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20 February 2018
Pascoe back on the winners list
Popular South Australian trainer-driver Scott Pascoe landed his first winner in more than 10 years when Samalise scored a thrilling win in the PFD Food Services Pace (1800m) at Globe Derby Park. A $10.50 chance, Samalise recorded her first win leading throughout scoring a half-head win in a photo-finish...
20 February 2018
Star Australian Pacing Gold graduate sold to American interests
AUSTRALIAN Pacing Gold purchase Heaven Rocks has been sold to American interests. Having received an offer for the multiple Group One winner, his Australasian connections decided to sell the son of Rock N Roll Heaven. Expected to head across the equator this weekend, Heaven Rocks leaves the southern...
20 February 2018
Teaching an old horse new tricks: Brettoneux
At an age when most horses are heading into retirement, Brettoneux has only just begun his racing career. Now 11, Brettoneux won at Kapunda on Monday, February 12, at just his third race start – and all have been this year. Globe Derby Park trainer Vaughn Newman takes up the story. “I’ve...
20 February 2018
Final Chance ...
Breeding horses to sell may require more patience than just about anything else many of us will ever try. The crazy thing is sometimes the very smallest element can really have a significant effect of the outcome we are trying to achieve. The team at Benstud standardbreds would know this more than most...
19 February 2018
Grand Circuit Champion Hangs On A Miracle
The race to the top is on. And while the mighty champion Lazarus leads the way, it is not a given that he takes the title. Entering Saturday night’s Gr.1 $750,000 Ainsworth Miracle Mile at TABCORP Park, Menangle, the Mark Purdon prepared equine freak leads the way in the Australian Pacing Gold...
19 February 2018
Australian Pacing Gold 'family' to dominate New South Wales Derby
SATURDAY night’s New South Wales Derby highlights the value of being part of the Australian Pacing Gold ‘family’. Five runners in the Blue Riband at Tabcorp Park Menangle are APG eligible, including the three heat winners. Successful in last month’s Victoria Derby, Colt Thirty...
19 February 2018
Marburg Secures First TAB Meeting
Racing Queensland’s commercial strategy to convert non-TAB to TAB race meetings where possible has resulted in two TAB meetings being allocated to the Marburg Pacing Association for the first time in the club’s history. Marburg’s Easter Sunday meeting (1 April 2018) will be a TAB meeting...
19 February 2018
It's with great excitement
It’s with great excitement and pleasure that the SHRC and HRSA would both like to extend their gratitude and thanks to the wonderful participants that have come forward to support the Harnessbred.com “ State Of Origin Series “. What’s abundantly clear is that there is a real appetite...
19 February 2018
Dixon: 'I think we have two genuine chances'
GRANT Dixon might have one hand on the 2018 NSW Derby with the exciting Colt Thirty One, but the champion Queensland trainer knows his opponents will be lining up to loosen the grip in Saturday night’s final at Menangle. Dixon had a night to remember in Sydney after he booked his chance at a second...
19 February 2018
The Big 4
These are the barrier draws for the Big 4 Group one races at Club Menangle on Saturday night, 24th February. Ainsworth Miracle Mile 1: Tiger Tara 2: Atomic Red (2Em) 3: Anything For Love 4: My Field Marshal 5: Jilliby Kung Fu 6: Soho Tribeca 7: Lennytheshark 8: Charlaval 9: Let It Ride (1Em) 10: Lazarus...
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