WINS by Laure Me In, Crackneck and Molasses last month added to the coffers of their reliable winner-getting sire Ad Valorem who stands at Jock Mackay’s Dungog property, Cangon.
Winter signals major racing in the north of the State with the Clarence River Jockey Club carnival beginning today.
WIDDEN Stud – an historic property pearl in the Widden Valley, regularly hits the headlines for deeds via its stallions, however last month two of its long-time employees stole the show at the Hunter Thoroughbred Breeders Association (HTBA) awards at Scone.
Connections may have had to wait until his five-year-old racing season to secure a win at the elite level, but Hellbent saluted in the 2018 Group 1 MVRC William Reid Stakes proving his competitiveness, durability and toughness.
A great example of a horse racing into its older age is stakes performer Destiny’s Kiss who added the Listed ATC McKell Cup to his distinguished racing record at Randwick recently.
FASTNET Rock underlined his Australian championship status as a sire when his six-month-old daughter fetched a new record for the highest priced filly sold through the Magic Millions National Weanling Sale.