2 Year Old's In Training

Lot 183 - Lonhro/Inchita Filly Purchased at Inglis Easter for $280,000

"If you're looking for sensational value, look no further. By Champion sire Lonhro out of an ENCOSTA DE LAGO mare. The second dam, ARBOREA won as a two-year-old and was incredibly versatile winning between distances of 1200 to 2500 metres. She is a multiple Group 1 & Group 2 winner and is the producer of 11 foals to race, 8 of which are winners including 4 time Stakes victor, DELTA FORM. The upside to this filly is endless."

Lot 26 - Bachelor Duke/Ave Maree Colt 'Purchased at NZ Karaka Ready 2 Run for $55,000

Bachelor Duke was a Champion sprinter in Ireland winning the Group 1 Irish 2000 Guineas and he has mirrored his success on the racetrack in the breeding barn having been crowned New Zealand's Leading First Season Sire & Leading Second Season Sire. The dam is a 6 x winning Cape Cross mare and this colt comes from the family of Group 1 & multiple Group 2 winner MONTARE and Champion Older Mare, JOURNEY. He's a beautifully conformed colt, very typical of what you go to New Zealand sales to find.

Lot 199 - Reliable Man/La Grande Dame Colt Purchased at NZ Karaka Ready 2 Run for $310,000

Reliable Man is a dual hemisphere Group 1 winning son of DALAKHANI and an international superstar competing in 10 Group 1 races from just 14 career starts. He is the sire of the VRC Derby winner, SULLY and we are hopeful this colt can kick the same goal. He is your DERBY type with the pedigree to back him hailing from the family of RANGIRANGDOO, a dual Group 1 & Group 2 winner with earnings of over $2.2 million in prizemoney.

Yearling Colts

NZ Karaka

Lot 69 - Tavistock/Big Voices Purchased for $320,000

By the dual Group 1 winning miler/sprinter, Tavistock who has hit the ground running from just 2 crops. His first crop winners include 3 x Group 1 winner VOLKSTOK'N'BARRELL & Group 1 victor & Hong Kong Horse of the Year, WERTHER. This colt is the first foal out of the 2 x winning miler, Big Voices (Duke Of Marmalade) who is a 3/4 & 1/2 sister respectively to Stakes winners TULLY DANE & MY GOOD GRACE. This boy is your next Derby horse, he's the real deal.

Lot 275 - Ocean Park/Insouciant Purchased for $150,000

Ocean Park is a 5 x Group 1 winning son of the late, great THORN PARK and unites the blood of Champion sires ZABEEL & O'REILLY. This colt is out of the Group 1 winning & multiple Stakes placed mare, INSOUCIANT who was named NZ Bloodstock Filly of the Year in 2008. He also hails from the family of dual Group 1 winner DORABELLA. This colt has all the credentials to make it on the racetrack, a potential Cox Plate winner just like his father!"


Lot 389 - Street Boss/Tigress Joy Purchased for $150,000

By the same sire as Group 1 winner THE QUARTERBACK and Hong Kong Triple Crown winner, RAPPER DRAGON, this colt was one of the physical standouts of the entire sale, an out and out speed colt. He hails from the family of multiple Group 1 winners SAVABEEL and BLACK HEART BART and will go early.


Lot 622 - Deep Field/Combat Kitty Purchased for $250,000

A very athletic individual – this colt reminded me so much of his grand sire, NORTHERN METEOR, who I trained to win the Group 1 Coolmore Stakes. I trained more of his Group 1 winning progeny than any other trainer and I expect to do the same with his son DEEP FIELD.

Lot 730 - Choisir/Flaming Magic Purchased for $130,000

Choisir was a dual hemisphere Group 1 winner and an international legend on the racetrack. This colt was exceptional value with only 2 dams on the page with the granddam, FLAMING MAGIC a Stakes winner and producer with 10 foals to race, ALL WINNERS. With a pedigree like his, and a conformation just as striking, it is hard to look past this colt."

Lot 163 - El Roca/Paloma Purchased for $210,000

This colt has speed & precocity written all over him and I was really impressed with what I saw from the progeny of first season sire El Roca at the sale. The dam was a winner at 2 and is a ½ sister to dual Stakes winner CHIVALRY. This colt also hails from the family of 4 x Stakes winner LIGHT UP THE WORLD.

