Matt Smith

Racing: Well-bred filly in White Robe draft likely to turn heads

White Robe Lodge will take three colts to the select sale at Karaka in late January - but it's the sole filly in the North Taieri stud's draft that could capture the attention.

Racing: Out of sulky, into saddle

Racing: Out of sulky, into saddle

The sight of riders sitting on top of trotters could be more prevalent in the next few years.

Racing: Hill looks to big features

Racing: Hill looks to big features

Brendon Hill is understandably excited about the future of Dalton Bromac.

Racing: Negus confident about pair

Racing: Negus confident about pair

Several questions will hopefully be answered for Bruce Negus when he takes Quick As A Trick and Delightful Dash to Timaru tomorrow.

Racing: Rockin Cullen can repeat win

Racing: Rockin Cullen can repeat win

Try not to get caught up in the barrier draws in tonight's heat of the Forbury Park sprint series.

Racing: Heavy track Rudkin's only concern

Racing: Heavy track Rudkin's only concern

There should be no repeat of the traffic problems Karaka Jack encountered at Riccarton when the 6yr-old lines up in the open 1600m at Ascot Park today.

Racing: Good work from Cullens Spirit

Racing: Good work from Cullens Spirit

They might not look like half-brothers next to each other in the stalls but Rory Mach and Cullens Spirit had plenty in common at the Forbury Park trials yesterday.

Racing: Bradley ends gr1 drought in Guineas

A decade of waiting for another group 1 win is over for Darryl Bradley - and it could not have come in a more appropriate year.

Racing: Mungo Jerry overcomes adversity to win

Saturday's New Zealand Cup over 3200m could fairly be described as a war of attrition.

Racing: Next-best win has bonus

Racing: Next-best win has bonus

As consolations go, a victory in a group 1 race three days after the New Zealand Cup isn't bad.