|The 2002 Australian Select
Weanling Sale will be held at the William Inglis & Son Newmarket Complex in Sydney
Some 320 lots will be offered in the sale
which kicks away at 10am (EST).
All of the country's leading stallions will be represented
including Belong to Me, Canny Lad, Catbird, Danehill, Danehill Dancer, Danewin, Danzero,
Desert King, Desert Sun, Encosta de Lago, End Sweep, Fasliyev, Favorite Trick, Fuji
Kiseki, General Nediym, Grand Lodge, Hennessy, Honour and Glory, Jeune, King of Kings,
Marauding, Nureyev, Octagonal, Orpen, Quest for Fame, Red Ransom, Redoute's Choice,
Shovhog, Snippets, Spectrum, Strategic, Thunder Gulch, Timber Country, Xaar and Zeditave.
The feature lots include (in catalogue order):
Lot 14 - chestnut filly by Sunday Silence's Group One
winning son and promising sire Fuji Kiseki. She is out of the SAJC Oaks winner
Lot 30 - bay filly by the king of breeding Danehill out of
the European Group placed performer Deadly Nightshade. The filly is the first foal of the
mare, who is out of the Champion Filly Dead Certain.
Lot 39 - bay colt by Danehill's Champion and Group One
winner Redoute's Choice. From the Group One winning Marauding mare Euphoria. The colt is a
half brother to Melbourne stakes winner Fleet.
Lot 45 - bay colt by Thunder Gulch, last year's Champion US
sire, and from the unraced half sister to Group Two star Missionary Ridge and French Group
winner Seismic Wave. The colt is a half brother to the multiple stakes placed performer
Ideal Virtue and the dam of Group Three winner Sunday Gold.
Lot 48 - brown colt by Zabeel's champion racetrack and
rising stud sensational son Octagonal. He is from a winning three quarter sister to
Frontier Boy and half sister to Dundas Lane.
Lot 73 - bay colt by Champion galloper Fasliyev out of the
lightly raced three quarter sister to Group One winner Buryyourbelief.
Lot 81 - bay colt by Spectrum, a Classic winning son of
Rainbow Quest, and out of the four time winning Sovereign Edition mare Lady Blandford. The
colt is a half brother to the Group winner and Group One runner-up Tripping.
Lot 86 - chestnut filly by Champion American 3YO Real
Quiet, a son of Quiet American, and out of the three time winning Lunchtime mare Langham.
The filly is a half sister to the stakes winner Zedavite.
Lot 87 - bay filly by former Champion Irish Miler Second
Empire, a French Group One winning son of Fairy King. She is from the WA Oaks winner
Lot 90 - chestnut filly by Dr Fong, a stakes winning son of
the mighty Kris S. The filly is from an unraced half sister to Stage Hit, the dam of
Encores, Irradiate, Sir Laureance and Preview (dam of Pillaging).
Lot 91 - brown colt by Woodman's Champion son Way of Light.
He is a half brother to the dual Group One winning two-year-old Juanmo.
Lot 118 - bay colt by Real Quiet from a lightly raced
Miswaki mare who is a half sister to the Champion European mare Miss Alleged.
Lot 119 - the brown colt by Danehill's Champion son Danewin
is from the stakes placed Risen Star mare Misty Baby. She is a half sister to the dual
Group winner Sintra.
Lot 123 - bay filly by the Classic winner Spectrum. She is
a half sister to stakes placed Sydney galloper Summa Cum Laude.
Lot 126 - brown filly by Sunday Silence's impressive young
son Fuji Kiseki out of the half sister to Pride of Ingenue, Motown Blue and Forever
Lot 135 - brown colt by Storm Cat's Group One winning
two-year-old Hennessy. He is from the Auckland Cup placegetter North Lady, a three time
winner by Gold and Ivory.
Lot 146 - bay colt by Sunline's stakes placed sire Desert
Sun. He is from the multiple stakes winning and Group One placed Logical mare Palm Beach.
