2019 Gold Coast Autumn Racehorse Sale

Lot: 435

Type: Racehorse Gelding/Colt
Vendor: Godolphin Hunter Valley NSW
Sire: Medaglia d'Oro (USA)
Dam: Chatoyant (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Gelding
DOB: 14 November 2013
Buyer: This lot was withdrawn
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Account of GODOLPHIN, Hunter Valley, NSW.

Lot 435 (100% GST)              TESSERA                        Stable O 7

Bay gelding               (Branded :  nr sh; 166 over 3 off sh)            Foaled in 2013





El Prado

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer

Lady Capulet

Sir Ivor

Cappucino Bay



Dubbed In

Silent Screen




Flying Spur




Mr. Prospector


Last Tycoon

Try My Best


Twig Moss


MEDAGLIA D'ORO (USA) (Bay or Brown 1999-Stud 2005). 8 wins to 1¼m, Gulfstream Donn H., Gr.1. Sire of 1252 rnrs, 800 wnrs, 124 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Vancouver (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Astern, Crown Prosecutor, Tenley, Durendal, Nostradamus, Astoria, Tessera, Veladero, Shards - Yulong Medal (Sing.), etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Songbird, Rachel Alexandra, Talismanic, Passion for Gold, Marketing Mix, 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. See below.

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 1100m to 1250m, ATC Canterbury Park H.

Sleek Beauty (f. by Elusive Quality). Winner at 1000m.

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, $951,319, VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1, Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3-twice, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, 2d VRC Blazer S., Gr.2.

TIME OUT (Rory's Jester). 6 wins-3 at 2-870m to 1200m, $349,398 in Aust. and Macau, Illawarra 2YO Classic, Gr.3, 2d AJC Brian Crowley 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 : 2 wins at 2 at 1100m, $274,550, ATC Canonbury S., Gr.3, Agribaba & Aunong.com 2YO P., 2d VRC Starlight Express Room S., L, ATC Schweppervescence H., 3d Gold Coast Guineas, Gr.3, ATC Summer Racing H., 4th ATC Todman S., Gr.2.



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