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Star Witness (AUS)

2007 STARCRAFT (SOVIET STAR) x LEONE CHIARA (Lion Hunter)
star witness

Winner of the Blue Diamond and Coolmore Stakes Group 1 double … Proven Group 1 producing sire … incredibly versatile with 2YOs, 3YOs & older horses winning stakes races from 1100m to 2400m … sire of 20 stakes winners & over $47 million in progeny earnings … 9 stakes horses in 2020/21 inc. Magic Millions $2m quinella with Aim and Amish Boy … yearlings have sold for $750k, $450k, $400k, $400k, $360k etc.

Widden Victoria

Widden Victoria

Stands at Widden Victoria
2022 FEE: $14,300

A superbly appointed farm with spacious, safe paddocks, Widden Stud Victoria is the perfect location from which to base mares for the Victorian breeding season. Widden Victoria offers the full suite of bloodstock services, from covering mares and foaling down right through to weaning, sales preparation, breaking in and pre-training. The key systems and processes Widden Stud has used to achieve premium results from our Hunter Valley farm over more than a century have been brought into practice in Victoria.

56 Mt Eliza Road , Kerrie, VIC, 3434
info@widden.com
www.widden.com
+61 (03) 5428 5168
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

Fast Winner for Star Witness

The first three home in the 3YO maiden at Cranbourne on Thursday are all entered for the Group I MRC Caulfield Guineas with victory going to the hot favourite Fast Witness.

Widden Stud – Season in Review

The 2021/ 2022 Australian racing season has brought continuing success on the track and in the sale ring to Widden Stud and our clients with the addition of new stallions this year holding promise for the future.

Snitzel 3YO’s a Powerhouse of Success

Arrowfield Stud’s Snitzel has had his usual good season with his 2YO’s, but his 3YO’s have been a powerhouse of success making him the leading sire in the country by 3YO winners and 3YO stakes-winners.

Sires With Winners - Thursday June 9

Here is the full list of 39 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.

Star Witness Winners Impress

Hyped as the next big thing in Hong Kong sprinting after winning his first two starts last year in brilliant fashion, Nervous Witness was beaten at his next three starts when only placing, but bounced back in style at Happy Valley on Wednesday night.

One to Watch – Sha Tin

Deep Field is not the only Australian sire that is a Hong Kong favourite with Star Witness also building an impressive record with one of his brightest prospects notching his third successive win at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Current Runners Accepted

