Lonhro Breaks Record
By ANZ Bloodstock News
Lonhro (Octagonal) gained his 156th individual winner for the current racing season, breaking the Australian record previously held jointly by Commands (Danehill) and Bel Esprit (Royal Academy), when Cilla’s Choice (3 f ex Constanza by Commands) won at Geelong-Synthetic yesterday.
Lonhro, the 2010/11 Champion Sire of Australia, is currently sixth in the leading sires by earnings table with his progeny earling $8,005,570.
*Hoofnote: Triple Crown Syndications are looking forward to their two Lonhro yearlings hitting the track in the upcoming racing season. The Truly Wicked filly, Flash of Innocence (pictured below) who is a half-sister to international sensation Amber Sky, has joined to the stable of Australia’s exciting new training partnership Peter & Paul Snowden, and early reports are that she has breezed through her early education.