Juddmonte Farms on a Roll

Juddmonte Farms on a Roll






Juddmonte-sired horses snatched three Group wins at Deauville today (15th August). Starting with a first Group win for DANSILI’s First Sitting in the Gr.3 Gontaut-Biron and swiftly followed by a FRANKEL Group race double from Eminent (Prix Guillaume d’Ornano, Gr.2) and Lady Frankel (Prix de Lieurey, Gr.3). First Sitting is a full brother to Group […]






Larneuk Stud Wins at Northern Region Thoroughbreds Awards

Larneuk Stud Wins at Northern Region Thoroughbreds Awards






Larneuk Stud Wins at Northern Region Thoroughbreds Awards By Kristen Manning Larneuk Stud‘s Neville Murdoch has always been proud of his underrated consistent stallion O’Lonhro – all the more so when the quite achiever was recognised at last week’s Northern Region Thoroughbreds Awards. Earning the title of “Best Victorian Stallion Under $10,000,” O’Lonhro was recognised […]






Australian Racing: The Return of Hartnell

Australian Racing: The Return of Hartnell






Australian Racing: The Return of Hartnell from Mike Hedge at Godolphin Godolphin’s highest-ranked Australian runner Hartnell makes a seasonal debut at Caulfield on Saturday that should give a strong guide to the major Spring targets ahead of a horse rated among the world’s top ten. Hartnell (James Cummings/Craig Williams) resumes an “all-Melbourne” campaign against high-class […]






Black Caviar’s Daughter Oscietra

Black Caviar’s Daughter Oscietra






Black Caviar’s Daughter Oscietra By Kristen Manning With Black Caviar’s daughter Oscietra the talk of Geelong after her dominant victory on the synthetic there last Friday, it is timely to have a look at the records of the first foals of other great race mares. How have some of best females of the turf kicked […]






Australian Racing: Esperance Impresses

Australian Racing: Esperance Impresses






Australian Racing: Esperance Impresses By Kristen Manning Breeding and racing giant Darley looks to have another smart one on their hands with Esperance impressive winning his second race from as many starts when lining up as a short priced favourite at Sandown on Wednesday. Creating a big impression when saluting by eight lengths at his […]






Race Horse Syndication

Race Horse Syndication






Race Horse Syndication We love horse racing, in our business at Knightsbridge we have a focus on breeding and bloodlines, if you are in the market for a horse or are looking to sell it would behoove you (pun intended) to contact us. Beyond investing Knightsbridge is a premier lifestyle, business and thoroughbred club and […]






Keeneland Graduates Dominate US Racing

Keeneland Graduates Dominate US Racing






Keeneland sales graduate Beach Patrol claimed racing’s biggest prize of the weekend, gamely turning back challengers to win the $1 million Arlington Million (G1). Keeneland sales alumni Copper Bullet and Run Away turned in dominating performances to win the Saratoga Special (G2) by four lengths and Best Pal (G2) at Del Mar by 3½ lengths, respectively. ***************************************************** Keeneland will feature a […]






Australian Sires: Snitzel is King

Australian Sires: Snitzel is King






Australian Sires: Snitzel is King Less than a fortnight after landing his first stallion Premiership, Snitzel has put up his first city treble of the new season, including Menari, a dashing winner of the $150,000 The Rosebud 1100m LR at Rosehill. He is the second son of Snitzel to win The Rosebud, following Thronum’s success […]






More Than Ready Shines at Saratoga






More Than Ready Shines at Saratoga Copper Bullet has been working well since shipping to New York from Kentucky, and the results showed in Sunday’s $200,000 Saratoga Special (G2) when the 2-year-old More Than Ready colt took the lead at the quarter pole en route to a four-length victory. For More Than Ready, Copper Bullet […]






French Racing: Great Show from Godolphin

French Racing: Great Show from Godolphin






Hawkbill was collared inside the final furlong as he attempted to make all in the Grosser Preis von Berlin, with Racing History taking third in the 12-furlong G1 contest at Hoppegarten, Germany, on Sunday, August 13. Four-year-old Hawkbill (Charlie Appleby/James Doyle), seeking a second G1 success after capturing the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown Park last […]






Australian Sires: Victorian Breeder Backs Stallions

Australian Sires: Victorian Breeder Backs Stallions






Australian Sires: Victorian Breeder Backs Stallions With a record number of new sires around Australia the competition is fierce, but both Larneuk Stud and Knightsbridge have stepped up to support their own stallions. Larneuk stands O’lonhro, Wolf Cry, Cluster and Ilovethiscity in Euroa, Victoria, they also stand Honorius for Knightsbridge. Issaree Suwunnavid one of the […]






