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NZB Chairman Joe Walls Retires

Tuesday, 4 June 2024, 4:21 pm | NZ Bloodstock

Distinguished New Zealand thoroughbred industry leader Joe Walls (MNZM) has retired from his role as Chairman of the NZB Board of Directors, bringing to a close his illustrious tenure with the auction house that spanned more than five decades. More >>

International Buyers Lead Book 2 Opening Session

Wednesday, 1 February 2023, 6:07 pm | NZ Bloodstock

A mixed day of selling opened New Zealand Bloodstock’s Book 2 session of Karaka 2023, and it was international buyers that were to the fore, with the Australian and Asian markets making their presence felt. Offshore buyers favoured both proven ... More >>

Golden Sixty Overcomes Adversity For 12th Straight Win

Monday, 25 January 2021, 4:16 pm | NZ Bloodstock

Golden Sixty claims G1 HKJC Stewards' Cup The pin-up horse for New Zealand Bloodstock’s Ready to Run Sale has delivered yet again, with Golden Sixty (Medaglia d’Oro) overcoming plenty of adversity to extend his winning streak in Sunday’s HK$12m Group One Stewards’ ... More >>

Sparks Set To Fly In 14th Karaka Million 2YO

Wednesday, 20 January 2021, 5:13 pm | NZ Bloodstock

The fields are now confirmed for the DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka Million 2YO (1200m). Auckland’s Ellerslie Racecourse will host the richest 70 seconds in New Zealand sport this Saturday with the 14th running of the $1m DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka ... More >>

Milford Storms To Salver Success

Monday, 11 January 2021, 5:59 am | NZ Bloodstock

Milford (NZ) wins the Listed Te Akau Gingernuts Salver (2100m) at Ellerslie. Karaka graduate Milford (NZ) (Savabeel) is firmly on the road to the $1m Group One New Zealand Derby (2400m) after scoring a powerful victory in Sunday’s $50,000 ... More >>

Race To The Karaka Million Set To Heat Up

Tuesday, 15 December 2020, 3:57 pm | NZ Bloodstock

With just under six weeks to go until the $1m DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) and $1m Karaka Million 3YO Classic (1600m), we are currently in a period of calm before the storm. Top spot on the DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka Million 2YO ... More >>

Records Smashed During Outstanding Ready To Run Sale

Friday, 20 November 2020, 8:35 am | NZ Bloodstock

With a brilliant closure to what has been an outstanding two days of trading, New Zealand Bloodstock’s Ready to Run Sale broke their own record in the final moments of Day Two. Sam and Hana Beatson’s Riversley Park offered the NZB record-breaking ... More >>

Guineas Glory For Aegon (NZ)

Monday, 9 November 2020, 8:45 am | NZ Bloodstock

Aegon (NZ) (Sacred Falls) has followed in his sire’s footsteps, all the way from the Karaka sale ring to becoming an undefeated winner of the $500,000 Group One Al Basti Equiworld New Zealand 2000 Guineas (1600m) at Riccarton. Bought for $150,000 ... More >>

Derby Glory For Johnny Get Angry (NZ)

Sunday, 1 November 2020, 2:22 pm | NZ Bloodstock

Johnny Get Angry (NZ) strong in the Victoria Derby. Photo: Bruno Cannatelli For the fifth time in just over a decade, a Karaka graduate has triumphed in Australia’s oldest classic – the A$2 million Group One AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington. ... More >>

Stand-out Sires at the NZB Ready to Run Sale

Wednesday, 4 October 2017, 1:38 pm | NZ Bloodstock

In addition to the growing reputation the New Zealand Bloodstock Ready to Run Sale at Karaka upholds for its Group 1-winning graduates and rich selection of outstanding young equine athletes, buyers at the Sale can also choose progeny from a cross-section ... More >>

Spring WFA Championship Kicks Off in P.B. Lawrence Stakes

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 2:01 pm | NZ Bloodstock

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 - A star-studded field will clash in Saturday’s A$200,000 Group 2 Charge Of The Light Horse P.B. Lawrence Stakes (1400m), the first of four races in the 2017 New Zealand Bloodstock Caulfield Spring WFA Championship. More >>

NZB’s South Island Sale Catalogue Available Now

Thursday, 2 March 2017, 9:47 am | NZ Bloodstock

The catalogue for New Zealand Bloodstock’s South Island Sale can be viewed online now and will be landing in letterboxes soon. More >>

Drop in Domestic Spend Hits Select Sale

Saturday, 4 February 2017, 8:02 pm | NZ Bloodstock

A clear drop in domestic spend has had a significant impact on this year’s New Zealand Bloodstock Select Sale and was the difference between matching last year’s healthy results. More >>

Final Day of NZB Select Sale

Friday, 3 February 2017, 10:00 am | NZ Bloodstock

The fifth day of New Zealand Bloodstock’s National Yearling Sales Series commences today with Lots 921 to 1106 going under the hammer from 11am for the Select Sale session. More >>

International Investment Highlight of Premier Sale Day One

Tuesday, 31 January 2017, 9:16 am | NZ Bloodstock

Some of the bloodstock industry’s biggest names descended on New Zealand Bloodstock’s Karaka Sales Centre today. More >>

NZB Filly of the Year Series Continues With Desert Gold Sta

Thursday, 26 January 2017, 1:55 pm | NZ Bloodstock

There is the potential for more major movement on the New Zealand Bloodstock Filly of the Year points table when the sixth leg of the Series, the $70,000 Group 3 Wellfield Desert Gold Stakes (1600m), is run at Trentham on Saturday. More >>

Return of Searcy's Karaka Premier Yearling Sale Preview Show

Wednesday, 18 January 2017, 1:46 pm | NZ Bloodstock

Tonight at 7pm (AEST) on Sky Thoroughbred Central Foxtel channel 528 take a big step towards finding your next champion of the turf! More >>

Karaka Graduates Shine in Singapore Awards

Wednesday, 18 January 2017, 1:45 pm | NZ Bloodstock

The 2016 Singapore Racing Awards, held at Fullerton Hotel on Tuesday night, featured an outstanding haul for Karaka graduates including five awards for the superstar Debt Collector (NZ) (Thorn Park). More >>

Karaka to Showcase the Cream of the Australasian Sire Crop

Monday, 16 January 2017, 11:25 am | NZ Bloodstock

2016 Premier Sale Topper - Lot 455, Frankel x Our Echezeaux. All of the biggest names in New Zealand and Australia’s sire ranks will be represented in force at the upcoming 2017 National Yearling Sales Series at Karaka. More >>

New Zealand Chinese Jockey Club to Launch at Karaka Million

Wednesday, 11 January 2017, 9:08 am | NZ Bloodstock

In exciting news announced today, a group of private investors have established the New Zealand Chinese Jockey Club to cater for the high level of interest in racehorse ownership by the Chinese community, both here in New Zealand and internationally. More >>





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