Nine for Russian Revolution - His Weanlings Set to Star

Tara Madgwick - Tuesday May 3

Newgate Farm’s Russian Revolution has been generating a lot of activity on the barrier trial front over the past month so expect to see a flurry of winners from him as the back end of the season unfolds with Tsarina Sophia adding her name to his tally of winners on Tuesday at Kembla.

Trained by Gerald Ryan and Sterling Alexiou, Tsarina Sophia had one previous trial for a third placing last month at Warwick Farm and was expected to run well.

She showed great determination to run down race favourite Vinnie’s Spirit and win the 1000m maiden by a short head on a heavy 10.
 



Tsarina Sophia was retained to race by her breeder Bill Ouston and is the third winner from stakes-placed Precious Sophia, a half-sister to stakes-winner the Travelling Man f rom the family of Group II winner Glory Girl.

She is the ninth first crop winner for Russian Revolution, who is the leading first season sire by earnings and winners with the brilliant Group I winning son of Snitzel earning a fee increase this season to stand at $71,500.

There is sure to be tremendous interest from pinhookers in the Russian Revolution draft of 17 for the Inglis Weanling Sale starting on Wednesday.

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Race Result - Theresa Bateup Mdn Plate 1000m

Kembla Grange Track: Heavy(10) Time: 1:00.64
1
Tsarina Sophia
T: G Ryan & S Alexiou J: Tom Sherry 55
2f Russian Revolution (AUS) x Precious Sophia (NZ) (Cecconi (AUS))
2
0.1
Vinnie's Spirit
T: G Waterhouse & A Bott J: Ms W Costin 57
2c I Am Invincible (AUS) x Sensibility (AUS) (Redoute's Choice (AUS))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $325,000
V:Segenhoe Stud, Scone, NSW
B: Gai Waterhouse/Adrian Bott/Kestrel Thoroughbreds
3
0.9
Penitent
T: R S Englebrecht J: J R Collett 55
2f Caravaggio (USA) x Uncommon (AUS) (Exceed And Excel (AUS))
Inglis HTBA May Yearling Sale $54,000
V:Holbrook Thoroughbreds, Scone
B: S Englebrecht
4
2.2
Hellcent
T: Michael Freedman J: W Pike 55
2f Hellbent (AUS) x Etoile Fille (NZ) (No Excuse Needed (GB))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $100,000
V:Manx Park, Sutton Forest, NSW
B: William Johnson Bloodstock
5
4.7
Lady Gold
T: T P Croft J: Ms K O'Hara 55
2f Astern (AUS) x Profits Rock (AUS) (Zabeel (NZ))
6
4.9
Euros
T: Joseph Pride J: J Ford 55
2f Capitalist (AUS) x Gone To Paris (AUS) (Duporth (AUS))
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $300,000
V:Highgrove Stud, Darling Downs, Qld
B: B K Racing & Breeding Pty Ltd
7
7.4
Northumbria
T: James Cummings J: Rachel King 57
2c Exceed And Excel (AUS) x Ida (AUS) (Lonhro (AUS))
8
8.2
Fanagoria
T: P & P Snowden J: Tommy Berry 55
2f Russian Revolution (AUS) x Yattarna (AUS) (Exceed And Excel (AUS))
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