Sweet treat from Savoury

Savoury (Photo credit: Bradley Photos).

The covers came off Savoury at Canterbury this afternoon and the Savabeel youngster didn’t disappoint.

High-regaded by trainer Bjorn Baker, the colt ran out an impressive winner over 1100 metres at the first time of asking.

Savoury had trialled twice in the summer before he was set aside and was given two further trials before making his debut.

The two-year-old was a $200,000 purchase by Baker during the Book 1 sale at Karaka last year.

He is a son of the winning Encosta de Lago mare Impulsive Drea, also a multiple Group Two placegetter.

The dam is a half-sister to the stakes winner Hillfa and the Gr.2 Maribyrnong Plate runner-up Love Jeddah.

Savoury’s second dam Fayfa is a half-sister to the dam of top stallion Invincible Spirit.

She’s also a half-sister to the mother of the Group One winner Pride Of Dubai, now at stud.

It’s also the family of the Gr.1 New Zealand 1000 Guineas runner-up Bella Gioia.

Recent News
15 August 2019

Acting plays another blinder

Waikato Stud’s Savabeel filly Acting played a starring role at Sandown this afternoon with another impressive victory. The 3-year-old was unplaced first time out before she broke her maiden at Echuca and has followed up …

Read More
2 August 2019

Pedigree Picks with Mike Rennie – 2 August, 2019

Seaway caps off his evergreen consistency in taking out the Listed Winter Stakes at Rosehill. A barrage of wide draws only delayed the inevitable with Chris Waller fine-tuning the four-year gelding to win the Listed …

Read More