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  • Racing Tips
    Wolf mauls opponents with easy win
    NEXT month’s Golden Nursery is the new target on Wolf Of West Bay’s schedule. Excited by Wolf Of West Bay’s form, which includes an effortless win at Globe Derby yesterday, trainer Alyce Finnis has taken aim at the feature, which begins with heats on April 15. Should all go... Read more
    Lang-esque drive sets up victory
    “I NEED to wear a helmet when she’s driving!” That was the quip from Robbie Caton as he sat in the passenger seat with Tiana McMahon holding the steering wheel leaving Globe Derby last month. To the delight of Our El Nino’s connections, however, McMahon was the driver when... Read more
    Silver lining beginning to form around dark cloud
    A SLIGHT silver lining is beginning to form around the dark cloud which has cast the Whitaker family into despair. Enjoying some quality family time at last night’s Redcliffe meeting, Gary and Joedy Whitaker had their lives thrown into turmoil as a result of a freak accident. The couple... Read more
    Brave mum keeps industry informed after accident
    IN SHOCK from last night’s horrific accident at Redcliffe, Joedy Whitaker has bravely kept a worried industry informed about her family. Taking the brief moment away from what can only be described as unmeasurable distress Whitaker sent a brief message via social media. “Thank you for all of your... Read more
    Picture clear as mud following heats
    IT’S a tired cliché, but the barrier draw for Saturday night’s Bathurst Gold Crown is going to be crucial. Following the first heat of the famed series last night, Mach Dan became a clear favourite for Victoria’s premier trainer Emma Stewart. Leading throughout with Amanda Turnbull in the cart,... Read more
    Trip across the Tasman on the cards
    A TRIP across the Tasman is on the cards for rising star Duke Of Wellington. Thrilled with the four-year-old’s tough win in last night’s Melton Plate at Tabcorp Park, co-owner Merv Butterworth revealed he is considering sending Duke Of Wellington back to New Zealand. Since arriving from the Shaky... Read more
    Horseman chasing sentimental win
    ASTUTE horseman Steve Turnbull is hoping for a sentimental victory in Bathurst tomorrow night. Turnbull has Courtsinsession engaged in the open class event, which is being run as the Smooth Satin Cup. One of the best pacers produced during the past quarter of a century, Smooth Satin was trained... Read more
    Emotions high as debutante honours namesake
    EMOTIONS were running high following the two-year-old event in Penrith last night. Making a successful debut in 2:00.4 over 1720 metres, the winner is one of the best bred pacers in the world – but that’s not why the win was so special. By world champion Somebeachsomewhere, the filly... Read more
    Exciting opportunity to join Alabar syndicate
    LEADING breeding establishment Alabar Bloodstock is giving enthusiasts the opportunity to share the excitement of racing two exceptional yearlings in the ALABAR 2019 No1 PARTNERSHIP! The two yearlings, an Art Major filly and Bettors Delight colt were purchased at the Melbourne APG sale and were selected for their outstanding... Read more
    Major ready to emulate famed mother
    COMEBACK pacer Ryley Major will out to emulate one of his mum’s feats when he crosses Bass Strait this weekend. Triumphant in Launceston last Sunday night when first-up since July 2016, Ryley Major will compete at Tabcorp Park Melton on Saturday evening. The Rohan Hillier-trained son of Art Major... Read more
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