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Defence Witness

Horse Details

Defence Witness is a seven year old bay gelding trained by Daniel Want based in Grafton, and is originally from Australia. His sire is Star Witness and he is out of the dam Culminate.

He has won over distances from 1400 to 2040 metres, and his biggest payday was in the $35,000 Shop For Shops (Bm64) at Moonee Valley over 2040 metres on December 16th 2016 when he took home $19,250. Jockey Dwayne Dunn brought the gelding home to win by 0.1 lengths.

Career Summary

Career Group 1 Group 2 Group 3 Synth Firm Good Soft Heavy
40:4-2-3 0:0-0-0 0:0-0-0 0:0-0-0 1:0-0-0 1:1-0-0 27:3-2-1 8:0-0-2 3:0-0-0
First Up Second Up
8:1-1-0 7:1-0-1

Career Form

Date Pos Mrg Track   Dist Race Name SP Jockey Wgt Prize In-Run
01/12/19 7 9.9 Grafton 1400 Gateway Lifestyle Grafton-Bm66 $21 O Pickering 53.5 0.5k 2...2,2
15/11/19 10 5 Ballina 1905 Boxing Day Races @ballina-Bm58 $15 M Bennett 60.5 2k 3...4,4,3
02/11/19 4 1.8 Gold Coast 1800 Galey, Mal & Moyra (Bm65) $14 L Rolls 56 1k 2...2,2,2
22/10/19 4 3.6 Lismore 1516 Tursa Employment/Training-Bm66 $14 A Allen 57 1k 1...1,1,2
01/10/19 9 3.5 Grafton 1430 Book A Xmas Party Marquee-Bm66 $21 A Hyeronimus 58 0.5k 9...11,11
10/09/19 10 3.8 Grafton 1610 Ride Like A Girl Hcp $31 M Bennett 55 2k 3...3,3,3
19/08/19 7 5 Grafton 1408 Jockeys Reunion Day 31/8-Bm66 $31 M Bennett 58.5 0.5k 5...5,3
Spelled for 176 days
24/02/19 10 11.4 Coffs Harbour 1315 Gt Nrthrn Nrra C'ship Prev.-C4 $26 B Looker 56.5 2k
04/02/19 8 6.8 Ballina 1400 Tursa (Bm66) $9.5 B Looker 60 0.5k 3...3,3
Spelled for 136 days
20/09/18 8 4.9 Lismore 1516 Lismore Workers Rousillon Hcp $12 K Wilson-Taylor 51 0.7k 8...8,8,8
20/08/18 1 1 Grafton 1700 Leah Kilner Hcp (C3) $4.8 K Wilson-Taylor 56 11k 1...1,1
02/08/18 10 9.6 Coffs Harbour 2000 J Whitby Mem Ken Howard Cup $9.5 M McGillivray 54 1k 2...3,3,5
21/07/18 6 3.6 Gold Coast 1800 Racing Awards Night 15/8-Bm65 $3F C Gallagher 56 - 3...4,4,3
11/07/18 5 1.9 Grafton 1400 Winning Edge Present. (Bm65) $10 B Looker 60 0.7k 8...7,7
22/06/18 4 1.6 Ballina 1600 The Royce Ronan (Bm70) $9 B Looker 57.5 0.9k 2...2,2,1
30/05/18 8 9.9 Ipswich 1710 Ipswich Cup Festival (C3) $16 L Cassidy 59 - 4...4,2,7
11/05/18 3 4 Ipswich 1680 Infield Dj Festival (Bm70) $6.5 D Griffin 56.5 2k 4...5,5,3
21/04/18 5 2.4 Gold Coast 1800 First National Broadbeach-Bm75 $9 D Griffin 55 - 1...1,2,2
03/04/18 6 2.7 Grafton 1410 Clarence Valley Septics Hcp-C3 $10 C Ings 58 0.3k 3...3,3
11/03/18 4 3.5 Grafton 1400 Nrra Country C'ship Qual. (C5) $151 M Bennett 56 7k 4...3,2
25/02/18 7 4.8 Coffs Harbour 1305 Nolan Partners Champs Prev-C4 $51 C Dougherty 58.5 0.3k 1...1,1
Spelled for 92 days
25/11/17 13 6.6 Doomben 1630 Ray Garske Memorial Plate (C3) $101 Z White 56 - 4...2,12
10/11/17 8 3.2 Kempsey 1450 Akubra Kempsey Cup $11 S Thurlow 54 0.4k 6...6,5
31/10/17 1 0.1 Grafton 1410 Cash Spinner Hcp (C2) $31 C Dougherty 58.5 11k 1...1,1
Spelled for 110 days
12/07/17 8 4.8 Grafton 2200 Group 1 Feeds Rural Plate (C6) $8.5 B Looker 56 0.4k 1...1,1,1
06/07/17 7 3.7 Grafton 2215 Westlawn Grafton Cup Prelude $8.5 B Looker 54 0.4k 6...6,6,3
25/06/17 4 5.8 Coffs Harbour 2015 Diggers Tavern Hcp $7.5 B Looker 54 0.9k 1...1,4,3
29/05/17 3 1.2 Grafton 1720 In Memory Of Warwick Hall (C2) $8.5 C Dougherty 58 2k
19/05/17 5 3.7 Grafton 1606 Campbells Insur. Agency (Bm65) $16 C Dougherty 58 0.7k 12...12,12,13
01/05/17 11 4.3 Grafton 1406 Big River Air Hcp (C3) $13 K Matheson 60 - 2...2,2
Spelled for 117 days
04/01/17 13 8.8 Sandown Hillside 2400 Ladbrokes (Bm70) $31 D Dunn 58.5 - 6...9,8,10
16/12/16 1 0.1 Moonee Valley 2040 Shop For Shops (Bm64) $9 D Dunn 59.5 19k 2...2,2,2
04/12/16 2 0.2 Geelong 1726 Iga Liquor At Nhill (Bm64) $3.1E L Nolen 59 4k 3...3,3,3
19/11/16 3 1.1 Cranbourne 1600 Procon Developments (Bm64) $9 B Higgins 59 2k 2...2,2,1
04/11/16 2 7 Cranbourne 1400 Procon Developments Hcp (C1) $21 B Higgins 59 4k 3...2,1
Spelled for 173 days
14/05/16 8 4.9 Caulfield 2000 The Jericho Cup In 2018 Hcp $71 C Newitt 54 2k 6...6,4
21/04/16 4 3 Pakenham Synthetic 1600 K Blackwood Foundation-Bm64 $14 C Newitt 58.5 1k 3...2,3
23/03/16 1 0.1 Balaklava 1400 Agfert Mdn Plate $10 D Tourneur 57 8k 3...3,3
13/03/16 5 2.3 Oakbank 1400 Golding Wines Mdn Plate $2.7F D Tourneur 57 - 3...2,2
Spelled for 161 days
03/10/15 10 8.4 Morphettville Parks 1300 Quayclean Mdn Plate $8.5 D Tourneur 57.5 1k 11...10

