It is just under two months until the Harness Jewels meeting
is upon us again, this time at Ashburton.
Matthew Cross could not quite bring home the loot for
Otago Daily Times readers from the $150,000 Pick6 at
Methven last week - but neither did anyone else.
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Sally McKay thinks a lot of Indiana Pearl which is why the
filly is on trial tomorrow at Ascot Park for bigger and
Terror To Love is known as one of the warhorses in modern
harness racing - especially in New Zealand.
The Otago Racing Club staff and committee feel vindicated
after a formal investigation of the track by New Zealand
Thoroughbred Racing following the abandoned meeting on March
The best years could be yet to come for Dalwhinnie despite a
powerful win at Wingatui on Monday.
White Robe Lodge sire Gallant Guru provided a reminder once
again of his versatility with a haul of four winners at
Westwood Beach trainer Amber Hoffman is on the board on her
Timy Tyler is about to face his stiffest test to date - but
his trainer feels he is capable of making his mark.
Venus Serena made the step from age-group racing to the
open-class mares with her win in the group 1 New Zealand
Breeders Stakes at Addington last night.
Winning a big wedge of money is not supposed to be easy.
New Years Jay could provide Amber Hoffman with the dream
start to her solo standardbred training career at Addington
A week is ...
My few days away were carefully arranged around a dearth of
local meetings - other than the Waimate Trotting Club's
meeting at Oamaru, which was covered by my New Zealand Herald
counterpart Michael Guerin.
Include has taken Courtney Barnes on one heck of a ride so
far - and it is not finished yet.
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