Interdominion Final field

FAVOURITE MONKEY KING DRAWN FIVE The NZ-trained contingent have drawn from midfield outwards for the $1 million Watpac 2010 Interdominion Pacing Grand Final at Menangle Park, NSW, on Sunday. Series favourite Monkey King will start from barrier five in the Final, to be run a 7pm (NZ time). Queensland champ Blacks A Fake, shooting for…

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Cooling units installed at Melton

COOLING UNITS TO MAKE STABLING AREA MORE COMFORTABLE Victoria’s harness racing participants have been offered respite from what were often oppressive conditions in the stabling area at Tabcorp Park, Melton, following the installation of six evaporative cooling units. Victoria’s Deputy Premier and Minster for Racing, The Honorable Rob Hulls, was on hand on Thursday February…

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Courage rules in Vict Derby

KIWI QUINELLA: COURAGE TO RULE BEATS SIR LINCOLN By Jason Bonnington Eleven years after his incomparable sire, Courage Under Fire, took out the same race, outstanding New Zealand stayer Courage To Rule staged a mini coup tonight by winning the $A200,000 Alabar Victoria Derby. In a race of constant movement, three horses – For A…

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Voting open on Dexter’s colours

PUBLIC TO VOTE ON AUST. YOUNG DRIVERS CHAMP COLOURS Throughout this Summer, Harness Racing NZ ran a competition through Kids Go Racing, Design Dexter’s Colours, at various meetings around the country. There, children had the chance to design a set of colours for Dexter Dunn to wear in the 2010 Australasian Young Drivers Championship. Dexter…

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