Double delight at Melton

DOUBLE DELIGHT FOR JUSTICE  Lance Justice kicked off the 2010/11 metropolitan racing season the way he finished the last one – with a Tabcorp Park winning double at Melton on Friday, September 10. The gun Melton conditioner won two of the night’s three $20,000 events: the Dallas Building Blacks A Fake Free-For-All with Our Malabar…

Details

Victoria Horse of Year finalists

SUNDON’S GIFT LIKELY FAVOURITE Sundons Gift is in the running to become just the fifth trotter to be crowned the VictorianHorse of the Year. The Chris Lang-trained eight-year-old is among four finalists for the biggest equine award in Victorian harness racing, which will be presented at a ceremony in conjunction with a race meeting at…

Details

Cream rises in 4YO Finals

CREAM RIVALS IN 4YO FINALS By Jason Bonnington The Grand Final is over and a premier has been crowned following Make Mine Cullen’s breathtaking victory over arch rival Broadways Best in Sunday’s Tabcorp Australasian Breeders Crown 4YO Mares Final (2240m) at Tabcorp Park. The $A100,000 Group 1 lived up to the hype as last year’s…

Details

Diomedes wins again in Perth

DOMINATING DIOMEDES DOMINANT Former Kentuckiana Lodge pacer (Dominating) Diomedes again played the iron horse in Perth to win second-up from a spell at Gloucester Park on Saturday night, August 21. The older half-brother by McArdle to emerging NZ 3YO Empyrean was trapped wide early from the outside front row gate in the 5 win and…

Details

Sundon’s Gift latest millionaire

NZ-BRED SQUAREGAITER REACHES SEVEN FIGURES Sundon’s Gift’s status as a harness racing immortal is secure following his win in the Tabcorp Australasian Breeders Crown Graduate Trotters Free-For-All at Melton’s Tabcorp Park on Friday, August 20, 2010. The Chris Lang-trained superstar became the first Australian-prepared trotter to top $1 million in prizemoney when he won the…

Details

Courage To Rule starting in 3YO Final

COURAGE INCLUSION MAY CHANGE RACE TACTICS By Brad Bishop, Harness Racing Victoria Media Manager Another dimension has been added to what was already the most intriguing of Sunday’s nine Group 1 Tabcorp Australasian Breeders Crown finals at Melton’s Tabcorp Park. Alabar Victoria Derby champion Courage To Rule has secured a run in the $A188,000 three-year-old…

Details