WEDNESDAY: February 10, 2016: LEADING Newcastle trainer Kris Lees is banking on the Brenton Avdulla Hawkesbury factor clinching him another Provincial & Country Maiden there tomorrow.

In the face of stiff local opposition, the pair will join forces with lightly-raced By Golly Molly in the Skin Fitness Hair and Beauty Provincial & Country Maiden Plate (1300m).  

Lees has been one of the biggest supporters of the innovative race series restricted to provincial and country...