Latest News from Proven Thoroughbreds

​The Week Ahead AUG 17-24

​The Week Ahead AUG 17-24

Aug 17, 2018

Proven Thoroughbreds’ week ahead will begin with a quartet of runners across three meetings on Saturday.At Randwick, the Joe Pride-trained BROOK MAGIC (pictured) continues her preparation in the 1000m BM78 while stablemate GAMBLESTOWN has accepted for the ...

​Landmark win for FRANCISCA

​Landmark win for FRANCISCA

Aug 11, 2018

The talented FRANCISCA overcame a tough run in transit to register her first Saturday metropolitan win at Doomben on Saturday.Stepping out for the first time as a four-year-old, the Steve O’Dea-trained mare began well but was posted three-deep without cover soon ...

​The Week Ahead AUG 10-17

​The Week Ahead AUG 10-17

Aug 10, 2018

Following a successful run of results, Proven Thoroughbreds will be represented by seven runners in the week ahead including veteran campaigner REALLY REILLY (pictured) whose pursuit of an elusive metropolitan win continues at Doomben on Saturday.The seven-year-old ...

​SO SPIRITED placed to perfection!

​SO SPIRITED placed to perfection!

Aug 09, 2018

An irresistible drop in grade reaped dividends for the Joe Pride-trained gelding SO SPIRITED at Kembla Grange’s Thursday meeting.After finishing on the heels of the placegetters in two Saturday metropolitan races last month, SO SPIRITED was well placed to ...

​RECKLESS CHOICE leaves them in his wake again

​RECKLESS CHOICE leaves them in his wake again

Aug 08, 2018

For the second time in three starts, RECKLESS CHOICE thrashed his opposition in effortless style at the Sunshine Coast midweek meeting.In one of the easiest wins you will see, RECKLESS CHOICE cruised up to the leaders under a motionless Boris Thornton to win the 1600m ...

Brunch at Emeran Park

Brunch at Emeran Park

Aug 08, 2018

Emeran Park is at the forefront of thoroughbred care so what better setting to see our available two-year-olds on Sunday August 19.Set in the rolling hills of the Central Coast, Emeran Park is where Proven horses are pre-trained and rehabilitate. The staff’s attention to ...

​The Week Ahead AUG 3-10

​The Week Ahead AUG 3-10

Aug 03, 2018

The first Saturday of the new season will see five horses race on behalf of Proven Thoroughbreds.At Royal Randwick, a trio from the Joe Pride stable are confirmed starters.Lightly-raced gelding MASTERATI lines up in the 1200m BM82 Handicap in search of his first ...

Steve O'Dea - A Trainer Going Places!

Steve O'Dea - A Trainer Going Places!

Jul 29, 2018

Steve O’Dea is arguably Queensland’s most promising trainer.You only need to look at how the Townsville-born horseman has progressed through the ranks in recent seasons.2013-14 – 29 winners2014-15 – 32 winners2015-16 – 32 winners2016-17 – 50 winners2017-18 – 73 ...

​The Week Ahead JUL 27-AUG 3

​The Week Ahead JUL 27-AUG 3

Jul 27, 2018

The 2017-18 season is drawing to a close and Proven Thoroughbreds is currently two wins short of the 50-win milestone.With six runners before the season renews on Wednesday, Proven Thoroughbreds has never had a better chance to notch the half-century.Saturday’s Rosehill ...

​The Week Ahead JUL 20-27

​The Week Ahead JUL 20-27

Jul 19, 2018

A total of nine gallopers will fly the Proven Thoroughbreds flag across four meetings this weekend.Saturday at Randwick sees promising filly NICCONITA line up in the 1200m Highway race in search of her third career win. Strong showings in recent editions of the Highway ...

​Incredible prizemoney levels & Racing NSW’s $1.3 million concept

​Incredible prizemoney levels & Racing NSW’s $1.3 million concept

Jul 19, 2018

Current and prospective racehorse owners have received a massive boost with Racing NSW announcing $24 million worth of prizemoney increases to come into effect from the beginning of September. The latest round of prizemoney increases was implemented with a focus to make ...

The Week Ahead JUL 13-20

The Week Ahead JUL 13-20

Jul 13, 2018

It's been a big few days in the PROVEN camp with a 5 winners in 8 days. No doubt the highlight was the thundering finish of BANG ON TARGET to win at Kembla on debut and another grey is our highlight runner on Saturday.So You Think 4 year old SO SPIRITED goes for ...

