Patch of Smart

Account of Riverrock Farm, Matamata (as agent)

(The property of Windsor Park Stud)



Foaled 2nd September 2021

Bay Colt


F 39

Branded: : nr sh; 19 over 1 off sh


Vanbrugh (AUS)


Encosta de Lago

Fairy King

Northern Dancer

Shoal Creek

Star Way

Soho Secret

Lucky Owners








Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer


Top Ville

La Brillante

Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Eight Carat

Pieces of Eight

VANBRUGH (AUS) (Bay 2012-Stud 2017). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, ATC Spring Champion S., Gr.1. Sire of 30 rnrs, 14 wnrs, inc. SW Mustang Valley (Hawkes Bay Livamol Classic, Gr.1), Wild Night, Sheez Dominant and of Don't Look Ethel, Miss Balvenie, Van Diesel, Beer Palace, The Big Heist, Vandelay Style, Vantaana, Boom Boom Betty, Gingerbread, Sugar Pop, Telecaster, etc.

1st dam

DIAMANTAIRE, by Montjeu. Placed. Half-sister to PHILIDOR. This is her eleventh foal. Dam of eight foals to race, six winners, inc:-

THE CENTENARY (f. by Mastercraftsman). 6 wins 1800m to 2600m, R746,250, Turffontein Yellowwood H., Gr.3, Spook Express H., L, Vaal Pinnacle S., 2d Turffontein Gerald Rosenberg S., Gr.2, Greyville Delta Air Lines H., Gr.3, 4th Greyville East Coast H., L.

Jagersfontein (f. by Volksraad). 4 wins at 2100m, 2200m, ARC Rich Hill Yearlings at Karaka H., Celebrating Rock Diva H., Te Aroha JC First Credit Union H., 2d ARC Insphire H., Network Visuals H.

Rapaport (g. by Shamexpress). 4 wins 1560m to 2200m to 2022-23, Ipswich TC Mental Health Month H., GCTC J Lloyd Premier Apprentice H.

Eokalio (g. by Shamexpress). 4 wins 1000m to 1100m, A$85,920 in Aust.

Rip Sparkler (g. by Rip Van Winkle). 2 wins at 1600m, 1708m in Aust.

Artemis (f. by Thorn Park). Winner at 1600m. Dam of 2 winners-

Henry Hudson. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Waikato RC Rotary Book Fair H.

Man Express (g. by Shamexpress). Placed at 3 in 2022-23.

2nd dam

LA BRILLANTE, by Sir Tristram. Unraced. Sister to KAAPSTAD, three-quarter-sister to OCTAGONAL, MOUAWAD, TRISTALOVE (dam of VIKING RULER, KEMPINSKY, LOVETRISTA, DIAMOND LIKE), ANTWERP (dam of VISCOUNT, HELSINBORG), half-sister to MARQUISE (dam of SHOWER OF ROSES), DIAMOND LOVER (dam of DON EDUARDO, PERUZZI), Cotehele House (dam of DANEWIN, COMMANDS). Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

PHILIDOR (Chief's Crown). 3 wins 2115m to 2400m, A$96,490, City Tattersall's Club Cup, L, (2400m course record), QTC Our Rosalee H.

I'm Blessed. Winner at 900m in Aust. Dam of 5 winners-

Awakening (Danewin). 6 wins 1500m to 2050m, 3d WATC Aquanita S., L.

Godspell. Raced twice. Grandam of-

Chuck a Luck (Niagara). 5 wins 1400m to 2200m, NZ$36,625, A$230,197, to 2022-23, MRC Mornington Guineas, 2d CJC War Decree S., Gr.3, 4th ATC Frank Packer P., Gr.3.

Thunder Bay (Niagara). 2 wins to 1600m, 2d CJC Welcome S., L.

3rd dam

EIGHT CARAT, by Pieces of Eight. Unplaced. 1995, 1996 & 1997 NZ Broodmare of the Year. Half-sister to HABIBTI, KNESSET, Great Klaire (dam of ST. KLAIRE). Dam of 10 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

OCTAGONAL (Zabeel). Horse of the Year in Australia in 1995-96. 14 wins-3 at 2-1100m to 2400m, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1.

KAAPSTAD (Sir Tristram). 7 wins-4 at 2-1000m to 2200m, A$541,850, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, SAJC National S., Gr.3.