Entries by chris

Exciting Bluestone goes back to back

Race 6, the Novice over 1200m on the National Day race card was billed as nearly a match race between the lightly raced three year old’s Bluestone (the winner of his only start) and the Shane Baertschiger trained Hotshots Slam a debut winner and third in the Group 2 Aushorse Golden Horeshoe. Pre-race a huge […]

Inferno brilliantly wins G2 Golden Horseshoe

The much anticipated final leg of the two year series in Singapore, the $250,000 Group 2 Aushorse Golden Horseshoe (1200m) was held on Friday July 19th. One of the few feature races to elude the stable, hopes of winning the 2019 edition were somewhat dampened when the stables sole representative Inferno drew barrier 17. An […]

Inferno scorches the Turf on debut

Barree stable look to have another promising horse on their hands when Inferno took out the $75,000 Magic Millions 2YOs in Training Sale Stakes (1200m) on Sunday 7th of July at his race track debut. The $140,000 purchase from the 2018  NZB Karaka Yearling Sale was taking 11 rivals and some talented 2 year old’s […]

What’s New victorious in Group 2 Stewards Cup

The Greg Perry owned and bred What’s New took out the second leg of the four year old series, with an emphatic win in the $400,000 Group 2 Stewards Cup. Following on from her Group 3 win at her previous start, jockey Ben Thompson was given the task of handling the Casino Prince mare. After […]

Farewell Debt Collector. What a Journey.

The Singapore chapter of an incredible racing journey will come to end on June 22nd with the Barree Pastoral Co. owned champion Debt Collector to return to Australia. The son of Thorn Park leaves Singapore a winner of 12 races including 5 group 1 victories and a tick under $3.15 million in stake money.  The […]

What’s New? Another Group winner for Stable.

The Greg Perry owned and bred What’s New become the latest Group winner produced from the Cliff Brown yard when taking out the first leg of the 4 year old series, the Group 3 $175,000 Silver Bowl over 1400m on the 9th of June. The first foal by Casino Prince out of Greg’s imported mare […]

DESPACITO DELIVERS

Despacito made a one act affair of the final race on Sunday 19th by taking out the class 4 over 1200m. The stable was very confident given his excellent lead up work, and the fact that he was in a most suitable race. Whilst not having won for a while Despacito had been mixing his […]

Gold Dust Weekend

The weekends racing brought up an nice double with two very consistent horses notching up wins. Both 4 year old’s Lonhro Gold and Miss Dusty are among the most consistent runners in the stable. Race 8 on Friday evening saw Apprentice N Zyrul re-untied with Lohnro Gold after winning on him in December 2018. Jumping […]

G3 Moonbeam Vase for Bobby, 500 Singapore winners for Cliff

One of the few pieces of Silverware that has eluded the stable, the Group 3 Moonbeam Vase (1600m), was won by Elite Excalibur on Sunday May 5th, and in doing so also notched up Cliff’s 500th winner in Singapore, since relocating from his Flemington base in 2008. Elite Excalibur or “Bobby” as he is affectionately […]

Debt Collector delivers first Chairman’s Trophy

One of the few feature races not on Cliff’s Singapore CV was delivered by stable star Debt Collector in The Group 2 Chairman’s Trophy over 1600m on Sunday the 7th of April. Without doubt the dominant force in Singapore racing’s feature events over the last 5 years, the headline act of course is the magnificent […]