SMART MISSILE has proven a prolific source of winners, with the Champion First-Season sire scoring 8 winners in the last 7 days to take his tally to 104 winners for the season, 13 more than any other third-season sire.
Included in his recent flurry of winners is MASCULINO, who secured back-to-back city wins at Caulfield on Saturday when carrying 60kgs to victory in the Open 3YO Handicap worth $120,000.
And he may yet have a filly of the highest quality among his progeny, after SMART MELODY won by over five lengths at Canterbury last week, to earn quotes among the top fancied runners for the Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes on September 22.
The unbeaten filly scored convincingly at the metropolitan track, after winning by an equally dominant margin at Newcastle on debut on June 9.
Smart Missile has been such a prolific source of winners, that he has had more horses greet the judge in front than Champion Sire Snitzel at the same time in their careers!
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A SPECTACULAR run in this very race 12 months ago saw Gold Symphony come away victorious in the Listed Civic Stakes after he produced a surging run on the outside to beat The Monstar at Rosehill Gardens.
And the dual Group 3 winner is back for more after a running-on performance in the Listed June Stakes over an inadequate trip of 1100m a fortnight ago.
The leading son of Reward For Effort steps up to 1350m for Saturday’s assignment, and is bidding to become Triple Crown’s sixth individual Stakes winner for the season.
Drawn in barrier 17 does not provide Gold Symphony with any favours, and he’ll have to circumnavigate the field under Adam Hyeronimus in the feature race on the card.
Co-trainer Peter Snowden has been encouraged by his work, but acknowledges the task he faces from the wide draw.
“I’m really happy with the horse,” said Snowden. “He’s come back in great order and his first up run was very encouraging.
“The draw is a shocker and he’ll have his work cut out from there, but I wouldn’t be surprised if he runs a really tidy race as he’s going really well.
THE final two shares remain in our striking colt by the Champion First-Season Sire SMART MISSILE, who is steeped in pedigree, being out of a half-sister to THREE Group 1 winners!
Physically imposing and a graceful mover, this colt has impressed at every stage of his development from his purchase at the sale, through breaking in and his two preparations in at Snowden Racing to date.
“He’s doing everything right; a great mover and very tractable” – Peter Snowden
About to return to work once more after a spell where he has grown both physically and mentally in the paddock, he is a very well natured colt, taking everything in his stride and progressing really well!
“A lovely colt with plenty of personality. A great mover and very professional” – Toby Pracey, Breaker, Muskoka Farm
By SMART MISSILE, a stallion that has more winners than Champion Sire Snitzel at the same stage in their career at stud, having notched up an incredible 103 winners this season alone!!
Triple Crown having an exceptional record racing the progeny of Smart Missile, with Island Missile and Jericho both Stakes placed horses, and this colt looks very much of the same build and mannerisms.
“Since 2010, Triple Crown have 27 Group-race victories, to be the nation’s leading big-race syndicators” – Ray Thomas, Daily Telegraph
The dam is a half-sister to no less than THREE Group 1 winners, including Champion 3YO Colt HEADTURNER & Caulfield Guineas winner ANACHEEVA, while Group 2 Premiere Stakes winner KRONER is also a half-sibling to the dam.
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LAST YEAR’S Everest winner REDZEL has returned to work at Snowden Racing ahead of a spring preparation focused on defending his title in the world’s richest race on turf.
The Triple Crown Syndications star five-year-old took home the lion’s share of the $10 Million prize pool in the inaugural running of the event which captured the attention of the globe.
This year the race is worth a staggering $13 Million and Triple Crown will be joining forces with Mr Zhang’s Yulong Investments to race the leading son of Champion Sire Snitzel in the coveted race at Royal Randwick on October 13, 2018.
During a stellar 2017, Redzel went unbeaten in six runs from April, collecting the Group 1 pair of the Doomben 10,000 and Darley Classic, in addition to The Everest, to be widely acknowledged as the most feared sprinter on the planet.
After spending a rejuvenating six weeks in the spelling paddock, Redzel is back into his work at Snowden Racing’s Randwick stable, with co-trainer Peter Snowden plotting a repeat success in the showpiece event.
“He looks amazing,” said Snowden. “He’s really enjoyed his break and has had an easy week back in the stable just trotting and cantering and is very fresh in himself.
“He’s come back in great condition and we’ll be stepping up his work shortly.
“It’s great to have the slot in the race locked in early this year and that gives us time to prepare him with the sole focus of retaining that title.
“It was a fantastic moment for not just myself but my family as well when winning the race last year, the day had a really special feel about it and we can’t wait to be involved once more.”
