The Scott Bros’ Highdown Stud has sold numerous high class performers at past renewals of the National Two Year Old Sale, and have previously offered such Equus Champions as Talktothestars and The Apache at this particular auction, as well as Listed and Gr1 placed Matador Man.
With a large draft of 26 juveniles on offer at this year’s Two Year Old Sale, which takes place on August 17th and 18th, there is every chance another champion will emerge from the Scott Bros’ 2017 National Two Year Old Sale draft.
Resident stallion Mogok is a proven G1 sire, whose offspring include champions The Apache and Wild One. He has seven lots here, including a colt out of a G2 placed daughter of champion sire/broodmare sire Southern Halo (Lot 5), a full-sister to smart, multiple Hong Kong winner Monsieur Mogok (Lot 49), a half or full brother to seven winners who is bred on the same cross as G1 winning champion Wild One (Lot 99), a filly from the same family as top class sires National Assembly, Philanthropist, Sovereign Dancer and What A Pleasure (Lot 330), a colt from the same family as G1 SA Classic winner Glamour Boy (Lot 408), a filly out of nine time stakes winner Heartbreaker (Lot 427), and a colt whose dam is an own sister to Equus Champion Long Dollar (Lot 467).
Mogok’s stable mate, and Breeders’ Cup champion, Miesque’s Approval is a proven sire of stakes winners, with his son Judicial (a former 2YO Sale graduate) having banked more than R1.8 million in prize money. Miesque’s Approval’s five lots at the sale include a filly from the family of G1 winning champion Candidato Roy (Lot 72), a filly whose dam is a half-sister to an Argentinian G1 winner (Lot 173), a filly from the same family as recent Kuda Sprint winner Bold Respect (Lot 259), a filly out of a winning daughter of the great Irish sire Danehill Dancer (Lot 339), and a colt out of a daughter of Fillies Guineas runner up Winter Ade (Lot 386).
Giant’s Causeway’s G3 winning son Eightfold Path has five lots here, including a colt whose third dam won the Fillies Guineas (Lot 164), a colt out of a stakes winning sister to the dam of champion The Apache (Lot 184), a colt out of a speedy five time winner (Lot388), a filly from the same family as champion US filly Chilukki (Lot 394), and a filly out of a winning ½ sister to G2 winner Monet (Lot 409).
Another son of Giant’s Causeway, triple group winner Await The Dawn has a filly from the same family as Met winner Angus (Lot 75) in this draft, while Storm Cat’s proven G1 sire son Brave Tin Soldier has a colt whose relatives include Derby winner Soldier Field (Lot 385).
G1 Middle Park Stakes winner Crusade has made a positive start with his first 2yo runners this season and the half-brother to dual Oaks winner Seventh Heaven is the sire of a filly from the same family as G2 November Handicap winner Jungle Sands (Lot 463).
Unbridled’s Song’s beautifully bred son Noble Tune has one of his first two-year-olds on offer here, in the form of a half-brother to four winners, including G3 August Stakes third Prime Mover (Lot 195), while former Horse Of The Year Irish Flame is the sire of a filly whose dam is a half-sister to G3 winner Jalberry and to the dam of G1 Cape Guineas winner Solo Traveller (Lot 64).
New Zealand classic winner and champion King’s Chapel is the sire of a filly whose relatives including successful US sire Forest Wildcat (sire of, among others, Var) (Lot 292), while Fastnet Rock’s Dingaans winner Curved Ball is the sire of filly whose dam won four times up to 1400m (Lot 434).
Dual classic winner The Sheik, sire of smart stakes performers Sheikitupbaby and Sheik’s Brashee from limited chances, has two in this draft –a filly whose winning dam is a sister to the classic placed dam of recent KZN Breeders Million Mile winner Matador Man (Lot 188), and a filly whose granddam is a half-sister to 2 stakes winners (Lot422).
Click on the Lot numbers to view the catalogue pages for our draft at the National 2YO Sale
|5||Lord Caro||c.||Mogok||Lady Caroloty||E1|
|49||Madam Diva||f.||Mogok||Miss Madam||F17|
|64||Berry Flambeau||f.||Irish Flame||Mulberry||F16|
|72||Jet To Paris||f.||Miesque’s Approval||Netjet||F15|
|75||Belle Of The Dawn||f.||Await The Dawn||Noble Vixen||F14|
|99||Movie Magic||c.||Mogok||Picture Show||E2|
|184||15sugar Magnolia||c.||Eightfold Path||Sugar Magnolia||E4|
|188||Sun On Sand||f.||The Sheik||Sunshine Ruby||F12|
|195||Noble Leader||c.||Noble Tune||Take The Lead||E5|
|292||Sassy Queen||f.||King’s Chapel||Blue Eyed Queen||F10|
|330||Princess Cozzene||f.||Mogok||Cozzenes Princess||F26|
|339||Tapdance Ally||f.||Miesque’s Approval||Dance For Susan||F25|
|385||Brave Detail||c.||Brave Tin Soldier||Finest Detail||E6|
|386||Winterton||c.||Miesque’s Approval||First Winter||E7|
|388||Eight Got Zip||c.||Eightfold Path||Flashy||E8|
|394||Wings Of Light||f.||Eightfold Path||Flyingwithoutwings||F24|
|408||He’s All Glamour||c.||Mogok||Glamourous Guest||E9|
|409||Glitter Path||f.||Eightfold Path||Glitterati||F23|
|422||Pharoah’s Time||f.||The Sheik||Harmony Time||F22|
|434||Power Pitch||f.||Curved Ball||Horsepower||F20|
|463||Jungle Jane||f.||Crusade||Jungle Princess||F19|
|467||Master Magic||c.||Mogok||Keen To Travel||F18|