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Lucky double at Lark Hill

Bradbury’s Luck has his first crop from Yarradale Stud timed to make an impact going forward to the Perth Magic Millions Yearling Sale.

At Lark Hill on Monday, he signalled an early breakthrough with 2yo trial winners Gracienne and Keep Your Feet. Both youngsters won from the front and scored…

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Musical tone to Mandurah Cup

Neven Botica is an ardent supporter of War Chant (USA) and that patronage has paid off again with a running double at Pinjarra.

His 4yo homebred mares Dance Music and Flower Of War won in tandem last Saturday to bring their combined records to an amazing 13 wins in 22…

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Numbers adding up for Playing God

Playing God is laying the platform for a storied stud career that commences another chapter at Ascot this Saturday.

The first starter from his third crop – Convalesce – is on debut in the Amelia Park Plate (1100m) off a winning gallop in a Lark Hill trial on Monday morning….

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Final Blackfriars crop at Magic Millions

WA-based Scenic Lodge owners David and Jeremy Smith bid farewell to Champion sire Blackfriars when Magic Millions knocks down his final yearlings at the Swan Valley sale complex on February 17 & 18.

There are 11 lots by Blackfriars in the Scenic Lodge consignment and another four from outside clients. …

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Long Leaf to stand at Rangeview Stud

Rangeview Stud has acquired Fastnet Rock stakes winner Long Leaf to stand at its Burekup property in the south-west of WA.

A precocious 2yo colt, Long Leaf commenced his career with a winning hat-track culminating in the LR Blue Diamond Preview at Caulfield in 2018.  From that point, he competed…

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Graphic colt from Gold Front

Awesome Rock’s first-crop yearling colt from Sigaro made everyone sit up and take notice at the Gold Coast Magic Millions Sale on Sunday.

Catalogued as Lot 985 by Attunga Stud as agent for Gold Front owners Alan and Sue Olive, he put on a show in the sale-ring that was…

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Sunspeed Magazine online

Sunspeed Magazine’s Summer 2020 edition will be distributed next week ahead of the Perth Magic Millions Yearling Sale in February.

Playing God filly Kay Cee headlines the latest publication following her Group 1 victory in the Kingston Town Classic.  Sunspeed also previews vendor consignments to the Magic Millions and profiles…

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Perfect double for Peters

With close seconds in the two races leading into Saturday’s Group 3 La Trice Classic (1800m), leading owner-breeder Bob Peters wasn’t inclined to think it was going to be his day.

After all, his sole runner in the La Trice – Perfect Jewel – had been out of the winners’…

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Big girl’s big win in Scorcher

It’s little wonder that Jim Anderson gave his giant, grey mare Fabergino a massive cheer as she raced home to notch up her second career stakes victory in Saturday’s Listed Summer Scorcher (1000m) at Ascot.

First up, Anderson races the horse with good mates, John Beesley, Marty McDonagh and John…

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Leonardo da Hinchi retires to Gold Front

Gold Front Thoroughbreds will stand Melbourne Group 2 winner Leonardo da Hinchi at stud in Western Australia.

His service fee is yet to be confirmed although it’s expected to be the in the $5,000 range.  A son of ill-fated champion sire Hinchinbrook (Fastnet Rock), he will stand alongside Flemington Group…

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