• Racing Tips
    Star to continue rise as another is honoured
    AS ONE star continues to rise, another will be honoured during the weekend. Set to have just his second start for the season – and first since  his win on March 16 – The Lost Storm will tackle open class rivals in Melton on Saturday night. Touted as one... Read more
    Veteran pair chasing consecutive wins
    REJUVENATED pair Graeme McIntosh and Wattlebank Flyer are on target for consecutive wins. Triumphant in Cranbourne last weekend, McIntosh and Wattlebank Flyer will return to the provincial circuit on Sunday as they chase their fourth success of the season. Last February, the duo broke long droughts from the winners’... Read more
    Promising youngster’s perfect draw
    A PERFECT draw has promising youngster Alot Like Louie in a strong position to continue his climb to the top this season. Winless from 13 starts in 2023, Alot Like Louie has been a revelation this campaign, with four victories and a second from five outings. Runner-up in an... Read more
    Mission impossible

    Mission impossible

    May 21, 2024

    IT’S a mission in which Ethan Hunt may even fail, but that isn’t stopping David Druitt from living in hope. Druitt has Brooklyns Best engaged in Saturday night’s State Championship at Club Menangle, with the astute horseman declaring the winner of $100,000 feature is a forgone conclusion. The problem... Read more
    Back for a second crack
    STAR four-year-old  The Lost Storm will launch his quest for a second crack at the world’s richest harness race when he steps out at Melton on Saturday night. Winner of 12 of his 17 starts, The Lost Storm will have just his fourth start since last year’s $2.1mil TAB... Read more
    Modest plans despite winning streak
    PLANS remain modest with Hanging Fire despite his impressive form. Proving too good at Globe Derby last Saturday night, Hanging Fire notched his fourth consecutive win for trainer Mario Borg. The son of Alta Christiano was also successful during his final outing for astute horseman Greg Scholefield, giving Hanging... Read more
    Domination becoming ‘the norm’!
    IN WHAT has become ‘the norm’, power couple Clayton Tonkin and Emma Stewart captured yet another South Australian major just moments ago. Regular cross-border raiders during the past decade, Tonkin and Stewart have dominated SA’s key features with phenomenal ease. Since 2015 HRSA has conducted 41 races offering prizemoney... Read more
    Ominous warning ahead of next week’s Final
    AN OMINOUS warning has been issued to prospective rivals ahead of next week’s TAB State Final at Club Menangle. Speaking after Extreme Sea’s dominating victory in the Metropolitan Championship around the world class venue just moments ago, trainer David Hewitt declared the gelding hasn’t been fully tested yet. Driven... Read more
    Personal milestone 16 years in the making
    DEPENDING on your perspective, it took anywhere between 10 months and 16 years to achieve the feat, but Robbie Morris has finally registered a particular personal milestone. Almost a year ago Harness Racing New South Wales’ media started the timer by publishing articles stating Morris was closing in on... Read more
    Aussie adds another USA highlight to resume
    TIME has seemed to pass quickly for Australian reinsman Todd McCarthy since his arrival in the U.S. in the summer of 2020, but he’s certainly made the most of it. McCarthy has been a Rising Star Award recipient, captured a Hambletonian, North America Cup and Breeders Crown, sat behind... Read more