Imperatriz otaki
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David Ellis and his Te Akau Racing Syndicates are renowned for their success from purchasing out of the Karaka sale ring, but it was an I Am Invincible two year-old filly sourced from Magic Millions in Australia that had them in the winner’s list at Otaki on Thursday.
Golden Slipper winning sire Vancouver gave us a promising debut maiden winner at Wyong on Thursday.
The COVID 19 pandemic has brought many challenges for international bloodstock agents whose business revolves around them being fully cognisant of racing and breeding right around the world, but one thing never changes and that’s the ability to identify quality.
The ATC Champagne Stakes and Rosehill Guineas hero Castelvecchio will be a tough act to follow for Centro Storico who begins her own journey in Saturday's De Bortoli Wines Hcp (1100m) for two-year-olds at Rosehill on Saturday.
Stephen Marsh looks to have a vice-like grip on the Group III Lucia Valentina Wellington Stakes (1600m) after winning the three-year-old feature for the third consecutive year at Otaki on Thursday.
He may be small, but he is mighty.
Leading Hong Kong trainer John Size will welcome talented three-year-old Bourbonaire to his stable after his purchase out of Stephen Marsh’s Cambridge barn.
The four-day Tattersalls December Foal Sale got off to a solid start on the opening day with a son of IFFRAAJ topping proceedings at 57,000 guineas on a day that saw six lots sell for 40,000 guineas or more. The turnover fell narrowly short of last year’s opening session despite offering 18% fewer foals, whilst the average and median rose significantly by 16% and 60% respectively. 
Here is the full list of 57 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia on Wednesday with winners and result details.
A new Inglis Digital record has been set in the November (Late) Online Auction, with  Small Minds – the dam of outstanding 2YO Sneaky Five – selling for $410,000 to Sandhurst Bloodstock on behalf of Rosemont Stud.
David Vandyke has bid farewell to his stable favourite Alligator Blood, who is set to join the Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott team in Sydney, but he might have a replacement by the same sire in All Too Hard waiting in the wings.
A quickfire race to race double for Sun Stud’s prolific Magnus, and it was oh so close to three on the trot at Sandown on Wednesday.
Cambridge trainers Shaune Ritchie and Colm Murray have a staying filly of the future on their hands with Samina Bibi, a daughter of in-vogue stallion Reliable Man, an impressive debut winner at Te Rapa.
Talented three-year-old Explosively lived up to his name when winning on debut at Te Rapa on Wednesday.
The first race at Warwick Farm on Wednesday featured a thrilling finish with a trio of blue-blooded three year-olds seeking to cast off maiden status and the final result decided in the steward’s room.
STALLION PARADE VIDEOS sponsored by HQ Insurance
Akeed Mofeed (GB) at Swettenham Stud
Akeed Mofeed
Swettenham Stud
All Too Hard (AUS) at Vinery Stud
All Too Hard
Vinery Stud
Omaha Beach (USA) at Spendthrift Australia
Omaha Beach
Spendthrift Australia
Epaulette (AUS) at Darley NSW
Epaulette
Darley NSW
I Am Immortal (AUS) at Swettenham Stud
I Am Immortal
Swettenham Stud
FEATURED STORIES
Let’s Take An Updated Closer Look
Earlier this year we ran a series of very popular stories titled ‘Closer Look’ delving into the crop by crop analysis of our champion sires and recent results have given us cause to update and revisit the story on Written Tycoon, who is enjoying a ground breaking season.
Expect the Unexpected
Tremendous audience interest in the Ladbrokes market for leading first season sire by winners for 2020/2021 got us thinking about the stallions that have won this title in the past and it’s not always the horses everyone thinks.
Coolmore Secures Record Breaking Galileo Fillies at Tattersalls Finale
A pair of GALILEO yearlings set the sale ring alight on the third day of Book 1 of the Tattersalls October Yearling Sale as they became the two highest priced yearling fillies to be sold in the World in 2020, both bought by MV Magnier. A strong final session saw a further four lots sell for 1,000,000 guineas or more, taking the number of seven figure lots to nine for the sale.
FOAL GALLERY 2020
(F) Bull Point x Sugera
Platinum Thoroughbreds, Vic
(F) Saxon Warrior (Jpn) x Thunder Raider
Middlebrook Valley Lodge, NSW
