This colt is a lovely athletic type which we are thrilled to have purchased. By first season sire Vancouver, the best son of Champion Medaglia D’oro, this colt is out of the Listed-winning mare Holy Moly, a daughter of Holy Roman Emperor, who is already the broodmare sire of three Group 1 winners, including G1 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies winner Newspaperofrecord.
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"I'm very proud to train the Star Thoroughbreds' horses. Denise and her team select quality horses at the sales and their race track success is testament to the work they do to find the best possible yearlings at the right price. The 2019 Magic Millions Star collection is another group of very exciting prospects. "- Chris Waller, January 2019
By undefeated Golden Slipper winning Champion Australian 2YO Vancouver, the son of world-class sire Medaglia D’Oro. Vancouver has made an impressive start to his stud career with his progeny already making their mark on the track, with Postcode, Ticket To Ride and Canadian Spice all Stakes-placed and Vangelic impressively winning on debut in Sydney.
This colt is out of Stakes Winner and Group 3 placed Holy Moly by the excellent sire and broodmare sire Holy Roman Emperor (by Danehill). She is a half-sister to Melbourne Stakes Winner Indarra (by Stravinsky). Their dam is by the legendary Zabeel, Champion NZ Stallion (Australian & NZ Combined) a record 15 times. Champion Australian Broodmare Sire 3 times. Champion NZ Broodmare Sire 5 times.
Located on over 8,000 acres in the NSW’s renowned Hunter Valley, with the Hunter River meandering through its centre, Coolmore Stud’s pastures have produced a plethora of outstanding Group 1 winners including Vancouver himself, sire of this colt, plus illustrious horses Winx, Redoute’s Choice and Fastnet Rock. What a record!