Tara Madgwick - Monday, 29 May 2017
Brent Gillovic's persistence has been rewarded with a deal to bring a unique son of High Chaparral to stand at Highview Stud in 2017.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 29 May 2017
Sunday's S$300,000 Listed Stewards' Cup (1400m) at Kranji saw Karaka graduates fill four of the first five placings.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 29 May 2017
Aquis Farm will offer a large, quality draft of 23 yearlings at the Magic Millions National Yearling Sale (June 6 – 8) which includes the half-brother to last Saturday's impressive Randwick stakes-winner Allergic.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 29 May 2017
A firm favourite in Hong Kong, Aquis Farm's Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) added a new stakes-winner to his tally on Sunday when Australian bred gelding Lucky Year scored a surprise win in the Group III Sha Tin Vase.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 29 May 2017
The most expensive colt by Medaglia D’Oro (USA) sold in Australia in 2015 made a winning debut at Sha Tin on Sunday for the powerful John Size stable.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 29 May 2017
Buyers on the lookout for a ready made winner will be delighted to learn the catalogue for the 2017 Magic Millions Racehorse Sale is now online.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 28 May 2017
Following the win of star Frankel filly Soul Stirring in last week's Japanese Oaks, trainer Kazuo Fujisawa and jockey Christophe Lemaire teamed up again to land Sunday's $5.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 28 May 2017
Snow-white filly Casta Diva showed she is more than a pretty face when finishing a promising third in a three-year-old maiden over 1800 metres at Tokyo on Japanese Derby day.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 28 May 2017
Galileo colt Churchill became the 11th Group I Irish 2000 Guineas winner for Aidan O'Brien when defeating Helmet's wayward son Thunder Snow at the Curragh on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 28 May 2017
With 78 stakes winners in the southern hemisphere and 53 in the north, Exceed And Excel has done an excellent job in advancing the cause of the Australian thoroughbred around the globe.
Racenet - Sunday, 28 May 2017
The progeny of Newgate Farm young gun sires Dissident, Deep Field and Wandjina were in keen demand at the 2017 Magic Millions National Weanling Sale this week.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 28 May 2017
The Darren Weir-trained Avanti Rose made a winning career debut in an all-aged maiden over 1000 metres at Warracknabeal on Saturday to credit Cornerstone Stud's Ambidexter with his first winner.
Racenet - Sunday, 28 May 2017
There were plenty of two year-old barrier trials all around the country in the past week so here are all the placegetters with breeding and sales results.
Racenet - Sunday, 28 May 2017
Clearly Innocent gave his National Broodmare Sale bound half sister a timely boost when he streaked to victory in today's Group One Kingsford Smith Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm.
Racenet - Sunday, 28 May 2017
One of the Queensland winter carnival's signature staying races, the A$125,000 Group 3 Channel Seven Premier's Cup (2200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday, was dominated by graduates of the Karaka sales complex.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 27 May 2017
Lightly raced Nicconi three year-old Niccanova is clearly a star on the rise after posting his fourth win from just five starts in the Group III BRC Fred Best Classic at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 27 May 2017
Defending champion stallion Street Cry (IRE) is not letting go of his title without a fight.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 27 May 2017
A stakes-winner at Eagle Farm back in December, three year-old I Am Invincible filly Eckstein has been consistent since then and graduated to a new level on Saturday when beating older mares to win the Group III BRC Glenlogan Park Stakes.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 27 May 2017
While it was no great surprise to see the highly talented Clearly Innocent win Saturday's $700,000 Group I Darley Kingsford Smith Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm, it was extraordinary to see some of the margins Group I performed sprinters were beaten by.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 27 May 2017
New Zealand- breds are having a day out at Eagle Farm and rack up another one, Order Again a progressive son of sire of the moment, Iffraaj (GB), opened his stakes account in the $150,000 Group III Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Eagle Farm.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 27 May 2017
In an auspicious Australian debut, Kiwi raider Melody Belle left 17 talented opponents in her wake, turning what looked to be a competitive Group II BRC Sires' Produce Stakes (1400m) into a walk in the park.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 27 May 2017
Beaten by almost 16 lengths at his most recent start in the Group III Chairman's Handicap, Savabeel gelding Kaiser Franz left punters reeling when turning his form around to win Saturday's Group III Premier's Cup (2200m) at Eagle Farm.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 27 May 2017
Set to be offered at the Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale next week, classy Bradbury's Luck mare Col 'n' Lil enhanced her worth when posting her second stakes win at Eagle Farm on Saturday with a game victory in the Group III BRC Lord Mayor's Cup.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 27 May 2017
Tony Pike's decision to let Haussmann take his place in the Listed Great Northern Foal Stakes at Ellerslie proved a wise move.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 27 May 2017
Riversdale Farm are offering a stellar selection of 17 mares at the Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale this week headed by the dam of recent Group I Chairman's Sprint Prize winner Lucky Bubbles.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
All Too hard added a fifth winner to his tally when the Bell View Park bred and sold Sky Lake opened her account at Cranbourne on Friday evening.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
It was a case of deja vu on the Gold Coast on Friday as a colt by Exceed and Excel topped Day Two of the 2017 Magic Millions National Weanling Sale.
