Herewith some notes on the Maine Chance Farms’ consignment for the Cape Premier Yearling Sale BOOK 2 – which takes place on Friday 2 March and Sunday 4 March: Updated catalogue pages for the Maine Chance consignment at the following link:
Lot 12 – GOLD BANK
by EYEOFTHETIGER (BRZ) – GRACE O’MALLEY by NORTHERN GUEST (USA)
- Magnificent colt, handsome and correct! A half-brother to three winners, he is by Champion 3yo EYEOFTHETIGER (BRZ) out of a half-sister to a G1 SW.
Lot 41 – JACKIE BLACK
by BLACK MINNALOUSHE (USA) – JACARANDA GIRL by SILVANO (GER)
- Strongly built, short-legged, very racy filly who should come to hand early. She is by Champion and sire of Champions BLACK MINNALOUSHE (USA) and is the first foal of a half-sister to SWs JACARANDA HOUSE and GINKGO.
Lot 43 – JAMBUNCIOUS
by BLACK MINNALOUSHE (USA) – JAMELIA by WESTERN WINTER (USA)
- A very attractive filly with scope and good size, she is by Champion and sire of Champions BLACK MINNALOUSHE (USA), and is the first foal of a half-sister to GSW PHILONIKON.
Lot 89 – LIME DANCE
by IMPERIAL STRIDE (GB) – LOVE DANCE by NATIONAL ASSEMBLY (USA)
- A neat, racy filly from the first crop of UK GSW IMPERIAL STRIDE (GB). Her dam is an unraced daughter of Champion 2yo Filly DANCING DANZIG.
Lot 101 – MANLY BEACH
by IMPERIAL STRIDE (GB) – MALATA BEACH by COUNT DUBOIS (GB)
- A big, correct colt with growth potential – he is from the first crop of UK GSW IMPERIAL STRIDE (GB) and is, interestingly, in-bred 3×3 to English and French G2 winner MADAME DUBOIS (GB).
Lot 134 – PAOLO
by CASEY TIBBS (IRE) – PAILITA (GER) by MONSUN (GER)
- A magnificent, big, scopy colt by successful sire CASEY TIBBS (IRE). His dam is an unraced daughter of ‘Chef de Race’ MONSUN (GER) and is a half-sister to Champion German 2yo Filly PAITA.
Lot 139 – PETTY OFFICER
by ROYAL AIR FORCE (SAf) – PETRIA by FORT WOOD (USA)
- A very big, plain-looking filly, she is from the first crop of JET MASTER’s GSW son ROYAL AIR FORCE and is, interestingly, inbred 2×4 to G1-placed and outstanding broodmare REGAL BLUE. Note that G2 winner HIDDEN BEAUTY is inbred to REGAL BLUE’s dam!
Lot 158 – PARISA
by CASEY TIBBS (IRE) – PRUSSIAN PRINCESS by GOLDEN THATCH (IRE)
- A beautiful, though smallish filly, balanced and racy. By successful sire CASEY TIBBS (IRE) she is from the immediate family of Champions IMPERIOUS SUE, VICTORY MOON and KELLY.
Lot 185 – SHINING SILVIA
by SILVANO (GER) – SCOUTING (USA) by WOODMAN (USA)
- Lovely filly, medium-sized, correct, walks well. By leading sire SILVANO (GER), out of a half-sister to US G1 winner DEVIL’S ORCHID (USA) and four other Stakes performers. Two Champions under granddam!
Lot 189 – SMART SET
by NATIONAL EMBLEM (SAf) – SET FOR SUMMER by COUNT DUBOIS (GB)
- Very attractive, big, strong and correct filly by leading sire NATIONAL EMBLEM out of a 5-time winning granddaughter of G1 performer PRINTEMP (ARG).
Lot 226 – SUGAREE
by RIGHT APPROACH (GB) – SWEET SUZY (GB) by GONE WEST (USA)
- A medium-sized, plain filly with excellent girth, this daughter of young sire RIGHT APPROACH (GB) is a granddaughter of multiple US G2 winner SWEET LUDY ((IRE).
Lot 259 – WESTERN RYDER
by MIESQUE’S APPROVAL (USA) – WESTWARDLY by SILVANO (GER)
- Attractive, quality filly by young sire MIESQUE’S APPROVAL (USA) out of a winning half-sister to Stakes-winning WEST COAST GOLD. Her third dam is Champion German 2yo Filly SHICKLAH (USA).
Lot 326 – CARELESS LOVE
by NATIONAL EMBLEM – CANTARI (IRE) by PRIOLO (USA)
- Most attractive filly by leading sire NATIONAL EMBLEM out of a daughter of Yorkshire Oaks-G1 winner KEY CHANGE (IRE). This filly carries no less than three lines of ‘Reine-de-Course’ GREY FLIGHT!
Lot 333 – CEDARBERG
by BLACK MINNALOUSHE (USA) – CERET by SILVANO (GER)
- Smart, well-balanced colt. Being a first foal, he is somewhat small, but, with four lines of Northern Dancer ….. ! By Champion and sire of Champions BLACK MINNALOUSHE (USA) from a family of Champions.
Lot 369 – DIOGENES
by BLACK MINNALOUSHE (USA) – DOUBLE GRANGE (IRE) by DOUBLE SCHWARTZ (IRE)
- Racy colt and a good walker, he is a half-brother to Joint Top-Rated 3yo European Sprinter LINCOLN DANCER (IRE). By Champion and sire of Champions BLACK MINNALOUSHE (USA) he comes from a strong ‘black type’ producing family.
Lot 389 – FALLING SKY
by ASHAAWES (USA) – FANCY DANCE by FORT WOOD (USA)
- Very nice colt by young sire ASHAAWES (USA) out of a winning half-sister to multiple SW and G1 placed FREQUENT FLYER.
Lot 396 – FIRE TREE
by SILVANO (GER) – FLOWERING PEACH (USA) by HORSE CHESTNUT (SAf)
- Superb, well-muscled colt who should come to hand early. By leading sire SILVANO (GER), his dam is inbred 4×3 to influential broodmare CHANGE WATER (USA).
Lot 403 – FORLAN
by JUDPOT (USA) – FOV’S FANCY by FOVEROS (GB)
- Strong, muscular colt from the first crop of regally-bred JUDPOT (USA). He is a half-brother to current multiple SW and G1-placed FREQUENT FLYER.
MAINE CHANCE FARMS – as agent:
Lot 74 – unnamed
by SEUL AMOUR (NZ) – LEGENDARY HERO by JUST THREE (GB)
- Big, strong filly from the first crop of ZABEEL’s SW son SEUL AMOUR (NZ). Dam is a 2 time-winner from the family of HORSE CHESTNUT (SAf).
Lot 146 – BRAVO MAYA
by REBEL KING (SAf) – PLISETSKAYA by WHISTLING WOOD (SAf)
- Beautiful filly with lots of scope – from the first crop of Champion Sprinter REBEL KING out of a two-time winning granddaughter of FORT WOOD (USA).