THURSDAY: July 9, 2020: MITCH Newman was on the road home from Grafton early this morning, and can’t wait for a return visit in 12 months’ time.
SUNDAY: July 5, 2020: MATT Vella is a man on a mission!
THURSDAY: July 2, 2020: HAWKESBURY’S third last meeting of the season today brought a “timely” result for local trainer Garry White and jockey Rachel King.
TUESDAY: June 30, 2020: RAPID improver Vulpine is eating her way to success.
MONDAY: June 15, 2020: HAWKESBURY trainer Matthew Vella barely had time to catch his breath today – but his busy schedule was well worth it.
SUNDAY: April 26, 2020: BRAD Widdup clinched Hawkesbury’s 100th winner of the season at Gosford yesterday, and added to it with another success at Goulburn today.
THURSDAY: April 2, 2020: SO what if he was a “cheapie”!
TUESDAY: February 4, 2020: PACY filly Special Date is ready to go back to town to chase a hat-trick for her trainer Matt Vella.
SATURDAY: January 4, 2020: HAWKESBURY horseman Matt Vella has formed a “special” association with wealthy New Zealand businessman and philanthropist Sir Owen Glenn.
FRIDAY: December 6, 2019: HAWKESBURY co-trainers Mitch and Desiree Kearney are banking on a home ground advantage for Spin Bowles on Sunday.
WEDNESDAY: November 13, 2019: HUSBAND and wife training partnership Mitchell and Desiree Kearney “bowled” them over again on their home track at Hawkesbury today.
TUESDAY, November 12, 2019: MARK Newnham stole the show with a treble at last Thursday’s Ladies Day meeting at Hawkesbury, and hopes to cash in again there tomorrow.
WEDNESDAY: October 30, 2019: FOR the second time in five days, there was a special touch to Mitchell and Desiree Kearney’s success at home today with roughie Spin Bowles.
SUNDAY: October 27, 2019: IT may have been a Maiden Plate at a non-TAB meeting, but it mattered little to Mitchell and Desiree Kearney.
MONDAY: August 12, 2019: HAWKESBURY’S leading trainer Brad Widdup is edging closer to a century of career winners.
MONDAY: July 29, 2019: ROOKIE Hawkesbury apprentice Zoe Connally clinched a breakthrough success at Bathurst today at only her third ride – on a horse who ironically also won his first race the second time around.
MONDAY: June 24, 2019: BRAD Widdup is banking on a gear change aiding a promising two-year-old filly to “fly” at Hawkesbury tomorrow.
SUNDAY: June 16, 2019: HUSBAND and wife Mitchell and Desiree Kearney went for a “spin” to Goulburn last Friday, and kicked off a successful weekend for Hawkesbury trainers.
MONDAY: May 13, 2019: BRAD Widdup could be excused if he was starting to go “nuts” about his lightly-raced unbeaten mare Love My Cashews.
THURSDAY: April 25, 2019: BRAD Widdup made it 30 wins for the season today with a debutant at Gosford – and now hopes to “break” into the winning list at his home track’s big meeting.
TUESDAY: January 29, 2019: REIBY RHYMER’S $101 upset at Bathurst today shocked punters – but not entirely her trainer Jason Attard.
SUNDAY: December 16, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainer Matthew Vella was confident beforehand that punters had it wrong with his two runners in the same race on his home track today – and so it proved!
SUNDAY: November 25, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainers are on a roll!
SUNDAY: November 18, 2018: PERTH’S summer carnival is out for Hawkesbury’s Spright – but instead she has another interstate mission in the pipeline next autumn.
SUNDAY: October 14, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainer Jamie Thomsen has won five races with stable flag-bearer Shadow Flight this year – and is confident there are more to come.
FRIDAY: October 5, 2018: AN impressive debutant and a “no frills horse” landed a Hawkesbury double at Gosford yesterday, taking the number of winners to 31 this season.
WEDNESDAY: September 19, 2018: HAWKESBURY co-trainers Mitchell and Desiree Kearney are content to “fish in the shallows” – at least for now - with first-upper Spin Bowles on their home track tomorrow.
WEDNESDAY: August 22, 2018: TRAINER John Thompson has gone inside the camp to try and “gun down” the Chris Waller army in tomorrow’s $150,000 Rowley Mile at Hawkesbury.
SUNDAY: June 24, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainer Garry Frazer turned the Brisbane winter carnival clock back 23 years by winning with Spright at Doomben yesterday – and is now looking ahead to Sydney and Melbourne in the spring.
MONDAY: March 26, 2018: THE Golden Slipper didn’t fit Sandbar, but Hawkesbury trainer Brad Widdup still continued on his winning way at the weekend and hopes to keep the momentum going at home tomorrow.
SUNDAY: February 11, 2018: HUSBAND and wife Mitchell and Desiree Kearney won’t forget the annual Legends Showcase meeting at Bathurst.
WEDNESDAY: October 25, 2017: LEADING Hawkesbury trainer Scott Singleton has advised punters not to be concerned about a gear change on pre-post favorite Image Neat at his home meeting tomorrow.
SUNDAY: October 22, 2017: HAWKESBURY trainer Garry Frazer has been in racing long enough to know all about handling the game’s ups and downs.
MONDAY: October 2, 2017: ALL distances come alike to Hawkesbury trainer Brad Widdup.
THURSDAY: September 28, 2017: THERE was drama aplenty, but none of it worried Hawkesbury trainer Terry Croft on his home track today.
SUNDAY: September 24, 2017: THE winners keep rolling in!
SUNDAY: August 27, 2017: THERE’S no escaping the fact that the owners of a Hawkesbury gelding have a “bargain buy” on their hands.
MONDAY: July 3, 2017: HAWKESBURY trainer Nick Mitchell’s winning momentum continued at Nowra yesterday.