Good news from New Zealand, where Rosie Myers is out of an induced coma and has undergone facial surgery.
Lisa Allpress rode a winner on her return to action at Trentham on Sunday after two months on the sidelines.
11-time Group 1-winning racemare Melody Belle has been voted New Zealand Horse of the Year at the annual awards.
One-horse trainer Brian Marriott turned 91 on Tuesday – and saddled a winner on Thursday with his only horse Bellissimo.
Rip Van Winkle, a triple G1 winner for Aidan O’Brien before becoming a successful stallion, has died aged 14 at Windsor Park Stud in New Zealand.
After securing her fourth New Zealand jockeys’ title, Lisa Allpress revealed she will undergo hip-replacement surgery.
As he prepares to resume globetrotting Twenty20 cricket duties, Brendon McCullum’s other passion has provided a fine send-off from New Zealand.
After 2,131 winners, the 52-year-old rider, seriously injured in June, has decided it’s time to call it day.