|Iffraaj Fillies on Fire|
With five fillies racing for the NZB Southern Filly of the Year title in Saturday's $50,000 Listed NZB Warstep Stakes (2000m) at Riccarton, it was If I Can I Can who raced to the Series victory, claiming a rare Filly Series double for her young sire Iffraaj.
|Iffraaj Filly Joins Southern Filly Leaders|
Three-year-old filly Kisses has given her sire Iffraaj a chance of
taking a rare piece of history with a dominant win in Saturday's $50,000 Listed
NZB Airfreight Stakes (1600m), the third leg of NZB's Southern Filly of the Year
|Fix Crowned NZB Filly of the Year|
The wait is over for the connections of Fix (Iffraaj) who had to see out Saturday's $300,000 Group 1 New Zealand Oaks (2400m) before they could celebrate her NZB Filly of the Year Series victory.
|New Stakes-Winner for Iffraaj|
A great front running performance has seen the Iffraaj three-year-old So
Wotif hold off a hot field of three-year-olds to win his first stakes race
in Saturday's $70,000 Group 3 NZB Insurance Pearl Series Mr Tiz Trophy (1200m)
|Fix, The One to Beat in Fillies Series|
It came down to another tight finish but yet again Fix (NZ) showed
her determination and fighting spirit to take her third consecutive Group 2
victory in Saturday's $100,000 Group 2 Cambridge Stud Sir Tristram Fillies
|Iffraaj Filly Leads NZB Filly of the Year Series|
Tough Iffraaj filly Fix (NZ) claimed her second consecutive leg – and the Series lead – in New Zealand Bloodstock's Filly of the Year Series at Ellerslie yesterday when winning the $100,000 Group 2 New Zealand Bloodstock Royal Stakes (2000m).
|Group Two Winner for Iffraaj|
Talented three-year-old filly Fix (NZ) has lived up to her billing
and produced a big result for her young sire Iffraaj in yesterday's $100,000
Group 2 Cambridge Stud Eight Carat Classic (1600m) at Ellerslie - the fifth leg
of New Zealand Bloodstock's Filly of the Year Series.
|First Southern Hemisphere Stakes-Winner for Iffraaj|
Promising young sire Iffraaj was represented by his first southern hemisphere stakes winner at Wanganui on Saturday with Karaka graduate Twilight Granita heading a quinella for her sire in the $50,000 Listed Fordell O'Leary Fillies Stakes (1200m).
|He Was Hot and Now He's Not?|
Last year this first season sire was the talk of Karaka and 12 months later, he had just one yearling sell in NZB Premier with a further 30 offered in the Select Sale.
|Early betting trends - Flemington, January 14|
Pre-post punters have begun to put plenty on a pair of Lloyd Williams-owned runners 48 hours out from Saturday's Elms Handicap (1400m) at Flemington.