Geisel Park signs French 2YO Group 1 winner Vert De Grece

Geisel Park Stud owner Eddie Rigg has flagged his plans to upgrade Western Australia’s stallion ranks with news of his new arrival Vert De Grece (Ire).

A Group 1 2yo winner of the 2014 Criterium International (1600m) at Saint-Cloud, Vert De Grece is a son of Verglas who has done…

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Group 1 breakthrough by Silent Sedition

Silent Sedition’s well-deserved victory in the William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley is a Group 1 first in Australia for Yarradale Stud sire War Chant (USA).

It was also an elite-level breakthrough for trainer Andrew Noblet and jockey Katelyn Mallyon.

Silent Sedition (4m War Chant – Fiorentina by Dubai Destination)…

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South-west dominated by Yarradale Men

Material Man completed a south-west carnival clean-sweep for Yarradale Stud in the Listed Bunbury Cup (2200m) on Thursday.

Yarradale stallions claimed all 5 feature races run at Pinjarra and Bunbury in the last month.

MATERIAL MAN (Vital Equine) – LR AHA Cup & LR Bunbury Cup

Material Man is trained by Justin…

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Lucky Street retires to Darling View Thoroughbreds

Champion WA 2YO colt Lucky Street has been signed to start his stud career at Darling View Thoroughbreds this year.

Lucky Street was a precocious sprinter of the highest order blitzing the 2015 Magic Millions 2YO Classic, Listed Perth Stakes and Group 2 Karrakatta Plate by a combined margin of…

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Perth Star for All American

American Star was sent to Perth to help promote Geisel Park sire All American and he began fulfilling that job description on Saturday.

Ridden back in the field for the first time this preparation, he burst through a gap in the final stages for a narrow victory in the Mumm…

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Rangeview repeat in Karrakatta

Rangeview Stud stallion So Secret can win a second Karrakatta Plate with Wacked Out at Ascot on April 1.

The TAB has introduced Neville Parnham’s promising colt at $15 for the $500,000 assignment after his Listed victory in the Perth Stakes (1100m) on Saturday.

So Secret sired Hobart Jones to win…

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Group 3 Gimcrack winner by Demerit

Kiss Bang Love has provided Taunton Vale sire Demerit with his first black-type winner in the G3 Gimcrack Stakes (1100m) at Ascot.

The Demerit filly cost trainer Russell Stewart a mere $9,000 at the 2016 Perth Magic Millions and is now a $6 second-favourite for the $500,000 G2 Karrakatta Plate…

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All American colts popular in Adelaide

Geisel Park sire All American completed a successful Adelaide Magic Millions with a Book 1 colt that made $70,000 and Book 2 colt that topped the leader-board at $56,000.

Champion trainer Darren Weir secured the All American – Illusionary colt (Lot 115) for $70,000 from Arrowfield Stud on Tuesday.  He’s…

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Vital Equine stayer Bunbury Cup Material

Material Man continued his ultra-consistent form for trainer Justin Warwick with a half-length victory in the Listed AHA Cup (2019m) at Bunbury on Sunday.

It was his 8th win in 12 starts and the first at black-type level for owner-breeders Mike and Jill MacDermott.  “He made tough work of it…

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Dash For Cash stayer wins Stony Creek Cup

Youl Dash For Cash launched his latest staying campaign with a brave victory in the $75,000 Stony Creek Cup (2100m) on Sunday.

The son of Scenic Lodge sire Dash For Cash settled in the box seat for jockey Jye McNeil and then dug deep in the straight to defeat Adirondack…

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