Smiling Amos

Account of WENTWOOD GRANGE, Cambridge.



Foaled 26th September 2018

Bay Colt



Branded: curlyw2nr sh; 90 over 8 off sh


Vadamos (FR)




Dschingis Khan



Celebre Vadala

Peintre Celebre





Bel Sorriso






Pleasant Colony



Sir Tristram

Smiling Like

Star Way

VADAMOS (FR) (Bay 2011-Stud Ire. 2017, NZ 2017). 8 wins from 1600m to 2400m, €677,225, A$220,000, Chantilly Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1, Baden-Baden Oettingen Rennen, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix du Muguet, Gr.2, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Messidor, Gr.3, 2d Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1, 4th MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, VRC Emirates S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Volfango. His oldest SH-bred progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

BEL SORRISO , by Keeper. 8 wins-2 at 2-1200m to 2200m, NZ$189,985, WRC Thompson H., Gr.3 , Parliamentary H., Magness Benrow Gold Cup, Foxton Cup, 2d WRC Trentham S., Gr.3 , Manawatu RC Hylands Sportswear H., Taranaki RC Energy City Ford H., 3d WRC Parliamentary H., Trentham Cup, Thee Auld Floozie Cup, Hawkes Bay Taradale Club H. This is her first foal.

2nd dam

BALBEEL, by Zabeel. Unplaced. Blood-sister to Ela Nimue (dam of DEANE MARTIN ), half-sister to Cheshire . Dam of 6 named foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

BEL SORRISO (Keeper). 8 wins. See above.

Goosey Fair. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m to 2018-19 in Aust.

3rd dam

SMILING LIKE , by Star Way. Champion Stayer in NZ in 2000-01. 7 wins 2000m to 3200m, NZ$342,675, Wellington Cup, Gr.1 , New Zealand Cup, Gr.2 , WRC Trentham S., Gr.3 , Hardy Trade H., CJC Hutt Valley Cartage & Customs H., 2d CJC Gold Cup, Gr.3 , 4th Waikato RC Instrument Supplies S., Gr.3 . Sister to NIMUE , (MR) EUROSTAR , Usha , three-quarter-sister to GREENMAILER , Lady Genesis (dam of KAPITAIN KASH , DANTE'S PARADISO ), half-sister to SIRSTACI , Equuleus , Viviane (dam of CISMONTANE ). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Cheshire (Cape Cross). 2 wins at 2000m, 2100m, 3d ARC New Zealand Derby Trial S., L .

4th dam

EUSTACI, by Sir Tristram. Winner at 1600m, 2d Waikato RC Te Pahu H. Half-sister to Lady Genesis (dam of KAPITAIN KASH , DANTE'S PARADISO ). Dam of 14 foals, 13 to race, 11 winners, inc:-

SIRSTACI (Silver Dream). 9 wins 1200m to 1600m, NZ$340,792, ARC Easter H., Gr.1 , CJC Stewards' S.H., Gr.3 , 2d ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1 .

NIMUE (Star Way). Top filly on The 1992-93 NZ 3YO Free H. 8 wins-2 at 2-1200m to 1600m, NZ$245,825, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1 , Levin RC Bayer Classic, Gr.1 , ARC Ladies Mile, Gr.3 . Grandam of-

DEANE MARTIN (Keeper). 6 wins 1600m to 2400m, ATC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3 , ARC Champion Stakes Prelude, L .

SMILING LIKE (Star Way). 7 wins. See above.

(MR) EUROSTAR (Star Way). 11 wins-2 at 2-1200m to 2400m, NZ$124,115, A$406,758, AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3 , 2d QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1 .

Ladystaci. Winner at 2100m. Dam of 5 winners-

GREENMAILER (Star Way). Winner at 2000m, STC Kingston Town S., Gr.3 .

Viviane. Placed. Dam of 6 winners-

CISMONTANE (High Chaparral). 5 wins at 1600m, 2500m, A$443,675, VRC Lexus S., Gr.3 , 3d Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2 .