Tag: 'Trentham'


Outovstock causes Manawatu Classic upset

The Chad Ormsby-trained Outovstock has produced a strong finishing burst to overpower his rivals in the Group 3 Manawatu Classic at Trentham.

Apostrophe justifies favouritism in Trentham Group 3 triumph

The Roger James and Robert Wellwood stable picked up another black-type feature when Apostrophe claimed victory in the Group 3 Manawatu Breeders’ Stakes.

Nereus proves too strong in Awapuni Gold Cup

Shaune Ritchie & Colm Murray continued an outstanding season with their stayers when up-and-coming star Nereus powered home to win the Group 2 Awapuni Gold...
Move To Strike

Move To Strike claims Group 1 Manawatu Sires’ Produce Stakes

The highly touted Move To Strike came with a powerful late burst to capture the Group 1 Manawatu Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Trentham.
Full Force

Connections hoping the force is with them at Trentham

Full Force fitted a formula that vendor Kilgravin Lodge has previously enjoyed success with and that process could take them to the highest level this...

Three-pronged Flying Handicap defence for Sharrock

New Plymouth trainer Allan Sharrock will saddle three runners in his bid for back-to-back victories in the Listed Flying Handicap at Trentham on Saturday.

Our Echo looking to go back-to-back at Trentham

Canterbury sprinter Our Echo will make the trip across the Cook Strait once more this week to take his place at Trentham on Saturday.

Pike all smiles with Group 1 contender

Tony Pike is confident of another bold showing on Saturday from Archaic Smile at Trentham where she has already enjoyed black type success.
Savaglee - Matamata Slipper

Savaglee primed for season finale

Exciting youngster Savaglee will be hoping to end his juvenile season this Saturday the way he started it, winning at Trentham.

Nereus to chase black-type success

Stakes targets are beckoning Shaune Ritchie and Colm Murray's exciting gelding Nereus following his win over a mile at Trentham on Saturday afternoon.

Hi Yo Sass Bomb wins Cuddle Stakes at Trentham

Saturday’s Group 3 Cuddle Stakes (1600m) at Trentham delivered multiple milestones for the connections of Taranaki mare Hi Yo Sass Bomb.
Grail Seeker

Grail Seeker wins Group 2 Wellington Guineas

Kyle Wilson-Taylor has made his first visit to New Zealand a memorable one by guiding Grail Seeker to a hollow victory in the Group 2...

Pulchritudinous claims Group 1 New Zealand Oaks

Warren Kennedy has steered the Chad Ormsby-trained Pulchritudinous to Group 1 New Zealand Oaks (2400m) glory at Trentham.
Tokyo Tycoon

Enigmatic Tycoon tackles Wellington Guineas

Te Akau Racing is hoping to see Tokyo Tycoon back at his brilliant best in the Group 2 Wellington Guineas (1400m) at Trentham on Saturday.
Irish Legacy

Irish Legacy to continue stellar 3YO run for Kingsclere

Roger James & Robert Wellwood have enjoyed a great summer with their three-year-olds, and they are hoping the Group 2 Wellington Guineas brings more success.
Cupid's Arrow

Queensland jockey to ride for Wexford in Trentham features

A friendship formed during the Queensland winter carnival has paved the way for Brisbane jockey Kyle Wilson-Taylor to make his New Zealand debut at Trentham.

Forsman positive with trio ahead of Oaks

Andrew Forsman will attempt to recreate the performance of a former stable star with his trio of fillies in this Saturday’s Group 1 Dubai New...
Witz End

Trentham track to favour Witz End

Tony Pike believes the big, roomy Trentham track will suit his promising three-year-old Witz End down to the ground in Saturday’s Group 2 Wellington Guineas.
Justin Evans

Evans living childhood dream

Phantom calling races in his bedroom is a key memory for Justin Evans, and he is now able to live out his lifelong dream of...

Brave Naxos ready for another spirited display

The well-related Naxos may lack size but possesses a determined nature that was emphasised when successful at the first time of asking last month at...

Imwonderfultonight set to strike in Lightning Handicap

Imwonderfultonight has been a standout performer for Sam Mynott this season and she is hoping her mare can be rewarded with victory in the Lightning...
Is That So

Trentham a proven fit for Isdale’s sprinter

Clinton Isdale will beat a familiar and successful path to Wellington this week with his under-rated sprinter Is That So.
Hi Yo Sass Bomb

Taranaki mare seeking maiden stakes win

Hi Yo Sass Bomb's trainer Kim Reid is hoping she can go one better after her last start second in the Group 3 Cuddle Stakes...
He's A Doozy

He’s A Doozy returns to winning ways at Trentham

A return to the scene of his greatest win has worked wonders for He’s A Doozy, who burst back into form with victory in Saturday’s...

Marroni set for Trentham return

Owners Alastair Lawrence and John Rattray, of Bonneval fame, have had success sending horses to trainer Simon Wilson, and Marroni is the latest to do...