Latest News from Elite Thoroughbreds Pty Ltd

Rubino Makes It 2 On the Trot

Sep 01, 2019

After winning his maiden at Gosford by more than 3 lengths, Sebring gelding Rubino Veloce looked to have a bright future.However, the preparation that followed didn't see him return as expected. So, ...

Aug 05, 2019

Our video newsletter has now been uploaded and is ready to view. Our August edition features our popular horses to follow segment. We also touch on a special 'Elite' horse who has recently been retired.CLICK HERE to view our video newsletter!

Elite Warhorse Retired

Jun 24, 2019

After discussions with owners and trainer, we have decided to retire the very popular STRATURBO. Affectionately nicknamed 'Turbo' by his owners, the son of Stratum began his career as a 3YO when ...

Apr 13, 2019

Estrado has always had ability, but nothing on race day seemed to go right for the 2YO daughter of deceased stallion, Stratum.Running an impressive 6th at Randwick at her first start behind Dawn Passage, Aussie & Bivioac, she then failed at Warwick Farm the following start ...

Testashadows Baby Sister Salutes

Mar 29, 2019

Flight Zone has always had some expectation on her, being a half sister to Elite Thoroughbreds Million dollar Stakes earner, Testashadow. Today, she demonstrated that ability does run in the ...

Straturbo Impresses With Win Number 11

Mar 23, 2019

Veteran Straturbo showed times don't lie when he scored an impressive win in the Brisbane Racing Carnival Open (1000m) at Eagle Farm.Straturbo ($31) came away in the straight to beat From With ...

Mar 10, 2019

Straturbo is back for another preparation and was looking to use his first up assignment over 800m as a barrier trial.  Going first up into the Dalby Lightning Handicap, Straturbo was the clear class horse of the field having been allocated 63kg. With his next start ...

Jan 30, 2019

3YO Test Of War won as a 2YO against the older horses at his first start. Since resuming as a 3YO, the son of Testa Rossa has had very little luck. Coming off the back of an unlucky run at Canterbury last start, the market had him a $2.10 chance. He was the best backed ...

Vinci Lady Wins On Debut

Dec 31, 2018

She is not the biggest filly, but she has a big motor! Having her first start in what was a handy field, 3YO filly Vinci Lady won convincingly at Gosford's New Year's eve meeting.Dispite missing the ...

Three Runners On Melbourne Cup Day

Nov 03, 2018

The Elite Thoroughbreds silks will be represented by three runners on three different tracks over two states on a day that is always one of the biggest days of racing all year round.Warhorse ...

Sebring Express Makes It Two From Two

Oct 05, 2018

Talented mare Sebring Express lined up at Gosford today in race 8 over 1100m. Coming of a convincing first up win 2 weeks ago, the 4YO Sebring mare was looking to make it two from two this ...

Sep 22, 2018

Talented 4YO mare Sebring Express, won her first up assignment at Kembla Grange on Tuesday in fine style. Always touted as having ability, Sebring Express has had a few issues in the past, with the most of it coming as a result of a fall as a 2YO when contesting the Group 3 ...

Testashadow To Tackle The Listed Wyong Gold Cup

Aug 31, 2018

The Daily TelegraphArticle by Matt JonesTESTASHADOW has often flown under the radar but he’s proved time and time again that when he’s in good form he’s competitive at Stakes level.And trainer ...

Elite Veterans Come To The Fore

Aug 26, 2018

Today had seen Elite Thoroughbred favorites Straturbo & Testashadow race within 15 minutes of each other in 2 states.Straturbo tackled the $70k Angove Wines Open Sprint. Starting at $21 ...

Aug 25, 2018

Mark OberhardtCaloundraSaturday 25 August 2018, 3:53pmSome video study helped trainer Tony Gollan devise winning tactics for veteran Straturbo to post his first victory in nearly two years at the Sunshine Coast.Former Sydney galloper Straturbo ($26) got up by a nose to Tisani ...

Aug 17, 2018

Gary Portelli’s 2017 Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign has been retired. Her retirement was announced via twitter the retirement late on Wednesday.“It’s with a heavy heart that on behalf of the ownership group & Gary Portelli we announce the ...

Aug 09, 2018

Exceltic will need to reproduce his two-year-old form in the Listed Rosebud at Rosehill to convince trainer Gary Portelli he can progress to the highest level.The colt is one of 12 entries for the season’s first three-year-old stakes race in Sydney on Saturday, a precursor to ...

Aug 07, 2018

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Jun 14, 2018

Last week, it was City winner Bringagem & 2YO first starter Test Of War notching up 3 wins in seven days in the Elite silks. Today, the show rolled on with a dominant performance by 3YO, Rubino Veloce!Rubino Veloce has always been touted as a talent, but in his handful of ...

Jun 13, 2018

Testashadow is looking to add another Group win to his resume this campaign as the son of Testa Rossa will look to the Group 3 Civic Stakes first up this campaign!Testashadow has had two trials to date, with his previous trial at Warwick Farm impressing trainer Gary ...

Jun 07, 2018

Yesterday, we saw Bringagem demolish the field at Canterbury, winning his 2nd race in six days. Today, 2YO Test Of War (Testa Rossa x War Flower) won on debut as he took on the older horses at Wyong!Sent out as favourite, it was a nervous time for his owners having only had the ...

May 31, 2018

Sebring Gelding Bringagem, was sent out favourite when taking his place in a Class 2 event over 1600m at Gosford. Today, six days later, he backed up at Canterbury over the 1900mAfter winning at Gosford by 3 lengths over the mile on a Good track surface, Bringagem won in ...

May 07, 2018

It was another great Open Day at Gary Portelli's Warwick Farm stables where an enthusiastic bunch of owners and the sunshine turned out for the day!To view some of our horses paraded on the day, please link the link below. If you would like further information on the yearlings ...