Tag: 'David Payne'

Montefilia Not Certain To Pursue Oaks Path

The pandemic situation in Victoria has trainer David Payne considering his spring options for Montefilia, who returns from a let-up in the Tea Rose Stakes.

Group One spring goals loom for Montefilia

Trainer David Payne will consider Group One options in Sydney and Melbourne for Montefilia after her win against older horses at Rosehill.

Oaks target for promising filly Montefilia

The Group One-VRC Oaks in Melbourne is the spring target for filly Montefilia who is nominated to run over 1800m at Randwick on Saturday.

Sherry winless as Spaceboy does it again

Young gun apprentice Tom Sherry has endured a tough initiation into Sydney racing with a luckless ride aboard Black Magnum for his boss Mark Newnham.
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Bazooka on trial for spring assignments

Trainer David Payne has a healthy opinion of two-year-old Bazooka and is keen to use some races over the winter as a measuring stick for...

Zero To Hundred makes winning debut

Two-year-old filly Zero To Hundred has started her career with a midweek city win at Warwick Farm on a heavy track.
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Old friends reunite through Fasano

David Payne is hoping he has another nice horse on his hands for owner/breeder John Camilleri in lightly raced three-year-old Fasano.
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Magic Millions shot on the line for Jemss

A setback put paid to David Payne's original program for debutante Jemss but a Randwick win would put Magic Millions plans back on the table.

Loveisili earns shot at redemption

Kris Lees is banking on Loveisili's last-start flop proving an anomaly and remains hopeful the horse can bounce back at Rosehill.

Payne pair an exercise in patience

War Baron has been posted at double-figure odds but trainer David Payne believes the youngster can put himself in the finish at Randwick.

Costello to begin campaign at Randwick

Trainer David Payne will soon farewell dual Group One winner Ace High as he heads to stud and is looking to the future with horses...

Fall pair back-up in Group One Champagne

On the back of an afternoon he would rather forget, David Payne could be set for a day to remember with two unlikely runners in...

Ace High to play a hand in Ranvet: Payne

Ace High doesn't have a great score sheet on rain-affected tracks but David Payne can find positives ahead of the horse's Rosehill return in the...

Ace High chasing better outcome for Payne

Ace High will be Sydney trainer David Payne's sole Flemington representative with a trackwork accident claiming the life of stablemate Deep Chill.

War Baron ready for Warwick Farm battle

Untapped two-year-old War Baron can stake his claims for a spot on David Payne's autumn carnival team when he lines up for his second start...

Blinkers will flick Cup switch in Ace High

Ace High is in perfect condition ahead of the Caulfield Cup despite a lacklustre gallop on the course proper at Caulfield.

Tarka, Toulouse to take steps to Derby

Trainer David Payne is excited about the prospects of Tarka and Toulouse as they take their next steps towards the Victoria Derby in the Stan...

Ace High to atone for last start

Trainer David Payne expects to see improvement from dual Group One winner Ace High as he increases in distance on his Cups campaign.

All Too Soon arrives on time at Rosehill

All Too Soon has made it back to the winners' circle at Rosehill after an injury which curtailed her three-year-old campaign.

Tarka on Derby mission after Farm victory

Trainer David Payne has Group One ambitions for Warwick Farm winner Tarka who will join stablemate Toulouse on a Victoria Derby path.

Ace High begins Cup prep in Winx Stakes

Ace High's trainer David Payne is under no illusions about the Cup contender beating Winx at Randwick but does think Kementari could go close.

Tarka defies betting drift to win

The David Payne-trained Tarka has defied a betting drift to revel in the 1600 metres of a two-year-old race at Warwick Farm.

David Payne three-handed in WFarm race

Trainer David Payne will have three runners in the two-year-old race at Warwick Farm and believes the 1600 metres will suit.

Ace High continues Cups path

Trainer David Payne has Group One plans for Toulouse and more big races for stablemate Ace High.

Payne turning his attention to stayers

Trainer David Payne will run juveniles Commentator and Tarka over 1550 metres at Canterbury, confident they can handle the distance.