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The half-sister to Godolphin's Group I contender Pohutukawa was a highlight at the Magic Millions National Weanling Sale on Thursday when fetching $425,000. Click here to find out more.
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A half sister to this season's group winner Pohutukawa jumped to the head of the top selling list at the 2019 Magic Millions National Weanling Sale on the Gold Coast today.
The benefit of purchasing Godolphin mares when they are offered at public auction was highlighted on Thursday when the half-sister to Group I Tatts Tiara contender Pohutukawa fetched $425,000 at the Magic Millions National Weanling Sale.
Adam Mackrell's South Coast based Bell View Park has established an enviable reputation for trading top quality mares and the draft of 21 to be offered at the Gold Coast in the 2019 Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale includes eight stakes performers and seven metropolitan winners.
Saturday’s $700,000 Group 1 Kingsford Smith Cup (1300m) may be devoid of the sprinting big guns it shapes as a most competitive race.
Next week's Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale has been further boosted with the late supplementary of superstar young New Zealand racemare Savvy Coup.
Proven WA based sire Demerit (Lonhro – Shame) has been relocated to Rob and Jody Gray’s Rangeview Stud Burekup following the recent passing of Taunton Vale Principal Kent Johnston.
Second to Graff in the Group III ATC San Domenico Stakes last spring, lightly raced Sebring gelding Neutrality has been sent to Hong Kong and given a name change to Yee Cheong Baby and duly won impressively at Happy Valley on Wednesday evening.
Colts by Not a Single Doubt and Snitzel shared top honours on Day One of the 2019 Magic Millions Gold Coast National Weanling Sale today.
The powerful Chris Waller stable produced a lovely two year-old winner for champion sire Fastnet Rock on Wednesday at Canterbury with Maddi Rocks cruising clear for an impressive win.
Cambridge trainer Tony Pike might be enjoying a purple patch across the Tasman, but on Wednesday he unearthed a filly on the home-front that looks destined to go to the upper grades.
The Godolphin two year-olds have been on fire this season and the winning run is not done yet with promising Epaulette gelding Kordia scoring a stylish win at Canterbury on Wednesday.
Champion Victorian sire Written Tycoon has been riding high this season with two new Group I winners in Despatch and Booker, but this week will bid farewell to one of his stalwart Group I stars in Music Magnate with his trainer Bjorn Baker announcing the seven year-old gelding has been retired.
All Too Hard posted the quinella in a competitive juvenile maiden at Kembla on Tuesday with the winner opening her career with an impressive victory.
Prepared by Anthony Freedman, talented Rubick colt Wilmot Pass scored a sparkling debut victory at Moe on Tuesday.
Ilovethiscity winner of the Group 1 Randwick Guineas, and producer of Group 1 two year-old El Dorado Dreaming will stand the 2019 breeding season at Noor Elaine Farm.
American Pharoah Trio Highlight Lime Country Weanlings
Fresh from success at the recent Inglis weanling and breeding stock sales, Southern Highlands based nursery Lime Country Thoroughbreds are poised to make a splash at the Magic Millions National Weanling Sale next week with six stunning youngsters, three of them from the first Australian crop of US Triple Crown winner American Pharoah (USA). MORE...
Holbrook Weanlings to Star at Gold Coast
Boutique Hunter Valley nursery Holbrook Thoroughbreds will present a quality draft at the Magic Millions National Weanling Sale next week by a variety of sires including rising star Dundeel and exciting young sire Rubick with the consignment also featuring the half-sister to current season juvenile stakes-winner Jericho Missile. MORE...
Sharing the Sebring Memories
Hardly a selfie but a wonderful memory for myself and my family - Leading our beloved family member back after his Golden Slipper win in 2008 - Sadly missed, never forgotten, eternally loved.
Redoute's Choice Crop by Crop
Since the first foals by Redoute’s Choice hit the ground in 2001, the champion stallion has to date produced 163 stakes winners, 34 of them at Group One level so here they are crop by crop.
First Season Sire Covering Stats for 2018
At the start of every breeding season there is always a new intake of sires to consider and they are invariably popular as everyone loves to discover the next big thing, so we've had a look at the covering stats for the new recruits of 2018 which include one high profile horse that is now back in training.
STALLION ANNOUNCEMENTS 2019
Dual G1 Winning Sprinter Jungle Cat to Stand at Telemon
The record-breaking sprinter JUNGLE CAT (IRE) will stand the upcoming Australian breeding season at Queensland’s Telemon Stud alongside Golden Slipper winner Kiamachi's sire Sidestep.
Fee Set for Grunt at Yulong
Multiple Group 1 winning Grunt(NZ) will spearhead Yulong Investments move into the stallion market in 2019, standing at the operation's Yulong Farm in Nagambie, Victoria for a fee of $13,750 inc.
