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Danehill Star Chip Off The Block

Friday, 28th July 2006

At Camden on Sydney's southern outskirts, Tariqa Park's Cathy Cattell is excited about the 2006 season. Tariqa stands Danehill Star (Danehill-Princess Tracy, by Ahonoora) whose 1st crop will officially become 2YOs next week, having sold to $28,000 at this year's Magic Millions sales. A multiple city winner (out of internationally-performed sprinting mare Princess Tracy), Danehill Star is a full-brother to exciting Baerami Thoroughbreds Gr1 winner & successful stallion Danasinga. His full & half-siblings to either win or place in Gr1 events or produce Gr1 winners & place-getters number an astonishing 8 individuals. Standing for just $5,500, Cattell is realistic about the competitive nature of the market & is prepared to "negotiate with breeders" despite the fact Danehill Star's sisters had progeny sell at this year's Inglis Easter Sale for up to $2 million.

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