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Kiwis given clearance to fly

There was an echoed sigh of relief in Waikato Monday with a handful of trainers receiving travel exemptions for their staff to fly to Australia....
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Wexford team building with Sydney ambitions

Quality gallopers Charles Road and Dragon Leap are making good progress ahead of their spring campaigns. Lucrative Sydney targets are high on the agenda for...
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Charles Road set to relish step up in distance

A return to middle distance racing has Matamata trainers Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott confident that Charles Road can produce an improved performance two weeks...
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Charles sets off on road to the Cup

Lance O’Sullivan, who trains in partnership with Andrew Scott, has little expectation of his talented stayer Charles Road as he lights a fuse on another...

Quality stayer primed for Sydney Cup assault

The Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott-trained Sir Charles Road will be looking to continue his love affair with Sydney on Saturday when he lines up...

Charles Road favourite for Auckland Cup

Sydney Cup placegetter (Sir) Charles Road is favourite for the Group One Auckland Cup and can earn another trip to Randwick.

Charles Road chasing higher honours

Charles Road will earn another knighthood if he can run up to expectations in Saturday’s Group 1 Auckland Cup (3200m) at Ellerslie. Third in last...

Double tilt at Group One for Wexford Stables

Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott will have horses at opposite ends of the form scale when they stage a two-pronged attack on the Group 1...

Grylls set to fire in his homeland

The New Zealand jockey ranks will be bolstered significantly by the return of Craig Grylls from Singapore. The 28-year-old, who has ridden eight Group 1...

Charles Road loving Melbourne: O’Sullivan

A bright and content Charles Road is poised to enhance his Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) claims with a bold run in Saturday’s Group 3...

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...

Charles Road better for the Sydney experience

Charles Road will return home this evening after going a long way toward realising his staying potential in Australia. His Matamata trainers believe the trip...
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Sydney Cup on agenda for well performed stayer Charles Road

A lucrative domestic campaign has the Matamata four-year-old on the verge of a trip across the Tasman in a quest for Group One honours. “If...

Leading contender primed for Group 1 Auckland Cup

While a number of candidates for the Gr.1 Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Cup (3200m) had their final hit-out at Ellerslie on Saturday, one of the...
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Charles Road repays Jake Bayliss’ effort to waste for Auckland Cup

A lean and hungry Jake Bayliss was rewarded at Ellerslie for his belief. The Australian jockey’s New Zealand stint gained further momentum on Saturday with...
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Rich Hill Mile to decide Charles Road feature race path

A rejuvenated Charles Road has earned a return to black type company. A wet spring derailed the early part of his four-year-old season before he...