Lot 604 / Magic Millions Weanling Sale
MAURICE (JPN) X UP IN LIGHTS (NZ) Colt
Age: 211 days
Horse Type: Weanlings
Born and Raised at Bhima
From the first southern hemisphere crop of Japanese Horse of the Year Maurice, this colt is from the O’Reilly mare Up In Lights. She is a half-sister to Group 1 placed Spin Doctor and from the family of four-time Group 1 winner Metal Bender and Group 1 winner and sire Keeper. O’Reilly is the broodmare sire of 71 stakes winners and 43 group winners including 14 Group 1 winners.
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2013 - Filly by Star Witness, named Run To Paradise
Sold at the 2015 Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale for $47,500. Purchased by Jason Warren Racing.
Initially trained by max Hinton at Mornington, before being transferred to Michael Kent at Cranbourne.
2014 - Missed to Bel Espirit
2015 - Gelding by Not A Single Doubt, named King Manuka
Withdrawn from the 2017 Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale.
Withdrawn from the 2017 magic Millions National Yearling Sale.
2016 - Filly by Reset, named Shine The Way
Sold at the 2018 Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale for $65,000. Purchased by John Foote Bloodstock and Darren Weir Racing.
2017 - Colt by Brazen Beau
Sold at the 2019 Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale for $800,000. Purchased by Orbis Bloodstock.
Trained by Hawkes Racing at Rosehill.
2018 - Colt by Maurice (JPN), subject horse
2019 - In foal to Dundeel (NZ), LSD 13/11/18\
RUN TO PARADISE (AUS) 2013 Bay filly
by Star Witness - Up in Lights, by O'Reilly
KING MANUKA (AUS) 2015 Bay gelding
by Not a Single Doubt - Up in Lights, by O'Reilly
MAURICE (JPN) 2011
Bay Stallion, by Screen Hero (Grass Wonder) - Mejiro Frances, by Carnegie
Horse of the Year, Champion Sprinter & Champion Miler in Japan in 2015. 11 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, HK$35,340,000, 536,246,000¥, to 2016-17, HKJC Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1, Champions Mile, Gr.1, Hong Kong Cup, Gr.1, Kyoto Mile Championship, Gr.1, Tokyo Tenno Sho (Autumn), Gr.1, Yasuda Kinen, Gr.1. Brother to SP Lucas (2d Tokyo Sports Hai Nisai S., Gr.3).
His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are foals.