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Queensland Connection at Karaka

Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 5:05 pm | NZ Racing Desk

Prominent Melbourne trainer Peter Moody may well end up with a new stable acquisition despite missing out on buying the youngster during the first day of the select session at the New Zealand Bloodstock National Yearling Sale Series. More >>

Familiar face creating Karaka headlines again

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 10:06 am | NZ Racing Desk

Karaka kingpin David Ellis was back doing what he does best during the opening day of the National Yearling Sale Series – creating headlines and dominating the ultra competitive buyer’s bench. More >>

Family resemblance entices Cambridge trainer

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 10:06 am | NZ Racing Desk

The first of what promises to be many fierce bidding duels throughout the New Zealand Bloodstock National Yearling sale series went in favour of Cambridge trainer Shaune Ritchie during the early stages of day one at Karaka. More >>

Auction ring standout sells well for Trelawney Stud

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 10:05 am | NZ Racing Desk

Quality racemare Ruud Van Slaats delivered plenty of thrills for her connections during a sparkling career on the race track and she continues to make headlines through her deeds in the matron’s paddock. More >>

Double delight for Cambridge Stud early on Day One at Karaka

Monday, 26 January 2015, 3:03 pm | NZ Racing Desk

The undoubted quality of the famous Cambridge Stud bloodlines were to the fore again at Karaka as the Stud enjoyed a high-priced double strike during the early stages of this year’s premier session at the New Zealand Bloodstock National Yearling ... More >>

Ellerslie Christmas Carnival

Sunday, 21 December 2014, 2:55 pm | NZ Racing Desk

Cambridge trainer Stephen Marsh is a happy man just days out from a large scale attack on the riches of the three-day Auckland Racing Club Christmas Carnival which kicks off at Ellerslie on Boxing Day. More >>

Fast Learner ready for an examination in top company

Sunday, 21 December 2014, 2:44 pm | NZ Racing Desk

A convincing last to first performance by promising galloper Fast Learner at Te Rapa on Saturday has confirmed the high opinion Pukekohe trainer Richard Collett has of the four-year-old gelding. More >>

Tie Me Down back to winning form at Awapuni

Sunday, 21 December 2014, 2:40 pm | NZ Racing Desk

Imposing mare Tie Me Down showed a last start defeat at Trentham that ended the winning start to her racing career was merely a blip on the radar as she returned to the top of the podium in convincing fashion on her home track at Awapuni on Saturday. More >>

Cool Cameron gets Maygrove home with heady ride

Sunday, 21 December 2014, 2:39 pm | NZ Racing Desk

Last year’s champion jockey Matt Cameron showed all his class at Awapuni on Saturday to land enigmatic Cambridge galloper Maygrove a winner over 2000 metres after a heady front-running ride on the promising stayer. More >>