News About: Matthew Dale

Fell Swoop to be kept fresh for Doomben 10000

Fell Swoop to be kept fresh for Doomben 10000

26 Apr, 2017

Canberra sprinter Fell Swoop will be kept fresh in an attempt to claim his first Group 1 victory when he contests the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on May 13.

Fell Swoop, above, will head towards the Doomben 10000 without another run. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer Matthew Dale …

Rocket Commander Records Fighting Wenona Girl Quality Win

Rocket Commander Records Fighting Wenona Girl Quality Win

4 Mar, 2017

Rocket Commander relished the quick back-up to record an impressive victory in the 2017 Wenona Girl Quality at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Rocket Commander won a very busy finish in the 2017 Wenona Girl Quality. Photo by: Steve Hart

Rocket Commander and Hieroglyphics did battle for the lead in the early stages of the Wenona …

Fell Swoop to kick off 2017 Autumn in Oakleigh Plate

Fell Swoop to kick off 2017 Autumn in Oakleigh Plate

16 Feb, 2017

Smart sprinter Fell Swoop will kick off his 2017 Autumn Carnival campaign in the Group 1 $500,000 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on February 25.

Fell Swoop, above, will kick off his 2017 Autumn Carnival in the Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Fell Swoop was among the nominations for the Group 1 …

Oakleigh Plate An Option For Fell Swoop

Oakleigh Plate An Option For Fell Swoop

12 Jan, 2016

Trainer Matthew Dale has revealed that the 2016 Oakleigh Plate could the first-up target for progressive sprinter Fell Swoop.

Fell Swoop has recorded four wins from his past four race starts. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Fell Swoop started his racing career with four wins from five starts, but he had no luck in running …

Cummings expects Rule The River to win again at Warwick Farm

Cummings expects Rule The River to win again at Warwick Farm

25 Nov, 2015

Trainer Anthony Cummings expects the well-bred Rule The River to win again at Warwick Farm today when she steps out in the $40,000 BenchMark 72 Handicap (1000m).

Rule The River will run a short priced favourite at Warwick Farm today. Photo by Steve Hart.

Rule The River was an impressive first up winner over Festivity …

Testa Rossa Stakes An Option For Fell Swoop

Testa Rossa Stakes An Option For Fell Swoop

7 Sep, 2015

Trainer Matthew Dale has revealed that talented sprinter Fell Swoop could have his next race start in the 2015 Testa Rossa Stakes at Caulfield on September 19.

Fell Swoop claimed his maiden win at Stakes level in The Club Cup Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Fell Swoop earnt an …

Concorde Stakes No Certainty For Fell Swoop

Concorde Stakes No Certainty For Fell Swoop

25 Aug, 2015

Trainer Matthew Dale has revealed that Fell Swoop is no certainty to make his debut at Group level in the 2015 Concorde Stakes at Royal Randwick on September 5.

Fell Swoop will make his black-type racing debut in either the Concorde Stakes at Royal Randwick on September 5 or the Drummond Golf Stakes at Moonee …

Fell Swoop On Trial For Concorde Stakes

Fell Swoop On Trial For Concorde Stakes

19 Aug, 2015

Trainer Matthew Dale has revealed that talented sprinter Fell Swoop could head to the 2015 Concorde Stakes if he wins the Rewards Handicap (1000m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Fell Swoop finished a very unlucky fourth behind Darciwood first-up in the Bledisloe Cup Festival Handicap (1000m) at Royal Randwick on July 11, but he returned …

Wet Track The Only Concern For Fell Swoop

Wet Track The Only Concern For Fell Swoop

10 Jul, 2015

Trainer Matthew Dale has been delighted with the preparation of Fell Swoop ahead of his first-up start in the Bledisloe Cup Festival Handicap (1000m), but he admits he is concerned about the prospect of a very heavy track at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Tye Angland has been booked to ride Fell Swoop in the Bledisloe Cup …

Senhor Da Gama To Make Long-Awaited Return In Scahill Stakes

Senhor Da Gama To Make Long-Awaited Return In Scahill Stakes

4 Dec, 2014

Senhor Da Gama has not been seen at the races since he finished third in the 2011 edition of the Group 2 Perth Cup (2400m), but is set to make his long-awaited return to racing in the 2014 Scahill Stakes at Ascot this weekend.

Senhor Da Gama had form around Stakes winner Lamasery (pictured) before …