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Tribute to a little filly with a heart of a lion - Perfect Bliss

Tribute to a little filly with a heart of a lion - Perfect Bliss

Oct 03, 2016

As we approach The Thousand Guineas this Saturday, I would like to share a story about a very special filly by the name of "Perfect Bliss" who took all before her 33 years ago.It was 1982 and Eddie Laing went to the Melbourne Sales with Simon and Denise Sher and purchased a very ...

Young French stayer Darabad joins our stable

Young French stayer Darabad joins our stable

Oct 03, 2016

We are delighted to have the very promising young French stayer, Darabad join our stable.  Bred by the Aga Khan Stud, he was purchased on Sunday morning from the ARQANA Sale at Chantilly, France.  Darabad will be flying over to Australia in late ...

Laing takes young Crop to Mornington

Laing takes young Crop to Mornington

Sep 28, 2016

Several Robbie Laing-trained three-year-olds are on trial at Mornington on Wednesday, for higher honours in the spring carnival.Grasshopper runs in the Ladbrokes Info Hub Plate (1200m), the Anacheeva gelding entered for the Caulfield Classic (2000m).Grasshopper ran into Wazzenme ...

Ominous trial showing from Missrock

Ominous trial showing from Missrock

Sep 07, 2016

Trainer Robbie Laing said Group 3 winner Missrock has well and truly recovered from her fractured pelvis, and trialled ominously for her forthcoming spring campaign.Missrock, a winner of two Stakes races in her four-start career, put her best foot forward in winning the G3 Percy ...

Lord Of The Sky - The Million Dollar Man

Lord Of The Sky - The Million Dollar Man

Aug 01, 2016

The Bletchingly Stakes hadn't been kind to Lord Of The Sky in the past. On Saturday, Lord Of The Sky wasn't kind on the Bletchingly.It was the Danerich entire's first win since the 2014 Sir John Monash Stakes. Since, he was a beaten odds-on favourite in the Bletchingly next ...

Lord Of The Sky back to his best for Sir John Monash Stakes

Lord Of The Sky back to his best for Sir John Monash Stakes

Jul 13, 2016

ROBBIE Laing is happy to put his head on the chopping block for maligned sprinter Lord Of The Sky, who on Saturday at Caulfield will try to break a two-year drought.“If he’s back to his best, and I think he is, he will win,” Laing said.Lord Of The Sky is running in the ...

Temps Voleur back in winners stall

Temps Voleur back in winners stall

Jun 16, 2016

Temps Voleur found himself back in the winners at Sandown this afternoon with a gutsy win in the Schweppes Handicap over 1600m.Taken straight to the front by jockey Jake Bayliss, Temps Voleur with blinkers back on really found his form once again and under hard ...

Stallion of the moment - Written Tycoon

Stallion of the moment - Written Tycoon

May 30, 2016

There is no hotter stallion in Australia right now than Written Tycoon. He is booked out for this coming breeding season, with a fee of $49,500 and his average weanling price from the weekend’s Gold Coast sale was $125,000 with the top lot going for $230,000. Written Tycoon ...

Inglis Australian Easter - Lot 217 Frankel x Buenos Aires

Inglis Australian Easter - Lot 217 Frankel x Buenos Aires

Apr 13, 2016

I picked out a colt in the preliminary ring when there were 10 yearlings parading. There was one colt that was head and shoulders above the rest and it was this yearling, Lot 217. I followed him to the ring and he was passed in at $475,000. I was thrilled to obtain him post ...

2016 Annual Yearling Parade

2016 Annual Yearling Parade

Apr 11, 2016

We would be delighted if you could join us for our annual yearling parade to be held on Sunday April 24 at the Cranbourne Training Complex. On this day we will be showcasing a range of colts and fillies by leading and emerging sires including, Frankel, Pierro, Fastnet Rock, ...

Missrock Thousand Guineas bound

Missrock Thousand Guineas bound

Apr 09, 2016

Robbie Laing will resist the temptation to snare upcoming interstate riches with Missrock, after the Victorian filly’s impressive first-up win in Saturday’s Group 3 IG Markets Percy Sykes Stakes at Randwick.The Cranbourne trainer will opt to turn the filly out, with the ...

Jaws Of Steel lands Mornington Sires’

Jaws Of Steel lands Mornington Sires’

Apr 03, 2016

The Martin Collins Fibretrack Mornington Sires’ (1500m) is quickly establishing itself as a good launching pad for two-year-olds with better things in store for this year’s winner Jaws Of Steel.This was just the second edition of the $100,000 race, but it’s already proving ...

