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2019 October
  • Tue, Oct 15, 2019
    New Zealand's champion sire Savabeel is edging closer to a century of stakeswinners after a pair of notable black type wins in Melbourne and Adelaide on Saturday
  • Thu, Oct 10, 2019
    Wellfield Lodge stallion Vespa picked up his first win as a sire when Piaggio took out the NZB Insurance Pearl Series Race (1000m) at Tauherenikau on Thursday.
  • Mon, Oct 07, 2019
    Outstanding mare Verry Elleegant is proving to be a great advertisement for her New Zealand-based sire Zed.
2019 September
  • Sun, Sep 08, 2019
    New Zealand Bloodstock has entered into a partnership with the Newcastle Jockey Club as sponsor of the Group 3 Spring Stakes at Broadmeadow.
2019 August
  • Wed, Aug 28, 2019
    No Limits, the $1.4 million sales topper at New Zealand Bloodstock’s Book 1 Sale in January, made a pleasing start to his career when taking out his 600m trial heat at Te Teko on Tuesday.
  • Mon, Aug 19, 2019
    There has been a change of direction by The Oaks Stud owner Dick Karreman with some of the younger horses and the likelihood of some further major decisions to be made in a year or so.
  • Thu, Aug 01, 2019
    Savabeel has broken his own domestic stakes earnings record, narrowly missing becoming the first stallion to hit $4 million in New Zealand in a season, as he stretched his Grosvenor Award winning streak to five years running.
2019 July


2019 October
  • Mon, Oct 21, 2019
    Be afraid, be very afraid. It's a warning we should heed with respect when Japanese owners and trainers turn their attention to Australia's premier races.
  • Mon, Oct 21, 2019
    The faith Twin Hills Stud has placed in accomplished sire Denman was rewarded with a stakes double at Caulfield and Randwick on Saturday.
  • Wed, Oct 16, 2019
    A colt by exciting international sire No Nay Never proved the star when he sold for $525,000 on Day 2 to top the 2019 Magic Millions Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale.
  • Tue, Oct 15, 2019
    Coolmore had plenty to celebrate at Caulfield on Saturday with an imported Group One winner and a classy debut win by a son of first season sire Pride Of Dubai.
  • Tue, Oct 15, 2019
    A colt by Deep Field topped Day One of the 2019 Magic Millions Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale on Monday when selling for $210,000.
  • Sat, Oct 12, 2019
    There is surely no better place to launch a project honouring leading owner, owners’ advocate, bloodstock consultant & buyer Nick Columb than Caulfield, the scene of many of his most important victories.
  • Mon, Oct 07, 2019
    Karaka graduate Surprise Baby is on his way to emulating his sire Shocking after he booked a spot in next month's $8 million Melbourne Cup with his powerful win at Flemington on Saturday.
  • Mon, Oct 07, 2019
    It's certain Darley will have a space booked on its 2020 roster for current 3YO star Bivouac, and not just because he is the latest Godolphin colt to post a Group One win.
2019 September
  • Mon, Sep 23, 2019
    A spring rarely goes by without an unexpected star emerging from left field. This year the obvious candidate is the cleverly name Begood Toya Mother, the unheralded gelding from Warrnambool representing a massive syndicate of some 55 owners.
  • Fri, Sep 20, 2019
    A colt by Zoustar set the time standard at the Seymour breeze-up session in preparation for next month's Magic Millions Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale.
  • Mon, Sep 16, 2019
    Exceed And Excel colt Bivouac made a stunning rebound at Rosehill on Saturday when he mastered a hot field for his fourth career stakes win in the G2 Run To The Rose.
  • Mon, Sep 16, 2019
    Adelaide-trained three-year-old Dalasan stepped up as a genuine spring star at Flemington on Saturday, adding to the great success her trainer Leon Macdonald and owner Harry Perks have enjoyed over three decades.
  • Mon, Sep 16, 2019
    Impressive So You Think three-year-old Just Thinkin' is going to follow a tried and tested classic path this spring following his strong win in the Listed Dulcify Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday.
  • Sat, Sep 14, 2019
    A colt by boom Queensland sire Better Than Ready set the time standard in the first round of Ready 2 Race Sale breezes at Cranbourne on Friday.
  • Mon, Sep 09, 2019
    The Joy Luck Trust is the owner and breeder of multiple Group winner Dreamforce, and it was certainly a lucky day when he failed to make his reserve price as a yearling.
  • Mon, Sep 09, 2019
    Australia's newest weight-for-age star Samadoubt topped a stellar day for Arrowfield Stud sires with his second successive Group win at Randwick on Saturday.
  • Mon, Sep 02, 2019
    Exciting colt Exceedance took a big step towards consolidating his future stud career with a classy first-up win in the G3 San Domenico Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday.
  • Mon, Sep 02, 2019
    There is a three-way tie at the top of the New Zealand Bloodstock Caulfield WFA Championship table after the super win by Scales Of Justice in Saturday's $1 million NZB Memsie Stakes at Caulfield.
2019 August
  • Mon, Aug 26, 2019
    I Am Invincible filly Libertini laid down a marker as a potential Group One winner with her dominant victory in the G2 Silver Shadow Stakes at Randwick on Saturday, setting the platform for another big season by her record-breaking sire.
  • Mon, Aug 26, 2019
    Value is where you find it, the adage that led Victorian trainer Richard Laming to purchase a yearling colt by Rubick for just $3000 at the Scone sale in 2018.
  • Tue, Aug 20, 2019
    Godolphin reached new heights with their juveniles in Australia last season and that crop seems certain to carry on in 2019/20 after two of their young stars landed a black type double at Caulfield last Saturday.
  • Tue, Aug 20, 2019
    Classy prospect Dalasan capped a big week for South Australian breeders Toorak Thoroughbreds when he won the G3 Spring Stakes at Morphettville.
  • Fri, Aug 09, 2019
    Shuttle sire Cable Bay is due to arrive at Victoria's Woodside Park Stud on August 31 in time to serve a full book of spring mares following the resolution of a dispute between his Southern Hemisphere and UK shareholders.
  • Thu, Aug 08, 2019
    The Australian bloodstock industry is riding a wave of success with the Australian Stud Book revealing breeding activity is at a five-year high.
  • Mon, Aug 05, 2019
    Western Australia's Scenic Lodge is claiming a unique record in Australian breeding to mark another outstanding season by the late classic winning sire Blackfriars.
2019 July
  • Mon, Jul 29, 2019
    New Zealand's Waikato Stud put its stamp on the final black type races of the season in Australia and New Zealand on Saturday and also celebrated a Derby win in Asia.
  • Mon, Jul 29, 2019
    A court order has been placed on shuttle sire Cable Bay preventing him from travelling to Australia for his spring season at Woodside Park in Victoria.


