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Newbury Six Bidding for Success

It has been a relatively quiet week on the runners front so far and we narrowly missed out on our 24th winner of the campaign when SPOT LITE lost out by a short head at Chepstow on Thursday. It is a big weekend as BETTYS HOPE and DADDIES DIVA take their chances in the...

Betty and Diva Bid To Emulate Lord Kintyre Twenty Two Years Later

Back in 1997 the yard only had three two-year-olds and a string of around fifteen horses but LORD KINTYRE, sired by the unheard of Makbul and bought for £9,200, was a two-year-old that was starting to put our stable on the map. He had won a 24-runner maiden on his...

Back to Back wins for Biotic

The stables good run of form has continued into July as with just 16 runners, we have had another THREE winners, eight places and only one of those 16 failed to bring back some prize money. The yard is now on 23 WINNERS for the year and the horses have picked up over...

Twenty Winners at the Halfway Point

Four winners in the last week or so was a fantastic way to end June and we enter the second half of the season with TWENTY winners in the bag and over £156,000 in prize money. Let’s hope for more success in the coming months. Having ridden his first winner on...

Ollie Off The Mark on Handytalk

Apologies for the lack of recent updates but it has been a particularly busy time in recent weeks for the yard and luckily the horses have continued to run well. In the last three weeks we have had another 3 winners taking us to 16 for 2019 and over £133,000 in prize...

Fourth Time Lucky for Betty?

A busy end to the week with Chepstow tomorrow and three meetings on Friday, here are our declarations for the next forty eight hours: RAGSTONE VIEW – Thursday 1:50 Chepstow SKY Quite a highly strung individual who came good on his third start as a three-year-old when...

Master Grey Bids to Double Up

A slightly quieter week ahead although that does change as we enter the Bank Holiday weekend. Two runners head to Nottingham tomorrow including MASTER GREY bidding to defy a five pound penalty. KEITH – Tuesday 2:45 Nottingham RTV A good looking son of Rip Van Winkle...

A second for Oli and Crystal at Salisbury

It was so nearly a red letter day for our apprentice Oli Searle as CRYSTAL CASQUE ran her usual solid honest race by filling second place at Salisbury on Thursday. Although wide enough in stall ten, Oli soon got her into a decent position and held every chance...

Chepstow Double Teaming up with Murphy

It was a very enjoyable Tuesday afternoon at Chepstow as SIR RODERIC and MASTER GREY gave the yard a double for long standing owners David Little The Links Partnership and both were given super rides by top jockey Oisin Murphy. First up was six-year-old SIR RODERIC...

Casque Bids to Give Oli a First Winner

The horseboxes head to Salisbury on Thursday with three runners, while Friday we have one each at Newbury and York. MAGICAL FORCE – Thursday 1:40 Salisbury RTV Filly by Lethal Force and she seems to have inherited a bit of his speed as the dam’s side of the pedigree...