More Easter Beauties from Milburn Creek
Tara Madgwick – Thursday March 29
John and Trish Muir’s Milburn Creek is a stud renowned for success with a history for producing Group I winners such as Sizzling and Hampton Court and sale ring favourites including the sale-topper at Inglis Easter in 2015.
Under the care of respected horseman Scott Holcombe, the picturesque Southern Highlands nursery continues to flourish with a stellar draft of 20 to be offered at the Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale on behalf of Milburn Creek and their clients.
The draft features four yearlings by champion sire Snitzel and three by I Am Invincible, while other leading sires such as Not a Single Doubt, All Too Hard, Pierro, Savabeel and young gun Zoustar are also represented.
Click here to see the full draft and highlights include:
Lot 4 Colt Shooting to Win x Across the Moon, by Stratum.
A nice strong colt with lots of his sire about him – Half-brother to smart HK winner Intrepid and is third foal of stakes-placed Across the Moon, a three-quarter sister to dual Group I winner and $1.9 million earner Melito. Dam is also a half-sister to the dam of Group III winner Pariah and stakes-winner You’re so Good, both horses placed at Group I level.
Lot 39 Filly Not a Single Doubt x Belladini, by Bernardini (USA)
Quality 2YO type, one of our stand out fillies – Third foal of Belladini, whose first foal Bella Deluxe is now a winner since the catalogue went to print. Dam is a half-sister to stakes-winner Mrs Kipling and to the dam of Group III winner Ana Royale. From the family of Group I winners Fairy King Prawn, Easy Rocking and Cosmic Endeavour.
Lot 154 Filly Snitzel x Gold Chant, by El Moxie (USA)
Nice filly from an outstanding family – Half-sister to Group I MRC Thousand Guineas winner Amicus and stakes-placed Il Cavallo from stakes-placed Gold Chant, a half-sister to world champion sprinter and Group I sire Starspangledbanner.
Lot 205 Filly Deep Field x Life in a Metro, by Fastnet Rock
Strong, good boned fillyfrom a great filly family – Third foal of a winning three-quarter sister to Group I Oaks winners Absolutely and Abbey Marie. This is her third foal, the first two have been sold to South Africa, Hakeem (3YO) a winner and Belton Road (2YO) placed on debut earlier this month.
Lot 279 Colt Brazen Beau x Pantenny, by Canny Lad
Very attractive colt by an exciting young sire – Half-brother to four winners headed by Group III winner Thames Court, who was fourth in the Group I MRC Sir Rupert Clark Stakes. From stakes-winner Pantenny and has a triple cross of speed influence and champion sire Bletchingly.
Lot 309 Filly I Am Invincible x Queenstown, by Stratum
All class, like her dam, a real looker by a great proven sire – First foal of Group II placed stakes-winner Queenstown, who comes from a prolific Black Type family featuring Group I winners Serious Speed and March Hare, as well as Group II winner Majestic Music and current stakes-winners Reldas and Guard of Honour.
Lot 433 Colt Snitzel x Walk With Attitude, by Hussonet (USA)
Strong, forward colt by the champion sire – Second foal of Flemington stakes-winner Walk With Attitude, a daughter of stakes-winner Hillfa from an international Black Type family featuring champion sire Invincible Spirit and dual Aussie 2YO Group I winner Pride of Dubai. Bred on a highly successful nick between Redoute’s Choice (sire of Snitzel) and Hussonet that has produced Group I winners Extreme Choice and Majmu. First foal, a filly by I am Invincible, was retained and died after one preparation with Peter and Paul Snowden.
Lot 436 Colt Dissident x Well Credentialled by O’Reilly
Strong, early type – Fourth foal of a winning half-sister to Group III winner Gotta Have Heart and stakes-winner Crossyourheart, the dam of Group III winner Swear, who was runner-up in the Group I ATC Spring Champion Stakes. From a versatile Black Type family that has also produced Group I HK International Sprint winner All Thrills Too.
See the horses at Barn C Stables 1- 4, 13 – 21, 28- 36