2021 Gold Coast National Yearling Sale

Lot: 1723

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Segenhoe Stud, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Merchant Navy (AUS)
Dam: Crimson Dawn (GB)
Colour: Chestnut
Sex: Colt
DOB: 06 November 2019
Buyer: Passed In $110,000 - Reserve $120,000
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Account of SEGENHOE STUD (As Agent), Scone, NSW.

Lot 1723 (100% GST) CHESTNUT COLT             Stable D 2

Foaled 6th November 2019                     Branded : nr sh; 57 over 9 off sh





Fastnet Rock



Piccadilly Circus

Royal Academy

Legally Bay




Last Tycoon






Northern Dancer

Mr. P's Princess

Mr. Prospector

Mail the Desert

Desert Prince

Green Desert

Mail Boat



MERCHANT NAVY (AUS) (Bay 2014-Stud Aust. 2018, Ire. 2019). 7 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$939,950, £340,260, €70,800, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.1, Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.2, MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1. Brother to SW Jolie Bay (ATC Roman Consul S., Gr.2) and SP Zara Bay. Half-brother to the dam of SP Shotmaker. His oldest progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

CRIMSON DAWN, by Fasliyev. Raced twice. This is her tenth foal. Dam of nine foals to race, eight winners-

MISS ROSE DE LAGO (f. by Encosta de Lago). 9 wins 1200m to 1800m, $941,140, MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, MRC PB Lawrence S., Gr.2, WATC Champion Fillies S., Gr.3, MRC Ladies Day Vase, Gr.3, WATC Burgess Queen S., L, MRC PFD Fresh to Go H., Champagne Pommery Masters H., WATC Tabtouch With Cash H., Westspeed H., 2d Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, WATC Northerly S., Gr.3, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, 3d MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.2, VRC Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, MVRC Typhoon Tracy S., Gr.3, WATC Jungle Dawn Classic, L, 4th VRC Let's Elope S., Gr.2, Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3, WATC Starstruck Classic, L, Carbine Club of WA S., L.

Chestnut Road (g. by Encosta de Lago). 8 wins 1300m to 1800m, $257,150, ATC Schweppes H., McGrath Estate Agents Vic H., 2d ATC Tab.com.au H., 3d ATC Tab.com.au H.-twice, JB (Barry) Maher Memorial H., Declaration of War at Coolmore Sprint H., Cornucopia Committee Inc H.

Imperial Dawn (f. by High Chaparral). 2 wins at 1400m to 2019-20, Ballarat TC Porter Plant H., 3d VRC Christmas Giving Tree H., MRC Blue Star Print H.

Chief Cochise (g. by High Chaparral). Winner at 1600m in 2019-20, 3d WATC Fifth Leg H.

Phantom Quartz (c. by Galileo). 5 wins-4 in succession-to 1400m in Japan.

Red Sun Rising (g. by Encosta de Lago). 3 wins at 1200m, 1650m.

Flying Power (g. by Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m in 2019-20.

Red Light Dancer (f. by Choisir). Winner at 2 at 900m.

Willing Accomplice (g. by High Chaparral). Placed.

2nd dam

MAIL THE DESERT, by Desert Prince. 2 wins at 2 at 6f, 7f, £172,635, Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.1, 2d Hoppegarten Grosser Porsche Trophy von Deutschland, Gr.2, Goodwood Prestige S., Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, Sandown Star S., L, 4th Deauville Prix Roland de Chambure, L, Royal Ascot Albany S., L. Three-quarter-sister to Sir Al, half-sister to Amarula Ridge. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Zwayyan. 6 wins 7f to 8¾f, £118,811, Haydock Betway Mile H., Ascot Neptune Investment Management S., Wolverhampton Lincoln Trial.

Desert Force. 4 wins-1 at 2-1215m to 1408m in GB and U.A.E, Newbury Dubai Duty Free Full of Surprises H., 4th Meydan Dubawi S., L.

3rd dam

MAIL BOAT, by Formidable. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Power Lake, half-sister to DRY DOCK, Showboat, River Patrol (dam of NORSE DANCER), Charlotte Dundas (dam of BAND GIPSY), Head of the River (dam of GOOD FAITH). Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

MAIL THE DESERT (Desert Prince). 2 wins. See above.



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