VOBIS SIRES NEWS

August 21, 2020 | VOBIS Sires News
NOONAN GIVES GLOWING PRAISE TO BIG VOBIS DAY AFTER FLORENT WIN

Florent after winning the The VOBIS Sires Guineas at Caulfield Racecourse on April 18, 2020 in Caulfield, Australia. (Ross Holburt/Racing Photos) Jubilant Mornington trainer Tony Noonan has given a glowing endorsement to the Victorian Owners and Breeders Race Day at Caulfield. Noonan’s three-year-old filly Florent, won the VOBIS Sires Guineas (1600m) starting at $51 and...

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August 21, 2020 | VOBIS Sires News
SUN STUD HEADLINES THE VOBIS RICHES

Flinders River ridden by Craig Williams wins the Brendan Dart VOBIS Gold Ingot at Caulfield Racecourse on July 25, 2020 in Caulfield, Australia. (Reg Ryan/Racing Photos) On Saturday the 25th of July 2020, it was Sun Stud who made headlines with their sires winning the VOBIS Gold Ingot and the VOBIS Gold Stayers at Melbourne...

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May 23, 2019 | VOBIS Sires News
Swettenham’s Toronado Showdown Prince

In a well-deserved victory for a sire who has promised so much, Prince Of Sussex not only showed up; he took out the inaugural running of the Showdown in brilliant fashion. For Mornington trainer Matt Laurie, the $1 million-dollar Showdown race was always the Grand Final, and although the pressure was on, Prince Of Sussex...

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April 24, 2019 | VOBIS Sires News
Showdown attracts stellar field

The field of the inaugural Showdown has been finalised, with 16 VOBIS Sires two-year-olds set to chase the $1 million purse this Saturday at Caulfield’s Victorian Owners and Breeders Raceday. Named after the legendary stallion of the 1970s, The Showdown is only open to the two-year-old progeny of Victorian-based stallions nominated for the VOBIS Sires...

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April 15, 2019 | VOBIS Sires News
The Road to Victorian Victory

The recent, high profiled success of Victorian-bred racehorses continues to cement the strength of the industry and the myriad of opportunities available for breeding thoroughbreds in Victoria. However perhaps the greatest testimony to our state’s thoroughbred industry is a statue in the small township of Nagambie. This sentinel in bronze serves as a constant reminder...

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April 5, 2019 | VOBIS Sires News
Breeders chasing Showdown Glory

Already arguably the best racing incentive program in the world, the impact of the newly added VOBIS Sires program is soon to be realised with the running of the inaugural 1200 metre $1 million dollar Showdown only a few weeks away. Launched in 2015, the $1.5 million VOBIS Sires program is a significant addition to...

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