Champion 4yo pacer Lazarus added to his burgeoning reputation by claiming the $200,000 Chariots of Fire at Menangle. Pacing a mile in 1.49.0 flat, he defeated a high-quality field of his own peers, blasting home in 53.8.

For the 2016/17 season, thus far, Lazarus a son of champion stallion Bettor’s Delight has won over a $1,000,000 in stakes on both sides of the ditch. Next stop is the Miracle Mile.

At Terang, Grand Circuit performer Flaming Flutter was a winner of the Group 3 Terang pacing cup. He now has $685,000 in the bank and he equalled the track record for the 2680 metre journey, posting a 1.56.6-mile rate.

American Ideal’s 2yo daughter New York Rain was an impressive winner on debut at Auckland. The filly showed outstanding high speed at the business end of the 2yo Young Guns heat, racing wide, she ran pasted her rivals in 27.4. On the same card Runrunjimmydunn was a classy winner giving American Ideal a siring double. Pegasus Spur continues to be a rich source of winners with Forfeathers and Grenado providing the progenitor with a double at Auckland, Scorched won at Redcliffe and Sarah Palin won at Waikouaiti.

Woodlands Stud was the 2015/16 New Zealand breeder of the year and will present 35 yearlings at the PGG Wrightson yearling sale on February 20 at Karaka, New Zealand. The consignment includes a number of New Zealand’s best families, please contact us if you require more information.