Lot #279: All Too Hard - May Rain

Addendum & Errata

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Significant Pedigree Updates

Closely related toBelter (2013.g. by Denman-Twain, by Kenvain-Dantain).1st WATC (Ascot) Amelia Park H.Closely related toTomohawk (2012.g. by Denman-Twain, by Kenvain-Dantain).1st WATC (Ascot) Tabtouch H.

LotColour / SexSireDamVendorPurchaserLocationPrice
279Bay ColtAll Too HardMay RainLittle Avondale StudDiamond Lodge / Armourcroft Stables / Enigma FarmCambridge$70,000.00


All Too Hard(AUS)


Casino Prince

Flying Spur


Lady Capel



Desert Sun

Green Desert




May Rain(AUS)


Written Tycoon



Party Miss





Rain and Shine


ALL TOO HARD (AUS) (Bay 2009-Stud 2013). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2012-13. 7 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$2,288,200, ATC All Aged S., Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, CF Orr S., Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1, ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, 2d MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Black Caviar (ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1-twice). Sire of the placegetters Darhad, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.

1st dam

MAY RAIN, by Written Tycoon. 2wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust. Half-sister toTwain(dam ofHANTU - DOWN TOWN(H.K.)), Aqualuna (damofMEZERAY MISS). This is her firstfoal.

2nd dam

Dantain, by Danehill. 2 wins at 2, VATCLa Trobe 2YO H., MVRC Shelley Hancox 2YO H., 3d SAJC West EndDraught SA S.,Gr.3, VRC Vanity S.,L, 4th VATC Laurent Perrier S.,L. Sister toOur Danerac. Dam of 13 foals, 12 to race,9 winners, inc:-

Twain(Kenvain). Winner at 1200m, WATCBiscay H., 2d WATC BurgessQueen S.,L, Ascot OneThousand Guineas, 3d WATC Princess H. Dam of-

HANTU - DOWN TOWN(H.K.) (Scenic). 7wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$152,350, HK$7,847,250, HKJC ShaTin Trophy,HK-3, 1600m-in track record time, WATCPerth S.,L, Welcome to Belmont Racecourse 2YO H.,Midland Solar & Air 2YO H., HKJC Golden Years H., Sheung WanH., Changchun H., 2d WATC Karrakatta P.,Gr.2, Sires' Produce S.,Gr.3, HKJC Cathay Pacific InternationalSprint Trial,HK-2, Chinese Club Challenge Cup,HK-3-twice, Premier Bowl H.,HK-3, 3d HKJC Queen's Silver JubileeCup,HK-1, Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong DerbyTrial,HK-2, WATC Supremacy S.,L, Crystal Slipper S.,L, 4th Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint,Gr.1, HKJCCiti Stewards' Cup,HK-1.

Never the Twain.6 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$89,914, WATC Westspeed 3YOH.-twice, 2d WATCOzbet.com.au H., 3d WATC Westspeed 3YO H.-twice.

Dantains Quest. 4 wins to 1500m,A$96,550, AJC Liverpool H., Maple H. Dam of-

Happy Friday. 3wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$93,100, ATC Bella Wood Workshop H., 2d ATCSchweppes H., Tab.com.au H., 3d ATC TAB Place Multi H.

Dantains Spirit. 4 wins to 1200m, 3dAlbury RC Somerset Rise Flat Knacker H.

Aqualuna. Winner at 2, 2d STC Hyland Race Colours H.Dam of-

MEZERAY MISS(Artie Schiller). 3 wins-2at 2-to 1400m, A$186,680, MRC Twilight Glow S.,L, Swettenham Stud Dash for CashP.

Writtenintherain. 12wins to 1300m, A$115,355, to 2015-16 in Aust.

Dantain Boy -Sarah's Son (Aust.). 8 wins to 1250m, A$81,980 in Aust.

3rd dam

RAIN AND SHINE, by Baguette.Placed at 3, 2d STC Central Park H., Jetabout H. Half-sistertoCENTAINE, Reigntaine (dam ofGALAPAGOS GIRL,PROCRASTINATE,KAMPAIGN). Dam of 9 named foals, allraced, 8 winners, inc:-

Dantain(Danehill). 2 wins. Seeabove.

Our Danerac(Danehill). 3 wins from 1500mto 2000m, A$90,965, VRC Hahn Premium H., Royal Melbourne Show H.,2d VRC Hobson's Bay H., MVRC TROA Free Day 2YO H., VATC Mara H., 3dVRC Gibson Carmichael S.,L, VATC Arctic Scent H., MVRC ProceedH.

Zeus Thunder Bolt.3 wins to 1400m, BTC Smokey Eyes H., 3d BTC Vain H.