Magic Millions Adelaide - Lot 156 Written Tycoon x Grand Rhapsody

Magic Millions Adelaide - Lot 156 Written Tycoon x Grand Rhapsody

Mar 15, 2016

My first impressions of this yearling, was wow! What a strong and powerful individual. Sire of this years 2YO Magic Millions winner, Capitalist. To me she looks like an ideal sprinter /miler and a filly with plenty of bone and a strong disposition. I think she represents ...

Scelto shocks in Stony Creek Cup

Scelto shocks in Stony Creek Cup

Mar 14, 2016

A smart front-running ride from apprentice Brandon Stockdale helped lift Scelto to a shock Stony Creek Cup victory on Sunday.While the Peter Moody-trained Pemberley ($1.65) was all the rage, it was $31 outsider Scelto who landed the prize in the $75,000 feature.Stockdale ...

​​Randwick return for Lord of The Sky

​​Randwick return for Lord of The Sky

Mar 02, 2016

Randwick return for Lord of The SkyA minor infection was the cause of Lord Of The Sky's scratching from last week's Oakleigh Plate, and trainer Robbie Laing will now kick off the sprinter's autumn campaign in Sydney.The Cranbourne trainer paid up a late entry fee for Lord Of The ...

Inglis Premier Yearling Sale - Lot 150 Street Cry x Evilweb

Inglis Premier Yearling Sale - Lot 150 Street Cry x Evilweb

Feb 29, 2016

Ecstatic to be the winning bidder on this keenly contested colt by Street Cry. Street Cry, the sire of Winx, Shocking, Whobegotyou, Pride of Dubai and Street Sense to name only a few, this colt has got all the makings of future miler and Caulfield Guineas contender. ...

Magic Millions Perth - Lot 315 Snitzel x For Your Eyes Only

Magic Millions Perth - Lot 315 Snitzel x For Your Eyes Only

Feb 22, 2016

An August foal, by Australia's leading sire out of a young mare who won 10 times from 1000m to 1800m, including the WATC Thousand Guineas and the 3YO Magic Millions Perth Trophy amassing $620k in prize money. I believe this colt was a steal at $150,000 and he will be eligible ...

A great start to the year

A great start to the year

Jan 25, 2016

It's been a happy new year so far for the Laing stable. Since January 14, we have had 8 wins and several placings. On Sunday we had 3 winners including the Great Western Cup with our old warrior, Scelto. Pakenham on Thursday... Full Story

Scelto claims $20,000 Cup feature

Scelto claims $20,000 Cup feature

Jan 25, 2016

SCELTO has etched his name into the record books by taking out the Seppelt Salinger Great Western Cup on Sunday. It was the seven year old’s first win in almost a year for trainer Robbie Laing, after he claimed the Colac Cup at Terang... Full Story

Tristram’s Sun shines again in Cup

Tristram’s Sun shines again in Cup

Nov 04, 2015

Tristram’s Sun denied trainer Darren Weir a second Cup in as many days when he made it back-to-back wins in the Kyneton Cup (2000m) on Wednesday. The Robbie Laing-trained galloper relegated a trio of... Full Story

Temps Voleur does it again

Temps Voleur does it again

Oct 10, 2015

Temps Voleur (Time Thief x Babieta) continued his brilliant run with his third straight win in Adelaide on Saturday. Sitting in a perfect position for Jessica Payne, one off, one back, he relaxed beautifully during the race.... Full Story

Temps Voleur completes Adelaide hat trick

Oct 10, 2015

Adelaide continues to be Temps Voleur’s ‘El Dorado’ after another raid paid dividends at Morphettville. Cranbourne trainer Robbie Laing first sent the four-year-old to Adelaide for a race on September 12 and that... Full Story

Missrock fools Laing twice

Missrock fools Laing twice

Oct 10, 2015

Trainer Robbie Laing said Missrock fooled him on her ability, after storming the field to win the Inglis Debutant Stakes (1000m). Laing joked he originally thought Missrock - by Fastnet Rock out of Miss... Full Story

Volontiers shares 2015/2016 leaderboard for Metro wins

Volontiers shares 2015/2016 leaderboard for Metro wins

Sep 28, 2015

Volontiers is currently ranked equal first with star filly, Petits Filous on the Victorian Metropolitan Leaderboard for the Horse category so far in the 2015-2016 season. Volontiers has kicked off his season in style winning three city... Full Story