|Best On Breeding|
It did not take long for the US$700,000 shelled out by bloodstock agent Steve Brem on behalf of Greg Perry for the More Than Ready (USA) mare Grace And Power (USA) to look money well spent.
|First Stakes Win for Shamardal's Artistry|
Thomas Huet has achieved what James McDonald, Hugh Bowman, Kerrin McEvoy and Jason Collett have failed to do, win a race on the Peter and Paul Snowden-trained mare Artistry.
|Shamardal's Bow Creek Impresses in Peter Young Stakes|
Arguably one of the most impressive performances on a champagne day of racing came from Godolphin's import Bow Creek (IRE) in Saturday's Group II Peter Young Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield.
|Shamardal's Delectation Shocks in Darley Classic|
The winner of three consecutive races in Sydney at three, Delectation has put the knife into punters twice in 14 starts since, the latest coming in Saturday's $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) at Flemington.
|Aussie Bred Success in Hong Kong |
class Australian bred gallopers took both feature races at Sha Tin in Hong Kong
on Sunday with the Premier Bowl HK Gr 2 going to superstar miler Able Friend
and the Sha Tin Trophy HK Gr 2 to rising star Contentment.
|Shamardal's Vezalay Opens Stakes Account|
After knocking at the door of a black-type win for the best part of the year, the 4yo Shamardal (USA) mare Vezalay finally had her moment in the sun in Saturday's Listed Alinghi Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield.
|Promising Winner Sold by Torryburn|
home from near last to win at Warwick Farm on Wednesday was nicely bred
Shamardal (USA) mare Kind Heart, a $160,000 Inglis Easter purchase for Astute
Bloodstock from the draft of Torryburn Stud.
|One to Watch – Pakenham|
was the most expensive colt from the final crop of Australian bred yearlings by
Shamardal (USA) and this dashing grey broke the ice with his first win at
Pakenham on Friday.