Champion broodmare Helsinge, the mother of Black Caviar has died aged 15.
Helsinge who never raced, foaled two Group 1 winners in the way of unbeaten mare Black Caviar and All Too Hard with another one of her foals Moshe also standing at stud.
In tragic news… Helsinge the mum of champion Black Caviar has passed away in recent days. Owner Rick Jamieson has confirmed the sad loss.
— Andrew Bensley (@AndrewBensley) January 10, 2017