Exceed And Excel’s brilliantly fast 2yo. New in 2016.
Foaled, raised or sold by Widden Stud, our record for producing superior athletes is second to none.
Australian speed and Australian toughness is what makes champion sires – it’s a proven recipe for success.
Widden Stud are delighted to offer breeders a royally bred addition to the stallion roster for 2016 in OUTREACH, a Group performing full brother to Golden Slipper winner OVERREACH and three-quarter brother-in-blood to Blue Diamond winner and leading young sire REWARD FOR EFFORT. It’s often said that a horse had ability, but never reached his […][ Read More ]
Group I racing in Australia for 2015/2016 has come to a close and once again Widden Stud have made their presence felt as the leading yearling consignor of Group I winners. Widden Stud consigned Group I winners Yankee Rose, Stratum Star, Vanbrugh and Prized Icon, selling the first three with the latter passed in at […][ Read More ]
Labelled a Breednet ‘One to Watch’ when scoring on debut at Wyong back in February, Star Witness three year-old Firsthand kept his unbeaten record when resuming from a spell to salute at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Prepared by Team Hawkes, Firsthand was entered for Rosehill and Moonee Valley, with Melbourne winning out and a happy […][ Read More ]
Given out before the race as his best of the day by David Hayes, promising Nicconi filly Hear the Chant lived up to expectation when charging home to win in eye-catching fashion on debut at Sandown on Wednesday. Not seen at any official trials, Hear the Chant was unruly behind the gates and a little […][ Read More ]
A six length debut winner for the Mick Price stable, Sebring two year-old Yu Long Sheng Hui looks to have a bright future for owners Yu Long Investments. Yu Long have been investing heavily in Australian bloodstock and two year-old colt Yu Long Sheng Hui provided a quick return on investment when he strolled away […][ Read More ]