Mark Smith - Friday, 26 May 2017
When you have 100 investors stumping up $1 million each it adds up to some serious firepower in the sales ring.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
Newhaven Park's promising young sire Delago Deluxe added another winner to his tally with a Sunshine Coast victory on Friday for two year-old filly Rooibos Deluxe.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
Despite recently announcing an exciting array of new stallion prospects to bolster the Windsor Park Stud line-up for the coming breeding season, stud-master Rodney Schick is just as excited about the prospects of a recently converted "Kiwi" on his roster.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
Three Bridges Thoroughbreds is delighted to announce the appointment of Jackie Noonan as Business Manager.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
Hunter Valley based Scone Equine Hospital, treats horses of all walks of life, but recently they had a very special character come in to the clinic.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
Almost 300 horses will be offered at the inaugural Inglis Digital online auction, which opens for bidding at 3pm today.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
Former racing superstar Frankel sired his first Group One classic winner last weekend with Japanese filly Soul Stirring followed up her top-flight win at two with success in the prestigious Japanese Oaks.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
Blue-blooded Fastnet Rock son Lionhearted has arrived at Grenville and is settling in well to his new home.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
May has been a great month for Moorookyle Park's consistent Sharkbite, the regally bred son of Redoute's Choice represented by seven winners including two smart metropolitan gallopers.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 26 May 2017
First season sires made a big impact as predicted at the Magic Millions Weanling Sale during the first session at the Gold Coast on Thursday with Newgate Farm's Australian Horse of the Year Dissident posting the single best result.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 25 May 2017
A filly by champion Coolmore Stud sire Fastnet Rock topped Day One of the 2017 Magic Millions National Weanling Sale on the Gold Coast on Thursday.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 25 May 2017
This Godolphin winner on Thursday is unlikely to challenge the star members of his family, but he was an easy pick as a pedigree standout at Gosford.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 25 May 2017
Returning to Arrowfield Stud this spring after being absent last year, Kentucky Derby and Dubai World Cup winner Animal Kingdom (USA) sired his fifth winner on Thursday with a Gosford victory for Barbary.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 25 May 2017
Entries have closed and the Inglis Digital team is currently cataloguing for the inaugural Inglis May Online Auction which opens for bidding tomorrow (Friday 26 May) at 3pm.
Racenet - Thursday, 25 May 2017
2016 Stradbroke Handicap winner, Under The Louvre, is about to enhance an already brilliant career by taking up stallion duties at Grandview Stud from this spring.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 25 May 2017
Promising young Darley sire Epaulette sired his second winner overnight in the UK with a debut victory at Ayr for Chookie Dunedin.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Bell View Park will present 25 quality mares at the upcoming Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale commencing on Tuesday 30th May, the draft highlighted by the dam of this season's Group I ATC All Aged Stakes winner Tivaci.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 24 May 2017
The Darren Weir stable produced a two year-old double at Seymour on Tuesday and then added another juvenile winner to the tally when this I Am Invincible filly won easily at Ballarat on Wednesday for Yulong Investments.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Sold twice, first at Oaklands in Victoria and then at Karaka in New Zealand, seven year-old Gun Pit has travelled the world competing successfully in Hong Kong and Dubai and has come home at last.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 24 May 2017
The Gary Portelli stable continued a great run of success with their juveniles at Canterbury on Wednesday with a front running victory for Lipizzan, a $120,000 Inglis Easter purchase for Laurel Oak Bloodstock from the Newhaven Park draft.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 24 May 2017
A stylish debut winner at Canterbury on Wednesday, two year-old Street Cry (IRE) colt Beau Geste is the first winner for his well-bred dam Haut Ton, who will be offered as part of the Godolphin draft at the Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale on the Gold Coast next week.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 24 May 2017
New Zealand-owned Group I English Derby prospect Eminent is ticking all the boxes ahead of his classic test on June 3.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Gary Portelli has bid farewell to his dual Group I winner Rebel Dane, who departed the stable last week for Swettenham Stud, but the trainer will begin a new chapter at Canterbury on Wednesday when his two year-old half-sister makes her debut.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Demand is high for quality mares and Willow Park are proud to present a premium draft of 50 for the 2017 Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale (May  30  - June 2) with all mares available for inspection from this Saturday morning at 9am.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Foxwedge might be the first of the second season sires to $3million in earnings, but So You Think is hot on his tail and added an impressive winner to his tally at Kembla on Tuesday.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Stallions approaching their third season at stud usually find the going somewhat tougher as newer and more exciting horses come along to tempt broodmare owners, which is why the Magic Millions National Weanling Sale (Thursday and Friday) this week holds special interest.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Spendthrift Australia have invested heavily in Australian bloodstock in recent years and this blue-blooded colt by champion sire Street Cry (IRE) became their latest winner when saluting at Kembla on Tuesday.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Champion sire Street Cry's wonderful daughter Winx is the reigning Australian Horse Of The Year, an honour that was also bestowed on six times Group One winner Typhoon Tracy for the season of 2009/2010.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Inglis is proud to announce it will be conducting a dispersal sale of one of Australia's leading thoroughbred studs, Turangga Farm, on Sunday July 23.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Champion sire Fastnet Rock has had 12 Australian two year-old winners this season and possibly another today that is featured in our Daily Debutants list for Tuesday.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
The Chris Waller-trained Vanbrugh has been retired from racing after being scratched from his raceday finale in Saturday's Group One Doomben Cup due to the prevailing heavy track conditions.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
The winning run for Foxwedge keeps going with the Danny Williams trained three year-old Volpe, adding to his burgeoning record with a facile four length victory at Goulburn on Monday.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
The impressive run of 3-year-old stakes winners sired by Aquis / Emirates Park based shuttle sire Dream Ahead (USA) in recent time continued over the weekend when Visionary posted his maiden black-type success in the Listed Carnarvon Stakes (6f) at Newbury, England.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
Chatswood Stud's young sire Anacheeva has reached an important milestone, siring his first stakes-winner.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
2017 is proving the year of Iffraaj (GB) (Zafonic) with the Haunui Farm stallion siring his third Group One winner for the year with the Godolphin-owned Ribchester (Ire) (Iffraaj) adding the Lockinge Stakes at Newbury to his already impressive record.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
Better Than Ready was the standout horse in all pre-race enclosures and was the Randwick record breaking high class sprinter that wowed the crowds - Now, get ready for a new Champion Sire to emerge!.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
As a prolific stallion, as a sire of sires, as a broodmare sire, Redoute's Choice has reshaped breeding and racing in Australia - So the question beckons, who is the best bred son of Redoute's Choice to ever stand at stud?.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
