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D Day looms in election BY SUE NEWMAN


Ashburton’s mayoralty might be a three-horse race but that doesn’t mean the punters are prepared to place many bets on their favourites. With just over 24 hours remaining until voting closes in this year’s local body elections, the Ashburton District Council be heading for its lowest return of ballot papers ever. Late yesterday just 39.13 per cent of papers had been returned. At the same time in the 2010 election the return rate at the same stage was 52.91 per cent. Voters have had four weeks to vote and return their ballot papers either by post to the electoral office or by hand to the Ashburton District Council. A surprisingly low number have bothered. There may have been minimal interest in voting by post but there has been strong interest in taking part online in the Guardian’s poll conducted to gauge voter support for the three mayoral candidates. The poll may have been unscientific, but it pulled in the votes. In the early stages, sitting mayor Angus McKay surged ahead with Ashburton Citizens

Association member Russell Ellis in hot pursuit. Former Mount Hutt College principal Don McLeod was slow out of the starting gates but rallied and gained significant support in the mid stages of the poll. For several days Mr McKay maintained his dominance but by Wednesday morning the chasers had gained ground and the mayoralty appeared to be wide open. And so it continued until the poll closed at 9pm last night. It’s still anyone’s guess who’ll wear the district’s mayoral chains after voting closes at noon on Saturday. Provisional results will be known later that afternoon with the final vote count (including special votes) likely to be completed by Tuesday. Every voter on the district’s electoral role is entitled to vote for the mayor while people in the council’ urban ward can choose seven councillors from 13 on offer. Every voter in the Ashburton Trust area has the opportunity to select six candidates from a list of nine. There is no election for the council’s eastern and western wards.

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Drunk passenger strips

A drunk passenger who stripped naked on an airport tarmac and challenged the flight captain to a fight had to be tasered by police. The burly, tattooed 52-year-old was caught on video stripping to his black underpants, shouting and remonstrating after stepping off the easyJet flight from Malta to Manchester. He then removed his underpants and received a hard slap across his face by his female companion before putting his clothes back on. The incident was caught on video. The stripper, who has not been identified but spoke with a Manchester accent, also urinated on the side of the Terminal One building at Manchester Airport.



It pays to stay alert A man caught rummaging through a bin outside a Hamilton business was arrested with thousands of dollars of cash and a haul of suspected drugs and paraphernalia. Police said a member of the public alerted them after the man was seen going through the large rubbish bin at the back of a business about 1.30am. “As things turned out their concerns were well founded,” Sergeant Darin Frost said.

A big dollop of silence The latest in New York City dining? Eating in silence. A restaurant in Brooklyn’s trendy Greenpoint neighbourhood is serving up a four-course meal of organic, locally-sourced food, but isn’t allowing any chit-chat. Eat restaurant chef Nicholas Nauman says he was inspired to put on the occasional ‘No Talking’ affairs after spending time with Buddhist monks in India. He says the silence allows customers a chance to better experience the food.

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Woman gives birth on lawn An indigenous woman squats in pain after giving birth, her newborn still bound by the umbilical cord and lying on the ground. It has horrified Mexicans because of where it took place: the lawn outside a medical clinic where the woman had been denied help, and it struck a nerve in a country where inequity is still pervasive. The government of Oaxaca announced yesterday that it has suspended the health centre’s director while officials investigate the incident. The mother, Irma Lopez, 29, (right) said that she and her husband were turned away from the centre by a nurse who said she was only eight months pregnant and “not ready” to deliver.

Hockey: The Festival of hockey continues today at the Ashburton Hockey Turf with the primary girls’ teams reaching the semi-final stage before the finals on Saturday, with games on the turf from 9am.

Walnut Avenue at the domain for a stroll around town to socialise and get active. ■

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Left legless A Brazilian hospital says a patient with diabetic kidney failure has been left legless after going into an operation to amputate his right leg and having doctors remove his left. The spokesperson for Rio de Janeiro’s Pedro Ernesto University Hospital said that doctors were supposed to amputate the right leg of Antonio Cesar Victorio but instead they removed his left leg. “When the patient’s daughter told doctors they had removed the wrong leg, they amputated the other leg as well.” She says the hospital is trying to determine if doctors committed a medical error or if they “removed the left leg because it too was compromised by the patient’s disease”.

Mt Hutt: Mt Hutt was blessed with some fresh powder making for ideal spring conditions for closing weekend, with skiers and boarders rushing to get their last runs of the season in before the skifield’s last day on Sunday.

Farmer’s market: The Ashburton Farmer’s Market is back for summer offering a range of locally grown and produced items for sale in the West Street carpark from 9am.

Garden Tour: The Mayfield Playcentre is holding a Homegrown Garden Tour and Fete from 10am-4pm. Visit

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Dramatic turnaround by parents By MyleS huMe

Health authorities are relieved with the dramatic rise in parents opting to immunise their children against hepatitis A after a poor showing at Tuesday’s first mass vaccination clinic. Figures provided by the Canterbury District Health Board (CDHB) show a 79 per cent increase in the number of vaccinations carried out on Wednesday compared with Tuesday. The CDHB is holding six hepatitis A vaccination clinics across Mid Canterbury for one to four year olds in a bid to cap

VACCINATION DATES, TIMES, VENUES ■ tuesday 15 october 9.15am - 6pm St David’s Union Church 48 Allens Rd Ashburton ■ Wednesday 16 october 9.15am - 6pm St David’s Union Church 48 Allens Rd Ashburton ■ Wednesday 23 october 9.30am - 12.30pm Mt Hutt Memorial Hall Methven ■ Wednesday 23 october 2.15pm - 4.15pm Rakaia Memorial Hall Rakaia an outbreak which has seen 28 confirmed cases of the virus. After 127 vaccinations at the first clinic held at the Ashbur-

ton Trust Event Centre on Tuesday, parents responded to the concerned calls of health authorities with 227 turning

out the following day. “The clinics are progressing well and we are happy with the turnout. There are more clinics next week, and it’s important that as many children as possible are vaccinated not only for the child’s own protection but also that of their family and the community,” Canterbruy medical officer of health Dr Alistair Humphrey said. Dr Humphrey said there were up to 1500 Mid Canterbury youngsters eligible for the vaccine, prompting him to call for at least 200 children to attend each of the clinics for him “to feel comfortable” about contain-


ing the outbreak in Ashburton. “This hepatitis A outbreak continues to infiltrate, spreading silently through the Ashburton preschool community,” Dr Humphrey said. “Often preschoolers with the disease will have no symptoms, but if they pass it on to their parents or grandparents the disease can get very serious and lead to hospitalisation.” Four more vaccination clinics are to be held until October 23, with two at St David’s Union Church in Allenton on October 15 and 16 along with vaccination clinics in Rakaia and Methven on October 23.

Breakers start the right way By KriS Shannon

Ruapuna gardener Kay King does a final round of weeding ahead of this weekend’s Home Grown garden tour being held to raise money for the Mayfield Playcentre. Mrs King’s garden will be open for inspection and it will also be the site of the fundraiser’s fete. Photo tetsuro MitoMo 101013-tM-079

Mayfield gardens open to the public By GaBrielle Stuart

Five families with links to the Mayfield Playcentre have opened their gardens for a fundraising tour tomorrow. The five gardens are Liz and Warren Scott’s Stonehaven, Glenys and Gregg Carr’s garden, Margaret and Don Ingold’s Whetstone property,

Nicky and Mark Morrow, Montalto and Kay and Morris King’s Gumleigh, which will also host a fete. Playcentre children have pitched in to help with the fundraiser too, growing a range of seedlings to sell at the garden fete, which will also feature food stalls and plenty of shopping.

Playcentre secretary Cate Hogan said that the gardens were each very different, ranging from large sculptural landscapes to colourful country gardens. The two acre Whetstone garden features 300 rhododendrons and more than 400 roses, while the woodland Montalto garden has been in the Morrow

family for six generations and was established more than 100 years ago. The gardens are all situated near Mayfield, and are open between 10am and 4pm for the self-paced tours. Tickets and more information are available in Ashburton from Lushingtons or Reflections.

For all the upheaval experienced by the Breakers in the Australian NBL offseason, some things seemingly never change. The three-time defending champions made a typically successful start towards making it an unprecedented four in a row, dispatching the Wollongong Hawks 92-73 with a minimum of fuss at Vector Arena last night. The Breakers began with Dean Vickerman on the sidelines - the first time since 2005 it has been someone other than Andrej Lemanis carrying the clipboard - and a host of roster changes but made light work of last season’s semi-finalists. In the absence of Cedric Jackson, with last season’s MVP having departed to Slovenia, the Breakers demonstrated their roster is still packed with enough power to make them serious contenders to extend their reign. The 6000-strong crowd watched pre-game as the Dillon Boucher’s No 24 was retired and the third championship banner was raised, before the current crop began their quest to add another in the best possible fashion. New point guard Kerron Johnson had a couple of rookie errors - missed free throws and defensive tasks - but showed more than enough evidence he can be the guiding hand the Breakers needed to replace Jackson, while Tom Abercrombie looked back to his springy self with 19 points after battling an ankle injury all last season. - APNZ

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Threat to stand-alone status By Sue NewmaN

It might be digging its toes in, but the Ashburton District Council may find it has little choice over becoming part of a large rural fire district. Currently Ashburton is a stand-alone district but the Government is keen to reduce the number of fire districts. A draft report which evaluated

the options for a large rural fire district in Canterbury has been prepared and discussed. This gives Ashburton two options – to be part of a Hurunui to Ashburton grouping or to look south for its new rural fire boundaries. In a report to the council, chief executive Andrew Dalziel said the council needed to make up its mind which way it would jump.

Standing still might not be an option, he said. “There will be pressure and the government has indicated if we don’t do this ourselves, they’ll do it for us.” That didn’t sway councillor Darryl Nelson who said Ashburton wanted to stand alone. “Until they can prove to us there is a saving or a benefit in joining any group we’re quite happy where we are.”

If Ashburton didn’t want to change it would have to prove that it could put out fires faster and cheaper than it would as part of an enlarged rural district, Mr Dalziel said. Before the evaluation report was finalised, Ashburton had to decide by the end of November whether it was in with the Hurunui group or whether it wanted to look at another option.


In brief Zonta career grant Ashburton’s Zonta Club has $1500 to give away to a woman who needs a hand up with her career. The club is calling for applications for a grant that is made annually to a woman wanting to advance her education and her career. Applicants must be either working or studying with the objective of re-entering the workforce. Applicants need to have a project plan and must explain how this will help them move ahead with their career. Information on the Zonta career development scholarship can be obtained from Alison Grant, 3024635. Applications close on November 8.

Farming workshop Hinds farmer David Keeley will host a combined DairyNZ and Beef and Lamb workshop at his Maronan Ealing Road farm on Tuesday. The theme of the workshop is wintering for success, and will focus on key learnings from last winter, crop selection, and ensuring good results when a dairy grazier is used for wintering. The workshop starts at 10.45am.

Sheep sale Heavy prime lambs fetched between $120 and $129 at the Tinwald saleyards this week. Medium weights made $112 to $118 and light weights $90 to $105. A hundred or so prime ewes also went under the hammer, with heavy ewes selling for $105 to $120, medium ewes $80 to $95 and light ewes $55 to $65. A small line of store ewes and lambs all counted made $62.

Microlight down?

Celebrating 25 years of the Ashburton Information Centre, now the i-Site, the centre’s original volunteers with manager Katherine Lorenzo (left), Patsy Huggins, Noeline Murdoch, June Bonisch, Nancy Costin and Shirley Smith. Photo tetsuro MitoMo 101013-tM-129

Information Centre celebrates 25 years Volunteers and staff, past and present, gathered yesterday to celebrate the 25th birthday of Ashburton’s Information Centre. The original centre, built in 1988, served the district well until 2003 when a decision was made to build a new centre that would serve Ashburton for an-

other 25 years. The council of the day had three choices – extend the existing building, construct a new building on the same site or relocate to a new site. Many people favoured a relocation to the Ashburton Railway Station. After much debate the Ash-

burton District Council decided a new centre in the heart of Ashburton was the best option and the old building was moved 30 metres north on the East Street green. That move took place in January 2005 and work began immediately on its replacement. When the new centre was com-

pleted, the old building was lifted onto the back of a truck and taken to the Hampstead Rugby Club grounds. Tenders were called for the building and ownership was eagerly contested. Today’s i-site was officially opened on July 1, 2005 by then Prime Minister Helen Clark.

Man dies after catamaran capsizes A man who died after a boat capsized in the sea off Northland was not wearing a lifejacket. Coastguard spokesman Ray Burge said it was the first time the deceased and another man, who had to swim for two hours to shore, had taken out the 16foot Hobie catamaran. Police and search and res-

cue volunteers began searching about 6pm yesterday after the survivor reached shore at Matapouri, near Whangarei, reporting his friend had remained with their capsized boat. The man said he had been in the water for about two hours before reaching the shore, police said.

Coastguard and a helicopter were deployed and the overturned boat was found by the helicopter crew about 7pm. A man’s body was found and recovered from the water about 20 minutes later. Mr Burge said it was fortunate there were not two fatalities, given the amount of time the other man had been in the

water without a lifejacket. The boat had split in two and volunteers from Tutukaka had managed to get it onto their boat and take it to shore. As well as not having lifejackets, the men did not have any form of waterproof communication on board. It was the first time they had taken the vessel out. - APNZ

A search has been called off for a microlight reported to have crashed in the Marlborough Sounds yesterday. A police spokesman said a helicopter had flown over the area and a search had been conducted on foot, with no sign of the missing aircraft. A witness called emergency services about 3.45pm with a report of what was believed to be a microlight crashing in smoke. - APNZ

Heke’s bones moved The remains of legendary Ngapuhi chief Hone Heke have been taken to a site just out of Kaikohe in preparation for the reburial of the bones at the end of the month. David Rankin descendant of Hone Heke, removed the 19th century warrior chief’s bones from a cave near Pakaraka, where they had lain since 1850. Mr Rankin said discussions with Ngapuhi iwi leaders led to the decision to bury the remains on Putahi, a mountain just north of Kaikohe, at sunrise on October 28. - APNZ

Grevious bodily harm A toddler may never grow to be a normal child or adult after his father violently injured him as a baby, a court heard. Robert Haami Boynton, 41, was sentenced in the High Court at Rotorua yesterday for causing grievous bodily harm to his then 4-month-old son with reckless disregard for his safety. He was found guilty by a jury during a retrial this year. He was handed a prison sentence of three years and six months. - APNZ

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Long wait for rental properties By Sue NewmaN

If you’re new to Ashburton’s rental market you might be in for a long wait for a home. The pool of properties to rent has hit a low ebb, with one letting agent saying she had nothing available. For Di Skilling from McGregors the rent book is empty. The string of properties she manages are all full, but inquiries continue to come

in. For some, the wait for somewhere to live might be a long one, she said. For property managers and their owners, having a choice of tenants is they way they like to see the market; for renters, however, that means they need good references, no dogs and they need to have worked their way to the top of the letting list. While there continues to be strong demand for rentals, Mrs

Skilling said that hasn’t translated into a rent rise rort. Yes, rentals are inching up, but they moving at what agents consider an appropriate rate. If you can find a property to rent in the Ashburton District you can now expect to pay about $320 just to put a roof over your head. Online rental agency Trade Me had 19 three bedroom properties across the district for rent, ranging in price from

$230 to $450. The cheapest three bedder was an older cottage in Methven at $230. On Saturday there were just two property owners looking for tenants in the Guardian with the same number of people looking for somewhere to live. The rental squeeze is not new; at the same time last year, there were no properties available in the Guardian for rent, but there were still renters looking for homes.

Ashburton does its bit to add to market volatility By Sue NewmaN

Ashburton is playing a strong role in ensuring Canterbury continues to vie with Auckland for the dubious honour of having the hottest property market in the country. In the latest Quotable Value statistics for the year to September 30 Auckland continued its stranglehold on price escalation with most parts of the greater city showing double digit percentage increases in value, up to 16.9 per cent in some areas. Ashburton’s growth in sale price over the past year was 8.7 per cent, exceeded only by most areas of Christchurch, Selwyn and the Mackenzie District in the South Island. The average selling price in Ashburton has now hit $306,004, well below the cheapest average in Christchurch, $331,375 in the eastern suburbs. Many parts of New Zealand continue to show very little or negative growth for the year, with the hardest hit Otorohonga with an 18.2 per cent drop in values. Many parts of the South Island also have declining sale prices, with the hardest hit

Sales Agent Karen Groves signs in another potential buyer at an open home. As Ashburton’s property market continues to be marked by high demand and a shortage of listings, the numbers of people turning up at open days is growing. Photo tetsuro MitoMo 101013-tM-029

Gore, with a drop of 3.9 per cent. High demand and short supply was pushing prices up in Auckland and Canterbury Jonno Ingerson, QV research director said and while most of the other main cities and provincial towns were also increasing it was at a more mod-

est rate. Five years ago, the average sale price in the Ashburton District was $260,147. This dropped to $256,905 in 2010 before beginning to climb again. Increases in the average price over the past two years have been 7.7 and 8.7 per cent.

It was still too early to gauge the impact of the loan to value ratio caps the Reserve Bank had applied to slow down rising values, he said. Dunedin is continuing to slow, with values static for the last six months and as a result only 1.8 per cent above last year.

