Sarasota/Pierro 17


Sarasota/Pierro 17

Sire: Pierro

Dam: Sarasota

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 2 yo

Foaled: Oct 02, 2017

Country: AUS

Sale info: Lot 375 at 2019 Karaka Sale - New Zealand

Purchase price: 100,000  (Price is exclusive of GST and does not include current costs)

Horse Description:

John's Comments - "By a great young stallion in Pierro, the ATC Golden Slipper, and is out of a half sister to Fastnet Rock and Cirque Du Soleil. A strong walking filly which should make a lovely middle distance horse in time"





Bay filly       Foaled 2nd October 2017 

PIERRO LonhroOctagonal (NZ)Zabeel
Shadea (NZ)Straight Strike (USA)
Miss Right Note (Ire)DaylamiDoyoun
Sky SongSadler's Wells
Danehill (USA)DanzigNorthern Dancer
RazyanaHis Majesty
Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy (USA)Nijinsky
GatanaMarauding (NZ)

PIERRO (AUS) (Bay 2009-Stud 2013). 11 wins-6 at 2, ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. First Season Sire in 2016-17. Sire of 232 rnrs, 132 wnrs, 16 SW, inc. Levendi (ATC Australian Derby, Gr.1), Arcadia Queen, Pinot, Pierata, Action, Tulip, Bellevue Hill, Arcadia Prince, Regal Power, Furore, Roy Had Enough, Commander, I Like it Easy, Satin Slipper, Kentucky Breeze, Octabello, SP Sikorsky, Aeecee Tong De, etc.


1st dam

SARASOTA, by Danehill (USA). Winner at 2, AJC Rockdale 2YO H., 2d AJC Webster Signs 2YO H. Sister to FASTNET ROCK, Cirque du Soleil, three-quarter-sister to Donnadane, Heart Strings. This is her eleventh foal. Her tenth foal is a 2YO. Dam of 9 foals to race, 8 winners-

 Delagos (g by Encosta de Lago) 8 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$153,555, ATC Alea Acturial Consulting H.

 Top Score (g by High Chaparral (Ire)) 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m to 2017-18, ATC Bowermans Furniture H., McGrath Estate Agents P., HKJC Sports Club Diamond Jubilee H., Incheon H., 2d HKJC Dorset H., 3d HKJC Ventris H., Chevalier E&M Engineering H.

 California Archer (g by High Chaparral (Ire)) 3 wins to 1300m, A$54,000, HK$2,174,750, to 2018-19, ATC Pluck at Vinery H., HKJC Po Yee H., 2d HKJC Robin H., Sha Tin 40th Anniversary Cup H., Viva Pataca H., Riding for the Disabled H., 3d HKJC Kwoon Chung Jiangmen Express H.

 Manasota (c by Dehere (USA)) 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ATC Coca Cola Amatil H., 3d ATC Big Brown First Crop H.

 Bombay (f by Encosta de Lago) Winner at 2, STC Golden Slipper Festival 2YO S., 3d STC True Solutions International 2YO H. Dam of 4 winners-

 Chandana. 3 wins from 1400m to 1800m, A$169,400, ATC McGrath Estate Agents H., Pro-Ride H., Central Coast Football H., 2d ATC More Than Ready H., 3d ATC H., Cellarbrations H., James Boags H., Everybody's Body H., All Too Hard at Vinery H., Schweppes H., Turf Club H.

 Chapal. 2 wins at 1700m, 2400m to 2018-19, MRC Araza H., 3d VRC Make-a-Wish Aus Trophy H., SAJC AAMI H.

 Gold Dragon. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, HK$2,167,200, HKJC Pansonic 4K IDTV H., Tamar H., 2d HKJC Fantastic Light H., Morse Park H., 3d HKJC Facial Ionic Steamer H., PT Bridal Collection H., Zenith Excellent H., Social Responsibility H., Absolute Champion H., On Lan H.

 Galway (g Pierro) Winner at 1400m in 2018-19 in Aust.

 California Longbow (g by Pierro) 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m in 2018-19 in Aust.

 Rotterdam (f by Pierro) Winner at 1000m in 2017-18 in Aust.

 Calusa (f by High Chaparral (Ire)) Winner at 1600m in Aust.

 Crazyonyou (f by Encosta de Lago) Placed at 2, 2d ATC Goldners Horse Transport 2YO P.


2nd dam

PICCADILLY CIRCUS, by Royal Academy (USA). 2 wins at 2, A$265,500, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, Debutante S., L, 2d VATC Blue Diamond Preview, Gr.3, MVRC William Crockett S., L, 3d VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2. Sister to RAHEEB, half-sister to Donnadane, Heart Strings. Dam of 7 named foals, all winners, inc:-

FASTNET ROCK (c Danehill) Champion 3YO colt & sprinter in Australia in 2005. 6 wins to 1200m, A$1,724,100, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, VRC Lexus Classic S., Gr.2, AJC Up & Coming S., Gr.2, VRC Rory's Jester P., Gr.3, NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S., Gr.3, 2d AJC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, AJC San Domenico S., Gr.2, STC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, MRC Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, STC Skyline S., Gr.3, Crusoe's Fijian Retreat 2YO H., 3d AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, VRC Poseidon S., L, 4th STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, Silver Slipper S., Gr.2. Champion sire.

Cirque du Soleil (f Danehill) Winner at 1100m, 2d VRC Waltzing Lily H., L, MRC Canonise H., 3d AJC Keith Mackay H., L, MVRC Junior Jocks Club Christmas Party H., 4th STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3. Dam of 5 winners-

Emotional Circus (f Elusive Quality) 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$281,550, Scone RC HTBA Protect Our Industry H., ATC Camden Hire H., New Breed Racing H., Flinders Lane Perfect Fit Shirt H., 3d ATC Premiere S., Gr.2, 4th ATC Sheraco S., L.

Twirl (f Lonhro) Placed at 2 & 3, A$85,695, 2d ATC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.2, TAB Iphone App 2YO P., H., 3d ATC Widden S., Gr.3.

 Mysterious Light. 2 wins at 1250m, 1400m, A$115,850, STC Solo Strong H., AJC St George Cancer Care H., 2d AJC Analie H., 3d STC Festival Finale H. Dam of 3 winners-

Han Xin - Sun Marshal (Sing.) (g Sepoy) 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m, A$131,725, S$79,275, to 2019 in Aust. and Singapore, MRC Jack Elliott H., 2d BRC Grand Prix S., Gr.3, 3d MRC Galilee Series Final H., L.

 Magestique. Placed in Aust. Dam of 4 winners-

Distant Rock (g Medaglia d'Oro) 4 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$182,080, SAJC IGA H., MRC Hilton Manufacturing H., 2d SAJC Adelaide Guineas, L.

 Juggling Act. Champion Imported Horse in Philippines in 2011. 28 wins from 1100m to 2000m in Philippines, Philippine RC Diamond I S., Ambassador Eduardo M Conjuangco Jr Cup, Garnet I S., Opal S. Sire.

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