Account of VALACHI DOWNS, Matamata (As Agent).



Foaled 5th September 2018

Chestnut Colt



Branded: arcinvnr sh; 7 over 8 off sh




Elusive City

Elusive Quality

Gone West

Star of Paris


Miss Avalon

Fantastic Light


Mythical Girl

Gone West


Smitten Kitten



Green Desert


Celtic Assembly



Last Tycoon

Try My Best

Tiz Jean

Straight Strike

VESPA (NZ) (Brown 2011-Stud 2016). Champion 2YO in NZ in 2013-14. 7 wins-4 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$912,400, A$3,500, ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Karaka Million, RL, Manawatu RC Flying H., L, Whangarei RC Westbury Stud Challenge S., L. Half-brother to SW Hazzabeel (WATC RJ Peters S., Gr.3). Sire of Piaggio and of the placegetters Chokito, Lady Telena, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.

1st dam

SMITTEN KITTEN , by Volksraad. 8 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$127,650, Otago RC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance S.,L , Dunedin Classic, CJC Dunedin Guineas Prelude, 2d CJC Inglewood S.,L , Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S.,L , CJC Carlton Bar & Restaurant H., 3d CJC Easter Cup,Gr.3 , Manawatu RC Eulogy S.,Gr.3 , CJC Timaru S.,L , Canterbury Belle S.,L , Gore Guineas,L . Three-quarter-sister toKATANA (dam ofBROKEN SWORD ). This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Dam of five foals to race, three winners, inc:-

Pippi Rea (g. by Pins). 9 wins-5 in succession-at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$143,524, to 2018-19, CJC Gavelhouse.com H., Amberley RC Sonia & Garry Thompson Sprint H., Southland RC Sheet Metalcraft H., 2d Otago RC Quartz Reef H., Ray & Allison Kean H., 3d CJC Stewards H.,Gr.3 .

Maktoum (c. by Makfi). 4 wins 1200m to 1500m, NZ$82,350, A$19,950, to 2018-19, ARC Barfoot & Thompson H., Pond Premium Recruitment H., IRT H., 2d ATC Australian Turf Club H., 3d ARC Dunstan Feeds Final.

Twice Smitten (f. by Bernardini). Winner at 2 at 1200m, 3d Waikato RC Brokerweb Insurance Broking 2YO H.

Wolf King (g. by Pins). Placed at 2 & 3, 3d Cambridge JC Cambridge Equine Hospital 2YO H.

2nd dam

VANDERBILT, by Last Tycoon. Unraced. Half-sister to Tristean (dam ofKATANA ). Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

SMITTEN KITTEN (Volksraad). 8 wins. See above.

Carnegie Belle. 3 wins 1000m to 1150m, AJC Nagpuni H. Dam of 2 winners-

Shamabelle (Shamardal). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, ARC Puhinui 3 Day Event 3YO H., 2d ARC Barfoot & Thompson 2YO H., 3d ARC Great Northern Foal S.,L , 4th ARC Championship S.,Gr.2 . Producer.

3rd dam

TIZ JEAN, by Straight Strike. Placed at 2, 3d ARC Waste Management Juvenile H., Matamata RC Chandon Stud Juvenile H. Half-sister toYIR TIZ (dam ofMR TIZ ). Dam of 6 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

Zubin. 3 wins 1400m to 2800m, AJC Shifnal H.

Tristean. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

KATANA (Volksraad). Champion 2YO Filly in NZ in 2002-03. Top filly on The 2002-03 NZ 2YO Free H. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1300m, Matamata Breeders' S.,Gr.2 , Avondale JC New Zealand Bloodstock Juvenile S., Santa Anita Allowance, 2d Manawatu Sires' Produce S.,Gr.1 . Dam of-

BROKEN SWORD (Broken Vow). 4 wins-1 at 2-5½f to 8½f, US$277,060, Hollywood Park Bayakoa S.,Gr.2 , Del Mar Tranquility Lake S.,L , Pleasanton Juan Gonzalez Memorial S.,L , 2d Del Mar Clement L Hirsch S.,Gr.1 .