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Belle Couture Debuts at Bendigo on Sunday

Belle Couture Debuts at Bendigo on Sunday

Black Caviar’s baby sister Belle Couture is pleasing trainer Danny O’Brien ahead of her highly anticipated race debut at Bendigo on Sunday. A $2.6 million purchase from the 2012 William Inglis and Son Australian Easter Yearling Sale, the now three-year-old Redoute’s Choice filly is a half-sister to the legendary Black Caviar sharing the dam Helsinge…

Nordic Empire Travels Toward Magic Millions Classic 2014

Nordic Empire Travels Toward Magic Millions Classic 2014

After winning the first at Caulfield on debut this Saturday gone, the 2014 Magic Millions 2YO Classic on the Gold Coast next month has become a realistic goal for the Mick Price-trained Nordic Empire. The promising BC3 Thoroughbred-owned Wilander colt went out as a $5 chance for their maiden career start on their home track…

Black Caviar’s Baby Sister Steps Out at Flemington

Black Caviar’s Baby Sister Steps Out at Flemington

The famous $2.6 million half-sister to super star mare Black Caviar, Belle Couture, took the first major step towards her maiden run with a low key jumpout at Flemington today. Owned by BC3 Thoroughbreds, the expensive yearling purchase had her first official hitout over 800m at the famous Flemington track for trainer Danny O’Brien. A…

Hawkes Stable Confirmed As Trainers Of Black Caviar’s $5 Million Brother

Hawkes Stable Confirmed As Trainers Of Black Caviar’s $5 Million Brother

It has been confirmed that the latest addition to the Black Caviar family will be trained by the Michael, Wayne and John Hawkes at Flemington. The decision to send the Redoute’s Choice colt to the Hawkes brothers was made official today after much speculation. Peter Moody, who trains the one and only Black Caviar, was…

Soft Sand Joins Paul Messara’s Stable

Soft Sand Joins Paul Messara’s Stable

Group 1-placed mare Soft Stand has been jointly purchased by Arrowfield Stud and BC3 Thoroughbreds and will be immediately transferred to new trainer Paul Messara at Scone. It comes just days after former trainer Colin Little set the bar high for the autumn saying he would be disappointed if the four-year-old didn’t win a Group…

Black Caviar Next Generation in Pre-Training With a Name

Black Caviar Next Generation in Pre-Training With a Name

A half-sister to the world’s best mare Black Caviar is now in pre-training to begin what is sure to be a highly-spruiked career having been given the name Belle Couture. Boasting the same initials as her superstar older sibling, Belle Couture is a Redoute’s Choice filly from the same dam as Black Caviar, Helsinge, and…

Bart’s Melbourne Cup 2012 Team Welcomes Sanagas

Bart’s Melbourne Cup 2012 Team Welcomes Sanagas

Record-holding Melbourne Cup winning trainer the ‘Cups King’ Bart Cummings will welcome star USA galloper Sanagas to his Flemington-based operation, the Group 1 champ to target the 2012 Melbourne Cup in the spring. Cummings has prepared an unprecedented 12 Melbourne Cup winners over his illustrious and at times testing training career, the last of which…