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Hinchinbrook Mare Wins G2 Australia Stakes

Former star Western Australian mare Whispering Brook made it three consecutive wins this preparation when capturing Friday night's Group II MVRC Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley. Making full use of an inside barrier, Mark Zahra had the Darren Weir-trained mare travelling sweetly behind the pacesetting Fell Swoop before easing out on the home turn. [...]

2019-01-30T12:26:07+10:00January 26th, 2019|

Invincible Filly Wins Blue Diamond Preview

I Am Invincible made it a juvenile stakes double at Caulfield when his unbeaten filly Catch Me defeated a hot field to win the Group III MRC Blue Diamond Preview just minutes after his colt I Am Immortal won the colts and geldings division of the same race. A brilliant winner of the Group III [...]

2019-01-30T12:23:50+10:00January 26th, 2019|

Another Juvenile Invincible Stakes-Winner!

I Am Invincible is enjoying a sensational season with his two year-olds and produced a fifth individual juvenile stakes-winner on Australia Day when I Am Immortal was able to win the Listed MRC Blue Diamond Preview at Caulfield on debut. Trained by Anthony Freedman, I Am Immortal showed good ability in a recent trial win [...]

2019-01-30T12:21:18+10:00January 26th, 2019|

Trial Win for MM Sale Topper

A power packed set of barrier trials at Randwick on Thursday morning featured a host of stakes horses warming up for 2019 and seven juvenile heats which included the first public outing for the 2018 Magic Millions sale-topper Faretti. A $2million purchase from the Yarraman Park draft for Reg Inglis/Jon Kelly/Paul Frampton, the Gai Waterhouse [...]

2019-01-30T12:29:41+10:00January 24th, 2019|

Third Group One Winner for Hinchinbrook

Quality Hinchinbrook sprinter Beat the Clock has always promised to win a Group I in Hong Kong and did so at Sha tin on Sunday when taking out the Centenary Sprint Cup. Trained by John Size and ridden by Joao Moreira, Beat the Clock was third at his most recent outing I the Group I [...]

2019-01-21T11:20:30+10:00January 21st, 2019|

Flying Magic Millions Start for Yarraman

The opening session of Magic Millions 2019 proved a great one for Yarraman Park when we sold all 12 yearlings consigned for $5,040,000 to be the leading vendor by aggregate on day one. The stud’s flagship sire I Am Invincible powered our success accounting for four of our top five lots with a $1.3 million [...]

2019-01-10T10:26:06+10:00January 10th, 2019|

Invincible Winner Impressive

A brilliant Randwick victory on Saturday for promising I Am Invincible three year-old Ljungberg will not entice connections to chase the lure of the rich Magic Millions 3YO Guineas despite the withdrawal of the favourite for that race in Native Soldier due to injury. Prepared by Ron Quinton, Ljungberg broke his maiden last start at [...]

2019-01-05T23:50:05+10:00January 5th, 2019|

2019 Magic Millions Yearling Draft

Lot 72 I Am Invincible x Rose of Choice - Filly Lot 73 Rubick x Rose of Mullan - Filly Lot 134 I Am Invincible x Silver Magic Ships - Filly Lot 138 I Am Invincible x Skyerush - Filly Lot 147 Super One x Snow Flight (NZ) - Colt Lot 187 I Am Invincible [...]

2019-01-02T13:23:55+10:00January 2nd, 2019|

Million Dollar Mare for Hinchinbrook

Quality Hinchinbrook mare Whispering Brook was a two year-old sensation in Perth winning her first five starts in succession highlighted by the Group II WATC Karrakatta Plate and is still going strong at age five with a stylish victory in the Group III VRC Standish Handicap at Flemington on New Year’s Day. Trained in the [...]

2019-01-02T13:43:42+10:00January 1st, 2019|

Viddora Connections Find a New Invincible Filly

Winning trainer and jockey combination Lloyd Kennewell and Joe Bowditch have enjoyed the highs of Group I racing with their outstanding I Am Invincible mare Viddora and have a new star on the rise by the same sire in exciting prospect Jedastar, who won brilliantly on debut at Flemington on New Year’s Day. The two [...]

