Unbeaten Golden Slipper winning Champion 2yo
The best son of world-class sire MEDAGLIA D’ORO
His grandam is the dual Gr.1 winning Champion sprinter Skating
From barrier 16 he won the Gr.1 Golden Slipper in the same time as leading first season sire Pierro and faster than the likes of Capitalist, Luskin Star, Marscay, Rory’s Jester, Danzero, Flying Spur, Stratum & Sebring
“It’s a stallion making race and he will make a stallion”
- Trainer Gai Waterhouse after the Golden Slipper
“You could just look at him all day. He’s a one in a million horse to look at. We sent some beautiful mares to him last year and we’ll support him every year”
- Peter O’Brien, Segenhoe Stud
“He’s a horse with great quality and great balance…just a lovely horse to watch.”
- James Harron, yearling purchaser
First yearlings sold for $950,000, $600,000, $550,000,$540,000, $400,000, $400,000, $360,000, $360,000, $350,000, $350,000, $320,000, $320,000, $320,000, $300,000, $275,000, NZ$260,000, $240,000, $240,000, $220,000, $210,000, $200,000 etc.
Off to a great start...
- Postcode - close runner-up in the Gr.3 Breeders' Plate at Randwick for Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott on debut
- Ticket To Ride - third in the Gr.3 Gimcrack Stakes at Randwick on debut for R & M Freedman