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MISTY METAL OFF TO THE PADDOCK

MISTY METAL OFF TO THE PADDOCK

Sep 28, 2017

Misty Metal is off to the paddock after her brave third at Belmont on Wednesday.The Oratorio filly led the David Gray’s Aglink Handicap field up to the corner, booted away but was just caught late by the promising Rockon Tommy and debutant Three Secrets.Aaron Mitchell rode ...

THIRD TIME A CHARM?

THIRD TIME A CHARM?

Sep 27, 2017

Misty Metal has done a great job for Harvey Racing this preparation and faces another test on Wednesday at Belmont in her third career start.The Oratorio filly has gone from being broken in to an eye catching Saturday performance all in one preparation.Aaron Mitchell jumps in ...

MISTY METAL LOOKING FOR SECOND WIN

MISTY METAL LOOKING FOR SECOND WIN

Sep 15, 2017

Misty Metal will look to continue her 100 per cent strike rate when stepping out in the Devil’s Lair Plate for three-year-olds at Belmont on Saturday.It is a step up from her win at Northam on debut, but the youngster has shown plenty of ability to date.Skye Bogenhuber ...

SAVERIO TO BE TESTED OVER A MILE

SAVERIO TO BE TESTED OVER A MILE

Aug 26, 2017

It’s been a long time coming, but finally Saverio got his maiden win on Saturday at Belmont with a tough performance over 1400m.The triumph came at career start number 10 and was well deserved after two very good runs to start his campaign.The writing was on the wall last ...

KALGOORLIE NEXT FOR WAYSIDE

KALGOORLIE NEXT FOR WAYSIDE

Aug 19, 2017

Two runners at Belmont on Saturday for two second placings, including the awfully unlucky Wayside.The Geraldton Cup winner of this year has returned in superb form and will hopefully get a start on the minimum weight in the Coolgardie Cup in a fortnight’s time.Shaun McGruddy ...

WAYSIDE AND SAVERIO SECOND UP

WAYSIDE AND SAVERIO SECOND UP

Aug 18, 2017

Three and a half years since his race track debut, Saverio gets arguably his best chance to taste success at Belmont in the Get The TABtouch Maiden (1200m).He is second-up this preparation and has drawn barrier eight before scratchings.Co-trainer Todd Harvey hopes he can find ...

SAVERIO AND WAYSIDE RETURN WELL

SAVERIO AND WAYSIDE RETURN WELL

Aug 06, 2017

Saverio spent almost two years away from the track, but put in an eye-catching, back me next start run at Belmont on Saturday.From barrier 13, the Savabeel seven-year-old was forced to snag to the back of the field.He thundered home to record the fastest final 600m sectional of ...

HE'S BACK

HE'S BACK

Aug 05, 2017

Saverio will be keen to kick a few goals on his return to the track at Belmont.He returns in the TABtouch Maiden over 1200m following a strong trial performance, but it will be his first time at the races since November 2011.His Zarantz and First Impressions form looks good, ...

ANOTHER TEST FOR A KNIGHT OF PRO

ANOTHER TEST FOR A KNIGHT OF PRO

Jul 29, 2017

A Knight Of Pro is likely to jump favourite in the Schweppes Handicap (1300m), an open grade three-year-old race, at Belmont today.The son of Proart is looking to string consecutive wins together after an ultra impressive victory a fortnight ago.It was a high pressure ...

MAGGIE BREAKS THROUGH

MAGGIE BREAKS THROUGH

Jul 27, 2017

Iron Maggie got her first taste of the winner’s circle at her 26th attempt on Thursday in the Pinjarra Crane Hire Maiden over 1200m at Pinjarra.Shaun McGruddy steered home the daughter of Authroized to a narrow victory.It was Iron Maggie’s first-up run this campaign and the ...

HABENERA SECOND UP IS A GOOD FORMULA

HABENERA SECOND UP IS A GOOD FORMULA

Jul 25, 2017

Habenera looks a good each-way chance at Belmont on Wednesday in the Perth Racing Club Membership Handicap (1000m).Back to 1000m and second up looks a good formula for the daughter of War Chant in a race with plenty of winning hopes.She finished sixth first-up at Pinjarra in a ...

MAGIC OPUS LOOKING FOR DESERVED WIN

Jul 20, 2017

The ultra consistent Magic Opus has another chance to break her maiden status at Northam on Thursday in the Red Robin Hospitality Maiden over five furlongs.Troy Turner will team up with the chestnut filly again, with the pair looking to change their luck after consecutive ...

