David Merrick of Widden Stud is this year’s recipient of the Thoroughbred Excellence award for the Godolphin Stud and Stable Staff Awards due to his ‘unparalleled experience, unique skills and an unquestionable willingness to share these skills.’
Spirit Of Valor aimed at Sir Rupert Clarke
The Ciaron Maher and David Eustace stable has held long-range plans to win the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes with former Irish sprinter Spirit Of Valor.
The Shorts next on Everest path for Redzel
Redzel will be among the star sprinters to clash in The Shorts at Randwick on a path to the $14 million Everest four weeks later.
Plenty of options remain for Zoustyle
Trainer Tony Gollan believes there are still plenty of options for sprinter Zoustyle who could even head to Western Australia.
Hayes to concentrate on Australia for now
David Hayes is focused on training as many winners as he can for Lindsay Park clients ahead of his move to Hong Kong.