Best Odds with Top Tote+ and Bet Back Offers!
Register at Australia's #1 Online Bookmaker!
Back A Winner!
Sign-Up to Australia's Fastest Growing Online Bookmaker!
Back Yourself!
Sign-up and start betting with Ladbrokes in 2 minutes!
Best Of The Best Odds!
Bet With Palmerbet and get Paid Top Fluc or Top Tote!
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly

A 20-hour round trip from the Queensland border to Sydney has proved lucrative for trainer Matthew Dunn as he notched a two-state treble.

While he was at Eagle Farm on Saturday watching two-year-old Arrestar win on debut, his wife, Kiera, was representing the stable at Rosehill, where Flitero won the Country Classic (2000m).

They have 80 horses in work at their Murwillumbah base 10 hours north of Sydney and are increasingly making the journey after prize money increases in NSW.

“I can’t explain how big it is for us,” Kiera Dunn said.

Dunn-trained Delightful Feeling was jockey Christian Reith’s first Saturday winner in Sydney since July 2, winning the Highway Handicap (1300m).

He made it a double almost 90 minutes later with Flitero after the horse saw clear running at the 150m mark and kicked away from the field.

“He came around the corner around the 700 metres and he could have come out but I played my cards and thought I will just see,” Reith said.

The five-year-old entire is raced by breeder David Simpson.

“His owner has got quite a few older stallions and he’s living the dream trying to find one good enough to breed with,” Dunn said.

“He hasn’t had much luck but all his horses are really well bred.”

Despite drifting from $3.40 to $4.20 before the race, Flitero held on to favouritism and won from Avroson ($20), with Mysticism ($6.50) third.

“He’s certainly braver when he’s got a bit of space,” Dunn said.

“He’s a massive horse with a massive stride.”

The stable’s team of four horses made the trip on Wednesday night, arriving on Thursday about 3.30am.

Delightful Feeling was further proof the Dunns’ formula works when he held on to give the stable its third Highway win since October.

They will target a Saturday metropolitan race in Brisbane at his next start.

“I think now that he has put two together back-to-back he should be able to go on with the job,” she said.

 
*Existing customers only. 2nd Racing bet. Excl SA & WA. T’s & C’s apply. Gamble responsibly.
Featured News

Free Racing Bonus Bets and Offers

We take a look at the BIGGEST and BEST Free Daily Racing Offers and Betting Promotions from Australia’s leading online...

Activists storm track and shut down races

Look at this picture. And when you do, get angry and upset because animal activists are making big inroads. A...

Horse Racing Big Bets – Saturday’s Races 6/3/2021

We take a look at the big bets the online bookmakers have taken on Saturday’s horse racing around the country...

Caulfield Guineas winner retired to stud

The racing days of the smart 3YO OLE KIRK (Written Tycoon – Naturale) are over. The dual Gr 1 winner...

All Star Mile Field – 2021

View the final field for the 2021 All Star Mile. The All Star Mile will be run on Saturday 13th...

Adelaide Cup Field – 2021

View the final field and barriers for the 2021 Adelaide Cup. The Adelaide Cup will be run on Monday 8th...

Watch πŸ“Ί Jockeys fight after in race incident

I am surprised we don’t see more alterations in racing, but yesterday at Gulfstream Park in the United States, we...

All Star Mile

The is a Special Conditions race for middle distance horses and is raced at WFA conditions during the Autumn Racing...

Golden Slipper

The Golden Slipper is one of the biggest and most prestigious horse races in Australia. Taking place each April at...

Adelaide Cup

The is a race held at and is one of the most popular races held in South Australia each year....

Australian Bookmaker Reviews

Which bookmaker should you bet with? We Review each of the leading online Australian Bookmakers and rate them in order...

 
 
Copyright © 2021 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.
18+ Don't let the game play you. Stay in control. Gamble responsibly. Think! About your choices. Call Gambling Help on 1800 858 858 or visit www.gamblinghelp.nsw.gov.au or www.gamblinghelponline.org.au.