2019 Gold Coast National Yearling Sale

Lot: 2208

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Baramul Stud Widden Valley NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Press Statement (AUS)
Dam: Nessie (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 20 October 2017
Buyer: Passed In $12,500 - Reserve $15,000
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Account of BARAMUL STUD (As Agent), Widden Valley, NSW.

Lot 2208 (100% GST)          BAY COLT                     Stable A 26

Foaled 20th October 2017                              Branded :  nr sh; 201 over 7 off sh






Fastnet Rock


Snippets' Lass


Kaaptive Empress

Kaaptive Edition


Nile Empress

Upper Nile




Redoute's Choice



Shantha's Choice

Canny Lad

Tartan Tights



Ultra Sound

Sound Reason


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 H., 2d ATC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, Run to the Rose H., Gr.2, 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 yearlings.


1st dam

NESSIE, by Redoute's Choice. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to NEVIS. This is her fifth foal. Her fourth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race.

2nd dam

TARTAN TIGHTS, by Tights. Joint Head of The 1994-95 NZ 3YO Free H. NZ Filly of the Year. 9 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 2400m, $233,054, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, ARC Championship S., Gr.2, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, Otago Breeders' S., L, 2d Southland RC White Robe Lodge S., L, 3d Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L. Dam of 14 foals, 8 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

NEVIS (Danehill). 5 wins 1400m to 1800m, $371,770, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, AJC Toy Show H., L, Ruling Ways H., 2d STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, 4th AJC George Main S., Gr.1. Producer.

Scottish. Unplaced. Dam of 2 winners-

Trainspotting. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1710m to 2018-19, Ipswich TC Schweppes H.

Ramensky. 2 wins at 1000m, 1400m in 2017-18, 3d MVRC Ostar Media P.

Torlundy. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

Loch Leven. Winner at 1200m, ATC Bowermans Office Furniture P. Dam of-

She's Choosie. 5 wins-4 at 2-810m to 1100m, $125,230, to 2018-19, 2d BRC CJA Meat Steaks H.

Schist. Winner at 1600m in 2018-19, 2d Otaki Maori RC Vets on Riverbank.

3rd dam

ULTRA SOUND, by Sound Reason. 1988 Wrightson Southern Filly of the Year. 15 wins-4 at 2-850m to 2200m, $140,346, Otago RC Champagne S., L, CJC Warstep S., L, 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Sister to SEQUEL SOUND, Ruff, Super Sound, half-sister to LEE'S BID (dam of ARENA). Dam of 7 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

TARTAN TIGHTS (Tights). 9 wins. See above.

Ultra Sight. 5 wins 1400m to 2400m, AJC Convention Centre H., STC De Bortoli Wines H., Schweppes H., 2d AJC Maple H.

4th dam

LYN'S ORCHID, by Oncidium. 5 wins 1600m to 2000m, Vincent JC Moran Challenge Cup. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

LEE'S BID (Tawfiq). 4 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 2400m, $384,666, South Australian Oaks, Gr.1, AJC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3,  2d AJC Oaks, Gr.1, Queensland Derby, Gr.1, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of 7 winners-

ARENA (Danehill). 6 wins 1200m to 2500m, $2,256,638, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1, AJC Hobartville S., Gr.2. Sire.

SEQUEL SOUND (Sound Reason). Wickliffe Press Southern Filly of the Year. 7 wins-4 at 2-1000m to 1600m, Otago RC Champagne S., L. Producer.



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