Tag: 'Matamata'

Horse Racing History: Today in Racing 23rd January

This day 23rd January in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...
Peter Moody

Matamata gives Peter Moody a second winner

After four years on the training sidelines, Peter Moody has landed a second winner with Matamata winning at Moe, his third runner back.
Yourdeel

Richards ready to unleash Yourdeel at Manawatu Sires’ Produce Stakes

Matamata trainer Jamie Richards said he has no reason not to give even-money favourite Yourdeel his chance to complete his set of domestic Group One...

Matamata trainers hold strong Te Rapa hand

The Matamata training combination of Graham Richardson and Gavin Parker will take a select team of four horses to Te Rapa on Saturday, with all...

McKay favours Cavallo Veloce

Jockey Shaun McKay has elected to ride Cavallo Veloce over stablemate Langkawi in the Group 3 Bonecrusher Stakes (1400m) at Ellerslie on Saturday. “It’s been...

Chance for Soroc to go out in style

The versatile Soroc will close out an already successful campaign when he runs at Matamata on Wednesday. The lightly-raced five-year-old has two wins and two...

Byzantine posts poignant win at Matamata

Emotions ran high in the Matamata birdcage after Byzantine won Wednesday’s two-year-old event in the hands of Opie Bosson. Jockeys wore black armbands in respect...
Hello M'Lady

Prendergast welcomes Cuddle challenge

Talented Matamata galloper Hello M’Lady is poised to hand trainer Vicki Prendergast the biggest win of her career in Saturday’s Gr.3 Wentwood Grange Cuddle Stakes...
Jacob McKay

Improving 2YO ready for action

Mighty Connor has made good progress ahead of his debut on his home track at Matamata. The well-related Sebring youngster won his latest trial last...
Araldo Junior

Newcomer on target for Cup

Life in New Zealand is agreeing with the well-travelled stayer Araldo Junior. He hasn’t missed a beat since arriving at the Matamata stable of trainers...
Gris Dame

Talented Gris Dame aims for further black-type

Matamata trainer Jamie Richards is hoping his clock is wrong with talented Reliable Man filly Gris Dame. There might not be a sense of timing...
Lynsey Satherley

Satherley receives anniversary bonus aboard Show The World

Cambridge jockey Lynsey Satherley received a bonus wedding anniversary present when she rode Show The World to win the Listed Kaimai Stakes (2000m) at Matamata....
Endean Rose

Group One performer Endean Rose sold

Group One performer Endean Rose has been sold and won’t contest Saturday’s Listed Marks Ewen & Associates Kaimai Stakes (2000m) at Matamata. Rotorua trainer Iain...

Matamata full form & tips for Friday, January 12

MATAMATA is the host for New Zealand racing this Friday and we’re hoping the event goes forward after a number of cancellations across the Tasman....
Irish Moon

Kelso pair set for black type racing

MATAMATA training pair Bev and Ken Kelso are going into Saturday’s Counties meeting hopeful rather than confident with their two black-type contenders. They will be...
Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty makes it four straight at Matamata

PROMISING five-year-old Sleeping Beauty scored its fourth consecutive win in the Russell & Yvonne Green Memorial at Matamata on Saturday. Trained in partnership by Lance...