Strong Thoroughbred Market in New York

Strong Thoroughbred Market in New York






Strong Thoroughbred Market in New York The market strength evidenced earlier this week during The Saratoga Sale continued Saturday evening during the first session of The New York Bred Sale, which saw increases in average and median over last year’s sale. Tonight’s session saw 93 yearlings change hands for a total of $8,155,000 good for […]






Abbey Marie Prepares for Gr.2 PB Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield

Abbey Marie Prepares for Gr.2 PB Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield






Abbey Marie Prepares for Gr.2 PB Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield By Kristen Manning Classy mare Abbey Marie is looking well as she gears up for her return to the racetrack, the Mick Kent trained mare set to resume in the Gr.2 PB Lawrence Stakes (the old Liston) at Caulfield on Saturday week. Relaxed as she […]






Keeneland September Sale Will Set Records

Keeneland September Sale Will Set Records






Keeneland September Sale Will Set Records The thoroughbred breeding industry around the world is booming and Keeneland will set brand new records this year. If you are intereseted in investing in the Thoroughbred industry now is the time, Contact us or complete the form at the bottom of this article. Keeneland announced the expansion of […]






Saratoga Sale Shows Strength of Thoroughbred Industry

Saratoga Sale Shows Strength of Thoroughbred Industry






Saratoga Sale Shows Strength of Thoroughbred Industry The Saratoga Sale concluded its two-night run on Tuesday with gains across the board and an historical high in median, bolstered by a deep buying bench with purchasers from North America, Europe, Australia, Japan, and Dubai. “We had had high expectations coming into the sale and we exceeded […]






Australian Sires: Wolf Cry

Australian Sires: Wolf Cry






Australian Sires: Wolf Cry Larneuk Stud is proud to announce that the exciting prospect Wolf Cry will join its already impressive stallion line-up for 2017. A particularly good looking son of the great Street Cry – whose name has been in the headlines with the amazing deeds of his superstar daughter Winx – Wolf Cry […]






Godolphin’s Globetrotter Scottish Heads to Australia

Godolphin’s Globetrotter Scottish Heads to Australia






Godolphin’s Globetrotter Scottish Heads to Australia by J A McGrath at Godolphin Memories of previous international stars to have carried Godolphin colours are revived this week as Scottish sets out on the first leg of an ambitious campaign that takes in G1 races on two continents. Horses such as Fantastic Light and Grandera, both trained […]






Australian Racing: True Excelsior is Something Special

Australian Racing: True Excelsior is Something Special






Australian Racing: True Excelsior is Something Special By Kristen Manning “She’s got the looks at the attitude,” said in-form jockey Ben Thompson after kicking home True Excelsior to a smart maiden victory at Geelong on Wednesday. Having just her third start and her first since late March, the Leon & Troy Corstens trained filly enjoyed […]






Wesley Ward Takes Lady Aurelia Back to England






Wesley Ward Takes Lady Aurelia Back to England European champion Lady Aurelia, based at Keeneland with trainer Wesley Ward, on Tuesday covered 5 furlongs on a firm turf course in 1:02 in her final work here before her next scheduled start in England in the Aug. 25 Coolmore Nunthorpe (G1) at York. The 3-year-old Scat […]






Australian Sires: Mezyaan

Australian Sires: Mezyaan






Australian Sires: Mezyaan By Kristen Manning It has not taken long for Springview Farm’s Peter Smith to become smitten with new arrival Mezyaan, the handsome young stallion impressing him in every way. “He is just a beautiful horse,” the Euroa based stud master and trainer enthused. “He has the loveliest, most genuine temperament – he […]






Gr.3 Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington on Saturday

Gr.3 Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington on Saturday






Gr.3 Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington on Saturday By Kristen Manning Melbourne racegoers may still be warding off winter chills as they head to the track but there is a definite taste of spring in the air with the running of the Gr.3 Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington on Saturday. A race run in honour […]






Australian Sires: O’lonhro is a Value Sire

Australian Sires: O’lonhro is a Value Sire






Australian Sires: O’lonhro is a Value Sire It is a big year for Australian Sires, competition is tough and the hunt for value is on. With his family Members like Lonhro and I am Invisible commanding huge fees O’lonhro is a great value proposition. O’Lonhro‘s progeny excel when given time to mature and his overall […]






Exciting Frankel Colt to Hit the Track at Flemington

Exciting Frankel Colt to Hit the Track at Flemington






Exciting Frankel Colt to Hit the Track at Flemington by Craig Jones Those racegoers heading to Flemington on Saturday are in for a treat when the unraced Frankel colt, which has a beautiful name, Frankel My Dear will see a race track from the first time. He makes his debut in the VRC Members Pavilion […]






