Entries for New Zealand Bloodstock’s 2020 South Island Sale and 2020 Karaka May Sale are now open. The South Island Sale will take place at the Canterbury Agricultural Park on 17 April this year while the Karaka May Sale will see the first horses go through the ring at Karaka on Thursday 14 May through until the conclusion on Friday 15 May.
A son of Haunui Farm stallion Iffraaj topped the Book 2 session of the Magic Million Gold Coast Yearling Sale on Monday.
Halfway through the 10-race New Zealand Bloodstock Filly of the Year Series, Trelawney Stud’s Brent and Cherry Taylor are in an enviable position.
Emotions ran high in the birdcage at Ellerslie on Boxing Day after the smart filly Taroni produced a dominant winning performance.
Her victory in the Stella Artois 2YO provided a much needed lift for Cambridge Stud principals Brendan and Jo Lindsay.
Alphabetically, the first of the New Zealand-based newcomers is Belardo (Lope de Vega), who shuttles to Haunui Farm for a service fee of $12,000.
The Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) welcomed the Government’s introduction of the Racing Industry Bill - a major package of reforms to replace the Racing Act 2003.