Maurice (JPN)/Vadaiyma (FR) 18


Maurice (JPN)/Vadaiyma (FR) 18

Sire: Maurice (JPN)

Dam: Vadaiyma (FR)

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 yo

Foaled: Nov 01, 2018


Sale info: Lot 263 at

Purchase price: AUD 330,000  (Price is inclusive of GST but does not include current costs)

Horse Description:

This colt was inspected at Arrowfield Stud shortly before the Easter Sales and really picked himself. A strong, confident good moving colt who would not look out of place in the best of company. Maurice was a wonderful racehorse and is very well regarded in his first season in Japan.


Price: $330,000





Bay colt       Foaled 1st November 2018 

MAURICE (JPN) Screen HeroGrass Wonder (USA)Silver Hawk
Running HeroineSunday Silence
Mejiro FrancesCarnegie (Ire)Sadler's Wells
Mejiro MontereyMogami
DansiliDanehill (USA)Danzig
VadawinaUnfuwainNorthern Dancer
VadazaZafonic (USA)

MAURICE (JPN) (Bay 2011-Stud Japan 2017, Aust. 2017). 11 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, HKJC Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1, Champions Mile, Gr.1. Brother to SP Lucas. Sire of Kaiser Nova, A Shin Michibasiri, Admire Halley, Bloemendaal, Coco Crush, Infinite, Legatus, Ludovicus, Polestar, Run Blast, Stutti, T O Mary, Ten Bagger, Zodiac Sign and of the placegetters Ange Soleil, Buena Ventura, Castilla, Consolation, Donauwellen, Escobar, Falles, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

VADAIYMA (FR), by Dansili. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Veda (dam of VALIA), half-sister to VADAMAR, THE PENTAGON, VEDOUMA, Vedevani, Chablis. This is her third live foal. Dam of 1 foal to race-

 Vantastic (g by Animal Kingdom (USA)) Winner at 1400m in 2019-20 in Aust.


2nd dam

VADAWINA, by Unfuwain. Joint third top 3YO Filly in Europe in 2005. 3 wins from 2000m to 2400m, €212,960, Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1, Saint-Cloud Prix Cléopâtre, Gr.3, Prix Astronomie, 4th Chantilly Prix de Diane, Gr.1. Half-sister to VAZIRA, VADAPOLINA, VADSALINA, Vayakhan. Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

VADAMAR (g Dalakhani) 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1800m to 2800m, €254,680, 41,340SAR, Longchamp Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Francois Mathet, L, Longchamp Prix de la Boetie, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Aveu, 2d Longchamp Prix d'Harcourt, Gr.2, Prix Maurice de Nieuil, Gr.2, 3d Gran Premio di Milano, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Niel, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Greffulhe, Gr.2, 4th Deauville Prix Kergorlay, Gr.2.

THE PENTAGON (c Galileo) 2 wins at 2, £27,761, €92,120, Leopardstown Tyros S., Gr.3, Curragh Club Godolphin 2YO S., 3d Doncaster Racing Post Trophy, Gr.1, Leopardstown Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial S., Gr.3, Ballysax S., Gr.3.

VEDOUMA (f Dalakhani) 2 wins at 2, Chantilly Prix Isonomy, L, Longchamp Prix de la Chapelle, 2d Longchamp Prix Vanteaux, Gr.3, 3d Longchamp Prix de la Grotte, Gr.3.

Vedevani (c Dubawi) 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1500m, 1900m in France and Qatar, Deauville Prix de Crevecoeur, 2d Longchamp Prix des Chenes, Gr.3, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Turenne, L, 4th Chantilly Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Djebel, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix de Pontarme, L.

Chablis (f Galileo) Winner at 2, 3d Naas Oaks Trial, L, 4th Curragh Kilboy Estate S., Gr.2, Cork Munster Oaks, Gr.3, Navan Yeats S., L.

 Vaderana. Winner at 2300m in France. Dam of 3 winners-

Vadsena (f Makfi) 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1900m, 2000m to 2020, Deauville Prix de Martinvast, 2d Chantilly Prix Finlande, L, La Teste Prix Occitanie, L.

 Vedela. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners-

 Dukhan. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 1¼m, Newbury Georgie Busher 90th Birthday H., 2d Newmarket Bet365 H., Betway 2YO S., 3d Newmarket Qipco Supporting British Racing H.


3rd dam

Vadaza, by Zafonic (USA). Winner at 2000m, Longchamp Prix des Tertres, 2d Longchamp Prix de la Seine, L, Prix de Croissy, 3d Chantilly Prix Melisande, L. Half-sister to VALIXIR, CELEBRE VADALA (dam of VADAMOS, VOLFANGO). Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

VAZIRA (f Sea the Stars) 3 wins from 1850m to 2000m, £9,294, €204,450, Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1, Prix Vanteaux, Gr.3, Chantilly Prix de la Serpentine, 4th Royal Ascot Ribblesdale S., Gr.2, Deauville Prix de la Nonette, Gr.2. Producer.

VADAWINA (f Unfuwain) 3 wins. See above.

VADAPOLINA (f Trempolino) 3 wins from 2000m to 2200m, €111,600, Saint-Cloud Prix Cléopâtre, Gr.3, Deauville Prix de Psyche, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix de Croissy, 2d Longchamp Prix de la Sorbonne, 4th Deauville Prix des Reservoirs, Gr.3. Dam of 6 winners-

Veda (f Dansili) 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, €175,870, Longchamp Prix du Louvre, Prix de la Cascade, 2d Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1, Prix Daniel Wildenstein, Gr.2. Dam of-

VALIA (f Sea the Stars) 2 wins at 2400m in 2020, ParisLongchamp Prix de Thiberville, L, 2d Deauville Prix Minerve, Gr.3.

Vadalda (f Nathaniel) 2 wins at 1600m, 2400m in 2020, 2d ParisLongchamp Prix Joubert, L, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Tenebreuse.

VADSALINA (f Sagacity) 2 wins at 2, Saint-Cloud Prix Isonomy, L, Prix Hayati, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Rose de Mai, L, Chantilly Prix de la Mare Aux Oiseaux, Prix de l'Aunette, 3d Deauville Prix du Mezeray. Producer.

Vayakhan (c Dalakhani) 2 wins at 1600m, 2200m, ATC Get Racy H., 2d Longchamp Prix de l'Avre, L, Chantilly Prix de Montgriffon, Prix de Montgeroult, Longchamp Prix de Saint-James, Prix de la Montagne Sainte-Genevieve, 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Coaraze.

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