2021 Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale

Lot: 607

Type: Racehorse Filly/Mare
Vendor: L M Wadley, R M Webb, T J Edwards & J R Atwood, Launceston, Tas
Sire: Toorak Toff (AUS)
Dam: Smooth Return (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Mare
DOB: 12 September 2013
Buyer: This lot was withdrawn
Breeding proposition only

Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Sister to HELA (2017.f. by Night of Thunder-Smooth Return, by Redoute's Choice-Rich Silk).
1st TRC (Hobart) Ladbrokes H.
From the same family as FINANCE TYCOON (2018.c. by Written Tycoon-Darook Park, by Darci Brahma-Silk Ending).
1st MRC (Caulfield) Showdown S.

No photo available

Account of L M WADLEY, R M WEBB, T J EDWARDS & J R ATWOOD, Launceston, Tas.

Lot 607 (No GST)       TOORAK AFFAIR          Stable QE 14

Bay mare                  (Branded : nr sh; 4 over 3 off sh)            Foaled in 2013





Show a Heart

Brave Warrior

Cossack Warrior

Miss Sandman

Regal Advice


Grand Lodge

Chief's Crown


Mighty Avalanche




Redoute's Choice



Shantha's Choice

Canny Lad

Rich Silk



Silk Lilly

Never Bend


TOORAK TOFF (AUS) (Chestnut 2007-Stud 2012). 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1. Sire of 208 rnrs, 128 wnrs, inc. SW Toorak Affair (TRC Hobart Cup, Gr.3), Iconoclasm, SP Toffee Nose and of Social Spin, Kravitz, Hasseltoff, I'm a Floozy, Stay Gold, Taken Off, Three Legs In, Zip Your Lips, Gypsy Toff, Ian, Madam Superior, Raktoff, Toorak Smock, Duality, Embezzlement, Fanciful Toff, Toorak Comedy, Trakiato, etc.


1st dam

SMOOTH RETURN, by Redoute's Choice. Winner at 1300m. Dam of 5 named foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

TOORAK AFFAIR (f. by Toorak Toff). 14 wins. See below.

HELA (f. by Night of Thunder). 6 wins in succession from only 6 starts 1100m to 2100m, $159,230, in 2020-21, TRC Strutt S., L, One Thousand Guineas.

2nd dam

RICH SILK, by Rizzi. Winner at 6f in U.S.A. Half-sister to SILKY SWEEP, Silken Moment (dam of BEAU GENTLEMAN, MAKE CONTACT), Cut Class Leanne (dam of CHAPEL ROYAL), Lilly's Pleasure (dam of LILLYCUT), Crusading Lil (dam of MOTSPUR), Silky Pleasure (dam of GENIAL). Dam of 9 foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

Silk Dior. Winner at 2 at 1000m, MVRC Variety Vic Bash 2YO Fillies P.

3rd dam

SILK LILLY, by Never Bend. Unraced. Half-sister to FANFRELUCHE (dam of L'ENJOLEUR, D'ACCORD, GRAND LUXE, LA VOYAGEUSE, MEDAILLE D'OR), BARACHOIS, COCO LA TERREUR, Somfas (dam of RUSSIAN BOND, SNAADEE, CRISTOFORI, CROSSOVER). Dam of 15 foals, 13 to race, 11 winners, inc:-

SILKY SWEEP (End Sweep). 7 wins-2 at 2-5f to 7f, $325,309, Meadowlands Skip Trial S., L, 2d Woodbine Highlander H., Gr.3. Sire.

Cut Class Leanne. 9 wins-1 at 2-5½f to 8½f, $108,385 in U.S.A. Dam of-

CHAPEL ROYAL (Montbrook). 3 wins in succession at 2, $495,571, Saratoga Sanford S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Champagne S., Gr.1. Sire.

Silk Ending. Winner at 2 at 5f in U.S.A. Grandam of-

GYPSY DIAMOND (Not a Single Doubt). 4 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 2000m, Moonee Valley Fillies Classic, Gr.2, 2d ATC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.1.

FINANCE TYCOON (Written Tycoon). 2 wins at 2 at 1000m, 1100m, $304,300, in 2020-21, VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.3.

Crusading Lil. Winner at 7f in U.S.A. Dam of 5 winners-

MOTSPUR (Flying Spur). 12 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-900m to 1400m, $645,910, BRC Falvelon H., L, Scone Quality H., L.

GENIAL (Gate Dancer). 5 wins-1 at 2-1100m to 1600m, Kenilworth Basil Starke S., Gr.3, 2d Greyville Summerveld S., Gr.3.

Race Record : 14 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1150m to 2400m, $488,225, to 2020-21, TRC Hobart Cup, Gr.3, TTC Conquering S., L, Tasmanian S., L, TRC Little Bee Summer Cup, TTC Brighton Cup, 2d TTC Book Your Xmas Function H., 4th TRC Strutt S., L, TTC Conquering S., L.

Breeding proposition only



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