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Octagonal Videos

Octangonal - Champion Australian racehorseSired by the great Zabeel, Octagonal always seems destined to become a legend of the Australian thoroughbred scene. The Octagonal Videos here show his brilliant turn of foot, that won him numerous Group One races. With His beautiful black coat and amazing stature, and distinctive all cerise colours, Octagonal was an endearing crowd favourite, referred to by many as “The People’s Horse”. With his gutsy and flashy trademark finishes, it is little wonder that he quickly became the fans favourite.

Information on Octagonal:

» Record: 28 Starts
» Career Earnings: $5,892,231

SIRE: Zabeel
DAM: Eight Carat
FOALED: 1992
SEX: Stallion
COLOUR: Bark Brown/Black
COUNTRY: New Zealand
BREEDER: Patrick and Justine Hogan
TRAINER: John Hawkes
OWNER: Bob and Jack Ingham

The Octagonal videos below are of a collection of his most memorable wins:

Tribute to a Champion – Octagonal “The Peoples Horse”

Octagonal’s Group One race wins:
• AJC Sires Produce Stakes (1995)
• WS Cox Plate (1995)
• Canterbury Guineas (1996)
• Rosehill Guineas (1996)
• Australian Derby (1996)
• Mercedes Classic (1996, 1997)
• Underwood Stakes (1996)
• Australian Cup (1997)
• Chipping Norton Stakes (1997)

1 comment… add one
  • Paul Dagam March 19, 2010, 2:19 am

    Is there a video or DVD for that matter, of Octagonals career from his first race to his final care when 2nd to Intergaze, including all his races even his losing races. We are indeed talking about a legendary horse here and i believe there should be a well documented video.

    Big O fan

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