New Zealand - NZ | RACE COURSE GUIDE
Sunday, 24 December 2017 NEW ZEALAND Race Results
|Race No||Race Name||Winner||Trainer||Win Time||PM $ NZD|
|R1||THANKS & GOOD LUCK LIZ WHELAN STAKES||EFFECTUAL||E POTTS||0:25.98||2,860|
|R2||GARRARDS HORSE & HOUND SPRINT||THRILLING BILLY||K M WALSH||0:21.20||2,035|
|R3||WAIKATO CUP HEAT 1||QUISTIS BALE||CRAIG ROBERTS||0:25.38||4,735|
|R4||WAIKATO CUP HEAT 2||SPARE SOME TIME||L J AHERN||0:25.69||4,735|
|R5||FARMLANDS WAIKATO CLASSIC (GROUP 2) HEAT 1||BIGTIME CALEB||LISA COLE||0:25.60||3,095|
|R6||FARMLANDS WAIKATO CLASSIC (GROUP 2) HEAT 2||ALLEN ABLETT||CRAIG ROBERTS||0:25.30||3,095|
|R7||AFFORDABLE PET ACCESSORIES SPRINT||TIMMA TURTLE||L J AHERN||0:21.13||2,390|
|R8||THE CLUBHOUSE SPORTS BAR SPRINT||MEGA MUNCHIES||J UDY & D COTTAM||0:21.28||2,390|
|R9||MIKE STENT DECORATORS LTD STAKES||OSCAR TRON||D SCHOFIELD||0:25.49||4,030|
|R10||MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL STAKES||ABSINTHE MINDED||L J AHERN||0:25.92||3,325|
New Zealand Past Races
Quick Thinker is set to back up in the $2 million Sydney Cup.
Matchmaker wins PJ Bell Stakes and Kiku lands Carbine Club
Jack produces explosive performance to win Australian Derby
The Ciaron Maher and David Eustace-trained Explosive Jack showed his staying prowess when winning the A$2 million Gr.1 Australian Derby (2400m) at Randwick on Saturday, defeating Young Werther and Lion’s Roar
Progressive three-year-old Atishu has left trainer Stephen Marsh in a bit of a quandary after she demolished her rivals to take out the Listed NZB Airfreight Stakes (1600m) at Riccarton.
The Te Aroha racemeeting on Saturday was abandoned when track conditions were deemed dangerous after the first horse past the post in race three slipped and feel shortly after crossing the finish line.
Trainer and jockey quotes after Matchmaker claims the Group 3 PJ Bell Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.
Chris Scholtz previews Day 1 of The Championships at Randwick with best bets and selections for all races plus Trial Watch and Blackbook Reports.
Five-year-old mare Savy Yong Blonk proved a class above her rivals in the Gr.3 Japac Homes Manawatu Breeders’ Stakes (2000m) at Awapuni on Friday, with the daughter of Savabeel running out an easy three-length victor over Yatima and Platinum Rapper.
Rollercoaster week for Icebath's connections
Mo’unga gave trainer Annabel Neasham her first Group One win when taking out the Gr.1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m) last start and she is hoping he can add a second to their tally at Randwick on Saturday.
New Zealand Bloodstock’s decision to stage this year’s South Island Sale on Gavelhouse Plus has been met with a diverse range of entries from throughout the country, and vendors in both islands of New Zealand are upbeat in the countdown to this month’s online sale of more than 60 yearlings.
Cambridge trainer Stephen Marsh has black-type runners at three venues on Saturday, headed by Milford in the A$2 million Gr.1 Australian Derby (2400m) at Randwick.
Racing and Sports preview of the New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders’ Stakes at Te Aroha on Saturday.