New Zealand Derby at Ellerslie shaping up to be a beauty Headed by DRAGON LEAP won the traditional lead up Avondale Guineas since he won on debut at Te Rapa I tipped him out. A DERBY type he is TWO ILLICIT she beat him he drifted off the track her wins in the Royal Stakes and Waikato Guineas blew them away Travelling Light didn't seem right and the others are not much good But the time she ran comparable to Herbie Dyke likes Ellerslie Big Chance 2 fillies in the 25 years have won the Derby.
It lived up to all the Hype C.S Hayes Stakes at Flemington ALLIGATOR BLOOD CATALYST going toe to toe epic clash ALLIGATOR BLOOD Fighting back beating CATAYLST now they clash in the Australian Guineas level weights CATALYST carrying a kilo more. Should be another amazing spectacle to watch CHENIER who ran third to them add ALAMBA EXPRESS winning the Orr Stakes.
Clash of CATALYST ALLIGATOR BLOOD much anticipated Cataylst Boom Kiwi 3yo Star who blew his rivals at Ellerslie quickest time run over 1200 if he produces his Best form ALLIGATOR BLOOD Queensland horse won Magic Millions Guineas police escort 3 hours on the float but can through with all honours DALASAN won Carbine 1st up effort when he got back Ben Melham takes over here SOUL PATCH easily Winning the Vase CHENIER be worth watching
A great day's racing at Te Rapa Featuring the Herbie Dyke Stakes TRUE ENOUGH won the Zabeel Classic fought off all challenges Opie Bosson rides had a trial to keep up to the mark likes the Track be a top chance BEAUDEN unlucky in the Zabeel had a wide gate then bolted in Marton Cup would think he be going forward Leith Innes takes the ride got to be included ON THE ROCKS surprised winner of the race last year when Tipped out by Jeremy Racing Won fresh up didn't get the best of runs Thorndon Mile drawn the ace ready to run well TIPTRONIC 2nd last year Won easily last start has the wi
Karaka Million 2yo 1200 Headed by NOT AN OPTION favourite for the race winning The Wakefield brilliantly then getting rolled in the Ecilpse at Ellerslie New Year's Day didn't make the bend well when James McDonald caught Leith Innes napping when turning he also caught up early skirmish. Drawn out in the Car park like Probabeel did last year the speed will be on could get the last crack. COOL AZA BEEL From the powerful Te Akau Team won at Wanganui unlucky at Pukekohe had a setback effortless win at Tauranga last Friday great draw stable have won the last three great chance.
Telegraph run under WFA Conditions this year for the first time ENZO'S LAD is going for a hatrick of wins in the Telegraph he meets a far stromger line up JULIUS won the Railway in fine style he will be riding the speed tough horse to get past. ENDLESS DRAMA 3rd Stradbroke last year beat Melody Belle and Te Akau Shark Foxbridge had no chance in the Railway drew wide termpo was only fair had no chance Gate 1 should run well SENSEI placed in the race last year 3rd at Wingatui Boxing Day on a soft track needs it firm fast tempo would be perfect top 4 hope.
Now that The festive racing season behind us Jeremy Racing Tipped out 8 Winners at Ellerslie New Year's Day.
James Mcdonald dominated Ellerslie Boxing 3 winners including True Enough Zabeel Classic Jennifer Eccles Eight Carat. McDonald rides WINTER BRIDE in the Railway on Years Day at Ellerslie drop in class being well beaten Manikato back in October galloped very good Boxing Day tricky draw Have to respect JULIUS loves the track comeback from injury great win Te Rapa VOLPE VELOCE went to Sydney didnt fire trial nicely since back home has the ace draw unlucky last year when drew out should get a great run PRINCESS KERERU beaten by a nose last year is big chance always races well here.
First of all its been traumatic time for Cambridge Stud with Losing Tavistock fantastic sire and also Roaring Lion and Burgundy dying. Will definitely miss them and hopefully they have a better year Cambridge Stud bought controlling share in Not An Option 2yo who looks like a top colt races New Year's Day at Ellerslie Eclipse Stakes.
Been some great Xmas Crowds Te Rapa Waikato Cup Day sold out fine beautiful day. Local David Greene Justamaiz led all the Way winning the Cup easily shapes up good contender for the Wellington Cup. Very proud that Julius comeback was Complete winning the Sprint wrote a couple of weeks ago he might Miss Out a start in the Railway with him winning certainty he will be there Julius had a tendon injury turned out on a sheep Station where was annoying the sheep chasing them around the Station returned to John Bell stables rehab tender Loving care and he's back.