This filly looks built for speed, however with enough scope to suggest she may stretch out to 1400m to1600m later in life. Descending from one of Australia's greatest female lines – think Hay List, Castelvecchio, etc, etc. Her sire is the incredibly fast young stallion Winning Rupert whose first yearlings sold for up to $450,000 at this year’s Magic Millions yearling sale.
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By leading stallion Written Tycoon, Winning Rupert was a brilliantly fast racehorse, retiring to stud at Newgate Farm with five wins from only six starts. He broke two track records at Eagle Farm over 1200m and 1300m, and only fell short by 0.1 second of Takeover Target’s 1200m track record at Doomben.
This filly is the second foal from Group 3 placed Choix de Maia by super star racehorse and sire Choisir. She in turn is out of Zaloot, a daughter of the legendary stallion Zabeel. In 2019 Zaloot produced Melbourne stakes winner Naantali ($481,400 earnings). Choix De Maia’s grand-dam is Group 2 winning Danehill mare Cashier who is the dam of Sydney Group 2 winner, Group 1-placed Flying Pegasus.
A boutique thoroughbred stud, located in the rich alluvial river flats of the Manning River, near Taree in NSW. Edinburgh Park is renowned for producing high quality thoroughbreds, with their graduates currently total 12 stakes winners and include Silent Witness (HK Horse of the Year), as well as recent 2YO stakes winner Tanker.
This filly is 70% sold.