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    Patience rewarded with maiden win
    NEXT time you’ve got to build a trampoline or Ikea cupboard from those useless instructions give Justin Heenan a call as he has proven he’s got patience. Heenan’s patience were rewarded at Terang last night when Archduke Joseph led throughout with Michael Bellman in the cart. Having his 85th... Read more
    Major threat to title

    Major threat to title

    October 1, 2017

    LAST week champion horseman Mark Purdon indicated there is a major threat to Lazarus’ status as the leading horse in his stable.

    Following a trial Rangiora, Purdon stated the multi-millionaire was being seriously challenged by enigmatic performer Heaven Rocks.

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    Grand Circuit winner dies

    Grand Circuit winner dies

    September 18, 2017

    MUCH to the heartache of connections, former top pacer The Warp Drive had to be put down on Friday. Although vets tried valiantly to save the 18-year-old, his condition as a result of a twisted bowel led to the heartbreaking decision. “The vets did everything they could, but he... Read more
    Robbie’s birthday quartet

    Robbie’s birthday quartet

    August 23, 2017

    BIRTHDAY boy Robbie Morris lived up to his catchphrase “living the dream” on Tuesday at Tabcorp @ Club Menangle on Tuesday. Most of his dreams came true when he drove four winners to give him the icing on his cake on his 26th birthday. Some of the crowd might... Read more
    Stars to shine

    Stars to shine

    August 18, 2017

    SATURDAY night’s program at Bendigo is shaping as a ‘Clash of the Titans’. Despite the presence of some strong opposition, record-breaking trainers Emma Stewart and Mark Purdon are poised to dominate proceedings yet again. Between them Stewart and Purdon will contest each of the nine Australasian Breeders’ Crown races,... Read more
    Industry shows its generous side
    ONCE again harness racing participants have proven to be one big generous family. Following news of Aleisha Hausler’s terrible cancer ordeal, industry identities have joined forces to make donation and help raise valuable funds for her treatment. Hausler is the daughter of astute trainer Ian Stanley and sister of... Read more
    Rixon racing in the name of charity
    RISING Stars champion Ellen Rixon has been provided a great opportunity to raise money for a worthwhile cause thanks to her appointment as the NSW Standardbred Owners Association ambassador. Rixon will be able to donate money to her chosen charity Beyond Blue, every time she drives a winner in... Read more


    July 27, 2017

    Vale: Kevin Newman 1934-2017 HARNESS RACING suffered a major blow this week with the passing of one of our greatest horsemen, Kevin Newman. His sudden death at the age of 83 has left a gaping hole in the industry as few in this sport were as loved and respected... Read more
    THROUGHOUT the ages there are three golden rules to remember. Firstly, always play at least two spinners in India, three if at all possible. Secondly, when playing rugby league, if you win the toss always run with the wind at your back. You never know if it will die... Read more
    Stud career for Bling It On
    OUTSTANDING pacer Bling It On is about to live the dream. With his campaign cut short through injury, Bling It On will spend his ‘off time’ as a stallion, standing at New South Wales-based establishment, Cobbitty Equine Farm. Just to recap, Bling It On was sidelined after crashing to... Read more