|Catalogues for April's
Australian Easter Yearling Sale have been released producing a mouth watering selection of
William Inglis & Son's
Managing Direction Reg Inglis said he was delighted with the catalogue he had prepared for
the three day selling spectacular.
"We are extremely proud to offer buyers an outstanding
catalogue of some 615 select yearlings, featuring 53 sibilings to Group One winners,
including such celebrated performers as Shogun Lodge, Dane Ripper, Assertive Lad, Juggler,
Camarena, Adam, Grand Archway, Champagne, Magical Miss, Naturalism, Fairy King Parwn and
Zabeel," Inglis said.
"There is no shortage of yearlings from star racemares
including 54 from Group One winners," he added.
Those Group One winners represented include Let's Elope,
Dane Ripper, Lady Jakeo, Joie Denise, Savannah Success, Burst, Tycoon Lil, Danendri,
Assertive Lass, Triscay, Ruffles, Midnight Fever, Zacheline, Euphoria, La Volta, Alacrity,
Coogee Walk and Mannerism.
The sale will kick away with the first of three sessions
from 10.30am on Tuesday April 2. It will the continue over the following two days.
All of the country's leading stallions will be represented.
Those with large drafts include Anabaa (17), Danehill (56), Danzero (15), Desert Prince
(18), End Sweep (35), Flying Spur (28), Grand Lodge (13), Marscay (17), Octagonal (29),
Peintre Celebre (29), Red Ransom (17), Snippets (10), Thunder Gulch (15), Unbridled's Song
(12), Woodman (36), and Zabeel (42).
The first lot to be offered at the auction will be a bay
colt from Arrowfield Stud. The colt is by the leading American sire End Sweep and from the
Yeats mare Yeatsina. Therefore the colt is a half brother to the stakes winners Seto
Flowerian, Presina and The Golden Dane.
Fans of Zabeel won't have to wait long to see on his
yearlings offered. Lot two is a bay filly from Vinery (acting as agents for Victoria's
Wood Nook Farm) from the Group One winning Deputy Governor mare Yelgun Dawn.
A further early highlight could be the bay colt from
Newhaven Park by Woodman. The colt is out of the Group Three winner Zephyr Souba, and is a
half brother to the Group One winners Naturalism and Crystal Palace.
Other major highlights of the sale are:
Lot 8 - bay filly by Zabeel from A Goodlookin' Broad.
Half sister to the brilliant Group winning three-year-old Pure Theatre by perennial New
Zealand champion sire.
Lot 29 - bay filly by Zabeel from Arletty
First foal of the dual Group Two winning Centaine mare Arletty.
Lot 30 - bay colt by Zabeel from Assertive Lass
By champion New Zealand sire from the dual Group One winning Zeditave mare Assertive Lass.
The colt's dam is also a full brother to the former champion 3YO Assertive Lad.
Lot 33 - brown filly by Octagonal from Assie Consul
Half sister to the brilliant present day Hong Kong star Solid Contact by Australia's boom
young stallion Octagonal.
Lot 38 - bay colt by Flying Spur from Ballroom Babe
By one of Australia's best young stallions and out of the triple New Zealand Group One
winning mare Ballroom Babe.
Lot 45 - bay filly by Thunder Gulch from Bespoken
Half sister to the champion present season two-year-old Bel Esprit. By top dual hemisphere
Lot 55 - bay colt by Anabaa from Bounteous
Half brother to the ill-fated champion mare of 1996/97 Saleous and Group Two winner
Passmore by exciting son of Danzig, Anabaa.
Lot 56 - bay filly by Danehill from Bracken Bank
Full sister to unbeaten Lindsay Park galloper being by champion Danehill and out of the
Sir Tristram Group Two winner Bracken Bank.
Lot 63 - chestnut filly by Peintre Celebre from Burst
Half sister to G3 placed South African galloper First Burst. Out of the three time G1
winner Burst, who's best win came in the Golden Slipper Stakes as a two-year-old.
Lot 72 - bay colt by Danehill from Canny Miss
Full brother to the Queensland Derby and Guineas winner Camarena.
