Fu an Teng Da

Account of VALACHI DOWNS, Matamata.



Foaled 26th October 2017

Bay Colt



Branded: arcinvnr sh; 29 over 7 off sh


Contributer (IRE)


High Chaparral

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer




Exit to Nowhere

Irish River


Royal Academy


The Beckett









Last Tycoon


Shirley Heights

CONTRIBUTER (IRE) (Bay 2010-Stud 2016). Champion Miler in Australia in 2014-15. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, £109,264, A$988,700, ATC Ranvet S., Gr.1, Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Apollo S., Gr.2, MRC David Jones Cup, Gr.3, Royal Ascot Wolferton H., L, Kempton Magnolia S., L, 2d Chester Dee S., Gr.3, 3d VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SP Saimaa. His oldest progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

THE BECKETT, by Spartacus. Winner at 2 at 800m, Avondale JC First Sovereign Trust 2YO S. This is her sixth foal. Her fifth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race-

Bruce Arthur (g. by Showcasing). 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m to 2017-18, 2d BOP RC Phoenix on the Strand H.

Vicar's Daughter (f. by Sakhee's Secret). Placed.

Dashin (g. by Pentire). Placed at 3.

2nd dam

ENCHANTING, by Bigstone. Unplaced. Three-quarter-sister toPRIVILEGE . Dam of 11 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Best Hunter. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m in Japan.

Royal Marine. Winner at 1200m in Singapore.

3rd dam

SPIRE, by Shirley Heights. Placed at 3 in GB. Three-quarter-sister toLAUGHTER ,Highbrow (dam ofBLUEPRINT ,FAIRY GODMOTHER ),Silver Dollar (dam ofRAFFAELLO ), half-sister toCHURCH PARADE ,Castle Rising ,Whitechapel , Abbey Strand (dam ofRIGHT APPROACH ). Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

PRIVILEGE (Last Tycoon). Champion Stayer in Hong Kong in 1996-97. 10 wins 1650m to 2400m, HK$15,411,864, Hong Kong Champions & Chater Cup,L , 2d HKJC Queen Elizabeth II Cup,L , Hong Kong Gold Cup,L , 3d Hong Kong International Vase,Gr.2 , HKJC Sha Tin Trophy,L , Centenary Vase,L , Queen Elizabeth II Cup,L , Hong Kong Gold Cup,L .

4th dam

CHRISTCHURCH, by So Blessed. Winner at 1½m in GB. Half-sister toHIGHCLERE (dam ofHEIGHT OF FASHION ,MILFORD ),TAMMUZ ,Circlet ,Gloss ,Light Duty (dam ofLAUGHTER ,SPECIAL LEAVE ,SPRING TO ACTION ). Dam of 16 foals, all raced, 14 winners, inc:-

CHURCH PARADE (Queen's Hussar). 3 wins-2 at 2-6f to 10½f, Goodwood Lanson Champagne S.,L , 2d Kempton September S.,L , 3d Doncaster Champagne S.,Gr.2 , Saint-Cloud Prix Eugene Adam,Gr.2 . Sire.

Abbey Strand. Winner at 1m in GB. Dam of 9 winners-

RIGHT APPROACH (Machiavellian). Joint Champion Older Miler in UAE in 2004. 4 wins-1 at 2-1408m to 1777m in GB and U.A.E, Nad al Sheba Dubai Duty Free S.,Gr.1 , Windsor Royal Windsor S.,L , Nad al Sheba Al Rashidiya S.,L , 2d Royal Ascot Queen Anne S.,Gr.1 . Sire.

Glastonbury. Winner at 1½m in GB. Grandam of-

Dream a Dream. Winner at 8½f in Canada. Dam of 2 winners-

PHIL'S DREAM (Philanthropist). Champion Male Sprinter in Canada. 11 wins 5½f to 7f, Woodbine Nearctic S.,Gr.1 , Overskate S.,L .