RACING

Bonneval, pictured in her Lowland Stakes win at Hastings last March, makes a surprise return to the Hawkes Bay track in Saturday’s relocated Haunui Farm Classic.

Star mare Bonneval resumes in Group One featureWed, 21 Feb 2018


A change of plans has paved the way for two Group One starts in New Zealand this season for reigning Horse of the Year Bonneval, beginning with the Haunui Farm WFA Classic at Hastings on Saturday...


HARNESS

Natalie Rasmussen was quite excited about getting the Lazarus drive in the Miracle Mile.

Rasmussen called in as ultimate pinch-hitterWed, 21 Feb 2018


Mark Purdon has gone to his subs bench and called in the ultimate pinch-hitter for Saturday night’s Miracle Mile at Menangle...


BREEDING

Impressive O’Reilly colt Grunt signals his Australian Guineas prospects with an easy win in the C S Hayes Stakes at Caulfield last Saturday.

Home-bred Kiwi stallions to the foreWed, 21 Feb 2018


It was a good weekend’s racing just gone, as might have been expected from the quality of the fields, and a good day not only for New Zealand-breds but for home-bred New Zealand-based sires...