Account of ARDSLEY STUD, Masterton.



Foaled 5th October 1997

Chestnut Filly


  F 525

Branded: nr sh; 17 over 7 off sh

SireBletchinglyBiscayStar Kingdom*
Lord Ballina (AUS) Coogee*Relic
1979Sunset GirlStar AffairStar Kingdom*
DamRahmanPakistan II*Palestine
Rariton HopsAgricola*
1979FlorinGold Sovereign*Grey Sovereign
  Golden GuestKing's Counsel*


LORD BALLINA (AUS) (Bay 1979-Stud 1986). 10 wins up to 1400m, A$310,190, VRC Gadsden H., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Zegna. Sire of 440 rnrs, 292 wnrs, 30 SW, inc. Acushla Marie, Bureaucracy, Carson's Cash, Lord Tridan, Mirror Magic, Royal Magic, Count Chivas, Lord Ted, Cent Home, Showella, Balinchy, Perfect Bound, Star Binder, El Duce, Nikisha, Adnamira, Lord Regent, Wavertree, Lordace, Sky Clipper, Tripita, etc. 


1st dam

RARITON, by Rahman. Unplaced. This is seventh live foal. Dam of four foals to race, two winners, inc:-

Kerbys Pal (c. by Light Spirits*). 3 wins from 1400m to 1650m, 3d WRC Porirua Licencing Trust H., HBJC Pete Carver 3YO H.

Watch Captain (g. by Watchman). Winner at 1600m.


2nd dam

FLORIN, by Gold Sovereign*. 3 wins from 1350m to 1600m. Half-sister to GOLD SKIN, Golden Queen (dam of Golden Beau - Golden Kiwi (Mal.)). Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Rangoon Leader. 3 wins at 1400m, 1900m, STC Wednesday H.

Inez's Desire. 4 wins from 1400m to 2050m.


3rd dam

GOLDEN GUEST, by King's Counsel*. Unplaced. Half-sister to Town Guard, Angelet (dam of CLASSIC MISSION, MIN FLICKA). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

GOLD SKIN (Blueskin II*). 11 wins from 1200m to 2200m, NSW Tatt's RC James Barnes P., L, AJC Warwick H., 2d BATC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, Newcastle Gold Cup, L, 3d AJC Metropolitan H., Gr.1.

Golden Queen. Unraced. Dam of-

Golden Beau - Golden Kiwi (Mal.) (Engagement*). 4 wins at 1600m, 2000m in NZ and Mal, 3d Singapore Gold Cup, L.


4th dam

DECOROUS, by Defaulter. Unplaced. Half-sister to SABOTEUR, Saravan (dam of El Jildi, Sarabah). Dam of 4 named foals, all raced, inc:-

Angelet. Unplaced. 1972 NZ Broodmare of the Year. Dam of-

CLASSIC MISSION (Persian Garden II*). 9 wins-5 at 2-from 6f to 1½m, NZ$6,520, A$79,300, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, AJC Derby, Gr.1. Sire.

MIN FLICKA (Final Court*). 10 wins-4 at 2, WRC Cuddle S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Mikarla. Raced once. Dam of HYPERNO (Rangong*).

Ascalon. Unplaced. Dam of-

Fille d'Etoile. Winner at 2. Dam of-

EAU D'ETOILE (Sir Tristram*). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1600m, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, 3d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

BINT MARSCAY (Marscay). 4 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$1,505,838, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, VATC Chirnside S., Gr.2.

FILANTE (Star Way*). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, A$1,814,938, AJC Epsom H., Gr.1, VATC Yalumba S., Gr.1.


Broken in