2021 Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale

Estimated ring time: 16:36 AEST on 27 May

Lot: 1289

Type: Broodmare
Vendor: Glastonbury Farms, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Galileo (IRE)
Dam: Valdara (GB)
Colour: Brown
Sex: Mare
DOB: 08 April 2008

Broodmare's Breeding Status

In foal: Yes
Covering sire: Dundeel (NZ)
Date of last service: 11 October 2020
Selling with a foal at foot: No

Significant Pedigree Updates

Closely related to VICTORY EIGHT (2013.g. by Nadeem-Queen's Colours, by Rainbow Quest-Valdara).
1st BRC (Eagle Farm) Treasury Brisbane H.
Closely related to Munhamek - Hall of Champ (H.K.) (2016.g. by Dark Angel-Cadenza, by Dansili-Valleyrose).
1st HKJC FWD Insurance JW Region H.

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Account of GLASTONBURY FARMS (As Agent), Scone, NSW.

Lot 1289 (100% GST)  GALIVANT (IRE)             Stable N 16

Brown mare              (Branded : nr sh; 1 over 7 off sh)            Foaled in 2008





Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer


Fairy Bridge

Bold Reason

Urban Sea


Mr. Prospector







Shirley Heights

Mill Reef




Irish River


Via Venise



GALILEO (IRE) (1998). 6 wins, The Derby, Gr.1. Champion Broodmare Sire in France in 2020. Sire of 2273 rnrs, 1551 wnrs, 332 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Igugu, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Frankel, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Sottsass, Warning, Ghaiyyath, Barney Roy, St Mark's Basilica, Alson, Personal, Fog of War, Magna Grecia, Watch Me, Saxon Warrior, The Autumn Sun, Tofane, U S Navy Flag, Winning Ways, etc.


1st dam

Valdara, by Darshaan. Winner at 2, Longchamp Prix de la Loire, 3d Longchamp Prix des Reservoirs, Gr.3. Half-sister to VALLEY QUEST, Cool Star, Verdoro, Veridique. Dam of 13 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

THE OFFER (g. by Montjeu). 8 wins-3 in succession-1600m to 3200m, $1,600,308, ATC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, Chairman's H., Gr.2, NE Manion Cup, Gr.3, Bendigo Cup, Gr.3, Hawkesbury RC Rowley Mile H., L, Ballarat Cup, L, 2d MRC Sandown Cup, L, 3d Curragh Cup, Gr.3, ATC Randwick City S., L, 4th City Tattersalls Club Cup, L.

CYMBAL (f. by Singspiel). 4 wins-3 in succession-at 2000m, 2100m in France and Germany, Munich Nereide Rennen, L, Saint-Cloud Prix la Troienne, 2d Grand Prix du Lion d'Angers, L, 4th Longchamp Prix Vanteaux, Gr.3, La Coupe de Marseille, L. Dam of 5 winners-

Layl (Street Cry). 3 wins 1600m to 2460m, £150,489 in GB and U.A.E, Meydan Sobha H., 2d Meydan Al Maktoum Challenge Round 1 S., Gr.2, 3d Meydan Burj Nahaar S., Gr.3, Dubai Creek Mile, L.

MUSHA MERR - SHAAYF KHEER (Sau.) (c. by Sadler's Wells). 2 wins at 2000m, 2089m, York Glasgow S., L, Nad al Sheba Al Rashidiya S., L. Sire.

Queen's Colours (f. by Rainbow Quest). 2 wins to 11f in Ireland. Dam of-

CYLINDER BEACH (Showcasing). 6 wins 1350m to 2000m, $536,850, BRC Gunsynd Classic, Gr.3, Bernborough H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L, 2d BRC Rough Habit P., Gr.3, Brisbane H., L, 3d BRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, 4th BRC JJ Atkins S., Gr.1.

VICTORY EIGHT (Nadeem). 10 wins 1200m to 1615m, $329,000, to 2019-20, SCTC Wayne Wilson H., L, BRC Country Music Weekend H., SCTC BOQ Maroochydore H., 4th SAJC Queen Adelaide S., L.

Valleria (f. by Sadler's Wells). Unraced. Dam of 6 winners-

GALIPHAN (Halling). 8 wins 1500m to 2800m, $377,468 in Turkey, Istanbul Fetih, L, 2d Istanbul Buyuk Taarruz, L, Ismet Inönü, L, 3d Istanbul Fetih, L, 4th Istanbul Celal Bayar, L.

HAKKAR (Halling). Champion 2YO Colt in Turkey in 2009. 5 wins-2 at 2-1400m to 2800m, $393,210 in Turkey, Istanbul Sakarya, L, Jockey Club of Turkey Cup, L, Celal Bayar, L, Ankara S., L. Sire.

Race Record : 2 wins at 2200m, 2435m, 2d Goodwood Racing UK Bonus S., MRC Le Pine Funerals H., 4th Lingfield Oaks Trial S., L.

Produce Record : Dam of four named foals, three to race, all winners.

2014 g. Skelton, by Excelebration. 2 wins at 1350m, 1400m to 2020-21.

2015 g. Alessandro, by Fiorente. 2 wins at 1400m, 2025m.

2016 f. Northern Reign, by Fastnet Rock. Winner at 1700m in 2020-21.

2018 f. Foxy Gal, by Foxwedge. Unraced.

2019 c. by Tosen Stardom.

Missed in 2020; not served in 2016.

Served by Dundeel (NZ). Last service: 11.10.2020.



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