$500 in Bonus Bets
Sign-up, Join now & get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in racing bonus bets*
Deposit $250, Bet with $550
Sign-up, deposit $250 & receive $300 in racing bonus bets. That's $550 to bet with!*
$300 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $300 in racing bonus bets*
Stake Back Offer at Flemington & Randwick!
Bet Runs 2nd or 3rd at Flemington or Randwick? Get Your Stake Back!
Watch Sky Racing FREE!
Sign-Up and watch Sky Racing For Free on Your Phone!
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Image: AAP
Matthew Brown says it's exciting to be taking on some of the biggest names in Australian racing in the Caulfield Guineas

Cranbourne trainer Matthew Brown says it’s exciting to be taking on some of the biggest names in Australian racing in the Caulfield Guineas 2018.

Mr Exclusive will be Brown’s first runner at Group One level on Saturday and what makes the occasion more exciting is the three-year-old is family-bred and owned.

Brown has been training for only three years after starting his racing career as a jockey on the picnic circuit.

“It wasn’t something I really wanted to do being a jockey but I thought it would be good to get that different experience before getting my training licence,” Brown said.

“I got a lot out of it and now three years in we’re starting to kick some goals.”

The 25-year-old admits to making plenty of mistakes in his brief career but says he’s learned some valuable lessons.

Brown said he was now developing his horses in a different manner with the results starting to shine through with a good bunch of three-year-olds.

“I’ve been very fortunate with the support that I’ve had, and have, and with a few nicer types of horses coming through it’s exciting times ahead,” he said.

Mr Exclusive has raced on four occasions, winning a Sale maiden two starts ago before finishing fourth in the Caulfield Guineas Prelude on September 30.

“We’re going in there with a horse that’s very progressive,” Brown said.

“We drew a sticky gate in the Prelude and we had to try and get as close as we could to get a spot in the three wide line with cover.

“He rolled out some good sectionals late and he’ll enjoy the step up to the mile while the soft draw will help.

“He should get a nice run a few pairs back and hopefully he’ll still be finishing off strong.”

Mr Exclusive may be one of the outsiders in Saturday’s race, but that doesn’t concern Brown.

In latest betting he’s quoted at $61 with dual Group One winner The Autumn Sun a firming $1.90 favourite.

“I’m just hoping he runs a nice race,” Brown said.

“Everyone wants to train Group One winners.

“If it happens it happens, but it’s just exciting to have a runner in such a high-profile race.”

 
  • 400% BONUS at Ladbrokes Sign-up at Ladbrokes via this ad and Deposit $50 and start BETTING with $250! HURRY! Offer ends this week!
  • BET NOW!
Featured News

Over $5,000 in Free Racing Bonus Bets

Just Horse Racing provides readers with a Free list of the best Bonus Bet offers available at every online bookmaker...

Potential staying star who was rejected by his mum

Yesterday at Gawler, a 3YO sprouted wings in the straight to race away and win like a horse going places....

Prominent horse owner Damion Flower arrested on drug charges

High-profile Australian racehorse owner Damion Flower will remain behind bars for at least a week after being charged over his...

Ben Currie guilty of another 12 charges

Toowoomba trainer Ben Currie has been found guilty of a further 12 charges, this time, of race day administration and...

G1 winning trainer guilty of cobalt charges

Trainer Ben Smith has been found guilty of all charges against him relating to elevated cobalt levels, race day treatments...

Watch: A star is born at Wyong

You will be hard pressed to find a better debut win from a horse at Wyong today. Exceedance a two-year-old...

Punter given $1.86 Million Dollar Bonus Bet

What would you do if you logged into your TAB account and discovered a bonus bet to the value of...

 
 
 
Copyright © 2019 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.