January 2009

Jan 10, 2009

25th ROTHSCHILD LAD wins his 1st race start at Yarra Valley today - it was a 3YO SV Maiden over 1209m. He missed the start and raced very greenly but still managed to win. *Parador Park Bred

21st DECRESCENDO wins his Maiden at Geelong today over 1750m.

21st BON HOFFA RETIRED TO STUD To Riverdene Stud Gr1-winning sprinter Bon Hoffa (Belong To Me-Asian Reef, by Manila) has been retired to Dr Kevin Pendergast’s Wagga Wagga-based Riverdene Stud in southern NSW for his initial breeding season in 2009. Bon Hoffa recorded 9 wins (including 2007's Gr1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes over 1400m at Caulfield, plus both 2007 & 2008’s Gr3 Bobbie Lewis Quality over 1200m at Flemington) & 3 runner-ups (in 2007's Gr3 Carlyon Cup over 1400m at Caulfield & Gr2 Blamey Stakes over 1600m at Sandown, plus 2008’s Gr1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes over 1400m at Caulfield) from 23 starts for $710,150 earnings. He will be syndicated at Stud for $1m comprising of 100 shares at $10,000 each. The owners who raced him will be retaining an significant interest in him.

10th GOLDSMOBILE wins her 2nd race a Class 1 over 1000m at Albury today by 5 lengths.*Parador Park Bred