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Sunday, July 22 2018

The ascension is complete.

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Sunday, July 22 2018

DEXTER Dunn’s glorious winning drive on Let It Ride in last night’s $200,000 Group 1 Blacks A Fake at Albion Park almost didn’t happen.

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Sunday, July 22 2018

One of Canterbury’s most consistent performers got a deserved win in the $14,000 Rangiora Winter Cup on Sunday.

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Saturday, July 21 2018

Blair Orange drove four winners at Addington on Friday night to secure the New Zealand record for most wins in a season by a driver.

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Saturday, July 21 2018

There were emotional scenes at Alexandra Park on Friday night when Morrinsville pacer Count Landeck was victorious at double-figure odds.

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Sunday, July 15 2018

The unraced and unheralded horse Buy Kiwi Made is now the sire of a Group 2 winner with his only foal of racing age following the success of Canterbury filly Sociable in Saturday night’s A$75,540 Queensland Oaks at Albion Park.

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Sunday, July 15 2018

On an otherwise gloomy day at the Ashburton trots, the smiles of one family brightened things considerably.

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Sunday, July 15 2018

When Lazarus stepped foot upon American soil at the start of June this year it officially began the next leg of the great pacer’s remarkable journey.

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Saturday, July 14 2018

When news broke of the sale of New Zealand Champion Pacer Lazarus to North American interests in May of this year, one of the biggest questions from his army of fans was who will take on the responsibility of training the great horse.

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Saturday, July 14 2018

Move over Jacinda Ardern, there is a new Queen of Morrinsville.

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Saturday, July 14 2018

One of the north’s most accomplished drivers is hanging up his whip at the end of the month.

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Thursday, July 12 2018

Six leading drivers have had fines or suspensions handed down on Harness Jewels day reduced after an appeal.

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Thursday, July 12 2018

The pressure of opening the pre-series favourite with bookies is not bothering Jack MacKinnon ahead of Thursday and Friday night’s New Zealand Junior Drivers Championship.

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Thursday, July 12 2018

Harness Racing New Zealand announced on Wednesday that the Harness Jewels would return to Cambridge again in 2020.

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Wednesday, July 11 2018

Wins on consecutive nights last week reining Redwood Invasion at Addington and Omar Sharif at Forbury Park provided a timely confidence boost for junior driver Mark Hurrell, ahead of the 2018 McMillan Equine Feeds New Zealand Junior Driver Championship.

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Tuesday, July 10 2018

The rapid improvement of Canterbury filly Samskara has seen her future as a broodmare to be put on hold.

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Sunday, July 08 2018

A drop in grade and aggressive drive paid dividends for Lagertha at Alexandra Park, the daughter of American Ideal’s victory one of two on Friday night for John and Josh Dickie.

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Friday, July 06 2018

HECTORYJAYJAY’s comeback could be over just run after it began.

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Thursday, July 05 2018

New Zealand’s Australasian Breeders Crown squad is looking strong with at least seven horses slated to make the trip across the ditch.

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Thursday, July 05 2018

Like the energizer bunny, John Morrison just keeps going

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Wednesday, July 04 2018

Harness Racing New Zealand and Alexandra Park are seeking expressions of interest from trainers, syndicators, drivers and equine businesses to attend the upcoming Owners Night trial on Friday 10 August.

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Monday, July 02 2018

AUSTRALIAN harness racing hasn’t quite seem anything like this current dominance of Emma Stewart.

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Sunday, July 01 2018

YOUNG trainer force Mick Stanley takes a different approach to many when it comes to the staggering Vicbred dominance of Emma Stewart and Clayton Tonkin.

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