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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|

ANOTHER GROUP 2 FOR WRITTEN TYCOON’S GALLANT SUPER CASH

Gallant is certainly the right word for the tough win of the Written Tycoon sired, Super Cash in the Group 2 Schillaci Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. With Illustrious Lad hitting the front and looking like the winner at the 150-metre mark, Trainer Andrew Noblet’s Super Cash was able to wear down her rivals in the shadows of the post to claim another first-up victory. Jockey Katelyn Mallyon was delighted [...]

2018-08-08T02:27:32+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Stallions, Written Tycoon|

LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON, LIKE GRANDSON

With numerous reports that his first foals are outstanding coming through daily from all around the country, Rich Enuff is proving to be Written Tycoon’s most exciting son at stud. Rich Enuff has had the support of numerous top-class mares at stud, and as a sire, he will brilliantly continue on the legacy that began at Daandine Stud in Queensland, where Jan Clark famously bred both Written Tycoon and Capitalist. [...]

2018-08-08T02:28:17+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Rich Enuff, Stallions, Written Tycoon|

WRITTEN TYCOON’S BOOKED FOR MORE GROUP 1 GLORY

It was another brilliant weekend on the track for Woodside Park Stud stallion, Written Tycoon with his daughter, the Ellerton-Zahra trained mare, Booker saluting in the Group 2 Thousand Guineas Prelude at Caulfield on Underwood Stakes Day. Booker is now the 21st individual stakes winner for the Champion Victorian Sire, and her hard-earned victory will give her a deserved shot at Group 1 glory in the Thousand Guineas in a [...]

2018-08-08T02:29:34+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Stallions, Written Tycoon|

THE BEST OF THE BEST FOR CABLE BAY

It is rare that a stallion standing his first season in Australia creates as much interest and publicity as Cable Bay. Without spending thousands on advertising, boasting racetrack victories or proven progeny, Cable Bay has become a self-generating promotional machine. For Cable Bay has something else, something even better to attract the top breeders. He has a very clever owner that the Australian thoroughbred industry has unwavering trust in. Rick [...]

2018-08-08T02:30:30+00:00 September 28th, 2017|Cable Bay, Stallions|

DAD’S ‘CHOICE MAKES IT 4 IN A ROW

Balf’s Choice won another race on Saturday. That was his fourth in a row at Morphettville too. The 5YO son of Written Tycoon had raced on 16 occasions prior to this campaign for just the two wins and a bunch of placings, but appears to have found another gear this time around, much to the delight of trainer, Ryan Balfour and breeder/part owner, Grant Kinter. Such has been the rise [...]

2018-08-08T02:31:36+00:00 August 19th, 2017|Stallions, Written Tycoon|

TYCOON TARA AWARDED NSW CHAMPION SPRINTER

Champion mare Tycoon Tara won the 2017 NSW Champion Sprinter Award at the NSW Racehorse Association event held at Randwick on Thursday, 17 August. The star mare who scored her final career win with a dashing front-running display in the $500,000 Group 1 Tattersall's Tiara (1350m) last season, finished her racing career with 10 wins (including the Group 2 Golden Pendant, Group 2 Missile Stakes, Group 3 Show County Quality [...]

2018-08-08T02:32:33+00:00 August 19th, 2017|Progeny, Written Tycoon|

FATHERHOOD ARRIVES FOR RICH ENUFF

Woodside Park Stud has welcomed Rich Enuff’s first foal, a healthy filly from the beautifully bred Redoute’s Choice mare, Balsamico. An example of the quality mares Woodside Park Stud has supported the young son of Written Tycoon with, Balsamico is the dam of well-performed galloper Masthead, making the new bundle of joy on the ground a three-quarter sister. Masthead can proudly lay claim to be Written Tycoon’s first Group 1 [...]

2018-08-08T02:33:31+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Rich Enuff, Stallions|
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