Lot 77 - bay colt by Zeditave from Cast Your Eye
Half brother to the champion New Zealand 2YO colt Flying Babe.
Lot 80 - bay colt by Danehill from Catnipped
First foal of the Magic Millions Classic winner Catnipped by Australia's king of the
breeding scene Danehill.
Lot 97 - bay colt by Danehill from Circles of Gold
By the champion Danehill out of the AJC Oaks winner Circles of Gold, who was also a three
time G1 runner-up.
Lot 105 - bay filly by Zabeel from Coogee Walk
Second foal of the New Zealand champion mare Coogee Walk a daughter of a Group One winner
by a Group One winner and champion sire.
Lot 113 - bay filly by Danehill from Crimson
First foal of the Group winning Zabeel mare Crimson, a three-quarter sister to VRC Derby
Lot 125 - bay colt by Zabeel from Danendri
By a champion New Zealand sire from a dual Group One winning Danehill mare who was crowned
the champion 3YO filly of the 1996/97 season.
Lot 130 - bay colt by Perugino from Dapper's Ace
Three quarter brother to the champion galloper Testa Rossa.
Lot 134 - chestnut filly by Spectrum from Delightful Belle
Half sister to the Golden Slipper winner Belle du Jour.
Lot 147 - bay colt by Danehill from Duchy of Cornwall
Half brother to the stakes winners Newquay, Civil List and Lands End by the mighty
Lot 158 - bay colt by Zabeel from Essylt
Full brother to the Emirates Stakes (G1) winner Bezeal Bay.
Lot 171 - bay colt by Zabeel from Ferragamo
Zabeel colt from the multiple Group winning New Zealand performer Ferragamo.
Lot 178 - brown colt by Zabeel from Flitter
Son of the champion mare Flitter - a winner of nine races - two of which game at Group One
Lot 181 - bay colt by Danewin from Fly Power
Full brother to the Gosford Slipper winner Shouq and half brother to stakes performers
Kapuna and Young Bill.
Lot 187 - brown colt by Bubble Gum Fellow from French
Son of the Group One winner French Resort (Adelaide Cup).
Lot 192 - bay colt by Flying Spur from Gabbing Gloria
Half brother to the Rosehill Guineas and Caulfield Cup winner Diatribe (recently retired
to stud in Victoria).
Lot 199 - bay colt by Peintre Celebre from God's Girl
Half brother to the CF Orr Stakes winner Racer's Edge by French Arc winning champion
Lot 204 - bay colt by Red Ransom from Good News
Half brother to the VRC Derby winner Hit the Roof by the American champion freshman sire
Lot 213 - brown colt by Octagonal from Heart Ruler
Second foal of the Group One winning Marscay mare Heart Ruler. By the brilliant Octagonal.
Lot 215 - brown colt by Danewin from Her Mink Coat
Three quarter brother to Group Three winning and Group One placed Moonflute.
Lot 216 - bay colt by Rubiton from Hi De Ho
Full brother to the George Main Stakes and Stradbroke Handicap winner Adam.
Lot 219 - grey colt by Desert Prince from Hooked Bid
Half brother to VRC Oaks and Thousand Guineas winner Magical Miss.
Lot 222 - bay filly by Zabeel from Imposing Bloom
Half sister to the former champion kiwi filly and mare Champagne. By champion kiwi sire.
Lot 223 - bay filly by Danehill from Impulsive Rhythm
Full sister to Group Three winner King of Danes.
Lot 227 - grey colt by Desert King from Inquisit
Half brother to the Sydney Cup and SA Derby winner Count Chivas and Wyong Cup winner Sea
Captain by the Derby winner Desert King, a son of Danehill.
Lot 230 - brown colt by Octagonal from It's My Sin
Second foal of the Group One winning Success Express mare It's My Sin by Octagonal.
Lot 231 - bay colt by Langfuhr from Janelle Again
Half brother to the Group Two winner Fair Embrace by a triple Group One winner.
Lot 234 - chestnut colt by End Sweep from Joie Denise
Out of a Group One winning daughter of a champion. The colt is a half brother to this
season's stakes winning two-year-old Sunday Joy and stakes placed three-year-old Joie.
