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Wanaasa too faasta !

Wanaasa too faasta !

Jul 01, 2019

WANAASA, the 3yo daughter of the I Am Invincible mating with 5x winning Elusive Quality mare Jalsah replicated her mother by recording her first career win over the 1000m at Morphettville on Saturday.Her dam Jalsah was placed in a Blue Diamond Prelude for the fillies and ...

$500,000 Plus for Balf's

$500,000 Plus for Balf's

Jun 03, 2019

South Australia's poster boy for the 2019 All Star Mile, Balf's Choice, passed the $500,000 in earnings with his recent 2nd placing on May 4th over the Adelaide Racing Carnival with William Pike aboard.The 6yo gelding by Written Tycoon , Balf's now has some amazing ...

Lostarc going for 3 in a row

Lostarc going for 3 in a row

May 06, 2019

The stellar 2019 season of Lostarc continued with his last start win in the Punters.com Oakbank Country Cup over the Easter long weekend and that win qualified him for Saturdays $100,000 Triple M Provincial Super Series Final.At Morphettville over 1800m on ...

Impressive 2yo Season for Li'L Kontra

Impressive 2yo Season for Li'L Kontra

May 06, 2019

Li'l Kontra continued her impressive 2yo season and further strengthened her CV with a 3rd placing in Saturdays $100,000 Listed Queen Adelaide Stakes where she came out of the widest gate and was 6th at the 400m mark.Her record now stands at 8 starts  for 2 wins, 4 seconds ...

A Li'l Kontra for David Wards 50th

A Li'l Kontra for David Wards 50th

Apr 05, 2019

It's been a magnificent start to the career of 2yo filly  Li'l Kontra and her impressive win last start showed she has plenty more to offer.After her previous start 2nds in the $100,000 Cinderella by .06L and then beaten just .05L in the $200,000 Adelaide Magic ...

Magic Millions for Li'l Kontra

Magic Millions for Li'l Kontra

Mar 21, 2019

The Adelaide Yearling Sale received the best possible boost on the eve of the 2019 auction with a pair of fillies purchased from last year’s auction dominating today’s $200,000 Magic Millions Adelaide 2YO Classic (1200m) at Morphettville. #Team RBR 2YO Classic runner-up ...

Career Peak of 98.4 for Balf's Choice

Career Peak of 98.4 for Balf's Choice

Mar 21, 2019

Professional Punter and horse racing analyst site The Ratings Bureau confirmed that BalfsChoice ran a new career peak 98.4 in last Saturdays All Star Mile when beaten by 3.8 lengths to Mystic Journey who won by 1.25l alone.Ridden a treat by Simon Price the Ryan Balfour ...

All Star Miler makes a run at the leaders

All Star Miler makes a run at the leaders

Feb 06, 2019

The Ryan Balfour trained Balf's Choice made a sensational run at the leaders of the All Star Mile overnight.From 24th to 8th position and still climbing at a rapid rate sees the fields 4th highest mile racewinner of the 130 entrants in with a real chance to make the field.South ...

Balfour 'Stepping it up' on the Gold Coast !

Balfour 'Stepping it up' on the Gold Coast !

Jan 11, 2019

The Ryan Balfour Racing team have stepped it up another notch at the first yearling sale for 2019.2018 saw Balfour push his highest and largest yearling spend to date and its taken 10 days for the stable to reach higher again in what looks a sign of the trainer making a run ...

10 out of 10 and an A for effort !

10 out of 10 and an A for effort !

Dec 19, 2018

Aagas won his 10th career race at the Gawler 'Metropolitan' meeting on Saturday December 19th.The 7yo by Golden Snake is out of quality producer Brindabella and delivers on his best preparation yet with 3 wins and almost $100,000 in stakes this campaign.After the race, ...

The cheers and tears of Busker's Ballad

The cheers and tears of Busker's Ballad

Dec 12, 2018

Owning a racehorse is a dream for many Australians. Finding a horse that might win a race let alone one who might win you a city class would the icing on the cake  ... but for Busker's Ballads large contingent of owners this is now reality and they ...

Wonder Horse Resets Ready For Autumn

Wonder Horse Resets Ready For Autumn

Dec 11, 2018

The Advertisers Lincoln Moore spoke to Ryan about 3yo filly Kenyan Wonder.

