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    Ready to continue feature dominance
    CLASSY young trotter Always Ready is primed to live up to his name as he aims to continue his dominance of his age group features on Sunday. Winner of the Tatlow Memorial and Vicbred Super Series, Always Ready is poised to tackle the prestigious Redwood Classic at Maryborough. Thrilled... Read more
    Primed and ready for Blue Riband
    RECENT stable acquisition Stress Factor is in a strong position to provide trainer Brent Lilley with another Group One. Enjoying a high rate of success with squaregaiters in recent years, Lilley has Stress Factor engaged in Sunday’s Victoria Trotters’ Derby at Maryborough. Fresh from his win at Melton last... Read more
    Trainer sacked after win

    Trainer sacked after win

    July 31, 2018

    IT’S not often a trainer is given his marching orders after a win, but that’s the case with Robbie O’Connell following Will I Rocknroll’s success at Tabcorp Park Melton yesterday. With O’Connell sidelined due to a hernia operation, his partner Darryl Peace has been in charge of the stable,... Read more
    NSW inquiry into wrong horse racing concluded
    HARNESS Racing New South Wales stewards have concluded their half of the Systamatic/Four Starzzz Chef inquiry. Just to recap, in 2013 two colts were bred in Leeton, New South Wales – one colt with the breeding ‘Four Starzzz Shark X Cheftaine’ and the other ‘Mister Feelgood X Gilgirl’. The... Read more
    Deja vu all over again!

    Deja vu all over again!

    July 30, 2018

    AUGUST is shaping as a month of déjà vu for premier trainer Ben Yole. This time last year Yole was edging towards the Tasmanian training record of wins, which he broke during the final meeting of the season. Yole registered 124 victories to break Wayne Rattray’s long standing mantle.... Read more
    Classy youngster joins select sorority
    SAPHIRIQUE joined a select sorority with her victory at Globe Derby last night. By successfully defending her Southern Cross crown, Saphirique became the 11th filly to retain her title since the futurity’s inauguration in 1984. Zamboo Anger was the ground breaker in 1985 and ’86, followed by Our Destiny... Read more
    Animal mauls prey in $50,000 feature
    VICTORIAN horseman Nathan Jack completed an astonishing domination of Southern Cross series for two-year-old colts and gelding at Globe Derby last night. Completing a clean sweep of the heats with Animal and Young Rooster the previous week, Jack returned for the Final in which the pair filled the quinella.... Read more
    Perfect performance in Group Two Final
    TALENTED youngster Thats Perfect has added to his family’s amazing association with the Southern Cross Series. Winner of last season’s two-year-old division, Thats Perfect returned to Globe Derby to capture last night’s Three-Year-Old Final for trainer Emma Stewart. As such, the son of Art Major has become the third... Read more
    Superstar’s quick time in American qualifier
    FORMER New Zealand superstar Lazarus has left onlookers in awe with his American qualifying performance at the Meadowland today. Driven by Yannick Gingras, Lazarus led early before being eased to take the trail behind North America Cup winner Lather Up as the field travelled in ‘Indian file’. Angled away... Read more
    Valla rein’s supreme in Group Two Final
    HANDY filly Valla Reine will be sent for a spell despite her victory at Tabcorp Park Melton tonight. Confident the youngster will be better as a three-year-old next season, trainer David Murphy has elected to send the daughter of Cam Fool to a paddock. Murphy revealed his plans following... Read more