Diamond Babe

Account of CAMBRIDGE STUD, Cambridge.



Bay mare

Bay Mare



(Branded: acornnr sh; 6 over 2 off sh)


Stravinsky (USA)



Northern Dancer




Fire the Groom

Blushing Groom

Red God

Prospector's Fire

Mr. Prospector


Guardian Angel (IRE)


Groom Dancer

Blushing Groom

Red God





Never Bend



STRAVINSKY (USA) (1996). 3 wins-1 at 2, Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1. Sire of 1246 rnrs, 900 wnrs, 75 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Serenade Rose (VRC Oaks, Gr.1), Keeninsky, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Benbaun, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Tepin, Russian Revolution, Sacred Elixir, Ugo Foscolo, Very Nice Moon, Tavago, Signify, Julinsky Prince, Lankan Rupee, Pataques, Mosheen, Rip Van Winkle, Heshem, etc.

1st dam

GUARDIAN ANGEL, by Groom Dancer. 4 wins from 1800m to 2300m, VATC Winfreux H., Yangtze H. Half-sister to SOLSISTE, Faribole(dam of HILBRE ISLAND). Dam of six named foals, five to race, three winners,inc:-

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

Transcend(g. by Traditionally). 5 wins from 1200m to 2100m, CJC Ilam RealEstate H., Otago RC Trusts Charitable Foundation H., 2d CJC Timaru S., L.

2nd dam

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

SOLSISTE(Vettori). 6 wins from 1600m to 2400m, €224,080, Strasbourg Grand Prix de la Region Alsace, L, Grand Handicap de Deauville, L, Vichy 2d Grand Handicap de Deauville, L, Toulouse Prix Max Sicard, L.

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

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.

3rd dam

Astonished, by Connaught. 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m, 2d Longchamp Prix de la Pepiniere, L, 3d Longchamp Prix de Royallieu, Gr.3. Half-sister to MTOTO, SAVOUREUSE LADY. Dam of 1 foal, a winner.

Race Record: Unraced.

Produce Record: Dam of five named foals, two to race.

2006 f. by Pins.

2007 g. BLACKIE, by Black Minnaloushe. 6 wins from 1300m to 1600m, NZ$3,375, A$352,048, ATC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, MVRC Alternate Railway H., MRC Carsales.com.au H., MVRC Jeep Don't Hold Back H., 2d Warrnambool RC Wangoom H., L, 3d MRC Toorak H., Gr.1.

2010 f. by Fast 'n' Famous.

2011 g. All on Red, by Red Giant. Raced twice.

2012 f. Zabeel's Diamond, by Zabeel. Unraced.

2013 g. Glorious Babe, by Cape Blanco. Unraced.

2014 f. Ocean Booty, by Ocean Park. Unraced.

2015 c. by Tavistock.

2016 c. by Power.

2017 c. by Power.

Missed in 2008, 2009.

Served by Burgundy (NZ). Last service: 15.11.2017.