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  • Draw enhances Simmon’s chances
    A FAVOURABLE draw has placed Persimmon in a solid positioned to cause an upset in Bankstown on Friday night. A handy fourth in last week’s Renshaw Cup in Penrith, Persimmon will tackle the M H Treuer Memorial for trainer Kevin Pizzuto. Satisfied with the gelding’s latest effort Pizzuto believes... Read more
    Draw and history against Oaks prospect
    QUEENSLAND youngster Smart As Camm Be has a horror draw and history against her in Saturday night’s Victoria Oaks at Tabcorp Park Melton. Aiming to maintain her perfect start to the season for trainer Kylie Rasmussen, Smart As Camm Be has drawn barrier six in the Blue Riband. The... Read more
    Victory gives trainer Mona Lisa-style smile
    A TRAINING masterpiece resulted in Vincenzo Peruggia continuing his successful comeback in Pinjarra yesterday. Sidelined between May 5, 2017 and last January, Vincenzo Peruggia has had 24 starts for trainer Tony Svilicich since returning, which have netted seven wins and nine placings. Thrilled with the gelding’s latest victory, Svilicich... Read more
    Prime opportunity for consistent trotter
    CONSISTENT mare Reign On Me has a prime opportunity to return to the winners’ circle at Tabcorp Park Menangle today. Successful at the venue a fortnight ago – followed by a second last week – Reign On Me will begin from the 10-metre line for trainer Sonya Smith. The... Read more
    Governing body to launch new site
    AS RECENTLY announced , Harness Racing New Zealand is excited to announce the launch of our newly redesigned website which will happen on Wednesday, May 1. Following feedback from the industry, we wanted to move with the times and give our users a website with a clean new look,... Read more
    This is exactly why San Carlo is “overrated”
    FOR those who think they are experts on assessing horses, please note multiple Group race winner San Carlo is overrated. If you wish to know how I came to this conclusion it’s because his trainer Stephen O’Donoghue said so! By now my previous article has gained thousands of hits,... Read more
    Youngster aimed at feature riches
    SATURDAY night’s BOTRA Final is the next target for handy youngster Livinontheedge. Thrilled with the three-year-old’ s win in Victor Harbor yesterday, trainer Anthony Robinson will head to Port Pirie for the feature. Robinson had nominated Livinontheedge for the heats, which were scrapped due to a lack of nominations.... Read more
    Another crack at Grand Circuit on the cards
    OVERRATED (trainer’s choice of word) pacer San Carlo will be given another opportunity to make his mark on the Grand Circuit this season. Although he has proven successful at Group Two and Three level – such as yesterday’s Warragul Cup – San Carlo has been found wanting when stepping up to... Read more
    Easter double the perfect tonic
    IT’S well known there is little time for rest in harness racing. Racing most days of the week, attending to horses seemingly around the clock and writing articles on Easter Sunday – it never stops. Nor does the industry provide much time for illness, which appears to be the... Read more
    Aussie Group Two winner claims major in USA
    “SHE’S a tough SOB with big lungs.” Even-money favourite Shartin employed the same tactic she did a season ago, to win last night’s $402,600 Blue Chip Matchmaker at the Yonkers Raceway. As was the case in the evening $663,260 Final of the George Morton Levy Memorial Pacing Series, both... Read more
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