Fine Proposition

Account of Mapperley Stud Ltd, Matamata



Foaled 26th August 2021

Bay Colt


D 76

Branded: : off sh; 23 over 1




Encosta de Lago

Fairy King

Northern Dancer

Shoal Creek

Star Way

Miss Opera

Paris Opera



Sir Godfrey


Sharp Proposition




Sadler's Wells

Refused the Dance

Defensive Play

Ebony Babe

Ebony Grosve



Vice Regal

PUCCINI (NZ) (Bay 2010-Stud 2017). 8 wins from 1600m to 2400m, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2. Half-brother to SW Sir Slick (ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1). Sire of 25 rnrs, 9 wnrs, inc. SP Le Villi, Wolfgang and of Texas Tea, Giacomo, Ellenawroe, Gino, Hiwa, Opaea Joe, Pelosi and of the placegetters Fizzy Bubbly, Full of Sincerity, Centanni, Gato Montes, Invialo, Verismo, etc.

1st dam

SHARP PROPOSITION, by Guillotine. 2 wins at 1400m, Avondale JC Members S. Half-sister to SOUND PROPOSITION. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race.

2nd dam

EBONY BABE, by Ebony Grosve. 5 wins 1150m to 1600m, NZ$84,235, ARC Terenzo Bozzone H., Auckland Co-Op Taxi's H., BOP RC Diamonddeliveriesontime H., 3d ARC Westbury Classic, 4th Manawatu Breeders' S., L. Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

SOUND PROPOSITION (Savabeel). 6 wins at 1600m, 1800m, NZ$205,250, A$166,450, ARC Easter S., Gr.1, ATC Racing to Win H., Heritage Volunteers H., ARC Hallmark Stud Mile H., Celebrating Rangipo H., 2d Newcastle JC Cameron H., Gr.3, ARC Crombie Lockwood H., 3d ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, 4th MVRC Schweppes Crystal Mile, Gr.2.

Zoltan. 5 wins 1100m to 1600m, NZ$83,510, A$115,800, to 2021-22, MVRC Ascend Sales Trophies H., CJC Pryde's Easifeed H., Zilco S., Inglewood Stud Guineas Trial, 2d MRC Neds Punter Assist H., Riccarton Park Function Centre S., 3d ARC Stella Artois S., Counties RC Racing Festival H.

Tumanako. 2 wins at 1600m, 1755m, 2d SAJC Terry Howe Printing H.

3rd dam

REGALETTA, by Vice Regal. 3 wins at 2000m, 2100m. Dam of 1 named foal, 1 winner-

Ebony Babe. 5 wins. See above.

4th dam

LADY KATE, by Ivory Hunter. 2 wins at 2100m, 3d Avondale JC Radio Hauraki H. Sister to (Our) Manivor. Dam of 4 foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

Myntic. 3 wins 1600m to 2200m, Avondale JC Function Centre H., 2d AJC QE2 Flying Holiday H., ARC Windsor Park Breeder of the Year H., Dunstan Stayers Championship Qualifier, Avondale JC Dunstan Stayers Championship Qualifier, 3d STC Locksmiths H. Dam of 3 winners-

Seagold. 4 wins 1400m to 2100m, 2d Counties RC Mondiale Logistics H., Matamata RC Waikato Stud H., 3d Waikato RC Postmans Daughter H.

Murtak. 4 wins 1670m to 2147m, 2d ARC Ford Escape H., 3d CJC Steam Tug Lyttelton H., ARC Mad Butcher H., Otago RC Pak N'Save Riccarton H.

5th dam

COURT MANNER, by Knightly Manner. Unraced. Sister to Serene Beauty (dam of RUN STRAIGHT RUN). Dam of 10 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

(Our) Manivor (Ivory Hunter). 8 wins 2050m to 2200m, NZ$93,650, A$25,250, HBJC Robbie Burns H., Marton JC CR Grace H., 2d Rotorua Cup, Gr.3, Waikato RC FR Bodle Memorial H., L, Presidents H., 3d ARC Cornwall H., Gr.3, Clarence River JC Grafton Cup, L, Whakatane Cup, L.