Racing

Pacorus leading Wood's revival

Chris Wood and Viktoria Gatu after winning the Interprovincial at New Plymouth with Pacorus recently.

Egmont Cup on cards for NZ Cup-bound Pacorus.

Crunch on Sofia Rosa inTurnbull

Sunday's Turnbull Stakes is a crunch race in the spring campaign of Sofia Rosa.

Make or break time is looming for Sofia Rosa in Australia

Blathwayt impresses at Foxton

Blathwayt, pictured here competing in Awapuni, looked in strong form at Foxton last week.

Blathwayt was among the more impressive of the open 1200m heat winners at the Foxton trials last week.

World is watching Ruakaka

The big boy Toorak Tower is seeking two successive wins when he runs at Ruakaka on Wednesday.

International focus on Ruakaka races.

Chautauqua favourite for Moir return

Chautauqua resumes as favourite in the Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley on friday night.

World's top ranked sprinter favourite on return.

O'Brien gives cobalt evidence

Trainer Danny O'Brien has been giving evidence at his cobalt appeal hearing.

O'Brien in the spotlight at cobalt appeal.

Canterbury Classic next for trio

Smolda was unlucky in the New Brighton Cup at Addington.

Lazarus, Have Faith In Me and Smolda will have their next start in the Canterbury Classic.

Wood's audition calls Dicaprio home

Young race caller Thomas Wood has auditioned for a role in Singapore.

Wood nails Singapore audition.

Riddell on weekend mission

Jonathan Riddell and Manhattan Street will be at Moonee Valley on Friday night with Riddell returning to ride at ...

Riddell returns to Moonee Valley seeking glory.

Volkstok'n'barrell ready to rock

Volkstok'n'barrell is gearing up for a weight-for-age campaign.

Volkstok’n’barrell looking a picture, stablemate under offer.

Fanatic on trial for Melbourne

Fanatic is in good order to figure prominently in the Group I Livamol Classic at Hastings on Saturday.

The third leg of Hawke's Bay Racing's Triple Crown is up for grabs on Saturday.

Highlad to expose Derby potential

Highlad (outside) and Matt Cameron nab Manhattan Street and Jonathan Riddell to win the Listed Wanganui Guineas. Both ...

Baker and Forsman back in Melbourne action next weekend.

Payne rides Cup winner

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne is back riding winners.

Michelle Payne back riding Cup winners.

Riccarton beckons Ellerslie winners

Pacorus is steaming towards a New Zealand Cup start with five wins from his last six starts.

Wet Ellerslie track doesn't dampen Riccarton carnival plans.

Hutchings initiative claims Gloaming

Rory Hutchings went against pre-race plans to land victory in Saturday's Gloaming Stakes.

Change of tactics lands big result for Hutchings.

Weight for age feature could be on Saint Emilion's agenda

Jonathan Riddell gets Saint Emilion home in the Powerworx Grey race at Pukekura.

"He fought to the line like he always does."

Sacred Elixir back big time

Proud trainer Tony Pike poses with Sacred Elixir after winning the Caulfield Guineas Prelude.

Fresh-up Sacred Elixir the real deal.

Wet Bonecrusher falls to The Soultaker

The Soultaker and Mark Du Plessis splash to victory in the Bonecrusher Stakes.

The Soultaker overcomes wet track in Bonecrusher Stakes.

Saint Emilion a shade too good for greys

Jonathan Riddell won the greys' race on Saint Emilion and notched a double for the Baker-Forsman stable aboard ...

Grey race falls to classy Saint Emilion.

Franco Nelson sends a reminder

Franco Nelson is right on track for the New Zealand Trotting Cup following his second Group III win in as many starts.

Cup runner-up from 2014 shows he is far from done with.

Fasting stops female jockey

Australian jockey Lucy Warwick's race is run for now.

Constant fasting was taking too much of a toll on top Australian jockey Lucy Warwick.

Xiong Feng at home in wet

Xiong Feng charges home to win the Karaka Million at Ellerslie where Saturday's heavy track holds no fears.

Karaka Million winner ready for Bonecrusher tilt.

Trudy closes in on l,000 wins

Trudy Thornton has 11 rides this weekend as she edges closer to a career milestone 1000 wins.

On the road

Hughes' Intuition produces emotional win

Cheveyo bounds to an emotional win in the hands of Johnathan Parkes at Otaki.

Cheveyo produces perfect debut performance.

Stand start critical for Hopes

Mossdale Conner's usually reliable manners from the stand could be the key to his chances on Friday night.

Ricky May looking to beat the odds in key lead up race to NZ Trotting Cup.

Weight dropping off for Lowry

Jacob Lowry will return to action on Coulee at Gore on Friday.

Weight coming down as jockey returns from break.

Prelude too short for Sacred Elixir?

Last season's star two-year-old Sacred Elixir set to start new season in Caulfield Guineas Prelude on Saturday.

Sacred Elixir set to start new season with a bang but winning will be a big ask.

Greys race form not black and white

Our King Sway seeks to avenge his last start relegation when he runs this weekend.

Formlines not black and white in greys' race.

Oliver carries Kiwi hopes at Caulfield

Damien Oliver will be back riding top Kiwi colt Saracino on Saturday.

Top Australian jockey to steer the Kiwi ship at Caulfield.

The Soultaker chases Bonecrusher glory

The Soultaker lines up as favourite in the Bonecrusher Stakes at Ellerslie.

Bonecrusher weather woes on way to major races.

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