2020 Tasmanian Yearling Sale

Lot: 23

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Alva Stud Pty Ltd, Hagley, Tas
Sire: Manhattan Rain (AUS)
Dam: Lita (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Filly
DOB: 27 September 2018
Buyer: Leon Wells, TAS $42,500

Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Sister to STILL A STAR (2016.f. by Toronado-Lita, by Casino Prince-Royal Asscher).
1st TTC (Launceston) Launceston Guineas L
1st TTC (Launceston) Tasmanian Guineas L
1st TRC (Hobart) Strutt S. L
1st TTC (Launceston) Tas Fumigation and Pest Control P.
2nd TTC (Launceston) Steve's Liquor Trophy
Half-Sister to Heavenly Bridges (2015.f. by Unencumbered-Lita, by Casino Prince-Royal Asscher).
1st Cranbourne TC Mercedes-Benz Mornington H.
2nd Warrnambool RC McCarthy Catering H.

Account of ALVA STUD PTY LTD, Hagley, Tas.

Lot 23 (100% GST)                BAY FILLY                     Stable R 39

Foaled 27th September 2018                           Branded :  nr sh; 3 over 8 off sh





Encosta de Lago

Fairy King

Northern Dancer

Shoal Creek

Star Way

Shantha's Choice

Canny Lad


Dancing Show





Casino Prince

Flying Spur


Lady Capel

Last Tycoon

Royal Asscher



Diamond Cashel

Sir Tristram


MANHATTAN RAIN (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2010). 2 wins at 2, AJC Sires Produce S., Gr.1. Sire of 266 rnrs, 163 wnrs, 13 SW, inc. SW She Will Reign (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Whisky Baron, Wild Rain, Scarlet Rain, Moonovermanhattan, Jamaican Rain, Runaway, Let Me Sleep on It, Indian Thunder, Manhattan Street, Crafty, Manapine, Ondina, SP Tango Rain, Man of Choice, Promise to Reign, Boundary, Light Up Manhattan, etc.


1st dam

LITA, by Casino Prince. 2 wins at 2 at 1030m, 1100m, BRC Aizer Electrical 2YO H., 3d BRC Brisbane Bloodstock 2YO P. This is her fourth foal. Dam of three foals to race, two winners-

Still a Star (f. by Toronado). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1009m, 1100m to 2019-20, TTC Tasbred H., 2d TTC Armidale Stud Tasbred 2YO P., Meander Valley Council 2YO H.

Heavenly Bridges (f. by Unencumbered). 2 wins at 1000m in 2018-19.

Exit Lounge (f. by Bullet Train). Placed at 3.

2nd dam

ROYAL ASSCHER, by Stravinsky. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, $436,850, MVRC Red Anchor S., Gr.3, VRC Ottawa S., L, MRC William Crockett S., L, Yalumba Masters H., 2d MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, MVRC St Albans S., L, STC Winning Edge Presentations 2YO H., MVRC Mermaid Property Group 2YO P., 3d SAJC Yallambee Classic, Gr.2, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic S., RL, 4th MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1. Half-sister to Too Many Diamonds (dam of RUUD NOT TOO). Dam of 3 foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

Lita. 2 wins. See above.

Royal Archie. Winner at 1000m.

3rd dam

DIAMOND CASHEL, by Sir Tristram. 4 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 2100m, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, WRC Molly Malones Super Series H., BOP RC TRAC Sports Bar Rotorua H., 2d Hawkes Bay Speights H., 4th Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2. Sister to OUR CASHEL. Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

ROYAL ASSCHER (Stravinsky). 4 wins. See above.

Too Many Diamonds. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners-

RUUD NOT TOO (Bernardini). 6 wins 1100m to 1600m, $200,593, ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, Rising Stars Championship Final, Royal Descent S., Withers & Co H., Waikato RC Te Rapa New World H., 2d ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, Go Racing Syndications H., Dunstan Feeds H.

Catch a Thief. Winner at 1550m, ATC Rosehill Gardens on Facebook P., 3d ATC Ascot Club H. Producer.

4th dam

DIAMOND PRELUDE, by Twig Moss. Placed at 3, 2d AJC Sky 1017 H., STC Bayview Fitness Centre H. Half-sister to DIAMOND SHOWER (dam of DOUBLE YOUR BET, DIAMOND DANE), Diamond Storm. Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

DIAMOND CASHEL (Sir Tristram). 4 wins. See above.

OUR CASHEL (Sir Tristram). Winner at 2 at 1000m, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, 3d VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, 4th STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2.



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