Smart Missile Fee Set
Since transferring to Twin Hills Stud last year it’s been nothing but blue sky for Smart Missile with a continuing slew of winners putting him in the century club this season, his first Group I winner and a record book of mares in 2018 to ensure his progress continues onwards and upwards.
Encryption Joins Eureka Roster as 2019 Fees Set
Joining the roster in 2019 and in partnership with Godolphin is the regally bred Group 2 winner Encryption who will go to stud at the end of this racing campaign.
NEW TO STUD 2019
Sire: Fastnet Rock (Danehill)
Dam: Rose Of Cimmaron (Bite The Bullet)
Standing at: Aquis Victoria $13,200
Santos - I Am Invincible (Invincible Spirit) x Ghaliah (Secret Savings)
Standing at Aquis Hunter Valley NSW: $16,500
Brave Smash - Tosen Phantom (Neo Universe) x Tosen Smash (Tokai Teio)
Standing at Aquis Hunter Valley NSW: $22,000
Saxon Warrior - Deep Impact (Sunday Silence) x Maybe (Galileo)
Standing at Coolmore Stud: $24,750
The Autumn Sun - Redoute's Choice (Danehill) x Azmiyna (Galileo)
Standing at Arrowfield Stud: $77,000
SALES
GENERAL SIRES
Ilovethiscity Service Fee Announced
Ilovethiscity winner of the Group 1 Randwick Guineas, and producer of Group 1 two year-old El Dorado Dreaming will stand the 2019 breeding season at Noor Elaine Farm.
TOP SIRES BY PRIZEMONEY
Snitzel324161 (12)$22,123,560
I Am Invincible315162 (27)$15,111,173
Street Cry11760 (6)$14,063,648
Fastnet Rock25595 (9)$10,628,710
Not a Single Doubt21283 (13)$10,300,638
TOP SIRES BY WINNERS
I Am Invincible315162 (27)$15,111,173
Snitzel324161 (12)$22,123,560
Written Tycoon274128 (6)$8,403,772
Sebring306127 (9)$9,082,215
Smart Missile238117 (8)$7,076,034
Good Journey
Nureyev x Chimes of Freedom
63 runners this season for 24 winners
FIRST SEASON SIRES
Brilliant Debut Winner for Rubick
Prepared by Anthony Freedman, talented Rubick colt Wilmot Pass scored a sparkling debut victory at Moe on Tuesday.
TOP SIRES BY PRIZEMONEY
Sidestep164 (1)$2,477,420
Better Than Ready3717 (3)$1,636,225
Brazen Beau264 (1)$1,201,730
Deep Field3815 (2)$1,135,295
Rubick4011 (1)$1,099,520
TOP SIRES BY WINNERS
Better Than Ready3717 (3)$1,636,225
Deep Field3815 (2)$1,135,295
Rubick4011 (1)$1,099,520
Wandjina236$348,940
Shooting to Win175$288,775
Zebedee
Invincible Spirit x Cozy Maria
First Season Sire Runners Today: Brazen Beau (1), Deep Field (2), Hallowed Crown (1), Jimmy Creed (1), Olympic Glory (1), Rubick (1), Shooting To Win (1), Time For War (1), Verrazano (1), Zebedee (1),
For the full first season sires info incl daily runners, sires table, stats, news and more - CLICK HERE
SECOND SEASON SIRES
Stylish Winner for Epaulette
The Godolphin two year-olds have been on fire this season and the winning run is not done yet with promising Epaulette gelding Kordia scoring a stylish win at Canterbury on Wednesday.
TOP SIRES BY PRIZEMONEY
Zoustar11059 (6)$6,699,190
Spirit of Boom11049 (4)$4,613,125
Dundeel6532 (4)$3,916,660
Epaulette8343 (5)$2,705,426
Fiorente6921 (4)$2,293,410
TOP SIRES BY WINNERS
Zoustar11059 (6)$6,699,190
Spirit of Boom11049 (4)$4,613,125
Epaulette8343 (5)$2,705,426
Unencumbered6634 (1)$2,127,112
Sizzling8833 (1)$2,128,406
Shamus Award
Snitzel x Sunset Express
68 runners this season for 29 winners
Second Season Sire Runners Today: Carlton House (1), Declaration Of War (2), Dundeel (2), Eurozone (1), Fighting Sun (3), Fiorente (3), Kuroshio (2), Mahisara (2), Polanski (2), Sizzling (1), Spirit Of Boom (5), The Factor (2), Unencumbered (3), Zoustar (2),
For the full first season sires info incl daily runners, sires table, stats, news and more - CLICK HERE
The future sires still on the track identified and analyzed. From the AAA rating jewels in the crown to those just hitting the radar.
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