2017 Adelaide Yearling Sales 

LOT 32 - SOLD!
Dan O'Sullivan Racing (VIC)

Chestnut Filly
Sepoy x Bowerbird
by Catbird

By Darley’s Champion Sprinter Sepoy, this impressive chestnut filly opens the draft for Mill Park at this year’s Adelaide Magic Millions. The second foal out of the well-related Catbird mare Bowerbird, herself a three-time-winning half-sister to the Group 3-winning, Group 1 placed Angel Of Mercy, this filly comes from the Mill Park nurtured family of multiple Group 1 winner Divine Madonna and her Group 3-winning, Group 1 placed half-brother Blessum.

Catbird as a broodmare has produced 14 stakes winners highlighted by the Australia-bred, Champion South African 2YO Filly Entisaar, Group 1 Queensland Derby winner Hawkspur and the ever consistent 13-time stakes winner Catkins.


LOT 34 - SOLD!
Woodpark Stud (NSW) $75,000

Bay Colt
Stratum x Brightlands Star
by Starcraft

By Group 1 Golden Slipper winner and Group 1 producing sire Stratum, this colt is the second foal form the winning Starcraft mare Brightlands Star, herself a half-sister to Group 1 Goodwood Handicap winner Zip Zip Array and the Listed-winning, Group 1 placed Zipanese.

From the family of five-time Group 1 winner Niconero and his dual Group 1-winning half-brother Nicconi, a successful young sire, this bay colt is a out of a Starcraft mare, just like stakes winners Sky Kingdom and Miss Sugars as well as the multiple Listed-winning, Group 3 placed Caipirnha, who is by Nicconi, a stakes-producing sire found in the pedigree itself.


LOT 92 - SOLD!
Clarken Racing Pty Ltd (SA)

Bay Filly
Rebel Raider x Fartoo Flashy
by Galileo

A daughter of the Mill Park raised and sold dual Group 1 winner Rebel Raider, this bay filly is the second living foal of the two and three-year-old performed Galileo mare Fartoo Flashy, a half-sister to the stakes placed juvenile Lagerphone.

With Galileo as a broodmare sire having produced over 100 stakes performers highlighted by 10 Group 1 winner such Galileo Gold, La Collina, Qualify and Magicool, this filly is bred on a similar Zabeel x Galileo cross to recent Group 1 Levin Classic winner Hall Of Fame.

LOT 126 - withdrawn

Bay Filly
Helmet x Just Sybil
by Alannan

By Darley’s exciting young sire Helmet, who has already produced the Group 1 winner Thunder Snow, as well as a host of other stakes performers, the bay filly is the second foal of the Listed-winning Alannan mare Just Sybil, herself the winner of 11 races.

Mares by Alannan only have a small sample size, but to date have produced 12 winners highlighted by the Hong Kong winner Lord Emsley – Popping Candy (HK).


LOT 132 - SOLD!
Macdonald Gluyas Racing (SA)

Bay Filly
Al Maher x Kissable
by Exceed and Excel

Bay filly by Danehill’s Group 1 winner Al Maher, the sire of Group 1 winners Delicacy, Almalaad – Friends Of Ya King (HK), Fat Al and Diamond Drille.

The filly is the third foal of the four-time-winning Exceed And Excel mare Kissable, herself a daughter of the Group 2 Reisling Slipper Trial winner Regal Kiss, a half-sister to Group 1 winner Undoubtedly and the Group 3 winner Toorak Thunder.

Mares by Exceed And Excel have produced 14 stakes winners led by Group 1 winner Astern and Bounding, while this filly has a close up duplication of Champion Sire and Broodmare Sire Danehill, just like stakes winners Mango Diva and La Vacanza. 

Lot 149 - SOLD!
McEvoy Mitchell Racing Pty Ltd (SA) $55,000

Bay Filly
Rebel Raider x Languid
by Commands

By Rebel Raider who is the sire of nine winners from just 23 starters highlighted by three stakes performers (two of which are Mill Park raised), this filly is out of the two-time-winning Commands mare Languid, a sister to the Listed winner Moderate.

Commands as a broodmare sire has produced 20 stakes performers with Group 1 Hong Kong Queen’s Jubilee Stakes winner Contentment and Group 1 Myer Classic winner Politeness being the leading performers.


LOT 176 - SOLD!
Portelli Racing (NSW)

Bay Filly
Not A Single Doubt x Melania (NZ)
by Montjeu

Bay filly by Not A Single Doubt, who was last season’ leading active Australian sire, and once again a top ten sire so far this season headlined by Group 1 winner Scales Of Justice.

A full to the dual stakes placed juvenile Dominant, this filly is out of a mare by Montjeu, who as a broodmare sire has produced 40 stakes winners led by Group 1 winners Obviously, Parish Hall, Legatissimo and Lucia Valentina.

