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Lisa Allpress as motivated as ever

Four-time premiership-winning jockey Lisa Allpress has recently taken an enforced injury layoff from the sport, but returned to raceday riding at Otaki last Friday, with her motivation for winning as strong as ever. Noted as one of New Zealand's most successful jockeys since her career commenced as an apprentice in 2002, Allpress faced a shoulder[...]
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Road trip a winner on two fronts

A lengthy round trip to Woodville this week successfully served a dual purpose in Janelle Millar's countdown to a top-flight target with her talented mare Zola Express. The New Plymouth trainer topped off the Shamexpress six-year-old's preparation for Saturday's Group 1 Captain Cook Stakes (1600m) at Trentham with a 1000m trial, which she won under[...]
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Bosson to cop suspension on chin

Champion New Zealand jockey Opie Bosson has no plans to appeal the lengthy suspension he incurred on the closing day of the Hawke's Bay spring carnival. While it will cost him Group One opportunities at the upcoming New Zealand Cup meeting at Riccarton, Bosson will take his medicine and concentrate on remaining busy to keep[...]
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Darci La Bella wins Group 3 at Hawera

Progressive mare Darci La Bella added a valuable black-type victory to an already outstanding race record when she strode clear to win the Group 3 Grangewilliam Stud Taranaki Breeders' Stakes (1400m) at Hawera. The winner of eight of her 14 starts before contesting Saturday's Group Three feature, the daughter of Darci Brahma went into the[...]
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