Tara Madgwick - Monday September 20
A set of nine official two year-old trials at Randwick on Monday morning produced some interesting juveniles and while the winners have been well covered our expert form trial watcher has analysed the runners for those that made a good impression outside of the obvious winners.
Tara Madgwick - Monday September 20
Our Breed to Race stories are striking a real chord with our audience and this tale of a bargain priced well bred mare bought through Inglis Digital from one of the best breeders in the country in Rick Jamieson of Gilgai Farm will inspire many more to chase their dreams.
Mark Smith - Monday September 20
Top-class racemare Yankee Rose is off to a flyer as a broodmare with her two-year-old daughter Romneya making all the running in a 1600m Newcomers race at Nakayama on Sunday.
Media Release - Monday September 20
Momentum continues to build ahead of next month’s Inglis Ready2Race Sale, with times and video footage of last week’s breeze up sessions at Hawkesbury and Eagle Farm now available for viewing on the Inglis website.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday September 18
From yearling sales to racing stables to bloodstock insurance, this self-confessed Elvis fan has enjoyed a varied and rewarding career in racing and bloodstock.
Tara Madgwick - Monday September 20
HEAT NINE 855m – 50.52 –Final heat won by Matt Dunn with the most expensive yearling he has ever trained in Genghis Khan, who scored a neck win over Sejardan (Sebring) with $2.1million Nobel in third place.
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Tara Madgwick - Sunday September 19
HEAT FIVE 855m – 50.22 seconds- Aquis Farm’s Spieth posted his second winner at this set of trials when the Kacy Fodgen trained colt Victory Moments  hit the line hard to beat $1,150,000 I Am Invincible colt Zambezi River by a length and three-quarters.
Breednet - Monday September 20
Here is the full list of 22 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Media Release - Monday September 20
The Keeneland September Yearling Sale completed its sixth of 11 sessions on Sunday with cumulative sales of $278 million, exceeding total sales of $238 million recorded for last year’s entire 12-day auction. 
Media Release - Monday September 20
Watching a horse he sold go on to win a Group One in Melbourne on Saturday brought mixed emotions for Te Aroha trainer Peter Lock.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday September 19
If you’re a broodmare owner on a budget that fits the description of breed to race, then these three stakes-winners from Saturday are going to give you inspiration for a long time to come.
Breednet - Sunday September 19
Here is the full list of 62 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Media Release - Sunday September 19
The unreserved auction for Te Akau Racing’s nine-time Group One winning Fastnet Rock mare Avantage is now live on Gavelhouse Plus, with bidding closing from 7pm (NZ) on Wednesday 22 September.
Media Release - Sunday September 19
While Callsign Mav was the star of the elite horses at Hastings with his Gr.1 Tarzino Trophy (1400m) victory, it was a stunning performance on the undercard that was the talk of the racing world.
Mark Smith - Sunday September 19
While Free Off Debt may not have lived up to the form that saw him open his career with wins at Morphettville and Flemington before a close-up third to Lyre in the 2019 Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes, the son of Unencumbered brought a lump to the throat of trainer Chris Bieg following his maiden stakes success in Saturday's Listed W H Wylie Handicap (1100m) at Morphettville.
Mark Smith - Sunday September 19
Bred by Pencarrow Stud and New Zealand Bloodstock supremo Sir Peter Vella in association with the Stanley family’s New England Stud, the Lope de Vega colt Dubai Poet looks to have a bright future judging on his five and a half-length romp over 7-furlongs at Newbury overnight.  
Mark Smith - Sunday September 19
Walton Street, a son of the 2006 Group II VRC Hilton International Stakes and Listed Werribee Cup winner Brom Felinity (Encosta De Lago), completed a grand day on the international stage for Godolphin with a five and three-quarter romp in the Grade 1 Canadian International at Woodbine.
Media Release - Sunday September 19
The strong pace at the Keeneland September Yearling Sale continued Saturday when the auction resumed following a one-day hiatus and Donato Lanni, agent, acquired a filly by Curlin for $800,000 to lead positive results.
Media Release - Sunday September 19
Nine-time Group One winner Avantage, whose racing career was brought to a sudden halt on Friday after suffering a tendon injury, will be sold through New Zealand Bloodstock’s Gavelhouse Plus in an online auction that starts on Sunday 19 September and finishes at 7pm New Zealand time on Wednesday 22 September.
