Star of Bombay announced herself as a serious filly after blitzing her rivals by 4 lengths at Te Rapa on Sunday. The daughter of Atlante showed early speed and jockey Craig Grylls settled her nicely just outside the leader before she exerted her dominance over the concluding stages. Her win was visually impressive with big margins back to the rest of the field but the style of her victory was backed up with the clock, a sizzling 1200m in 1.09.88.
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Honest mare Yearn registered her first win at stakes level on Saturday winning the Gr.2 Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes at Pukekohe Park. The daughter of Savabeel is trained by Karen Fursdon and has been a wonderfully consistent mare chalking up 7 wins and a number of stakes placings. A patient ride by leading jockey Sam Spratt ensured she timed her run to perfection to run down Gr.1 1000 Guineas winner Media Sensation and breakthrough for a well-deserved victory at sta
Complacent has alerted buyers on both sides of the Tasman with two strong sale results at the Ready to Run sales. The Gr.1 Spring Champion Stakes winner Complacent has his first crop of 2 year-olds ready to hit the track this season, and these two were a great preview of the types of horses he has coming through the ranks.
The Complacent – Attention Seeker colt caught the eye at the NZB Ready to Run sale after he breezed up stylishly in a sharp 10.86 for vendors Riverrock F