Account of WAIKATO STUD LTD, Matamata.
(Unreserved Deplenishing Sale)
Foaled 19th September 2014
Branded: nr sh; 196 over 4 off sh
PAY ATTENTION, by Volksraad. Winner at 1600m. Half-sister toPRIZED GEM(dam ofNOM DU JEU,JEU DE CARTES). This is her first foal.
VAGUELY ATTENTIVE, by Noble Bijou. 9 wins from 1600m to 2400m, A$87,870, AJC Bob Kay Bloodstock H., BATC Blue's Finito H. Sister toGold Aura - Golden Hue (Aust.), Treaura Bijou (dam ofMILLY BIJOU), three-quarter-sister toAUDITORY. Dam of 12 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-
PRIZED GEM(Prized). Champion Older Female in NZ in 2002-03 (Intermediate). 9 wins from 1400m to 3200m, NZ$375,425, A$549,000, Hawke's Bay Kelt Capital S.,Gr.1, QTC Brisbane Cup,Gr.1, GCTC Prime Minister's Cup,Gr.2, ARC Kings Arms Tavern H., Avondale JC Foley H., ARC Parnell Cup, Jacobsen Headstones H., 3d Hawke's Bay Cup,Gr.2, QTC PJ O'Shea S.,Gr.2, Taranaki Cup,Gr.3. Dam of-
NOM DU JEU(Montjeu). 2009 NZ Champion Stayer. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, NZ$318,660, A$1,709,810, Australian Derby,Gr.1, Waikato Guineas,Gr.3, 2d AJC Queen Elizabeth S.,Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Stoney Bridge S.,Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Cup,Gr.1, AJC Craven P.,Gr.3, Manawatu Classic,Gr.3, Counties RC Karaka Classic,L, 3d Hawke's Bay Kelt Capital S.,Gr.1, 4th New Zealand Derby,Gr.1. Sire.
JEU DE CARTES(Stravinsky). 9 wins from 1600m to 2200m, NZ$204,513, Counties Cup,Gr.2, CJC Spring Classic,L, Feilding Gold Cup,L, Waikato RC Fairview Motors H., ARC Hospice North Shore H.,Manawatu RC John Turkington H., 2d Manawatu Breeders' S.,L,Rotorua P.,L, 3d BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy,Gr.2.
Vaguely Jet. Unraced. Dam of-
Howbaddouneedit(Howbaddouwantit). 5 wins at 1400m, 1600m, NZ$75,362, 3d Otago RC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance S.,L, 4thTimaru Cup,L, Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders S.,L.
TREAURA, by Trelay. 6 wins from 1800m to 2200m, Gore RC Merino Boutique H. Sister toPrince Trelay, half-sister toAUDITORY. Dam of 9 named foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-
Gold Aura - Golden Hue(Aust.) (Noble Bijou). 4 wins from 1500m to 2200m, WRC Majestic Horse Floats Welter H., 3d Onkaparinga Cup,L.
Mazurka's Princess. Unraced. Grandam of-
Better Keeper(Keeper). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$88,495, to 2014-15, 3d WRC Thompson H.,Gr.3, BOP RC Tauranga Classic,L.
Treaura Bijou. Unraced. Dam of-
MILLY BIJOU(Hereward the Wake). 10 wins from 2000m to 2500m, NZ$90,358, Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup,Gr.3, CJC Great Autumn S.H.,L, 3d Canterbury Gold Cup,Gr.3, CJC Great Autumn S.H.,L.