2023 Gold Coast National Weanling Sale

Lot: 170

Type: Weanling
Vendor: Amarina Farm, Denman, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Shalaa (IRE)
Dam: Exploding Star (AUS)
Colour: Bay or Brown
Sex: Colt
DOB: 17 September 2022
Buyer: Rathbran Bloodstock, NSW $6,000
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Significant Pedigree Updates

Closely related to Flashing Steel (2019.g. by Not a Single Doubt-Medaglia Valore, by Medaglia d'Oro-Military Rose).
1st Illawarra Turf Club H.
From the same family as Kavak (2017.g. by Deep Field-Moroccan Rose, by Charge Forward-Tang).
1st Ipswich TC (Ipswich) Ray White Ipswich H.

Account of AMARINA FARM (As Agent), Denman, NSW.

Lot 170 (100% GST)           BAY COLT                   Stable A 21

Foaled 17th September 2022                   Branded : nr sh; 26 over 2 off sh





Invincible Spirit

Green Desert





War Chant








Northern Meteor

Encosta de Lago


Redoute's Choice

Bella Maddelena

Flying Spur





SHALAA (IRE) (Bay 2013-Stud 2017). 6 wins-5 at 2-at 6f, Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1. Sire of 443 rnrs, 244 wnrs, 13 SW, inc. SW No Speak Alexander (Leopardstown Matron S., Gr.1), Seven Veils, Shaquero, Semillion, Recommendation, Welwal, Princess Duhallow, Shalromy, Night Endeavor, Quang Tri, Siam Paragon, King Shalaa, Semble Juste, SP Times Boulevard, Do it La, Shalailed, Legal Attack, Nice for What, Custodian, etc.


1st dam

EXPLODING STAR, by Zoustar. Placed at 3. Half-sister to MILITARY ROSE. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a yearling.

2nd dam

BELLA MADDELENA, by Flying Spur. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, STC Schweppes P., 3d STC Bill Murphy Bookmaker H. Half-sister to ZESTFUL, Zedazest. Dam of 10 foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

MILITARY ROSE (General Nediym). Second top filly on 2009-10 Australasian 2YO Classification. 6 wins-5 in succession at 2-1000m to 1200m, $1,626,900, STC Reisling S., Gr.2, Gold Coast Guineas, Gr.3, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic, RL, BRC BJ McLachlan S., L, Calaway Gal S., L, 3d MVRC Champagne S., Gr.3. Dam of 5 winners-

Tullio. 5 wins-1 at 2 and 4 in succession-900m to 1100m, $138,950, BRC Kirin H., SCTC Kendrick Racing P., 2d BRC Munce Racing H.

In Times of War. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, $235,525, ATC Sporting Chance Golfers H., Hyland Race Colours P., 2d ATC Anderson H.

Medaglia Valore. Winner at 1200m. Dam of 2 winners-

Flashing Steel (Not a Single Doubt). Winner at 1300m in 2022-23, 3d ATC Canonbury S., Gr.3, Davali 2YO H.

3rd dam

ZEST, by Marauding. Placed at 2, 2d STC Hastings H. Three-quarter-sister to CLOISTER (dam of MELITO), UNISON, Indexed (dam of FLYING ALPHA), half-sister to ZEDITAVE, ALANNON, PAMPAS FIRE, SQUARE DEAL, ZEDAGAL, Great Verdict (dam of GREYS INN), True Verdict (dam of VEROCATIVE). Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

ZESTFUL (Redoute's Choice). 6 wins 1100m to 1200m, $460,850, ATC Triscay S., Gr.3, Razor Sharp H., L, 2d ATC Nivison S., Gr.3, Triscay S., Gr.3, Toy Show H., Gr.3, 3d ATC Wenona Girl H., Gr.3.

Zedazest (Fuji Kiseki). 4 wins 1450m to 1500m, SAJC Chianti Classico H., 2d SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3, 3d SAJC HC Nitschke S., L. Dam of 2 winners-

Zest a Second (Barely a Moment). Placed at 2, 3d SAJC Pewsey Vale S., L.

Touch Too Much. Winner at 1600m. Dam of 3 winners-

Call it a Day (Domesday). 5 wins 1200m to 1500m, $219,680, MRC No Fuss Events H., 3d VRC Chester Manifold S., L.

Tang. Unplaced. Dam of 3 winners-

Hit the Shot (Dundeel). 2 wins at 1400m, 2200m, $708,144, to 2022-23, HKJC Shenzhen H., 2d Victoria Derby, Gr.1, 3d MRC Caulfield Classic, Gr.3, HKJC BOCHK Cross-Border Services H., Venus H.

Moroccan Rose (Charge Forward). Placed at 2, 2d BRC PC Graphic Art 2YO H., 3d BRC Calaway Gal S., L. Dam of 3 winners-

Kavak (Deep Field). 6 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1200m, $287,196, to 2022-23, BRC Driver Recruitment H., 2d BRC Phelan Ready S., L.



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