Military precision at Mungrup Stud

Mungrup Stud owners Gray and Jan Williamson co-ordinated a military-like operation transporting 42 yearlings from Narrikup to the Perth Magic Millions at first light on Thursday.

It’s a family-run enterprise with their daughters Claire and Ann both hands on.  Claire manages the yearlings while Ann and husband Tom are an…

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Stratum filly a standout at Scenic Lodge

Scenic Lodge’s brother to Delicacy isn’t the only gem among its yearlings by Hunter Valley sires at the Perth Magic Millions next week.

The Stratum – Razzia (Scenic) filly is a standout on type and she owns a pedigree that won’t stand still.  Catalogued as Lot 106, she is a…

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Proven formula works for Let It Slip

Gervase Park owner Dr Chris Gales will head to the Perth Magic Millions yearlings sale with a spring in his step after Let It Slip’s victory in the Magic Millions WA 3YO Trophy (1200m) on Sunday.

Gales sold the daughter of Not A Single Doubt to a large syndicate for…

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Gun run by The River

Western Breeders Alliance enjoyed a perfect start to its new breeding partnership when The River scored a dominant victory in the Magic Millions WA 2YO Classic (1200m).

The Trevor Andrews trained youngster was sent out the $3 favourite against a crack field at Pinjarra on Sunday and he made the…

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Yarradale filly coming up Roses

Rosewood Hill is heading for a classic campaign after winning the Perth Young Membership Hcp (1600m) at Ascot.

The Yarradale Stud homebred filly began her career with placings over sprint trips at Northam, Bunbury and Ascot earlier this season before stepping up to a mile for the first time at…

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Dynamic winner by Alfred Nobel

Lynward Park stallion Alfred Nobel (Ire) sired another new first-crop winner at Ascot on Saturday.

His exciting galloper Black Dynamite collared NZ bred front-runner Spirit Bird (Savabeel) in the closing stages of the Amelia Park Beef Hcp (1400m).  The Brian Kersley trainee had been runner-up to Rhi’s Rocket on debut…

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Burns busy ahead of Perth Magic Millions

Premium Bloodstock (FBAA) agent Grant Burns is coming off a whirlwind round of commitments ahead of the Perth Magic Millions on February 15.

The WA based agent-auctioneer started the New Year with a hole-in-one at the Widden Stud Golf Day on the Gold Coast and for an encore he knocked…

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Ascot Delicacy for Scenic Lodge

Ascot’s New Year meeting was a moving feast for Scenic Lodge ahead of the Perth Magic Millions yearling sale.

Champion mare Delicacy continued her winning run in the G2 Perth Cup and her younger brother will be one of the stars at the Magic Millions.  The Al Maher – Simply…

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Castle Queen checkmate at Ascot

Oratorio (Aus) added a second-string to his assault on the Magic Millions 3YO Trophy when Castle Queen caused an upset at Ascot on Saturday.

Castle Queen (3f Oratorio – Clarecastle by Tribu) had won a Bunbury maiden in December but drifted to $51 in a race that looked tailor-made for…

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Yarradale filly wins War in Singapore

War Chant’s imported filly War Citi franked her promising trial form with a gutsy debut win in Singapore on Sunday.

War Citi (Aus) tracked front-runner Nova Star (Captain Rio) and then ranged up to the NZ bred gelding at the top of the straight.  They bunkered down for a two-horse…

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