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Weekly News

Weekly News

Dec 07, 2010

PORTELLI RACING UPDATE 6 December 2010 There is something special about the yearling sales and the beginning in earnest of the top 2-year-old racing season. For many it's the start of the exciting journey of owning a racehorse, or seeing their first horse face the ...

Rose Of Peace back

Dec 03, 2010

By Caryl Williamson 18:08 AEST Sun Nov 21 2010 Trainer Gary Portelli has switched his Group One attention to the autumn and the AJC Australian Oaks with Rose Of Peace after losing Gold Trail for the summer to injury. The winner of the Railway Stakes in New Zealand on ...

Weekly Report

Weekly Report

Sep 13, 2010

Stable winners Three-year-old Battle Ready (General Nediym – Storming Bai) opened his winning account with a solid performance at Goulburn last week over 1000m. Hopefully the victory has given the horse confidence to continue to progress through his grades. Promising ...

Weekly News

Aug 27, 2010

 Portelli Racing Newsletter 27 August 2010 Lighthorseman Leads The Charge Talented sprinter Lighthorseman (Redoute’s Choice – Salty Sal) resumes on Saturday at Rosehill over 1200m and the prospect of a drying surface should suit the 5yo gelding. From ...

Weekly News

Weekly News

Aug 11, 2010

Portelli Racing Newsletter  9 August 2010 Yoburg gets a hand from the heavens above Bold frontrunner Yoburg (Johannesburg – You Jest) made the most of the big wet and perhaps some inspiration from a guardian angel as he trounced his rivals at Randwick ...

Liz Carolan Funeral Notice

Jul 29, 2010

FUNERAL NOTICE The relatives and friends of the late Elizabeth “Liz” Carolan are respectfully invited to attend her Funeral Service In the South Chapel Rookwood Gardens Crematorium, on Monday 2nd August 2010 Commencing at 11.30am   In ...

Weekly Report

Weekly Report

Jul 28, 2010

This edition of Portelli Racing has been penned with a heavy heart following the sudden passing of our good friend and long time office manager Liz Carolan. Liz, who was just 48, suffered it is believed at this stage a sever heart attack at her home yesterday morning . For all ...

Weekly Report

Weekly Report

Jul 19, 2010

 Portelli Racing Newsletter w/c 19 July 2010 The wet tracks and cold weather of winter can’t pass by quick enough. It’s an exciting time for the stable as our proven good horses come back into work and prepare to tackle the major Spring events. ...

Weekly Report

Weekly Report

Jul 13, 2010

– Portelli Racing Newsletter 12 July 2010 Plans are always hard to pull off in racing. You can plan all you like and have a horse spot on for a race but there are so many variables: wet tracks, hard tracks, track bias, luck in running, bad barriers…the list goes ...

Yoburg Kills Them

Yoburg Kills Them

Jul 12, 2010

Yoburg took out the last race at Randwick on Saturday treating his rivals with contempt. Taking up his usual front running role he strode away to win by a very comfortable 4.3lengths. Yoburg put in a fair effort first up after a long lay off but it was obvious that he was back ...

Potential Biomarker for Tying-up Found

Potential Biomarker for Tying-up Found

Jun 22, 2010

In an equine study using "proteomic" technology that systematically analyzed the proteins in skeletal muscle biopsies, a research team from The Netherlands identified a form of the protein creatine kinase that could be a marker for acute tying-up in ...

A Sore Gold Trail

A Sore Gold Trail

Jun 17, 2010

Gold Trail never looked comfortable after being slow away in the Kings Stand Stakes on Wednesday morning. He was switching legs a fair few times up the straight and failed to stretch out at all when asked. After cooling down Gary and the vet went over him with a fine toothed ...

Cyndiana Stars At Flemington

Cyndiana Stars At Flemington

Jun 16, 2010

Written by Grayson White Saturday, 12 June 2010 12:04 Cydiana Star Races Away The importance of race experience and fitness was clearly evident in Cyndiana Star's barrier to box win in the $70,000 Birthday Handicap (1000m) at Flemington. Cyndiana Star ...

Site Update

Site Update

Jun 10, 2010

  The Mistable team has recently upgraded our site to version 2.0 of their software. We would like to inform you of some of the great features available to you. SMS/Fax and Voice to mobile phone Now you have more options as to how you would like to receive your ...

Portelli confident of Aussie quinella

Portelli confident of Aussie quinella

Jun 10, 2010

By AAP Wednesday, June 9, 2010 - 2:41 PM Sydney trainer Gary Portelli says he is warming to the possibility of an Australian one-two finish in the King's Stand Stakes. Portelli, who will saddle up brilliant speedster Gold Trail in the famous Royal Ascot sprint, says ...

Gold Trail 4th in Singapore

Gold Trail 4th in Singapore

May 17, 2010

Trainer Gary Portelli was over the moon with the fourth placing of Gold Trail who held on bravely after leading well into the straight.   “At the 300m, it felt like a dream, but I was always worried about the 1200m being too long for him, especially on a soft ...

8Bills makes it Six From Seven

8Bills makes it Six From Seven

Apr 25, 2010

Eight Bills makes it six out of seven The Age ANDREW GARVEY April 25, 2010 WHILE the jumping fraternity might be wishing for plenty rain to soften up the track for the Grand Annual carnival at Warrnambool next week, Troy Portelli wants a ...

Weekly News Letter

Weekly News Letter

Apr 13, 2010

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Eight Bills Strikes Three

Eight Bills Strikes Three

Feb 18, 2010

Eight Bills continued on his winning streak making it three form three this prep. His first romp in at Mooney Valley was followed by a very gutsy win at Caulfield topping it off with another win at Mooney Valley. He has since gone to the water walker at Fulman Park for a little ...

Butt I'm Ready for Rosehill Again

Butt I'm Ready for Rosehill Again

Feb 17, 2010

Butt I'm Ready (pictured outside) has improved on his win at Rosehill last time out and his work suggests that he may be up to a much stronger event this Saturday at Rosehill again over 1200m.  He had an impressive gallop with Lighthorseman on Tuesday morning. The pair were ...

Trail to New Zealand lined with gold for Rodd and Portelli

Trail to New Zealand lined with gold for Rodd and Portelli

Jan 02, 2010

A Gold Trail (5 Ch. G. Hussonet – Trail Of Gold, by Danewin) became the latest Aussie raider to win a group one on New Zealand soil, when taking out the $200,000, Group I, Blandford Lodge Railway Stakes, raced over 1200 metres under open handicap conditions at Ellerslie on ...

Triple Crown chasing Millions

Triple Crown chasing Millions

Dec 27, 2009

Triple Crown is now a major contender for the Magic Millions after fighting off Magic Millions favourite Ambers Waltz at Randwick on Saturday. Portelli said before the race that "Triple Crown had worked brilliantly on Tuesday and that the favourite would need to do ...

Gold Trail NZ Bound

Gold Trail NZ Bound

Dec 07, 2009

Gold Trail, the last start Group 2 The Shorts winner will travel across the Tasman to compete in the Group 1 railway stakes and the Group1 Telegraph Handicap in January. After having now three impressive trials since his spell, Gold Trail is tuned up and ready to go according to ...

Hairy To Take On Villiers

Hairy To Take On Villiers

Dec 07, 2009

Gutsy little mare Hairy is to go wHhre she has never been before, 1600m. A plan conjured by Troy Portelli and owner Brad Condon is looking like coming to fruition after an excellent performance in the Festival Stakes 1500m at Rosehill on Saturday. "After seeing the way she ...