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Payne's Strategic Great Western Cup win

Payne's Strategic Great Western Cup win

Jan 27, 2019

The Australia Day long-weekend is one of the biggest periods on the country and picnic racing calendar, with a number of club's hosting their cups.Sunday saw the running of the the $45k Great Western Cup and 7YO gelding Strategic Demand proved too good for Patrick Payne and ...

  Lamborghini (NZ) ridden by Tahlia Hope wins the Summer On The Lawn Handicap today at Flemington

Lamborghini (NZ) ridden by Tahlia Hope wins the Summer On The Lawn Handicap today at Flemington

Dec 22, 2018

Lamborghini (NZ) ridden by Tahlia Hope wins the Summer On The Lawn Handicap today at Flemington. Congratulations to his connections on a well deserved win.

Zizzis fortunes on rise in Caulfield win

Zizzis fortunes on rise in Caulfield win

Oct 21, 2018

Zizzis has been well-rated in front by leading jockey Craig Williams to claim the QMS Media Plate at Caulfield. Zizzis is Gold Coast bound for the Magic Millions Guineas after her all-the-way victory at Caulfield.Managing part-owner Joe O'Neill outlined plans for the $120,000 ...

Eagle swoops in Mildura Cup

Eagle swoops in Mildura Cup

Jul 27, 2018

racing.com - Andrew Eddy@fastisheddy Rising seven-year-old Husson Eagle can no longer be considered only a pure sprinter after producing a devastating finish to win over 1400 metres in Friday's $80,000 Mildura Cup.In 35 previous starts, Husson Eagle had not won ...

Amazing win by Widgee Turf has Payne jumping for joy

Apr 01, 2018

Patrick Payne had a successful day at Caulfield with his gelding Widgee Turf claiming the Group 3 Victoria Handicap (1400m). Payne was also successful at Oakbank with Zed Em and No Song No Supper running the quinella in the Great Eastern Steeplechase (4950m).Payne joined Correct ...

Zed Em leads home Patrick Payne quinella in Great Eastern Steeplechase

Mar 31, 2018

Brad Waters 31 March 2018 Zed Em erased many doubts with his game on-pace win in Saturday’s Great Eastern Steeplechase (4950m) at Oakbank.His trainer Patrick Payne admitted to a few concerns about Zed Em staying the 4950m trip but jockey Steven Pateman made sure the Kiwi ...

Zed Em wins second straight Von Doussa Steeple at Oakbank for trainer Patrick Payne

Zed Em wins second straight Von Doussa Steeple at Oakbank for trainer Patrick Payne

Mar 18, 2018

BEN SCADDEN, Head of Racing, The AdvertiserPicture: Tom HuntleyPATRICK Payne reckons he absolutely loves Oakbank — and it’s clear his star jumper Zed Em does, too.The brilliant seven-year-old on Sunday claimed his second straight Thomas Foods Von Doussa Steeplechase ...

Magic Millions Two -year old Classic to Payne & Zizzis

Magic Millions Two -year old Classic to Payne & Zizzis

Mar 13, 2018

Patrick Payne has claimed a second Magic Millions Two-year-Old Classic in Adelaide with Zizzis winning at Morphettville.Billy Egan rides the Patrick Payne-trained Zizzis to win the Adelaide Magic Millions 2YO Classic.Co-owned by syndicator Joe O'Neill, Zizzis remains unbeaten ...

Zizzis a winner at her 2yo Debut

Zizzis a winner at her 2yo Debut

Mar 01, 2018

Tara Madgwick - Wednesday February 28Newgate Farm’s Sizzling added another winner to his tally when two year-old filly Zizzis showed brilliant speed to lead all the way and win a competitive maiden at Bendigo on Thursday.Trained by Patrick Payne for Prime Thoroughbreds, Zizzis ...

2yo Jay Jay D'Ar wins at the Valley

2yo Jay Jay D'Ar wins at the Valley

Feb 17, 2018

Pins filly Jay Jay D'ar was an impressive debutant in holding out her rivals to win the Ladbrokes Friday Night Lights Plate (1000m) at Moonee Valley under Billy Egan's riding. A filly purchased in New Zealand for $40,000 by Patrick Payne has done everything asked of her showing ...

