News About: Matt Dale

Light Spring on the Cards for Fell Swoop

Light Spring on the Cards for Fell Swoop

28 Jun, 2016

Trainer Matt Dale has revealed his stable star Fell Swoop will be set for a light 2016 Spring Carnival campaign, after a long and arduous autumn and winter preparation.

Fell Swoop will be kept to a light 2016 Spring Carnival campaign. Photo: Daniel Costello

Fell Swoop stamped himself as an exciting prospect for Canberra-based Dale …

Inside barrier to boost Fel Swoop’s Doomben 10,000 chances

Inside barrier to boost Fel Swoop’s Doomben 10,000 chances

27 May, 2016

Trainer Matt Dale is expecting the inside barrier will boost the chances of Fell Swoop in the Group 1 $750,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1350m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Fell Swoop, above, has drawn the inside barrier for the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Fell Swoop was caught off the track …

Purton to put Fell Swoop in the finish of the Doomben 10,000

Purton to put Fell Swoop in the finish of the Doomben 10,000

26 May, 2016

Trainer Matt Dale is confident the booking of globetrotting jockey Zac Purton will put Fell Swoop right in the finish of the Group 1 $750,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10,000 (1350m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Fell Swoop, above, will be ridden by Zac Purton in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Hong …

Fell Swoop secures good barrier in Victory Stakes

Fell Swoop secures good barrier in Victory Stakes

27 Apr, 2016

Jockey Jay Ford will be able to give Fell Swoop the run of the race after the Canberra sprinter drew barrier two in the Group 2 $200,000 National Fire Industry Association QLD Victory Stakes (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Fell Swoop has drawn nicely at barrier two in the Victory Stakes at Doomben. Photo by …

Four extra entries boost Victory Stakes nominations

Four extra entries boost Victory Stakes nominations

26 Apr, 2016

Four extra entries have boosted the nominations for the Group 2 $200,000 Victory Stakes (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday from six to ten.

Charlie Boy, above, is one of four late entries for the Victory Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Brisbane Racing Club was forced to extend the nomination deadline until Tuesday …

Dale to Consider Options for Fell Swoop

Dale to Consider Options for Fell Swoop

4 Apr, 2016

Fell Swoop has returned to racing in particularly scintillating form this time and trainer Matt Dale has revealed he will re-assess plans with his stable star following an impressive performance for second in Saturday’s Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick.

Trainer Matt Dale is yet to settle on the next point of …

Moonee Valley Ideal for Unanimously

Moonee Valley Ideal for Unanimously

25 Nov, 2015

Trainer Matt Dale has been thrilled with the condition of veteran sprinter Unanimously through recent weeks and is confident Saturday’s City Jeep Handicap (1000m) at Moonee Valley figures as the ideal race for the eight-year-old.

Craig Williams will take the ride on Unanimously at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Unanimously has posted an …

Not A Single Doubt Progeny Continue To Shine

Not A Single Doubt Progeny Continue To Shine

5 Jan, 2012

Promising two-year-old Single In Paris will have his first race start at Warwick Farm this Saturday.

Single In Paris will contest the 2YO Plate over 1,000 metres as preparation for the Inglis Classic two weeks later.

The $250,000 Inglis Classic will run at Rosehill on January 21.

Trainer Matt Dale feels this Saturday’s run is …

Canberra Trio Aimed At Rosehill Riches

Canberra Trio Aimed At Rosehill Riches

1 Dec, 2011

Three of Matt Dale’s best horses will line up at Rosehill this Saturday in the hope of notching up some wins for their Canberra trainer.

Unanimously, Lebrechaun and Happy Finish will all take third place at Sydney’s city meeting this weekend after proving themselves in the ACT.

It will be the fourth run in a …