Kevin Robertson

Dee And Gee

Dee And Gee scores emotional success in New Zealand Cup

There were plenty of tears being shed in the Riccarton birdcage as the supporters of trainers Peter Corbett and Terrill Charles waited for the pair’s...
Supera

Supera dominant in Tauranga feature

Progressive mare Supera overcame a wide run in transit throughout to dominate her rivals in the closing stages of the Group 2 Gartshore Tauranga Stakes...
Loire

Loire successful in 1000 Guineas

Despite displaying some wayward tendencies over the closing stages Cambridge filly Loire stamped her class in emphatic style as she took out the Group 1...
La Romanee

Fairy-tale week continues for Miller

Cambridge trainer Daniel Miller was quick to add a second stakes level victory to the black type account he opened on Wednesday when La Romanee...
Probabeel

Richards keen on Australian autumn campaign for stable stars

Trainer Jamie Richards headed home from Melbourne on Sunday morning with his focus on a massive summer of racing in his home patch but also...
De La Terre

De La Terre adds her name to Karaka Million contenders list

Promising two-year-old De La Terre will look to improve on the family record in the Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) after she looked to have cemented...
Duplicity

Duplicity shines in Metropolitan Trophy

Central Districts stayer Duplicity showed he is ready to go one better in next Saturday’s Group 3 Christchurch Casino New Zealand Cup (3200m) when he...
Catalyst

Catalyst clinical in 2000 Guineas victory

Touted as a near racecourse certainty, excitement machine Catalyst lived up to all the pre-race hype when he scorched to a stunning victory in the...
Media Sensation

Media Sensation back with a bang at Te Rapa

Last season’s Group 1 New Zealand 1000 Guineas (1600m) winner, Media Sensation made a successful start to her four-year-old campaign when she eased clear of...
Sensei

Sensei sensational in Riccarton dash

Enigmatic sprinter Sensei was on his best behaviour as he dashed away from his rivals to win the Listed Yesberg Insurance Services Pegasus Stakes (1000m)...
The Chosen One

Gear change for Kiwi Cup hope

Trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman will remove the blinkers from their Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) hope The Chosen One as they look to...
Hay Tiger

Hay Tiger upsets at Te Rapa

Outsider Hay Tiger sprang a minor upset at Te Rapa on Monday when he prevailed in a blanket finish to the BCD Group-sponsored open handicap...
Harlech

Harlech Guineas bound after Te Rapa victory

Matamata galloper Harlech added his name to the list of northern raiders bound for Riccarton next month when he dominated his three-year-old rivals in the...
Dragon Leap

Derby prospect scores on debut at Te Rapa

Expensive yearling purchase Dragon Leap underscored his potential staying talent when he stormed home on debut to score over 1400m at Te Rapa. Raced by...
Te Akau Shark

Best still to come from the Shark

Not that he needed convincing but trainer Jamie Richards left Moonee Valley on Saturday evening with confirmation that he has a galloper capable of matching...
Sheryl McGlade

Loss of a passionate jumps racing advocate

The death on Friday evening of Sheryl McGlade saw the passing of a highly accomplished horsewoman and one of jumps racing strongest advocates. McGlade, who...
Bella Mente

Ritchie keen for two-pronged Guineas attack

Cambridge trainer Shaun Ritchie is hoping that Monday’s Group 2 James and Annie Sarten Memorial Stakes (1400m) at Te Rapa will provide him with confirmation...
Tiptronic

A day of contrasts for Richardson at Ellerslie

Underrated galloper Tiptronic put a smile back on trainer Graham Richardson’s face with an overdue victory at Ellerslie on Saturday after the popular Matamata horseman...
Travelling Light

Travelling Light confirms Guineas credentials

Unbeaten filly Travelling Light snatched victory from the jaws of defeat in Saturday’s Group 3 Barneswood Farm Soliloquy Stakes (1400m) at Ellerslie, earning clear favouritism...
Exaltation

Melody Belle sibling successful on debut

Exaltation, a three-year-old half-sister to star mare Melody Belle, turned in an impressive debut victory when winning the Helston & Associates Maiden (1200) at Riccarton...
Mauna Kea

Boris does the business at Trentham

Tenacious six-year-old Mauna Kea scored the biggest win of his career to date when his never-say-die attitude paved the way for a gritty victory in...
Sherwood Forest

Northern raiders dominate Riccarton features

Cambridge galloper Sherwood Forest showed he will be a force to be reckoned with at Group 1 level next month when he stormed home to...
Play That Song

Northern filly plays winning tune at Trentham

Pukekohe visitor Play That Song backed up an impressive debut win at Ruakaka earlier in the month with another dominant performance to take out the...
Glory Days

Moonee Valley Gold Cup for Glory Days

Last season’s New Zealand champion stayer, Glory Days, will use the Group 2 Moonee Valley Gold Cup (2500m) this Saturday as her final chance to...
Joshua Kam

Kam living his boyhood dream

Unheralded apprentice Joshua Kam was straight back to his normal Sunday morning routine less than 24 hours after achieving his biggest racetrack triumph when guiding...