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Yes, He Khan Do it!

Yes, He Khan Do it!

Aug 27, 2018

After his first start for the stable at Moonee Valley some months ago, there were plenty of "knockers" on the Gangemi Racing's decision to purchase the very flashy looking "Khan".  The beautiful chestnut gelding with the big white blaze performed poorly on that night ...

Samizdat Handles The Pressure

Samizdat Handles The Pressure

Jul 23, 2018

When you have the highest priced yearling at the Perth Magic Millions Sale there's a lot of pressure on the stable to demonstrate the value!  Well Samizdat did that and more at Belmont on Saturday at his first ever race start.The Not A Single Doubt gelding is a half-sister ...

Straight to the big League

Straight to the big League

Jul 12, 2018

It was first up in WA and first home for League of Nations at Belmont yesterday when the Medaglia D'Oro gelding led all the way over 1000m.   Well ridden by stable jockey Peter Knuckey,  the gelding was brave as he fought off all challengers to break his ...

Super by Name . . .

Super by Name . . .

Jun 03, 2018

Gangemi Racing has been a fan of the Redoute's Choice gelding Super Maxi for a long time after spotting him running some great races in Sydney metro class.  In fact he was nearly purchased in early 2017, but a wind problem ensured that he didn't pass the mandatory ...

It's a Trifecta for Gangemi Racing!!!

It's a Trifecta for Gangemi Racing!!!

May 20, 2018

The Group Three Roma Cup has always been a sentimental race for the Gangemi Racing stable with the "Nonno" of the boys Chris and Michael creating the race 52 years ago to celebrate the Italian community.  In 2017 the dream was realised when stable star Rock Magic ...

He's a Super Hero

He's a Super Hero

May 07, 2018

It was 3 wins in a row for the Western Australia's most improved sprinter when Battle Hero took out the prestigious Group Three Northam Stakes with a dominant win over 1100m yesterday.  In another sensational ride by stable jockey Jarrad Noske, the Stratum gelding ...

He's a Favourite with the Ladies

He's a Favourite with the Ladies

May 06, 2018

Owned by many of the "better halves" of our regular owners, Forty Four Red is a favourite with the ladies and he made their day with a strong all the way win at Ascot yesterday over 1600m.  Well rated in front by stable jockey Jarrad Noske, the Congrats gelding with ...

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Jan 01, 2018

In one of the bravest performances from a GR trained horse, Battle Hero was first up from a spell and first home in the Listed Summer Scorcher at Ascot today.   What made it even more incredible was the fact that Battle Hero (stablename “Bart”) had “quartered” ...

New Owners “Love Shack”

New Owners “Love Shack”

Dec 31, 2017

Just 10 days ago Shackleton delivered a first up win for the stable and yesterday at Ascot he kept up his 100% strike rate with a strong win over 1100m.  Beautifully ridden by Jarrad Noske, “Shack” was positioned behind the leader from his inside barrier and when he got ...

It's a

It's a "Shack Attack" !!!

Dec 21, 2017

There's massive expectation on a horse when they are sold for $1.35m as a yearling.  Add to that the fact that you are being trained by one of the biggest names in racing in Gai Waterhouse and poor Shackleton has had pressure on him from a young age.  In his first ...

Red letter Day for

Red letter Day for "Big Tom"

Oct 13, 2017

Forty Four Red (stable-name "Big Tom") delivered something very special yesterday at Northam with a dominant win over 1400m.  Not only did the big gelding win easily by 2 lengths after doing a lot of work in the run, but his time of 1min 21.47sec also came with 0.3 ...

Floyd Delivers Another Knockout Blow

Floyd Delivers Another Knockout Blow

Oct 01, 2017

A step up in class,  a step up in weight and a wide barrier were not enough to stop Floyd continuing his winning ways at Belmont yesterday.  After a 5 1/2 length win at his previous start, the Not A Single Doubt gelding was sent out an odds on ...

