Maurice X Lustrous Filly
1 year old Chestnut Filly
Sire: Maurice Dam: Lustrous
GOLD COAST MAGIC MILLIONS YEARLING SALE PURCHASE - $150,000
Outstanding daughter of Maurice, Horse of the year, champion sprinter & champion miler in Japan 2015.
From a strong 2yo running family.
This outstanding filly looks like she will run early and will be aimed at the 2yo Magic Millions in January 2021.
Purchased by the stable for $150,000 from Arrowfield Stud who have retained an interest such is their confidence in this filly.
- Excellent mover
- Great balance
She has a real presence about her. “I bought her because she looks like she will run early. She looks like she’s with you already saying put a saddle on me and take me to the races.”
Japan's 2015 Horse of the Year, six-time Group 1 winner and $12 million earner, Maurice is one of the all-time great racehorses to grace the turf in Asia. His first Australian yearlings sell in 2020.
Maurice is the best Japanese racehorse ever to stand at stud outside Japan, and Arrowfield is proud to present his first-crop Australian yearlings in 2020.
Named his country’s 2015 Horse of the Year, Champion Sprinter & Champion Miler, Maurice was also honoured with a Special JRA Award for his 2016 victories in the Tokyo Tenno Sho G1, Hong Kong Champions Mile G1 & his spectacular swansong, the Longines Hong Kong Cup G1 at Sha Tin.
Maurice retired with a record of 11 wins, six at Group 1 level, including four at 1600 metres, and prizemoney exceeding $12 million. On the 2016 Longines World’s Best Racehorse Rankings he was awarded a figure of 127, placing him fifth overall, and third on turf in the world.
Pictured - Maurice
Three quarter sister to Motspur.
From the family of stakes winners Gypsy Diamond, Silky Sweep, Beau Gentleman, Make Contant, Chapel Royal, Franfreluche, L’Enjoleur, D’Accord, Grand Luxe, La Voyageuse, Medaillr D’Or, Barachois, Coco La Terreur, Russian Bond, Snadee, Christofori & Crossover
Pictured - Motspur
Lustrous is the dam of one foal to race, a dual winner Kruger.
Lustrous is by the breed shaping son of Danehill, champion sire and Golden Slipper winner Flying Spur. He was the sire of 99 stakes winners
Flying Spur is consistently in the top 4 broodmare sires in Australia.
Pictured - Flying Spur
FULLY NOMINATED FOR THE MAGIC MILLIONS SERIES
- 19 races across six states of Australia
- Six races recognised with Restricted Listed black type
- $11+ million in prizemoney on offer nationally including a $10.25 million Raceday on the Gold Coast!
Racing NSW BOBS (Breeder Owner Bonus Scheme) rewards owners who invest in NSW bloodstock.
BOBS bonuses are paid out on racetracks all around NSW, adding a payment of up to $20,000 for each win as a two-year-old and three-year-old. Last season, over $13 million was paid out in cash bonuses and Double-Up vouchers, bringing the total since the scheme’s inception to over $129 million.
To be eligible for BOBS, a horse must be sired by a BOBS eligible stallion and nominated for the scheme.
The filly will be nominated for the 2021 Golden Slipper, the world’s richest race for 2yos.
Ownership opportunities available.
Please contact Cherie on 0420818404 or Lee on 0406997705 or email firstname.lastname@example.org