Australasia’s fastest pacer Have Faith Me started the road to the New Zealand Cup with a fresh up victory in the Group 3 New Brighton cup at Addington. Given a beautiful trip in transit, the million-dollar son of Bettor’s Delight was too good for his rivals, scooting home in 55 and change.

Classy mare Bettor Be Amazed continued her stunning start to the new season when she sat in the chair at Auckland in a blistering 1.53.9! In recent weeks, she has made a mess of some New Zealand Cup contenders.

Gun Tasmanian pacer Devendra took his career earnings past $400,000 with victory at Hobart, the son of Bettor’s Delight looks on target for the WA Interdominion. No shortage of winners for American Ideal, including Covered N Diamonds at Pinjarra, Ideal Diamante at Gloucester Park, At West Point cruised to victory at Penrith, Lynbar Rose cleared maiden ranks at Auckland and Ideal Suspect shared the spoils at Swan Hill.

Pegasus Spur looks to have another classy performer in Puma Road, he got the chocolates impressively at Auckland and Endsin A Party was a Bendigo winner for the top trotting sire.