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Islands’ names now official By ReBecca Quilliam It has taken several years and cost at least $10,000 for the North and South Islands to officially be named what we’ve been calling them for decades. Yesterday Land Information Minister announced the official names for the country’s two main islands are the North and South Islands or, alternatively, the te reo names Te Ika-a-Maui (north), and Te Waipounamu (south). New Zealand Geographic Board chairman Don Grant said the total cost of recommending those names to the minister could not be quantified “due to the several years that the proposals have been under consideration”. But he said notification and advertising of the proposal this year had cost $6161.37 plus GST for newspaper advertising and the New Zealand Gazette notice. The board also paid two contractors $3012.20 plus GST for helping to process the submissions, Dr Grant said. “The board undertook three months of public consultation on these proposals from AprilJuly this year, with the overwhelming majority of public submitters showing that they wanted the choice to use the English or Maori names. The board received 2608 submissions from 1329 submitters. Of the submissions, 1842 were in support of one or more of the proposals and 766 opposed to one or more. Following Mr Williamson’s announcement, Land Information New Zealand maps and charts that feature the island names will reflect both the English and Maori names. - APNZ

High Court rules Phillipstown school merger ‘unlawful’ By KuRt BayeR A tiny Christchurch school that yesterday won a David vs Goliath legal battle against a government-forced closure hosted a victory party last night. Education Minister Hekia Parata’s decision to close Phillipstown School as part of her $1 billion post-quake city schools shake-up was unlawful, a High Court judge has ruled. Justice John Fogarty said the decision to close the decile 1 Phillipstown school and merge with nearby Woolston to create a 465-child super-school

next January was unlawful. “I conclude that the Minister has, inadvertently, not consulted to the standard required by the law,” he said. The decision was greeted with “tears of joy” yesterday, and the school had planned an impromptu party for last night, which was to include a bagpipe performance. “David won today. Words can’t express how we feel,” says principal Tony Simpson. “We’re thrilled by the judges decision. “We feel totally vindicated. “It’s the culmination of months and months of hard

work by a number of people.” The school received the decision around midday, before sharing it with the board, then staff, and then the parents and community. “There were tears of joy,” said Mr Simpson. The ministry said the school suffered quake damage, and it made sense to merge its small roll of 163 with another small roll. But the school was angry over a perceived lack of consultation, and Justice Fogarty agreed. While the judge was certain the ministry conducted

consultation “in good faith”, it had failed to meet the requirements of the Education Act. Labour’s associate education spokeswoman Megan Woods said the process was “botched from beginning to end”. “[Parata’s] faux consultation narrative and her inherent inability to listen to the community were always going to end in tears.” Ms Parata says she will review carefully the outcome of the judicial review. “We will urgently examine Justice Fogarty’s decision, and our options, including continuing consultation on the is-

sue that was of concern to the court,” she said. Whether the ministry will still pursue the school’s closure is uncertain. But Mr Simpson said his door was open to talks with the minister, as well as enrolments for next year. “We don’t want to be nasty about this,” he said. “We’ve received the outcome from the court - we have legal backing now. “So let’s get on with our core business which is caring for really good children and working hard for their interests.” - APNZ

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In brief Racecourse upgrade One of Tauranga’s major events facilities will undergo an upgrade worth nearly $250,000. The Tauranga Racecourse will have $245,000 spent on upgrading its narrow, boggy entrance after Tauranga City Council authorised the plan this week. The venue on Cameron Rd hosts at least one event a week and has hundreds of people using it each day. - APNZ

Dad leaves minus son Canadian Michael Hayes left New Zealand yesterday after visiting the place where his son Connor was killed by a landslip last month. However, his grief will be felt more strongly than ever when he returns home, he said. Mr Hayes and his wife, Lorraine Tetreault, have spent the past week in New Zealand following the accident on September 10 in which the camper van Connor, 25, and his girlfriend Joanna Lam, 24, were travelling was swept off the Haast Pass road by a landslip into the river below. Miss Lam’s body later washed up on a West Coast beach but Mr Hayes’ body has not been found. - APNZ

Call for rescue

Skier Blair James enjoys 50cm of fresh powder on Mt Hutt yesterday before its drama-filled season comes to a close on Sunday. Photo GeorGie Boyd

‘Interesting’ season nears end By Myles HuMe

A record snowfall in June proved “the saving grace” for an eventful season on Mt Hutt which opens for its final weekend of 2013 tomorrow. A 50cm covering of snow this week has capped off what ski area manager James McKenzie calls “an interesting” 2013 season, which saw a record snowfall, followed by unwelcome mild weather and a chain of dramatic events. “With a few days to go I would say it’s definitely been an interesting season, but I’m

quite happy with how things are and it’s looking likely we will be up on last year’s tally (of people),” he said. With Mt Hutt being the laststanding South Island skifield open this season, others have struggled as decent snowfalls came in dribs and drabs. It has been much the same for Mt Hutt, except for a huge dumping around June 20 which saw an additional 2.8 metres of snow blanketed across its slopes – the biggest snowfall seen in 20 years. “We would have made it through and without the big

snow destroying our snow machines we would have been able to make snow. But July and August was so mild and the snow was few and far between and that’s where some of the other ski areas struggled,” he said. With an encouraging weather forecast filling Mr McKenzie with anticipation of a happy ending to the season on Sunday, it would be a fitting close to a season that has come with its headline events. The record snow in June triggered a major avalanche, taking out the skifield triple chairlift for the season, and that

was just days after another avalanche wiped out the snowmaking building. A contingent of stranded Mount Hutt College pupils also made headlines, along with the International Paralympic Committee’s world cup event and a 40th anniversary celebration. “This year was certainly a big year,” Mr McKenzie said. He said weather forecasts on the mountain predict light winds with cloud and light snow showers, meaning it was likely the mountain would be open through to its closing day on Sunday.

Biodiversity funds available to landowners Landowners and community groups in the Ashburton District have an opportunity to apply for a share of almost $3 million from Environment Canterbury’s annual biodiversity fund. The fund has been set up to encourage people to undertake work to protect and restore Canterbury’s unique native biodiversity. Biodiversity Team Leader Jo Abbott says the biodiversity funds, including the Canterbury Water Management Strategy Immediate Steps fund, provides financial support to communities and indi-

viduals where it can make a real difference. “We want to make sure most funding goes to on-the-ground biodiversity projects that people can see and take part in,” Dr Abbott said. “Projects that will deliver the greatest biodiversity benefits are most likely to be supported. The top priority is for projects to protect areas that already have high biodiversity value, such as fencing an area of native bush or wetland. “Projects that restore areas with some existing biodiversity value, for example infill planting in a native vegetation area,

will also be considered. “Some funding is available for creation projects such as entirely new plantings aimed at creating biodiversity hotspots. Up to two-thirds of the total cost of a project is available from the biodiversity fund and in-kind contributions such as labour costs can be considered as part of the applicants’ contribution. The Canterbury Water Management Strategy Immediate Steps fund is allocated through zone committees and the Regional Committee on behalf of the community. Applications for biodiversity

funding are accepted all year round. Projects with the highest biodiversity value will be funded immediately if they met the criteria. More information is available from the Environment Canterbury’s Biodiversity Team on 0800 324 636 if you have a project that might be eligible for funding. Download an application form from http://ecan.govt. nz/advice/biodiversity/funding/Pages/Default.aspx or look at advice/biodiversity/Pages/ Default.aspx

Unforeseen weather and a high avalanche risk prompted two experienced climbers to summon an emergency rescue from a glacier in Mt Aspiring National Park. Wanaka police and LandSAR Wanaka launched a search and rescue operation yesterday morning after the two men found themselves in a potentially dangerous situation and raised the alarm, police said. The pair were experienced alpinists from the Wanaka area who encountered different weather conditions to those forecast, including snow drifts up to their chests at times. -APNZ

Vicious assault Police have made two arrests after a 53-year-old man was beaten with a wooden pole in a Nelson park. Police received multiple calls to the incident at Anzac Park about 12.20pm and found the victim hiding in a public toilet. He had been beaten with a wooden pole and sustained serious injuries to his face and arms. Police later arrested a 29-year-old Nelson man and 32-year-old Nelson man in relation to the incident. It is believed a third person was involved in the assault and police are working to identify that person. - APNZ

Not guilty plea Former Northland police officer Mike Blowers has pleaded not guilty to charges that he supplied methamphetamine and cannabis and also stole methamphetamine. Michael David Blowers, 43, appeared in the High Court at Whangarei yesterday where he denied three charges laid by the Crown. Blowers is charged with supplying the Class A drug methamphetamine, as well as a charge of supplying the Class C drug cannabis, and a third charge of stealing methamphetamine on or about October 19, 2011. Blowers was remanded on bail for callover in the court on November 28. - APNZ

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Life jackets prove worth on Lake Hood By myleS Hume

Making life jackets compulsory on Lake Hood has seen “99.9 per cent” of boaties obey the rule, prompting its manager Gilbert Murdoch to back a move to mandate them for children across the country. Under rules exclusive to Lake Hood, each person on a boat that is “underway” must wear a lifejacket, in what Mr Murdoch says bolsters safety on the lake and in its canals. This week, National MP Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga released his private member’s bill. He wants to make wearing lifejackets compulsory for children under 15 on vessels six metres in length and under. Currently, the skipper only needs to have lifejackets on board for each person, but water safety advocates say if lifejackets had to be worn, many lives would not have already been lost. Mr Murdoch said the lifejacket rule was enforced by Lake Hood wardens on jetskis and other officials in the area, which has prompted the majority of boaties to always wear lifejackets.

He believed if similar laws were brought in it could have the same effect in other parts of the country. Maritime New Zealand has echoed similar views, and recently hosted US Coast Guard chief of boating safety Jeff Hoedt who said enforcement helped change boating behaviour. “Our experience is that when you mandate something as the law, there is a high level of compliance,” he said. “In the United States, we have very high wear rates for people under 13 – that compares with 21 to 22 per cent for the whole population going out on the water.” Lake Hood Aquatic Park project manager Gary Casey last week announced a new registration scheme, which will now require boaties to sign up their vessels to show they have read the rules and will comply. Mr Murdoch said it was not about bringing more rules, but to boost safety on a lake that continues to attract more punters each year. “It’s a lot about education more than anything else, we are trying to make it a safe place for everyone,” he said.





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nity to become a youth council member. The district’s youth council was formed in 2000 and is open to youth aged 15 to 24 from anywhere in the Ashburton District. The youth council is seen as an important link between the district council and younger members of the district. Opinions are sought on a range of council decisions not just youth related issues and the youth council also supports youth in the community by providing activities. Young people wanting to make a difference for youth in the Ashburton District can find out more about the Youth Council on the district council’s website Applications must be made by November 9.


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Becoming a member of the Ashburton Youth Council opens new doors and new opportunities says retiring chair Sara Kircher. She’s one of the council’s 12 members, most of whom are wrapping up their time as councillors before moving on to tertiary study. She joined the council at the end of year nine and said four years later she’s leaving with a wealth of experience that will be of huge benefit in the years ahead. “I joined because I wanted to get involved in the community, to help organise things for youth and to get our voice heard. The whole experience has been great,” she said. “If young people want to get their voice heard and their peers’ voices heard they have to stand up.” The council provided many opportunities for its members to be involved in their community but it also provided opportunities for involvement in national youth events too, Miss Kircher said. She said the opportunity to learn a range of new skills and to take on a leadership role will be a huge benefit as she moves into tertiary education. Applications are now open for council membership and with all but one of the current crop of councillors leaving, Miss Kircher said it was imperative new young people took advantage of the opportu-





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Sick baby led to woman’s lucky escape By Patrice Dougan Taking a sick baby to hospital led to a lucky escape for a young woman after a car smashed into her bedroom. The Otara woman’s father said she and her partner were “lucky they weren’t at home” after the car caused the master bedroom of their south Auckland house to partly collapse. The woman was at hospital with her sick baby, while her partner was working a night shift when three teenagers crashed into the Otara house in a stolen Subaru about 4.20am. The 16-year-old driver is believed to have died on impact, while his two teen passengers were taken to Middlemore Hospital in serious but stable condition. The corner of the house, on the corner of Franklyne Road and Alexander Crescent, collapsed onto the car, trapping the driver and one passenger inside. Police said the car had been stolen overnight, but officers were not in pursuit at the time of the crash. It is not yet known whether alcohol was a factor. Sano Tamasese, said his daughter was “lucky” not to be at home. Everything in the bedroom had been destroyed, and yester-

day morning he was waiting to see whether he would be able to salvage anything from elsewhere in the house, including a new suite of furniture and a flat screen television recently bought. Mr Tamasese said his daughter had complained about boy racers in the area. Fire crews removed tiles and parts of the front walls of the house in a bid to free the car, which still contained the body of the deceased teen. Housing New Zealand said it had provided accommodation for both tenants of the house, which was split into two units. The family have accepted a property in Mangere, a spokeswoman said. A structural engineer was due to assess the house to ascertain whether it can be saved. In the meantime a 2m fence has been erected and 24 hour security put in place to protect the property. The teen driver killed in the crash is believed to have lived only doors down from the scene. A neighbour across the street ran to the aid of the three teenagers, after being woken by the sound of the vehicle, but was unable to save the driver. “I looked out the window and saw the car hit into the house,”

A house collapsed onto a stolen car after the vehicle smashed into it in south Auckland yesterday morning, killing a 16-year-old and leaving two other people with serious injuries. Photo new zealand herald

said 18-year-old Katai Liu. His sister rang emergency services while he ran to help the car’s occupants. “One of the passengers came out screaming for help ... I managed to pull the other passenger, not right out of the car, but to safety, so the ambulance people’s job would be easier.”

Mr Liu described the situation as “scary”. He said the deceased boy had been two years below him in school, and described him as a nice guy who was “easy to get on with”. “I just wish I could have done more for [him],” Mr Liu said. One woman, Eni Naniseni,

whose son went to school with the boys in the crash, said it was a “sad” day. “It’s really sad. I knew all those kids from when they were young and they all went to kindy with my son,” she said. “And now his life has been taken under the age of 17, it’s not good.” - APNZ

McDonald’s, Massey partnership Housing crisis?

What housing crisis?

By Myles HuMe

Ashburton mother Belinda Pearce admits she had no direction after leaving high school in the late 1990s - and filling a position at McDonald’s seemed more like a job than a career. Today, Ms Pearce is still working at the Ashburton fastfood outlet, but holds a respectable position as office manager for franchise owner Dave Whalley and is not ruling out opening her own branch in years to come. Turning that dream into a reality is a real possibility for Ms Pearce, who is seriously considering taking on a newly announced partnership between McDonald’s and Massey University which will allow her to build on her diploma by working towards a business degree. The unique agreement capitalises on McDonald’s in-house education and allows staff to cross credit their prior learning towards an undergraduate qualification at Massey University. “It’s something I’m still considering at the moment, but it’s definitely an exciting option to further my knowledge,” Ms Pearce said. It is a far cry from when she left Ashburton College with only a fifth form qualification more than a decade ago, and fell

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McDonald’s Ashburton owner Dave Whalley (left) with employee Belinda Pearce who is considering working towards a business degree thanks to a new initiative between McDonald’s and Massey University. Photo SuPPlied

into “the wrong crowd”. She worked her way through the McDonald’s ranks, establishing herself as a restaurant manager, before taking on a general manager’s role and obtaining a diploma in hospitality last year. “They all paid pretty well, so I can’t complain,” she said. Ashburton McDonald’s owner Dave Whalley, who is about to open his second store in Rolleston, said he encouraged his managers to obtain qualifications in hospitality, but the

Massey University opportunity allowed them to go a step further. “They could look to own their own franchise, or even go into the corporate world of McDonald’s, which can involve public relations, marketing and many other opportunities. “Or they could start their own business with the skills they have.” Mr Whalley said at least three of his managers were considering the Massey University business degree opportunity.

Housing Minister Nick Smith says there’s no housing crisis in Auckland or Christchurch. His comments come as a new report indicates housing affordability improved slightly in the last quarter. The Home Affordability Report by Massey University’s real estate analysis unit found housing affordability improved by 1.47 per cent during the quarter to August. Its calculations were based on median house prices, average mortgage interest rates and average wage rates. It followed a $2000 reduction in the national median house price, a 72 cent increase in the average wage rate and a reduction in the average mortgage interest rate from 5.57 to 5.52 per cent. Regionally, Auckland, Wellington, Central Otago/Lakes, Southland, and Canterbury/ Westland showed improved affordability over the quarter, while affordability declined in Hawke’s Bay, Manawatu/ Wanganui, Otago, Taranaki and Nelson/Marlborough. However, when viewed annually Auckland’s housing affordability still deteriorated,

and the city is still the nation’s least affordable region, it was 35 per cent less affordable than the national average. The report’s author, Professor Bob Hargreaves, did not anticipate the downward trend to continue. “If you take into account the comments of the Reserve Bank Governor about interest rates increasing, you could say there are some headwinds on the horizon,” he said. “The outlook for affordability is a bit grim I’m afraid.” Dr Smith said he didn’t put too much weight on a single quarterly measure of housing affordability, “although I do note that it has improved substantially since housing affordability reached its all time low in 2008 under the previous Labour Government”. He said the Government was committed to addressing housing affordability, particularly in Auckland and Christchurch, but did not accept there was a crisis. “I don’t accept that there is a crisis and the duplicity of parties like Labour is exposed when the affordability index was a whole lot worse in 2008 and they rejected any notion of there being a crisis then,” he said. - APNZ

Braided Rivers Al Fresco Area Opens FRIDAY 18 OCTOBER 2013


raided Rivers Restaurant & Bar opened back in October 2009. Now in our fourth year, we’re celebrating our birthday with the opening of a new ‘Al Fresco’ outside dining area. Capable of hosting 60 people, this new space boasts outdoor heaters for those cool spring evenings, and oversize umbrellas for the bright sunny Mid Canterbury afternoons. Located in the heart of town on the corner of Cass and Burnett Streets, Braided Rivers is ideally situated to take advantage of the afternoon sun for those after work drinks, or perhaps a long lunch as we head toward the silly season? We’ve partnered with Mumm champagne to create a VIP seating area outside. Available exclusively to those indulging in this delicious drop of bubbles with their meal - outdoor decadence at its finest. If you need to stay in touch with emails, check in with the office, or simply update your Facebook page then use our free WiFi service while you’re here. For your convenience and safety a courtesy van is also available to give you a lift home on a Friday or Saturday night. Braided Rivers Restaurant & Bar is now taking bookings for Christmas groups – and we’re feeling generous this week so we’ve decided that not only does each

guest get a Golden Ticket (everyone gets a prize) but we’ve also decided that every person making a booking for over 10 people over the festive season gets a $50 voucher as well! . Braided Rivers also boasts an intimate courtyard area between the Bar and Restaurant, with a retractable roof, large screen TV, big fireplace and comfy sofas for smaller groups of up to 30 people. The courtyard is available for private bookings. The mezzanine area above Braided Rivers Bar is ideal for groups of up to 50 – there is a minimum number of people required of 18. The mezzanine area has its own large screen TV for watching sports, and has a separate bar – no need to go downstairs for a top up of your Heineken or Gibbston Valley wine! So whether it’s after work drinks, listening to some live music while you indulge in your favourite tipple, a special occasion dinner or the work Christmas shout Braided Rivers has a solution to suit your needs. Contact one of the team today to make your booking for Braided Rivers Restaurant & Bar. We look forward to seeing you at Braided Rivers Restaurant & Bar soon.

