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Smart Missile (AUS)

2008 Fastnet Rock (Danehill) x Comical Smile (Comic Strip)
Twin Hills Stud

Unbeaten at two winning the Breeder’s Plate and then the G2 Todman. At three, a G3 winner and a close second in the G1 Golden Rose. Sire of 24 stakes winners so far.

Twin Hills Stud

Twin Hills Stud

Stands at Twin Hills Stud
2023 FEE: $13,200

Twin Hills is owned and managed by Olly and Amber Tait. The Tait family has been synonymous with racing and breeding success in Australia since the 1920s. Olly has unparalleled international experience in the management of bloodstock. Boasting state of the art facilities on an immaculate property based at Cootamundra in NSW, Twin Hills Stud offers quality stallions, bloodstock management, broodmare & youngstock agistment, racehorse spelling, sales preparation & consignment.

400 Dirnaseer Road , Cootamundra, NSW, 2590
olly@twinhillsstud.com
www.twinhillsstud.com
+61 2 6942 2268
Chris Kent - Stud Manager
ckent@twinhillsstud.com
0417 439 887
Jess Brien - Office Manager
jbrien@twinhillsstud.com
02 6942 2268

Latest News

Proven Value $13,200 to $16,500 – Test Your Mare

We had such a huge response to our story last week highlighting some great proven sires priced at $11,000 and below, we decided to up the ante slightly and find some more of these affordable sires that can help a budget conscious breeder get a dream result.

One to Watch – Gosford

He’s a very good trainer and also a pretty good breeder and Anthony Cummings gave us a One to Watch on Thursday when his homebred filly combining the blood of two Twin Hills Stud sires saluted at Gosford.

Twin Hills Stud Join Premium Stallions – Now Available for Hypothetical Matings

Twin Hills Stud have a great mix of proven and promising sires on their five strong roster for this spring - priced from $8,800 to $16,500 - and all stallions are now Premium stallions on Breednet so are available for our super popular Hypothetical Mating innovation.

More Prophets Celebrates Return to the Track

The Smart Missile mare More Prophets did not fancy becoming a mum and returned to training after missing to Pierro last spring. She celebrated with a dominant win in the Group III Emirates Park Dark Jewel Classic (1400m) at Scone on Saturday.

Twin Hills Stud Announce 2023 Fees

Twin Hills Stud have taken to Twitter to announce their fees for this spring with Group I Blue Diamond winner Daumier to stand alongside proven Group I producing sires Smart Missile, Denman and Hallowed Crown as well as promising young gun Peltzer.

$400,000 I Am Invincible Colt Tops Classic Finale

An I Am Invincible colt of Yarraman Park’s topped the final day of the Classic Yearling Sale, which ended with strong trade across all levels of the market.

Current Runners Accepted

Saturday, March 2
Dalby Race 3 - 1400m Benchmark 60
Substitution (ex: Filming) Tnr: Mark Currie Rdr: Corey Sutherland
Gold Coast Poly Race 7 - 1050m Benchmark 55
Just Looking (ex: Invited) Tnr: Bryan Dais Rdr: Emily Lang
Tottenham Race 4 - 1200m Open
Ogrim (ex: Cianara) Tnr: Merv Rumble Rdr: Ricky Blewitt
Tuncurry Race 3 - 1005m Benchmark 50
Spanish Missile (ex: La Rambla) Tnr: Luke A Thomas Rdr:
Tuncurry Race 6 - 1205m Benchmark 50
Spanish Missile (ex: La Rambla) Tnr: Luke A Thomas Rdr: Matthew Bennett
Wangaratta Race 1 - 1100m Maiden
Clever Illusion (ex: Lady Trickster) Tnr: David Bourne Rdr: Danny Beasley
Wangaratta Race 2 - 1400m Maiden
Dhanush (ex: My Obsession) Tnr: L and T Corstens Rdr: Danny Beasley
Wangaratta Race 4 - 1300m Restricted 58
Deploy And Destroy (ex: Zadoree) Tnr: Andrew Dale Rdr: Joe Bowditch
Sunday, March 3
Armidale Race 2 - 1100m Maiden
Silent Tomahawk (ex: Think Aloud) Tnr: Stephen Jones Rdr: Anna Roper
Armidale Race 4 - 1400m Maiden
Smart Jazz (ex: Real Jazz) Tnr: Jeremy Sylvester Rdr:
Armidale Race 5 - 1300m Class 1
Dyecast Missile (ex: Easytodyefor) Tnr: Stephen Gleeson Rdr: Matthew McGuren
Armidale Race 7 - 1300m Benchmark 58
Deebo (ex: I Love Friday) Tnr: Mark Mason Rdr: Matthew McGuren
Moruya Race 3 - 1010m Maiden
Missile Maiden (ex: Wejdaan) Tnr: Rob Potter Rdr: Coriah Keatings
Moruya Race 6 - 1200m Benchmark 58
Montebello's Charm (ex: Irresistible Charm) Tnr: Danny Williams Rdr: Nick Heywood
Moruya Race 7 - 1400m Class 5
Missile Leader (ex: Virginia Breeze) Tnr: Keith Dryden Rdr: Billy Owen
Moruya Race 7 - 1400m Class 5
Destructive Diva (ex: Atom Eve) Tnr: Norm Gardner Rdr:
Moruya Race 8 - 1425m Class 2
Destructive Diva (ex: Atom Eve) Tnr: Norm Gardner Rdr: Mathew Cahill
Naracoorte Race 3 - 1800m Maiden
Maven Missile (ex: Graces Spirit) Tnr: Garret Lynch Rdr: Sairyn Fawke
Pakenham Race 7 - 1400m Restricted 64
Fuzz Buzz (ex: Clever Clogs) Tnr: Luke Oliver Rdr: Daniel Stackhouse
Monday, March 4
Kempsey Race 3 - 1000m Maiden
Smart Attack (ex: Romantic Girl) Tnr: Grant Prosser Rdr: Peter Graham
Kempsey Race 3 - 1000m Maiden
Smart Lily (ex: Ice Lily) Tnr: Wayne Wilkes Rdr: Shae Wilkes
Kempsey Race 7 - 1250m Benchmark 58
Tornado Light (ex: Light Chaser) Tnr: Tracey Bartley Rdr: Chelsea Hillier
York Race 6 - 1500m Benchmark 52+
Adelante (ex: Madam Archer) Tnr: Tania Guy Rdr: Simone Altieri
Tuesday, March 5
Kembla Grange Race 4 - 1200m Maiden
Briasa (ex: Mary's Grace) Tnr: M, W and J Hawkes Rdr: Tyler Schiller
Kembla Grange Race 4 - 1200m Maiden
Kirkuk (ex: Banner Blonde) Tnr: Jim and Greg Lee Rdr: Jackson Morris
Kembla Grange Race 4 - 1200m Maiden
Tactical Response (ex: True Course) Tnr: Jacqueline Greentree Rdr: Braith Nock
Terang Race 1 - 2150m Maiden
Quintessentialmiss (ex: Love Field) Tnr: John Thom Rdr: Caitlin Hollowood
Wagga Race 1 - 1600m Maiden
Side Wager (ex: La Spruik) Tnr: Tim Donnelly Rdr: Danny Beasley
Wednesday, March 6
Balaklava Race 6 - 1050m Maiden 0
Amelia Valentina (ex: Brave Journey)
Tnr: G, N and B Searle and Callanan
Balaklava Race 7 - 1200m Maiden 0
Amelia Valentina (ex: Brave Journey)
Tnr: G, N and B Searle and Callanan
Sandown-Hillside Race 5 - 1800m Benchmark 64 0
Ethel Maude (ex: Lola Betty)
Tnr: P and H Carey and Walker
Warwick Farm Race 2 - 1000m Benchmark 72 0
Yiska (ex: Anevay)
Tnr: Michael Freedman
Warwick Farm Race 3 - 1200m Benchmark 72 0
Brimstone (ex: Lakeside)
Tnr: Nathan Doyle
Thursday, March 7
Grafton Race 1 - 1175m Benchmark 74 0
Noble Missile (ex: Addy Baby)
Tnr: Todd Fletcher
Grafton Race 3 - 1000m Class 2 0
Noble Missile (ex: Addy Baby)
Tnr: Todd Fletcher
Grafton Race 6 - 1175m Maiden 0
Maybe Smart (ex: Maybe The One)
Tnr: John Sprague
Pinjarra Race 4 - 1500m Maiden 0
Bayraktar (ex: Golden Phoenix)
Tnr: Indianna Weinert
Pinjarra Race 5 - 1600m Class 1 0
Missile Storm (ex: Margie 'n' Me)
Tnr: Adam Durrant

