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Sargent set for Sydney with NZ premiership

Sargent set for Sydney with NZ premiership

31 Jul, 2012

New Zealand trainer John Sargent is set to expand his operations to Sydney full of confidence after setting a new record in taking out his first New Zealand trainer’s premiership with 111 winners for the season.

And Sargent expects that it will be his last New Zealand title as he spreads his team over three …

King’s Rose to test Sydney form in Hong Kong

King’s Rose to test Sydney form in Hong Kong

3 May, 2012

Sydney’s Autumn Carnival form will be tested in Hong Kong on Sunday when King’s Rose takes on some of the best milers in South East Asia.

Trainer Peter Moody scratched King’s Rose from the Group 1 $2m BMW Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on April 21 in preference to starting her in the Group 1 …

NZ Record’s Keep Falling As Pitman Presses On

NZ Record’s Keep Falling As Pitman Presses On

30 Jun, 2011

It’s been a record breaking week in New Zealand with trainer Michael Pitman cracking one barrier and sitting on the verge of another.

The South Island based Pitman had two winners at his home track of Riccarton over the weekend, the effort securing him his 100th win in a season.

Amazingly that makes him the …