News About: Illustrious Lad

Lucky Hussler Returns To Winning Form In Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Lucky Hussler Returns To Winning Form In Kevin Heffernan Stakes

12 Nov, 2016

Lucky Hussler bounced back to winning form to record a narrow victory over Illustrious Lad in the 2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon.

Lucky Hussler started his 2016 Spring Racing Carnival campaign with a seventh place finish in the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley on September 30 and he …

Faatinah tested at 1300m in Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Faatinah tested at 1300m in Kevin Heffernan Stakes

11 Nov, 2016

The Lindsay Park trained Faatinah will be tested at 1300m for the first time when he lines up in the Group 3 $150,000 Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown on Saturday.

Faatinah, above, will be tested at 1300m for the first time in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Co-trainer David …

Illustrious Lad chases another feature race win in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Illustrious Lad chases another feature race win in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes

11 Nov, 2016

In-form sprinter Illustrious Lad can provide the Peter Gelagotis stable with another feature race win when he lines up in the Group 3 $150,000 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Illustrious Lad, above, is one of the top fancies in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Illustrious Lad …

Illustrious Lad cleans up in the TAB Stakes

Illustrious Lad cleans up in the TAB Stakes

29 Oct, 2016

Trainer Peter Gelagotis collected his first winner on Victoria Derby Day when Illustrious Lad cleaned up at double figure odds in winning the Group 2 $300,000 TAB Stakes (1200m) at Flemington today.

Illustrious Lad, above, scores a comfortable win in the tab Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Illustrious Lad had been racing …

Gelagotis Bullish About Illustrious Lad’s Wyong Magic Millions Stakes Chances

Gelagotis Bullish About Illustrious Lad’s Wyong Magic Millions Stakes Chances

16 Dec, 2015

Illustrious Lad has been included in the 2015 Wyong Magic Millions Stakes field and Racing Manager Manny Gelagotis is bullish about the gelding’s chance in the $100,000 race tomorrow afternoon.

Illustrious Lad has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Wyong Magic Millions Stakes. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Illustrious Lad finished his …

Symons Takes Out Ballarat Magic Millions Classic With Murt The Flirt

Symons Takes Out Ballarat Magic Millions Classic With Murt The Flirt

21 Nov, 2015

Popular jockey Chris Symons steered Murt The Flirt to victory in the 2015 Magic Millions 3YO&4YO Classic at Ballarat this afternoon in his first race meeting since he suffered a nasty injury in a horror fall at Bendigo in June.

Murt The Flirt scored a narrow victory over Wild Rain in the 2015 Magic Millions …

Illustrious Lad On Trial In Ballarat Magic Millions Classic

Illustrious Lad On Trial In Ballarat Magic Millions Classic

19 Nov, 2015

Illustrious Lad is set to return to the races in the 2015 Magic Millions 3YO & 4YO Classic at Ballarat on Saturday and trainer Peter Gelagotis has revealed that the promising galloper is on trial for bigger and better things.

Illustrious Lad will start his summer campaign in the 2015 Ballarat Magic Millions Classic this …

Murt The Flirt In Ballarat Magic Millions Classic Field

Murt The Flirt In Ballarat Magic Millions Classic Field

18 Nov, 2015

Murt The Flirt will return to the races in the 2015 Ballarat Magic Millions Three & Four-Years-Old Classic and trainer Brendan McCarthy is thrilled with the condition of his star galloper ahead of the $100,000 race at Ballarat on Saturday.

Chris Symons has been booked to partner Murt The Flirt in the 2015 Magic Millions …

Nordic Empire To Return In Ballarat Magic Millions Classic

Nordic Empire To Return In Ballarat Magic Millions Classic

16 Nov, 2015

Trainer Mick Price has confirmed that Nordic Empire will return in the 2015 Magic Millions Classic at Ballarat on Saturday.

Nordic Empire will contest the 2015 Magic Millions Classic at Ballarat this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Nordic Empire has not been seen at the races since he was gelded after finishing fourth …

Gelagotis Eyeing Caulfield Guineas With Illustrious Lad

Gelagotis Eyeing Caulfield Guineas With Illustrious Lad

30 Jul, 2014

Illustrious Lad is set to return to the races in the Mitchelton Wines Handicap (1000m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday and trainer Peter Gelagotis is hoping that the promising juvenile can step-up to the highest level of racing during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Illustrious Lad made his racing debut with an impressive win in …