2023 Gold Coast Yearling Sale

Lot: 302

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Raheen Stud, Warwick, Qld
Sire: Nicconi (AUS)
Dam: Rock Garden (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 28 August 2021
Buyer: Cumani Racing/Boomer Bloodstock (FBAA), VIC $200,000
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Significant Pedigree Updates

Out of a sibling to Show Me Mercy (2020.c. by Astern-Pardon, by Elusive Quality-Furlough).
1st SCTC (Sunshine Coast) Toucan Removals Maiden 2YO H.

Account of RAHEEN STUD, Warwick, Qld.

Lot 302 (100% GST)           BAY COLT                  Stable M 21

Foaled 28th August 2021                        Branded : nr sh; 17 over 1 off sh







Northern Dancer

Fall Aspen


Nicola Lass


Sadler's Wells

Dubai Lass





Fastnet Rock



Piccadilly Circus

Royal Academy


Elusive Quality

Gone West


Easy Goer


NICCONI (AUS) (Bay 2005-Stud 2010). 6 wins-1 at 2, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Sire of 716 rnrs, 514 wnrs, 24 SW, inc. SW Nature Strip (ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1), Graceful Girl, Niccanova, Faatinah, Sircconi, Chill Party, Nicoscene, Time Awaits, Concealer, Criminal Defence - King Tourbillon (H.K.), Tony Nicconi, Hear the Chant, State Solicitor, Caipirinha, Scorched Earth, The Bopper, Skyt, Nistaan, William Thomas, It's Been a Battle, Ayers Rock, etc.


1st dam

ROCK GARDEN, by Fastnet Rock. Placed, 3d BRC Diamond Cut Meats P. Half-sister to Excused. This is her third foal. Dam of two foals to race, inc:-

Miss Coota (f by Spirit of Boom). 2 wins at 2 from only 2 starts at 1000m, 1100m, $158,900, in 2022-23, BRC Basil Nolan Jr 2YO P., Dubious First Yearlings 2YO H.

2nd dam

PARDON, by Elusive Quality. 4 wins-3 in succession-at 1m, 8¼f, $108,908, Mountaineer Park Decoration Day H., L. Half-sister to HAPPY HUNTING, Pension (dam of ANNUAL REPORT, THOUGHTFULLY, GIANT PAYDAY). Dam of 4 named foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Excused (Medaglia d'Oro). Winner at 2 at 1000m, $119,940, MRC Yulong 2YO H., 2d MRC Jim Moloney S., L, 3d MRC Ladbrokes Back Yourself H.

Warrington. Winner at 1350m. Dam of-

Aeecee Power. Winner at 1100m, ATC Sky Racing Active H.

3rd dam

FURLOUGH, by Easy Goer. 8 wins 6f to 1m, $671,844, Saratoga Ballerina H., Gr.1, Aqueduct Distaff H., Gr.2, Saratoga Honorable Miss H., Gr.3, 2d Belmont Ruffian H., Gr.1-twice, Aqueduct Top Flight H., Gr.2-twice, Belmont Vagrancy H., Gr.3, 4th Belmont Beldame S., Gr.1, Saratoga Ballerina H., Gr.1, Belmont Genuine Risk H., Gr.2, Aqueduct Bed o' Roses H., Gr.3, Saratoga Honorable Miss H., Gr.3. Three-quarter-sister to Home Leave (dam of EXTEND), half-sister to DANCING SPREE, FANTASTIC FIND (dam of FINDER'S FEE), DANCING ALL NIGHT, Oh What a Dance (dam of HEAVENLY PRIZE, OH WHAT A WINDFALL). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, all winners, inc:-

HAPPY HUNTING (Seeking the Gold). 6 wins-4 in succession-7f to 8½f, $281,917, Aqueduct H., Gr.3, 3d Belmont Westchester H., Gr.3, Delaware Park Brandywine S., L. Sire.

PARDON (Elusive Quality). 4 wins. See above.

Pension. Winner at 1m in U.S.A. Dam of 7 winners-

THOUGHTFULLY (Tapit). 2 wins at 2 at 5½f, 6½f, $168,214, Saratoga Adirondack S., Gr.2, 4th Keeneland Alcibiades S., Gr.1.

ANNUAL REPORT (Harlan's Holiday). 2 wins at 2 at 5½f, 6f, $186,587, Belmont Futurity S., Gr.2. Sire.

GIANT PAYDAY (Giant's Causeway). 7 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-7½f to 8½f, $429,710, Canterbury Park Mystic Lake Derby, L, Brooks Fields S., L, 2d Canterbury Park Mystic Lake Mile S., L, 3d Churchill Downs Jefferson Cup, L, Canterbury Park Mystic Lake Mile S., L, Turf Paradise Turf S., 4th Turf Paradise Cotton Fitzsimmons Mile H., L.

Flores Island (Giant's Causeway). 3 wins in succession at 1m, 8¼f, $244,070, 2d Gulfstream Park Musical Romance S., L, Laurel Maryland Racing Media S., L.



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