Return to Te Rapa works for Silhouette Noire

Silhouette Noire digs deep for Trudy Thornton as she stages as form reversal at Te Rapa.
Silhouette Noire digs deep for Trudy Thornton as she stages as form reversal at Te Rapa.

Former southern racemare Silhouette Noire showed her penchant for left-handed racing when she turned her form around at Te Rapa today. more

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Return to Te Rapa works for Silhouette Noire
Sat, 02 Jul 2016
Silhouette Noire digs deep for Trudy Thornton as she stages as form reversal at Te Rapa.

Former southern racemare Silhouette Noire showed her penchant for left-handed racing when she turned her form around at Te Rapa today. more

Leeds gives Breslin a boost ahead of surgery
Sat, 02 Jul 2016

Leeds boosted the spirits of his sidelined trainer Mike Breslin with success at Te Rapa to show he is on target for his grand final. more

Ritchie predicts bright future for Te Rapa winner
Sat, 02 Jul 2016
Bella Gioia (Sam Weatherley) scores an impressive win at Te Rapa today.

Shaune Ritchie believes Bella Gioia can be a serious player against the best of her age group during her next preparation. more

Farr catapults into feature race territory
Sat, 02 Jul 2016
Just Got Home flies the last on the way to giving Emily Farr her first big win in the Te Whangai Romneys Hawke's Bay Hurdle.

With an almighty leap over the final fence, Just Got Home catapulted his rider Emily Farr into the record books of the Hawke's Bay Hurdle at Hastings today. more

Jumps debutants shine in Hastings opener
Sat, 02 Jul 2016
Nicochine (Gary Walsh) leads Kipkeino over the last in the opening race at Hastings today.

Nicoshine made a good job of his first start over hurdles in the opening race at Hastings today, but connections aren't making any big plans for the remainder of the winter. more

McEvoy to help launch charity bike ride for jockeys' trust
Fri, 01 Jul 2016

Kerrin McEvoy will return to the small South Australian town he put on the map with his Melbourne Cup win aboard Brew to help launch a charity bike ride in aid of the National Jockeys' Trust. more

Newitt predicts bright future for Caulfield mount Anatola
Fri, 01 Jul 2016

Craig Newitt is confident promising filly Anatola can measure up in better races than a winter handicap against her own age and sex. more

Injury rules Ramarro out
Fri, 01 Jul 2016

A paddock accident has forced Ramarro's scratching from tomorrow's Waikato meeting. more

Rosetown Joe seeks elusive win
Fri, 01 Jul 2016
Rosetown Joe will try to snap a two-year win drought when he runs at Te Aroha on Sunday.

Rosetown Joe opens a winter campaign on Sunday that can provide him with a long-overdue return to winning form. more

Mr Mor back to defend his Hawke's Bay Steeplechase title
Fri, 01 Jul 2016
Mr Mor won last year's Hawke's Bay Steeplechase and will try to defend his title tomorrow.

Wanganui trainer Evan Rayner can see no reason why Mr Mor can't achieve back-to-back wins in tomorrow's Animal Health Direct Hawke's Bay Steeplechase at Hastings. more

Punting News

Waikato Preview
Sat, 02 Jul 2016

Bugle Call is the one to beat in race 10. more

Hawke's Bay Preview
Sat, 02 Jul 2016

Sultan Of Swing is the one to beat in race 10. more

Waverley Preview
Fri, 01 Jul 2016

Vergara is the one to beat in race nine. more

Otago Preview
Thu, 30 Jun 2016

Cape Kraken is the one to beat in race four. more

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Waikato market movers Sat, 02 Jul 2016 10:38AM

Mike Brown

Movement race one, Dallas opened $12 Final Field win odds and now $9, also Bella Gioia $6.50 to $5. Race two Maestro Tom is $5.50 to $5. Elusive Gold has firmed in race three from $3.20 to $3. Race... more

Hawke's Bay market movers Sat, 02 Jul 2016 10:27AM

Mike Brown

Support race one for Likewise, opened $19 Final Field win odds and now $18. Race two Platinum Song is $8 to $7. Money race three for San Pedro, in from $7 to $6. Race six Banteneighty is $8 to $7.... more

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Myers lines up powerful quartet in Hawke's Bay jumps features
Thu, 30 Jun 2016
Versatile jumper Sea King looks set for the Te Whangai Romneys Hawkes Bay Hurdles on Saturday

Wanganui trainer Kevin Myers has been an unstoppable force in jumps racing this winter, and he has four strong chances of adding to that success tomorrow (Saturday) on Hawke's Bay's biggest jumping day... more

Is versatility a more frequent stallion attribute these days?
Thu, 30 Jun 2016
Darci Brahma who this season has produced some good winter performers

Like Britain, New Zealand has traditionally paid more respect to soft-track-oriented stallions than, say, Australia. The reason of course is that, again like Britain, New Zealand is very likely to provide... more

Breeders' Crown test for Ray's boys
Thu, 30 Jun 2016
Vasari is in line for a trip to the Breeders' Crown

Ray Green and Lincoln Farms principal John Street will make a final decision in the next 10 days whether they'll tackle the rich Breeders' Crown Final series in Victoria... more

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