Lot 102 CROI RUA (IRE) March 27th, 2006 Chesnut Gelding (Fourth Produce)
From Pine Grove Stables Pilsudski (IRE) Wide Meadow (GB) (1997)
Polish Precedent Cocotte Zafonic Painted Desert
(Non VAT) Danzig Past Example Troy Gay Milly Gone West Zaizafon Green Desert Illusory
CROI RUA (IRE), 16.1½ h.h. (approx): unraced. Broken and ridden last winter. Cantering, schooled over poles. Ideal horse for bumper or point-to-point. Easy ride. Good mover, athletic. Suitable for any equestrian sport. Only for sale as owner is overstocked. Can be seen and vetted prior to sale, Tel 00 353 87 9418125. Sold as he stands as per condition 9 (conditions of sale). 1st dam WIDE MEADOW (GB): unraced; dam of 2 winners from 4 runners: Croi Mo Ri (IRE) (2005 g. by Monashee Mountain (USA)): 3 wins at 2 and 3 years, 2008 and £48,035 and placed 6 times inc. 2nd Bank of Ireland Loughbrown S., Curragh, L. and 3rd Help for Heroes Surrey S., Epsom Downs, L. Frambalas (IRE) (2002 c. by Titus Livius (FR)): 9 wins in Greece and £46,806. Cosmo Rainbow (IRE) (2003 c. by Monashee Mountain (USA)): placed in Japan. Croi Eile (IRE) (2007 f. by Catcher In The Rye (IRE)): placed twice at 2 years, 2009. Croi Rua (IRE) (2006 g. by Pilsudski (IRE)): see above. She also has a 2-y-o colt by Viking Ruler (AUS). 2nd dam PAINTED DESERT (GB): winner at 2 years and £7372; dam of 2 winners inc.: Plateau (GB): 5 wins and £58,427. 3rd dam ILLUSORY: winner at 3 years; Own sister to KINGSCOTE; dam of 8 winners inc.: Illustrator (GB): 2 wins, £66,503: winner at 3 years and £37,640 2nd Michael Seely Memorial Glasgow S., York, L. and 3rd Racing Post Trophy, Doncaster, Gr.1; also winner at 5 years in Hong Kong and £28,863. Sensory (GB): 2 wins at 2 and 3 years, 2nd Vodafone Horris Hill S., Newbury, Gr.3. 4th dam BOLD FANTASY: 2 wins at 2 and 3 years and £16,537 inc. Mulcahy S., Phoenix Park, Gr.3, 2nd Irish 1000 Guineas, Curragh, Gr.1; dam of 9 winners inc.: KINGSCOTE: 3 wins at 2 years and £44,489 inc. Lowther S., York, Gr.2, 2nd Tattersalls Cheveley Park S., Newmarket, Gr.1; dam of 8 winners inc.: RAINBOW CORNER (GB): won Prix de Fontainebleau, Longchamp, Gr.3, 2nd CIGA Grand Criterium, Gr.1, Dubai Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1; sire. WELCOME FRIEND (USA): won Dubai Duty Free Cup S., Newbury, L. BALTIC STATE (USA): won Weatherbys Superlative S., Newmarket, L. WOODEN DOLL (USA): won Prix Yacowlef, L., 3rd P. de la Salamandre, Gr.1. Fetish (GB): 2 wins at 3 years and £10,494; dam of 2 winners inc.: POLAR WAY (GB): won Aon McDonagh Boland S., Curragh, Gr.3. Imaginary (IRE): winner at 3 years and £6462; dam of 2 winners inc.: RAINBOW HIGH (GB): won Deloitte & Touche Jockey Club Cup, Gr.3. Famosa (GB): winner at 3 years in France; dam of 5 winners inc.: BRAVE KRIS (IRE): won London Clubs Fern Hill Rated H., Ascot, L. Fanciful (FR): winner at 3 years in France and £8657; dam of 3 winners inc.: Shadow Casting (GB): winner at 3 years; dam of DISTINCTLY DANCER (IRE): won Criterium Varesino - Mem. Virginio Curti, Varese, L., EVENING TIME (IRE): won Flame of Tara EBF S., Curragh, L.; grandam of TITUS SHADOW (IRE): 11 wins at 2 to 5 years, 2009 in Italy and £263,942 inc. Premio Tudini, Rome, Gr.3, ORPEN SHADOW (IRE): 5 wins at 2 and 3 years, 2010 in Italy and £84,254 inc. Premio Primi Passi, Milan, Gr.3.