News About: Patrick Payne

The Cynic No Certainty for Sir John Monash Stakes

The Cynic No Certainty for Sir John Monash Stakes

13 Jul, 2016

Trainer Patrick Payne has revealed latest stable acquisition The Cynic is no certainty to line up for Saturday’s Group 3 Sir John Monash Stakes (1100m), despite confirming the gelding in the race’s field this morning.

Patrick Payne has revealed The Cynic may not take his place in Saturday’s Sir John Monash Stakes. Photo: Daniel Costello…

Michelle Payne starts recovery after surgery

Michelle Payne starts recovery after surgery

25 May, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne will be out of action for several weeks as she recovers from abdominal surgery for injuries she received in a race fall at Mildura on Monday.

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne, above, is recovering from abdominal surgery for injuries sustained in a fall at Mildura. Photo by Ultimate …

Husson Eagle Ready for Bel Esprit Stakes

Husson Eagle Ready for Bel Esprit Stakes

21 Apr, 2016

Trainer Patrick Payne is pleased with the condition of classy sprinter Husson Eagle ahead of Saturday’s Listed Bel Esprit Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse.

Patrick Payne is pleased with Husson Eagle ahead of Saturday’s Bel Esprit Stakes. Photo: Daniel Costello

Husson Eagle has been a strong and largely consistent performer for Payne since first appearing …

Zanbagh Primed for Queen Of The Turf Stakes

Zanbagh Primed for Queen Of The Turf Stakes

4 Apr, 2016

Zanbagh has returned to slick form for trainer John Thompson this season and has been confirmed to take her place in the field for Saturday’s 2016 Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick.

John Thompson is pleased with Zanbagh ahead of Saturday’s Group 1 Queen Of The Turf Stakes at Randwick. Photo: Steve …

Payne Wins Magic Millions Sprint On Husson Eagle

Payne Wins Magic Millions Sprint On Husson Eagle

9 Jan, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne combined with her brother Patrick Payne to take out the 2016 Magic Millions Sprint with Husson Eagle at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Husson Eagle fought off Wild Rain to take out the 2016 Magic Millions Classic at the Gold Coast on Saturday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Payne elected …

Husson Eagle’s Magic Millions Sprint Odds Lengthen

Husson Eagle’s Magic Millions Sprint Odds Lengthen

8 Jan, 2016

Husson Eagle has drifted out to 2016 Magic Millions Sprint odds of $4.80, but trainer Patrick Payne remains confident that the consistent sprinter will run well in the $1 million race at the Gold Coast tomorrow.

Husson Eagle has the chance to return to winning form in the 2016 Magic Millions Sprint at the Gold …

Magic Millions Guineas Likely For Atalanta Miss

Magic Millions Guineas Likely For Atalanta Miss

4 Jan, 2016

Trainer Patrick Payne has confirmed that Atalanta Miss will make the trip to the Gold Coast for the 2016 Magic Millions Guineas on Saturday.

Atalanta Miss will face the toughest test of her racing career to date in the 2016 Magic Millions Guineas. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Atalanta Miss was sent to the spelling paddock …

Zanbagh Primed for Festival Stakes

Zanbagh Primed for Festival Stakes

23 Nov, 2015

Notable Group 1 performer Zanbagh posted a commanding first-up win in her debut for John Thompson a fortnight ago and is on track for a return to black type company in Saturday’s Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens.

Zanbagh will contest Saturday’s Listed Festival Stakes at Rosehill second-up. Photo: Steve Hart

Zanbagh was considered …

Payne Cautious With Husson Eagle Ahead Of Ballarat Magic Millions Classic

Payne Cautious With Husson Eagle Ahead Of Ballarat Magic Millions Classic

20 Nov, 2015

Husson Eagle will return to the races in the 2015 Magic Millions 3YO&4YO Classic at Ballarat tomorrow, but trainer Patrick Payne admits that the promising gelding has not had an ideal preparation.

Husson Eagle will return to the races at Ballarat tomorrow. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Husson Eagle has not been seen at the races …

Hobart Cup The Long-Term Goal For Ihtsahymn

Hobart Cup The Long-Term Goal For Ihtsahymn

9 Nov, 2015

Trainer Patrick Payne has revealed that the 2016 Hobart Cup will be the long-term goal for Group 1 winner Ihtsahymn.

Patrick Payne is hopeful that Ihtsahymn can return to winning form during his summer preparation. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Ihtsahymn was the star horse of the 2013 Perth Summer Racing Carnival and he took out …