LOT 198 - SOLD!
John Richardson (NSW)

Chestnut Colt
Mossman x Moreau
by Snitzel

By the ever-consistent Group 1 producing sire Mossman, this chestnut colt is the first foal of the winning, Group 2 placed Snitzel mare Moreau.

From a family of numerous stakes winners including Group 1 winners and sires Arazi and Noverre, as well as the triple stakes winner Premardal, this colt is bred on the exact same Mossman x Snitzel cross that has one runner for a winner – the Group 1 Golden Slipper winner Mossfun.


LOT 240 - SOLD!
Ryan Balfour

Bay Colt,
Iffraaj (GB) x Riesling (NZ)
by Last Tycoon

By Iffraaj, the sire of seven individual Group 1 winners highlighted by not only the triple Group 1 winner Let Me Loose, but the recent Group 1 NZ Derby winner Gingernuts, this colt is out of the Last Tycoon mare Riesling, a half-sister to the dam of stakes winners Pussy Willow, Inside Agent and Pussy O’Reilly.

The dam of three to race for two winners highlighted by the Group 3 winner Valpolicella, who is in turn the dam of Group 2 winners Vavasour and Vilanona, this colt is out of a Last Tycoon mare, just like an impressive list of 26 Group 1 winners including Roman Emperor, Typhoon Tracy, Sun Classique, Bentley Biscuit, Casino Prince and Wandjina.

LOT 246 - SOLD!
Minervini Racing (SA) $20,000

Chestnut Filly
Helmet x Rondanini
by Delago Brom

Chestnut filly by the triple Group 1-winning Exceed And Excel stallion Helmet, already a Group 1 producing sire.  The filly is the fourth foal of the dual-winning, half-sister to the Group 3-winning, Group 1 placed Angel Of Mercy.

From the Mill Park raised family that has produced four-time Group 1 winner Divine Madonna and the Group 3-winning, Group 1 placed Blessum, this filly is by Delago Brom who as a broodmare sire has recorded 27 individual winners from a small sample size of mares highlighted by the multiple stakes performer Varian.


LOT 273
Mark Kavanagh Racing (VIC)

Chesnut Colt
Foxwedge x Sizzie 'Em (IRE)
by Flying Spur

From the third crop of Newgate Farm’s Group 1 winner Foxwedge whose progeny so far include 10 stakes performers highlighted by Foxplay and Volpe Veloce, this chestnut colt is out of the winning Flying Spur mare Sizzie ‘Em.

Already the dam of three winners highlighted by stakes performers Miss With Attitude and Oui Si Attitude, this colt’s pedigree includes exciting international Group 1 winners Sharata, Shawanda, Shareta and Encke.

The daughters of Flying Spur have recorded over 120 stakes performers highlighted by Group 1 winners Preferment, Sebring, Delago Deluxe, Headway, Grand Journey and Speak Fondly.

LOT 298
Lindsay Park Racing (VIC)

Bay or Brown Colt
Choisir x Tamarind Lane
by Stratum

By Coolmore Stud’s consistent stakes producing sire Choisir, this colt is out of the unraced Stratum mare Tamarind Lane, a half-sister to Group 1 winner Zip Zip Aray and the Listed-winning Group 1 placed Zipanese.

From a pedigree that includes exciting Group 1 winners Niconero and Nicconi, this colt’s broodmare sire Stratum has produced 17 winners including the stakes placed Stoker.


LOT 307 - SOLD!
Mark Kavanagh Racing (VIC)

Bay Filly
Lope de Vega (IRE) x Third Day
by Zabeel

By Shamardal’s Group 1-winning son Lope de Vega, the sire in Australia of Group 2-winning juvenile French Fern, this filly is out of Third Day, a winning Zabeel half-sister to Group 3 performer Girlsarebackintown.

Related to Group 2 winners Regent Street, Dopff, Rizon, Sir Clive and Saracino, this filly is out of a daughter of Champion Sire and Broodmare Sire Zabeel, who as a broodmare sire has over 300 stakes performers – 30 winners at Group 1 including Dundeel, Ocean Park, Tarzino, Atlantic Jewel and many more. The similar Shamardal x Zabeel pedigree cross has resulted in six winners from eight runners led by dual Group 1-winning filly Faint Perfume.

LOT 448 - SOLD!
Byron Cozamanis (VIC)

Bay Filly
Master Of Design x Stormy Flyer (USA)
by Storm Bird

By Redoute’s Choice’s Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes winner Master Of Design, whose oldest are just three and are represented by four stakes performers already, this filly is out of the American bred Storm Flyer, already the dam of Listed winner Storm Rolling In and the Listed placed Trust Me Bet.

This filly is by a Storm Bird mare, who as a broodmare sire is responsible for over 280 stakes performers of which 18 are individual Group 1 winners including Thunder Gulch, Danendri, Stay Thirsty and Court Vision.