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Another win for Talon Lady

Feb 10, 2015

Talon Lady added another win to her tally on Sunday, in a tight three way finish in the Class 3 Handicap at the Sunshine Coast. Jumping form barrier two, the Mossman mare was given a lovely run just off the leaders, by jockey Jim Byrne.   He took the gap at the top of ...

Back to back wins for Vodnik

Back to back wins for Vodnik

Feb 05, 2015

Vodnik continued his good form over the weekend with another dominant win, this time at the Sunshine Coast.   Carrying topweight of 59kg's in the Class 2 event over 2200m, Vodnik was set a big task in the field of seven. The four year old went back to ...

Bodega Negra brings up win number four

Bodega Negra brings up win number four

Jan 27, 2015

Talented galloper Bodega Negra recorded his forth career win yesterday, by taking out the Class 6 Plate over 1400m at the Sunshine Coast. Jumping from barrier one, the four year old travelled beautifully in the run, with just three horses behind him.  With Glen Colless ...

Duorosa makes it a double

Duorosa makes it a double

Jan 19, 2015

Three year old filly Duorosa bought up a double for trainer Bruce Hill and apprentice Matthew McGuren yesterday, with a nice win in the Maiden Plate over 1600m at Ballina. McGuren produced another beautiful ride, this time from the outside barrier in the field of fourteen. ...

Rabasco scores at Ballina

Rabasco scores at Ballina

Jan 18, 2015

Three year old gelding Rabasco broke through for his maiden victory with a tough win in the Maiden Handicap over 1300m at Ballina yesterday. Jumping form barrier ten in the field of thirteen, rider Matthew McGuren was able to get him in a perfect position, one out behind the ...

Metro win for Taillevent

Metro win for Taillevent

Jan 17, 2015

Talented youngster Taillevent recorded his first win last week, with an impressive three and a half length victory in the QTIS Maiden Plate, over 1100m at Ipswich. Having only his third start, the Haradasun colt had been unplaced at his first two outings, but ...

Vodnik scores a dominant win at Ipswich

Vodnik scores a dominant win at Ipswich

Jan 12, 2015

Vodnik recorded his first Queensland victory on Saturday with a dominant win in the Class Three Plate over 2150m at Ipswich. Jumping from barrier seven in the field of nine, jockey Scott Galloway got the five year old into a lovely position on the rail with only a couple of ...

Bodega Negra records another city win

Bodega Negra records another city win

Jan 01, 2015

Bodega Negra bought up a metropolitan double for the Hill stable last week, with an impressive win in the Class Three for Colts and Geldings  over 1350m at Ipswich. The Hidden Dragon gelding jumped away well from barrier four and apprentice Matthew McGuren was happy to ...

Miss Husson proves too good first up

Miss Husson proves too good first up

Dec 31, 2014

Talented mare Miss Husson scored an impressive first up victory last week, by taking out the Class Three event for Fillies and Mares over 1350m at Ipswich. Having her sixteenth race start, Miss Husson has always showed plenty of ability, but has had more than her fair ...

Jag Guthmann-Chester wins his first trial

Dec 05, 2014

Trainee apprentice Jag Guthmann-Chester took one step closer in his goal to becoming a jockey earlier this week, when he took part in his first official trial. Jag competed in heat two at the Gold Coast trials on Tuesday and was onboard the four year gelding, ...

Hakkasan wins easily at the Gold Coast

Hakkasan wins easily at the Gold Coast

Nov 20, 2014

Talented filly Hakkasan produced an impressive first up effort yesterday, scoring a solid win in the QTIS three year old Handicap over 1100m at the Gold Coast. Jumping form barrier seven in the field of eight, Hakkasan ended up in the perfect position during the run, ...

Casarati wins easily

Casarati wins easily

Nov 14, 2014

Casarati scored an easy midweek metropolitan victory at Ipswich, by taking out the Benchmark 75 Handicap over 1666m on Wednesday. Given a well timed ride by apprentice Matthew McGuren, Casarati settled back last in the small field of five.  He made ...

