News About: Arrowfield Stud

Velazquez To Ride King’s Troop In Magic Millions Sprint

Velazquez To Ride King’s Troop In Magic Millions Sprint

4 Jan, 2016

Trainer Gerald Ryan has revealed that American hoop Johnny Velazquez will partner King’s Troop in the 2016 Magic Millions Sprint at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

King’s Troop (inside) finished second behind Japonisme in the San Domenico Stakes during the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve Hart

It was announced at the start of …

Randwick Guineas likely Autumn target for Stay With Me

Randwick Guineas likely Autumn target for Stay With Me

4 Dec, 2015

Thousand Guineas winner Stay With Me is likely to head to Sydney in the Autumn for the Group 1 $600,000 Randwick Guineas (1600m) at Randwick in March.

Stay With Me will target the Randwick Guineas in the Autumn. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trainer David Hayes said that the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) …

King’s Troop To The Paddock After San Domenico Stakes

King’s Troop To The Paddock After San Domenico Stakes

11 Aug, 2015

Trainer Gerald Ryan has confirmed that King’s Troop will head to the spelling paddock after he runs in the 2015 San Domenico Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Gerald Ryan is happy with King’s Troop heading into the 2015 San Domenico Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

King’s Troop stamped himself …

Wet Golden Rose Track A Concen For Scissor Kick

Wet Golden Rose Track A Concen For Scissor Kick

10 Sep, 2014

2014 Golden Rose contender Scissor Kick recorded a narrow win on a heavy track in the Group 3 Up And Coming Stakes (1300m) at Royal Randwick on August 23, but trainer Paul Messara is worried about the prospect of another wet surface at Rosehill Gardens this weekend.

Scissor Kick scored a narrow win over stablemate …

Panzer Division 50-50 chance for Golden Rose Stakes

Panzer Division 50-50 chance for Golden Rose Stakes

8 Sep, 2014

A start in the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday for last weekend’s Randwick winner Panzer Division is only a 50 – 50 chance according to Arrowfield Stud boss John Messara.

Panzer Division is a 50-50 chance of running in the Golden Rose Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

Panzer Division, …

Scissor Kick earns a shot at Golden Rose Stakes

Scissor Kick earns a shot at Golden Rose Stakes

11 Aug, 2014

Lightly raced Redoute’s Choice colt Scissor Kick has earned a shot at the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on September 13 after beating a handy field of three year olds at Randwick last Saturday.

Scissor Kick will head to the Golden Rose Stakes after winning the Rosebud at Randwick. Photo by …

Redoute’s Choice And Snitzel Quinella Sires’ Premiership

Redoute’s Choice And Snitzel Quinella Sires’ Premiership

29 Jul, 2014

Leading stallions Redoute’s Choice and Snitzel have made history by becoming the first father/son duo to quinella the Australian General Sires’ Premiership.

Lankan Rupee played a key role in securing Redoute's Choice the 2013/2014 Australian General Sires’ Premiership. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Redoute’s Choice has been one of the most consistent stallions in …

Messara to wind down training operation

Messara to wind down training operation

25 Jul, 2014

Trainer Paul Messara is set to cut back his training operation to take up the position of Stud Manager for Arrowfield Stud at Scone.

Paul Messara with jockey Luke Nolen in the Arrowfield Stud colours. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Messara’s father John, the chairman and owner of the prestige New South Wales stud welcomed Paul …

It’s A Dundeel Retired To Stud

It’s A Dundeel Retired To Stud

22 Apr, 2014

Part-owner John Messara has confirmed that It’s A Dundeel has been retired and will stand at Arrowfield Stud with a service fee of $27,500.

It's A Dundeel finished his racing career with a victory in the 2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart

It’s A Dundeel recorded his sixth …

It’s A Dundeel Returns To Winning Form In Queen Elizabeth Stakes

It’s A Dundeel Returns To Winning Form In Queen Elizabeth Stakes

19 Apr, 2014

Arrowfield Stud got the 2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes result that they were looking for; with It’s A Dundeel taking out the $4 million event in what could be the final race start of his career.

It's A Dundeel held-off a fast-finishing Sacred Falls to win the 2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon. …