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China Horse Club Gelding Champion NZ 3YO
Madison County (Pins), who was named Champion 3YO at the 2019 New Zealand Horse of the Year Awards, was bought for $36,000 at the 2017 NZB Select Sale by owners China Horse Club. His three wins in the 2018-19 season came in the Gr1 Al Basti Equiworld New Zealand 2000 Guineas (1600m), the Gr1 Fusion Electrical Levin Classic (1600m), see below, and the Gr2 Hawke’s Bay Guineas. The Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman-trained gelding placed in all of his other starts, including the Karaka Million 3YO Classic (1600m) and the Gr1 Australian Derby (2400m) in Sydney.