The sabbatical being taken by champion Canterbury trainers Mark Purdon and Natalie Rasmussen has become very real.
A high-rolling Christchurch punter experienced the vagaries of betting when he made New Zealand’s biggest wager on greyhounds this year at Addington - and lost.
New Zealand’s most successful ever horse racing stable in Canterbury is being disbanded in news that will stun the industry.
A year on from producing the pinnacle of her trainers’ career, Dee And Gee prepares to defend her New Zealand Cup crown without the woman who dotes on her the most.
A grey gelding named to honour late New Brighton rugby stalwart Ceddy Smith has rekindled his widow’s love of horses after she was surprised to be gifted a part share.
Canterbury trainers Mark Purdon and Natalie Rasmussen took a chance with Self Assured and it paid off on Tuesday.
People have been flooding into Addington Raceway for the New Zealand Trotting Cup - here are some of the photos.
Trainer Ray Green, 75, will have his first ever starter in a New Zealand Trotting Cup at Addington today.
Richie McCaw gave two WW2 veterans a ride to Addington Raceway in his helicopter today - dropping them off in front of thousands of Cup Day racegoers.
Copy That has come in for some massive support as the excitement builds to tomorrow’s New Zealand Cup at Addington.
Victorian owners Merv and Meg Butterworth will take winning form into the New Zealand Cup after enjoying success at Ascot Park yesterday with Prince Envy.
Twilight Payment led from start to finish to claim the Melbourne Cup, handing jockey Jye McNeil a dream debut.
A Kiwi who developed New Zealand's best hope in today's Melbourne Cup says there is a very good reason Verry Elleegant can win the iconic race.
If you are organising the Melbourne Cup work place sweepstake don't offer firearms or sexual services as prizes.
Punters hoping to be at Addington Raceway for the New Zealand Trotting Cup are set to be disappointed unless they have bought tickets already.
The Kaikoura Trotting Club’s new Christchurch-based president has the pedigree and the horses to match.
A Canterbury driver has become the youngest ever reinsman to be inducted into the Addington Harness Hall of Fame.