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Racing
17 February 2024
Three weeks after announcing her arrival among the season’s elite three-year-olds in breathtaking style on Karaka Millions night, Orchestral treated Ellerslie to an encore in Saturday’s Gr.2 Eagle Technology Avondale Guineas (2100m).
Racing
15 February 2024
Roger James and Robert Wellwood are still in awe of what Orchestral produced when winning last month’s $1.5 million TAB Karaka Millions 3YO (1600m) at Ellerslie.
Racing
02 February 2024
Three years after purchasing multiple Group One winner Prowess from the New Zealand Bloodstock National Yearling Sales, Cambridge trainers Roger James and Robert Wellwood are hoping lightning might strike twice with the same Rich Hill Stud stallion.
Racing
31 January 2024
“It was such a special night on Saturday, it was unbelievable. We had 46 people with us who had flown up (from Ashburton), it was amazing."
Racing
27 January 2024
“To win New Zealand’s richest race two years in a row is something that dreams are made of.”
Racing
23 January 2024
“She (Orchestral) will jump favourite, she is a good horse."
Racing
23 January 2024
“Winning any race is exciting, but when you get into that Group company with a filly that you have bred is very exciting.”
Racing
02 January 2024
Exciting filly Orchestral was on song at Pukekohe on New Year’s Day when downing a quality line-up in the Barfoot & Thompson 1600, including last start vanquisher Lupo Solitario.
Racing
24 December 2023
“I really like the filly, but she has got to measure up to the best company yet."