2023 Magic Millions Online Sale (1-4 May)

Lot: 9

Type: Racehorse Gelding/Colt
Vendor: V Brockman, Oakford, WA (As Agent)
Sire: War Chant (USA)
Dam: Melba Avenue (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Gelding
DOB: 23 November 2016
Buyer: Morton Racing, WA $5,000

Account of V BROCKMAN (As Agent), Oakford, WA.

Lot 9 (40% GST)                 SIOUX CITY                                  

Bay gelding              (Branded : nr sh; 75 over 6 off sh)           Foaled in 2016






Northern Dancer


Pas de Nom

Admiral's Voyage

Hollywood Wildcat

Kris S


Miss Wildcatter

Mr. Prospector




Street Sense

Street Cry



Dixieland Band

La Melba

Grand Lodge

Chief's Crown

Ice Cream Sundae

Sovereign Red


WAR CHANT (USA) (Bay or Brown 1997-Stud 2001). 5 wins-1 at 2, Breeders' Cup Mile, Gr.1. Sire of 829 rnrs, 580 wnrs, 45 SW, inc. SW Silent Sedition (MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1), Kingsfort, Midnight Interlude, Chamberlain Bridge, Variation, Brilliant, War Saint, Carlos Gardel, War Kill, Dance Music, Dainty Tess, Time Chant, Karen's Caper, Sea Chanter, Chattahoochee War, El Roblar, Lady Chant, Chantski, Asperity, etc.


1st dam

MELBA AVENUE, by Street Sense. Winner at 1300m. Half-sister to RASPBERRIES. Dam of 4 named foals, 2 to race, both winners, inc:-

VALOUR ROAD (g by Frost Giant). 9 wins-2 at 2-1000m to 1600m, $1,460,957, to 2021-22, WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.2, SAJC Euclase S., Gr.2, WATC Hyperion S., Gr.3, AJ Scahill S., Gr.3, Prince of Wales S., Gr.3, Pinjarra RC Magic Millions WA 2YO Classic, RL, WATC Miss Andretti S., L, HG Bolton Sprint H., L, Vale Barry Curtis H., 2d WATC Lee Steere S., Gr.2, AJ Scahill S., Gr.3, Belmont Sprint, Gr.3, Scenic Blast S., L, Cyril Flower H., L, 3d WATC Northerly S., Gr.3, Black Heart Bart S., L, 4th WATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, Roma Cup, Gr.3, Prince of Wales S., Gr.3, Northam S., Gr.3.

Sioux City (g by War Chant). 2 wins. See below.

2nd dam

LA MELBA, by Grand Lodge. Raced 3 times. Half-sister to FLAVOUR, Parfaits (dam of SONNTAG). Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

RASPBERRIES (Lonhro). 7 wins 1400m to 1600m, $537,050, VRC Frances Tressady S., Gr.3, Newcastle JC Cameron H., Gr.3, Scone Cup, L, 2d ATC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3, 3d MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, ATC Doncaster Mile Prelude, Gr.3, MRC Sandown S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Blazer S., Gr.2, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3. Dam of-

Malahat (Exceed and Excel). 5 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1200m, $313,230, ATC Schweppes H., Golden Slipper Hospitality H., 3d ATC Canonbury S., Gr.3, 4th ATC Brian Crowley S., L, Heritage S., L.

Escoffier. 5 wins 1200m to 2120m, $155,900, BRC Kirks H., Powerade H.

3rd dam

ICE CREAM SUNDAE, by Sovereign Red. 12 wins 1000m to 1600m, $233,750, AJC Emancipation S., L, VATC Tristarc S., L, STC Festival H., L, 2d VRC Honda Legend S., L, Clarence River JC Ramornie H., L, 3d STC Premiere S., Gr.3, 4th AJC Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3. Sister to Red Sundae (dam of RA SUN). Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

FLAVOUR (Rubiton). 14 wins-5 at 2-to 1400m, $1,601,545, VRC Salinger S., Gr.1, Maribyrnong P., Gr.2, STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, MVRC Norman Carlyon S., Gr.2, VATC Moonga S., Gr.3, Rubiton S., Gr.3, SAJC Spring S., Gr.3, BATC Coca-Cola Classic, Gr.3, 2d VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, SAJC Angas Brut S., Gr.2.

Parfaits. 4 wins 1200m to 1300m, STC Canterbury Park Event H. Dam of-

SONNTAG (Teofilo). 6 wins-3 in succession-1500m to 2800m, $641,795, Queensland Derby, Gr.1, Sale Cup, L, VRC Macau H., MRC ALH Group H., 2d VRC Andrew Ramsden S., L, 3d Ballarat Cup, L.

Race Record : 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m to 2022-23, 3d WATC Amelia Park H.



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