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Whitby’s Kiwi Fillies set to Bloom this Spring Carnival

Whitby’s Kiwi Fillies set to Bloom this Spring Carnival

It is going to be a blooming spring racing season for racehorse owner Max Whitby, the Sydney Turf Club (STC) director gearing up for a big Melbourne Spring Carnival thanks to the recent success of his Kiwi fillies Scarlett Lady and Dowager Queen. The star of the two is undoubtedly Savabeel filly Scarlett Lady, the…

So You Think Centre of Court Clash

So You Think Centre of Court Clash

Dual Cox Plate winning champion So You Think is at the centre of a bitter battle in New Zealand, co-breeders Cecile Smith and Mike Moran fighting in front of the courts for rights to his dam Triassic. While the former Bart Cummings-trained So You Think, now under the preparation of Aiden O’Brien in Europe after…

Lonhro Ready for Australian Sire of the Year Honours

Lonhro Ready for Australian Sire of the Year Honours

Before the majestic mare Black Caviar there was another ‘Black Flash’ on the Australian racing scene, former champion racehorse turned champion stallion Lonhro now on the brink of claiming the 2010-11 Australian Sire of the Year award. Following the Stradbroke Handicap Day results at Eagle Farm last Saturday, Lonhro looks to easily have won the…