HAWKESBURY SPRING MEETING. At the above meeting yesterday the following were the results : HURDLE RACE. Two miles. Drilldoul 1 Willoughby 2 Albert 3 Out of sixteen horses that started five fell. A grand race. Won by a length. Time, 3min o3Asec. HAWKESBURY GUINEAS. 0.10 mile. Merriment.. .. ■. • • 1 Rudolph 2 Sydney .. .. .. ..3
Four horses started. Merriment jumped away with the lead, which he maintained for half the distance, when Rudolph closed up and raced the leader to the entrance of the straight. When fairly in the home stretch Rudolph looked all over a winner, but within the distance Merriment came again, and catching Rudolph at every stride won a grand race by a length. Time, Imin 431 sec. COUNTY PURSE, of 200 sovs. Bernardo .. .. .. ..1 Touchstone .. .. ..2 Rosierucian .. .. ..3
Seventeen started. The field were despatched to a splendid start, but Bernardo, obtaining the lead at the bend, maintained it to the finish, winning by a head. Time, lmin 42:|aee.
SEPTEMBER HANDICAP, of 100 sjvs. Seven furloogs.
Dmicl .. .. .. .. 1 Advice .. .. .. ..2 Blinker .. .. •• •• 3 Won by a length. Time, lmin 303ec. There were eighteen starters. THE PALMERSTON MEETING. The following entries have been received for the Palmerston races of October 11 : Prksidknt's Handicap.—Allana, Seacliff, Quibble, Le Temps, Prima Di>nna, Mizpah, Ci is. Handicap Timb Titer.—Kuie, Topsail, Evangeline, Rose, Milton'a Daisy, Meph, Lord Onslow, Nigger, Dusky, Pirato. Novel Rack.—Stable Jacket, Vanguard, Skip Jack, Wild Deer.
Spring Handicap.—Carina, Lo Temps, Mizpah, Allana, Seacliff, (Juibblc, Prima Donna, Rothamssead, Patiick, Skipjack. District Handicap—Kino, Vnrtcx, Skip Jack, Rajah, Redoubt, Admiral, Dard, Wild Deer, Society, Fhilippa. __^^_
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SPORTING INTELLIGENCE, Evening Star, Issue 8011, 13 September 1889
SPORTING INTELLIGENCE Evening Star, Issue 8011, 13 September 1889
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