Top Class Yearlings Available at Goffs UK Premier Sale 2017

Top Class Yearlings Available at Goffs UK Premier Sale 2017






Top Class Yearlings Available at Goffs UK Premier Sale 2017 by Craig Jones 470 yearlings have been entered in the Goofs UK Premier Yearling Sale next month and after a very productive 2017, the market is expected to be strong. Two Group One heroes, Barney Roy and Harry Angel both came from the sale, further […]






Australian Racing: The Grand National Hurdle

Australian Racing: The Grand National Hurdle






Australian Racing: The Grand National Hurdle By Kristen Manning Victoria’s version of The Grand National Hurdle, a race which boasts a 136 history, has seen many changes in recent times – switching from its traditional venue at Flemington to Sandown. In 2015 run at Warrnambool whilst work took place at Sandown, it is probably the […]






Australian Sires: Snitzel is King

Australian Sires: Snitzel is King






Such was Snitzel’s history-making 2016/17 Championship season in Australia, that it’s easier to list what he didn’t do. He’s not the Champion Broodmare Sire, but otherwise, Snitzel dominated every category he contested. Arrowfield’s new superstar headed the key columns of the General Premiership table, with $16.1 million prizemoney (breaking Street Cry’s 2015/16 record by almost […]






Frankel My Dear Might Provide Frankel his 1st Win in Australia

Frankel My Dear Might Provide Frankel his 1st Win in Australia






Frankel My Dear Might Provide Frankel his 1st Win in Australia By Kristen Manning Every now and then there is a first starter who really grabs the attention, whether it be due a memorable name or a flashy pedigree. In the case of Frankel My Dear – the Robbie Laing trained two-year-old who has accepted […]






Lonhro an Established Sire of Sires

Lonhro an Established Sire of Sires






Lonhro an Established Sire of Sires Lonhro The Champion three-year-old, the Champion miler, the Horse of the Year. Now a Champion sire. His son Pierro, unbeaten juvenile Triple Crown winner, was rated the best juvenile colt in Australia since 1977. Sire of 66 Stakes winners, including G1 Golden Rose hero Exosphere in 2015 and South […]






Nathaniel Enjoying His Early Stud Career

Nathaniel Enjoying His Early Stud Career






Nathaniel Enjoying His Early Stud Career After enjoying a successful racing career which saw him land the King George and the Eclipse, two highly contested Group One races, Nathaniel moved to the breeding barn. He has continued his success in the barn and with his first three year olds hitting the racecourse this season, he […]






Big Orange Can Land Goodwood’s Group One Feature

Big Orange Can Land Goodwood’s Group One Feature






Big Orange Can Land Goodwood’s Group One Feature Today is the opening day of the Glorious Goodwood festival and all eyes will be on superstar stayer Big Orange. The Michael Bell trained five year old heads to Goodwood looking to pick up his third Goodwood Cup and arrives on the back of a thrilling Ascot […]






Australian Racing: Godolphin Wins Over $20m

Australian Racing: Godolphin Wins Over $20m






 Australian Racing: Godolphin Wins Over $20m Australian racing is booming and the prizemoney just keeps getting better, if you are keen to get involved in the owning or breeding scene in Australia contact Knightsbridge. Here is what Mike Hedge had to say about Godolphin’s success in Australia Godolphin’s Australian operation has ended the latest racing […]






Australian Sires: Honorius

Australian Sires: Honorius






Australian Sires: Honorius By Kristen Manning As befitting a horse named after a Roman Emperor, Honorius is a horse of great style and presence and he is sure to impress breeders as he begins his stud career at Larneuk Stud, Euroa. The Honorius story is one of many threads, beginning way back to the The […]






Big Win for WinStar Farm, SF Racing and China Horse Club






Big Win for WinStar Farm, SF Racing and China Horse Club Good Samaritan (Harlan’s Holiday – Pull Dancer by Pulpit) rolled down the Saratoga stretch, passing both Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Always Dreaming and Preakness S. (G1) champ Cloud Computing to take Saturday’s $600,000 Jim Dandy S. (G2) at Saratoga. Owned by the partnership of […]






Winning Weekend for Coolmore America

Winning Weekend for Coolmore America






Winning Weekend for Coolmore America Lookin at Lucky Grade I placed three times last year, Money Multiplier (5h Lookin at Lucky x Intensify by Unbridled’s Song) was long overdue to post a big win and finally did so when taking out the $199,000 Grade II Monmouth Stakes on Sunday. Prepared by Chad Brown, Money Multiplier […]






