Matt Smith

Racing: Sire has performance, pedigree

Racing: Sire has performance, pedigree

Speed is coming to White Robe Lodge in the form of new stallion Ghibellines.

Rugby: First goal achieved

The Mt Aspiring College First XV achieved one of its season goals after a 22-21 win over Kavanagh College in Wanaka.

Racing: Oamaru track lives up to reputation

Racing: Oamaru track lives up to reputation

A firm track at Oamaru yesterday proved to be just what several horses were looking for.

Racing: Mixed bag for Otago

Otago-trained horses have been handed a mixed bag of starting positions following the barrier draws for the Harness Jewels at Ashburton next Saturday.

Racing: Win for apprentices' horse

It was appropriate Owe The Ransom's long-awaited maiden win came with apprentice jockey Doni Prastiyou aboard at Oamaru yesterday.

Racing: Claim to make difference

Racing: Claim to make difference

Weight relief in the form of Jake Lowry should give two hardy gallopers a helping hand at Oamaru today.

Racing: Wingatui sees meetings

Back on track

It's a good outcome for everyone in Otago racing with the clearance for Wingatui to be used for a race meeting on May 31.

Racing: Record all his own

Racing: Record all his own

Hyde horseman Mick Prendergast edged ahead of the late John Burgess as the oldest winning driver in New Zealand history when he took the passing lane at Forbury Park with Holdon Toyaspurs last night to win the c1 trot.

Athletics: Sutton planning 24hr test run around inlet

Barring the Antarctic, Andersons Bay Inlet in June might be as far away as you can get weather-wise from Death Valley in July.

Wingatui track given all-clear

Wingatui track given all-clear

Racing will resume at Wingatui on May 31 after the track was given the all-clear following four jumpout heats yesterday.