Lot 116 MINELLA FOR BEEF (IRE) (2003) Bay Gelding (Fourth Produce)
From Minella Stables, Co. Tipperary The Property of John Nallen Sadler's Wells Saddlers' Hall (IRE) Sunny Valley Lady Callianire (IRE) (1995)
(With VAT) Northern Dancer Fairy Bridge Val de Loir Sunland Busted Sharmeen Sir Gaylord Passionata
MINELLA FOR BEEF (IRE), 16.0 h.h. (approx): winner of a maiden point-to-point at Ballybunion at 4 years, 2007, his only start. Sold as he stands as per condition 9 (conditions of sale). 1st dam LADY CALLIANIRE (IRE): unraced; Own sister to CHIRKPAR; dam of 2 winners from 4 runners: Hard To Handle (IRE) (2000 g. by Dr Massini (IRE)): winner over hurdles, 2007 and £9582 and placed 5 times. Minella For Beef (IRE) (2003 g. by Saddlers' Hall (IRE)): see above. Mikey Joe (IRE) (2002 g. by Supreme Leader): placed 4 times over hurdles at 6 years, 2008. Butlers Storm (IRE) (2004 f. by Glacial Storm (USA)): placed twice in point-to-points at 5 years, 2009. Very Fancy (IRE) (2005 g. by Great Palm (USA)): unraced to date. She also has a 3-y-o filly by Bienamado (USA). 2nd dam Callianire: winner at 2 years in France and 122,000 fr., 4th Prix Saint-Alary, Longchamp, Gr.1; dam of 8 winners inc.: CHIRKPAR (g. by Shernazar): 13 wins, £111,710: 3 wins at 3 years and £18,155; also 5 wins over hurdles at 4 and 5 years and £59,977 inc. Irish Champion Hurdle, Leopardstown, L., Noel McCabe Distributors Hurdle, Leopardstown, L. and Carroll Trophy Extended H. Hurdle, Dundalk, L., 2nd Daily Express Triumph Hurdle, Cheltenham, L. and 3 wins over fences at 6 years and £25,886 inc. Dennys Gold Medal Steeplechase, Leopardstown, L. and 2 wins over jumps in U.S.A. and £7692, 2nd Virginia Hunt Cup Timber Steeplechase, Montpelier, L. Camalal (IRE) (c. by Mouktar): 6 wins, £53,636: winner at 2 years; also 4 wins in Italy and £44,288, 2nd Premio Ezio Vanoni, Rome, L. and 3rd Premio Emanuele Filiberto, Milan, Gr.3; also winner over jumps at 4 years in Italy and £6047. Cento (IRE): 3 wins over hurdles and £17,879; also 3 wins in point-to-points. Hard To Come By: 3 wins at 3 and 4 years and £7698. Caraniya: 2 wins at 2 and 3 years and £6356; dam of 8 winners inc.: CAJARIAN (USA): won Meld S., Curragh, Gr.3 and EBF Leopardstown S., Leopardstown, Gr.3. VERY SYDNEY (AUS): won Centaurea S., Morphettville, L. Floral Dynamite (AUS): winner in Hong Kong, 2nd Hong Kong Gold Cup, Sha Tin, L. and The Centenary Vase, Sha Tin, L. Dancer And Son (GB): 5 wins, £56,922: 3 wins at 2 to 4 years in France and £30,012, 2nd Grand Prix de Clairefontaine, Clairefontaine, L.; also 2 wins over jumps at 4 years in France and £26,910. Caraiyma (IRE): winner at 3 years; dam of CARADAK (IRE): won Prix de la Foret, Longchamp, Gr.1, 2nd Prix de la Foret, Longchamp, Gr.1, 3rd Premio Vittorio di Capua, Milan, Gr.1, Caraman (IRE): 3 wins, £50,576: winner and £7640; also 2 wins over hurdles and £37,816, 3rd Greatwood H. Hurdle, Cheltenham, Gr.3, Carallia (IRE): winner, 3rd Belgrave S., Curragh, L. Kaliala (FR): winner at 3 years in France and 144,600 fr.; dam of 3 winners inc.: KALANIYA (IRE): won Belge St Leger, Groenendaal, L. Kalshandi (IRE): winner at home and Hong Kong, 3rd Rockingham S., York, L. Cadisa: winner at 3 years; dam of 4 winners inc.: Calounia (IRE): winner at 3 years, 3rd Ulster Harp Derby, Down Royal, L.