Lot 152 - brown filly by Champion galloper and exciting
young sire Octagonal, she is from the half sister to Very Droll (dam of Ha Ha). Family of
Champion 2YO and sire Rory's Jester.
Lot 161 - bay colt by Redoute's Choice from Prickly
Problem. The colt's sire was a Group One winning son of Danehill and his dam if an unraced
Thorn Dance mare who is a three quarter sister to Muhayaa and half sister to Group One
winner Bounding Basque and Group Two winner El Basco.
Lot 175 - bay colt by Honour and Glory from Rapide Pied. A
half brother to the star South Australian sprinter Corps Commander, by the USA Leading
First Season Sire of 2000, Honour and Glory, a Group One winning son of Relaunch.
Lot 180 - bay colt by Danehill's European champion son
Desert King from Rickenbacker. The colt is a half brother to the New South Wales stakes
winner The Essence.
Lot 199 - chestnut colt by Integra, the sire of champion
galloper Intergaze. The colt is a half brother to the stakes winning three-year-old
Lot 201 - brown colt by Second Empire from the Group Three
winning Khozaam mare Seattle Gem. He is a half brother to recent stakes winner How About
Lot 206 - chestnut colt by Strategic, a stallion who's in
great form. The colt is a half brother to the stakes winners Sublimate and Daring Hombre.
Lot 215 - half brother to recent Melbourne winner and
stakes performer Feel the Noise. He is a chestnut colt by Marquetry, a stakes winner and
from the seven time winner Slade, a daughter of Chimes Square.
Lot 228 - bay colt by the top stallion Grand Lodge out of
the New Zealand Oaks winner Starline. That makes the colt a half brother to the Group
winner Starry Way.
Lot 242 - chestnut colt by the stakes placed Eire, a son of
Bletchingly. The colt is from the VRC Oaks winner Taj Eclipse.
Lot 244 - bay filly by the Champion French 2YO Way of
Light, out of the three quarter sister in blood to Camarena. The dam of the filly is by
the mighty Danehill.
Lot 258 - bay filly by Red Ransom, a champion Freshman sire
in America, out of the Champion 2YO Filly of South Africa Tracy's Element, a daughter of
Last Tycoon. Family of Danasinga, Cullen, Princess Tracy etc.
Lot 259 - bay colt by Octagonal, the sire of Lonhro and
Hosannah, from the Group Three winning mare Trivia Lass.
Lot 264 - chestnut filly by Peintre Celebre, an Arc winning
European Horse of the Year, from the unraced half sister to Flying Luskin and Cosmic
Kingdom. The filly is a half sister to Group One South African galloper The Delegator.
Lot 275 - brown filly by Danzero, a Group One winning son
of Danehill, from the stakes winner You Know When.
Lot 286 - chestnut filly by the Golden Slipper winning son
of Danehill, Catbird. She is a half sister to the stakes winning Adelaide galloper Hand
Pass, being from the stakes placed Godswalk mare Al Raabi.
Lot 290 - chestnut filly closely related to the Champion
Filly Ha Ha. She is by Danehill's son Akhadan, from a lightly raced daughter of Very
Droll, who is the dam of both Ha Ha and Dry Humour.
Lot 292 - half sister to the stakes winning sire Danasuria
by the Derby winning son of Kris S, Brocco. Dam is a daughter of Amaranda.
Lot 311 - bay colt by Fuji Kiseki, a promising young son of
Sunday Silence, from the Geelong Oaks Trial winner Bichette.
Lot 318 - bay filly by the Champion American Sire Thunder
Gulch, from a Melbourne placed daughter of My Brilliant Star.
Lot 320 - bay filly by Chanrwood Forest, a former Champion
British miler, from an unraced half sister to Prince Salieri, Cate's Mill, Rosebery,
Marsking and English Mustard.
Lot 327 - bay colt by the Hollywood Gold Cup winner
Marquetry. He is a half brother to Procrastinate, the Group winning dam of Group One