Breeding & Racing News

October 2, 2021

Spirit Of Boom Filly Blows Them Away in Maribyrnong Trial

Mick Price and Michael Kent Jnr have trained the winners of the two two-year-old races in Melbourne this season, the latest being the Spirit of Boom filly Get In The Spirit, who showed a clean pair of heels in Saturday’s […]
August 5, 2021

Spirit of Boom Champion QLD Stallion for Third Year Straight

Champion Queensland Stallion 2020/2021 Season Spirit of Boom continues to dominate the Queensland Champion Sire award, having now won it in three out of four seasons that he has been represented with progeny to race. His best runner in the […]
July 13, 2021

200 Winners for Spirit of Boom

Spirit of Boom was a prolific winner on the racetrack and has been equally effective at stud since retiring to Eureka Stud in 2014, spending his first four seasons at a fee of $11,000 before blossoming into one of the […]
May 17, 2021

Prince of Boom romps home in the Group 2 Spirit of Boom Classic

Just six days after making a sensational debut at the Sunshine Coast, Prince of Boom did the right thing by the sponsor when he turned a competitive looking Group II Spirit Of Boom Classic (1200m) (Champagne Classic) at Doomben into […]
May 7, 2021

2021 Stallion Fees Announced

Eureka Stud will consolidate its stallion roster for the 2021 breeding season to stand Champion Queensland sire Spirit of Boom and Encryption, the son of Champions Lonhro and Guelph. Spirit of Boom enters his eighth stud season in an exciting […]
April 19, 2021

Finance Tycoon a Class Above in the Showdown

On the go since finishing second to General Beau in the Darley Spring Preview at Flemington back on September 23, the Written Tycoon colt Finance Tycoon put in a career best in the $1million Showdown (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday. […]
December 10, 2020


The 2021 Magic Millions Yearling Sale will usher in the beginning of a new era for Queensland’s sire sensation Spirit of Boom, with this crop of yearlings his first bred from a higher fee of $55,000 resulting in a premium […]
November 15, 2020

Jonker Breaks Takeover Target’s 1200m Doomben Track Record

Winless since kickstarting his career with runaway wins at Wyong and Newcastle back in December 2017, Jonker made a statement for his new stable when lowering Takeover Targets Doomben 1200m course record in Saturday’s Listed Keith Noud Quality. Now trained […]
November 3, 2020

Finance Tycoon Wins Group 3 Maribyrnong Plate

Melbourne Cup Day at Flemington started with a winner for the Lindsay Park training team with Written Tycoon colt Finance Tycoon downing race favourite Ingratiating to win the Group III VRC Maribyrnong Plate (1000m). Second on debut in the Darley […]
October 20, 2020


SPIRIT OF BOOM CHAMPION SIRE OF QUEENSLAND AGAIN Spirit of Boom has been crowned Champion Sire of Queensland for a second consecutive year in the 2019/20 racing season. His achievement included an impressive 96 individual winners (inc 5 stakes winners) […]
September 26, 2020

Pippie Wins Second Group 1

Quality sprinter Pippie secured a second career G1 with a lightning display of speed to win last night’s Moir Stakes at The Valley. Having just her 12th career start – of which she has now won six for $1.2m in […]
July 4, 2020

Jami Lady gets her stakes win and makes it 12 for Spirit of Boom

As her record indicates, Jami Lady has not run a bad race in her 19-start career so it was a well-deserved maiden stakes win in Saturday’s Listed Bright Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Eagle Farm for the four-year-old daughter of Sprit […]