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  • All Too Hard progeny making their mark

    All Too Hard progeny making their mark

    Our All Too Hard x L'Amoureuse yearling colt purchased from the Adelaide Magic Millions sale earlier this year has arrived at the stable for his second look at Warwick Farm. 
    All Too Hard's ...Read More

  • Portelli full of praise for little Lipizzan

    Portelli full of praise for little Lipizzan

    “She is so small, she is only 420kg but has a heart the size of her body.’’
    This was trainer Gary Portelli’s description of the two-year-old filly — and he wasn’t talking about his ...Read More

  • Gary Portelli's Randwick Preview - Saturday 24th June

    Gary Portelli's Randwick Preview - Saturday 24th June

    Watch as Gary runs through his three runners for this Saturday's race meeting at Royal Randwick. It was a cold but beautiful morning at Warwick Farm Racecourse on Friday as we watched the horses get ...Read More

  • Nicci's Gold breaks through for Gold Edge connections

    Nicci's Gold breaks through for Gold Edge connections

    Two-year-old Nicconi filly Nicci's Gold showed her class at Newcastle on Saturday breaking her maiden status at her fourth career start.
    First-up this preparation at Bathurst, Nicci's Gold ...Read More

  • Portelli two-year-olds continue their reign

    Portelli two-year-olds continue their reign

    Trainer Gary Portelli notched up his ninth two-year-old race win for the season with Nicci’s Gold taking out the first event at Newcastle on Saturday.
    With a string of 20 two-year-olds educated ...Read More

  • She Will Reign muscled up to conquer The Everest

    She Will Reign muscled up to conquer The Everest

    Trainer Gary Portelli has reported that Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign has returned from a spell muscled up as she begins her preparation to conquer the $10m The Everest (1200m) at Randwick in ...Read More

  • Acclaiming The Win

    Acclaiming The Win

    First up this campaign, exciting sprinter Wide Acclaim jumped to straight to the lead for Deanne Panya and just ran his rivals ragged - clearing out for an impressive two and a half-length victory at ...Read More

  • She Will Reign’s return gives Portelli a winter boost

    She Will Reign’s return gives Portelli a winter boost

    Gary Portelli’s immediate focus will turn to Hawkesbury on Sunday but the Sydney trainer will have an extra spring in his step this week as Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign begins her quest for ...Read More

  • Lipizzan Wins For Laurel Oak

    Lipizzan Wins For Laurel Oak

    The Gary Portelli stable continued a great run of success with their juveniles at Canterbury on Wednesday with a front running victory for Lipizzan, a $120,000 Inglis Easter purchase for Laurel Oak ...Read More

  • “She’s developed unbelievably.

    “She’s developed unbelievably."

    A whole new woman.
    It’s effectively what Gary Portelli’s seen reigning Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign become.
    Campaign number one blew Portelli away.
    A recent photo taken by her ...Read More

  • For Your Eyes Only…

    For Your Eyes Only…

    After an exciting weekend of racing that saw multiple Group 1-winning and producing stallion Choisir get more stakes winners than any other stallion in Australia, we wanted to take the opportunity to ...Read More

  • Aushorse Racing Connections Masterclass … You Too Can Reign

    Aushorse Racing Connections Masterclass … You Too Can Reign

    It’s been another bumper year for the Australian thoroughbred: the Winxs, the Chautauquas, the Jamekas.
    But it’s also been a memorable 12 months for racehorse owners … and not just your ...Read More

  • Not A Single Doubt – how could you go wrong?

    Not A Single Doubt – how could you go wrong?

    Secured from the draft of outstanding Group 1 breeder and vendor Mill Park Stud at the Magic Millions Adelaide Yearling Sale, a farm that has consigned Mummify, Divine Madonna, Undoubtedly, Devil ...Read More

  • Rebel Dane primed for Brisbane farewell

    Rebel Dane primed for Brisbane farewell

    Rebel Dane has bucked the recent trend of early retirement to stud, racing on as a seven-year-old until his owners, Laurel Oak, secured a deal for him to stand at Swettenham in Victoria. ...Read More

  • Testashadow on the search for gold

    Testashadow on the search for gold

    It’ has already been a golden year for trainer Gary Portelli who aims to keep the theme going for a little while longer.
    She Will Reign won the Golden Slipper and now Portelli has an audacious ...Read More

  • She Will Reign Set To Conquer Everest

    She Will Reign Set To Conquer Everest

    Scott Darby signed an agreement with Yu Long Investments on Thursday for Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign to represent their slot in the Everest.
    After a week of negotiations, She Will Reign's ...Read More

  • She Will Reign? Yes She Does!

