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Sunday, November 18 2018

Trainer Greg Hunter was a proud man after he helped his family trifecta the race named in their honour at Wyndham on Sunday.

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Friday, November 16 2018

Cruz Bromac made it short-course Group 1 wins on either side of the Tasman in 2018 when victorious in Friday’s $200,000 Group 1 New Zealand Free For All at Addington.

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Friday, November 16 2018

Oops, they did it again.

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Thursday, November 15 2018

Driver Ricky May is hopeful Pat’s Delight can bounce back from a plain performance on Tuesday to win Friday’s New Zealand Free-For-All.

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Thursday, November 15 2018

Gerard O’Reilly is hardly a name synonymous with big trotting races but he gets a realistic chance to win the biggest one of all this week when he partners Ronald J in Friday’s $300,000 Dominion Handicap.

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Thursday, November 15 2018

After a quiet few years in terms of winners, Woodend Beach trainers David and Catherine Butt were able to relive their former glory days at Ashburton on Thursday when they geared up their first training double in almost three years.

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Wednesday, November 14 2018

It is hoped Flashing Diamonds can go from the wilderness to the winner’s circle at Ashburton today.

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Tuesday, November 13 2018

Rasmussen completes career with New Zealand Cup win.

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Tuesday, November 13 2018

First Addington, then Aussie. Next? The World.

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Tuesday, November 13 2018

Ultimate Sniper confirmed his status as a superstar three-year-old with a crushing win in the $170,000 Sires Stakes Final at Addington on New Zealand Cup day.

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Monday, November 12 2018

Bookies aren’t taking any chances with star trotter Speeding Spur in tomorrow’s Group 1 $100,000 New Zealand Trotting Free For All at Addington.

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Sunday, November 11 2018

 The least-hyped of her foals put broodmare Chicago Blues on the winner’s list during the New Zealand Cup Carnival yesterday.

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Saturday, November 10 2018

It was a night to remember for Craig Smith at Cambridge on Friday, the South Auckland-based junior driver recording two wins, including his first as a trainer.

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Saturday, November 10 2018

The new training partnership of Kirstin Barclay and Paul Ellis has made a flying start to the season and they hope to further crank up the momentum during cup week.

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Thursday, November 08 2018

Driver Samantha Ottley will start chasing her New Zealand Cup dream with Forgotten Highway on Tuesday.

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Wednesday, November 07 2018

Trainer Robert Dunn will equal the record for the most starters in a New Zealand Cup when he lines up five horses in the $800,000 at Addington event on Tuesday.

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Wednesday, November 07 2018

On the same day the stable landed four of the first five draws in next Tuesday’s $800,000 New Zealand Trotting Cup, two All Stars runners had their final public hit outs in the official Cup Trial at Addington.

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Tuesday, November 06 2018

Everyone has a Dougie McCormick story that they could tell.

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Tuesday, November 06 2018

The New Zealand Horse Ambulance Trust is thrilled to announce that the first horse ambulance will be completed and delivered this month (November 2018).

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Tuesday, November 06 2018

The New Zealand Trotting Cup has lost its second leading contender in a week following the withdrawal of Ultimate Machete on Monday. 

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Sunday, November 04 2018

Airpark Flyer won the Riverton Cup on a near perfect day for trainer Trent Yesberg.

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Sunday, November 04 2018

Thefixer brought his spring campaign back to life and helped Natalie Rasmussen choose her New Zealand Cup drive when winning at Addington on Friday night.  

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Friday, November 02 2018

David Butt has driven over 1100 winners but these days he has contented himself with driving just one horse in his brilliantly-bred maiden trotter Astound.

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Thursday, November 01 2018

Patience paid off for the connections of Honor And Glory when the pacer won at Invercargill on Sunday.

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Thursday, November 01 2018

When the Full Noise won on debut as two-year-old in May and beat older horses trainer Brett Gray described him as 'a dream' horse. 
And he hasn't changed his mind.

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