2021 Adelaide Yearling Sale

Lot: 270

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Baramul Stud, Widden Valley, NSW
Sire: Press Statement (AUS)
Dam: Moodlighting (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 08 November 2019
Buyer: This lot was withdrawn

Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Brother to Dovetail Diva (2018.f. by Headwater-Moodlighting, by Mossman-Sun Chariot).
1st BRC (Doomben) TAB Venue Mode Maiden 2YO H.

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Account of BARAMUL STUD, Widden Valley, NSW.

Lot 270 (100% GST)           BAY COLT                Barn 6 Row B

Foaled 8th November 2019                     Branded : nr sh; 302 over 9 off sh






Fastnet Rock


Snippets' Lass


Kaaptive Empress

Kaaptive Edition


Nile Empress

Upper Nile





Success Express

Hold Your Peace

Lichen Lady

Twig Moss

Sun Chariot

Desert King


Mantles Princess

Rock City


PRESS STATEMENT (AUS) (Bay 2012-Stud 2016). 6 wins-3 at 2, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Pressday. Sire of SP Baby Wong and of Giovanna Run, Incredulous Dream, Spokesman, Equation, Hold the Press, El Santo, Time Scale, He's the News, Kitty Cat Chat, Ansu, Argus, Confessed, Major Murphy, Marcher Sur l'Eau, Mocial Chief, O'Tartan Lass, Pride of Kinross, Silver Bo, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

MOODLIGHTING, by Mossman. Placed, 2d ATC Randwick TV on Youtube H., 3d ATC Randwick Grandstand Finish P. This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race, inc:-

Lightheadedness (f. by Pluck). Winner at 1000m in 2020-21.

Vlamingh (g. by Henrythenavigator). Placed to 2019-20.

2nd dam

SUN CHARIOT, by Desert King. 2 wins at 1400m, 2000m, STC Frank Dowling Memorial H., 2d AJC Convention Centre H., STC The Roxy H. Half-sister to SUPER SATIN. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Auto Pilot. 3 wins at 1600m, SAJC Boag's Draught H.

High Sierra. 2 wins at 1850m, 2040m, MVRC Ladbrokes Friday Night Light H.

3rd dam

MANTLES PRINCESS, by Rock City. Placed in GB. Half-sister to SPARTACUS, JOHAN CRUYFF, METEOR SHOWER, Leukippids (dam of BLAZING SPEED). Dam of 10 foals, 7 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

SUPER SATIN (Danehill Dancer). 6 wins-1 at 2 and 4 in succession-1000m to 2000m, $2,122,345, Hong Kong Derby, L, SAJC Holdfast Insurance P., 2d Hong Kong Derby Trial, L, 3d HKJC Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Gr.1.

4th dam

TESLEMI, by Ogygian. Winner at 1m in GB. Half-sister to Out With the Old (dam of PORTSEA), Bean Island (dam of STRATHAM). Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

SPARTACUS (Danehill). 3 wins at 2 to 1609m, €325,770, Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1, Milan Gran Criterium, Gr.1, 2d Curragh Anglesey S., Gr.3. Sire.

JOHAN CRUYFF (Danehill). 6 wins-2 at 2-1200m to 2200m, Curragh Gallinule S., Gr.2, Beresford S., Gr.3, Hong Kong Classic Trial, L. Sire.

METEOR SHOWER (Danehill). 7 wins 1600m to 3200m, Kenilworth Chairman's Cup, Gr.3, 4th Greyville Gold Vase, Gr.2. Sire.

Alstemeria. Winner at 6f, 4th Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Grandam of-

ORDEROFTHEGARTER (Galileo). 3 wins at 1610m, 2000m, $309,464, to 2020-21, MRC Naturalism S., Gr.3, Leopardstown Two Thousand Guineas Trial, L, 2d Royal Ascot Hampton Court S., Gr.3.

Leukippids. Unraced. Dam of-

BLAZING SPEED (Dylan Thomas). Champion Stayer in Hong Kong in 2015-16. 10 wins 1600m to 2400m, £3,977,921, HKJC Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Gr.1, Champions & Chater Cup, Gr.1.

Lady Bones. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners-

LAGANORE (Fastnet Rock). Champion Older Mare in Italy in 2017 (Int.). 7 wins 1207m to 2012m, £236,599, Rome Premio Lydia Tesio, Gr.1, Gowran Park Lanwades Stud S., Gr.3, Newmarket Pride S., L.



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