A tactically brilliant front running drive from Samantha Ottley saw Rocki Warrior win today’s Tuapeka Cup at Forbury Park. Ottley rated the 7yr-old, trained by her mother Denise, to perfection in...
Westwood Beach flyer Eamon Maguire has a big task that starts in tomorrow’s Tuapeka Cup at Forbury Park.
Her majesty is back in the South.
The old days are officially over, writes Jonny Turner.
Victory in tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup would turn the bizarre into the beautiful for Kiwi mare Bonneval.
With just 11 horses engaged at yesterday’s Wingatui jumpouts, the odds were against those present witnessing the next Redzel speeding across the turf.
The end of this year’s jumps racing season earlier this month marked the completion of a remarkable siring effort from beyond the grave by former White Robe Lodge stallion ...
Injury has ruled unbeaten filly The Precious One out of next month’s New Zealand 1000 Guineas at Riccarton.
The Otago Racing Club is celebrating a major victory after having the recent downgrade of the White Robe Lodge Handicap from group 3 to listed status reversed.
The withdrawal of the Southland Racing Club from Gallop South has prompted major changes to thoroughbred administration in the province.
Punters doing their form on Southland harness racing meetings could lay claim to being the most well-informed bettors in the country.
The odds are stacking up against one of New Zealand's most talented horses.
The decision to send mares to leading sire Darci Brahma paid off for well-known Southland breeders the Dennis Brothers at Winton yesterday.
Trainer Murray Baker has poured cold water on rumours that Bonneval’s Caulfield Cup campaign has been devastated by injury.
Westwood Beach pacer Titan Banner cemented his New Zealand Cup chances with a crushing win in yesterday’s Methven Cup.
It will not be just Titan Banner who will line up in tomorrow’s Methven Cup with blinkers on.
Smart pair Sensei and Our Teddy Boy proved they have only got better with age by winning their first 3yr-old starts at Timaru yesterday.
Bonneval’s unbeaten record in Australia will be on the line tomorrow in the Caulfield Stakes (2000m), her last race-day tune-up for the $A3million ($NZ3.3million) Caulfield Cup.
Racing is the home of the bizarre and the beautiful, something this column observes regularly, writes Jonny Turner.
Quality racemare Aspen Lass has a chance to reward trainer Terri Rae’s patience when she steps out at Timaru today.