Lot 253 - Sepoy/Romincka Purchased for $70,000

Sepoy/Romincka was an absolute steal at $70,000. By the same sire as Group 1 Flight Stakes winner, ALIZEE, out of a ½ sister to Group 1 placegetter NARCISSUS. The second dam HASNA was Champion 2YO Filly in Australia winning on 7 occasions including the Group 1 Champagne Stakes, Group 1 Sires’ Produce Stakes & Group 2 STC Silver Slipper.

Lot 370 - Sebring/Sweetest Melody Purchased for $80,000

I love the progeny of Sebring. They ooze class and versatility and this colt really took my eye when I saw him at the sales. He is athletic, his mother is an Encosta De Lago 7 x winning mare, one of which was at Stakes level and she hails from the family of Group 1 & Group 2 winner, SWISS ACE.

Lot 667 - Deep Field/Disclosure Purchased for $140,000

This colt is all SPEED! His sire, Deep Field is one of the fastest sprinters we have seen at stud in recent times and his dam sire, Fastnet Rock has been responsible for producing some of Australia’s best sprinters. We expect to see him early in his two-year-old career.

Lot 529 - Olympic Glory/Ballet Blue Purchased for $210,000

By Arrowfield’s Champion 2yo, Champion 3yo miler and 4 x Group 1 winning sprinter-miler, I was really impressed with the progeny of Olympic Glory and this colt was the standout. With only 2 dams on the page, he hails from the family of THE HEAVYWEIGHT who won 3 x as a 2 year old and was a dual Stakes winner and 9 x Stakes placegetter.

Lot 981 - Charge Forward/Love Is Fickle Purchased for $110,000

Sired by Charge Forward who was the best 2YO of a stellar generation, his results on the racetrack have been mirrored in the breeding barn with a 64% winners/runners ratio and two thirds of his Stakes performers earning Black Type at the age of 2. This colt is the first foal out of a Redoute's Choice mare who is a 1/2 sister to 5 x Stakes winner, LOVE CONQUEROR'S ALL. His grandam SHE'S A MEANIE is a Group 1 winner and the dam of six foals to race for 5 winners.

Lot 540 - Shooting To Win/Becerra Purchased for $80,000

This colt hails from the family of Group 1 winner, FIRST SEAL who is out of multiple Group 1 winner EPISODE. Becerra finished second in the Group 1 Queensland Oaks and was bred to Caulfield Guineas winner, Shooting To Win stamping this colt as an exciting CLASSIC GUINEAS / DERBY TYPE.

Lot 553 - Rubick/Blessingindisguise Purchased for $100,000

From a family I know well with the appearance of Group 2 winning son of Fastnet Rock, RAIN DRUM and my 3 x Group 1 winner BENTLEY BISCUIT who was purchased for a similar price to this colt at just $120,000. ‘Brilliantly Fast & Beautifully Bred’ is how Coolmore describe their sire son of Encosta De Lago. I wasn’t going to leave the sale without my very own Rubick and this colt ticked all the right boxes.

Lot 616 - Dissident/City Of Song Purchased for $200,000

There is so much to like about this son of Horse of the Year and Champion Sprinter Dissident, out of the 5 x winning precocious Bel Esprit mare, City Of Song. He has great bone, size and he looks a runner. If he is half as tough as his dad was and as early as his mother, he’ll be a serious colt.


Lot 86 - Pierro/Blazing Snitzel Purchased for $160,000

A son of Champion Triple Crown winner & now Champion sire PIERRO, out of the winning Snitzel mare whom I trained, BLAZING SNITZEL. When I saw this colt at the sale, I was immediately taken by his effortless walk and free moving action. Nothing phases him which is so important with these young colts, he's a really exciting prospect with a very respectable price tag.

Lot 435 - Deep Field/Hemingway Rules Purchased for $90,000

Talk about 'presence'! This son of Deep Field immediately took my eye. He's big and strong with great bone & plenty of upside. He boats a lovely International pedigree and is both VOBIS & BOBS Eligible.


Lot 24 - Dawn Approach/Raja Lane Purchased for $150,000

By the undefeated Champion 2yo, Dawn Approach, out of the precocious multiple Stakes winner & producer, Raja Lane who has had six foals to race for five winners. This colt is bred to go early & he has the physique to match.