Saturday, August 13
Eagle Farm Race 5 - 1000m Open
Hulkamania (ex: Maslins Beach) Tnr: Adam Campton Rdr:
Gold Coast Race 1 - 1100m Maiden
Hulkamania (ex: Maslins Beach) Tnr: Adam Campton Rdr: Brodie Loy
Gold Coast Race 2 - 1100m Maiden
Inclusion (ex: Choisance) Tnr: Chelsea Jokic Rdr:
Gold Coast Race 6 - 1350m Maiden
Inclusion (ex: Choisance) Tnr: Chelsea Jokic Rdr:
Gladstone Race 4 - 1194m Open
Jay Jay (ex: Startling Aura) Tnr: Angela Stephens Rdr: Tahlia Fenlon
Innisfail Race 5 - 900m Benchmark 60
Caieron (ex: Turfsurfer) Tnr: Rodney Miller Rdr: Shane Pawsey
Kembla Grange Race 2 - 1200m Maiden
Dapper Star (ex: Zaripova) Tnr: Blake Fitzpatrick Rdr: Shaun Guymer
Longreach Race 7 - 1000m Benchmark 50
Prized Artist (ex: Sea Red) Tnr: Henry Forster Rdr: Tim Brummell
Narrandera Race 1 - 1000m Maiden
Spare A Thought (ex: Miss Ready) Tnr: Andrew Dale Rdr:
Parkes Race 3 - 1300m Benchmark 50
Kimmylee (ex: Bellalicious) Tnr: Dean Mirfin Rdr: Anna Roper
Rosehill Race 1 - 1300m Class 3
Kelvedon Road (ex: Bec Said No Credit) Tnr: Todd Smart Rdr:
Rosehill Race 2 - 1300m Benchmark 72
Septime (ex: Sweet Eagle) Tnr: Jean Dubois Rdr: Tyler Schiller
Wodonga Race 2 - 1300m Maiden
Gobbo's Mate (ex: Bad Romance) Tnr: Phil Sweeney Rdr:
Wodonga Race 3 - 1590m Maiden
Luvin' Our Grace (ex: Coffee Shop) Tnr: Ben Brisbourne Rdr: Jake Duffy
Sunday, August 14
Cowra Race 4 - 1700m Class 1
Possibly So (ex: Goldlago) Tnr: Andrew Ryan Rdr: Ashleigh Stanley
Cowra Race 4 - 1700m Class 1
Tintern Power (ex: Another Prayer) Tnr: Rodney Robb Rdr: Jake Barrett
Cowra Race 5 - 1200m Class 1
Turmoil (ex: Private Kiss) Tnr: Kelly Smith Rdr:
Cowra Race 6 - 1375m Benchmark 58
Kimmylee (ex: Bellalicious) Tnr: Dean Mirfin Rdr: Mikayla Weir
Cunnamulla Race 4 - 1200m Benchmark 55
Auric Gold (ex: Cats Galore) Tnr: Mark Johnstone Rdr: Sarah Robbins
Kalgoorlie Race 5 - 1200m Class 2
Hole In One (ex: Trick Shot) Tnr: Peter Fernie Rdr: Holly Watson
Moruya Race 1 - 1010m Maiden
Texas Star (ex: Texas Dancer) Tnr: Keith Dryden Rdr: Robyn Freeman
Moruya Race 3 - 1650m Maiden
Witness To Love (ex: That's Amore) Tnr: Keith Dryden Rdr: Alysha Collett
Moruya Race 4 - 1010m Class 3
Belle O'Ballee (ex: Sagrada) Tnr: Natalie Jarvis Rdr: Ruby Haylock
Moruya Race 5 - 1300m Maiden
Grand Deposition (ex: Splendido) Tnr: Jamie Stewart Rdr: Quayde Krogh
Moruya Race 6 - 1425m Open
Celestial Doll (ex: Pussycat Doll) Tnr: R and L Price Rdr: Heidi Gillie
Sunshine Coast Race 3 - 1200m Maiden
Hulkamania (ex: Maslins Beach) Tnr: Adam Campton Rdr: Brodie Loy
Sunshine Coast Race 4 - 1200m Maiden
Inclusion (ex: Choisance) Tnr: Chelsea Jokic Rdr: Chelsea Jokic
Singapore Race 12 - 1200m Class 3
Proof Perfect (ex: Ellamotion) Tnr: S Crutchley Rdr: Ron Stewart
Monday, August 15
Grafton Race 5 - 1005m Maiden
Star Diamond (ex: Kalidaz) Tnr: Paddy Cunningham Rdr: Jodi Worley
Gunnedah Race 5 - 1000m Class 3
Miss Kono (ex: One Cat Wonder) Tnr: Rodney Ollerton Rdr: Benjamin Osmond
Pakenham Synthetic Race 1 - 2200m Maiden
Hypocrite (ex: Rock Of Ages) Tnr: Jason Warren Rdr: Daniel Stackhouse
Tuesday, August 16
Albury Race 1 - 1610m Maiden
Luvin' Our Grace (ex: Coffee Shop) Tnr: Ben Brisbourne Rdr: Fiona Sandkuhl
Beaudesert Race 5 - 1100m Maiden
Louisiana Star (ex: Lindy Lou) Tnr: A J and T Edmonds Rdr:
Beaudesert Race 7 - 1400m Restricted 58
Mister Ward (ex: Battle Maiden) Tnr: Ron Drysdale Rdr: Jackson Murphy
Donald Race 7 - 1624m Benchmark 58
Hot Seat (ex: Hot Riff) Tnr: B and A McKnight Rdr: Alana Kelly
Wyong Race 3 - 1350m Class 1
Flying Witness (ex: Airways) Tnr: Annabel Neasham Rdr: Chad Schofield
Wednesday, August 17
Ipswich Race 2 - 1200m Class 3 0
Argyle Pink (ex: Valentine Miss)
Tnr: Tony Gollan
Ipswich Race 4 - 1350m Benchmark 65 0
Argyle Pink (ex: Valentine Miss)
Tnr: Tony Gollan
Ipswich Race 6 - 1100m Maiden 0
Doctor Jack (ex: Streetcar Stella)
Tnr: Harold Norman
Morphettville Parks Race 3 - 1000m Benchmark 56 0
Sea Witness (ex: Seamstress)
Tnr: Byron Cozamanis
Thursday, August 18
Hawkesbury Race 2 - 1300m Benchmark 64 0
Flying Witness (ex: Airways)
Tnr: Annabel Neasham
Hawkesbury Race 7 - 1300m Maiden 0
Dapper Star (ex: Zaripova)
Tnr: Blake Fitzpatrick
Hawkesbury Race 8 - 1000m Maiden 0
Iknowastar (ex: Hidden Message)
Tnr: Bjorn Baker
Starros (ex: Corrosion)
Tnr: Terry Croft
Rockhampton Race 6 - 1200m Restricted 55 0
Auric Gold (ex: Cats Galore)
Tnr: Mark Johnstone
Gypsy Rozay (ex: Maid Of Lonhro)
Tnr: Stephen Rundle
Saturday, October 8
Caulfield Race 2 - 1600m Open Gr1
Fast Witness (ex: Fast Shanti)
Tnr: C and D Maher and Eustace
Speak Now (ex: Taylor's Command)
Tnr: G and A Waterhouse and Bott
Wednesday, October 12
Caulfield Race 3 - 1600m Open Gr1
Cover Star (ex: Cover Charge)
Tnr: Matt Cumani

