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Unlucky Royal Enigma back on winners list

Unlucky Royal Enigma back on winners list

Sep 05, 2017

City-placed gelding Royal Enigma raced his way into winning form when he led all the way at Pakenham on Tuesday.“A few niggling problems” had hindered the gelding’s fitness this campaign but he was back to his best dominating the Red Gem Packers BM58 Hcp (1200m).“The ...

Buzz Punch fights out brave victory

Buzz Punch fights out brave victory

Aug 23, 2017

A key gear change led to Buzz Punch’s brilliant form reversal at Pakenham on Tuesday.Racing in visors, the gelding powered up during the preliminary under Jamie Mott who wasn’t surprised with the way he gelding fought out a desperate finish to land the Stables Plus BM58 ...

Impressive win puts Oliver in good Mood

Impressive win puts Oliver in good Mood

Jul 05, 2017

CHAMPION jockey Damien Oliver gave a glowing report after the impressive victory of promising gelding The Mood I’m In at Geelong today.Having just his second race start, the son of O'lonhro showed good improvement from his unplaced Pakenham debut to land the Prestige Jayco ...

"Annie" back to winning form

May 26, 2017

Speedy mare Appalachian Annie posted her first win in 18 months when she led from start to finish at Pakenham on Thursday night.The five-year-old has had her issues since she scored consecutive wins at Moonee Valley at the end of 2015 but was back in top flight on the synthetic ...

Hat-trick for in-form Tigidig Tigidig

Hat-trick for in-form Tigidig Tigidig

Feb 25, 2017

A remarkable third win in a row has catapulted Tigidig Tigidig into Victoria’s top bracket of prolific winners for the season.On Friday night, the five-year-old led all the way to win the EJ Whitten Foundation Hcp (1200m) at Moonee Valley, following up victories at the Valley ...

City win for Tigidig Tigidig

City win for Tigidig Tigidig

Feb 04, 2017

Tigidig Tigidig shrugged off his reputation as a “bridesmaid” when he posted consecutive wins for the first time in his career at Moonee Valley on Friday night.Fresh from his last start Kilmore victory eight weeks ago, the six-year-old breezed past $100,000 in career ...

Tigidig Tigidig strikes winning form

Tigidig Tigidig strikes winning form

Dec 12, 2016

Arguably Australia’s unluckiest racehorse, Tigidig Tigidig posted a long overdue win when he led all the way to score at Kilmore on Monday.After finishing second 13 times in his previous 28 starts, the six-year-old, who has developed a cult following, broke through for ...

Stablemate's surge edges out

Stablemate's surge edges out "Ziggy" in photo finish

Nov 14, 2016

Trainer Vincent Malady had mixed emotions when Surge Ahead edged out stablemate Black Ziggy in a thrilling finish at Geelong on Sunday.While six-year-old Surge Ahead was a deserving winner, it was Black Ziggy’s seventh consecutive second placing.Vincent said five-year-old mare ...

Jockey makes amends on Royal Enigma

Jockey makes amends on Royal Enigma

Oct 30, 2016

Jockey John Allen made up for a poor recent ride on Royal Enigma when he got the Casino Prince gelding home narrowly at Kilmore on Sunday.Last start at Geelong, Allen was his own worst critic when the four-year-old finished a fading fifth after being posted four-wide wide and ...

Ark sails to another win

Ark sails to another win

Oct 16, 2016

Highly promising four-year-old King of the Ark made it two wins from three starts when he recaptured his impressive debut form with an all the way win at Bendigo on Saturday.Ridden by Ryan Maloney, King of the Ark jumped straight to the front and controlled the Schweppes ...

King of the Ark scores dominant debut win

King of the Ark scores dominant debut win

Aug 27, 2016

Four-year-old King of the Ark defied the strong stakes form-line of Lionhearted to post a shock victory at his Geelong race debut on Friday.The Vincent Malady trained galloper wasn’t considered a serious threat at $14, but upstaged the Hayes-Dabernig trained Fastnet Rock colt ...

Amazing win for Walled City, stable just misses treble

Amazing win for Walled City, stable just misses treble

Aug 09, 2016

Malady Racing had a thrilling start to the new racing season with exciting galloper Walled City charging home from last for an amazing win and stablemates Royal Enigma and Incorruptible going down in tight photo finishes at Geelong on Tuesday.“They were our first three runners ...

