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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

Robbie Laing cleans up at Morphettville with two wins from three runners

Robbie Laing cleans up at Morphettville with two wins from three runners

Sep 28, 2015

VICTORIAN trainer Robbie Laing justified his decision to chase metropolitan races in Adelaide as the Melbourne Spring Carnival gains momentum with a double at Morphettville Saturday. Laing landed a winner, one placing and a fourth from... Full Story

Kentucky set to continue down Derby path

Kentucky set to continue down Derby path

Sep 16, 2015

Cranbourne trainer Robbie Laing is confident Kentucky Flyer can continue his good form at Caulfield this weekend, his only concern being the weight allocated to the exciting colt. The Victoria Derby hopeful will carry the top weight of 60kg,... Full Story

The Denman's have come of age

The Denman's have come of age

Sep 14, 2015

Yesterday's Cranbourne meeting may have been proof that the Denman's are not early 2YO's. Starting favourite, 3YO Trench Fighter (Denman x Diamonds Am I) looked a picture of health taking out the Condo's Horse Transport... Full Story

Temps Voleur scores SA win

Temps Voleur scores SA win

Sep 12, 2015

It was fantastic to see our beautiful chestnut gelding Temps Voleur, bounce back from his disappointing last start where he had a protest upheld against him and was relegated to second place. There were no such dramas on Saturday... Full Story

Flyer shares Polanski traits

Flyer shares Polanski traits

Sep 05, 2015

Robbie Laing says there are a lot of similarities between Kentucky Flyer and 2013 Victoria Derbychampion Polanski. Kentucky Flyer further enhanced his Derby credentials with a strong victory in the Quest... Full Story

Another potential Derby star?

Another potential Derby star?

Aug 26, 2015

The return of a potential Derby horse? Robbie Laing couldn’t hide the excitement in his voice when talking about the prospects of Kentucky Flyer. Even before the race the Cranbourne trainer was talking about him as a Victoria... Full Story

Cuban Fighter salutes in SA!

Cuban Fighter salutes in SA!

Aug 15, 2015

He may be small but he's all heart is the simple way to sum up the Robbie Laing trained Cuban Fighter. The son of Teofilo was a grinding win in the 2600m handicap at Morphettville this afternoon under the guidance of leading rider of... Full Story

Laing excels at Sandown!

Laing excels at Sandown!

Aug 12, 2015

There would have been no happier trainer in Victoria last week than Rob Laing after the re opening of Sandown on August 5 and at only its second meeting this afternoon he quickly snaps up a double. Laing has always had a formidable... Full Story

Just For Starters scores comeback win

Just For Starters scores comeback win

Jul 27, 2015

Just For Starters has returned from almost a year off the scene to post a late-season win at Caulfield and jockey Craig Newitt believes the horse can keep progressing. The three-year-old, who has had knee issues, had not raced since he... Full Story

Fastnet Dragon hot favourite for Singapore Derby

Fastnet Dragon hot favourite for Singapore Derby

Jul 06, 2015

Fastnet Dragon is hot favourite for next weeks $1.15 million G1 Emirates Singapore Derby on July 12. The son of Fastnet Dragon out of Sister Madrid is aiming for his 5th win in a row for trainer Leslie Khoo. Fastnet Dragon will be... Full Story

Golconda shines in Sydney.

Golconda shines in Sydney.

May 06, 2015

Quality filly Golconda has sold for $400,000 at the Inglis Australian Broodmare Sale at Newmarket in Sydney. The daughter of Snitzel was hot property at the sale and was snapped up by the China Horse Club. Golconda's race career was... Full Story

Inglis Melbourne Premier- Lot 533 Canford Cliffs (IRE) x Sorenstam

Inglis Melbourne Premier- Lot 533 Canford Cliffs (IRE) x Sorenstam

May 04, 2015

Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale 2015- Lot 533 Canford Cliffs (IRE) x Sorenstam Robbie's assesment: As early as 3 days ago, I had seen this colt parading on TVN as part of the sale preview. I knew how good the mare... Full Story

Shandaara on the way up!

Shandaara on the way up!

May 02, 2015

Lightly raced but promising filly Shandaara broke her maiden status in grand style last night at Cranbourne by taking out the 3YO fillies maiden over 1300m. Having only her fourth race start, Shandaara is yet to miss a place and looks a... Full Story