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    Numbers Keep Stacking Up for Showcasing

    10 July 2017

    Off the back of some telling statistical analysis comparing Showcasing (GB) (Oasis Dream) to Iffraaj (GB) (Zafonic) at the same stage of his career, Showcasing has enjoyed another successful week in one of his strongest markets, Singapore. Continue reading

  • Showcasing vs Iffraaj - Who's On Top?

    29 June 2017

    So, you’ve received the 2017 Stallion Register and it’s time to firm up those mating decisions for the breeding season which is coming up faster than some of us would like to admit. And let’s face it, Kiwi’s are renowned for being late decision makers but, when it comes to the mating of our mares, t … Continue reading

  • The Countdown Is On!

    27 June 2017

    The Haunui stallion trio of Belardo (Ire) (Lope de Vega), Iffraaj (GB) (Zafonic) and Showcasing (GB) (Oasis Dream) have entered quarantine in the UK and are set to land in New Zealand on the 15th of July with their arrival at Haunui set for the end of July. Continue reading

  • Another Strong Showing at Royal Ascot for Showcasing

    26 June 2017

    With Europe’s premier week of racing completed at Royal Ascot, Haunui Farm stallion Showcasing (GB) (Oasis Dream) has come away yet again with some positive results. Continue reading

  • Two New Stakes Winners for Lope de Vega

    09 June 2017

    Since the announcement that Belardo (Ire) (Lope de Vega) will be joining the Haunui Farm stallion roster in 2017, his sire Lope de Vega (Ire) (Shamardal) has enjoyed a great run of success with the Group One win of Vega Magic (Aus) in the Goodwood last month and this week, two further stakes winners … Continue reading

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    Haunui Requires a Stallion Groom for 2017

    02 June 2017

    ​After more than ten years in Haunui colours, our Stallion and Racehorse Manager, Tiaan Volschenk will be leaving us this month to take up a new challenge and a career change to join the Civil Construction industry. Continue reading

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    Showcasing 2YO’s Impressing with Royal Ascot Not Far Away

    01 June 2017

    The Royal Ascot meeting is just around the corner and racing in the Northern Hemisphere is starting to wind up with the completion of the English and Irish Guineas meetings and the Epsom Derby just days away. Continue reading

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    Another Derby Contender for Iffraaj sees his Book Full for 2017

    29 May 2017

    The Iffraaj (GB) (Zafonic) train kept rolling in Australia this weekend with three-year-old Order Again (NZ) (Iffraaj) putting in a dogged performance to take out the Group Three BRC Grand Prix Stakes (2200m). Not surprisingly, that has seen Iffraaj’s book closed for the 2017 season with a full comp … Continue reading

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    Third G1 Winner for Iffraaj

    22 May 2017

    2017 is proving the year of Iffraaj (GB) (Zafonic) with the Haunui Farm stallion siring his third Group One winner for the year with the Godolphin-owned Ribchester (Ire) (Iffraaj) adding the Lockinge Stakes at Newbury to his already impressive record. Continue reading

  • Australian G1 Winner for Lope De Vega Great Timing for Haunui

    21 May 2017

    Success in the thoroughbred industry is all about timing and, there couldn’t have been a better time for Lope de Vega (Ire) (Shamardal) to sire his first Australian Group One winner given that 2017 will see his dual Group One-winner Belardo (Ire) standing his first Southern Hemisphere season at Haun … Continue reading