Account of Valachi Downs, Matamata



Foaled 21st October 2021

Brown Colt


C 76

Branded: : nr sh; 37 over 1 off sh


Ten Sovereigns (IRE)


No Nay Never

Scat Daddy


Cat's Eye Witness

Elusive Quality

Seeking Solace

Exceed and Excel





Bronte Lass (AUS)




Northern Dancer

Fire the Groom

Blushing Groom

Little Dorrit

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer



1st dam

BRONTE LASS, by Stravinsky. 5 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Manawatu RC Agriseeds H., CJC One Good Horse H., Pit Stop H., 3d Waikato RC Pathways Immigration Specialist H., CJC Ekraar & Echoes of Heaven H. This is her third living foal. Her second foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of one foal to race-

Bronte Beach (f. by Reliable Man). 3 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 1600m to 2020-21, CJC Racecourse Hotel and Motor Lodge H., 2d CJC Plough Hotel H., 3d CJC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.3, Gore Guineas, L.

2nd dam

LITTLE DORRIT, by Sadler's Wells. Unraced. Half-sister to EMILY BRONTE (dam of EARNSHAW, LOCKWOOD), ZELANDA (dam of TIME PRISONER, PEARL GREY, ZENNOR). Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Stryking Miss. 4 wins at 1500m, 2238m, 3d MRC Hoad Construction H.

3rd dam

ZAFADOLA, by Darshaan. 2 wins at 9f, 11f, Curragh Oaks Trial S., L, 3d Irish St Leger, Gr.1. Blood-sister to ZAYYANI, three-quarter-sister to Zarlana, Zaila (dam of ZAINTA), half-sister to Zafarabad, Zarabaya (dam of SET TO MUSIC). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

EMILY BRONTE (Machiavellian). 2 wins at 2 at 1600m, Deauville Prix des Reservoirs, Gr.3, 2d Lingfield Fleur de Lys S., L. Dam of 5 winners-

LOCKWOOD (Invincible Spirit). 4 wins 1200m to 1408m, Goodwood Supreme S., Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Ris-Orangis, Gr.3.

EARNSHAW (Medaglia d'Oro). 2 wins at 2 at 1600m, Saint-Cloud Prix Thomas Bryon, Gr.3, 2d Saint-Cloud Criterium International, Gr.1.

ZELANDA (Night Shift). 4 wins-1 at 2, Pontefract Flying Fillies S., L. Dam of-

TIME PRISONER (Elusive Quality). 6 wins 1100m to 1600m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Ris-Orangis, Gr.3, 4th Meydan Mahab Al Shimaal S., Gr.3.

PEARL GREY (Gone West). 2 wins at 2 at 5f, 6f, Newmarket Empress S., L, 2d Newmarket Cherry Hinton S., Gr.2. Grandam of-

MUTARAFFA (Acclamation). 5 wins 1000m to 1523m to 2021-22 in GB and U.A.E, Meydan Dubai Dash S., L, 2d Meydan Dubai Dash S., L.

ZENNOR (Medaglia d'Oro). 5 wins-3 in succession, Saratoga Lure S., L.

Chatham Islands. Winner at 2 at 6f, 2d Newbury Nursery H. Dam of-

ARTISTIC RIFLES (War Command). 9 wins-1 at 2-1405m to 1800m, £121,859, €7,037, to 2021, Haydock Superior Mile, Gr.3.

BALTY BOYS (Cape Cross). 7 wins-1 at 2-6f to 9f, £222,084, Haydock Superior Mile, Gr.3, 2d Haydock Superior Mile, Gr.3.

Miss Chaski. Winner at 2 at 5f, 2d Newmarket Drink VK 2YO S. Dam of-

DEJA BLUE (Denman). 7 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1400m, A$294,725, Geelong RC Rosemont Stud S., L, 3d TRC Bow Mistress S., Gr.3.

TRIPLE GOLD (Teofilo). 3 wins-1 at 2, VRC Taj Rossi Series Final H., L.