Next NSW Race

Latest News

Hawkesbury Trainers Finish The Season On A High Note

Hawkesbury trainers Scott Singleton and Garry White completed successful seasons with wins at the Cessnock meeting conducted at Newcastle on Tuesday. And White’s apprentice Ashleigh Borg broke new ground by riding her fifth winner – the first away from her home track.

Singleton scored with odds-on favorite Dad’s Boy ($1.85) in the Class 1/Maiden Plate (2360m), and Borg was successful on White’s mare Lady Chalfont ($2.70) in the Class 3 Handicap (1200m).

Dad's Boy (Josh Adams) after scoring at Newcastle on Tuesday. Image by Bradley Photographers

Singleton had no problem backing up Mosayter gelding Dad’s Boy after his third to Night Breaker in a Gosford Maiden Plate (1900m) last Saturday when he put blinkers on him.

With Josh Adams aboard, Dad’s Boy broke through after five placings, comfortably beating Power From within ($6.50) and Sunsout Shirtsoff ($3.20).

The victory gave Singleton 33 winners for the 2017-18 season; only one shy of his best (34) in 2014-15.

His $11,085 first prize with Dad’s Boy and $1870 third prize with King Ryker ($6.50) in the Class 2 Handicap (1570m) boosted his prizemoney earnings for the season to $938,985; not far short of last season’s benchmark of $957,935 (when he won the $200,000 Group 3 Blacktown Workers Club Hawkesbury Guineas with Shazee Lee).

White’s victory with Dupont mare Lady Chalfont was his 17th for the season; his best result since winning the same number of races in 2009-10. His 17 wins during 2017-18 included 11 at Hawkesbury; the most by any local trainer at home meetings. He also won three races at Orange including the Cup with Letter To Juliette.

Borg’s first four wins were all for White at Hawkesbury, and her 4kg claim proved very handy at Newcastle, lessening Lady Chalfont’s weight to 55.5kg.

The Latest Racing News

Jockeys Overweight - Friday (27th Nov) To Saturday (28th Nov)

Please note the following: CANTERBURY PARK (Friday-night 27th November) Race 2, No.9 - INVESTOR: Nash Rawiller has permission to ride ...
Read More

Baker's Heart Set On Podium Finish For Filly's Debut

By Ray Hickson Trainer Bjorn Baker says a top three finish would be an ideal start to Hide Your Heart’s ...
Read More

Winning Streak A Super Boost For Minervini

By Ray Hickson The impact of vastly improved galloper Super’s winning streak isn’t lost on trainer Mark Minervini as the ...
Read More

Trainers Report To Stewards - Thursday (26th Nov) To Saturday (28th Nov)

Please note the following: NARROMINE (Thursday 26th November) Race 4, No.9 - MESSY MISS: Trainer Brett Robb advised Racing NSW ...
Read More

Dunn Hoping Snitz Sizzles Through Summer Sprints

By Ray Hickson Trainer Matthew Dunn is expecting consistent sprinter Snitz to make a positive start to his campaign at ...
Read More
Loading...
Racing NSW Apps
View
Mobile Version
Contact
Forms
Information
Industry Links