• Racing Tips
    Finding all the winners for Menangle Saturday night
    RACE ONE: Despite coming off two costly defeats, when suitably drawn on each occasion, the Darren Binskin trained and driven LINE UP (10) is definitely worthy of further attention, although the son of Bettors Delight will need to overcome a tougher draw this time around. Game in defeat when beaten a... Read more
    He’s on the road for ‘Memphis’
    MENANGLE Park-based horseman Jack Trainor is preparing for a trip “back home” to New Zealand, where he will campaign with Ladyship Mile winner Stylish Memphis. The talented mare is one of two New South Wales representatives that will contest the rich $900,000 slot race – known as “The Race”... Read more
    Well deserved win almost goes unnoticed
    A WELL deserved victory has almost gone unnoticed. Competing in Junee on Tuesday night, Complicated broke her maiden status for trainer Len Clement. While a pacer registering its initial win is nothing unusual, Complicated was having her 49th start since making her debut in August 2019. During that period... Read more
    Busy season ahead for classy filly
    WITH a ‘pretty busy season’ ahead of her, Tough Love has begun her campaign in the perfect way. First-up since November, Tough Love was a class above her rivals in a Trotters’ Foundation heat at Club Menangle yesterday. Stating he treated the qualifier as a trial, trainer Rickie Alchin... Read more
    Highly-touted freshman to bounce back
    HIGHLY-TOUTED youngster Petracca is expected to have no trouble bouncing back to the winners’ circle during the weekend. Creating a buzz with his trial form and his impressive debut in a Bathurst Gold Crown heat a fortnight ago, Petracca finished third in the Group One Final last Friday night.... Read more
    End of the road for local pacer who became a hero
    HE starred on the Grand Circuit and became one of the western district’s pin-up horses in NSW. Now popular Bathurst pacer Our Uncle Sam has officially been retired. Trainer Chris Frisby made the announcement during the Gold Crown carnival and while he was tinged with sadness, he was also... Read more
    Highly-successful sire succumbs to twisted bowel
    IT IS with great sadness we announce Village Jasper had to be euthanized due to a twisted bowel. The 28-year-old was a massive part of Alabar and will be sorely missed. Village Jasper was a star racehorse for Hall Of Fame trainer Bill Wellwood, winning 14 of his 30... Read more
    Successful debut for new stable
    HAVING made a successful debut yesterday, Sofia Arvidsson hopes to maintain her perfect record this afternoon. Recently ‘spreading her wings’ into New South Wales, the former Victorian-based Arvidsson commenced work with the Blake Fitzpatrick stable just 24 hours ago. To her new employer’s delight, Arvidsson was triumphant during her... Read more
    Monthly award for 91-year-old horseman
    VETERAN horseman Franklin ‘Bud’ Meier continues to prove age is just a number. Enjoying a stellar stint with his stock, Meier was announced the Buffalo Raceway Horseman of the Month for March. Stating he enjoys “staying active”, Meier is 91! A passionate harness racing participant for more than 50... Read more
    Tough Love keeps the Alchin stable flag flying
    WHILE it may have been a week to remember, it seems the great run is not over yet for leading Menangle Park trainer-driver Rickie Alchin. Fresh from grabbing two Group One wins at Bathurst on Friday night, Alchin heads for Tabcorp Park Menangle today with yet another of his... Read more