• Racing Tips
    Back mark not a major concern
    A TOUGH back mark has done little to dent trainer Adam Emery’s confidence ahead of tonight’s Launceston program. Emery will be represented by in-form trotter Ten Caisses which is the sole starter from the 40-metre handicap. Winner of the first squaregaiter’s event in Tasmania for more than nine decades... Read more
    Kiwi pacer a major Inter rankings mover
    KIWI pacer Forgotten Highway has been the biggest mover in the latest round of Inter Dominion rankings. Released by Harness Racing Victoria this morning, the second list has seen five pacers scratched, with Tact Tate the most notable absentee. Ranked 12th during the first round, Tact Tate has been... Read more
    Another remarkable chapter in fairytale
    FROM claimer to Group One star to award winner to Hall Of Fame member – that’s the latest chapter in the fairytale story of Avonnova. During the weekend’s Queensland awards dinner Avonnova was bestowed the latest honour by Racing Queensland much to the delight of trainer Ian Gurney. Purchased... Read more
    I felt so overwhelmed…it was just surreal – Hill
    NORMALLY registering a double would be a highlight of a meeting but for Dani Hill a pair of winners at Mildura last night played second fiddle to her “amazing” evening. While she was hard at work across the border Hill was being honoured by Harness Racing SA during its... Read more
    In-form mare to honour former star
    A DIFFICULT draw at Tabcorp Park Menangle on Saturday night has done little to dent trainer Jason Grimson’s confidence. Grimson is set to contest the Norms Daughter Stake with in-form mare Village Witch which will begin from the outside of the front row. Third behind Grand Circuit duo Majordan... Read more
    Trainer giving little away ahead of Cup
    STATING he is happy with Tiger Tara’s draw is all colourful trainer Kevin Pizzuto is willing to admit when it comes to discussing tactics for Saturday night’s Victoria Cup at Tabcorp Park Melton. One of two Pizzuto representatives in the Grand Circuit opener, Tiger Tara will begin from barrier... Read more
    Former great honoured at Globe Derby
    ONE of the most admired pacers produced on this side of the equator will be honoured at Globe Derby on Saturday night with the running of the Minor Derby Free-For-All. Headlining a handy program, the open class event has attracted an even field, with Blinding Light the favourite despite... Read more
    A more than ample replacement
    WHILE he is reluctant to make comparisons between the two, trainer David Aiken admits a win in next week’s Victoria Cup will go a long way to bridging the gap. Aiken’s hesitation came while discussing the similarities between Wrappers Delight and Lennytheshark. Making his debut for Aiken last June,... Read more
    Winx’s winning streak is special but….
    AS SPECIAL as Winx’s winning streak is she is still short of the Australian racing consecutive wins record held by harness racing champion San Simeon. Triumphant in Flemington this afternoon, Winx extended her thoroughbred record sequence to 28 much to the delight of an adoring public. With connections aiming... Read more
    Harness racing’s answer to Nadia Comaneci.
    ALTHOUGH bred to be a horseman, Mitch Turnbull has proven to be harness racing’s answer to Nadia Comaneci. A Romanian gymnast and five-time Olympic Gold Medallist, Comaneci had the world in awe when she became the first competitor in her field to receive a perfect 10 for her performance... Read more
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