News About: Pat Webster

No Interest for Awesome Rock in Cox Plate Betting

No Interest for Awesome Rock in Cox Plate Betting

22 Oct, 2016

Awesome Rock is yet to herald much interest in 2016 Cox Plate betting markets, but Team Corstens are thrilled with the condition of the talented galloper leading into this afternoon’s Moonee Valley feature

Awesome Rock has continued to drift in 2016 Cox Plate betting markets. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock has been a strong …

Queen Elizabeth Stakes On the Cards for Happy Clapper

Queen Elizabeth Stakes On the Cards for Happy Clapper

4 Apr, 2016

Happy Clapper stamped himself as a genuine weight-for-age star with an impressive performance for second in the Doncaster Mile over the weekend and may back-up in Saturday’s 2016 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m), according to trainer Pat Webster.

Happy Clapper is likely to back-up in Saturday’s Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Royal Randwick. Photo: Steve …

Happy Clapper earns Doncaster Mile start with Villiers Stakes win

Happy Clapper earns Doncaster Mile start with Villiers Stakes win

14 Dec, 2015

The Pat Webster trained Happy Clapper has earned a start in the Group 1 $3m Doncaster Mile (1600m) in the Autumn with his win in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick last Saturday.

Happy Clapper, above, has earned a start in the Doncaster Mile after winning the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The …

Avdulla all smiles with Happy Clapper in Villiers Stakes

Avdulla all smiles with Happy Clapper in Villiers Stakes

11 Dec, 2015

Jockey Brenton Avdulla is sticking with his decision to ride favourite Happy Clapper in the Group 2 $250,000 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Jockey Brenton Avdulla will stick with Happy Clapper, above, in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Avdulla has been the regular rider for both Happy Clapper …

Thankgodyou’rehere Overcomes Injury In Time For Derby Day Start

Thankgodyou’rehere Overcomes Injury In Time For Derby Day Start

28 Oct, 2011

Trainer Pat Webster is confident Thankgodyou’rehere has overcome the injury that saw him run last in the Epsom Handicap in time for this Saturdays tab.com.au Stakes at Flemington.

The six-year-old gelding hit his head on the barriers before the Epsom, causing him to sustain bruising and pull up more than 25 lengths last in the …

Gai To Push On With Slumping Squamosa

Gai To Push On With Slumping Squamosa

15 Aug, 2011

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is adamant Squamosa will return to form

He’s only been a shadow of his usual self in his last two runs but Gai Waterhouse is adamant Squamosa still has more to offer in his current campaign.

She’s electing to push on into Warwick Farm this Saturday where he’ll run in the Show …

Josh Adam’s Cops 7 Month Drug Ban

Josh Adam’s Cops 7 Month Drug Ban

31 May, 2011

Josh Adams has been suspended for seven months after being found guilty of using a prohibited substance.

  The top Sydney apprentice came before a steward’s inquiry today after testing positive to the substance early last month.

 The tribunal has declined to name exactly what it was he tested positive for simply saying that it was …

Thankgodyou’rehere To Relish Dry Track In BRC Sprint

Thankgodyou’rehere To Relish Dry Track In BRC Sprint

18 May, 2011

Thankgodyou’rehere will continue to aim for the Stradbroke Handicap when he runs in the Group 3 BRC Sprint this Saturday at Doomben Racecourse.

The five-year-old gelding is looking to qualify for the $1 million Stradbroke with a win in this weekend’s race.

Co-trainer Pat Webster believes that the key to Thankgodyou’rehere’s success will be the …

Barrier Draw Grief For Thankgodyou’rehere

Barrier Draw Grief For Thankgodyou’rehere

5 May, 2011

Trainer Pat Webster is praying for a substantial amount of luck heading into the Listed Prime Minister’s Cup at the Gold Coast this weekend, where his talented gelding Thankgodyou’rehere has drawn barrier 16.

Thankgodyou’rehere put in a gallant run to finish second to Atomic Force last start in the Group 1 The Galaxy, despite the …