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Te Akau stars enjoying deserved time out

Te Akau stars enjoying deserved time out

By Dennis Ryan

The lush autumn grass of Te Akau Stud is a far cry from the cut and thrust of Australian Group One racing, but it’s all that matters right now to ...

 
Hinsley signs off four decades at Phar Lap Raceway

Hinsley signs off four decades at Phar Lap Raceway

By Dennis Ryan

Timaru’s Washdyke racecourse is synonymous with some of the iconic names in New Zealand and Australian racing history, however it’s now timely to ...

 
More eyes on racing thanks to Trackside revamp

More eyes on racing thanks to Trackside revamp

By Cameron Rodger

As we near the one-year anniversary of the beginning of our strategic partnership, I’m reminded that a lot can happen in a year. We’ve worked ...

 
Emotions high as Belclare brings down the curtain with repeat Breeders’ Stakes

Emotions high as Belclare brings down the curtain with repeat Breeders’ Stakes

By Michelle Saba

Emotions were running high at Ellerslie last Saturday as the classy racemare Belclare brought the curtain down on her domestic career with a second ...

 
Paddington set to continue proud shuttle tradition at Windsor Park

Paddington set to continue proud shuttle tradition at Windsor Park

By Dennis Ryan

A pattern of success led by Montjeu and High Chaparral is a good fit for the combined forces of Coolmore and Windsor Park in identifying the ...

 
Luck goes Burgie’s way at last for White Robe team

Luck goes Burgie’s way at last for White Robe team

By Dennis Ryan

With 400 metres left to run in Saturday’s Gr. 3 Valachi Downs South Island Thoroughbred Breeders’ Stakes, Brian Anderton had visions of yet ...

 
Entain set to power career pathways as major partner of New Zealand Equine Academy

Entain set to power career pathways as major partner of New Zealand Equine Academy

By Dennis Ryan

A multi-year partnership announced today will see Entain Australia and New Zealand (operators of the TAB) become a major partner of the New Zealand ...

 
Landmark win for Reid as underdogs shine on Oaks Day

Landmark win for Reid as underdogs shine on Oaks Day

By Richard Edmunds

All but one of the feature races on New Zealand Oaks Day at Trentham on Saturday were won by trainers outside the top 40 on the premiership, ...

 
Marsh savours another big day out at Ellerslie

Marsh savours another big day out at Ellerslie

By Dennis Ryan

Stephen Marsh doesn’t get hung up about running a distant second in the past five New Zealand trainers’ premierships. And why should he when ...

 
El Vencedor lives up to early prediction

El Vencedor lives up to early prediction

By Michelle Saba

A prophecy made about El Vencedor by his trainer Stephen Marsh in 2021 appears to be coming true.Back then when the horse was an unraced ...