Bay Colt 2.5% - $1,750 GST incl. / 5% - $3,500 GST incl. / 10% - $7,000 GST incl. Now syndicating!

Quality colt purchased at exceptional value at the 2020 Inglis Classic sale - same sale we purchased Yankee Rose, She Will Reign & Samadoubt

Trainer Bjorn Baker

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Breeding: Press Statement x Chelsea Rose

Sex: Bay Colt

Trainer: Bjorn Baker

Share: 2.5% - $1,750 / 5% - $3,500 / 10% - $7,000

Paid up until: 1/4/2020

Sale: Lot 53 Inglis Classic sale $30,000+GST




  • Press Statement is a natural athlete. He was an undefeated Group 1 winning 2yo – 3 starts, 3 wins including the Group 1 BRC J.J. Atkins Stakes.  He then went on to win the time-honoured Caulfield Guineas Gr.1 as a Spring 3yo, which has been won by successful stallions such as Lonhro, Redoute’s Choice, Luskin Star, All Too Hard, Vain, etc.

  • Press Statement retired in 2016 as the only colt of his year to win a Group 1 race at 2 and 3.

  • Press Statement became the 4th horse in history to claim the Group 1 mile double of the J.J. Atkins at 2 and the Caulfield Guineas at 3, joining greats like Mahogany and Luskin Star. In 2019 the 5th horse in history to do it was The Autumn Sun.

  • As far as pedigree goes, Press Statement is by Champion First & Second Season Sire Hinchinbrook and is the only commercial sire son of the late Hinchinbrook at stud. His dam Kaaptive Empress has produced 6 winners including 2 Gr.1 winners PRESSDAY and PRESS STATEMENT.

  • A beautifully made colt with stunning looks and impeccable conformation

  • Energetic, Agile, razor sharp sprinting colt

  • Good depth of girth, this is believed to be important to house decent sized lungs. The larger the lungs, the greater the oxygen intake enabling peak performance under racing conditions. STAMINA

  • Good balance, strong gaskins (calf muscles) and powerful hindquarters which generates SERIOUS SPEED

  • Exceptionally gifted moving colt

  • Very good length of body

  • Very good hindquarter

  • Stunning colt that should sprint early on train on to run a mile

  • To be trained by Bjorn Baker - Trainer of 2 exceptional horses - Musica Magnate, Samadoubt and Winning Rupert

  • Will be nominated for the 2021 Golden Slipper and Golden Rose

  • Eligible for the $8million Inglis Race series

  • The DAM - Chelsea Rose

  • By speed Sire Hennessy

  • 2 time winner including placing at metro level

  • Producer of 3 winners on the track thus far

  • a 1/2 sister to ILOVETHISCITY- Group 1 winner

  • His pedigree has a double cross of Sir Tristram and a double cross of Storm Bird

  • Bred on similar patterns to

  • Irish Lights

  • Hinchinbrook

  • Foxwedge

  • Snitty Kitty

  • Atlantic jewel


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