News About: Tim Martin

Moral Victory to chase G1 win after Shannon Stakes victory

Moral Victory to chase G1 win after Shannon Stakes victory

24 Sep, 2016

Trainer Tim Martin will turn his attention to the Group 1 Toorak Handicap at Caulfield with Moral Victory who made it two wins on the trot in taking out the Group 2 $175,000 Shannon Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill today.

Moral Victory, above, scores back to back Rosehill wins with his victory in the Shannon Stakes. …

Golden Pendant Next for Sheraco Stakes Winner Heavens Above

Golden Pendant Next for Sheraco Stakes Winner Heavens Above

10 Sep, 2016

Heavens Above has returned to winning form via a strong late effort in the Group 3 Sheraco Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this afternoon.

Heavens Above will progress to the Group 2 Golden Pendant after winning the Sheraco Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Heavens Above has been the stable star for trainer Tim …

Light Spring For Deep Field

Light Spring For Deep Field

24 Jul, 2014

Promising colt Deep Field stamped himself as a horse to watch with two impressive performances since making his racing debut, but co-trainer Wayne Hawkes has revealed that the son of Northern Meteor will only be given a light 2014 Spring Racing Carnival campaign.

Dwayne Dunn has steered Deep Field to both of his race wins …

Portelli Does All The Golden Slipper Talk

Portelli Does All The Golden Slipper Talk

30 Nov, 2012

Warwick Farm horseman Gary Portelli is excited about the upcoming autumn season rating a number of his current crop of juveniles as definite contenders in the big two-year-old features, the biggest of which is of course the Golden Slipper.

The richest race of its kind for that age group in the world, the $3.5 million …

Bowman wraps up winning double on Pampelonne in The Shorts

Bowman wraps up winning double on Pampelonne in The Shorts

22 Sep, 2012

Leading Sydney jockey Hugh Bowman wrapped up another successful day with a winning feature double when Pampelonne took out the Group 2 $200,000 Bowermans Office Furniture Shorts (1200m) at Randwick today.

Pampelonne and Hugh Bowman take out The Shorts at Royal Randwick. Photo by: Steve Hart

The in-form Bowman added another Group 1 victory to …

Raw Youngster Has Golden Rose in Sights

Raw Youngster Has Golden Rose in Sights

31 Jul, 2012

Tim Martin-trained colt Red Dynamite has made himself known as a possible Golden Rose contender after an explosive debut at Goulburn on Friday.

After previously impressing with two barrier trial wins, the rising three-year-old showed he was race ready when dominating his rivals with an impressive four-length win.

While Martin stopped short of declaring him …

Fibrillation proves she is not just a wet tracker with Rosehill win

Fibrillation proves she is not just a wet tracker with Rosehill win

31 Mar, 2012

The Tim Martin trained Fibrillation showed that she was not just a wet tracker when she took out the Group 3 $125,000 De Bortoli Wines Epona Stakes (1900m) at Rosehill today.

Fibrillation has proved that she is not just a wet track horse by winning the Epona Stakes - photo (c) Steve Hart

Fibrillation was …

Cassidy To Make Suspension Comeback At Canterbury

Cassidy To Make Suspension Comeback At Canterbury

22 Dec, 2011

Jockey Jim Cassidy will have his first ride back after a five-week suspension at Canterbury this Saturday.

Cassidy was given the hefty suspension for inappropriate use of the whip at Rosehill on November 12.

The jockey had been leading the Sydney jockey’s premiership, however, is now nine wins short of leader Hugh Bowman after serving …

Shadowfax weighted to win Villiers

Shadowfax weighted to win Villiers

17 Dec, 2011

Flemington trainer Mark Kavanagh believes Shadowfax is weighted to win today’s Group 2 $175,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Warwick Farm.

Shadowfax with 55kg is under the key weight that sinks him into mediocrity.

From five starts with 57.5kg and above Shadowfax has failed each time.

“He’s not a big, robust horse,” Kavanagh said.

“He’s a …

Fibrillation Back In Form For Summer Campaign

Fibrillation Back In Form For Summer Campaign

17 Nov, 2011

Fibrillation will target the Villiers Stakes at Warwick Farm

Trainer Tim Martin has pinpointed the Group 2 Villiers Stakes at Warwick Farm next month as the main target for promising mare Fibrillation.

Martin is not too shy to make comparisons between Fibrillation and Cox Plate winning mare Pinker Pinker.

Fibrillation has beaten Pinker Pinker home …