Account of VALACHI DOWNS, Matamata.



Bay mare

Bay Mare



(Branded: blvnr sh; 17 over 0 off sh)


No Excuse Needed (GB)



Mr. Prospector

Raise a Native

Coup de Folie





Greenland Park

Red God





Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Lady Giselle



Hector Protector




NO EXCUSE NEEDED (GB) (1998). 4 wins-2 at 2, Goodwood Celebration Mile S., Gr.2. Sire of 409 rnrs, 235 wnrs, 18 SW, inc. SW Daffodil, etc. Sire of the dams of 85 rnrs, 48 wnrs, inc. SW Karavali, Sir Nate, SP Stop Making Sense, Princess Brook, Snowdrop and of Empress O'Reilly, Nothing to Lose, Ronda, I Paco, Standrews Masonic, Jet Charged, Los Vargas, Mr Kool, Attica, Mr Selfridge, Peninsula Boy, Perfect Pearl, etc.

1st dam

PROUSTIAN, by Zabeel. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister toLAFLEUR(dam ofAMARYLLIS,PAPILIO), Zalika (dam ofHUMIDOR), Zygadene (dam ofWILDFLOWER). Dam of four named foals, all raced, three winners-

Tessastock(f. by Tavistock). 3 wins from 1600m to 2200m in 2016-17, 3d Matamata Cup,L, 4th Feilding JC Anzac H.,L.

Hayley Ann (f. by Keeper). 2 wins at 1400m to 2016-17, 2d Matamata RC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance Pearl Series H.

2nd dam

HAMEEDA, by Hector Protector. Winner at 1m, 3d Newmarket Poppy Fillies' S.Half-sister to Desert Lily (dam ofLAFLEUR), Desert Darling (dam ofHEART OFTHE DESERT - HOSTWIN DONATELLO(Mac.)), Reem Albaraari (dam ofMORSHDI,ILITSHE). Dam of 7 named foals, 3 to race, inc:-

Zealous. 4 wins from 2900m to 3400m, A$116,942 in Aust.

3rd dam

HABIBTI, by Habitat. Top of The 1983 European 3YO Classification (1000m-1200m). 9 wins-3 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, Royal Ascot King's Stand S.,Gr.1, Newmarket July Cup,Gr.1, Prix de l'Abbaye de Longchamp,Gr.1, Curragh Moyglare Stud S.,Gr.2, Haydock Sprint Cup,Gr.2, York William Hill Sprint Championship S.,Gr.2, Lowther S.,Gr.2, Lingfield Leisure S.,L. Three-quarter-sister to Loralane (dam ofNURYANA), half-sister toKNESSET,Great Klaire(dam ofST. KLAIRE), Eight Carat (dam ofOCTAGONAL,DIAMOND LOVER,KAAPSTAD,MARQUISE,MOUAWAD). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Desert Lily. Winner at 2 in Ireland. Dam of-

LAFLEUR(Zabeel). 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m, ARC Royal S.,Gr.2. Dam of-

AMARYLLIS(Red Ransom). 8 wins to 1300m, ARC Darley P.,Gr.3.

Zygadene. Winner at 1600m, 2d Taranaki RC Oaks Trial. Dam of-

WILDFLOWER(Keeper). 4 wins from 1500m to 1950m, to 2017-18, Rotorua Challenge P.,L, 2d Waikato RC Herbie Dyke S.,Gr.1.

Desert Darling. Placed at 2 in GB. Grandam of-

HUMIDOR(Teofilo). 7 wins at 1600m, 2000m, to 2017-18, VRC Makybe Diva S.,Gr.1, Australian Cup,Gr.1, 2d MVRC WS Cox P.,Gr.1.

Reem Albaraari. Placed at 2, 3d Ascot Blue Seal 2YO S. Dam of-

MORSHDI(Slip Anchor). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1650m to 2400m, in GB, Italy,Germany and U.A.E, Grosser Preis von Baden,Gr.1, Derby Italiano,Gr.1.

ILITSHE(Fastnet Rock). 6 wins from 1800m to 2850m, R551,550, to 2016-17, Turffontein Caradoc Gold Cup,Gr.3, Derby Trial,L.

Race Record: Winner at 1300m, 2d Matamata RC Colchester Engineering H.

Produce Record: Dam of one foal.

2017 c. by Zacinto.

Served by Redwood (GB). Last service: 29.11.2017.