2021 Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale

Lot: 1303

Type: Broodmare
Vendor: Godolphin, Hunter Valley, NSW
Sire: Dawn Approach (IRE)
Dam: Mayfield (GB)
Colour: Chestnut
Sex: Mare
DOB: 28 October 2015
Buyer: Grenville Stud, TAS $45,000

Broodmare's Breeding Status

In foal: Yes
Covering sire: Territories (IRE)
Date of last service: 11 September 2020
Selling with a foal at foot: No

Account of GODOLPHIN, Hunter Valley, NSW.

Lot 1303 (100% GST)        HEPATICA                  Stable U 18

Chestnut mare        (Branded : nr sh; 132 over 5 off sh)          Foaled in 2015





New Approach


Sadler's Wells

Park Express


Hymn of the Dawn

Phone Trick

Clever Trick

Colonial Debut

Pleasant Colony






Northern Dancer


His Majesty

Sharp Point

Royal Academy


Nice Point

Sharpen Up


DAWN APPROACH (IRE) (2010). 8 wins-6 at 2, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Sire of 462 rnrs, 198 wnrs, 13 SW, inc. SW Madhmoon (Leopardstown Champions Juvenile S., Gr.2), Dawn Passage, Poetic Flare, Dawn Patrol, Musis Amica, Diamond Thunder, Winning Partner, Dadoozdart, Dariyza, Second Generation, Haddaf, Mary Tudor, Tahitian Dancer, SP Geometrical, Bold Approach, Georgeville, Alyaasaat, Court House, Dawn Delivers, etc.


1st dam

MAYFIELD, by Danehill. Winner at 2 at 1600m in France. Half-sister to FRACTIONAL, NEEDLECRAFT (dam of FINE NEEDLE). Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

GALLATIN (g. by Street Cry). 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, $208,875, ATC Tulloch S., Gr.2, Champion Casino Prince P., 3d VRC Connoisseur S., L, 4th ATC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3, Gosford Gold Cup, L.

Union Gap (g. by Elusive Quality). 3 wins to 1400m, $116,585, MRC Hocking Stuart H., 3d VRC Poseidon S., L, 4th VRC Carbine Club S., Gr.3.

Wander (g. by Lonhro). 6 wins 1000m to 1200m, $213,860, to 2020-21, ATC Casino Prince at Vinery H., Kawasaki Keiba Trophy H., 2d ATC Invictus H.

2nd dam

SHARP POINT, by Royal Academy. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 6f in Ireland and U.S.A, Tipperary Sprint S., L, 2d Leopardstown Phoenix S., Gr.1, Silver Flash S., L, 3d Leopardstown One Thousand Guineas Trial, L, 4th York Nunthorpe S., Gr.1, Leopardstown Flying Five S., Gr.3, Ballyogan S., Gr.3. Three-quarter-sister to LAVERY, half-sister to HIGH TARGET - FASTEST STAR (H.K.). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

FRACTIONAL (Manduro). 9 wins-4 in succession-1600m to 2100m, €388,850, Longchamp Prix Dollar, Gr.2, Deauville Prix Quincey, Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Messidor, Gr.3, La Coupe de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.3, Deauville Prix de Tourgeville, L, 2d Longchamp Prix Dollar, Gr.2.

NEEDLECRAFT (Mark of Esteem). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 1800m, €129,940, Chantilly Prix Chloé, Gr.3, Milan Premio Sergio Cumani, Gr.3, 2d Cologne Grosse Europa Meile, Gr.2. Dam of 5 winners-

FINE NEEDLE (Admire Moon). Champion Sprinter/Miler in Japan in 2018. 10 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, $6,068,173, Nakayama Sprinters S., Gr.1, Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Kinen, Gr.1, Hanshin Sankei Sho Centaur S., Gr.2-twice, Kyoto Silk Road S., Gr.3.

3rd dam

NICE POINT, by Sharpen Up. Unraced. Half-sister to TIROL, Lady Donna (dam of LAVERY, BASIC INSTINCT), Classic Design (dam of EVENINGPERFORMANCE). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

HIGH TARGET - FASTEST STAR (H.K.) (High Estate). 4 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1400m, £688,049, HKJC Happy Valley Trophy, L, Centenary Cup, L, 2d Curragh Round Tower S., L, HKJC Sha Tin Trophy, L.

SHARP POINT (Royal Academy). 3 wins. See above.

Race Record : Unraced.

Produce Record :

Slipped in 2020.

Served by Territories (IRE). Last service: 11.09.2020.



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