Darren Weir has made the tough decision to retire the Group 1 bound son of Snitzel, Sooboog.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
Aquis Farm's Holy Roman Emperor (IRE) is the sire of unbeaten two year-old colt True Blue Moon, who confirmed himself as a high-class juvenile with Royal Ascot aspirations after scoring an impressive win in the Listed Rochestown Stakes at Naas in Ireland on Sunday.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
Former champion racehorse and now leading young sire Frankel posted his first Classic success in Japan at the weekend with his top class filly Soul Stirring winning the Group I Yushun Himba Japanese Oaks in Tokyo.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
Aquis Farm is pleased to announce the appointment of Shane McGrath to the newly created role of Deputy Chief Executive Officer.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 22 May 2017
Success in the thoroughbred industry is all about timing and, there couldn't have been a better time for Lope de Vega (Ire) (Shamardal) to sire his first Australian Group One winner given that 2017 will see his dual Group One-winner Belardo (Ire) standing his first Southern Hemisphere season at Haunui Farm.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 21 May 2017
Melbourne Cup hero Americain (USA) sired his first winner in Australia when the Stuart Gandy-trained Geegee Blackprince sprang a $17 surprise over his odds-on stablemate Gee Gee Lanett in Sunday’s Tasmanian Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Launceston.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 21 May 2017
South Island's "magic man" Chris Johnson travelled north on Sunday to snare a winning treble at Rotorua, highlighted by a typically patient ride on Cambridge mare Let Her Rip to capture the Group III ISCL Rotorua Stakes.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 21 May 2017
Darley's triple Group I winner Helmet added another stakes-winner to his tally on Saturday in the UK when Taamol triumphed in the Listed King Charles II Stakes over seven furlongs at Newmarket.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 21 May 2017
Handy stayer Pacorus returned to his true form when he stormed to victory in the Group III Campbell Infrastructure Rotorua Cup today.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 21 May 2017
Ladies First (NZ) (Dylan Thomas), who cost just $8000 as a weanling at the 2014 National Weanling, Broodmare & Mixed Bloodstock Sale, became a stakes winner with an impressive performance in Saturday's $50,000 Listed James Bull Rangitikei Gold Cup (1550m) at Awapuni.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 21 May 2017
When Brad Rawiller guided the 2-year-old Extra Zero to victory in the Listed Anzac Day Stakes in April 2009, Kevin Rudd was Prime Minister and Tony Abbott was still plotting his coup to oust Liberal Party Leader Malcolm Turnbull.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 21 May 2017
We here at Breednet have run out of superlatives for Burning Front so we will hand it over to Kristen Manning to cover the chestnut's courageous victory in Saturday's Group III R A Lee Stakes at Morphettville.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 21 May 2017
Another great day for Arrowfield stallions and while headline-hogger Snitzel did make the news with his record-breaking 31st juvenile winner, it was Smart Missile and Not A Single Doubt taking the honours.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 20 May 2017
Retired Coolmore favourite Encosta de Lago and sadly passed Darley stalwart Commands gave us a stakes double at Flemington on Saturday courtesy of De Little Engine and Tashbeeh.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 20 May 2017
Star Witness filly Fuhryk tasted Group III success back in February at Caulfield and was in the frame again at Morphettville on Saturday when taking out the Group III SAJC Proud Miss Stakes.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 20 May 2017
No surprise to see an ex-pat West Australian win Saturday's $1 million Group I Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville but it was more of a surprise it was Vega Magic rather than the favourite son Black Heart Bart claiming the rich prize.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 20 May 2017
Game on - with Smart Missile doubling his number of stakes winners in one day at Morphettville, the Arrowfield stallion has put his name in the fray for leading second crop sire.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 20 May 2017
Saluting on Saturday in the Group I BRC Doomben Cup was late bloomer Sense of Occasion, an $80,000 Inglis Easter purchase for Beamish Bloodstock from the draft of Yarraman Park.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 20 May 2017
Third in last year's Group I BRC Stradbroke as a green lightly raced three-year-old, the Stradbroke Handicap is firmly on the agenda again for supremely talented The Virginian after a stunning first-up victory in Saturday's Listed BRC Chief De Beers Handicap at Doomben.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 20 May 2017
The Stuart Webb-trained Ana Royale credited Chatswood Stud's Anacheeva with his first stakes winner when successful in Saturday's $175,000 Group III Ubet SA Fillies Classic (2500m) at Morphettville.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 20 May 2017
Sam Spratt's pre-race confidence in the progressive Dalghar (Fr) filly Blue Shadow at Te Rapa wasn't misplaced.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 20 May 2017
A low key off season maiden at Newcastle it may have been, however, Pymble wrote his sire Snitzel into the record books as his 31st juvenile winner for the season.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 20 May 2017
Coming into Saturday's $150,000 Listed Port Adelaide Guineas (2500m) at Morphettville, the Testa Rossa gelding Time To Test had won or finished second in 12 of his 18 starts without being tested at stakes level.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 20 May 2017
The John Mcardle-trained filly I'll Have A Bit chose the right spot to break her maiden.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 20 May 2017
Carrying the silks of the McAlpine's Eureka Stud, Red Dazzler colt Pardoe earned a maiden stakes success in Saturday's $100,000 Listed Oxlade Stakes (1200m) at Doomben.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 20 May 2017
Successful at Greyville in South Africa on Friday in the Group II Betting World 1900 was Australian bred four year-old gelding Ten Gun Salute.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 19 May 2017
Former champion racehorse and leading second crop sire So You Think sired his third promising maiden winner this week when three year-old gelding Solo Heart saluted as a short priced favourite at Cranbourne on Friday evening.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 19 May 2017
The Chris Waller stable enjoyed plenty of success with former flying grey mare Arinosa and scored a debut win with her full brother at Geelong on Friday.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 19 May 2017
Exciting Teofilo three-year-old Permian has progressed beautifully this season and on the Knavesmire this week, he threw himself into Derby contention with a convincing win in the Group II Dante Stakes.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 19 May 2017
Newly appointed Yearling Manager, Dominic Corban, has arrived at Pencarrow with a wealth of experience and knowledge having previously worked at Sir Patrick Hogan's Cambridge Stud for more than ten years, three as yearling manager, and more recently also as yearling manager at New South Wales-based Newgate Farm.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 19 May 2017
Former champion New Zealand three-year-old Puccini brings another healthy dose of Group One quality to the Mapperley Stud stallion roster.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 19 May 2017
Spendthrift Farm announced it will not be shuttling Hit It a Bomb (USA) to Spendthrift Australia in 2017 after a late deal was reached to instead shuttle the son of War Front to South America.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 19 May 2017
Earlier this week a 'Nicks that Click' story on Breednet attracted widespread attention highlighting the growing affinity between top class sires High Chaparral (IRE) and Pentire (GB), whose very best colt Xtravagant stands his debut season at Newhaven Park in Australia this spring.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott stable delivered our ‘One to Watch’ on Thursday with a resounding debut victory at Hawkesbury for a son of the former Waterhouse trained Golden Slipper winner Sebring.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
