News About: Peter Gelagotis

Black Caviar Lightning Stakes First-Up for Illustrious Lad

Black Caviar Lightning Stakes First-Up for Illustrious Lad

30 Jan, 2017

Trainer Peter Gelagotis has revealed that the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington on February 18th will figure as the Autumn Carnival launch pad for talented sprinter Illustrious Lad.

Illustrious Lad will be set for Group 1 targets during the 2017 Autumn Carnival. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Illustrious Lad had his …

C.F. Orr Stakes next for Malaguerra after Australia Stakes win

C.F. Orr Stakes next for Malaguerra after Australia Stakes win

30 Jan, 2017

Trainer Peter Gelagotis will step Malaguerra back up to Group 1 company after the five year old scored a decisive win in the Group 2 $200,000 Browns Sawdust And Savings Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley last Friday night.

Malaguerra, above winning the Australia Stakes, will head to the C.F. Orr Stakes at Caulfield. Photo …

Malaguerra chasing No. 1 spot with Winterbottom Stakes win

Malaguerra chasing No. 1 spot with Winterbottom Stakes win

25 Nov, 2016

Trainer Peter Gelagotis would expect Malaguerra to be rated the best sprinter in the country if he can win the Group 1 $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Malaguerra, above, is one of the top chances in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Steve Hart.

Malaguerra won his second …

Melham expects improvement from Malaguerra in Winterbottom Stakes

Melham expects improvement from Malaguerra in Winterbottom Stakes

22 Nov, 2016

Melbourne jockey Ben Melham expects improvement from Malaguerra and can see him winning back to back Group 1 races when he steps out in the $1m Crown Perth-Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Ben Melham, above, rides Malaguerra in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

The Peter Gelagotis trained …

Illustrious Lad chases another feature race win in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes

Illustrious Lad chases another feature race win in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes

11 Nov, 2016

In-form sprinter Illustrious Lad can provide the Peter Gelagotis stable with another feature race win when he lines up in the Group 3 $150,000 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1300m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Illustrious Lad, above, is one of the top fancies in the Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Illustrious Lad …

2016 Darley Classic Results: Malaguerra Wins

2016 Darley Classic Results: Malaguerra Wins

5 Nov, 2016

Malaguerra held-off a flying Spieth to record a narrow victory in a thrilling edition of the 2016 Darley Classic at Flemington this afternoon.

It was a blanket finish in the 2016 edition of the Darley Classic. Photo by: Steve Hart

At the 200 metre mark there were a host of winning chances as Malaguerra, Fell …

Illustrious Lad cleans up in the TAB Stakes

Illustrious Lad cleans up in the TAB Stakes

29 Oct, 2016

Trainer Peter Gelagotis collected his first winner on Victoria Derby Day when Illustrious Lad cleaned up at double figure odds in winning the Group 2 $300,000 TAB Stakes (1200m) at Flemington today.

Illustrious Lad, above, scores a comfortable win in the tab Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Illustrious Lad had been racing …

The Cleaner chasing third win in Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

The Cleaner chasing third win in Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes

1 Sep, 2016

Moonee Valley specialist The Cleaner will be chasing his third win in the Group 2 $250,000 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes (1600m) on Saturday when he heads back to his favourite track.

The Cleaner, above, is chasing his third win in the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

Mahuta On Top Of 2016 P.B. Lawrence Stakes

Mahuta On Top Of 2016 P.B. Lawrence Stakes

13 Aug, 2016

Mahuta has been backed into 2016 P.B. Lawrence Stakes odds of $4.20 and he is set to start the Group 2 event at Caulfield this afternoon as favourite.

Mahuta will have the chance to return to winning form in the P.B. Lawrence Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Mahuta stamped himself as a potential star …

The Cleaner not to run in Bletchingly Stakes

The Cleaner not to run in Bletchingly Stakes

29 Jul, 2016

Free running front runner The Cleaner will now make his 2016 Spring Carnival debut in the Group 2 $200,000 P.B. Lawrence Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield in a fortnight after being scratched from the Bletchingly Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.

The Cleaner has been scratched from the Bletchingly Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…