Account of VALACHI DOWNS, Matamata (As Agent).



Foaled 19th October 2019

Bay Colt



Branded: : nr sh; 25 over 9 off sh


Contributer (IRE)


High Chaparral

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer




Exit to Nowhere

Irish River


Royal Academy


Ametrine (IRE)


Fastnet Rock



Piccadilly Circus

Royal Academy


Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer



CONTRIBUTER (IRE) (Bay 2010-Stud 2016). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, ATC Ranvet S., Gr.1, Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Apollo S., Gr.2, MRC David Jones Cup, Gr.3, Royal Ascot Wolferton H., L. Half-brother to SP Saimaa. Sire of SP Lion's Roar, Miss Dixie and of Follow Your Dreams, Bondurant, Jeronimos and of the placegetters Elizabeth Rose, Golden Sprint, Marnus, Regulation, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.

1st dam

AMETRINE, by Fastnet Rock. Placed in GB and NZ. Half-sister to SHADN. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race-

Lapis Lazuli (f. by Redwood). Placed at 3 in 2020-21.

2nd dam

AMETHYST, by Sadler's Wells. Winner at 7f, Leopardstown One Thousand Guineas Trial, L, 2d Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Leopardstown Debutante S., L, 3d Doncaster S., L, 4th Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.1. Sister to KING OF KINGS, LUCKY, blood-sister to BATSHOOF, Hamsaat (dam of URAIB), half-sister to GENERAL MONASH, Furajet (dam of CHINA VISIT). Dam of 14 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

SHADN (No Nay Never). 3 wins at 2 at 1200m, £31,792, €108,300, Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.2, Newbury Rose Bowl S., L, 3d Newbury Mill Reef S., Gr.2, Goodwood Prestige S., Gr.3.

Sydney Harbour. 5 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 1600m in Ireland and Qatar, Curragh Full of Surprises 2YO S., 4th Leopardstown Golden Fleece S., L.

Amethystos. Unraced. Dam of 2 winners-

Sankari Royale (Epaulette). Winner at 2 at 5f, 2d Newbury St Hugh's S., L, 4th Curragh Round Tower S., Gr.3.

3rd dam

ZUMMERUDD, by Habitat. Raced twice. Sister to ANCESTRAL, three-quarter-sister to SMOKEY LADY, STEEL HEART, Galaxy Leo. Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

KING OF KINGS (Sadler's Wells). Joint Champion 3YO Miler in Ireland in 1998. 5 wins-4 at 2-6f to 1m, £326,845, Curragh National S., Gr.1, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Curragh Railway S., Gr.3. Sire.

GENERAL MONASH (Thorn Dance). 5 wins-2 at 2-1006m to 1300m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Robert Papin, Gr.2, Newbury Beckhampton S., 2d Haydock Spring Trophy, L, 3d Royal Ascot Norfolk S., Gr.3. Sire.

LUCKY (Sadler's Wells). 2 wins at 7f, 7½f, Curragh Athasi S., Gr.3, 4th Leopardstown One Thousand Guineas Trial, Gr.3. Producer.

AMETHYST (Sadler's Wells). Winner. See above.

Furajet (The Minstrel). 2 wins at 2, 2d Sandown Sprint S., L, 3d Newmarket Palace House S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Queen Mary S., Gr.3. Dam of-

CHINA VISIT (Red Ransom). Champion 3YO Miler in UAE in 2000. 4 wins-1 at 2-1300m to 1800m, Longchamp Prix du Rond-Point, Gr.2. Sire.

Proud Event. Unraced. Grandam of-

ORIDANE (King of Danes). 4 wins in succession at 2 at 1000m, A$102,170, SAJC Dequetteville S., L. Producer.

Good Luck Charm. Unraced. Grandam of-

RARE DIAMOND (Redoute's Choice). 8 wins-1 at 2 and 4 in succession-900m to 1615m, A$262,850, BRC Juanmo H., L. Producer.