2020 Gold Coast National Racehorse Sale

Lot: Go

Lot: 1821

Type: Racehorse Gelding/Colt
Vendor: Godolphin, Hunter Valley, NSW
Sire: Lonhro (AUS)
Dam: Hold to Ransom (USA)
Colour: Brown
Sex: Gelding
DOB: 09 December 2016
Buyer: Chris Anderson Racing, QLD $14,000

Account of GODOLPHIN, Hunter Valley, NSW.

Lot 1821 (100% GST)       GAUNTLET         Stable Chester 29

Brown gelding         (Branded : nr sh; 141 over 6 off sh)          Foaled in 2016







Sir Tristram

Eight Carat

Pieces of Eight


Straight Strike

Mr. Prospector


First Consul




Red Ransom


Hail to Reason




Sure Blade


Rye Tops

Ile de Bourbon


LONHRO (AUS) (Brown 1998-Stud 2004). 26 wins-2 at 2, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1. Champion Sire in Aust. in 2010-11. Sire of 1248 rnrs, 908 wnrs, 88 SW, inc. SW Pierro (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), The Conglomerate, Bounding, Mental, Impending, Denman, Beaded, Exosphere, Kementari, Lyre, Aristia, Benfica, Pinwheel, Heatherly, Wawail, Academus, Messene, Cardsharp, Encryption, War Heroine, Holding Gold, Isotherm, etc.


1st dam

HOLD TO RANSOM, by Red Ransom. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, Royal Ascot Sandringham H, L, Newmarket Quince 2YO S., 2d Newmarket Pretty Polly S., L, 3d Ascot Gerrard Investment Management 2YO S., Newmarket Chippenham Lodge Stud 2YO S., 4th Newmarket Nell Gwyn S., Gr.3. Half-sister to BLINGO, Market's Best, North East Bay (dam of PRINCE BISHOP). Dam of 11 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

RETRIEVE (g. by Rahy). Joint Top of 2010-11 Australasian 3YO Classification (Extended). . 11 wins-1 at 2-1300m to 3320m, $1,138,620, STC Gloaming S., Gr.3, MRC Norman Robinson S., Gr.3, Newmarket Godolphin S., L, 2d Australian Derby, Gr.1, ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, AJC Spring Champion S., Gr.1, Milan Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1, ATC Hobartville S., Gr.2, 3d Victoria Derby, Gr.1, Goodwood Festival S., L, Newbury Steventon S., L, 4th ATC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1.

REPARATIONS (g. by Exceed and Excel). 10 wins-4 in succession-1200m to 1440m, $507,576, VRC MSS Security Sprint H., L, MRC Anniversary Vase, L, John Dillon H., L, Champagne Pommery Masters Awards H., Patinack Farm H., Le Pine Funerals H., PFD Food Services H., 2d Canberra RC National Sprint H., L, 3d VRC Standish H., Gr.3, Straight Six H., L, Kilmore Cup, L, MRC Thomas Sabo P., 4th MRC John Dillon S., L.

ABDUCTION (f. by Street Cry). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1400m, $189,425, ATC Reginald Allen H., L, 2d VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Raison d'Etre. Placed at 2 in 2019-20, 2d ATC Bisley Workwear 2YO P.

Animalia (g. by Animal Kingdom). 5 wins-1 at 2-1300m to 1800m, $191,335, 4th VRC UCI S., L, Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Wagga Gold Cup, L.

Silent Demand (f. by Quiet American). Winner at 7f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Songforjohnmichael (Songandaprayer). 4 wins-3 in succession-7f to 1¼m, $191,725, 2d Del Mar Harry F Brubaker S., L, 3d Santa Anita Santana Mile S., L, 4th Santa Anita Tiznow S., L.

Virtuality (f. by Elusive Quality). Placed at 3 in GB. Dam of 3 winners-

Motakhayyel. 5 wins-1 at 2-from only 7 starts 7f to 1m to 2020, Royal Ascot Buckingham Palace H., Newmarket Bunbury Cup, Bet365 Mile.

2nd dam

Wassifa, by Sure Blade. 4 wins 1m to 11f, Churchill Downs Allowance, 3d Churchill Downs Capital Holding Mile H., L. Half-sister to Speedy Beauty (dam of FULL SPEED). Dam of 13 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

BLINGO (Artie Schiller). 4 wins-1 at 2-1m to 9f, $474,348, Santa Anita San Antonio S., Gr.2, La Puente S., L, 3d Santa Anita H., Gr.1.

North East Bay. Raced once. Dam of 6 winners-

PRINCE BISHOP (Dubawi). 11 wins-4 in succession-1800m to 2414m, £4,507,728 in GB, France and U.A.E, Meydan Dubai World Cup, Gr.1.

Race Record : Unraced.



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