2021 Gold Coast National Yearling Sale

Lot: 1865

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Kitchwin Hills, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Merchant Navy (AUS)
Dam: Madam Belle (USA)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 28 September 2019
Buyer: Vern Brockman, WA $11,000
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Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Brother to Unvanquishable (2017.g. by I Am Invincible-Madam Belle, by Rock Hard Ten-Miss Dahlia).
2nd Geelong RC Race Like a Boss Maiden P.

Account of KITCHWIN HILLS (As Agent), Scone, NSW.

Lot 1865 (100% GST)        BAY COLT                    Stable K 7

Foaled 28th September 2019                  Branded : nr sh; 13 over 9 off sh





Fastnet Rock



Piccadilly Circus

Royal Academy

Legally Bay




Last Tycoon




Rock Hard Ten

Kris S



Mr. Prospector

Miss Dahlia

Strawberry Road

Whiskey Road


Vaguely Noble


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

MADAM BELLE, by Rock Hard Ten. Placed at 2 & 3 in U.S.A. Sister to CAPITAL PLAN, half-sister to Skellytown, Nicarola Catrola (dam of PERFECTLY ASSOCIAT). This is her second foal. Dam of one foal to race-

Unvanquishable (g. by I Am Invincible). Placed at 3 in 2020-21.

2nd dam

MISS DAHLIA, by Strawberry Road. Unraced. Half-sister to DAHAR, DAHLIA'S DREAMER, DELEGANT, RIVLIA, LLANDAFF, WAJD (dam of NEDAWI, FITFUL SKIES, WALL STREET), Decadrachm, Dahlia's Image. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

CAPITAL PLAN (Rock Hard Ten). 5 wins 1m to 1¼m, $305,800, Santa Anita Santa Barbara H., Gr.2, Hollywood Park Beverly Hills H., Gr.3, Allowance, 3d Hollywood Park Gamely S., Gr.1. Producer.

Skellytown (Thunder Gulch). 10 wins 1m to 9f, $237,152, 3d Santa Anita San Juan Capistrano H., Gr.2.

Dahlia Dearest. Unplaced. Dam of 7 winners-

Our Dahlia (Belong to Me). 3 wins at 1m, 8½f, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 3d Fair Grounds Oaks, Gr.2, 4th Keeneland Appalachian S., Gr.3.

Nicarola Catrola. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

PERFECTLY ASSOCIAT (Pleasantly Perfect). 6 wins 1300m to 2400m in Brazil, Gavea G.P. Joao Borges Filho, Gr.2, G.P. Almirante Marques de Tamandare, Gr.2, 2d Gavea G.P. Doutor Frontin, Gr.2, G.P. Almirante Marques de Tamandare, Gr.2, 4th Gavea G.P. Brasil, Gr.1.

My Comrade. Unplaced. Dam of 4 winners-

Mr. N (Mr Nightlinger). 8 wins-1 at 2-5f to 6½f, $317,671, 2d Remington Park Oklahoma Classics Sprint S., L, Oklahoma Classics Juvenile S., L, Don C McNeill S., L, Silver Goblin S., L.

3rd dam

DAHLIA, by Vaguely Noble. Horse of the Year twice in GB/Ire. Champion 3YO Filly in GB in 1973. Champion Older Mare in GB in 1974 & 1975. Champion Turf Horse in USA in 1974. 15 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 2600m, £637,766, Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1-twice, Belmont Man o' War S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1, York Benson & Hedges Gold Cup, Gr.1-twice, Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1. Sister to CAPTAIN GENERAL. Dam of 13 foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

DELEGANT (Grey Dawn). 7 wins, $624,323, Santa Anita San Juan Capistrano H., Gr.1, 2d Santa Anita San Luis Obispo H., Gr.3. Sire.

DAHAR (Lyphard). 7 wins 1810m to 2816m, Santa Anita San Luis Rey S., Gr.1, Hollywood Park Century H., Gr.1. Champion sire.

RIVLIA (Riverman). 5 wins-1 at 2, $375,752, Santa Anita San Luis Rey S., Gr.1, Carleton F Burke H., Gr.1, Hollywood Invitational H., Gr.1. Sire.

DAHLIA'S DREAMER (Theatrical). 4 wins, $107,720, Belmont Flower Bowl H., Gr.1, 2d Belmont Flower Bowl H., Gr.1, New York H., Gr.2. Producer.



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