• Racing Tips
    Star mare after some Kiwi scalps
    AT long last we’re going to get a bit of revenge on the Kiwis. And the best part about that is that one of their very best, trainer Cran Dalgety, is going to help us do it. Queensland trainer Anna Woodmansey has sent her stable star Pelosi to New... Read more
    Trainer last to learn of Group One victory
    SUCH was his focus on the task at hand Jarrod Alchin didn’t even know he’d just trained a Group One winner. Sitting in the cart behind Tough Monarch at Club Menangle last night, Alchin was circling waiting for the field to be called into position at the start when... Read more
    Making most of extended campaign
    AUSTRALIA’S current climate has resulted in an extended stay, but prominent New South Wales horseman Rickie Alchin is making the most of it. Due to restrictions and uncertainty relating to interstate travel – both to and from home – Alchin has remained in Queensland longer than originally planned. Not... Read more
    Curtain comes down on stellar career
    WHEN reflecting on the career of his champion trotter, owner Greg Mitchell is just proud to have been on the journey with Our Overanova and is glad he will be in great care now that his racing days are over. The 11-year-old bowed out in the best possible way... Read more
    Winter escape after Group One glory
    THANKS to their Group One glory astute trainer Rickie Alchin and classy squaregaiter Tough Monarch are set to enjoy a winter escape. Campaigning in Queensland in recent weeks, the pair will remain in the Sunshine State for an extended holiday following their success in last night’s Queensland Trotters’ Cup... Read more
    Like a kid waiting for Christmas!
    COLOURFUL horseman Kevin Pizzuto admits he is “like a kid waiting for Christmas”. The reason behind Pizzuto’s anticipation was on show at Albion Park last night. In fact, the youngster was among the Group One winners on the stellar card. “I’m keen for the transport truck to get here... Read more
    Momentslikethese is what racing is all about!
    IMMEDIATE plans remain uncertain with classy youngster Momentslikethese. Thrilled with the filly’s success in last night’s Queensland Oaks at Albion Park, trainer Jess Tubbs is yet to decide on Momentslikethese’s next target. With a host of majors – including the Victoria Oaks – options later in the year, Tubbs... Read more
    It seems that elementary!
    ANOTHER Group One card and another assembly of classy Australian Pacing Gold graduates – it seems that elementary! In what has become ‘the norm’ during the past three decades, APG stock will once again be in abundance during the weekend’s major meeting. This time it’s the Sunshine State which... Read more
    Group One win 43 years in the making
    LAST night’s stunning Albion Park win by Pink Galahs revived memories of one of the industry’s most famous loses. It was at the same venue in 1978 when Rip Van Winkle’s success in the Sir Clive Uhr Championship – later known as the Queensland Pacing Championship – was overshadowed... Read more
    Feeling seedy, but well worth it!
    FEELING seedy and a tad sorry for himself is well with it according to Brendan Barnes. Barnes is ‘under the weather’ this morning after celebrating his maiden Group One victory which he recorded at Albion Park last night. Despite his less than stellar state, Barnes remains “on top of... Read more
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