(F) Star Turn x Londonium
Vinery Stud, NSW
(F) Press Statement x Raischek
Vinery Stud, NSW
(F) Press Statement x Lady or Prospect
Vinery Stud, NSW
STALLION ANNOUNCEMENTS 2020
Super Seth Retired to Waikato Stud - Fees Set
Group One winner Super Seth will retire to Waikato Stud this season, giving breeders access to the first Group I MRC Caulfield Guineas (1600m) winner to stand in New Zealand in three decades.
Exceedance to Stand at Vinery in 2020
Electrifying Group 1 winning sprinter Exceedance will commence stud duties at Vinery Stud for the 2020 breeding season.
Coolmore Announce Calyx and Magna Grecia for Australia
Record breaking Everest winner Yes Yes Yes will have two new first season partners to join him at Coolmore this spring with Calyx (Kingman) and Magna Grecia (Invincible Spirit) added to the roster.
Newgate Announce Reduced 2020 Fees
Newgate are delighted to announce their 2020 stallion lineup which will include three new highly commercial sires in Brutal, Cosmic Force, and Tassort. 
NEW TO STUD 2020
Sire: So You Think (High Chaparral)
Dam: Fullazz (Redoute's Choice)
Standing at Bowness Stud $16,500
Brazen Beau (I Am Invincible) x Essaouira (Exceed And Excel)
Standing at Newgate Farm $11,000
I Am Invincible (Invincible Spirit) x Meliora (Ad Valorem)
Standing at Swettenham Stud $13,750
Exceed And Excel (Danehill) x Bonnie Mac (Thorn Park)
Standing at Vinery Stud $38,500
I Am Invincible (Invincible Spirit) x Danish Spy (Dane Shadow)
Standing at Rosemont Stud $11,000
SALES
GENERAL SIRES
First Win for In Her Time Half-Sister
(Artie Schiller)
Three year-old filly Glowing Red has a long way to go to emulate the deeds of her dual Group I winning half-sister In Her Time, but she is now a winner after saluting at Newcastle on Tuesday.
TOP SIRES BY WINNERS
Written Tycoon23488 (9)$7,345,535
I Am Invincible22087 (7)$5,800,161
All Too Hard18864 (4)$4,403,795
Snitzel20163 (6)$4,382,795
Smart Missile18863 (3)$3,122,670
TOP SIRES BY PRIZEMONEY
Not a Single Doubt15445 (5)$10,347,655
Written Tycoon23488 (9)$7,345,535
Exceed and Excel13035 (3)$6,474,920
I Am Invincible22087 (7)$5,800,161
Teofilo348 (2)$5,434,920
Your Song
Fastnet Rock x Zembu
85 runners this season for 31 winners
FIRST SEASON SIRES
First Season Sire Watch on Saturday
First season sires have good representation right around the country on Saturday with 11 stallions set to have runners.
TOP SIRES BY PRIZEMONEY
Capitalist101$210,225
Frosted51 (1)$184,400
Flying Artie71$162,900
Shalaa81 (1)$140,750
Star Turn81$122,050
TOP SIRES BY WINNERS
Capitalist101$210,225
Frosted51 (1)$184,400
Flying Artie71$162,900
Shalaa81 (1)$140,750
Star Turn81$122,050
Nostradamus
Medaglia D'Oro x Leone Chiara
First Season Sire Runners Today: Sooboog (1), Star Turn (1), Xtravagant (2),
For the full first season sires info incl daily runners, sires table, stats, news and more - CLICK HERE
SECOND SEASON SIRES
TOP SIRES BY PRIZEMONEY
Kermadec275 (1)$1,235,185
Pride of Dubai5118 (1)$1,035,855
I'm All the Talk226 (1)$881,085
Night of Thunder219 (1)$805,110
Headwater5717$705,145
TOP SIRES BY WINNERS
Pride of Dubai5118 (1)$1,035,855
Headwater5717$705,145
Spill the Beans6015$578,615
Press Statement4010$382,245
Super One4010$352,010
Second Season Sire Runners Today: Exosphere (2), Headwater (3), I'm All The Talk (2), Kermadec (1), Night Of Thunder (1), No Nay Never (3), Office Bearer (1), Press Statement (1), Pride Of Dubai (4), Real Impact (1), Rich Enuff (3), Scissor Kick (2), Spill The Beans (5), Super One (4), Sweet Orange (5), Trust In A Gust (1), Vancouver (5),
For the full first season sires info incl daily runners, sires table, stats, news and more - CLICK HERE
The future sires still on the track identified and analyzed. From the AAA rating jewels in the crown to those just hitting the radar.
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RACING

Top 10 Sellers Racing Today

Volterra (3g I Am Invincible x Tai Tai Tess)
$1,300,000
Tycoonist (3g Written Tycoon x Doubtfilly)
$750,000
Wild Wind (3g I Am Invincible x Your Life Style)
$600,000
Virgo (3f Zoustar x Imanana)
$600,000
Lady Grazier (3f Not A Single Doubt x Sookie)
$550,000
Lolanka (2f More Than Ready x Miss Milanese)
$400,000
Supreme Leader (3c I Am Invincible x Love Ends)
$370,000
Private Cheetah (3c Pierro x Tiare)
$340,000
Invincible Jet (3g I Am Invincible x Recurring Dream)
$325,000
Wayborn (3f Tavistock x Octapussy)
$310,000

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