Sales

AUSTRALIA

Sold
Average
Median
Top
2022
26
$59,307.69
$37,500
$320,000
2021
47
$69,101.06
$50,000
$280,000

Top Sales

2020 ex Bukzel(AUS)
$320,000
2020 ex Dinkum Diamond(AUS)
$200,000
2020 ex Tahnee Topaz(AUS)
$150,000
2020 ex Cool Snitzel(AUS)
$100,000
2020 ex Sherocksmyworld(AUS)
$100,000

Australia Yearling Stats

Click here for all sale data

Pedigree Table

Starcraft (NZ) 2000
Leone Chiara (AUS) 1999
Soviet Star (USA) 1984
Flying Floozie (NZ) 1993
Lion Hunter (AUS) 1992
Chiara (AUS) 1994
Nureyev (USA) 1967
Veruschka (FR) 1967
Pompeii Court (USA) 1976
Lucky Heiress (NZ) 1976
Danehill (USA) 1978
Pure Of Heart (IRE) 1978
Last Tycoon (IRE) 1983
Etoile D'Or (NZ) 1983
Battle-Waggon: 4s x5d
Northern Dancer: 4s x5d x5d

Runners Today

Rosehill
Race 2 Septime 3g ex: Sweet Eagle 10th
Gold Coast
Race 1 Hulkamania 3g ex: Maslins Beach 3rd
Kembla Grange
Race 2 Dapper Star 4g ex: Zaripova 11st
Wodonga
Race 3 Luvin' Our Grace 4m ex: Coffee Shop 4th
Innisfail
Race 5 Caieron 5g ex: Turfsurfer 6th
Longreach
Race 7 Prized Artist 4g ex: Sea Red
Gladstone
Race 4 Jay Jay 8g ex: Startling Aura 3rd
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Yesterday's Results

Australasian Distance Performance

All
Winners
Short <= 1200m
44%
59.1% - (715)
Sprint 1201m - 1400m
24%
20.5% - (248)
Mile 1401m - 1600m
15%
11.9% - (144)
Mid 1601m - 2000m
10%
6.1% - (74)
Stay 2001m - 2400m
5.5%
2.2% - (26)
Long 2400m+
1.5%
0.2% - (2)

Top Nicks

Fastnet Rock
23 wnrs , (2 sw) Our Crown Mistress
Testa Rossa
9 wnrs , (2 sw) Global Glamour
Rock Of Gibraltar
9 wnrs , (1 sw) Cosmic Alert
Commands
8 wnrs , (1 sw) Swift Witness
Danzero
6 wnrs , (1 sw) Explosive Witness
Keep The Faith
4 wnrs , (1 sw) Graff
Bernardini
3 wnrs , (1 sw) Handle The Truth
Desert Sun
3 wnrs , (1 sw) The Barrister
Langfuhr
2 wnrs , (1 sw) Fuhryk
Magic Albert
2 wnrs , (1 sw) Magic Alibi

Race Record

At 2
1st - Arrowfield Blue Diamond Stakes (1200) Gr.1
1st - Talindert Stakes (1100) LR
1st - Tatts Group Plate (1000)
At 3
1st - Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200) Gr.1
2nd - Patinack Farm Classic (1200) Gr.1
3rd - Golden Jubilee Stakes (1200) Gr.1
3rd - Lister Diesel Eng. Vain Stakes (1100) LR
3rd - B M W Manfred Stakes (1300) LR
4th - P F D Food Serv. Schillaci Stk (1000) Gr.2

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Fee History

2021-$16,500 , 2020-$22,000 , 2019-$27,500 , 2018-$33,000 , 2017-$33,000 , 2016-$16,500 , 2015-$22,000 , 2014-$22,000 , 2013-$22,000 , 2012-$29,700 , 2011-$33,000