Australian Sires: More Success for Teofilo

Australian Sires: More Success for Teofilo






Australian Sires: More Success for Teofilo Teofilo sired a new Group winner on Sunday 30 July when his two-year-old daughter Tantheem impressed in the G3 Prix de Cabourg. Run over six furlongs at Deauville, she was sharply away form the stalls and never seeing another rival, ran right to the line for a three-and-a-half length […]






No Tan Tat Delivers Another Winning Weekend for Larneuk Stud

No Tan Tat Delivers Another Winning Weekend for Larneuk Stud






No Tan Tat Delivers Another Winning Weekend for Larneuk Stud Larneuk Stud 3yo filly has provided Neville Murdoch’s Larneuk Stud with another winning weekend. A daughter of Larnek’s successful sire O’lonhro No Tan Tat has an impressive record of 9 starts for 2 wins 2 seconds and a third. Sire: O’Lonhro Dam: Tan Tat Elle […]






Australian Sire O’Lonhro a Rising Star

Australian Sire O’Lonhro a Rising Star






Australian Sire O’Lonhro a Rising Star Larneuk Stud based O’Lonhro is a rising star in Australian racing. The son Australian Champion and successful International Sire Lonhro, O’Lonhro is making his mark with 20 winners in the last 120 days all over Australia. This record breaking Group 2 winner has inherited his sires outstanding looks and […]






So You Think Continues Success for Coolmore Australia

So You Think Continues Success for Coolmore Australia






So You Think Continues Success for Coolmore Australia Dashing grey colt D’Argento (2c So You Think x Fullazz, by Redoute’s Choice) kept his unbeaten record intact and stamped himself as a spring stakes prospect with a stylish victory at Rosehill on Saturday for the powerful Chris Waller stable. A debut winner at Newcastle on July […]






Bloodstockauction.com Raising Money for Ronald McDonald House

Bloodstockauction.com Raising Money for Ronald McDonald House






Bloodstockauction.com Raising Money for Ronald McDonald House Australian Horse Racing and Breeding is a tough business, but the participants of are also great supporters of charity. This week BloodstockAuction.com is Auctioning Stallion Covers as breeding season approaches in Australia. The Ronald McDonald House are building a new establishment so that they can house more families, […]






Larneuk Stud Show Strong Support for New Sires

Larneuk Stud Show Strong Support for New Sires






Larneuk Stud Show Strong Support for New Sires It has been a busy time at Larneuk with a procession of new Mares arriving to support the 2 new Sires, Wolf Cry and Honorius. Larneuk Stud has all the facilities required to cater for broodmares and the healthy development of the growing Thoroughbred. Larneuk Stud has […]






Galileo Dominates 2yo Races at Leopardstown

Galileo Dominates 2yo Races at Leopardstown






Two-year-olds The Pentagon (2c Galileo-Vadawina, by Unfuwain) and Happily (2f Galileo-You’resothrilling, by Storm Cat) looked two more hugely-exciting prospects for Galileo at Leopardstown on Thursday evening. The Pentagon, a runaway maiden winner earlier in the month, confirmed that promise when taking the G3 Tyros Stakes under Ryan Moore. He is now 8/1 favourite for the […]






Larneuk Stud has Some Exciting Sires for 2017

Larneuk Stud has Some Exciting Sires for 2017






Larneuk Stud has Some Exciting Sires for 2017 Breeding Season is coming in Australia and Larneuk Stud has some very exciting propositions for broodmare owners. Larneuk Stud was established in 1980. The 200 acre property has a 120 mega litre dam for irrigation and a permanent creek. Larneuk Stud has all the facilities required to […]






2 New Stallions to Larneuk Stud

2 New Stallions to Larneuk Stud






2 New Stallions to Larneuk Stud Picturesque Larneuk Stud in the heart of Victoria’s most fertile thoroughbred country is home to exciting stallions – Cluster, Ilovethiscity & O’Lonhro and in 2017 they are proud to introduce two additions to their stallion roster this season. Wolf Cry who is a Magic Millions winner and G2, Listed […]






Inglis Turangga Farm Sale Shows Strong Demand for Broodmares

Inglis Turangga Farm Sale Shows Strong Demand for Broodmares






Inglis Turangga Farm Sale Shows Strong Demand for Broodmares Inglis delivered yet another great sale with the Turangga Farm event. Broodmares proved to be hot property as the breeding season in Australia approaches. Stuart Ramsey “couldn’t be happier’’ with today’s Turangga Farm Unreserved Dispersal of In-Foal Mares Sale at White Park. Brilliant Bisc (Elvstroem x […]






Winx Must Now be World’s Best Race Horse

Winx Must Now be World’s Best Race Horse






With only 2 points separating Arrogate and Winx on the LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings, Winx must have taken the lead after Arrogate’s dramatic misfire at Del Mar. Arrogate was off his game yesterday in Del Mar finishing a distant fourth to a very impressive Accelerate. The Champion never looked comfortable in the race, he […]






