Cupid Babe

Account of CAMBRIDGE STUD, Cambridge.



Foaled 12th October 2017

Bay Colt



Branded: sincnr sh; 78 over 7 off sh


Power (GB)


Oasis Dream

Green Desert



Dancing Brave





Rainbow Quest


Diamond Babe




Northern Dancer

Fire the Groom

Blushing Groom

Guardian Angel

Groom Dancer

Blushing Groom



POWER (GB) (Bay 2009-Stud 2013). 5 wins-4 at 2, Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Leading NZ First Season Sire in 2016-17. Sire of 179 rnrs, 90 wnrs, inc. SW Gift of Power (WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2), Peace Envoy, Pleaseletmewin, Power O'Hata, Biz Power, Cristal Fizz, Mr Clint, Respin, SP Damselfly, Caricature, Divine Power, La Force, Nuclear Fusion, Ohceedee, Satin Belt and of Cry Baby, Sir Sun, etc.

1st dam

DIAMOND BABE, by Stravinsky. Unraced. Half-sister to SPRING CHEER , Transcend . This is her tenth foal. Her ninth foal is a 2YO. Her eighth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of two foals to race, inc:-

BLACKIE (g. by Black Minnaloushe). 6 wins-4 in succession-1300m to 1600m, NZ$3,375, A$352,048, ATC Phar Lap S., Gr.2 , MVRC Alternate Railway H., Jeep Don't Hold Back H., MRC Carsales.com.au H., 2d Warrnambool RC Wangoom H., L , VRC Flight Lieutenant Peter Armytage H., MVRC Become a Member H., 3d MRC Toorak H., Gr.1 .

2nd dam

GUARDIAN ANGEL, by Groom Dancer. 4 wins-3 in succession-1800m to 2300m, VATC Winfreux H., Yangtze H. Half-sister to SOLSISTE , Faribole (dam of HILBRE ISLAND ). Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

SPRING CHEER (Bachelor Duke). 4 wins 1950m to 3200m, NZ$181,575, A$38,160, CJC New Zealand Cup, Gr.3 .

Transcend (Traditionally). 5 wins 1200m to 2100m, CJC Ilam Real Estate H., Otago RC Trusts Charitable Foundation H., Southland RC Modern Transport Trailers H., 2d CJC Timaru S., L .

Dalwhinnie. 5 wins 1400m to 2000m, Otago RC ZM 95.8 & Waste Management NZ H., CJC NRM H., 2d Otago RC PGG Wrightson Real Estate H.

3rd dam

SANDBANK , by Riverman. 3 wins 1600m to 2200m, Saint-Cloud Prix Coronation, L . Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

SOLSISTE (Vettori). 6 wins 1600m to 2400m, €224,080, Grand Handicap de Deauville, L , Strasbourg Grand Prix de la Region Alsace, L , Vichy Prix de Clermont-Ferrand, 2d Grand Handicap de Deauville, L , Toulouse Prix Max Sicard, L , Strasbourg Grand Prix de la Region Alsace, L , 4th Maisons-Laffitte Prix Jacques Laffitte, L , Grand Prix de Marseille, L .

Faribole (Esprit du Nord). Winner at 2000m, Evry Prix de Champigny, 3d Deauville Prix de Psyche, Gr.3 , Evry Prix Chloé, Gr.3 , Chantilly Prix des Lilas, L , 4th Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.2 . Dam of 4 winners-

HILBRE ISLAND (Halling). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1¾m, Newmarket Noel Murless S., L , Newbury Mercedes-Benz 2YO S., 3d Newbury Arc Trial, L , Nottingham Further Flight S., L , 4th Newmarket S., L .

4th dam

Astonished , by Connaught. 3 wins 1600m to 2000m, Goodwood Surplice S., Maisons-Laffitte Prix Moia, 2d Longchamp Prix de la Pepiniere, L , 3d Longchamp Prix de Royallieu, Gr.3 , 4th Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.2 .Half-sister to MTOTO , SAVOUREUSE LADY (dam of QUEST FOR LADIES ), Button Up (dam of RUFFLE ), Petal Girl (dam of MUTAMAM ),Safe Haven (dam of LUGANA BEACH ). Dam of 1 foal, 1 winner-

SANDBANK (Riverman). 3 wins. See above.