Record by Track

Track Starts Wins WSR% Placed PSR% LSP Prize Money
Morphettville Parks 1 0% 0% -1 $0
Oakbank 1 0% 0% -1 $0
Balaklava 1 1 100% 1 100% +9 $8,000
Pakenham Synthetic 1 0% 0% -1 $1,125
Caulfield 1 0% 0% -1 $1,600
Cranbourne 2 0% 2 100% -2 $5,850
Geelong 1 0% 1 100% -1 $3,910
Moonee Valley 1 1 100% 1 100% +8 $19,250
Sandown Hillside 1 0% 0% -1 $0
Grafton 14 2 14% 3 21% +21.8 $35,490
Coffs Harbour 4 0% 0% -4 $2,100
Kempsey 1 0% 0% -1 $400
Doomben 1 0% 0% -1 $0
Gold Coast 3 0% 0% -3 $1,000
Ipswich 2 0% 1 50% -2 $1,600
Ballina 3 0% 0% -3 $1,885
Lismore 2 0% 0% -2 $1,825

Record by State

State Starts Wins WSR% Placed PSR% LSP Prize Money
South Australia 3 1 33% 1 33% +7 $8,000
Victoria 7 1 14% 4 57% +2 $31,735
New South Wales 24 2 8% 3 13% +11.8 $41,700
Queensland 6 0% 1 17% -6 $2,600

Record by Jockey

Jockey Starts Wins WSR% Placed PSR% LSP Prize Money
Dominic Tourneur 3 1 33% 1 33% +7 $8,000
Craig Newitt 2 0% 0% -2 $2,725
Brian Higgins 2 0% 2 100% -2 $5,850
Luke Nolen 1 0% 1 100% -1 $3,910
Dwayne Dunn 2 1 50% 1 50% +7 $19,250
Kirk Matheson 1 0% 0% -1 $0
Carla Dougherty 4 1 25% 2 50% +27 $13,975
Ben Looker 7 0% 0% -7 $4,215
Scott Thurlow 1 0% 0% -1 $400
Zoe White 1 0% 0% -1 $0
Matthew Bennett 4 0% 0% -4 $8,500
Chelsea Ings 1 0% 0% -1 $300
Daniel Griffin 2 0% 1 50% -2 $1,600
Larry Cassidy 1 0% 0% -1 $0
Clayton Gallagher 1 0% 0% -1 $0
Matthew McGillivray 1 0% 0% -1 $400
Kyle Wilson-Taylor 2 1 50% 1 50% +2.8 $11,810
Adam Hyeronimus 1 0% 0% -1 $500
Anthony Allen 1 0% 0% -1 $1,100
Luke Rolls 1 0% 0% -1 $1,000
Olivia Pickering 1 0% 0% -1 $500

Record by Track Condition

Track Condition Starts Wins WSR% Placed PSR% LSP Prize Money
Good 27 3 11% 6 22% -3.2 $57,200
Soft 8 0% 2 25% -8 $12,140
Synth 1 0% 0% -1 $1,125
Heavy 3 0% 0% -3 $2,485
Firm 1 1 100% 1 100% +30 $11,085

Record by Year

Year Starts Wins WSR% Placed PSR% LSP Prize Money
2015 1 0% 0% -1 $0
2016 8 2 25% 5 63% +11 $39,735
2017 10 1 10% 2 20% +21 $15,725
2018 12 1 8% 2 17% -7.2 $22,975
2019 9 0% 0% -9 $5,600
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