Partisan Politics overcame interference to run out a convincing winner of the Listed P G Johnson Stakes (1700m) at Saratoga on Wednesday.
Victoria has another exciting crop of first-season sires beginning their stud careers next month and six of them paraded before the Inglis August Sale at Oaklands Junction.
Raheen Stud’s record at the Magic Millions 2YO Sale received another boost at the back of last season when Perfect Weapon won three times in four starts at Warwick Farm.
Quiet achiever Ustinov has made a great start to the new season, the Moorookyle Park Thoroughbreds resident represented by four winners in the last few weeks.
Standing a champion sire is like winning Lotto but studmasters all agree they’re worth a lot more than money in the bank.
La Tia pulled up in perfect order after her game fourth in the G1 Beverly D Stakes at Arlington.
Dash For Cash unearthed another potential stakes winner when first-starter Onerous blitzed his rivals at Bendigo on Sunday.
Unlike the football, there was a positive Supplements news story out of Bendigo on Sunday.
The Gooree Stud brand can continue its brilliant start to the season when the first two year-olds by Swift Alliance debut in the coming months.
Flyingconi has been a marvellous money-spinner for Cranbourne trainer Shea Eden and he cashed another winner’s cheque in the $70,000 Mildura Cup on Sunday.
Barakey’s ranking as Perth’s top sprinter was never in doubt against young pretender Smoko on Saturday.
Reigning VOBIS Horse of the Year Trust In A Gust is on-course for a Group 1 campaign this spring after an outstanding victory at Moonee Valley on Saturday.
Tony Gollan will almost certainly resist the lure of the southern spring carnivals with his talented filly Pienkna.
Eliza Park International champion Bel Esprit has sired his 20th stakes winner with a close relation of his world-champion mare Black Caviar.
Rich Enuff has registered the latest stakes win for Woodside Park stallion Written Tycoon in the LR Mitchell McKenzie Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley.
Super Winner commenced his career in style with sizzling four-length victory at Kranji on Friday night.
Group 2 performer Oriental Ruby topped the Inglis Melbourne August Sale when making $105,000 at Oaklands Junction on Friday.
Trainer Gino Poletti has been patient with Playboy Persona and the gelding began paying him back in the Plantagenet Pork Maiden (1300m) at Northam on Thursday.
Darley sire Helmet topped the six stallion nominations auctioned during the Inglis August Sale at Oaklands Junction on Friday.
An unreserved auction of Patinack Farm bloodstock and real estate will take place at the Gold Coast Magic Millions next month.