    She Will Reign? Yes She Does!

    Imagine investing $30,000 and walking away with $4,697,850!
    Sound impossible? Unlikely, but not impossible as Darby Racing has proven with the purchase and syndication of two brilliant 2YOs in the ...Read More

  • She Will Reign Takes Owners On Fairytale Ride

    She Will Reign Takes Owners On Fairytale Ride

    She Will Reign is the Cinderella filly who fit the Golden Slipper.
    A $20,000 yearling purchase, she was the cheapest runner in the world’s richest juvenile race, worth a staggering $3.5 ...Read More

  • Portelli pair poised to present king of the kids with his crown

    Portelli pair poised to present king of the kids with his crown

    If you stop and think about it, we have all experienced that sliding doors moment when life changes forever.
    For trainer Gary Portelli, you could argue it has happened to him twice in recent ...Read More

  • Portelli unconcerned by the likely heavy Randwick surface

    Portelli unconcerned by the likely heavy Randwick surface

    One trainer who is not fazed by the wet weather or the possibility of a postponed Randwick race meeting tomorrow is Gary Portelli, who prepares Golden Slipper Stakes favourite She Will Reign ...Read More

  • Portelli dismisses She Will Reign doubts

    Portelli dismisses She Will Reign doubts

    Trainer Gary Portelli has hosed down theories that his unbeaten filly She Will Reign is vulnerable to a poor start, claiming it may not have been the filly's fault when last out of the gates in the ...Read More

  • Portelli Racing Partners with Blue Sky and Aquis on Choisir Filly

    Portelli Racing Partners with Blue Sky and Aquis on Choisir Filly

    On the second day of the 2017 Magic Millions Perth yearling Sale, Portelli Racing were fortunate enough to secure an impressive filly with bloodstock agent Julian Blaxland's Blue Sky Bloodstock and ...Read More

  • Patronize Colt Secured In Perth

    Patronize Colt Secured In Perth

    While the name Patronize as a stallion might not ring a lot of bells with people, but the name Exceed And Excel surely will – and Patronize is a three-quarter brother to Darley’s Champion ...Read More

  • Slipper To Slipper … Darby Reigns

    Slipper To Slipper … Darby Reigns

    Scott Darby wasn’t admitting to how many times he had watched the replay of She Will Reign winning the Group Two TAB Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill, but it’s fairly safe to say it was ...Read More

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Welcome to Portelli Racing

Portelli Racing is a team effort! There is never just one person responsible for success. The Portelli name has been training thoroughbreds for generations, and today is ranked amongst the best.


Our philosophy is to ensure every individual horse gets the attention they deserve on and off the track.


Gary works closely with his team to provide a complete range of training services with state of the art facilities. Gary's attention to detail, combined with the knowledge and dedication of the staff at Portelli Racing, ensures that our horses are given every opportunity to perform at their best.

At Portelli Racing we pride ourselves on our staff that care for our horses, and our stable philosophy is that results are achieved from a combined effort. We ensure not only our horses are cared for but also our staff and owners.

Portelli Racing is committed to striving for excellence.

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Horses Currently Available

Choisir X For Your Eyes Only Filly '15

Choisir X For Your Eyes Only Filly '15

1 year old Bay Filly

Sire: Choisir Dam: For Your Eyes Only

Purchased from the Magic Millions Perth Yearling Sale in conjunction with Blue Sky Bloodstock and Aquis Farm for $150,000.

LIMITED OPPORTUNITIES - GET IN FAST!!

Below is some footage taken recently of the filly in her first preparation at Warw...

Not A Single Doubt X Melania Filly '15

Not A Single Doubt X Melania Filly '15

1 year old Bay Filly

Sire: Not a Single Doubt Dam: Melania

Purchased as Lot 176 from the draft of leading vendor Mill Park Stud at the 2017 Adelaide Magic Millions Yearling Sale, where that particular farm has consigned Mummify, Divine Madonna, Undoubtedly, Devil Moon, Gold Guru and Happy Trails - who ...

