Account of Valachi Downs, Matamata



Foaled 26th November 2021

Bay Filly


C 59

Branded: : nr sh; 56 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


Al Bayan



Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Lady Giselle


Foreign Copy

Bold Venture

Bold Lad

Fleet Street

Showoff II

1st dam

AL BAYAN, by Zabeel. Raced once. Sister to CRONUS, PRAVDA (dam of THE GOOD FIGHT, PRAVANA), Milliyet (dam of SAMANTHA MISS). This is her tenth live foal. Her ninth foal is a 2YO. Dam of seven foals to race, five winners, inc:-

COMMUNIQUE (f. by Redwood). 5 wins 1600m to 2100m, NZ$145,850, to 2021-22, ARC Sunline Vase, Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Vet Services Equine H., CJC North Canterbury Cup, Waikato RC Zacinto H., 2d CJC Spring Classic, L, 3d CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile, Gr.2.

Pont Alma (f. by Stratum). 2 wins at 1600m, 2100m, ARC Stella Artois S.

Free Speech (f. by Exceed and Excel). 2 wins at 1400m, 2d MRC M&D Dillon Constructions H.

Al Command (g. by Commands). Winner at 2015m in Aust.

North Pole Dancer (f. by Anabaa). Winner at 1500m in Aust. Producer.

2nd dam

FOREIGN COPY, by Bold Venture. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Sovereign Command (dam of ENVOY), Gold Ingot (dam of GOLDEN ERA), half-sister to Gold Street (dam of GOLD STREAK), Van Fleet (dam of CAMPANIA). Dam of 12 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

CRONUS (Zabeel). 11 wins 1600m to 3200m, NZ$174,425, A$793,460, HK$140,000, SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2, Hawke's Bay Cup, Gr.2, GCTC Prime Minister's Cup, Gr.2.

PRAVDA (Zabeel). 8 wins-3 in succession-1400m to 2400m, NZ$124,850, A$453,385, Taranaki Cup, Gr.2, AJC Chairman's H., Gr.3, STC NE Manion Cup, Gr.3, 2d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of 9 winners-

THE GOOD FIGHT (High Chaparral). 5 wins 1400m to 2800m, NZ$217,087, A$146,250, to 2020-21, Rotorua Cup, Gr.3.

PRAVANA (Anabaa). 5 wins 1200m to 1600m, A$160,425, AJC Aspiration H., L, 2d STC Millie Fox S., Gr.3, 4th STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1.

Zebizan. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Grandam of-

ARTISTRY (Shamardal). 8 wins-3 in succession-to 1600m, Newcastle Newmarket H., Gr.3, VRC Hong Kong Jockey Club S., Gr.3.

LIL MISS SWISS (Rip Van Winkle). 6 wins 1400m to 2200m, NZ$104,487, Riverton Cup, L, Amberley Cup.

Indian Flower. Unplaced. Dam of-

FLOWER OF WAR (War Chant). 9 wins-4 in succession-1100m to 1300m, A$478,205, WATC Cyril Flower H., L.

Milliyet. Unraced. Dam of 7 winners-

SAMANTHA MISS (Redoute's Choice). Champion 3YO Filly in Australia in 2009. 7 wins-2 at 2 and 5 in succession-1150m to 2500m, A$1,763,260, VRC Oaks, Gr.1,AJC Champagne S., Gr.1. Dam of-

MISS FABULASS (Frankel). 3 wins 1100m to 1400m, A$438,765, ATC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, 2d ATC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1.