2021 Gold Coast Yearling Sale

Lot: 157

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Bhima Thoroughbreds, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Almanzor (FR)
Dam: Choice (NZ)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 22 September 2019
Buyer: Waller Racing/Mulcaster Bloodstock, NEW ZEALAND $340,000
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Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Brother to Regal Ruby (2017.f. by Night of Thunder-Choice, by Mastercraftsman-Femme Britannia).
1st Taranaki RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series Race Maiden S.

Account of BHIMA THOROUGHBREDS (As Agent), Scone, NSW.

Lot 157 (100% GST)           BAY COLT                   Stable Q 11

Foaled 22nd September 2019                     Branded : nr sh; 8 over 9 off sh





Wootton Bassett




Primo Dominie


Maria's Mon

Wavering Monarch







Danehill Dancer


Starlight Dreams

Black Tie Affair

Femme Britannia

Encosta de Lago

Fairy King

Baroness Britney



ALMANZOR (FR) (Bay or Brown 2013-Stud France 2018, NZ 2018). Champion 3YO Colt in Europe in 2016 (Int.). 8 wins-3 at 2-1400m to 2100m, £737,230, €1,901,600, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1, Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Ascot Champion S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Guillaume d'Ornano, Gr.2. Brother to SP Troarn. Related to SW Darjina, etc. His oldest SH-bred progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

CHOICE, by Mastercraftsman. 3 wins 1100m to 1600m, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, Taranaki District Turf Club S., 2d ARC Soliloquy S., L, 3d BOP RC Tauranga Classic, L, Levin RC Ego at Haunui Farm H., 4th CJC Inglewood S., L. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race-

Regal Ruby (f. by Night of Thunder). Placed at 3 in 2020-21 in NZ.

2nd dam

FEMME BRITANNIA, by Encosta de Lago. Raced once. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 1 winner, inc:-

CHOICE (Mastercraftsman). 3 wins. See above.

3rd dam

BARONESS BRITNEY, by Barathea. Winner at 2 at 1000m. Half-sister to ELECTED, LATIN QUARTER, So Happy, Unfinished Story (dam of VIGNETTE), Hasta Lueago (dam of GREY ARROW), Fantasy World (dam of RAGHU). Dam of 2 named foals, both raced, 1 winner, inc:-

Potential. Winner at 1650m, $154,061, HKJC Lomond H.

4th dam

FOLLIES BERGERES, by Pas de Seul. Placed at 2 & 3, 2d Doncaster Scurry H., 3d Goodwood New Ham S. Half-sister to GILDORAN, LADY ISIS, Regimental Arms, Chalamont (dam of SECRET GARDEN), Charroux (dam of IMPRESSIONIST, PERFECT TRUTH), Porte des Iles (dam of CASSIS). Dam of 11 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

LATIN QUARTER (Danehill). 21 wins-3 at 2-1000m to 1600m, $256,137, AJC TL Baillieu H., L, QTC Lord Penn Welter H., Lancaster Welter H.

ELECTED (Bletchingly). 8 wins 1200m to 1600m, $147,200, QTC Ascot H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Foster's Open H., BATC Express Post H. Sire.

Unfinished Story. 2 wins at 1500m, 1600m, AJC Jim Donohoe H. Dam of-

VIGNETTE (Spectrum). 2 wins at 1000m, 1400m, $102,900, VATC Mercedes-Benz S., L, 2d VRC Red Roses S., L. Producer.

Humma Mumma. 4 wins at 1000m, MRC Le Pine Funerals H. Dam of-

HUMMA HUMMA (Denman). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, $592,415, to 2019-20, SAJC Proud Miss S., Gr.3, 2d MRC Quezette S., Gr.3.

Hasta Lueago. Unplaced. Dam of 7 winners-

GREY ARROW (Western Winter). 7 wins-1 at 2-1600m to 2200m, $125,158, Turffontein John Skeaping Trophy S., Gr.2, Drum Star S., L.

Windin the Willows. 4 wins at 1000m in South Africa. Dam of 3 winners-

WIND CHILL (Silvano). 4 wins 1450m to 2450m, $192,805, Turffontein South African Oaks, Gr.2, 2d Turffontein Oaks Trial, L.

Fantasy World. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

RAGHU (Showcasing). 4 wins 1200m to 1610m, $283,301, to 2019-20, ARC Karaka 3YO Mile, RL, 3d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1.



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