New Zealand bred trifecta in $40,000 Open

Al Raza N (Mark MacDonald, $13) roared through the lane Friday night, winning Yonkers Raceway's $40,000 harness racing filly and mare Open Handicap Pace…. Harnesslink

Racing: Ellerslie throw lifeline to Australian great – New Zealand Herald

Racing: Ellerslie throw lifeline to Australian greatNew Zealand HeraldWhile horses racing in flat races past the age of 10 are rare, jumpers often race until they are 11 or 12 or even as old as 14 in recent season here while there are several harness horses who have won this season who are aged 12 […]

Racing: Big money trotting sale falls through – New Zealand Herald

Racing: Big money trotting sale falls throughNew Zealand HeraldMeanwhile, harness racing could to set to lose its second group race in a week to a lack of entries. Addington … Addington could have an 11-horse field for the Flying Stakes, which would have easily been ruined by the presence of dual Derby winner … harness […]

New Zealand mares dominate Matchmaker

Yonkers Raceway’s Blue Chip Matchmaker continued Friday night. It was “second verse same as the first,” with three consecutive, $40,000 harness racing divisions comprising the encore round…. Harnesslink

Nek Time lowers New Zealand record at Winton

Conditions at the harness racing meeting at Winton Raceway today were perfect for quick times on the big 1400 metres track and right  throughout the day, times were recorded by lower graded horses that are usually associated with what we refer to as cup class horses…. Harnesslink

Racing: Lazarus the star of the show in All Stars sweep at Alex Park … – New Zealand Herald

Stuff.co.nz Racing: Lazarus the star of the show in All Stars sweep at Alex Park …New Zealand HeraldAbout the only thing Mark Purdon couldn't do at Alexandra Park tonight was make up his mind. – New Zealand Herald.Lazarus way too good in Northern Derby | Stuff.co.nzThe Pressall 5 news articles » harness horse racing – Google […]

New Zealand record smashed at Auckland

The last heat of the Young Guns Series at the harness racing meeting at Alexandra Park tonight only had seven runners but it looked a very even race on paper with as many as five good chances…. Harnesslink

Slow start at New Zealand Premier Sale at Christchurch

After the explosive start at the Australasian Classic Sale at Karaka yesterday, more of the same was expected at the New Zealand Premier Sale at Christchurch…. Harnesslink

Diamond Creek Farm sponsors New Zealand Derby

Addington are excited to announce renowned stallion proprietors, Diamond Creek Farm, USA are the proud new sponsor of the Group One $200,000 New Zealand Derby…. Harnesslink

New Zealand bred mares returning from Australia

For as long as harness racing has been in existence in New Zealand, the industry has been selling its racing stock to overseas buyers…. Harnesslink