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Prince combines with King to win Cup

Prince combines with King to win Cup

Dec 01, 2019

Prolific winner Prince Ziggy is building an impressive country cups record after adding the $70,000 Traralgon Cup (1900m) to his haul on Sunday.The six-year-old made it eight wins since September last year and got his third cup success with Noel "King" Callow on board.Prince ...

Vahvuus romps home at Dunkeld

Vahvuus romps home at Dunkeld

Nov 16, 2019

The only surprise about Vahvuus’s victory at Dunkeld on Saturday was that it took so long for her to win her maiden.The four-year-old mare had won two barrier trials, including one in June, soon after joining Emsley Lodge, but it took her seven starts to transfer that form ...

"Ziggy" notches up another Cup win

Nov 09, 2019

Tenacious galloper Prince Ziggy added a second cup victory to his growing list of wins when he scored at Geelong on Saturday.Second up from a spell, the son of Monaco Consul was ridden on the pace in the Ballan Cup (1500m) and burst to a winning lead early in the home ...

Punters celebrate after

Punters celebrate after "Flute" fightback

Nov 08, 2019

Punters were rewarded for sticking with Fill The Flute when she bounced back from her last start aberration at Moonee Valley to score at Cranbourne on Friday night.Backed from $2.10 to $1.80 favourite the speedy five-year-old mare showed her customary dash to lead the five-horse ...

Fortune Rose blooms back to form

Fortune Rose blooms back to form

Oct 05, 2019

Jockey Jamie Mott kept his unbeaten record intact on Fortune Rose when she scored at Kyneton on Friday.The four-year-old mare had lost form at her last three starts but was always in a winning position in the Mountain Distilling Company BM58 Hcp (1200m).Entering the home ...

Tiny mare rises to occasion in staying test

Tiny mare rises to occasion in staying test

Sep 20, 2019

Pony-sized mare Young Hostess made it two wins from her last three starts when she shouldered topweight from the outside barrier to score over 2800 metres at Kyneton on Friday.The smallest horse in the Emsley Lodge stable at just 419kg, the six-year-old mare with 60kg on her ...

"Hostess" kicks off spring with upset win

Sep 01, 2019

Staying mare Young Hostess broke through for her first Emsley Lodge win when she scored at Geelong on Sunday.The six-year-old mare was having her third start since joining the stable late last season and appreciated the drop back in grade in the IGA Liquor Barwon Heads BM64 ...

Humzz justifies confidence with stunning win

Humzz justifies confidence with stunning win

Aug 20, 2019

Racing without blinkers over a shorter distance proved a winning formula for Humzz at Pakenham on Tuesday.Trainer Jamie Edwards was supremely confident of success in the PRC Supports Frankies BM58 (1000m) but admitted he had concerns when the Moshe gelding was still five-six ...

Emsley Lodge - 2018-19 Season Video Wrap

Emsley Lodge - 2018-19 Season Video Wrap

Aug 05, 2019

The 2018-19 season was a ripper for Emsley Lodge with a record-breaking 44 winners and a strike rate of more than 16%.Season highlights included 18th– Victorian Trainers Premiership23 individual winners8 metropolitan winners, 4 Moonee Valley, 2 Sandown and 2 ...

Fortune Rose wraps up stable's record breaking season

Fortune Rose wraps up stable's record breaking season

Jul 30, 2019

Jamie Edwards credited Fortune Rose’s first up Ballarat victory to Emsley Lodge farrier Andrew Long who shod the filly as late as race morning on Tuesday.Jamie said the daughter of Helmet had a “tricky’ foot and waited until the last moment to replace her protective bar ...

Unlucky Lorenzetti gets stable double done

Unlucky Lorenzetti gets stable double done

Jul 25, 2019

Promising stayer Lorenzetti provided the second leg of a winning double for Emsley Lodge when he scored a comfortable win at Echuca on Tuesday.The son of Al Maher pricked his ears as jockey Jake Noonan eased him down to score a 1-1/4 length victory over city winner Vellaspride ...

Honeywine justifies strong stable confidence

Honeywine justifies strong stable confidence

Jul 25, 2019

Trainer Jamie Edwards couldn’t hide his enthusiasm for the chances of Honeywine as he legged up Jake Noonan on the five-year-old at Echuca on Thursday.A brilliant track gallop at Emsley Lodge during the week had Jaimie brimming with confidence as he proceeded to tell Jake that ...

