THURSDAY: July 30, 2020: AN eventful whip protest threatened to take the shine off Rachel King’s history-making Hawkesbury premiership success today.
WEDNESDAY: July 29, 2020: SOUTH Coast trainer Mike Cattell took a punt earlier this year when he purchased a “claustrophobic” mare online for $600 after she had trialled nine times in Tasmania without beginning her racing career.
SUNDAY: July 12, 2020: RACHEL King will celebrate another birthday at season’s end – and with it in all likelihood a history-making Hawkesbury jockeys’ premiership.
FRIDAY: July 10, 2020: A pair of three-year-olds both sold as yearlings in the same year but at vastly different prices will attract a lot of interest at Sunday’s Hawkesbury meeting.
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.
WEDNESDAY: July 1, 2020: MULTIPLE Group 1 winning Hawkesbury trainer Garry Frazer continues a family tradition when lightly-raced filly Disengage reappears on her home track tomorrow.
THURSDAY: April 23, 2020: VICTORIAN trainers Brent Stanley and Tony Noonan were keen rivals yesterday, but will be seeking separate spoils at Hawkesbury’s stand alone meeting at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.
TUESDAY: March 17, 2020: THEY had been frustrating their respective Hawkesbury trainers – but turned the corner today and book-ended the program on their home track.
FRIDAY: December 13, 2019: HAWKESBURY trainer Matthew Vella is hoping “lightning will strike twice” at his home track’s final meeting of the year on Sunday.
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.
SUNDAY: July 14, 2019: BELATED efforts by Jason Collett and Rachel King today failed to steal a Hawkesbury riding premiership from under Tommy Berry’s nose.
THURSDAY: July 4, 2019: MIKE Van Gestel became Hawkesbury’s 26th winning trainer this season when underrated Charlie Chap scored first-up on his home track today.
TUESDAY: May 21, 2019: BRAD Widdup had a number of reasons to celebrate his first quinella of the season at Kembla Grange today.