With the country’s biggest day in harness racing on Tuesday we continue our Canterbury sporting icon series with a man who has driven his way to more New Zealand Trotting Cup wins at Addington than...
A Kiwi jockey who was banned and fined for whipping his horse in today's Melbourne Cup says he's devastated he couldn't win the race for his family
Anyone organising the office Melbourne Cup sweepstake is being warned by authorities to stick to the rules - or face hefty consequences.
Next month's New Zealand Trotting Cup Day at Addington Raceway will be a nervous time for Canterbury's new race caller, Matthew Cross.
Last season's two wins from two starts will be a hard act to follow for Rangiora trainer Glenn Gillard and his talented mare Sky Vale.
Three people with a special connection to the Melbourne Cup were among the first to greet the most sought-after prize in Australasian racing when it arrived at Wingatui last night.