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  • Show Day Review
    The return to winning form of Alta Maestro was clearly the highlight for the stable on Show Day, but there were many supporting runs that had a lot of merit, including the run of Feel The Money (in photo) for second in the Mares Feature.
    Posted: Saturday 17 November 2018
  • Woodstone chasing Dominion Handicap glory
    A comparatively inexperienced trotter compared to many of his rivals tomorrow, Woodstone looks to build on an impressive run of form in the Group One Dominion Handicap.
    Posted: Thursday 15 November 2018
  • Cup day stable highlights
    As it is every year, Cup Day was a fantastic occasion. From a stable point of view the highlights included Group One placings to both Woodstone and Heisenberg, while Kensington Kate was a good winner on the support card.
    Posted: Wednesday 14 November 2018
  • In form trotters give Colin Hair a strong hand on Cup Day
    As an owner it is always a hell of a thrill to have a starter at Addington on Cup Day. But for Colin Hair it is double the fun, with Sundees Son looking for a hat-trick this campaign and Woodstone stepping up against the best trotters in the Group One Trotting Free-For-All.
    Posted: Thursday 8 November 2018
  • Alta Orlando leads five-pronged stable attack on cup
    Robert Dunn has been one of this country's foremost trainers for many years now and tasted success in the 2006 version of the great race with Mainland Banner. Up until now, the most runners that he has ever had contest the cup in any given year is two - Master Musician and Defoe in 1991, but next Tuesday, there will be five starters representing Diamond Racing Stables.
    Posted: Wednesday 7 November 2018
  • Heisenberg and Stars Tonight draw well for Sires Stakes
    Unlike our cup horses that have drawn so poorly, for top three year olds Stars Tonight and Heisenberg, the barrier draw could not have worked out any better, coming up with the two inside barriers.
    Posted: Wednesday 7 November 2018
  • A big team to hit the track at Addington tonight
    We are just 11 days out from this year's New Zealand Cup and for Alta Orlando and Captain Dolmio, this will be their last major test before the big day. Earlier in the night Heisenberg and Stars Tonight will likewise have their final racenight hit-out before the Sires Stakes.
    Posted: Friday 2 November 2018
  • Arise Sir Henry Hubert
    While there may have still been some doubters after the big win at Ashburton last week, these have now been well and truly dispelled after a massive win by Henry Hubert in today's PGG Wrightson Aged Classic at Kaikoura.
    Posted: Monday 29 October 2018
  • Coming of age for four year olds
    On Flying Stakes Day at Ashburton yesterday, there was a sense that two of the stables most promising horses, Henry Hubert and Sundees Son are set to take some big steps in their career. Their performances in two of the day's intermediate events marked them as horses well and truly on the rise.
    Posted: Tuesday 23 October 2018
  • Cracking field for the Flying Stakes at Ashburton
    For a number of today's field, the Ashburton Flying Stakes will be their last lead-up race for this year's New Zealand Cup. Diamond Racing stables are represented in the race with three of the ten starters.
    Posted: Monday 22 October 2018
  • Methven Cup Day
    Today is Methven Cup Day and we have two stable runners engaged in Billy Badger and Zadaka. Neither have had the best of luck of late, but admittedly have been racing in the best of company.
    Posted: Sunday 14 October 2018
  • Woodstone back tonight at Addington
    As a four year old, Woodstone certainly found his feet towards the tailend of his winter campaign in the North Island, winning four of his last six starts. He is back starting his Spring campaign as a five year old and looking for a place in this year's Dominion Handicap on Show Day.
    Posted: Thursday 11 October 2018
  • The two key races last night from a stable viewpoint were the Canterbury Classic for the open class pacers and the McMillans Sires' Stakes heat for the three year old pacers. We look at our stable runners.
    Posted: Saturday 6 October 2018
  • Three year olds take on first Sires Stakes heat
    Tonight is the first Addington heat for this year's three year old Sires' Stakes. We have both Heisenberg and Stars Tonight engaged. After encouraging runs first up last week, both look a big chance tonight.
    Posted: Friday 5 October 2018
  • Captain Dolmio leads the stable chances in Classic
    The ultra consistent Captain Dolmio was a fast finishing third last time in the Hannon Memorial. Tonight, he leads the stable representation of five in the Group Two Canterbury Classic, where they take on the likely favourite for this year's New Zealand Cup in Ultimate Machete.
    Posted: Friday 5 October 2018
  • Top three year olds are back for Spring campaign
    Heisenberg, Spot On and Stars Tonight all showed out last season as two year olds. Tonight at Addington, they begin their new season campaign. All three have had a trial and a workout to prepare for this evening.
    Posted: Friday 28 September 2018
  • Big representation in today's Hannon Memorial
    The Hannon Memorial has been a long-standing feature of the New Zealand harness racing season and is regarded as a trditional lead-up to November's New Zealand Trotting Cup. This afternoon, the Robert Dunn stable are represented by five starters from the stable.
    Posted: Sunday 23 September 2018
  • Three good eachway chances tonight
    We have just the three stable runners tonight, but all are definite eachway hopes.
    Posted: Thursday 20 September 2018
  • Letspendanitetogetha highlights a top night for stable
    A horse that has always been highly regarded in the Robert Dunn stable, Letspendanitetogetha has had his share of issues throughout his racing career. In what was a perfectly timed drive by catch diver Jimmy Curtin last night, he came from a mile off them on the turn to win like a very good horse.
    Posted: Saturday 15 September 2018
  • Winning double for Tim Williams
    It was a good night at Addington for Tim Williams who tasted success with the consistent Hayden's Meddle and impressive filly Nakuru.
    Posted: Saturday 15 September 2018
  • Tim Williams looks to have a great book of drives tonight at Addington
    A young man that started his driving career under Robert's tutelage, Tim Williams is these days part of the very successful All Stars team. Tonight at Addington he will again combine with his old boss, with what on paper looks a great set of drives.
    Posted: Friday 14 September 2018

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