Lot 241 - bay filly by Danehill from Kapchat
Full sister to the stakes placed Princesa out of the Group One winner Kapchat.
Lot 243 - chestnut filly by End Sweep from Kashalyn
Half sister to the four time Group One winning champion Juggler and stakes placed
Malaysian galloper High Wire.
Lot 245 - bay colt by Danehill from Kenbelle
By the champion Danehill and out of the AJC Oaks and Queen of the Turf Stakes winner
Lot 252 - bay filly by Zabeel from L'quiz
Full sister to the champion New Zealand mare Champagne.
Lot 257 - bay colt by Woodman from La Volta
First foal of the Australasian Oaks winner La Volta. By the champion dual hemisphere sire
Lot 270 - bay colt by Quest for Fame from Leica Pretender
Half brother to the Derby winning champion Nothin' Leica Dane as well as the stakes winner
Thrilling Day and stakes placed pair of She's a Pretender and Star of Light.
Lot 271 - bay colt by Zabeel from Let's Elope
Half brother to the brilliant Group winning three-year-old Ustinov and stakes placed
French filly Yes I Will out of the champion local mare Let's Elope.
Lot 272 - bay colt by Fuji Kiseki from Let's Shuffle
By a rising talent of the sire scene and the colt is a half brother to the multiple Group
One winner Juanmo.
Lot 274 - bay colt by Royal Academy from Lilting
Full brother to the Group Two winner Honour the Name. From a 2YO stakes winner.
Lot 278 - bay colt by Quest for Fame from Lodore Magic
Second foal of the champion New Zealand 2YO by a brilliant former racehorse cum sire.
Lot 279 - brown colt by End Sweep from London Lights
Half brother to the Flight Stakes (G1) winner Only a Lady.
Lot 281 - chestnut filly by Spinning World from Love Dance
Daughter of the mutiple Group One winning Kaapstad mare Love Dance. By a five time Group
Lot 286 - chestnut colt by Flying Spur from Lurestina
Half brother to the stakes winner Miss Bussell from a Group One winner.
Lot 287 - bay filly by Thunder Gulch from Lycra
Half sister to the record breaking Group winner The Man from the dual Group One winner
Lycra, crowned the champion 2YO of NZ in 1989/90.
Lot 296 - bay colt by Marscay from Mannerism
Half brother to Peter Pan Stakes winner Dandify and stakes placed Manner Hill. From the
champion mare Mannerism.
Lot 303 - chestnut colt by Snippets from Midnight Sun
Three quarter brother to the QTC Cup winner Scandinavia. From a Sydney stakes winner.
Lot 305 - bay colt by Desert Sun frm Millrich
By a leading son of Green Desert out of the Group winning Rubiton mare Millrich.
Lot 312 - bay colt by Zabeel from Miss Priority
Half brother to the stakes winner Miss Power Bird. By champion Zabeel.
Lot 316 - bay colt by Zabeel from Misty Gulch
By the champion Zabeel out of an unraced three quarter sister to the mighty
Lot 317 - bay filly by Woodman from Money Thinks
Half sister to the recent stakes winner Heritiere out of the NSW stakes winner Money
Thinks. By the top sire Woodman.
Lot 334 - chestnut colt by Marscay frm Olympic Aim
Full brother to the AJC Oaks winner Circles of Gold.
Lot 335 - bay colt by Danehill from Only a Lady
Second foal of the Flight Stakes winning Sir Tristram mare Only a Lady. By the champion
Lot 349 - bay colt by Danehill from Peruzzi
Three quarter brother to Spring Champion Stakes winner Viking Ruler. From a Group Two
winning three quarter sister to Tristalove and Antwerp and three quarter sister in blood
to Octagonal and Mouawad.
Lot 365 - bay colt by Octagonal from Pride of Tahnee
Half brother to Group One winners Shogun Lodge, Referral and Singing the Blues.
Lot 387 - brown colt by Zabeel from Regal Mel
Full brother to the Auckland Cup (G1) winner Our Unicorn.
Lot 391 - brown colt by Zabeel from Relations
Full brother to the Group One VRC Oaks runner-up Manang.
