2019 Gold Coast 2YOs In Training Sale

Lot: 135

Type: 2YO
Vendor: Symphony Lodge, Oakey, Qld (As Agent)
Sire: Press Statement (AUS)
Dam: Spellbinder (NZ)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 14 October 2017
Buyer: Blueblood Thoroughbreds (Australia) Pty Ltd, NSW $70,000

Account of SYMPHONY LODGE (As Agent), Oakey, Qld.

Lot 135 (100% GST)             BAY COLT                     Stable E 13

Foaled 14th October 2017                              Branded :  nr sh; 36 over 7 off sh






Fastnet Rock


Snippets' Lass


Kaaptive Empress

Kaaptive Edition


Nile Empress

Upper Nile





Last Tycoon

Try My Best


Pompeii Court

Scenic Sprint


Sadler's Wells

Final Walk



PRESS STATEMENT (AUS) (Bay 2012-Stud 2016). 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$1,832,275, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, BRC JJ Atkins S., Gr.1, ATC Hobartville S., Gr.2, Stan Fox S., Gr.2, TAB Place Multi 2YO P., TAB Place Multi H., 2d ATC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, 3d ATC George Ryder S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Pressday (BRC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1). Closely related to SW The Mighty Lions, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

SPELLBINDER, by O'Reilly. 5 wins 1200m to 1600m, $173,335, ARC Soliloquy S., L, Karaka Mile, RL, Waikato RC Race a Horse With Te Akau H., ARC Pegasus Equine H., 2d Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, James & Annie Sarten Memorial S., Gr.3, Matamata RC Waikato Stud H., 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. This is her second foal. Her first foal is an unraced 3YO.

2nd dam

Scenic Sprint, by Scenic. 2 wins at 1200m, 1420m, VATC Agua Caliente H., 2d SAJC Hill-Smith S., L, MVRC Mark Riley Racing Stables H., SAJC Regal Classic H., Pimlico H., Glenelg H., 3d VATC Timothy Lachlan & Associates H., SAJC Denise's Joy H. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

SPELLBINDER (O'Reilly). 5 wins. See above.

Bold Decision. Winner at 1000m, HKJC Jasmine H.

Gen Set. 2 wins at 1200m.

Montoya. Winner at 1200m. Sire.

3rd dam

FINAL WALK, by Godswalk. 3 wins-2 at 2-906m to 1800m, SAJC Balcony Restaurant H., Sir Blink H., 2d SAJC Adelaide Motors H., Heritage Collection H., Limitless H., Real Bottlers Dewars H., Far Away Places S., 3d SAJC Lindsay Park Stud H. Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Scenic Sprint (Scenic). 2 wins. See above.

Kurt. 11 wins-3 in succession-1100m to 1400m, $111,715, SAJC Jayco Caravans H., Signs Incorporated H., Oakbank RC AAMI Greys H., 2d SAJC Magic Millions H., Renniks Events H., Gliderol Garage Doors H., 3d SAJC High Rolling Flying H. Sire.

Scenic Venture - Winning Fever (H.K.). 5 wins 1000m to 1673m, $239,943 in U.S.A., Aust. and HK, HKJC Yau Tong H., VATC Broadbridge H., 2d VATC Wheatear H., 3d VATC Ken Sturt H., SAJC Taj Rossi H., HKJC Hibiscus H.

Craiglea Pearl. 2 wins at 1030m, 1600m. Dam of-

Craiglea Opal. Winner at 950m.

Strikemeroan. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1300m.

Retiring Knock. Raced twice. Dam of 4 winners-

Craiglea Pixie. 2 wins at 1000m.

Mr Door. Winner at 900m.

Road From Heaven. Winner at 1200m.

4th dam

FINAL CHILD, by Pelopides. 7 wins 1000m to 1850m, SAJC Escort Cup, Gr.3, Gay Poss H., Richmond H., Colt Special H., Graduation S., 4th SAJC Tobin Bronze S., L. Half-sister to Long Weekend (dam of PUBLIC HOLIDAY). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Noble Sheikh. 4 wins 1055m to 2000m, 2d WATC Dale Alcock Homes H.



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