2019-01-02T13:41:44+10:00January 1st, 2019|

Time to Reign Impressive on Debut at Randwick

The Yarraman Park sold two year-old Time to Reign made an impressive winning debut at Randwick on Saturday. A $325,000 Magic Millions purchase for Darby Racing/De Burgh Equine/Portelli Racing, Time to Reign is a half-brother by Time for War to Golden Slipper winner She Will Reign and appears to have inherited a good amount of [...]

2018-10-22T14:04:35+10:00October 21st, 2018|

From Within Wins Listed MRC Alinghi Stakes at Caulfield

A one time favourite for the Magic Millions 2YO Classic, From Within has always been a filly of well above average ability and she translated that to stakes success when taking out the Listed MRC Alinghi Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. https://twitter.com/Racing/status/1053482020532183040 The four year-old daughter of Not a Single Doubt is now trained by [...]

2018-10-22T14:04:48+10:00October 21st, 2018|

More Group One Goals for I Am a Star

Winner of the Group I VRC Myer Classic as a three year-old, top class I Am Invincible mare I Am a Star has been in sizzling form this spring racking up her third straight stakes victory at Caulfield on Wednesday when taking out the Group III MRC Ladies Day Vase. The Shane Nichols trained mare [...]

2018-10-18T12:05:20+10:00October 17th, 2018|

Brave Song Another Stakes Winner Bred and Sold by Yarraman

The Triple Crown colours were carried to victory at Caulfield on Wednesday by talented Your Song gelding Brave Song, a $67,500 Inglis Classic purchase from the Yarraman Park draft. The Peter and Paul Snowden trained Brave Song has been knocking on the door of a stakes victory having been third, third and fourth at his [...]

2018-10-18T12:03:12+10:00October 17th, 2018|

Invincibella Wins Group II VRC Blazer Stakes

The stakes-winners keep coming for Yarraman Park’s flagship sire I Am Invincible, who posted a stakes double at Flemington on Saturday with high class mares Eckstein and Invincibella. The Group I VRC Myer Classic is the likely goal for both mares with Eckstein winning the Listed VRC Paris Lane Stakes over 1400 metres, while Invincibella [...]

2018-10-18T12:25:15+10:00October 6th, 2018|

Eckstein Wins Listed VRC Paris Lane Stakes

Second in the Group I VRC Myer Classic last year to Shoals, quality I Am Invincible mare Eckstein indicated she was back on track for a second tilt at the race when scoring a stylish victory at Flemington on Saturday in the Listed VRC Paris Lane Stakes. Cherry ripe at her third run back from [...]

2018-10-18T12:14:16+10:00October 6th, 2018|

Unite and Conquer Hinchinbrook 2YO Stakes-Winner

Never mind about double crosses of Danehill, the Listed VRC Maribyrnong Trial Stakes at Flemington on Saturday was won in dominant fashion by talented two year-old Hinchinbrook colt Unite and Conquer, who may well be the first stakes-winner anywhere in the world to have a triple cross of the champion sire within the first five [...]

2018-10-18T12:09:34+10:00October 6th, 2018|

Holy Blade – New Stakes Winner for I Am Invincible

Champion trainer Darren Weir bid farewell to his star I Am Invincible sprinter Hellbent at the end of last season when he retired to stud, but may have found a replacement with up and coming speedster Holy Blade taking out the Listed SAJC Wylie Handicap at Morphettville on Saturday. Another talented son of I Am [...]

2018-09-24T13:15:10+10:00September 24th, 2018|

Invincible 2YO Trial Winners Impress

With 25 Australian juvenile winners last season, Yarraman Park’s star sire I Am Invincible was the leading sire of two year-old winners and results from the official two year-old trials in Sydney on Monday would suggest he’s on track for another bumper year. I Am Invincible had three heat winners including the most expensive winner [...]

2018-09-18T17:10:05+10:00September 18th, 2018|

Return to Form for I am a Star

Winner of the Group I VRC Myer Classic as a three year-old, top class I Am Invincible mare I am a Star showed she was back to her best with a tenacious nose win in the Group II VRC Let’s Elope Stakes over 1400m at Flemington on Saturday. The Shane Nichols trained mare was at [...]

2018-09-15T22:53:59+10:00September 15th, 2018|