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Petrovic calls for V'landys to revamp Queanbeyan like he has Sydney

Petrovic calls for V'landys to revamp Queanbeyan like he has Sydney

Racing NSW chief executive Peter V'landys has worked wonders with Sydney racing, now Queanbeyan trainer Mike Petrovic hopes he can do the same for his track.

  • by David Polkinghorne

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Local trainers may hold the key to boosting Black Opal field

Local trainers may hold the key to boosting Black Opal field

John Scorse says the quality of the race remains as strong as ever and dwindling field numbers are a sign of the times.

  • by Caden Helmers
Blake Shinn and Jason Collett split honours on Black Opal day
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Blake Shinn and Jason Collett split honours on Black Opal day

Collett rode Pin Sec to a dominant victory to secure a landmark Black Opal Stakes triumph, but Shinn was the talking point.

  • by Caden Helmers
The Final Award goes to Josh Parr in Canberra
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The Final Award goes to Josh Parr in Canberra

They say the best just find a way to win. That's just what this horse did.

  • by Caden Helmers
No Samadoubt about it: Tim Clark claims another Canberra Cup
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No Samadoubt about it: Tim Clark claims another Canberra Cup

There is something special about doing it in the capital. This is where Clark found his groove in the saddle.

  • by Caden Helmers
Dryden and Layt still holding office in the Black Opal
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Dryden and Layt still holding office in the Black Opal

Their training careers are eternally linked. It started the same day - Keith Dryden and Neville Layt sitting side by side, waiting to get their licences.

  • by David Polkinghorne
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Guineas lures Ciaron Maher to Canberra
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Guineas lures Ciaron Maher to Canberra

Victorian trainer Ciaron Maher has never been to Canberra and he thinks he's never had a runner there either.

  • by David Polkinghorne
Cup-Sprint double means Andrew's celebrations not run of the Mills
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Cup-Sprint double means Andrew's celebrations not run of the Mills

His celebrations are becoming legendary, so if both of Andrew Mills' horses get up on Sunday look out Canberra Racing - you might need a new grandstand.

  • by David Polkinghorne
Scorse's sauce: Tips for Black Opal Stakes Day
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Scorse's sauce: Tips for Black Opal Stakes Day

Former leading jockey John Scorse provides all the tips you need to enjoy a big day out at Canberra's biggest day's racing of the year, Black Opal Stakes Day.

  • by David Polkinghorne
London trip up for grabs at Black Opal Fashions on the Field
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London trip up for grabs at Black Opal Fashions on the Field

Prepare your autumnal hues - rich reds, emerald greens and burnt orange - for the fierce competition at the 2019 event.

Sausedge ready to sizzle in Canberra Guineas
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Sausedge ready to sizzle in Canberra Guineas

Tony Prinitis only ever wanted to own half of Sausedge. The other half he wanted to share with his mate Robert Heyblok.

  • by David Polkinghorne