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Jacquinot (AUS)

2019 Rubick (Encosta De Lago) x Ponterro (Pierro)
Widden Stud

Winner of the ‘sire-making’ Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes & Group 1 CF Orr Stakes at WFA … Group 1 placed at 2 … 4-time Group winner at 3 … won over $4.2 million in stakes … by Everest sire, Rubick … from a full/half sister to Group 1 winner Inference and multiple Group 2 winner Dragon Leap … “speed, soundness, temperament and genuine Group One ability” – Mick Price.

Widden Stud

Widden Stud

Stands at Widden Stud
2023 FEE: $33,000

Operating for over 150 years under the ownership of the Thompson family, Widden Stud is a name synonymous with champion sires – Marscay, Vain, Bletchingly, Todman, General Nediym, Northern Meteor & Stratum – brilliant, tough, speed oriented horses that left a legacy of greatness for generations to come. Geography and mother nature have bestowed tremendous natural gifts on Widden, making it one of the most picturesque farms in the world, offering an unparalleled environment for young thoroughbreds. Located on 7,000 acres of spectacular horse country in the Widden Valley, the farm features rich alluvial creek flats sheltered by magnificent sandstone cliffs providing pristine and tranquil surrounds.

Widden Valley , via Denman, NSW, 2328
+61 (02) 6549 9999
Antony Thompson - NSW
0427 470 507
Matt Comerford - NSW
0424 742 672
Adam Henry - VIC
0428 036 472
Philip Marshall - VIC
0407 853 782

Latest News

Widden Stud Stallion Parades Kick Off for 2023 – Test Your Mare

The first of the annual Widden Stud NSW stallion parades was held on Thursday with Antony and Katie Thompson welcoming guests to the ‘Valley of Champions’ for a sensational lunch, warm hospitality and of course the presentation of stallions including exciting newcomer Jacquinot, with all sires available for Hypothetical matings.

$225,000 Inglis Digital Sale-Topper Bought for Jacquinot

Subtitle – purchased by one of Jacquinot’s part-owners to send to the new Widden-based stallion this coming breeding season – has topped today’s Inglis Digital May (Late) Sale, realising $225,000.

Widden Stud Announce 2023 Fees - Increase for Zoustar

With two top class stallion rosters in NSW and Victoria, Widden Stud are proud to present a diverse selection of quality commercial stallions headed by our champion sire Zoustar, in company with a myriad of proven and promising options priced to suit all budgets.

Jacquinot Retired to Widden

Outstanding three year-old colt Jacquinot has been retired and the two time Group I winner of over $2.4million will be welcomed at Widden Stud to stand alongside past Golden Rose winners Zoustar and Trapeze Artist.

G1 WFA Victory for Jacquinot

Quality Rubick colt Jacquinot enhanced his credentials for a future stud career when adding the $750,000 Group I MRC CF Orr Stakes (1400m) to his resume, but the victory was not without drama.

Triumphant Return for Golden Rose Winner Jacquinot

The Group III MRC Manfred Stakes (1300m) at Sandown on Australia Day featured a host of exciting three year-olds resuming from a spell, but there was a short priced favourite in Golden Rose winner Jacquinot.

Pedigree Table

Rubick (AUS) 2011
Ponterro (AUS) 2014
Encosta De Lago (AUS) 1993
Sliding Cube (AUS) 2004
Pierro (AUS) 2009
Pontiana (AUS) 2007
Fairy King (USA) 1988
Shoal Creek (AUS) 1988
Rock Of Gibraltar (IRE) 1992
Shantha's Choice (AUS) 1992
Lonhro (AUS) 2003
Miss Right Note (IRE) 2003
Redoute's Choice (AUS) 1996
Liberty Rose (AUS) 1998
Canny Lad: 4s x5d
Dancing Show: 4s x5d
Danehill: 4s x4d
Danzig: 5d x5s
Nijinsky II: 5d x5s
Razyana: 5d x5s
Shantha's Choice: 3s x4d

Race Record

At 2
1st - Frank O'Brien Hcp (1200)
3rd - Neds Blue Diamond Stakes (1200) Gr.1
At 3
1st - Golden Rose Stakes (1400) Gr.1
1st - Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes (1400) Gr.1
1st - H.D.F. McNeil Stakes (1200) Gr.3
1st - Ive Manfred Stakes (1300) Gr.3

Fee History


Sons of Rubick at Stud in Australasia

Grandsons of Encosta De Lago at Stud in Australasia