Encosta de Lago
Pieces of Eight
PUCCINI (NZ) (Bay 2010-Stud 2017). Champion 3YO in NZ in 2013-14. 8 wins from 1600m to 2400m, NZ$920,175, A$242,000, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Waikato Guineas, Gr.2, 2d WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Sir Slick (ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1). Sire of the placegetters Wolfgang, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.
DI CEE, by Kaapstad. Placed. Half-sister to French Gaze. This is her fifth foal. Her fourth foal is a 2YO. Her third foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of one foal to race-
Roll the Dice (g. by Zacinto). 2 wins at 1400m, 2000m.
ARROMANCHES, by Brocco. Unraced. Half-sister to Amarula (dam of MAYBE BETTER). Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-
French Gaze (Intergaze). 4 wins 1200m to 1580m, A$103,490, AJC Retravision Just a Dash H., STC Freeway Hotel Bistro H., 2d Canberra RC National Sprint H., L, AJC Marry Me Nicole H.
French Suspect. Winner at 1300m in Aust.
NORMANDY BAY, by Riverlord. 4 wins-3 at 2-1200m to 2000m, VATC Stanley P., L, BATC Telegraph Sprint H., MVRC Sceptre H., VATC Kenneth McLean H., 2d VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2, Gibson-Carmichael S., L, 4th AJC Flight S., Gr.1, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, L. Half-sister to Normandy Conquest. Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-
Mousashi. 4 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 1550m, STC Silverwater H.
Normandy Dancer. 3 wins 1400m to 2000m, STC Ultimo H.
Amarula. Winner at 1300m in Aust. Dam of 5 winners-
MAYBE BETTER (Intergaze). 6 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 2500m, A$959,600, VRC Saab H., Gr.3, MRC Coongy H., Gr.3, VRC Japan Trophy H., L, MRC Karen Allen H., MVRC Dominant 2YO P., Cleaning Services H., 2d MRC Vain S., L, Heatherlie H., L, 3d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, 4th MRC Yalumba S., Gr.1, JJ Liston S., Gr.2.
Rickwin. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of 6 winners-
Danewin Lodge. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, AJC Cointreauversial H.
ALL CIDER, by Chiming. Unplaced. Half-sister to Gale Wind (dam of GALE FORCE, WINTERLUDE). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-
NORMANDY BAY (Riverlord). 4 wins. See above.
Normandy Conquest (Sovereign Red). 14 wins-1 at 2-900m to 1636m, 3d QTC Wilke Printers H., L, 4th VATC Debutant S., Gr.3.
Spirit of Normandy. 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, VATC Heathmont H. Dam of-
Calvados Charm (Sovereign Red). 6 wins 1000m to 1900m, A$116,370, STC Grace Bros H., 2d STC Parramatta Cup, L, Winter Cup, L.
Cideria. Unraced. Dam of 6 winners-
Ciderian (Jevington). 9 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1675m, A$154,700, 2d WATC Singapore S., L, 3d WATC Roma Cup, Gr.3, HG Bolton Sprint H., L.
Polish Raider (Polish Blue). 6 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 2000m, WATC Initial 2YO P., 2d WATC Supremacy S., L.
Hounville (Sarab). 3 wins at 1000m, 1100m, 3d WATC Ngawyni S., L.