Dashing maiden win for Royal Enigma

Dashing maiden win for Royal Enigma

May 26, 2016

The future looks bright for lightly raced three-year-old Royal Enigma after he posted a dominant win at Geelong.For jockey Daniel Stackhouse it was a sit and steer task as the son of Casino Prince led all the way in Friday’s Cottage By The Sea Charity Raceday Maiden Plate ...

Walled City scores upset win first-up

Walled City scores upset win first-up

May 11, 2016

Lightly raced three-year-old Walled City is in for an exciting campaign if his unexpected win at Geelong is any guide. Trainer Vincent Malady was lukewarm about the son of Duke of Marmalade’s chances first-up over 1200 metres on Tuesday but the gelding made it look ...

Luck again deserts Tigidig Tigidig

Luck again deserts Tigidig Tigidig

Jan 07, 2016

GEELONG'S reigning Most Popular Racehorse Tigidig Tigidig is building a reputation as Australia’s unluckiest galloper after being disqualified as the winner of Wednesday’s $35,000 Ladbrokes Cash In Hcp (1200m). After running a series of ...

"Annie" sizzles again at Valley

Dec 19, 2015

SPEEDSTER Appalachian Annie bounced back from a foot injury to keep her Moonee Valley record intact with a strong front-running performance on Friday night. Ridden by apprentice Jye McNeil, the four-year-old mare posted her third city win and her second at the Valley in the ...

Annie's Valley blitz

Annie's Valley blitz

Oct 31, 2015

VINCENT Malady always suspected that Moonee Valley was the track for Appalachian Annie and last night she proved it with a stunning finishing burst to land the Jeep 55 Second Challenge Heat 4 (955m) . With the pace burning up front, Jye McNeil opted out of a ...

Tigidig Tigidig named Geelong's Most Popular Racehorse

Tigidig Tigidig named Geelong's Most Popular Racehorse

Sep 11, 2015

TIGIDIG Tigidig was crowned Geelong’s Most Popular Racehorse at the Geelong Racing Awards last Thursday night. The luckless galloper was unable to score a clear victory on the track last season but his efforts did not go unnoticed by members of the Thoroughbred Club of ...

"Robbo" wins again on Meteoric

Aug 03, 2015

Jockey Craig Robertson enhanced an impressive partnership with a last to first performance on Meteoric at Warrnambool on Saturday. Robertson posted his second win on the son of Fastnet Rock in the Callaghan Motors 0-58 Hcp (1700m) after steering to him victory three starts ...

Meteoric rises to overdue win

Meteoric rises to overdue win

Jun 14, 2015

METEORIC rewarded the patience of his owners when he won his first race since joining the stable more than a year ago. The five-year-old has been remarkably consistent without winning but the stars aligned for him at Warracknabeal on Saturday when he charged home to a 1-1/4 ...

Surfside wipes out punters

Surfside wipes out punters

Jun 03, 2015

NOTED “miler” Surfside wiped out punters with a barnstorming finish to claim a major upset sprint win at Geelong on Tuesday. Tailed off two lengths last on the home turn, the Rock Of Gibraltar gelding charged through the field in the home straight to get up in the ...

"Harry" scores overdue win

May 30, 2015

SIX-year-old Harold Bluetooth is still finding a way to win as he prepares for retirement. One of the stable favourites, “Harry” is likely to finish up his career at the end of this campaign but is still showing plenty of zest for racing. At his last two runs ...

Tigidig Tigidig ends drought with dead-heat win

Tigidig Tigidig ends drought with dead-heat win

May 16, 2015

YOU could feel the anticipation build as Tigidig Tigidig threw out a challenge to Olivia’s Joy at the 250-metre mark in Friday’s Newtown & Chilwell FNC Hcp (1200m) at Geelong. Could this be the day the four-year-old’s luckless streak would come to the ...

Nowhere Man posts comeback win for stable staff

Nowhere Man posts comeback win for stable staff

Apr 18, 2015

MONTHS of careful preparation paid off when stable pet Nowhere Man made a sensational return to racing at Werribee on Friday. Having his first start since suffering  a bleeding attack winning his maiden at Casterton in September last year, the six-year-old posted a ...