Ladies In Red ( Mach Three- Kabbalah Karen B ) has been announced as the Australian Two Year Filly of the year 2021. Successful in 9 of her 10 starts Including the Breeders Crown Gr1 victory Ladies In Red has a best time of 1.51.8 and earnings of $263,290. Her half sister is LOT 34 in the Nutrien Sale .
The Dynasty started by the outstanding broodmare TOP TEMPO continues to flourish with her grand daughter JUST HOPE ( Bettors Delight )winning the Group1 Bathurst Gold Tiara on March 27. She won both her heat and final in dominant fashion leading all the way. Her record is now 3 starts for 2 wins and a second. Her Dam is the Group 1 winning mare Queen Of Pop.
The Top Tempo family is well represented in the Nutrien Sale on April 10 and 11. with the following outstanding Lots.
LOT 88 . COLT .Captaintreacherous-Musical Delight. Gr 1 winning daughter of Top Tempo
LOT 122. FILLY. Well Said- Queen Of Pop. Gr1 winning daughter of Top Tempo and now Dam of a Gr1 winner. This filly is a three quarter sister to triple Gr1 winner Speak No Evil.
LOT 157. FILLY. Captaintreacherous- Speak No Evil. First foal of a triple Gr1 winning daughter of Top Tempo.
CONTACT; Kath McIntosh Northern Rivers Equine 0427 497 429 to view the Lauriston yearlings.
Lauriston is now offered to the open market for the first time. Situated in the Strathbogie Ranges The 250 acre property has the perfect blend of the finest equine facilities,supererior accommodation,quality soils,and ideal location and has a proud history of equine breeding success.
CONTACT Jeanette Laffan Nutrien Harcourts Kilmore 0438 452 641.
Hurricane Harley recorded a best time of 1.50.6 ,won $165,950 ,a Gr2, and achieved earnings of $476,140 lifetime.
Speak No Evil returned to the track after 8 weeks away to win the Angelique Club Pace ( Gr2 ) and the Queen Of The Pacific ( Gr1 ) at her only 2 Victorian starts.She was awarded the inaugural Elizabeth Clarke Award after her 2 wins in the Mares Triple Crown.She did not contest the first of the 3 races. She retires as a three time Group1 winner with earnings of $354,300 and a time of 1.50.9 . Speak No Evil is in foal to Poster Boy.
Ladies In Red. The 2 year old full sister to Our Little General exceeded expectations winning 9 from 10 starts , a Group 1, $263,290 with a best time of 1.51.9.
Beach Music, Beautiful Woman, Honolulu Bay, Looking Fabulous were other winners in the pink and black.
Lauriston has 8 foals this year;
Speak No Evil. Captaintreacherous COLT
Queen Of Pop. Captaintreacherous COLT
Rosie Reilly American Ideal FILLY
Without You Bettors Delight FILLY
Dancing With Daisy Lazarus COLT
Yankee Showgirl American Ideal FILLY
Musical Delight Art Major COLT
National Gallery American Ideal COLT
LAURISTON'S OUTSTANDING RECORD AS BREEDERS /OWNERS ON AUSTRALASIAN BREEDERS CROWN DAY .
2009 MAFFIOSO 4 YEAR OLD COLTS AND GELDINGS FINAL
2014 FOLLOW THE STARS 2 YEAR OLD COLTS AND GELDINGS FINAL
2016 OUR LITTLE GENERAL 2 YEAR OLD COLTS AND GELDINGS FINAL
2017 OUR LITTLE GENERAL 3 YEAR OLD COLTS AND GELDINGS FINAL
2018 SPEAK NO EVIL 3 YEAR OLD FILLIES FINAL
2018 HURRICANE HARLEY 2 COLTS AND GELDINGS FINAL
2019 BORN TO ROCKNROLL BC GRADUATE PACERS FFA
2020 LADIES IN RED 2 YEAR OLD FILLIES FINAL
2020 HURRICANE HARLEY 4 YEAR OLD BC CHAMPIONSHIP
LADIES IN RED ( Kabbalah Karen B ) overcame Barrier 10 to win the Breeders Crown 2 Year Old Fillies Final in 1.54.5 . She has an impressive record of 7 wins from 7 starts , winnings of
$227,490 and a best time of 1.51.9. She worked hard early three wide to find the position outside the leader Tough Tilly then went head to head with her up the straight to prevail by 2.4 metres.
Her record speaks for itself . This is an outstanding achievement for a 2 year old filly and ranks her the best of her age in Victoria if not Australia.
Hurricane Harley ( Sugarland ) won the Breeders Crown 4 Year Old Championship leading all the way defeating Lochinvar Art in track record equaling time of 1.51.4 over the 2240 metres. Harley's racing manners are improving with maturity and his ability is coming to the fore. He has won $467,740 with a best time of 1.51.4.
Speak No Evil , ( Well Said - Top Tempo) trained and superbly driven by Amanda Turnbull outsprinted them to win her third Group1 at Tabcorp Park Melton on October 31.
Bettor Enforce attempted to lead all the way but was run down by Speak No Evil in track record time for the 2760m in 1.55.6. She was timed to run her last 800 in 54.73 and 400 in 27.26. Her record of 29 starts 16 wins and 5 placings $354,300 with a time of 1.50.9 is outstanding. Her breeding career and mating with Poster Boy has been put on hold until next year . Lauriston has a Speak No Evil yearling filly by Captaintreacherous entered for the Nutrien Sale and a colt foal by the same stallion.
in winning the Queen Of The Pacific and The Angelique Club Stakes Speak No Evil won 2 of 3 legs of the Elizabeth Clarke Mares Triple Crown and was named the winner of this Award. She did not contest the first leg.
It was the second successive year that the Race for Australia’s best mares , the Queen Of The Pacific was won by a Lauriston mare. Pistol Abbey won it last year and she has just tested positive in foal to Poster Boy.
Ladies In Red made it 3 wins from 3 starts in the Vicbred Platinum Final for 2 year old fillies on Saturday night. David Moran was left with no option but to go back after the filly drew 10. She sprinted quickly 3 wide to be with the leaders on the turn and won in Track Record Time of 1.51.9. She was officially timed to run her last 800 in 53.59 and last 400 in 26.62. Beach Music sprinted quickly when she found a clear run to finish a close third beaten a HFNK. Her last 800 was an impressive 54.26 and last 400 26.50. The Tatlow, Breeders Crown and Vicbred Super Series are yet to come.
Lauriston had 3 winners from 3 starters at Ballarat on Friday October 2.
Two year old fillies Ladies In Red and Beach Music dominated their Platinum Homegrown Classic Heats.
Ladies In Red ( Mach 3 -Kabbalah Karen B ) led all the way to win effortlessly by 17.5 metres in a Track Record Time of 1.52.9 driven by Kate Gath. Thats 2 wins from 2 starts.
Beach Music ( Somebeachsomewhere- Musical Delight ) was having her first start and raced outside the leader for the entire journey, winning by 3.6 metres in 1.56.3. Tayla will be improved by the run. She was driven by Amanda Turnbull. Both fillies are trained by Emma Stewart.
Honolua Bay completed the treble for Lauriston, also taking his record to 3/3. Trained by David Aiken and driven by Josh, he led all the way and was never out of second gear winning by 4.8 metres. He is at the farm for 7 days prior to the upcoming Breeders Crown and Vicbred heats.