Cornerstone Stud News

Cornerstone to stand WORLD OF TROUBLE

By |2020-01-06T08:00:58+00:00January 6th, 2020|Cornerstone Stud News, News|

MEDIA RELEASE January 7, 2020 WORLD OF TROUBLE SHUTTLING TO AUSTRALIA World of Trouble, the fastest 3YO of his generation in North America by sire sensation Kantharos, will be shuttling to Australia in 2020 after recently retiring to stud at Hill ‘n’ Dale Farms in Kentucky. In a deal brokered by de Burgh Equine,

The Sire of the American Oaks Winner

By |2019-12-29T20:54:38+00:00December 29th, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot|

The opening day of the Santa Anita Carnival saw SIR PRANCEALOT deliver on the World stage with his 1st Grade 1 winner . . . .  Lady Prancealot parlayed a perfect trip under a gutsy Joe Bravo ride to grab her first Grade I trophy. Unhurried early and unaffected by the jostling into the

Seeing in the New Year with Sir Prancealot

By |2019-12-19T05:50:11+00:00December 19th, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot|

2020 will offer Yearling buyers a mouth watering opportunity to pick up the progeny of an incredible line up of 1st Season Sires . . . .  FROM a US Triple Crown winner through to a Golden Slipper victor, the highest rated Blue Diamond winner, a Caulfield Guineas winner as well as a Coolmore

Ambidexter Standing Tall

By |2019-11-22T04:38:54+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Ambidexter, Cornerstone Stud News, News|

AMBIDEXTER stands tall for South Australia with a level of consistency that most Hunter Valley Stallions can only wish for.  FROM only a small first crop of foals from his debut crop in 2014, AMBIDEXTER has produced 24 runners and 17 individual winners of a staggering 60 individual races. Not only that, his 3


By |2019-10-22T05:59:10+00:00October 21st, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Zebedee|

Vale ZEBEDEE, a ground breaking sire and beautiful character It is with a heavy heart that Cornerstone said goodbye to their beautiful, grey stallion ZEBEDEE on Thursday 17th October. Sam Hayes made the decision to suspend ZEBEDEE from stud duties following an awkward dismount from a mare in late September. Regrettably, that dismount appears

The Free Nom goes off to Balf

By |2019-09-06T04:35:49+00:00September 6th, 2019|Ambidexter, Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot|

The Sir Prancealot Race Series, run in conjunction with the Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club, provided an early Spring highlight for Ryan Balfour and the connections of ZAGATO STAR.  The winner of Heat 1 of the Cornerstone Stud Sir Prancealot Series went to a superbly well-timed run by Simon Price on the Ryan Balfour

Transcending Generations

By |2019-09-02T04:53:28+00:00September 2nd, 2019|Ambidexter, Cornerstone Stud News, News|

With AMBERDI running second in the Listed Penny Edition Stakes for Sue Jaensch, the 5yo mare’s performance did something quite notable for her sire AMBIDEXTER From only 35 recorded foals in AMBIDEXTER’s first crop, this remarkable son of COMMANDS has produced 22 runners, at a nearly unrivalled 17 individual winners (77% runners to winners)

Cornerstone & Gawler Barossa Jockey Club Join Forces

By |2019-08-06T06:18:31+00:00August 6th, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News|

In fantastic news for the industry and the Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club (GBJC), a new and exciting partnership can be announced with Cornerstone Stud.South Australia’s leading Thoroughbred Stud have partnered with the Gawler Club that will see the opportunity for amazing benefits for all within the industry both on and off the track.Sam Hayes

A Warm Welcome To Our New Additions

By |2019-07-12T06:02:01+00:00July 12th, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News|

A Warm Welcome To Our New Additions We've been breeding stars in the Barossa since 1965, yet this success isn't without the dedicated support of some wonderful employees. With the 2019 Breeding Season an "under-arms throw away", Sam Hayes and Cornerstone has invested heavily in his management team in the last few months to