Tag: 'NT'

NT trainer Chris Pollard takes 5 horses down to Katherine Cup Day

In the training ranks, you wouldn’t get a bigger personality than Top End trainer Chris Pollard. He has resided in Darwin for some 20 years...

Leading NT jockey Jarrod Todd unlikely to forget 2021/22 season

He is the leading jockey in the Top End and has enjoyed a successful period in recent times, but Jarrod Todd is unlikely to forget...
Katherine Turf Club racing news

Katherine Cup Day expected to draw thousands this Saturday

After the hysteria and excitement of the recent Darwin Cup Carnival, the action in the Top End resumes on Saturday with the annual Katherine Cup...
Darwin trainer Phil Cole

Roughly maturing nicely with back-to-back wins for Cole

It’s not very often that a 10-year-old wins back-to-back races, but the Phil Cole-trained Roughly achieved the feat on Saturday during the Alice Springs Turf...
Ianish Luximon

Luximon enjoying life in Alice Springs

Apprentice jockey Ianish Luximon has been a breath of fresh air since arriving in Alice Springs late last year. The 24-year-old from Mauritius is enjoying...

Emotional roller-coaster for Sonja Wiseman leading into race day

Not only has it been a dramatic 12 months for Darwin-based jockey Sonja Wiseman, but the past week has also proved to be an emotional...
Living The Dream wins Metric Mile

2022 Darwin Cup preview & best bets | Andrew O’Toole | Craig Sant

The feature attraction on the massive 10-event program is the $200,000 Great Northern Darwin Cup (2050m), the Darwin Turf Club’s and Northern Territory racing’s biggest...

Unstoppable Gary Clarke wins the Palmerston Sprint with Syncline

He is just proving unstoppable. Champion Top End trainer Gary Clarke won his fourth Darwin Cup Carnival feature on Saturday when the incredibly consistent Syncline...
Darwin racing tips

Darwin Cup race day betting preview & best bets | Monday, 1/8/22

The final day of the 2022 Darwin Cup Carnival will be held Monday, August 1st where 10 races will be run and won. Northern Territory...

Duo Shiers & Halter look to improve on Alice Springs Cup Carnival

The final day of the Alice Springs Cup Carnival on May 1, Eastwood & I Am The Fox finished second in the two feature races....

Dick Leech attempts to secure second win in the Palmerston Sprint

NT trainer Dick Leech has enjoyed continued success over the years, regardless if it’s at Darwin’s Fannie Bay or Alice Springs’ Pioneer Park. He will...

Gary Clarke cleans up on Day 6 of 2022 Darwin Cup Carnival

Not only did leading Top End trainer Gary Clarke land a winning treble at Fannie Bay on Wednesday, but he also made it three feature...
Alice Springs preview

Alice Springs betting preview, tips & top odds | Sunday, 24/7/22

Pioneer Park will be hosting a five race card on Sunday afternoon and our Northern Territory specialist brings you the race-by-race betting preview with the...

Tsaikos hopeful of more success during Darwin Cup Carnival

Stan Tsaikos is not giving up the ghost as he looks to help trainer Terry Gillett claim another trainer's premiership in the top end as...
Robert Gulberti

WA trainer looking for more Darwin Cup Carnival success

If he had the opportunity, Broome trainer Robert Gulberti would take horses to the Darwin Cup Carnival every year. Who could blame him after winning...
Alice Springs preview

Alice Springs betting preview, tips & top odds | Sunday, 17/7/22

Pioneer Park will be hosting a five race card on Sunday afternoon and our Northern Territory specialist brings you the race-by-race betting preview with the...
Valentina Star wins Rose Bowl

Super Sonja Wiseman rides winning quartet at Darwin

This time last year, Sonja Wiseman's future was in doubt after a race fall at Fannie Bay. On Wednesday, she rode four winners on Day...
Neil Dyer racing news

Dyer celebrates from afar as Kaonic wins Bridge Toyota Cup

Kyneton trainer Neil Dyer celebrated victory in the $50,000 Bridge Toyota Cup (1600m) at Darwin with Kaonic on Wednesday from the comforts of his lounge...
Chloe Baxter with First Crusade

Baxter breaks training maiden with First Crusade at Darwin

She only has one horse in her stable and only recently acquired her owner-trainer licence, but Darwin trainer Chloe Baxter celebrated success for the first...
NT trainer Tayarn Halter

Triple thrill for Halter on Chief Minister’s Cup Day at Darwin

The Tayarn Halter stable has enjoyed continued success in the past 12 months, and the team had even more reason to celebrate after landing a...

Gary Clarke seals another feature win in the Darwin Cup Carnival

Gary Clarke, the Top End’s dominant trainer for the past decade, made it two Darwin Cup Carnival feature wins in as many weeks when Playoffs...
Our Destrier wins Adelaide River Cup

Victorian raider Our Destrier to tune up for Darwin Cup

After an imposing debut victory in the Northern Territory in early June, Victorian raider Our Destrier continues his progress towards the $200,000 Great Northern Darwin...
NT trainer Gary Clarke

Playoffs set for Darwin Cup audition at Fannie Bay

After landing the $75,000 Darwin Guineas (1600m) last weekend with Wolfburn, champion Top End trainer Gary Clarke now has the $200,000 Darwin Cup (2050m) in...
SA trainer Kym Healy

Kym Healy goes north again for Darwin Cup Carnival

South Australian trainer Kym Healy has headed to the Northern Territory for a number of years to support the Darwin and Alice Springs Cup carnivals,...
Jade Hampson racing news

Hampson continues rapid rise with Alice Springs treble

She only debuted as an apprentice jockey in the Northern Territory in April, but the rise of Jade Hampson only continues. The 18-year-old created another...