|Region:||South East Queensland|
Michael Nolan burst onto the racing scene with the feats of the 1999 Doomben 10,000 winner Lauries Lottery. Michael is from one of the Darling Downs best known racing families. He has continued to feature in the top 10 Brisbane trainers and also has been a dominant force in the Toowoomba premiership. He has the knack of being able to keep horses "up" and string together a long series of wins.
Some of his best wins include: Doomben 10,000 (Laurie's Lottery), Fitton Classic (Laurie's Lottery), Golden Stakes (Laurie's Lottery), Heritage Stakes (Laurie's Lottery), Randwick Inglis Classic (Lauries Lottery), Todman Slipper Trial (Lauries Lottery), Roman Consul Stakes (Lauries Lottery), Silk Stocking (Princess Margaret), Gold Coast Guineas (Chakvetadze), Toowoomba Cup (Tis Love), Easter Cup (Tis Love), Ascot Handicap (Kenconcarne), Carlton Draught Trophy (Princess Margaret), Zaha's Pride (Zig Zag Foundation Stakes), R.M. Williams Stakes (Encierro), Anzac Day Cup (Kenconcarne), Peter Grigg Handicap (Midnight Warrior), Hallets Cup (Prince Hakeem) and QIRA Cup (Prince Hakeem).