Tag: 'Denis Pagan'


Punt Drunk: Zaaki no sure thing ahead of Cox Plate

As we build up towards the 2021 Cox Plate, the Punt Drunk team takes a look at some of the biggest stories doing the rounds...
Johnny Get Angry

Turnbull test for Derby winner

Group One winner Johnny Get Angry will continue his path towards the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) when he lines-up in the Group 1 Turnbull...
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Group One return for Johnny Get Angry

Kiwi-bred Johnny Get Angry will have his first Group One hit-out since winning the Victoria Derby (2500m) last year when he lines-up in the Makybe...
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Pagan eyeing off Melbourne Cup with Johnny Get Angry

Coach-turned-trainer Denis Pagan has revealed that Group 1 VRC Derby winner Johnny Get Angry could be headed towards the 2021 Melbourne Cup.
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Corstens thrilled for great mate Pagan

AFL Great-turned trainer Denis Pagan provided one of the feel-good stories of 2020 when preparing Johnny Get Angry to win the Group 1 Victoria Derby...
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Pagan kicks Derby goal with Kiwi bred

In an amazing result, former AFL coach Denis Pagan has won the Group 1 Victoria Derby (2500m) with New Zealand-bred Johnny Get Angry (NZ) (Tavistock)...
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Pagan Kicks Group One Victoria Derby Goal

Denis Pagan prided himself on not showing emotion as an AFL coach but he couldn't contain his tears after winning the Victoria Derby with Johnny...
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Former AFL Coach Excited Over Derby Runner

Denis Pagan wasn't known for getting emotional when he was an AFL coach but he is struggling to contain his excitement about having a Victoria...
Frankie Two Angels

Former AFL coach trains Sandown winner

Frankie Two Angels has provided form AFL coach Denis Pagan with his first win as a trainer taking out the Ladbrokes Same Game Multi at...

Derby prospect Alcyone wins Byerley Handicap

The James Cummings-trained colt Alcyone has notched his first win in the Byerley Handicap at Flemington, highlighting his staying credentials.

Split Second to build on promising debut

After an eye-catching debut performance at Ballarat, Split Second heads to town where he contests the Byerley Handicap at Flemington.
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.
Denis Pagan

AFL coach turns his hand to horse training

Long-time AFL coach Denis Pagan has long held the ambition of training racehorses, and he will have his first runner when Johnny Get Angry starts...