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Friday, October 11, 2013


Our drinking culture needs to change Coen Lammers EDITOR


he Local Alcohol Policy has created substantial debate in the community, but it remains to be seen how much it will truly affect the drinking habits in Mid Canterbury. Canterbury Medical Officer of Health Alistair Humphrey yesterday reminded Mid Canterbury that this district is one of the worst for alcohol-related illnesses and injuries. He points out that millions of dollars are spend on hospital admissions on those among us who cannot control their liquor consumption. The discussion around closing hours, just like the never-ending debate around the drinking age, is important but really just tinkering around the fringes. You do not have to be an expert to realise that late night drunks staggering from bar to bar are a recipe for disaster, so the one-way system has merit. The fact that council, bar owners, police and health authorities have agreed on the current LAP proposal is encouraging. Some off-licences will take a hit because of their earlier closing, but it remains to be seen if that will make any difference in the levels of the dreaded preloading. The argument to stay open longer to serve shift workers is not convincing because shift workers finish at all hours and they will have to learn to stock up the fridge before they head into work. The 3am closing could become the main issue, especially once a third late-night venue opens in town, and intoxicated patrons from three clubs will pour into the street. The bars will take care of any issues on their doorstep but who will monitor and deal with any trouble erupting around the corner? Earlier closing times and a one-way door system may curb some of the access to alcohol but does little to tackle our appalling binge-drinking culture and it will have even less impact on how we drink at home. Until we, young and old, learn that you can have a good night without getting plastered, our statistics will stay the same. Once staggering home becomes an embarrassment instead of a badge of honour, we may make some real progress.

YOUR VIEW Good columns Really enjoyed recent columns Phil Hooper’s ‘men and bbqs’ and Peter Livingstone’s ‘boys and lunchboxes’. Rosemary

Crime stats I’m really struggling to see how the crime stats are the lowest they have been for years. Here in Ashburton, youth offending and burglaries are the highest they have been for many years, if not ever, and what’s going on daily on the streets that is being observed frequently by members of the

public? Stand over tactics between youth demanding the property of others, smashing windows in parked cars etc. The culture of entitlement with marginalised young ones in this town is alive and well. Ashburton has a very active criminal element and a simmering gang element. The drop in crime is not reflected here. Raylene (text message)

Bad roads If the corners on the top part of Fords Road were sealed I would say okay, but it doesn’t

seem to be. There are worse parts down at Flemington, and Grahams Road is getting bad again and many others – Tinwald Westerfield Road. What’s going on council have you got your eyes closed on these other roads? (text message)

Vote for experience Why do we need change, when the present councillors and mayor have created a great community with all the new facilities. I say vote for experience. (text message)


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Winning - it’s the real world

POLL RESULT Yesterday’s result Q: Who should be the next Mayor of Ashburton? (Results when poll closed last night)


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f I’m not mistaken professional sport is all about winning which means Steve Kearney made the right call. The Sonny Bill Williams flipflop landed him in an awkward position but he made the right decision to include him in the Kiwis’ World Cup squad. It has been the major talking point of the sporting landscape for 48 hours, polarising opinion across the country. The two camps are divided on whether SBW should have been included at the expense of Tohu Harris after stating he was unavailable just 24 hours earlier. The question is whether it was the right thing to do, but a lot of people are coming at it all wrong. They haven’t worked out that the right thing isn’t a reference to an ethical right or wrong as the underlining factor is, as it should be in sport, winning. The question should be posed, is it the right decision for winning the world cup? Then the answer is yes. SBW copped similar criticism when he came to rugby, but the money-bill detractors seemed to diminish in number when we won the Rugby World Cup and then even further when he helped the Chiefs to a Super 15 title. The guy’s a proven winner, even if he doesn’t go about it the right way - which for the record in this instance he clearly didn’t. Say what you like about the man in the street but as a player on the field, he is a game-changer and a proven winner. If you saw his inspired second half effort to spark the

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Roosters’ comeback, you would be crazy not to include him. Harris is a promising young player and up-and-coming talent and I feel for him, but put yourself in Kearney’s shoes. When the reason behind the decision is defending the World Cup, Kearney made the call that had to be made. Kearney’s job is to win the World Cup against a starstudded Kangaroos side that has had the edge on us since that fateful world cup, win and Williams could be the x-factor to help achieve that. Everyone won’t like it, but he’s not in the job to make friends, he’s there to win and as a coach that’s how you make friends, Kearney knows that best of all from his brief tenure at Parramatta.

We hear all the time that sport has become big business and the inclusion of SBW is a good business decision, but I don’t think we really get that yet. It may be naive to think that the business aspect doesn’t extend to the national team, considering the Kiwis recent run of Australian converts pulling on the black jersey. They have a recent history of bringing in whoever gives them the best chance of winning and that is simply what has gone on here. This time it’s a Kiwi that changed his mind and at least it wasn’t changing his mind to don the green and gold such as James Tamou and Josh Papali in the current Kangaroos squad. It may not have been the ethical call, but welcome to

the big time of truly professional sport. He’s been labelled a sporting mercenary- well so too is any rugby player who goes offshore for the big bucks - SBW has just done it closer to home and been better at it. It is the modern reality, and there is big money for the big wins. New Zealand may not be ready for the modern era - we did give the Supreme Halberg award to a football team that had three draws and recently had a victory parade for a team that lost after leading 8-1. I still think it speaks volumes about our country, and I for one applauded the efforts of both but whether we like it or not, sporting modernity is upon us and winning is the only currency that counts.

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Gunmen seize Libyan PM By Imed LamLoum Gunmen seized Prime Minister Ali Zeidan from a Tripoli hotel early yesterday, in the latest sign of the lawlessness sweeping Libya. The pre-dawn abduction comes five days after US commandos embarrassed and angered Libya’s government by capturing senior Al-Qaeda suspect Abu Anas al-Libi off the streets of Tripoli and whisking him away to a warship. “The head of the transitional government, Ali Zeidan, was taken to an unknown destination for unknown reasons by a group” of men believed to be former rebels, the government said in a brief statement on its website. A source in the premier’s office said Zeidan had been taken from Tripoli’s Corinthia Hotel, where he resides. “A large number of armed men entered the place very early on Thursday. But we did not know what was happening,” a hotel employee told AFP, speaking on condition of anonymity. A group of former rebels, which had roundly denounced Libi’s abduction and blamed Zeidan’s government for it, said it had “arrested” Zeidan. The Operations Cell of Libyan Revolutionaries, which in principle reports to the defence and interior ministries, said on Facebook it had seized Zeidan “on the prosecutor’s orders”. The premier “was arrested under the Libyan penal code... on the instructions of the public prosecutor”, the group said. It said he was detained for “crimes and offences prejudicial to the state” and its security. The cabinet said on its Face-

A Hells Angels sergeant at arms allegedly threatened a police officer when he was arrested at a Melbourne business, a court has heard. Peter Hewat, 58, of Mickleham, was denied bail in an out-of-sessions court hearing after police conducted searches of his property and his towing business in Craigieburn yesterday. Hewat faces 13 charges after $47,000 of cash was seized from his business as well as weapons, a stolen car and car parts, cannabis, steroids, two flick knives and syringes. Hewat described the charges as “junk” when they were read to him during the out-of-sessions hearing. - AAP

US issues warning The United States warned its citizens yesterday of a “series of credible security threats” in the restive southern region of the Philippines, where a Muslim insurgency has raged for decades. The warning came on the eve of a planned visit to Manila by US Secretary of State John Kerry, although embassy officials declined to comment on whether the warning would affect the trip. Kerry is not scheduled to visit the areas mentioned in the warning, according to his official schedule released by the Philippine foreign department. - AFP

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Libyan’s Prime Minister Ali Zidan speaking to the media during a press conference in Rabat, Morocco. Zidan was snatched by gunmen before dawn yesterday. ap photo

book page that ministers were “unaware of immunity being lifted or of any arrest warrant” for the prime minister. The Operations Cell of Libyan Revolutionaries had expressed outrage at the brazen daylight raid by US commandos to capture Libi. It said on Tuesday it had told its fighters to be prepared for orders to “hunt down and expel foreigners who are illegally in the country”. It added that it was on high

alert “in light of the deterioration in security and damage to the country’s sovereignty by foreign intelligence bodies”. The cabinet and the General National Congress, Libya’s top political authority, were dealing with the situation, the statement said, while calling on citizens to remain calm. US State Department spokeswoman Jennifer Psaki, travelling with Secretary of State John Kerry in Brunei, said Washington was seeking more

information on the reported kidnapping. “We are looking into these reports and we are in close touch with senior US and Libyan officials on the ground,” she told reporters. “We are working to determine more details. Our embassy staff is safe. We have no further details at this time.” Zeidan, who was named prime minister a year ago, had condemned the US raid and insisted that all Libyans should be tried on home soil. - AFP


United States debt default looming By martIn aBBugao

President Barack Obama

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The United States sought to reassure Asian leaders gathered for an annual summit yesterday that Washington would resolve its political stalemate, after China voiced concern over a possible US debt default. The spectre of a calamitous default has emerged as a major issue at the Asian summit in Brunei, held in the absence of President Barack Obama after he was forced to stay home due to the US government shutdown. With Asian countries like China sitting atop a mountain of Treasury bonds, Chinese

Premier Li Keqiang expressed “Beijing’s concern about Washington’s debt-ceiling problem”. Li conveyed that message in talks with Obama’s standin, US Secretary of State John Kerry in Brunei, China’s official Xinhua news agency reported. A US official travelling with Kerry confirmed yesterday that the debt ceiling was discussed, but downplayed Beijing’s concerns, saying Li had vowed continued investment in the world’s largest economy. “Secretary Kerry made it very clear that this is a moment in Washington politics and he reaffirmed the president’s commitment to resolving the issue,”

the official told reporters. “They also agreed that the United States has one of the strongest economies in the world and that they have a shared interest in continuing the close economic working relationship.” China held $US1.277 trillion ($A1.36 trillion) in US debt as of July, according to Treasury Department figures. Kerry and Li joined 16 other world leaders in Brunei yesterday for the East Asia Summit the climax of nearly a week of top-level meetings which began in Bali at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum’s annual gathering. - AFP

Two men have been executed in the US with a drug not yet approved by federal authorities. In Texas, which has put to death more people than any other US state, prison authorities said Michael Yowell was pronounced dead at 7.11pm yesterday. His execution was delayed by an hour pending his final appeal to the Supreme Court, the highest court in the land, said Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesman Jason Clark. In Arizona, 71-year-old Edward Schad died at 10.12am, prisons spokesman Doug Nick told AFP. “Well, after 34 years, I’m free to fly away home,” said Schad, strapped to the execution table. “Thank you warden. Those are my last words.” Both Schad and Yowell were executed using a lethal injection of a barbiturate customised by a compounding pharmacy. The US Food and Drug Administration has not yet approved the drug. - AFP

Rinehart rejected Despite there being much talk of bringing about family harmony, the Rinehart children’s bitter feud with their billionaire mother Gina Rinehart continues to become even more complicated. In the latest development, Bianca Rinehart’s nomination to become trustee of a $5 billion family trust was rejected in court yesterday. On Wednesday, eldest sibling John Hancock announced through his lawyer that he would withdraw as a nominee to be trustee “for the sake of family harmony” and instead offered his sister Bianca as a candidate. But another sister, Ginia Rinehart, who has always sided with her mother, fought the proposal, saying she would prefer an independent trustee. - AAP


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Receivers realise $22.5m from assets BY PAUL MCBETH

$111.4 million in known assets identified, the pair have recovered $9.4 million from contract receivables, $4.6 million from

McCloy say it is “likely the receivers will be able to provide the liquidators with a surplus from net realisations.” The liquidators represent unsecured creditors owed some $106.3 million, whereas the receivers were appointed by BNZ who was owed $11.3 million, the bulk of which was over the Victoria St building. Preferential creditors, including staff entitlements and outstanding tax, are owed about $5.3 million. The receivers are working with liquidators Brian MayoSmith, Andrew Bethell and Stephen Tubbs of BDO in pursuing some $46.6 million

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of grazing land and an enclosed pig breeding plant. Commercial pig breeding company PIC New Zealand leases the 1.35 hectare buildings and plant, as well as four three-bedroom houses on the farm. PIC is New Zealand’s largest pig breeding company, supplying breeding quality stock and offspring to pork-production operations throughout the country. The adjacent cattle grazing land is leased to a separate entity - with dry stock run on the property. The farm includes with eight hectares of pines planted in two woodlands on steeper terrain. - APNZ

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lion ordinary shares could occur from October 15 through October next year. “The board’s view is that a purchase of our shares, at this time and at current market prices, provides a return above the company’s cost of capital and will be value-enhancing for our shareholders,” Withers said in a statement. She said the board had taken into account the company’s outperformance against the 2013 initial public offer forecast and the $100m lower than forecast capital expenditure. - APNZ

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Shares in Mighty River Power gained 5c (2.3 per cent) to $2.25 yesterday after the company announced it would buy back up to $50 million of its shares less than six months after listing on the NZX. Shares in the state-controlled power generator and retailer have failed to fire, despite a strong showing when they listed on May 10. The shares were issued at $2.50 and shot as high as $2.73 on their first day. By August they

had sunk as as low as $2.17. Analysts said the stock had fallen prey to bad timing - listing around the same time as the release of the Labour-Greens’ plan to take control of the electricity market. Doubts about the future of the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter also weighed on the stock. Mighty River chairwoman Joan Withers said the board believed that the buyback, representing less than 2 per cent of the company’s shares, was a prudent use of capital. The purchase of up to 25 mil-


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Buy back sparks share rise BY JAMIE GRAY

in related party debt, which stemmed from two significant restructures in the two years leading to the group’s collapse. In the liquidator’s latest update, Mayo-Smith, Bethell and Tubbs said the quantum of any distribution to unsecured creditors will depend on the pursuit of the related party debts, and if unsuccessful, any return “is not likely to be substantial.” Mainzeal Property and Construction and Mainzeal Living were tipped into receivership on February 6, the Waitangi Day public holiday, and 200 Vic joined them on February 13. - APNZ


The receivers for failed construction firm Mainzeal Property and Construction have raised some $22.5 million in asset sales and recoveries from outstanding contracts, and are confident there will be some money left over for the liquidator to mop up. PwC’s David Bridgman and Colin McCloy expect to have surplus funds for the liquidators once they’ve finished managing the receivership of the Mainzeal companies they are overseeing, according to their first six-monthly report. Of the

selling construction assets, and $9.7 million from property sales, as at August 5. Between February 6 and August 5 the receivers made payments of $18.6 million, including a $4.9 million payment to the secured creditor, $5.3 million in contract expenses to complete work, $2.4 million for staff and $2.4 million in receivers’ fees. That left net funds of almost $3.9 million at the end of the period. With the sale of Mainzeal’s former headquarters owned by related party 200 Vic Ltd likely to cover secured creditor Bank of New Zealand, Bridgman and

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Access to your ancestors Two of the world’s largest family-history research organisations are joining forces in an effort they say will bring a billion historical records online. The Mormon churchoperated FamilySearch and Utah-based have announced a deal in which they will collaborate to bring online the church’s vast worldwide collections of family-history records. chief executive Tim Sullivan says while details need to be worked out, his company plans to pour more than $US60 million ($72.6 million) into the effort over the next five years. “To have the two, I guess one could say, largest and most important organisations in the family-history space working together to bring over a billion records online over the next several years is just a fantastic thing,” Sullivan says. FamilySearch calls itself the largest genealogy organisation in the world. It is an arm of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, better known as the Mormons. The beliefs of the Salt Lake City-based church are centred on extended families joined together through ceremonies in its temples. describes itself as the “world’s largest online family-history resource”. About 2.7 million paying subscribers have access to online records and connections to other family researchers. Don Anderson, FamilySearch senior vice-president of patron and partner services, says his organisation sees the agreement as further expanding its historic mission of providing access to family-history research material.

Dutch win Challenge The car finished in the rain, with the sun it runs on nowhere in sight, but that didn’t matter to the Dutch Nuon team as they triumphed in the World Solar Challenge from Darwin to Adelaide. The Nuna7 crossed the line on Thursday to claim the title with an average speed of more than 90.71km/h for the 3000km journey. Bad weather slowed its progress on the final day but also caused problems for key rival, Tokai University from Japan. At one stage, organisers said, the Japanese car ran out of power and was forced to pull over just north of Adelaide to recharge its batteries. Solar Team Twente, also from the Netherlands, headed to Adelaide in third place. - AAP

Warmth from warheads Uranium fuel from 20,000 disarmed Russian warheads is generating about half of US nuclear power in a spinoff from a landmark disarmament accord, a top US official says. But the deal under which 500 tonnes of Russian weapons-grade uranium has been used to light and heat US homes will end next month because Russia believes its former Cold War rival has been getting energy on the cheap. Rose Gottemoeller, US under secretary of state for arms control, told a UN committee this week the 1993 accord was a disarmament success. Arms control experts call it the “megatonsto-megawatts” deal and hail the accord as a little known but important example of the United States and Russia pressing disarmament. - AFP

“I think from a FamilySearch perspective, what we’re trying to do is work with a variety of partners where we can make the records the most accessible to individuals to use them,” he says. “This relationship with Ancestry is really indicative of work we’re trying to do across the board.” The effort of the two organisations will be directed at taking Mormon church-gathered records from around the world, now mostly in microfilm, and converting them into digital form that is searchable online.

For, which operates mostly in Englishspeaking countries as well as Sweden, the deal will provide it with records from many other countries and enable it to expand its reach, says Sullivan. We’re really excited about the chance to potentially open up new businesses in new international markets, but as important, give Americans access to records from some of the nations of their homelands,” he says. The effort joins the nonprofit FamilySearch, which

provides free access, and the for-profit, which charges monthly fees for access to its databases and services. The two organisations have collaborated on projects for several years and Sullivan says does not view FamilySearch’s free content as a drain on its revenues. “If anything it’s a great way to let people try out the category with a free site,” he says, while Ancestry offers other content as well as access to a large online community and special technology. - AAP

Trustworthy? Fewer than one in ten Australians trust social media companies to protect their personal information, but industry giants such as Facebook and Twitter continue to flourish regardless. According to new results from the office of the Australian Information Commissioner’s ongoing study of attitudes to privacy, Australians are less trusting of social media companies than they are of debt collectors and market researchers. The study of 1000 people, released on Wednesday, found nearly half thought social media and other online services pose the greatest privacy risk, ahead of ID fraud and theft. - AAP


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In brief Eventing heats up All eyes will be on the National Equestrian Centre at McLeans Island, near Christchurch, this Sunday as the South Island’s leading eventers go through their final preparations for the National One Day Eventing Championships next month at ESNZ Eventing Canterbury’s One Day Horse Trial. A field of seven will contest the CNC2* headed by Rangiora’s Ellie Braddock and Miss Matilda. Madison Crowe (Ashburton) on Brogan will also be looking for an improved performance, while Larissa Srhoy (Loburn) on Smirnoff are all stepping out for the first time at this level.

