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19 for Poet’s Voice The late Poet’s Voice (Dubawi) sired his 19th individual stakes winner when One Voice (3 f ex Zaaqya by Nayef) overcame a slow start before keeping on well to take out the Blue Wind Stakes (Gr 3, 1m 2f) at Leopardstown on Sunday. Trained by Jessica Harrington, the filly beat Snow (Galileo) by half a length with Yaxeni (Maxios) a further two and a quarter lengths away in third. One Voice has now won two of her four starts, having finished second in the Salsabil Stakes (... Read More

Asia Latest

Date set for Singapore return Racing will resume in Singapore on July 11 after The Singapore Turf Club announced yesterday the sport had received government approval to return. "With Singapore moving into phase two of the post-circuit breaker period on 19 June 2020, the club has received approval from the government to resume racing behind closed doors on 11 July 2020, with strict health and safe management measures in place," the STC said. "To minimise the risks of Covid-19 transmission, the... Read More

Australia Latest

Sister to Orfevre offered at National Sale Or Fin (Stay Gold), a sister to Japan Horse of the Year and sire Orfevre (Stay Gold) and champion two-year-old colt Dream Journey (Stay Gold), will be offered in foal to Lord Kanaloa (King Kamehameha) as one of an eye-catching number of supplementary entries at next month’s Magic Millions Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale. Lord Kanaloa, Japan’s current second leading sire behind Deep Impact (Sunday Silence), is also the sire of this season’s B... Read More

New Zealand Latest

Wyndspelle to stand at Grangewilliam Stud Group 1-winning miler Wyndspelle (Iffraaj) will join the roster at Grangewilliam Stud in South Taranaki this spring, where he will stand for a fee of NZ$7,500 plus GST. The six-year-old retires having won the Captain Cook Stakes (Gr 1, 1600m) on his penultimate start of a 40-race career spent at the top level, including a third placing in the Cantala Stakes (Gr 1, 1600m) at Flemington and success in the Waikato Guineas (Gr 2, 2000m) at three. Wyndspel... Read More