Media Release - Saturday September 18
A second G1 winner for the Inglis Digital platform, a timely G3 win by a Ready2Race graduate and another dominant Stakes victory by a Premier Sale mare highlighted another big 24 hours for Inglis graduates.
Breednet - Saturday September 18
Here is the full list of 119 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Mark Smith - Saturday September 18
After five stakes placings including the Group 1 Tancred Stakes and Group 1 Winx Stakes, the six-year-old Dundeel mare She’s Ideel had her day in the sun in the Group III TAB Kingston Town Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on Saturday.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday September 18
Pride of Dubai’s brilliant daughter Bella Nipotina is yet to miss a place in her current campaign and scored her biggest win to date when zooming to the line to win the Group III MRC How Now Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Saturday September 18
From a bargain basement $2,000 purchase at a mixed sale to a Group 1 winning millionairess, Sierra Sue scaled the heights in Saturday’s $1million Group 1 Neds Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield.
Mark Smith - Saturday September 18
 It was billed as a mini Everest, with six of the starters already gaining a slot in the $15million feature, and it was giant slayer Eduardo who got the better of the favourite Nature Strip in Saturday’s $500,000 Group II Bowermans Furniture The Shorts (1100m) at Randwick.
Media Release - Saturday September 18
Albert Bosma’s Go Racing syndicates enjoyed one of their finest hours on Saturday when they celebrated three separate victories including two at stakes level in the space of sixty minutes.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday September 18
Progressive stayer Nonconformist has booked his spot in the Caulfield Cup next month after scoring a brave win in the Group III MRC Foundation Cup (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.
Mark Smith - Saturday September 18
Verry Elleegant needed to call on all her champion qualities to claim her ninth Group 1 as Rachel King set up a thriller on the free-running Riodini in Saturday’s $1million Fujitsu General George Main Stakes (1600m) at Randwick.
Media Release - Saturday September 18
Rider Sarah Macnab produced a gem of a ride as she guided under-rated filly Bellacontte to a thrilling victory in the Gr.3 Hawke’s Bay Breeders’ Gold Trail Stakes (1200m) at Hastings.
Mark Smith - Saturday September 18
In a monumental three-horse war, the top-class Snitzel filly Four Moves Ahead turned the tables on her Silver Shadow Stakes conqueror Swift Witness in Saturday’s Group II Darley Tea Rose Stakes (1400m) at Randwick.
Media Release - Saturday September 18
Gritty local galloper Callsign Mav had to call on all his undoubted talent as he took out his second Gr.1 Tarzino Trophy (1400m) in succession, in a desperate finish to the feature event at Hastings on Saturday.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday September 18
Dashing Zoustar colt Lightsaber is always an impressive sight in the parade ring and he delivered when it counted at Caulfield on Saturday finding his best form to win the Group III MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude (1400m).
Mark Smith - Saturday September 18
Carrying the colours of her sire Bon Hoffa, the Kevin Corstens-trained outsider Bon’s a Pearla overpowered the favourite Heresy in Saturday’s $300,000 Group II Off The Track Community Thousand Guineas Prelude (1400m) at Caulfield.
Tara Madgwick - Saturday September 18
Champion sire Savabeel is having a day out at Randwick producing two early winners in Kiss the Bride and High Supremacy before quality mare Atishu confirmed her claims for the upcoming Group I ATC Epsom Handicap when taking out the Group III ATC Bill Ritchie Quality (1400m).
Media Release - Saturday September 18
Awapuni galloper Wakari upset all predictions when he held out hot favourite I Wish I Win to take out the Listed El Roca-Sir Colin Meads Trophy (1200m) at Hastings.
Tara Madgwick - Friday September 17
Coolmore shuttler Wootton Bassett (GB) has had a busy year with his two year-olds and added a new stakes-winner to the tally overnight in France when unbeaten colt Topgear scored a determined win in the Group III Prix Eclipse (1200m) at Chantilly.
Media Release - Friday September 17
In a result described as ‘incredible’ by Darby Racing Syndications Scott Darby, Every Rose has become the second horse to surpass the magical seven figures in an Inglis Digital Online Auction, with the daughter of the Choisir selling for $1.3million to Suman Hedge Bloodstock on behalf of a client.
