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Robl wins, Shinn takes the honours at Canterbury

Robl wins, Shinn takes the honours at Canterbury

4 Jan, 2012

They are not tied at the hip but jockey mates Peter Robl and Blake Shinn never seem far apart.

The two hoops, who spent 12 months out of the saddle through gambling offences, today quinellaed the Schweppes Handicap (1250m) at Canterbury .

Just a nose separated the pair with Robl getting the verdict aboard Arms …

Blake Shinn Makes Sydney Return

Blake Shinn Makes Sydney Return

4 Jan, 2012

Blake Shinn will continue his career comeback with a book of six rides at Canterbury today.

The jockey, whose chequered past includes a suspension for betting on his races, enjoyed his first win after a 12 month riding ban at just his second ride back at Sandown two weeks ago.

Shinn will now attempt to …

McDonald Equals NZ Record On Verge Of 200 Wins

McDonald Equals NZ Record On Verge Of 200 Wins

9 Jun, 2011

James McDonald has been a star in New Zealand for some time now but it’s only been during the Brisbane Winter Carnival that Australia has started to get a proper look at just how good he is.

His effectiveness as a jockey has been highlighted once again back across the ditch when he rode his …