Ruler’s win pleasing for embattled trainer

RAUKAPUKA RULER CONTINUES TO SHARPEN Raukapula Ruler’s emphatic Addington win on Friday, January 27, was especially pleasing for embattled Kentuckiana Lodge trainer Cran Dalgety. Cran, who will defend himself against the Racing Integrity Unit over cobalt-related supplement feed issues found in positive swabs late last year, was confident Raukapuka Ruler could make a statement with…

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Chevron Express adds to big-winning family

NELSON WINNER CHEVRON EXPRESS ADDS TO BIG-WINNING FAMILY Diminuitive trot filly Chevron Express was rewarded with her elusive maiden win on the second day of the Nelson Harness Racing Club’s summer meeting on Sunday, January 15. Chevron Express (3f Muscle Mass-Kathy Galleon), made amends after pacing away on the first day, having to go into…

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Baileys Rock paces NZ record

BAILEYS ROCK SETS NZ 3YO RECORD AT ASHBURTON ON BOXING DAY The progressive Jim and Susan Wakefield-owned 3YO Baileys Rock lowered a long-standing NZ record for the 2400m from a stand start at Ashburton on Boxing Day for driver Nathan Purdon. Baileys Rock, a black gelding by champion sire Bettor’s Delight in the West Melton…

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Raukapuka Ruler owners in for the long ride

RUAKAPUKA RULER DELIVERS FOR EARLY CHRISTMAS CELEBRATIONS Raukapuka Ruler, again was well above average delivering for his army of supporters at Addington on Friday, December 23, sparked early Christmas celebrations for his owners, the Colt 45 Syndicate. The syndicate have enjoyed a great pre-Christmas ride with the promising Bettor’s Delight colt. Although they would love…

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