Breednet - Friday September 17
Here is the full list of 38 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Greg Tobin - Friday September 17
It’s been a busy couple of months at Queensland’s Oaklands Stud and not likely to slow down any time soon. Sure, every farm has its early starts and long days at this time of year, but Oaklands principal, Neville Stewart, has really been burning the candle – so to speak.
Mark Smith - Friday September 17
Jeff Penza made a clean sweep of the three Group III features at Newcastle on Friday when guiding the Magnus gelding Ashman to an all the way triumph in the $160,000 Australian Bloodstock Cameron Hcp (1500m).
Mark Smith - Friday September 17
Beaten out of a place in his two most recent outings in benchmark 78s,  Highclere Thoroughbred Racing’s Galileo gelding Great House (IRE) dominated the finish of Friday’s $245,000 Group III Sharp Office Newcastle Cup (2300m)
Mark Smith - Friday September 17
The Les Bridge-trained Madam Legend made every post a winner under Jeff Penza in Friday’s Group III Yarraman Park Tibbie Stakes (1400m) at Newcastle.
Media Release - Friday September 17
Nine-time Group One winner Avantage has been retired from racing after suffering a tendon injury.
Mark Smith - Friday September 17
A sister the most expensive yearling sold in 2021, Yearning was off the mark at her fifth start with a dominant performance over 1400m at Newcastle on Friday.
Mark Smith - Friday September 17
It would take some beating to start a career with a Listed Stakes success followed by a Group III, then finishing runner-up in the $2million Magic Millions Classic.
Media Release - Friday September 17
Two million-dollar colts – a son of Into Mischief from the family of Grade 1 winner Dunbar Road and a son of Street Sense from the family of champion Forever Unbridled – led Thursday’s fourth day of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale. Today’s session marked the final day of a buoyant Week 1 of the auction, which generated gross sales exceeding $200 million and recorded 1
Media Release - Friday September 17
Jakkalberry is developing a knack for leaving quality three-year-olds - The ill-fated Novara Park stallion enjoyed Classic success last season through the deeds of three-time Derby hero Explosive Jack, and he could have a quality filly on his hands this year in the form of Elusive Express.
Greg Tobin - Friday September 17
Victoria’s Rosemont Stud has possibly had better launches into spring, but General Manager Bloodstock, Ryan McEvoy, would be hard pressed naming one.
Media Release - Friday September 17
Auckland's extended lockdown is wearing thin with trainer Nick Bishara but the anticipation of another big weekend of racing is giving him some respite.
Tara Madgwick - Friday September 17
There are nine heats for two year-olds to be run at Randwick on Monday morning so Breednet have put together a Sale Mail offering breeding and sale details / yearling images for all runners which include the most expensive Exceed and Excel ever sold and the full brother to Champion 3YO Trapeze Artist.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday September 16
The Turkish Jockey Club have announced the acquisition of Australian dual Group I winning sire Epaulette, who has been sold to them by Darley and will stand his first season in Turkey in 2022.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday September 16
Dundeel might be better known for his colts, but he had an impressive filly break her maiden at Kembla on Thursday that will be worth following  in the autumn.
Breednet - Thursday September 16
Here is the full list of 38 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Tara Madgwick - Thursday September 16
Andrew Forsman and Murray Baker produced a promising winner on Wednesday by American Pharoah (USA) with three year-old filly Lady Koval opening her account with a debut victory at Cambridge.
Media Release - Thursday September 16
Celebrating a half-century of three-year-old filly excellence, the New Zealand Bloodstock Filly of the Year Series springs to life for the 50th time on Saturday with the running of the $80,000 Group Three Hawke’s Bay Breeders Gold Trail Stakes (1200m) at Hastings. 
Media Release - Thursday September 16
Group One winner Aegon has arrived back in New Zealand after a two-start campaign in Melbourne.
Media Release - Thursday September 16
A funny thing happened at the Keeneland September Yearling Sale when the first session of Book 2 produced two colts by City of Light and Justify (USA) that sold for seven figures including the top priced horse of the entire sale.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday September 15
Former champion racehorse Frankel is marching towards his first overall Champion European Sire title with Shadwell homebred colt Mostahdaf claiming his second stakes success in the Listed Chasemore Farm Fortune Stakes (1m) at Sandown in a manner that suggests he may be a Group I winner of the future.
