Harness racing coach admits tubing horse and injecting it with vodka on Cup Day

Rakero Insurgent was scratched from a race with a complete stake of $140,000. Picture / George Heard A harness racing coach injected a horse with vodka after which tubed it on the morning of the largest trotting day of the 12 months as he felt “behind the eight ball”, and simply wished to do his … Read more

Golf: Ryan Fox seeking to shake off rust forward of grouping with Rory McIlroy and Tommy Fleetwood in Dubai

Ryan Fox in motion through the Professional-Am forward of the Dubai Desert Traditional at Emirates Golf Membership. Picture / Getty Reflecting on his efficiency in his first match of the season, Ryan Fox stated “rusty would most likely be the perfect phrase for it”. The World No 30 golfer was again in motion final week … Read more

Pace golf: New Plymouth man scores unofficial world file

Shanon Stallard working to the following gap on the Fitzroy Golf Membership. Photograph / Equipped A New Plymouth man has run away with the unofficial world file for velocity {golfing}. And run he did – taking part in 311 holes of golf in a day which is greater than 17 full rounds. Shanon Stallard teed … Read more

Gaudreau prepared for ‘enjoyable’ 1st journey again to Calgary with Blue Jackets

Johnny Gaudreau has braced himself for what could possibly be a combined response in his first journey to Scotiabank Saddledome as an opponent when the Columbus Blue Jackets go to the Calgary Flames on Monday (9:30 p.m., ESPN+, Hulu, SN1, SNW, TVAS). “Sports activities is superior,” Gaudreau mentioned Friday. “It brings folks collectively and I … Read more

Posh golf membership and iwi mix, hoping to seek out the subsequent Ko, Fox or Campbell

The Remuera Golf Membership and iwi initiative may discover the subsequent Michael Campbell. Photograph / HSBC One in every of Auckland’s oldest golf golf equipment has partnered with a neighborhood iwi to encourage their children onto its hallowed fairways, greens, and driving vary. Remuera Golf Membership and Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei are working collectively to ship … Read more

Racing: Racing Integrity Board costs apprentice jockey with careless using in race which resulted in Megan Taylor’s loss of life

Apprentice Jockey Megan Taylor died following a fall at Ashburton in December. Picture: Provided / Monica Toretto An apprentice jockey has been charged with careless using on account of a Racing Integrity Board investigation right into a race late final 12 months that resulted within the loss of life of apprentice Megan Taylor. The Racing … Read more

Tkachuk in ‘dream spot’ with Panthers, set for All-Star Recreation with Brady

DETROIT — Matthew Tkachuk has discovered a house with the Florida Panthers. The 25-year-old ahead leads them in targets (20), assists (28) and factors (48), enjoying among the finest hockey of his NHL profession. Now he’ll play within the 2023 Honda NHL All-Star Recreation earlier than his house followers at FLA LIVE Area in Dawn, … Read more

Double holes-in-one: Rotorua husband and spouse golfers begin 2023 with pair of ‘miracle’ pictures

Rotorua Golf Membership, Arikikapakapa Reserve. Photograph / Felix Desmarais A hole-in-one is a golf shot with extremely small odds. However a Rotorua couple has defied these odds after hitting holes-in-one on the identical day on the identical gap, one after the opposite. They’ve described the New Yr’s Day second as a “miracle”. Commercial Promote with … Read more

Racing: 5 greatest bets for Te Rapa

Waitak (Race 3, No 2) seems fitter than key rivals. Picture / Race Photographs With excellent horses, one of many hottest dash races of the season and the promise of an ideal racing floor, Te Rapa ought to launch racing for 2023 on a excessive right this moment. The six black-type races would normally be … Read more

Brendon McCullum wins massive on the Boxing Day races with Defibrillate

Brendon McCullum with Auckland Thoroughbred Racing chief Paul Wilcox. Photograph / Trish Dunell Brendon McCullum can’t cease successful, though there wasn’t a cricket ball in sight on the Pukekohe races at the moment. The New Zealand cricketer and now coach of the resurgent English check workforce solely returned residence from successful the collection towards Pakistan … Read more