Waikato Stud News

Garry's Corner
20 March 2020

Garry’s Corner – 20.3.20

What I am not is, a political commentator, Doctor of anything, but when contemplating a Corner it is not possible to avoid ours and the world’s current challenges. Amazing how the world can be tipped …

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17 March 2020

WS Graduate Sets Record Price

The stud enjoyed a wonderful result on Gavelhouse last night with Hasahalo (Savabeel) setting a record high price of $670,000 for owners Go Racing’s Go Racing Fright Night Breeding Partnership, thanks to the astute bid …

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14 March 2020

Pins Strikes in Guineas Again

Improving filly Gold Bracelet upstaged a high-class field in today’s Gr.2 Wellington Guineas at Trentham. She credited the late Pins with consecutive wins in the race following Emily Margaret’s success 12 months ago. Rider Lisa …

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14 March 2020

Ocean Park’s son stars at Rosehill

Star Of The Seas opened his autumn in impressive style with a first-up victory in the Gr.3 Maurice McCarten Stakes at Rosehill. The son of Ocean Park had two trials to get him ready and …

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13 March 2020

Kolding poised to star again

Ocean Park’s son Kolding has already proved himself in top company and he is in line for another major title at Caulfield on Saturday. The five-year-old is the reigning Gr.1 Epsom Handicap and Golden Eagle …

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12 March 2020

Super Seth back on track

Super Seth’s autumn campaign is back on track. The Anthony Freedman-trained colt’s preparation hit a stumbling block last week when he was withdrawn from the Gr.1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) with an elevated temperature. However, the …

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Garry's Corner
12 March 2020

Garry’s Corner – 11.3.20

It’s been a very interesting couple of weeks. The presentations to the select committee were worthwhile taking the time to watch. I didn’t watch all and it was difficult to sort the wheat from the …

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9 March 2020

Hanger-over brewing after Beer’s Echuca win

It was only moments after Mitch Beer had arrived at Echuca for the Cup Day program that he thought his trip would be a wasted one. The Albury trainer arrived with New Zealand recruit Hanger (NZ) (O’Reilly), …

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7 March 2020

Savabeel to fore again in Group One

Savabeel sired his second Gr.1 Sistema S. winner when the Jamie Richards-trained Cool Aza Beel proved far superior at Ellerslie. The Waikato Stud stallion’s first was Sword Of Osman, also prepared by Richards, in the …

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7 March 2020

Sacred Falls 3YO strikes at second time of asking

The well-related Live For Your Love ran up to his pedigree for a decisive victory at Avondale on Friday. The Waikato Stud graduate was making just her second appearance and was untested to breakthrough over …

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6 March 2020

Win a Service to Ocean Park with the Waikato NZTBA

The Waikato NZTBA has attracted a major drawcard to its 2020 Fiber Fresh NZ Breeders’ Stakes raceday on April 4th with the confirmation today that we will be donating a service to this season’s breakout sire …

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6 March 2020

Banquo chases Gr.1 Newmarket win

Stallion credentials go on the line for Kiwi-owned colt Banquo in Saturday’s Gr.1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington. The Written Tycoon colt goes into the sprint feature having won two of just eight starts but …

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