News About Steve Englebrecht

Malavio on Expressway to 2015 Stradbroke Handicap

Malavio on Expressway to 2015 Stradbroke Handicap

Sydney trainer Steve Englebrecht is looking forward to the Expressway Stakes return of his Stradbroke Handicap 2015 bound sprinter – miler Malavio at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday. The Snitzel gelding suffered from cardiac arrhythmia in May last year after walking home 37 lengths after the winner Leebaz crossed the line in the Group 3 Hawkesbury…

2014 Christmas Cup Betting Update

2014 Christmas Cup Betting Update

The Listed Christmas Cup (2400m) will run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday, one of seven supporting races on Villiers Stakes Day. Seven classy stayers have opted to contest the mile and a half race, which means punters have some great betting options without a crowded market to choose from. Four of the seven runners…

2014 Christmas Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Christmas Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

A small yet classy field of seven stayers will tackle the mile and a half distance at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday in the Listed Christmas Cup (2400m). While 11 horses were nominated for the Villiers Stakes Day supporting race Gallatin, In Masquerade, Paraggi, and Spinderbella did not accept when the final field was released…

Leebaz Odds-On in Hawkesbury Gold Cup 2014 Betting

Leebaz Odds-On in Hawkesbury Gold Cup 2014 Betting

Refreshed after a month between runs following some solid Sydney form, Zabeel four-year-old Leebaz is odds-on favourite to beat them home in the 2014 Hawkesbury Gold Cup this weekend. One of 11 stayers facing off in this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Panthers Hawkesbury Gold Cup (1600m), set to run on Saturday as Race 6 at…

2014 Hawkesbury Gold Cup Nominations

2014 Hawkesbury Gold Cup Nominations

This Saturday the racing action in Sydney settles down after the Group 1 majors of the autumn carnival but there’s still two Group races to get behind including the Hawkesbury Gold Cup 2014. There are 15 early entries for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Panthers Hawkesbury Gold Cup (1600m) with nominations extended until tomorrow at…

Reply Churlish Chance for 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara

Reply Churlish Chance for 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara

Brisbane’s Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara 2014 this coming winter emerged as a genuine goal for the Steve Englebrecht-trained Reply Churlish following their fourth straight win on the weekend. The Warwick Farm-based Englebrecht has a number of elite level goals for his progressive O’Reilly mare over the autumn – winter season after her stunning form this…

Full 2013 Festival Stakes Field Revealed

Full 2013 Festival Stakes Field Revealed

A capacity field of gallopers led by the defending champ has been accepted for this Saturday’s Festival Stakes 2013 at Rosehill Gardens in Sydney. Running as Race 6 at 4:12pm (AEST) this year’s $100,000 Listed Blackwoods Stanley Dewalt Festival Stakes (1500m) drew a final field of 18 acceptors. Fifteen of those are guaranteed a start…

Malavio Defends Festival Stakes Crown in 2013

Malavio Defends Festival Stakes Crown in 2013

Steve Englebrecht’s smart Snitzel gelding Malavio runs at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday defending their title in the 2013 Festival Stakes. The now five-year-old rounded out a decent spring prep last season backing up from a game Hawkesbury Gold Cup fourth over the mile to take out the $100,000 Listed Festival Stakes (1500m). Last year they…

Tramway Winner Malavio in 2013 Bill Ritchie Handicap Field

Tramway Winner Malavio in 2013 Bill Ritchie Handicap Field

This Saturday some major lead-up races to the big Group 1’s in Sydney and Melbourne are taking place at Randwick’s George Main Stakes Day including the Bill Ritchie Handicap 2013 where last start Tramway Stakes winner Malavio will have their next run. Steve Englebrecht’s Snitzel gelding is progressing through the ranks well, improving on a…

Malavio Claims 2013 Tramway Stakes Victory – Results

Malavio Claims 2013 Tramway Stakes Victory – Results

Malavio has just edged out Bello to win the 2013 Tramway Stakes at Royal Randwick Racecourse. The five-year-old won the race by a nose ahead of Bello, who has to be content with second place, and Royal Descent, who produced an eye catching run for third. Malavio was second-up in the 2013 Tramway Stakes, after…