Now retired champion Australian
sire Encosta de Lago was again in the limelight at the 2016 Australian Horse of
the Year Awards in Sydney last night with his star daughter English crowned
Champion 3YO Filly, while his powerhouse son Chautauqua was honoured as the
brilliantly fast, blue-blooded sprinter Rubick was a popular pick with
broodmare owners last spring covering 217 mares and his stunning first foals
are delighting their owners.
sire Encosta de Lago added another Group I winner to his resume when four year-old
entire Mac de Lago landed the biggest prize of his career when taking out the
Group I Rising Sun Gold Challenge at Greyville in South Africa on Saturday.