Account of Koru Thoroughbreds Ltd, Ohaupo (as agent)



Foaled 5th September 2022

Brown Filly


B 64

Branded: : nr sh; 4 over 2 off sh


Almanzor (FR)


Wootton Bassett




Primo Dominie


Maria's Mon

Wavering Monarch




Vernal (AUS)



A.P. Indy

Seattle Slew

Cara Rafaela

Quiet American

Youthful Presence


Deputy Minister

Young Vic

Old Vic

ALMANZOR (FR) (Bay or Brown 2013-Stud 2018). 8 wins-3 at 2, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1. Leading Sire of 2YOs in NZ in 2021-22. Sire of 282 rnrs, 138 wnrs, 10 SW, inc. SW Manzoice (VRC Victoria Derby, Gr.1), Castle Way, Athabascan, Cheval d'Or, (Lord) Dynastic, Around Midnight, Rajapour, Katoucha, Lassaut, Unanimous Consent, SP Mary Shan, Andalus, Blue Solitaire, Devildom, Holymanz, Marvelouz, Mehzebeen, etc.

1st dam

VERNAL, by Bernardini. Unraced. Half-sister to KIDNAPPED, HAURAKI, ACADEMUS, DELEDIO, Criaderas. This is her fifth foal. Her fourth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of three foals to race-

Angelina Lauro (f. by Reset). Winner at 1400m.

Iff I Get Paaid (f. by Iffraaj). Placed in 2023-24.

Dragon's Kiss (f. by Divine Prophet). Placed at 2.

2nd dam

YOUTHFUL PRESENCE, by Dehere. Unraced. Half-sister to WALKING OR DANCING, IRONGAIL, Aim for Gold. Dam of 13 foals, 9 to race, all winners, inc:-

KIDNAPPED (Viscount). 5 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1400m to 2500m, £187, A$715,427, 19,320Dhs, South Australian Derby, Gr.1, MRC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, VRC Carbine Club S., Gr.3, MRC Gothic S., L, VRC Bruce Gadsden H., 2d Ballarat Cup, L, 3d SAJC Chairman's S., L.

HAURAKI (Reset). 5 wins 1400m to 2000m, A$2,546,660, ATC Epsom H., Gr.1, Tulloch S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway S., Gr.2, 2d Australian Derby, Gr.1, VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, ATC Ranvet S., Gr.1, George Main S., Gr.1, BRC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, ATC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, GCTC AD Hollindale S., Gr.2, ATC Craven P., Gr.3, 3d ATC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1.

ACADEMUS (Lonhro). 4 wins at 1200m, 1600m, A$593,800, Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, Gold Coast Guineas, Gr.3, BRC Daybreak Lover S., L, 2d BRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, Champagne Classic, Gr.2, MRC Heading Out Hair & Beauty S., L, 3d BRC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, BTC Classic, Gr.3.

DELEDIO (Testa Rossa). 6 wins-2 at 2-1400m to 1812m, A$143,375, SAJC Hill Smith S., L, Allan Scott Park H., MRC Andelosia 2YO H.

Criaderas (Lonhro). 4 wins-3 in succession-1200m to 1400m, A$463,755, ATC Drinkwise H., Yulong H., (1250m course record), 2d ATC Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3, Summer Cup, Gr.3, 3d ATC Villiers H., Gr.2-twice.

3rd dam

YOUNG VIC, by Old Vic. Raced once. Half-sister to NURYANA (dam of REBECCA SHARP, MYSTIC KNIGHT, HIDDEN HOPE), Littlewick (dam of FONTANELLA BORGHESE), Wild Pavane (dam of DUKE OF GREEN). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

WALKING OR DANCING (Falvelon). 8 wins-1 at 2-900m to 1600m, Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3, 2d AJC Bill Ritchie H., Gr.3. Sire.

IRONGAIL (Canny Lad). 7 wins-4 in succession-1200m to 1800m, A$322,950, MRC Summoned S., L, 3d STC Shannon H., Gr.2. Producer.

Aim for Gold (End Sweep). Winner at 1200m, 2d AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, 3d AJC Reginald Allen H., L, 4th STC Magic Night S., Gr.2. Grandam of-

VOW AND DECLARE (Declaration of War). Champion Stayer in Australia. 5 wins 1800m to 3200m, A$7,103,920, to 2022-23, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, MRC Zipping Classic, Gr.2, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Cup, Gr.3.