One to Watch – Canberra
Tara Madgwick - Sunday November 17

It was a case of little fish are sweet for the powerful Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott stable when they unleashed this expensive Not a Single Doubt two year-old at Canberra on Sunday.

Farnan as a yearlingFarnan won his only previous trial on November 6 and made it look all too easy on race day, travelling on the pace for Winona Costin and kicking away to win the 1000 metre juvenile by nearly five lengths in a slick 57.65 seconds.

Farnan was a $550,000 Magic Millions purchase from the Vinery Stud draft for Phoenix T'Breds (II) Ltd/Aquis Farms Pty Ltd and runs in the Aquis colours with Phoenix Thoroughbreds, who bred him, also retaining an interest.

A three-quarter brother to stakes-winner Sandbar, Farnan is the third winner from Group III winning Street Cry (IRE) mare Tallow, who was bought at the Magic Millions Broodmare Sale in 2017 for $250,000 by David Lucas when carrying Farnan. She has not produced a foal since then.


Not a Single Doubt in upcoming sales:
John McGrath Auto Group Hcp 1000m
Canberra Track: Good(3) Time: 0:57.65
T: G Waterhouse & A Bott J: Ms W Costin 58
2c Not A Single Doubt (AUS) x Tallow (AUS) (Street Cry (IRE))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $550,000
V:Vinery Stud Scone NSW
B: Phoenix T'Breds (II) Ltd/Aquis Farms Pty Ltd
Charming Pat
T: T G Sutherland J: B Mc Dougall 58
2c Charm Spirit (IRE) x Rosa's Spur (AUS) (Flying Spur (AUS))
Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale $75,000
V:Widden Stud, Widden Valley
B: Trevor Sutherland Racing
Stagecoach Mary
T: R & L Price J: Brock Ryan 56
2f Vancouver (AUS) x Deringer (AUS) (Choisir (AUS))
T: J M Cleary J: Ms J Taylor 58
2g Testa Rossa (AUS) x Call Me Ruby (AUS) (Big Brown (USA))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale Book 2 $45,000
V:Baramul Stud Widden Valley NSW
B: Joe Cleary
T: J M Cleary J: Brodie Loy 58
2g Deep Field (AUS) x Fairies (AUS) (Medaglia D'Oro (USA))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale Book 2 $28,000
V:Glastonbury Farms Scone NSW
B: Joe Cleary
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