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Trade secrets: how to pick a winner

BY Matt Kelly - @matty_kel
3 years ago Breeding

HOW do you identify a Stakes winner when they haven’t even set foot on a racetrack yet?

What’s considered when assessing these youngsters? What are the good signs and what are the non-negotiables that have agents, trainers and owners putting a line though possible purchases?

Watch: Inglis Sales, day two wrap

Veteran bloodstock agent Brett Howard has judged more yearlings that most.

He recently allowed exclusive access to his research and his processes during the Inglis Easter Sales in Sydney.

In the above video, he reveals all his secrets to finding that next superstar galloper of the turf.




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