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23 January 2016
Julie Maughan's Raceday Report 22nd January 2016: Golden Guitar Final
Julie Maughan's Raceday Report 22nd January 2016: Golden Guitar Final

CYCLONE KATE WINS $25,000 Prydes EasiFeed Golden Guitar Final at Tamworth by Julie Maughan

Torrential rain was the back drop for the win of Cyclone Kate in the $25,000 Prydes Easifeed Golden Guitar Final at Tamworth last Friday night.

"I like her even more now" said McCarthy of Cyclone Kate. "They told me she had a bit of ability"

It was the first time that John McCarthy had made the trip to compete in the racing carnival at Tamworth and all indications are he will be back.

22 January 2016
Julie Maughan's Raceday Report 22nd January 2016: Tamworth City Cup/Star Maker 3YO
Julie Maughan's Raceday Report 22nd January 2016: Tamworth City Cup/Star Maker 3YO

MUARNO AND UNCLE PETER HAVE IMPORTANT VICTORIES AT TAMWORTH by JULIE MAUGHAN

Queenslander Narissa McMullen paid her first visit to the Tamworth Golden Guitar Carnival and vowed she will be back – especially after the win of Murano won the $12,000 Garrards Horse and Hound Tamworth City Cup.

21 January 2016
Julie Maughan's Raceday Report, Golden Guitar Heats 2016, 17 January 2016
Julie Maughan's Raceday Report, Golden Guitar Heats 2016, 17 January 2016

2016 Golden Guitar Heats by Julie Maughan

Seven heats of the $25,000 Prydes Easifeed Golden Guitar were conducted last Sunday and the Final has shaped up as one of the best to be witnessed since the inception of the series back in 1984.

16 January 2016
Julie Maughan's Gold Nugget Raceday Report

CHARLI DOLLAR WINS GOLD NUGGET AT TAMWORTH COMPILED BY JULIE MAUGHAN
The Tamworth HRC commenced their Carnival on Wednesday night and Charli Dollar enjoyed success in taking out the first of many feature races listed over the coming days with an impressive win in the $10,000 The Pub Group Gold Nugget.

24 December 2015
Mitrhys Magic wins at Tamworth 24 Dec 2015
Mitrhys Magic wins at Tamworth 24 Dec 2015

MITRHYS MAGIC WIN COMPILED BY JULIE MAUGHAN

It’s Christmas and what do you want – presents of course and Mitrhys Magic certainly delivered that for owners John and Noelene Varga at the Tamworth HRC meeting last Thursday – Christmas Eve.

Mitrhys Magic or "Barry" as he is known around the stables brought the crowd to their feet when the IfIhadyourluck-Scoot On La Belle gelding won the TAB Rewards Xmas Gift Box Pace (1980m).

10 December 2015
Strawberry Courage wins at Tamworth 10th Dec 2015 by Julie Maughan
Strawberry Courage wins at Tamworth 10th Dec 2015 by Julie Maughan

MARK CALLAGHAN DOUBLE AT TAMWORTH BY JULIE MAUGHAN

The BMR Quarries Dash for Cash Final will be staged at this afternoons Tamworth HRC meeting to be raced over the 1230 metre distance.

Strawberry Courage – trained by Mark Callaghan - will most likely commence as race favourite – especially after winning the Prelude last week.

"He (Strawberry Courage) was probably the class horse of the race last week. He drew wide but he went really good and he had a little bit left at the finish" said Callaghan who has his training establishment at Morisett.

10 December 2015
Mitch Chapple's win at Tamworth 10th December 2015 - compiled by Julie Maughan
Mitch Chapple's win at Tamworth 10th December 2015 - compiled by Julie Maughan

MITCH CHAPPLE WIN AT TAMWORTH AFTER TURNING 18 COMPILED BY JULIE MAUGHAN

Maitland’s Mitch Chapple may have heard "Happy Birthday" at his recent 18th birthday celebrations but it was most certainly "hip hip hooray" after he drove a winner at last Thursday’s Tamworth harness meeting.

"It was good to get a win" said Chapple.

Chapple accepted a drive behind Little Gozzo with the 9 year old Chill Factor-Armerina mare trained by Col Hobday at Inverell.

17 November 2015
Julie Maughan's Raceday Report Thursday 12th November 2015

WINNING WAY AT TAMWORTH COMPILED BY JULIE MAUGHAN FOR TAMWORTH PACEWAY MEETING: 12TH NOVEMBER 2015

 

Missen Brothers
Luck sometimes plays a big factor in a race and today reinsman Peter Missen copped it on two occasions - which handed him a winning double as a reinsman.

12 November 2015
Julie Maughans Raceday Report Thu 12th November 2015
Julie Maughans Raceday Report Thu 12th November 2015

Julie Maughan's Tamworth Raceday Report 12th November 2015

Missen Brothers

Luck sometimes plays a big factor in a race and last Thursday reinsman Peter Missen copped it on two occasions - which handed him a winning double as a reinsman.

TOM ISON DOUBLE AT TAMWORTH

Tom Ison has "ditched" the school books and is concentrating on harness racing fulltime as his chosen career and enjoyed his winning double at last week’s Tamworth HRC meeting.

7 October 2015
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