One to Watch – Wangaratta

Tara Madgwick - Thursday November 12

This smart maiden winner for Vancouver has a half-brother to be offered next week at the NZB Ready to Run Sale as Lot 58.

Thunder Peak - image David Thorpe / Racing Photos

Trained by Mike Moroney, three year-old filly Thunder Peak was a hot favourite to win the 1100m maiden and got the job done in style, accelerating impressively to win by more than two lengths under Lachlan King.


Thunder Peak was second at her only previous outing to subsequent stakes-winner La Mexicana, so there are almost certainly better wins in store for her.

Bought by Lauriston Thoroughbred Farm for $55,000 from the Aquis draft at the Magic Millions National Weanling Sale, she subsequently passed in as a yearling with her ownership now shared by Ballymore Stables, Rupert Legh Racing and Lauriston.

Thunder Peak is the first winner for stakes-placed Serein, whose 2YO colt by Divine Prophet will be offered by Gosford Park as Lot 58 at the NZB Ready to Run.



Race Result - Refridgetech Mdn Plate 1100m

Wangaratta Track: Good(4) Time: 1:03.93
Thunder Peak
T: M D Moroney J: Lachlan King 57
3f Vancouver (AUS) x Serein (NZ) (Postponed (USA))
MM National Weanling Sale $55,000
V:Aquis Farm Murrurundi NSW
B: Lauriston Thoroughbred Farm
Rockstar Dreams
T: J Warren & D Krongold J: H Coffey 57
3f Dream Ahead (USA) x Indy Rock (AUS) (Bernardini (USA))
Inglis Ready 2 Race Sale $45,000
V:Princess Park Thoroughbred Farm, Nagambie, Vic
B: Jason Warren Racing Stables Pty Ltd
Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale Book 2 $18,000
V:Stockwell Thoroughbreds, Diggers Rest
B: 888 Bloodstock
T: D R Brideoake J: J Duffy 57
3f Foxwedge (AUS) x Delirious (AUS) (All Bar One (AUS))
All's Fair
T: S V Brown J: C Newitt 57
3f Warhorse (NZ) x Heart To Heart (AUS) (Tale Of The Cat (USA))
T: Jarrod Robinson J: J Mallyon 57
3f Crowded House (GB) x French Braids (AUS) (Flying Spur (AUS))
Just Abbey
T: Ms S Naylor J: Chris Caserta 57
3f Kuroshio (AUS) x Nadya (AUS) (King Of Kings (IRE))
Inglis Melbourne Gold Yearling Sale $5,000
V:Yarran Thoroughbreds, Seymour
B: Gresham Racing Stables
Sligo Queen
T: Adrian Corboy J: Jack Hill 57
3f Puissance De Lune (IRE) x Himalayan Queen (AUS) (Hold That Tiger (USA))
Black Monsoon
T: Chris Calthorpe J: Mikaela Lawrence 54
3f Moshe (AUS) x Jetta (NZ) (Howbaddouwantit (USA))
Inglis Melbourne Gold Yearling Sale $5,000
V:Kelly Thoroughbreds, Sale
B: Aintree Park Pty Ltd
Woody Wildcat
T: Russell Osborne J: Madison Lloyd 55.5
3f Redente (AUS) x Aunty Nova (AUS) (Guiscard (AUS))
Ultra Instinct
T: M & L Cerchi J: Teodore Nugent 57
3f Shooting To Win (AUS) x Imprimis (AUS) (Magnus (AUS))
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