Categories Archives: Harness

THE WORLD AWAITS SPEEDING SPUR

First Addington, then Aussie. Next? The World. That’s the tentative six-month plan for champion trotter Speeding Spur after a courageous win the New Zealand Trotting Free For All on Tuesday. Managing owner Andrew Grierson, the head of Woodlands Stud, ma

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RASMUSSEN ADDS ANOTHER JEWEL TO CROWN

Champion reinswoman Natalie Rasmussen has added another jewel to her crown with a first driving win in New Zealand Cup behind Thefixer. Under Rasmussen’s urgings, Thefixer determinedly wore down the tenacious Australian runner-up Tiger Tara in the last

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BAD DRAW FOR TIGER TARA

Tiger Tara’s incredible run to the New Zealand Trotting Cup hit some serious turbulence yesterday that has seen the Aussie star almost double in price for next week’s great race. Tiger Tara has already placed in two New Zealand Cups and an amazing ser

TWO HARNESS RACING DRIVERS TO RETURN

Two harness racing drivers charged after a police investigation into race fixing can return to competitive racing. The pair had been excluded from driving in totalisator races by the Racing Integrity Unit pending the hearing of criminal charges against th

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Ladies Reign Supreme At Addington

The ladies reigned supreme at Addington on Friday night, the fairer sex winning both feature races on the card. Dream About Me scored her second consecutive group race victory in a nail-biting finish to the Gr.2 $50,000 Canterbury Classic. An hour earlier

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HARNESS CHIEF: 99 PERCENT OF US ARE HONEST

The harness racing industry says the sector shouldn’t be judged by the acts of a few. Three more people were arrested yesterday, as part of a police probe into alleged match-fixing and drug dealing, bringing the total number of arrests to ten. Harne