Japanese stallions stranded

Two Japanese stallions destined for Australia and New Zealand this year have been stranded in their home country and will not be standing in the southern hemisphere this year in the latest fallout from the global coronavirus pandemic. Victoria’s Chatswood Stud was set to stand record-breaking dual Grade 1 winner Al Ain for the first…

Lucifer’s gets the Reward at Caulfield

Lucifer’s Reward stormed home at Caulfield on Saturday to take his earnings over $400k for Brendan McCarthy. The win of Lucifer’s Reward looked very stylish but held even more merit considering the track bias being suited to those on speed. WATCH REPLAY Trainer Brendan McCarthy was confident of the three year olds chances. “I was…

AL AIN set to Impact Australia

New Chatswood sire AL AIN is set to make an Impact on Australia with breeders signalling strong support for the $7 Million earner since his announcement last week. His sire Deep Impact sired a classy winner at Flemington on Saturday with Danon Roman winning for Anthony Freedman. Al Ain’s resemblance to his champion sire is best…

Expert quotes: AL AIN

“Al Ain is a stunning individual. Though he was foaled in May, his appearance was very mature from the time he was foaled and he was one of the best foals within Northern Farm. He was sold to a syndication group when he was a yearling at a price of A$1.4 Million, but was immediately sold out,…

Japanese Star AL AIN to stand at Chatswood Stud

Al Ain, the dual Group 1 Winning Record Breaker by Deep Impact out of Champion Sprinter/Breeders Cup Winner Dubai Majesty will shuttle to Chatswood Stud in Victoria this season.   Al Ain after breaking the Japanese 2000 Guineas Record Al Ain earned in excess of A$7 Million over a twenty start career which began as an undefeated 2YO.…

SYT halo extends to Inference

From Thoroughbred Daily News ANZ: The other son of So You Think to stand in Australia is Inference, who enters his third season at Chatswood Stud in Victoria. Chatswood’s Nic Willis said the recent success of So You Think was definitely a boost to the profile of Inference, who was both his sire’s first Australian winner…

Chatswood Stud Set 2020 Fees

Chatswood Stud enters it’s 49th year of operation in 2020. Dictated by market forces, we will be reducing our Service Fees. For a tenth season, Reward For Effort will provide much needed reliability and consistency for Victorian breeders. Having sired 113 individual winners in the 2018/19 season, he looks on track to sire over 100…

2020 Inference Photoshoot

With impressive first foals, Group 1 Winner, $1Million earner Inference covered another quality book of over 100 mares in 2019. We recently checked in to see how isolation was treating him:   Request a detailed mating analysis for your mare:

Final Man Continues Reward For Effort Hot Streak

Reward For Effort has enjoyed a scalding hot start to April with twelve winners in the past twelve days. Eight of which are three-year-olds, headed by Final Man. Trained by Nick Harnett, Final Man has won three of six career starts including a gutsy performance at Sandown on Monday with Thomas Stockdale lifting him off the…