News About: Gary Portelli

Wet track could help Rebel Dane overcome Doomben 10,000 wide barrier

Wet track could help Rebel Dane overcome Doomben 10,000 wide barrier

10 May, 2017

Trainer Gary Portelli can see a wet track at Doomben on Saturday helping Rebel Dane overcome a wide barrier in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m).

Rebel Dane, above, has drawn barrier ten in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Rebel Dane begins his last campaign …

Fabrizio heads up 2017 Scone Cup nominations

Fabrizio heads up 2017 Scone Cup nominations

8 May, 2017

The front running Fabrizio heads up a bumper list of nominations for the 2017 Listed $200,000 Scone Cup (1600m) at the standalone metropolitan class meeting at Scone on Friday.

Fabrizio, above, is among the nominations for the Scone Cup at Scone. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Fabrizo will be chasing two Cup trophies in succession …

Doomben 10000 fancies trial well at Randwick

Doomben 10000 fancies trial well at Randwick

28 Apr, 2017

Top Doomben 10000 fancies Russian Revolution and Rebel Dane look on track to clash in the Group 1 sprint at Doomben in a fortnight after performing well in their respective barrier trials at Randwick today.

Russian Revolution, above, is on track to run in the Doomben 10000 at Doomben, Photo by Steve Hart.

The Peter …

Moir Stakes for She Will Reign on way to The Everest

Moir Stakes for She Will Reign on way to The Everest

20 Mar, 2017

Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign will start her climb towards ‘The Everest’ when she kicks off her 2017 Spring Carnival campaign in the Group 1 $500,000 Moir Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley in late September.

Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign, above, will be aimed towards ‘The Everest’ at Randwick in the Spring. Photo …

Bumper nominations for 2017 William Reid Stakes

Bumper nominations for 2017 William Reid Stakes

20 Mar, 2017

Several horses are set to miss out on a start in the Group 1 $500,000 William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night after twenty-five sprinters were in the original list of nominations.

Trainer Darren Weir has nominated multiple Group 1 winner Flamberge for the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by …

Golden Slipper winners team up in William Reid Stakes

Golden Slipper winners team up in William Reid Stakes

20 Mar, 2017

The Golden Slipper winning combination of jockey Ben Melham and trainer Gary Portelli will team up again with Rebel Dane in the Group 1 $500,000 William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Jockey Ben Melham and trainer Gary Portelli will team up with Rebel Dane, above, in the 2017 William Reid Stakes. …

She Will Reign Is The Golden Slipper Winner

She Will Reign Is The Golden Slipper Winner

18 Mar, 2017

She Will Reign blitzed her rivals to record an impressive victory in the 2017 Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Jockey Ben Melham was clearly delighted to take out the 2017 Golden Slipper on She Will Reign. Photo by: Steve Hart

A number of punters and experts dropped off She Will Reign after she …

Single Bullet cleared to run in Golden Slipper

Single Bullet cleared to run in Golden Slipper

16 Mar, 2017

Trainer Gary Portelli will have his two year old Single Bullet inspected again on Friday even though he was passed fit this morning to run Saturday’s Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill.

Single Bullet, above, has been passed fit to run in the 2017 Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Golden Slipper runner Single Bullet to undergo vet check

Golden Slipper runner Single Bullet to undergo vet check

15 Mar, 2017

Golden Slipper outsider Single Bullet will have to pass a vet’s check before being cleared to run in the world’s richest race for the two year olds at Rosehill on Saturday.

Single Bullet, above, will have to pass a vet’s check before being cleared to run in the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Steve …

She Will Reign could jump from lucky barrier in 2017 Golden Slipper

She Will Reign could jump from lucky barrier in 2017 Golden Slipper

14 Mar, 2017

Brilliant filly She Will Reign could jump from lucky barrier eleven if the final sixteen stays intact and the three emergencies aren’t required in the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

She Will Reign, above, will jump from barrier 11 if all the emergencies fail to gain a start in …