Touch up and running Methven’s once strong touch competition was in danger of being cancelled this week. The Friday night competition once easily filled four fields, but struggled to get enough teams for one round. Earlier this week the committee had only received five intermediate entries and a paltry six senior teams to be faced with a tough decision of cancelling the competition. “We’ll have enough now to run a competition,” Methven touch president Rob Markillie said. “It would have been a shame to call it off because it’s such a good competition and everyone enjoys playing.” He said entries close this weekend with the competition to start next Friday. The Collegiate touch competition has moved to Friday nights after declining numbers of their Thursday competition last year and a 12-team mixed competition started last week with their second round tonight.

Mexicans unhappy Mexican club side Queretaro are seeking a Fifa sanction against New Zealand Football for pulling out of a friendly with the All Whites this weekend but NZF aren’t expecting the world’s governing body to take any action against them. The All Whites and Queretaro were originally due to meet in a six-team tournament in Los Angeles but that tournament fell over when a team from El Salvador couldn’t play because of visa issues. Talks were then held for New Zealand and Queretaro to still play, either in LA or Mexico. Queretaro felt they had an agreement - tickets had gone on sale - and feel aggrieved the match won’t take place. - APNZ

Smith staying put Australian captain Cameron Smith insists he will be a Melbourne player next year but remains coy on his longer term NRL future. Smith has been linked with a move to his hometown of Brisbane and will become the most sought-after player in the NRL next season when his contract expires at the end of 2014. Smith has three young children and has stated in the past the lure of a return to Brisbane to be closer to his and his wife’s family could determine his future with the Storm - with whom he debuted in 2002. However, the 30-year-old said his only focus for the remainder of the year is reclaiming the Rugby League World Cup for Australia in the UK and Ireland. - AAP

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Crunch time for semi spots BY JONATHAN LEASK


Mid Canterbury battle Buller in the final round of the Heartland Rugby Championship in Westport tomorrow. The equation is simple for the Hammers, win and they get to host a Meads Cup semi-final next weekend. Buller will be equally desperate to get the win, sitting three points behind the fourth placed West Coast, who travel to Cooks Gardens to play Wanganui. The Hammers are coming off a convincing 44-11 win over Thames Valley where they executed an expansive game-plan. That may not be ideal in tricky conditions that await them in Westport, with some typical West Coast rain forecast but Mid Canterbury coach Glenn Moore was adamant they would still give the ball some width “when it’s on”. “Last week there was a mix and as well as going wide we played Thames Valley through the centre a bit,” Moore said. “Buller have a similar defensive structure where they don’t attack a lot of rucks so that they have plenty of numbers in the line.” “Buller have the best defensive record in the competition and the only ones equal to them is us, but they haven’t scored a lot of points.” Mid Canterbury and Buller have both conceded a total of 118 points but Mid Canterbury are the only team to notch over 200 points, with Buller only managing 135. “They have a good side with potential to score points. They have a good backline with plenty of pace so we have to be cal-

culated in how we go about it.” Moore has been able to name the same starting XV as last week, with only one change on the bench with Logan Bonnington back on deck and Ashburton College flanker Seta Koroitamana who impressed off the bench on debut last week retaining his spot. “We have had a stable team for the last few weeks but guys who were in starting position have been out injured and there is that competition for spots which keeps every hungry and on their toes.” Giving some of the players an extra incentive to perform ahead of the playoffs is the fact that Mitch Sim, Andrew Fluker and Jake Ashby are due to be back from injury next week and Esera Lauina didn’t travel because his wife is due to have a baby. The Hammers have won both times they have met Buller in Westport, picking up a 32-12 win in 2010 but their most recent run-in with Buller was a narrow 30-27 win in Ashburton in 2011, having yet to lose to the blue-and-reds. They will look to keep that streak alive tomorrow and book a home semi-final.

MID CANTERBURY 1 Tokulua Tolu, 2 James Carr, 3 Simon Fleetwood, 4 Grant Polson, 5 Andrew Smith, 6 Kody Nordquist, 7 Tavita Ula, 8 Jon Dampney ©, 9 Will Mackenzie, 10 Murray Williams, 11 Willie McGoon, 12 Peni Manumanuniliwa, 13 Dwayne Burrows, 14 Nete Caucau, 15 Richard Catherwood. Reserves: 16 Kameka Reti, 17 Logan Bonnington, 18 Mark Andrew, 19 Seta Koroitamana, 20 Davie Maw, 21 Johannes Lambrechts, 22 Josh Nonu.

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PLAYOFF PERMUTATIONS Mid Canterbury and Wairarapa Bush are in the box seat to host semi-finals in the Heartland Rugby Championship but a loss from either could have them overtaken by North Otago. Currently in third and three points behind the leading pair, North Otago face the secondto last Horowhenua in Oamaru and are a high probability to get a bonus point win to move to 30 points. Wairarapa Bush (28 points) are away to a Thames Valley side that was well-beaten by Mid Canterbury last week to suggest they will pick up at least the four points, while Mid Canterbury (28) have a tough task of Buller (20) at home in Westport. Wanganui (19) can resurrect their season if the get a win at

home over the West Coast (23), which would leapfrog them up over the Coast. However, they also require a helping hand from rivals Mid Canterbury to beat Buller and allow Wanganui to scrape into fourth place - keeping their streak of top four finishes intact for an eighth year. South Canterbury (18) will feature in the Lochore Cup, unable to finish higher than fifth when they meet the defending Meads Cup champions East Coast in Ruatoria. East Coast (10) needs the win and results to go their way to sneak into the Lochore Cup playoffs. King Country (14) are the vulnerable side, sitting eighth with Thames Valley and East Coast able to overtake them, but have the luxury of hosting the winless Poverty Bay.

Jackman back for World Cup defence BY JONATHAN LEASK


The New Zealand Sevens team are looking for a fast start to their Sevens World Series title defence in the Gold Coast this weekend. Having won the World Cup Sevens in Moscow shortly after they won an 11th Sevens World Series title, New Zealand head into this weekend’s Gold Coast Sevens at Skilled Park as the team to beat. Mark Jackman is returning to the squad for the first round of the Sevens World Series after a long-term injury forced him to watch his team’s successes from the sidelines. “I’m really excited to be back in the team and can’t wait to play.

It’s been a frustrating 12 months watching,” Jackman said. Jackman initially dislocated and broke his thumb against the USA in the opening game on the Gold Coast last year, and New Zealand again run out to open their campaign against the USA but Jackman has no reservations about a repeat occurrence. “None at all. I am feeling confident, the way I broke my thumb in the past came down to poor technique, I have worked hard to improve it over the past few months.” The Gold Coast Sevens is one tournament that has eluded Sir Gordon Tietjens, who has been at the helm since the series began in 1999 and is chasing a

Mark Jackman: Frustrating year

12th World Series title. New Zealand last won the Australia Sevens when it was in Adelaide in 2010, but have lost in the final to Fiji in both of the two finals at Skilled Park

and will no doubt want to assert their authority at the earliest possible opportunity this weekend. “We haven’t spoken at all about past performances here, we are just focused on this one. “This is a completely different team to last year.” The only new face to the sevens scene is 21-year-old Wellington wing Ambrose Curtis, while Joe Webber has earned a recall after he played seven tournaments back in 2011/12. The rest of the squad are the regulars in DJ Forbes, Tomasi Cama, Tim Mikkelson and Lote Raikabula. As well as the USA, New Zealand faces Tonga and Kenya on day one of the tournament.








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Today at Addington and Alexandra Park

  2 03 Star Monarch (2) R Douglas B Mangos 7:15 PM Z Butcher $10,000, 4yo+ 1 win, 2600m   3 X8999 Sun Belle (3) H Morgan  4 Door Slammer SCRATCHED PX # REC Horse (Start pos) Trainer Driver    5 45X5 Hanoverdakash (4) Wallis/Hackett T Mitchell   1 X1550 Princess Sophia (1) TButt A Butt   6 05X86 Jagermeister (5) A Donnelly A Donnelly   2 15087 Speedy Success (2) AClark A Clark   3 25130 Xmas Joy Belle (3) FMorris C D Thornley   7 78663 Dead Cat Bounce (6) M Pemberton S Phelan T Herlihy   4 96353 Midfrew Medusa (4) PBurrows B Thomas (J)   8 67307 Sumba (7) Wallis/Hackett 2  9 54242 Brookby Prince (8) T Grayling S Grayling (J) 4  5 53704 Danke (5) MEdmonds S McNally  Special Flight (9) R Brosnan R Brosnan   6 2100X Sundown In Paris (6) KFairbairn J Dunn  10 1  7 0X410 Oh Nova (7) T&GChmiel G Chmiel  11 7X0 Monseigneur (10) John & Joshua Dickie F Schumacher (J)   8 90059 Continental Halo (8) MEdmonds M Edmonds  3 12 02452 Torbjorn (11) R Brosnan J Stormont   9 16902 Harlindon (9) NMcGrath N McGrath    13 7 Rompers Monarchy (12) A Grant  D Butcher  10 7X022 Aile Rouge (10) RHolmes R Holmes 3 11 10000 Idle Bones (u1) PWilliamson M Williamson 4 14 9333 Jogo Bonito (u1) Reid/McMullanS McMullan (J) 2 12 71X76 Trouble Whiz (u2) LDriver R May ADDINGTON R6 $12,000, 3 or more  13 80794 Gunsight Pass (u3) JRamsay P Davis 7:45 PM wins discrhcp, 2600m  14 07210 St Pierre (u4) KTownley D Dunn   1 53268 Pammys Boy (1) MEdmonds M Edmonds ALEX PARK RACE 5 $10,000, 3yo+   2 16193 Mayweather (2) JHay M Hay 7:25 PM non winners, 2200m   3 023D5 Rebma (3) KFord A Tomlinson 1  1 4X Ballyronan (1) M McKendry M McKendry  4 Vacanza SCRATCHED ADDINGTON R5



2-3, 4-5, 6-7 1-2-3, 5-6-7 4-5-6-7 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7


R May G Smith A Butt K Barron D Dunn J Dunn

  1 20X70 Ellmer Hanover (1) TButt   2 23112 Delightful Song (2) NEdge 3  3 11074 Copy My Past (3) G&NHope   4 5967X Hurricane Bromac (4) RDunn 4  5 59639 Phantom Grin (5) RDunn 2  6 12X44 Pass Them By (6) TButt 1  7 157X1 Beach Bunny (7) BHill   Smiling Star (8) RHolmes  8 6444X Barrier 


 5 182X7 Uppland (1) 55.5 K&LRae 2  V Johnston   6 11609. Confederate (7) 55.5 Kennedy/FurlongJ Morris A Frye (a2)   7 8874X Lamaze (3) 54.5 CTrembath A McKay (a3)   5 189 Irish Dude (9) 58.5 EWilson 2  1 1 Absolution (10) 59 NRidley T Moseley   1  6 33352 Corazana (6) 58 MDaly1 T Direen (a1) Pennys From Heaven (9) 54 GTrusttumA Frye (a2)  4  2 7X718 Dragon’s Glory (2) 58.5 LSFaberD Prastiyou (a3)   89 14591   7 6351 Chairos (5) 57 LLatta R Doherty (a1) 61930 Davone Code (6) 54 SWoodsford T Moseley   3 0X00X Katie Jay (1) 57.5 MDaly1 R Black (a2)   8 557X0. Black Savvath (11) 57 SYoung C Johnson 3  4 7X7X3 Wannabeawallabetoo (5) 57.5 MPriceR Bishop 2:20 PM ONCEUPONATIME MILE R85   9 92930 Hidden Identity (3) 56.5 RMcKayA McKay (a3)   5 4109X Presley (8) 57 BMiddlewood C Johnson OPT 604 $8000, R85 benchmark, 1600m 10 45039 Kashin Girl (8) 56.5 BInglis V Johnston   6 0500X Umshini Wami (9) 56 Kevin&PamHughesV Johnston 2  1 7X246 Big Energy (1) 59 SLaming L McKay (a3) 2  3   11 78702 She’s Insatiable (10) 54 TCharles R Black (a2) 1  7 6546X Sand’ior (7) 55.5 JHay C Lunn (a3)  1  2 33148 Gold ’N Cash (5) 57 EWilson A Frye (a2)  12 67667 Fly My Pretty (2) 54 SHaisma T Moseley   8 30260. Short Tale (4) 55.5 NRidley J Wong (a4)  3  3 80204 Our Jackman (4) 55 MPitman B Pitman (a1) PM SPEIGHTS R75 2100 3:31   9 3090X Gem Lover (6) 54 LSFaber C Barnes (a2)  4  4 03X79 Sheiswhatsheis (2) 54 MPitmanA Denby (a1)  10 5609X Mary Burke (3) 54 RMcKay $8000, R75 benchmark, 2100m A Frye (a2)   5 21454 Coup Rotorua (3) 54 MPitman A Morgan (a3) OPT 606 1  1 41253 Back Burner (8) 59 PRobson T Moseley D’CASH DASH R85 2:55 PM 1:45 PM MCINTOSH CATERING R65 1600  2  2 43232 Bursting Stone (5) 58.5 MMcCannS Muniandy OPT 603 $8000, R85 benchmark, 1200m OPT 605 $7000, R65 benchmark*, 1600m  3  3 87317 Jungle Knight (3) 58 D&DLogan C Johnson 3  1 48210 Bowling Boy (8) 59.5 JHay   C Lunn (a3) 1 85148 Commander Cody (7) 59 JHay C Barnes (a2)   4 43606 Tallyho Tui (6) 57 SHaisma B Lammas 1  2 41203 Golden Globe (2) 59 MPitman A Morgan (a3) 4  2 41238 El Bee Dee (12) 59 RMcKay  5 Ask My Wife SCRATCHED K Williams    3 7600X Kaptain Kirkup (4) 57.5 NRidley J Bullard   3 X5X96 Shackleton (4) 59 LLatta 4   J Bullard 6 05626 Gossip Girl (7) 56.5 MPitman J Bullard 4  4 331X1 Ishimine (5) 56.5 D&DLogan R Doherty (a1)   4 10 Delleud (1) 58.5 L&RDidham J Morris   7 9X172. Unrelenting Lady (2) 56.5 PRudkin R Bishop 1:10 PM 602


 1 X48X1 Donegal’s Guest (1) RDunn 4  J Dunn   2 21453 Uncle Trevor (2) GCook S Ottley (J) 3  3 02X11 Tiger Tara (3) GDunn G O'Reilly 1  4 134X4 Isaiah (4) Purdon/Rasmussen M Purdon 2  5 447X2 Arden Rooney (5) Purdon/RasmussenB Orange   6 6421X Arma Legend (6) RHolmes R Holmes   7 3D7X2 Anton Oliver (7) AHastie A Hastie   8 X02P5 Devil May Care (8) HHunter C DeFilippi   9 2521P Comenche (9) RDunn G Smith Barrier HYDROFLOW MOBILE PACE  

 1 12111 Bettor Rock On (1) BHill 2    2 58697 Rome’s Burning (2) RDunn 4  3 0X331 Greenburn Creek (3) TButt 3  4 34222 Comply Or Die (4) KBarron   5 41332 Blazin N Cullen (5) RDunn 1  Franco Nelson (6) RDunn  6 3618X Barrier 



Today at Addington Raceway


Joyce/Cockburn J McInerney

1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 1-2-3, 4-5-6, 7-8-9, 10-11-12 9-10-11-12 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

  2 F8833 Thrilling Jonah nwtd M Grant SHIRLEY VET CLINIC STAKES  1  3 46521 Waimak Dave 32.07 J McInerney 1:37 PM $1900, c1, 520m   4 12883 Scotsome Power 30.99 McCook&Jopson   1 64828 McJopson 31.23 S&B Evans   5 73157 Cawbourne Polly 30.87 M Grant   2 41125 Casino Black 31.02 H Anderton  3  6 63233 Bizarro 31.16 S&B Evans 3  3 74224 Hustler Ambition nwtd M Roberts  2  7 2873X Opawa Hally 30.96 Lane&Wales   4 27544 Know Solution 30.99 L Waretini   8 66612 Some Genes nwtd J McInerney 2  5 45241 Starburst Benny 31.67 M Grant   9 66373 Joyville nwtd J McInerney   6 24664 Gay Thorley nwtd J McInerney  10 4F565 Stich Up 30.81 S&B Evans 1  7 42486 False Notion 30.54 J&D Fahey 4  8 35311 Homebush Coral 31.11 J McInerney CHRISTCHURCHGREYHOUNDS.CO.NZ DASH   9 45278 Opawa Jean 30.73 Lane&Wales 2:29 PM $1400, c2, 295m  10 76823 Hear Hare Here nwtd Poutama&Doody   1 87356 Smash Dora 17.53 M Grant 2  2 25172 Cawbourne Hurdo 17.43 Grant/Hurd HURUNUI TAVERN SPRINT 1:54 PM 1  3 61111 Yabba Yabba 17.37 Hart&Taylor $1400, c2, 295m  Casey&Fagan 3  1 22325 Starburst Hannah 17.56 M Grant   4 65531 Okuku Wee Man 17.55 3  5 67725 Fireman’s Rocket 17.46 B Dann 4  2 65344 Make Your Point 17.40 S&B Evans  Weir&Nissen   3 85646 Theokoles 17.51 D Stapleton   6 4542F Wellywood 17.60 J McInerney   4 56555 Rambunctious 17.67 A Bradshaw   7 75777 Noisy Leo 17.58 4  8 33341 Wandy Feather nwtd M Grant 1  5 27511 Cawbourne Jelly 17.33 Weir&Nissen  G Cleeve   6 33535 Iva Cunning Plan 17.40 A Lee   9 77657 Runway Queen 17.41 Joyce&May 2  7 75832 Go Timmee 17.63 G Cleeve  10 77388 Vitalize 17.65   8 41388 Kenny’s Comet 17.56 Mitchell&Smith CLARKSON SIGN STUDIO DISTANCE   9 77388 Vitalize 17.65 Joyce&May 2:47 PM $2700, c1d, 645m  10 77875 New York Affair 18.08 Joyce&May 2  1 63537 Alisaray 39.15 L Waretini FANTA CLAWS AT STUD STAKES   2 8X254 Opawa Peekay nwtd Lane&Wales 2:12 PM $1900, c1, 520m   3 84415 Thrilling Sound nwtd S&B Evans 4  1 82117 Jibbajabba Jewel 31.02 1  4 42752 Know Future 38.75 C Roberts  G Cleeve

