Wood nails Singapore audition

Tom Wood called race two at Kranji last Friday.
Tom Wood called race two at Kranji last Friday.

Talented young Kiwi race caller Tom Wood has made a fleeting visit to Singapore to audition for a vacant commentator's role with the Singapore Turf Club. more

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Mon, 26 Sep 2016

The careers of two trainers have been decimated by their cobalt disqualifications and ongoing appeals, a hearing has heard. more

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Mon, 26 Sep 2016

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Wood nails Singapore audition
Mon, 26 Sep 2016
Tom Wood called race two at Kranji last Friday.

Talented young Kiwi race caller Tom Wood has made a fleeting visit to Singapore to audition for a vacant commentator's role with the Singapore Turf Club. more

Tiley puts Midnight Gossip on Guineas path
Mon, 26 Sep 2016
Talented filly Midnight Gossip is likely to begin her 1000 Guineas campaign at Te Rapa on Friday.

Pukekohe trainer Nigel Tiley is optimistic that Midnight Gossip can measure up over 1600 metres against the best of her age group. more

Volkstok'n'barrell builds towards return
Mon, 26 Sep 2016
Three-time Group One winner Volkstok'n'barrell will compete in weight-for-age features through the summer.

Triple Group One winner Volkstok'n'barrell is in outstanding order ahead of his upcoming weight-for-age campaign. more

Flemington next for Oaks-bound Kiwi filly
Mon, 26 Sep 2016

Eleonora's path to the Gr. 1 VRC Oaks has been confirmed. more

Sacred Elixir in top order
Mon, 26 Sep 2016

Sacred Elixir has come through his impressive victory in Saturday's Gr. 3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude in fine style. more

Extreme Choice gallops at Moonee Valley
Mon, 26 Sep 2016

Blue Diamond Stakes winner Extreme Choice has continued preparations for his return in the Gr. 1 Moir Stakes with a gallop at Moonee Valley. more

Melbourne Cup contender unplaced at Nakayama
Mon, 26 Sep 2016

Former Melbourne Cup favourite Curren Mirotic has finished ninth in a Group Two race at Nakayama, his final lead-up ahead of his planned trip to Australia. more

War Affair makes triumphant comeback in Singapore
Mon, 26 Sep 2016
War Affair (Danny Beasley) holds on to beat Majestic Moments at Kranji. Photo: Singapore Turf Club.

Star New Zealand-bred galloper War Affair made a triumphant return to the winners' circle in Singapore last night. more

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Te Aroha Preview
Sun, 25 Sep 2016

Dougie is improved for his last start and is the one to beat in race eight. more

Taranaki Preview
Sat, 24 Sep 2016

New York Minute drops in grade in race five and is the one to beat. more

Auckland Preview
Sat, 24 Sep 2016

The Soultaker is the one to beat in race seven. more

Gore Preview
Fri, 23 Sep 2016

Flying Sardine is the one to beat in race four. more

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