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Bon Aurum (AUS)

2012 Bon Hoffa (Belong To Me) x Goldsmobile (Promontory Gold)
Ken King Thoroughbreds

A brilliant sprinter who won the sire making Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (Exceed And Excel, Testa Rossa, Encosta de Lago and Bon Aurum’s own sire, Bon Hoffa) … a winner at 2, Bon Aurum was a Group winner at 3 in the Caulfield Guineas Prelude … already off to a flyer with his first crop including Bon’s Your Back, Oscar Bravo, Bon’s Pride, Villa Seventynine etc.

Ken King Thoroughbreds

Ken King Thoroughbreds

Stands at Ken King Thoroughbreds
2023 FEE: $6,600

Based in the heart of Victoria’s thoroughbred country, Ken King’s boutique breeding operation boasts many stakes quality horses including Group 1 winners BON AURUM and Set Square, along with stakes winners Bons A Pearla, Bons Way, Late Charge, Helideck etc. Meanwhile, Ken has also purchased Group 1 winners Bon Hoffa and Rinky Dink and stakes winners Wildly, Skalato, Arctic Command etc.

Sheans Creek Road , Euroa, VIC, 3666

Latest News

Group I Winning Stallion Bon Aurum Retired

Euroa based breeder Ken King has announced that his Group 1 winning stallion Bon Aurum has been retired from racing with a stud career now beckoning.

Current Runners Accepted

Friday, March 1
Fannie Bay Race 1 - 1300m Open
Bon's Pride (ex: Shameless) Tnr: Jason Manning Rdr: Vanessa Arnott
Sunshine Coast Poly Race 1 - 1600m Maiden
Bon's Zen (ex: Zinedine) Tnr: Ron Drysdale Rdr: Minonette Kennedy
Saturday, March 2
Alexandra Race 2 - 1830m Restricted
Bonza Boots (ex: Ruby Slippers) Tnr: Reg Manning Rdr: Caitlin King
Sunday, March 3
Pakenham Race 6 - 1200m Restricted 64
Brazen Bon (ex: Shameless) Tnr: Alexander Rae Rdr: Matthew Cartwright
Tuesday, March 5
Terang Race 6 - 1200m Benchmark 64
Brazen Bon (ex: Shameless) Tnr: Alexander Rae Rdr: Matthew Cartwright
Wednesday, March 6
Balaklava Race 5 - 1400m Class 1 0
Sole Silence (ex: You Gotta Love It)
Tnr: Bill J Smart
Sandown-Hillside Race 3 - 1300m Benchmark 64 0
Bon's Your Back (ex: Everyone's Back)
Tnr: Tom Dabernig
Sandown-Hillside Race 6 - 1000m Benchmark 70 0
Bon's Your Back (ex: Everyone's Back)
Tnr: Tom Dabernig

Pedigree Table

Bon Hoffa (AUS) 2002
Goldsmobile (AUS) 2004
Belong To Me (USA) 1989
Asian Reef (GB) 1991
Promontory Gold (USA) 1997
Nomadic (AUS) 1991
Danzig (USA) 1979
Belonging (USA) 1979
Manila (USA) 1980
Golden Cay (IRE) 1980
Gone West (USA) 1990
Possibly Perfect (USA) 1990
Hula Chief (NZ) 1982
Mauritania (GB) 1974
Northern Dancer: 4s x5d x5s
Raise A Native: 5s x5d

Runners Today

Fannie Bay
Race 1 Bon's Pride 4g ex: Shameless
Sunshine Coast Poly
Race 1 Bon's Zen 3g ex: Zinedine
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Yesterday's Results

Australasian Distance Performance

Short <= 1200m
60% - (12)
Sprint 1201m - 1400m
25% - (5)
Mile 1401m - 1600m
10% - (2)
Mid 1601m - 2000m
0% - (0)
Stay 2001m - 2400m
5% - (1)
Long 2400m+
0% - (0)

Top Nicks

More Than Ready
2 wnrs Bon's Pride
1 wnrs Maxxi Bon
Brief Truce
1 wnrs Warrior's Kiss
Good Journey
1 wnrs Oscar Bravo
1 wnrs Aureate
1 wnrs Villa Seventynine
Our Maizcay
1 wnrs Liqueur Gold
1 wnrs Bon's Your Back
1 wnrs Bonza Boots

Race Record

At 2
1st - Geelong Cup Bookings Now Mdn (1200)
4th - Quest Serviced Apartments Mdn (1200)
At 3
1st - Beck Caulfield Gneas Prel. (1400) Gr.3
1st - Pin & Win Stakes (1400) LR
2nd - #willhillwolfpack Plate (Bm64) (1200)
3rd - E Dunkley & J Lee (Bm70) (1400)
At 4
1st - Yulong Park Sir Rupert Clarke (1400) Gr.1
1st - The Sofitel (1400) LR
3rd - Moniek Sambor Tile Import-Bm78 (1200)

Fee History