2019 October
  • Sun, Oct 20, 2019
    Eight Ball, a 2YO gelding by Stryker and already a barrier trial winner by four lengths, recorded the fastest final breeze up session at Warwick Farm on Friday ahead of Tuesday's Ready2Race Sale.
  • Mon, Oct 07, 2019
    It has certainly been an exciting week for Aquis Farm, from securing one of Australia's most sought after stud prospects to buying yearlings in Europe and winning a coveted Group race at Randwick.
2019 September
  • Fri, Sep 27, 2019
    A colt by Foxwedge and a Star Witness filly were the stars of the latest breeze up session for next month's Magic Millions 2YOs in Training Sale.
  • Thu, Sep 05, 2019
    Michael Shepherdson says it is a thrill to be one of two people in the running for the Dedication To Racing award at the Godolphin Stud and Stable Staff Awards.
  • Sun, Sep 01, 2019
    Racing Queensland has announced an expansion of the highly successful QTIS bonus scheme for the new breeding season.
2019 August
2019 July
  • Mon, Jul 29, 2019
    Rejuvenated Group One winner Scales Of Justice is proof that luck is worth a fortune when making an initial breeding investment.


2019 October
  • Wed, Oct 09, 2019
    A Dubawi sold for 3.6 million guineas, the world's highest price for a yearling this year, on the opening day of the 2019 Tattersalls October yearling Sale.
2019 September
  • Fri, Sep 27, 2019
    A colt by outstanding young sire No Nay Never made the top price at the two-day Tattersalls Ireland September Yearling Sale.
  • Mon, Sep 16, 2019
    Spendthrift Farm's boom stallion Into Mischief, currently top of the US general sire premiership, has a full book for the 2020 season despite a fee increase to $US175,000.
  • Fri, Sep 13, 2019
    A filly by Triple Crown winner American Pharoah sold for a record $8.2 million to Mandy Pope's Whisper Hill Farm on a powerhouse third day of trade at the Keeneland September Yearling Sale.
2019 August
  • Sun, Aug 18, 2019
    A British Horseracing Authority report has called for tighter regulations and scrutiny of the bloodstock industry that it says is tarnished by unscrupulous individuals engaging in improper practices that are potentially criminal.
  • Tue, Aug 13, 2019
    US racing and breeding could receive enormous economic benefits if a policy of drug-free racing were adopted according to Australian industry leader John Messara.


2019 September


2019 August
  • Fri, Aug 23, 2019
    The Hong Kong Jockey Club purchased four colts at the recent 2019 Arqana August Yearling Sale in Deauville, France, for a total cost of €745,000 (approximately HK$6.5 million).