2021 Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale

Estimated ring time: 17:04 AEST on 25 May

Lot: 762

Type: SH
Vendor: A Shareholder, Melbourne, Vic
Sire: O'Reilly (NZ)
Dam: Ruqqaya (NZ)
Colour: Bay or Brown
Sex: Colt
DOB: 12 November 2014

Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Brother to Zayydani (2016.f. by Savabeel-Ruqqaya, by Van Nistelrooy-Sayyida).
2nd Ballarat TC Sportsbet Same Game Multi H.
3rd VRC (Flemington) Auckland Racing Club H.

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Account of A SHAREHOLDER, Melbourne, Vic.

Lot 762 (100% GST)           One share in                                    

Bay or Brown horse              GRUNT (NZ)                       Foaled in 2014





Last Tycoon

Try My Best

Northern Dancer

Mill Princess

Mill Reef


Pompeii Court



Pakistan II




Van Nistelrooy

Storm Cat

Storm Bird





Sir Tristram

Eastern Princess

Pompeii Court


O'REILLY (NZ) (Brown 1993-Stud 1997). 4 wins to 1600m, Levin RC Bayer Classic S., Gr.1. Champion NZ Sire 4 times. Sire of 1403 rnrs, 990 wnrs, 96 SW, inc. SW Silent Achiever (New Zealand Derby, Gr.1), Shamrocker, Master O'Reilly, Alamosa, The Jewel, Final Destination, O'Marilyn, Sacred Falls, Grunt, Maco'reilly, Guyno, Brutal, Swick, Tiptronic, Shamexpress, Hera, Joey Massino, Irlanda, Bohemian Lily, Burbero, Kerry O'Reilly, etc.


1st dam

RUQQAYA, by Van Nistelrooy. 2 wins at 2000m, 2100m, BOP RC Radisson Plaza Resort Air Tahiti Nui H., 2d Wanganui JC TCL Communications H. Half-sister to OCEAN PARK. Dam of 4 named foals, all winners-

GRUNT (c. by O'Reilly). 5 wins. See below.

Addison (f. by Jimmy Choux). 3 wins 1300m to 1600m, $124,200, MRC Dennis Hanrahan H., 3d SAJC Birthday Cup, L.

2nd dam

SAYYIDA, by Zabeel. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, BOP RC Dunstan Stayers Championship Qualifier. Broodmare of the Year in NZ in 2012-13. Half-sister to Brilliant Princess (dam of PRINCE KAAPSTAD). Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

OCEAN PARK (Thorn Park). Horse of the Year in NZ in 2012-13. Champion Middle Distance Horse in AUS & NZ in 2012-13. 8 wins-4 in succession-1200m to 2040m, $2,799,524, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, MRC Underwood S., Gr.1, Caulfield S., Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Makfi Challenge S., Gr.1, Wellington S., Gr.3, 2d ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Great Northen Guineas, Gr.2, Waikato Guineas, Gr.3, 3d VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, 4th Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1. Sire.

Lady Sayyida. 3 wins at 1400m, 2050m, 3d BOP RC Barrett Homes H. Dam of-

Excelida (Exceed and Excel). 3 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 1400m, $157,300, to 2019-20, MRC Ladbrokes H., 3d MRC Twilight Glow S., L.

3rd dam

EASTERN PRINCESS, by Pompeii Court. 6 wins 1600m to 2200m, VATC VAFA H., MVRC Hoyts Highpoint Quality H., VRC Magnifique H., MVRC Sawasdee Thai Restaurant H. Three-quarter-sister to COURTZA (dam of O'REILLY), OUR POMPEII, HUNZA COURT, TISZAE, Pennies in Heaven (dam of SINGLE CURRENCY, SUPER JOCKEY), half-sister to CRITIC. Dam of 6 foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Brilliant Princess. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners-

PRINCE KAAPSTAD (Kaapstad). 5 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 2100m, $437,326, ARC Easter H., Gr.1, Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, 2d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, 3d Hawkes Bay Mudgway Partsworld S., Gr.1, BOP RC Tauranga S., Gr.3, 4th Hawkes Bay Windsor Park Challenge P., Gr.1, ARC Great Northern Foal S., L.

Race Record : 5 wins-4 in succession-at 1400m, 1600m, $1,382,450, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, Makybe Diva S., Gr.1, CS Hayes S., Gr.3, SAJC Holdfast Insurance H., 3d VRC Saintly Hall of Fame 2YO Trophy.

Stud Record :

Commenced stud duties in Australia in 2019. His oldest progeny will be yearlings in 2021-22.


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