VOBIS SIRES YEARLINGS TO DEBUT ON THE GOLD COAST

The much-anticipated Magic Millions Gold Coast January Yearling Sale catalogue was released last week, and it features the first crop of horses to be eligible for the inaugural running of the $1.5 million VOBIS Sires race series. A total of 1062 yearlings have been entered in the Sale, which runs from January 10 to 16. Within the catalogue, 109 lots have been nominated to the Super VOBIS incentive scheme, 76 [...]

2018-08-08T02:21:38+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|Sales, Yearlings|

FIRST DAY OF GOFF SALES SEES CABLE BAY FOAL SOLD FOR 75,000 EURO – HIGHEST PRICED FOAL BY FIRST SEASON SIRE

On the opening day of the Goff’s November Foal Sale, a Cable bay colt out of a daughter of Australian Group 2 winner French Bid was sold for €75,000 to Tally Ho Stud making it the highest price foal for a first season sire. Highclere Stud’s Jake Warren, who bred the colt said, “we are delighted with the sale, this colt is an excellent example of the precocious, well balanced, [...]

2018-08-08T02:23:44+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Cable Bay, Sales, Stallions|

A GUNN IN THE BREEDING BARN

Ben Gunn has indeed been living up to his namesake this season, with excellent results and feedback on the young Stallion Manager throughout the industry. With this being his first season at Woodside Park Stud managing the covering barn, Gunn has arrived with a wealth of horse experience behind him, having been born and bred into the industry in Newmarket in the UK. His father was a jockey and his [...]

2018-08-08T02:24:24+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Staff, Stallions|

CHAMPION WRITTEN TYCOON GET’S HIS MELBOURNE CUP QUEEN

As race goers celebrate spring racing and the Melbourne Cup Carnival this week, studs and farms around Australia are in the thick of the breeding season. With newborn foals on the ground hopeful of becoming the next Winx or Black Caviar, the undeniable Queen of the Cups, belongs to the incredible racemare, Makybe Diva. Now a valuable broodmare, the “Diva” has visited the who’s who in Australian breeding barns, and [...]

2018-08-08T02:26:38+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Stallions, Written Tycoon|