Bloodstock
BREEDING INSIGHTS: Another star for Alexender?
Leo Powell
Leo Powell looks at the pedigree of a 2020 daughter of Mount Nelson and the smart racemare Swing Bowler
28 January 2020 Bloodstock Sales
SALES: Solid opening to the 2020 sales season in Ireland
The top price of €60,000 was down on last year's best but the median increased by 22%
1 November 2019 Latest News
Mount Nelson succumbs to leg infection
Boardsmill Stud stallion is the sire of both sprinter Librisa Breeze and staying hurdler Penhill
PEDIGREE ANALYSIS: Shamardal's outstanding year continues
The Kildangan Stud stallion has had eight Group 1-winning descendants in Europe in 2019 and had a big-race double at Ascot on Saturday. Boardsmill Stud's Mount Nelson has also had a notable year
10 October 2019 Pedigree analysis
SIRE REVIEWS: Standing at Kedrah House Stud : Berkshire
Dr Sieglinde McGee looks at the prospects of the exceptionally good-looking Berkshire who stands his first season in Ireland in 2019
15 March 2019 Stallion reviews
SALES: ROUND-UP
Ryan McElligott looks at top lots, vendors and purchasers at Goffs December National Hunt Sale
14 December 2018 Bloodstock Sales
Figures down on first day of foals, but pivotal sessions still to come
A €63,000 Soldier Of Fortune colt beat the top price from this day 12 months ago, although the aggregate, mean, median and clearance rate were all down
12 November 2018 Bloodstock Sales
It's all a Breeze for Mount Nelson
Leo Powell celebrates a first Group 1 winner for Mount Nelson, who, earlier this year, sired the Grade 1 National Hunt winner Penhill
27 October 2017 Pedigree analysis
Mount Nelson - Standing at Boardsmill Stud
Mount Nelson, sire of a Grade 1 winner at the Cheltenham Festival, is a new addition for 2017 at Boardsmill Stud and is reviewed by Michael Ross
31 March 2017 Stallion reviews
Mount Nelson to Boardsmill Stud
Leo Powell reports that Mount Nelson is set to join Kalanisi and Court Cave at Boardsmill Stud in 2017
28 October 2016 Latest News
PEDIGREE NOTES: Stakes winners in Royal Ascot week
Group 1 wins for Bernstein, Danehill Dancer, Galileo, Invincible Spirit, Kyllachy, Le Havre, Lord Shanakill, Paco Boy and Showcasing
17 June 2016
PEDIGREE NOTES: Stakes winners from 30th May to 5th June
Group 1 classics for Galileo, Sea The Stars and Wootton Bassett; Group 2 classic success for Azamour; Urban Sea paternal grandam of the Derby 1-2-3; Group 1 win for Dubawi