Darci Brahma Wins Listed Feature
19 Feb 2005Million-dollar colt Darci Brahma had racegoers gasping in awe as he produced a breath-taking finish to win the Listed $35,000 Fairview Ford Slipper (1200m) at Matamata on Saturday.

The Mark Walker-trained colt had his rivals well covered in the final stages of the two-year-old race as rider Hayden Tinsley kept him surging to the line to win in a cakewalk.

'I've known for a very long time that this horse is one out of the box,' said Walker. 'He raced a lot more profesionally today than he had in his debut win at Avondale.'

Walker is taking things one race at a time but provided he comes through Saturday's race the next event on the Danehill colt's programme will be the Gr. 1 $120,000 Ford Ellerslie Sires' Produce Stakes (1200m) at Ellerslie on March 5 in which he will clash with the other top two-year-olds including Wahid and yesterday's Breeders' Stakes winner Mi Jubilee.

Following that thought will be given to taking Darci Brahma to Brisbane for a one-race campaign, possibly the Sires Produce Stakes, and wintering in the Queensland sun for a month to six weeks before returning to New Zealand for the Hawke's Bay Guineas.

Darci Brahma was purchased for $1.1 million at last year's Karaka Yearling Sales by David Ellis of Te Akau Stud from the draft of Peter and Philip Vela's Pencarrow Stud.

He is the first foal produced by Group I winning Zabeel mare Grand Echezeaux.

Classy Win for Couturiere (NZ) at Tauranga
28 Nov 2019Less than 24 hours after a brilliant debut win by Aloft (NZ) (Atlante) at Rotorua, another exciting three-year-old filly has carried the Pencarrow colours to victory. The Peter and Dawn Williams-trained Couturiere (NZ) (Pins) cleared maiden grade
Aloft (NZ) Makes Winning Start
28 Nov 2019Well-bred Pencarrow filly Aloft (NZ) (Atlante) began her racing career in perfect style in Wednesday’s $10,000 NZB Insurance Pearl Series Race (1250m) at Rotorua.
Wild Seas (NZ) Wins at Waverley
18 Nov 2019Pencarrow mare Wild Seas (NZ) (Ocean Park) added another stylish victory to her CV in Sunday’s $11,000 Summit Electrical (1200m) at Waverley.
Supera (NZ) Shines Bright in Tauranga Stakes
17 Nov 2019Pencarrow mare Supera (NZ) (Savabeel) warmed up for a summer of Group 1 racing with a powerful win in Saturday’s $100,000 Group 2 Gartshore Tauranga Stakes (1600m).
Stylish Maiden Win for Siracusa (NZ)
14 Nov 2019Promising Pencarrow filly Siracusa (NZ) (Sebring) cleared maiden grade at her second attempt with a stylish performance in Tuesday’s $10,000 Te Aroha Tractors & Machinery (1400m) at Te Aroha.
Megeve (NZ) Makes Winning Debut
18 Oct 2019Three-year-old Pencarrow filly Megeve (NZ) (Wandjina) began her career on the perfect note with a victory in Friday’s $10,000 TAB Spring Loaded Promotion 1200 at Avondale.
Maiden Win for Lilikoi (NZ)
23 Sep 2019Talented filly Lilikoi (NZ) (Charm Spirit) began her three-year-old season on the perfect note with a victory in Pencarrow colours in Friday’s $10,000 Celebrating Melody Belle (1200m) at Taupo.
Page 1 of 178 (7 results per page)
  [01] 02 03 04 05    6>>