Back to back wins for Talon Lady

Back to back wins for Talon Lady

Nov 06, 2014

Talon Lady made it back to back wins on Melbourne Cup day, by taking out the Class 2 Handicap over 1400m at the Gold Coast. Jumping from the inside alley, Talon Lady travelled nicely in the one out one back position, for apprentice Luke Dittman. ...

Talon Lady wins again

Talon Lady wins again

Oct 27, 2014

Promising mare Talon Lady produced an impressive performance on Saturday, to take out the Class 1 Handicap over 1400m at the Gold Coast and record her second career win. Jumping from the outside barrier in the field of ten, Talon Lady settled ...

Talon Lady wins under lights

Talon Lady wins under lights

Sep 28, 2014

Talon Lady broke through for her first win on Friday night with a comfortable victory in the Coastline BMW Maiden Handicap over 1400m at the Sunshine Coast. Given a copybook ride by Matthew McGuren, Talon Lady settled forth in the run and when he asked her for an effort ...

Falzini scores metro win at Ipswich

Falzini scores metro win at Ipswich

Sep 22, 2014

Falzini recorded his first win last week by taking out the 1200m QTIS Maiden Plate for three years olds at Ipswich. Jumping from barrier four, the Falvelon gelding was given a lovely run in second by apprentice Matthew McGuren and was too strong in the finish, holding ...

La Ranita brings up a treble for Bruce Hill

La Ranita brings up a treble for Bruce Hill

Sep 11, 2014

A quick back up and a little bit of luck on her side, saw La Ranita record her second career win on Saturday.  She was one of four runners for the day for the Hill stable and helped provide them with a winning treble. Having only raced six days prior, ...

Teronado bolts in at Doomben

Teronado bolts in at Doomben

Sep 11, 2014

Teronado showed his class on Saturday with a dominant second up win over 1640m at Doomben. After competing against the best three years in Melbourne and Sydney last campaign, Saturday's Class 6 Plate was a big drop in grade for the four year old.  Under the ...

Isla Poppy proves too good

Isla Poppy proves too good

Sep 10, 2014

Isla Poppy continued to step up through the grades on Saturday, with a solid win in Saturday's Class 3 Plate at the Gold Coast. The 1400m event wasn't run to suit the four year old, she raced in behind the leaders and they dawdled in ...

Kalandula wins at Eagle Farm

Kalandula wins at Eagle Farm

Aug 22, 2014

Lightly raced mare Kalandula made it three wins this preparation, with a solid victory in the Powerade Fillies and Mares Handicap at Eagle Farm on Wednesday. Apprentice Matthew McGuren gave her a lovely ride, she settled well in the box seat and then proved too ...

Choice We Had breaks through

Choice We Had breaks through

Aug 15, 2014

The addition of blinkers and a step up in distance, saw promising youngster Choice We Had record his maiden win, in Wednesday's three year old Handicap over 1350m at Doomben.   He jumped away nicely from barrier one and apprentice Matthew McGuren allowed the ...

Isla Poppy brings up a double

Isla Poppy brings up a double

Aug 11, 2014

Isla Poppy scored a deserved win at Ipswich on Friday, bringing up a raceday double for trainer Bruce Hill and apprentice Matthew McGuren. After having no luck at Ipswich a fortnight earlier over 1200m,  Isla Poppy was given her chance in Friday's 1350m event, ...

Fun proves too strong at Ipswich

Fun proves too strong at Ipswich

Aug 10, 2014

Lightly raced gelding, Fun recorded his first victory on Friday by taking out the Premier Jockey Maiden Plate over 1200m at Ipswich.  Having only his forth race start, Fun is still learning what racing is all about and he didn't provide jockey Matthew McGuren with ...

Tegan Harrison completes her apprenticeship

Tegan Harrison completes her apprenticeship

Aug 06, 2014

It was the end of an era at the Bruce Hill stable last week, as Tegan Harrison completed what has been an outstanding apprenticeship. Tegan started with the Hill stable in late 2011 and through hard work and dedication she has become one of the country’s best young ...