Australia’s best line up of race fillies and mares will go under the hammer at the 2013 Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale on the Gold Coast.
To be held from May 29 to 31, the sale has attracted an outstanding line up entries from vendors throughout Australasia including no fewer than 116 stakes performers. Over 700 fillies and mares will be catalogued.
And in a further boost, the auction has its best ever line up of proven stakes producing mares ever catalogued.
Among the group winners catalogued are Dinkum Diamond, Imana, Longport, Mid Summer Music, Mirjulisa Lass, Nechita, Pane in the Glass, Pear Tart, Purde, Real Stolle, Shelbourne Lass, Universal Queen, Vitesse Dane, Zagalia and Zatella.
Also catalogued are stakes winners including Alberton Park, Belle d’Amour, Calming, Charleston Lady, Hidden Jewel, Hot Butterfly, Keystone Gulch, Kneeling, Ladys Angel, Langness, Lilakyn, Maha Chakri, Mary Lavelle, Paprika, Pleasantsundaygirl, Presumed Innocent, Regrowth, Royal Babe, Secret Status, Social Glow and True Blonde.
Buyers looking to buy a proven stakes producing mare will be in for a treat with the dams of stars including Appearance, Arapaho Miss, Dealer Principal, Jimmy Choux, Melito, Road to Rock, Downhill Racer, Colour, Curved Ball, El Milagro, Elusive Touch, Gotta Have Heart, Impressive Jeuney, Mascareri, Pillar of Hercules, The Jackal, Illuminates, Regrowth and Whittington catalogued.
Among the well related mares to be catalogued are full, three quarter or half sister to Group One winners including Belle Du Jour, Calaway Gal, Catbird, Dance Hero, Devil Moon, Divine Madonna, Exceed and Excel, Lights of Heaven, Melito, Merlene, Might and Power, Miss Pennymoney, Reward for Effort, Rock ‘n’ Pop, Serenade Rose, Snippets, Southern Speed, Sunday Joy, Tawqeet, True Jewels, Tuesday Joy, Universal Prince, Virage de Fortune and Yell and dozens more including many international stars.
Covering sires at the sale will include Australia’s leading sires Exceed and Excel, Fastnet Rock, Commands, Lonhro, Redoute’s Choice, Bel Esprit, Snitzel, More Than Ready, Stratum, Encosta de Lago, Choisir, Not a Single Doubt, Testa Rossa and High Chaparral.
The National Sale catalogue will include a quality packed 470 lot draft from Patinack Farm – all of which will be offered unreserved.
Among the 470 lots from Patinack Farm are 110 broodmares and a number of race fillies including Longport, Nechita and Pear Tart.
“The catalogue is truly outstanding with a first class line up of fillies and mares as well as some stallion shares and stallions,” Magic Millions Managing Director Vin Cox said.
“As well as the obvious stakes mares and proven producers there are some brilliantly bred stock including a half sister to Pierro’s dam in foal to Lonhro and a half sister to the dam of world champion Frankel.”