The FINAL share remains: “Forward in size and strength, she’s everything I like to see in an early 2YO runner”
THE FINAL SHARE remains in our exceptional filly by RUBICK – the highest rated 2YO colt of his generation and FASTEST son of Champion Sire ENCOSTA DE LAGO!
This is big and strong and a fluent mover, with co-trainer Peter Snowden thrilled with her progress so far.
“She’s a nice, big filly,” said Snowden. “She’s forward in size and strength and a great mover, everything I like to see in an early 2YO runner.
“We’ve had her in the stable for several weeks now and she’s doing everything right, showing us to be quite a precocious type. The Rubick’s have all had a great nature about them and are nice and strong.
“She’s shown us something in these early stages and hopefully she will continue to impress.”
The genetics of this filly are exceptional, with this breeding cross already proven to be a huge success at the very highest level, with Champions ZOUSTAR, CHAUTAUQUA & DELAGO DELUXE bred on this exact same cross, while Group 1 winners ENGLISH and COSMIC ENDEAVOUR are also bred on the ENCOSTA DE LAGO/DANEHILL cross.
Horses out of FASTNET ROCK mares have had sensational success recently, with SANTA ANA LANE now a three-time Group 1 winner after winning the Stradbroke Handicap as well as Group winners TIVACI and OMEI SWORD.
The dam is a half-sister to impressive Magic Millions Cup winner CARE TO THINK, giving this filly exceptional residual value for after her racing career!
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SHARES are selling FAST in our outstanding SMART MISSILE colt, with over 70% of shares sold since his release! And it’s no wonder – this colt is a stunning physical type and possesses a black-type pedigree – with the dam a half-sister to no less than THREE Group 1 winners AND a Group 2 winner!
A graceful mover and imposing stature, this colt has impressed at every stage since his purchase, with co-trainer Peter Snowden delighted with his progress.
“He’s a very tractable horse,” said Snowden of the colt, who is well into his second preparation at the Snowden stable. “He’s been a very straight forward colt and is taking to the education process very well.
“We’ve done some pacework with him and he’s moved very nicely in his evens work over the final furlong.
“I couldn’t be happier with him. He’s doing everything right and has a very good nature.”
Bred on the highly successful Danehill and More Than Ready cross which has already produced the likes of SEBRING, MORE JOYOUS and the Snowden-trained MIRACLES OF LIFE among many other Group 1 winners, this colt has the very best start in life!
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TRIPLE CROWN’S flying filly Moss Trip will look to end her campaign on a high as she bids for victory in the final Group 1 of the season, the Tatts Tiara at Doomben.
A winner of the Group 3 James Carr Stakes and $500,000 Inglis Guineas at Scone already this preparation, the three-year-old filly opened her Queensland venture with a close-up third in the Group 2 Dane Ripper Stakes at Doomben and is a $10 chance to win a maiden Group 1 on Saturday.
Her previous taste of Group 1 level resulted in a fifth place finish in the Surround Stakes when beaten less than a length and a half by three-time Group 1 winner Shoals, with her owners have a fresh appetite for another crack at Group 1 success.
Purchased for $32,000 as a yearling, Moss Trip has now earned over $500,000 in prizemoney and landed Triple Crown’s 27th Group-race win since 2010 with victory in the James Carr in April.
The Snowden Racing team took this race 12 months ago through Tycoon Tara and co-trainer Peter Snowden has been thrilled with Moss Trip’s progress this preparation as he bids to go back-to-back in the 1350m showpiece.
“She looks particularly well up there,” said Snowden. “I went up to see her on Tuesday and she looked fantastic, she really has settled in well here.
“She worked very strongly that morning in her last piece of fast work before Saturday. She was very sharp.
“We need a bit of luck from the draw but she measured up very well in the Dane Ripper last time out and very much deserves to take her chance here.”
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THE decision to geld a promising youngster is never taken lightly but trainer Peter Snowden is convinced it was the right move with Invincible Lad.
He had a tendency to race too hard and, despite being stakes placed as a colt, wasn’t going to realise his potential.
So with that now rectified Snowden is expecting the new and improved Invincible Lad to be a force when he returns in the Spring On Sale Plate (1100m) at Canterbury on Wednesday.
“He has ability but he was just doing things back to front last time in,” he said.
“We thought he was a Diamond horse but he didn’t measure up, he was going too hard in front and stopping late.
“Hopefully being a gelding he can race a bit kinder and find the line better. We’ll try to get longevity out of him and I think it will pay dividends in the long run.”
