Account of Valachi Downs, Matamata



Foaled 30th October 2021

Bay Colt


C 81

Branded: : nr sh; 47 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




Darci Brahma



Grand Echezeaux



Distant View

Mr. Prospector

Miss Mistletoes

The Minstrel

1st dam

Fortaleza, by Darci Brahma. Placed at 2 & 3, 3d WRC Wellesley S., L. Half-sister to SWORD OF OSMAN. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a yearling. Dam of one foal to race-

Cincoro (f. by Savabeel). Winner at 2 at 800m in 2021-22.

2nd dam

BUNYAH, by Distant View. Raced twice. Half-sister to GOVERNOR BROWN, HATAAB. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

SWORD OF OSMAN (Savabeel). Head of the 2017-18 NZ 2YO Free H. 5 wins-3 at 2-1100m to 1400m, NZ$292,200, ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, Waikato RC James & Annie Sarten Memorial S., Gr.2, Matamata RC Slipper S., Gr.3, 2d ARC Mongolian Khan Trophy, Gr.3.

Fortaleza (Darci Brahma). Placed. See above.

African Pulse. 9 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1200m, A$342,638, VRC Schweppes Tonic P., 4th ATC Darby Munro S., L, MRC WJ Adams S., L.

3rd dam

Miss Mistletoes, by The Minstrel. 2 wins at 7f, 9f, 2d Naas Garnet S., L, 3d Curragh Ford Maverick H. Half-sister to LOMOND BLOSSOM, Snow Quill (dam of ZAGALIA). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

GOVERNOR BROWN (Kingmambo). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 7f, 9½f, Newmarket Somerville Tattersall S., Gr.3, York Prince of Wales's Regiment 2YO S., Saratoga Allowance, 3d Saint-Cloud Criterium International, Gr.1. Sire.

HATAAB (Woodman). 4 wins-2 at 2-7f to 10½f, York Glasgow S., L, Pontefract Silver Tankard S., L, Ascot 2YO S., 2d Kempton Gala S., L, 3d Turf Paradise Breeders Cup H., L, 4th Newmarket Godolphin S., L. Sire.

Miss Dela. Placed at 3 in Ireland. Dam of 2 winners-

Remember You (Invincible Spirit). Winner at 2 at 6f, 2d Curragh Round Tower S., Gr.3, 3d Cork S., L. Dam of 3 winners-

SOUTHERN HILLS (Gleneagles). Winner at 2 at 5f, Royal Ascot Windsor Castle S., L.

Red Blossom. Unplaced. Dam of 7 winners-

Hannouma (Anabaa). 2 wins at 2 at 1400m, 1600m, €117,050, 2d Criterium de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix de Conde, Gr.3. Sire.

4th dam

DECEMBER BLOSSOM, by Condorcet. Unraced. Half-sister to LEVMOSS, LE MOSS, SWEET MIMOSA (dam of FLEUR ROYALE), SANTAMOSS, Moss Seeds (dam of MOSSZAO). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

LOMOND BLOSSOM (Lomond). 2 wins at 2, Leopardstown Killavullan S., Gr.3.

Snow Quill. Raced twice. Dam of 4 winners-

ZAGALIA (Zabeel). 2 wins at 1550m, 2400m, A$585,250, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, 2d AJC Toy Show H., L, 3d VRC Craiglee S., Gr.2.