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Johnny Globe

Breed Standardbred
Grandsire GLOBE DERBY (NZ)
Gender Stallion
Foaled 01 Sep 1947
Country New Zealand Template:Country data NZ
Color Bay
Breeder F E Ward (NZ)
Owner D G Nyhan (NZ)
Trainer D G Nyhan (NZ)
Major Wins, Awards and Honors
Major Wins
1948 New Zealand Cup
Infobox last updated on: 2009-04-27.

Johnny Globe was a New Zealand standardbred racehorse. He is notable in that he won the NZ Trotting Cup, the richest harness race, and sometimes the richest horse race in New Zealand. [1] He is also notable in winning 15 free for all pacing events, which at the time was a record.

He was an inaugural inductee into the New Zealand Trotting Hall of Fame with the immortals Caduceus, Cardigan Bay, Harold Logan, Highland Fling and Ordeal.

Johnny Globe won the following major races:

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