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The progeny of former sale graduate Playing God dominated as figures surged during the Book Two component of the 2020 Magic Millions Perth Yearling Sale in the Swan Valley on Tuesday.
Heavenly Glow was the Champion Australian 3YO Filly for 2007/2008 and she is also the dam of an impressive maiden winner at Benalla on Tuesday.
With the running of the $1.5million Group I MRC Blue Diamond Stakes this weekend and the first of seven official Golden Slipper lead up races, we can expect the order of entry for the Golden Slipper to now start taking serious shape.
The field is out for the $1.5million Group I MRC Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) this weekend with the powerful Ciaron Maher and David Eustace stable to saddle six of the runners.
Newgate Farm’s Deep Field added a new to his tally on Monday to hit 50 winners for the season which is no small achievement for a second crop sire, whose oldest progeny are three year-olds.
The cracking half sister to speed sensation Quilista topped Day One of the 2020 Magic Millions Perth Yearling Sale in the Swan Valley on Monday.
Cox Plate winner Adelaide (IRE) already has a Group I winner to his credit in Funstar and this seven length maiden winner at Newcastle on Monday may well be his next Group I contender.
Letzbeglam could this weekend kick off a successful four-week Group One attack by Cambridge Stud owners Brendan and Jo Lindsay.
There were 21 heats at the Randwick trials on Monday morning and eight were for two year-olds which tells us the clock is well and truly ticking if you have a youngster with any plan in place to be running in carnival races this autumn.
Two-time Hong Kong Horse of the Year Beauty Generation (NZ) (Road to Rock) returned to his all-conquering best with a brilliant victory in Sunday’s HK$10 million Queen’s Silver Jubilee Cup (1400m) at Sha Tin.
$57,500 Ready to Run Sale graduate Countofmontecristo (NZ) (Echoes of Heaven) could be Dubai-bound after recording the ninth win of his high-quality career with a brilliant performance in Saturday’s S$400,000 Chairman’s Trophy (1600m) at Kranji.
Underrated sprinter Gytrash led in a First 4 of Inglis graduates when scoring a maiden G1 victory in Saturday's Black Caviar Lightning at Flemington.
The full brother of 2018 VRC Derby winner Extra Brut will go under the hammer at the Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale.
When a nick between two high profile sires delivers two Group I winners from just five runners it’s probably time to have a closer look at why it’s been successful and how it can be repeated.
While rugged Queenslander Alligator Blood may have taken out the first skirmish with classy New Zealand contender Catalyst, Kiwi trainer Clayton Chipperfield is confident his star can still win the war when the pair clash again in the Gr.1 Australian Guineas (1600m) in a fortnight.
Swettenham Seek Immortality with Invincible Son
Constructing an appealing stallion roster for a respected and successful commercial farm that seeks to offer something for everyone is no easy task and Adam Sangster had the feeling something was missing at Swettenham Stud, until now. MORE...
Stonehouse Present Full Brother to Derby Hero
The full brother of 2018 VRC Derby winner Extra Brut will go under the hammer at the Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale. MORE...
Magic Millions – Observations from the Bench
The bushfire crisis that has consumed much of the South Coast of NSW since mid-December made going to the Gold Coast this year an impossibility for me, however the wonders of technology and modern social media mean you can almost cover the sale better from afar.
Sire Profitability at Magic Millions 2020
Magic Millions 2020 has been well covered but we always find it interesting to take a look at the sires that returned the most profit for their supporters in terms of multiple of fee and straight profit.
Magic Pinhook Winners Book 2
Such was the strength of the Magic Millions Book 2 this year that several pinhookers operating in this slightly lower level of the market also posted big results with Queensland based KBL Thoroughbreds enjoying particular success.
STALLION ANNOUNCEMENTS 2020
Swettenham Seek Immortality with Invincible Son
Constructing an appealing stallion roster for a respected and successful commercial farm that seeks to offer something for everyone is no easy task and Adam Sangster had the feeling something was missing at Swettenham Stud, until now.
Everest Winner Yes Yes Yes Retired to Stud
Outstanding three year-old sprinter Yes Yes Yes has been retired to stud due to injury, the Everest winning son of Rubick to stand at Coolmore Australia in 2020.
