• Racing Tips
    Chasing stellar start to New Year
    JACK Laugher hopes Our Vincent Can Gogh can launch his open class career on a winning note in the $30,000 Moama Bowling Club Echuca Pacing Cup on New Year’s Day night. A finalist in this year’s Victoria Derby, Our Vincent Can Gogh will trail out stable mate John McLean... Read more
    Lucky Lodge chasing a triple treat
    RACE ONE: It is that time of the year when three things can be locked-in as a ‘given’. Firstly, Santa Claus is coming to town and the Boxing Day test match follows. The third is the running of the Maitland Inter City Pace. The 61st edition has resulted in... Read more
    Star-studded field lining up for coveted Shirley Turnbull Memorial
    RACE ONE: Sparingly-raced 4yo ALIBERTO (9) will be confronted by a tricky draw when he confronts the starter for the third time, however, the Belinda McCarthy-trained gelding is capable of a competitive showing. Early setbacks hindered the start of his career, but it was worth the wait as Aliberto... Read more
    You’re on a winner with our man Mike
    The burden of Christmas shopping was eased, courtesy of our form expert Mike Ko’cass, when he selected Glamors Symbol to take out the final race on the 10-event Wagga card on Friday afternoon. Receiving a kind run behind the leader, while awaiting the sprint lane, the nine-year-old mare charged... Read more
    Late bloomer to end season on a high
    LATE bloomer Swaffham Jack has a prime opportunity to end his debut season on a high at Globe Derby tonight. Despite being in the veteran category as a soon-to-be eight-year-old, Swaffham Jack only began racing last March. Proving to be a consistent performer, the Peter Badenoch-trained gelding has registered... Read more
    Tom ready to take the reins with our next batch of ‘young guns’
    Continuing solid start to training career
    TALENTED horseman Bailey McDonough has continued the solid start to his training career. Already recognised for his prowess in the sulky, the Group One winning reinsman decided to expand his industry involvement by obtaining his trainer’s licence last month. With one racing pacer under his care, McDonough made a... Read more
    Group One winner enjoying new lease on life
    WALKING into a barn full of quality pacers and trotters, Kim Procter took an instant liking to a “handsome boy”. Upon asking which horse it was, Procter was told the name in a manner which suggested it meant something . . . and to most harness racing enthusiasts it... Read more
    Chance to end cameo season on a high
    A FAVOURABLE draw has boosted Ultimaction’s chance of ending her cameo season on a high. Making a winning debut in Melton earlier this month, Ultimaction was runner-up at her subsequent start in a heat of the Home Grown Classic. The two-year-old’s performance earned her a berth in Saturday night’s... Read more
    Chasing personal milestone

    Chasing personal milestone

    December 19, 2023

    A WINNING combination aided by a favourable draw has Todd Weidenbach confident of achieving a noteworthy milestone. Weidenbach will head to Globe Derby tonight with in-form mare, Balmoral Hall, which is aiming for a hat-trick. Should the daughter of Angus Hall emerge triumphant, it will be the first time... Read more