Mark Smith - Sunday May 22
We have a new leader, and no, we are not talking about Anthony Albanese.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday May 22
The two day Magic Millions National Weanling Sale last week produced some good results for young gun sires with four of the Top 10 leading sires by average being first season sires.
Mark Smith - Sunday May 22
Three Chimney Farm’s super sire Gun Runner may have missed a first crop Classic winner in the Kentucky Oaks and Derby, but he struck with the Chad Brown Early Voting in the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Sunday May 22
The Annabel Neasham-trained Hopeful (FR) is shaping an inspired purchase for Grant Morgan’s Ontrack Thoroughbreds after opening his Australian account in the Listed Lord Mayors Cup (2000m) at Rosehill.
Media Release - Sunday May 22
For a fourth consecutive week, an Inglis graduate has become a first time G1 winner as Lombardo (I Am Invincible) ran his rivals ragged in the Goodwood Handicap at Morphettville.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday May 21
Godolphin pulled off a unique achievement at The Curragh overnight winning the Group I Irish 2,000 Guineas (1m) with Native Trail, his victory following on from their previous wins this year in the Newmarket 2,000 Guineas with Coroebus (Dubawi) and the French 2,000 Guineas with Modern Games (Dubawi).
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Breednet - Saturday May 21
Here is the full list of 101 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday May 21
Five year-old I Am Invincible gelding Lombardo is a very good sprinter on his day and particularly in Adelaide where he made it five wins from five starts when taking out the $500,000 Group I SAJC Goodwood Handicap (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday.
Media Release - Saturday May 21
Stawell trainer Andrew Bobbin had a day to remember at Flemington on Saturday, celebrating his first stakes win in the Listed Hilton Nicholas Straight Six (1200m) with highly talented New Zealand-bred Ocean Beyond.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 21
The Mark and Levi Kavanagh-trained filly Seradess showed her facile win in the Group II Tobin Bronze Stakes was no fluke with an equally dominant performance in Saturday’s Group III Proud Miss Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville.
Media Release - Saturday May 21
On the anniversary of her first stakes win in last year’s Listed Rangitikei Gold Cup (1600m), classy New Zealand mare Belle Plaisir doubled her black-type tally with a powerful come-from-behind performance in Saturday’s Gr.3 R A Lee Stakes (1600m) at Morphettville.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 21
Trainers Mick Price and Michel Kent Jnr and jockey Mark Zahra are having a day out at Morphettville.
Media Release - Saturday May 21
A powerful late surge that carried him to victory in the Listed James Bull Holdings Rangitikei Gold Cup (1600m) at Trentham on Saturday may have put a hold on an immediate jumping career for handy winter galloper Verry Flash.
Media Release - Saturday May 21
Progressive three-year-old Wewillrock will head to the spelling paddock after a clear-cut victory at Te Rapa on Saturday which has trainer Guy Lowry keen to see just how far he can go in his next campaign.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 21
In the first two in eleven of her previous 15 starts, the Andrew Noblet-trained Foxy Frida finally had the cards fall her way in a stakes race.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 21
The short-priced favourite See You In Heaven looked set for a third consecutive win when levelling up with Maximillius, who rallied to break his maiden in Saturday’s Group III David Coles Stakes at Morphettville.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday May 21
The Benchmark 72 event at Rosehill on Saturday over 2000m was packed with 3YO’s entered for the Queensland Derby and Oaks and the winner Aravene booked her ticket north with a commanding victory.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 21
Aided by a copybook ride by Jye McNeil, the Snitzel colt Brosnan appreciated a drop back in grade to break his maiden in the Donate @ Njt Org Au Hcp (1400m) at Flemington on Saturday.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday May 21
A homebred Fastnet Rock filly for celebrity chef and horse breeder Bobby Flay, the Christophe Clement trained Pizza Bianca closed out her juvenile season in the US winning the Group I Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (1m) and is now on track for a tilt at Royal Ascot.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 21
A battling sixth at Rosehill when on debut in January, Madame Pommery showed an appreciation for a break when routing eight opponents in the Precise Fire Hcp (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens.
Tara Madgwick - Friday May 20
Three new promising 3YO stakes-winners overnight, one by Sea the Stars, who has had a big week, and two more from mares sired by his half-brother Galileo.
