Monthly Archives: April 2023

It’s In The Blood – Caste

By |2023-04-28T04:30:27+00:00April 27th, 2023|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot|

Racing and breeding sparkles with stories of twists of fate and happenstance that turn people’s lives. In the late 19th century, a young man named Robert Clyde “RC” Packer, enduring a rotten day at the track in his native Tasmania, found ten shillings on the ground, stuck it on something’s nose at 12-1 – and

Sir Prancealot Filly Caste Captures Nitschke Stakes

By |2023-04-23T06:07:12+00:00April 23rd, 2023|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot|

Lightly raced filly Caste became the first Australian stakes-winner for Cornerstone Stud shuttler Sir Prancelot (IRE) and his fourteenth worldwide when capturing the Listed H C Nitschke Stakes (1400m) at Morphettville on Saturday. Ridden by Jake Toeroek for Ben and JD Hayes, Caste defeated the fast-finishing favourite Royal Merchant (Merchant Navy) by a short-head with