Arrogate Finishes a Distant 4th at Del Mar






Arrogate Finishes a Distant 4th at Del Mar Accelerate shocks in the San Diego Handicap at Del Mar. Arrogate was off his game yesterday in Del Mar finishing a distant fourth to a very impressive Accelerate. The Champion never looked comfortable in the race, he did not display his usual turn of foot but fortunately […]






Redoute’s Choice an International Superstar for Arrowfield

Redoute’s Choice an International Superstar for Arrowfield






Redoute’s Choice an International Superstar for Arrowfield Viktor Timoshenko’s home-bred filly Ibiza went into Sunday’s €80,000 Chantilly Prix Chloe 1800m G3 as a stakes-placed winner. She came out of the race as the second Group winner from the first of Redoute’s Choice‘s two European crops, and the 149th stakeswinner on his specacular lifetime record. Ibiza […]






Congrats Producing Quality Fillies

Congrats Producing Quality Fillies






WinStar Farm’s Overture broke on top and never looked back in Saturday’s $200,000 Indiana Oaks (G3) at Indiana Grand, the first stakes win for the 3-year-old Congrats filly. Congrats has been among the leading sires of winners over the past several years and is once again in the top 10 in 2017 with 94 individuals […]






Animal Kingdom Makes his Mark in Australia

Animal Kingdom Makes his Mark in Australia






Animal Kingdom Makes his Mark in Australia Animal Kingdom’s two-year-old son Animalia dominated a one-mile maiden against older horses at Gosford on July 20, becoming his sire’s sixth winner in the Southern Hemisphere.  A Godolphin homebred, Animalia pulled away in the stretch to win impressively by seven lengths. Animalia is out of the Stakes winning […]






Dubawi Mare Booked to Honorius

Dubawi Mare Booked to Honorius






Dubawi Mare Booked to Honorius Isabel Street has been booked to Knightsbridge Bloodstock‘s Stallion Honorius. “ISABEL STREET” IS A WINNING MARE BY ONE OF THE TOP STALLIONS IN THE WORLD “DUBAWI” HIS 2017 SERVICE FEE HAS BEEN SET AT $250,000.00 POUNDS, WHICH CONVERTS TO APPROXIMATELY $415,000.00 AUSSIE DOLLARS The fastest ever to sire 50 Group […]






Son of Holy Roman Emperor to Stand in Australia






Son of Holy Roman Emperor to Stand in Australia Champion 2yo in France, winner of the G1 Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere in record time as well as the G1 Phoenix Stakes & G2 Railway Stakes. He is Timeform’s highest rated 2yo ever by Danehill. Out of a Secretariat mare, like Storm Cat, A.P. Indy, Gone West […]






Holy Roman Emperor King of Hong Kong

Holy Roman Emperor King of Hong Kong






The Hong Kong racing season finished at Sha Tin on Sunday with Holy Roman Emperor achieving outstanding success to be crowned champion sire by earnings. The Hong Kong racing scene is all about colts, who frequently become geldings, and to succeed in this challenging environment a horse needs a good constitution and the right mental […]






Siege of Quebec Headed to Golden Rose Says Waterhouse

Siege of Quebec Headed to Golden Rose Says Waterhouse






Siege of Quebec Headed to Golden Rose Says Waterhouse Blue-blooded colt Siege of Quebec (2c Fastnet Rock x Rose of Cimmaron, by Bite the Bullet) obviously has the ability to match his stunning good looks judging by a tenacious win at Rosehill on Saturday defeating another highly rated colt in Calculated (2c So You Think […]






Galileo and Coolmore Continue Success

Galileo and Coolmore Continue Success






Galileo and Coolmore Continue Success Churchill’s sister Clemmie (2f Galileo-Meow, by Storm Cat) continued the family’s fabulous record when winning the G2 Duchess of Cambridge Stakes at Newmarket on Friday. Ryan Moore, who was aboard the Aidan O’Brien-trained daughter of Galileo, feels she is as good as any juvenile filly seen out so far this […]






Australian Horse Racing News: Larneuk 2017 Service Fees

Australian Horse Racing News: Larneuk 2017 Service Fees






Australian Horse Racing News: Larneuk 2017 Service Fees Neville Murdoch is pleased to announce the 2017 service fees for Larneuk Stud’s exciting spring line-up. Welcoming to the Euroa stud the exciting first season stallions Wolf Cry and Honorius, Murdoch is also happy to again be standing the consistent O’Lonhro, the quiet achiever Ilovethiscity and the […]