A KNIGHT OF PRO MAKES JUMP TO SATURDAY GRADE

A KNIGHT OF PRO MAKES JUMP TO SATURDAY GRADE

Jul 17, 2017

On a day It’s It won the Listed Beaufine Stakes, A Knight Of Pro of arguably the most impressive winner at Ascot.The Rapid Equine syndicate owned galloper proved he is well and truly Saturday grade.Second-up from a short spell, Jason Brown steered the three-year-old to win the ...

BACK WITH A BANG

BACK WITH A BANG

Jun 21, 2017

A Knight Of Pro returned to the track with a narrow second to Mrs Brown’s Boy at Ascot on Wednesday in a three-year-old no metro wins in the last year race over 1300m.The gelding had a freshen up for almost two months and a trial heading into the race.Shaun McGruddy steered A ...

TAGADA STRIKING FORM

TAGADA STRIKING FORM

Jun 06, 2017

Tagada has now strung two good performances together after a third at Northam in the TABtouch Maiden (1600m) on WA Day.Tagada, for owners Lex and Shirley Piper and Tanya Harvey, was strong late through the line to be beaten three-quarters-of-a-length behind Liberty Action ...

HOPETOUN NARROWLY BEATEN

HOPETOUN NARROWLY BEATEN

Jun 03, 2017

A win does not look far away for Hopetoun after a strong performance in the Mumm Champagne Handicap (1200m) at Belmont on Saturday.She was beaten by a neck, giving the winner three-and-a-half kilos.A gun ride from Jason Brown had her box seating early. The two fancies in ...

TRADESMAN PRIMED FOR FIRST UP ASSIGNMENT

TRADESMAN PRIMED FOR FIRST UP ASSIGNMENT

Jun 01, 2017

Tradesman is going as good as ever and is poised for a strong Belmont winter starting on Saturday in the Group 3 Belmont Sprint over 1400m.The son of Trade Fair is back at the races for the first time since his third in the Perth Cup.His first-up record reads very well with ...

TWO CHANCES AT ASCOT

TWO CHANCES AT ASCOT

May 16, 2017

Hopetoun begins her preparation over 1000m while Vagabond Boy steps up to what looks like a very suitable trip at Ascot on Wednesday.Aaron Mitchell claims 1.5kg on Hopetoun in the Heineken 3 Handicap, race one on the program.It will be the daughter of Pins from Ciara's first ...

TRADESMAN AND HOPETOUN ON TRACK

TRADESMAN AND HOPETOUN ON TRACK

May 08, 2017

Tradesman and Hopetoun are on track for good preparations after strong trial performances at Lark Hill on Monday.Tradesman was beaten three lengths in a hot trial which was taken out by Railway Stakes winner Scales Of Justice. Troy Turner partnered the five-year-old gelding and ...

VAGABOND BOY RUNNER UP AGAIN

VAGABOND BOY RUNNER UP AGAIN

May 04, 2017

Vagabond Boy continues to put in consistent performances and finished runner-up again at Ascot on Wednesday.The Dick Turpin three-year-old reeled off the second quickest final 600m sectional to place a length behind Santiago Gal. It was Vagabond Boy’s second run this campaign ...

VAGABOND BOY CLOSE TO FIRST WIN

VAGABOND BOY CLOSE TO FIRST WIN

May 02, 2017

Harvey Racing will head to Ascot on Wednesday confident of a good performance from Vagabond Boy in the 1200m Corporate Membership Maiden.The three-year-old Dick Turpin gelding takes on the older horses, but should get a good run from barrier six.It will be Vagabond Boy’s ...

MARCHAND CAN BOUNCE BACK

MARCHAND CAN BOUNCE BACK

Apr 28, 2017

The stable is confident Marchand can bounce back to his best form in Saturday’s Seacorp Handicap over 1000m at Ascot on Saturday after excuses last start.The consistent galloper is jumping out of his skin and all signs suggest a better performance in his fifth run this ...

A PRO WIN BY THE KNIGHT

A PRO WIN BY THE KNIGHT

Apr 26, 2017

A Knight Of Pro justified the stable’s high opinion of him with a strong victory at Ascot on Wednesday.The son of Proart was fifth-up this preparation and it was a well deserved win after three consecutive placings.He has been sent to the paddock for a short freshen up before ...

WAYSIDE'S COUNTRY CUP CAMPAIGN CONTINUES

WAYSIDE'S COUNTRY CUP CAMPAIGN CONTINUES

Apr 21, 2017

Wayside will have to lug the top weight of 58kg in Sunday’s Narrogin Cup as he looks to add another feature country cup to his mantle piece.The Geraldton Cup winner has drawn barrier 11 for Harvey Racing and Shaun McGruddy stays on board.Wayside is coming off a sixth placing ...