Category Archives: Sport and Racing

Best of breed in sport

Best of Breed’s top three sporting moments 2015 No.1 Winx Winx smashed Might and Power’s 1997 W.S. Cox Plate track record and recorded the greatest winning margin since Sunline in 2000. No.2 American Pharoah American Pharoah breaks a 37 year drought and wins the US Triple Crown. No.3 Stuart Broad Stuart Broad takes 8/15 at […]

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Right to the front for American Pharoah

Racecaller: They’re off, in the Belmont Stakes. Not a great start for American Pharoah, but he will be set for the lead by Victor Espinoza. So he waits no longer. Right to the front for American Pharoah… And here it is, the 37 year wait is over. American Pharoah is finally the one. American Pharoah […]

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Sixty-three not out

A man who wore the baggy green so well. And still does, as he reigns down on the Cricket World Cup 2015. ***** LHenderson is a communications specialist.

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World’s best asset class produces her best return

It’s not often royalty is born and bred in your home state Victoria. Black Caviar delivered her first foal on 13 September, a gorgeous bay filly, with a white mark on her forehead and two white socks on her front feet! Her investment value? Priceless. The world’s best asset class has just delivered her best […]

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Tommy

Deepest sympathy to Maureen and the Hafey family at the passing of our beloved Tommy last month. We are all so much better off for having known this truly great man. An inspiration to us all, his legacy will endure. And his legacy includes that of AFL super coach, with a dynasty just continues on. […]

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Spirit Of Booooom!

It’s not often that a ‘bridesmaid in sport’ inspires you. But when Spirit Of Boom got up to win this year’s William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley, he reminded us of what racing’s all about. Persistence. No longer the luckless second to the great horses at Group One level, he broke through for his first G1 win, […]

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Great moments in Aussie sport 2013

Best of Breed’s top three iconic sporting moments See if you agree! No.1 Black Caviar With nothing left to prove, Nellie retired unbeaten for 25 starts and 25 wins! A perfect record. Black Caviar proved her outperformance as the ‘world’s best asset class’, a phase I branded for her on Australia Day 2012, just prior […]

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Lord’s has ‘urned’ a great reputation

Shane Warne delivered his first ball in an Ashes series on English soil, known as the ‘Ball of the Century’. Richie Benaud was in the commentary box at Old Trafford on 4 June 1993 and described the moment: First ball in Test cricket in England for Shane Warne… And he’s done it! He started off with the […]

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Being a champion means nothing left to prove

It’s official. It’s not over, it’s just beginning for the world’s best asset class Black Caviar, with a portfolio return that already boasts the following: Wins: 25 from 25! Australian record holder of the most number of Group 1 wins with 15, surpassing the record she shared with Kingston Town after win #24! Track record holder of the Black […]

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Black Caviar farewell tour worth the weight!

There’s nothing wrong with being ‘overweight’ in the ‘world’s best asset class’! On 16 February 2013 Black Caviar continued her run of investment outperformance with 23 consecutive wins! In a flash, she put her stamp on the Group 1 race re-named the ‘Black Caviar Lightning’ at Flemington and scorched the turf at weight-for-age, over 1,000 metres, and in a course record time of […]

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