2020 Gold Coast Yearling Sale

Lot: 161

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Arrowfield Stud, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Maurice (JPN)
Dam: Cat by the Tale (USA)
Colour: Bay or Brown
Sex: Colt
DOB: 30 October 2018
Buyer: This lot was withdrawn

Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Brother to Petronius (2016.c. by Redoute's Choice-Cat by the Tale, by Tale of the Cat-St Clair Ridge).
2nd ATC (Warwick Farm) CRT NSW Drought Buster H.
From the same family as Mattymolls Gaga - Unicornbaby (H.K.) (2015.g. by Dragon Pulse-Clenaghcastle Lady, by Acclamation-Indienne).
1st HKJC Panasonic 4K TV H.

No photo available

Account of ARROWFIELD STUD (As Agent), Scone, NSW.

Lot 161 (100% GST) BAY OR BROWN COLT       Stable S 13

Foaled 30th October 2018                              Branded :  nr sh; 36 over 8 off sh





Screen Hero

Grass Wonder

Silver Hawk

Running Heroine

Sunday Silence

Mejiro Frances


Sadler's Wells

Mejiro Monterey





Tale of the Cat

Storm Cat

Storm Bird


Mr. Prospector

St Clair Ridge

Indian Ridge


St Clair Star



MAURICE (JPN) (Bay 2011-Stud Japan 2017, Aust. 2017). Horse of the Year, Champion Sprinter & Champion Miler in Japan in 2015. 11 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, HK$35,340,000, 536,246,000¥, HKJC Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1, Champions Mile, Gr.1, Hong Kong Cup, Gr.1, Tokyo Tenno Sho (Autumn), Gr.1, Kyoto Mile Championship, Gr.1, Yasuda Kinen, Gr.1. Brother to SP Lucas. His oldest SH-bred progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

CAT BY THE TALE, by Tale of the Cat. 5 wins 6½f to 9f, €235,229, Santa Anita San Gorgonio H., Gr.2, Curragh Peter Keatley Equine Groundcare H., Santa Anita Allowance, 2d Santa Anita Santa Ana H., Gr.2, Hollywood Park Wilshire H., Gr.3, 3d Hollywood Park Gamely S., Gr.1, Bayakoa H., Gr.2, Oak Tree Las Palmas H., Gr.2, 4th Santa Anita Buena Vista H., Gr.2. Sister to Shere Khan, three-quarter-sister to DAYIM BENIM. This is her eighth foal. Her seventh foal is a 2YO. Dam of six foals to race, five winners, inc:-

Raphael's Cat (c. by Redoute's Choice). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, $121,550, ATC More Than Ready at Vinery H., TAB Place Multi 2YO P., 2d VRC Danehill S., Gr.2, 4th MRC Blue Sapphire S., L.

Tale of Choice (f. by Redoute's Choice). Winner at 2 at 1000m, ATC TAB More Than Just Winning 2YO P., 3d ATC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.2.

I am Queen (f. by Animal Kingdom). 4 wins 1000m to 1300m to 2018-19, Ballarat TC Global Turf H., 3d SAJC Stuart Glenn's 60th Birthday H., MRC Ladbrokes Protest Payout H., GCTC Aquis Farm Pre-Training P.

Petronius (c. by Redoute's Choice). Winner at 1400m in 2019-20, ATC Everest Carnival H., 2d ATC Headwater at Vinery H.

Keiai Tsubaki (f. by Smart Missile). 2 wins at 1400m in 2019-20, 3d ATC Kia H.

2nd dam

ST CLAIR RIDGE, by Indian Ridge. 6 wins-2 at 2-7f to 8½f, £169,072, Curragh Futurity S., Gr.3, Louisiana Downs Marie P Debartolo Oaks, L, Tampa Bay Downs Hillsborough S., L, Saratoga Allowance, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Churchill Downs Mrs Revere S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Pebbles S., L. Half-sister to Don't Surrender, St Finan's Bay (dam of REFERENT). Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

CAT BY THE TALE (Tale of the Cat). 5 wins. See above.

DAYIM BENIM (Lion Heart). 9 wins-3 in succession-1000m to 1600m in Turkey, Bursa Orhangazi Yunus Emre, L, Istanbul Orhan Doga Özsoy, L.

Shere Khan (Tale of the Cat). 6 wins 1200m to 1600m, 3d Ankara Surat, L.

Moonshot. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

Full Moon's Back (Put it Back). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 5½f, 2d Gulfstream Park West Gin Rummy Champ S., L, 4th Gulfstream Park Lincoln S., L.

3rd dam

ST CLAIR STAR, by Sallust. Winner at 6f in Canada. Sister to Sally St Clair (dam of DOREG), half-sister to SUPERLATIVE, YONGE ST CLARE. Dam of 15 foals, 13 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

ST CLAIR RIDGE (Indian Ridge). 6 wins. See above.

Don't Surrender (Zieten). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1005m, 1200m in GB, Ireland and Singapore, Leopardstown May H., 3d Haydock Sandy Lane S., L.

St Finan's Bay. Placed at 2 & 3, 3d Milan Premio Bisuschio. Dam of 4 winners-

REFERENT (Captain Rio). 3 wins at 1200m in India, Bangalore Juvenile Sprinters' Million, L.



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