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Flying Spur Jumps To Top Of Aust Sires Table
Arrowfield Stud sire Flying Spur (Danehill-Rolls, by Mr Prospector) has moved past last season's champion & fellow Arrowfield stallion Redoute's Choice (Danehill-Shantha's Choice, by Canny Lad) & jumped to the top of the 2006-07 Australian General Sires list following the weekend's Rosehill triumphs by 2YO filly Forensics (Flying Spur-Prove It, by Dehere) in winning the Gr1 Golden Slipper (1200m) & 3YO gelding Mentality (Flying Spur-Synaesthesia, by Quiet American) finishing runner-up in the Gr1 George Ryder Stakes (1500m). Flying Spur (himself a $160,000 yearling at the 1994 Inglis Easter Sale in Sydney) has 19 yearlings catalogued for next week's 2007 Inglis Easter Sale.