Media Release - Friday May 20
G1 performers, Stakes winners and exciting up-and-coming turf stars are among a strong and diverse catalogue for the Inglis Digital May (Late) Online Sale, which is now open for bidding.
Media Release - Friday May 20
An impeccably bred filly by Zoustar has topped the 2022 Magic Millions National Weanling Sale on the Gold Coast.
Media Release - Friday May 20
Last season’s New Zealand Champion Two-Year-Old Sword of State has been retired from racing.
Tara Madgwick - Friday May 20
A busy set of trials on the grass at Rosehill on Friday morning included eight 2YO heat winners including two expensive unraced colts by champion sire Written Tycoon.
Tara Madgwick - Friday May 20
Two stakes-winners in two days is not bad for a broodmare and when it brings her total to three foals to race and all are stakes-winners, she’s definitely worth a story even if she is on the other wide of the world.
Media Release - Thursday May 19
For the second year in succession, the Tattersalls Ireland Goresbridge Breeze Up Sale produced an outstanding set of record-breaking results with a new record top price of €520,000, the first time in the sale’s history that the half million mark has been topped.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday May 19
A $500,000 Inglis Easter investment on a blue-blood Fastnet Rock filly for Jonathan Munz’s Pinecliff Racing looks like paying dividends with Passive Aggressive making it two wins in as many starts when saluting at Pakenham on Thursday evening.
Media Release - Thursday May 19
A three quarter sister to Golden Rose winner In the Congo topped Day One of the Magic Millions National Weanling Sale on the Gold Coast today.
Mark Smith - Thursday May 19
A drop back in grade following three starts in stakes races looks the right formula for $1million Snitzel colt Brosnan to break his maiden in the Donate @ NJT.ORG.AU Handicap (1400m) at Flemington on Saturday.
Media Release - Thursday May 19
Bidding on Cambridge Stud’s select draft of 10 mares plus a share in Ocean Park on Gavelhouse Plus will end from 7pm (NZT) this Friday 20 May. 
Media Release - Thursday May 19
Chris Waller is hoping to upset the apple cart in the Gr.1 Doomben Cup (2000m).
Tara Madgwick - Thursday May 19
The Magic Millions National Weanling Sale continues on Friday at the Gold Coast with some quality youngsters set to go under the hammer, so let’s take a look at some of the featured lots with images that are tipped to top and they include a pair  of colts by Frankel and the only weanlings in the sale by Snitzel and I Am Invincible.
Media Release - Thursday May 19
The unreserved dispersal of weanlings from Spendthrift Australia at Magic Millions this week has highlighted the potential of young I Am Invincible sire Overshare, who moves to Widden Stud Victoria this spring and had a filly sell for $210,000 this morning.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday May 19
He’s leading the Australian General Sires List with progeny earnings topping $17million and So You Think also put some early spark into the opening session of the Magic Millions National Weanling Sale when his colt from Salina sold for $525,000.
Media Release - Thursday May 19
New Zealand raiders recouped plenty of travelling costs at the Sunshine Coast meeting on the polytrack on Wednesday, with trainers Robbie Patterson and Kelvin Tyler both sending out winners. 
Media Release - Thursday May 19
The racing industry has lost one of its most respected and valued contributors with the death of Bernard Kelly, OBE, at age 90.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday May 18
Galileo’s champion half-brother Sea the Stars was making his presence felt overnight siring one new stakes-winner for Godolphin and also the dam of another new stakes-winner, both of them 4YO mares with big pedigrees.
Breednet - Wednesday May 18
Here is the full list of 45 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday May 18
The Magic Millions National Weanling Sale gets underway on Thursday at the Gold Coast with some quality youngsters set to go under the hammer, so let’s take a look at some of the featured lots with images that are tipped to top including the only colt in the sale by Extreme Choice the lone youngster by Kingman and the three-quarter sister to In the Congo.
Media Release - Wednesday May 18
Philip & Patti Campbell of Blue Gum Farm have made the decision to cease standing stallions at their Euroa property this season. After a long and highly successful period of standing stallions, the Campbells have decided to concentrate on their broodmare management, raising of young stock and selling of weanlings and yearlings.
