On a night honouring past and present members of the racing media fraternity, locally trained pacer Rocks Roy returned to the winner’s circle at Cranbourne on Thursday in the Neil Donnelly Pace.
Local trainer/driver Simone Walker wrote her own little piece of Cranbourne Harness Racing Club history when My Forgotten Hero saluted in the first race at the Warragul Cup meeting on Sunday.
Exciting local pacer Dansbro made amends for a luckless last start defeat with a win in the $10,000 Momentum Gaming Pace at Kilmore on Saturday night.
Local Cranbourne trainers were active at the 2018 Australasian Premier Trotting Sale held at Melton on Sunday afternoon.
Evergreen local pacer Mulgrave raced to his twelfth career victory when successful at Geelong on Friday night. The seven-year-old gelding, who races from the Matt Martin barn at Cranbourne, has been a consistent performer this term and was well supported to start the popular elect with punters in what looked an open affair on paper.
Lightly raced local pacer Dansbro opened his winning account for season 2017/18 when he was successful in a heat of the Your Sold Real Estate Pace at Shepparton on Thursday afternoon.
The Cranbourne Training Centre moved closer to the magical milestone of 200 wins with the success of the Simone Walker trained Reclusive at Charlton on Monday afternoon. The Centre has amassed some 196 winners since its inception in September 2012 and should reach its target in the coming weeks.
Local trainer Michael Hughes and regular stable driver Greg Sugars combined to score a winning double with the promising three-year-olds Barranjoey and Bettor Beau at the latest Cranbourne HRC meeting on Sunday night.
Former star juvenile trotter Cruisin Around made a welcome return to the winner’s stall at Melton on Friday night, much to the relief of trainer Michael Hughes, regular reinsman Greg Sugars and his band of Cranbourne affiliated owners.
Locally trained pacers Mygoldengrinner and Washmepockets book-ended the latest Cranbourne HRC meeting run in sweltering conditions on Thursday night.