G1-placed Redoute's Choice mare among first confirmed Chairman's Wildcards

28th Mar 2019

Sensibility – a beautifully bred G1-placed Redoute’s Choice mare in foal to I Am Invincible – is among the first confirmed Wildcard entries to The Chairman’s Sale.

Sensibility’s career best performance came as a 3YO in the G1 Flight Stakes at Randwick (pictured) where, at just her third start, she finished 2nd behind four-time G1 winner Guelph, with classy pair Bound For Earth and Arabian Gold in arrears.

A daughter of Champion Sire Redoute’s Choice (broodmare sire of the likes of Zoustar, Kementari, Sacred Falls and Arcadia Queen among 13 individual G1 winners), Sensibility is a three-quarter sister to top class 2YO Running Tall and hails from the family of international stars Frosted and Midshipman.

Sensibility’s first two foals (a Sebring colt and an I Am Invincible filly) have sold for $730,000 and $450,000 respectively.

Peter O’Brien of Segenhoe Stud, who will offer Sensibility at The Chairman’s Sale, had mixed emotions about selling the mare.

“She’s a stunning looking mare who produces great looking stock,’’ O’Brien said.

“Her second foal Sensitivity, by I Am Invincible, is very well regarded by Ciaron Maher who ran her in the G3 Blue Diamond Prelude (Fillies) a couple of weeks ago at just her second start.

“Her I Am Invincible weanling colt would be in the top five foals on the farm and she’s back in foal to I Am Invincible.

“Whoever is lucky enough to get her, they’ll be buying a jewel.’’

Maher confirmed his big opinion of Sensitivity.

“Sensitivity has shown us great ability and I’ve no doubt she will progress into a Stakes-winning 3YO,’’ Maher said.

“She was a ripping yearling, she really stood out as a quality type to me and she’s certainly showing all the signs that she’ll develop into a quality race filly.’’

Wildcard entries to The Chairman’s Sale are being accepted until 10am on Monday April 22.

To submit an entry, contact a member of the Inglis bloodstock team on 02 9399 7999 or CLICK HERE.

The Chairman’s Sale will be held at Riverside Side on the evening of Friday May 3, from 6.30pm.

The main catalogue of 53 is filled with star mares including the likes of G1 Thousand Guineas winner Aloisia, dual G1 winner Srikandi in foal to American Pharoah, G2-winning and G1-placed mare Snitty Kitty, Champion 3YO Filly of her generation Norzita in foal to Snitzel, Pasadena Girl – the only G1-winning 2YO filly by Savabeel in foal to Sebring, Now Now – the dam of G2-winning, G1 placed millionaire Fiesta in foal to Pierro and Dashoff, dam of multiple Group-winning, G1 placed race mare Spright, in foal to I Am Invincible among others.

The sale will begin with the sale of a nomination to Widden Stud’s hot new first season sire, four-time Group 1 winner, Trapeze Artist for the 2019 Australian breeding season, with all proceeds going to injured jockey Tye Angland.

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