Latest News from Ken King Thoroughbreds

I'M ADAMANT WINS MURWILLUMBAH

I'M ADAMANT WINS MURWILLUMBAH

May 06, 2013

I'm Adamant breaks through at her 1st start this prep for a convincing win over 1200m at Murwillumbah today. Given a gun ride by Glen Colless she jumped well, box seated then got clear at top of straight to draw away from her opposition. Congratulations to our ...

PRECIOUS JEWEL WINS YARRA VALLEY

PRECIOUS JEWEL WINS YARRA VALLEY

Mar 17, 2013

Precious Jewel broke her Maiden status today at her 5th start with a convincing win over 1950m at Yarra Valley. Ridden patient early by jockey Craig Newitt she dashed to the front at the top of the straight win  by 3L. A good training effort by Wendy ...

BELLS OF TROY WINS FLEMINGTON Open 2000m

BELLS OF TROY WINS FLEMINGTON Open 2000m

Feb 16, 2013

Bells Of Troy continued her outstanding form this prep with a barnstorming finish from last on the home turn at Flemington to win in a tight finish the Hilton Nicholas Handicap over 2000m. She met a high quality field poorly off at the weights but still got the job ...

HIDDEN BURST BREAKS THROUGH & WINS

HIDDEN BURST BREAKS THROUGH & WINS

Jan 22, 2013

The unluckiest horse in our Group, Hidden Burst after 7 placings in Maiden company finally broke through to win her Maiden over 1000m at Townsville today. She led from start to finish to record a gutsy win. Congratulations to our fellow owners Anthony & Monica Flack, ...

FLYING KYLE WINS WANGARATTA R62 1600m

FLYING KYLE WINS WANGARATTA R62 1600m

Jan 21, 2013

Flying Kyle stepped up in distance today and showed his liking for the 1600m trip with a convincing win. From his good inside gate the jock Damien Lane gave him the run of the race in the box seat, then got him clear running room at top of straight to ...

MIGHTIEST WINS ON DEBUT

MIGHTIEST WINS ON DEBUT

Jan 20, 2013

MIghtiest wins on debut at Pakenham today in a 3YO SV Maiden over 1300m. Drew the wide gate, raced three wide and was green throughout but had to much natural ability for his rivals to win by 2L eased down. Dale Smith gave him a nice wrap after the run and said he had a nice ...

BELLS OF TROY WINS CAULFIELD FRANK O'BRIEN HANDICAP 2000M

BELLS OF TROY WINS CAULFIELD FRANK O'BRIEN HANDICAP 2000M

Dec 26, 2012

Bells Of Troy wins her 1st City race at Caulfield today in a Mares R89 over 2000m $100,000. She settled at the rear of the field in the run and came to the outside at top of straight to sweep to the lead in a long sustained finishing burst.  Ridden a treat by leading ...

BEAUX STRATA WINS THREE ON THE TROT

BEAUX STRATA WINS THREE ON THE TROT

Nov 29, 2012

Beaux Strata finds himself in some rare form winning his 3rd race in a row at Rockhampton in a Class 3 over 1600m. He carried 59kgs sat behind the leader, peeled out at the top of the straight to win drawing away from his rivals in a strong performance. 

BEAUX STRATA WINS TWO IN A ROW

BEAUX STRATA WINS TWO IN A ROW

Nov 20, 2012

Beaux Strata gives a bold front running exhibition to make it two wins in a row at Mackay over 1560m in a Class 2. The run was noteworthy because he carried 5kgs more that his rivals and was headed in the straight but fought the race out doggardly to fight back ...

GRACIOUS GODDESS WINS 1600M MAIDEN CRANBOURNE

GRACIOUS GODDESS WINS 1600M MAIDEN CRANBOURNE

Nov 09, 2012

After showing early promise Gracious Goddess finally delivered and broke through with her Maiden win over 1600m at Cranbourne tonight. She started the tasty odds of 26/1 and was given a 10 out of 10 ride by jockey Dale Smith to come from last at he half way mark to hit the ...

BEAUX STRATA WINS MACKAY CLASS 1 OVER 1800M

BEAUX STRATA WINS MACKAY CLASS 1 OVER 1800M

Oct 23, 2012

After a close 2nd his previous start Beaux Strata returned to the winners circle with a good win at Mackay today in a Class 1 over 1800m. In a masterfull ride Adrian Coombe gave him the run of the race, dashed him through a gap on the fence on the home turn and ...

FLYING KYLE WINS PAKENHAM MAIDEN 1300M

FLYING KYLE WINS PAKENHAM MAIDEN 1300M

Oct 13, 2012

Flying Kyle breaks through at start 5 to win his Maiden in strong fashion at Pakenham today over 1300m on a heavy 8 track. Jockey Craig Robertson had him settled at the back of the field early then set him alight coming to the home turn to hit the front at the top of the staight ...

