Maturity Classic Preview: Bravo Says Beating Fernando “Bittersweet”

A sporting Kelly Bravo says it was a “bittersweet” feeling to bring Fernando Bale’s record-equalling winning streak to an end in the semi-finals of the Group 1 Hudson Pacific Maturity Classic last weekend.
03:08 PM 24 Jul 2015

Western Wrap: Tycoon’s Derby

ROBERT Britton’s Bruce Tycoon highlighted an exciting week of racing in the west of the state, taking home a mammoth $13,000 in the coveted Geelong Derby last Friday. Beginning as an equal favourite with Six Green Thumbs, Bruce Tycoon overcame early trouble to shoot through to the rails, leading by a significant margin before saluting […]
10:33 AM 24 Jul 2015

Sandown Park Preview: Powerful Progeny to Give Punters a Good Start

Son of Adelaide Cup winner Mepunga Nicky to get punters off to a flying start…
02:10 PM 23 Jul 2015

Inspirational Story of the Shortis Sisters

Kerrin and Rochelle Shortis are two of the most inspirational greyhound racing participants you will ever meet. Both were fearless jockeys before both, tragically and remarkably, suffered career ending brain injuries in separate riding incidents. Rochelle suffered massive brain trauma and partial paralysis following a race fall while Kerrin was thrown from a horse and […]
03:45 PM 21 Jul 2015

Metro Wrap: Fernando’s Winning Spell Comes to an End

No doubt the highlights for the week of metro racing came from the superb night of chasing at The Meadows on Saturday night. The four semi finals of the Maturity didn’t go to plan according to many, whilst the two heats for the stayers did. All eyes were on the semi finals of the Maturity […]
02:20 PM 21 Jul 2015