2021 Gold Coast Yearling Sale

Lot: 865

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Willow Park Stud, Scone, NSW
Sire: Merchant Navy (AUS)
Dam: Tahnee Topaz (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Filly
DOB: 28 September 2019
Buyer: Passed In $100,000 - Reserve $110,000

Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Sister to EVALINA (2015.f. by I Am Invincible-Tahnee Topaz, by Lonhro-Tahnee).
3rd ATC (Rosehill) Festival S. Gr.3
Half-Sister to Rigel (2016.g. by Deep Field-Tahnee Topaz, by Lonhro-Tahnee).
2nd Townsville TC BH Custom Construction P.

Account of WILLOW PARK STUD, Scone, NSW.

Lot 865 (100% GST)           BAY FILLY                    Stable S 5

Foaled 28th September 2019                   Branded : nr sh; 21 over 9 off sh





Fastnet Rock



Piccadilly Circus

Royal Academy

Legally Bay




Last Tycoon








Straight Strike


Lake Coniston


Pride of Tahnee

Best Western


MERCHANT NAVY (AUS) (Bay 2014-Stud Aust. 2018, Ire. 2019). 7 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$939,950, £340,260, €70,800, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.1, Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.2, MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1. Brother to SW Jolie Bay (ATC Roman Consul S., Gr.2) and SP Zara Bay. Half-brother to the dam of SP Shotmaker. His oldest progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

TAHNEE TOPAZ, by Lonhro. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, $129,748, MRC Adelina H., MVRC Ryan & McNulty Sawmillers H., SAJC Adelaide Galvanising H., Poly-Tech H., 2d SAJC Flight Centre H., Brecknock Insurance Brokers H., MRC Wood Court Inn H., MVRC Ready Workforce P., 3d VRC Riverside H., MVRC TEAC Flashback H. Half-sister to Prince de Galles - Vigor Delight (H.K.), Servant - Elemento (Sing.), Tahnee Tango (dam of WORTHY CAUSE). This is her eighth foal. Her seventh foal is a 2YO. Her sixth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of five foals to race, four winners, inc:-

EVALINA (f. by I Am Invincible). 3 wins at 1150m, 1200m, $227,082, to 2019-20, Levin S., L, ATC Casino Prince at Vinery H., 2d ATC Reginald Allen H., L, 2019 Membership H., Newcastle JC Polytrack Provincial Championship Qualifier, 3d ARC Railway S., Gr.1, ATC Wilson Asset Management H., 4th ATC Sheraco S., Gr.2.

Tahnee Tiara (f. by Commands). 7 wins 1100m to 1700m, $151,980, 2d MVRC Ranvet Travis Harrison H., SAJC Shane Miller's 60th Birthday H., Schweppes H., Medallion Homes H., 3d SAJC Steffo's Bucks H.

Fun Manager (g. by Teofilo). Winner at 1350m in Aust, 2d HKJC Yau Tong H., 3d HKJC Los Angeles H., Peng Chau H.

Rigel (g. by Deep Field). Winner at 950m in 2019-20.

2nd dam

TAHNEE, by Lake Coniston. Winner at 1200m. Three-quarter-sister to SINGING THE BLUES, half-sister to SHOGUN LODGE, REFERRAL. Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Prince de Galles - Vigor Delight (H.K.) (Anabaa). 4 wins 1650m to 1900m, $626,004, HKJC Cornflower H., AJC Lawn Party H., Tab.com.au H., HKJC French Racing H., 2d HKJC Queen Mother Memorial Cup, L, Shing Ping H., Hibiscus H., Lok Fu H., 3d STC Tulloch S., Gr.2.

Tahnee Tango (Grand Lodge). 4 wins-1 at 2-1400m to 2040m, $141,405, SAJC Top Cut H., MVRC Essendon Nissan H., SAJC Schweppes H., MRC Cecil Godby 2YO H., 2d MVRC SAJ Cater Care Group H., MRC Brian Green H., 3d SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3, Port Adelaide Guineas, L. Dam of-

WORTHY CAUSE (Choisir). 5 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1800m, $484,650, GCTC Gunsynd Classic, Gr.3, VRC Paris Lane S., L, BRC Sprite H., 2d SCTC Ascot H., L, 3d MRC Eclipse S., Gr.3, GCTC Vo Rogue P., Gr.3, Sunshine Coast Guineas, Gr.3, BRC Bernborough H., L, 4th MRC Moonga S., Gr.3, GCTC Prime Minister's Cup, L.

Octane Flyer (Statue of Liberty). 2 wins at 2 at 1010m, $119,650, BRC Gallipoli Medical Research Foundation 2YO H., Jye Cooper Group H., 2d ATC Skyline S., Gr.3, 4th Qld Tatt's RC Breakfast Creek Hotel S., L.

Servant - Elemento (Sing.) (Commands). 2 wins at 2 at 1207m, 1420m, VRC ACG Security 2YO H., 2d MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, 3d MRC Betfair H., 4th MRC Zeditave S., L.



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