Latest News from Doug Harrison

SEARCH SQUAD WINS AGAIN!!!

Apr 26, 2014

Talented Falkirk Gelding Search Squad added yet another win to his tally at Sandown City Meet today.  Charging home late, Search Squad grabbed the lead in a thrilling finish. Congratualtions to connections of Search Squad and thanks to Ibrahim Gundogdu for that ...

OUR SECOND WINNING DOUBLE FOR THE MONTH!

OUR SECOND WINNING DOUBLE FOR THE MONTH!

Mar 21, 2014

After a fruitful double by Search Squad and Bobarossa at Bairnsdale at the start of the month, Search Squad backed it up again with another win and this time Akira Marie joined him to make it a Cranbourne double. Maiden Filly Akira Marie ran a blistering last 50m to take her ...

New Melbourne Yearling Purchase

New Melbourne Yearling Purchase

Mar 04, 2014

Purchased at Inglis Melbourne Yearling Sales: A Filly by Lope De Vega out of Partiva. Lope De Vega - Champion 3yo in France in 2010                            Prize money ...

HARRISON RACING DOUBLE AT BAIRNSDALE

Mar 02, 2014

Harrison Racing had a great day out at Bairnsdale today with two winners in Search Squad and Bobarossa. Smart Falkirk gelding Search Squad stormed home to easily win his maiden race by two and a half lengths.  Search Squad has been impressive in all three starts and ...

COME RACING

COME RACING

Feb 19, 2014

Doug Harrison Racing purchased two lovely Fillies from the William Inglis Classic Sales in Sydney recently, which are available for viewing on both our website and at the stables.   Doug will be attending the William Inglis Premier Sales in Melbourne on the 2nd to the ...

BOBAROSSA SECOND AT WERRIBEE

BOBAROSSA SECOND AT WERRIBEE

Jan 27, 2014

Bobarossa is proving to be yet another one of our exciting emerging three year olds hitting his straps of late. After a good third at Cranbourne a fortnight ago behind the winner, our very own Gallant Express, Bobarossa ran an excellent race to finish second at Werribee on ...

TUDOR OUT TO EARN DIAMOND SHOT IN PREVIEW

Jan 23, 2014

By Mathew Toogood A debut defeat at the provincials hasn't dampened trainer Doug Harrison's enthusiasm about two-year-old Tudor who he hopes can earn a shot at the Group One Blue Diamond Stakes. Tudor made his debut at Bendigo last month in a 900m maiden but ran ...

WEEKEND RACING

Jan 23, 2014

Exciting racing this weekend! Starting with Moonee Valley Friday night, promising 3yo Gallant Express with jockey Ben Konbel in the $180K Vobis Gold Star 1500m and stable favourite Galileo Gold race 8 with Craig Williams back to ride.  Both horses ...

MERRY CHRISTMAS!

Dec 22, 2013

With Christmas just around the corner, the recent success of the debutants have brought early Christmas presents for their owners. At Bairnsdale Leventi and Search Squad were having their first start.  Leventi provided a much needed return to the winners stall ...

BARISTA MISS WINS TWO IN A ROW!

Nov 29, 2013

Follwing a solid three length win at Bairnsdale on the 5th November, Barista Miss repeated that performance with a tidy two and a half length win at Pakenham today. The daughter of Commands came from behind after the turn to take the lead and kick on, winning by two and a ...

BELLA SOPHIA WINS & OUR LILY THIRD AT BAIRNSDALE

BELLA SOPHIA WINS & OUR LILY THIRD AT BAIRNSDALE

Oct 06, 2013

Bairnsdale Cup Day kicked off in fine fashion for Team Harrison when Our Lily picked up third. Stepping up to 1600m for the first time, the daughter of Fayrouz jumped well and settled in a mid field position.  Rounding the turn, Nathan Rose went wide on Our Lily, who ...

ANOTHER SALE WIN FOR TYCOON ROB

Sep 25, 2013

Sale specialist Tycoon Rob gave his owner a terrific boost when he posted his latest victory at the Gippsland venue in the Eastcoast Plumbtec Traralgon Showcase BM78 (1733m). Tycoon Rob had won twice and recorded another five minor placings before his latest success at Sale, ...

