Auckland double for Irish owner

  DUAL AUCKLAND SUCCESS FOR IRISH OWNER Kentuckiana Lodge trainer Cran Dalgety says Kaikoura owner Murray Boyd was so excited he was crying with happiness following consecutive wins by Bettors Creek and Donegal Delight at Auckland on Friday, June 8, 2012. “The Irish just love life. His Irish side was coming through. He’s got a…

Details

Jim Wakefield MNZM honour

CONGRATULATIONS ! Cran and Chrissie Dalgety extend their congratulations to successful owner Jim Wakefield, who has been honoured with an MNZM (Member of the NZ Order Of Merit) in the 2012 Queens Birthday honours list. Jim has had a long-time involvement as a harness racing owner, breeder and administrator. He was formerly a Board member…

Details

Jewels placings for K L team

FOUR PLACINGS ON $1.2 MILLION JEWELS DAY Kentuckiana Lodge trainer Cran Dalgety was unable to notch a Jewels victory at Cambridge on Saturday, June 2, but had a good payday with two seconds and two thirds on the $1.2 million raceday. Big improver Mighty Flying Mac furthered his step up the 2YO ladder with a…

Details

Addington treble on Jewels eve

ADDINGTON TREBLE BRINGS 100 IN FRAME Kentuckiana Lodge trainer Cran Dalgety stable has a chance of reaching 100 wins in a season for the first time, after Thursday’s Addington treble on the last night of May, 2012. Wins by Anita Patron (amateur race), Chanelle Bromac (2YO fillies pace) and Kiwi Mondeo (1-2 win pace) advanced…

Details

Pennsylvania part of Dex’s spree

FIVE-WIN FORBURY HAUL FOR DEXTER Hot reinsman Dexter Dunn continued his form from Monday’s Horsham Invitation drivers series win in country Victoria with a five-win spree at Forbury Park, Dunedin, on Thursday night, May 24, 2012. Dexter won the opening treble, partnering the consistent Cran Dalgety-trained filly Pennsylvania for a deserved win in the second,…

Details

Flaming Flutter out of Jewels

‘FLUTTER’ OFF TO MELBOURNE Flaming Flutter has been withdrawn from Harness Jewels $150,000 Sky City Hamilton 2YO colts and geldings Emerald at on Saturday, June 2, promoting fellow Cantab Ideal Arden into the likely starting 12. The Victorian-owned Flaming Flutter is being spelled with a view to contesting the Australasian Breeders Crown at Melton in…

Details

Big Picture finds WA form

BIG PICTURE WINS AGAIN IN WEST AUSTRALIA Ex-Kentuckiana Lodge pacer Big Picture was again to the fore, winning his fourth WA race in his last six starts, when successful at Northam, West Australia, on Tuesday night, May 22. Big Picture was tenacious winning a C2-4 pace, coming from the outside five draw off the second…

Details

Delight wins N I Breeders Stakes

DONEGAL DELIGHT _ DESERVED LISTED WIN Donegal Delight is right on song for the $150,000 R A & J V Yarndley 4YO Mares Diamond at Cambridge after holding Minnie Moose and Southwind Arden in Friday’s $20,000 Powell Transport 38th North Island Breeders Stakes at Auckland on Friday, May 25, 2012. The game Bettor’s Delight mare…

Details

Franco Harrison all go for syndicate

FRANCO HARRISON CLEARS OUT FOR SYNDICATE Addington Raceway came alive to the cheers of over 200 on-course members of the goHarness Init For Fun Syndicate when their pacer, Franco Harrison, streeted his rivals by six lengths, in the second race on NZ Oaks night, Friday, May 18. Members of the Noel Kennard-managed syndicate total 420,…

Details