Tag: 'Ellerslie'

Stern test for in-form mare Rondinella

The Roger James and Robert Wellwood-trained Rondinella is taking a solid formline into Saturday’s Group 1 Bonecrusher New Zealand Stakes (2000m) at Ellerslie, but her...

Thurlow aiming for Auckland Cup glory

Waverley trainer Bill Thurlow has experienced a stellar season with his talented galloper Glory Days and he is hoping she can continue her good run...

Tolemac building to Derby crescendo

Trainer Paul Jenkins is pleased with the progress of promising young stayer Tolemac, who will warm up for the Group 1 New Zealand Derby (2400m)...

Hillis hoping for Karaka Million fairytale

A bargain buy at Karaka two years ago could turn into a massive payday at Ellerslie on Saturday for Matamata trainer Wayne Hillis. The Waikato...

Te Akau set to dominate Ellerslie and Karaka

Can Te Akau Racing make it a hat-trick of Karaka Millions? Probabeely. Te Akau will have a five-strong hand in the $1 million two-year-old race...

Outsider Santa Monica takes out Railway

Outsider Santa Monica belied her $77 winning-odds to take out the Group 1 Sistema Railway (1200m) at Ellerslie on New Year’s Day. In a gutsy...

New Year’s Day 2019: Betting strategy and racing tips

IT’S New Year’s Day and the team at Horse Betting is wishing all our readers a happy and prosperous 2019. In our own inimitable style...

Cup-winning colours of Jezabeel back in action

Memories of Jezabeel’s Group 1 Auckland Cup (3200m) triumph will be rekindled when her colours are in action at Ellerslie on Tuesday, exactly 21 years...

Rising rookie Ryan Elliot bags Ellerslie treble

One of the budding stars of the New Zealand riding ranks took the honours at Ellerslie’s Barfoot & Thompson Jockeys’ World Cup on Thursday night...

Bradley deflects credit for Group One milestone

Michelle Bradley still struggles to believe she has landed her first Group One success as a trainer, but she doesn’t hesitate in passing on the...

Group 1 gallopers make winning trials returns

HAWKE’S Bay spring carnival star Melody Belle enjoyed a winning outing at the trials on her home track at Matamata on Tuesday and looks set...

Unorthodox path to Railway

Top Te Aroha galloper Hiflyer will take an unorthodox path to the Group 1 Sistema Railway (1200m) at Ellerslie on New Year’s Day. Hiflyer has...

Farm Boy thrills in comeback

Cambridge trainers Tim and Margaret Carter have been forced to lift their sights sooner than planned with Farm Boy after he exceeded expectations in his...

Zedeedudadeeko could shoot for jumps double

Heavy track conditions at Te Rapa could help star Wairarapa hurdler Zedeedudadeeko shoot for two big prizes this weekend. The Great Northern Hurdles (4190m) and...

Winning return for Xpression

Showcasing filly Xpression made a winning return to the track at Taupo on Wednesday when taking out the NZB Insuranace Pearl Series Race (1100m). The...

Northern focus for smart sprinter

Black type winner Astor is unlikely to be straying too far from home next season. “She’s a real 1200m horse and there are a couple...

Auckland Racing Club unveils new stables plans

The Auckland Racing Club has unveiled plans for a new stables development, further cementing its reputation as one of the best racecourses in the Southern...

Ellerslie specialist Ruud Not Too wins again

A love affair with the Ellerslie track played out again on the weekend for Cambridge galloper Ruud Not Too when she took out her fourth...
Melt

Tiley serious about Sydney for young star

Melt’s unbeaten record isn’t all that’s going on the line at Ellerslie on Saturday. The precocious daughter of Iffraaj will attempt to stretch her winning...
Start Wondering

Start Wondering set to push distance boundary

Start Wondering will be seen in a new role at his next appearance and there’s confidence it can be a starring one. New Zealand’s reigning...
Ellerslie tips

Ellerslie betting tips and form, Sunday January 14

IT’S not often Ellerslie hosts a non-twilight meeting on a Sunday, but that’s the case this week. We have free racing tips, form and updated...
Ellerslie tips

Group 1 racing tips at Ellerslie, Monday January 1

THE Group 1 Railway Stakes is on the card at Ellerslie this Monday. We have tips for the featuring sprinting race and also the Rich...
Ellerslie tips

Ellerslie market movers, Friday December 29

ELLERSLIE hosts a quality card on the second day of the summer carnival and the big bets have been placed. Following where the money has...
Ellerslie tips

Ellerslie form and free betting tips, December 29

RACING at Ellerslie is back for the second day of the Christmas carnival and we have free tips, form and odds for all the feature...
Ellerslie tips

Form, odds and free tips for Ellerslie, December 26

BOXING day racing at Ellerslie is a long tradition in New Zealand and it’s one of their premier meetings of the year. The Group 1...