Tag: 'Opie Bosson'

Opie Bosson

Bosson stranded by Auckland barrier

This week’s Waikato race meetings look likely to go ahead without leading jockey Opie Bosson after changes to the Auckland-Waikato border area have locked him...
Sword Of State

Sword in healthy state

Last season’s outstanding juvenile Sword Of State was back in action at the Cambridge trials on Tuesday, where he finished second under a hold over...
Sword Of State

Spring in steps of star gallopers

Group One targets await stablemates Probabeel and Sword Of State in Australia later this year and they took their first serious steps this afternoon toward...
Amarelinha

Bosson raring to go in new season

Champion New Zealand rider Opie Bosson is champing at the bit to get back in the saddle as he prepares himself for the new racing...
Signora Nera

Bosson racking up frequent flyer points

Opie Bosson is in danger of catching a chill from the amount of times he is dipping in-between New Zealand’s cold winter and Queensland’s summer-like...
Yatton

Moroney watching Queensland raiders from home

Michael Moroney will have to watch his Queensland contenders over the next week on a screen at home after being caught up in Melbourne’s COVID-19...
Melody Belle

Bosson farewells Melody Belle

Opie Bosson knows the time is right for Melody Belle to stop racing. But it didn’t mean he wasn’t affected by it. Melody Belle ended...
Tofane

Tofane to reunite with Bosson

The last time Tofane was ridden by top Kiwi hoop Opie Bosson they won a Group One, and trainer Michael Moroney is hoping the pair...
Melody Belle

Stellar career drawing to a close

Tuesday morning began a series of lasts for 14-time Group One winner Melody Belle. The six-year-old mare had her final gallop at the Gold Coast...
Melody Belle

Melody Belle vulnerable for Hollindale: Richards

Reigning New Zealand horse of the year Melody Belle will embark on the first steps of her final racing journey at the Gold Coast on...
Glen Boss and Sir Dragonet

Punt Drunk: Opie & Bossy locked in for Brisbane Winter Carnival

Punt Drunk catches you up with some of the top stories in racing from the last 24 hours, including two big jockey bookings for the...
Melody Belle

Bosson to reunite with Melody Belle

Melody Belle will end her racing career with a familiar face on her back. With the trans-Tasman travel bubble coming into effect last Monday, Kiwi...
Avantage

Johnson delighted with Group One pick-up ride

A lot can change in a week and the misfortune of the races being abandoned mid program at Te Aroha has resulted in leading jockey...
Amarelinha

Sydney sojourn for Bosson

Star filly Amarelinha has given champion jockey Opie Bosson just the confidence boost he was looking for ahead of a trip to Sydney to partner...
Daqiansweet Junior

Baker-Forsman unleash promising 3YO stayers

Cambridge trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman landed an early double at Pukekohe on Wednesday, with promising three-year-olds Daqiansweet Junior and Granados both scoring over...
Amarelinha

Amarelinha brilliant in New Zealand Oaks victory

Talented three-year-old Amarelinha gave her rivals a galloping lesson as she claimed a brilliant victory in the Group 1 Al Basti Equiworld Dubai New Zealand...
Amarelinha

Bosson eyes fifth win in New Zealand Oaks with Amarelinha

Opie Bosson will chase a fifth win in Saturday’s Group 1 Al Basti Equiworld Dubai New Zealand Oaks (2400m), a race he has only ridden...
Sword Of State

Bosson puts rivals to the sword in Sistema Stakes

Quality two-year-old Sword Of State and rider Opie Bosson made it a one-horse affair at Ellerslie on Saturday when they blitzed their rivals in the...
Amarelinha

Te Akau Racing enjoy black type bonanza at Ellerslie

Punters who thought the result of the Group 3 McKee Family Sunline Vase (2100m) was a foregone conclusion when installing glamour filly Amarelinha a red-hot...
Avantage

Avantage secures eighth Group One victory

Avantage continued her march into the realms of super stardom when she made it career Group One number eight with a gritty win in the...
Avantage

Super seven for Avantage in Te Rapa sprint feature

In what most pundits deemed a match race between Avantage and Levante, it was marvellous mare Avantage who triumphed as she made it seven career...
Melody Belle

History making day in the offing for Te Akau

Champion trainer Jamie Richards is hoping he will witness history being made at Te Rapa on Saturday when Melody Belle contests the Group 1 Herbie...
Melody Belle

Melody Belle Equals Sunline’s Group 1 Record

Outstanding mare Melody Belle has resumed with a victory in the Thorndon Mile to equal the record for most Group One wins by a New...

Punt Drunk : Mystic Journey Set For Wild Card At All Star Mile!

Punt Drunk | Tuesday December 19 2021 Tuesday, we meet again! We have a love hate relationship, yet you turn up and we still find...
On The Bubbles

On The Bubbles produces champagne performance

Te Akau Racing’s challenge for supremacy in the $1m DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) later this month was strengthened at Ellerslie on Sunday...