SUNDAY: June 7, 2020: IMAGINE a rising 10-year-old mare still mixing it with and beating her younger rivals?
WEDNESDAY: January 22, 2020: HAWKESBURY apprentice Qin Yong is on the move in more ways than one.
MONDAY: December 30, 2019: HAWKESBURY apprentice Qin Yong is on a roll.
MONDAY: November 11, 2019: OFF came the winkers, on went the blinkers – and the result was exactly what Brooke Somers had hoped for at Queanbeyan today.
SUNDAY: October 20, 2019: BATHURST one day, Royal Randwick the next…..and now for fabulous Flemington!
SUNDAY: October 13, 2019: DANIEL Robinson has a promising horse on his hands – and intends to look after him.
HAWKESBURY Race Club chairman Ken Quigley reckons good things come in threes!
SUNDAY: August 18, 2019: QIN Yong has resurrected his Australian riding career and is off and running.
MONDAY: August 12, 2019: HAWKESBURY’S leading trainer Brad Widdup is edging closer to a century of career winners.
SUNDAY: January 20, 2018: HAWKESBURY apprentices Chelsea Ings and Qin Yong were in the winning list at today’s Cowra Cup meeting.
SUNDAY: December 30, 2018: “SHE is flying”.
MONDAY: December 17, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainer Scott Singleton laid the plan – and jockey Jess Taylor carried it out to the letter.
SUNDAY: November 4, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainer Brad Widdup is winning the “battle” with a horse he took over from a leading Sydney stable earlier this year.
FRIDAY: October 12, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainer Garry Frazer has decided to skip a planned $500,000 assignment at Royal Randwick tomorrow with his classy mare Spright – and wait another week.
SUNDAY: September 16, 2018: THEY headed off in different directions – and each returned home with a last race victory today to cap a brilliant weekend for Hawkesbury trainers.
SUNDAY: August 12, 2018: BRAD Widdup handled some champions during his lengthy stint with Crown Lodge, subsequently Darley and then Godolphin.
MONDAY: July 30, 2018: THE 2017-18 racing year is over for Hawkesbury trainer Brad Widdup and his apprentice Qin Yong – and what a season it has been for the pair!
SUNDAY: July 29, 2018: BRAD Widdup modestly says “it’s only a number”.
SUNDAY: July 15, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainers are finishing the 2017-18 season with a flourish.
SUNDAY: July 8, 2018: YOUNG Hawkesbury trainer Craig Weeding is on a roll with his small team, and hopes to maintain the momentum at Kembla Grange on Thursday.
THURSDAY: July 5, 2018: HE’S done a blinkin’ good job!
MONDAY: July 2, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainers aren’t the only ones getting amongst the spoils. So too are locally-based apprentices.
SUNDAY: July 1, 2018: IT was fitting that Brad Widdup should win with expensive filly Witherspoon at Newcastle yesterday.
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.
SUNDAY: June 10, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainer Garry White is enjoying his best season in six years in more ways than one.
A decade of planning and astute preparation came to fruition on an unusually warm Winter's morning at Hawkesbury, with the first hoof prints embedded in the Polytrack training surface.
TUESDAY: May 22, 2018: HAWKESBURY apprentice Qin Yong earned high praise from talented country trainer Clint Lundholm after producing a superb winning ride at Wellington today.
SUNDAY: May 20, 2018: THERE’S no escaping the fact that Hawkesbury apprentice Qin Yong is making his mark a long way from his native country.
MONDAY: May 7, 2018: HAWKESBURY trainer Brad Widdup is banking on some rain to give him the opportunity to make a winning return to his former stamping ground on Saturday.
SUNDAY: May 6, 2018: CHINESE-born apprentice Qin Yong is certainly seeing plenty of the Australian countryside.
MONDAY: April 23, 2018: HAWKESBURY chief executive Greg Rudolph has hailed the “good depth in black type races” for his club’s $1.2m TAB stand-alone meeting on Saturday.
MONDAY: April 9, 2018: YOUNG Chinese jockey Qin Yong has come a mighty long way – and not just in terms of distance travelled.