More Black-Type for Nadeem Mare

More Black-Type for Nadeem Mare Taranaki mare Tinkalicious (Nadeem-Tinkermia by Johar) added a further Group 3 placing to her impressive resume with a typically courageous effort to finish a close third in the 1400m Group 3 J Swap Contractors Sprint at Te Rapa on Saturday. Placed in the Group 3 Cuddle Stakes behind Concert Hall back in March, the 6YO Nadeem mare is in career best form and a...

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Group 1 WFA Placing for Per Incanto

Shadows Cast (Per Incanto-Ages Past by Slavic) ran second to Wyndspelle at Trentham in the 1600m Group 1 Captain Cook Stakes yesterday but the high class performer lost little in his ongoing battles with the Benner/Wynyard trained chargeand they look set to be a real feature of summer racing. Last season’s Group 1 Thorndon Mile and dual Group 2 winner took his stake earnings through the $500k...

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Per Incanto Sale Popularity Continues

Per Incanto’s run of sale success in 2019 continued at this week’s NZB RTR Sale. A growing Hong Kong reputation for his progeny underpinned strong buyer support with his two top priced lots on the final day both likely destined for the former British colony. Cambridge Bloodstock’s Gary Carvill paid $325,000 for the colt from the Danasinga mare Demerara on behalf of Hong Kong trainer Peter Ho and...

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Nothing Unlucky About Per Incanto's 13th Winner for the Month

Per Incanto’s 13th individual winner for the month of November was accomplished in style as the 4YO gelding He’s Done a Runner (Per Incanto-Out on Bail by Justice Prevails) charged away to score over 1200m at Waverley on Sunday. For good measure, Per Incanto mare Trendy Belt filled the runner-up position. Bred and owned by Sue Harty, He’s Done a Runner was the medium of strong support after...

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Latest Per Incanto Stakes Performer

Belle Fascino (Per Incanto-Playing For Keeps by Keeper) is Per Incanto’s 29th stakes performer after the 6YO Goodwood Stud bred mare’s second placing in the 1400m Group 3 Valachi Downs Canterbury Breeders Stakes at Riccarton on Wednesday. Per Incanto leads the NZ sires premiership for winners with his latest success coming at Te Aroha on Tuesday courtesy of exciting filly Hasstobegood (Per...

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History, tradition, family, good values and lots of fun. Also when we inspect an LA yearling we do so with confidence in the horses’ upbringing, soundness and temperament. It’s a theory that has worked well because with Dominic we’ve bought the likes of Redeem The Dream and the stakeswinner Sir Lovesalot

George Simon, Cambridge Racing Commentator