24 Jul 2016

4 winners at weekend for KEEPER

Last season Keeper was New Zealand's Leading Sire for individual winners and currently he's fifth on the list for winners as the season draws to a conclusion on Sunday.

Over the weekend Keeper sired four individual winners, namely...

* ILLUMINATI won her 10th race when successful in the Open 1200m a Ruakaka on Saturday

* SO KEEP EM won his maiden at start number three at Te Aroha yesterday

* VIVIANO won his 5th start when on top over 1400m at Kranji, Singapore yesterday

* MATOST won his 12th race when a 10 length winner at Te Aroha yesterday

New black type winner for TAVISTOCK

* LONGCHAMP became his sire's 9th individual black type winner when successful in Saturday's Listed Opunake Cup

Tavistock sired four winners over the weekend, apart from Longchamp, the following horses were successful...

* STORM TROOPER at Kranji, Singapore on Friday for trainer Mark Walker

* MISS STREISAND at Kranji, Singapore on Friday for trainer Laurie Laxon

* DONNA ANNE BILLY at Ruakaka on Saturday for trainers Donna Logan & Chris Gibbs

Book now closed for POWER

Exicting shuttler Power has been very popular amongst New Zealand breeders, to the extent that his book for 2016 is now closed.

The latest stats for the son of Oasis Dream are as follows...

* Currently leads the First Season Sire Premiership in Europe

* 10 individual winners

* Sire of the Gr.3 & LR winner PEACE ENVOY

* Sire of the Stakes Placed performers Biz Power & La Force

* Winning range: 1000m to 1421m