Monday, 20 May 2013
HORSE RACING 9:16AM
Queensland Campaign Could Be On Cards
In-form Berlusconi (Art Major x Anam Cara) could be headed for a Queensland Winter Campaign after he continued his winning ways at Addington over 1950m on Friday.
By Media PA
Monday, 22 April 2013
HORSE RACING 12:50PM
Te Awamutu-trained four-year-old Moneytree is a Cups horse in the making
By Phillip Quay in association with Brown Pennell
Te Awamutu-trained four-year-old Moneytree is a Cups horse in the making.
By Media PA
HORSE RACING 12:49PM
Linwood Announces New Sponsorship
By Phillip Quay
In association with Brown Pennell
Confirmation of a major new sponsorship from Cambridge’s Linwood Park could see the Waipa Racing Club re-introduce the Galilee Stakes to its racing calendar next season if ratified by the pattern racing review panel.
By Media PA
Friday, 27 April 2012
HORSE RACING 6:06AM
New Stallion For Linwood Park CAMBRIDGE
— Cambridge-based Linwood Park has pulled off a major stallion coup with the acquisition of Echoes of Heaven, a stakes-winning Encosta de Lago half-brother to champion Australian Sire Redoute's Choice.
Monday, 27 February 2012
HORSE RACING 3:07PM
Ambitious Campaign for HK Triple Crown?
Karaka graduate and Hong Kong's reigning Horse of the Year Ambitious Dragon roared to victory in Sunday's HK-1 Hong Kong Gold Cup (2000m) to claim the second leg of the Hong Kong Triple Crown.
HORSE RACING 2:15PM
Mufhasa (NZ) Claims Ninth Group 1 HAWKE'S BAY
— The Stephen McKee trained Mufhasa (NZ) secured his ninth Group 1 victory in Saturday's A$500,000 Group 1 Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield.
Monday, 20 February 2012
HORSE RACING 9:44AM
Seven Straight for Super Easy (NZ)
The New Zealand bred son of Darci Brahma Super Easy (NZ) maintained his unbeaten record against the older horses in Singapore last night, taking his seventh consecutive victory in the Sgp-3 Three Rings Trophy (1400m).
Wednesday, 8 February 2012
HORSE RACING 9:02AM
Joy and Fun (NZ) Dubai Bound?
Eight-year-old race veteran Joy and Fun (NZ) claimed his deserved HK-1 status in Hong Kong on Sunday night with a big win in the Chairman's Sprint Prize (1200m) giving NZ bred horses their second HK-1 title in seven days.
Friday, 3 February 2012
HORSE RACING 9:07AM
$200,000 Pair Top Strong Second Day of Select Sale AUCKLAND
— A solid pace continued on day two of New Zealand Bloodstock's Select Sale today at Karaka, with
figures holding up strongly against last year's successful edition.
Thursday, 2 February 2012
HORSE RACING 9:22AM
Pentire Filly Lights Up Select Sale Opening Session AUCKLAND
— It was a solid day's trade at the opening session of New Zealand Bloodstock's three-day Select Sale [yesterday] at Karaka, highlighted by the $170,000 Pentire filly presented as the second to last lot of the day.
Wednesday, 1 February 2012
HORSE RACING 8:39AM
$1.75m Colt Rocks Karaka Premier Sale
It was a new day in every way on the second day of New Zealand Bloodstock's Karaka Premier Sale today [31 January], with a renewed vigour ringside as the broad buying international bench stepped up a gear to compete for the remaining Premier Sale lots on offer.
Tuesday, 31 January 2012
HORSE RACING 8:59AM
Stravinsky Filly Stars on Day One at Karaka AUCKLAND
Friday, 27 January 2012
HORSE RACING 9:48AM
The Travelling Man (NZ) All Class Blue Diamond Preview
Karaka Select Sale graduate The Travelling Man (NZ) burst into Blue Diamond contention yesterday at Caulfield as he ran his opposition into the ground in the Listed MRC Blue Diamond Preview (1000m).
HORSE RACING 9:05AM
Watch the Karaka Million Broadcast in HD AUCKLAND
— Watch the Karaka Million Broadcast in HDFlying turf and the thunder of hooves - punters tuning into Trackside, TAB TV and SKY Sport 1 to catch the Karaka Million raceday at Ellerslie on Sunday will experience racing like they've never seen or heard it before when the on-course action is broadcast in full high-definition for the first time.
HORSE RACING 8:59AM
Tough Contest in G3 Desert Gold Stakes TRENTHAM
— The seventh leg of New Zealand Bloodstock's Filly of the Year Series, the $70,000 Group 3 Tiger Prawn Desert Gold Stakes (1600m), is set to take place at Trentham on Saturday, with a host of talented fillies contesting a wide open affair.
Thursday, 26 January 2012
HORSE RACING 9:02AM
Hot Karaka Million Field All Set for Sunday AUCKLAND
— The final field for the $1 million Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) (Res.L) - New Zealand's richest race -
has been finalised and the line-up is set to make this year's running one of the most exciting yet.
Wednesday, 25 January 2012
HORSE RACING 8:48AM
Karaka Million Hopefuls Take to Ellerslie AUCKLAND
— Two contenders for the $1 million Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) (Res.L) - New Zealand's richest race - got their first look at the Ellerslie track today [24 January], with kiwi ex-pats Ockham's Razor (NZ) and Sell in May (NZ) having their first gallop on home soil.
Tuesday, 24 January 2012
HORSE RACING 9:04AM
Six O'Clock News Back in Headlines TRENTHAM
— Tough Zabeel seven-year-old Six O'Clock News (NZ) has rewarded his connections' faith as he returned to winning form yesterday with a tough performance in the $70,000 Group 3 Mills Reef Winery Trentham Stakes (2100m) on Saturday.
HORSE RACING 8:47AM
Who Will Make the 2012 Karaka Million Field? TRENTHAM
— After an exciting build-up over the last few months, the field for this Sunday's $1 million Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) (Res.L) - New Zealand's richest race - will be finalised on Wednesday with nominations closing [today] 24 January, at midday.
Monday, 23 January 2012
HORSE RACING 9:58AM
Ocean Park Lashes Quality Field in G3 TRENTHAM
— The three-year-old son of Thorn Park, Ocean Park (NZ), showed that he is a colt with a big future when he lead an NZB trifecta with a stunning four-and-a-half-length victory in the Group 3 $70,000 Phil Cataldo
Bloodstock Wellington Stakes (1600m) at Trentham on Saturday.
HORSE RACING 9:28AM
Karaka Yearling Parades Open to the Public CAMBRIDGE
— Karaka Yearling Parades Open to the PublicThree of the largest vendors at the Karaka Sale Series will be conducting public parades of their Karaka 2012 yearlings in advance of selling starting Monday week.
Tuesday, 17 January 2012
HORSE RACING 8:57AM
Half-Brother to At the Heads at Karaka 2012
Racing at Flemington on Saturday saw Karaka graduates take three races on the card, including At the Heads (NZ) who won his first race at black-type level when claiming the feature $150,000 Listed Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m).