Take a Chance

FOR SALE OR SWAP. Magnificent well bred 5yo mare.. For sale or swap


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Take a Chance
Not a Single Doubt (AUS) 2001
Mane Chance (AUS) 2005
21 August 2012
Martindale 2328 NSW, Australia

Broodmare's breeding status:

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

By one of Australia’s most sort after sires in NOT A SINGLE DOUBT. Almongst his list of lifetime accolades NOT A SINGLE DOUBT finished the season with his 3rd top 10 finish on the Australian General Sires Premiership and a career-best collection of performances in Group and Listed company.

Out of a half-sister to ASSISTANCE, from the speed family of RINGSIDE LADY, SHE’S PURRING, GLOBAL WARMING and PURE PERFECTION.

Take A Chance suffered a bleeding attack and is being sold as a breeding proposition only.

She is booked into to Coolmore Stud’s son of War Front in AIR FORCE BLUE, the highest-rated 2yo at stud in Australia.

This mare is due to be served by Coolmores
“Air Force Blue”. Her price will go up once the PPT is completed at 46 days.

This mare is an
Absolute darling and you
Can’t help
But be very impressed with her

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Bay mare       Foaled 2012 

NOT A SINGLE DOUBT Redoute's ChoiceDanehill (USA)Danzig
Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
Singles BarRory's JesterCrown Jester
Easy DateGrand Chaudiere (Can)
ResetZabeelSir Tristram (Ire)
Assertive LassZeditave
OpportuneClay HeroProud Knight
Lady SackvilleArch Sculptor (GB)

NOT A SINGLE DOUBT (AUS) (Bay 2001-Stud 2005). 4 wins-3 at 2, AJC Canonbury S., L. Leading Aust. Sire of 3YOs 2015-16. Sire of 716 rnrs, 514 wnrs, 48 SW, inc. Miracles of Life (MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1), Extreme Choice, Scales of Justice, Secret Agenda, Single Gaze, Clearly Innocent, Mighty Boss, Good Project, Don't Doubt Mamma, Kenedna, Fell Swoop, Gypsy Diamond, Villa Verde, Gunnison, Into the Red, Karuta Queen, Doubtful Jack, Selenia, etc.


1st dam

MANE CHANCE, by Reset. Placed at 3 in Aust. Half-sister to INSISTENCE. Dam of 2 named foals, both raced, 1 winner-

 Molto Vivace (f by Testa Rossa) Winner at 1200m in Aust.

 Take a Chance (f by Not a Single Doubt) See below.


2nd dam

OPPORTUNE, by Clay Hero. Raced once. Sister to RINGSIDE LADY (dam of SHE'S PURRING),  Nefertari (dam of MIND YOUR HEAD), three-quarter-sister to  Clay Finale (dam of ASH CREEK - SINAR BINTANG (MAL.)). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

INSISTENCE (f Black Hawk) 6 wins to 1400m, A$155,150, Qld Tatt's RC Carlton Draught Classic, L, QTC Peter McLennan H., 2d GCTC Magic Millions Quality H., 3d BTC Uniquest H., 4th QTC Just Now H., L. Dam of-

 Exceedingly. 3 wins to 1200m to 2017-18, BRC Ambassador Travel H., 2d BRC Coca-Cola Amatil H., GCTC Vili's Celebrating 50 Years P., 3d BRC Sister Mary Agnes Fizgerald P., Ormiston College H.

 Little Cow. 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m, HK$2,391,000, HKJC Kau to Shan H., Fat Choi H., Carl F Bucherer Alacria Excellent H., 2d HKJC Social Inclusion H., Lion Jack H., Paris H.

 Flybyme. 3 wins to 1400m, R187,950, Vaal Emperors Palace Charity Mile H., 3d Turffontein Mr PA Peter H.

 Lucky Cut. 3 wins to 1200m, AJC Hellfire Pass Memorial H., STC Thursday Night Racing in December H., 2d STC Clubs NSW H.

 Muddy Rope. 2 wins at 1000m in 2016-17, SCTC XXXX H., 2d SCTC Pool Pro H.

 Volutina. Winner at 1000m, ATC Like Us on Facebook H.

 Major Opportunity - Master Major (H.K.). Winner at 1100m, STC Slipper Rate Membership Offer H.


3rd dam

LADY SACKVILLE, by Arch Sculptor (GB). Placed in Aust. Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

RINGSIDE LADY (f Clay Hero) 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$123,985, MVRC William Crockett S., L, VATC Inglis Yearling Sales H., Lowland H., Myer H., Rupert Greene 2YO H., 2d MVRC Coca-Cola Amatil P., 3d VATC Ian G Miller H., MVRC Buy Australian H., 4th VATC United Racecourses S., L. Dam of 4 winners-

SHE'S PURRING (f Flying Spur) 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$154,460, AJC PJ Bell H., L, QTC Sir Douglas Wadley H., L, City Tatt's RC Konami Australia Pty Ltd H., AJC Maroubra Junction Hotel 2YO H., 2d STC Life & Vet Members H., Classic Hits H., 3d AJC James HB Carr S., L, STC Masterton Homes 2YO H. Dam of 6 winners-

GLOBAL WARMING (g Agnes World) 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1150m, A$252,025, STC Canterbury Classic, L, AJC Citadel Welter H., Schweppes H., Convention Centre H., STC Parramatta Leagues Club H., 2d City Tatt's RC Lightning H., L, SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville Flying H., STC Seven Deadly Sins Party H., AJC Silver Scorn H., Clovelly H., STC Jacob's Creek H., 3d AJC Springfest H., STC Win a Million H.

PURE PURRFECTION (f General Nediym) 5 wins to 1100m, A$194,450, BRC Bribie H., L, Radford Electrical H., Mount Franklin Sparkling H., 2d BRC Channel Seven H., Mount Franklin H., Greenslopes Emergency H., Coke Zero H., Metro Nissan Windsor H., Lilivale Stud H., Inghams H., Coffee Club H., 3d BRC Asko Appliances H., St Margaret's Anglican Girls School H.

 Nefertari. Winner at 1000m, 3d VATC Azzurro H., VRC Rowland Gardner M H. Dam of 2 winners-

MIND YOUR HEAD (g Mujahid) 8 wins to 1400m, A$348,195, MRC Rubiton S., Gr.3, Christmas S., L, Anniversary Vase, L, George A Davis H., Barfleur H., MVRC Ultra Tune H., 2d MRC Victoria H., Gr.3, 3d VRC AR Creswick S., L, MRC Lawrence H., 4th MVRC Norman Carlyon S., Gr.2, MRC Christmas S., L, JRA WJ Adams S., L.

 Rickleton Lass. Winner at 2 in Aust. Dam of 2 winners-

 Clay Finale. Placed at 3, 3d SAJC Grenfell Hi-Fi H. Dam of 6 winners-

ASH CREEK - SINAR BINTANG (Mal.) (g General Nediym) 5 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$19,050, 309,216Rgt. in Aust. and Malaysia, Perak TC Sultan Gold Vase, L, Class 1 H., 4th Selangor TC Tunku Gold Cup, L.


Race Record: 18 Starts 0-1-2 A$6,985.
2nd SCTC Caboolture Sports Club Maiden H., 3rd SCTC Yalumba Maiden H., Caloundra City Realty Maiden H.