All Too Hard X L'Amoureuse Colt '15

All Too Hard X L'Amoureuse Colt '15

1 year old Brown Colt

Sire: All Too Hard Dam: L'Amoureuse

Purchased as Lot 133 from the draft of Gerry Harvey's Baramul Stud at the 2017 Adelaide Magic Millions Yearling Sale, the All Too Hard colt is out of a half-sister to stakes winner Jolie Blonde from the family Group 1-winning two-year-old Is...

Zoustar X Runs Deep Colt '15

Zoustar X Runs Deep Colt '15

1 year old Chestnut Colt

Sire: Zoustar Dam: Runs Deep

Purchased from the 2017 Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale from the draft of Southern Cross Breeders, Portelli Racing secured an impressive chestnut colt by first season sire Zoustar, a dual Group 1 winner on the track whose yearlings have ...

Upcoming Runners

Horse Date Race Track Fields/Form
Weights
Bodhi Blue Jun 29 7 Wyong Field
Express Point Jul 01 1 Newcastle Field
Acceptances
Moccasin Miss Jun 29 7 Wyong Field/Form
Rainover Manhattan Jul 01 3 Newcastle Field/Form
Pure Rebel Jul 01 2 Newcastle Field/Form
Cosmic Rush Jul 02 4 Nowra Field/Form
Ibanez Jul 02 1 Nowra Field/Form
Pure Rebel Jul 02 7 Nowra Field/Form

Recent Winners

Horse Date Race Margin Jockey
Lipizzan Jun 24, 2017 1 - Royal Randwick 2.80 Rachel King
Nicci's Gold Jun 17, 2017 1 - Newcastle 0.30 Josh Adams
Vincero Jun 16, 2017 1 - Gosford 0.30 B Avdulla
Wide Acclaim Jun 12, 2017 7 - Warwick Farm 2.50 Deanne Panya
I Can Rock May 31, 2017 6 - Warwick Farm 1.00 J Parr
Lipizzan May 24, 2017 2 - Canterbury Park 1.30 Rachel King
Moccasin Miss Apr 27, 2017 4 - Wyong 0.40 Deanne Panya
She Will Reign Mar 18, 2017 7 - Rosehill Gardens 2.30 B Melham
Single Bullet Mar 11, 2017 3 - Rosehill Gardens 0.20 T Angland
Hutcho Mar 11, 2017 3 - Beaumont 3.50 Ms R Murray

Latest Results

Horse Finished Date Race Margin Jockey
Express Point 7 Jun 27, 2017 8 - Beaumont 3.10 Rachel King
Nicci's Gold 2 Jun 27, 2017 7 - Beaumont 1.00 Josh Adams
Bodhi Blue 2 Jun 27, 2017 6 - Beaumont 0.20 Tim Clark
Cosmic Cameo 13 Jun 24, 2017 9 - Royal Randwick 9.20 R Hutchings
Wide Acclaim 7 Jun 24, 2017 9 - Royal Randwick 2.40 Deanne Panya
Lipizzan 1 Jun 24, 2017 1 - Royal Randwick 2.80 Rachel King
Ibanez 2 Jun 23, 2017 2 - Bathurst 1.80 Josh Adams
Radetzky 7 Jun 23, 2017 1 - Bathurst 5.50 K S Latham
Pure Rebel 5 Jun 22, 2017 1 - Newcastle 4.80 Tim Clark
Hutcho 8 Jun 17, 2017 8 - Newcastle 8.90 Mitchell Bell

News

All Too Hard progeny making their mark

All Too Hard progeny making their mark

Jun 29, 2017 Our All Too Hard x L'Amoureuse yearling colt purchased from the Adelaide Magic Millions sale earlier this year has arrived at the stable for his second look at Warwick
Portelli full of praise for little Lipizzan

Portelli full of praise for little Lipizzan

Jun 25, 2017 “She is so small, she is only 420kg but has a heart the size of her body.’’This was trainer Gary Portelli’s description of the two-year-old filly — and he wasn’t
Gary Portelli's Randwick Preview - Saturday 24th June

Gary Portelli's Randwick Preview - Saturday 24th June

Jun 23, 2017 Watch as Gary runs through his three runners for this Saturday's race meeting at Royal Randwick. It was a cold but beautiful morning at Warwick Farm Racecourse on Friday as we
Portelli two-year-olds continue their reign

Portelli two-year-olds continue their reign

Jun 18, 2017 Trainer Gary Portelli notched up his ninth two-year-old race win for the season with Nicci’s Gold taking out the first event at Newcastle on Saturday.With a string of 20
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