Moonee Valley Sep 8 Selections by Peter Ellis

MOONEE VALLEY  Race 1: 1. Naantali (2) 2. Moscow Red (6) 3. Sharing (4) 4. Pleasuring [1] Race 2: 1. Snitzepeg (2) 2. The Avenger (7) 3. Lucky For All (11) 4. Sanctioned [14] Race 3: 1. Approach Discreet (4) … Read more

Melton Harness Selections by Neale Donnelley

MELTON HARNESS TIPS SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8:   Selections by NEALE DONNELLEY   (NEALE DONNELLEY again had a big night last week at Melton tipping six of the 10 winners on top. From the last three meetings at Melton DONNELLEY has … Read more

West Coast vs Collingwood: Form Preview

Saturday, September 8 Second Qualifying Final West Coast vs Collingwood, Optus Stadium, 8.10pm (AEST)   West Coast 2018 Season Record: 16 Wins, 6 Losses Last 5 Games WIN Brisbane 98-72 LOSS Melbourne 91-108 WIN Port Adelaide 62-58 WIN Fremantle 142-84 … Read more

Sydney vs GWS Giants: Form Preview

Saturday, September 8 Second Elimination Final Sydney vs GWS Giants, SCG, 4.20pm   Sydney 2018 Season Record: 14 Wins 8 Losses Last 5 Games LOSS Hawthorn 74-83 WIN GWS Giants 80-60 WIN Melbourne 87-78 WIN Collingwood 73-71 LOSS Essendon 66-109 … Read more

Rosehill Preview by Neale Donnelley

NEALE DONNELLEY previews the four feature races from Rosehill Gardens this weekend:   Group 2 $200,000 STAN FOX STAKES (1500m): CHRIS WALLER’S boom three-year-old colt THE AUTUMN SUN makes his long awaited return to racing in tomorrow’s Group 2 Stan … Read more

NRL Finals Week 1 Selections by Graeme Kelly

BRISBANE BRONCOS A PREMIERSHIP CHANCE It is not often a team finishing sixth appeals as a genuine NRL premiership contender but that is the case with the Brisbane Broncos. Since veteran coach Wayne Bennett’s dispute with club officials became public the … Read more

Melbourne vs Geelong: Form Preview

Friday, September 7 First Elimination Final Melbourne v Geelong, MCG, 7.50pm   Melbourne 2018 Season Record: 14 Wins 8 Losses Last 5 Games WIN GWS Giants 102-57 WIN West Coast 108-91 LOSS Sydney 78-87 WIN Gold Coast 143-47 WIN Adelaide … Read more

AFL Finals Week 1 Tips by Graeme Kelly

RICHMOND TIGERS OUT TO EXTEND WINX-LIKE RECORD Richmond can be expected to continue the club’s Winx-like record at the Melbourne Cricket Ground by beating Hawthorn in the first AFL qualifying final on Thursday night. The Tigers have won 21 consecutive matches at … Read more

Richmond vs Hawthorn: Form Preview

Thursday, September 6 First Qualifying Final Richmond vs Hawthorn, MCG, 7.20PM Richmond 2018 Season Record 18 Wins 4 Losses Last 5 Games WIN Western Bulldogs 98-95 WIN Essendon 81-73 WIN Gold Coast 125-51 WIN Geelong 85-82 WIN Collingwood 105-77 Last … Read more

Randwick Preview by Neale Donnelley

NEALE DONNELLEY previews the four feature races from Royal Randwick this weekend: Group 3 $160,000 CONCORDE STAKES (1000m): BRILLIANT sprinter REDZEL has been marked an odds-on $1.75 favourite for his racing return in the Concorde Stakes. Last year’s emphatic winner … Read more

Round 25 NRL Selections by Graeme Kelly

PANTHERS IN DANGER IN NRL FINAL ROUND With the NRL finalists decided only one last round match has any real significance. That is the clash between league leaders Melbourne Storm and the fifth-placed Penrith Panthers at AAMI Park on Saturday. The … Read more

Rosehill Aug 25 Selections by Peter Ellis

Race 1: Bella Success (7) Mandylion (2) Palmateer (9) Eugene’s Pick (11) Race 2: Impavido (4) Letter To Juliette (3) Estikhraaj (2) Imanui (5) Race 3: Common Purpose (6) Highway Sixtysix (8) Equal Balance (1) My Blue Jeans (3) Race … Read more

Moonee Valley Aug 25 Selections by Peter Ellis

Race 1: Tulip (6) Merriest (4) Iconoclasm (5) Eusebio (3) Race 2: Paremuus Boy (11) The Passage (13) Strike Force (6) The Avenger [4] Race 3: Multaja (5) Enbihaar (1) Kinky Boom (2) Metronome (8) Race 4: Tiffany’s Lass (10) … Read more

