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Twin Hills head to Melbourne for Inglis Premier with a diverse draft of 25

By Tara Madgwick Twin Hills head to Melbourne for Inglis Premier with a diverse draft of 25 with highlights below and comments from Olly Tait: Lot 93 Colt Pierata x Alderney, by High Chaparral (IRE) From the second crop of Pierata, sire of Group III winner Coleman and three more Group placed horses – Fearless, […]

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Twin Hills Proud of Burgeoning Record of Success

by Tara Madgwick Cootamundra based Twin Hills Stud, under the care of Olly and Amber Tait, is proving to be a fruitful source of winners and stakes horses, a fact well highlighted in the past week and their Inglis Premier draft features the only filly by Fastnet Rock and the only yearling by Justify (USA) […]

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Twin Hills Stud Classic Catches Not to Miss

by Tara Madgwick – Monday February 5 If you’re only as good as the last stakes-winner you sold, Twin Hills Stud are heading to the Inglis Classic Yearling Sale in top form having produced last Saturday’s Group III MRC Geoffery Bellmaine Stakes winner Vagrant, who has now won three on the trot with more wins […]

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Kimochi becomes latest star attraction for Chairman’s Sale

January 4, 2024 By Tim Rowe Two-time Group 1-placed filly set for autumn carnival before heading to Inglis’ elite breeding stock auction Valuable three-year-old filly Kimochi (Brave Smash), the Gary Portelli-trained dual Group 1 placegetter, will be offered at the Chairman’s Sale in May in a rare opportunity to purchase a filly with elite racing and […]

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Mendelssohn 3YO Wings Of Song Triumphs in Tasmanian Guineas

Mark Smith – Friday January 5 The Tait breed 3yo, Wings Of Song captured Friday’s Ladbrokes Tasmanian Guineas (1600m) at Hobart and honour Coolmore Stud’s one-season shuttler Mendelssohn (USA) with his first Australian stakes-winner. Wings Of Song (image Jay Town/Racing Photos) The only ride for the day for Jye McNeil, the Patrick Payne trained filly […]

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Twin Hills Magic – First for Peltzer and a Pair of Unique Fillies

Sponsored Content – by Tara Madgwick – Saturday January 6 Twin Hills Stud is a proven nursery for elite thoroughbreds, and they offered a diverse draft of 17 for Magic Millions; including youngsters by the farm’s exciting young sire Peltzer and the only filly in the catalogue by reigning Champion New Zealand sire Proisir.   […]

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Smart Missile gelding, Felix Majestic, flies for Bourke

By Brenton Le Grand Sydney race-caller Darren Flindell often mentions the letters JLW in his calls — jump, lead, win — and that’s exactly what Felix Majestic ($14) has done for 3kg claiming apprentice Ms Molly Bourke in the Precise Air Handicap over 1400m at Royal Randwick. The Smart Missile gelding gave no others a chance after being sooled to the […]

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Juvenile watch: Archibald highlights talented youngsters for Team Neasham

The first 2-year-old trials in Sydney will be held on Monday, September 18 at Randwick-Kensington. It is very well possible the next G1 Golden Slipper or G1 Blue Diamond, R. Listed Magic Millions 2YO Classic or R. Listed Inglis Millennium winners could be among them. The first juvenile stakes race in Australia is the G3 […]

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Matings mix: Twin Hills Stud

Twin Hills Stud has an exciting addition to their stallion roster for 2023, and studmaster Olly Tait revealed that Daumier will be in receipt of a number of high-quality mares to get his first season underway. Expecting to foal around 150 mares this season, a busy time lies ahead for Olly Tait and his team […]

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Hallowed Crown’s Kintyre Back in the Good Books

The Hallowed Crown gelding Kintyre claimed a few notable scalps when landing a solid betting plunge in Saturday’s Inglis Pink Bonus (Bm72) at Rosehill. Ridden by Tyler Schiller, Kintyre had the short-priced favourite Caballus locked away on the inside, and by the time James McDonald found an out, the bird had flown. Kintyre had solid support (image […]

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