Peter and Paul Snowden produced the first winner on the card at Hawkesbury on Thursday with an eye-catching last to first victory for So You Think three year-old California Wisdom.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
Official entries are now open for the 2017 Inglis Ready2Race Sale, which this year will be held at Oaklands Junction on Wednesday October 4.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
Riverbank's Farm Russell Osborne and Dr Caroline Duddy are pleased to announce the addition of two young stallions to their roster for the spring of 2017.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
Four-year-old entire Tasleet (GB) (Showcasing) went one better than his sire in the Group Two Duke of York Stakes (6f) overnight, completing an interrupted come-back to the winners circle where he hasn't been seen in over a year.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
The upcoming 2017 Magic Millions National Sale has been further enhanced with the supplementary catalogues released for the weanling and broodmare auctions.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
The number one breeding stock sale in the Southern Hemisphere to set to deliver again with outstanding catalogues for the 2017 Magic Millions National Sale series.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
Worthy Cause, a powerful son of champion sire Choisir will commence stud duties at Clear Mountain Fairview in 2017 after an accomplished career on the track as an impressive Group winner.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
Street Cry's well-performed son Telperion has joined the stallion roster at Westbury Stud.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
If you had the thought that there seem to be a lot of first season sires to choose from in 2017 you would be right.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 18 May 2017
The brilliantly fast Group-winning juvenile Defcon will take up stud duties at Eureka Stud in 2017 at a fee of $8,800 (inc GST).
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Federal Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has said the government is committed to supporting the thoroughbred breeding industry.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Queensland-based couple Graham and Linda Huddy have stuck to a winning formula which again paid dividends when Volatile Mix won the Group I South Australian Derby last weekend.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Standing in Queensland for Aquis Farm this spring, Group I sire Husson (Arg) produced an impressive maiden winner at the Gold Coast on Wednesday with Sneaky Glance bolting in for the Toby Edmonds stable.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 17 May 2017
The Chris Waller stable won the Group II BRC Champagne Stakes last Saturday at Doomben with well bred colt Tangled and produced another possible Brisbane Carnival contender at Warwick Farm on Wednesday in the shape of well-bred Fastnet Rock colt Sambro.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Windsor Park Stud boss Rodney Schick admits he is on edge as two of his new stallions attempt to gild their stud credentials in interstate Group One features in Australia this weekend.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Sun Stud is proud to announce the appointment of highly experienced horseman, Joe Heather, as Stud Manager of its Queensland operation.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 17 May 2017
The Turffontein meeting in South Africa on Tuesday produced four Australian bred winners.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Kris Lees and Hugh Bowman combined forces at Wyong on Tuesday with an interesting two year-old filly by the great champion So You Think.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 16 May 2017
An expensive Fastnet Rock filly highlighted this morning as a Daily Debutant is now a 'One to Watch' after saluting on debut at Geelong on Tuesday.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 16 May 2017
A total of 842 Lots will be offered at a bumper Melbourne Great Southern Sale at Oaklands Junction from June 18-21.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Just a few weeks into his life at Eliza Park in Kerrie in the spring of 2012, a Snitzel colt lost his mum, Millrich, to illness.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 16 May 2017
A winning double including a Group 1 successand two further Stakes-placed efforts were achieved by Triple Crown runners on what was a stellar weekend for the red silks.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 16 May 2017
The Daily Debutants list for Tuesday features a seven figure yearling purchase that is a full sister to a former brilliant filly that placed in both Golden Slipper and Blue Diamond.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 15 May 2017
A strong finish to the HTBA Scone Yearling Sale has capped off a remarkable year of Inglis Select Yearling Sales, confirming 2017 as the strongest in the company's 150 year history.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 15 May 2017
Rich Hill Stud had a weekend to remember after progeny of their stallions Pentire and Shocking took out two feature races in Australia.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 15 May 2017
On the back of a season which featured a Group One winning Classic star, Inglewood Stud's leading young sire Zacinto (GB) will stand at a fee of $12,000 (+GST) in 2017.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 15 May 2017
Four stakes wins in a day, a Group 1 2YO trifecta, a Group 1 quinella, the season record for 2YO winners, the Number 1 spot on the General, 2YO and 3YO premierships, a new prizemoney record - and it's only the middle of May.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 15 May 2017
A plethora of young stallions retiring to stud this spring has created considerable demand for suitably bred commercial mares for them to cover and this close relation to 2017 Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign ticks a lot of boxes.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 15 May 2017
In his first start for almost eight months, superstar Karaka graduate War Affair (NZ) (O'Reilly) made a triumphant comeback with a dead-heat win in Sunday's S$200,000 Listed Saas Fee Stakes (1400m) at Kranji.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 15 May 2017
Classy stayer Red Cardinal staked an early claim for the Melbourne Cup when taking out the Group II Oleander-Rennen at Hoppegarten in Germany on Sunday for Australian Bloodstock.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 15 May 2017
Coolmore shuttler Declaration of War (USA) will have his first Australian runners next season and sired his second winner overnight at The Curragh in Ireland with a stylish win for two year-old filly Actress.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Australian-bred Frankel filly Flora de Mariposa broke her maiden at Tokyo on Sunday when defeating the males in a three-year-old maiden over 1800 metres.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Grenville Stud is very excited to announce that they will be standing LIONHEARTED (Fastnet Rock – Scandinavia) at stud this upcoming breeding season.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 14 May 2017
A multitude of new records – top price, average, median and gross – assured the annual HTBA Scone Yearling Sale was a resounding success at White Park today.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Astute Irish trainer Dermot Weld dispatched his high class Fastnet Rock mare Zhukova to Belmont in the US for the Group I Man O'War Stakes on Saturday and emerged triumphant.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 14 May 2017
The dominance of New Zealand-bred three-year-olds in Australia this season continued with an impressive win by Volatile Mix (NZ) (Pentire) in Saturday's A$600,000 Group 1 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville – a story that began in the Karaka sale ring almost a decade ago.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Saturday's Chartwell Fillies' Stakes (7f) at Lingfield was expected to be a benefit for Group I Coronation Stakes winner Qemah but Jean-Claude Rouget's French raider had no answer to the 4-year-old Exceed And Excel mare Mix And Mingle.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Newgate Farm's Foxwedge is riding the crest of a wave at the moment and he struck with another stakes winner in England overnight.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Three year-old Canford Cliffs (IRE) gelding Dorset Noble won the Listed East Cape Derby at Fairview in South Africa on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 14 May 2017
The biggest cheer of the day at Scone was reserved for hometown hero Clearly Innocent who rang up number one for new trainer Kris Lees in the Listed Yarraman Park Luskin Star Stakes (1300m).
