Top flight stallion American Ideal’s sons and daughters are certainly up and about in Australia this week past. He sired no fewer than four winners, among them two winning debutantes. His son American Mac was an easy debut winner at Launceston in 1.57.7 and he looks a more than likely type. At Maryborough, his daughter Typhoon Tilly sat in the chair to win on debut and impressed on lookers.

At the Bathurst Gold Crown carnival, his NZ bred daughter Lady Chatto led from start to finish to win her crown heat by 22 metres and will be a key player in the final. In the colts and gelding’s division the Steve Turnbull trained Maximus Red outsprinted his rivals to make his way to the final.

Big week for Bettors Delight with classy winners in Pachacuti who was a winner of the Governor’s Cup in Hobart, he now has close to $300,000 in the locker, I’m Master Charlie was a winner of the Bridgetown Cup out west, Burnaholeinmypocket returned to winning ways at Melton and he sired a double at Invercargill when Bettor B Chevron and Melina Lowe greeted the judge.

Pegasus Spur’s daughter Pegasus Elegance was a winner of the Bathurst Gold Crown Coronet final for the 3yo trotters, once in front she never put a foot wrong and at Waimate Sarah Palin trotted to victory on the grass.