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Horsham Cup returns to Sunday racing

RACE READY: Simon Gebert and track rider Kim Hair with Gebert’s horse Darilon, which will run in a maiden event on Horsham Cup day. Picture: PAUL CARRACHER

Horsham and District Racing Club is ready to celebrate the return of the Millers Horsham Cup to its traditional Sunday running at the weekend.

PHOTOS | Hornets prepare for unknown

Horsham Hornets will venture into the unknown at the weekend with a double-header against Country Basketball League newcomers Bacchus Marsh Lions and Wimmera rivals Ararat Redbacks.

PHOTOS | Laharum size up West Wimmera Warriors in Horsham cricket

Homers keeper Darren Paul celebrates catching Josh Lees off Jarred Combe, West Wimmera vs Homers.

By DEAN LAWSON Laharum will attempt to consolidate a strong start in Horsham Cricket Association’s A Grade season when it takes on newcomer West Wimmera in round two on Saturday. The Mountain Men had a confidence-boosting start to the competition against Rupanyup-Minyip and are now eyeing off the Warriors and a 2-0 start. Laharum won […]

Mitch Creek to reassess NBA career

Horsham basketball star Mitch Creek’s NBA aspirations have been put on hold after the athletic 26-year-old was waived by the Brooklyn Nets at the weekend. Creek signed an Exhibit 10 contract with the Nets in August, giving him a chance to secure a two-way deal which would have seen him split time between Brooklyn and […]

Teams chase early highs in Grampians cricket

Grampians Cricket Association A Grade clubs will play the first two-day matches of the season in round two. Youth Club will host St Andrews in the match of the round at North Park, Stawell, with both sides looking to cement an early top-four spot after round-one victories. St Andrews will look to dismiss Youth Club […]

PHOTOS | Horsham Panthers to host meet and greet

Horsham Panthers will host a meet-and-greet barbecue at the Woolworths car park in Horsham at 9am on Saturday as they enjoy their first bye of the NRL SA Limestone Coast season. Horsham players and officials will attend the sausage sizzle and coach Rob Gascoyne urged anyone who was curious about playing or supporting rugby league […]

Master Zephyr, Christine Puls storm home in Hamilton Cup

Horsham jockey Christine Puls added the 2200-metre Hamilton Cup to her already impressive CV when she got the call from the Darren Weir yard to ride Master Zephyr.

ROUND 1 PHOTOS | St Michaels stamps authority in Central Wimmera Tennis

Reigning Central Wimmera Tennis Association pennant premier St Michaels got its title defense off to a flying start on Saturday with a win against grand final opponent Drung South. The Saints made a powerful statement with an 11-sets-to-three victory, dominating the singles rubbers after splitting the first four doubles rubbers. Saint Jess McDonald was particularly […]

Planning in place for annual Horsham volleyball tournament

A change in Australian Volleyball League structure could be beneficial for the 24th annual Horsham tournament coming up next month. With Volleyball Australia in high-level discussions regarding a revamp of national league to make the game more professional going forward, this year will be a transitional year for Australia’s elite players participating in the league. […]

PHOTOS | Horsham Panthers host Bulls in first home game of the rugby league season

Bulls' player Treyzan Ahu tackles Horsham Panter Joseph Weko, Panthers vs Bull, NRL SA Limestone Coast at Horsham Racing Centre.

Horsham Panthers hosted Bulls in the club’s first NRL SA Limestone Coast home game of the season at Horsham Racing Centre. Pictures: PAUL CARRACHER


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