News About: Australian Easter Yearling Sale

Hanks has a few hurdles leading up to Chairman’s

Hanks has a few hurdles leading up to Chairman’s

12 Apr, 2012

Sydney Cup hopeful Hanks heads into Saturday’s Chairman’s Quality with an unlucky Adelaide Cup behind him and a few hurdles in front of him.

Leading Melbourne trainer Peter Moody has been preparing Hanks with several sessions over the hurdles leading up to the Group 2 $175,000 Schweppes Chairman’s Quality (2600m) at Randwick and then onto …

Black Caviar’s half sister sold for $2.6m at Easter Sales

Black Caviar’s half sister sold for $2.6m at Easter Sales

11 Apr, 2012

BC3 Thoroughbreds outlayed $2.6m to secure champion mare Black Caviar’s half sister at the Australian Easter Yearling Sale in Sydney today.

The bidding on the Helsinge – Redoute’s Choice filly started at $1m before quickly skipping to $1.5m then bids came in at $100,000 increments.

BC3 chief executive Bill Vlahos said he felt a bit …

Rocker Ready For Gold Coast Summer Finale

Rocker Ready For Gold Coast Summer Finale

6 Jan, 2012

Four-year-old Rocker will need luck on his side if he is to be successful in the Coastal Tipper Hire Handicap at the Gold Coast tomorrow.

Rocker was due to run last week, however a rain affected track lead trainer Kelly Schweida to scratch the Fastnet Rocket entire from the field.

“He was supposed to run …

Payne Places Master Of Design In Sir Rupert Clarke Contention

Payne Places Master Of Design In Sir Rupert Clarke Contention

21 Sep, 2011

Master Of Design is at his best for the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes according to trainer David Payne

Trainer David Payne is confident that he has Master Of Design at his best for the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakesin Melbourne this Saturday.

Master Of Design won his last start in the Group 2 Sebring Sprint ahead …