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    Time to reminisce

    Time to reminisce

    October 26, 2017

    FRIDAY night’s Wayville meeting it destined to revive so many memories. The former hub of South Australia – and for many years the nation – will once again be the focus of the industry as Harness Racing SA conducts a once-off extravaganza. Including TAB coverage, the meeting will host... Read more
    Ready for title defence

    Ready for title defence

    October 25, 2017

    ALBURY-based horseman Royce Gregory-Jack hopes his successful association with the Indigenous Drivers’ Plate will continue on Sunday. Turning the unique feature into his ‘pet project’ in recent years, Gregory-Jack will head to Tabcorp Park Menangle as the defending champion. Scoring with Rave Moonraker last season, Gregory-Jack was also triumphant... Read more
    On a mission

    On a mission

    October 25, 2017

    QUEENSLANDERS Shane Graham and Mathew Neilson are on a mission to return the Australian title to its ‘rightful place’. Graham and Neilson will head to Tasmania on Saturday to contest the Australian Drivers’ Championship in Hobart that evening. This will mark the fourth edition of the series, with reinsmen... Read more
    Marshal scratched

    Marshal scratched

    October 24, 2017

    CLASSY pacer My Field Marshal has been withdrawn from the Inter Dominion. With the series due to begin at Gloucester Park on November 24, trainer Tim Butt decided to scratch the son of Art Major ahead of the third rankings, which were released by Racing and Wagering WA overnight.... Read more
    Next stop Kaikoura

    Next stop Kaikoura

    October 24, 2017

    SUNDAY’S Kaikoura Cup is the next target for freakish pacer Lazarus as he works towards his New Zealand Cup defence. Speaking after Lazarus’ success in this afternoon’s Ashburton Flying Stakes, co-trainer Mark Purdon explained the stallion needs the extra outing before tackling the time-honoured handicap. Lazarus has had two starts from... Read more
    Rixon ready to shine

    Rixon ready to shine

    October 23, 2017

    FOR those who can clearly remember former top pacer Divisive, there is some sad news….YOU’RE OLD! Following one conversation with talented reinswoman Ellen Rixon, it was a harsh reality to embrace. When discussing her chances in Saturday night’s Australian Drivers’ Championship, Rixon made a reference to the quadruple Derby... Read more
    When the cat’s away

    When the cat’s away

    October 23, 2017

    PROMINENT trainer Brent Lilley is adopting a “when the cat’s away” philosophy with Messini during the next couple of months. With the leading pacers heading to Western Australia for the Inter Dominion, Lilley believes it is a prime time for Messini to shine. As such, the son of Art... Read more
    LEMON AFTER A SWEET RETURN Lemon is bringing two horses to town, Alabama Tyson (Race Six) and Sky Falcon (Race Five), with both regarded as solid chances of taking home a cheque. Yet Lemon admits he is on a ‘dual mission’ as his real reason for coming to town... Read more
    A Delightful Win

    A Delightful Win

    October 16, 2017

    Trainer Rickie Alchin’s mare Delightful Jade ($4.60) produced a career best winning mile rate performance to win the feature race at Tabcorp @ Club Menangle’s meeting on Saturday. Also driven by Alchin, Delightful Jade stopped the clock in 1:52.0 seconds to win the Group Three, Garrards A Piccadilly Princess... Read more
    Immediate future to be decided
    IMMEDIATE plans with star pacer Lennytheshark remain uncertain. Speaking after the Lennytheshark’s Victoria Cup success in Melton just moments ago, trainer David Aiken stated he is yet to decide on a firm plan with the son of Four Starzzz Shark. With next month’s Perth Inter Dominion the main focus,... Read more