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 14 May 2017
One of the most consistent mares in training, Ron Quinton's Daysee Doom scored a well-deserved first Black Type success in the $200,000 Group III Dark Jewel Quality at Scone on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 14 May 2017
A 1-2 for High Chaparral (IRE) in Saturday's Group III Chairman's Stakes (2000m) at Doomben as last start Wagga Gold Cup winner Stampede held the challenge of The Chairman.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Widden Stud's Nicconi enjoyed a stakes double on Saturday with Time Awaits winning the Group III SAJC Sires Produce Stakes at Morphettville followed later in the day by Quatronic taking out the $150,000 Listed Ortensia Stakes at Scone.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Striking Artie Schiller colt Good Standing looks to be back on track following a hugely impressive performance in Saturday's Listed Queensland Day Handicap (1350m).
Mark Smith - Sunday, 14 May 2017
There have been few more revered racehorses to come out of New Zealand than Rough Habit so it seems fitting the kiwis, both equine and human, should dominate the finish of Saturday's Group III Rough Habit Plate (2000m) at Doomben.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 13 May 2017
Champion Victorian trainer Darren Weir famously won a Melbourne Cup with a son of Rich Hill Stud's evergreen stallion Pentire (GB) and he looks to have another fine staying prospect in Volatile Mix who captured Saturday's $600,000 Group I UBET South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 13 May 2017
Can he be stopped? Snitzel made it four stakes winners on the day when Redzel captured the Group I Doomben 10,000 before Snitzel's 3yo daughter Vienna Miss sprung a $81 surprise in the Listed Adelaide Guineas (1600m) at Morphettville.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 13 May 2017
The Ben Currie-trained Cantbuybetter bought up a maiden stakes win in Saturday's Listed Singapore Turf Club Members Handicap (1600m at Doomben and in the process credited premier jockey Jeff Lloyd with his 150th Queensland winner for the season.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 13 May 2017
A $475,000 Inglis Easter purchase from the Newhaven Park draft, royally bred Redoute's Choice colt France claimed the scalp of dual Group I winner Prized Icon at Scone on Saturday when scoring a scintillating last to first win in the $400,000 Inglis Scone Guineas.
Mark Smith - Saturday, 13 May 2017
Arrowfield Stud's Snitzel is on a rampage towards his first Champion Australian General Sires title.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 13 May 2017
Carrying the colours of $7million earner Criterion, superbly bred Fastnet Rock filly Miss Debutante claimed a valuable Black Type win at Scone on Saturday in the $150,000 Listed Denise's Joy Quality.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 13 May 2017
The Group III SAJC Sires Produce Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday produced a thrilling finish with Nicconi filly Time Awaits finishing too fast for Sebring filly Broadband to snatch a narrow victory in the 1400 metre contest.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 12 May 2017
Former champion jockey Darren Beadman posted his first stakes-winner for Godolphin when imported Holy Roman Emperor gelding Duca Valentinois (IRE) took out the $200,000 Listed Scone Cup on Friday.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 12 May 2017
Luke Murrell and Jamie Lovett of Australian Bloodstock have expectations of European success this weekend with key runners in two Group races in France and Germany, but started the celebrations early when their two year-old filly Excelamour scored a fast finishing win in the $100,000 Inglis Scone 2YO Classic on Friday.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 12 May 2017
Twelve of the most worthy and vital employees in the Australian thoroughbred racing and breeding industry have been selected as finalists in the 2017 Godolphin Stud and Stable Staff Awards.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 12 May 2017
The Invincible Spirit sire-line is returning to Chatswood Stud - the same stud that introduced the Champion Sire to Australia back in 2003, producing I Am Invincible.
Racenet - Friday, 12 May 2017
There were plenty of two year-old barrier trials all around the country in the past week so here are all the placegetters with breeding and sales results.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 12 May 2017
The second foal of unbeaten world champion sprinter Black Caviar has been named.
