SECOND STAKES WIN FOR FIGHTING SUN GELDING NEWHART has recorded his second stakes success during the month of February by taking out the Listed Mowbray Stks (1600m) at Launceston on Wednesday.
Unbeaten in 2021, NEWHART has strung together 3 wins on the trot for the Leanne Gaffney / Craig “Froggy” Newitt combination, and has put on smile on the faces of the owners assembled by Denise Martin's syndication company, Star Thoroughbreds.
The son of FIGHTING SUN has enjoyed an outstanding career, with his 15 starts yielding 8 wins, 5 seconds and $316,400 in prizemoney.
NEWHART was bred by Fairways Bloodstock and purchased by Star & Paul Willets for $60,000 at the 2017 Adelaide Magic Millions Sale.
SUN STUD will offer a stunning FIGHTING SUN yearling filly as Lot 726 on Day 3 (March 2) of the 2021 Inglis Melbourne Premier Sale. The filly is out of Group 3 winnner THERE'S ONLY ONE (by Testa Rossa) and is a must for inspection cards. ... See MoreSee Less
2021 Sun Stud Inglis Melbourne Premier Draft LOT 803 THRONUM X DOWER (by Pins) Bay Colt – Foaled 18th September 2019 Bonus Scheme: Super Vobis Nominated & Vobis Sires Eligible
Bay colt by first season sire Thronum, a son of Snitzel who won five, including two at two. His feature wins include the G2 Australia Stakes, while being G1 placed in the William Reid. This yearling is from the Pins mare Dower, a stakes placed juvenile who is a full sister to Pins on Parade, from the family of G1 sprinter Swick. Dam of 5 to race for 3 winners, including Dowager Queen, a 3-time winner at 2, a 3-time stakes winner & a triple G1 placegetter, herself the dam of the stakes placed Queen Of Rocks. A strategic mating being line bred to Snippets, stakes winning juveniles Hard Landing & Unite And Conquer both carry this duplication in their pedigrees. ... See MoreSee Less
2021 Sun Stud Inglis Melbourne Premier Draft LOT 738 PALENTINO X VIA REGINA (by Snitzel) Chestnut colt – Foaled 9th September 2019 Bonus Scheme: Super Vobis Nominated & Vobis Sires Eligible
Chestnut colt by dual G1 one winning sire Palentino, a winner of the G1 Australian Guineas & G1 Makybe Diva Stakes who’s oldest are two. This yearling is out of the Snitzel mare Via Regina, who is a sister to Testamezzo, a two-time stakes winner & twice a winner at 2. This is her first foal & hails from the former triple G1 placed Luskin Star mare, Shackle. ... See MoreSee Less