Account of VALACHI DOWNS, Matamata.
Foaled 30th August 2017
Branded: nr sh; 5 over 7 off sh
TAVISTOCK (NZ) (Bay 2005-Stud 2010). 6 wins-1 at 2, Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1. Champion Sire in HK in 2015-16. Sire of 251 rnrs, 159 wnrs, 17 SW, inc. SW Werther (HKJC Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Gr.1), Tarzino, Tavago, Volkstok'n'barrell, Tavidream - Circuit Glory (H.K.), Hasselhoof, Tomelilla, Hiflyer, Gobstopper, Pacorus, Infantry, Avisto, Longchamp, Nymph Monte, Won Won Too, Tavy, Titanium, SP Tavisan, Milseain, etc.
ZAFLAME, by Zabeel. Unplaced. Sister toHEAT HAZE . This is her fifth foal. Her fourth foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race.
WESTERN FLAME, by Zafonic. Winner at 6f in GB. Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-
HEAT HAZE (Zabeel). 6 wins 1800m to 2200m, Marton Cup,L , Waikato RC Ashford Lodge H., Markwood Lodge H., Hawkes Bay Thomson's Suits H.
Matabrahma. 8 wins 1200m to 1650m, BRC Sirromet H., 2d BRC Skyracing.tv H.
SAMYA'S FLAME, by Artaius. 2 wins at 9f, 1Â¼m in GB. Sister toFLAME OF TARA (dam ofSALSABIL ,MARJU ,DANSE ROYALE ,FLAME OF ATHENS ,SONG OF TARA ), half-sister toBlaze of Tara ,Nacibi ,Welsh Love (dam ofSECOND EMPIRE ,BALESTRINI ,AJHIBA ,HEMINGWAY ,IHTIRAM ),Fruition (dam ofNORTHERN SPUR ,GREAT MARQUESS ,KNELLER ,OENOTHERA ). Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 4 winners, inc:-
Raneen Alwatar. Winner at 1Â½m in GB. Dam of 8 winners-
Nishino Rufus (Symboli Kris S). Winner at 2 at 2000m, 3d Tokyo Sweetpea S.,L .
Wattrey. Raced once. Grandam of-
Disappointing (Excellent Art). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, Milan Premio Deltra, 3d Rome Premio Carlo Chiesa,L .
Captain Obvious (Choisir). Winner at 2 at 6f, 2d Dundalk Star Appeal S.,L , 4th Hollywood Park Real Quiet S.,L ;
WELSH FLAME, by Welsh Pageant. 4 wins at 1m, Newmarket Stanley H. Half-sister toSofala ,Martin John . Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-
FLAME OF TARA (Artaius). 8 wins-3 at 2-6f to 1Â½m, Royal Ascot Coronation S.,Gr.2 , Curragh Pretty Polly S.,Gr.2 . Dam of 12 winners-
SALSABIL (Sadler's Wells). 7 wins-2 at 2-1207m to 2413m, Irish Derby,Gr.1 , Longchamp Prix Vermeille,Gr.1 , The Oaks,Gr.1 . Producer.
MARJU (Last Tycoon). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, Â£282,640, Royal Ascot St James's Palace S.,Gr.1 , Newmarket Craven S.,Gr.3 . Sire.
Welsh Love (Ela-Mana-Mou). Winner at 1Â½m, 2d Phoenix Park Diamond S.,L , 4th Curragh Mooresbridge S.,L . Dam of 9 winners-
SECOND EMPIRE (Fairy King). 4 wins-3 at 2-at 1609m, Longchamp Grand Criterium,Gr.1 , Curragh Desmond S.,Gr.3 . Sire.
Fruition (Rheingold). Placed at 3, 2d Goodwood Lupe S.,L . Dam of 6 winners-
NORTHERN SPUR (Sadler's Wells). 6 wins-1 at 2-1710m to 3000m, Breeders' Cup Turf S.,Gr.1 , Santa Anita Oak Tree H.,Gr.1 . Sire.