Daily News Archive
Daily News Subscription
Magic Millions Day-4: $450k Exceed And Excel Filly
Magic Millions (as agent for a NSW-based buyer) paid $450,000 for a filly by boom Darley 1st-crop sire Exceed And Excel (out of 15-year-old US-bred Septieme Ciel mare Lacandona) consigned by Swettenham Stud. The filly's dam Lacandona is a half-sister to stakes-winning sire Smackover Creek, French winner Salvora (dam of US Gr1-winner Aube Indienne, French Gr3-winner Mare Nostrum, stakes-winner Raisonnable & stakes-winner Special Gallery), US triple-winner Islands (dam of US multiple Gr2-winner Fit To Lead) & unraced Rolls (dam of multiple Gr1-winning Arrowfield Stud stallion & last season's champion Australian sire Flying Spur). In addition Lacandona has 4 foals to race so far for 3 winners.