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Once again the Manning harness racing stable dominated at the Ararat fixture held on Wednesday March 13, with Michelle snaring a stable double (Aheadofhistime and G K Galleon) and Kerryn providing a winner as well with Whata Finale.

With just a fortnight to the start of this year's Bathurst Gold Crown carnival, the focus at the western districts headquarters is very much on juvenile harness racing. Last Wednesday's (March 6) 10-race program included three 2YO events, for the second successive week.

Wednesday's harness racing Stawell fixture belonged to the Western District with no less than seven of the eight winners coming from the area including regular Mount Gambier visitors Alta Antonio and Bobby Maravu.

Outstanding three year old colt Blitzthemcalder returned to the winners list against his older rivals at Cranbourne on Tuesday March 5, when successful in the Decron Horse Care Trotters Mobile for T0 & T1 class over 2080 metres.

Smart McArdle/Nuclearaccelerator gelding Almost El Eagle who showed outstanding potential in his two year old year has returned to harness racing form in fine fettle, making it two from two this time in by taking the 1st Heat of the George Croxford Tribute over 2170 metres at Cobram on Monday February 4.

Many of the leading harness racing sires in Australia and New Zealand are represented by stock in the 2013 Bathurst Gold Crown Yearling Sale to be conducted by Davidson Cameron & Co on Sunday, March 24 at the Bathurst Showground.

The Nyah Harness Racing Club held a terrific meeting at the Swan Hill Racing Centre on Tuesday February 26, featuring four heats of the long standing Alabar Northern Region Championship for C1 & C2 class over 2240 metres with all winners being trained by Mildura's Shayne Cramp.

Popular trainer Michael Hayes based on the border of Avenel and Nagambie, snared the Warby Street Butchery Wangaratta Pace for C0 class over 1690 metres at the Wangaratta Harness Racing fixture held at Shepparton on Tuesday with Live Or Die/Forest Drive gelding Forbidden Forest.

The Bathurst Gold Crown Yearling Sale, the source of Group 1 winners Ima Spicey Lombo, Four Trumps, Albert Terrill, Hannah McKenzie, Willie Morris, Burrell, Kadoopy and Strong Ambition, will be held at the Bathurst Showground on Sunday, March 24, starting at 11am.

Ten year old Village Jasper/Painted Black gelding Decorated Jasper and nine year old former Victoria Cup winner Melpark Major staged a titanic battle all the way up the long Bray Raceway straight at Ballarat's traditional Boxing night harness racing feature on Wednesday December 26, with Decorated Jasper prevailing in the $15,000 Coca-Cola Amatil Cup for M0 or better class over 2200 metres.

Smart Victorian trainer Paul Rowse has nominated two horses for the 2013 Inter Dominion series but is planning a trip to New South Wales even if Decorated Jasper and Savesomtimetodream fail to qualify for Australasia's feature harness racing event.

The presence of a number of new well-performed well-bred American harness racing stallions has added considerable interest to next month's Victorian Premier Harness Yearling Sale.

Two of Victoria's leading reinswomen - Kate Gath and Jodi Quinlan stole the show at Tabcorp Park Melton on Saturday December 15, winning the two big feature harness racing events on the program - Kate the $400,000 (Group 1) SEW-Eurodrive Victoria Cup aboard Caribbean Blaster and Jodi the $50,000 (Group 1) SEW-Eurodrive V. L. Dullard Trotters Cup with I Didnt Do It.

Pint sized Sebastopol owner/trainer/driver Tina Ridis scored a terrific victory with 5-Y-0 Digger Almahurst/Keyfield mare Atego Lilly in the Bayswater Jayco Trotters Handicap for TR0 or better class over 2100 metres at the harness racing Charlton meeting on Monday December 10.

With the 2012/13 B\breeding season recently commenced there is no better time to ensure that your harness racing mare is bred in Victoria.

Top Tasmanian harness racing trainer Tony Petersen erred on the side of caution when asked if there was plenty of scope about his latest stable acquisition Guvnor despite the gelding making it two wins in succession last Sunday night.

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