Tag: 'Billy Egan'

Quang Tri takes out the Taj Rossi Final at Flemington

For a second time in three years, Patrick Payne has trained the winner of the Taj Rossi Series Final, with Quang Tri getting the better...

Foxy Frida cruises to victory in the Centaurea Stakes

Billy Egan believes Foxy Frida is a “dream” to ride after recording his third win on the mare from four starts in the $107,250 Dominant...
The Nephew wins at Benalla

Payne unsure what The Nephew will do in South Australian Derby

Victorian trainer Patrick Payne admits he doesn’t know what kind of performance he will see from The Nephew in the $502,250 South Australian Derby (2500m)...
Regardsmaree wins at Sandown

Regardsmaree relishes quick back up to claim Anniversary Vase

The Listed Anniversary Vase has gone the way of the Nick Ryan-trained Regardsmaree who followed up his win in the VOBIS Gold Sprint last weekend...

Regardsmaree gets head down in time in VOBIS Gold Sprint win

The VOBIS Gold Sprint has gone the way of the Nick Ryan-trained Regardsmaree in dramatic fashion, with a narrow margin separating the first three across...

Payne optimistic about Defibrillate in the Mornington Cup

Having been "thrashed" at Flemington behind Pondus last weekend, Patrick Payne is optimistic about Defibrillate's chances in Saturday's Mornington Cup.

Billy Egan set to join Queensland riding ranks

Victorian jockey Billy Egan is looking at a move to Brisbane within the next month, which will see him become a regular rider for the...

Defibrillate claims consecutive wins in Mornington Cup Prelude

The Listed Mornington Cup Prelude has gone to the Patrick Payne-trained Defibrillate following another inch-perfect steer from jockey Billy Egan.
Billy Egan, Barry The Baptist

Friday News Briefs: Egan banned for flogging not-yet-dead horse

It has been a big week in racing, and punters are sure to be up and about for another jam-packed weekend of Group 1 racing....
Cherry Tortoni

Payne Looking Forward To Clear Guineas Run

Patrick Payne is hoping that Cherry Tortoni can put his hand up as a legitimate Australian Derby chance with a flashing run in the Australian...

Payne Has Big Opinion Of Shocking Stayer

Patrick Payne has big plans for lightly raced former New Zealand stayer Defibrillate who he is aiming at the Adelaide Cup. He's in action at...
Cherry Tortoni

Cherry Tortoni Ripe For Victoria Derby

Patrick Payne was relieved to see Cherry Tortoni return to his best form to win the Moonee Valley Vase in style, ahead of a Victoria...
Cherry Tortoni

Cherry Tortoni Ready For Guineas Clash

Trainer Patrick Payne couldn't be happier with Cherry Tortoni going into the Caulfield Guineas but he rates rival Glenfiddich as the horse to beat.

Warning Kicks Off Melbourne Cup Mission

Victoria Derby winner Warning is pleasing his trainers ahead of his return in the Makybe Diva Stakes but his main target is the Melbourne Cup.

Efflorescence scores narrow Caulfield win

After breaking his maiden at his third attempt, two-year-old colt Efflorescence has made it back-to-back victories with his first city success at Caulfield.
Cherry Tortoni

Cherry Tortoni makes it three from three

Cherry Tortoni has remained unbeaten from three starts in the Listed Taj Rossi Series Final while Denis Pagan's first runner as a trainer finished third.
Danny O'Brien

Plein Ciel in form for Winter Championships Final

Plein Ciel has performed well in two Winter Championship Series heats and trainer Danny O'Brien believes he is poised to do likewise in the Final...
Cherry Tortoni

Cherry Tortoni in strong Flemington win

The Patrick Payne-trained two-year-old gelding Cherry Tortoni has made it two wins from as many starts with a strong victory over 1420m at Flemington.

Whip rules scrutinised after Cup dead-heat

A breach of the whip rule from Billy Egan on Plein Ciel was not found until after correct weight when the galloper dead-heated with Shot...
Plein Ciel

Shot Of Irish, Plein Ciel share Cup spoils

Shot Of Irish and Plein Ciel have finished in a dead-heat for first in the Travis Harrison Cup over 1600m at The Valley.

Josh Julius after Cup start for Super Girl

Victory in The Andrew Ramsden at Flemington will come with the bonus of a ballot exemption into the Melbourne Cup.
Craig Williams

Jockeys get charter flight to Group 1 meeting

A group of Victorian jockeys will be joined by two of their NSW counterparts on a charter flight to Sydney to ride at the Golden...
Five To Midnight

Pratt’s star stayer shines in Tasmania

Seven months on from an accident that could have claimed his life, prominent owner and sponsor Kevin Pratt is back doing what he loves –...

Egan grabs rich win amid busy schedule

Jockey Billy Egan has been rewarded for keeping a hectic schedule, plundering a $1 million race in Sydney just hours before he is due to...
Mr Cashman

Mr Cashman shows class with Valley victory

The decision by owner Joe O'Neill to purchase Mr Cashman as a weanling has been vindicated with the colt scoring a debut win at The...