Account of Rich Hill Stud, Matamata



Foaled 5th October 2020

Bay Colt


C 19

Branded: : nr sh; 49 over 0 off sh


Vadamos (FR)




Dschingis Khan



Celebre Vadala

Peintre Celebre





Niche (AUS)


Animal Kingdom


Candy Stripes



Gibraltar Campion

Rock of Gibraltar


What Can I Say


VADAMOS (FR) (Bay 2011-Stud Ire. 2017, NZ 2017). 8 wins from 1600m to 2400m, Chantilly Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Volfango. His oldest SH-bred progeny are 2YOs and inc the placegetters With Your Blessing, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SP Messidor, Spycatcher and of Shiraz, Tarhun, Fairy Wish, Gryphon, Oo de Lally, Sa Pala Umbrossa, Balavad, Ballintoy Harbour, Catena Zapata, etc.

1st dam

NICHE, by Animal Kingdom. Raced twice. Half-sister to Gibraltar Girl. This is her first foal.

2nd dam

GIBRALTAR CAMPION, by Rock of Gibraltar. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$181,365, MRC Chairman's S., L, Kevin Heffernan S., L, VRC New Function Centre at Werribee 2YO P., 2d MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L. Half-sister to ONLY WORDS (dam of HOLY SNOW), You Can't Say That (dam of DARCI BE GOOD). Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Gibraltar Girl (Manhattan Rain). 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$223,305, ATC Ranvet's Neutrolene H., Schweppervescence H., Le Wrap H., 2d ATC Ascend Sales Trophies H., 3d BRC Mode P., L, 4th ATC Triscay S., Gr.3.

Leia. 4 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1400m, A$96,785, MRC Eastcoast Plumbing Group Sale H., 3d VRC Prudential P., MRC Geoff Murphy H.

3rd dam

WHAT CAN I SAY, by Khozaam. 8 wins 1200m to 1600m, NZ$95,275, A$143,020, AJC Warwick S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Mapperley Stud S., Gr.3, AJC Sapphire S., L, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., L, Rotorua S., L-twice, ARC Bridgecorp H., 2d Waikato RC Instrument Supplies S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Craiglee S., Gr.2, Wanganui S., Gr.2. Half-sister to WRY HERO, Flame of Atlanta (dam of FLAME OF SYDNEY), Ma (dam of MABEEL), Chi (dam of CHEQUERBOARD). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, all winners, inc:-

ONLY WORDS (End Sweep). 6 wins-5 in succession-1100m to 1500m, A$585,025, AJC Surround S., Gr.2, STC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, QTC Sir Byrne Hart S., Gr.2, AJC South Pacific Classic, Gr.3, STC De Bortoli H., 2d AJC All Aged S., Gr.1, 3d AJC TJ Smith S., Gr.1. Dam of 8 winners-

HOLY SNOW (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 1400m, A$283,135, MRC Autumn S., Gr.2, 2d ATC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, MRC Sandown S., Gr.3, 3d MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, ATC Carbine Club S., Gr.3, Frank Packer P., Gr.3.

Chat (Deep Field). 4 wins 1100m to 1400m, A$244,220, to 2020-21, ATC Casino Prince at Vinery H., Impending at Darley H., New at Darleyaus Twitter H., 2d Canberra Guineas, L, Goulburn Cup.

GIBRALTAR CAMPION (Rock of Gibraltar). 3 wins. See above.

You Can't Say That. Winner at 1350m. Dam of 6 winners-

DARCI BE GOOD (Darci Brahma). 7 wins-1 at 2-1400m to 2040m, A$651,550, Newcastle JC Spring S., Gr.3, Hawkesbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, ATC Fernhill H., L, 2d ATC Spring Champion S., Gr.1, Tattersalls Club Cup, L, 3d ATC Villiers S., Gr.2, Hawkesbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L, BRC Spear Chief H., L.

Babylon Berlin (All Too Hard). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m in 2020-21, ARC JR Webb S., 2d ARC Mufhasa S., L, Waikato RC NZB Breeze Ups S., 3d ARC Almanzor Trophy, Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3.