Stallion Watch

Second for Written By

New winners Written By – The Lee Freedman-trained Sunday Mail (Written By) built on his debut effort when scoring in an 800-metre maiden at Ipswich to become the second winner for Widden Stud’s first-season sire Written Tycoon (Iglesia). Leading from pillar-to-post under Boris Thornton, he beat Mishani Metallic (Kobayashi) by a length with a further... Read More

First stakes winner for Ardrossan

New stakes winners Ardrossan – Waikato Stud’s first season sire Ardrossan (Redoute’s Choice) sired his first stakes winner when Codigo (2 g ex Sophia Magia by Per Incanto) won the Wellesley Stakes (Listed, 1100m) at Trentham. Trained by Stephen Marsh and wearing the Waikato Stud silks, Codigo defeated Rubicon Crossing (Rubick) by a neck, with... Read More

First for Ardrossan

New winners Ardrossan – Codigo (2 g ex Sophia Magia by Per Incanto) provided Waikato Stud’s first-season sire Ardrossan (Redoute’s Choice) with a first individual winner from three starters when scoring on debut in a two-year-old maiden (1000m) at Matamata. Bred by Dame Lowell Goddard and raced in partnership with Waikato Stud, Codigo held off... Read More

First for Sioux Nation

New winners Sioux Nation (pictured above) – Former Swettenham Stud shuttler Sioux Nation (Scat Daddy) got off to the perfect start with his southern hemisphere-bred two-year-olds when Shaddow Fear (2 f ex Noetic by Cape Cross) became the stallion’s first Australian winner from his very first runner when claiming the Magic Millions Plate (1100m) at... Read More

First for Staphanos

New winners Staphanos – Novara Park’s Staphanos (Deep Impact) sired his first winner when Pignan (2 f ex Hirondelle by Sepoy) prevailed at Trentham when winning a juvenile contest over 1100 metres. The filly proved far too good at her third start, beating Valentine (Turn Me Loose) by three and a half lengths. Stickto The... Read More

Second for Harry Angel

New winners Harry Angel (pictured above) – Angelique (2 f ex Tinjirarni by Exceed And Excel) provided Darley shuttler Harry Angel (Dark Angel) with a second individual southern hemisphere winner as she ran out a ready victor of a 1050-metre contest at Morphettville. Ridden by Lachlan Neindorf for Shane Nichols, the juvenile filly appreciated the... Read More