Racing

Callow and Melham appeal penalties

Noel Callow after riding Montoya's Secret to victory in the Vinery Stud Stakes at Rosehill Gardens, Australia.

Callow and Melham appeal severity of sentences for reckless riding.

Gingernuts spot on for Derby

Opie Bosson and  race favourite Gingernuts will jump from gate 12 in the Australian Derby.

Field declared and starting positions allocated for the A$2 million Australian Derby.

Public to name Beaver's horse

Stephen Donald, aka Beaver, with the horse he is seeking a name for.

Stephen Donald has purchased a stake in a racehorse, and wants your help naming her.

Jockey gutted by mistake

Jumps jockey James Ridley had a steeplechase race won but then pulled up before the finish line.

He made it over 18 jumps, but then gave the race away with one simple mistake.

From last to first

By mid-race, Kevin Hughes had given up all hope of Son Of Zac winning on Saturday.

Race favourite gets up from seemingly hopeless position when 30 lengths last.

Vinery costly for offending jockeys

La Bella Diosa's unplaced run in Saturday's Vinery Stud Stakes hasn't changed plans to run in the Australian Oaks.

Roughhouse Vinery Stud Stakes costly for offenders.

Baker does it again in Tulloch Stakes

Trainer Murray Baker continues to win major Australian races 30 years after his first major win across the Tasman.

Murray Baker continues to plunder major Aussie races and more in store.

'I can't believe he won'

Mike Smith and Arrogate on their way to victory in the Dubai World Cup.

Highest earning race horse in the world overcomes slow start to win Dubai World Cup.

All Roads to Brisbane

Kelly McCulloch and All Roads have enhanced their impressive record when paired together with a Group II victory.

A mid-winter trip to Brisbane looks likely for Saturday's Group II winner.

One cool horse

Coulee and Jacob Lowry combine to defend their Group III South Island Breeders' Stakes crown.

Anderton family score hat-trick of wins in Group III Breeders' Stakes.

Jon Snow looks Derby bound

Jon Snow is likely to start in the ATC Derby following an impressive Australian debut.

ATC Derby likely for Saturday's Kiwi winner.

Kiwis set to shine

Jason Collett will reunite with La Bella Diosa in Saturday's Vinery Stud Stakes at Rosehill.

Five Kiwis set to star around the racing world.

Busy stable gets results video

Grace Burns, who will race at the Wairio meeting at Winton on Saturday, with her Tisbury trainer Kirstin Barclay.

Kirstin Barclay is rebuilding her racing team after recent sales.

Mufhasa's relation impresses

David Archer (right) with Mufhasa during a trackwork session at Sha Tin racecourse in Hong Kong.

Memories of the great Mufhasa were raised at Avondale meeting.

Stepping up in class

Fairlight will jump up to Group III level in Saturday's Valachi Downs South Island Breeders' Stakes.

Lightly raced mare faces big step up at Riccarton.

Big boost for racing?

Nathan Guy has announced proposed changes to the racing act 2003 that he says will create a more level playing field ...

Amendments to the racing act could bring big bucks into racing coffers.

Kiwis versus Aussies in BMW

Tavago upset the Australian horses to win the ATC Derby at Randwick last autumn.

Trainers talk up chances in classic trans-Tasman The BMW clash.

Jockey's cheeky sledge

Winx was so dominant in the George Ryder Stakes, her jockey even had time to sledge his main rival.

Ever wondered if jockeys talk to each other during races? Here's your answer.

Nikolic licence refused

Australian rider Danny Nikolic has lost an appeal to have his jockey licence reinstated.

Nikolic is bitterly disappointed he has lost his bid to regain his jockey licence.

Kiwi star draws wide

La Bella Diosa has drawn the outside barrier in Saturday's Vinery Stud Stakes.

Kiwi filly back on track for Group I in Australia.

Second appeal option

Kiwi jockey James McDonald will take his case to the Racing Appeals Tribunal.

He's already had one appeal dismissed, but Kiwi jockey will continue to fight his betting ban.

Racecourse bent into shape

Jimmy Barnes will open the Gold Cup Festival with a concert.

A troublesome bend at the Awapuni Racecourse has been sorted out.

Maria Ritchie on world stage

Maria Ritchie trains Dubai World Cup runner Special Fighter.

Special Fighter, who is competing in Saturday's Dubai World Cup, is trained by former Southland jockey Maria Ritchie.

H Y Cheng returning to Malaysia

H Y Cheng leaves Southland next week to train in Malaysia.

After six years in New Zealand, horse trainer H Y Cheng is returning to Malaysia.

Barleaner gets a shout

Cambridge trainer Ben Foote lines 6-year-old Barleaner up for his debut at Pukekohe.

Barleaner coming out of storage for race debut.

Start Wondering going international

Start Wondering's connections are considering international assignments for their sprinting star.

Overseas prizes among options for Start Wondering.

Racehorse goes from zero to hero

Opie Bosson and Gingernuts cruise to victory in Saturday's Group I Rosehill Guineas.

Nobody had heard of Gingernuts a month ago, but this unassuming racehorse has now won a million dollars.

Oaks pair may tackle Sydney

Bonneval gets the upper hand over Devise in the NZ Oaks at Trentham.

Quinella in NZ Oaks could be repeated in Sydney.

Lammas cops Oaks suspension

Cameron Lammas will serve a lengthy suspension following an incident in the NZ Oaks at Trentham.

Lengthy suspension for Cameron Lammas after Oaks fall.

Turning $20k to $2 million

Scott Darby and Ben Melham celebrate She Will Reign's A$2 million pay day.

A horse that cost just $20,000 as banked $2 million for just over a minute's work.

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