News from 2015

10th October 2015 Stay With Me emerges from Miss Finland's Shadow
Stay With Me completed a rare double when she emulated the effort of her dam champion Miss Finland by taking out the Thousand Guineas. After the impressive win her co-trainer David Hayes declared her not only the best bred filly in the land but also the best filly.
21st August 2015 First Seal named NSW Horse of the Year
The New South Wales Racehorse Owners Association celebrated Racing’s Night of Champions on Thursday night with Group 1 winning First Seal being voted at the top of both her categories; NSW Three-Year-Old of the Year and Queen of the Autumn, before being crowned NSW Champion Horse of the Year.
10th August 2015 Second Step Wins his Group 1
AFTER going more than four years without a top-flight winner, Luca Cumani celebrated a second in a fortnight when Jamie Spencer conjured a strong late flourish from Second Step in the Grosser Preis von Berlin at Hoppegarten. Second Step, running in the colours of Craig Bennett's Merry Fox Stud, got
2nd May 2015 Second Step One Step Ahead
Second Step edged out hot favourite Telescope to claim Group Two glory in the Dunaden at Overbury Jockey Club Stakes at Newmarket.
26th April 2015 Stepitup back to his best
Big-hearted galloper Stepitup returned to the big time with a heart-stopping victory in the $350,000 Group 2 Queen Elizabeth II Cup (2000m) on Sunday. The five-year-old son of Hussonet has all along been from the top drawer, but his glory days during his Singapore Three-Year-Old Challenge clean
20th April 2015 Gypsy Diamond Breaks Through in JRA
Talented rider Sam Clipperton produced a brilliant ride aboard the Peter and Paul Snowden-trained Gypsy Diamond to win the Group III Japan Racing Association Plate (2000m) at Randwick on Saturday.  The mare has been a real challenge for the Snowden father and son training combination.
11th April 2015 Manapine wins Galilee Series Final
Manapine earned a shot at next month’s South Australian Derby (2500m) with a victory in Saturday’s Listed $150,000 Galilee Series Final (2500m) at Flemington.
29th January 2015 Hardline Takes Karaka Million Honours For Showcasing
Young Haunui Farm stallion Showcasing (GB) (Oasis Dream) stole the limelight at New Zealand Bloodstock’s Karaka Million Racenight tonight with Australian raider Hardline (NZ) (Showcasing) returning to his homeland to take out New Zealand’s richest race in impressive fashion. Bred by Hau

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