Widgee Turf – the next VOBIS superstar

Widgee Turf – the next VOBIS superstar

Jan 31, 2018

It takes a lot of dedication to travel 1700 kilometres to see your beloved galloper run, but that’s exactly how committed Queensland based owners Gordon and Marlene McIntosh are about cheering home their star Widgee Turf.Widgee Turf easily won the $150,000 VOBIS Gold Star over ...

Widgee Turf first up in the Schweppes Handicap

Widgee Turf first up in the Schweppes Handicap

Dec 02, 2017

Patrick Payne-trained Widgee Turf scored an impressive win in the Schweppes Handicap (1300) at Sandown on Saturday. He was first up from a spell and it was his most dominating win to date although he has been extremely consistent. Widgee Turf is a gelding born in 2013 by ...

Ladbrokes 55 Second Challenge to Invincible Al

Ladbrokes 55 Second Challenge to Invincible Al

Nov 18, 2017

Invincible Al made his season return in the Ladbrokes 55 Second Challenge Heat 5 - 955m at Moonee Valley on Friday evening and scored a convincing first up win.Given a terrific ride by Tahlia Hope, Invincible Al went on to win his 4th race from 16 starts. “He won in ...

Zed Em wins a thrilling Brierly Steeplechase

Zed Em wins a thrilling Brierly Steeplechase

May 03, 2017

WORDS of wisdom from a fellow trainer about a promising jumper were ringing in trainer Patrick Payne's ears as he watched his Zed Em fight out a thrilling finish in the Brierly Steeplechase (3450m).Payne said he struggled to get the best out of Zed Em last year but the ...

Zed Em leads throughout to win Von Doussa

Zed Em leads throughout to win Von Doussa

Apr 15, 2017

PATRICK Payne’s reputation as one of the best jumps trainers in Australia was only enhanced at Oakbank on Saturday when Zed Em led throughout in the $100,000 Von Doussa Steeplechase.It was the former champion jockey’s fifth Oakbank steeple major and Payne said he had ...

Husson Eagle wins Doveton Stakes at Sandown

Husson Eagle wins Doveton Stakes at Sandown

Nov 12, 2016

The 2017 Magic Millions Sprint is next on the agenda for Patrick Payne’s smart first-up flyer Husson Eagle who won the Doveton Stakes at Ladbrokes Park in fine fashion on Zipping Classic Day.Husson Eagle heads towards a title defence in the 2017 Gold Coast Magic Millions ...

2016 Australian Steeplechase - Angelology does it comfortably

2016 Australian Steeplechase - Angelology does it comfortably

May 28, 2016

Article & Photo by Darryl Sherer:Angelology was given plenty of time to find his feet by Brad McLean and was towards the rear passing halfway as Zataglio cut out the early running.Taking closer order approaching the home turn, Angelology ($2.80 fav) jumped to the front over ...

No Song No Supper in Grand Annual Steeplechase

No Song No Supper in Grand Annual Steeplechase

May 05, 2016

Article by Brad Waters: Photo: Darryl ShererThe Patrick Payne-trained No Song No Supper ($5) almost ran himself into the ground when holding off the determined challenge of the South Australian visitor Bold Zamour ($14) to score by 1-½ lengths. Payne shunned the ...

Husson Eagle wins 2016 Magic Millions Sprint

Husson Eagle wins 2016 Magic Millions Sprint

Jan 09, 2016

By Ben Dorries, The Courier MailMICHELLE Payne secured perhaps the most important breakthrough for women in sport when she won the Melbourne Cup.But her triumph in the $1 million Magic Millions Sprint on the Gold Coast was very much for her family.Proving she was not a one-hit ...

Back to Back Great Easterns for Lord Of The Song

Back to Back Great Easterns for Lord Of The Song

Apr 06, 2015

Lord Of The Song gave Victorian trainer Patrick Payne another long-distance feature win when the gelding claimed his second straight edition of the Great Eastern Steeplechase (4950m) at Oakbank.Brad McLean steered Lord Of The Song to victory in last year’s Great Eastern but ...