NEW TO STUD 2020
Sire: I Am Invincible (Invincible Spirit)
Dam: Meliora (Ad Valorem)
Standing at Swettenham Stud
Rubick (Encosta De Lago) x Sin Sin Sin (Fantastic Light)
Standing at Coolmore Stud
SALES
GENERAL SIRES
Aussie Bred Wins HK Classic Mile
The $HK10million Hong Kong Classic Mile at Sha Tin on Monday was won in commanding style by exciting prospect Golden Sixty, an Aussie bred Medaglia D’Oro (USA) gelding, whose half-brother Quiet Riot was also a winner at Warwick Farm earlier in the day.
TOP SIRES BY PRIZEMONEY
I Am Invincible282115 (7)$9,861,555
Snitzel27099 (11)$9,495,514
Pierro18078 (7)$9,031,238
Rubick8430 (1)$8,949,395
Zoustar15363 (6)$7,996,456
TOP SIRES BY WINNERS
I Am Invincible282115 (7)$9,861,555
Written Tycoon277106 (5)$5,962,229
Snitzel27099 (11)$9,495,514
Sebring27893 (3)$5,904,365
Fastnet Rock20090 (5)$6,735,909
Love Conquers All
Mossman x She's A Meanie
158 runners this season for 58 winners
FIRST SEASON SIRES
Second Winner for Press Statement
A $340,000 purchase by Spicer Thoroughbreds out of the Aquis draft at the 2019 Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale, Incredulous Dream is the highest priced yearling to sell by her first season sire Press Statement but it looks money well spent after she made an impressive racetrack debut over 1100 metres at Bendigo on Saturday.
TOP SIRES BY PRIZEMONEY
Pride of Dubai142 (1)$721,505
Spill the Beans174$302,650
Headwater113$284,430
Night of Thunder62 (1)$283,650
Vancouver91$200,950
TOP SIRES BY WINNERS
Spill the Beans174$302,650
Headwater113$284,430
Night of Thunder62 (1)$283,650
Pride of Dubai142 (1)$721,505
Jabali42$162,275
Jabali
Exceed And Excel x Balalaika
SECOND SEASON SIRES
50th Winner for Deep Field
Newgate Farm’s Deep Field added a new to his tally on Monday to hit 50 winners for the season which is no small achievement for a second crop sire, whose oldest progeny are three year-olds.
TOP SIRES BY PRIZEMONEY
Rubick8430 (1)$8,949,395
Deep Field10850 (2)$2,797,245
Brazen Beau5824 (4)$2,435,445
Better Than Ready8335$1,674,820
Shooting to Win6522$1,620,255
TOP SIRES BY WINNERS
Deep Field10850 (2)$2,797,245
Better Than Ready8335$1,674,820
Rubick8430 (1)$8,949,395
Brazen Beau5824 (4)$2,435,445
Shooting to Win6522$1,620,255
Brazen Beau
I Am Invincible x Sansadee
58 runners this season for 24 winners and 3 stakes winners.
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RACING

Stakes Races Coming Up

Fri Feb 21: M V -
TYPHOON TRACY STAKES (1200m),
Sat Feb 22: RHIL -
HOBARTVILLE STAKES (1400m),
SILVER SLIPPER STAKES (1100m),
MILLIE FOX STAKES (1300m),
PARRAMATTA CUP (1900m),
Sat Feb 22: CAUL -
BLUE DIAMOND STAKES (1200m),
FUTURITY STAKES (1400m),
OAKLEIGH PLATE (1100m),
PETER YOUNG STAKES (1800m),
CAULFIELD AUTUMN CLASSIC (1800m),
ANGUS ARMANASCO STAKES (1400m),
MANNERISM STAKES (1400m),
ZEDITAVE STAKES (1200m),
MORNINGTON CUP PRELUDE (2000m),
Sat Feb 22: ASCT -
DETONATOR STAKES (1800m),
Sun Feb 23: LAUN -
VAMOS STAKES (1400m),
TASMANIAN OAKS (2100m),
Sun Feb 23: PINJ -
PINJARRA CLASSIC (1300m),