NZ Metro Harness

$12,000, 4yo+ 3-4 wins, 2600m PX # REC Horse (Start pos) Trainer Driver

5:45 PM OPT 802

34778 Black Barracuda nwtd 7788 Spilt Wine nwtd

Today at Washdyke

7245X RedRipper(7) 58.5 K&LRae JBullard 29 HandsomeDax(11) 58.5 SWoodsford CBarnes(a2) 55884 D’Jake(3) 58.5 LStewart1 CSpittles BobbyBuckle(14) 58.5 PRobson TMoseley X89X5 VictoryGold(6) 58.5 TCharles BLammas 790X6 HandOfGod(8) 58.5 LSFaber DBothamley 729. Bellaleah(13) 56.5 RBeckett VJohnston 5 SouthernPride(9) 56.5 JHay KWilliams 80X96 BeautifulBeast(2) 56.5 RMcKay AMcKay(a3) DevilsDaughter(10) 56.5 MDaly1 RBlack(a2) 88 GeezAllHeart(1) 56.5 SYoung CJohnson BigKahuna(5) 56 L&RDidham JMorris 4X DoubleBlue(4) 54 Kevin&PamHughes AFrye(a2) Czarista SCRATCHED BrotherBowman(12) 56 M&WColes1AMorgan(a3)


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Timaru Races

$7000, mdn, 1200m PX # REC Horse (Barrier) kg Trainer Jockey OPT

October 11, 2013



1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 1-2-3, 4-5-6, 7-8-9, 10-11-12 9-10-11-12 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 5-7 $100,000

  2 X7746 Hannah Jaye (2) KBarron K Barron   3 61582 Dream Gal (3) PAnderson A Butt   4 82634 Vanilla Rose (4) MFuller B Orange 4  5 11125 Candy Styx (5) DGaffaney R May Onlyforyou (6) CDalgety D Dunn  1  6 X1192 Barrier   7 Good Girl Becqui SCRATCHED  8 Tyron's Falcon Ella SCRATCHED 2  9 200X4 Here We Go Again (21) JGamesonT Williams  10 54093 Graceandtemika (22) BNegusM Williamson

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Track Information Weather: Occasional rain

 5 53838 Sahara Storm nwtd 3  4  6 16435 Chill Out Ralph nwtd   7 77545 Know Taste 38.73   8 68X46 Sonic Duffer 39.13   9 86674 Law To Excel nwtd 3:05 PM


M Flipp Lane&Wales G Cleeve G Cleeve McCook&Jopson

THE MILLER BAR & CAFE STAKES $2200, c2, 520m

  1 88478 Okuku Dreamer 30.77 4  2 51351 Botany Kevin 30.95 3  3 62621 Opawa Albie 30.65 1  4 47121 Game Girl 30.58 2  5 X1517 Lochinvar Camaro 30.57   6 256F4 Girl Racer 30.42   7 55416 Opawa Bomb 30.67   8 66875 Know Honour 30.81   9 45624 Know Peril 30.62  10 56176 Blushing Belle 30.63 3:23 PM

 1 2  1  2 3  3   4   5   6   7 4  8   9  10


Casey&Fagan J McInerney C Roberts Adcock&Seque C Roberts Hart&Taylor Lane&Wales G Cleeve G Cleeve Lane&Wales


$1400, c2, 295m

34244 Cawbourne Crazy nwtd 12112 Noble Fantasy 17.34 13264 Be Prepared 17.35 55837 Smash Amego 17.60 48788 Sea Spray Tich 17.50 42662 Finger Pop 17.35 84858 Hooray For Hazel 17.56 38163 Ohoka Hart 17.50 77657 Runway Queen 17.41 77875 New York Affair 18.08

C Roberts S&B Evans B Dann M Grant Casey&Fagan J McInerney Mitchell&Smith L Waretini G Cleeve Joyce&May

Track Information Type: Grass; Expected: Heavy; Direction: Left-handed; Length: 1800m; Straight: 400m; Rail: True; Weather: Few showers

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97703 Braemar (4) 54.5 MDaly1 04106 Braehill (1) 54 MDaly1

4:06 PM 607



A Frye (a2) R Black (a2)

PATAPAN STAYERS MAIDEN $7000, mdn, 2100m

 1 03028 Prince Eden (4) 58.5 DFrye 4  A Frye (a2)   2 757X6. Masterzed (11) 58.5 LStewart1 C Spittles   3 0X006 Grey Tom (8) 58.5 Kevin&PamHughesS Wynne (a3) 1  4 23632 D’Chaparral (9) 56.5 LLatta R Black (a2) 3  5 35264 It’s Happen’en (7) 56.5 KBrosnahan1


 7 2    8   9  10  11

D Prastiyou (a3) 46883 Hawkesbury (6) 56.5 Kevin&PamHughes J Wong (a4) X9287 Cos I Can (3) 56.5 MWeastell B Lammas 48745 Desert Girl (2) 56.5 MDaly1 C Barnes (a2) 62X67 Senorette (10) 56.5 MDaly1 T Direen (a1) 06 Pocket D’Cash (5) 56.5 KBrosnahan1S Muniandy 0X Geisha Girl (1) 56.5 KJames T Moseley

Track Information Type: All weather; Direction: Left-handed; Length: 1193m; Weather: Rain

  8 55X32 Regulus (8) CDalgety 1  D Dunn Barrier  9 Hannah Jaye SCRATCHED 4 10 317X1 Backup (21) Purdon/Rasmussen B Orange  11 39X44 Apache Moon (22) DFlint S Ottley (J)  12 07X45 Alta Mario (23) LDriver R Holmes  13 5297X Lady Godiva (u1) BHill R May 10:23 PM OPT 811

11 PROTRANZ EARTHMOVING LTD TROT $10,000, 5yo+ 2 wins, 2600m

 1 768X5 Tart N Tights (1) MAustin 4  B Orange   2 63590 Bert Powell (2) CEdmonds J Dunn   3 0768X Sunchita (3) BHill J Curtin G Smith GLENFERRIE FARM CANTERBURY CLASSIC   4 616X6 All Shook Up (4) GSmith 9:23 PM PACE (STAND) $40,000, ffa, 2600m   5 1000X Keeping The Dream (5) DTaylor G O'Reilly OPT 809 J Hay   1 21223 Mach Banner (1) RDunn J Dunn   6 81637 Mrs Twobob (6) JHay 2  7 9264X Maori Invasion (7) PWilliamsonM Williamson 2  2 621X2 Terror To Love (2) GCourt R May  S McNally   3 97X77 Mah Sish (3) TButt A Butt   8 5X115 Xmas Joyella (8) FMorris 1  9 909X1 Indiana Jones (u1) SMcRae C D Thornley   4 80X74 Choise Achiever (4) TButt M Jones  S Ottley (J) 3  5 231X1 Easy On The Eye (5) Reid/McMullanP Ferguson 3 10 X031D Regal Petite (u2) PScreen 4  6 2X413 Franco Ledger (6) HHunter C DeFilippi PM SPECTATORS BAR & BISTRO OPEN TO LATE MOB 10:45   7 213X7 Jason Rulz (7) G&NHope R Close (J) OPT 813 PACE $8000, 3yo+ non winners, 1950m 1  8 111X1 Christen Me (8) CDalgety D Dunn  Seaview Gold SCRATCHED   9 9X658 Highview Tommy (9) G&NHope B Orange    1 2 33 Pal Amino (1) BHill R May  10 42115 Pemberton Shard (u1) BMowbrayN Williamson 2  3 0020X Return To Sender (2) RDunn D Dunn FAHEY FENCE HIRE MOBILE PACE  9:53 PM 3  4 5 VC Manoeuvre (3) TButt A Butt OPT 810 $10,000, 3yo+ 1 win, 2600m  1  5 30 New Deal (4) DThompson C DeFilippi   1 25935 Ideal Arden (1) BHutton J Curtin   6 61X Nikola (5) RDunn J Dunn 3  2 51X1 Bio Marinus (2) Purdon/Rasmussen M Purdon   7 0 Dapper George (6) MHoward S McNally   3 23560 Chargedownking (3) FBaigent R Curtin 4  8 00X2 Lewy Risk (7) LDriver R Holmes 2  4 11 Franco Nikau (4) Reid/McMullan P Ferguson   9 3X6 My Entourage (8) AStuart B Orange   Barrier   5 07FX8 Tomsincharge (5) MStevens R Anderson   6 0130X Lumos (6) RDunn J Dunn  10 9X002 Mach Cullen (21) BHutton J Curtin   7 70970 Incomparable (7) MLarter J Anderson (J)  11 1X Major Sam (22) MJones M Jones




October 11, 2013

  5 X6361 The Doctor (u1) NEdge S Golding (J)   6 7664X Releven Dream (1) JGameson B Orange 4  7 18522 Whata Gamble (2) FFletcher S Smolenski 1  8 2165X Yankee One (u1) PWilliamson M Williamson   9 35271 Mamselle (1) P&LJones M Jones  10 13X54 Donaldson (2) G&NHope R Close (J) 2 11 63532 Live The Dream (3) DTaylor R May 3 12 13117 Sol Invictus (u1) MHouse C DeFilippi  13 14047 Fire In The Night (u2) BHutton J Curtin A 14 68858 King Of Strathfield (1) GDunn G O'Reilly  15 019X4 Flying Isa (2) John&JoshuaDickie R Holmes  16 546X6 Quality Invasion (u1) BGraham G Archer

  7 34X65 Sastre (2) Wallis/Hackett T Mitchell   8 53484 Kip Keino (3) RBrosnan R Brosnan 3  9 53293 Ace Moment (4) Wallis/Hackett N Chilcott  10 6P545 Kawarau Spur (5) RBrosnan A Sharpe  11 X3071 Awayonvacation (6) SMcCaffreyM McKendry 1 12 1D511 Duchess Diedre (7) THerlihy T Herlihy  13 35461 Jimbo Johnson (u1) DBalle D Butcher  14 60778 Silver Stream (1) AGoryl T Macfarlane 8:19 PM OPT 807


ADDINGTON R7 $25,000, 6 or more

 11 12X23 Dr Hook (3) PNairn 3  J Curtin  12 163X2 Clover Don (4) C&JDeFilippi C DeFilippi  13 41X14 Cyclone U Bolt (5) Purdon/RasmussenB Orange  14 16461 Jaccka Justy (u1) Cox/Hoffman J W Cox  15 37X58 Vulcan (1) TButt A Butt  16 11X90 Stig (2) PNairn D Butt 8:30 PM


ALEX PARK RACE 7 $10,000, 4yo+ f&m 1-3 wins, 1700m

  1 00900 Glenferrie Pride (1) GDixon T Herlihy wins discrhcp, 2600m   2 31P73 Jessica (2) SArgue S Argue   1 X1936 Thanesan (1) TButt R May   3 91789 Viking Girl (3) GDempsey R Downey   2 X1210 Harry Johnson (2) Wallis/Hackett J Dunn   4 D7704 Itsnowornever (4) SBranch N Chilcott D Dunn   5 13653 Le Lua Invasion (5) SMcCaffrey ALEX PARK R6 $11,000, 4yo+ 1-4   3 34337 Burano (3) KTownley S Phelan 7:57 PM A 4 68858 King Of Strathfield (4) GDunn G O'Reilly 1  6 60221 Be Seein Ya (6) D&CMcGowan T Macfarlane wins discrhcp, 2700m  4  1 43216 Te Kouka Breeze (1) MNicholas M Nicholas   5 22719 Uncas (5) BHeron B Thomas (J)  2  7 04PX2 Sapphire Castleton (7) WTaylor P Butcher 2  2 X3324 Ivanov (2) LChin 2  6 X1111 Jag’s Invasion (6) PWilliamsonM Williamson   8 PP257 Equulei (8) AMatthews L Chin  J Abernethy  Barrier   3 68DX1 Alta Charisma (3) EDowney 1  7 525X1 Master Lavros (u1) MJones R Downey  M Jones    4 10X09 Navaho (4) LPyers  8 Quality Invasion SCRATCHED   9 83195 Meander With Pegasus (21) AGoryl M McKendry Z Butcher    5 777P7 Getaway Doug (u1) CWilson 4 10 09XP4 Ginger Bertha (22) PAlabaster J Stormont C Wilson   9 8524X Springbank Sam (1) PWilliamson N Williamson    6 42102 Empire Earl (1) EDowney S Abernethy (J) 4 10 21544 The Fiery Ginga (2) AClark 3 11 54P28 Continental Auto (23) TMitchell T Mitchell A Clark 


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Gore Harness

Tomorrow at Gore Raceway

  7 X8056 Righthere Rightnow (7) TStratford D Dunn S Ottley (J) non winners, 2200m   8 2636X Asajah (8) BMcIntyre 4  9 28442 Bryleigh Star (9) G&JKnight M Williamson PX # REC Horse (Start pos) Trainer Driver  10 527X7 Afellas Boy (10) MTodd B Orange   1 X5884 Makarewa Rick (1) KFranks1 K Franks 3 11 6 Miss Pembroke (11) CBarron C Barron   2 99X6 Sundon Invasion (2) GMcEwan G McEwan A 12 F77 Infinity (12) LPearson 4  3 260DX Continental Boy (3) Paul&ShayneKelly1S Kelly C 13 Quick Nick (13) ABlack   4 3578X Infusion (4) OLawrence A Armour  B 14 0 Kiwi Az (14) G&JKnight   5 77808 Lady Hest (5) AFaulks D Dunn  15 Theo Bos (15) MSwain S Walkinshaw   6 0X Ruby’s Jewel (6) BCWallace B Wallace  16 6 Carletta (16) KBarclay K Barclay 3  7 X2423 American Holiday (7) DMcLachlanS Walkinshaw 2 17 X2842 Jaccka Wilco (u1) NWilliamsonN Williamson   8 96237 Euromaxx (8) KMcRae R Swain SADDLERY WAREHOUSE INVERCARGILL / ZILCO 2  9 04LX2 Our Budd (u1) ABeck A Beck 12:57 PM NZ PACE $7000, 3yo+ non winners, 2700m  10 70952 Mr Majestic (u2) AFaulks M Williamson OPT 704 1  1 3393 Speedy Love (1) ABeck A Beck 1 11 D Jocy Jaccka (u3) BGray T Williams    2 23692 Adriatic Coast (2) RSwain1 R Swain DENZ NATURALLY 3YO MOBILE PACE   3 07X45 Quadrupedante (3) HHunter S Walkinshaw 11:55 AM OPT 702 $7000, 3yo non winners, 2200m  2  4 9X3 Awesome Arden (4) KLarsen K Larsen   1 0 Highview Harley (1) TKilkelly S Golding (J)   5 8 Themightykendall (5) MGBrown A Armour   2 80X98 My Guy Mac (2) RWilson C Ferguson (J)  3  6 098X2 Fabulous Abbey (6) PHunter P Hunter 4  3 4393X Back On Board (3) WAdams T Williams   7 5600X Highview Hero (7) WMcEwan K Barclay 2  4 2 Carlos Santana (4) KAustin B Orange   8 9X766 Master President (8) APaisley C Barron    5 044 Incredible Anvil (5) GSmith Barrier A Armour    6 6X Outrageous El (6) WMcEwan K Barclay  A 9 09X68 Pure Christian (21) Cox/Hoffman J W Cox   7 Quick Nick (7) ABlack A Beck  10 95X80 Acting Up (22) MTodd B Barclay   8 Phoenix Warrior (8) T Barron  D Dunn  11 7P99X Whynotedna (23) G&CLee G Lee  Barrier 4 12 4X584 Sage (24) G&JKnight M Williamson 3  9 436X6 Groomsman (21) HHunter S Walkinshaw B 13 9 Great Abbey (25) HHunter  10 Big Bad John (22) TKilkelly N Williamson  14 60X58 Special Delight (26) SBrown D Dunn 1 11 41X Jango Fett (23) KLarsen K Larsen  15 00X9 C J’s Delight (27) RWilson C Ferguson (J)  12 9 Great Abbey (24) HHunter P Hunter  16 7X909 Clifton Prize (u1) Cox/McGrannachan J H Cox 11:30 AM OPT 701


October 12, 2013

 7 80X88 Some Say The Best (u2) BvanLeerdam M Cross (J) B 1  8 2212X Dwindle Mist (1) PWilliamsonB Williamson (J)   9 04091 Sun Shine Whiz (2) BShirley M Anderson (J)  10 6032X Moon Countess (1) G&CLee C Ferguson (J)  11 613X7 Starlight Invasion (2) DMcLachlan S Golding (J)  12 089PX Anothersuperstar (3) AShaw M Purvis (J)  13 65794 John Henry Galleon (4) CGerkenJ Thomas (J) 2 14 7X381 Astral Traveller (5) TButt K Butt (J) 4 15 14718 Left Right Andcentre (u1) PWilliamsonB Munro (J) 3 16 114P8 Given (u2) GMcClymont R McIlwrick (J)



1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 1-2-3, 4-5-6, 7-8-9, 10-11-12 9-10-11-12 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 GORE WINDSCREENS N GLASS LTD MOB PACE $8000, 4yo+ 1 win, 2200m

