2021 Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale

Lot: 976

Type: Broodmare
Vendor: Widden Stud, Widden Valley, NSW
Sire: Pierro (AUS)
Dam: Flying Ruby (AUS)
Colour: Brown
Sex: Mare
DOB: 29 August 2015
Buyer: Written Tycoon Syndicate, VIC $350,000

Broodmare's Breeding Status

In foal: Yes
Covering sire: Blue Point (IRE)
Date of last service: 30 September 2020
Selling with a foal at foot: No

Account of WIDDEN STUD, Widden Valley, NSW.

Lot 976 (100% GST)                 PURE                        Stable I 21

Brown mare             (Branded : nr sh; 10 over 5 off sh)           Foaled in 2015









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Miss Right Note



Sky Song

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Better Boy


Seventh Hussar

Parkhill's Flyer



Better Fantasy

Better Boy


PIERRO (AUS) (2009). 11 wins-6 at 2, ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. First Season Sire in 2016-17. Sire of 358 rnrs, 248 wnrs, 24 SW, inc. SW Levendi (ATC Australian Derby, Gr.1), Regal Power, Arcadia Queen, Shadow Hero, Pierata, Pinot, Furore, Dragon Leap, Reelem in Ruby, Action, Roy Had Enough, Rock, Tulip, Bellevue Hill, Gamay, Persan, Arcadia Prince, Sacramento, Untamed - Super Buddy (H.K.), etc.


1st dam

FLYING RUBY, by Rubiton. 6 wins-3 in succession-1200m to 1600m, $309,662, TRC Bow Mistress S., L, VRC Sunday Herald Sun P., MRC Swell Time H., 2d MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, NSA Great Strides CF Cup, 3d VRC National Jockey Celebration Day Victoria P., Gr.3, MRC WW Cockram S., Gr.3, TRC Bow Mistress S., L, VRC Melbourne Cup Community Fund H., MRC Partnercall H. Dam of 7 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

FLYING ARTIE (c. by Artie Schiller). Leading 3YO Male on the 2016 WTR (Sprint). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2016-17. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, $1,281,000, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, MRC Blue Sapphire S., Gr.3, Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, 2d MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.3, 3d ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Sire.

Belflyer (g. by Bel Esprit). 14 wins 1000m to 1600m, $1,009,880, ATC Kosciuszko P., SCTC Caloundra Automotive H., 2d Clarence River JC Ramornie H., L, 3d Tamworth Showcase Cup, BRC Pink Sports Day H., Superior Pak H., MRC Grand Hotel Frankston H., GCTC Viva Racing H.

Pure (f. by Pierro). 4 wins. See below.

Belsapphire (f. by Bel Esprit). 2 wins at 1200m, 3d MRC Lu Simon Builders H., MVRC Shell Ocean Grove P.

Redissent (g. by Dissident). Winner at 1400m in 2020-21, 3d MVRC Vertex Roofing H.

2nd dam

PARKHILL'S FLYER, by Brigand. Raced 3 times. Half-sister to BETTER LOOSEN UP, Pure Imagination (dam of ALL IMAGINATION). Dam of 14 named foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

FLYING RUBY (Rubiton). 6 wins. See above.

Crimson Pilot. 9 wins-2 at 2-1100m to 1400m, $113,190, BTC Byrne Ford H., Qld Tatt's RC Country Cup, 2d SAJC Contract Engineering Flying H., VRC Boss Hogs Hot Dogs Sprint H., 4th Gosford RC Pacesetter S., L.

3rd dam

BETTER FANTASY, by Better Boy. 5 wins 1400m to 2400m. Dam of 14 named foals, 13 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

BETTER LOOSEN UP (Loosen Up). Aust. Horse of the Year 1990-91. Champion Older Horse in Australia in 1990-91. 17 wins-1 at 2-1100m to 2400m, $3,481,125, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, Honda S.H., Gr.1, STC Segenhoe S., Gr.1, WATC Winfield S., Gr.1, Railway S., Gr.1, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.2.

Race Record : 4 wins 1100m to 2046m, $103,650, to 2019-20, 2d MVRC Adapt Aust Martin Ralston H.

Produce Record :

Served by Blue Point (IRE). Last service: 30.09.2020.



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