Harness Racing Quiz - Day 2 - ANSWERS

Harness Racing Quiz - Day 2 - Answers


1. Bettor’s Delight’s ability as a stallion is well-known but how many wins did he have on the track?

A. 10

B. 15

C. 20

Answer:  B -  15  (from 26 starts and $US2.5m in stakes)


2. Paying $1.10 by what margin did Auckland Reactor win the 2009 Messenger?

A. A neck

B. A length

C. 3 lengths

Answer:  A -  a neck  (from Ohoka Dallas and All Tiger).


3. Who drove Honkin Vision to 14 of his 16 wins?

A. Henry Skinner

B. Denis Nyhan

C. Kirk Larsen

Answer: A  - Henry Skinner, 16 wins from 43 starts.


4. What are the categories at the Harness Jewels?

A. Diamond, Topaz, Sapphire

B. Turquoise, Ruby, Amethyst

C. Diamond, Emerald, Ruby

 Answer:  C. Diamond, Emerald, Ruby. Diamonds for fillies/mares, Emerald for colts/geldings, and Ruby for trotters.


5. With Blair Orange currently on 1999 winners, how many NZ drivers have had more than 2000?

A. 5

B. 6

C. 7

Answer: B.  6  (Herlihy, McKendry, May, D.Butcher, D.Dunn, C.DeFilippi)


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