Matt Smith

Racing: Precise picking

Well done to Otago racing commentator Jason Teaz, who tipped out Saturday's Pick6 in last Friday's paper.

Racing: More Midfrew magic in driver’s sights

Winning yearling-sales races behind fillies with the moniker Midfrew has worked for Oamaru driver Matthew Williamson before.

Racing: Good work expected from Passito

Racing: Good work expected from Passito

Natuzzi's owners have gone back to the well with the progeny of Coats Choice and they could be on to a winner with Passito at the Southland Racing Club's meeting at Gore today.

Racing: Handy run by Nordea Wee Thing

Racing: Handy run by Nordea Wee Thing

Nordea Wee Thing defied her name and was on her best behaviour with a handy gallop at the Wingatui jumpouts yesterday.

Victory erases memories of 44 years ago

Victory erases memories of 44 years ago

Graduate Under Fire's Waikouaiti Cup victory yesterday helped Hilderthorpe horseman Ray Beale to shrug off a memory from 44 years ago.

Morrison ends drought with heady drive

Morrison ends drought with heady drive

It was hard to work out who was happier with John Morrison's first winning drive at Waikouaiti yesterday.

Big targets ahead for Son Of Maher

Big targets ahead for Son Of Maher

Son Of Maher might have won the Dunedin Guineas on Saturday as a well-backed favourite.

Racing: The Diamond One’s win tribute to trainer

Racing: The Diamond One’s win tribute to trainer

As Claire Anderton walked towards The Diamond One after the mare's third White Robe Lodge victory at Wingatui on Saturday, she produced the understatement of the year.

Racing: Quick As A Trick to repeat cup success

Racing: Quick As A Trick to repeat cup success

A stone bruise is very much behind Quick As A Trick as he seeks his second Waikouaiti Cup tomorrow.

Snooker: Love of the game rediscovered

Snooker: Love of the game rediscovered

Bruce Cunningham has revived his love of snooker which began in a Wanganui billiards hall almost 50 years ago.