Sales

AUSTRALIA

Sold
Average
Median
Top
2024
3
$170,333.33
$95,000
$400,000
2023
24
$53,381.25
$23,000
$275,000

Top Sales

2022 ex Magical Mist(NZ)
$400,000
2022 ex Charlotte's Star(AUS)
$95,000
2022 ex Scarlet Vanhara(NZ)
$16,000
2022 ex Fonteyn Lane(AUS)
$0
2022 ex Scarlet Vanhara(NZ)
$0

Australia Yearling Stats

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Runners Today

Dalby
Race 3 Substitution 5g ex: Filming
Tuncurry
Race 6 Spanish Missile 8g ex: La Rambla
Wangaratta
Race 1 Clever Illusion 3g ex: Lady Trickster
Race 2 Dhanush 3g ex: My Obsession
Race 4 Deploy And Destroy 6g ex: Zadoree
Tottenham
Race 4 Ogrim 6g ex: Cianara
Gold Coast Poly
Race 7 Just Looking 4m ex: Invited
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Yesterday's Results

1st Ballina: Super Impressive 3f ex Simply Impressive
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Australasian Distance Performance

All
Winners
Short <= 1200m
44%
50% - (744)
Sprint 1201m - 1400m
24%
26.8% - (399)
Mile 1401m - 1600m
15%
13.7% - (203)
Mid 1601m - 2000m
10%
7.7% - (114)
Stay 2001m - 2400m
5.5%
1.8% - (27)
Long 2400m+
1.5%
0% - (0)

Top Nicks

Encosta De Lago
36 wnrs , (1 sw) Smart Melody
Zabeel
17 wnrs , (1 sw) Exocet
More Than Ready
15 wnrs , (1 sw) Ready To Prophet
Northern Meteor
9 wnrs , (1 sw) Smart Meteor
Flying Spur
5 wnrs , (1 sw) Debellatio
Dehere
4 wnrs , (1 sw) Maid Of Heaven
El Prado
4 wnrs , (1 sw) Special Missile
Spinning World
4 wnrs , (1 sw) Smart Coupe
Strategic
4 wnrs , (1 sw) Final Award
High Chaparral
3 wnrs , (1 sw) Ballistic Boy

Race Record

At 2
1st - Jacob's Creek Todman Stakes (1200) Gr.2
1st - N S W Breeders Plate (1000) LR
At 3
1st - Run To The Rose (1200) Gr.3
2nd - Tooheys New Golden Rose (1400) Gr.1

Fee History

2023-$13,200 , 2022-$16,500 , 2021-$16,500 , 2020-$22,000 , 2019-$22,000 , 2018-$13,200 , 2017-$22,000 , 2016-$22,000 , 2015-$22,000 , 2014-$22,000 , 2013-$22,000 , 2012-$22,000