2019 Gold Coast 2YOs In Training Sale

Lot: 83

Type: 2YO
Vendor: Baramul Stud, Widden Valley, NSW
Sire: Press Statement (AUS)
Dam: Optical (NZ)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 20 November 2017
Buyer: Passed In $42,500 - Reserve $45,000

Account of BARAMUL STUD, Widden Valley, NSW.

Lot 83 (100% GST)                BAY COLT                       Stable A 5

Foaled 20th November 2017                          Branded :  nr sh; 320 over 7 off sh






Fastnet Rock


Snippets' Lass


Kaaptive Empress

Kaaptive Edition


Nile Empress

Upper Nile




Swiss Ace

Secret Savings

Seeking the Gold

Rapid Serve

Carson City




Dazzle Light



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

OPTICAL, by Swiss Ace. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to ICHIBAN, half-sister to HURSLEY. This is her third foal. Her second foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of one foal to race-

Illuminaire (f. by All Too Hard). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, $118,630, in 2018-19, 2d MRC Redoute's Choice S., L, SAJC Magic Millions Adelaide 2YO Classic, 3d MVRC William Crockett S., L, 4th SAJC Dequetteville S., L.

2nd dam

ILLUMINATES, by Strategic. 10 wins-2 at 2 and 3 in succession-900m to 1600m, $890,400, AJC Aspiration H., L, Angst S., L, Toy Show H., L, STC Civic S., L, Wyong RC Magic Millions 2YO Slipper S., 2d STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.1, Research S., Gr.3, AJC Nivison H., L, 3d AJC Wenona Girl H., L, Widden S., L, NSW Tatt's RC Carrington S., L, Gosford RC Belle of the Turf S., L, Newcastle JC Tibbie S., L, 4th AJC All Aged S., Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Windsor Park Challenge P., Gr.1. Half-sister to Eclaircissement (dam of ICHIBAN). Dam of 4 foals, 3 to race, 1 winner, inc:-

HURSLEY (Makfi). 5 wins 1600m to 2000m, $459,195, VRC TCL S., L, MRC Racing Photos H., Helen Egan H., Chandler Macleod H.

3rd dam

DAZZLE LIGHT, by Danzero. Unraced. Half-sister to STOWAY, London Lights (dam of ONLY A LADY, LISSON GROVE, SMOKO). Dam of 14 foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

ILLUMINATES (Strategic). 10 wins. See above.

Eclaircissement. Raced 3 times. Dam of 3 winners-

ICHIBAN (Swiss Ace). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Great Northern Foal S., L, Cambridge JC Cambridge Equine Hospital 2YO H.

4th dam

TRAVEL LIGHT, by Bellissimo. 6 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, 2400m, $201,762, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, ARC Great Northern Foal S., Gr.3. Half-sister to ROMAN CANDLE. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

STOWAY (Geiger Counter). 12 wins-3 in succession, AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3.

London Lights. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1350m, STC Sydney Airport H. Dam of-

ONLY A LADY (Sir Tristram). 3 wins 1400m to 2030m, $435,180, AJC Flight S., Gr.1, BTC Labour Day Cup, L. Producer.

SMOKO (Snitzel). 6 wins-5 in succession, WATC Belmont Newmarket H., L.

LISSON GROVE (Dehere). 2 wins at 2 at 1000m, SAJC Dermody S., L.

London Calling. Unraced. Dam of 2 winners-

FARAWAY TOWN (Not a Single Doubt). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, $843,475, ATC Triscay S., Gr.3, 3d ATC Sires' Produce S, Gr.1.


Nominated for MM Race Series



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