By Jack Werk The two-day New Zealand Premier Yearling Sale at Karaka on Monday and Tuesday produced some huge figures, including a sale topper by Zabeel (Click here for more info on Zabeel) who was purchased for a whopping NZ$2 million (about $1.4 million in US dollars). Overall, the sale was up 26 percent by … Continue reading Chuck Gettin’ a Jump on the Melbourne Cup!
By Jack Werk Just recently it was reported in all the trades that Sea the Stars‘ book had been closed and that the only additions would come from The Tsuis and the Aga Khan. Canadian owner and breeder Chuck Fipke, my friend and client, is one of the fortunate few who will be breeding a … Continue reading Fipke’s Awesome Idea has Star Potential!
By Jack Werk I’m not one to say I told you so, but ok, I’ll say it just this one time – I told you so! Check out my blog post Kitten’s Joy is on the Prowl from Aug. 14, 2009, when El Prado’s champion turf son Kitten’s Joy had ZERO Stakes Winners to his … Continue reading Sadler’s Wells is Taking Root in America