Daughter of Breeders Cup Winner Booked to Honorius

Daughter of Breeders Cup Winner Booked to Honorius






Making Moments is a daughter of 2yo Breeders Cup winner WAR PASS from the mare Moments I Treasure . Unbeaten at 2, War Pass captured the Bessemer Trust Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (gr. I) and the Champagne Stakes (gr. I). He was named champion 2-year-old male in 2007. At 3, he ran second in the Wood […]






Godolphin a Big Winner at Newmarket

Godolphin a Big Winner at Newmarket






Hawkbill made all of the running to deny Frontiersman as Godolphin and trainer Charlie Appleby had the first two in the G2 Princess Of Wales’s Stakes over a mile and a half at Newmarket, UK, on Thursday, July 13. Last season’s G1 Eclipse Stakes winner broke well and went straight to the front under James […]






Another Big Win for Lohnro

Another Big Win for Lohnro






Another Big Win for Lohnro Juvenile colt Cardsharp has been a consistent performer for his sire Lonhro throughout his first European campaign and on 13 July he added a well-deserved first Group win to his record when landing the 1200m July Stakes at Newmarket. Travelling well throughout under James Doyle, Mark Johnston’s charge was asked […]






Newmarket July Festival: G2 Princess of Wales’s Stakes

Newmarket July Festival: G2 Princess of Wales’s Stakes






Newmarket July Festival: G2 Princess of Wales’s Stakes Frontiersman and Hawkbill race against each other for a second time in the 12-furlong G2 Princess of Wales’s Stakes, highlight of day one of Newmarket’s July Festival on Thursday, July 13. The Charlie Appleby-trained duo both ran well over the same trip in the G1 Coronation Cup […]






Redoute’s Choice Filly Wins Prix Chloe 1800m G3

Redoute’s Choice Filly Wins Prix Chloe 1800m G3






Redoute’s Choice Filly Wins Prix Chloe 1800m G3 Viktor Timoshenko’s home-bred filly Ibiza went into Sunday’s €80,000 Chantilly Prix Chloe 1800m G3 as a stakes-placed winner. She came out of the race as the second Group winner from the first of Redoute’s Choice’s two European crops, and the 149th stakeswinner on his specacular lifetime record. […]






2018 Inglis Select Yearling Sale

2018 Inglis Select Yearling Sale






2018 Inglis Select Yearling Sale Following a record 2017 season, attention has switched to next year when more horses will be sold on more days of auction as the company expands and moves its Sydney base to Riverside Stables. Around 2000 yearlings were sold through an Inglis Select Yearling Sale this year, at an outstanding […]






Horse Racing in Hong Kong to Get Boost

Horse Racing in Hong Kong to Get Boost






Horse Racing in Hong Kong to Get Boost brought to you by Knightsbridge Bloodstock The Hong Kong Jockey Club will offer a record HK$1.16 billion in prize money across its 88 race meetings in the 2017/18 season, scheduled to commence on Sunday, 3 September at Sha Tin Racecourse, while also increasing purses for all three […]






Thunder Snow Wins Group 1 in Chantilly, France

Thunder Snow Wins Group 1 in Chantilly, France






Thunder Snow Wins Group 1 in Chantilly, France Thunder Snow made all to win the G1 Prix Jean Prat much more comfortably than the length and a quarter verdict suggests at Chantilly, France, on Sunday, July 9. The three-year-old son of Helmet went to the front from the start under regular rider Christophe Soumillon and […]






Daughters of 2 Kentucky Derby Winners Booked to Honorius






Daughters of 2 Kentucky Derby Winners Booked to Honorius Knightsbridge Bloodstock has purchased the Mares by Kentucky Derby winners Smarty Jones and Big Brown. Smarty Jones Winner of over $7.6 million 1st in the G1 Kentucky Derby, 1st in the G1 Preakness Stakes and 2nd in the G1 Belmont Stakes Over $32 Million Lifetime Progeny […]






Lohnro Proves to be a Sire of Sires






Lohnro Proves to be a Sire of Sires O’Lonhro O’Lonhro (son of champion sire Lonhro) the record breaking Group 2 winner has inherited his sires outstanding looks and magnificent conformation so it is no wonder his progeny are performing on the racetracks. From limited numbers O’Lonhro has an amazing winners to runners strike rate of […]






Coolmore and Galileo Claim Another G1

Coolmore and Galileo Claim Another G1






Coolmore and Galileo Claim Another G1 Ulysses Eclipses rivals to give Galileo another G1 The mighty Galileo was responsible for yet more G1 glory on Saturday when Ulysses (4c Galileo-Light Shift, by Kingmambo) came out on top in a brilliant renewal of the G1 Eclipse Stakes ar Sandown. The Flaxman Stables home-bred prevailed in a […]






