Velvet Coup

Account of CURRAGHMORE STUD, Hamilton (As Agent).



Chestnut mare

Chestnut Mare


G 93

(Branded: cmconjnr sh; 4 over 0 off sh)


Daggers Drawn (USA)



Sharpen Up


Doubly Sure


Sun and Shade


Northern Dancer




Ginger Velvet



Round Table


Paris Pike



Taipan II

Bold Ruler

Golden Dola


1st dam

Ginger Velvet, by Pikehall. Winner at 1200m, 2d HBJC Gold Trail S., Gr.3. Dam of twelve named foals, ten to race, seven winners, inc:-

CAMBOURNE TIM(c. by Straight Strike). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$91,900, VRC Myer Fashion S., L, VATC Brake & Clutch Industries H., WATC King's Park H., Lexington H., Azennis H., Drummond H., 2d VATC Casino H., WATC Sunday Times H., Budget Discovery Tours H., Napier H., Galilee H., 3d WATC Les Friday Homes H., Capparis H.

Silken Wind - Hong Kong Supreme(H.K.) (g. by Mistral Dancer). 6 wins from 1000m to 1650m, A$11,375, HK$3,869,979, RHKJC Duddell H., VATC Commonwealth Golf Club H., HKJC Piaget Tanagra H., Mull of Kintyre H., 2d RHKJC Sha Tin Vase, HK-2, HKJC Lei Yue Mun H., 3d RHKJC Centurion Trophy, HK-3, HKJC Middle Bay H., Po Yan H.

Venture (g. by Lord Ballina). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2000m, CJC Avon City Ford H., Otago RC King's Gambit H., 3d North Canterbury Cup, Waikato RC Cross Country Rentals H., Matamata Auto Services H.

2nd dam

MOTUKAWA, by Taipan II. Winner at 1200m, 3d WRC Johnsonville H. Half-sister to Hirelm. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Ginger Velvet(Pikehall). Winner. See above.

Analyse. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, ARC Zabeel H., Avondale JC Highbury Juvenile S., Waikato RC Storey O'Shea & Kelly H.

Celestial Star. 5 wins from 1200m to 2800m in Aust.

Thinking Rich. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Lim's Kingdom - Batman City (Sing.). 2 wins at 1200m, 2000m, Singapore TC Benchmark 40 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Benchmark 40 H.

3rd dam

GOLDEN DOLA, by Afghanistan. Unplaced. Half-sister to Tipperary Gold(dam of KERRY LANE), Tipperary Tom. Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Hirelm(Copsale). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2200m, Rangitikei H., 2d WRC Parliamentary H., L, 4th Wellington H., L. Producer.

Tiebreaker. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Lawndale H.

Race Record :2 wins at 2.

Produce Record :Dam of two named foals, both raced.

2004 f. Leica Porsche, by Golan. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in 2008-09.

2006 f. Velvet Princess, by Van Nistelrooy. Placed at 2 & 3 to 2009-10.

2007 f. by O'Reilly.

2008 c. by Scaredee Cat.

Missed in 2005, 2009.

Served by Any Suggestion (AUS). Last service: 08.10.2009.