Canny Lad Mare From The Family Of TIE THE KNOT!


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Canny Lad (AUS) 1987
Hippona (NZ) 2001
30 August 2008
Moss Vale 2577 NSW, Australia

This horse is being sold As Agent:

By: Jonathan Crowley

Broodmare's breeding status:

In foal:No
Selling with a foal at foot:No

Aegina by Canny Lad is a quality looking mare who is related to Champion race horse TIE THE KNOT. She is out of four time winning ZABEEL mare Hippona who was successful over 1200m - 1900m and earned over $106,000 in prizemoney.

Being by Canny Lad, she has a great chance of huge success as a broodmare. Canny Lad has done a great job as a broodmare sire with 11 GR 1 winners and a total of 69 Stakes winners being out of Canny Lad mares.

Aegina is a good looking mare with strength, quality and a good action. She is for genuine sale and all enquiries are welcome.


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Bay or Brown mare       Foaled 2008 

CANNY LAD BletchinglyBiscayStar Kingdom (Ire)
Coogee (GB)Relic
Jesmond LassLunchtime (GB)Silly Season
Beautiful DreamerCoeur Volant II (GB)
ZabeelSir Tristram (Ire)Sir Ivor
Lady Giselle (Fr)Nureyev
SonglinesDanehill (USA)Danzig
That is a ShameKaoru Star

CANNY LAD (AUS) (1987). 8 wins, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Sire of 1168 rnrs, 793 wnrs, 55 SW, inc. He's No Pie Eater, etc. Sire of the dams of 1750 rnrs, 1133 wnrs, 38 GW, inc. SW Kiamichi, The Conglomerate, Desert War, Gimmethegreenlight, Laser Hawk, River Lad, Manhattan Rain, Ofcourseican, Neroli, Mnemosyne, Kusi, Platinum Scissors, Redoute's Choice, Classic Uniform, Gregers, Sessions, Dances on Waves, Renaissance, etc.


1st dam

HIPPONA (NZ), by Zabeel. 4 wins from 1200m to 1900m, A$106,330, STC Dooleys H., Lynch Flowers H., 2d AJC CVD Veteran Members H., 3d AJC Winter H. Dam of 2 foals, both raced, 1 winner, inc:-

 Zabeiro (g by Bernardini (USA)). 3 wins from 1600m to 2100m in Aust.


2nd dam

SONGLINES, by Danehill (USA). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, STC Oatlands H. Half-sister to WHISKED (dam of TIE THE KNOT, DREAM BALLAD, HOOD), SHAME ON YOU. Dam of 10 foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

 Hippona. 4 wins. See above.

 End Song. 4 wins to 1400m in Aust.

 Academy Song. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners-

 Amber Ale. 9 wins to 1200m, A$85,700, BRC Hidden Dragon at Lyndhurst Stud H., Sky Racing P., 3d BRC Mears & Jeffs H.

 Bacharach. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

 Gilded Flight. 3 wins from 1000m to 1650m, NZ$8,550, HK$2,176,345 in NZ and HK, HKJC Lo Wu Saddle Club H., Kam Shan H., 2d HKJC Fife H., Holly H., Hap Mun Bay H., Crooked Harbour H., Top Grade H., 3d HKJC Tsui Man H.

 Zac Velocity. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, S$277,271, Singapore TC Australian Jockey Club Trophy H., Canadian Chamber S., Class 4 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Novice H., Spring Festival H., Phenom H., Family Reunion S., Class 4 H.-twice, 3d Singapore TC Open H., Share & Care S., Emirates Sao Paulo S., Class 4 H.-twice.


3rd dam

THAT IS A SHAME, by Kaoru Star. Unraced. Half-sister to  Cut a Dash (dam of ICHIHARA, AU CHOCOLAT, ISURAVA). Dam of 8 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

WHISKED (f Whiskey Road (USA)) 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$545,200, VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.3, 2d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, STC Orlando Wines Classic, Gr.1, AJC Gimcrack S., Gr.3, Widden S., L, STC Warlock H., 3d AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, Surround S., Gr.2, Silver Shadow S., Gr.3, NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., L, 4th AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, STC Storm Queen S., Gr.2. Broodmare of the Year in Australia in 1998-99. Dam of 9 winners-

TIE THE KNOT (g Nassipour (USA)) Champion Older Male in Australia in 1998-99 & Champion Stayer in Australia in 1999-2000. Top of The 1998-99 Australasian 4YO+ Classification (2100m+). Top colt on The 1999-2000 & 2000-01 (joint) Australasian 4YO+ Classifications. 21 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 3200m, A$6,212,775, STC Mercedes Classic, Gr.1-twice, AJC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1-4 times, Spring Champion S., Gr.1, Sydney Cup, Gr.1-twice, STC Ranvet S., Gr.1-twice, Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, VATC Underwood S., Gr.1, AJC St Leger, Gr.2, Expressway S., Gr.2, STC Hill S., Gr.2, Gloaming S., Gr.2, 2d Victoria Derby, Gr.1, Australian Derby, Gr.1, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, STC Ranvet S., Gr.1, VATC Yalumba S., Gr.1, AJC Warwick S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, STC Peter Pan S., Gr.2, 3d VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, Yalumba S., Gr.1, AJC Apollo S., Gr.2-twice, Expressway S., Gr.2, Warwick S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2.

HOOD (g Shamardal (USA)) 5 wins to 1400m, A$205,630, Canberra RC National Sprint H., L, ATC TAB Sportsbet Iphone App H., Bondi H., 2d VRC 7 News P., AJC WA Long H., 3d ATC Fernwood Liverpool H., 4th AJC Carbine Club S., L.

DREAM BALLAD (c Singspiel (Ire)) 3 wins from 1400m to 1800m, A$76,150, AJC Dulcify H., L, 4th STC Tulloch S., Gr.2. Sire.

 Jadeite. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

 Larksong. 2 wins at 1300m, 1900m, STC Pacific West H. Dam of 3 winners-

Makkem Lad (g Kuroshio) 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, S$213,804, to 2019, Singapore TC David Lee Freedman S., 2d Singapore 3YO Classic, L, Singapore TC Kranji Nursery S., IRT Juvenile S., Macau Jockey Club Trophy.

SHAME ON YOU (g Cerreto (Ire)) 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$96,080, Gosford Classic, L, AJC Commissionaire H., 2d Gosford Guineas, L, 3d NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2.

 Gomulka. 11 wins to 1400m, A$77,245, STC St Patrick's Day Cup, Punchbowl Bowling Club H., 2d AJC Springtime Greek Glendi H., STC Winmalee H., 3d QTC Sunrise Computers H., STC Canterbury Mazda H.

 Songlines. 2 wins. See above.


Race Record: Unplaced.


Produce Record: Dam of 1 foal.

2017 (c by Benfica).

2018 Missed to Furnaces

2019 Slipped by Kobayashi


Missed in 2018; slipped in 2019.