August 30, 2017 National Trotguide
NO SIRE nor broodmare sire was dually represented by Australasian Breeders’ Crown results from Melton on Sunday.
Half-brothers Art Major and the ill-fated Perfect Art were the closest relations to figure, with Art Major leaving the 2YO Filly champion Nostra Villa and Perfect Art leaving the dam of the 4YO mare winner Heavens Trend.
The pacing Final winners were:-
. Petacular (3f, Somebeachsomewhere – Ideal Priority USA (1:54.6; 4 wins; $34,115) by Western Ideal
. Dont Hold Back (4h, Courage Under Fire – Braeview Express (2:01.4; 2 wins; $9985) by Badlands Hanover
. Nostra Villa (2f, Art Major – Crystal Journey NZ (2:00.2; 11 wins; $113,185) by Sands A Flying
. Our Little General (3c, Mach Three – Kabbalah Karen B Canada (1:53.8; 9 wins; $285,098) by Western Terror
. King Of Swing (2c, Rocknroll Hanover a Twist And Twirl NZ (1:56; 7 wins; $283,258) by Artsplace
. Heavens Trend (4m, Rock N Roll Heaven – Trend Setter (Group Two; 1:55.6; 15 wins; $199,414) by Perfect Art
The trotting Final winners were:-
. Wobelee (2g, Down Under Muscles – Tupenny Bit (placed 3 of 5 starts) by Sundon
. Our Renezmae NZ (2f, The Pres – City Lane NZ (tr2:06.8; 7 wins; $31,290) by Lindy Lane
. War Spirit NZ (3g, Monarchy – Sylvias Star NZ (tr2:11.4; 3 wins; $10,790) by Gee Whiz 11
. Dance Craze (3f, Muscle Hill – La Coocaracha (Group One; tr1:58.5; 23 wins; $428,911) by Safely Kept
– Marshall Dobson