2019 Gold Coast Autumn Racehorse Sale

Lot: 403

Type: Racehorse Gelding/Colt
Vendor: Godolphin Hunter Valley NSW
Sire: Dawn Approach (IRE)
Dam: Chatoyant (AUS)
Colour: Chestnut
Sex: Gelding
DOB: 14 September 2015
Buyer: Peter & Peta Gray, QLD $2,000
Please note: Grade 4 Roarer - Ineligible for scope
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Account of GODOLPHIN, Hunter Valley, NSW.

Lot 403 (100% GST)                  BEGIN                         Stable N 16

Chestnut gelding       (Branded :  nr sh; 51 over 5 off sh)             Foaled in 2015





New Approach


Sadler's Wells

Park Express


Hymn of the Dawn

Phone Trick

Clever Trick

Colonial Debut

Pleasant Colony




Flying Spur




Mr. Prospector


Last Tycoon

Try My Best


Twig Moss


DAWN APPROACH (IRE) (Chestnut 2010-Stud Ire. 2014, Aust. 2014). 8 wins-6 at 2, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Sire of 188 rnrs, 70 wnrs. His oldest SH-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc SP Alyaasaat, Dawn Patrol, Gongs, Dawn Passage, Tahitian Dancer and of Condemned, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Madhmoon (Leopardstown Champions Juvenile S., Gr.2), Musis Amica, Second Generation, Haddaf, Mary Tudor, etc.


1st dam

CHATOYANT, by Flying Spur. 4 wins at 1000m, 1100m, AJC Springfest Lawn Party H., Bigpond Sport H., Imagele H. Half-sister to BONARIA, LEGALLY BAY (dam of MERCHANT NAVY, JOLIE BAY), TIME OUT. Dam of 8 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

TESSERA (g. by Medaglia d'Oro). 2 wins at 2 at 1100m, $274,550, ATC Canonbury S., Gr.3, 2d VRC Starlight Express Room S., L, 3d Gold Coast Guineas, Gr.3, 4th ATC Todman S., Gr.2.

MONTSEGUR (f. by New Approach). 2 wins at 2 at 1000m, 1200m, $263,375, VRC Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.3, MRC Joe Brown 2YO P., 2d MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3, 3d ATC Silver Shadow S., Gr.2, 4th MRC Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.2. Dam of-

Ariege. Winner at 1000m in 2018-19.

Chiaroscuro (g. by Lonhro). 5 wins to 1250m, ATC Canterbury Park H.

2nd dam

DECIDITY, by Last Tycoon. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, 2d AJC Goose Boy H. Three-quarter-sister to VESTEY (dam of RUTHERFORD EAGLE), half-sister to CLASSY FELLA. Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

BONARIA (Redoute's Choice). 8 wins-1 at 2-1100m to 1600m, VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1, Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3-twice, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, 2d VRC Blazer S., Gr.2, MRC Geoffrey Bellmaine S., Gr.3, Ladies Day Vase, Gr.3, 3d MRC Geoffrey Bellmaine S., Gr.3.

TIME OUT (Rory's Jester). 6 wins-3 at 2-870m to 1200m, $349,398 in Aust. and Macau, Illawarra 2YO Classic, Gr.3, NSW Tatt's RC Carrington S., 2d AJC Brian Crowley S., L, Razor Sharp H., L, 3d STC Heritage S., L.

LEGALLY BAY (Snippets). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, $628,050, STC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, AJC Brian Crowley S., L, 2d AJC TJ Smith S., Gr.2, Silver Shadow S., Gr.2, 3d MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1. Dam of-

MERCHANT NAVY (Fastnet Rock). 7 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, $1,868,434, to 2018, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.1, Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.2.

JOLIE BAY (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, $236,530, ATC Roman Consul S., Gr.2, 2d VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1. Producer.

Zara Bay (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, $135,722, ATC Tab.com.au P., 2d Geelong RC Rosemont Stud S., L.

Maroon Bay. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, ATC Cellarbrations H. Dam of-

Shotmaker (Shooting to Win). Placed at 2 in 2018-19, 2d MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3.

Exhibit. Unraced. Dam of 7 winners-

Light Touch (Charge Forward). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, 2d SAJC Dequetteville S., L.

Race Record : Raced once.



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