Mark Smith - Thursday, 11 May 2017
Just a few weeks into the new flat season in Europe, Galileo is already putting a space on his rivals but this is going to be a shout-out for our own home-grown champion Fastnet Rock.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 11 May 2017
Inglewood Stud is offering a unique incentive for North Island breeders to send their mares to Inglewood's resident stallion Zacinto next season.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 11 May 2017
The Group I South Australian Derby will be watched more eagerly than most by Inglewood Stud General Manager Gus Wigley on Saturday.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 11 May 2017
The Stallion Directory on Bloodstockauction has proved to be hugely popular with breeders and is being used by an ever increasing number of stud farms as a key tool in promoting their stallions and to drive nomination sales.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 11 May 2017
All eyes were on South Australia last Saturday for that states premier race day and the SAJC Queen Adelaide Stakes held particular interest for the team from Tyreel Stud.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 11 May 2017
The 2017 thoroughbred champions were announced at the HTBA's 26th Annual Awards Night held at Australia's Horse Capital in Scone.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 11 May 2017
Three Bridges Thoroughbreds have confirmed service fees on their exciting young sire Unencumbered, whose first runners will be unleashed in the spring and on their proven Group I producing sire Stryker.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 11 May 2017
As the Horse Festival swings into top gear this weekend with the Scone Cup Carnival, another equine related venture is just around the corner from being launched.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 11 May 2017
Plenty of interest in Daily Debutants today and possibly another winner for All Too Hard.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Newhaven Park's Delago Deluxe was in hot form on Wednesday with a bold front running winner at Ascot in Perth and a close second at Canterbury.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Australia's leading first season sire by winners, Widden Stud's Your Song added another to the tally when Jolie Rose blitzed the opposition at Murray Bridge on Wednesday to win as she pleased.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 10 May 2017
US based Stonestreet Stables outlaid $470,000 at the Magic Millions Sale last year to secure stunning Sebring filly Seaglass from the Burnewang North draft and she opened her account at Canterbury on Wednesday.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Featured this morning on Breednet as a Daily Debutant to watch, three year old Dream Ahead (USA) gelding Forever Dream kicked off his career with a stylish victory at Canterbury on Wednesday  and provided a first winner for Richard Freedman.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Galileo, indisputably the best sire in the world, demonstrated his unparalleled excellence again over the weekend, with his three-year-old offspring Churchill and Winter winning the Group I  2,000 Guineas and Group I 1,000 Guineas respectively at Newmarket.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 10 May 2017
The Australian Bloodstock team of Luke Murrell and Jamie Lovett have enjoyed a fruitful run since the start of the year with numerous Australian stakes victories keeping their familiar blue, white and black colours firmly in the spotlight.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 10 May 2017
Quality Hong Kong sprinter Lucky Bubbles has scored a timely breakthrough at Group One level, winning a competitive Chairman's Sprint Prize (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 10 May 2017
The inaugural Inglis Chairman's Sale last month featured a select entry of quality weanlings that produced strong results for our red hot young sire Deep Field, the fastest son of Northern Meteor.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 10 May 2017
The list of Daily Debutants for Wednesday includes the first foal of a Group I ATC Coolmore Classic winner.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 9 May 2017
NZB's National Weanling, Broodmare and Mixed Bloodstock Sale  concluded today with solid results achieved on the back of the unprecedented 2016 Sale.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 9 May 2017
Unplaced on wet ground at Randwick on debut last month, two year-old All Too Hard gelding All Too Sweet showed his true form on a good surface at Hawkesbury on Tuesday when beating the older horses.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 9 May 2017
Neville Murdoch is pleased to announce the 2017 service fees for Larneuk Stud's exciting spring line-up.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 9 May 2017
The Tamalee Farm Sale on Sunday May 21 at 11 am features a collection of well grown, well developed,well related racing prospects by Savabeel's half-brother Arlington.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 9 May 2017
As Snitzel races towards the world record for 2yo winners in a season, Kitchwin Hills are pleased to announce that they will be standing his explosive son Sooboog at stud this season.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 9 May 2017
Chatswood Stud is thrilled to announce Group I producer, All American as a new addition to their stallion roster for the 2017 breeding season.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 9 May 2017
War Front's top class Group I winning son Declaration of War (USA) is off the mark with his first winner in the Northern Hemisphere after two year-old colt Declarationoflove scored an easy win at Windsor in the UK on Monday.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 9 May 2017
Bowness Stud dual-hemisphere serving stallion Bullet Train (GB) was represented by his first domestic winner when Egyptian Bullet won the opening event on Monday's program at Wangaratta in Victoria.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
Domestic and international demand for quality weanlings was the order of day today at NZB's National Weanling , Broodmare and Mixed Bloodstock Sale held at Karaka.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
Scenic Lodge has announced its service fees for 2017 in the lead-up to Black Heart Bart's defence of the Group 1 Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on May 20.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
Eight juvenile heats at Rosehill on Monday morning produced plenty of interest with a runaway victory for an eye-catching son of Foxwedge and a promising win for a half-brother to a Group I winner at Sha Tin on Sunday.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
Andrew Williams has made an instant sale ring impact on his return to New Zealand.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
With his established stars Capitalist and Winning Rupert off to stud this spring, Written Tycoon is looking for new talent for the season ahead and produced a likely candidate at Flemington on Saturday in Booker, a $230,000 Inglis Premier purchase from the Mill Park draft.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
Newhaven Park tasted success at Newcastle on Saturday with their promising homebred Redoute's Choice filly Hittite, whose two year-old full sister Mintha gained some valuable Black Type in Adelaide.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
Aquis Farm's Domesday added a new stakes horse to his tally at Morphettville on Saturday when progressive four year-old Have Another Glass chased classy mare Amelie's Star home for second in the Group II SAJC Queen of the South Stakes.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
Leading Australian sire Sebring has enjoyed a red letter weekend with his daughter Egg Tart capturing the Group I SAJC Australasian Oaks and this his brilliant son Lucky Bubbles leading home an Aussie bred trifecta in the Group I Chairman's Sprint Prize at Sha Tin on Sunday.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
Coolmore's champion sire Galileo achieved a memorable Group I double over the weekend with his son Churchill capturing the Group I English 2,000 Guineas and then his dashing grey daughter Winter taking out the Group I English 1,000 Guineas.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
Six year-old Australian bred Hussonet (USA) gelding Contentment claimed another major victory in Hong Kong on Sunday when taking out the Group I Champions Mile.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 8 May 2017
Winning a maiden juvenile plate at Greyville in South Africa on Sunday was two year-old Harbour Watch (IRE) colt Trojan Harbour, who comes from the famed Dancing Show (USA) family.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 7 May 2017
Well bred mare Profound Wisdom topped today's Magic Millions Adelaide May Yearling and Bloodstock Sale at Morphettville.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 7 May 2017
Al Wukair enhanced his growing reputation as a top-class European 3-year-old when the brilliant son of Dream Ahead (USA) finished an unlucky minor placegetter in the Group 1 Newmarket 2000 Guineas (8f) overnight.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 7 May 2017
With her win in Saturday's $500,000 Group II Euclase Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville, Bel Esprit filly Sweet Sherry took her stakes tally to three although they have been well spaced.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 7 May 2017
John Velasquez guided the Todd Pletcher-trained Always Dreaming through the slop to win Saturday's Grade I Kentucky Derby before 158,070 fans at Churchill Downs.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 7 May 2017
Memories of the Air Express filly Airwave running on into second place behind Choisir in the Group I Golden Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot came flooding back when Galileo colt Churchill gave trainer Aidan O'Brien a record-breaking eighth victory in the Group I 2000 Guineas (1 mile) at Newmarket on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 7 May 2017
Vinery Stud's stalwart Testa Rossa came agonisingly close to a Group double at Morphettville on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 7 May 2017
Ontrack Thoroughbreds Grant Morgan has a penchant for black thoroughbreds and it has served him well with the likes of champion sprinter Brazen Beau and Saturday's Group III Gold Coast Guineas winner Savanna Amour.
