New Zealand - NZ | RACE COURSE GUIDE
Saturday, 22 February 2020 ASHBURTON Race Results
|Race No||Race Name||Winner||Driver||Trainer||Win Time||PM NZD $|
|R1||ASHBURTON GUARDIAN TROT||STEEL DUST||T M MCMILLAN||T M MCMILLAN||3:09.90||8,160|
|R2||ASHBURTON MSA LIQUOR CENTRE MOBILE PACE||CHASE THE HAT TRICK||R D HOLMES||K K CHAPMAN||2:01.80||6,880|
|R4||NEWLANDS AUTO ELECTRICAL MARES MOBILE TROT||MONRIKA||S R MCNALLY||M E HOWARD||1:57.90||10,340|
|R5||NEVELE R FILLIES SERIES (HEAT 3) MOBILE PACE||LULU LE MANS||S J OTTLEY||MARK JONES & BRENDON HILL||1:57.00||13,500|
|R6||MASTERGUARD FIRE & SECRUITY MOBILE PACE||OUR MADIBA||S J OTTLEY||MARK JONES & BRENDON HILL||1:57.00||8,460|
|R7||NEUMANN'S TYRES VIPAL HAMBLETONIAN 3YO CLASSIC (MOBILE TROT) (GR3)||CRACKER HILL||BRAD WILLIAMSON||BRAD WILLIAMSON||1:59.00||28,800|
|R8||CANSTAFF NEW ZEALAND 2YO SAPLING STAKES (MOBILE PACE) (GR3)||KRUG||B N ORANGE||CRAN DALGETY & NATHAN PURDON||2:01.10||26,400|
|R9||'HAPPY 80TH BIRTHDAY BOB HARRISON' MARES MOBILE PACE||KENDRA||B N ORANGE||G P & MRS N M HOPE||1:59.40||9,680|
|R10||PAPER PLUS ASHBURTON MOBILE PACE||CLAUS||R D CLOSE||R W TODD||2:01.90||8,460|
Ashburton Past Races
Nine-year-old entire Endless Drama showed he is not ready for retirement just yet with a 20-length demolition of his rivals in an Avondale open catchweight 1000m trial on Thursday.
It’s been a whirlwind week for Matthew Pitman.
McBeth after local cup; First NZ winner for Mongolian Khan; Richards arsenal on track for 1000 Guineas;
Ruakaka trainer Kenny Rae has always been partial to a trip to the South Island.
The colours of Kevin and Joanne Hickman’s Valachi Downs were to the fore at the Riccarton meeting on Saturday, headed by smart mare Communique who won the Waimakariri Businesses North Canterbury Cup (1800m).
Local filly Matchmaker gave her rivals a start and a beating when she took out Saturday’s Listed New Zealand Bloodstock Canterbury Belle Stakes (1200m) at Riccarton.
Talented Riccarton sprinter Wekaforce will begin a campaign towards the Gr.1 JR & N Berkett Telegraph (1200m) at Trentham in January when she steps out at Riccarton on Saturday.
Claire Anderton will try to continue her strong start to the new season when she heads to Ashburton on Friday with a potential contender for the Gr.1 Barneswood Farm New Zealand 1000 Guineas (1600m).