Champion mare Winx has been named Australian Racehorse of the Year during the annual awards at the Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney
Blackfriars isn’t the only WA stallion to benefit from the recent winning run of promising galloper Chocolate Holic.
Springview Stud owners Peter and Leah Smith are tracking the first-crop runners by their new sire Swift Alliance and there’s one knocking on the door in NSW.
Vinery freshman All Too Hard has passed an early muster with a colt and a filly going postwards for the first juvenile events of the season this weekend.
Casino Prince has already sired 16 individual winners this season with none more promising than Lindsay Park filly Lady Lee.
Geegee Blackprince could be the first Americain to race in Australia after pleasing trainer Stuart Gandy in a barrier trial earlier this month.
Turangga Farm sire Trusting was credited with his first Australian winner at the Gold Coast on Saturday.
Cougar Express won Sunday’s LR Kalgoorlie Cup (2300m) shouldering the heaviest weight to victory in the modern era.
Super VOBIS and VOBIS Gold has paid out a double bonus to the owners of weekend winners Wimborne (Geelong) and Sheriff John Stone (Murtoa).
Trainer Scott Singleton will tackle black-type once more with Onemorenomore filly Alluvion following her last-start victory at Hawkesbury.
Written Tycoon mare Tycoon Tara has put stud plans on hold with another feature victory in the Group 2 Golden Pendant (1200m) at Rosehill.
Silent Sedition will miss the G1 Myer Stakes at Flemington to be set for the Perth summer carnival.
Rick Jamieson refuses to rest on the long list of Group 1 laurels left by Gilgai Farm’s world-champion Black Caviar.
Black Heart Bart led home a Group 1 quinella for Western Australia with a comprehensive victory in the Underwood Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield.
Husson (Arg) sprinter Moral Victory has earned a trip to the Melbourne spring carnival after claiming his first black-type in the G2 Shannon Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill.