Exciting opportunity to race two well related colts with Kim Waugh Racing
Kim Waugh Racing is enjoying a wonderful season with the winners flowing freely with no less than 12 winners from her last 26 starts. Kim Waugh currently has two lovely colts which she secured privately from the breeder available to race. Both of these colts are closely related and come from a tough Queensland family with a strong female line that produces winners with Kim having an insight to the family having trained the grand dam Money Spider to great success. The first colt is by Show A Heart x Tender Truce whilst the second colt is by Jet Spur x Coinage. Both colts present great value and where purchased privately for $38,500 including GST
The Show A Heart x Tender Truce colt (pictured above) is a nice early foal. The colt is by tough Queensland stallion and multiple Group 1 winning stallion Show A Heart, winner Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap, Caulfield Guineas, Toorak Handicap and TJ Smith Classic as a 2yr old and has gone on to be a champion sire on multiple occasions. His dam Tender Truce is by Brief Truce winner of three races from six lifetime starts two of which came during her two year old year. The colt is a half-brother to 5 winners including tough middle-distance galloper from Prussian Heart winner of 5 races, Red Bowers another tough sprinter who won 9 races up 1200m.
“The Show A Heart is a lovely type that is well-develop, good boned colt with a strong hind-quarter that is very correct individual with plenty of substance and very atheltic. He comes from a strong Queensland family that produces winners he is a racy type that will make a nice sprinter miler in time. The colt is currently in the paddock and will start the breaking in process next month” added Kim
The Jet Spur x Coinage (pictured above) colt is another early foal. The colt is by Champion two year old sire in Queensland Jet Spur. Jet Spur’s progeny have the precocity to get to the track as early running two year old who train on as older horses showing longevity and toughness. His dam Coinage is by Show A Heart and has already produced five foals to date, two to race both winners with his half-brother currently unraced but is showing potential in the stable of Melbourne trainer Greg Eurell.
“The Jet Spur colt is a lovely ready made two year old with loads of power and strength through his shoulders and hind quarters. He is a well-balanced athletic type that is bred for speed. His is a lovely very correct individual that possesses all the attributes that I look for when selecting yearlings. He is currently in the paddock and will be heading to the breakers with the Show A Heart colt shortly. He comes from a family that produces winners that are natural running types and train on as older horses. He is also great value exciting proposition for the stable.
If you would like any more information about either the Show A Heart colt or the Jet Spur colt or would like to join Mark and Kim Waugh in racing these two yearlings please don’t hesitate in contacting Kim either via the email on Contact Us Page or on 0148 205 333.
Outstanding Manhattan Rain colt from Inglis Classic Yearling Sale SOLD
Kim was absolutely delighted to have secured Lot 672 form the William Inglis Classic Sale yesterday afternoon. Lot 671 Manhattan Rain x Baby Angel was purchased for $50,000. Manhattan Rain continues to take it all before him and is the sire of Champion 2yo, Golden Slipper winning filly She Will Reign.
This lovely bay colt comes from a very strong winning family. His dam Baby Angel was unraced however she has produced four foals to race which have all winners, she is a half-sister to four stakes winners – Prisoner Of Love, Sportsman, Hoystar, King of Prussia all multiple Group 2 and Group three sprinter milers. Baby Angel is also a half-sister to multiple stakes placed filly Lucky Angel. Baby Angel has been a wonder producer having already foaled four winners ranging in distances from 1000m to 1900m.
“I’m absolutely wrapped to have secured this outstanding Manhattan Rain colt, he’s is just a lovely well balanced athletic colt that comes from a strong well preformed tough racing family. The colt has all the attributes that I look for when selecting my yearlings, a great loose walker that covers ground with ease, lots of strength and well grown racy type that could quite easily be a lovely late 2yr old and race on and develop into an ideal 3 year old miler. I have a number of Manhattan Rain’s in my stable and have trained them to great success they are tough racehorses that are very durable and effective over any distance. This colt reminded me a lot of Uptown Lad as a yearling, he’s a lovely type that I had to have, I certainly wasn’t leaving that sales without him!
If you would like any more information regarding the Manhattan Rain colt, please don’t hesitate to contact Kim on 0418 205 333 or via email through the contact us page.
Join the team in racing this lovey Smart Missile Filly from the Magic Millions SOLD
Darby racing has once again has joined forces with astute lady trainer Kim Waugh in racing this lovely Smart Missile filly from a daughter of Golden Slipper winner, Burst Pauline De Lago.
Lot 140 (45,000), Is a lovely racy bay filly from leading third season sire Smart Missile from the well related Encosta de Lago mare Pauline De Lago. ‘The filly comes from an outstanding female line with loads of black type winners including his grand dam 2yr old Triple Crown Champion winner, Burst. This filly is a well-developed strong muscular type with loads of power through her shoulder and hindquarters. A well balanced athletic type who looks a natural early running 2-year-old type and with a pedigree to match the filly should be well suited to the Magic Millions race series. She has all the attributes that I look for when selecting yearling. Darby racing and I selected and purchased the filly’s full brother last year and I’m delighted to have secured his full sister with the team from Darby racing and am excited to continue our partnership with this lovely ready-made Smart Missile filly” added Kim
If you like to join the team and enjoy the race day experience with Darby Racing and Kim and Mark Waugh in racing this exciting Smart Missile colt please don’t hesitate to contact Kim via email on the Contact Us page or go to www.darbyracing.com.au
Outstanding opportunity in racing quality stayers Our Century and Goathland SOLD
An Outstanding opportunity to get involved in racing with Mark and Kim Waugh following a successful trip to Victoria purchasing two outstanding lightly raced stayers from the powerful Lloyd Williams establishment Macedon Lodge in Our Century and Goathland.
Our Century is a 7yr old bay gelding by Champion ill-fated sire of stayers Monteju out of the Lujain mare, Mixed Blessing. Our Century a veteran of only 12 career starts including 8 runs in Australia for 2 impressive victories in Wangaratta Cup over 2000m and at Caulfield over 2400m. Our Century has been placed behind high class stayers including second to Big Duke in Group 3 Manion Cup, third placing Group 3 Bendigo Cup behind Francis Of Assisi along with a fourth to Folkswood Listed Cranbourne Cup.
Goathland is a 6yr old brown gelding by Teofilo out of the Caerleon mare Royals Special. Original trained by Peter Chappel-Hyam out of Newmarket the former European galloper imported in to Australia by Williams. Goathland has had 12 career starts including 6 runs in Australia with success with an ultra-impressive 4 1/2 length victory over 2500 at Flemington and over $150,000 in stakes.
“I am absolutely wrapped and thrilled to have secured two outstanding stayers from the powerful Llyod Williams stable. Mark and I enjoyed our time inspecting a number of horses at Macedon Lodge yesterday and am delighted to confirm that we secured both Our Century and Goathland privately. Both Our Century and Goathland will be aimed at Group and Listed staying events during the Brisbane winter Carnival culminating in the Brisbane Cup. I originally headed to Macedon Lodge with the intension of purchasing one stayer following the recommendation from Lloyd whom is a close friend of Mark’s however after inspections I fell in love with both Our Century and Goathland and decided to buy both for $145,000 each. I’m extremely excited to have them both heading to Wyong with the prospect of winning a big staying race in the coming months” added Kim.
If you would like to join Kim and Mark Waugh in racing either Our Century or Goathland please don’t hesitate to contact Kim on 0418 205 333 or via email on Contact Us
Magic Millions 2018
Exciting opportunity to get involved in racing this lovely Rubrick colt with Kim Waugh Racing SOLD
Kim was delighted in purchasing Lot 37 Rubrick x Little Mary colt $70,000 during the first session of the highly popular Magic Millions sale this afternoon.
This lovely well- developed brown colt is from the first crop of the highly talented Group 2 winning son of Encosta De Largo, Rubrick. Rubrick was the highest rated rated 2yr old colt of his season and the most precocious son of Encosta De Largo. A brilliant weight -for-age wining sprinter as a 3yr old, rated equal at 3 the ill-fated Northern Meteor. The colt’s dam Sliding Cube is a Group winning ¾ sister to Champion sire Redoute’s Choice. The colt comes from a strong dam line filled with strong staying blood. He is the first foal of the Duke Of Marmalade mare Little Mary, winner over 2100m and is a half-sister to two multiple stakes winners in Callendish and Dancing Daggers.
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“I was absolutely delighted to have secured a colt of this nature. He is a lovely well-developed muscular type that has an extremely powerful hindquarter a deep girth with loads strength and reign through his shoulder with lovely kind eye. This colt has all the attributes that I look for when purchasing yearling a nice early foal and I feel that he has the right injection of speed verses stamina in his pedigree. The colt is certainly an ideal Magic Millions prospect who looks an early running type that will mature and develop into a lovely mile type with the strong staying influences coming from his dam side. The colt was bred by Amarina Farm, a stud that I have purchased a number of yearling from and have enjoyed great success with, their yearling are well grown tough racehorses and I’m sure this colt will continue this trend” added Kim.
If you would like more information in racing this outstanding Rubrick colt with Kim and Mark Waugh please don’t hesitate to contact Kim on 0418205333 or via email on the contact us page
Exciting opportunity to get involved with outstanding Nathaniel colt with Darby Racing and Kim Waugh -SOLD
Kim was delighted to be given the opportunity to train this exciting well related colt by European sire sensation Nathaniel who was selected and purchased by De Burgh Equine on behalf of Darby racing out of the recent Tatts sale ring at Newmarket.
This outstanding Nathaniel x Mamma Rocco brown colt is by Champion European sire Nathaniel multiple Group one winning son of Galileo. Nathaniel begun his career finishing second less than half a length behind Frankel over the mile, beating the rest of the field by over five lengths. Nathaniel developed into an exceptionally talented galloper winning multiple Group 1 races throughout England and Ireland including Ascot King George IV Stakes and the Queen Elizabeth Stakes. The colt is the first foal of a half-sister to group 2 stakes winner mare Mouramara who is the dam of the exceptional performed Group 1 stayers Mourayn and Melbourne placegetter Mourilyan. His pedigree page is littered with black type winners and with exceptional staying influences on both sides he looks the ideal staying prospect that could potentially develop into a Classic winner and Sire.
“The colt is a well-developed athletic type with a lovely loose action that covers ground effortlessly, I’m extremely excited and grateful to have been given the opportunity to train a colt of this quality who is close relation to two outstanding staying gallopers in Mourayan and Mourilyan” added Kim.
If you would like more information about the colt and would like to join the team at Darby Racing and Kim Waugh in racing this exciting Nathaniel x Mamma Rocco colt please don’t hesitate to contact Kim via contact us page or www.darbyracing.com.au
William Inglis Melbourne Ready To Run
Darci Brahma x Pride And Passion Gelding – SOLD
Kim was delighted to have secured lot 158 Darci Brahma x Pride And Passion , $125,000 plus GST, during the afternoon session of the William Inglis ready to race sale held at Oaklands Junction, Melbourne
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Lot 158 Brown 2yr old gelding (pictured above) is a lovely well developed brown gelding from tough New Zealand sire and Group 1 performer Darci Brahma who is leading 3yr old sire with 30 stakes winners and is the second foal of two time winner and well related Encosta De Lago mare Pride and Passion and is a half brother to stakes winner Hard Mechandise. This outstanding athletic individual comes from a strong female line with his granddam group 1 Golden Slipper winner Calaway Gal.
“The gelding is an athletic well balanced type an early foal that could develop into a late Autumn 2yr old and into the Classic 3yr old races over the miler in time. He comes from a strong female sprinting line which I believe is the right mix with the stamina of tough New Zealand sire line in Darci Brahma. The gelding has a lovely loose action with a huge gait that covers the ground effortlessly” added Kim
If you would like more information in racing this ready made racehorse with Kim and Mark Waugh please don’t hesitate to contact Kim on 0418205333 or via email on the contact us page
Scone Yearling Sales
Outstanding Excelebration Colt – SOLD
Kim was wrapped to have secured Lot 10 Excelebration x Amalfi Cat colt $60,000 from the highly successful Yarraman Stud draft during the opening session of the Scone Yearling Sale.
Lot 10 Excelebration x Amalfi Colt is a lovely brown colt by Excelebration – Irish bred son of Champion Australian sprinter Exceed And Excel showed his class retiring to Coolmore Stud after three exceptional Group 1 victories over the mile, including the time honoured Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Dubai Duty Free Stakes and the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes. He was rated third best horse behind Frankel and Canford Cliffs and by the end of 2012 he was rated joint-third best horse in the world with Black Cavier, behind only Frankel and Cirrus des Aigles.
The colt’s dam Amalfi Cat is a two-time winner by the Golden Slipper Champion Catbird and is a half-sister to stakes placed sprinter miler Culverin. Amalfi Cat has had one foal to race for a winner and with a very strong female pedigree page which is littered with stakes winners, Kim believes that this colt has all the right attributes to be a success on the racetrack.
“He is outstanding individual that is built for speed and with a double cross of Danehill this lovely well marked brown colt was an absolute standout. The colt has a wonderful loose action that is also strong powerful covering ground with minimal effort. He is an early foal that is well-developed with strong shoulders and powerful hindquarters and looks to be an ideal early running two-year -old type and certainly has the pedigree to match coming from a strong female line that produces winners” added Kim.
If you would like more information about joining Mark and Kim Waugh in racing this outstanding Excelebration x Amalfi Cat colt, please don’t hesitate to contact Kim via email on the contact us page or on 0418 205 333
Exciting opportunity in racing this outstanding Smart Missile colt with Darby Racing and Kim Waugh SOLD
Leading syndicator Scott Darby has joined forces with astute lady trainer Kim Waugh in racing this outstanding Smart Missile colt from a daughter of Golden Slipper winner, Burst Pauline De Lago.
Lot 138 a striking bay colt from leading first and second season sire Smart Missile from the well related Encosta de Lago mare Pauline De Lago. ‘The colt comes from an outstanding female line with loads of black type winners including his granddam 2yr old Triple Crown Champion winner, Burst. He is an outstanding type a very correct individual with a lovely loose walking action, well balanced athletic type who looks a natural early running 2-year-old type. He has all the attributes that I look for when selecting yearling. The colt has a wonderful attitude and has handled the breaking in process extremely well he heads into the stable next week for the next stage of education process. I am really excited to be given this opportunity to have such a lovely high quality colt joining the stable and enjoy the race day experience with Darby racing” added Kim
If you like to join the team and enjoy the race day experience with Darby Racing and Kim and Mark Waugh in racing this exciting Smart Missile colt please don’t hesitate to contact Kim via email on the Contact Us page or go to www.darbyracing.com.au
Limited opportunity to get involved in well related Animal Kingdom 2yr old White Boots SOLD
Limited opportunity to join Kim and Mark Waugh in racing White Boots, this exciting unraced 2yr old is by Champion American sire Animal Kingdom. Animal Kingdom showed his versatility winning as a 2yr old returning as a three year old winning Group 1 Kentucky Derby and racing on as a five year old scoring a brilliant victory in the Dubai World Cup.
White Boots is from the Desert Prince mare Princess Pedrille, winner of 5 races. Princess Pedrille a well related mare who comes from a strong female line and is a daughter of multiple stakes winner Mamzelle Pedrille, winner of over $500,000 in stakes. The gelding is a half-brother to two winners Here De Princess and recent Moonee Valley winner and the promising Kentucky Flyer.
WHITE BOOTS – SOLD
“White Boots is a big strong well developed athletic 2yr old who looks to be a strong type that could develop into a nice miler. The gelding has very strong hindquarter with loads of power and possess a lovely loose action. White Boots is currently in the stable and is coming along nicely” added Kim.
White Boots was not sold at public auction and retained by the breeder and has sent White Boots to Kim to train, if you would like more details in securing ownership of White Boots please don’t hesitate to contact Kim on 0418 205 333 or email via the Contact Us Page
Magic Millions Yearlings Sale
Join the winning team in racing this exciting Sebring colt with Kim Waugh Racing – SOLD
Kim Waugh racing is enjoying great success at present and currently sits 15th on the NSW trainers premiership with 25 winners from 123 starters and just over $900,000 in prize money for the 2016-2017 racing season. Kim currently has a wonderful opportunity to join the team in racing this exciting Sebring colt purchased from the Magic Millions Yearling Sale for $150,000 plus GST.
Lot 968 Sebring x Groovy Choice colt is a striking brown colt by Golden Slipper winner and Champion sire Sebring and is the second foal of the two time winner Groovy Choice. The colt’s dam Groovy Choice has had one foal to race for a winner and is half-sister to Group 3 winning sprinter Taikun and Listed Stakes winner Super Groove and with a strong female pedigree page which is littered with multiple black type winners.
“The colt is very athletic yearling who comes from a very strong family on the dam side. He is well balanced, racy type who possess lovely loose action and a great walk. Just a lovely yearling with loads of upside and scope, a nice early foal that looks an ideal two year old and has the pedigree to train on to be a nice three year old and older horse. The colt possess many of the attributes that I look for when selecting yearlings. There has been a lot of interest in the colt and has been very popular amongst both new and current clients of the stable and with limited opportunity to be apart of a high quality colt he certainly will be snapped up quickly ”added Kim.
If you like to join the team and enjoy the race day experience with Kim and Mark Waugh in racing this exciting Sebring x Groovy Choice colt please don’t hesitate to contact Kim via email on the Contact Us page
Kim secures All American x Kimillsy colt at the Magic Millions SOLD
Kim was absolutely thrilled to have secured Lot 140 during yesterday’s opening session of the Magic Millions yearling sale on the Gold Coast.
The lovely brown colt is by the highly successful Arrowfield sire All American and is the third foal of Kimillsy, Kim’s former outstanding race mare who competed at the highest level in particular during her 3yr old season, running second to Samantha Miss in Group One Tea Rose Stakes and again a gutsy third in the Group One Flight Stakes. It was no secret what Kim thought of Kimillsy, she held the mare in the highest regard, Kim is adamant that she would have won at group level had she stayed sound during her career.
The colt is a half-brother to promising three year old Calabasas who has already tasted success on the racetrack for a wonderful group of owners of the stable and Kim is excited to have secured another quality colt from the highly talented mare Kimillsy for stable clients. The colt is a cracking type, he’s very athletic with lovely loose action. The colt is a nice early foal and looks to be an ideal type to target the rich Magic Millions races during his two and three year old seasons.
Former Godolphin galloper Chicago Stomp joins the stable – SOLD
Kim was successful in securing former Godolphin galloper Chicago Stomp at the William Inglis December Thoroughbred Sale in Melbourne this afternoon. Chicago Stomp is a lightly raced 4yr old by the ill-fated Street Cry sire of the all-conquering champion race mare Winz out of multiple city city winner Tobuggie Woogie and is half-sister to stakes placed filly Dream First. Chicago Stomp has shown promise in each of his four starts under the Goldolpin banner including an impressive debut performance when showing a nice turn of foot to sprint quickly over 1400m.
Kim was wrapped to have purchased a lightly raced progressive son by Street Cry in Chicago Stomp for the stable. “Chicago Stomp is a lovely type with a strong female pedigree. We have studied all four of his starts and he looks to be a nice horse in the making and looks an ideal type to race through the grades and I’m sure the stable will have some fun with” added Kim.
Kim has already enjoyed success with tried horses from the Goldolpin / Darley Racing Operation. Forget was purchased on behalf of stable clients in 2013 has become a great money spinner for the stable and has gone on the win 7 races and over $350, 000 in prizemoney including the Group three Cameron Stakes for the stable whilst Censor whom she purchased for the bargin price $30,000 has gone on to race 13 times for the stable for 2 wins including a Saturday Metro win and over $86,000 for his connections.
If you are interested in getting involved in racing Chicago Stomp and enjoy the race day experience with Kim and her team please don’t hesitate to contact Kim on 0418 205 333 or email Kim via the contact us page
The Classic Yearling Sale 2016
Lot 182 Congrats x Princess Tinkabell Colt SOLD
Kim was successful in securing Lot 182 Congrats x Princess Tinkabell colt (pictured below) at the Inglis Classic Yearling Sale earlier this week.
The colt is by the AP Indy stallion Congrats – In a long and successful race track career Congrats competed against the elite sprinters of North America over many seasons with a career defining victory in the Group 2 Santa Anita San Pasqual Hcp along with multiple group placings including runner up in the Group 1 Santa Anita Hcp.Congrats retired to become North America’s Champion Freshman Sire in 2010, leading a stellar group including Bernardini and War Front. In 2014, he was America’s #3 Juvenile Sire, and again the #1 Juvenile Sire by A.P. Indy. In 2015, he was a Top 10 Sire of Winners. Congrats oldest Australian progeny are currently 3yr olds. Congrats is a physically imposing individual that has delivered strength and muscle bulk to his progeny this colt is of similar mould to his sire and is a well-balanced very correct individual which Kim believes could develop into an early running 2yr old type.
The colt is from a strong female line which is littered with stakes winners, his dam Princess Tinkabell is half-sister to two stakes winners in Marrok and Appeal Process. Princess Tinkerbell was a winner and has gone on to be a strong producer with 5 winners from five foals to race including Kim’s multiple city winner Dylan’s Rojo, lightly raced Looking East and handy middle distance gallopers Lonhrotothetop and Count Cyclone.
‘‘The colt really caught my eye, he’s a lovely yearling! A strong well-muscled type with powerful hindquarters, his x-rays were good and I couldn’t fault him, he has all the attributes that I look for when buying babies and I’m wrapped to be taking him home. I know the family well and currently train his half brother Dylan’s Rojo, this colt is a different type to his older half brother at the same stage he looks to be an ideal 2yr old” added Kim.
If you would like more information about how to get involved in racing this Congrats x Princess Tinkabell colt with Kim and Mark Waugh, please don’t hesitate to contact Kim on 0418 205 333 or via email through the Contact Us page
The Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale
Lot 39 Lonhro x Happy Hussy Colt SOLD
Kim was successful in securing lot 39 – Lonhro x Happy Hussy Colt $100,000 in the opening session of the Inglis Premier Yearling Sale conducted at Oaklands yesterday afternoon.
This lovely bay colt is by the all-conquering sire sensation Lonhro and is the first foal of the well preformed stakes placed Hussonet mare Happy Hussy – a three times winner who amassed nearly $250,OOO in prizemoney. Happy Hussy is half- sister to five individual winners including group 3 placed Prix Du Sung. His third dam is Crowning Jewel who has produced a number of Group winning gallopers including the Champion Sprinter Sterling City, winner of over 2,800,000 in prize money, Group 2 winner So Gorgeous, winner of 10 races and Group 3 winner Wild Queen, Cumbria and Veewap.
“This colt is a lovely individual, a well- developed leggy colt with a nice fluid action and a great pedigree to back him up. He is a racy type who could be up and running as a two year old and race on and develop into a sprinter miler. I’m wrapped to have secured such a well-related good looking son of Lonhro on behalf of stable clients and with limited opportunity in racing this Lonhro colt with Mark and myself please don’t hesitate in contacting me via The Contact Us Page or on my mobile 0418 205 333
Japanese stayer joins Kim Waugh Racing – SOLD
Kim was excited to hear the news that promising 3yr old stayer Meiner Freccia will be joining the stable at the end of the month.
The Northern hemisphere 3yr old was bred by The Big Red Farm. The colt is the second foal from the Meiner Love mare Cosmo Dearest – a 1000m winner as a 2yr old and is by the Sunday Silence stallion Stay Gold. Stay Gold was a top performer for Shadai Race Horse Co., winning both the Hong Kong Vase (HK-I) and the Dubai Sheema Classic (UAE-II) as a 7-year-old in 2001 for trainer Yasuo Ikee. Stay Gold retired after winning the Vase with earnings of more than $8.6 million. As a sire, he has 521 winners with combined earnings of more than $170 million over 11 crops of racing age. Stay Gold is the sire of Japanese Triple Crown winner and Horse of the Year Orfevre.
Meiner Freccia is a lightly raced galloper who has shown strong staying potential, which has included 9 minor placings from his 15 career starts to date. “Very exciting to get the opportunity to secure a stayer of this nature. The Japanese stayers are the best in the world and Meiner Freccia looks to be a very promising stayer in the making. The colt has a nice balance of speed verses stamina in his pedigree which augurs well for racing here in Australia.” added Kim.
If you would like any more information about Meiner Freccia and join both Mark and Kim in racing this exciting staying prospect, please don’t hesitate in contacting Kim via email on the Contact Us Page or on 0418 205 333.
The Classic Yearling Sale
Lot 181 Star Witness x La Fantastique Colt – SOLD
Kim was successful in securing Lot 181 a quality Star Witness colt (pictured below) at the Inglis Classic Yearling Sale. Star Witness impressive winner of the Group 1 Blue Diamond stakes as a 2yr old and Group 1 winner of the Coolmore Stud Stakes during his 3yr old career, rated top Champion 3yr old Sprinter. Star Witness eldest progeny are two years olds.
Lot 181 Star Witness x La Fantastique bay colt ($66,000). A lovely leggy strong colt with a strong family to back him up, he is the first foal of Tasmanian Oaks winner La Fantastique by Fantastic Light a winner up to 2000m brings an interesting mix of stamina to the speed of Star Witness. “The colt is strong and well developed good looking first foal. He’s an athletic type with a lovely loose action, who on paper looks more of a late maturing 2yr old who could train on and develop into a nice 3yr old” added Kim. The La Fantastique colt comes off the historic Widden Stud who consistently breed well bred tough well yearlings who win races – This colt is certainly typical of the Widden stock.
The Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale
Lot 81 Manhattan Rain Colt – SOLD
Kim was thrilled to secure Lot 81 Manhattan Rain x Chordata colt at the Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale this week $50,000. A good looking bay colt with a strong pedigree by promising young stallion Manhattan Rain – Outstanding pedigree with an exceptional race record Group 1-winning 2YO who also placed in three of Australia’s most famous races: the Golden Slipper, Caulfield Guineas and Cox Plate. He is the only son of Encosta de Lago to win a Group 1 2yr old race in Australia. The colt’s dam Chordata a lightly raced city winner by Fusaichi Pegasus is the daughter of the multiple Group 1 winner Dashing Eagle winner AJC Flight Stakes, VRC Thousand Guineas and over $500,000 in stakes. Chordata is also a full sister to the multiple stakes placed Gaburin galloper in Japan.
“The colt is very athletic yearling who comes from a very strong family on the dam side. The colt is well-balanced, racy type who is strong through the shoulders and powerful hindquarters. Just a lovely yearling with loads of upside and scope to mature into a two year old and even train on through to his 3yr old year. Manhattan Rain’s progeny are going great guns at present they look to very versatile one of his two year olds Manhattan Blues ran fourth in Group 1 Blue Diamond stakes over the weekend whilst his oldest progeny are currently three year olds and have already shown staying prowess Light Up Manhattan finished fourth in Group 1 VRC Derby whilst Moonovermanhattan won Group 2 Moonee Valley Vase over 2040m. ” added Kim
The Classic Yearling Sale
Lot 161 Star Witness Filly – SOLD
Kim was successful in securing two outstanding Star Witness yearlings at the Inglis Classic Yearling Sale. Star Witness impressive winner of the Group 1 Blue Diamond stakes as a 2yr old and Group 1 winner of the Coolmore Stud Stakes during his 3yr old career, rated top Champion 3yr old Sprinter. Star Witness eldest progeny are two years olds.”They both very athletic running types. The filly looks like an early 2yr old whilst the colt is well related with a nice mix of speed and stamina in his pedigree looks more a late maturing two year old type” said Kim.
Lot 161 Star Witness x Jesterchine Chestnut filly purchased by Kim for $57,500. This lovely well developed Chestnut filly dam Jesterchine by Rory’s Jester was a stakes placed 2yr old and is a half-sister to three winners including Starchine winner of 4 races and over $112,000 in stakes. “The filly has a strong Rory’s Jester influence she has a strong well developed hind quarter and looks a natural running type, ideal early 2yr old” added Kim. The Jesterchine filly was bred and raised by Amarina Farm a boutique farm from Denman, the same farm that Annatime two time winner during her two season $22000 purchase from the 2013 Classic Sale. The Star Witness x Jesterchine filly has been SOLD
If you would like enjoy the race day experience and get involved with racing with Kim, Mark and the team or would like to discuss your next yearling purchase with Kim please don’t hesitate to contact on 0418 205 333 or via email through the contact us page.