The Beers Are On Barzinho

The Beers Are On Barzinho

Oct 01, 2017

He can be a little unpredictable, but when he turns it on, Barzinho is a force to be reckoned with!  The Hussonet gelding brought up his first Saturday Metro win with a superb finishing burst over 1600m at Belmont yesterday.  Sent out at luxury double-figure odds, ...

The Real Floyd Stands Up!

The Real Floyd Stands Up!

Sep 11, 2017

Prior to last Saturday's race at Belmont, Floyd had been a model of consistency with 2 wins and 2 seconds from his first five starts, however, the stable was not overly happy with the little gelding's performances.  This was based on the fact that they knew this little ...

Gates Open and Bang!!

Gates Open and Bang!!

Sep 07, 2017

If there was ever a race that was determined as the barriers opened, it was in the fifth at Belmont yesterday, when Bangalore "catapulted" out of the widest barrier to get to the front within 50m of the start.   The race for the Canny Lad gelding was a one act affair ...

Lockroy and Knucks a Great Combo!

Lockroy and Knucks a Great Combo!

Aug 28, 2017

You could say regular jockey Peter Knuckey was a relieved man when he got Lockroy up at good odds over a nice field at Belmont on Saturday!  At his previous start,  "Knucks, the regular rider of the gelding, had been caught in a tough position  on the ...

Super Ride for Supposition

Super Ride for Supposition

Aug 24, 2017

It had been over 2 years since Supposition had last won a race, however, the Hussonet gelding has always been "around the mark" running places and close up finishes. He has always shown great potential and was seen as a gelding that could one day reach the highest level, ...

First Up and First Home!

First Up and First Home!

Jun 29, 2017

West Fifty Fourth delivered on the potential that the stable knew he had with a strong come from behind win at Belmont yesterday at his first race start.  The O'Reilly gelding had only had one "soft" trial prior to the race, however, the full brother to "Studio Fifty Four" ...

Vanders Avoids the Heat!

Vanders Avoids the Heat!

Jun 26, 2017

A few weeks ago Vanemonian was booked on a trip to continue his racing in the warmer climate of Broome.  Whilst he had been a consistent performer for the stable, he had not delivered on his potential and it was viewed that he may be better suited against easier ...

Lockroy Does it in Style

Lockroy Does it in Style

Jun 19, 2017

Lockroy has notched up his first win in WA with an emphatic victory at Belmont on Saturday.  Having just his sixth start here, the 5 year old "More Than Ready" gelding delivered a performance that the stable has been waiting for since they purchased him from NSW last year. ...

Rocky Tops the $1 million Mark

Rocky Tops the $1 million Mark

Jun 05, 2017

Rock Magic cracked the $1million in earnings with a sensational win in the Group 3 Belmont Sprint on Saturday over 1400m at Belmont.  Up against the State's best sprinters, including Railway Stakes winner "Scales of Justice",  Rocky again showed why he is the "Best in ...

Rocky Delivers Another Group Race

Rocky Delivers Another Group Race

May 22, 2017

The Roma Cup has always been a sentimental race for the Gangemi Racing stable with the "Nonno" of the boys Chris and Michael creating the race 51 years ago to celebrate the Italian community.  There have been a few attempts along the way, but on Saturday it was fitting that ...

Four Letter Werd Wins First Up

Four Letter Werd Wins First Up

May 19, 2017

The little brother of stable legend Werd has carried on from his great first campaign last year,  with a win at his first run back from a spell over 1300m at Northam yesterday.  It was a masterful ride by stable jockey Jarrad Noske on the High Chaparral gelding to ...

Back to Back for Vanders

Back to Back for Vanders

May 19, 2017

It took Vandemonian quite a while to break through for his first win in WA, however, he has shown it wasn't a "flash in the pan" with a back to back victory yesterday at Northam over 1100m.   Beautifully ridden by stable jockey Peter Knuckey, Vanders jumped from the inside ...