Mark Smith - Sunday, 7 May 2017
Followings wins in the Group II Ajax Stakes at Rosehill and Group I Doncaster Mile at Randwick, It's Somewhat (USA) made it three in a row in Saturday's Group II Hollindale Stakes (1800m) to send Godolphin's retained trainer John O'Shea out on a winning note.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday, 7 May 2017
A pair of Australian bred colts by Redoute's Choice from National Colour (SAfr)) both won Group I events in South Africa at Turffontein on Saturday in the famed blue and white colours of Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid al Maktoum's Shadwell Stud.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 6 May 2017
Classy mare Secret Agenda sent her residual value through the roof when she demolished her rivals with a dashing win in today's $1 million Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 6 May 2017
Widden Stud's marquee sire Sebring added a third Group I winner to his tally when rapidly improving filly Egg Tart scored a scintillating victory in the Group I SAJC Australasian Oaks at Morphettville on Saturday.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 6 May 2017
Unheralded three year old filly With a Promise was not expected to trouble the older mares in the Listed Silk Stocking at the Gold Coast on Saturday, but nobody told her that.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 6 May 2017
Up until Saturday, Religify had won 10 races and over $600,000 in prizemoney, but amazingly had never won a stakes race, an anomaly that was rectified at the Gold Coast with a determined victory in the Listed Prime Ministers Cup.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 6 May 2017
Set to stand at Blue Gum Farm in Victoria this spring, Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign's sire Manhattan Rain added a new juvenile stakes-winner to his tally at Morphettville on Saturday in Indian Thunder, who has a sibling headed to the 2017 Inglis Scone Yearling Sale next week.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 6 May 2017
Gifted juvenile Ardrossan added black type performance to his impressive pedigree when he kept his perfect record intact at Te Rapa.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 6 May 2017
Blue-blooded Fastnet Rock filly Dawn Wall was a class above in the Listed Gold Coast Bracelet on Saturday, surging away from a big field to win by a length and a half.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 6 May 2017
Less than 24 hours after the China Horse Club colours were carried to victory in the Group I Kentucky Oaks by Abel Tasman, they were back in the winner's circle at the Gold Coast where two year-old Choisir colt Taking Aim took out the Group III Ken Russell Memorial Classic.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 6 May 2017
Precocious youngster Prom Queen has ended her two-year-old season as emphatically as she started it.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday, 6 May 2017
The Group I English 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket is run in the early hours of Sunday morning and the colts seen as the top four contenders all hold some interest for Australian breeding and racing fans with Dream Ahead (USA), Excelebration (IRE) and Frankel all seen as having winning hopes as well as the inevitable Galileo.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 5 May 2017
There will be plenty of great opportunities for buyers at Sunday's Adelaide May Yearling and Bloodstock Sale.
Mark Smith - Friday, 5 May 2017
Plenty of Antipodean interest in this weekend's Kentucky Derby, firstly with the New Zealander Steven Nicholson and wife Brandi the breeders of likely favourite Classic Empire; then there's Helmet's Irish-bred, UAE Derby winner Thunder Snow; and Aussie-born trainer Ian Wilkes saddles up a genuine hope in the Ghostzapper colt McCracken.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 5 May 2017
Two days, two Cups and one sire - High Chaparral (IRE).
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 5 May 2017
Group 1 Caulfield Guineas winner Divine Prophet (Choisir) will join Aquis Farm's stallion roster at AQUIS Emirates Park in the Hunter Valley this coming spring.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 5 May 2017
STALLION sire service donations totalling almost $50,000 have been donated to the Racing Reaches Out Fundraiser at Clifford Park on Saturday, May 13.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 5 May 2017
The owners and breeders of last Saturday's impressive Group III Cambridge Breeders' Stakes (1200m) winner Sweet Leader have lofty ambitions.
Racenet - Friday, 5 May 2017
There were plenty of two year-old barrier trials all around the country in the past week so here are all the placegetters with breeding and sales results.
