American Dream Over for Sparkling Success

10 September 2018

The American dream for Sparkling Success and trainer John Meade is over before it began.

Following his dominant Maori’s Idol Trotters Free win at Melton on Saturday night, John Meade has advised Harness Racing Australia that his star trotter has suffered a suspensory ligament injury and his future racing career is in doubt.

It is shattering news for John and Mary Meade, as Sparkling Success was due to fly to New York later this week to compete in the $1 million Yonkers International Trot on October 13.

More to follow.