A “wonderfully successful’’ Inglis Chairman’s Sale – a new concept on the Australasian sales scene – has seen unbeaten 2YO Gunnison become the highest-priced gelding ever sold at auction in Australia at $1.4 million.
Inglis is thrilled to announce it has purchased one of the 12 slots in the $10m The Everest.
For the final time ever, Newmarket is open for business for an Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale.
The starting times for the three days of next week’s Australian Easter Yearling Sale (April 4-6) have been altered, with action now to start at midday each day.
Inglis Sires contender Gunnison – the equal second-highest rated 2YO male in Australia – is the latest entry for Thursday’s inaugural The Chairman’s Sale Session I (Elite Racing Prospects) at Newmarket.
Mighty mare Jameka will take on the world later this year, but her trainer Ciaron Maher remains unsure exactly where and when that summit will be targeted.
The final Heat of the Inglis 55 Second Challenge series for 2016/17 was run at Moonee Valley on Friday evening, with Sirbible’s time of 55.84 seconds for the 955m sprint remaining on top.
A 26.25% share in Australian Oaks bound filly Moqueen will be offered among the Elite Racing Prospects of The Chairman’s Sale next Thursday 30 March.
She will Reign’s Golden Slipper victory on Saturday headlines a long and strong list of pedigree updates for the upcoming Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale.
Colac trainer Russell Bell is hopeful of not only winning the $50,000 Inglis cheque at The Valley on Friday night, but claiming the final Series heat with stable marvel Sirbible in the process.
Racing Australia welcomes ASIC’s announcement today of its new legislative instrument to replace three Class Orders on Horse racing syndicates and Horse breeding schemes that were due to expire in the near future.
GAI Waterhouse was succinct when asked to comment on Evacuation: ”He’s big, strong and very good.’’
The open three year-old fillies event at Caulfield on Saturday was won in dominant fashion by exciting Darci Brahma filly Leotie, in whom there is much interest from varied parties.
HEATHERLY is tipped to improve sharply on her classy but narrow first-up win at Moonee Valley on Saturday — and she’ll have to because life is about to become pretty tough.
OMEI Sword stormed into Golden Rose contention with an arrogant win at Royal Randwick on Saturday but whether she lines up in the Group 1 feature remains to be seen.
Yarraman Park's star sire I Am Invincible kick started the new season with a stakes double at Caulfield as I Am a Star returned from a break to take the Group 3 MRC Quezette Stakes and Voodoo Lad scored a career best win in the Listed MRC Regal Roller Stakes.
The Snowdens continued their healthy affliation with the Group 3 Vain Stakes on Saturday, winning this year’s edition with unbeaten colt Russian Revolution, who led throughout.
As a brother to Group 1 Lightning Stakes heroine Snitzerland, much was expected of Sooboog, but the son of Snitzel has often been the bane of punters as well as owner Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Maktoum who shelled out $1.5 million to secure the chestnut as a yearling.
History was made at Randwick on Saturday when the new training partnership between Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott tasted their first success with exciting Snitzel colt Thronum carrying the Sun Stud colours to victory in the Listed ATC Rosebud.
The Hayes dynasty has its newest Flemington winner. Earlier this week Ben Hayes joined his father, Hall of Fame trainer David, and cousin Tom Dabernig in partnership and he hasn’t had to wait long for his first Melbourne winner.
Inglis Sales Catalogues
2017 Chairman's Sale – Racing Prospects
30 March 2017
2017 Australian Easter Yearling Sale
4, 5, 6 April 2017
2017 Chairman's Sale – Breeding Prospects
7 April 2017
2017 Australian Broodmare and Weanling Sale
10, 11 & 12 April 2017
2017 Melbourne Vobis Gold Yearling Sale
23 April 2017