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  • Northern Dancer (CAN) 1961
  • Fairy King (USA) 1982
  • Fairy Bridge (USA) 1975
  • Encosta De Lago (AUS) 1993
  • Star Way (GB) 1977
  • Shoal Creek (AUS) 1988
  • Rolls (USA) 1984
  • Needs Further (AUS) 2007
  • Danzig (USA) 1977
  • Danehill (USA) 1986
  • Razyana (USA) 1981
  • Crowned Glory (AUS) 1997
  • Bletchingly (AUS) 1970
  • Significant Moment (AUS) 1990
  • Lady Giselle (FR) 1982

Yearling Stats

Australian Yearling Stats (12 sold) Average Median
NEEDS FURTHER stands at Armidale Stud
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Latest News

Armidale Stud's blue-blooded Encosta de Lago stallion Needs Further became the first Australian freshman sire to post a stakes-winner when his talented two year-old filly Pateena Arena took out the $100,000 Listed Elwick Stakes at Hobart in Tasmania on Sunday.
Armidale Stud's exciting young Encosta de Lago son Needs Further sired his second winner at Launceston on Wednesday with a dominant victory for Pateena Arena.
Encosta de Lago's reputation as a sire of sires looks like being enhanced by his handsome Tasmanian based son Needs Further, whose promising filly Il Regalo made it two wins in as many starts at Hobart on Sunday.
Encosta de Lago's reputation as a sire of sires was enhanced when his handsome Tasmanian based son Needs Further landed his first winner with his first runner at Launceston on Wednesday evening.

Top Progeny

Pateena Arena 2 wins, 1 stakes
Il Regalo 2 wins

Top Nicks

Ladoni 1 winners, 1 stakes Pateena Arena
King Of Kings 1 winners Il Regalo

Top Trainers

Trainer Rnrs Wnrs Top Earner
J K Blacker 2 1 Il Regalo
Bill Ryan 1 1 Pateena Arena