Account of STERLING BLOODSTOCK LTD, Hamilton.
(Branded: nr sh; 22 over 8 off sh)
ROSE OF MARIZZA, by Nassipour. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$82,650, VRC Gallantic H.,L, Milady S.,L, VATC IGA H., 2d VATC Toltrice H., 3d VRC Standish H.,Gr.3, VATC Gladsome H. Half-sister to Pika Bella (dam ofSMART ALEX). Dam of nine named foals, seven to race, six winners, inc:-
BUCKLE MY SHOE(f. by Rory's Jester). 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, NZ$85,475, ARC Royal S.,Gr.2, 2d ARC Rentonjames H., 3d ARC Dunstan Feeds Qualifier, Waikato RC New Zealand Insurance H.
Princess Marizza(f. by Scenic). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1050m to 1600m, A$194,237, to 2007-08, VRC Tellimed H., MVRC God's Own P., SAJC Steelpipes H., 2d SAJC Happy St Patrick's Day H., 3d VRC Matron S.,Gr.3, MVRC Inglis Mile,Gr.3, South Australia Oaks,Gr.3, SAJC City of Adelaide S.,L, MRC Carsales.com.au Classic,L, 4th SAJC Matrice S.,L.
Twilight Rose(f. by Night Shift). 4 wins. See below.
Sky Duke - King of Bay (Mac.) (g. by Hurricane Sky). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m in Aust. and Macau, STC Canterbury Hurlstone Park RSL 2YO P.
Blue Rider (c. by Bluebird). 4 wins from 1300m to 1600m, 2d STC Mullins Rose Bay Pools Christmas H.
Waipounamu - Celebration Time (Sing.) (g. by Green Line Express). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m in NZ and Mal, 2d Waikato RC Te Akau Racing Stables Juvenile H., 3d Otago RC Weatherall Jewellers H.
COUNTESS MARIZZA, by Virginia Gentleman. 12 wins to 1200m, A$121,990, VRC Lightning S.,Gr.2, VATC Chirnside S.,Gr.2, VRC Twenty-Five Thousand H., L, Straight Six H., L, VATC Whittier H., SAJC Coral Sea S., 2d VATC Marlboro Cup,Gr.1, 3d MVRC AJ Moir S.,Gr.2, 4th SAJC Marlboro P., Gr.1. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-
ROSE OF MARIZZA(Nassipour). 4 wins. See above.
Pika Bella. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1350m, 2100m, SAJC Make Mine Roses H. Dam of-
SMART ALEX(Drawn). 8 wins from 1400m to 3200m, A$149,850, Queensland Cup,L, QTC Handy Proverb H., Qantas H., Windsor H.
Race Record :4 wins from 1100m to 2050m, A$150,100, AJC Douglas Smith H., MVRC Slickpix Trophy H., Gillies Famous Pies Trophy H., STC Australian Event Services H., 2d SAJC Centaurea Trophy,L, MRC Hedingham H., NSW Tatt's RC Schweppes H., MRC Bert Bryant H., 3d MVRC Nichiyu Forklifts Walkers Vegies H., MRC Noel Rundle H., STC CVD Vice-President's H.
Produce Record :Dam of two named foals, one to race.
2005 f. Rosie Sunrise, by Rock of Gibraltar. Placed at 3 in 2008-09 in Aust.
2006 f. Light Rose, by Royal Academy. Unraced.
2007 f. by Starcraft.
2008 c. by Dubai Destination.
Served by Nadeem (AUS). Last service: 16.11.2008.