Tag: 'Aotearoa Classic'

Williams’ hoping to toast Ellerslie victory

Peter and Dawn Williams will be hoping their promising mare Pour The Wine can score her third straight victory at Ellerslie on Saturday for owner...

Desert Lightning thrashes rivals in Aotearoa Classic

There was no denying Desert Lightning his place at the top of the tree in the inaugural $1 million Aotearoa Classic (1600m) at Ellerslie on...

Williams team take on the hotshots at Ellerslie

Peter and Dawn Williams will take on the Karaka Millions meeting’s two hottest favourites with their pair of runners at Ellerslie’s blockbuster on Saturday.

Legarto looking to snare Aotearoa Classic riches

Trainers Ken and Bev Kelso couldn’t be happier with heir glamour mare Legarto ahead of Saturday’s inaugural running of the $1 million Aotearoa Classic (1600m).

Ellerslie racing preview & quaddie | Karaka Millions Day 2024

New Zealand's biggest day of racing the Karaka Millions meeting awaits punters on Saturday. Check out HorseBetting's free preview for the six-race card here.

Westbury graduates continue to shine

Westbury Stud has an enviable feature race roll of honour with graduates of the farm excelling to the highest level over a wide range of...

Holymanz arrives in New Zealand ahead of Aotearoa Classic

Holymanz has arrived at part-owner Cambridge Stud’s training facility at Karaka to continue his build-up toward a potentially lucrative hit-and-run mission.

Abounding to bypass All Star Mile

Abounding, the victorious filly in Saturday's Magic Millions 3YO Guineas (1400m), is set to remain in Queensland and bypass a spot in the All Star...

Sharp ‘N’ Smart to chase further Australian Group 1 success

Reigning New Zealand Horse of the Year Sharp ‘N’ Smart got his preparation back on track at Ellerslie on Sunday when running third behind glamour...

Legarto makes a mess of rivals at Ellerslie

Legarto towered above all other talking points with a commanding performance in Sunday’s Aotearoa Classic Preview (1400m).