Tara Madgwick - Friday, 5 May 2017
Following last week's announcement that champion galloper Turn Me Loose will join Windsor Park Stud's 2017 roster, the stud has confirmed their Group One performed Australian entires Vanbrugh and Rageese will also retire to stud this Spring.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
The tide can turn quickly for a young stallion when the winners start to flow.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
It was a syndicate of heavy hitters in the bloodstock world that cheered home this impressive son of All Too Hard at Gosford on Thursday.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
The winning run for Foxwedge continued on the first day of the Wagga Cup Carnival with a brilliant win for the Danny Williams trained three year-old Volpe, who started a warm favourite.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
Last year's Champion Australian First Season Sire Smart Missile might be chasing the current division leaders Foxwedge and So You Think in terms of earnings, but he has them covered by winners after posting his 50thof the season on Thursday.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
Bruce Slade will take on the role of Newgate General Manager from 1 June 2017 replacing Sam Fairgray who is leaving the operation to head up leading Victorian Stud Woodside Park.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
Involved in the thoroughbred industry for 25 years, Sam brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge having worked in the role of General Manager at Newgate Farm for two years and prior to that Arrowfield for 14 years.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
The handsome son of Golden Slipper winner Stratum and high class juvenile Group II winner Attention has been added to the Aquis Farm stallion roster in Queensland for the spring.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
Northland trainers Donna Logan and Chris Gibbs might double their hand for next month's Group I  JJ Atkins Stakes in Brisbane if promising youngster Not Usual Trip can stay unbeaten at Te Rapa on Saturday.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
The 2017 Adelaide Festival of Racing kicks off this Saturday with two runners for Blueblood Thoroughbreds in the two featured Group 1 races.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
Spendthrift shuttler Jimmy Creed (USA) has broken the ice with his first winner after two year-old colt Admiral Jimmy scored an explosive win on debut at Gulfstream.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
Hot on the heels of the announcement that the regally bred Wolf Cry is to make his stud debut at Larneuk Stud this spring, his family has been recognised as one of the best with great results in the sales ring.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday, 4 May 2017
Smart Missile is looking for his 50th winner of the season and may have it with this debutant at Warrnambool on Thursday.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 3 May 2017
Champion sire Fastnet Rock has had a great run with his two year-olds this year and this debut winner at Ascot is his tenth juvenile winner of the season.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 3 May 2017
The $150,000 Listed Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool on Wednesday produced a trifecta for Widden Stud based sires with Sebring gelding Ulmann powering clear ahead of Stellar Collision and Well Sprung, who are both by Star Witness.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 3 May 2017
The catalogue is now online for the 2017 Magic Millions Gold Coast National Yearling Sale to be held from June 6 to 8.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 3 May 2017
An attractive three-in-one package featuring a quality mare with a colt at foot by Dundeel and back in foal to the starry son of High Chaparral is the highlight in the current gavelhouse.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 3 May 2017
Winning on debut over 1300 metres for a two year-old is never an easy task, but it proved achievable for Godolphin blueblood Barbeque, a three-quarter brother to Aquis Farm's exciting new sire Furnaces.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 3 May 2017
The huge Godolphin racing empire produces hundreds of young thoroughbreds and not all of the fillies are retained to add to the Darley broodmare band which means opportunity for others.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 3 May 2017
A Group One pedigree was to the fore at Matamata where Griffin opened his career in perfect fashion.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 3 May 2017
New Zealand Bloodstock's National Weanling, Broodmare and Mixed Bloodstock Sale, which will be held at Karaka on Monday and Tuesday next week, has had numerous significant pedigree updates since the catalogues went to print in late March.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday, 3 May 2017
After producing her first foal for Emirates Park last spring, Golden Slipper winner Mossfun has travelled to the Northern Hemisphere to continue her stud career.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 2 May 2017
This blue-blooded Foxwedge filly from the family of $7million earner Criterion was an easy pick as the One to Watch on Tuesday.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 2 May 2017
A quick perusal of the Daily Debutants list on Tuesday morning revealed a standout contender, who duly saluted at Kembla for Team Godolphin.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 2 May 2017
The most expensive sire to stand in Victoria this spring, Written Tycoon sired talented filly Je Suis Tycoon to win the $70,000 Gold strike for two year-olds at Warrnambool on Tuesday.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 2 May 2017
It was a good weekend's work for Edinglassie's smart stakes winners Kobayashi (Caulfield) and Fox Hall (Morphettville).
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 2 May 2017
New Zealander Sir Peter Vela is great student of racing history so he well knows the significance of what his colt is on the cusp of achieving this weekend.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 2 May 2017
New Zealander Steven Nicholson is about to live the dream of many a horseman - to watch a three-year-old he bred step out in this weekend's Group I Kentucky Derby.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 2 May 2017
Young Darley sire Helmet already has a Group I winner in the Northern Hemisphere in Kentucky Derby contender Thunder Snow and has another classy colt on the rise in Italian based Anda Muchacho.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 2 May 2017
The two year-old maiden at Kembla on Tuesday features a number of interesting first starters including a Godolphin runner by Exceed and Excel from one of their best producing mares.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday, 2 May 2017
Jumps racing in Great Britain is big business attracting as much or more interest than the flat racing and the stallion that dominated this season is one that shuttled to Australia for five seasons from 1997 to 2001.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 1 May 2017
Alice Springs trainer Lisa Lefoe won the $30,000 Inglis Red Centre 2YO Classic at Pioneer Park last year with Desert Lashes, who has gone on to stakes success, and won the race again on Monday with Iron Lotus.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 1 May 2017
Every year we see a selection of superbly performed shuttle sires arrive on our shores billed as the 'perfect outcross', yet very few achieve meaningful success.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 1 May 2017
Under offer three-year-old Tavidream will head to Brisbane this week regardless of a change of ownership.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 1 May 2017
New Zealand Bloodstock's upcoming National Weanling, Broodmare and Mixed Bloodstock Sale will feature an outstanding range of proven and up-and-coming sires, both in the weanling category and among the covering sires of the broodmares.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 1 May 2017
The John Moore-trained More Than Ready (USA) gelding Eagle Way may have booked himself a ticket back to his native Australia later in the year after taking out the Group III Queen Mother Memorial Cup Handicap (2400m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 1 May 2017
Scoring a commanding debut victory in the $90,000 Silver Horseshoe at Kranji on Sunday was two year-old Golden Archer colt Whistling Win, an $80,000 Magic Millions 2YO's in Training purchase for his trainer Leticia Dragon.
Tara Madgwick - Monday, 1 May 2017
The strength of the Japanese thoroughbreds was again demonstrated in Hong Kong on Sunday when the Group 1 Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup (2000m) at Sha Tin was win by Neorealism, who repelled Pakistan Star's late rally to ensure a fourth Japanese victory in the HK$20 million feature.