Lot 46 LA POLKA (GB) May 6th, 2006 Chesnut Filly
From Kimpton Down Stables The Property of Mr G B Balding Sadler's Wells Carnival Dancer (GB) Red Carnival Indubitable (1985)
(With VAT) Northern Dancer Fairy Bridge Mr Prospector Seaside Attraction Sharpen Up Moiety Bird Astec Gospel Truth
LA POLKA (GB): placed once at 3 years, 2009. Sold as she stands as per condition 9 (conditions of sale). 1st dam INDUBITABLE: winner at 3 years and £9110 and placed 5 times; dam of 4 winners from 10 runners: Cugina (GB) (1994 f. by Distant Relative): 4 wins at 3 to 5 years and £34,514 and placed 8 times; dam of a winner: There And Then (GB): winner of a N.H. Flat Race at 4 years, 2010. Gold Ring (GB) (2000 g. by Groom Dancer (USA)): 3 wins, £76,775: 2 wins at 3 and 4 years and £72,963 and placed 14 times; also winner over hurdles at 5 years. Bronzino (GB) (1995 g. by Midyan (USA)): winner at 4 years and placed 4 times. Reiterate (GB) (1993 f. by Then Again): placed once at 2 years; also placed once over hurdles; also winner of a point-to-point and placed once. City Guild (GB) (1996 g. by Saddlers' Hall (IRE)): placed once at 2 years. La Polka (GB) (2006 f. by Carnival Dancer (GB)): see above. Decision Day (GB) (2004 f. by Groom Dancer (USA)): ran a few times. 2nd dam VERACIOUS: 2 wins at 3 years; dam of 5 winners inc.: So True (f. by So Blessed): 2 wins at 2 and 3 years and £26,362, 2nd Musidora S., York, Gr.3 and St Simon S., Newbury, Gr.3; dam of 6 winners inc.: BOMB ALASKA (GB): 5 wins at 3 and 4 years and £105,450 inc. Ben Marshall S., Newmarket, L., 3rd Gordon Richards S., Sandown Park, Gr.3. Accuracy (f. by Gunner B): 8 wins, £40,190: 6 wins at 3 and 5 years and £32,422; also 2 wins over hurdles at 4 and 5 years and £7768, 3rd Bet With The Tote Novices' Hurdle, Fontwell Park, L.; dam of 6 winners inc.: ACCIPITER (GB): 5 wins, £86,288: winner of a N.H. Flat Race at 4 years; also 4 wins over hurdles at 5 years inc. Sefton Novices' Hurdle, Aintree, Gr.1. BRAVE TORNADO (GB): 10 wins, £75,092: 3 wins and £22,519; also 7 wins over hurdles and £47,108 inc. Finesse 4yo Hurdle, Cheltenham, L. Star Precision (GB): 6 wins at 3 and 5 years and £44,961, 2nd Middleton S., York, L., 3rd Magnolia S., Kempton Park, L. and Dahlia S., Newmarket, L. Directly: 3 wins: winner; also 2 wins over hurdles; also 2 wins in point-to-points. Petrocelli: 2 wins over hurdles. 3rd dam GOSPEL TRUTH: 2 wins at 3 years; dam of 6 winners inc.: Agitato (USA): 8 wins in U.S.A. and $71,761. Brig of Ayr: 3 wins at 4 years and £7202; dam of 8 winners inc.: Aragon Ayr (GB): 7 wins over hurdles and £23,069. 4th dam VISION SPLENDID: unraced; dam of 6 winners inc.: Eternity Ring: winner at 3 years; dam of 3 winners inc.: ETERNITY GIRL (ARG): won Clasico Plasticos Argentinos, Hipodromo Arg, L., Handicap Secretaria de Energia la Nacion, Hipodromo Arg, L., 3rd Clasico Republica de Panama, Hipodromo Arg, Gr.3 and 4th Clasico General Viamonte, San Isidro, Gr.3. Eternity Light (ARG): unraced; dam of DON JUAN TAG (ARG): won GP. Ciudad de Buenos Aires-Internacional, Hipodromo Arg, Gr.1 (twice).