2020 Gold Coast National Weanling Sale

Lot: 1138

Type: Weanling
Vendor: Aquis Farm Operations, Murrurundi, NSW (As Agent for Aquis Farm)
Sire: Invader (AUS)
Dam: Cariad (AUS)
Colour: Chestnut
Sex: Colt
DOB: 10 October 2019
Buyer: Lion Rock Bloodstock/Bevan Smith Bloodstock, HONG KONG $130,000
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Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Brother to Alcari (2014.g. by All Too Hard-Cariad, by Sequalo-Shower of Steel).
1st HKJC Lamma Island H.
2nd HKJC Pingwu Spark H.

Account of AQUIS FARM OPERATIONS, Murrurundi, NSW. (As Agent for Aquis Farm)

Lot 1138 (100% GST) CHESTNUT COLT            Stable QB 1

Foaled 10th October 2019                     Branded : nr sh; 140 over 9 off sh






Redoute's Choice


Snippets' Lass


Flame of Sydney

Encosta de Lago

Fairy King

Flame of Atlanta

Clay Hero





Rustic Amber


Dash Around

Bending Away

Shower of Steel

Comet Shine


Bent Steel



INVADER (AUS) (Chestnut 2014-Stud 2018). Co-champion 2YO Colt in Australia in 2016-17. 2 wins at 2 at 1200m, 1400m, A$968,375, ATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Chris Toogood 2YO H., 2d ATC Champagne S., Gr.1, Todman S., Gr.2, TAB 2YO P., 4th ATC Breeders' P., L. Half-brother to SW Not Listenin'tome (HKJC Jockey Club Sprint, Gr.2). Out of SW Flame of Sydney. Related to SW Holy Snow, etc. His oldest progeny are foals.


1st dam

CARIAD, by Sequalo. 5 wins 800m to 1200m, $255,350, BRC Nudgee H., L, Bright Shadow H., L, Hardy Brothers Jewellers P., 2d Toowoomba TC Weetwood H., L, BRC Lyndhurst Stud Quality H., Events at BRC QTIS 3YO H., 3d BRC Juanmo S., L. Three-quarter-sister to Steel Lips, half-sister to POLISHED STEEL - SELIGI (Sing.). This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a yearling. Dam of five foals to race, three winners, inc:-

Cardiff (g. by Snitzel). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, $136,440, to 2019-20, ATC Pluck at Vinery 2YO H., 2d ATC Brian Crowley S., L.

Alcari (g. by All Too Hard). 3 wins 1000m to 1400m, $827,726, to 2019-20, HKJC Members Cup H., Lamma Island H., Chung On H., 2d HKJC Griffin Trophy, Yeung Uk H., Fenwick H., Yew H., Kate H., 3d HKJC Tianjin H.

Preferito (g. by Choisir). 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, BRC Gallopers Sports Club H., 2d Ballarat TC Magic Millions 2YO Clockwise Classic, ATC Husson at Vinery H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Sapphire Recruitment H.

2nd dam

SHOWER OF STEEL, by Comet Shine. 8 wins 1200m to 1580m, STC Becker Commercial Services H., 2d AJC Wallaby Bar Ballestry H. Half-sister to Steel Lips. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

POLISHED STEEL - SELIGI (Sing.) (King of Danes). 6 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1200m to 1600m, $229,397 in South Africa and Singapore, Scottsville Byerley Turk P., Gr.3, 2d Kenilworth Matchem S., Gr.3.

CARIAD (Sequalo). 5 wins. See above.

Setoga. 3 wins 1000m to 1200m, BRC Fat Noodle Yum Cha Menu H.

Fitzrovia. 2 wins at 1200m, 1350m, WATC Follow Us on Instagram H.

3rd dam

BENT STEEL, by Archregent. Unraced. Sister to Regent Steel, half-sister to Steel Sculptress (dam of EYES OF STEEL). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Steel Lips (Sequalo). 10 wins-3 in succession-1000m to 1800m, $325,342, BRC Winning Edge Easter Cup H., LED Super Screens H., Cleanevent H., BTC Carlton Draught P., QTC Royal Selangor H., 2d GCTC Goldmarket H., L, 3d BRC Members Cup, L, 4th QTC Sir Edward Williams H., L.

4th dam

BAND OF STEEL, by Steel Pulse. Winner at 1280m, STC Canal H., 3d STC Astarita H. Dam of 11 named foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

Steel Sculptress (Arch Sculptor). 7 wins-2 at 2-1000m to 1264m, 2d SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3, South Australian S., Gr.3. Dam of 6 winners-

EYES OF STEEL (At Talaq). 5 wins-4 at 2-1004m to 1600m, SAJC Hahn Ice S., L, BMW Australia H. Producer.



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