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Account of VINFAIR STABLES, Cambridge.



Foaled 4th October 2008

Bay Filly


A 8

Branded: acornnr sh; 30 over 8 off sh


Spartacus (IRE)




Northern Dancer


His Majesty




Martha Queen



Tillyfor (AUS)


Quest for Fame

Rainbow Quest

Blushing Groom


Green Dancer


Star Shower

Star of Heaven



1st dam

TILLYFOR, by Quest for Fame. Unraced. Half-sister to GRAMPIANS, Craigisla. This is her fourth living foal. Dam of three foals to race, inc:-

Tenkings Road(g. by Niello). Winner at 1400m in 2009-10.

Hot Wire (f. by Dangerous). Placed in 2008-09 in Aust.

2nd dam

BALMORAL, by Star Shower. 5 wins from 1400m to 1900m, A$129,440, AJC Emancipation S., L, WJ McFadden H., City Tatt's RC Glenmore Meat Co H., AJC Raasay H., 2d STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.3, Gosford RC Belle of the Turf S., L. Sister to ASPIRATIONS(dam of UPWARDS), half-sister to Social Whirl (dam of HISSY FIT), Idyllic (dam of ACTIVE - THUNDER BIRD(Mac.)). Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

GRAMPIANS(Danehill). 8 wins from 1600m to 2400m, A$330,820, QTC Easter Cup, L, STC Lord Mayor's Cup, L, 2d STC Sky High S., L, 3d STC Parramatta Cup, L, Christmas Cup, L, VRC Hong Kong Jockey Club P., L, STC Winter Cup, L, 4th STC Christmas Cup, L, Parramatta Cup, L.

Craigisla(Canny Lad). Winner at 2, AJC Noel Murless 2YO H., 2d VRC Spring Classics Preview H., L, 4th STC Heritage S., L.

Tartans. Unplaced. Dam of-

Loyal Lauren(Sir Laurence). 11 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$260,500, MRC Medical Research Foundation H., Nad al Sheba Club Classic H., Glasshouse Cafe at Caulfield Tabaret H., Monsignor Gerald CudmoreP., Lady Jakeo H., Leopardstown H., 3d MVRC Inglis Mile Tesio S., Gr.3.

3rd dam

AMBASSADRESS, by Idomeneo. 6 wins to 1500m, STC Bradfield H. Half-sister to Miss Baego (dam of TAIKOREA). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

ASPIRATIONS(Star Shower). 5 wins from 1000m to 1600m, AJC Emancipation S., L, 3d STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.3. Dam of-

UPWARDS(Clear Choice). 10 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$254,910, QTC Thai Airways International H., L, STC Frank Underwood Cup, L.

BALMORAL(Star Shower). 5 wins. See above.

Social Whirl. 4 wins at 1500m, 1600m, 3d AJC Mares H. Dam of-

HISSY FIT(Octagonal). 6 wins to 1650m, QTC Brisbane H., L.

Idyllic. Winner at 2, 3d AJC Vincent O'Brien H., STC Petersham H. Dam of-

ACTIVE - THUNDER BIRD(Mac.) (Night Shift). 13 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m in Aust. and Macau, Macau Gold Cup, L.

Careful Lass. Placed at 3 in Aust. Grandam of-

VICTORY VEIN(Mr Henrysee). Champion 2YO in Australia in 2002. 12 wins-8 at 2-from 850m to 1600m, A$1,956,015, AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Champagne S., Gr.1, 2d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1.

SHIELDS - THE JOLLY ROGER(Mal.) (Procol Harum). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m in Aust. and Mal, Singapore TC Lion City Cup, L.