Categories Archives: Thoroughbred

JJ’S WEEKEND TOP SIX

John Jenkins labels his six Best Bets for the weekend’s race meetings. ELLERSLIE, SATURDAY, 25/5/19 Race 2, 12.53pm 1 Hanger A talented four-year-old who has returned a dividend 10 times from 15 starts. Forget his last start failure as it was on an unsu

ELLERSLIE SELECTIONS

Ellerslie selections for Saturday 25/5/19 (By John Jenkins) Race 1 7 Inscription 5 Ambitious Winner 1 Sultan Of Swing 2 Meeska Mooska Race 2 1 Hanger 8 Veine D’Or 5 Campari 6 Joy Anna Race 3 7 Nordic 4 Cha Siu Bao 11 Sarabande 2 Suliman Race 4 8 Ritani

TRENTHAM SELECTIONS

Trentham selections for Saturday 25/5/19 (By John Jenkins) Race 1 6 Very Appealing 7 Relda 1 Greystone 3 Happy Star Race 2 1 Art Deco 4 Dez 3 Comeback 5 Lucyinrio Race 3 1 Collinstreet 5 Hard To Be Humble 4 Cape Du Jeu 3 Red Cloud Race 4 4 Sylvester 3 Str

HEMI HAS FRACTURED LEG

Central Districts jockey Leah Hemi will sit out a decent chunk of the winter after she broke her leg at Hastings yesterday. Returning to scale after the seventh race, Hemi’s mount Eisenhower shied and dislodged her. “It was really innocuous. H

AWAPUNI TRACKWORK

(By Ron Gurney) Kotahi at Trentham on Saturday and Chartwell at Hawera on Sunday galloped together in bold fashion at Awapuni this morning. The majority of fast work was held on the plough (good), where Kotahi (r65 1200m) and Chartwell (r65 1400m) were pa

HASTINGS JUMPOUTS

(By John Jenkins) An easy all the way win by Smokin’ Oak and a good hit out by Sheer Elegance were among the highlights at today’s Hastings jumpouts. There were seven heats run at either 750m or 1000m and were held up against the running rail on the c

PUKEKOHE SELECTIONS

Pukekohe selections for Thursday 23/5/19 (By John Jenkins) Race 1 5 Hattie Bee 4 In A Minute 2 Bak Da Master 10 Arite Guru Race 2 3 Krakadeel 6 Vedo Rosso 12 Lady Azamour 5 Heza Big Hope Race 3 1 Wild Like 3 Pineapple Lump 2 Midnight Duke 6 Persistence Ra