Mark Smith - Wednesday May 18
Rich Hill Stud’s royally bred shuttler Satono Aladdin (JPN) looks to have an outstanding prospect in the 2yo filly Koshu, who made a sensational debut over 1100m at Randwick-Kensington on Wednesday.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday May 18
Unbeaten in two barrier trials, 2YO Caravaggio (USA) gelding Baroque Road took that winning form to the races on Wednesday to salute on debut at Randwick for some very happy Dynamic Syndications owners.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday May 17
Juddmonte Farm’s super sire Frankel has made a huge impression in Australia siring 10 stakes-winners here so the two weanling colts to be offered at the Gold Coast this week by the champion son of Galileo will command massive interest.
Breednet - Tuesday May 17
Here is the full list of 27 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday May 17
This two year-old Redoute’s Choice colt is bred to be a classic contender next season, but he’s broken the ice early saluting at Goulburn on Tuesday for the Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott stable.
Media Release - Tuesday May 17
The Emirates Park sales team arrived on the Gold Coast earlier this week meaning to do business with its first Magic Millions weanling sale draft since 2017 and they have a headline horse as they will offer the only Snitzel in the sale this year. 
Mark Smith - Tuesday May 17
The two-year-olds faced off against their elders in a 1000m maiden at Port Macquarie on Tuesday, and two fought out the finish.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday May 17
The next price bracket in our series of Price Point stories is an interesting one showcasing an intriguing selection of proven sires priced just below the top bracket we looked at last week, but are they worth the money?
Media Release - Tuesday May 17
Grangewilliam Stud stallion The Bold One has been enjoying a purple patch of form with his progeny and his fee has been adjusted accordingly for this coming breeding season.
Media Release - Tuesday May 17
Multiple Australian Group One winner Tofane is expected to fetch big money when she goes up for auction in Australia next week, but her trainer Mike Moroney says owners should remember there is also a solid market for racemares with New Zealand form only.
Tara Madgwick - Monday May 16
We’ve already had a taste  of the first season sires at the recent Inglis Australian Weanling Sale and now the action moves to the Gold Coast, so if you want to make a quick comparison of what’s on offer check out our First Season Sire Gallery page.
Tara Madgwick - Monday May 16
An impressive debut winner that is a half-sister to two stakes-winners by Melbourne Cup winner Fiorente (IRE) is a horse we want to know a lot more about.
Tara Madgwick - Monday May 16
Widden Stud Victoria shuttler National Defense (GB) has a star performer in classy filly Twilight Gleaming, who won last year’s Group II Juvenile Turf Sprint (6f) and showed she was back to top form winning the Listed Mamzelle Overnight Stakes (5f) at Churchill Downs on Sunday.
Media Release - Monday May 16
Cornerstone Stud's consolidated stallion roster remains unchanged for the 2022 season, with SIR PRANCEALOT and VALENTIA filling the historic stallion boxes built by CS Hayes.
Media Release - Monday May 16
Anticipation is building in the countdown to next month’s 2022 National Weanling Sale, with a quality catalogue of youngsters now available to view online. 
Media Release - Monday May 16
Talented three-year-old Pinarello remains on target for the Gr.1 Queensland Derby (2400m) despite missing his final lead-up outing at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
Media Release - Monday May 16
Trainers Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young are on weather watch with their Group One winner Sierra Sue.
Tara Madgwick - Monday May 16
Seven heats at the Randwick trials were won by 2YO's that included a flying son of Mazu and Hitotsu’s sire Maurice (Jpn) and a gorgeous looking filly by I Am Invincible.
Tara Madgwick - Monday May 16
Four year-old gelding Lust is a work in progress according to his trainer Ger Lyons, but there are more wins in store for the son of Fastnet Rock after he captured the Listed Owenstown Stud Stakes (7f) at Naas in Ireland overnight.
Breednet - Monday May 16
There are two sons of I Am Invincible standing their first season in 2022, both Group winning two-year-olds, both high priced yearlings – one is Home Affairs standing at $110,000, the other Barbaric standing at $8,800 so let’s take a close look at Barbaric.
Tara Madgwick - Monday May 16
Oaklands Stud based Power (GB) has not shuttled back to the Northern Hemisphere for a while now, but he’s left quite a legacy behind him and added a new stakes-winner to his tally in France overnight when Ponntos won the Group III Prix Saint- Georges (100m).
