Otago Daily Times: Racing News

Crucial night for Dunn team

Crucial night for Dunn team

The national harness trainers' premiership battle is not quite over - but much will depend on the performance of Robert Dunn's team at Forbury Park tonight.

Racing: Walters wins first race over jumps

Racing: Walters wins first race over jumps

Never mind the national jockeys' premiership.

Racing: Dash a smash hit

Some harness fans will recall the 1200m harness races held at Alexandra Park six or seven years ago.

Racing: Gargamel back hurdling

Racing: Gargamel back hurdling

A former Grand National Hurdles winner is back over the smaller fences at Wingatui today as he chases future glory at the Grand National carnival in August.

Racing: Otago clubs lose race dates

Both large and small racing clubs in Otago are the casualties in next year's racing calendar as the national equine racing bodies deal with declining horse numbers.

Racing: Stud, racing duties for top trotter

Racing: Stud, racing duties for top trotter

The richly bred One Over Da Moon will be serving two roles next season.

Racing: Watch the weather for Tyler’s runners

A glance at the forecast and the track rating this morning should give punters a guide for the Kelvin Tyler-trained runners in the $30,000 Amberley Cup at Riccarton later today.

Racing: Win fillip for ailing trainer

A runaway win to Midnight Cappa at Oamaru yesterday gave Rangiora trainer Richard Ryan his second success as a trainer.

Racing: Brads Kenny in fine fettle — touch wood

Racing: Brads Kenny in fine fettle — touch wood

Phil Williamson would love to see Brads Kenny back at Forbury Park in the next fortnight or so.

Racing: New dawn for Jay

Good luck to the Wingatui connections of New Years Jay, who makes her North Island debut at Alexandra Park tonight.

Racing: Allpress, mare star at Oamaru

Racing: Allpress, mare star at Oamaru

Do not be surprised if Come Fly With Me is at Riccarton during New Zealand Cup week.

Racing: Elusive first win in reach

Racing: Elusive first win in reach

The first few hundred metres might tell the story with Satin Jitterbug as she chases that elusive maiden win at Oamaru today.

Racing: Chase on for Williamson

Racing: Chase on for Williamson

Nathan Williamson is taking a week-by-week approach to chasing down 100 driving wins for the season as he heads to Forbury Park tonight.

Racing: Moore positive about club

Racing: Moore positive about club

A new face behind the general manager's desk is not the only change at the Forbury Park Trotting Club over the next 10 days.

Racing: Talented pair team up

Racing: Talented pair team up

The Manipulator is very much the novice of tomorrow's Rangiora Winter Cup field.

Racing: Williamson notches win No 50

Racing: Williamson notches win No 50

A small salute was delivered with a trademark cheeky grin as Oamaru trainer Phil Williamson recorded his 50th winner of the season at Forbury Park last night.

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