First winner by Frightening

Former Bart Cumming trained stayer Frightening sired his first winner at Toowoomba on Saturday evening.

First stakes winner by Gonski

Gonski mare Siwa Lady completed a hat-trick and notched the first black-type winner for her sire in the Oakbank Stakes (1100m) on Saturday.

Woodside Park winner of Princess Stakes

Exciting filly Best Yet to Come has earned an important stakes victory for Woodside Park Stud in the LR Princess Stakes (1600m) at Eagle Farm on Sunday.

Demon demolishes G3 Victoria Hcp

Brisbane’s winter carnival is on the radar for Sistine Demon after his runaway victory in the G3 Victoria Hcp (1400m).

Lad lands thriller at Ascot

Husson Lightning sired his third city juvenile winner this season thanks to a thriller at Ascot on Wednesday.

Chiller charges home at Sandown

Leading owner-breeder John Richards won the SUPER VOBIS Horse of the Year crown with Ava’s Delight in 2012-13 and he was back with another Artie Schiller winner at Sandown on Wednesday.

Rosemont ready for VOBIS Gold Sale

Rosemont Stud completed a city double this week while staff at the Gnarwarre nursery put the finishing touches on 17 yearlings being prepped for the Melbourne VOBIS Gold Sale.

Federal Court dismisses A.I. Appeal

The Full Federal Court of Australia has handed down a unanimous judgment dismissing the A I Appeal brought by Bruce McHugh.

Dash For Cash settles in at Scenic Lodge

Dash For Cash has settled into his new digs at Scenic Lodge without a hitch and the move west has coincided with a rush of winners since April 1.

Additional Lots to VOBIS Gold Sale

An additional 25 yearlings have been supplemented into the upcoming Inglis Melbourne VOBIS Gold Yearling Sale. 

Italy axed from black-type accreditation

Italy is set to have no internationally-recognised Group races from next year after a meeting of the European Pattern Committee resulted in the nation being axed from black-type accreditation.

Unchanged fee for Lucas Cranach

German-bred stallion Lucas Cranach will stand at an unchanged fee of $5,500 (inc gst) at Bullarook Park Stud this year.

Sheikh Fahad Al-Thani rejects Hunter Valley

A flight over the Hunter Valley’s open cut coal mines has prompted a major foreign player in the thoroughbred industry to change his plans about establishing a stud in NSW.

Service fee pending for Sacred Falls

Dual Doncaster Mile winner Sacred Falls (NZ) will stand at Waikato Stud later this year and the G1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes will have a big bearing on his service fee.

Tamworth mover by Ready As

Erin Park stallion Ready As moved off the mark with his first winner at Tamworth on Tuesday.

First winner by Port Headland

Woodman stallion Port Headland was represented by his first winner at Mt Magnet on Saturday.

Me Hungi heads to Warrnambool

Me Hungi confirmed he’s on course for the Warrnambool carnival with a last-stride victory in the Elmore Cup (1600m) at Bendigo on Saturday.

Fleeting glory for Haradasun

A day after he won the G2 WA Derby with Haradasun gelding Respondent, leading Sunspeed breeder Bob Peters sold Haradasun mare Fleeting Glance for top-price at the Magic Millions Autumn Sale.

Prentice emulates God Has Spoken

Sunspeed champion Blackfriars sired his second winner of the G3 WA Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) on Saturday but it wasn’t the one pre-post punters had banked on.

Overdue G2 for Ready to Act

Ready to Act came from last to win the G2 Beaumont Stakes (1400m) at Keeneland on Sunday and it was readily evident she has even more room for improvement this year.

Century for God’s Own

God’s Own became the second Victorian based sire – following Bel Esprit – to sire the winners of 100 races in Australia this season.

First winner by Wanted

Group 1 sprinter Wanted sired his first winner when the aptly named Rough Justice saluted at Terang on Sunday.

Big future ahead of Wroclaw

Vinery freshman Big Brown claimed his first-black in Australian on Saturday when Wroclaw was runner-up in the LR Dequettville Stakes (1000m) at Morphettville.

Redoute’s reclaims lead after T J Smith Stakes

Champion sire Redoute’s Choice took over at the top of the Australian sires’ premiership after his world-class sprinter Lankan Rupee won the G1 T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick.