Colin De Filippi has 2000th NZ win

NZ HARNESS NEWS, SEPTEMBER 8, 2017 COLIN DE FILIPPI JOINS 2000 WIN CLUB Master reinsman Colin De Filippi wasted no time landing his 2000th NZ driving win at Addington on Friday, September 8. In his first drive for the night, he produced a customary magical drive on Izmok, a horse he co-owns and co-trains with…

Nathan Williamson cops 4-day suspension

NZ HARNESS NEWS, SEPTEMBER 8, 2017 NATHAN WILLIAMSON BANNED AFTER TAS MAN BROMAC DRIVE Invercargill trainer-driver Nathan Williamson was surprised by a four-day suspension for alleged excessive use of the whip on Thursday’s Winton feature pace winner Tas Man Bromac. Williamson defended the charge, but stipendiary stewards found he had hit $2.70 second favourite Tas…

Imola trialling well, Admiral sold

NZ HARNESS NEWS SEPT 8 IMOLA HITTING THE LINE “LIKE A DEMON” Not a lot should be read into Imola’s 36-length romp over open-class pacers Dream About Me and Have Faith In Me at the Rangiora workouts on Wednesday. But the talented five-year-old Jereme’s Jet gelding has come up well for a new campaign and Canterbury trainer Gavin Smith is…