Group I Captain Cook Stakes Day at Trentham, with the Group II Concorde Handicap staged at Ellerslie
New Zealand trainer John Sargent was the first to have progeny of The Oaks Stud stallion Darci Brahma to greet the judge, when Super Easy prevailed in record time at Trentham on Saturday
Starcraft filly We Can Say It Now made it back-to-back group one victories in just eight days when powering away to win the Captain Cook Stakes at Trentham on Saturday
Given time, the Lance Noble-trained filly Chaparral Lass could develop into a worthy Oaks contender after her impressive win at Matamata on Thursday
Saturday's Group 2, New Zealand Bloodstock Concorde Handicap (1200m) is one of the form races heading into the Group 1 Railway Stakes (1200m) on New Year's Day.
Dead footing at Matamata on Thursday
A black type winner as a three-year-old, Mercury Mistress produced a dominant performance to win at Pukekohe on Wednesday
New Zealand thoroughbred turnover for the period ending November 28th, 2010
At a distance short of his best, Red Ruler, who was luckless in a recent Melbourne campaign, annihilated his rivals at Pukekohe on Wednesday
Good2 for Wednesday meeting
Last week's racing saw two Karaka graduates gain valuable black type with Celeris at Otaki on Friday and Loose Change at Wanganui on Saturday.
New Zealand Bloodstock on Monday launched the Select and Festival catalogues which are now online.
A three-quarter brother to Elvstroem and Haradasun, the good-looking Raffles Knight scored at Ellerslie on Saturday for trainer Stephen McKee
Any one of four horse could have won the Wanganui Cup, as they past the post in unison, but the decision went the way of Loose Change
The Group III Eagle Technology Stakes at Ellerslie on Saturday was won in superb style by Salvatore, who recorded his fourth win on end
Two North Island meetings on Saturday
Celeris, the mare that in October gave rookie trainer Leo Molloy a win with his first runner, recorded black type at Otaki on Friday, with victory in the listed Levin Stakes
Knocked out of contention in the 1000 Guineas, We Can Say It Now bounced back to win the Group I Levin Classic at Otaki on Friday
New Zealand Bloodstock on Friday launched its 2011 Karaka Premier Sale catalogue - Karaka Premier Sale has 503 entries, 20 more than last year's 483
Group I Levin Classic Day at Otaki