Merin's Light

Account of Crosswinds, Karaka.

Lot 270



Chestnut C


Foaled 10th November 1999





Northern Dancer




His Majesty


Princess Tracy*





Princess Ru

Princely Gift



What's Ahead







Gold Vink

Gold Sovereign*

Grey Sovereign




Dogger Bank*


DANASINGA (AUS) (Bay 1991-Stud 1996). 6 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$1,135,550, QTC Stradbroke H., Gr.1. Half-brother to 4 SW. Sire of 59 rnrs, 30 wnrs, inc. SW Conquistar (BNZ Matamata Breeders S., Gr.2), Danamite, Singalong, Danamania, Sylvaner, SP Ready to Rumble - Feed the Meter (Aust.), Danavon, Danny, Piachay and of Ugachaka, Aleta, Candana Lad, Patch Adams, River Chant, Etoile Centieme, Singing Class, Arrow Angel, Baron King, etc.










1st dam

SHAGOLVIN, by Sharivari*. 7 wins from 1400m to 2200m, NZ$86,625, ARC Royal S., Gr.2, HBJC Byerley Thoroughbred S., L, ARC Vancouver H., Avondale JC York Cup, Improvers' H., Waikato RC Even Stevens H., 2d Avondale Cup, Gr.1, BOP RC Racing Personalities' S., L, 3d Great Northern Oaks, Gr.2. Half-sister to BIT OF A SKITE, GOOD SHOW - TAMAN SINGAPURA (MAL.), Olympic Aim (dam of CIRCLES OF GOLD, Rings of Gold), Polar Maid (dam of Patou). This is her tenth foal. Dam of eight named foals, five to race, four winners, inc:-


YANKEE GOLD (88 f. by Western Symphony*). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, SAJC Hill-Smith S., L, Super Supreme H., 2d SAJC Mt Lofty House H., Alsco Linen Services H., Ansett Australia H. Dam of-


JOAN'S BEST (Gold Brose). 5 wins-1 at 2-up to 1400m, CJC Islington Tavern Canterbury Belle S., L, Otago RC Coupland's Bakeries Breeders S., L, Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L, CJC AMP Amicus Income Protection H., 2d North Canterbury RC Ebony Grosve Canterbury S., L, 3d ARC Lindauer Juvenile H., New Zealand Bloodstock 2YO Classic S., 4th Ashburton RC Coupland Racing Stables Inglewood S., L, Southland RC Windsor Park Stud S., L.


Be Cool (96 f. by Grosvenor). 5 wins up to 1400m, A$121,615, to 2000-01, STC Hansen Yuncken H., BTC Casino Rewards H., AJC Cuddle H., QTC El Twice Maiden H., BTC Surround H., 3d VATC Mercedes-Benz S., L, Sandown Park (UK) S., L, BTC Lady of the Turf S., L, Ozsports H.


Otehi Diamond (87 f. by Otehi Bay). Winner at 1500m in Aust. Dam of-


Diamond Duke (Jugah*). 5 wins-1 at 2-up to 1500m, A$81,880, to 2000-01, VATC Grey Boots Welter H., 2d VATC New Statesman H., Stansmore H., Vite Cheval H., Winooka Welter H., 3d MVRC Leslie Froggatt P., L, VATC Blazing Saddles H., St Razzle H.


Diamond Chief. 6 wins up to 1300m, 2d WATC Port Hedland H., Comet H., Slavonic H., 3d WATC Resolution H., Blue Spec H.


Dashing Diamond. Winner at 1100m, 2d VATC Birthday Card H.


Diamarok. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m to 2000-01 in Aust.


My Kugel (91 f. by Grosvenor). Winner at 2 in Sth. Af. Dam of-


Western Night (West Man). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, R109,725, to 2000-01 in Sth. Af, 2d Clairwood Byerly Turk P., Gr.3.


Grosvenor's Buck. Winner at 1900m, R81,500 in Sth. Af.


Keswa (90 f. by Western Symphony*). Placed at 2 in Aust.


Rock the Kasbar (93 f. by Straight Strike*). Unraced. Dam of-


Rocksinga. Winner at 1400m in 2001-02 in Aust.


2nd dam

GOLD VINK, by Gold Sovereign*. 2 wins at 1m, QTC Novice H., BATC Maiden H., 2d QTC Maiden H.-twice. Half-sister to Fair Empress (dam of PRINCE OF PERSIA). Dam of 11 named foals, all raced, 10 winners, inc:-


BIT OF A SKITE (Showoff II*). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, A$189,767, VRC George Adams H., Gr.1, AJC All-Aged S., Gr.1, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VATC Victoria H., Gr.3, Eclipse S.H., L, VRC Delina H., Brian Courtney H., Bobbie Lewis H., VATC Biscay H., Barton H., 2d VATC Wallace S., L, 4th Victoria Derby, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, Toorak H., Gr.1, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, Moonee Valley S., Gr.2, MVRC Alistair Clark S., Gr.2. Sire.


SHAGOLVIN (Sharivari*). 7 wins. See above.


GOOD SHOW - TAMAN SINGAPURA (Mal.) (Showoff II*). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m in NZ and Mal, Singapore Gold Cup, L, Manawatu RC Cloverlea H., 2d Selangor TC Piala Emas Sultan Selangor, L, Singapore TC Pesta Sukan Cup, L, 3d Selangor TC Piala Emas Sultan Selangor, L.


Goldskite. 6 wins from 1100m to 2000m, MVRC Keera H., BATC Open H., Graduation S.


Gold Fellow. 4 wins from 1400m to 1800m, QTC Maiden H.


Olympic Aim. 4 wins from 1850m to 2100m in Aust. Dam of-


CIRCLES OF GOLD (Marscay). Joint third top filly on The 1994-95 Australasian 3YO Classification. 6 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$923,295, Australian Oaks, Gr.1, AJC Adrian Knox S.H., Gr.3, VATC Coongy H., Gr.3, SAJC Ansett Australia S., L, AJC Cuddle H., Claymore H., 2d VATC Foster's Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, WATC Fruit 'n' Veg S., Gr.1, VATC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.2, Summoned S., L, 3d VATC CF Orr S., Gr.1, AJC Apollo S., Gr.2, VATC Sandown Cup, Gr.2, Eclipse S.H., L, 4th VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Louis Vuitton Mackinnon S., Gr.1.


Rings of Gold (Marscay). 3 wins-1 at 2-up to 1300m, A$91,600, to 2000-01, STC International Game Technology H., NRL Club Fan Days H., 3d Gosford Guineas, L, 4th STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1.


Wayward Wind. Winner at 1400m. Dam of-


Tramontane. Unraced. Dam of-


McDa Knife (McGinty). 4 wins at 1600m, 2000m, NZ$138,600, ARC Rhino Portable Buildings H., 2d Lion Brown Wellington Cup, Gr.1.


Polar Maid. Unplaced. Dam of-


Patou (Covetous). 8 wins up to 1200m, A$185,798, AJC Exeter H., Sharply H., STC Sheraco H., 2d AJC Angst Quality H., L.

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