A Cool 10 wins for a 10 year old !

A Cool 10 wins for a 10 year old !

Sep 24, 2018

It's not often you can say that 10 year old horses are in the best form of their careers but Cool Maverick could qualify with his current form of 3-2-4-1 after winning the $35,000 BM70  over 1200m on Saturday.Cool Maverick was taking to the lead early by Caulfield Cup ...

Sakai launches the Caulfield Cup

Sakai launches the Caulfield Cup

Sep 19, 2018

Racing.comJapan's affinity with Melbourne's famous Cups features is set to continue in 2018, with Chestnut Coat and Sole Impact confirmed entrants for each of the $5 million Stella Artois Caulfield Cup and $7.3m Lexus Melbourne Cup.And in huge news for rising apprentice jockey ...

Kissing Game for Balfour

Kissing Game for Balfour

Sep 19, 2018

Joe O'Neill's Prime Thoroughbreds and Ryan Balfour Racing have joined forces to continue the racing career of Kissing Game.The 4yo mare by Hinchinbrook out of Kiss'n'Chase, joins RBR after 10 starts in Sydney that landed a win and 5 placings is a model of ...

Mystified aims to become the Proud Miss

Mystified aims to become the Proud Miss

May 18, 2018

Smart 4yo mare Mystified aims herself at the Group 3 UBET Proud Miss Stakes over 1200m tomorrow.Mystified, a winner of 4 from 22 starts ran up to her best with a last start 6th in the Group 1 Sangster. The margin to the winner Shoals just 3.3 lengths after the mare being wide ...

Balf's Choice and Kirona on target for Saturday's Group 3 Mile

Balf's Choice and Kirona on target for Saturday's Group 3 Mile

May 16, 2018

The 2018 UBET Festival of Racing has produced South Australia's best carnival for decades and Ryan Balfour runners Balf's Choice and Kirona have drawn well to take home a win in Saturdays $250,000 Group 3 Robert & Fay Gerrard R A Lee Stakes.The two horses produced ...

Million Dollar Group 1 Sangster for Mystified

Million Dollar Group 1 Sangster for Mystified

May 01, 2018

Ryan Balfour Racings 4yo mare Mystified has been confirmed as a started in Saturday's Group 1 Sangster over 1200m at Morphettville.Ryan purchased the mare for just $20,000 at the Magic Millions Gold Coast Sale and she has won over $221,000 in just 21 starts to date.Ryan Balfour ...

Comfortable aims for 3 from 3 for RBR

Comfortable aims for 3 from 3 for RBR

Apr 13, 2018

4yo Comfortable heads to Morphettville tomorrow with an impeccable record of 2 wins from 2 starts for RBR.The gelding came to Adelaide care of David Raphael and his Stallion Partner Racing group after 6 starts with the astute Gerald Ryan yard. His time in Sydney ...

Hidatsa Opens Account

Hidatsa Opens Account

Feb 21, 2018

4yo Gods Own mare Hidatsa breaks her maiden.Ridden by Ben Paterson, Hidatsa conquered the Strathalbyn hill to fight on strongly to take out race 2 in a photo finish.Congratulations Team Hidatsa.

Never Without You wins

Never Without You wins

Jan 17, 2018

Never Without You continues his consistent form, the 6yo Bon Hoffa gelding ridden by the the magical Alice Lindsay has notched up his 5th career win today at Strathalbyn. Never Without You whilst three wide for the trip fought on strongly when entering the straight, winning by ...

Cobber

Cobber

Jan 13, 2018

Lightly Raced Cobber has notched another victory to his name, the 5yo Artie Schiller gelding has been slow to show his true potential but the patience appears to be paying dividends. Ridden by Jake Toeroek, Cobber cleared away from the opposition in the straight and held off a ...

Double RBR Kah

Double RBR Kah

Jan 07, 2018

RBR Kah combination delivers another double today at Gawler,The Decision to transfer the races from Saturday to Sunday was a positive move, the welfare of the horses, jockeys and staff working on these extreme hot weather days is paramount.Bris Vegas stepped out in race 2 a ...