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Has the Jewels question on stakes already been answered?

  • Wed, 16 May 2018
  • Stu Bailey
Jesse Duke has won the bulk of his money racing at Alexandra Park and most of the Jewels contenders have likewise won their stakes in the north.

Jesse Duke has won the bulk of his money racing at Alexandra Park and most of the Jewels contenders have likewise won their stakes in the north.

HRNZ’s Edward Rennell was asked a few months ago if the difference in stakes at Alexandra Park versus South Island tracks would be looked at for the sake of fairness around Jewels qualification. His answer was “we will monitor it and if there is a distortion this could be reviewed.” “I suppose the sentiment at this stage is the current system is not broken, works well, and is easily understood within the industry. “Along with all conditions of the Jewels, t…
 

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