Tag: 'BCD Group Sprint'

Da Vinci Girl

Trentham dress rehearsal for Da Vinci Girl

Riccarton trainers Michael and Matthew Pitman are looking forward to giving Da Vinci Girl her first look at Trentham on Saturday, with the Group 1...

Avantage goes back to back in Telegraph

Class prevailed at Trentham on Saturday when versatile mare Avantage was at her very best in taking out the Group 1 JR & N Berkett...
Callsign Mav

Callsign Mav all class at Awapuni

Trainer John Bary admitted his overwhelming feeling was one of relief after he watched his stable star Callsign Mav lump topweight of 63kg to an...

Surgenor mare blooming ahead of more Group assignments

Classy mare Showoroses will be back at Ellerslie on January 23 where she will contest the Group 2 Westbury Classic (1400m) on Karaka Million night....

Surgenor comes up roses at Ellerslie

A wide draw and a step up in class couldn’t hold down underrated mare Showoroses as she led from go to whoa to take out...
Te Akau Shark

Te Akau Shark retired

One of New Zealand’s most exciting weight-for-age gallopers, dual Group 1 winner Te Akau Shark, has been retired. The Rip Van Winkle gelding hasn’t raced...
Te Akau Shark

Te Akau Shark claims first Group One win

New Zealand star, Cox Plate placegetter Te Akau Shark, has claimed a Group One win in the BCD Sprint at Te Rapa.
Enzo’s Lad

Inter-island assignments for Team Pitman

Michael and Matthew Pitman are set for a busy Saturday, with 11 runners at their local Riccarton meeting while Enzo’s Lad tackles a star-studded field...
Kiwi Ida

Parsons shoot for Group 1 double at Te Rapa

Dreams are free! That’s Karen Parson’s response to any suggestion she could land a Group 1 double with Kiwi Ida and Camino Rocoso at Te...
Te Akau Shark

Te Akau gearing up for Australian assault

Te Akau Racing's leading autumn contenders are on target for their Australian assignments including Te Akau Shark who runs at Te Rapa.
Start Wondering

Start Wondering wins Group 1 BCD Sprint for second year running

A wet Te Rapa had the connections of Start Wondering in a sombre pre-race mood, but New Zealand’s reigning champion sprinter didn’t let the rain...
Sacred Star

Sacred Star won’t run in G1 BCD Group Sprint if track is too wet

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike has been keeping a weather watch on Hamilton as his top sprinter Sacred Star prepares for another tilt at Te Rapa’s...

Kawi warm favourite for Te Rapa Group 1 BCD Sprint

Allan Sharrock believes seven-time Group 1 winner Kawi is in the best form of his career leading into Saturday’s Group 1 BCD Group Sprint (1400m)...
Packing Eagle

Packing Eagle out to earn a trip to Dubai on Saturday

Martin Cruz is hoping Packing Eagle can prove his worth to be on the international stage in Dubai next month when he competes at Group...