Five Rings

Account of Ohukia Lodge Ltd, Cambridge (as agent)

(The property of Waikato Stud)



Foaled 8th October 2019

Bay Gelding


H 14

Branded: : nr sh; 67 over 9 off sh


Savabeel (AUS)



Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Lady Giselle


Savannah Success

Success Express

Hold Your Peace

Alma Mater



Daisy Chain





No Finer

Kaoru Star


No Excuse Needed




SAVABEEL (AUS) (Brown 2001-Stud 2005). 3 wins-1 at 2, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Champion Sire in NZ 7 times. Sire of 1052 rnrs, 761 wnrs, 115 SW, inc. SW Lucia Valentina (ATC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1), Sangster, Kawi, Costume, Probabeel, Soriano, Savvy Coup, Sword of Osman, Savaria, Cool Aza Beel, Embellish, Scarlett Lady, Mo'unga, Shillelagh, Concert Hall, Amarelinha, Diademe, Nicoletta, Pasadena Girl, etc.

1st dam

DAISY CHAIN, by Pins. Raced twice. Sister to Snowdrop, half-sister to Grand Bouquet, Grand de Flora. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of two foals to race, both winners-

Lavita Vishvi (f. by Savabeel). Winner at 1400m in 2020-21.

Dannevirke Lad (g. by Savabeel). Winner at 1400m in Aust.

2nd dam

DAFFODIL, by No Excuse Needed. Champion 3YO in NZ in 2008-09. 8 wins-1 at 2-1100m to 2400m, NZ$550,825, A$498,400, AJC Australian Oaks, Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Windsor Park Challenge P., Gr.1, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, 2d Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, Wanganui JC Fillies' S., L, 3d Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, 4th MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Kelt Capital S., Gr.1. Sister to Posy (dam of ATISHU). Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Grand de Flora (Savabeel). 4 wins 1300m to 1600m, NZ$8,500, A$96,900, MRC Ladbrokes Same Race Multi H.-twice, 2d MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2.

Grand Bouquet (Savabeel). 5 wins 1300m to 2100m, NZ$41,600, A$80,525, to 2020-21, Waikato RC Saville Row H., GCTC TAB H., 2d Marton Cup, L, 3d Counties Cup, Gr.3, 4th Matamata RC Kaimai S., L.

Snowdrop (Pins). 6 wins at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$116,275, ARC First Global Logistics H., 2d ARC Newmarket H., L, Counties Bowl H., L.

3rd dam

SPRING, by O'Reilly. 2 wins at 1400m. Three-quarter-sister to Symphonic, Tralee Chorus, half-sister to GOOD FAITH (dam of TULLY DANE, MYGOODGRACE), Heads or Tales. Dam of 6 foals, all winners, inc:-

DAFFODIL (No Excuse Needed). 8 wins. See above.

Posy. 2 wins at 1400m, Rotorua RC Lowe Schollum & Jones H. Dam of 2 winners-

ATISHU (Savabeel). 5 wins in succession 1400m to 2000m, NZ$89,425, A$61,250, in 2020-21, CJC Inglewood S., L, Warstep S., L, ATC Darzwin Turf Club Trophy, 2d Wanganui Guineas, L.

4th dam

HEAD OF THE RIVER, by Shirley Heights. Placed at 3 in GB. Half-sister to DRY DOCK, Showboat, River Patrol. Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

GOOD FAITH (Straight Strike). 2 wins at 2 at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Great Northern Foal S., Gr.3. Dam of 8 winners-

TULLY DANE (Danehill). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, NZ$25,000, A$212,300, VATC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, 3d ARC Railway H., Gr.1. Sire.

Heads or Tales (Tale of the Cat). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, ARC Robert Harris Espresso H., 3d Otago RC Otago Breeders' S., L. Grandam of-

AEGON (Sacred Falls). 5 wins to 1600m, NZ$859,900, A$239,600, in 2020-21, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Hobartville S., Gr.2.