Lot #323: Danehill - Grand Echezeaux

Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Brother toEchezeaux (2011.f. by Encosta de Lago-Grand Echezeaux, by Zabeel-Richebourg).2nd Hawkes Bay Tarzino H.Closely related toCote d'Or (2012.f. by Makfi-Our Echezeaux, by Zabeel-Richebourg).1st Te Aroha Cup1st BOP RC Bayleys Real Estate H.Closely related toPeter John (2013.g. by Mastercraftsman-Madeleine Noblet, by No Excuse Needed-Romanee Conti).1st Gosford RC 99 Floors H.Closely related toSopraffina (2011.f. by High Chaparral-Sopra Tutto, by Van Nistelrooy-Ethereal).1st Counties RC Ssangyong H.Closely related toIkto (2010.g. by Stravinsky-Uberalles, by Giant's Causeway-Ethereal).1st Selangor TC Class 5 H.Closely related toRoseito (2013.f. by Snitzel-Bellini Rose, by Faltaat-Raise the Play).1st Muswellbrook RC RSL Club Maiden P.From the same family asCavallo (2009.g. by Testa Rossa-Indovina, by Elusive Quality-Zastov).2nd Singapore TC Kranji Sprint L

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323Bay ColtDanehillGrand EchezeauxLittle Avondale StudWithdrawn





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DANEHILL (USA) (Bay 1986-Stud 1990). 4 wins-1 at 2, Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire-9 times. Sire of 2082 rnrs, 1622 wnrs, 347 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Elvstroem (Victoria Derby, Gr.1), Dane Ripper, Flying Spur, Zipping, Ha Ha, Arena, Merlene, Nothin' Leica Dane, Danzero, Blackfriars, Catbird, Danewin, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Dylan Thomas, Duke of Marmalade, Desert King, North Light, etc.

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GRAND ECHEZEAUX, by Zabeel. 4 wins from1200m to 2000m, A$540,700, SAJC Australasian Oaks,Gr.1, Auraria S.,Gr.3. Sister to Our Echezeaux (damofDOLMABACHE,PURE ELEGANCE), three-quarter-sistertoROMANEE CONTI(dam ofETHEREAL), half-sister toSummer Wine II. Dam of nine foals, sevento race, five winners, inc:-

DARCI BRAHMA(c. by Danehill). 10 wins.See below.

BURGUNDY(c. by Redoute's Choice). 7 winsfrom 1200m to 1600m, NZ$214,125, Cambridge Breeders' S.,Gr.3, ARC Mr Tiz Trophy,L, Manawatu RC Flying H.,L, Levin S.,L,3d WRC Telegraph H.,Gr.1.Sire.

Echezeaux(f. by Encosta de Lago). 4 winsat 1600m, 2100m to 2016-17, WRCHanley Formula H., 3d Marton Cup,L.

Saperavi(c. by Stravinsky). Winner at1200m, 3d Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S.,L, 4th North Canterbury RC CanterburyS.,L. Sire.

Race Record: Champion 2YO & 3YO inNZ in 2004-05 & 2005-06. Champion Sprinter in NZ in 2006-07. 10wins-4 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$706,500, A$482,475, New ZealandTwo Thousand Guineas,Gr.1, Waikato Draught Sprint,Gr.1, WRC Telegraph H.,Gr.1, QTC TJ Smith Classic,Gr.1, Otaki Maori RC WFA S.,Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Guineas,Gr.2, Wellington Guineas,Gr.2, Matamata RC Slipper S.,L, 2d ARC Ellerslie Sires' ProduceS.,Gr.1, VRC Australian Guineas,Gr.1, Waikato Draught Sprint,Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Mudgway PartsworldS.,Gr.1, Stoney Bridge S.,Gr.1, 4th QTC Sires' Produce S.,Gr.1, STC Phar Lap S.,Gr.2.

Stud Record:

Commenced studduties in New Zealand in 2007. Champion Sire in Singapore in 2012,2013, 2015 & 2016. Leading NZ Sire of 3YOs in 2015-16. Secondon NZ Sires List in 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, third in 2012-13.His progeny includeARTISTIC(New ZealandOaks,Gr.1.),JULINSKY PRINCE(WRC CaptainCook S.,Gr.1.),RECITE(Joint Head onthe 2012-13 NZ 2YO Free H. WRC Levin Classic,Gr.1.),NASHVILLE(Otaki MaoriRC WFA S.,Gr.1-twice.),RISQUE(New ZealandOne Thousand Guineas,Gr.1.),IRISH FLING(WRCTelegraph H.,Gr.1.),GUST OF WIND(ATCAustralian Oaks,Gr.1.),RASA LILA(Cambridge JCTravis S.,Gr.2.),LEADING ROLE(WRCWakefield Challenge S.,Gr.2.),VALBUENA(ARC AvondaleGuineas,Gr.2.),NO MORE TEARS(ARC Mr TizTrophy,Gr.3.),DARCI BE GOOD(Newcastle JCSpring S.,Gr.3.),MALANDRINO - BEST SHOW(H.K.)(Manawatu Classic,Gr.3.),SUPER EASY,WINDBORNE,REPLIQUE,HONOR THAT,SUMMER'S DAY,ANOTHER COUP,DARCI'S DREAM,DUGAN,MARIANNE,CAUTHEN,SILVER ECLIPSE,GOLIATH,SUNSHINE KINGDOM,WATERFORD,SIR LOVESALOT,etc.

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