​She’s BANG ON TARGET!

​She’s BANG ON TARGET!

Jul 12, 2018

Exciting filly BANG ON TARGET could not have been more impressive in winning on debut at Kembla Grange on Thursday.The John Thompson-trained grey was unfancied by bookmakers for her first competitive start, but the performance was that of a well above average ...

A Proven double!

A Proven double!

Jul 11, 2018

They were by vastly differing margins, but ARGENT D’OR and RECKLESS CHOICE got the cash on Wednesday to complete a Proven Thoroughbreds double. Perennial backmarker ARGENT D’OR was afforded a hot speed in the last race at Warwick Farm and came with a ...

He’s the MASTER!

He’s the MASTER!

Jul 06, 2018

The imposing MASTERATI displayed his class when comfortably disposing of Class 2 rivals with a hefty impost of 62.5kg at Goulburn on Friday.MASTERATI was ridden by Jay Ford, who expertly positioned the gelding just off the leader from a wide draw before the pair ...

​The Week Ahead JUL 6-13

​The Week Ahead JUL 6-13

Jul 06, 2018

Five last start winners or placegetters feature in the week ahead for Proven Thoroughbreds.On Saturday at Randwick the Joe Pride-trained BROOK MAGIC backs up from last weekend at Rosehill where she was taken on in front before bravely sticking on for third. The ...

​SCALLOPINI back to winning ways

​SCALLOPINI back to winning ways

Jul 04, 2018

An improved track rating made all the difference for SCALLOPINI at Ipswich on Wednesday as the Steve O’Dea-trained gelding notched Proven Thoroughbreds’ 19th winner for the calendar year.After failing on a heavy track in the Listed Daybreak Lover Stakes ...

The Week Ahead JUN 29-JUL 5

The Week Ahead JUN 29-JUL 5

Jun 29, 2018

Speedy filly BROOK MAGIC (pictured) is our stand out runner in the upcoming week.After a courageous first up victory at Randwick on heavy ground, the daughter of HINCHINBROOK lines up at Rosehill Saturday in an 1100m event for both fillies and older mares. A ...

Proven Thoroughbreds welcomes Jason Cornell

Proven Thoroughbreds welcomes Jason Cornell

Jun 28, 2018

Following the appointment of Archie Alexander as our Victorian trainer, Proven Thoroughbreds welcomes Jason Cornell, who will be in charge of sales and client management in the southern state.Jason brings a wealth of experience to his new role with Proven Thoroughbreds, ...

​SO SPIRITED back in the winners’ stall!

​SO SPIRITED back in the winners’ stall!

Jun 26, 2018

Grey gelding SO SPIRITED made an emphatic return to form when charging up the rails to win at Wyong on Tuesday.SO SPIRITED had been racing without much luck this preparation, finishing unplaced in four starts, but burst to life on his preferred soft ground to notch his ...

​The Week Ahead JUN 22-29

​The Week Ahead JUN 22-29

Jun 22, 2018

Two runners at Randwick on Saturday highlight the week ahead for Proven Thoroughbreds.Joe Pride-trained gelding ARGENT D’OR and John Bateman’s promising three-year-old filly NICCONITA are down to race at headquarters and both are considered winning ...

The Week Ahead JUN 15-22

The Week Ahead JUN 15-22

Jun 15, 2018

Four runners on Friday begins the week ahead for Proven Thoroughbreds.Goulburn will be the venue for three of those runners – COUNTERFIRE, NIJINSKA, and MISSED THE ALARM.The John Bateman-trained COUNTERFIRE strikes a winnable race over 2120m and ...

​More Magic!

​More Magic!

Jun 09, 2018

Speed merchant BROOK MAGIC captured a valuable win at Randwick on Saturday. After taking up her customary position in the lead for gun apprentice Jean Van Overmeire, BROOK MAGIC was headed in the home straight but fought back courageously to win the 1100m BM77 Handicap ...

​The Week Ahead JUN 8-15 – SESAR ready for Group 1

​The Week Ahead JUN 8-15 – SESAR ready for Group 1

Jun 08, 2018

Proven Thoroughbreds is hoping it will be a case of third time lucky when SESAR lines up in the Group 1 JJ Atkins (1600m) at Doomben on Saturday.Retired gallopers SIR MOMENTS and CANDIKA (both trained by Steve O’Dea) came up short in the juvenile feature but went on ...