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Zousain (AUS)

2015 Zoustar (Northern Meteor) x Pasar Silbano (Elnadim)

Group 2 winner Group 1 second as 2YO … 2nd in the Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington (finishing 0.2L to Sunlight) … Group 1 Golden Rose runner up to The Autumn Sun (0.2L) … the best and fastest son of Zoustar … commenced stud duties in 2020 & covered 188 mares in first season with 90% fertility.

Widden Stud

Widden Stud

Stands at Widden Stud
2023 FEE: $22,000

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

Debut Winner for Zousain – Full Brother MM Adelaide

Widden Stud’s Zousain had a good day at the office on Saturday with a debut winner at Morphettville in Dyer, while at Flemington he went close to a stakes-winner when promising filly Drifting finished a gallant second to the race favourite Bold Bastille in the Listed VRC Furphy Stakes (1000m).

Zousain Filly Chateau Miraval Makes Winning Debut

The highly-regarded Zousain filly, Chateau Miraval, lived up to the wraps when making a winning debut at Randwick Kensington on Wednesday, but it was a close-run thing.

Promising Debut Winner for Zousain - Sister for MM Gold Coast March

Trained by Peter and Paul Snowden, Zousain filly Drifting had been showing nice potential at the trials and kicked off her career with a commanding win at Hawkesbury on Tuesday.

Juvenile Trial Watch – Warwick Farm

Five heats for two year-old this morning with spring stakes-winner and Inglis Millennium contender Odinson stretching his legs to win a heat, while other winners included youngsters by first season sires Zousain and Microphone, plus a couple of colts for the Newgate and China Horse Club partners.

Stakes Goals Ahead for Zousain Filly The Victress

Stakes targets are in the offing for promising juvenile The Victress following her debut win in the Lindsay Goudie & Brian Hare Memorial 1000 at Te Aroha on Wednesday.

First Winner for Zousain – Another Te Akau MM 2YO Winner

Widden Stud’s young gun sire Zousain broke the ice with his first winner on Wednesday when the Te Akau colours were carried to victory aboard first starter The Victress at Te Aroha, their fourth winner from eight yearlings purchased at Magic Millions in 2023.

Wednesday, March 6
Doomben Race 8 - 1110m Maiden 0
Zouna (ex: Campagna)
Tnr: Lawrie Mayfield-Smith
Warwick Farm Race 8 - 1100m Open 0
Canpikapony (ex: Leap Lively)
Tnr: Chris Waller




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Australia Yearling Stats

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Pedigree Table

Zoustar (AUS) 2010
Pasar Silbano (IRE) 2006
Northern Meteor (AUS) 2005
Zouzou (AUS) 2001
Elnadim (USA) 1994
Give A Whistle (IRE) 1998
Encosta De Lago (AUS) 1990
Explosive (USA) 1990
Redoute's Choice (AUS) 1987
Meteor Mist (AUS) 1987
Danzig (USA) 1983
Elle Seule (USA) 1983
Mujadil (USA) 1988
Repique (USA) 1988
Danzig: 3d x5s
Northern Dancer: 4d x5s x5d
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Yesterday's Results

1st Morphettville Parks: Dyer 2g ex Rainbow's End
2nd Flemington: Drifting 2f ex Backpacker Express
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Australasian Distance Performance

Short <= 1200m
100% - (4)
Sprint 1201m - 1400m
0% - (0)
Mile 1401m - 1600m
0% - (0)
Mid 1601m - 2000m
0% - (0)
Stay 2001m - 2400m
0% - (0)
Long 2400m+
0% - (0)

Top Nicks

Big Brown
1 wnrs Drifting
Exceed And Excel
1 wnrs The Victress
1 wnrs Dyer
1 wnrs Chateau Miraval

Race Record

At 2
1st - Moet & Chandon Classic (1200) Gr.2
1st - Tab.Com.Au Mdn Plate (1000)
2nd - J.J. Atkins (1600) Gr.1
2nd - Sires' Produce (1350) Gr.2
4th - Skyline Stakes (1200) Gr.2
At 3
2nd - Golden Rose (1400) Gr.1
2nd - Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200) Gr.1
2nd - Zeditave Stakes (1200) Gr.3
4th - The Run To The Rose (1200) Gr.2

Fee History

2023-$22,000 , 2022-$22,000 , 2021-$19,800 , 2020-$19,800

Sons of Zoustar at Stud in Australasia

Grandsons of Northern Meteor at Stud in Australasia