SUNDAY: July 5, 2020: MATT Vella is a man on a mission!

A two-track double at Newcastle yesterday and Mudgee today means this is now his most successful season with eight winners already, and there are still a few weeks left before the 2019-20 racing year ends.

Vella made it back to back wins with both talented youngster Blaze A Trail, who humped 61kg to land the 2YO Handicap (1600m) at Newcastle, and Wandjina filly Whitchety Grub, who overcame a wide draw to take the Benchmark...