Chautauqua’s Sectional Times Suggest That He Is Far From A Spent Force

But his sectional times recorded in his first up third in Saturday’s Rubiton Stakes (Gr 2, 1100m) at Caulfield suggests that the five-time Group One winner is far from a spent force. He settled back in fifth place, one off the rails, improved rounding the home turn, briefly looking dangerous but was soon under pressure... Read More

Steve Reviews The Classic Sale And Talks To Mark Webster About The Move To Warwick Farm

It is going to be a momentous 150th anniversary year for Inglis. The move to Warwick Farm is scheduled for December. And imagine, for a moment, that next year you’ll be boarding a seaplane at Rose Bay and flown to the Chipping Norton Lake to attend the sales at Warwick Farm. In the interim –... Read More

Unbeaten Catchy Confirms Her Blue Diamond Claims

Coming from the back of the field, Catchy powered home late to defeat the talented Limestone (Helmet) by a nose with Arctic Angel (Hard Spun) another length and a quarter back in third place. Significantly, Catchy’s winning time of 1:03.64 was faster than the 1:03.78 recorded by the gelding Property (Starcraft) in the following Blue... Read More

Steve Talks To Scott Darby

Does that make them geniuses, extremely lucky or blessed? “Absolutely blessed,” says Darby principal and founder Scott Darby. “You can only have so much luck and while we believe we’re good (at what we do) I’m not sure we’re that good.” Who’s to say that it wasn’t the case and the strength of faith of... Read More

Lindsay Park-Trained Filly Formality Impresses With Her Fast Sectional Times

Raced in a Coolmore partnership, Formality is now unbeaten in two starts having won a Two-Year-Old Fillies’ Maiden Handicap (1100m) at Werribee on 5 January when racing on debut. On Saturday, Formality began brilliantly from barrier seven and went straight to the front. She then settled well, racing on the rails with the Clinton McDonald-trained... Read More

Dracarys (AUS)

O: James Harron Bloodstock Colts, Mrs B C Bateman, Love Racing, Doyles Breeding & Racing, P Mehrten, Rockingham Thoroughbreds, A & Mrs F A Ingham, G1g Racing & Breeding, S N Gillard & D Saab B: Arrowfield Group Pty Ltd T: Peter and Paul Snowden W: Maiden Plate, 1000m, Warwick Farm, 8 February S: Magic... Read More