Matt Smith

Racing: Feature meeting abandoned over track concerns

Racing: Feature meeting abandoned over track concerns

The feature meeting of the Otago Racing Club's season was abandoned on Saturday due to concerns about the track after one race.

Racing: Orange notches milestone

Racing: Orange notches milestone

Rolleston reinsman Blair Orange brought up career win No 1000 when he drove Change Time to victory in race 2 at the New Zealand Metropolitan Trotting Club's meeting at Addington last night.

Racing: Armour confident

Racing: Armour confident

A quick look at B D Windermere's form line and her recent rivals should fill punters with confidence going into the Southern Belle Speed Series heat at Wyndham tomorrow.

Racing: Another mistake but Anothersuperstar still wins

An early-race gallop by Anothersuperstar was forgiven when she sprinted up the passing lane to win the c1-c3 handicap trot for Tapanui trainer Alan Shaw.

Racing: Mare digs deep for Dunn

Racing: Mare digs deep for Dunn

The mastery of Dexter Dunn was on show once again at Forbury Park last night, and this time Tisbury trainer Kirstin Barclay was the beneficiary.

Racing: Challenging step up for New Years Jay

Racing: Challenging step up for New Years Jay

She might have age on her side but New Years Jay is a relative novice compared to her rivals in the group 2 premier mares' championship at Addington tonight.

Racing: Mare due some sweet success

Racing: Mare due some sweet success

Southland mare Sucre is ready to shed the bridesmaid's tag and deliver a farewell present to her jockey at the same time at Wingatui tomorrow.

Racing matters: Toast to the Taieri legend

The sheer amount of racing in this part of the world this weekend means we won't really have the space to preview the Victoria Cup from Melton on Saturday night.

Racing: New driving tactics could be key

Racing: New driving tactics could be key

Heard The Whisper has had a change of ownership and expect a change in driving tactics at Forbury Park tonight as well.

Racing: Pacer finally getting a handle on it

A canny pair of horsemen have found the best in Algrancobowjoel.