Matthew Smith

County of origin: Meath

Date of licence: 2012

First winner: Gretzky (Ross E O'Sullivan) Dundalk, January 11th, 2013

Notable horses: Gretzky, Rawnaq, Empresario

Assoc. Jockeys: Billy Lee, Conor McGovern

Did you know:

From Kilmessan, County Meath, Matthew Smith took out his trainer's licence in December 2012 and was on the mark just the following month when Gretzky won at Dundalk on the 11th of January. Matthew enjoyed notable success with Rawnaq who counted the Grade 2 Flying Bolt Novice Chase at Navan in February 2015 among his wins before continuing his career in America.

 

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2016/2017192200€30,000€5,025€35,025
Winter All Weather 2015/201642000€11,200€0€11,200
Winter All Weather 2014/2015102012€23,700€1,725€25,425
Winter All Weather 2013/201452200€14,000€4,335€18,335
Winter All Weather 2012/201352002€12,600€900€13,500
National Hunt 2017/2018283304€20,313€11,475€31,788
National Hunt 2016/2017525234€48,125€10,025€58,150
National Hunt 2015/2016303231€31,150€12,890€44,040
National Hunt 2014/2015413224€40,400€8,075€48,475
National Hunt 2013/2014284430€40,650€7,627€48,277
National Hunt 2012/201310000€0€0€0
Flat 201740000€0€0€0
Flat 2016152010€11,719€1,850€13,569
Flat 201590012€0€12,690€12,690
Flat 2014112130€17,850€8,300€26,150
Flat 2013111111€7,000€6,860€13,860

Venue
Date From
Date To
Horse
Jockey
Race Type
Distance
Place
Weight
Rating
Venue Date Horse Jockey Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Prize Money
Downpatrick 17/06/17 Theturnofthesun A.E. Lynch NovHdl 2m 1f 65yds 8 11-0 98 Time To Get Ready Rated Novice H'dle
Roscommon 13/06/17 Bective Cave A.E. Lynch HcpHdl 2m 89yds 1 11-3 80 Roscommon Racecourse H'cap H'dle €6,563
Clonmel 09/06/17 Bective Cave A.E. Lynch HcpHdl 2m 110yds 1 10-11 80 BBQ Evening At Clonmel Races H'cap H'dle €6,250
Wexford 07/06/17 Galloping Anger (GB) D.F. O'Regan MdnHdl 2m 4f 80yds p.u. 11-7 89 Boolavogue (Mares) M'dn H'dle
Listowel 05/06/17 Maeve's Choice R. Deegan NHF 2m 4f 4 10-6 Dr. Louis O'Carroll INH Flat Race €550
Listowel 05/06/17 Bag Of Diamonds (GB) A.E. Lynch MdnHdl 2m 10 11-5 John B. Keane (C & G) M'dn H'dle
Navan 03/06/17 Winter Lion O.J. Orr Hcp 1m 5f 17 9-3 87 navanracecourse.ie H'cap
Tramore 03/06/17 Littlestickarubarb A.E. Lynch HcpHdl 2m 5 11-8 91 McCarthys Fuel And Builders H'cap H'dle €275
Tramore 02/06/17 Littlestickarubarb P. Townend HcpHdl 2m 5f 4 11-8 91 Club Deise H'cap H'dle €500
Fairyhouse 01/06/17 Royal Roslea (GB) O.J. Orr Hcp 1m 2f 11 9-6 59 Jogforjockeys.ie Apprentice H'cap (Div 2)
Ballinrobe 29/05/17 Class Honours K.M. Smith HcpHdl 2m 110yds 7 10-1 92 Audi Ballina H'cap H'dle
Ballinrobe 29/05/17 Theturnofthesun K.M. Smith HcpHdl 2m 4f 49yds 9 10-9 99 Killeen Sports Grounds H'cap H'dle
Gowran-Park 23/05/17 Romantic C.D. Hayes Hcp 1m 1f 100yds 9 9-9 60 Kilkenny Hurlers Race Day June 24th Hcap (Div 2)
Punchestown 22/05/17 Royal Roslea (GB) K.M. Smith HcpHdl 2m 4f 80yds 5 10-2 85 Punchestown For Events H'cap H'dle €275
Punchestown 22/05/17 Bag Of Diamonds (GB) B.T. O'Connell MdnHdl 2m 170yds 9 11-7 www.punchestown.com M'dn H'dle
Punchestown 22/05/17 Ronald Pump (GB) K.M. Smith MdnHdl 2m 170yds 13 10-9 www.punchestown.com M'dn H'dle
Downpatrick 19/05/17 Prince Garyantle P. Townend NovHdl 2m 5f 100yds 2 11-10 110 Kilmore Rec & Corner Bar Rated Nov H'dle €3,000
Downpatrick 19/05/17 Bective Cave A.E. Lynch HcpHdl 2m 5f 100yds 5 10-11 80 Cosyroof H'cap H'dle €250
Downpatrick 19/05/17 Theturnofthesun A.E. Lynch BegCh 2m 3f 55yds 1 11-12 Crossgar Pallas Foods Beginners S'chase €7,500
Downpatrick 19/05/17 Galloping Anger (GB) K.M. Smith HcpCh 2m 7f 110yds 9 10-4 90 Coors Lite H'cap S'chase
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*Statistics are up to close of business the previous day. Prize-money is allocated within 1 week of the race date (allow 1 week for Prize-money).