Galileo Continues to Dominate UK Summer

Galileo Continues to Dominate UK Summer






Galileo Continues to Dominate UK Summer Super-Sire Galileo continued his domination of UK racing with his 4yo Colt Ulysses claiming the Eclipse. Ulysses Sired by a Derby winner (Galilelo) out of an Oaks winner (Light Shift), there cannot be many better bred horses in training than Ulysses. He is bred to be a star over […]






Galileo Mare Booked to New Sire Honorius

Galileo Mare Booked to New Sire Honorius






Galileo Mare Booked to New Sire Honorius Arcangela (Galileo) a half-sister to Group 1 winner UMRUM and to Tan Tat Star, the dam of dual Hong Kong HK-1 winner Sun Jewellery has been booked in to be served by Honorius. Having such high quality mares goes a long way to secure a sound future for […]






Son of Magic Albert, Ilovethiscity at Larneuk Stud






This Group 1 winner is an imposing chestnut from a sireline that is stacked full of 2yo speed. His sire Magic Albert was a four time winner at 2 while his grandsire Zeditave won 10 of his 11 2yo starts including the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes – his only defeat being the Golden Slipper. […]






Preview G1 Eclipse Stakes from Sandown

Preview G1 Eclipse Stakes from Sandown






Preview G1 Eclipse Stakes from Sandown It’s the first great clash between the generations and Saturday’s G1 Eclipse Stakes from Sandown – one of the great UK racecourses – looks set to be a thriller on a track where the uphill finish regularly isolates the men from the boys. Epsom Derby (G1 2405m) runner-up Cliffs […]






Son of Lohnro, O’Lohnro Now an Established Sire in Australia






Son of Lohnro, O’Lohnro Now an Established Sire in Australia Son of champion sire Lonhro from multiple group winning mare Mamzelle Pedrille. This record breaking Group 2 winner has inherited his sires outstanding looks and magnificent conformation so it is no wonder his progeny are performing on the racetracks. From limited numbers O’Lonhro has an […]






Fasig-Tipton’s July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale

Fasig-Tipton’s July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale






The interactive catalogue for Fasig-Tipton’s July Selected Horses of Racing Age Sale is now available online.  The session will be held Monday, July 10 at 5 pm in Lexington, Kentucky.  It will precede the July Selected Yearling Sale that will take place the following day beginning at 10 am. The catalogue currently features ­­­106 accepted […]






Elusive Quality, sire of Kentucky Derby winner Smarty Jones Retires

Elusive Quality, sire of Kentucky Derby winner Smarty Jones Retires






Elusive Quality, sire of Kentucky Derby winner Smarty Jones Retires Champion sire and world record breaker Elusive Quality has been retired from stud duties at Sheikh Mohammed’s Jonabell Farm in Lexington, Kentucky. Campaigned by Sheikh Mohammed, the 24-year-old took up residence at Gainsborough Farm in Versailles, Kentucky, in 1999, as the second stallion to stand for Sheikh […]






$1.7m Congrats Filly Wows the Crowd

$1.7m Congrats Filly Wows the Crowd






$1.7m Congrats Filly Wows the Crowd After selling for a sales-topping $1.7 million at the OBS March Sale, much was expected from Diamondsandpearls, and the 2-year-old Congrats filly didn’t disappoint her connections in her five furlong maiden special weight debut July 2 at Santa Anita Park. The 2-year-old daughter of Congrats was consigned to the […]






Stallion News: Cluster (Fastnet Rock)






Stallion News: Cluster (Fastnet Rock) Brilliant Group 2 winning and dual group placed son of champion sire Fastnet Rock. From a female line littered with 2yo stakes performers this stunning individual is blessed with great scope and strength and exudes presence. With his first foals due to arrive this season we eagerly await their arrival […]






Honorius to Stand at Larneuk Stud in Australia

Honorius to Stand at Larneuk Stud in Australia






Honorius to Stand at Larneuk Stud in Australia The proven Australian race horse Honorius will stand at for Knightsbridge in Australia 2017 and in the Northern Hemisphere in 2018. Larneuk Stud was established in 1980. The 200 acre property has a 120 mega litre dam for irrigation and a permanent creek. Larneuk Stud is situated […]






Hard Spun a Rising Star at Darley

Hard Spun a Rising Star at Darley






Timeline earned his second straight Graded Stakes win with a convincing wire-to-wire romp in the G3 Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park. The three-year-old son of Hard Spun, who remains undefeated in four starts, captured the G3 Peter Pan Stakes in similar fashion at Belmont Park in May. The Chad Brown-trained Timeline likely punched his ticket […]