THE RED EMPEROR WINS AT KILMORE

Aug 31, 2013

The sunshine certainly helped the track conditions for The Red Emperor at Kilmore Races this afternoon. After jumping well, The Red Emperor sat just off the pace in third position.  He dropped back slowly throughout the first 600m to then find himself in last position. ...

TYCOON ROB SECOND AT SALE KICKS OFF WEEKEND RACING

Aug 23, 2013

Tycoon Rob with apprentice Jake Bayliss in the saddle picked up second yesterday at Sale to kick off a hopeful weekend of racing for Harrison Racing. Leading from start to almost the finish, Tycoon Rob ran an excellent race first up from a spell.  Jake ...

HARADASUN COLT SHARES SELLING FAST!

HARADASUN COLT SHARES SELLING FAST!

Aug 23, 2013

A former 3yo champion himself and now proving to be a formidable sire, HARADASUN has had a string of winners in recent weeks. Masahiko for Gai Waterhouse. Harquila for Greg Eurell. My Favorite for Casper Fownes (Hong Kong). And who can forget Caulfield Guineas ...

VIVA LA CENT SECOND AT BAIRNSDALE

Aug 18, 2013

We were lucky with the weather out at Bairnsdale races yesterday with the sun shining all day! Spirits were high for Viva La Cents second start of her career in the 1000m maiden for 3 year old fillies.  Viva looked a treat in the mounting yard and was sure to put in a ...

RACING SATURDAY BAIRNSDALE

Aug 16, 2013

Saturday Harrison Racing head to Bairnsdale with three runners.   Race 1 VIVA LA CENT at 1:02pm. Race 3 BARISTA MISS at 2:12pm. Race 6 NEPTUNE EXPRESS at 4:12pm. Viva La Cent is looking to build on her last start and should appreciate the sunshine we've ...

FALCENT FACES BIGGEST TEST IN THE GROUP 3 AURIE'S STAR

Aug 10, 2013

By Mathew Toogood Falcent doesn't have the CV of most of his Aurie's Star Handicap rivals but trainer Doug Harrison believes it is the right race for the sprinter's introduction to Group company. The last start winner makes his first stakes race appearance in ...

BELLA SOPHIA WINNER AT BENDIGO

Jul 25, 2013

Bella Sophia broke through with her maiden win out at Bendigo today in the Centrebest Maiden Plate over 1100m. Travelling well in a mid field position, Bella Sophia dashed home, finding a spot between horses to break through and claim her maiden win. It was a fantastic ...

BENDIGO RACES THURSDAY

Jul 24, 2013

Doug Harrison Racing heads to Bendigo with a team of 3 runners for the day. Race 3 VIVA LA CENT at 12.10pm. Race 4 BELLA SOPHIA at 12:45pm. Race 7 AMONMARIE at 2:30pm. Making her highly anticipated debut tomorrow is cracking filly Viva La Cent.  Best known ...

FALKIRK'S ON A ROLL

FALKIRK'S ON A ROLL

Jul 24, 2013

Exciting sire Falkirk is having a very impressive season with his crop of youngsters hitting the track for a stack of winners... Special mention to our very own FALKIRK gelding FALCENT amoung recent winners. Doug Harrison Racing have another FALKIRK gelding in the ...

FALCENT GETS DESERVED WIN

FALCENT GETS DESERVED WIN

Jul 20, 2013

By Carl Di Iorio TVN Saturday, July 20, 2013 - 3:08 PM Falcent was able to erase his price tag by winning Saturday’s $100,000 Coolalinga Handicap (1100m) for three-year-olds at Flemington. The son of Falkirk was purchased for $110,000 from the 2011 New Zealand ...

ANY SUGGESTION & FALKIRK JUMPOUTS

ANY SUGGESTION & FALKIRK JUMPOUTS

Jul 20, 2013

Monday 1st of July was the day we unleashed the raw talent of the Any Suggestion and Falkirk geldings. These two cracking geldings had their first official jump out...  Why don't you call Doug and ask how they went! Lucky for you there are still a few shares ...

Queen Delight revels in new racing style

Jul 19, 2013

By Mike Hedge It is an injury associated more with footballers than racehorses, and not one that generally results in improved performance. But for the one-time brilliant speedster Queen Delight, a torn hamstring has led to a whole new world of on-track ...