Powerful Colt by Champion Sire 'Tale of The Cat'

Apr 18, 2012

A chestnut yearling colt purchased at the 2012 Magic Millions sale on the Gold Coast is being offered by Delbridge Racing for syndication. This colt is a well conformed yearling by top sire, Tale of the Cat. He is already well developed physically but also has good scope for further growth and should develop into a very strong and powerful racehorse. He is eligible and paid up for the rich Magic Million race series and the BOBS scheme.

Sire: Tale of The Cat / Storm Cat / Yarn Bay 1994 15.3hh
Tale of the Cat was a 5 time winner and placed 4 times (all in Group 1 races) from only 9 starts. His wins included the Group 2 King's Bishop stakes over 1400 metres by 5.5 lengths. He was a winner over distances ranging from 1400 to 1800 metres. He was a 1994 foal and stands at 15.31/2 hands. He is by the sire of sires, Storm Cat.

He was champion 2-y-o sire in U.S.A. in 2003 & Champion Freshman sire in New Zealand in 2002/03. His top performers include Gr.1 winners Lion Heart, Gio Ponti, Cat Moves, My Trusty Cat and Tale of Ekati, Gr.2 winners Alpha Kitten, Be Gentle, Spellbinder, Whoopi Cat, Gr.3 winners Artemus Sunrise, Catboat, Feline Story, Catcominatcha etc.. In Australia his winners include Glamour Puss, Gathering, Falkirk, Regal Saga, Trusting and Willow Creek.

DAM: The colt is from Flying Spur mare, Addictive, who has already produced the listed winner SO ANYWAY, who was also placed at Group 2 and 3 level. His dam is also a three-quarter sister to Danarich and half-sister to top group performers THE HEAVYWEIGHT, BORN WESTERN, HAPPY STRIKE, ZEDRICH and LITTLE DOUTES.

For more information on this powerful colt please go to http://delbridgeracing.com.au/horses-available