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Snitzel spearhead at Rivercrest Park

Orbis Bloodstock has announced its Snitzel 2yo stakes winner Ducimus will cover his first book at Rivercrest Park Stud in Western Australia this year.

The news comes just days after Snitzel landed the Magic Millions 2YO Classic with Exhilarates.  Australia’s reigning champion sire has banked $16.11 million in prizemoney this…

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Millionaire WA filly on Gold Coast

Western Australia played its part during a record-breaking Magic Millions Sale that grossed $182 million by the close of trade on Tuesday.

And the 86% clearance rate at the Gold Coast was a very encouraging statistic for the industry ahead of the 2019 yearling sale season.

Successful owner-breeders Keith Biggs and…

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Safeguard banker for Magic Millions Classic

Safeguard will increase his lead on the WA 2YO sires’ premiership if Miss West Coast maintains her winning run towards the $250,000 Magic Millions WA Classic at Pinjarra on February 9.

Standing alternate seasons at Mogumber Park and Oakland Park, he has banked $299,000 to establish an early margin over…

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Elusive win essential for Dubai

All American star Elusive State will qualify for the Dubai World Cup meeting if he can land another win – his sixth in a row – next time out in Hong Kong.

Trainer Tony Millard is banking on another ratings boost to make the requisite level for the G2 Godolphin…

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Snippetson breakthrough for Scenic Lodge

Scenic Lodge sire Snippetson was represented by his first WA-bred winner when Bubaroochy landed a long-priced plunge at Pinjarra on Saturday.

Bubaroochy settled at the tail of the field under Mitch Pateman before ranging up to odds-on favourite Rubic Rose (Rubick) in the straight.  He did best in a head-bobbing…

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Shooter puts pedal to the Metal

Shaun McGruddy has built an outstanding strike-rate with Misty Metal winning 6 from 8 aboard the daughter of Oratorio.

They won the LR Jungle Mist Classic (1200m) and LR Summer Scorcher (1000m) during the summer carnival and there’s more black-type looming in the months ahead.

Trainers Robert and Todd Harvey have…

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Breaking winners at Balmoral Park

Balmoral Park was represented by several winners on either side of the Xmas -New Year break starting with its Proart homebreds Invisible Pro and Missing Pro.

Invisible Pro collared Stratocreed and then held off late closer Notta Mocha to claim his second win at Ascot in the Minearc Systems Hcp…

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Star Exhibit Wins Bravery Award

With five runners – nearly a third of the field – leviathan owner-breeder Bob Peters was supposed to win Saturday’s Group 2 Perth Cup over 2400m at Ascot.

And win it he did.  It’s just that he wasn’t supposed to win it with Star Exhibit.

Sure, Star Exhibit, had won the…

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Fusion loving life in Albany

Wild Fusion took an early lead for the Western Racepix Great Southern Horse Of The Year title with a winning hat-trick in December.

His trainer Steve Wolfe won the 2017-18 Great Southern award with Gauged (Danehill Express).

Wild Fusion (4g Oratorio – La Mia Bella by Vital Equine) races for a…

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Dream quest for Hong Kong Derby

The G1 Hong Kong Derby is high on the horizon for Dark Dream after the All American import took his rivals apart at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Racing second-up after a G1 Queensland Derby triumph in June, he charged through a gap in the straight for a four-length victory in…

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