ANOTHER WINNING WEEK FOR WRITTEN TYCOON

With eight winners in the last seven days highlighted by a treble on Friday which included a double at the Canterbury night meeting, Written Tycoon further cemented himself as a leading winning-producing sire, currently sitting with only three stallions above him on the Australian Sires’ Table for winners. Wednesday saw the Archie Alexander-trained Write Your Name, a three-year-old colt out of the stakes performed Jillimarg, record his second victory at [...]

2018-11-19T04:01:21+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Progeny, Sales, Stallions, Written Tycoon, Yearlings|

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|

WRITTEN WRAPS UP THE INGLIS WINTER SALE

Written Tycoon is getting pretty good at setting records in the sale ring, and at this years Inglis Great Southern Weanling Sale he raised the bar again to equal the highest priced foal ever sold at the Oaklands complex. Purchased by the partnership of Newgate Farm and China Horse Club for $310,000, the ultra-impressive youngster was consigned as Lot 383 by Bombora Downs. A well-grown weanling, having been an early [...]

2018-08-08T02:56:00+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Sales, Stallions, Written Tycoon|

WOODSIDE YOUNGSTERS WARM UP THE INGLIS WINTER SALE

The team from Woodside Park Stud won’t have time to feel the winter chill at the Inglis Great Southern Sale, as their quality draft of 13 weanlings will be keeping them warm parading for prospective buyers. Located in Barn H, the draft includes three foals sired by their pin-up boy Written Tycoon and a lovely Zoustar filly. Additionally, other youngsters on offer are by Victorian stallions Reward for Effort, Helmet, [...]

2018-08-08T02:57:17+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Sales, Weanlings|

MILLION DOLLAR BABIES FOR WRITTEN TYCOON AND ZOUSTAR

Off the back of an exceptional “best of the best” Inglis Easter Sale for Woodside Park Stud, the term “million dollar baby” has a very nice ring to it. With Written Tycoon going from strength to strength he was certainly due to hit the million dollar mark, and the outstanding Brilliant Bisc colt sold at Easter saw him become the first current sire standing in Victoria to achieve this figure. [...]

2018-08-08T03:02:58+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Sales, Stallions, Written Tycoon|