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SPORTING INTELLIGENCE.

The following ia tho result of the race for the Royal Hunt Cup at the Ascot meeting : Lord Lome, 1; Ashplant, 2; Tissaphernes, 3. An Auckland telegram states that the dogs Tuabit and Mystery have been sent down here for the Waterloo Cup meeting. The racehorses Shillelagh, Artist, Leclair, Kangaroo, and two ponies were shipped by the Te Anau yesterday from Auckland to Sydney. The first two are to compete in the A.J.C Grand National. J. B. Williamson and the jockeys Frewin and Hadfield left by the same steamer. The Australian bowlers who are coming to New Zealand are not exclusively drawn from Melbourne, as was at first anticipated, but will be drawn from clubs in Sydney, Melbourne, Sandhurst, and Ballarat. The trip is to be an official one, and the team will not play in any tournaments, but will confine themselves to club matches.

NAPIER STEEPLECHASE MEETING,

HASTINGS, June 20.

The weather ifl threatening rain and is bitterly cold for the Hawke'a Bay Jockey Club steeplechase meeting. The attendance is large and the course in good going order. Results : MAXOEJf STEEPLECHASE, olfiOeov*. Defamer (Ellingham) 1 Porotawa .. .. •> ■» 2 Onslow .. •• •• " ° , Time, smin 15aec. Dividends, L2 5s and LI 19s.

STEEPLECHASE, of 300 govs. Oddfellow, 10at 101b ■ (W J Orient, list 81b , m^ Ge ? try J I Chemist, listßlb ... (KMngharti) 6 Glencoe was scratched. Premium, Orlando, Panic, Waterfall, Ariel, and Jnbilee also started. Orient was the first away, but Ariel soon passed him and was first over the first and second fenoea, when he ran off tho course passing the stand the first time. At the next fence Waterfall baulked, Jubilee doing ditto. At the wall, passing thestandtheaecond time, the order was Oddfellow, Chemist, Orient, Orlando, Premier, and Panic. After this the race lay between the three topweighta. Ellingham rode Chemist hard to try and cut Oddfellow, but could not get on terms. Entering the straight the last time Orient passed Chemist, but was beaten by Oddfsllow by three lengths. Time, Bmin 4aec. Dividends: Inside, L 6 la; outside, L 7 7«. SELLING STEEPLECHASE, of 40 BiY9. Tikekere ~ ~ (Redwood) 1 Onslow ~ .. t. . • 2 Oazille 3 Won by half a length. Time, 3min 33 2-saec. Dividenda, L2 12s and L2 Cs. NELSON RACES. At the Steeplechaso meeting to - day Ooeala won the Hurdles, Stoat the Winter Oats, and Master Juan the Selling Hack; tfce Steepleohase by Don (who cantered home as he pleased), Dangerous having baulked aud Ooeala falling. LADIES' BRACELET, of 70 eova. Melrose (11.6) .. ~ (Sicolson) 1 Emerald (10.2) , 2 Rob Roy (11.6).. .. ~ .-3 Won by a couple of lengths, Time, Sarin 58sec. Dividends, Ll6 10s and HO Bs.

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SPORTING INTELLIGENCE., Issue 7938, 20 June 1889

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SPORTING INTELLIGENCE. Issue 7938, 20 June 1889

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