South Africa spotlights Yarradale Lass

Yarradale Stud’s Group 1 winning mare Arabian Lass was back in the spotlight when one of her daughters was represented by a record-breaking yearling at the South African National Sale this week.

The Dynasty – Arabian Jazz colt was purchased by Hong Kong trainer Tony Millard for ZAR 4.25 million…

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This Bird Has Flown for Blackfriars

Scenic Lodge champion Blackfriars sired his latest two year-old winner at Ascot this week when Friarbird sprouted wings in the Westspeed Plate (1100m).

She was pocketed several lengths off the leaders and looked forlorn passing the furlong.  “She was hemmed in and I would have been happy if she just…

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Snippetson by demand at Scenic Lodge

Scenic Lodge has placed a $6,500 (plus gst) fee on Snippetson for his first Sunspeed book alongside champion sire Blackfriars this year.

Snippetson is a proven, young stallion with an exciting future in Western Australia.  “His stock are very commercial and he produces what the market demands – fast, early…

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Brisbane beckons Exquisite Jewel

Exquisite Jewel (NZ) has enhanced her chances of a late-season trip to Brisbane with an unlucky second to Werther in the G2 Valachi Downs Championship (2100m) at Ellerslie.

The Lucky Unicorn filly gave her all but was impeded when Werther drifted out on a couple of occasions in the straight. …

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Alfred Nobel winner set for Lily Agnes Stakes

Alfred Nobel colt An Duine Uasal will head to England after winning second-up at Cork on Monday.

An Duine Uasal (2c Alfred Nobel – Dany Song by Yankee Victor) won the Irish Stallion Farms Maiden (1000m) after a midfield finish on debut at the Curragh last month.  He disputed the…

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First winner by Proart

Glitterbell had been knocking on the door before bolting in at Ascot on Saturday.

The Proart filly was placed in 4 of her 5 starts prior to landing the first win for her sire in the Bell Vista Plate (1200m).  “She didn’t finish the race off two runs ago and…

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Express Dancer tops Perth Autumn Sale

A Bob Peters reduction was topped by Express Dancer during the Magic Millions Perth Autumn Sale on Friday.

The Charge Forward three year-old hasn’t been seen since finishing third on debut at Bunbury on January 3.  He will stay with trainer Grant Williams after being knocked down for $30,000.

Wanderer sold…

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Resonates Matched with Sessions

The owners of Resonates have chosen Oakland Park’s new sire Sessions for the free service won as part of her victory in the LR Matchmaker Stakes (1430m) at Ascot.

Resonates (4m Teofilo – Cuff by Warning) is raced by the Slater family from their Rural Vista property at North Dandalup. …

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First winner by Red Hot Choice

Red Hot Choice is the latest son of Redoute’s Choice to sire a winner following Chillie Storm’s barrier-to-box victory at Bunbury.

The Roy Rogers trained youngster is the first foal to race by Red Hot Choice.  He had been caught wide on debut at Albany but jumped straight to the…

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My Poppette firing for Snippetson

Incoming Scenic Lodge sire Snippetson is firing in the juvenile division and Melbourne filly My Poppette is among 7 of his two year-olds winners this season.

Trained by Colin and Cindy Alderson, she won on debut at Pakenham and then ran a bottler when runner-up to top colt Black Vanquish…

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