Smart Missile colt fastest in the Gold Coast breeze-ups
A colt by Smart Missile (Fastnet Rock) recorded the fastest time at the Gold Coast breeze-ups conducted yesterday ahead of the Magic Millions Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale.
Sire Review 2016-17
The southern hemisphere turned over a new leaf on 1 August with the commencement of the new 2017-18 racing season and it was also the day that saw all horses turn a year older, making the NZYC weanlings now officially yearlings.
Which Stallions Hit the Mark in Hong Kong?
The Hong Kong racing season finished at Sha Tin on Sunday and given the huge importance of the Hong Kong market to Australian breeders, both through the sale of yearlings and tried horses, it's always worth some analysis of the Leading Hong Kong Sires List which was topped in 2017 by Aquis Farm's Holy Roman Emperor (IRE).
Introducing the Boys
Two weanling colts were purchased for TWC/NZYC at the 2017 Magic Millions National Weanling Sale under Buffalo & Co's Tim Barry with the guidence of Westbury's General Manager Russell Warwick and Bloodstock Agent Paul Willetts'. A Holy Roman Emperor colt was the first of the two purchases (stable name Romeo) with the second colt sired by second season sire Smart Missile (stable name Cruise).