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Australian Sires Premiership Update

Friday, 25th August 2017

Heading towards the completion of the first month of the 2017-18 racing season, Arrowfield Stud's incumbent Champion Australian Sire Snitzel is high-balling at the top of the national sires' leader board with progeny earnings of $1,065,918. Doing the chasing in second position is Darley's deceased shuttler & Gr1 Dubai World Cup winner Street Cry, runner-up in last season's Sires' Premiership, while Coolmore Stud's former Champion Sire Fastnet Rock rounds out the top three. According to arion.co.nz, the Top 10 ranked stallions in Australia (as of 17 August) are:

  1. Snitzel (Redoute's Choice) - $1,065,918
  2. Street Cry (Machiavellian) - $697,280
  3. Fastnet Rock (Danehill) - $567,374
  4. Star Witness (Starcraft) - $515,720
  5. Galileo (Sadler's Wells) - $458,300
  6. I Am Invincible (Invincible Spirit) - $457,154
  7. Sebring (More Than Ready) - $454,671
  8. Written Tycoon (Iglesia) - $431,414
  9. Bel Esprit (Royal Academy) - $412,154
  10. High Chaparral (Sadler's Wells) - $393,360

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