A big increase in jumpers left the Otago Racing Club between
a rock and a hard place for tomorrow's meeting at Wingatui.
Tomahawk trainer Nora Bishop is starting to make a habit of
winning at Forbury Park.
reporter Matt Smith talks to Matthew and Brad Williamson
ahead of the Harness Jewels in Ashburton this weekend
The group 1 memories of Pembrook's Delight still linger long
in Geoff Knight's mind.
Now that Springbank Eden has made the 3yr-old ruby field, it
is great to see six contenders from within the greater Otago
region lining up at the Harness Jewels tomorrow.
At first glance, Westwood Beach trainer Graeme Anderson might
rue the two second-line draws he has been handed at Ashburton
Brad Williamson has one simple plan with Father Christmas in
Saturday's group 1 Harness Jewels 4yr-old ruby division at
Ashburton - follow that horse.
Katiki trainer Ricky Allen describes himself as ‘‘just a
battler from the beach''.
Speed is coming to White Robe Lodge in the form of new
It was appropriate Owe The Ransom's long-awaited maiden win
came with apprentice jockey Doni Prastiyou aboard at Oamaru
A firm track at Oamaru yesterday proved to be just what
several horses were looking for.
Otago-trained horses have been handed a mixed bag of starting
positions following the barrier draws for the Harness Jewels
at Ashburton next Saturday.
report Matt Smith gives his racing tips for the weekend.
Sage in full flight as she wins the second heat of the
Forbury Sprint Series at Forbury Park last night.
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.
Weight relief in the form of Jake Lowry should give two hardy
gallopers a helping hand at Oamaru today.
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