2021 Gold Coast Yearling Sale

Lot: 213

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Bhima Thoroughbreds, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Exceed and Excel (AUS)
Dam: De Groove (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 26 September 2019
Buyer: Zhongli Thoroughbreds Pty Ltd, NSW $210,000

Significant Pedigree Updates

Brother to BIG PARTY (2015.g. by Exceed and Excel-De Groove, by Dehere-Tyrises).
3rd HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy Gr.3
Closely related to Merlinite (2015.f. by Pierro-Street Groove, by Street Cry-De Groove).
2nd ATC (Canterbury) Iron Jack H.
2nd ATC (Canterbury) Hyland Race Colours H.

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

Lot 213 (100% GST)           BAY COLT                   Stable P 15

Foaled 26th September 2019                    Branded : nr sh; 1 over 9 off sh







Northern Dancer


His Majesty



Northern Dancer


Watch Your Step





Deputy Minister

Vice Regent

Sister Dot



Last Tycoon

Try My Best


Tate Gallery


EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) (Bay 2000-Stud 2004). 7 wins-2 at 2, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1. Champion Sire in Aust. in 2012-13. Sire of 2144 rnrs, 1511 wnrs, 178 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Overreach (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Guelph, Mr Stunning, Microphone, Earthquake, Amber Sky, Flamberge, Helmet, Bivouac, September Run, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Excelebration, Margot Did, Queen Supreme, Outstrip, etc.


1st dam

DE GROOVE, by Dehere. Unraced. Sister to SUPER GROOVE, half-sister to TAIKUN, Boogaloo. This is her eighth living foal. Her seventh foal is a 2YO. Her sixth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of 4 foals to race, all winners-

BIG PARTY (g. by Exceed and Excel). 5 wins at 1000m, 1200m, $1,333,673, to 2019-20, HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy, Gr.3, Mercury H., Lantau Peak H., Community H., Middle H., 3d HKJC Sha Tin Vase, Gr.3, 4th HKJC National Day Cup, Gr.3.

Top Me Up (g. by Exceed and Excel). 5 wins 1200m to 1425m, $325,600, VRC Melbourne Cup Carnival on Sale H., MRC Le Pine Funerals H., 2d MRC Vain S., Gr.3, Blue Diamond Preview (c&g), L, 3d MRC Anniversary Vase, L, 4th MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, VRC Chester Manifold S., L.

General Groove (g. by General Nediym). 4 wins 1200m to 1400m, $258,750, VRC Lavazza Short Black H., MVRC Sportingbet P., 2d MRC Sandown S., Gr.3, VRC Seascay H., MVRC LF Signs Inglis Bonus H.

Mossy Creek (f. by Casino Prince). Winner at 1600m, 3d Otago RC White Robe Lodge Reunion H.

Street Groove (f. by Street Cry). Unraced. Dam of 2 winners-

Merlinite. 3 wins 1300m to 2100m, $110,100, to 2019-20, 2d ATC TAB H., Hyland Race Colours H., 3d ATC Everest Carnival on Sale H.

Agrapart. Winner at 1000m in 2019-20.

2nd dam

TYRISES, by Last Tycoon. Unraced. Half-sister to PURPLE GROOVE (dam of ZAPURPLE), Fulton (dam of FLYING FULTON). Dam of 11 foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-

TAIKUN (Anabaa). 9 wins-3 in succession-1000m to 1300m, $528,998, STC Star Kingdom S., Gr.3, Concorde S., Gr.3, Starlight S., L, 2d AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1, 3d Hollywood Park Robert Memorial H., L, 4th MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2.

SUPER GROOVE (Dehere). 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m, $170,650, MRC Kevin Heffernan S., L,2d SAJC Yallambee Classic, Gr.2, Redelva S., L.

Boogaloo (Encosta de Lago). 3 wins at 1200m, MVRC Transpacific Cleanaway H., 3d MRC Kevin Hayes S., L, SAJC Proud Miss S., L.

3rd dam

IRISES, by Tate Gallery. 3 wins at 2 at 1000m, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, Windsor H., Cendrillon H., 2d VATC Bounding Away H., L, 4th VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

PURPLE GROOVE (Rhythm). 6 wins-4 in succession-1100m to 1440m, $316,700, VRC Let's Elope S., L, 2d VRC Empire Rose S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Rose of Kingston S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Emirates S., Gr.1. Dam of 4 winners-

ZAPURPLE (Zabeel). Winner at 2500m, $113,325, SAJC South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3, 3d MRC Autumn Classic, Gr.2. Producer.



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