Sunline In Foal to Leading Sire Zabeel

Champion Australasian distafferSunline has been confirmed in foal to leading New Zealand sire Zabeel at the 16-day pregnancy test.

Sunline, the winner of $11 million (Australian funds) was covered to the two-time Australian champion sire after producing a filly by Rock Of Gibraltar, at Cambridge Stud last month.

Lashed, a multiple group I winner raced by Cambridge owner Sir Patrick Hogan, is also in foal to Zabeel. The Encosta de Lago 5-year-old, unplaced in the Melbourne Cup (Aust-I), is to race on through the New Zealand summer.