Third in last year's Windsor Park Plate (NZ-I), Block Partnership's Xanadu took this year's edition in a clear victory over two-time New Zealand Horse of the Year Mufhasa Sept. 21 at Hastings.
- Bay Filly
- Born 2004
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Martin D. Wolfson|
|Owner||Farnsworth Stables, LLC|
|Breeder||Majestic Farms, LLC|
|Survived View Five-Cross Pedigree||Stravinsky||Nureyev|
|Fire the Groom|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Valkyre Stud, agent for Majestic Farm||($42,000)|
|Broodmare||Rosegrove Farm||Top Line Sales, agent||$8,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Australian racing has a new sweetheart. Atlantic Jewel made a smashing return from injury Aug. 30 at Caulfield and easily won the New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (Aus-I) to remain undefeated.
Sheila and Fred Mead's Classic Neel snapped to life earlier this year after trainer Kiaran McLaughlin switched her to the turf. Now the $250,000 El Corredor filly is one of the key contenders in Saturday's $100,000-added Sands Point (gr. IIIT) at Belmont Park.
|Mucho Macho Man|
|Will Take Charge|
|Game On Dude|