One to Watch – Hawkesbury

Tara Madgwick - Thursday November 19

Champion sire Exceed and Excel made a splash at the Karaka Ready To run Sale earlier today with a $525,000 colt and then gave us an impressive maiden winner at Hawkesbury carrying the colours of her breeder and part-owner Kia Ora Stud.

The Mark Newnham trained filly Escape Artist was second and fourth at her first two starts back in June and July, but returned to racing a stronger filly on Thursday.

Sent out favourite, she led all the way for Rachel King to win by more than a length, making light work of it at the finish.


Escape Artist as a yearling.
Recorded as a $525,000 Inglis Easter purchase for Jadeskye Racing / B Widdup from the Kia Ora draft, the sale later fell through and Escape Artist runs for a syndicate put together by bloodstock agent James Bester that includes Kia Ora along with Rob McLure, Neil Werrett and Steve McCann.

She is the third foal of Se Sauveur, whose previous two foals are both winners.

A half-sister to Group I SA Derby winner Escado, Se Sauveur has a yearling filly by Snitzel that will be offered by Kia Ora Stud at the 2021 Magic Millions Yearling Sale as Lot 757 and has foaled this spring producing a filly by The Autumn Sun.



Race Result - Furphy Mdn 1100m

Hawkesbury Track: Good(4) Time: 1:02.86
Escape Artist
T: Mark Newnham J: Rachel King 55.5
3f Exceed And Excel (AUS) x Se Sauver (AUS) (Bel Esprit (AUS))
Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale $525,000
V:Kia Ora Stud, Scone
B: Jadeskye Racing / B Widdup
So Say You
T: T J Robinson J: Brock Ryan 55.5
4m So You Think (NZ) x Zarock (AUS) (Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE))
Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale Book 2 $100,000
V:Kitchwin Hills, Scone
B: T Robinson
Impulsive Tycoon
T: M, W & J Hawkes J: Tommy Berry 57.5
3g Written Tycoon (AUS) x Bessano (AUS) (Valixir (IRE))
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $180,000
V:Lime Country Thoroughbreds Pty Ltd, Burradoo
B: Shawrie
Lucky To Win
T: Gary & John Moore J: N Rawiller 57.5
3g Deep Field (AUS) x Khamsa (AUS) (Stratum (AUS))
MM Gold Coast 2YOs In Training Sale $210,000
V:Kenmore Lodge, Wyreema, Qld
B: Nicholas Moore/Francis Yip
Inglis Great Southern Sale - Weanlings $33,000
V:Stockwell Thoroughbreds, Diggers Rest
B: Merricks Station/Group 1 Bloodstock
T: A J Cummings J: Regan Bayliss 57
5m Pierro (AUS) x Shania Dane (AUS) (Danehill (USA))
Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale $150,000
V:Coolmore Stud, Jerry's Plains
B: Anthony Cummings Thoroughbreds Pty Ltd
Em Cee Gee
T: M C Conners J: S Guymer 57
4m Arena (AUS) x Misty Dawn (AUS) (Mister C. (USA))
Don Salvatore
T: Peter D Green J: G Buckley 59
4g Rubick (AUS) x Manang (NZ) (Zabeel (NZ))
Stallion Parade
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