Lot 45 SILKEN AUNT (GB) February 4th, 2007 Bay Filly
From Eve Lodge Stables The Property of A Partnership Sadler's Wells Barathea (IRE) Brocade Aunt Susan (GB) (1998)
Distant Relative Lawn Order
(With VAT) Northern Dancer Fairy Bridge Habitat Canton Silk Habitat Royal Sister II Efisio Zebra Grass
SILKEN AUNT (GB): placed twice at 2 years, 2009. Sold subject to veterinary re-examination as per condition 8 (conditions of sale). 1st dam AUNT SUSAN (GB): ran a few times at 2 and 3 years; dam of 2 winners from 4 runners: BA FOXTROT (GB) (2003 g. by Foxhound (USA)): 3 wins at 2 years and £46,199 inc. Vodafone Woodcote S., Epsom Downs, L., placed twice inc. 2nd Isabel Morris Memorial Marble Hill S., Curragh, L. Belvedere Vixen (GB) (2004 f. by Foxhound (USA)): winner at 3 years and £6749 and placed 6 times; broodmare. Silken Aunt (GB) (2007 f. by Barathea (IRE)): see above. Crewezando (GB) (2006 g. by Forzando): placed once at 2 years, 2008. Tiger Who (GB) (2008 f. by Tiger Hill (IRE)): unraced to date. She also has a yearling filly by Kyllachy (GB). 2nd dam LAWN ORDER (GB): winner at 3 years; dam of 3 winners inc.: Passion To Perform (IND) (f. by Bertolini (USA)): 3 wins at 3 years in India, 3rd Bangalore 1000 Guineas, Bangalore, L. and Mysore 1000 Guineas, Mysore, L. Shatin Special (GB): winner at 4 years. 3rd dam ZEBRA GRASS: 2 wins at 2 years; dam of 5 winners inc.: Pay The Bank: winner at 2 years; dam of 6 winners inc.: CELESTIAL HALO (IRE): 5 wins, £347,982: winner at 3 years and £16,056, 3rd Chester Vase, Chester, Gr.3; also 4 wins over hurdles at 3 to 5 years, 2009 and £331,926 inc. JCB Triumph Hurdle, Cheltenham, Gr.1, Elite Hurdle, Wincanton, Gr.2 and Agfa Hurdle, Sandown Park, L., 2nd Champion Hurdle, Cheltenham, Gr.1 and John Smith's Anniversary Novice Hurdle, Aintree, Gr.1. HIGH PROSPECT (IRE): 5 wins, £54,806: 2 wins at 4 years; also 3 wins over hurdles inc. Powers Gold Label H. Hurdle, Fairyhouse, Gr.1. MY BRANCH (GB): won Firth of Clyde S., Ayr, L. and Sceptre S., Doncaster, L., 2nd Cheveley Park S., Newmarket, Gr.1 and 3rd Irish 1000 Guineas, Curragh, Gr.1; dam of TANTE ROSE (IRE): won Sprint Cup, Haydock Park, Gr.1, BAY TREE (IRE): won Sweet Solera S., Newmarket, L., 3rd Musidora S., York, Gr.3; grandam of Rose Diamond (IRE): 2 wins, £59,742: winner at 2 years, 2nd Prestige S., Goodwood, Gr.3; also winner, 2009 in U.S.A. Banco Solo (GB): unraced; dam of GOLDEN DANETIME (IRE): 20 wins, 2008 in Italy and £155,557 inc. Criterium Labronico, Livorno, L. 4th dam Ash Lawn: winner at 3 years, 2nd Cherry Hinton S., Newmarket; Own sister to SELHURST; dam of 3 winners inc.: Elizabethan: winner at 3 years; dam of 6 winners inc.: EPICARMO: Champion 2yo in Italy, won Premio Guido Beradelli, Rome, Gr.2. Elysian: winner at 2 years, 2nd Nassau S., Goodwood, Gr.2; dam of ATAVUS (GB): won Hungerford S., Newbury, Gr.3 and Criterion S., Newmarket, Gr.3, OLYMPIAN: won Imperial Cup H. Hurdle, Sandown Park, L., 2nd Sandown H. Hurdle, Sandown Park, L., 3rd Sandown H. Hurdle, Sandown Park, L. Smash: ran once; dam of 5 winners inc.: BROKEN HEARTED: won Lockinge S., Newbury, Gr.2; sire.