• Racing Tips
    Easy money? Here’s your eight winners for Menangle’s biggest meeting of the year
    RACE ONE: The JC Caffyn Plate has attracted one of the strongest fields the race has staged and as a result, one of the more open contests. THEE OLD BOMB (5) went more like a Ferrari when he debuted for the Jason Grimson stable a week ago. The 5yo... Read more
    “I’m getting keyed up…it’s all a bit exciting”
    SHE’S trained in Victoria, will race in New South Wales and be driven by a local, but there is no doubt which region Encipher is representing during the weekend. The lone mare in Saturday night’s The Eureka at Club Menangle, Encipher is prepared by record-breaking horsewoman Emma Stewart, who... Read more
    “He is better than he is getting credit for”
    TASMANIAN horseman Todd Rattray is far from declaring Magician a strong winning chance, but he certainly believes the gelding deserves more respect that he’s receiving. In what is a massive step up in grade for the son of Sweet Lou, Magician will compete against the nation’s best three and... Read more
    Luck needed as Captain attempts to take command
    HE WAS the last one in the field, but with the right kind of luck, he will be the first one home. That’s the hope of Captain Hammerhead’s connections ahead of Saturday night’s The Eureka at Club Menangle. One of two three-year-old’s in the $2.1million feature, Captain Hammerhead earned... Read more
    The Eureka market movers

    The Eureka market movers

    August 30, 2023

    DRAWING wide in Saturday night’s The Eureka at Club Menangle has done little to affect Leap To Fame’s quote. A short $1.70 TAB Fixed Odds favourite before this morning’s barrier reveal, Leap To Fame has drifted ever-so-slightly to $1.80. One of six Australian Pacing Gold purchases in the $2.1million... Read more
    Big guns draw wide for $2.1m TAB Eureka
     NOT that alternative rock band Birds Of Tokyo needed to find some extra fans. Yet they certainly won over a few more from harness racing when they turned up at today’s Barrier Reveal for the $2.1m TAB Eureka to be run on Saturday night at Tabcorp Park Menangle. Birds... Read more
    Deja vu all over again…

    Deja vu all over again…

    August 30, 2023

    IT’S beginning to look a lot like… For the majority of the world the end of that sentence is something along the lines of ‘Christmas, toys in every store’. Within harness racing it is “Vicbred, Emma Stewart winners in every stall!” Stewart has turned the futurity into her own... Read more
    Happy to turn down $1million offer!
    IT TAKES a brave person to turn down the opportunity to earn $1million and an even braver person to back their decision. If you’re wondering whether such an individual exists, the answer is Yes! Not only did Nathan Turnbull decline “several good offers” to be in such an enviable... Read more
    HRNSW launches exciting new Carnival of Cups program
    Harness Racing New South Wales’ annual Carnival of Cups program is being re-imaged with a blockbuster entertainment offering laying the trackside soundtrack to a $300,000 bonus prizemoney incentive scheme. Five iconic harness racing locations will be the hosts of a re-formatted concept, to be launched in the state’s west... Read more
    Biggest race I have been in, so I’m pretty keyed up
    THOUGH he is not among the more fancied runners, those who take Paradise Point lightly do so at their own peril. Building a solid record of two wins and three placings from six starts, Paradise Point is engaged in Saturday night’s New South Wales Breeders’ Challenge Blue Final at... Read more