Harvey is optimistic Black Sabbath’s relaxed racing style will help him overcome a wide barrier in Saturday’s $500,000 Group 2 WA Guineas (1600m) at Ascot.The Blackfriars gelding will start from 15 if the emergencies ...

Vermont Lady takes out the $30,000 TABTouch Regional Championship

Vermont Lady takes out the $30,000 TABTouch Regional Championship

Nov 18, 2018

By Thomas Munday | Bunbury MailChampion jockey Lucy Warwick was elated after riding Vermont Lady ($17) to victory in the $30,000 TABTouch Regional Championship - Road to Ascot event last week. On Wednesday, Bunbury Turf Club punters watched as Vermont Lady settled eighth in a ...

Black Sabbath primed for Bunbury sprint

Black Sabbath primed for Bunbury sprint

Oct 10, 2018

By Ernie Manning | The West AustralianAscot carnival prospect Black Sabbath has stylishly topped off his preparation to resume in Saturday’s $100,000 TABtouch 3YO Classic (1000m) at Bunbury.Co-trained by Robert and Todd Harvey, the Blackfriars gelding burst on to the scene ...

Black Sabbath belts out hard-rocking trial

Black Sabbath belts out hard-rocking trial

Oct 02, 2018

By Ernie Manning | The West AustralianUnbeaten three-year-old Black Sabbath trialled stylishly yesterday and will be entered to race first-up in Saturday week’s TABtouch 3YO Classic (1000m) at Bunbury.The Robert and Todd Harvey-trained Blackfriars gelding won a 1000m Belmont ...

STORMY ORA MAKES A POSITIVE RETURN

STORMY ORA MAKES A POSITIVE RETURN

Jun 04, 2018

Stormy Ora continues to get closer and closer to breaking her maiden status.She missed by a neck at Northam on WA Day at Northam in the Furphy Maiden over 1100m, beaten by Tawny Pete.Shaun McGruddy steered Stormy Ora and was able to find the front upon settling.He controlled the ...

APPARITION NEARING A WIN

APPARITION NEARING A WIN

Jun 04, 2018

Two-year-old Apparition put in an eye-catching second up run on Saturday at Belmont in the D’orsogna Plate over 1300m.Troy Turner gave the youngster a peach run as the pair ran on into third place behind Kelly’s Callisto, beaten two-and-a-quarter lengths.The winner of the ...

MISTY METAL STILL PERFECT AT NORTHAM

MISTY METAL STILL PERFECT AT NORTHAM

Jun 04, 2018

Misty Metal’s love affair with Northam Race Club continued on Wednesday.The speedy filly won for the fourth time in her career in the Avon Valley Toyota Handicap over 1100m, three of those wins have come at Northam from three attempts.Her most recent victory come over Don’t ...

TWO FROM TWO FOR THE BIG SABBATH

TWO FROM TWO FOR THE BIG SABBATH

May 22, 2018

Harvey Racing were a pimple away from a metropolitan double at Ascot on Saturday.Black Sabbath started the day on a good note by maintaining his perfect career record with his second win from as many starts.Shaun McGruddy steered the big son of Blackfriars once again and was ...

MISTY METAL ECLIPSES $60,000

MISTY METAL ECLIPSES $60,000

May 17, 2018

Misty Metal took her total career earnings above $60,000 from just eight starts at Northam on Thursday with a win in the Toohey’s Extra Dry Handicap.She won in a style that is becoming typical of Harvey Racing.The daughter of Oratorio sat outside the leader, absorbed the early ...

STRATOCREED CONTINUES CONSISTENT CAMPAIGN

STRATOCREED CONTINUES CONSISTENT CAMPAIGN

May 17, 2018

As he does every time he goes to the races, Stratocreed gave everything he had at Ascot on Wednesday. Unfortunately he was just beaten in a head bobber in the class three Ascend Sales Trophies Handicap over the 1200m. Guns Of Navarone won by a long head over Stratocreed and Red ...

SEVEN TOP THREE FINISHES IN A ROW FOR MAGIC OPUS

SEVEN TOP THREE FINISHES IN A ROW FOR MAGIC OPUS

May 10, 2018

Magic Opus tallied her seventh consecutive placing at Ascot on Wednesday in the Carbine Club Life Member Lin Ryan Handicap over 1000m.There is no wonder why Magic Opus is a stable favourite, she has missed the top three in just one of her 12 career starts for Harvey Racing.Aaron ...

BLACK SABBATH A DOMINANT WINNER

BLACK SABBATH A DOMINANT WINNER

May 05, 2018

One winner and a second from two runners at Ascot on Saturday for Harvey Racing.Black Sabbath won on debut in the two-year-old race and Finally French ran a gutsy second in a high quality three-year-old event.Black Sabbath won the Glenroy Chaff Plate by three lengths in an ...