TANGO KING WINS SUNSHINE COAST CLASS 1 1400m

TANGO KING WINS SUNSHINE COAST CLASS 1 1400m

Oct 07, 2012

Tango King continued his good form this prep bringing up his 2nd win from 3 starts and is developing into a nice horse. Carrying top weight he led from start to finish to win by 2L with something in hand * Parador Park bred

OUR LUCKY DAY WINS MURTOA MAIDEN 1600M

OUR LUCKY DAY WINS MURTOA MAIDEN 1600M

Oct 06, 2012

Our Lucky Day a 4YO mare by SKALATO breaks through at her 6th race start to win her Maiden at Murtoa over 1600m. Never really handled Slow 7 track conditions but got the job done coming from midfield on turn along rails to dash to the front and hold on. Good patient ride by ...

TANGO KING WINS GOLD COAST MAIDEN 1200m

TANGO KING WINS GOLD COAST MAIDEN 1200m

Sep 01, 2012

Tango King returned form his spell to break through and win his Maiden 1st up at the Gold Coast today over 1200m. Congratulations to our fellow owners John Jabboury, Kingsportz Staff Syndicate, Peter Mills, Troy Sargent, Gaye Smith, Sal Smolinski, Guy Treffiletti & Greg ...

5% PARTNERS CAN NOW HAVE NAME IN RACEBOOK

Aug 27, 2012

RULES OF RACING CHANGE 1st AUGUST 5% PARTNERS CAN NOW HAVE NAME IN RACEBOOK As of the 1st August 2012 horse ownership can be divided into 20 share partnerships with all 20 partners having their name on the ownership of the horse and their name in the race book on race ...

1st BON HOFFA FOAL BORN 2012

1st BON HOFFA FOAL BORN 2012

Aug 25, 2012

We have just had our 1st Bon Hoffa foal arrive overnight - a filly by the unraced mare Countess Creed. The photo was taken when the foal was about 6 hours old. She's a little ripper and we look forward to racing her in the years ahead

HUSSANA WINS CLASS 6 MACKAY 1300m

HUSSANA WINS CLASS 6 MACKAY 1300m

May 15, 2012

After a close up 2nd her previous start Hussana went one better today to finish powerfully and win a strong Class 6 over 1300m at Mackay

SKALATONIC WINS 2 in a ROW

SKALATONIC WINS 2 in a ROW

Feb 24, 2012

Skalatonic (by Skalato) made it two wins in succession at Ipswich in a Class 2 over 1666m. He relished the Heavy 9 track conditions beating his rivals by 2.5L. Jockey Glen Colless gave his usual perfect ride and the horse continues to thrive in trainer Matthew Dunn's ...

BELLS OF TROY WINS ON DEBUT

BELLS OF TROY WINS ON DEBUT

Feb 18, 2012

Bells Of Troy had her 1st start today and did it in grand style winning a F&M Maiden at Geelong over 1412m. It was a very good training effort by Wendy Kelly to have her right for the win over 1412m 1st up. Jockey Craig Robertson gave her a beautiful ride mid field the ...

SKALATONIC WINS IPSWICH CLASS 2

SKALATONIC WINS IPSWICH CLASS 2

Feb 03, 2012

Former Victorian Skalatonic (by SKALATO) breaks through for new trainer Matthew Dunn at Ipswich today in a Class 2 over 1540m by 2.5L on a heavy 9 surface. Jockey Glen Colless made a lightning move from mid field at the 800m to circle the field and go to the front and was ...

BON HOFFA 2nd MOST POPULAR STALLION in AUS 2011

BON HOFFA 2nd MOST POPULAR STALLION in AUS 2011

Jan 10, 2012

GR1 winner  BON HOFFA who was purchased raced and syndicated by Ken King continued his great run at stud for 2011 coming as the 2nd most popular stallion in Australia for most mares covered. He covered 198 mares (up from 160 mares 2010) to run a close 2nd to FASTNET ...

STAKED EMOTIONS WINS IPSWICH

STAKED EMOTIONS WINS IPSWICH

Dec 09, 2011

Staked Emotion (by Skalato) has his break through win at Ipswich today in a Maiden over 1350m. After a few early setbacks in his career trainer Matt Dunn has done a wonderful job to get him back to the races in winning form. Ridden a treat by Glen Colless he peeled out at ...

HUSSANA WINS CLASS 4 ROCKHAMPTON

HUSSANA WINS CLASS 4 ROCKHAMPTON

Nov 17, 2011

Hussana wins comfortably at Rockhampton in a Class 4 over 1300m. It was a gun ride by Brad Steward to bring up the mares 5th win since moving to Stuart Kendricks stables at Mackay