2020 Gold Coast National Weanling Sale

Lot: 812

Type: Weanling
Vendor: Yulong, Nagambie, Vic (As Agent)
Sire: Preferment (NZ)
Dam: Haafra Head (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 31 August 2019
COB: AUS
Buyer: Paul Willetts Bloodstock, NEW ZEALAND $15,000

Account of YULONG (As Agent), Nagambie, Vic.

Lot 812 (100% GST)             BAY COLT                     Stable L 17

Foaled 31st August 2019                                  Branded : nr sh; 45 over 9 off sh

 

Sire

PREFERMENT (NZ)

2011

Zabeel

Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Lady Giselle

Nureyev

Better Alternative

Flying Spur

Danehill

Ancient Lights

Canny Lad

Dam

HAAFRA HEAD

2013

Dream Ahead

Diktat

Warning

Land of Dreams

Cadeaux Genereux

Afraah

Danehill

Danzig

Crazy for You

Pleasant Tap

 

PREFERMENT (NZ) (Bay 2011-Stud 2017). Champion Stayer in Australia in 2015-16. 5 wins from 2000m to 2500m, A$3,432,730, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, ATC BMW S., Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Turnbull S., Gr.1, ATC Hill S., Gr.2, 2d ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, Geelong Classic, L, 4th ATC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.1. Brother to SW Rezoned (South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3). His oldest progeny are yearlings.

 

1st dam

HAAFRA HEAD, by Dream Ahead. Winner at 1000m. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a yearling.

2nd dam

AFRAAH, by Danehill. 6 wins-5 in succession-1200m to 2000m, $198,200, AJC Frank Packer P., Gr.3, Seppelt Wines H., So Keen H., STC Seppelt H., 2d AJC Carbine Club S., L. Half-sister to Willow (dam of ALIFEROUS, DURNFORD, ULUNDI). Dam of 9 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Zubrowka. 2 wins at 1710m to 2019-20.

3rd dam

CRAZY FOR YOU, by Pleasant Tap. Winner at 1900m in Brazil. Half-sister to MAIS OUI (dam of IMPERFECT WORLD, AWESOME OF COURSE, MONSIEUR CAT), Adored Slew (dam of DANGEROUS MIDGE), Petiteness (dam of SCORPION), Forever Young (dam of ENDYMION). Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

AFRAAH (Danehill). 6 wins. See above.

Willow. Unraced. Dam of 7 winners-

ALIFEROUS (Hinchinbrook). 3 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 2000m, $452,230, to 2018-19, ATC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3, 2d BRC The Roses, Gr.2, ATC Neville Sellwood S., Gr.3, 3d BRC Queensland Derby, Gr.1, 4th ATC Australian Oaks, Gr.1, Aspiration H., Gr.3, Epona S., Gr.3.

ULUNDI (Helenus). 4 wins 1223m to 2013m, $194,038, MRC Lord S., L, On Site H., 3d MRC Eclipse S., Gr.3, 4th MRC Eclipse S., Gr.3.

DURNFORD (Helenus). 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, $233,716, MRC Mornington Cup Prelude, L, 2d MRC Lord S., L, Mornington Cup, L.

4th dam

AFFIRMATIVELY, by Affirmed. 2 wins in U.S.A. Three-quarter-sister to PERSEVERED, BELONGING (dam of BELONG TO ME), half-sister to DESIREE, REMINISCING. Dam of 13 foals, all raced, 12 winners, inc:-

MAIS OUI (Lyphard). Winner at 1600m, Longchamp Prix de Bagatelle, L, 2d Chantilly Prix de Sandringham, Gr.3. Dam of 4 winners-

IMPERFECT WORLD (Carson City). 5 wins-2 at 2-1000m to 1307m, Belmont Genuine Risk H., Gr.2, Deauville Prix du Bois, Gr.3. Producer.

Adored Slew (Seattle Slew). 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Minerve, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix des Tuileries, L. Dam of 6 winners-

DANGEROUS MIDGE (Lion Heart). 6 wins 1¼m to 1½m, £1,109,758, Breeders' Cup Turf, Gr.1, Newbury Arc Trial S., Gr.3. Sire.

Petiteness (Chief's Crown). 3 wins at 8½f, 9f, $144,179, 3d Belmont Tanya S., L, Gulfstream Park Sweetest Chant S., L. Dam of 6 winners-

SCORPION (Seattle Slew). 4 wins-1 at 2-5f to 9f, $555,749, Saratoga Jim Dandy S., Gr.1, 3d Belmont Futurity S., Gr.1. Sire.

 

 

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