Account of Valachi Downs, Matamata



Foaled 28th August 2021

Brown Colt


C 72

Branded: : nr sh; 5 over 1 off sh


U S Navy Flag (USA)


War Front


Northern Dancer

Starry Dreamer


Misty for Me


Sadler's Wells

Butterfly Cove

Storm Cat


Tiffany's Rock


Fastnet Rock



Piccadilly Circus

Royal Academy

Winning Spree


Sir Tristram

Quietly Lucky

Fortunate Dancer

1st dam

TIFFANY'S ROCK, by Fastnet Rock. Unraced. Half-sister to SILENT ACHIEVER, Anotherchancetaken. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a yearling.

2nd dam

WINNING SPREE, by Zabeel. Winner at 1800m in Aust. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

SILENT ACHIEVER (O'Reilly). Champion 3YO in NZ in 2011-12. Champion Stayer in NZ in 2013-14. 10 wins-4 in succession-1500m to 2400m, NZ$762,275, A$2,540,700, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, ATC BMW S., Gr.1, Ranvet S., Gr.1, ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, Championship S., Gr.2, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, MVRC Schweppes Crystal Mile H., Gr.2, Waikato Guineas, Gr.3, 2d ATC BMW S., Gr.1, 3d MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, 4th ATC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1-twice, Ranvet S., Gr.1, Chipping Norton S., Gr.1-twice, MRC Memsie S., Gr.1, VRC Matriarch S., Gr.2.

Anotherchancetaken (No Excuse Needed). 5 wins 1400m to 2100m, Taranaki RC ITM Pink Batts H., 3d Wellington Guineas, Gr.2.

Morton Babe. Winner at 1350m. Dam of 7 winners-

Cruiser (Captain Rio). 3 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 2000m, NZ$113,835, Stratford Cup, Wanganui JC St Johns Club H., 2d WRC Thompson H., Gr.3, Wanganui Guineas, L, Stratford Cup, 3d Taranaki Cup, Gr.3, Matamata RC Kaimai S., L, 4th WRC Trentham S., Gr.3.

Lord Sibford. 5 wins 1200m to 1600m, NZ$83,525, to 2020-21, ARC Thanks the King-Michael Coleman H., Levin RC Levin Tab & Sports Bar H.

Kahala. 3 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1400m, Counties RC NRM Fillies Series Final H., 4th Whangarei RC Northland Breeders S., L. Dam of 2 winners-

Anduin. 3 wins at 1200m to 2021-22, CJC Karaka 2022 7-12 March H.

3rd dam

QUIETLY LUCKY, by Fortunate Dancer. Unraced. Half-sister to DON'T SAY HALO, NEVER BAT. Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Dapper Dame. Placed at 3. Grandam of-

Battle Tank - Royal Garden (Mac.) (Remind). 7 wins at 1360m, 1500m to 2020-21, 2d Macau Derby, L, 4th Macau Gold Cup, L.

4th dam

NEVER BABBLE, by Advocator. Winner at 2 at 6f in U.S.A. Half-sister to She Might Hula (dam of HULASTRIKE), Never Knock (dam of GO FOR GIN, PLEASANT TAP). Dam of 12 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

DON'T SAY HALO (Halo). 4 wins 6f to 9f, Hollywood Park Cinema H., Gr.2, Spotlight S., L, 3d Hollywood Park Swaps S., Gr.1. Successful sire.

NEVER BAT (Batonnier). 3 wins-1 at 2-5f to 7f, Keystone Trevose S., L.