Tivaci News

23 June 2022

Fresh is best for Tivaci filly

Trainer Steven Woodsford has hit on a winning formula with his smart Tivaci three-year-old Tadita. Since the experienced horseman adopted a month between runs policy with the filly, she has responded with three victories with …

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15 June 2022

Terrific return from Tivaci’s daughter

Well-related Tivaci filly Hoops returned to racing in the best possible fashion at Sandown on Wednesday afternoon with a sterling performance in testing conditions. The Danny O’Brien-trained two-year-old finished in behind the major players in …

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7 May 2022

Knew It continuing winning roll

Knew It is a valuable member of the Waikato Stud broodmare band following the starring role played by her two-year-old daughter Wolverine this season. By the late O’Reilly, the well-related Knew It enjoyed further success …

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13 April 2022


New Zealand’s leading nursery, Waikato Stud is pleased to announce their stallion roster for the 2022 breeding season.  The roster is headed by the seven-time New Zealand Champion and leading Australasian sire of stakes winners, …

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1 April 2022

Police makes a statement in Queensland

Tivaci 3-year-old Police has made an instant impact from his new quarters in Queensland. He was resuming off a five-month break and was produced in fine fettle by local trainer Ricky Vale to score over …

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31 March 2022

Tommy turns on the style at Kyneton

Turn It Up Tommy posted a deserved maiden success on Thursday afternoon at Kyneton where he put away his older rivals with a minimum of fuss. The three-year-old son of Tivaci didn’t have all favours …

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8 March 2022

Another strong day at Karaka for WS

The seven-figure sale of Mo’unga’s brother on the opening day was always going to be a hard act for Waikato Stud to follow, but the Matamata farm still enjoyed a strong day of trade at …

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8 March 2022

Potent buying duo secure three lots

A close relation of two multiple Group 1 winners is on her way to Sydney after champion trainer Chris Waller and Guy Mulcaster went to $220,000 to secure Waikato Stud’s daughter of Ocean Park on …

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7 March 2022

Strong Karaka start for young resident sires

Young Waikato Stud stallions Tivaci and Ardrossan made their presence felt on the opening day of New Zealand Bloodstock’s National Yearling Sale. Tivaci has made an exciting start to his career as the sire of …

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7 February 2022

Portelli wins battle for Tivaci’s son

Group 1-winning trainer Gary Portelli took a shine to Waikato Stud’s first of two offerings during the second day of the Inglis Classic Yearling Sale and parted with A$250,000 to secure the Tivaci colt. The …

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3 February 2022

Genuine Tivaci filly opens winning account

Tivaci three-year-old Genuinely opened her second preparation in perfect fashion at Pakenham on Thursday evening with a first-up success over 1200 metres. She was out of the picture in her September debut and then showed …

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14 January 2022

Further success for promising filly

Progressive Tivaci filly Wolf Queen has made an impressive start to her career and was again an easy winner when romping home on Friday afternoon. The three-year-old had finished runner-up on debut at Mudgee last …

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