Butrcher drives fifth Crown winner

DAVID BUTCHER EXTENDS RECORD IN CROWN FINALS Cambridge driver David Butcher kept his cool to deliver a fifth Australasian Breeders Crown driving win with exceptional NZ 2YO pacing filly Cowgirls N Indians at Tabcorp Park, Melton, on Super Sunday, August 21, 2011. After being back early off the second row, Butcher improved the Real Desire-Barn…

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Dickie duo win Crown trot finals

DICKIE-HOLMES COMBO SUPREME IN TROT FINALS Top Kiwi combination John Dickie and Robbie Holmes celebrated one of their greatest days at the races when Paramount Geegee and Flying Isa won their Group 1 Australasian Breeders Crown finals at Melton’s Tabcorp Park on Sunday. Paramount Geegee joined the select band of horses to have won more…

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Raider wins G3 at Redcliffe

LIGHTNING RAIDER IN GOOD TOUCH Lightning Raider added to his good Australian form by taking out the Group Three $30,000 Garrards Patrons Purse on the tight Redcliffe track in Queensland on Friday, August 5. The ex-Kentuckiana Lodge pacer, who remained in Queensland after the Albion Park winter carnival, was having his first race for the…

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Kiwi leads series

  STREAMLINE FREIGHT UPDATE DEXTER LEADS SERIES AFTER SECOND ROUND At the end of Day 2 of the 2011 World Driving Championship, it was all about Dexter Dunn. With huge support from his family and a large Kiwi contingent, the 21-year-old flew to the top of the Series with a win and two thirds during…

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Dexter in form for series

DEXTER SCORES FIFTH USA WIN NZ driving whiz Dexter Dunn warmed up for the World Drivers Series (beginning on Monday, NZ time) with his fifth USA win, this time scoring on the Meadowlands Thursday night programme (Friday NZ time). Dexter reined favourite Boo’s Boy to score by a head, ovecoming the seven gate, to beat…

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