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    McCarthy heading north with a star team
    Classy youngster strengthens grip on Final
    CLASSY youngster Artillery took a major step towards achieving his main aim for the season with a soft win at Globe Derby last night. Earmarking the Southern Cross as the two-year-old’s primary target for the term, trainer Paul Cavallaro was pleased to see Artillery capture his heat. As such... Read more
    Modest plans despite impressive return
    PLANS remain modest with Snuggles Banyula despite her impressive form since returning from a break. Racing below expectations during her previous campaign the daughter of Always A Virgin was banished to a paddock by trainer David Hewitt. Since resuming Snuggles Banyula has won her two starts to complete a... Read more
    Some things are just meant to be together
    SOME things are just meant to go together. Peas and carrots, bacon and eggs, milks and cookies, Ike and Tina, Amber and Johnny just to name a few! Another lesser-known coupling seemingly destined to be joined is descendants of Larrakeyah Lady and the Southern Cross. During the past decade... Read more
    Recent purchase causes $101 upset
    IF EVER there was a prime example of “you’ve got to be in it to win it” Bob Wheel is it. Having his third start for local trainer Leon Jurd at Club Menangle tonight, Bob Wheel caused a major upset with his 1:51.2 win over a mile. Notching his... Read more
    Draw only perfect on paper?

    Draw only perfect on paper?

    November 28, 2020

    ON PAPER it appears to be the perfect draw, but whether it pans out that way remains to be seen. That’s the view of trainer Bec East ahead of the opening Southern Cross heat at Globe Derby tonight. In what shapes as a stellar meeting, 10 Southern Cross qualifiers... Read more
    Can he continue his dream run?

    Can he continue his dream run?

    November 27, 2020

    The driving career of popular Menangle horseman, Josh Gallagher continues to go from strength to strength, aided by his association with the prominent stables of KerryAnn Morris and Kevin Pizzuto. Gallagher drove a career best seven winners in the space of four days, kicking off with a winning treble... Read more
    Draw no problem for classy mare
    CLASSY mare Bettor Enforce is expected to have little trouble continuing her winning ways despite a tough draw at Club Menangle tomorrow night. Successful at the world class venue last weekend, Bettor Enforce boasts an impressive record around the 1400-metre circuit. The Craig Cross-trained seven-year-old has won 10 of... Read more
    Star raider afforded no favours
    VICTORIAN raider Treachery has been afforded no favours in her return to South Australia. Winner of the Group One The Allwood at Globe Derby earlier in the season, Treachery will head back to the troubled venue for tomorrow night’s Southern Cross heats. Engaged in the first of three qualifies... Read more
    Feature honours modern day great
    ONE of the modern day greats will be honoured at Albion Park on Saturday night. Trained locally by champion horseman John McCarthy, Be Good Johnny was among the stars of his era, winning five Group Ones, while figuring among the placings in another five. The son of Fake Left... Read more