  1 93X58 Sly Courage (1) RGiles B Orange 3  2 43029 Aveross Rustler (2) AFaulks D Dunn   3 68X62 Minstrel Boy (3) HHunter S Walkinshaw 1  4 7572X Liam Sienna (4) Reg&EarlDrake C Hanna (J) 4  5 93266 Tic Tac Bromac (5) ABlack A Beck 2  6 05121 Macardo (6) MGBrown B Williamson (J) B Barclay WILLYS FLOORING/KENNEDYS CARPET &   7 62165 Tact Charlotte (7) TProctor 2:02 PM El Diablo (8) RWilson C Ferguson (J) OPT 706 UPHOLSTERY PACE $7000, 3yo+ 1 win, 2200m    8 157X0 Barrier    1 8040X Sonova Gun (1) TStratford D Dunn 4  2 22323 Vera’s Delight (2) BMcLellan B McLellan   9 X6614 McArdle Royale (21) APaisley C Barron   3 9X948 Franco Caliph (3) MGBrown A Armour DAIRY & PUMPS GORE LTD MOBILE PACE   4 30710 McArdle Meg (4) PHunter P Hunter 3:47 PM $8000, 4yo+ 2-3 wins, 2200m 2  5 20962 Caesars Gamble (5) Cox/Hoffman J W Cox   1 019X2 Run Fatboy Run (1) MGutsell1 C Barron 1  6 55X15 Onedin Mach (6) NWilliamson N Williamson   2 67365 Taieri Wings (2) CGerken A Armour   7 98875 The Witch Doctor (7) G&JKnightM Williamson   3 37127 Sunny Two Shoes (3) Cox/HoffmanN Williamson 3  8 3931X Third Avenue (8) WAdams T Williams  4 8896X Princess Delight (4) APaisley M Williamson   9 0814X Just A Jak Up (u1) DMcLachlanS Walkinshaw 1    5 X150X Ted West (5) Faithful/Sherborne D Dunn 2  6 1362X Brindy (6) WAdams T Williams MLT/SUPPORTING BREAST CANCER AWARENESS  2:37 PM R Swain OPT 707 MBL PACE $7000, 3yo+ f&m non winners, 1700m   7 28138 Knapdale Lady (7) RSwain1 Arancia (8) OLawrence B Orange   1 0X863 Moonlight Spirit (1) Cox/Hoffman J W Cox    8 06664 Barrier    2 84XF7 Terribly Lucky (2) MGBrown B Williamson (J)   9 X2231 Homeforabubbly (21) Cox/Hoffman J W Cox   3 0X Trusting (3) HHunter P Hunter A Beck   4 0X636 Neat N Petite (4) DMcLachlan S Walkinshaw 3 10 11043 Franco Normandy (22) ABlack 4 11 11171 Devine Sign (23) RWilson B Barclay 1  5 51X Leigh Major (5) BMcLellan B McLellan  4  6 5 Royal Sue (6) Katrina&JohnPrice A Beck HANLEY FORMULA SUPPORT SLD RACING HCP SADDLERY WAREHOUSE INVERCARGILL / ZILCO 1:30 PM 12:27 PM WARD & SINCLAIR PANELBEATERS HCP TROT   7 9X247 Shez Wicked (7) CBarron C Barron 4:22 PM PACE $10,000, 4-5yo 1-4 wins spechcp, 2200m OPT 703 NZ PACE $7000, 3yo+ non winners, 2700m OPT 705 $6500, 4yo+ 1-3 wins spechcp jun.d, 2700m   8 5200X Blue Eyed Suzie (8) B McIntyre  D Dunn     1 304X4 VCDell(1) TBarron DDunn Barrier   1 50347 Heavenly Creature (1) KDance J W Cox   1 07X1 Coulditbe (1) ABlack R Close (J) 2  2 5538X CanardlyLover(1) HHunter PHunter   9 2489 Whatamitoyou (21) HHunter   2 07405 Black George (2) MMcAuley S Golding (J) A 2 67735 Chevy Corvette (2) Cox/McGrannachan 4  3 44317 InTheKitty(2) HHunter BBarclay   3 7X Iron Duke (3) WAdams J Anderson (J)  10 046X4 Steffi Road (22) MGBrown A Armour  T Williams   3 618X2 Conrock (3) MShirley ABeck   4 3 11 25 The Highlight (23) G&JKnight M Williamson 3  4 942X5 NewYorkTown(3) ABlack K Cox (J)  Lucky Lands (4) RWilson B Barclay   4 086X4 Trade Me Now (4) BNorman MWilliamson 2 12 1  5 5X492 Pay Me Quick (5) MGBrown C Hanna (J)  Livy Franco (24) NWilliamson N Williamson   5 52722 RockOfTara(4) G&JKnight A Armour   5 4009X Royal Squeeze (5) TStratford TWilliams   6 7X8 Machinegun Kelly (6) BMcDonald R Swain   6 5X139 Experiment (u1) TBarron S Ottley (J)  13 Bettakatethanneva (25) TKilkelly K Barclay   6 0240X TulachArd(5) BGray









g M30 $40k Bonus Turbo Quaddie Tomorrow at Matamata and Hawera


MATAMATA RACE 7  14 613X6 Our Famous Eve (11) 53 GOld1 D Johnson 3:56 PM OPT 16 $56,000, opn hcp, 1600m  15 500X7 Villifye (7) 53 GRichardson1 K Leung (a)  16 12575 Faraway Eyes (6) 53 MLawlor S Collett PX # REC Horse (Barrier) kg Trainer Jockey  A 17 11432 Commett (13) 53 JBary M Dravitzki (a)   1 01X62 Happy Guys (3) 59 K&BKelso1 M Coleman B 18 62343 The Shackler (8) 53 MDromgool 4  2 60X28 Full Of Spirit (9) 56 RJames M Cameron 4:13 PM HAWERA RACE 7  3 Guns At Five SCRATCHED OPT 17 $80,000, wfa f&m, 1400m 1  4 1X163 Thunderbird One (14) 55.5 Baker/ForsmanM Sweeney   5 74X87 Amberio (16) 55 KZimmerman T Thornton 2  1 16155 Postmans Daughter (10) 57 DWalkerD Nolan M Du Plessis   6 09611 Sarsarun (5) 55 Collett/McRae A Collett (a) 1  2 6218X Viadana (6) 57 LNoble1 N Harris   7 35390. Noble Warrior (10) 55 G&TShaw R Norvall 3  3 7112X O’Fille (11) 57 WMarshment 4  4 8221X I Do (1) 57 Allan&KaneSharrock J Riddell   8 53151 Move Faster (15) 54.5 RLiefting D Hain    5 4427X Dubai Belle (15) 57 TBambry B Lammas   9 0269X Annie Higgins (4) 54 LNoble1 R Jones   6 45810 Elusive Tracy (3) 57 ABidlake L Whelan (a)  10 43802 Old Drumble (12) 54 RManning C Grylls  11 19032 Seed Of Speed (1) 54 D&DLogan M Wenn   7 241X1 Ididit (12) 57 GRichardson1 K Myers 2 12 31806 Innovation (17) 53.5 RManning A Forbes (a)   8 71053 Sacha (5) 57 LLatta 3 13 11121. King Zeus (2) 53.5 D&DLogan R Myers M Hills   9 4425X Denlee (8) 57 RBergerson


h M8

12:15 PM


Timaru Harness

winners, 2600m PX # REC Horse (Start pos) Trainer Driver

1:05 PM


$7500, 4yo+ 1-2 wins spechcp, 2600m


 3 0 Manofthemoment (3) DThompsonS Thompson 3    4 08X03 Getinbehind (4) RJenkins A Lethaby   5 600X4 Aces Fella (5) WStapleton G O'Reilly   6 04599 Private Jones (6) HHunter C Hunter (J)   7 P060X Ardwells Key (7) RPaterson M Williamson   8 Is This Love (8) MJones K Butt (J) 1  9 2332 Jacqueline Franco (9) SMcRae C D Thornley  10 0X2X0 Pushkin (10) D&CButt B Butt 4 11 08500 Laura’s Legend (11) BHutton J Curtin  12 X97X0 Sounds Like Us (12) MNyhan P Davis





Winton Races

Sunday at Winton


$8000, R65 bmk*, 1600m PX # REC Horse (Barrier) kg Trainer Jockey

  1 08X74 Gallivant (4) 59 SMcKay T Direen (a1) 4  2 8X961 Enchanter (7) 58.5 AHoffman K Williams 3  3 04661 Touchdown (6) 57.5 GEade D Prastiyou (a3)   4 436X8 Motorboat Mike (8) 57 SPrice1D Bothamley   5 84027 Contador (3) 56.5 GTippett S Muniandy   6 485X5 Dubai Bear (10) 56.5 TKennedy C Johnson 2  7 40X73 Mayflower (9) 55 K&LRae J Morris   8 780X0 Young Bachelor (2) 54.5 JYeo A Morgan (a3) 1  9 1 Include (5) 54 B&SAnderton C Barnes (a2)  10 66X00 Langham Lady (1) 54 KThompson T Moseley

1:20 PM



 1 724X0. Red Lamar (4) 58.5 PRanui 3  J Bullard   2 6 Doge’s Palace (8) 58.5 SBlair-Edie C Johnson   3 Justapan (11) 58.5 MHamilton K Walters 2  4 6725X Our Supernova (10) 56.5 SMcKayT Direen (a1) 1  5 X7384. No Redemption (2) 56.5 K&LRae T Moseley   6 257X8 Polly’s Sister (6) 56.5 GGibson A Frye (a2)   7 6469X Yamission (9) 56.5 LBeck1 J Morris   8 06X7 Elegant Crossing (1) 56.5 TKennedyR Bishop   9 08X Gem Flight (12) 56.5 SPrice1 S Muniandy  10 Loyalle Issy (3) 56.5 N&BBlatchC Barnes (a2) 4 11 3 Our Castle (7) 56 EWinsloe J Chong (a3)  12 Alessio (5) 54 PRichards D Prastiyou (a3)



$8000, 3yo+ non winners, 2200m

  1 Milligan (1) RWilson C Ferguson (J)   2 858X8 McArdle’s Ledger (2) HHunter P Hunter 4  3 472 Bettabe Perfect (3) ABeck A Beck   4 04 Lite Platinum (4) G&CLee G Lee 3  5 3 Three Tricks (5) APaisley C Barron   6 84X67 Go The Stags (6) TKilkelly K Barclay   7 596X5 Just Rusty (7) DBaynes T Williams   Astro Boy (8) HHunter S Walkinshaw  8 03 Barrier    9 27253 Tartan Trilogy (21) G&JKnight M Williamson  10 73376 Sammy The Bull (22) BMcLellan B McLellan  11 8675X Cantthinkofaname (23) MSwain D Dunn  12 97X70 Extremelea (24) MGBrown A Armour 2 13 P2X02 Surprise Party (u1) Katrina&JohnPrice 

1 14 5:32 PM

Fiery Amigo (u2) RWilson


N Williamson B Barclay


$6000, 3yo+ 1 win, 2200m

  1 66265 Ahorsewithnoname (1) BShirley A Beck   2 8108X Reg Jones (2) CThomas G Thomas 4  3 1580X De Bon Vouloir (3) G&JKnight M Williamson   4 1087X Shadoogie (4) RHope B Barclay 1  5 1 Rory (5) MGBrown A Armour 2  6 8X039 Rosie Lindenny (6) TStratford B Orange   Irish Kath (7) CDalgety D Dunn  7 4X17 Barrier   8 Infrequently SCRATCHED 3  9 83902 Sixonenine (21) HHunter S Walkinshaw  10 1109X Somnio Denario (22) WAdams T Williams  11 40898 Kaylea Bolter (23) BKeeler R McIlwrick (J)  12 0565X Chief Kapai (24) APaisley C Barron

QUADDIE 1-2-3-4

October 13, 2013 2:20 PM   1   2   3   4   5 1   6 2   7 3   8   9 4   10  11  12 A 13  14 C 15 D 16 E 17

  6 4216X Moneytree (8) 57 K&BHawtin D Johnson 4  7 6396X Carlotta (9) 56.5 SWenn T Wenn (a4)   8 41176 Kapsboy (12) 56.5 LSomervell J Jago   9 1X17X Powerplaya (7) 56.5 K&BKelso1M Coleman  10 518X5. Taaxman (10) 56 TGillies1 M Cameron  11 1720X Lucky Country (14) 54.5 SMarshA Forbes (a1)  12 31034. Mosh Pit (11) 54.5 GRichardson1 M Hills 2 13 2540X Irish Encore (13) 54 O'Sullivan/Scott1A Collett (a)  14 11244 Wainui Prince (6) 54 JPender T Thornton

5 H E N BATTMAIDEN& SON / AQUA SALON & SPA $7000, mdn, 1600m

7X27X Kings Road (1) 58.5 PRichards D Prastiyou (a3) 48206 Indiana Jones (6) 58.5 MPitman A Morgan (a3) 700X4 Ready To Rule (5) 58.5 N&BBlatch C Barnes (a2) 755X5 Proximity (9) 58.5 JPhillips1 S Wynne (a3) 74X66 Kung Fu Panda (14) 58.5 SMcKay D Bothamley 53532 Thorn Majic (4) 56.5 KTyler R Black (a2) 726X2 Four Gees (16) 56.5 KThompson T Moseley 03033 Spic N Span (8) 56.5 JDalton T Direen (a1) 50X27 Alyssa Belle (7) 56.5 BTapper M Haruki (a3) 45X43 Katie’s Diamond (15) 56.5 JMcKay A Frye (a2) 33604 Down Here Up There (2) 56.5 MHamilton C Johnson 54 Forever Vital (11) 56.5 B&SAnderton S Muniandy 80X95 Golden Castle (3) 56.5 SBlair-Edie J Chong (a3) SCRATCHED Ascendme 87 I’m Empty (12) 56.5 SPrice1 950X0 Shehad (10) 56.5 K&LRae J Bullard 22976 See You At Divas (13) 56.5 SMcKay


2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9, 10-11 1-2-3, 5-6-7, 9-10-11 8-9-10-11 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

3  5 56X86 Majors Blue Jean (5) R Jenkins A Lethaby   6 0752X Greshees Angel (6) G Telfer M Williamson   7 96X66 I’m Bettor (7) R Jenkins R Jenkins   8 26690 Lockey (8) C McDowell S Golding (J)   9 X800X Montenegro (9) B Hutton  J Curtin   Barrier  10 07FX8 Tomsincharge (21) M Stevens S Hickman (J)  11 6378X Here Comes Brucie (22) D JohnstonD Johnston

Track Information Type: All weather; Direction: Left-handed; Length: 1200m; Weather: Partly cloudy

 8 97X40 Woodlea Legend (5) TTwidle 2    9 07646 Roxy Bromac (6) PYoung  10 X5812 Better Than Money (7) RDunn 4:50 PM


D Dunn J Young (J) J Thomas (J)


$7500, 4yo+ 1-2 wins, 2000m

 1 2129X Givenchy Franco (1) SMcRae C D Thornley 4    2 94468 Libby Jaccka (2) SBreed J Young (J,Cl)   3 61447 Crackapaca (3) MNyhan P Davis   4 16884 Flyin Ryan (4) GBurgess S Golding (J,Cl) TIMARU XMAS RACING 23 NOV 2013   5 81325 Westburn Creed (5) Keast/Westrum J Keast 3:40 PM A Veint (J,Cl) PACE $7500, 4yo+ 1 win jun.d, 2600m   6 96600 Up Wheels (6) LBeagley 1  1 6186X Loch In C (1) GKelk S Ottley (J)   7 78906 Town Icon (7) CMcDowell J Thomas (J,Cl) Big Is Good SCRATCHED   2 95490 President Obama (2) FMorris T Bagrie (J)  8 Jackson Jones (8) GCourt R May   3 88X09 Riverboat Princess (3) LSmart A Veint (J) 3   9 X2561 Barrier  3  4 5X213 Jack Hammer (4) TMay R Close (J) J Anderson (J,Cl)   5 95857 Glenferrie Ann (5) GMills M Anderson (J)  10 69950 K C Pedro (21) AHastie 2  6 8521X Major Moment (6) PBurrows B Thomas (J) 2 11 1220X McArdles Smooth (22) T&GChmiel T Chmiel   7 49780 Gliding Charm (7) DGillespie J Thomas (J) 1 12 228X6 Davy Lindenny (23) DThompson S Thompson   8 89X08 Killawatt (8) TSoal K Cox (J) CHANGEOVER MOB PACE $7000,   9 1 Even Flo (9) BWaldron B Williamson (J) 5:25 PM 3yo+ f&m non winners, 2000m  10 61467 Hit The Spot (10) SAdlam M Purvis (J)  1 362X5 Belle De Jour (1) CDalgety D Dunn 4 11 46155 Fellas R Trouble (11) BWhite S Golding (J) 2  2 39X Onedin Emerald (2) HHunter H Hunter  12 10222 Handlebar Hank (12) Keast/Westrum L Lester (J) 1    3 3795 Steal A Grin (3) RHolmes R Holmes  13 800X7 Waikari Cash (13) KJames C Hunter (J) 4 8 Jodi Lindenny (4) GPayne G A Payne  14 25935 Ideal Arden (14) BHutton J Anderson (J)   3  5 435X7 Sunset Franco (5) RDavid C D Thornley THE CENTRAL STOCKFEED COY HCP PACE   6 6632 Fleets Classy Jet (6) JGameson B Orange 4:15 PM   7 88402 Jadaki (7) G Court  R May $8500, 4yo+ 2-4 wins discrhcp, 2600m 8 Ireby Betty (8) GCourt C Hunter (J)   1 7320X Life’s Essential (1) MNyhan P Davis   8 S Thompson 3  2 31194 Franco Tiago (2) BWaldron R May   9 0494X Fine Courage (9) GHall Barrier   3 15X01 Eastwood Pharaoh (u1) WStapletonG O'Reilly     4 89PX5 J C Skipper (1) PRobertson J Anderson (J)  10 27058 Betabcool (21) T&GChmiel T Chmiel   5 9X65X Presidential Honour (2) DBrownM Williamson 4 11 330X7 Dana Dynasty (22) THealy1 C DeFilippi 4  6 09123 Fair Dinkum Bromac (3) MJones B Orange  12 0 Trevi Bromac (23) KDixon J Anderson (J) 1  7 16113 Smoken Roman (4) P&LJones C DeFilippi  13 30X40 Cracker Anvil (24) NMcGrath N McGrath






1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10 1-2-3, 4-5-6, 8-9-10 7-8-9-10 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 RYAL BUSH TRANSPORT CENTRAL SOUTHLAND CUP $15,000, opn hcp, 2000m

Track Information Type: Grass; Expected: Good; Direction: Left-handed; Length: 1600m; Straight: 230m; Rail: True; Weather: Partly cloudy

 1 134P3 Aronsay (6) 59 MDaly 4  D Prastiyou (a3)   2 80829 Uncle Shayne (1) 56 D&DLogan K Williams 2  3 12X11 Split Decision (3) 54.5 N&BBlatchC Barnes (a2) 1  4 33542 Saragarhi (4) 54.5 KTyler R Black (a2) 3  5 24X45 Esprit D’Or (7) 54.5 TBeckett A Frye (a2)   6 61743 Al Askan (2) 54 MHenry C Johnson   7 93X36 Peter Parrot (5) 54 KTyler T Direen (a1)

 3 1143X Ridley (10) 56.5 JHillis 2  S Muniandy   4 1260X Petty Lane (7) 55.5 LVaughan A Frye (a2)   5 5314X King Prawn (11) 55.5 JPhillips1D Prastiyou (a3)   6 04124 Fiddler’s Green (9) 55 LCasey1 T Moseley   7 10307 Conscious Mistake (8) 55 MPitmanA Morgan (a3)   8 829X7 Street Light (4) 55 Patterson/Horrell J Chong (a3) 4  9 293X5 Fullavino (2) 54.5 K&LRae C Johnson 1 10 19582 Prime Hit (1) 54 KTyler R Black (a2)  11 481X6 Strike Up The Band (5) 54 J&JGordon R Bishop

