Savabeel News

2 October 2022

Belle romps home at Riccarton

Belle Of The Ball continued her sparkling run of southern form at Riccarton where she completed a hat-trick of wins on Saturday afternoon ahead of a likely return to black-type competition. The Mark Walker-trained four-year-old, …

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1 October 2022

Footlights too good at Ballarat

Footlights has capped off a strong start to his spring preparation with victory on the synthetic track at Ballarat on Friday afternoon. The son of Savabeel had finished runner-up in both of his previous outings …

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28 September 2022

Chittick eyeing Cox Plate with I Wish I Win

Waikato Stud principal Mark Chittick has a fair bit to contemplate as spring racing heats up across the Tasman. The WS-owned, exciting four-year-old I Wish I Win has made waves in Victoria since joining trainer …

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26 September 2022

Dream win boosts Toorak prospects

I Wish I Win remained unbeaten on Australian soil following another stirring display to claim the Listed Testa Rossa S. on the Hillside track at Sandown on Sunday afternoon. The Waikato Stud-bred and raced four-year-old …

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24 September 2022

Savabeel’s stallion son makes dream start

Savabeel’s son Embellish was a high-class performer during his racing days and has wasted no time in making an impact in the second phase of his career. Embellish was a decorated graduate of Waikato Stud …

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18 September 2022

Fashion Shoot cuts pretty picture

Fashion Shoot is rarely far from the action and she capped off a strong run of placed form with victory in the opening event at Te Rapa. The Mark Walker-prepared mare had finished in the …

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17 September 2022

Bride takes another Randwick trick

Kiss The Bride continued on his merry winning way at Randwick on Saturday afternoon under a positive ride from Dylan Gibbons. They had come off a handy sit to win over the course and distance …

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14 September 2022

Stakes goals on Savabeel mare’s radar

Talented Savabeel mare Belle Of The Ball continues to make stylish progress toward a spring black-type target. The four-year-old broke her maiden with a minimum of ease earlier this month on the synthetic track at …

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10 September 2022

Well-related colt romps home

A premier Waikato Stud family welcomed another winning member into the fold when Bunker Hut put away his rivals with ease at Kembla Grange on Saturday afternoon. The well-bred three-year-old showed his appreciation of the …

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7 September 2022

Savabeel mare turns back clock

Gimmeallyourlovin’ revived memories of a special mare for Waikato Stud when she broke her maiden over 1200 metres at Matamata on Wednesday afternoon. The Savabeel mare is a daughter of the Pins mare Legs, who …

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5 September 2022

Savabeel mare claims premier award again

Waikato Stud graduate Probabeel has joined the best of company by retaining her New Zealand Thoroughbred Horse of the Year title. The star mare, who is now preparing for life as a broodmare, gained more …

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3 September 2022

Baker’s charge proves him wrong

Bjorn Baker was more than happy to be proved wrong by Kiss The Bride in testing conditions at Randwick on Saturday afternoon. The Warwick Farm trainer didn’t rate the winning chances of the Waikato Stud …

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