Birthday-boy All Too Hard celebrated more happy returns when Darhad became his 8th individual winner this month at Hawkesbury on Thursday.
Kim Loxton enjoyed a dream ride with Boom Time in Melbourne last season but those celebrations will pale in comparison if Already Famous wins the LR Kalgoorlie Cup (2300m) this Sunday.
Ice Ghost has won the first 2yo trial of the season in Adelaide for Yarradale Stud sire Bradbury’s Luck.
Local mare Penalty Point put the finishing touch on a terrific week for Taunton Vale sire Demerit at Kalgoorlie on Sunday.
All American completed a successful week for Geisel Park with a winning double in Hong Kong on Saturday.
More Than Ready took centre-stage with Group 2 winner Uni at Belmont on Saturday and he sired another future star earlier in the day when her stablemate Rushing Fall took out a 1600m juvenile maiden on debut.
Former European stakes winner Uni (GB) showed a swift turn of foot to grab a Group 2 victory in the $400,000 Sands Point Stakes (1800m) in New York on Saturday.
Mungrup Stud champion Oratorio sired a pair of pace-setting winners in Singapore and Perth on the weekend.
A few hours before Winx secured her 20th consecutive victory in the G1 George Main Stakes at Randwick on Saturday, she become an older half-sister to a filly by Exceed And Excel.
By any measure, the numbers are stacking up for All Too Hard.
Beautifully-bred filly The King’s Widow will be retired to stud after notching another win for All Too Hard on Friday.
Lauriston Thoroughbred Farm has an even better line-up for the 2017 Inglis Ready2Race Sale than the draft that topped turnover last year.
Blue Sky Bloodstock, Australia’s leading purchaser of bloodstock at public auction in 2017, has announced a further extension to its existing bloodstock agency service.
Unusual Suspect (USA), a Group 1 winner of the Hollywood Turf Cup, has crossed the Tasman to stand at Letham Thoroughbreds in Wanganui.
Former Jindera Park stallion Illustrious Blue (GB) will cover his first mares at Glen Eden Farm north of Kilmore this season.