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Ascot Runners Today

We look forward to today's meeting at Ascot with team of horses capable of playing a part in the finishes. Race 2 – Rodeo Drive (4) will go around hoping to make it back to back wins. She is a well bred mare with ability. Race 4 – Our front running old warrior Inok will [...]

Rommel rolls into Melbourne and takes no prisoners

Western Australia’s Rommel showed today he has the class to be the next star galloper to wave the flag for the State. Hall of Fame trainer Neville Parnham has always believed in Rommel’s ability to match it with the best on the national stage. The Group 1 Australian Guineas was pencilled in by Parnham after [...]

A red letter day for the stable

A great day for the stable at Caulfield. Rommel’s super win in the Group 3 Zedative Stakes, ridden by our youngest son Chris was special. Then to see Chris go close to winning the Group 1 Futurity Stakes on the Wez Hunter trained Smokin’ Joey capped off the day. We also very pleased with the [...]

A big day of Black Type racing for the Stable today

The stable will have runners at Caulfield and Ascot today. Caulfield Race 1 – Rommel will tackle the Zeditave Stakes as a lead in race to the Group 1 Australian Guineas. We were happy with his first up in he 3YO Magic Millions Trophy and are confident he can measure up in Melbourne. Race 2 [...]

Rodeo Drive wins

Congratulations to connections with the win of Rodeo Drive yesterday at Ascot. This filly is a half-sister to Brave Fortune who was also raced by the connections. We decided to bypass the summer carnival and target the Oaks - which will be run 28 March. She is by Street Cry, and given her half-sister ran [...]

A double at Ascot Yesterday

Binky Toy makes it two in a row with tough win in the 3YO event over 1400 metres. This Snitzel filly has had four starts for two wins and two second places. Great to get another winner for loyal owner Santo Guagliardo. It was also very pleasing to see Right Honourable, owned by the Matriarch [...]

Ascot Today

Seven runners today at Ascot. Race 1 – Watijadoo makes his return to racing today, coming off a good trial win at Lark Hill on Monday. The 1000 metres will most likely be too short for him but we expect a good showing. Race 2 – Last start winner Crown Choice is in great form [...]

Parnham Stables buys 10 Yearlings at Perth Magic Millions

The Perth Magic Millions Sales has come and gone for another year. We were fortunate to pick up the colt of the sale - Lot 159 Beneteau out of Zaldivar for $340,000. In total we bought ten yearlings. Lot 11 – Alfred Nobel x Godelago colt - $25,000 Lot 39 – Hinchinbrook x Lady Joy [...]

Smokin’ Joey and Parnham are smoking hot!

Smokin’ Joey was smoking hot today and so was Western Australian apprentice Chris Parnham. He needed every millimetre of the 1600 metres to claim victory in the Group 3 Herald Sun Carlyon Cup, but he got the job done. The seven-year-old gelding has been rejuvenated since joining the stable of up and coming trainer Wez [...]

Chris Parnham wins Group 3 Carlyon Cup at Caulfield

Huge congratulations to Chris and Wes Hunter on the win of Smokin' Joey in the Carlyon Cup at Caulfield. A huge thrill to cheer him home. Very proud. Neville Parnham