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Gosford double for Marsh

Cambridge trainer Stephen Marsh made a flying visit to Gosford, just outside of Sydney, on Thursday to saddle a pair of maiden gallopers and walked...

Tiley picks right option for exciting filly

Pukekohe trainer Nigel Tiley’s decision to take his exciting three-year-old Melt back to Ruakaka on Saturday paid off handsomely when she dealt to her rivals...

O’Reilly affection pays big dividends for Melbourne businessman

Melbourne-based businessman Rupert Legh experienced the kind of joy that most thoroughbred horse owners can only dream about at Flemington on Saturday. In the space...

Bittersweet day for young rider at Wanganui

Promising apprentice Wiremu Pinn experienced the ups and downs of the thoroughbred racing game at Wanganui on Saturday with a winning double on the day...

Southerner prevails in sensational Great Northern Hurdle

Jack Frost claimed a special double when he outlasted his rivals to win an action-packed running of the Schweppes Great Northern Hurdle (4200m) at Te...

Rugged stayer gets deserved big race victory at Te Aroha

Chocolate Fish proved his credentials as an out and out stayer when he out-toughed his rivals in Sunday’s Irvines Great Northern Steeplechase (6300m) at Te...

Cambridge visitor takes the honours in first two-year-old contest

The spoils from Wanganui’s traditional opening two-year-old event for the new racing season are heading back to Cambridge. A brace of trial wins at Te...

Danzdanzdance on track after big first up win

Local galloper Danzdanzdance showed she has come back in fine fettle for her four-year-old campaign with an impressive first-up win on her home track at...

Charles Road on the right path to major assignments

Recently crowned New Zealand Champion Stayer for 2017-18, Charles Road, showed he was ready for some big spring assignments when he downed a talented field...

Te Akau stars on display at Hastings

Champion two-year-old Avantage and stakes winner Chance to Dance took the opportunity of an exhibition gallop between races at Hastings on Saturday, a day that...

Te Akau Shark sounds ominous warning to spring rivals

Exciting four-year-old Te Akau Shark put his future spring rivals on notice with a stunning return to the racetrack at Hastings today. The showy chestnut...

Irish Flame secures home track double for Wheeler

Talented four-year-old Irish Flame indicated he could be in for a prosperous spring campaign when he scored a gutsy fresh-up victory over 1400m on his...

Aussie scores upset in Te Aroha hurdle

Visiting Australian jumps jockey Braidon Small upset the applecart when he guided rank outsider Letmeby to victory in Saturday’s Corson Maize Open Hurdle (3100m) at...

Classy Kiwi mare sends strong signal on Spring prospects

Former top three-year-old filly La Bella Diosa ended an eighteen-month absence from the winner’s enclosure when she produced a devastating burst of speed to claim...

Hello It’s Me all class in Ruakaka opener

Last season’s Group 2 Royal Stakes (2000m) winner Hello It’s Me made a winning start to her spring campaign when she took out the opening...

Verry Elleegant caps top weekend for Bishara

Ardmore trainer Nick Bishara completed a weekend to remember when Verry Elleegant broke her maiden status in emphatic fashion at Ruakaka. The three-year-old Zed filly...

Plucky mare comes up roses at Awapuni

A return to handicap conditions paved the way for progressive mare Rosewood to regain winning form when she took out the feature flat race at...

Unbelievable effort nails opening event at Awapuni

If you didn’t see it, you wouldn’t believe it. Jockey Aaron Kuru and maiden steeplechaser Des De Jeu were the talk of the track at...

Jon Wick all action at Ruakaka

Leading apprentice Sam Weatherley made the best possible start to his last day of riding in New Zealand for the time being when he guided...

Another Melbourne Cup crack the plan for Who Shot Thebarman

Less than 24 hours after watching his pride and joy, Who Shot Thebarman, seal his first Sydney victory in thrilling fashion in the Gr.1 Sydney...

Tactical ride pays dividends for Collett and Londaro at Hastings

A bold ride from leading rider Samantha Collett paved the way for promising galloper Londaro to bounce back to winning form at Hastings on Saturday.

Guineas the long term goal for Hastings winner Madison County

Exciting two-year-old Madison County has been ear-marked as a potential Guineas candidate next season after clinching his first raceday success at Hastings on the weekend.

Four runners a possibility for Baker and Forsman in Australian Derby

The powerful stable of Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman could have four runners in next weekend’s rich Gr.1 Australian Derby (2400m) after Weather With You...

Nirvana In Fire ready to rock in resumption at Rotorua

Promising two-year-old Nirvana in Fire resumes from a short summer break when he takes on a small but select line-up in the juvenile event over...
NZ stayer Weather With You

Cambridge could have four runners in Australian Derby

Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman could have four runners in next weekend’s Australian Derby.