2021 Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale

Lot: 1206

Type: Broodmare
Vendor: Godolphin, Hunter Valley, NSW
Sire: Commands (AUS)
Dam: Ancient Song (AUS)
Colour: Bay or Brown
Sex: Mare
DOB: 22 September 2007
Buyer: John Chalmers Bloodstock (FBAA), WA $30,000

Broodmare's Breeding Status

In foal: Yes
Covering sire: Astern (AUS)
Date of last service: 20 November 2020
Selling with a foal at foot: No

Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Sister to Robot Warrior (2015.g. by Sepoy-Ancient Song, by Canny Lad-Hello Lottie).
2nd HKJC Norman Conqueror H.
Closely related to Black Magic Woman (2017.f. by Dream Ahead-Irish Teardrop, by Fastnet Rock-Is Amazing).
1st Devonport RC Carlton and United H.
Closely related to Verstappen (2018.f. by Savabeel-Beachley, by Fastnet Rock-Dances on Waves).
1st Avondale JC NZB Insurance Pearl Series 2YO S.

Account of GODOLPHIN, Hunter Valley, NSW.

Lot 1206 (100% GST)       CLASSICS                   Stable T 13

Bay or Brown mare  (Branded : nr sh; 16 over 7 off sh)           Foaled in 2007







Northern Dancer


His Majesty

Cotehele House

My Swanee


Eight Carat

Pieces of Eight




Canny Lad



Jesmond Lass


Hello Lottie

Beau Sovereign

Sovereign Edition

Ancient Sky



COMMANDS (AUS) (1996). 4 wins-3 at 2, STC Missile S., Gr.3. Sire of 1318 rnrs, 973 wnrs, 80 SW, inc. SW Melody Belle, etc. Sire of the dams of 1105 rnrs, 697 wnrs, 26 SW, inc. Got the Greenlight, Contentment, Politeness, Cosmic Force, Obsequious, Amercement, Pin Sec, Pretty Young Thing, Tailleur, Agent Pippa, Ranier, Vegadaze, Raiment, Onemorezeta, Runway Star, Derma Louvre, Newhart, Assimilate, Emerald Kingdom, etc.


1st dam

ANCIENT SONG, by Canny Lad. 9 wins-2 at 2 and 4 in succession-900m to 1300m, $780,735, VRC Salinger S., Gr.1, AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, June S., L, MVRC Ladies Luncheon H., AJC Henson Park Hotel H., STC Bulldogs H., 2d MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, STC Premiere S., Gr.2, Research S., Gr.3, Missile S., Gr.3, Gosford RC Pacesetter S., L, 3d STC Millie Fox S., L, Canberra RC National Sprint H., L, 4th AJC Breeders' Classic, L. Sister to Ancient Lights (dam of DANCES ON WAVES), half-sister to DANZIG BEAU, ROYAL LOTT, Great Fingall, Isabo (dam of IS AMAZING). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

TAMPIKO (f. by Lonhro). 8 wins-3 in succession-1200m to 1600m, $261,787, GCTC Prime Minister's Cup, L, MVRC Black Caviar 25 March H., ARC Telecom H., 3d BRC Spear Chief H., L. Producer.

War Hero (g. by Sepoy). 2 wins at 1100m, 1280m, 2d ATC TAB Highway H., 3d Gosford Guineas, L, 4th VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.3.

2nd dam

HELLO LOTTIE, by Beau Sovereign. Unraced. Half-sister to Half Your Luck, Sky's Your Limit (dam of SKY DRAMA). Dam of 13 foals, 12 to race, 11 winners, inc:-

ANCIENT SONG (Canny Lad). 9 wins. See above.

ROYAL LOTT (Royal Abjar). 14 wins 1000m to 1500m, $473,518, Pinjarra RC Chaff City Classic, L-twice, 2d WATC Prince of Wales S., Gr.3.

Ancient Lights. 6 wins 1000m to 1600m, AJC PJ Bell H. Dam of 6 winners-

DANCES ON WAVES (Anabaa). 5 wins-3 in succession-1200m to 1600m, $233,950, AJC Villiers S., Gr.2, Triple M Grill Team H.

Better Alternative. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1230m, 2000m. Dam of 6 winners-

PREFERMENT (Zabeel). Champion Stayer in Australia in 2015-16. 5 wins 2000m to 2500m, $3,432,730, ATC BMW S., Gr.1, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Turnbull S., Gr.1, ATC Hill S., Gr.2, 2d ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, Geelong Classic, L.

Race Record : 5 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 1400m, $248,650, ATC International Animal Health H., Saunders Insurance Brokers H., Vincents Forensics Accounting H., Grand Pavilion H., STC Ruse Tavern Tipsters 2YO H., 2d AJC Bosco Bulldogs H., ATC Commercial Interior Projects H., 4th STC Run to the Rose H., Gr.3, Ipswich TC Gai Waterhouse Classic, L.

Produce Record : Dam of four foals, two to race.

2014 f. Libraries, by Lonhro. Raced twice.

2015 c. Buckingham, by Lonhro. Unraced.

2016 f. Vedic, by Sepoy. Placed at 2.

2019 c. Silvanito, by Shooting to Win.

Missed in 2018; slipped in 2017, 2020.

Served by Astern (AUS). Last service: 20.11.2020.



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