Lot 395 - bay colt by Last Tycoon from Rhum Dancer
Half brother to the sensational miler Umrum.
Lot 398 - brown colt by Octagonal from Roadsong
Half brother to the Blue Diamond Stakes winner Road to Success and the G3 winner Condotti.
Out of the dual stakes winning Haulpak mare Roadsong.
Lot 399 - chestnut filly by Marscay from Role
Full sister to the QTC Sires' Produce Stakes winner Reenact.
Lot 400 - bay colt by Zabeel from Rose of Danehill
Second foal of the triple Group Two winning Danehill mare Rose of Danehill. By the
champion New Zealand sire Zabeel.
Lot 403 - bay colt by Red Ransom from Rossignol
Half brother to the sale topping $1.1 million yearling of last year. Half brother to the
Group Two winner Schubert.
Lot 413 - bay colt by Danehill from Savannah Success
First foal of the champion New Zealand performer Savannah Success - a winner of the Ansett
Australia Stakes in Sydney and the New Zealand Oaks in Auckland.
Lot 426 - bay filly by Danehill from Shindig
Second foal of the record breaking Coolmore Classic winner Shindig.
Lot 433 - grey colt by End Sweep from Skating
Colt from the champion 3YO sprinter of 1992/3 Skating. Half brother to the stakes
performers Skates and Tordean.
Lot 443 - brown colt by Marscay from Snowdrift
Half brother to the brilliant current season two-year-old Snowland.
Lot 446 - bay filly by Danehill from Sommes Sound
Half sister to the Group One winning siblings Assertive Lass and Assertive Lad.
Lot 455 - bay filly by Peintre Celebre from Spyglass
Half sister to the Group One winner Iron Horse and stakes placed runner-up Specular.
Lot 456 - grey colt by Royal Academy from St Bridget's Well
By Australia's hottest sire and this colt is a half brother to Group Two winner Sarson
Trail. Out of a stakes winning Three Legs mare.
Lot 457 - bay colt by Thunder Gulch from Stage Hit
Half brother to the stakes winners Encores, Irradiate and Sir Laurence as well as the dam
of Splendid Horse.
Lot 460 - bay colt by Danehill from Star of Light
Three quarter brother to the VRC Derby winning champion Nothin' Leica Dane.
Lot 462 - bay or brown filly by Spinning World from
Daughter of the former brilliant Perth mare Starstruck, a winner of the G1 Australian Cup
Lot 463 - bay colt by Red Ransom from Startling Lass
Half brother to the stakes winners Shovhog and Shovoff. Out of the Group Two winning
Luskin Star mare Startling Lass.
Lot 475 - bay filly by Pentire from Superior Miss
Half sister to the Victoria Derby and Wellington Cup winner Second Coming.
Lot 478 - grey colt by Danehill from Swiftsynd
Half brother to the dual Group Two winner Le Zagaletta. Out of the record breaking Group
Lot 480 - bay filly by Danehill from Sybeel
Second foal of the Group winning Zabeel mare Sybeel.
Lot 488 - bay colt by King of Kings from Teneriffe
Half brother to the record breaking dual Group One winner Toledo and fellow stakes winners
Less Than Zero and You Are My Sweety as well as SP Bart.
Lot 506 - chestnut colt by Thunder Gulch from Triscay
Half brother to the Group One winner La Baraka. Out of the champion five time Group One
Lot 515 - bay colt by Octagonal from Twiglet
Half brother to Group One winners Easy Rocking and Fairy King Prawn. Out of the champion
Group winning broodmare Twiglet.
Lot 520 - bay colt by Zabeel from Tycoon Lil
First foal of the champion Last Tycoon mare Tycoon Lil. By New Zealand's trailblazer
Lot 530 - bay colt by Desert King from Very Droll
Three quarter brother to champion filly Ha Ha and stakes winner Dry Humour.
Lot 542 - bay filly by Danzero from Vreeland
Full sister to the Group One Flight Stakes winner Danglissa.
Lot 548 - brown colt by Danehill from Wing Space
Half brother to the Group One winner Special Dane.