4:00 PM

5:09 PM

3:25 PM


$10,000, R75 bmk, 2000m

 1 32421 Belle D’Or (1) 60.5 VChristophers1R Black (a2) 1  2  2 31742 Tuffinup (8) 59 ASwainson J Bullard PETER FAULKS MASTER DAGGER MAIDEN   3 49X26 Kina Win (10) 56.5 SKirkland BALLANTYNE BROTHERS/SLEEMANS ELECTRICAL C Johnson 12:50 PM $7000, mdn, 1200m 1:50 PM 4   4 87317 Jungle Knight (6) 56 D & D Logan  R65 HCP $8000, R65 bmk*, 1600m 2  1 3 Superior Knowledge (9) 58.5 SMcKayC Barnes (a2) 1  1 13X55 Richard Trimbole (9) 59 NGrahamA Frye (a2)   5 011X6 I’m Vital (5) 55.5 KThompson T Moseley WATERFORCE R75 HANDICAP   6 1405X The Groomsman (11) 55.5 SPrice1D Prastiyou (a3)   2 8060X Assassin (12) 58.5 KTyler R Black (a2)  4  2 407X1 Gold Coat (4) 58.5 TBeckett C Johnson 2:50 PM $10,000, R75 benchmark, 1400m 3  7 17054 Amigo (9) 55.5 GEade A Frye (a2)   3 900X Voussoir (10) 58.5 TKennedy J Bullard  3  3 07813 King Kong (2) 58.5 JDalton K Walters 1 1248X Robbie Rooster (3) 61 JCurran K Williams   8 41550 Ask My Wife (3) 55.5 DCrozier J Morris   4 230X4 Ellies Choice (11) 56.5 ABorthwickA Frye (a2) 2  4 28382 Golden Tower (6) 57.5 SBlair-Edie J Bullard   1   2 00835 Swami (9) 58 T Kennedy  C Johnson   9 05626 Gossip Girl (2) 54.5 MPitman A Morgan (a3)   5 840X Keep The Quest (3) 56.5 MHamiltonJ Chong (a3)   5 165X0 Gunna Fly (1) 57 KThompson   T Moseley 3 02660 Party Cat (2) 56 M Hamilton  J Chong (a3)   10 9X172. Unrelenting Lady (7) 54.5 PRudkin R Bishop   6 00X Fast ’N’ Flight (7) 56.5 LBeck1 J Morris   4  4 0636X Pinot Express (8) 55.5 SPrince C Barnes (a2)  11 51180. Dana Pascalle (4) 54 MHenry T Direen (a1) 6 70009. No Rosettes (5) 56.5 J&JGordon R Bishop  1  7 X29X2 Tappy’s Best (6) 56 Kerry&IanTaplinC Johnson 2  5 248X4 Citycenta (6) 55 Kerry&IanTaplin L McKay (a3)  12 Life's In A Spin SCRATCHED   7 X8727 Fintorro (3) 56.5 K & L Rae  J Morris   8 5X Irish Excuse (2) 56 EWinsloe S Muniandy   6 21600 Elusive Law (1) 55 DCrozier J Morris   9 Dom Benedictine (1) 56 PRichardsD Prastiyou (a3)   8 330X0 Life’s In A Spin (11) 56.5 KTyler R Black (a2)   7 49X57 Ima Geegee (10) 54 KThompsonD Prastiyou (a3) COUPLAND’S BAKERIES SPRINT HCP 4:35 PM  10 Final Wave (8) 54 SMcKay T Moseley   9 6973X Reeves Hall (8) 56.5 LVaughan K Williams   8 4379X Rushinella (5) 54 KThompson $15,000, opn hcp, 1200m T Moseley 3 11 Hell Raiser (4) 54 SPrince K Williams  10 9930X Sins Of The Father (7) 54.5 JCurranC Barnes (a2)   9 X4070 Savannah Al Jamal (7) 54 K&LRaeS Muniandy   1 5718X Infallible (3) 59 GRobinson J Bullard M Haruki (a3)  4 12 La Croupier (5) 54 MPitman A Morgan (a3)  11 X8X96 Arista (10) 54 BTapper 3 10 457X5 Emily Trimbole (4) 54 NGraham T Direen (a1) 3  2 1673X Ric O’Shea (6) 59 SPrince C Barnes (a2)


4:57 PM


October 13, 2013


12:23 PM

210X1 Saveapatrol(6) MJones BOrange 5797X Bettor’sBrigadier(u1) DMcLachlan SWalkinshaw

 6 33522 Gipsy Star (11) 56.5 TCollis 1  S Doyle   7 4734X Scotch Hoppa (7) 56.5 D&CBothwellL Whelan (a1) 2  8 86222 Valley Queen (21) 56.5 KZimmerman M Dee (a3)   9 833X5 Zetow (2) 56.5 DCaskey D Walker  10 58X83 Checkout Chick (4) 56.5 JWheelerK Kalychurun (a3)  11 40 Naked Truth (22) 56.5 MBlue D Turner (a3) 3 12 33. Aladdin (9) 56 JCollett1 H Tinsley  13 2 River Head (18) 56 JWheeler M Du Plessis  14 0X52 Sir Gonzales (12) 56 GMcBeth A Taylor (a2) MATAMATA RACE 8 4:31 PM  15 7X4 I Gotta Hunch (14) 56 Colquhoun/Doyle1D Bradley HAWERA RACE 8  16 4X9 Kairanga Lad (20) 56 BMcDermott D Walsh $15,000, R85 benchmark, 1200m 4:48 PM OPT 18 OPT 19 $15,000, mdn, 1500m A 17 5975X Scarred (16) 58.5 ODuffy 3  1 2099X Made My Point (2) 62.5 Sargent/Allen1K Leung (a3)   2 110X8 Ten Belles (1) 61.5 Sargent/Allen1M Dravitzki (a2)   1 X3924 Landlord (10) 58.5 Allan&KaneSharrockJ Riddell B 18 70X Belle Zed (19) 56.5 PKeegan B Lammas C 19 0X066 Sir Al Syd (15) 58.5 PRodewald 1  3 X1316. D’Cash Man (4) 60.5 K&LRae R Smyth (a3) 4  2 04743 Premeaux (13) 58.5 JLynds   4 7X39X Whosyourmaster (5) 58.5 O'Sullivan/Scott1   3 349 Finkbig (6) 58.5 PFleming K Chiong (a3) D 20 8X000 Our Zulu Girl (1) 56.5 IMarks P Turner (a1)   4 7X56X Man Versus Wild (8) 58.5 SLennox J Parkes E 21 5X562 Gold (3) 56.5 Lowry/Cullen    5 0X720 Happyto Keepa (3) 57 JBurley R Jones   5 65208 Oh That’s Nice (17) 58.5 PBelsham C Grylls F 22 57X3. Flying Treasure (5) 58.5 EHolmes

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Friday, October 11, 2013


Young guns moving on up By Jonathan Leask

There has been a changing of the guard in Mid Canterbury Open A grade tennis. The junior grade representatives have moved up to fill the open grade ranks, with just a few of the old guard left playing the Saturday afternoon interclub competition. Open grade convenor Tony Brosnahan said that with the varying availability of a number of the senior players, who had a range of “other commitments”, resulted in A grade losing one team from last year to be down to a five team competition, but the positive was that the younger players are stepping up. “There are only a few of the old guard left and the youngsters are moving through as they should.” Methven and Fairton aren’t in the draw this year and have been replaced by a youthful Hinds team leading the rise of youth players coming through. Highly ranked Canterbury 12s representative James Watt heads the Hinds team that includes Duncan Rollinson and Hayden McNulty. Hinds meet Hampstead who also boast a youthful line-up with Joseph Langley, Christal Brosnahan, Connor Brosnahan and Milly Young. In the other match Allenton take on Tinwald, leaving Dorie to wait a week with a bye in the opening round. Allenton will be fronted by experienced newcomer Neil McCann playing with Poppy Sparrow and Larissa Allan while one of the old guard, Don Lake, leads Tinwald. Dorie have the services of Rhys Cromie to play alongside Luke Glendining, Mary-Anne Thyne and James Wild. Tony Brosnahan said that Jayden Cromie, Peter Leonard and Neil Fowler are a few of the players that won’t be seen on court at all this year, while players such as Greg Feutz, Jason Feutz and Ben Wright fill

Collier Trophy The Mid Canterbury Primary A girls clinched their first win at the Collier Trophy hockey tournament beating Wairarapa 1-0 in their bottom section quarter-final in Wellington yesterday. Jaidyn Busch hit home with what proved the match winner for Mid Canterbury breaking a run of five straight losses at the national tournament. The girls had gone through pool play without a win playing Waikato (0-3), Eastern Southland (1-3), Central Otago (2-5), Tauranga (0-2) and finished with a 0-2 loss to Hawkes Bay. Mid Canterbury takes on Taranaki in their semi-final today.

Mid Canterbury Primary A boys recorded an emphatic 6-0 win over Southland in their bottom section quarter-final at the Hatch Cup hockey tournament in Hamilton yesterday. Harrison Davies scored a hat-trick and Angus Haugh hit home with two goals with Ryan Bradley adding the sixth as Mid Canterbury ensured they will avoid the bottom four places. Mid Canterbury had completed pool play with a 1-all draw with Wairarapa after a goal from Haugh, but still finished bottom of pool B after losses to North Harbour (0-4), Otago (0-3), Manawatu (1-3) and Counties Manukau (1-4). Mid Canterbury meet Central Otago today.

Festival of Hockey The Mid Canterbury B girls advanced to the top eight of the Festival of Hockey South Island primary tournament in Ashburton yesterday. Mid Canterbury met Canterbury Development in the quarter-finals and lost 0-1. They meet Nelson in the semi-finals today for fifth to eighth before the finals tomorrow.


Christal Brosnahan is part of the young Hampstead team set to compete in the Mid Canterbury Open A grade tennis competition this year. photo tetsuro mitomo 140113-tm-012

a long list of possible reserves. Ashleigh Leonard and Stacey Hopwood will also be absent for a large part of the season after being invited to play Premier

grade tennis in Christchurch this season, blazing a trail for the current youth uprising in open grade. A reserve has six teams of

good standard with players all aligned with their local clubs and a strong junior interclub competition also starts tomorrow.

Lowndes hits top gear in opening practice Practice makes perfect - or so Craig Lowndes hopes. The Holden veteran made an impressive start to his quest for a sixth Bathurst 1000 title by topping the timesheets at yesterday’s opening practice. He clocked two minutes, 10.56 seconds ahead of Ford threat Mark Winterbottom

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(2:10.28) and Andrew Jones’ Holden (2:10.36). Lowndes is more than familiar with the Mount Panorama circuit - this year marks his 20th Great Race. Remarkably, Lowndes has finished on the Bathurst podium eight times in the past 10 years including four wins. He is second on the 2013 championship standings, just

96 points behind Holden teammate Jamie Whincup. Three-time V8 champion Lowndes has his best shot at breaking a 14-year title drought this year. But Lowndes said winning another Bathurst crown would mean more. “I have always said Bathurst is it for me - there is no doubt about that,” Lowndes told AAP.

“The championship is a huge achievement because you have got the whole year right and that’s what it is all about. “But Bathurst is singularly the biggest race of the year. For me, it is all about Bathurst.” One more podium finish for Lowndes will put him equal with legends Peter Brock, Larry Perkins and Jim Richards for the most at Bathurst. - AAP

The Canterbury Country teams both tasted victory on day two of the under 13 national basketball championships in Dunedin yesterday. The Canterbury Country boys crushed Porirua 117-16 and then met Tauranga in the late round to complete pool play. After a 43-70 loss to Taranaki to start with the boys bounced back with a 64-62 win over Tasman on day one. The Canterbury Country Girls claimed a 69-25 win over Gisborne then beat Tasman 48-43 to complete pool play. The girls, featuring eight Mid Canterbury girls, had opened with a 53-39 win over Auckland but couldn’t match it with the other big city side Counties-Manukau 36-65 on day one.

Football Selwyn settled for third at the South Island under 17 girls’ football tournament in Methven. Selwyn, featuring three Mid Canterbury players, advanced to the semifinals after a dramatic penalty shootout win over Canterbury in the quarterfinals on Wednesday but were no match for eventual winners Otago, going down 4-0. They then met South Canterbury and claimed a 2-0 win to finish third while Otago beat Nelson 1-0 in the final. Jess Dray was named the Selwyn MVP for the tournament.

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Friday, October 11, 2013 PUBLIC NOTICES


Hot Spot axed Controversial decision-review technology Hot Spot has been dumped by the Nine Network for the second leg of the Ashes. The Australian inventor of the technology, Warren Brennan, confirmed to Fairfax that the infrared camera, which uses heat readings to detect ball contact, will not be used for the series in Australia, beginning in Brisbane on November 21. Mr Brennan said the broadcaster had a new deal with Cricket Australia, and the decision to axe Hot Spot was final. The cost of the technology, about $250,000 for the Test series, is reportedly behind the decision, although problems during the first leg of the series in England were reportedly also a consideration. The decision-review system came under heavy fire from both sides in England, with Hot Spot’s reliability one of the key complaints. In response to the concern, the International Cricket Council (ICC) last month announced they had formed a working group to look at how to improve both DRS and the training of umpires. The ICC also announced that team’s referrals would be topped-up to two reviews after 80 overs of an innings. - AAP

Hot Spot: Too expensive


Rolleston Hotels, Methven, Manager has made application to the District Licensing Agency at Ashburton for the grant (or renewal) of an On Licence in respect of the premises situated at 36 Forest Drive, Methven and known as Steelworx. The general nature of the business conducted (or to be conducted) under the licence is- Tavern. The days on which and the hours during which liquor is (or is intended to be) sold under the licence are: Monday - Sunday (7 days) 8am until 3am the following day The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Ashburton District Licensing Agency at 5 Baring Square West, Ashburton. Any person who is entitled to object and who wished to object to the grant of the application may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with: The Secretary Ashburton District Licensing Agency P O Box 94 ASHBURTON This is the first publication of this notice.

Birthday Greetings

Ko turning pro? Kiwi golfer Lydia Ko could turn professional as early as next month, according to the teenager’s mother. After forging one of the most successful amateur careers in the history of the game, Ko has long dealt with speculation about when she will assume professional status. And the 16-year-old’s mother, Tina Hyon, revealed that will come sooner rather than later, with Ko set to play as a professional at the LPGA Tour’s season-ending event in Florida. “If she plays any pro events now, she will play as a pro,” Hyson told the Golf Channel. Ko has already foregone winnings of more than $1 million in her amateur career. - APNZ


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10.00am 50+ With an interesting speaker: Senior Centre, 206 Cameron Street.

1.00pm - 3.00pm Encounter, interactive fun for all ages. Art Exhibition, Momentum by Angela Mole. Main ASHBURTON AVIATION MUSEUM. Classic aircraft on display. Ashburton Airport, Street, Methven. Seafield Road. 11.00am - 3.00pm

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9.30am - 12.30pm ASHBURTON TOY LIBRARY. Open today. New members always welcome. Methodist Church hall, Baring Square East.

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9.00am - 12.00noon ASHBURTON DISTRICT FARMERS MARKET. Weekly farm fresh produce, plants, coffee, food and more. North end of the West Street 10.00am METHVEN HERITAGE CENTRE. car park. New Zealand Alpine and Agriculture 9.00am - 12.30pm Encounter, interactive fun for all ages. Art ASHBURTON CRAFT MARKET. Exhibition, Momentum by Angela Mole. Main Saturday’s in the West Street Car park.

10.00am - 12 noon ASHBURTON VINTAGE CAR CLUB. Museum and parts shed open. 86 Maronan Road, Tinwald. 10.00am - 3.00pm ASHBURTON AVIATION MUSEUM. Classic aircraft on display including DC3. Ashburton Airport, Seafield Road.

1.30pm R.S.A. Euchre, R.S.A. Cox Street, Ashburton.

12.50pm. WAIREKA CROQUET CLUB. Association croquet singles. The domain, Philip Street.

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1.30pm MID CANTERBURY SOCIAL WHEELERS. 14km road race. Register from 1pm. Fords Road, near the sale yards.

7.30pm ASHBURTON MUSICAL CLUB. Public concert - announcement of scholarship winner. Sinclair Centre, Park Street.

Puzzles Friday, October 11, 2013 CRYPTIC ACROSS 1. Fretted for some sanctimonious donkey (5) 4. What one does prior to digestion reminds one of Summer (7) 8. Writer is not A1 when in a mess, but gets sanction (13) 10. Part that might have replaced end of 17 (5) 11. It summons one to table for the medal (4) 12. Number that belongs to us when loudly initiated (4) 16. From the spread went quickly to church (5) 17. Trio of old coppers who got their teeth together? (10,3) 19. Unhappy condition made Danes wander onto a ship (7) 20. Burn to render a ditty to the East (5)







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YOUR STARS by Forecasters

ARIES (MAR 21 – APR 20) Where you’ve been distracted with life’s temptations over the last few days there is a chance today to put your professional hat back on. TAURUS (APR 20 – MAY 21) There is a real T.G.I.F feel to the day, with the Moon’s return to an adventurous part of your chart bringing a weekend feel into play. GEMINI (MAY 21 – JUNE 22) As your financial instincts kick in this will provide a sense that the tide has turned. Keep your finger on the pulse and your ear to the ground. CANCER (JUNE 22 – JULY 24) The Moon divides his time between your work and relationship sectors today, with a chance to focus on your personal and professional relationships. LEO (JULY 24 – AUG 23) The first step towards creating the right boundaries in order to have the right work/life balance is a belief that you can and deserve to have it all. VIRGO (AUG 23 – SEP 23) Chances are you’ll be ready to toss your toys from the playpen today, not too happy to hear the word ‘no’ or to miss out on what you want. LIBRA (SEP 23 – OCT 23) In all home and family matters your focus needs to be on the future and the road ahead, learning from the past but putting it behind you. SCORPIO (OCT 23 – NOV 24) With life getting busier there has to be some compromises and also support. Don’t assume that others are mind readers and know what you need. SAGITTARIUS (NOV 24 – DEC 21) A nose for money comes in handy with things due to take off on the professional front next week, with a need to trust what it’s telling you. CAPRICORN (DEC 21 – JAN 20) While Venus is evoking a lot of old memories there is a reminder today that you can look back, but the arrow of time only moves one way. AQUARIUS (JAN 20 – FEB 19) There is likely to be a sense that something has shifted, for while you will often have valuable hunches you aren’t always as willing to act on them. PISCES (FEB 19 – MAR 20) You’re more likely to find yourself in the right place at the right time if you don’t over think or over plan things. Instead wing it as much as possible.

