Sire: Smart Missile
Trainer: Gerald Ryan
IN FULL WORK!! THIS CRACKING COLTS HALF BROTHER WINS MAIDEN BY 9 LENGTHS. IMPECCABLY BRED CLOSELY RELATED TO 10 INDIVIDUAL GROUP 1 WINNERS AND 72 BLACK TYPE PERFORMERS. GOING INTO FULL WORK WITHIN THE NEXT COUPLE OF WEEKS.
This colt was purchased at the Inglis Classic Sale in the Gold Riband Session. The session Inglis rate as their best prospects to run early as a 2yo. He is a big strong colt, nice big hindquarter, big strong gaskins and good forearms. This colt moves well and has a good temperament.
He is the half brother to impressive 9 length maiden winner Winch.
Gerald Ryan commented, “Out of a good winning family, very athletic, moves well, well balanced. Will get up and go early for the 2yo classic races”.
Matt Vella pre trainer reported, “I have been really pleased with this colt’s progress. He looks to be very forward and in my opinion, he feels he could run early. The colt is handling everything both physically and mentally.
This outstanding colt is in full work at Gerald Ryan’s Rosehill stables.
Vet examination and x-rays have been done.
This colt is closely related to:
MIGHT AND POWER (pictured left), winner of 15 races, 1 at 2 and earnings of $5,226,286, a 7 time Group 1 winner including the Melbourne Cup Gr.1, Caulfield Cup Gr.1, WS Cox Plate Gr.1, Queen Elizabeth Gr.1, Mercedes Gr.1, Aloomba Gr.1 and the Doomben Cup Gr.1.
MOSHEEN, winner of 8 races, 1 at 2 and earnings of $2,780,350, a 4 time Group 1 winner including the Crown Oaks Gr.1, Australian Guinea’s Gr.1, Randwick Guinea’s Gr.1 and the Storm Queen Gr.1 and Sire.
LUCKY OWNERS, winner of 4 races and earnings of $2,209,957, a dual Group 1 winner including the Hong Kong Mile Gr1, Hong Kong Derby Gr.1 and 2nd in the Classic Mile Gr.2.
He is also bred on the same cross as:
DARCI BRAHMA, winner of 10 races, 4 at 2 and earnings of $935,096, a 5 time Group 1 winner including the TJ Smith Gr.1, 2000 Guinea’s Gr.1, Otaka Stakes Gr.1, Telegraph Gr.1 and the Waikato Stakes Gr.1 and Sire.
ATLANTIC JEWEL, winner of 10 races and earnings of $1,587,925, 4 time Group 1 winner including the 1000 Guinea’s Gr.1, Caulfield Stakes Gr.1, All Aged Gr.1 and the Memsie Gr.1.
PLANET ROCK, winner of 5 races 1 at 2 and earnings of $301,208 including the 1000 Guinea’s Gr.1 and the Carat Gr.2.
Sire: SMART MISSILE
Australia’s most popular young sire in many years. Smart Missile (pictured right), retired to stud in 2012. He captured the imagination of the racing industry with his undiluted brilliance. Smart Missile first revealed his devastating turn of foot when he won the Breeders’ Plate on debut. The raw speed of Smart Missile was displayed time and time again. Over his next five starts, including defeats of previously unbeaten future G1 stars Sepoy and Foxwedge.
Dam: HOIST (Daughter of Zeditive)
Hoist was a winner of 8 races and half-sister to Blue Swift, multiple stakes placed. The Grand Dam, Divine Light is the Three-quarter-sister to the champion and one of the best race horses of our generation, Might And Power a winner of 15 races including 7 Group 1’s.
Trainer: GERALD RYAN (Rosehill)
Gerald Ryan (pictured left) was a former top jockey and has vast experience as a trainer, preparing feature race winners.
Considered by most as not only one of the best trainers. One of the best horseman in Australia. Gerald’s Racehorse successes include Melito, Snitzel, Hinchinbrook, Hot Snitzel, Shinzig, Racer’s Edge, Hurricane Sky, Peggy Jean, Rothesay and Clangalang to name a few.
RACE NOMINATIONS and BONUS SCHEMES:
$3.5M Golden Slipper and Golden Rose Nominations, BOBS and BOBS Extra Nominations, $1.5M Blue Diamond and Blue Sapphire Stakes, Rich Inglis Race Series.
Share Price: 2.5% @ $3,245 or 5% @ $6,490 or 10% @ $12,980
Share Price Includes – Purchase Price, Training, Breaking In, Agistment, Insurance to the 28th February, 2018, Vetting, Transport, Race Nominations and Bonus Schemes (as above) and all other associated costs.
Fixed upkeep expenses of $49.00 per 5% share per week (payable monthly). The first fixed ongoing payment will be due on the 1st July 2017.