Rosemont Stud News

Iconoclasm claims Listed win at Caulfield

Iconoclasm could be set for a Group One handicap at Flemington after bouncing back to winning form at Caulfield in his first start since undergoing throat surgery. The Darren Weir-trained Iconoclasm won five of his eight starts as a three-year-old last season but had been winless in two runs this preparation. After an eighth in...
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GUINEAS DAY EXCITEMENT BUILDS FOR ROSEMONT RUNNERS AT CAULFIELD

A huge day at Caulfield with four big chances at Caulfield on the Melbourne Racing Club’s biggest day. And no less than two runners in the 1000 Guineas Classic at G1 level. Thrillster, bred at the farm will represent the Rosemont colours while Rosemont breeze-up graduate Krone will wear good client’s Roll The Dice racing’s...
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Rosemont’s Big Day Racing

Stakes races, stakes horses resuming and a couple of sticky barriers will have Team Rosemont on the edge of their seats today at Caulfield. There’s plenty of anticipation ahead of G1 racing at The Heath. Follow our runners through the day: ROSEMONT RUNNERS CAULFIELD Race 4 – no. 11 SPLIT LIP First start for Weiry...
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Santa Ana Lane Strikes in Premiere Stakes

The betting on the $13 million Everest was thrown into turmoil after Anthony Freedman’s pair Santa Ana Lane and Shoals went one-two in Saturday’s Group II Premiere Stakes at Randwick while Redzel and Trapeze Artist missed a place. Given a rail-hugging ride by Ben Melham, Santa Ana Lane defeated Shoals (Fastnet Rock), who came from...
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Starcraft’s “Toss The Boss” Making Everyone a Winner

When representatives of Magic Millions turned up at Rosemont this week for yearling inspections ahead of the 2019 yearling sales series, the first question they asked on jumping out from the car was “how many Starcrafts are you showing us?” Contrary to common perception, the determination to get quality Starcraft stock into their sales is...
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‘Sunday’ horses just fine by Mithen

Rosemont Stud’s Anthony Mithen is quite content to breed ‘Sunday’ horses–specifically those out of his increasingly important broodmare Sunday Service. Alan Carasso talks to Mithen after Sunday Service’s son Winner’s Way, by resident sire Starcraft, won impressively on opening day at Sha Tin. In the Thoroughbred business, owners are always looking for that ‘Saturday’ horse,...
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A Thrilling Ride For These Owners

Rosemont owned and reared Thrillster is giving her collection of part-owners a bit to get excited about making her not only one of the best 3yo fillies of her generation but certainly the best named!   As is so often the case in thoroughbred racing, the coming together of a big crew of owners is...
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Thrilling Victory!

Troy Corstens might have been lamenting his stable’s luck of late but there was no doubting the trainer’s eye for a horse following the win of Thrillster in the Listed Atlantic Jewel Stakes at The Valley on Saturday. Just an hour before the Starspangledbanner filly set up a tilt at next month’s Group 1 Thousand...
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Double-pronged attack on Atlantic Jewel Stakes

ROSEMONT RUNNERS MOONEE VALLEY Race 6: THRILLSTER – Ready to win her stakes race today. Gun filly that was super 1st up against Sunlight after a ripping first prep as 2yo. Has trained on since Caulfield and gets gun draw, gun run and “gun” status after today. Form all around her very strong. #BreedingBrilliance #racehorse...
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Rosemont Runners at Caulfield … and a sneaky off beaten tracker at Tat!!

SPRING STARTS NOW! ROSEMONT RUNNERS CAULFIELD AUG 18 Race 1 Remember The Name steps back up to the starters stalls and gets a great chance over 1700m having had a nice space between runs and a little “beach break” at Barwon Heads. Will be first half of the field, good residual fitness and ping back...
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First Tarzino foal is strength, class and a fair touch of Zabeel

The first foal for Tarzino (Tavistock – Zarzino (Zabeel)) has arrived and appropriately is one for Rosemont Stud. The stunning bay filly is out of young unraced Zamindar mare Clarify who is a half sister to classy Group winner and Caulfield Cup place-getter Exospheric for Freedman racing. Born earlier in the week at Mapperley Stud,...
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Thrilling VOBIS leader!

There are few greater pleasures for a breeder than winning a race with a horse that was born and raised on home pastures, regardless of the grade or location; quite simply, it’s something we aspire to. Season 2017/18 was an exceptional one for Gnawarre’s Rosemont Stud. While graduates of Rosemont Stud yearling sale consignments such...
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