Account of KILGRAVIN LODGE, Matamata (As Agent).



Foaled 27th August 2019

Bay Colt



Branded: : nr sh; 2 over 9 off sh


Zacinto (GB)








Distant View

Mr. Prospector

Reams of Verse



Kovka (IRE)


Rip Van Winkle


Sadler's Wells

Looking Back


Opera Comica

Dr Fong

Kris S


Be My Chief

ZACINTO (GB) (Bay 2006-Stud 2012). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, Goodwood Celebration Mile, Gr.2. Sire of 125 rnrs, 62 wnrs, inc. SW Ugo Foscolo (New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1), Secret Allure, Odeon, Vassilator, Zigwig, SP Brilliant Venture, Karalino, Monrecour, Miss Mandito, Charlie Horse, Son of Zac and of Navagio, Shadow King, Wize Act, Zawhip, Ares, Super Alliances, Aerohappiness, Banstead, etc.

1st dam

KOVKA, by Rip Van Winkle. Unplaced. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race.

2nd dam

OPERA COMICA, by Dr Fong. Placed at 2 & 3 in GB. Half-sister to COMIC STRIP - VIVA PATACA (H.K.), LAUGHING, Shambolic, Blinking (dam of TWITCH), Flatter (dam of OPSTINATE). Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 1 winner, inc:-

Marju Prince. 4 wins 1400m to 1600m in Germany.

3rd dam

COMIC, by Be My Chief. 2 wins at 1¼m, 11½f in GB. Half-sister to BRAVE ACT, JELLABY ASKHIR. Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

COMIC STRIP - VIVA PATACA (H.K.) (Marju). Horse of the Year in Hong Kong in 2009. Champion Hong Kong Older Horse in 2007, 18 wins-5 at 2, 4 in succession-1200m to 2400m, £58,909, HK$75,212,500, 3,680,000Dhs, HKJC Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Gr.1-twice, Pontefract Silver Tankard S., L, HKJC International Cup Trial, L-twice, Sha Tin Trophy, L, Hong Kong Derby, L, Hong Kong Champions & Chater Cup, L-3 times, Hong Kong Gold Cup, L-twice, Epsom RHT Anniversary 2YO S., 2d HKJC Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Gr.1, Hong Kong Cup, Gr.1, Nad al Sheba Dubai Sheema Classic, Gr.1, HKJC Champions & Chater Cup, L, Hong Kong Gold Cup, L, 3d HKJC Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Gr.1, Stewards' Cup, L-3 times, Champions & Chater Cup, L-twice, Chairman's Trophy, L-twice, International Cup Trial, L, 4th Hong Kong Cup, Gr.1-twice.

LAUGHING (Dansili). 8 wins-4 in succession-1m to 11f, €37,580, US$1,124,387, Saratoga Diana S., Gr.1, Belmont Flower Bowl S., Gr.1, Saratoga Ballston Spa S., Gr.2, Monmouth Matchmaker S., Gr.3, Eatontown H., Gr.3, Leopardstown Nijinsky S., L, 2d Laurel Lady Baltimore S., L, 3d Belmont Athenia S., Gr.3, Pimlico Gallorette H., Gr.3.

Shambolic (Shamardal). 2 wins at 2 at 7f, 1m, Ascot Royal Foresters 2YO Fillies' S., 2d Newmarket Pretty Polly S., L, Goodwood Height of Fashion S., L, 3d Newmarket Chalice S., L, 4th Newmarket Fillies' Mile, Gr.1.

Blinking. Unraced. Dam of 5 winners-

TWITCH (Azamour). 2 wins at 1½m, 1¾m, Bath Beckford S., L, 2d Newmarket Aphrodite S., L, 3d Goodwood Lillie Langtry S., Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix Belle de Nuit, L, Goodwood Daisy Warwick S., L.

Broadlands. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners-

ROMSEY (Mukhadram). 2 wins at 2 at 1400m, 1500m, Düsseldorf Winterkönigin Trial, L, 3d Milan Premio Dormello, Gr.2.

Flatter. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

OPSTINATE (Dutch Art). 12 wins-3 in succession-1200m to 2000m in Turkey, Istanbul Hagia Sophia S., L, 2d Istanbul Zühtü Erisen, L.