Vintage win for One Penny Red

Vintage win for One Penny Red

Jul 18, 2019

Three-year-old One Penny Red posted an impressive maiden win when he stormed home from the back of the field to score at Ballarat on Thursday.Ridden by Jamie Mott, the son of Mossman was given plenty of time to balance back in second last position and unwound a stunning ...

Recharged

Recharged "Flute" back to best

Jul 06, 2019

Assistant trainer James Edwards can be credited with Fill The Flute’s return to winning form after he presented her in top order in Adelaide on Saturday.James was in charge of travelling the four-year-old mare interstate and she dominated from start to finish in the James ...

Aluf powers through mud to easy city win

Aluf powers through mud to easy city win

Jun 26, 2019

Five-year-old Aluf blasted his way to a career-best performance when he stormed home to land the Le Pine Funerals Hcp (1000m) at Sandown.Having his first city start, the son of Moshe raced deep throughout from a wide gate and unleashed a powerful last 300 metres on the heavy ...

"Red-hot "Douro" makes it 3 wins from last 4 runs

May 19, 2019

Young Douro added to his impressive recent record when he overcame a wide gate to lead all the way at Casterton on Sunday.The five-year-old has been in red-hot form since wearing blinkers and posted his third win from last four starts in the McClure Earthmoving BM64 Hcp ...

Hot streak promotes Aluf through grades

Hot streak promotes Aluf through grades

May 16, 2019

Aluf took another step in his remarkable progression through the grades when he finished strongly to post his third win for the year on Thursday night.The five-year-old took his career earnings to nearly $140,000 with a half-length victory over Weekend Escape in the Nine Mile ...

Benatari win 15 years in the making

Benatari win 15 years in the making

May 04, 2019

Rohit Saini could not have been prouder when Benatari gave him his first win as an owner 15 years after he fell in love racing.Having his fifth race start, the three-year-old son of Written Tycoon led from start to finish to score a length victory over Defies Logic in ...

Young Douro earns rider praise with fight-back victory

Young Douro earns rider praise with fight-back victory

Apr 21, 2019

“He’s as tough as nails.”That’s how jockey Jake Noonan described Young Douro who turned what seemed certain defeat into victory in the Todd Duns Memorial BM64 Hcp at Stawell on Sunday.Young Douro led and dictated the pace to the home turn but gave his supporters a scare ...

Minyinga hits target with distance change

Minyinga hits target with distance change

Apr 15, 2019

Minyinga showed appreciation for the shorter race distance when she scored a last stride win at Seymour on Monday.Racing in blinkers for the first time and dropping back from 1750 metres after weakening out of a place at Geelong last start, the four-year-old mare ...

Aluf passes $100k with back-to-back wins

Aluf passes $100k with back-to-back wins

Apr 07, 2019

Moshe gelding Aluf shot his career earnings past $100,000 when he posted his second win a row at the track where he won his maiden more than a year ago.Following up from a last start Terang victory shouldering a back-breaking 62.5kg, the five-year-old rose in class with 61.5kg ...

Miss Matilda waltzes home

Miss Matilda waltzes home

Mar 27, 2019

The late Bart Cummings idiom “of slow and steady wins the race” was an appropriate fit for Miss Matilda who scored an overdue maiden win at Seymour on Wednesday.The four-year-old mare’s tendency to hang out around turns has been a problem but with the extra distance and ...

Aluf defies big weight for overdue win

Aluf defies big weight for overdue win

Mar 22, 2019

Consistency was rewarded when Aluf defied a big weight to score a last stride win at Terang on Friday.The gelding had finished second at three of his five runs this campaign but down in class and distance and with blinkers on shouldering a massive 62.5kg, he landed the Mt. ...

"Ziggy" toughs out Stony Creek Cup victory

Mar 10, 2019

Prince Ziggy elevated his reputation as one of the most improved gallopers in Australia with a tenacious win in Sunday’s Stony Creek Cup.Showing his trademark courage under pressure in the home straight he edged out country cup specialist Brigadier in a photo finish, ...