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Royal Island Records Impressive Wangoom Handicap Victory

Royal Island Records Impressive Wangoom Handicap Victory

6 May, 2015

Talented gelding Royal Island returned to racing with an impressive victory in the 2015 Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool this afternoon.

Jockey Jason Benbow (pictured winning at Caulfield in 2013) steered Royal Island to victory in the 2015 Wangoom Handicap. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Royal Island had not been seen at the races since …

Smokin’ Joey on track for Railway Stakes

Smokin’ Joey on track for Railway Stakes

15 Nov, 2013

A course proper gallop at Mornington on Saturday morning will be the last piece of work for Smokin’ Jory before he flies out to Perth to contest the Group 1 $1m Carlton Draught – Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot on November 23.

Smokin' Joey is on track for the Railway Stakes. Photo by Race Horse …

Hunter has found the secret for Smokin’ Joey

Hunter has found the secret for Smokin’ Joey

11 Nov, 2013

In form trainer Wez Hunter thinks he had found the secret for rejuvenated galloper Smokin’ Joey as he heads off to Perth for the Group 1 $1m Carlton Draught – Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot on November 23.

Smokin' Joey winning at Flemington on Derby Day. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Hunter paid $22,000 …

Jetconi wins a second Wodonga Cup

Jetconi wins a second Wodonga Cup

27 Nov, 2011

A long range plan to win a second Wodonga Cup proved successful when city bridesmaid Jetconi won the provincial town feature.

Aided by a good barrier and perfect ride by Jason Benbow, the son of Bianconi did enough to well the eyes of Mansfield trainer Gerald Egan.

From the inside draw Benbow settled the seven-year-old …