A TASTE OF TOSEN

The vagaries of thoroughbred racehorse breeding never fail to fascinate. How on occasions a 1000m specialist can produce a Cup aspirant, how a known mudlark can throw a confirmed firm tracker, how a perfect specimen can sire a poorly conformed speedster. How Woodside Park Stud's handsome but plain bay Tosen Stardom can sire foals with bling. And not just some bling... plenty of it! Of course the answers are always [...]

2019-10-14T04:56:47+00:00October 14th, 2019|Progeny, Stallions, Tosen Stardom|

A STAKES CLASS WEEKEND FOR FOXWEDGE

Clocking up three black-type performances in three days, Foxwedge continues to produce numerous stakes quality horses, deserving of their place on the highest stage. On MVRC Moir Stakes night, we saw a spirited performance by Gerald Ryan’s Villami (ex Galapagos Girl) in the G3 MVRC Scarborough Stakes, with less than a length separating the first three placegetters, to add further black-type to her pedigree. On Saturday, the Hawkes trained Dyslexic [...]

2019-10-02T01:34:13+00:00October 2nd, 2019|Foxwedge, Stallions|

TOSEN FOALS ARE SET FOR STARDOM

Like their sire, when Tosen Stardom dropped from the sky in his emphatic G1 Emirates Stakes victory, Tosen Stardom’s first foals have also dropped and are now creating their own hype. With reports coming in of the quality he has stamped his foals with, as a group they are showing good bone, plenty of strength and correct legs. Having syndicated the brilliant dual G1 son of Deep Impact during his [...]

2019-09-19T01:25:53+00:00September 19th, 2019|Stallions, Tosen Stardom, Woodside Park Stud|

FOXWEDGE TRIO READY FOR THE SPRING

With three winners in three days last week for Woodside Park Stud’s stallion Foxwedge, he is gathering a nice group of gallopers ready for an assault on spring racing. Foxwedge recorded his 15th stakes-winner, courtesy of Foxy Housewife’s determined win in the hugely competitive $140,000 Listed Mona Lisa Stakes at Wyong over 1350 metres. Foxy Housewife was transferred to the Pride yard two starts back from Queensland trainer David Vandyke, [...]

2019-09-10T05:16:34+00:00September 10th, 2019|Foxwedge, Stallions|

PIP PIP HOORAY

The exciting daughter of Written Tycoon, sprinter Pippie, claimed her first black-type win in the highly competitive G3 Moet & Chandon Cockram Stakes Stakes at Caulfield over 1200 metres. Declaring three wins in a row, the John and Chris Meagher-trained Pippie ran her rivals into the ground with an all-the-way win. Pippie was sold by Eureka Stud for $60,000 at the 2017 Inglis Classic Yearling sale to Meagher Racing, having [...]

2019-09-04T00:00:14+00:00September 3rd, 2019|Progeny, Stallions, Written Tycoon|

NOORILIM IS SET FOR STARDOM

Peter Carrick’s Noorilim Park Thoroughbreds, nestled on the banks of the Goulburn River, is located in the heart of thoroughbred breeding country. Professionally managed by Sherah Sullivan, she is looking forward to a busy but rewarding season ahead. “We are ready for our biggest season to date, expecting around 40 foals. We have four healthy foals now on the ground, with a classy daughter of Tosen Stardom the first to [...]

2019-08-26T23:00:14+00:00August 26th, 2019|Stallions, Tosen Stardom, Woodside Park Stud|

CABLE BAY CONTINUES TO CLOCK UP THE WINNERS

Spearheaded by exciting G3 winner Liberty Beach in the northern hemisphere, Woodside Park Stud shuttler Cable Bay (Invincible Spirit) claimed his 15th first crop winner yesterday in excellent fashion. Courtesy of the promising 2YO Afficionado (Affolante by Whywhywhy), the filly’s maiden victory over 1400 metres at Deauville, was at only her third time of asking with a two and a half-length success over a quality field.

2019-08-23T05:02:07+00:00August 22nd, 2019|Cable Bay, Stallions|

SUN SHINES ON WOODSIDE PARK STUD STALLION SHOWCASE

With the weather and stallions all playing their roles to perfection, Woodside Park Stud enjoyed a highly successful stallion parade on Saturday morning. James Price, the stud’s General Manager Commercial, was delighted with the day. “It was a fantastic turnout,” he said. “All of the clients who came along were blessed with absolutely beautiful weather. That’s not always the case here at this time of year, but today the sun [...]

PIPPIE MAKES QUITE A SQUEAK!

Co-trainer Chris Meagher has confirmed that the lightly-raced daughter of Written Tycoon, Pippie has now earned her chance to prove her metal in stakes company following her impressive victory in the $75,000 MRC Foundation Supports Legacy Handicap over 1100m at Caulfield on Saturday. The four-year-old has remained unbeaten this preparation with a three-length, all the way victory over several highly spruiked fancies. Post-race Chris Meagher was delighted to see the [...]

2019-08-20T05:55:04+00:00August 20th, 2019|Progeny, Stallions, Woodside Park Stud, Written Tycoon|

THE TOSEN FOALS HAVE DROPPED FROM THE SKY

The foaling season has begun for long-term client of Woodside Park Stud, Mike and Kate Fleming’s Bhima Thoroughbreds as they welcomed their first foal on the ground, from Tosen Stardom’s (JPN) first crop. With only a few early arrivals on the ground so far for Tosen Stardom, Mike Fleming is confident that the dual G1 winning son of the recently departed Deep Impact (JPN), is already stamping his stock with quality. “She’s [...]

2019-08-14T02:54:55+00:00August 14th, 2019|Stallions, Tosen Stardom, Woodside Park Stud|
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