2023 Gold Coast Yearling Sale

Lot: 543

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Cannon Hayes Stud, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Shalaa (IRE)
Dam: Whatadeel (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 03 August 2021
Buyer: Matt Cumani, VIC $80,000
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Account of CANNON HAYES STUD (As Agent), Scone, NSW.

Lot 543 (100% GST)           BAY COLT                 Stable QF 12

Foaled 3rd August 2021                          Branded : nr sh; 12 over 1 off sh





Invincible Spirit

Green Desert





War Chant








High Chaparral

Sadler's Wells



Rex is a Star

Encosta de Lago

Fairy King

Sliding Cube

Rock of Gibraltar


SHALAA (IRE) (Bay 2013-Stud 2017). 6 wins-5 at 2-at 6f, Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1. Sire of 370 rnrs, 191 wnrs, 10 SW, inc. SW No Speak Alexander (Leopardstown Matron S., Gr.1), Seven Veils, Shaquero, Semillion, Welwal, Night Endeavor, Quang Tri, Siam Paragon, King Shalaa, Semble Juste, SP Times Boulevard, Do it La, Shalailed, Legal Attack, Nice for What, Custodian, Lacuna, Shalaman, Slevka, Hunnam, Let's, etc.


1st dam

WHATADEEL, by Dundeel. Unraced. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.

2nd dam

REX IS A STAR, by Encosta de Lago. Winner at 2 at 1100m, ATC Bowermans Office Furniture 2YO H. Sister to RUBICK, three-quarter-sister to MANHATTAN RAIN, PRECIOUS LORRAINE, ECHOES OF HEAVEN, LUCKY RAQUIE, Quench the Thirst. Dam of 3 named foals, 1 to race.

3rd dam

SLIDING CUBE, by Rock of Gibraltar. 3 wins in succession-2 at 2-1000m to 1200m, $179,625, AJC San Domenico S., Gr.3, Keith Mackay H., L, Picton Bowling Club H., 2d AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, 4th AJC Surround S., Gr.2. Three-quarter-sister to REDOUTE'S CHOICE, PLATINUM SCISSORS, Superior Sateen, Monsoon Wedding, half-sister to MANHATTAN RAIN, ECHOES OF HEAVEN. Dam of 4 foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

RUBICK (Encosta de Lago). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, $379,500, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, 3d ATC Challenge S., Gr.2, 4th MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Sire.

Drifting Cube. Placed at 2. Dam of 2 winners-

Saturday Nite Girl (War Front). Winner at 2 at 7½f, 2d Gulfstream Park Martha Washington S., L.

4th dam

SHANTHA'S CHOICE, by Canny Lad. Winner at 2 at 1200m, 2d VATC Kilshery H. Three-quarter-sister to HE'S NO PIE EATER, half-sister to HURRICANE SKY, UMATILLA, Makarova. Dam of 13 foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

REDOUTE'S CHOICE (Danehill). 5 wins-2 at 2 and 3 in succession-1100m to 1600m, $1,567,850, VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Champion sire.

PLATINUM SCISSORS (Danehill). 5 wins 1400m to 2000m, $982,800, AJC Spring Champion S., Gr.1, MRC Norman Robinson S., Gr.2. Sire.

MANHATTAN RAIN (Encosta de Lago). 2 wins at 2 at 1200m, 1400m, $1,311,200, AJC Sires Produce S., Gr.1, Skyline S., Gr.3. Sire.

SLIDING CUBE (Rock of Gibraltar). 3 wins. See above.

Monsoon Wedding (Danehill). Placed at 2, 3d STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, AJC Keith Mackay H., L. Grandam of-

SUMMER MONSOON (Stratum). 9 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1400m, to 2022-23, CJC Stewards H., Gr.3, 2d Matamata RC Slipper S., L.

The Broken Shore. Winner at 1100m, ATC Landmark Hotel P. Dam of-

SHOALS (Fastnet Rock). Champion 3YO Filly in Australia in 2017-18. 7 wins-3 at 2-1100m to 1600m, $2,535,270, VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1.

Taste of Heaven. Winner at 1300m. Dam of 2 winners-

HEAVENLY CURLIN (Curlin). 3 wins in succession at 8½f, 1¼m, $138,599, Woodbine Maple Leaf S., Gr.3, 4th Woodbine Trillium S., Gr.3.



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