Chequered Past

Account of MAPPERLEY STUD LTD, Matamata (As Agent).



Foaled 6th October 2018

Bay Colt



Branded: minbarsnr sh; 24 over 8 off sh


Contributer (IRE)


High Chaparral

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer




Exit to Nowhere

Irish River


Royal Academy


Stella Bella




Sir Tristram

Savannah Success

Success Express

Chatto Creek

Desert Prince

Green Desert



CONTRIBUTER (IRE) (Bay 2010-Stud 2016). Champion Miler in Australia in 2014-15. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, 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, Sandown Gordon Richards S., Gr.3. Half-brother to SP Saimaa. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.

1st dam

STELLA BELLA, by Savabeel. 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Manawatu RC Go to the Beer Barrel H., Marton JC Power Farming H., 2d Manawatu RC Marley H., Let's Go to Icons H., Tui Neck & Neck Since 1889 H., 3d Manawatu RC Totally Vets H., Plumbing Dr Procter H., Taranaki RC ITM Makita H. Three-quarter-sister to Shotover River . This is her third foal. Her second foal is an unraced 3YO. Her first foal is unraced.

2nd dam

CHATTO CREEK, by Desert Prince. Unraced. Half-sister to Coup Stravinsky - Regency Horse (H.K.), Shotover River . Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Excellent Beauty. 6 wins at 1200m, 1400m, S$211,594 in Singapore.

3rd dam

RIVERTAINE, by Centaine. 5 wins 1200m to 1800m, A$130,460, VATC Canny Lass H., MVRC Novotel Bayside St Kilda H., 4th VATC Tristarc S., Gr.3 . Sister to ARLETTY , FIRETAINE , Spillway , River Century (dam of LEGS , GUYNO ), three-quarter-sister to SIXTY SECONDS , SPOTTSWOODE , Centico . Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

Shotover River (Savabeel). 10 wins-3 in succession-1676m to 2220m, A$365,215, Qld Tatt's RC Mater H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L , 3d BRC Brisbane H., L , 4th Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Cup, Gr.3 .

Coup Stravinsky - Regency Horse (H.K.) (Stravinsky). 10 wins 1000m to 1400m, NZ$26,200, HK$8,102,000, HKJC Li Cup H., CJC Cyril & Jane Smith 3YO H., 3d CJC South Island 2YO S., L , HKJC Chairman's Sprint Prize, L , Bauhinia Sprint Trophy, L , 4th HKJC Sha Tin Sprint Trophy, L .

4th dam

RIVERLETTE, by Sir Godfrey. Unraced. Half-sister to Dark Isa , Samara , Vlonka . Dam of 8 named foals, all winners, inc:-

ARLETTY (Centaine). 8 wins 1150m to 2000m, NZ$72,800, A$340,250, AJC Villiers S., Gr.2 , STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.2 . Grandam of-

XTRAVAGANT (Pentire). Champion 3YO in NZ in 2015-16. 6 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1200m to 1600m, NZ$467,500, A$15,000, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1 , Waikato Sprint, Gr.1 .

River Century (Centaine). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, 3d AJC Reginald Allen H., L . 2007 NZ Broodmare of the Year. Dam of 6 winners-

LEGS (Pins). 5 wins 1200m to 2400m, NZ$859,275, A$15,000, Hawkes Bay Kelt Capital S., Gr.1 , New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1 . Producer.

GUYNO (O'Reilly). 8 wins-1 at 2-1400m to 2600m, A$1,310,850, WATC Derby, Gr.1 , WATC Perth Cup, Gr.2 , SAJC Lord Reims S., Gr.3 .

Fifteen Reasons. 4 wins to 1600m, CJC Laura Fergusson H. Dam of 8 winners-

SIXTY SECONDS (Centaine). 6 wins-3 in succession-1600m to 2212m, STC Arrowfield Stud S., Gr.1 , ARC Championship S., Gr.2 .