Waikato Stud News

9 October 2011

WS Stallion Dominates Matamata Cup

WS stallion No Excuse Needed enjoyed a sterling result on his ‘home track’ today when he dominated the finish of the Listed Matamata Cup. His dashing grey daughter No Excuse Maggie triumphed in the 16000 …

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9 October 2011

This Weekend’s Winners

HORSE DAY BREEDING RACE WIN  Boulevard Baron (NZ) 2006 Sun (G. by Savabeel-About Town) 1st Gosford RC Wamberal Beach Constructions H., A$14000 1100m earning A$9100 Kindred (NZ) 2008 Sun (F. by Pins-Kind Return) 1st Ashburton …

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9 October 2011

Dating Completes Stunning Double For Stud

WS celebrated an outstanding day of racing with feature race victories at both North Island venues this afternoon. The Chittick family’s colours were carried to victory by Dating in the Gr 3 Taranaki Breeders’ Stakes …

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6 October 2011

O’Reilly 3YO Debuts In Style

  An O’Reilly three year-old was expected to win the 1250 metre maiden at Canterbury yesterday, it just wasn’t the one punters had expected. The Joe Pride-trained Toffler was sent out favourite while Chris Waller’s …

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6 October 2011

O’Reilly Galloper Said Com Ultra Impressive

Reigning Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller experienced the highs and lows of racing yesterday, writes Darryl Sherer. Having had the misfortune of having to rule his dual Group 1 winner My Kingdom Of Fife (Kingmambo) …

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6 October 2011

WS Stallions Produce Likely Duo

Matamata trainer Graham Richardson expects Villifye to make her mark in far stronger company off the back of her stylish maiden victory at Taupo this afternoon. The daughter of O’Reilly resumed from a four month …

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2 October 2011

I’m Jake leads Rivals A Merry Dance

I’m Jake carried the familiar WS silks to an impressive all-the-way victory in today’s Listed $A100,000 RM Ansett Classic at Mornington. The game son of Pins headed straight to front under rider Ben Melham and …

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2 October 2011

O’Reilly Joins Elite 50 Club

Outstanding Waikato Stud stallion O’Reilly reached a notable milestone on Sunday when his son Collar claimed the Listed Doncaster Stakes (1400m) at Flemington. Collar’s win represented O’Reilly’s 50th black-type winner, thereby elevating the sire’s place …

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2 October 2011

Collar could be Derby bound after easy win

Next week’s Caulfield Guineas is a doubt but the Victoria Derby is very much on the program for Lloyd Williams-owned three-year-old Collar (NZ) (O’Reilly). Having only his third race start, the son of O’Reilly (Last …

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2 October 2011

Dragon blows rivals away

Hong Kong’s reigning Horse of the Year did the seemingly impossible on Saturday when blowing rivals away in HK-3 National Day Cup (1400m) at Sha Tin. Returning to the track after a summer lay-off, Ambitious …

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2 October 2011

Three Stakes Winners in a Day for Pins

Waikato Stud’s Champion sire Pins registered three individual Stakes Winners in three different countries on Saturday. Adding kudos to the earlier New Zealand-based win of Pinsgold at Canterbury, talented son Antonio Lombardo produced a brilliant …

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1 October 2011

Savabeel Mare Continues Top Form

Savabeel’s progressive daughter Lady Kipling took another winning step toward a feature race target when she doubled her tally for the spring carnival at Hastings. The four-year-old had returned to racing in fine style on …

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