Waikato Stud News

9 May 2024

New Zealand Stallion Premiership update: Savabeel on track to reclaim throne

As the Australian Sires and Broodmare Sires Premierships were examined by TTR AusNZ on Monday, now the attention turns to New Zealand to gauge the current standings with less than three months left in the …

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9 May 2024

Savabeel remains at NZ$100,000, fee rises for Super Seth and Ardrossan

New Zealand-breds have enjoyed yet another successful season in Australia accounting for 60 stakes wins, including over 12 per cent of Group 1’s held to date this season. Among them is Waikato Stud’s very own …

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9 May 2024

Savabeel filly runs up to expectations

A bold second-up performance was expected from Hanafubuki at Kyneton on Thursday afternoon and the filly didn’t let connections down with a strong winning performance. The Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young-trained daughter of Savabeel had …

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9 May 2024

Tivaci’s honest son outstays rivals

Verifier posted a richly deserved victory on the Hillside track at Sandown after genuine performances this preparation. The Nigel Blackiston-trained son of Tivaci had placed in three of his previous four appearances and the step …

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8 May 2024

2024 Stallion Roster

Waikato Stud presents a roster of seven stallions for the 2024 season, headlined by New Zealand’s sire sensation, Savabeel. With a reputation for producing tough sprinter/ milers, the line-up also offers diversity in bloodlines for …

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8 May 2024

Magice Sets Up Stud Double

The form around Magice had been franked since the valuable colt’s encouraging debut performance and he duly delivered in style at Matamata on Wednesday afternoon. The Glenn Old-trained two-year-old never gave his rivals a look …

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4 May 2024

Cindy grabs share of spoils 

Genuine mare Fall For Cindy overcame an interrupted run in the straight to share victory in a competitive Benchmark 88 event over 1400 metres at Hawkesbury on Saturday. Trained by John O’Shea for breeders Waikato …

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Super Seth
4 May 2024

Super Colt Lands Stakes Victory

Major targets for next season have already been identified for Waikato Stud graduate Super Photon who ended his unbeaten juvenile campaign in dashing style at Te Rapa on Saturday. He became the second black type …

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3 May 2024

Gottabesavvy’s Staying Power Rewarded

Nash Rawiller praised Gottabesavvy’s depths of stamina after they successfully combined at Warrnambool this afternoon. The leading jockey produced a flawless ride aboard the Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young- prepared son of Savabeel to triumph …

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27 April 2024

Australia calling in-form Wewillrock

Another trip across the Tasman beckons for Wewillrock, who returned to winning ways indominant fashion at Wanganui on Saturday afternoon. The son of El Roca made light of his 60kg impost over 1200 metres with …

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26 April 2024

Jedibeel Returns In Blaze Of Glory

A new-look Jedibeel was sent out a dominant favourite on his 1000 metre return on the Kensington track at Randwick and his army of supporters were rewarded with an easywatch. The son of Savabeel, who …

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24 April 2024

Tivaci 3YO runs rivals ragged

The only surprise about Jonny Da Wolf’s runaway victory at Ipswich was that he hadn’t broken his maiden sooner. The Chris Waller-prepared Tivaci three-year-old had placed in four of his previous five appearances and he …

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