Grand Torino

Account of Brighthill Farm, Hamilton (as agent)



Foaled 16th September 2020

Bay Colt


B 85

Branded: : nr sh; 1 over 0 off sh





Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Lady Giselle


Better Alternative

Flying Spur


Ancient Lights

Canny Lad


Happy Feet (AUS)



Elusive Quality

Gone West



Throne Inn

King of Kings

Sadler's Wells



PREFERMENT (NZ) (Bay 2011-Stud 2017). Champion Stayer in Australia in 2015-16. 5 wins from 2000m to 2500m, A$3,432,730, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, ATC BMW S., Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Turnbull S., Gr.1, ATC Hill S., Gr.2, 2d ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1. Brother to SW Rezoned (South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3). Sire of SP Tap Dancer and of Smirk and of the placegetters Like it Sweet, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.

1st dam

HAPPY FEET, by Sepoy. Unplaced. This is her second foal. Dam of one foal to race-

Tap Dancer (f. by Preferment). Placed at 2 in 2021-22, 3d CJC Welcome S., L.

2nd dam

THRONE INN, by King of Kings. 6 wins-3 at 2-1000m to 1300m, A$328,725, STC Birthday Card S., Gr.3, Scone RC Inglis 2YO Challenge, AJC Pagewood H., STC Bravehearts H., 2d STC Rooty Hill RSL Club & Resort 2YO H. Half-sister to Reverenza. Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Neptune Palace. 7 wins 1050m to 1300m, A$114,150, BRC CNW H., Channel 7 H., Travers Beynon Racing H., Ipswich TC GCTC Membership H.

Julius. 3 wins 1009m to 1150m to 2020-21 in Aust.

3rd dam

AMBERLENE, by Alannon. Winner at 2 at 1100m in Aust. Half-sister to DANCE BEAT. Dam of 5 foals, all winners-

THRONE INN (King of Kings). 6 wins. See above.

Reverenza (Commands). 6 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1350m, A$172,250, AJC Randwick Betting Auditorium H., Equal H., Kokoda H., Moorebank H., 3d BTC Glenlogan Park S., L, 4th Ipswich TC Gai Waterhouse Classic, L. Dam of-

Urban Knight. 11 wins 1000m to 1600m, A$259,267, BRC Iona Old Boys' H.

Herne's Oak. 5 wins 1350m to 2000m, A$260,655, ATC TAB Place Multi H.

4th dam

MUSICAL LOVER, by Opera Prince. 12 wins at 900m, 1000m in Aust. Half-sister to CHIPOLATA, Whimper (dam of PIPIWAR), All Downwind (dam of PRINCESS MARENGO), Love of Words (dam of WORDS OF MAGIC). Dam of 9 foals, all winners, inc:-

DANCE BEAT (Esperanto). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$360,405, QTC Lightning H., Gr.3, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L, Gosford RC Pacesetter S., L, SCTC Glasshouse H., L, 2d STC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, 3d MVRC Schweppes S., Gr.2, STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2.

Molly Singer. 3 wins 1200m to 1400m, BTC Yalumba Roger Gould H. Dam of-

Major Canny (Canny Lad). 10 wins 1100m to 1400m, A$168,745, WATC Belele P., 2d WATC Placid Ark S., L, 3d WATC Belgravia S., L.

Deep Pockets (Lucky Owners). 6 wins 1400m to 1800m, Singapore TC Open H., 2d Singapore TC Raffles Cup, L, Singapore Derby, L.

Kiss Me Goodbye. 2 wins at 900m, 1400m in Aust. Dam of 2 winners-

Fortunate Kiss (Divine Prophet). Winner at 1000m in 2021-22, 2d MRC Tile Importer H., 3d MRC Chairman's S., Gr.3.

Food of Love. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, STC 2YO H. Grandam of-

SWEET DEAL (Casino Prince). 11 wins 1100m to 1400m, to 2020-21, ATC Triscay S., Gr.3, Toy Show H., Gr.3, Newcastle JC Tibbie S., Gr.3, 2d ATC Guy Walter S., Gr.2, 3d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Tiara, Gr.1.