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Il Vicolo

Breed Standardbred
Damsire NOODLUM (NZ)
Gender Stallion
Foaled 01 Sep 1991
Country New Zealand Template:Country data NZ
Color Brown
Breeder R A & J A Yarndley (NZ)
Owner J H Seaton & M H Purdon (NZ)
Trainer M Purdon (NZ)
Record 53:31-8-2
Earnings NZ$1,580,948
Major Wins, Awards and Honors
Major Wins
1996 New Zealand Trotting Cup
1995 Great Northern Derby
1995 New Zealand Trotting Cup
1995 New Zealand Trotting Derby
1994 New Zealand Sires Stakes 3yo Final
Best mile rate: 1:56.7
1995 Harness Horse of the Year
Infobox last updated on: 2009-04-27.

Il Vicolo was a New Zealand standardbred racehorse. He is notable in that he won two NZ Trotting Cup races, the richest harness race, and sometimes the richest horse race in New Zealand. [1] [2]

As 1995 Harness Horse of the Year, he featured on a New Zealand postage stamp. Il Vicolo had already has some memorable victories to his credit including the New Zealand Derby-Great Northern Derby double and the New South Wales Derby. Il Vicolo won the New Zealand Trotting Cup - Air New Zealand Free For All double. [3] He went on to win the NZ Cup a second time in 1996.


Major races

He won the following major races:

See also


External references


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