A lot of work has gone into teaching Invincible Lad, who was $3.60 with TAB on Tuesday, to settle in his races and that has been on show in his two recent trials.
While beaten 4.8 lengths in his most recent, over 1045m on a heavy track, Snowden said it was proof the hard work is paying off.
“He was okay the first time and much better the second time even though there was a tearaway leader,” Snowden said.
“He made good ground late and I thought he handled the ground.
“It’s a perfect draw to get back in behind them and he should be hitting the line well.”
Snowden admits he’s been very disappointed with the preparation of stablemate Cosimo ($26) and can only go into the race hopeful.
Interestingly, Cosimo seems to suffer the same issue Invincible Lad has now been cured of.
“I thought a bit of this horse but he went way too hard the other day at Newcastle. He’s running out of chances,” he said.
The Canterbury track condition will determine whether Jen Rules makes her debut in the Tab.com.au Plate (1100m).
The Redoute’s Choice filly, early TAB favourite at $3.60, was an impressive trial winner at Randwick on June 12 but Snowden isn’t sold on her on a very heavy surface.
“I don’t think she was all that happy the other day on the real heavy ground so I’m hoping we don’t get too wet a track,” he said
“Once she got out to the wider part of the track where she got a bit of footing she accelerated well but I definitely think she’s better on top of the ground.”
Meanwhile, Snowden said Everest champion Redzel has been back in the stable for a week as he builds towards his defence of Australia’s richest race.
The rising six-year-old had a month off after running fourth in the Doomben 10,000 and Snowden said he’s looking in great condition.
It’s likely there’ll be a change in program for Redzel in the lead up to The Everest with The Shorts (1100m), the race he won last year to clinch an Everest berth, his first-up run on September 15 then the Premiere Stakes (1200m) two weeks later.
The $13 million The Everest is run on October 13.
“Two weeks apart off a long break will be fine for him,” Snowden said.
A CRACKING type and majestic mover, our latest colt to become available is from a wonderful racing family, being out of a half-sister to no less than THREE Group 1 winners!
The colt, who is by Champion First-Season Sire Smart Missile, is by winning Sebring mare Iseemagic, who is a half-sister to Group 1 Caulfield winner Anacheeva, Group 1 Australian Derby winner Headturner, Group 1 Manawatu Sires Produce winner O’Marilyn as well as Group 2 Premiere Stakes winner Kroner, while the colt is also from the family of Group 2 winner Mackintosh and Champion Queensland First-Season Sire Golden Archer.
If that wasn’t enough, he’s also bred on the hugely successful Danehill & More Than Ready cross, which has produced in excess of 700 winners, including Group 1 winning stars Sebring, More Joyous, Benicio, Miracles of Life, Rebel Dane & Atlante.
Triple Crown have raced some of the top progeny of Smart Missile, with Stakes placed juvenile Jericho, as well as the Stakes placed Island Missile racing in the red silks. The stallion by Champion Sire Fastnet Rock was one of the most thrilling colts of recent years, with an eye-catching turn of foot that saw him land the Group 2 Todman Stakes as a two-year-old, and the Group 3 Run To The Rose as a three-year-old, before being narrowly beaten in the Group 1 Golden Rose.
At stud, Smart Missile has made an excellent start, being crowned the Champion First-Season Sire & Champion Second-Season Sire by winners, as well as Stakes winners I’ll Have A Bit, Exocet, Debellatio and Sassy N Smart among his progeny.
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MOSS TRIP is a horse in flying form after heading north to Brisbane to contest the Group 2 Dane Ripper Stakes with wins in the Group 3 James Carr Stakes and Listed Inglis Guineas already in the trophy cabinet.
A good showing here will pave the way for a tilt at the Group 1 Tatts Tiara later this month, but Saturday’s Group 2 assignment will be her toughest task in her career to date.
She faces 15 rivals but will have to negotiate a route from Barrier 15 with Brenton Avdulla on board over the 1350m trip.
Her usual band of owners will be making the trip to Queensland, with the $32,000 yearling putting a useful record together with five wins from ten starts, and victory on Saturday will take her through the $500,000 mark in prizemoney.
Co-trainer Peter Snowden says she’s arrived in Brisbane well, and is in good form ahead of the race.
“She’s come through her last run extremely well and worked very strongly before making the trip to Brisbane,” said Snowden. “She’s going up there in great order.”
Moss Trip won a trial at Randwick heading into this, and Snowden could look to keep her in Brisbane for the Group 1 Tatts Tiara on June 23.
“Her trial was excellent and she continues to handle everything extremely well. If she measures up in the Dane Ripper we will think about going to the Tatts Tiara.”