San Domenico Stakes Preview By Neale Donnelley

PREVIEW SAN DOMENICO STAKES By Neale Donnelley ONE-TIME Golden Slipper favourite, PERFORMER, is set to play a major part in the Spring Carnival according to his Hall Of Fame trainer, Chris Waller. Resuming in the Group 3 $150,000 San Domenico … Read more

Melton Harness Selections, August 25 by Neale Donnelley

MELTON HARNESS TIPS AUSTRALASIAN BREEDERS CROWN FINALS Selections by: NEALE DONNELLEY   SATURDAY NIGHT at MELTON we have eight Group 1 Breeders Crown Finals for all age groups – one of the biggest nights on the Australian harness racing calendar: … Read more

Round 23 AFL Tips by Graeme Kelly

LAST ROUND AFL CLIFF HANGER   There is a cliff hanger between the Swans, fifth, and the Hawks, fourth, at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday night to finish the AFL home-and-away season. Although Sydney can be suspect at home … Read more

NRL Round 24 Tips by Graeme Kelly

CRUNCH TIME IN NRL PREMIERSHIP RACE by Graeme Kelly   With only two rounds remaining the Broncos, seventh, and Warriors, eighth, are still striving to ensure they retain their places in the NRL finals. However, both sides are confronted with … Read more


JAMEKA CAREER AT CROSSROADS By Neale Donnelley A MEETING between trainer Ciaron Maher and owner Col McKenna will determine the future of former outstanding staying mare, Jameka. This was the outcome of Jameka’s attempted comeback after trialling plainly at Cranbourne … Read more

Caulfield, AUG 18, Selections by Peter Ellis

Race 1: Naantali (2) Ma Jones (3) Remember The Name (8) Oklahoma Girl (5) Race 2: Rillito (3) Creativity (4) Strykinglee (8) Crystal Fountain (2) Race 3: Plutocracy (14) Seven Year Reward (12) Lord Barrington (8) Oberland (2) Race 4: … Read more

Bendigo Aug 18 Selections by Neale Donnelley

BENDIGO HARNESS TIPS Selections by: NEALE DONNELLEY   TONIGHT at BENDIGO we have all of the semi-finals of the Australasian Breeders Crown for all age groups – an amazing night’s racing:   RACE 1. $20,000 3YO FILLIES (1). 2150-metres. SELECTIONS: … Read more

Melton Harness, August 17 by Neale Donnelley

MELTON HARNESS TIPS FRIDAY, AUGUST 17:   Selections by NEALE DONNELLEY   Race 1: MAKES EVERY SCENTS 1; Shortys Mate 2; High Rolling 3; Itz Billy Hillis 4. Race 2: ANDYOU 1; Fiery Mountain Girl 2; Une Belle Allure 3; … Read more

AFL R22 Tips by Graeme Kelly

TIGERS TO CONTINUE ON WINNING WAY Defending premiers Richmond Tigers can be expected to cement the club’s place as leader leaders by defeating Essendon Bombers at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday. A finals shaping match between the third-placed Greater Western … Read more

NRL Round 23 Tips by Graeme Kelly

YET ANOTHER LOSS FOR BRONCOS IS LOOMING by Graeme Kelly The trouble-plagued Brisbane Broncos seem destined for another loss when they meet the South Sydney Rabbitohs at Suncorp Stadium on Thursday night. Unfortunately for Wayne Bennetts’ squad the Rabbitohs will be anxious … Read more

Life ends for Nick Column in Spain

by Graeme Kelly Tragically the death following a stroke suffered in Barcelona of Nick Columb, at 72, came at a time when he still had a great deal to offer the international racing industry. He was about to sign new … Read more

Flemington Aug 11 by Peter Ellis

Race 1: My Nordic Hero (2) Crocodile Rock (5) Jaameh (6) Serenade The Stars (6) Race 2: Bandipur (4) Prezado (6) Invincible Al (3) Costa Bomb (7) Race 3: Ruban Bleu (2) Sergeant (11) Zaidin (12) Crockett (4) Race 4: … Read more

Melton Harness Aug 11 by Neale Donnelly

Selections by NEALE DONNELLEY   Race 1: DON PIERRE 1; With Gusto 2; High Rolling 3; Winkanditsover 4. Race 2: FIERY MOUNTAIN GIRL 1; Rock Tonight 2; Jay Pe De 3; Our Twentyten 4. Race 3: CUSTODIAN 1; Illawong Byron … Read more