Lot 194 - Zoustar/Too Discreet Purchased for $140,000

This colt is a cracking type. By the best son of NORTHERN METEOR, Zoustar who has mirrored his success on the racetrack in the breeding barn having recently sired the Magic Millions 2YO Classic winner & Group 1 Golden Slipper bound, Sunlight. He is the first foal out of the American bred mare, Too Discreet who is the 1/2 sister to the Group 1 Oaks winner, Maybe Discreet. Zoustar is ticking all the right boxes as a young sire & this colt exudes quality.

Yearling Fillies


Lot 511 - Redoute's Choice/Arabian Gold Purchased for $400,000

By the king of Australian sires in Redoute's Choice, out of a 5 x Stakes winning & Group 1 placed daughter of DUBAWI. She was one of the best credentialed fillies at Magic Millions & her conformation is next to none. She's big & beautiful, she has terrific bone & she's very light on her feet. The upside to this filly is endless!

Lot 313 - Snitzel/Simply Spiteful Purchased for $260,000

By the sire on fire Snitzel, out of the Speightstown American Stakes winning mare, Simply Spiteful. This filly has lovely presence, a beautiful US pedigree and plenty of residual value. Take one look at Snitzel's statistics and you will quickly realise that he is the most dominant stallion of recent times and this filly was terrific value.

Lot 1002 - Sebring/Momentously Purchased for $150,000

Out of a 6 x winning Monashee Mountain (Danzig) mare, from the family of 3 x Group 1 winner GROSVENOR. By a sire I know like the back of my hand, Sebring continuously breeds tough and versatile horses and this filly has just that written all over her. Don't be fooled by her exceptional good looks and sweet face, she has real spunk and an attitude about her that will serve her very well on the racetrack. I like her enormously.

Lot 750 - Medaglia D'oro/Gabbidon Purchased for $200,000

This filly has ‘CLASSICS’ stamped all over her. She is by the great Medaglia D’Oro who sired one of the greats in RACHEL ALEXANDRA who was Horse of the Year at three and the best 3yo filly since the 1970s. Seventeen G1 winners so far, including G1 Golden Slipper hero VANCOUVER and Champion American filly SONGBIRD while his latest stars include G1 Golden Rose hero ASTERN and G1 Jenny Wiley Stakes winner Dickinson in America –WOW.

Lot 412 - Deep Field/Ubiquity Purchased for $230,000

There was a lot to like about Deep Field’s progeny at the sale but this filly in particular really took my eye. She has great bone, plenty of size and scope and she handled the sales like a real professional. Her dam is a Stakes producer and is the ½ sister to dual Stakes winner CONTINUUM.

Lot 677 - Not A Single Doubt/Drinks All Round Purchased for $200,000

It certainly will be ‘Drinks All Round’ if this filly by Not A Single Doubt turns out to be even half as good as her relation & dual Group 1 & Group 2 winner RANGIRANGDOO & 3 x Group 2 winning speed filly SATINKA. This filly has it all: By one of the hottest stallions in the Southern Hemisphere, from a beautiful female line. How can you go wrong?

Lot 428 - Artie Schiller/Vivid Purchased for $150,000

The US Breeders’ Cup Mile winner, Artie Schiller, is an international sire of Group 1 winners including World Champion 3YO and now stallion, FLYING ARTIE. This is the first filly from the Eavesdropper mare, Vivid. She hails from the family of 14 x winning Champion son of Zabeel and sire, OCTAGONAL and Group 1 winners, MARQUISE, DIAMOND LOVER, MOUAWAD & KAAPSTAD (sire).


Lot 246 - I Am Invincible/Alcancia Purchased for $200,000

I Am Invincible can do no wrong! This filly is the second foal out of the precocious 6 x winning mare, Alcancia. She has such presence about her, she's an ATHLETIC, SHARP looking type & she screams 2YO which is exactly what her pedigree suggests.


Lot 59 - I Am Invincible/Sancelia Purchased for $170,000

This filly was an absolute steal & was bought from Rick Jamieson's, Gilgai Farm who is famously known for breeding the one & only Black Caviar. This filly is by the superstar sire, I Am Invincible out of a 1/2 sister to Champion 3YO BRAZEN BEAU.

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