Day At The Track

Down Under winners with Carter Dalgety

04:00 PM 11 Sep 2019 NZST
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Carter Dalgety
Carter Dalgety

Former Australian bred, New Zealand trained harness pacer Waikiki Beach wins at Rosecroft. The former brilliant down under gelding won the $8,000 Maryland Preferred Pace for trainer Michael Hall and driver Eddie Davis Jnr on Sunday.

When raced in New Zealand and Australia the 7yo son of Somebeachsomewhere won 23 out of his first 24 race day starts, with the first 19 wins all being in a row, a staggering feat.Trained in New Zealand by Mark Purdon and Natalie Rassmussen, Waikiki Beach was the winner of 23 races and over $970,000 in prize money, with his best down under time being 1:50.6.

Mach Doro A continues doing a fantastic job racing in North America. Mach Doro A won at Plainridge Park on Monday for trainer Heidi Gibbs and driver Mitchell Cushing. He paced the mile in 1:50.1, making it his 7th win for the season in North America and taking his stake earnings to just short of $80,000.

Formerly racing in Australia the son of Mach Three won 24 races and earned over $393,000. Including being the winner and place getter in Group races multiple times.

The New Zealand bred, Have Faith In Me was seen winning the $30,000 pace at Yonkers on Saturday night. He paced the mile in 1:52 around the half mile (800m) track. The Jose Godinez trained 8yo gelding was driven to victory by Jim Marohn Jnr. 

It was the son of Bettors Delights 8th win for the season in North America and holds his seasons earnings at over $121,000.

Have Faith In Me was trained in New Zealand by Mark Purdon and Natalie Rasmussen. He was the winner of 16 races and earned just shy of 1.5 million in stake money across New Zealand and Australia with a record setting time at Menangle of 1:47.5.

Monday 2nd September


Harrah’s Philadelphia PA

Wick N – Time: 1:54.1, Stake: $7,000


Ocean Downs MD

Hollywood Sign A – Time: 1:56.4, Stake: $4,000


Plainridge Park MA

Fernleigh Rebel N – Time: 1:52.2, Stake: $12,000

Mach Doro A – Time: 1:50.1, Stake: $14,000


Tioga Downs NY

Ascot Encounter N – Time: 1:52.0, Stake: $6,000


Tuesday 3rd September


Harrington Raceway DE

Lucky Artist A – Time: 1:53.3, Stake: $11,000


Monticello Raceway NY

Kamwood Laughter N – Time: 1:56.0, Stake: $5,500


The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono PA

Lady Dela Renta A – Time: 1:49.2, Stake: $17,500

Shezallapples N – Time: 1:51.4, Stake: $8,500


Yonkers Raceway NY

Soho Jackman A – Time: 1:53.0, Stake: $18,500


Wednesday 4th September


Monticello Raceway NY

Power Dreaming N – Time: 1:57.0, Stake: $5,500


Thursday 5th September


Saratoga Harness NY

Bontz N – Time: 1:53.0, Stake: $15,000


Friday 6th September


Freehold Raceway NJ

Eden Paige N – Time: 1:57.0, Stake: $6,300


Harrah’s Hoosier Park IN

Brilliant Strike N – Time: 1:52.3, Stake: $8,500


Harrah’s Philadelphia PA

Imprincessgemma A – Time: 1:52.2, Stake: $12,500

Slick Artist A – Time: 1:52.1, Stake: $14,500


Scioto Downs OH

Sams A Champ A – Time: 1:52.0, Stake: $8,000


Yonkers Raceway NY

Bettor B Chevron N – Time: 1:53.2, Stake: $46,000

Kaitlyn N – Time: 1:53.3, Stake: $24,000

  • Down Under Trifecta – 2nd Ambro Courage N, 3rd Glenferrie Blade A

Lovin Miss Daisy N – Time: 1:54.1, Stake: $24,000

Liberty Rose N – Time: 1:54.1, Stake: $30,000


Saturday 7th September


Batavia Downs NY

Tullow N – Time: 1:53.2, Stake: $12,500


Freehold Raceway NJ

Midnight Dylan N – Time: 1:58.0, Stake: $6,000

Americanbootscoota A – Time: 1:55.2, Stake: $7,700


Northfield Park OH

Make A Statement A – Time: 1:52.3, Stake: $5,500


Harrah’s Hoosier Park IN

Backup A – Time: 1:53.2, Stake: $8,500

The Empressister N – Time: 1:53.1, Stake: $6,000

Gold Class N – Time: 1:51.4, Stake: $8,500

Bounty Lady N – Time: 1:51.3, Stake: $7,500


Saratoga Harness NY

Lord Willoughby A – Time: 1:53.0, Stake: $12,500

Lifeonthebeach A – Time: 1:53.4, Stake: $4,500

Crockets Cullen N – Time: 1:52.3, Stake: $15,000


Scarborough Downs ME

Holy Grail N – Time: 1:55.1, Stake: $4,400


Tioga Downs NY

Ascot Encounter A – Time: 1:51.1, Stake: $7,000


Yonkers Raceway NY

Macintosh N – Time: 1:53.1, Stake: $18,500

Shineonucrazydiamond A – Time: 1:52.4, Stake: $30,000

Theartofconfusion A – Time: 1:51.1, Stake: $46,000

Imrockonrollegend N – Time: 1:52.2, Stake: $30,000

Havefaithinme N – Time: 1:52.0, Stake: $30,000


Sunday 8th September


Rosecroft Raceway MD

Waikiki Beach A Time: 1:51.4, Stake: $8,000

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