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From the Shadows Our Hero Emerges

Group 1 glory was claimed by Shadow Hero today, victorious in the 2019 Spring Champion Stakes at Randwick 12thOctober. With our hearts in our mouths we watched him jump from barrier two. He settled mid field, comfortable in his running. Finding clean air at the turn, it wasn’t until the 100m mark that Shadow Hero [...]

By |2019-10-18T21:24:56+11:00October 12th, 2019|Racing News|0 Comments

Tom Sherry Salutes

Today, Tuesday 8th October 2019 at Goulburn our latest Irish recruit and newly apprenticed Tom Sherry rode his first winner on Australian soil. Looking extremely polished and with his 4kg claim, Tom took Aeecee Vinco (Charge Forward/Masked Romance) a 3yo bay colt to the fence, finding his way in from Barrier 9. He then led [...]

By |2019-10-10T20:39:53+11:00October 8th, 2019|Racing News|0 Comments

No Shadow of a Doubt

Today, Saturday 28th September 2019 at Rosehill Racecourse, we witnessed something very special. Shadow Hero, 3yo brown gelding by Pierro out of Sookie (bred by good friends the Kolivos Family), won the Group 3 Antler Gloaming Stakes over 1800m. His convincing win confirmed the status and long-standing regard the stable has held him in. There [...]

By |2019-09-30T21:21:04+11:00September 28th, 2019|Racing News|0 Comments

Tasmanian Tiger

It was with much appreciation to owner Craig Hodge that we all got to enjoy Maroch’s first start for the stable. Craig entrusted us with his talented 4yo gelding, making his way from the Tasmanian circuit to the competitive racing scene here in Sydney, such was his belief in horse and trainer. Maroch (Nicconi/Aden) delighted [...]

By |2019-08-28T19:01:39+11:00August 13th, 2019|Racing News|0 Comments

Stable Treble in less than 40 Minutes

The first of a winning treble for the stable happened today at Doomben 1st June 2019. Shadow Hero (Pierro/Sookie) saluted in race 1, winning the listed The Pheonix, over 1630m for owners David Lui and the Sweetbriar Equine Syndicate. Initially he was back in the field, but a patient ride by jockey Blake Shinn found [...]

By |2019-06-03T19:13:57+11:00June 1st, 2019|Racing News|0 Comments

Knowitall Jack

It was a great thrill to win our first race for Dye Racing at Canterbury today, 8thMay 2019, taking out the ANZ Bloodstock News Handicap over 1250m. It was a nail-biting finish between Knowitall Jack (Pierro/Briolette NZ) and Godolphin’s Sedgemoor. These two horses were one/two respectively throughout the race but Knowitall Jack survived a late [...]

By |2019-05-14T19:37:38+11:00May 8th, 2019|Racing News|0 Comments

Splintex Nails the First

  The speedy youngster, Splintex (Snitzel/Acquired) took out the first on the Kensington Track at Randwick today 4thMay 2019. Jumping from a tricky barrier, the widest of nine, that in the end was of no concern. Josh Parr jumped him out a length clear and headed his mount towards the fence. From there he gave [...]

By |2019-05-14T19:15:40+11:00May 4th, 2019|Racing News|0 Comments