Group I Goal for Zoustar Colt

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.

Twin Stars wins the G3 SA Sires Produce  - image Magic Millions Twitter / Makoto Kaneko

Trained by Tony and Calvin McEvoy, Twin Stars improved on his last start second to See You in Heaven in the Group III SA Breeders Stakes to post a tenacious long neck win under Barend Vorster.

“He was very good first up in the Magic Millions, then great the other day when second behind what looks a smart 2YO and then fabulous today at 1400m,” said Tony McEvoy.

“He’s a big striding horse and this inner track is not his track, but he was still able to get away with it.

“He will go to Melbourne on Monday and then Brisbane on Wednesday for the Sires Produce (1400m) worth a million dollars and then the JJ Atkins (1600m).”

Twin Stars was a $225,000 Magic Millions purchase.

A $225,000 Magic Millions purchase for McEvoy Mitchell Racing/Belmont Bloodstock Agency P/L from the KBL Thoroughbreds draft, Twin Stars has two wins and a second from just three starts and has already won over $200,000 in prizemoney.

Bred by Bowcock Bloodstock, Twin Stars is the best of two winners from stakes-winning Star Witness mare Pearl Star, who comes from the family of Group I winning 2YO Spectatorial.

She has a weanling colt by Shalaa (IRE), but missed last year so will have no foal this spring.

Twin Stars is the 28th stakes-winner for Widden Stud’s champion sire Zoustar, who stands at a fee of $198,000.



Race Result - South Aust. Sires' Produce Gr3 1400m

Morphettville Track: Good(4) Time: 1:25.21
Twin Stars
T: T & C McEvoy J: B Vorster 57.5
2c Zoustar (AUS) x Pearl Star (AUS) (Star Witness (AUS))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $225,000
V:KBL Thoroughbreds, Beaudesert, Qld
B: McEvoy Mitchell Racing/Belmont Bloodstock Agency P/L (FBAA)
Hope At Hand
T: L Macdonald & A Gluyas J: J Holder 55.5
2f Impending (AUS) x Angel Of Hope (AUS) (Choisir (AUS))
MM Adelaide Yearling Sale $80,000
V:Willow Grove Stud, Woodside, SA
B: Macdonald Gluyas Racing
Miss Dunsford
T: Ben & J D Hayes J: John Allen 55.5
2f Dissident (AUS) x She Chose Me (AUS) (Foxwedge (AUS))
Kings Consort
T: A & S Freedman J: M Zahra 57.5
2g Ilovethiscity (AUS) x Peckish (AUS) (Snitzel (AUS))
MM Adelaide Yearling Sale $32,000
V:Leneva Park, Longwood, Vic
B: Anthony Freedman Racing/Blue Sky Bloodstock (FBAA)
Street Delight
T: Symon Wilde J: D Oliver 55.5
2f Street Boss (USA) x Whitten's Delight (AUS) (Barely A Moment (AUS))
Inglis November (Late) Online Sale $20,000
V:Aquis Farm Operations Pty Ltd
B: Edinburgh Park Stud
MM Adelaide Yearling Sale $100,000
V:Edinburgh Park, Wingham, NSW
B: Bennett Racing
MM Gold Coast National Weanling Sale $3,000
V:Aquis Farm Operations, Murrurundi, NSW
B: Jared Wehlow Racing
T: L Macdonald & A Gluyas J: Jessica Eaton 55.5
2f Rebel Raider (AUS) x Amphlett (AUS) (Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE))
Sirius Princess
T: T J Andrews J: Carleen Hefel 55.5
2f Hooked (AUS) x Cosmic Choice (AUS) (Redoute's Choice (AUS))
Inglis April (Late) Online Sale $4,500
V:Ultra Thoroughbreds
B: Stoneridge
Solar Blast
T: R & C Jolly J: Jake Toeroek 57.5
2g Palentino (AUS) x Gale Force Sun (NZ) (O'Reilly (NZ))
MM Adelaide Yearling Sale $50,000
V:Kitchwin Hills, Scone, NSW
B: Richard & Chantelle Jolly
Inglis Great Southern Sale $9,000
V:Sun Stud, Kerrie
Inglis 2020 AUGUST (Early) Online Sale $9,000
V:Sun Stud
Spencer's Spirit
T: David Tootell Snr J: Kayla Crowther 57.5
2g Wandjina (AUS) x Fly Higher (AUS) (Lonhro (AUS))
MM Adelaide Yearling Sale $6,000
V:Rosden Park, Wellington, SA
B: Tiger Tootell Racing
Cold One
T: C Vidotto & C Beasy J: D Moor 57.5
2c Akeed Mofeed (GB) x Blue Yonder (AUS) (Exceed And Excel (AUS))
Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale Showcase $36,000
V:Supreme Thoroughbreds, Romsey
B: EPM Racing
T: Chris Bieg J: P Gatt 55.5
2f Spill The Beans (AUS) x Zip Top Tezza (AUS) (Top Marc (AUS))
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