Despite plenty against him on the day, Easy Eddie opened his stakes account during the Autumn carnival with a win in the Group 3 Maurice McCarten Stakes over 1100 metres.

Joe had his concerns about how the 4yo gelding would handle the trying conditions - a Heavy 10 track and continuing rain - however Eddie dug deep and ploughed through the ground to win by 0.2 lengths over the Danny Williams trained She Knows with All Over Bosanova trained by John O’Shea back in third.

Easy Eddie was the first stakes winner for his sire Super Easy, whose dam Parfore has provided the stable with a number of stars in Ball Of Muscle, Terravista and Tiger Tees. The gelding then backed up a week later in the Group 1 The Galaxy, putting in another stellar performance when placing third behind Nature Strip and Pierata. The Group 1 placing takes his record to 8 wins and 9 placings from 21 starts with prizemoney over $500K. Not a bad return on his owners investment as he was just a $55K purchase.

More News

  • Tricolours Open Day Sunday the 7th of July

    You’re invited! Open Day at Pride Racing: Sunday 7th July at 9:30am 

  • From pillar to post

    Passage Of Time gallops from pillar to post to win at Rosehill.  

  • Pride and Proven AGAIN

    The Joe Pride juggernaut rolled on at Kembla Tuesday when I AM INVINCIBLE three-year-old, INVINCIANO, broke her maiden in style. 

  • More Magic

    BROOK MAGIC’s determined win at Randwick on Saturday saw Proven Thoroughbreds crash through $1 million in prizemoney for 2019. 

  • Alnaas wins first up

    We have kicked off the month of May with a winner 

  • TAMARACK Flies First-Up!

    In what can only be described as a surprise result, resuming stayer TAMARACK sprinted fresh to win at Hawkesbury’s stand-alone meeting on Saturday. 

  • Romalette breaks her maiden

    They say the most important win of a horse’s career is their first and connections of ROMALETTE didn’t have to wait long to taste success. 

  • From Post to Pope

    Joe was delighted to have the honour of judging the thoroughbred classes at the Sydney Royal Easter Show including The F L Crane Perpetual Trophy and The Col A V Pope Silver Perpetual Trophy 

  • Chairmans Sale for Pecans

    Pecans will be offered for sale at next month's Inglis Chairmans Sale.  

  • Easter comes early for Fasika

    Black type for Fasika.