News About: Wez Hunter

Smokin’ Joey Fit for Bletchingly Stakes Defence

Smokin’ Joey Fit for Bletchingly Stakes Defence

20 Jul, 2016

Trainer Wez Hunter is confident that veteran sprinter Smokin’ Joey is in the right form to successfully defend his crown in the Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday week.

Smokin’ Joey will return to racing in the Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes at Caulfield on July 30th. Photo: Daniel Costello

A Group 1 …

Surprise switch sees Gelagotis prepare Malaguerra for the Spring

Surprise switch sees Gelagotis prepare Malaguerra for the Spring

29 Jun, 2016

In a surprise switch Moe trainer Peter Gelagotis will prepare BTC Cup winner Malaguerra for his Spring Carnival campaign.

Malaguerra, above, will now race under the Peter Gelagotis banner. Photo by Steve Hart.

Hall Of Fame trainer Lee Freedman and his co-trainer and brother Anthony brought Malaguerra up through the grades before the Magnus four …

Kevin Heffernan Stakes Nominations Include Smokin’ Joey

Kevin Heffernan Stakes Nominations Include Smokin’ Joey

9 Nov, 2015

Smokin’ Joey has been included in the 2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes nominations and he is set to return to the races in the Group 3 event at Sandown on Saturday.

Smokin’ Joey has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Kevin Heffernan Stakes at Sandown this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Smokin’ …

Guvera Stakes winner Disposition get Emirates Stakes blow out

Guvera Stakes winner Disposition get Emirates Stakes blow out

31 Oct, 2015

Former West Australian trained galloper Disposition had a solid Emirates Stakes blowout in winning the Group 3 $200,000 Guvera Stakes (1400m) at Flemington today.

Disposition, pink and white, sneaks up on the rails to win the Guvera Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

Co-trainer Lee Freedman will back up Disposition next week in the …

Disposition ready to prove himself in Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

Disposition ready to prove himself in Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes

21 Sep, 2015

Former West Australian trained Disposition is ready to prove himself at Group 1 level when he lines up in Saturday’s $400,000 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield.

Disposition is ready to prove himself at Group 1 level in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Disposition was having his …

Parcel’s McEwen Odds Shorten

Parcel’s McEwen Odds Shorten

4 Sep, 2015

Parcel has been backed from McEwen Stakes odds of $101 into $34, but the speedy filly is no certainty to take her place in the Group 2 event at Moonee Valley tomorrow.

Chris Parnham has been booked to ride Parcel in the 2015 McEwen Stakes at Moonee Valley this weekend. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Parcel …

Smokin’ Joey To Bounce Back In Memsie Stakes

Smokin’ Joey To Bounce Back In Memsie Stakes

27 Aug, 2015

Smokin’ Joey failed to fire in the Group 2 P.B. Lawrence Stakes (1400m), but trainer Wez Hunter is confident that his star galloper can return to his best form in the 2015 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.

Smokin’ Joey has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield …

Smokin’ Joey On Top Of P.B. Lawrence Stakes Betting

Smokin’ Joey On Top Of P.B. Lawrence Stakes Betting

14 Aug, 2015

Smokin’ Joey is currently available at 2015 P.B. Lawrence Stakes odds of $3.50 following his Bletchingly Stakes and trainer Wez Hunter believes that the Group 1 winner has improved from his impressive first-up victory.

Smokin’ Joey has the chance to record his third straight win in the 2015 P.B. Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. …

Smokin’ Joey To P.B. Lawrence Stakes Following Bletchingly Victory

Smokin’ Joey To P.B. Lawrence Stakes Following Bletchingly Victory

27 Jul, 2015

Smokin’ Joey will head to the 2015 P.B. Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield on August 15 after he returned to racing with a dominant win in the Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Smokin’ Joey was far too strong for his competition in the 2015 Bletchingly Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: …

Smokin’ Joey kicks off Spring early in Bletchingly Stakes

Smokin’ Joey kicks off Spring early in Bletchingly Stakes

23 Jul, 2015

Trainer Wez Hunter will kick off Smokin’ Joey’s Spring campaign earlier than expected in the Group 3 $150,000 Race-Tech Australia Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Smokin’ Joey will kick off his Spring campaign early in the Bletchingly Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Hunter had pencilled in the Group 2 $200,000 Back …