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Sanagas Set To Debut For Heinrich At Eagle Farm

Sanagas Set To Debut For Heinrich At Eagle Farm

28 Jul, 2014

Veteran imported stayer Sanagas is set to debut for new trainer Gillian Heinrich at Eagle Farm on Saturday after he was included in the nominations for the Open Handicap over 1400 metres.

Sanagas finished tenth behind Dunaden in the 2012 edition of the Caulfield Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Sanagas has had just …

Nordic Empire To Magic Millions After Impressive Debut Victory

Nordic Empire To Magic Millions After Impressive Debut Victory

2 Dec, 2013

Mick Price-trained Nordic Empire will tackle the Wyong and Gold Coast Magic Millions double after he made his racing debut with a strong win in the Flemington Equine Clinic Plate (1000m) at Caulfield on November 30.

Nordic Empire secured a trip to the Gold Coast for the Magic Millions after winning on debut at Caulfield …

Belle Couture Finishes Second In Jump-Out

Belle Couture Finishes Second In Jump-Out

22 Nov, 2013

Belle Couture, the half-sister to equine superstar Black Caviar, is one step closer to making her racing debut after finishing second in a jump-out at Flemington this morning.

Black Caviar's half-sister Belle Couture made her first public appearance in a jump-out over 800 metres at Flemington this morning. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Belle …

Jimmy’s future still up in the air

Jimmy’s future still up in the air

19 Nov, 2013

The racing future of $5 million colt Jimmy is still up in the air as he slowly recovers from laminitis as a result of complications from a spider bite.

Jimmy, the half brother to Black Caviar, above, is recovering slowly from a spider bite. Photo by Bruno Cannatelli.

Jimmy, a half-brother to the unbeaten champion …

No Spring Campaign For Belle Couture

No Spring Campaign For Belle Couture

26 Jul, 2013

Belle Couture, the half-sister to equine superstar Black Caviar, has returned to the spelling paddock and will not take part in the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival.

Belle Couture will have to wait until summer before she is given the opportunity to replicate the success of her famous half-sister Black Caviar. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Racing …

Team Hawkes to train Black Caviar’s $5m half-brother

Team Hawkes to train Black Caviar’s $5m half-brother

12 Apr, 2013

BC3 Thoroughbreds will confirm tomorrow during the Channel 7 coverage of Australian Derby Day at Randwick that Team Hawkes, headed by master trainer John Hawkes will prepare the $5 million half-brother to Black Caviar.

$5m half-brother to Black Caviar (above) is to be trained by Team Hawkes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

A new …

Trainer of $5 million Colt Known Saturday

Trainer of $5 million Colt Known Saturday

11 Apr, 2013

The mystery over who has landed the prize job of training Black Caviar’s $5 million half-brother will end on Saturday.

BC3 Thoroughbreds Sales Manager Simon Marshall confirmed they have already settled on a trainer but said the final boxes need to be ticked before their identity is revealed.

“We want to settle it with all …

Black Caviar Brother Sold for $5 million

Black Caviar Brother Sold for $5 million

9 Apr, 2013

A half-brother to Black Caviar and superstar colt All Too Hard has sold for a record-breaking $5 million.

By super stallion Redoute’s Choice out of top broodmare Helsinge, the colt was purchased by BC3 Throughbreds at the Inglis Easter Yearling Sale today, smashing the previous Australian yearling record of $3 million.

A relieved Simon Marshall …

Black Caviar’s half sister to race as Belle Couture

Black Caviar’s half sister to race as Belle Couture

28 Nov, 2012

BC3 Thoroughbreds will be hoping the name Belle Couture will become as popular as big sister Black Caviar when she commences her racing career during the current season.

Belle Couture is a half-sister to the all-conquering Black Caviar and is due back in work with trainer Danny O’Brien on December 1 after a three month …

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 …