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  • Group-3 success for Robin Of Navan

    Mon 05 Oct 2015

    Progressive two year-old Robin Of Navan followed up his Listed win in France six weeks ago with a convincing success in the Group-3 Prix De Conde at Chantilly today.  He powered clear to a facile two and a half length victory under regular jockey Tony Piccone for trainer Harry Dunlop and owners Cross, Deal, Foden and Sieff.  Congratulations to all connections and all the best in the quest for Group-1 glory next start!

  • Maximum Aurelius routs rivals at Nantes

    Thu 01 Oct 2015

    Purchased from the Arqana breeze-up sale in May for €55,000, two year-old Showcasing colt Maxiumum Aurelius is another stakes class colt secured from that sale by Stroud Coleman Bloodstock in addition to Robin Of Navan.  Both colts were sold by Bansha House Stables.  Maximum Aurelius suffered trouble in running last time when finishing a close fourth in a Listed race after his maiden win, but relished the step down in class at Nantes this afternoon to rout a conditions race field at Nantes by eight lengths.  A return to stakes company now beckons.  Congratulations to his British-based owner Craig Mather and Chantilly trainer Francis-Henri Graffard.

  • King Of Swing wins on debut

    Fri 25 Sep 2015

    Purchased from the DBS breeze-up sale in April, King Of Swing made an impressive winning debut at Haydock this afternoon.  Despite being slowly away and running green, the son of Dutch Art picked up nicely to win rather cosily and looks set for an exciting future for his very enthusiastic owners the Cool Silk Partnership. Congratulations to them and to trainer James Given.

  • Dazzling victory for Blue De Vega

    Wed 23 Sep 2015

    Having been extremely unlucky on his debut at Dundalk when beaten just over a length despite being very slowly away having been in the stalls for over seven minutes, two year-old colt Blue De Vega made no mistake on his second start at Naas today.  Despite having to travel wide throughout from a wide draw, Blue De Vega was always travelling well within himself and powered clear to win by almost five lengths from 15 rivals.  Blue De Vega was purchased as a yearling for €32,000 by Stroud Coleman at the 2014 BBAG Yearling Sale in Baden-Baden, Germany from top German breeders Gestut Ammerland.  Trainer Michael O'Callaghan holds the son of Lope De Vega in the very highest regard and plenty more is expected in the future.

  • Perkunas breaks maiden in style

    Tue 08 Sep 2015

    Purchased for 42,000gns at the Tattersalls Guineas Breeze-Up Sale in May from Tally Ho Stud, Baltic King two year-old Perkunas looks a promising colt with an exciting future for his owner Bernard Gover and trainer Brian Meehan.  Second to Godolphin's smart juvenile Emotionless on debut at Newmarket, Perkunas suffered trouble in running when fifth in the valuable Convivial Maiden at York, but made no mistake when running out a ready winner of his maiden at Brighton yesterday.  He should make up into a quality three year-old.

  • Majestic Moon wins £80,000 Ascot handicap

    Tue 08 Sep 2015

    Purchased for just £22,000 at the DBS January Horses In Training Sale this year, Majestic Moon has given his new owners, the Caveat Emptor Partnership headed by Mark Goodall, plenty of fun already this season winning a £15,000 at Newmarket and capped a great season with victory in an £80,000 handicap at Ascot on Saturday.  Congratulations to all the owners and trainer John Gallagher.

  • Robin Of Navan wins €125,000 Deauville Listed race

    Sun 23 Aug 2015

    Congratulations to owners Cross, Deal, Foden and Sieff and trainer Harry Dunlop on the victory of Robin Of Navan in the €125,000 Listed Criterium du Fonds Europeen de l'Elevage at Deauville.  Purchased for €47,000 at the Arqana breeze-up sale in May, Robin Of Navan has already won €95,000 in prize money since.  He will now be aimed at Group races in France this autumn.

  • Perkunas finishes promising second on debut

    Fri 07 Aug 2015

    Purchased for 42,000gns at the Tattersalls Guineas Breeze-Up Sale, Perkunas (by Baltic King) ran a hugely promising race in his debut maiden at Newmarket to finish second to Godolphin’s very highly regarded colt Emotionless. Perkunas rates as an exciting prospect for his owner Bernard Gover.

  • Gimme Five wins at Saratoga

    Mon 03 Aug 2015

    Purchased for £18,000 from Alan King at the DBS May Sale, American owner Irvin Naylor realised an immediate profit on his new recruit Gimme Five as the gelding ran out a comfortable winner of a $65,000 hurdle race at the prestigious Saratoga meeting in upstate New York. Gimme Five should have plenty more to offer with his hurdling career in the USA.

  • Gretchen pips Sahrawi in Listed Chalice Stakes

    Sat 01 Aug 2015

    Normandie Stud’s classy homebred Galileo filly Gretchen just repelled the challenge of French raider Sahrawi, a homebred Pivotal filly of Ballymore Thoroughbreds, in a thrilling climax to Newmarket’s Listed Chalice Stakes. Both fillies are highly progressive and are a credit to their respective owner/breeders; both of whom are advised by Anthony Stroud.

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