Tara Madgwick - Sunday May 15
Longchamp overnight featured the first of the French Classics with the Group I Poule d’Essai des Pouliches (fillies) and the Poule d’Essai des Poulains (colts) for the colts decided and the winners sired by Dubawi and Dark Angel.
Media Release - Sunday May 15
Weanlings by the likes of leading sires I Am Invincible, Snitzel and Written Tycoon and mares in foal to Kingman, Toronado and So You Think headline a strong overall catalogue for the Great Southern Sale, which is now available online.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday May 15
Australia’s leading first season sire by earnings, Russian Revolution also now leads by winners after posting his tenth winner at the Sunshine Coast on Sunday with Ekaterina saluting at her second start.
Mark Smith - Sunday May 15
To the roar of 30,000 lucky fans, the white wonder Sodashi was back in the winner’s circle for the first time since April last year when she left a star-studded field in her wake in Sunday’s $2,825,000 Group 1 The Victoria Mile (1600m) for fillies and mares at Tokyo racecourse.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday May 15
A strong provincial meeting at Newcastle on Saturday produced a couple of debut winners that caught the eye for varying reasons one being the 2YO half-brother to triple Group I winner and $4million earner Le Romain and the other a blue-blooded 3YO import by champion sire Pivotal, both will be going in my Breednet Black Book!
Media Release - Sunday May 15
Rising star Mazu (Maurice) announced himself the new star of the Australian sprinting ranks with a fighting victory in the G1 Doomben 10,000.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday May 15
Coolmore shuttler Wootton Bassett (GB) was on the board overnight at Newbury where his talented performer Ilaraab took out the Group III Aston Park Stakes (1m4f).
Tara Madgwick - Saturday May 14
Sea the Stars does get a lot of high class stayers, but he also has an exceptional miler in undefeated 4YO stallion Baaeed, the Shadwell homebred staying perfect in in his seasonal return to win the Group I Lockinge Stakes (1m) at Newbury overnight, while there were promising new 3YO SW’s for Frankel and Camelot.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday May 14
Coolmore’s Epsom Derby winner Camelot is one of the go to sires for Australian investors seeking European tried horses and young staying prospects and he delivered the goods for Lloyd and Nick Williams and their partners again at Flemington on Saturday when lightly raced 4YO Point Nepean (IRE) won the Listed VRC Andrew Ramsden Stakes (2800m).
Breednet - Saturday May 14
Here is the full list of 89 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 14
Making her first appearance since finishing second to subsequent Group 1 winner Snapdancer in the $1,000,000 Magic Millions Fillies and Mares at the Gold Coast in January, Vulpine came with a barnstorming finish to land the Listed Emirates Park Ortensia Stakes (1100m) at Scone on Saturday.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday May 14
Undefeated 3YO So You Think colt Illation kept his record perfect when overcoming difficulties to win the Listed SAJC Adelaide Guineas (1600m) at Morphettville on Saturday, while 2YO Political Debate stamped himself as a star of the future with a fast finishing third in the Group II BRC Spirit of Boom Stakes at Eagle Farm.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 14
The $1,000,000 Group 1 Doomben 10000 at Eagle Farm changed complexion dramatically in the final 100 metres as the three-year-old Mazu and Paulele singled out.
Media Release - Saturday May 14
Kiwi raider Dark Destroyer has been building towards a Queensland breakthrough and at the third run of his Australian campaign, the Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott-trained son of Proisir prevailed in the Gr.3 Rough Habit Plate (2143m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 14
After making a sweeping run to hit the front at the 300m, the Tarzino gelding Jungle Magnate kept up a relentless gallop to capture Saturday's $500,000 Group 1  Thomas Farms South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville.
Media Release - Saturday May 14
Race favourite Sinarahma signed off her racetrack career with a dominant victory in the Gr.3 Campbell Infrastructure Rotorua Cup (2200m) on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 14
A Willie Pike special resulted in the Chris Waller-trained Written Beauty breaking a 66-week drought in Saturday’s Listed Magic Millions Bright Shadow Stakes at Eagle Farm.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 14
A rail-hugging ride by Tyler Schiller paved the way for the 5yo Sebring mare Bring The Ransom to open her stakes account in Saturday’s Group III Arrowfield Dark Jewel Classic (1400m) at Scone.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday May 14
Another stakes-winner raised and sold by Newgate Farm, three year-old Flying Artie gelding Flying Crazy proved too good for older rivals at Scone on Saturday scoring an exciting win in the $140,000 Listed Luskin Star Stakes (1300m).