Media Release - Wednesday September 15
Consistent Group-class mare News Girl (Magnus) tonight became the 15th lot sold for $300,000 or more by Inglis Digital in 2021 when realising $375,000 in the September (Early) Online Auction.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday September 15
Raheen Stud have a lot of faith in their young Fastnet Rock stallion Heroic Valour and as a Group I winning two year-old it was no surprise to see him post a stylish trial winner at Doomben earlier this week.
Breednet - Wednesday September 15
Here is the full list of 41 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Mark Smith - Wednesday September 15
The Tony and Calvin McEvoy-trained Winning Partner defended his crown in Wednesday’s Listed Balaklava Cup (1600m).
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday September 15
Second at her first two starts in provincial maidens last month, Pride of Dubai filly Mayrose had race fitness and experience on her side when coming to Randwick on Wednesday to break her maiden in town.
Mark Smith - Wednesday September 15
Trainer Anthony Cummings has pencilled in the Group 1 Champion Stakes for Moridan after the son of Maurice (JPN) broke his maiden over 1400m at Randwick-Kensington on Wednesday.
Mark Smith - Wednesday September 15
Backed to the exclusion to everything else in the race, the regally-bred Shalaa (IRE) colt Mornington Glory made a winning career debut over 1100m at Bendigo on Wednesday.
Tara Madgwick - Wednesday September 15
Book 1 of the 2021 Keeneland September Yearling Sale produced strong results for Coolmore's Triple Crown winners Justify (USA) and American Pharoah (USA), whose progeny were in keen demand.
Breednet - Wednesday September 15
The new season two year-olds have started trialling with first season sire The Mission hitting the ground running and also a couple of million dollar babies seen out so here are the placegetters so far with breeding and sale information.
Media Release - Wednesday September 15
Keeneland concluded the premier Book 1 portion of its September Yearling Sale on Tuesday with vibrant trade among major domestic and foreign buyers that produced strong results and the sale of eight seven-figure yearlings, led by the $1.6 million paid by Woodford Racing and West Point Thoroughbreds for a Quality Road colt who is a half-brother to Grade 1 winner Girvin and 2021 Preakness (G1) and R
Media Release - Wednesday September 15
New Zealand Bloodstock’s Ready to Run Sale has earned its stellar international reputation through the remarkable racetrack results of its graduates, along with the acclaimed horsemanship skills of its many respected vendors and preparers. But the catalogue is also never short of high-quality pedigree credentials, and 2021 is no exception to that rule. 
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday September 14
The Keeneland September Yearling Sale Book 1 second session is underway with the top price so far a colt by Quality Road that sold for $1.6million.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday September 14
Coolmore shuttler Churchill (IRE) unleashed another stylish debut winner in Ireland overnight with River Thames coming from behind to win over 1m at Punchestown.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday September 14
With 11 winners in the past seven days you would have to be living under a stone not to have noticed that this much missed sire is in the middle of a purple patch and the opportunities to secure his stock are limited.
Breednet - Tuesday September 14
Here is the full list of 30 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Media Release - Tuesday September 14
Mick Price and Michael Kent Jnr unearthed another potential Group I VRC Derby (2500m) contender by Tavistock on Tuesday.
Mark Smith - Tuesday September 14
Sheamus Mills Bloodstock was on the board on day one of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale when purchasing a filly from a family with few equals in topping seven figures in Australia.
Media Release - Tuesday September 14
The Shane Nichols-trained Iffuwish turned in a good performance to win on debut over 1100m at Wangaratta on Tuesday and the $150,000 Karaka Book 1 purchase shapes as a three-year-old filly worth following.
Breednet - Tuesday September 14
Excitement is building at Camp Aquis following the 2YO heats at Doomben on Tuesday morning – the third lot of juvenile trials in Queensland this season.
Media Release - Tuesday September 14
New Zealand-bred gelding Lost And Running will begin his ascent towards the A$15 million The Everest (1200m) next month when he lines-up in the Gr.2 The Shorts (1100m) at Randwick on Saturday.
Tara Madgwick - Tuesday September 14
The first yearlings by undefeated Triple Crown hero Justify (USA) were a hot commodity at the 2021 Keeneland September Yearling Sale during the first session with 10 youngsters averaging $US432,200 ($A587,477), which was the best result of all first season sires.
Media Release - Tuesday September 14
Each year the State Thoroughbred Breeding Associations bring together some of Australia's leading equine Veterinarians and Thoroughbred industry professionals, covering topical and latest breeding information at our ever-popular seminars. This year a collaborative series of webinars was held, allowing easy participant access from the safety of the screen.