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BURTON, Rosemary Ann – Your spirit lives within us. Love always, Kaye, Helen, and Pauline.

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6am Breakfast 9am Good Morning 10am Ellen 11am House Gift Noon One News 0 12:30 Emmerdale PGR Charity reminds Declan of how she chatted him up; no one turns up to the Bronte night; Cain warns Paul and Kev. 0 1:30 Come Dine With Me 2pm May The Best House Win PGR Four sets of home-owners are invited to judge one another’s houses based on interior design, homeliness, comfort and hospitality. 3pm Dickinson’s Real Deal 3:55 Te Karere 2 0 4:25 Ellen With guest Daniel Radcliffe. 5:25 Millionaire – Hot Seat 0 6pm One News 0 7pm Seven Sharp 0 7:30 Coronation Street PGR Becky’s Christmas goes up in smoke; Kylie takes charge; Eva surprises Nick. 0 9pm F Best Bits Te Radar takes the best and worst moments of television from the week that was. 0 9:30 Location, Location, Location 0 10:30 One News Tonight 0

6am Creflo Dollar 6:30 Buzzy Bee And Friends 3 0 6:35 Tiki Tour 0 7am Stitch! 3 0 7:25 The Penguins Of Madagascar 3 0 7:55 Slugterra 0 8:20 Franklin 3 0 8:40 Mike The Knight 3 0 8:50 Fireman Sam 3 0 9am Infomercials 10:30 Neighbours 3 0 11am Home And Away 3 0 11:30 Shortland Street PGR 3 0 Noon F The Nine Lives Of Chloe King PGR 1pm Jeremy Kyle AO 2pm Bethenny 3pm Melissa And Joey 3 0 3:30 SpongeBob SquarePants 3 0 4pm Mako Mermaids 0 4:30 The Erin Simpson Show 4:59 Horace In Slow Motion 3 5pm America’s Funniest Home Videos 3 0 5:30 Home And Away 0 6pm Friends 3 0 6:30 Neighbours 0 7pm Shortland Street PGR Toby goes professional; Harper betrays Sarah’s trust; Kylie switches sides. 0 7:30 F The Middle 0 8pm $#*! My Dad Says PGR 3 0 8:30 The Big Bang Theory PGR 3 0 9pm Happy Endings PGR 0 9:30 Hell’s Kitchen AO 0 10:30 The Bachelorette PGR 0

6am 3 News – Firstline 8:30 Infomercials 10:30 The Shopping Channel 11:30 Entertainment Tonight 3 Noon 3 News 12:30 Everybody Loves Raymond 3 0 1pm Dr Phil PGR 3 2pm The Dr Oz Show PGR 3 3pm The Real Housewives Of DC PGR 3 4pm Rachael Ray 3 Carter Oosterhouse offers decorating tips; Rachael prepares three chicken recipes. 5pm Entertainment Tonight 5:25 Jamie’s 15-Minute Meals 3 Jamie cooks chilli con carne meatballs, sticky kicking chicken, watermelon radish salad and crunchy noodles. 0 6pm 3 News 7pm Campbell Live 7:30 The X Factor USA Simon Cowell’s singing competition continues. 8:30 The Graham Norton Show AO 3 9:30 7 Days AO 10pm Jono and Ben at Ten AO Jono Pryor and Ben Boyce give their take on New Zealand current events. 10:35 Nightline

6am Sesame Street 3 6:55 Pingu 3 7am Sticky TV Holiday Edition 7:05 BeyWheelz 3 7:30 Beyblade – Metal Fury 3 8am Sticky TV Holiday Edition 8:30 Planet Sheen 3 9am Ready, Steady, Wiggles 9:15 Peppa Pig 3 9:25 Wonder Pets 3 9:50 Humf 3 9:55 Infomercials 2pm Sesame Street 3 2:55 Peppa Pig 3 3pm Sticky TV Featuring – Wonder Pets and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. 4:30 Four Live 6pm Sabrina – The Teenage Witch 3 0 6:30 Everybody Hates Chris 30 7pm The Simpsons PGR 3 0 7:30 American Ninja Warrior 8:30 M The Scorpion King – Rise of a Warrior AO 3 2008 Action. A prequel telling the story of the young Mathayus and the events that led to his becoming the Scorpion King. Randy Couture, Michael Copon. 10:45 The Glades AO 3

6:30 The Crowd Goes Wild 3 An irreverent daily sports and entertainment show. 7am Deal Or No Deal 3 Game show hosted by Andrew O’Keefe that gives contestants the opportunity to win up to $200,000. 7:30 Home Shopping Noon The Doctors PGR 1pm The Jeff Probst Show 1:55 Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? UK 3 2:55 Millionaire – Hot Seat 3 3:25 Nigella Feasts 3 Nigella shares her foolproof, stressfree party recipes, making curries. 4pm The Late Show With David Letterman 3 5pm Deal Or No Deal 3 5:30 Prime News 6pm Deal Or No Deal 6:30 Millionaire – Hot Seat 7pm The Crowd Goes Wild 7:30 Wills and Kate – Baby Fever A look at how William and Kate will balance tradition with contemporary expectations, and family values with national duty, now they are parents. 8:30 Hugh’s Three Good Things 9pm Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Cookery Course 9:35 Elementary AO 3 10:30 The Crowd Goes Wild 3

6am Rugby – ITM Cup (Replay) Hawke’s Bay v Wellington. 8am Golf – OneAsia Tour (Highlights) Nanshan China Masters – Round One. 9am Inside The PGA Tour 9:30 Golf – European PGA Tour (Highlights) 10am L Golf – US PGA Tour Open – Round One. From CordeValle Golf Club in San Martin, California. 1pm Netball – National Championships (Highlights) 2pm Cricket – International 4pm Heartland Rugby 5pm Rugby – International (Highlights) Argentina v Australia. 5:30 Rugby – International (Highlights) South Africa v All Blacks. 6pm Basketball – NBL (Highlights) 6:30 Rugby – ITM Cup (Highlights) 7pm L Rugby – ITM Cup Counties Manukau v Southland. From EcoLight Stadium in Pukekohe. 9:30 L Football – A-League Sydney FC v Newcastle Jets. From Allianz Stadium, Sydney.

11pm Benidorm AO 3 0 11:30 Enlightened AO A disturbing dream leads Amy to confront the emptiness in her life and her lingering feelings for Levi. 0 12:05 Harry’s Law PGR 3 0 1:05 Te Karere 3 2 0 1:30 Infomercials

12:25 The Cult AO 3 0 1:25 Infomercials 2:25 Fringe AO 3 0 4:10 Chuck AO 3 0 5:05 The Erin Simpson Show 3 5:35 New Zealand Smashes Guinness World Records 3 0

11:15 The Big Game PGR Professional poker. 12:15 In Plain Sight AO Mary protects an Amish witness who must contend with culture shock and people who mean her harm. 1:15 Chaos AO 2:05 Infomercials

11:45 Excused AO Dating show in which singles looking for love try to win dates before being eliminated from contention. 12:10 Infomercials

11pm The Late Show With David Letterman A late-night comedy and talk show. Midnight Home Shopping 1:30 The Crowd Goes Wild 3 An irreverent daily sports and entertainment show. 2am Home Shopping

11:30 L Basketball – NBL Perth Wildcats v Adelaide 36ers. 1:30 Rugby – ITM Cup (Replay) Counties Manukau v Southland. 3:30 Basketball – NBL (Replay) New Zealand Breakers v Wollongong Hawks. 5:30 The Crowd Goes Wild

CHOICE TV 6am Benny Hinn 6:30 Gourmet Farmer 7am Cheese Slices 7:30 Escape To River Cottage 8am Sicily With Aldo And Enzo 8:30 Taste 9:30 Yard Crashers 10am The Home Show 11am Auction Room 11:30 Gourmet Farmer Noon Cheese Slices 12:30 Escape To River Cottage 1pm Paul Hollywood’s Bread 1:30 Days Of Our Lives PGR 2:30 Combat Hospital PGR 3:30 Make My Home Bigger 4pm Madhur Jaffrey’s Curry Nation 4:30 Pioneer Woman 5pm Fantasy Homes By The Sea 6pm My Kitchen 6:30 House Crashers 7pm LA Frock Stars Featuring stories on clothing celebrities for red carpet events to how to spot a vintage masterpiece. 7:30 Relocation, Relocation Professional property experts Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer scour the country on behalf of house-hunters. 8:30 Better Homes And Gardens 10pm Gardeners’ World 10:30 Mr Sunshine PGR 11pm LA Frock Stars 11:30 Combat Hospital PGR


12:30 Benny Hinn 1am Make My Home Bigger 1:30 Mr Sunshine AO 2am Relocation, Relocation 3am Fantasy Homes By The Sea 4am My Kitchen 4:30 House Crashers 5am Dream Jobs PGR 5:30 Madhur Jaffrey’s Curry Nation

MAORI TV 10:30 Korero Mai 3 2 11am Toku Reo 3 Noon Korero Mai 3 2 1pm Toku Reo 3 2pm Korero Mai 3 2 3pm Warrant Of Fitness 3 3:30 Guardians Of The Legend 3 4pm Pukoro 2 4:30 Phunk Nation PGR 3 5pm Toi Whakaari 3 2 5:30 Te Kaea 2 6pm Nga Pari Karangaranga o te Motu 3

THE BOX 6am NYPD Blue MVLS 6:50 The Simpsons PG 7:15 Pawn Stars PG 7:40 America’s Funniest Home Videos PG 8:05 My Name Is Earl PG 8:30 My Name Is Earl PG 8:55 24 MVLS 9:45 Law And Order MV 10:35 Da Vinci’s Demons 18VLS 11:40 Da Vinci’s Demons 18VLS 12:45 SVU MV 1:35 NYPD Blue MVLS 2:25 My Name Is Earl PG 2:50 My Name Is Earl PG 3:15 24 MVLS 4:05 Pawn Stars PG 4:30 The Simpsons PG 5pm Law And Order MV 6pm America’s Funniest Home Videos PG 6:30 The Simpsons PG 7pm Pawn Stars PG 7:30 CSI – Miami MV 8:30 Criminal Minds 16VS 9:30 SVU MV 10:30 Law And Order MV 11:30 CSI – Miami MV


12:30 24 MVLS 1:20 My Name Is Earl PG 1:45 My Name Is Earl PG 2:10 NYPD Blue MVLS 3:05 Criminal Minds 16VS 3:55 SVU MV 4:45 24 MVLS 5:35 America’s Funniest Home Videos PG

SKY SPORT 2 6:30 Ako 3 7pm Te Kaea 3 2 7:30 Tribe PGR A music video series with clips from Aotearoa and around the world. 8pm F Hardcase PGR 8:30 My Country Song 9:30 Survive Aotearoa PGR 3 10:30 Celebrating Maori In Business 3 11pm Te Kaea 3 2 11:30 Closedown


Wills and Kate – Baby Fever

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6am Destroyed In Seconds PG 6:30 American Guns M 7:30 Deadliest Catch PG 9:30 Mythbusters PG Aeroplane Hour. 10:30 Forbidden M Destination Transformation. 11:30 Gold Rush South America PG Peruvian Gold. 12:30 Disappeared M 1:30 Blood Relatives M 2:30 Abalone Wars PG 3:30 American Guns M 4:30 Deadliest Catch PG 5:30 Mythbusters PG 6:30 Mythbusters PG 7:30 River Monsters – Untold Stories PG 8:30 Off The Hook – Extreme Catches PG 9pm Off The Hook – Extreme Catches PG 9:30 Deadliest Catch PG 10:30 Man v Fish With Matt Watson PG 11:30 Strip The City PG


7 Days

12:30 Auction Kings PG 1am Auction Hunters PG 1:30 Dirty Jobs PG 2:30 Dirty Jobs PG 3:30 Dirty Jobs PG 4:30 Dirty Jobs PG 5:30 Mythbusters PG


6:20 Certain Prey MC 2011 Crime. Mark Harmon, Lola Glaugini. 7:50 The Artist M 2011 Romantic Comedy. Jean Dujardin, Berenice Bejo. 9:30 The Hobbit – An Unexpected Journey MV 2012 Adventure. Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman. 12:20 Total Recall MVLS 2012 Action. Colin Farrell, Jessica Biel. 2:20 Everything She Ever Wanted Part 1 MVS 2009 Drama. Gina Gershon, Rachel Blanchard. 3:50 Jeff, Who Lives At Home MVL 2012 Comedy. Jason Segel, Ed Helms. 5:15 The Double MV 2011 Crime. 6:55 Jack And Jill PGVL 2011 Comedy. 8:30 Final Destination 5 16V 2011 Horror. 10:05 The Avengers MV 2012 Action.


12:30 Texas Killing Fields 16VL 2011 Crime. 2:15 Final Destination 5 16V 2011 Horror. 3:45 Texas Killing Fields 16VL 2011 Crime. 5:30 Biography – Cameron Diaz PG 2011 Documentary.

6:45 Step Up PGV 2006 Drama. Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan. 8:30 The Making Of Snow White And The Huntsman MV 9am Ghost Rider MV 2007 Action. Nicolas Cage, Wes Bentley, Eva Mendes. 10:50 The Skeleton Key MC 2005 Horror. Kate Hudson, Gena Rowlands, John Hurt. 12:35 Step Up PGV 2006 Drama. Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan. 2:20 Ghost Rider MV 2007 Action. Nicolas Cage, Wes Bentley, Eva Mendes. 4:10 Down With Love MS 2003 Romantic Comedy. Renée Zellweger, Ewan McGregor. 5:55 Superman Returns MV 2006 Action. Brandon Routh, Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth. 8:30 Ladder 49 MC 2004 Action. 10:30 Shanghai Knights MV 2003 Action.


12:25 Down With Love MS 2003 Romantic Comedy. 2:05 Ladder 49 MC 2004 Action. 4am Shanghai Knights MV 2003 Action. 5:50 Superman Returns MV 2006 Action.

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6am Basketball – NBL (Replay) New Zealand Breakers v Wollongong Hawks. 8am Cricket – International Bangladesh v New Zealand – Test One, Day Two. 10am Rugby – ITM Cup (Replay) Hawke’s Bay v Wellington. Noon Rugby – International (Highlights) South Africa v New Zealand. 12:30 Cricket – International (Highlights) Bangladesh v New Zealand – Test One, Day Two. 1pm Sky Sport – What’s On 1:30 Inside The PGA Tour 1:55 L Motorsport – FIA Formula One Championship Japanese Grand Prix. Coverage of the first practice session. 3:35 Motorsport – FIA World Touring Car Championship Inside WTCC Salzburg. 4:28 Boxing – Bradley v Marquez 24/7 4:58 L Motorsport – V8 Supercars Championship Bathurst 1000 – First Qualifying Race. From Mount Panorama in Bathurst, NSW. 5:55 L Motorsport – FIA Formula One Championship Japanese Grand Prix. Coverage of the second practice session from the Suzuka Circuit. 7:35 Motorsport – V8 Supercars Championship (Replay) Bathurst 1000 – First Qualifying Race. From Mount Panorama in Bathurst, NSW. 8:30 L Motorsport – V8 Supercars Championship 10:30 Darts – World Grand Prix (Replay) 2am L Golf – European PGA Tour Portugal Masters – Round Two. From Oceanico Victoria Golf Club in Vilamoura, Portugal.

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Vitali first, daylight second Five horses lined up for the standing start in a qualifying pace at yesterday’s Chertsey Trotting Club trials, but only one managed to turn on a faultless performance for the entire 2400 metres. Three-year old Tyronne’s Aphrodite looked to be in control from the start, stepping out smartly and then

taking the lead, followed by Vitali. Trouble I Am and Star Filly both made a tidy start but Liquenda counted himself out immediately, breaking and running wide. First time round it was still a fourhorse race with Vitali in the lead, but at the 1100 metre mark Tyronne Aphrodite and then Trouble I Am broke

and lost ground. With just two left in contention, Vitali and Star Filly continued at a tidy pace and by the 800 metre mark had opened up a big gap on the trailing pair. As they turned for home, Versteeg had Vitali at full stretch, pushing on to win by 17 lengths in a smart time of 3.12.8.

Star Filly came home in 3.15.2. The pair ran the final 800m in 60.8, 400m, 30.6. Tyrone’s Aphrodite came home third 18 1/2 length in arrears with Trouble I Am trailing by 44 lengths. Vitali is a four year old MonarchySun City gelding, trained by John Versteeg at Irwell.

Leaving his competitors eating dust, four year old Vitali with John Versteeg in the sulky, made the qualifying pace at yesterday’s Chertsey Trotting Club trials into a one horse race. PHOTO TETSURO MITOMO 101013-TM-015


Hawke’s Bay provides huge upset BY CHRIS RATTUE A brilliant Ihaia West solo try completed a shock Hawkes Bay victory over Wellington in Napier last night. Previously unbeaten Wellington had already nailed top spot in the ITM Cup premiership going into their final match. But heavy underdogs Hawkes Bay needed a win to push for a home semi-final in the championship division, and their 35 24 victory has left them hoping

that Auckland will beat Otago in their final encounter in Dunedin. Hawkes Bay threw the early grenades, hung on with courageous defence in the tough times, and finally won the war in a stirring match of individual brilliance and crunching confrontations. West was already one of the stars before his long range try, with clever running and excellent goalkicking. Prop Jeffery Toomaga-Allen

put in a rampaging display in a Wellington side which held an advantage in the tight battles. But the Hawkes Bay loose forwards threw themselves into defence to compensate as the game turned into one of the best of the ITM Cup season. Hawkes Bay shocked Wellington in the opening stanza, flooding through their defence, riding some luck and hitting a 17 - 0 lead by the 18th minute. Both of their tries in this period had major question marks

over them. Zac Guildford scored the first, powering through the tackle of lock Kaipati Gaualofa, but the chance was set up by an awful touch judge decision against Wellington. The second try, finished by Telusa Veainu, involved a short but clear forward pass which the video referee overlooked. That aside, Hawkes Bay were worth their lead via a physical approach that rocked the runaway leaders of the premiership. The inter-house Hurricanes

battle perhaps helped in firing the Magpies up. Wellington’s scoring chances were rare, but they took them. Scrum power set up the first try and their forwards rumbled through Hawkes Bay for the second, finished by lock Mark Reddish.

Hawkes Bay 35 (Zac Guildford, Telusa Veainu, Adam Bradey, Ihaia West tries; Ihaia West 3 con, 3 pen), Wellington 24 (Victor Vito, Mark Reddish, Afa Fa’atau tries; Lima Sopoaga 3 con, pen). Halftime: Hawkes Bay 23 - 14. - NZH

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