Coolmore and Galileo Big Winners in Ireland

Coolmore and Galileo Big Winners in Ireland






Coolmore and Galileo Big Winners in Ireland A day after the G1 Irish Derby victory of Capri (3c Galileo-Dialafara, by Anabaa), Galileo was again to the fore at the Curragh on Sunday. There have been few more impressive juvenile fillies this season than Churchill’s fulll-sister Clemmie (2f Galileo-Meow, by Storm Cat) who came home two […]






Shutter Speed aims to land Prix de Diane for Britain

Shutter Speed aims to land Prix de Diane for Britain






Shutter Speed aims to land Prix de Diane for Britain By Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock This weekend the Prix de Diane takes center stage at Chantilly on Sunday. The French Classic, over 1m2f is often targeted by British trainers and this year’s renewal is no different. John Gosden sends the highly promising Shutter Speed […]






Tattersalls July Sale

Tattersalls July Sale






Tattersalls July Sale The catalogue for the 2017 Tattersalls July Sale can be viewed online at www.tattersalls.com and will be published on Thursday 15th June. Numbering 910 lots, up from 873 last year, the sale comprises 747 horses and fillies in/out of training and 163 broodmares, 10 of which have foals at foot. Taking place […]






Casse, Mott, Pletcher & Ward Aim for Royal Ascot Glory

Casse, Mott, Pletcher & Ward Aim for Royal Ascot Glory






Casse, Mott, Pletcher & Ward Aim for Royal Ascot Glory Exciting entries are revealed for the eight Group One races staged at Royal Ascot, which takes place from Tuesday, June 20 through to Saturday, June 24. A very strong US-trained challenge is in prospect, with representation in five of the eight races. All eight G1 […]






Royal Ascot: Billy Dylan Books his Ticket

Royal Ascot: Billy Dylan Books his Ticket






Royal Ascot: Billy Dylan Books his Ticket Richard Hannon looks to have another high-class son of Excelebration after Billy Dylan (2c Excelebration-It’s True, by Kheleyf) cruised home in a novices’ event on Friday. The River Downs Stud-bred juvenile, having his second start after a promising debut at Newbury last month, booked his ticket to Royal […]






Hong Kong Champion Designs On Rome Retired

Hong Kong Champion Designs On Rome Retired






Hong Kong Champion Designs On Rome Retired By David Morgan Designs On Rome, Hong Kong’s Horse of the Year in 2014 and a four-time Group 1 winner for owner Cheng Keung-fai and trainer John Moore, has retired from racing. As tough as he was talented, the champion gelding ruled Hong Kong’s middle distance division at […]






Belmont Stakes Day Selections

Belmont Stakes Day Selections






Belmont Stakes Day Selections by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock We have a great card of Grade 1 racing at Belmont on Saturday night, with six fascinating top quality races. The Belmont Stakes is the pick of those and Japanese raider Epicharis heads what is a fascinating field. Epicharis is a highly promising three year […]






Stallion Honorius Could Make his Name in British Classics

Stallion Honorius Could Make his Name in British Classics






Stallion Honorius Could Make his Name in British Classics by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock One of my favourite things about being interested in Horse Racing breeding is pinpointing new stallions to follow. One stallion I like the look of and will follow with interest is Honorius, who will stand in Australia but also stand […]






Keeneland Dominates Belmont Stakes

Keeneland Dominates Belmont Stakes






Keeneland Dominates Belmont Stakes Keeneland sales are represented by 22 graduates entered in the six graded stakes to be held Thursday and Friday at Belmont Park in celebration of Saturday’s final leg of the 2017 Triple Crown, the Belmont (G1). September Yearling Sale graduate Fair Point, winner of the 2016 Senator Ken Maddy (G3), is […]






Hong Kong’s George Moore Spends Big at Magic Millions in Australia

Hong Kong’s George Moore Spends Big at Magic Millions in Australia






Hong Kong’s George Moore Spends Big at Magic Millions in Australia A More Than Ready colt closely related to recent Group One winning juvenile The Mission topped Day One of the Magic Millions Gold Coast National Yearling Sale today. Presented as Lot 1927 by Scone’s Attunga Stud, the good looking brown colt was purchased by […]






Honorius to Stand at Stud for Knightsbridge

Honorius to Stand at Stud for Knightsbridge






Honorius to Stand at Stud for Knightsbridge The proven Australian race horse Honorius will stand at for Knightsbridge in Australia and in the Northern Hemisphere in 2018. Bred to be a Champion Honorius is a 7 year stallion with an impeccable pedigree and strong racing credentials that will prove to be popular in Australia, Hong […]