Bowman endorses Warrnambool May Carnival – Dunseath creates history

It would be gilding the lily to suggest that Hugh Bowman’s working holiday trek to the annual Warrnambool carnival has made it any grander. However, the appearance of the man who is arguably Australia’s most decorated current jockey given his international success which complements a domestic Group 1 winners tally second only to Damien Oliver,... Read More

‘To have a Hall of Famer go on and win a sire’s championship would be really special. It would be my proudest achievement’

Regal and beautiful. So You Think (High Chaparral) lived up to his very good looks on the racetrack. During the peak of his prowess, the ten-time Group 1 winner was the pin-up horse of Australian racing. Pictures of him staring through the gloriously thick forelock of his handsome head regularly adorned the front covers of... Read More

Frenzied inspections an entree to a strong weanling market?

Interest high ahead of Inglis Australian Weanling Sale at Riverside Stables It was hectic at Riverside Stables yesterday as an extensive domestic and international buying bench converged on Inglis’s Sydney complex ahead of today’s opening session of the two-day Australian Weanling Sale, the first foal market of the 2022 Australasian season. After a bumper yearling... Read More

‘Jonker Australia’s best-priced first season stallion’

High-speed Manikato Stakes (Gr 1, 1200m) winner Jonker (Spirit Of Boom), a tough sprinter who matched it with some of Australia’s best sprinters of recent seasons, has all the right attributes to make it as a top stallion, says Aquis Farm’s director of sales Jonathan Davies. Jonker will stand at Aquis Farm in Queensland at... Read More

Four for Hellbent

New winners Hellbent – Luna Rocks (2 f ex Fimatino by Not A Single Doubt) provided Yarraman Park Stud stallion Hellbent (I Am Invincible) with his fourth individual winner when she produced an eye-catching display in a two-year-old handicap (1100m) at Warwick Farm on Wednesday. The Richard and Will Freedman-trained juvenile had previously finished second... Read More

Rathbarry celebrate Group 1 success for Acclamation after rare feat for Romantic Warrior

Romantic Warrior (Acclamation) announced himself as the potential next superstar of racing in Hong Kong when he earned his seventh win in eight starts and became just the fifth horse to back up victory in the Hong Kong Derby (Listed, 2000m) with success in the QEII Cup (Gr 1, 2000m) on Champions Day at Sha... Read More