News About: Helsinge

Black Caviar delivers filly foal

Black Caviar delivers filly foal

13 Sep, 2014

Racing legend Black Caviar continues to grab the headlines after delivering a filly foal by Exceed And Excel this morning.

Champion mare Black Caviar is now a mum after foaling a filly by Exceed And Excel. Photo by Bruno Cannatelli.

The unbeaten queen of the turf and her new born foal are reportedly doing fine …

Belle Couture To Make Debut At Bendigo On Sunday

Belle Couture To Make Debut At Bendigo On Sunday

19 Dec, 2013

Trainer Danny O’Brien has confirmed that Belle Couture, the half-sister to equine superstar Black Caviar, will make her racing debut in the Animal S2U Fillies Maiden Plate (1100m) at Bendigo on Sunday.

Belle Couture, the first filly out of Helsinge since once-in-a-generation equine superstar Black Caviar, will make her racing debut at Bendigo on Sunday. …

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 …

Black Caviar Statue To Be Erected In Hometown

Black Caviar Statue To Be Erected In Hometown

31 Jul, 2013

A bronze statue of equine superstar Black Caviar and jockey Luke Nolen will be erected in the champion mares’ hometown of Nagambie in October.

Black Caviar will be immortalized in bronze in her hometown of Nagambie. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Acclaimed sculptor Mitch Mitchell, who has previously immortalized a number of Australian sporting legends such …

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

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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 …

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 …

Black Caviar’s half brother All Too Hard to debut at Flemington

Black Caviar’s half brother All Too Hard to debut at Flemington

16 Feb, 2012

The debut appearance of two year old All Too Hard for Team Hawkes won’t draw the overwhelming fanfare as big sister Black Caviar attracts but is certain to create a following of his own at Flemington on Saturday.

All Too Hard is the unbeaten champion’s little half brother by Casino Prince out of Helsinge who …