From The Durdans Stables The Property of Mrs A M Upsdell
Lot 3 HIP HOP (GB) April 25th, 2009 Bay Filly (Fourth Produce)
Excellent Art (GB) Whassup (FR) (1999)
Pivotal Obsessive Midyan Bright Crocus
(With VAT) Polar Falcon Fearless Revival Seeking The Gold Secret Obsession Miswaki Country Dream Clev Er Tell Bold Saffron
Eligible for The Brightwells £25,000 Ascot Sale Race 2011 HIP HOP (GB), 15.1 h.h. (approx): unraced. Box walker. Sold as she stands as per condition 9 (conditions of sale). 1st dam WHASSUP (FR): placed 5 times at 2 and 3 years in France; dam of 2 winners from 3 runners: Franki J (GB) (2007 f. by Barathea (IRE)): 3 wins at 3 years, 2010 and £6210 and placed once. Inquisitive Look (GB) (2005 f. by Montjeu (IRE)): winner at 3 years, placed twice; also placed once at 3 years in Germany; also placed once over hurdles at 4 years, 2009. Silkie Smooth (IRE) (2004 f. by Barathea (IRE)): placed 5 times at 2 and 3; broodmare. Hip Hop (GB) (2009 f. by Excellent Art (GB)): see above. 2nd dam BRIGHT CROCUS (USA): 4 wins at home and in U.S.A. and £27,678 and $137,924 inc. May Hill S., Doncaster, Gr.3 and Fair Grounds Oaks, Fair Grounds, Gr.3, 2nd Kentucky Oaks, Churchill Downs, Gr.1; dam of 5 winners: COLCHIS ISLAND (g. by Golden Fleece (USA)): 11 wins in U.S.A. and £210,453 inc. Kelly Olympic H., Atlantic City, 2nd Lawrence Realization S., Belmont Park, Gr.2 and Budweiser Gulfstream Breeders' Cup H., Gulfstream Park, Gr.2. Red Cloud (FR) (c. by Belmez (USA)): 9 wins in France and in U.S.A. and £30,548, 3rd Emerald H., Philadelphia Park. Ainebe Crocus (FR): 14 wins in France and £202,798. Briscola: 3 wins at 3 years in West Germany and £5203; dam of 8 winners inc.: Barsac (GER): 4 wins in Germany, 2nd Preis des Winterfavoriten, Cologne, Gr.3. Bella Vista (GER): 5 wins at 3 and 4 years in Germany; also winner over jumps in Germany; dam of BLACK OUT (GER): 4 wins at 3 years in Germany inc. P.der Wettenleip GmbH-P.der Dreijahrgen, Dusseldorf, L., Bet On Me (GER): winner over jumps in France, 3rd Grosser Preis der Stadt Luzern Chase, L. Barbera (GER): winner at 3 years in Germany; dam of Berberana (IRE): 2 wins at 2 years, 2010 and £16,023. Saffron Crocus (GB): 2 wins at 3 years and £6665; dam of 7 winners inc.: BOULE D'OR (IRE): 9 wins at home, in U.A.E. and in U.S.A. and £317,597 inc. San Luis Rey H., Santa Anita, Gr.2. SAFFRON DANCER (IRE): 4 wins at 2 to 4 years at home and in Canada inc. Flaming Page S., Woodbine, L.; dam of STAR PRESENTATION (IND): won The Golconda Textiles Deccan Derby, Malakpet, L. Knockholt (GB): 4 wins at 3 and 4 years, 3rd Bahrain Trophy, Newmarket, L. Leopard Lily (IRE): unraced; dam of 3 winners inc.: DBEST (IRE): 13 wins, £166,813: 4 wins; also 4 wins over hurdles, 2nd Guinness H. Hurdle, Listowel, L. and 5 wins over fences inc. Alchemy Properties H. Chase, Cork, Gr.3, 3rd Gowran Park Champion Chase, Gr.2. 3rd dam Bold Saffron (USA): 3 wins in U.S.A., 3rd Leona C S., Arlington Park; dam of 4 winners inc.: WINNING FLUSH (USA): 4 wins in Norway inc. Norsk Derby, Ovrevoll, Gr.1. Bold Counsel (USA): unraced; dam of 5 winners inc.: POKARITO (USA): won Saddleback S., Los Alamitos, 3rd Balboa S., Gr.3.