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Bendigo March 26. Champion Nagambie trainer Chris Lang won his 'own' race at the Bendigo day meeting. Lang and his son, Chris junior, combined to win the Aldebaran Park Handicap with promising trotter Kyvalley Mac ($3.20).

Geoff Webster enhanced his status as the master of Harness Racing's 'Victorian Country Cup Circuit' following the win of Lucky Elsie in tonight's Matthews Petroleum Hamilton Pacing Cup (2680m) at Terang.

The Matthews Petroleum Hamilton Pacing Cup has always been a race of special memories for Kerry Clarke. Waitaki Direct provided the Terang trainer-driver with one of the most memorable wins of his harness racing career when he took out the 1971 edition.

Russell Cook is looking forward to seeing Make Waves in action in Saturday night's $25,000 Terang & District Co-Op Pacing Cup. The ever-improving five-year-old ran at Moonee Valley on BIG6 Hunter Cup night last weekend, but the former South Melbourne ruckman wasn't there to see it.

The Terang & District Co-Op Pacing Cup boasts one of the most impressive honour rolls of any country cup and it will almost certainly gain another high-quality occupant this Saturday when the 2009 edition is run.

The Sky Channel Nights Of Glory might have finished up at Moonee Valley on Saturday night, but top-class harness action continues this Saturday night with the running of the Terang & District Co-Op Pacing Cup. The $25,000 has attracted a quality field, including a number of the stars of the show from BIG6 Hunter Cup night.

Terang in Victoria's Western District, held a terrific meeting on Tuesday January 13, with three winners coming from the area. Childers Cove's (Terang) McDowall family would have been doing plenty of celebrating at their local track, when 5-Y-0 Jet Laag/Classic Jubilee gelding Boomshakalaka scored in the Marquee Bookings Pace for C0 class over 1680 metres, paying Supertab odds of $14.90.

Two of Victorian harness racing's most celebrated winning streaks continued at the Melbourne Cup Eve meeting at Terang. Real Smooth Lombo, a 4-year-old Parson's Den bay who was bred in Victoria by prominent West Australian Mick Lombardo, made it six straight with a convincing win in the C4-5 class.

Another big double header meeting was held in Victoria on Friday October 3, with the strong Maryborough Club hosting an afternoon fixture, while the progressive Terang Club raced at night.

The all conquering Smythes Creek (Ballarat) stable of Emma Stewart transported three horses to Dalvui Raceway Terang on Thursday August 28, with all three winners on the night.

Young Nullawarre concessional reinswoman Clare McDowell was responsible for the "drive of the night" at Terang on Tuesday June 24, when successful aboard the Brad Forge (Balliang) trained 6-Y-0 Legacy Of Power/Cromwell Queen gelding Ikaika in the Reicha's Stores Vicbred Pace for C1 class over 2180 metres.

A tremendous meeting was held by the Hamilton Harness Racing Club at Terang on Thursday, featuring the $30,000 (Group 3) Petstock Tontine Pacers Final, the $16,000 Petstock Tontine Trotters Final, the 9th Heat of the Vicbred Super Series for 3-Y-0 Colts & Geldings and the 5th Heat of the Harness Racing Owners Association Provincial Cup.

No one knows better than Gavin Lang what it takes to win finals of the sought-after Tontine Series. A three-time winner of the pacers’ final, Lang shares with Brian Gath the best record in the 27-year history of that series.

Popular Meltonian Ken Tippet trained and reined Starcrazy to land the $5,000 Dick Benger Memorial Pace Final on Tuesday at Terang for C0 class over 2180 metres for horses which qualified in the heats held at the Warrnambool meeting at Terang on April 13.

Melton's Lance Justice trained the quinella in the $8,000 Barastoc Terang Trotters Cup for T5 or better class (D-H) over 2680 metres at Terang on Tuesday, with the Three Year Old Breeders Crown victor of last season Earl Of Mot defeating Nosmokingjoecola.

The opening round heats of the rich Petstock Tontine Series for C2 to C4 class over 2180 metres began at Terang on Tuesday April 29, with four year olds dominating.

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