• Racing Tips
    REINSMAN Todd McCarthy dominated with three winners, including a victory in the Group Three feature race at Saturday’s Tabcorp @ Club Menangle meeting. McCarthy won the opener with Lord Zin Zan ($8.40) who displayed a welcome return to form for Todd’s father John who trains the five-year-old. Recording his... Read more
    The name said it all . . .
    COURAGE UNDER FIRE THE DEATH of Courage Under Fire last Saturday will leave an aching void in Australasian siring ranks, particularly that of New South Wales. ‘Courage’ was recently bought as a 21-year-old by a syndicate put together by North Wagga nursery Yirribee Stud, and the signs were there... Read more
    Leeton Preview July 31: DIEBERT’S OUT TO  KEEP RECORD UP
      YANCO trainer Mal Diebert will be hoping Cams A Million’s record will read two wins from two starts following the fifth race at Leeton tonight. Starting favourite in his debut at Wagga last week, Diebert’s three-year-old gelding romped home to win by almost 17 metres, clocking a mile... Read more
    Harpley’s ‘express’ post
    JUNEE postman Bruce Harpley has driven enough good horses to know what one feels like. Harpley has put the bridle on such greats as Frith, Jofess and Greg Kelly (winner 17 of 18 starts) just to name a few. So when he says Western Ron is the best I’ve... Read more
    Preview – Globe Derby: Lady’s a gift who keeps ‘presenting’
      LARRAKEYAH LADY is the gift that keeps on giving…. That was the sentiment from prominent breeder-owner Peter Gleeson as the grand producer is poised to provide another feature winner – or two! Although no longer used as a broodmare, Larrakeyah Lady’s daughters and granddaughters are continuing her amazing... Read more
    Rixon ready to strike at Young
    EXCITING young reinsman Will Rixon will make the long drive to Young today desperate to make up for lost time. Rixon landed his first winning treble on a memorable night at Newcastle a couple of weeks ago but has missed the past couple of major meetings through a short... Read more


    July 27, 2017

    Vale: Kevin Newman 1934-2017 HARNESS RACING suffered a major blow this week with the passing of one of our greatest horsemen, Kevin Newman. His sudden death at the age of 83 has left a gaping hole in the industry as few in this sport were as loved and respected... Read more


    July 27, 2017

    PAUL MICALLEF IT’S been a big week so far for Shane and Lauren Tritton and wins by stable favourites Mach Beauty and Lombo Kotakinabalu on Saturday night at Menangle will be icing on the cake. They first of all celebrated the birth of their son Levi on Tuesday morning... Read more
    Big brother shows the way
    GRAEME WHITE BIG brother went one up on little brother when owner Andrew Harrington was successful with Lets Hope His Good at Wagga on Tuesday night. Andrew’s brother Matthew finished second as the driver of Ohokas Roman as Lets Hope His Good won his third race from 21 starts.... Read more
    BATHURST PREVIEW JULY 26: Rixon the stable to follow at Bathurst
    WINTER racing in the West comes to life this week with the Bathurst Club hosting a “Mini-Carnival” for the Alabar NSW Breeders Challenge Regional Series. Tonight’s meeting will see eight semi-finals before six Group Three $30,000 finals for two, three and four-year-olds being staged at the same venue on... Read more