Flyin Milly Mac wins trial

FLYIN MILLY MAC ON TRACK FOR SPRING RACING Flyin Milly Mac, freshened after running ninth at Addington on August 23, bounced back with a solid trial win at Rangiora on Wednesday, September 12. The Mach Three mare crossed from the seven gate to settle third in single file for driver Murray Howard, and unwound late…

Dexter in US double figures

DEXTER RACKS UP 10th & 11th USA WINS Visiting NZ reinsman Dexter Dunn moved his latest USA tally to 10 wins within three weeks with a winning treble last weekend, then moved to 11 after winning the opener at Harrah’s Philadelphia on Monday (NZ time). Dexter was reunited with former Rangiora mare Shebang to win…

Raukapuka Ruler just outside cut-line

RAUKAPUKA RULER 18th ON INITIAL NZ CUP RANKINGS Former Northern Derby winner Raukapuka Ruler has been ranked 18th in the inital rankings for the $800,000 Christchurch Casino NZ Cup to be run at Addington on November 13. The Cran Dalgety-trained pacer was spelled after racing at Auckland on April 27. The son of Bettor’s Delight…

Dexter wins on consecutive days in Kentucky

DEXTER SCORES KENTUCKY DOUBLE New Zealand reinsman Dexter Dunn has landed a winning double at the famous Red Mile, Lexington, Kentucky, over the last two days. Dexter was handily placed throughout from the two gate with the Noel Daley-trained Ma Was Right (by Muscle Hill), who finished best to win by a neck in 1:57…

Dexter USA-bound on Wednesday

DEXTER SIGNS OFF WITH FLYIN MILLY MAC WIN Kentuckiana Lodge trainer Cran Dalgety is finally losing his “wingman”, for the next few months, on Wednesday. Dexter Dunn’s proposed North American trip is on again, with the champion reinsman booked to fly out of Wednesday and scheduled to return for premier racing at the New Zealand…

‘Legend’ takes earnings to $3.2 million

BIT OF A LEGEND’S EARNINGS THE NZ EQUIVALENT OF $3.2 MILLION ! Evergreen former Kentuckiana Lodge pacer Bit Of A Legend, who turns nine to NZ time on August 1, has extended his lifetime earnings in North America to the NZ equivalent of $3.28 million. His latest Yonkers Raceway open handicap win on Sunday (NZ…

Stable closing in on 50 seasonal wins

BRINGITONHOME, FLYIN MILLY MAC, ADVANCE TALLY Kentuckiana Lodge trainer Cran Dalgety is poised to achieve 50 seasonal wins for the 10th consecutive year. The West Melton mentor advanced to 48 wins for the season with wins by Bringitonhome (Addington) and maiden Flyin Milly Mac (Ashburton) last weekend, taking the stable’s seasonal earnings to $783,700. Bringitonhome,…

London Delight enhances broodmare potential

LONDON DELIGHT EARMARKED FOR BROODMARE CAREER London Delight, who brought up the 46th seasonal win for trainer Cran Dalgety with his only starter at Rangiora on Sunday, July 8, will have a future as a broodmare next season. Cran says the stable will give London Delight more chances to advance over the next few months…

Hundie shows versatlity

HUNDIE SHOWS VERSATILITY IN FIFTH WIN OF SEASON Hundie furthered his versatility by being used early to lead, trail, and come out on top in the TBHS 97 & Co. On Tour Mobile Pace at Addington on Thursday, July 5. The Bettor’s Delight-Zagami gelding extended his useful debut 3YO season with his fifth win 17…

Christen Me changes USA stable

CHRISTEN ME RACING AT YONKERS FOR NEW BARN Former Kentuckiana Lodge dual Australasian Grand Circuit champion Christen Me has had a stable change in North America. The Christian Cullen-Splendid Dreams gelding moved stables after finishing fourth in the $75,000 Franklin Consolation at Pocono last weekend. Christen Me, even through he was race-timed in 1:49.4 (10ths)…