PGG to continue with yearling sales

NZ HARNESS NEWS,  March 20, AUCTION COMPANY CONFIRMS YEARLING SALES WILL CONTINUE A high-ranking official at agriculture company PGG Wrightson has doused cold water on strong industry rumours regarding the future of the national yearling sales. For a number of weeks, the drums have been beating that PGG Wrightson, through their standardbred division, would be…

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Team teal success

NZ HARNESS NEWS, March 12, 2018 TEAL CAMPAIGN RAISES UPWARDS OF $20,000 Organisers of New Zealand harness racing’s inaugural Team Teal Campaign are hailing it as a huge success following its completion on Sunday with the funds raised expected to reach close to $20,000. After six weeks of action across the country – during which…

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Jesse Duke reverses trend

NZ HARNESS NEWS, March 10, JESSE DUKE REVERSING TREND OF SALE-TOPPERS The list of Karaka sale-toppers in recent years hardly makes for a ‘who’s who’ of elite race horses on the track. Arctic Stride, You Gotta Have Faith, Cheers Stride, Carters Cullen, Tori Maguire, Legs And Lips, and Two Twenty all topped the Auckland sale…

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Classy 3YOs’ sold to WA

NZ HARNESS NEWS, February 26, 2018 CLASSY COLTS PERTH-BOUND  One of Canterbury’s most promising three-year-olds will be on a direct flight to Perth on Friday after he was purchased in a big-money deal. Ocean Ridge has won three of his four starts for trainers Ken and Tony Barron this season, the most recent at Addington…

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