“I knew from the first day he was going to be a champion.”

“I knew from the first day he was going to be a champion.”

Widgee Turf burst through the $1 million barrier for earnings when the horse termed ‘the buy of the century’ won his 10th metropolitan race in Saturday’s $250,000 VOBIS Gold Mile at Caulfield. It didn’t matter Widgee Turf only cost $4000, Sam...
Zed Em outstays rivals to win Grand Annual

Zed Em outstays rivals to win Grand Annual

Zed Em has given trainer Patrick Payne a fourth victory in Australia’s toughest race, the Grand Annual Steeplechase at Warrnambool. The win turned around his narrow defeat 12 months earlier when Zed Em was beaten by Gold Medals who fought bravely on Thursday to...
Widgee Turf Becomes A Millionaire In VOBIS Gold Mile

Widgee Turf Becomes A Millionaire In VOBIS Gold Mile

Widgee Turf became racing’s latest four-legged millionaire with a comfortable win in Saturday’s VOBIS Gold Mile (1600m) at Caulfield. The Patrick Payne-trained gelding looked in an awkward position approaching the home turn, smothered away along the inside as Elite...
Widgee Turf becomes a millionaire in VOBIS Gold Mile

Widgee Turf becomes a millionaire in VOBIS Gold Mile

Widgee Turf became racing’s latest four-legged millionaire with a comfortable win in Saturday’s VOBIS Gold Mile (1600m) at Caulfield.The Patrick Payne-trained gelding looked in an awkward position approaching the home turn, smothered away along the inside as Elite...
Zed Em, Pateman Reign At Oakbank

Zed Em, Pateman Reign At Oakbank

James Tzaferis@Jtzaf racing.com Zed Em continued his reign as the heavyweight champion of Oakbank with a dominant win in Saturday’s $160,000 Thomas Farms Great Eastern Steeplechase (4950m). It was the Patrick Payne-trained galloper’s second-consecutive win...
Zed Em, Pateman reign at Oakbank

Zed Em, Pateman reign at Oakbank

James Tzaferis@Jtzaf racing.comZed Em continued his reign as the heavyweight champion of Oakbank with a dominant win in Saturday’s $160,000 Thomas Farms Great Eastern Steeplechase (4950m).It was the Patrick Payne-trained galloper’s second-consecutive win...

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Invincible Al Acceptance Race 3 at Flemington Date: Sat 18th May, 2019 Pat Lalor Hall Of Fame Trophy, 1000m Open, Apprentices Can Claim, Handicap, $125,000.00 No Horse Barrier Jockey Weight Win Pl 1 Rock 'n' Gold 9 Ms S Thornton 60 16% 33% 2 Bandipur 6 B Rawiller 58.5...
Zed Em Lands Another Von Doussa

Zed Em Lands Another Von Doussa

Chocolate Royal is no longer than the only horse to have won the Von Doussa Steeplechase three years in a row, following yet another dashing display by Zed Em on Sunday. The Patrick Payne-trained gelding completed a hat-trick of wins in the 3250-metre event when he...
Zed Em lands another Von Doussa

Zed Em lands another Von Doussa

Chocolate Royal is no longer than the only horse to have won the Von Doussa Steeplechase three years in a row, following yet another dashing display by Zed Em on Sunday.The Patrick Payne-trained gelding completed a hat-trick of wins in the 3250-metre event when he...
Widgee Makes It Win No. 10

Widgee Makes It Win No. 10

Widgee Turf did not make the field for The All-Star Mile but he was still something of a crowd favourite at Flemington on Saturday when he was loudly cheered home in the Listed March Stakes. Widgee Turf may have failed to attract the public vote to get him into the...