Waikato Stud News

10 December 2022

Tasman Park remains unbeaten

Tasman Park continued his impressive progression in Victoria and also emphasised his versatility on Saturday afternoon with success on the Hillside course at Sandown. The Ocean Park four-year-old retained his unbeaten record with his third …

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9 December 2022

Ocean Park 3YO strikes again

Ocean Park’s son Ninja Derby produced a commanding performance to win over 1600 metres at Moe on Friday afternoon. The improving three-year-old had shed his maiden tag at his previous appearance at Tatura and had …

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8 December 2022


Last week’s Corner was penned prior to the encouraging news our primary source ofincome has managed to minimise the reduction in the payout to the codes to only$15m. What an achievement. Now I know we …

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3 December 2022

Savabeel star of the show again

Superstar stallion Savabeel advanced his Group 1 tally at Trentham where his son Prise De Fer posted a hard-earned victory in Saturday’s Captain Cook S. Savabeel has now sired a remarkable 28 individual top-flight winners …

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3 December 2022

Progressive Ocean Park mare wins again

Podium continued the strong start she has made to her career with further success on Saturday at Trentham to give trainer Guy Lowry further encouragement to aim high with the four-year-old. The Waikato Stud-raced daughter …

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3 December 2022

Trainer pulls right rein with Tivaci 3YO

Roydon Bergerson’s faith in Tivaci Princess was handsomely rewarded at Trentham where she upset a competitive field of three-year-olds in fine style. The Awapuni trainer had scratched the filly from a midweek maiden at New …

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2 December 2022

The Corner With Garry Chittick

Well, it’s finally happened, Covid has caught up with me and Mary, where from, who knows. It would appear the virus is far from over. Once you are infected your interest is intensified, every minuscule …

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1 December 2022

Savvy effort lands another win

With the benefit of a first-up run under his belt, the reliable Savvy Sovereign was successful on Thursday over 1300 metres at Wangaratta. The Savabeel four-year-old, who had finished third when resuming at Casterton last …

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30 November 2022

Trainer plays winning hand again

Kurtis Pertab’s conditioning skills were highlighted by the effort of Ocean Park mare Poser toovercome a testing track to win at Rotorua on Wednesday. The Matamata-based trainer had produced the five-year-old for a first-up maiden …

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26 November 2022

Better track sees Milford back to best

Improved underfoot conditions were the key to Milford returning to winning ways in the G3 Eclipse S. over 1800 metres at Caulfield on Saturday. The son of Savabeel was given an economical ride near the …

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25 November 2022

Ocean Park 4YO worth the wait

Jason Bridgman’s patience was rewarded at Wodonga on Friday with Marine Parade delivering a first victory in style. The former Te Akau trainer, who is now based at Pakenham, has been prepared to take the …

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24 November 2022

Tivaci’s daughter seals stakes bid

Tivaci filly Bella Ragazza has earned an early tilt at a two-year-old feature after making a winning debut at Otaki. The Andrew Forsman-trained representative followed up a second placing in her only trial to score …

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