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Filly completes top run for stud

Residential crowned a big week for Waikato Stud when she trumped her stablemate in the Listed Dunedin Guineas at Wingatui. The daughter of Pins narrowly got the better of Starvoia in Saturday’s Living Corporation-sponsored three-year-old feature under apprentice Gosen Jogoo, who sported the familiar monogrammed silks of the Matamata nursery....

Strong Report – NZB Airfreight Breeders Day

Otago Racing Club at Wingatui 5/3/2016. Weather, fine; track, dead (4), rail, true position. Race 1: Go Highlanders Maiden, $10,000, 1600m: Lochan Ora gained a dashing win. The 4yr-old Towkay – Shivnivas gelding owned and trained by Kelvin Tyler raced outside the pacemaker, Grafitti, went clear near the 200m and...

Summer Selection Wins For Charity

A cheque for more than $15,000 was presented to Ronald McDonald House Charities this week, on behalf of the racing industry. It represented the proceeds from the success of the TAB Summer Selection initiative, which was part of the Interislander Summer Festival. The Summer Selection stood out from the herd,...

Strong Report – Cromwell Cup

Otago Racing Club
Otago Racing Club at Cromwell. Weather, fine; track, good (3); rail, true position. Race 1 Carefree Stables rating 85, $12,000, 2030m: Come Fly With Me was well rated in front by Lee Callaway to win. The St Reims mare, owned and trained by Stephen Blair – Edie, was having her...

Strong Report – Champions Day

Otago Racing Club, at Wingatui, 6/2/2016 Weather,overcast; track, dead (4), rail, true position. Race 1 Carefree Stables, rating 65, $20,000; 2200m: Keynote sustained a powerful run wide out to win. The Pentire mare owned and trained by John and Karen Parsons and ridden by stable apprentice, Gosen Jogoo, trailed sixth...