Matt Smith

Racing: Kiwi Focus wins final the hard way

Racing: Kiwi Focus wins final the hard way

Kiwi Focus earned her Golden Girls finals win the hard way at Forbury Park last night but, for her breeders, it was a nice way to see their mare come full circle.

Racing: Whole lot of Williamsons

It's been quite a month for the well-known and popular Williamson family of Oamaru.

Racing: Knights want third title

Geoff and Jude Knight are not waving the white flag just yet in defence of their winter claiming series title at Forbury Park tonight.

Racing: Full of energy

Racing: Full of energy

Supercharged clears the second hurdle in the straight on the first circuit, ahead of Jachil in the Noel Welsh Memorial hurdle at Wingatui yesterday.

Racing: A day of firsts at Wingatui

Racing: A day of firsts at Wingatui

Winter meetings often throw up a few firsts and the Otago Racing Club's final meeting of the season at Wingatui yesterday was no different.

Racing: Purdon eyes NSW spoils

Mark Purdon will look to add to his stunning season when he lines up four good chances at New South Wales Breeders Challenge day at Menangle on Sunday.

Racing: Kennedy joins the ranks

Racing: Kennedy joins the ranks

Just the small matter of 330 wins separate Terry Kennedy's two jockeys in the amateur riders' rating 65 1600m at Wingatui today.

Racing: Tyler plotting Winter Cup path

Racing: Tyler plotting Winter Cup path

Kelvin Tyler is trying to figure out the ideal timeline for Timy Tyler after the gelding's Amberley Cup win at Riccarton on Saturday.

Racing: Clash of the codes

Once again, the mysterious dates committee handed us a double-header yesterday with Oamaru gallops during the day and Forbury Park at night.

Racing: Weight drop to suit Hexie Hao

Racing: Weight drop to suit Hexie Hao

A drop down the weight scale could be just what Hexie Hao is after in tomorrow's $25,000 Amberley Cup at Riccarton.