By the European stallion Shalaa (IRE) and out of Dilemmas, this colt is quite the eye-catcher. Presenting with an athletic physicality, he has a deep girth, strong shoulder and a lovely eye, attributes which will hold him in great steed on the racetrack.
“This colt is all quality and presence. He has plenty of size, strength and scope. Hard to fault and probably the nicest Shalaa colt I have inspected.”
Standing at premier stallion farm, Arrowfield Stud, Shalaa (IRE) is Europe's dominant sprinting 2YO star by sire of sires, Invincible Spirit. The top-rated juvenile in England and France in 2015, Shalaa won six races including two Group 1s as a 2YO. His oldest progeny are 3YOs and are making quite an impression on the racetrack, including the two-time Group 3 winner and Magic Millions 2YO Classic winner, Shaquero and Spring debut 2YO stakeswinner Semillion.
The Lonhro mare, Dilemmas was placed as a three-year-old and is a half-sister to Group 2 winner Pied A Terre. This colt is her seventh foal, two of which have raced for one winner, including the multiple Group performer and Group 2 MRC Sandown Guineas winner, Morton’s Fork. The third dam on the page is two-time Group 2 winner Shavano Miss.
Rheinwood Pastoral Co. is a boutique thoroughbred broodmare farm located in Mittagong, in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales. Owned and operated by Ray and Marilyn Willis, then gently undulating paddocks provide a natural and supportive environment to horses, coupled with the farm’s belief that a hands-on approach is the best way to raise quality thoroughbred athletes.
This colt is $34,000 (inc GST) per 10% share or $17,000 (inc GST) per 5% share.