Second NZ Cup rankings

SECOND RANKINGS, CHRISTCHURCH CASINO NEW ZEALAND CUP Maurice Holmes Vase runnerup Tiger Tara is the only major mover in the second rankings for November’s Christchurch Casino New Zealand Cup, when released on Tuesday, September 9. He improves his spot by three to 16, just outside the cut-line, but gets another chance to impress in Sunday’s…

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Onlyforyou sold as broodmare

ONLYFORYOU RETIRED, SOLD TO BRECKON FARMS The racing shoes of former Kentuckiana Lodge dual Group One-winning filly Onlyforyou (1:55.8) were removed for the final time after a luckless eighth in Adore Me’s 4YO Harness Jewels Diamond at Cambridge on May 31. Now five, the consistent Art Major-Destiny mare banked a rewarding $365,459 in career earnings…

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Katy Perry untroubled in repechage

KATY PERRY LEADS THROUGHOUT ABC REPECHAGE Hot favourite and rising Kentuckiana Lodge star Katy Perry was untroubled to lead from end to end in the Betterthancheddar Breeders Crown Series 2nd 2YO Fillies Repechage at Beckley Park, Geelong, on Wednesday, August 7. Champion driver Dexter Dunn had no worries holding the front from the ace draw…

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August noms for Show Day Futurity

AUGUST NOMINATIONS FOR $84,000 SHOW DAY FUTURITY SERIES Tuesday 22 July The Show Day Futurity Series (SDFS) will once again be programmed this spring at Addington Raceway with estimated stakes of $84,000. Addington is also pleased to announce that for the second year running, harness racing enthusiasts Glenys and Philip Kennard are sponsoring and the…

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Payment dates for NZ Cup/Dominion

IMPORTANT DATES FOR NZ CUP & DOMINION This year nominations for the 2014 Christchurch Casino New Zealand Trotting Cup and Hellers Dominion at Addington will be taken earlier than previous years to increase exposure and to enable fixed odds markets to open mid-August. Nominations for both races will close at 3.00pm on Wednesday, August 13,…

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Met minimum stake increase

MINIMUM STAKES UP 40 PERCENT – YOU START WE PAY Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Addington is pleased to announce that minimum stakes are on the increase to $7000 for the 2014-15 season for New Zealand Metropolitan Trotting Club (NZMTC) races which is a 40% increase on minimum stakes from the 2013-14 season. This represents a…

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Katy Perry 2nd in Breeders Heat

JOANNE’S A DELIGHT HOLDS IN CAMBRIDGE HEAT Kentuckiana Lodge filly Katy Perry had to settle for second to the Nigel McGrath-trained Joanne’s A Delight in the $5000 Australasian Breeders Crown 2YO fillies heat at Cambridge on Thursday, July 10. After a being on the easy list following a fall on Harness Jewels day (May 31),…

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