The latest gavelhouse.com New Zealand catalogue offers 21 broodmare packages with one of many highlights being Waikato Stud’s unreserved five-time winner and Gr.3 VRC Frances Tressady Stakes winner Breezy. At Lot 30, Breezy hails from one of the best pedigrees in New Zealand’s Stud Book being out of 12-time winner and Gr.2 NZ Thoroughbred Breeders’ Stakes winner Zephyr Magic.
Breezy herself has produced four winners, including stakes performer O’Dianne who was precocious enough to run fourth in the Karaka Million while her first foal Flutter, also a winner, has produced two-time Hong Kong winner Sacred Ibis and multiple winner in Australia Tycoon Flutter.
Waikato Stud’s Bloodstock Manager Kerrie Cox offered on the decision to offer Breezy for sale, “We continue to retain and breed from others in the family so it’s time to give someone else an opportunity with her.”
“Breezy was a very handy race mare and leaves a good type with her yearlings selling for up to $200,000 at Karaka.”
“We are offering her in foal to our exciting young sire Ocean Park who had another stakes performer over the weekend so it’s a fantastic opportunity.”
Waikato Stud also offer another three unreserved two for one packages in the current sale including: · Lot 27, Amsterdam. A Savabeel mare out of Peep Show, who is a half to multiple stakes winner Bella Valentina. Amsterdam is in foal to the stud’s Group One winning son of Fastnet Rock in Rock ‘n’ Pop, who stood for a fee of A$9,000 + GST this season. · Lot 37, Fetish. By Pins out of three-time winning Centaine mare, Roaring Meg making her a full to Bella Valentina. Fetish is in foal to Rock ‘n’ Pop. · Lot 48, Onesy. By Fast ‘n’ Famous and out of Pyjamas making her a half to muiltiple stakes-winner Shandream. Onesy is offered in foal to Cox Plate star Ocean Park who stood for $30,000 + GST in the spring.
Final bids will start to be taken with Lot 1 from 7pm NZ time on Monday 16 April. Register online to bid at www.gavelhouse.com
Entries for the next gavelhouse.com Australia auction close at 7pm AEST on Monday 16 April. Enter your horse for sale online or call the team on +61 3 9614 4882 to discuss your options.