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New Zealand Messenger (Group 1)

Generated at 23 Aug at 11:27
1967 to 1968 - 11 furlongs; 1969 to 1973 - 12 furlongs; 1974 onwards - 2700 metres mobile. 1967 to 1970 run in December; 1972 to 1978 run in March; 1978 to 1986 run in December; 1988 onwards run between February and May.
Year Month Distance Horse Hcap Owner Driver Time
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2019 May 2700m Spankem Mrs G J Kennard, P I Kennard, Breckon Racing Syndicate, J A Gibbs MNZM, Mrs A Gibbs, G A Woodham, Mrs K J Woodham Natalie Rasmussen 3-17.6
2018 Apr 2700m Eamon Maguire B D Sceats, G J Anderson, R Chalklin, S R Pulley, A D Gow, Mrs P P Gillan Natalie Rasmussen 3-15.7
2017 Apr 2700m Lazarus Mrs G J Kennard, P I Kennard, T G Casey, K J Riseley Mark Purdon 3-25.2
2016 Apr 2700m Field Marshal Mrs S A Brown, S B Brown Dexter Dunn 3-15.8
2015 Apr 2700m Sky Major Mrs K J Purdon, T G Casey, Clear View Racing No 4 Syndicate, J Lohman, T F Henderson, The Anzac Racing Syndicate Zachary Butcher 3-15.6
2014 May 2700m Elios Bennett Bloodstock Ltd, C Eynon, M R McKinnon, G W R Rutledge, S P Destounis John Dunn 3-17.4
2013 May 2700m Christen Me C J Roberts, V L Purdon Dexter Dunn 3-17.7
2012 May 2700m Mustang Mach K Farah, A Kheir, G Braude, M Gordon Dexter Dunn 3-18.0
2011 May 2700m Franco Emirate R E Nieper Jim Curtin 3-18.0
2010 May 2700m Tintin In America ATC Trot 2008 Syndicate David Butcher 3-15.8
 
2009 May 2700m Auckland Reactor Auckland Reactor Ltd Mark Purdon 3-18.8
2008 May 2700m Gotta Go Cullen I D Dobson Tony Herlihy 3-22.9
2007 May 2700m Monkey King Cavalla Bloodstock Limited Steven Reid 3-23.9
2006 May 2700m Mainland Banner I D Dobson, S J Dobson, Lynne Umar Ricky May 3-23.5
2005 Apr 2700m Mi Muchacho R C Anderson, Ms P C Larsen Peter Ferguson 3-23.5
2004 Apr 2700m Elsu Mrs J Walters, Double Up Syndicate, Est D Hudson, Mrs P Small David Butcher 3-22.2
2003 May 2700m Just An Excuse O Haines, Mrs I K Haines Todd Mitchell 3-22.0
2002 Apr 2700m Young Rufus H Manolitsis, V Lynch, T A Lynch, W Lynch, G J Carey, K R Hyslop Mark Purdon 3-21.4
2001 Mar 2700m Tupelo Rose G L Banks, M J Hanover, J D Curtin Peter Jones 3-23.6
2000 Mar 2700m Pic Me Pockets H R Bosher Tony Herlihy 3-19.8
 
1999 Apr 2700m Homin Hosed Mrs M A Macey, B L Macey Todd Mitchell 3-23.1
1998 May 2700m OK Royal J W Smolenski, M J Ward Jack Smolenski 3-20.6
1997 Apr 2700m Agua Caliente Est D S Short, Mrs D E J Short, Mrs D E Woods, Miss S M Short Glen Wolfenden 3-24.7
1996 Apr 2700m Decision Time J M Ward James Stormont 3-22.3
1995 Apr 2700m Rain Again B C Madsen Neil Brady 3-23.0
1994 Apr 2700m Montana Vance J B Hart, Mrs K J Purdon, J B Ede, D H Sixton Tony Herlihy 3-23.0
1993 Mar 2700m Chokin Pacers Australia Syndications Pty Ltd, M Joyce, J Loughnan, B De Boer Tony Herlihy 3-23.3
1992 Apr 2700m Abdias J Butcher, Mrs C M Butcher Philip Butcher 3-27.0
1991 Apr 2700m Christopher Vance R R Reid, Lorna Reid Syndicate, Mrs J C Reid Tony Herlihy 3-19.5
1990 Mar 2700m Alert Fulla J Friedhof Maurice McKendry 3-25.8
 
1989 Mar 2700m Dillon Dean D P E Dwyer, Mrs H M C Burley Colin DeFilippi 3-22.7
1988 Feb 2700m Rostriever Hanover I A Munro, Mrs A H Munro Patrick O'Reilly 3-23.5
1987     Not Run
1986 Dec 2700m Trident The Horseplayers Syndicate John Hay 3-25.8
1985 Dec 2700m Placid Victor Mrs L G Wilson Maurice McKendry 3-23.2
1984 Dec 2700m Roydon Glen R A McKenzie Fred Fletcher 3-25.4
1983 Dec 2700m Nostradamus W J Francis, P I Renwick Peter Jones 3-32.4
1982 Dec 2700m Hilarious Guest M G Vermeulen Peter Wolfenden 3-26.2
1981 Dec 2700m Melton Monarch J S Dalgety Barry Purdon 3-26.5
1980 Dec 2700m John Tudor H T & A P Dodds & B C Newton Tommy Knowles 3-29.3
 
1979 Dec 2700m Tempest Tiger P K Ryder Jack Smolenski 3-27.9
1978 Dec 2700m Locarno B G & E J Francis Robin Butt 3-34.6
Mar 2700m Sapling G C Cruickshank & R Given Henry Skinner 3-26.4
1977 Mar 2700m Stanley Rio W J Francis & G B & J B Noble John Noble 3-28.4
1976 Mar 2700m Forto Prontezza A R J & Mrs E M McNaught Henry Skinner 3-29.2
1975 Mar 2700m Josias Mrs C M & S J Butcher Robert Mitchell 3-29.6
1974 Mar 2700m Speedy Guest W F Woolley Jack Smolenski 3-28.8
1973 Mar 1 1/2m Tonton Macoute 24yds N M Allcock & W E Ross Kevin Holmes 3-10.0
1972 Mar 1 1/2m Scottish Warrior 24yds R A McKenzie Charlie Hunter 3-10.2
1971     Not Run
1970 Dec 1 1/2m Sam Tryax 24yds R C & Mrs L A Whitford Barry Anderson 3-11.6
 
1969 Dec 1 1/2m Western Ridge 24yds T E Renshaw Reg Weatherley 3-14.2
1968 Dec 1m 3f Bewitched(1964) 24yds G B Noble John Noble 2-55.8
1967 Dec 1m 3f Governor Frost 24yds C B J Hadley Peter Wolfenden 2-55.4