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Miss Finland Son Ready for Debut
Blue blooded colt Nordicus is set to make his eagerly anticipated debut for trainer Bjorn Baker in the TAB Handicap (1250m) for 2YO colts & geldings at Canterbury Park today. Bred by Arrowfield Stud, who have retained an interest, Nordicus is by Arrowfield's six-time Gr1 winner & former New Zealand Horse of the Year Dundeel out of former champion filly Miss Finland. Purchased for $900,000 by Craig Rounsefell's Boomer Bloodstock at the 2017 Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale, Nordicus is a half-brother to Group 1 Thousand Guineas heroine Stay With Me (Street Cry). Nordicus will be ridden by Blake Shinn and is currently rated a $6 chance in TAB's pre-post market.