Media Release - Saturday May 14
The John Sadler-trained Flash Feeling came with a well-timed run to close over the top of his rivals when successful in the Mahogany Challenge Series Heat 2 (1700m).
Media Release - Saturday May 14
Lightly raced four-year-old Francesca provided trainer Andrew Forsman with a day he will long remember when she took out the Gr.3 Rydges Rotorua Stakes (1400m) on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 14
Swiss Exile chose the right spot to break his maiden in Saturday's $250,000 Group II Spirit Of Boom Classic (1200m) at Eagle Farm to credit Pariah with his first stakes winner.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday May 14
Winner of the Magic Millions Adelaide 2YO Classic back in March, promising Zoustar colt Twin Stars confirmed his potential with a determined victory in the Group III SAJC Sires Produce Stakes (1400m) at Morphettville on Saturday earning a trip to Brisbane.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 14
Zapateo continued the winning run enjoyed by Godolphin at Scone on Saturday when sweeping down the centre of the track to claim the Listed Coolmore Denise’s Joy Stakes (1100m).
Tara Madgwick - Saturday May 14
Godolphin don’t have many horses by champion sire I Am Invincible in their powerful stable, but a filly they bought for $900,000 from Magic Millions last year looks like being well worth the money after winning the $140,000 Listed Woodlands Stud Stakes (1100m) at Scone on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Saturday May 14
Expensive Snitzel colt Doull put his opponents to the sword at his career debut over 1100m at Flemington on Saturday, a cause to rejoice for Rosemont Stud, which has heavily invested in the family.
Breednet - Friday May 13
Here is the full list of 50 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia on Friday with winners and result details.
Tara Madgwick - Friday May 13
Yulong have had some good results with champion sire Frankel, who has given them dual Group I winner Hungry Heart and Group III winner My Whisper as well as a very promising filly that won at Cranbourne on Friday evening.
Tara Madgwick - Friday May 13
Six days ago at Gosford, Rustic Steel captured the $500,000 The Coast (1600m) and he backed up at Scone on Friday to win his first Black Type race taking out the $200,000 Listed Scone Cup (1600m).
Tara Madgwick - Friday May 13
Annabel Neasham has had a great run with her 2YO’s this season and it continued at Scone on Friday when she produced a Capitalist colt that was good enough to break his maiden against older rivals.
Mark Smith - Friday May 13
Just three-quarters of a length covered the first five across the line in Friday’s $200,000 Inglis Challenge at Scone, but there is no denying the well-supported debutant Vegas Raider was a worthy winner.
Media Release - Friday May 13
Brooklyn Park Stud are thrilled to announce the addition of proven Group 1 Sire SQUAMOSA to their Stallion roster, alongside recent exciting addition Holler.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday May 12
Big meetings at York this week featuring the Group II Dante Stakes for the colts and Group III Musidora Stakes for the fillies have unearthed serious Epsom Derby and Oaks contenders both bought as yearlings by Blandford Bloodstock from Tattersalls October Yearling Sale Book Two .
Breednet - Thursday May 12
Here is the full list of 30 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia on Thursday with winners and result details.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday May 12
If you’ve just bought a mare at the recent sales, you’ll now be pondering which stallion could be her perfect match, so we’re going to look hard at the options in various price points in coming days and weeks offering facts and statistics that might bring clarity for the undecided.
Media Release - Thursday May 12
Dual Group 1 winner Eduardo, rated among the world’s best sprinters, has been secured by slotholder Yulong Investments as its runner for the 2022 $15 million The TAB Everest.
Mark Smith - Thursday May 12
Often, a stallion will have a flurry of winners when he relocates, and one such stallion could be in for a career highlight on Saturday.
Media Release - Thursday May 12
Cambridge Stud have a select draft of 10 mares plus a share in Ocean Park now live on Gavelhouse Plus with bidding running through until 7pm (NZT) on Friday 20 May.