Media Release - Tuesday September 14
A daughter of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah whose undefeated half-sister Echo Zulu captured Saratoga’s Spinaway (G1) eight days ago, sold for $1.4 million to Northshore Bloodstock, agent, to top Monday’s opening session of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale.
Media Release - Tuesday September 14
The Inglis Ready2Race Sale has been moved back a fortnight and will now take place at Riverside on Tuesday October 26.
Tara Madgwick - Monday September 13
The 2021 Keeneland September Yearling Sale is underway in Kentucky and setting the early pace is a filly by American Pharoah from Letgomyecho that sold for $US1.4million ($A1.9million).
Tara Madgwick - Monday September 13
Flying Artie has made an impressive start to the new season and has taken an early lead on the second crop sires list by winners and earnings after racking up his eighth winner on Monday at Tamworth with an eye catching debut winner trained by William Freedman.
Media Release - Monday September 13
Video footage of Friday’s Seymour breeze ups – a key lead-up to next month’s Inglis Ready2Race Sale – is now available for viewing on the Inglis website.
Breednet - Monday September 13
Here is the full list of 22 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Tara Madgwick - Monday September 13
The half-sister to Melbourne Cup winner Vow and Declare scored a fast finishing debut victory at Moe on Monday.
Media Release - Monday September 13
Comeback galloper Dragon Leap returns to the races for only the second time since February 2020 when he contests Saturday’s Gr.1 Tarzino Trophy (1400m) at Hastings.
Tara Madgwick - Monday September 13
Coolmore's Triple Crown hero American Pharoah (USA) has been churning out stakes-winners this year with progressive mare Skygaze adding to the tally when taking out the $100,000 Belle Mahone Stakes (1 and 1/16th m) at Woodbine in Canada on Sunday.
Tara Madgwick - Monday September 13
There were two heats for two year-olds run at Cranbourne on Monday morning over 800m and the winners were by Frankel and Flying Artie, while both second place-getters were million dollar colts by Zoustar.
Media Release - Monday September 13
High-class 2YO and multiple Group winner Every Rose (Choisir) will be offered for sale in a bespoke Inglis Digital Online Auction to be held later this week.
Media Release - Monday September 13
Champion jumper The Cossack (NZ) (Mastercraftsman) made his mark in a different role at New Plymouth on Saturday with a hard-fought victory in the $30,000 NZB Airfreight Road to Jericho (3210m). 
Tara Madgwick - Sunday September 12
Oaklands Stud based Power (GB) has had a benchmark year with two Group I winners in Europe in Laws of Indices and Helvic Dream and made it even better overnight when his classy stayer Sonnyboyliston captured the Group I Irish St Leger (1m6f) at the Curragh beating Melbourne Cup winner Twilight Payment.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday September 12
Two Group I juvenile features were run at The Curragh overnight with interesting winners of both races albeit not the favourites that punters thought with victory going to a filly by Mastercraftsman that is a full sister to a champion and a colt from the family of Coolmore shuttler Calyx (GB).
Tara Madgwick - Sunday September 12
Much missed Cambridge Stud sire Tavistock has had three maiden winners in the past two days and all are interesting with an eye to the Classics unfolding this season.
Breednet - Sunday September 12
Here is the full list of 58 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.
Mark Smith - Sunday September 12
Following a first-up third behind the promising Draft Day (Tivaci) at Sandown, the Wolf Cry gelding Prowling went off an odds-on favourite to open his account at over 1200m at Cranbourne on Sunday in a manner that suggests there are better days ahead.
Mark Smith - Sunday September 12
With Flying Artie’s son Giannis winning the Listed Dulcify Stakes and his Blue Diamond Stakes winning son Artorius edged out in the Listed Exford Plate, the win of Democracy Manifest at Dubbo on Sunday may be little more than a bleep on the radar.
Mark Smith - Sunday September 12
Aquis Farm's Divine Prophet has been on a roll of late, and he chalked up a notable first winner in the northern hemisphere on Saturday when the Richard Fahey-trained 2yo Scarlet Dancer opened his account over 6-furlongs at Chester.
Tara Madgwick - Sunday September 12
Success in the world of bloodstock investment requires unwavering commitment, a genuine passion for thoroughbreds and an open mind.