Account of BLANDFORD LODGE, Matamata (As Agent).



Brown mare

Brown Mare


C 67

Foaled in 2001


Theatrical (IRE)



Northern Dancer




Tree of Knowledge




Hail to Reason


Comfort and Style (GB)


Be My Guest

Northern Dancer


What a Treat

Tudor Minstrel

Match Bend

Never Bend


Match Game

My Babu

1st dam

COMFORT AND STYLE, by Be My Guest. 2 wins at 2, Curragh Round Tower S.,L. Half-sister toMY FRANKY,ADDITIONAL RISK,Guillaume's Blend,Strong Dollar, Immediate Impact (dam ofRIVER KEEN). Dam of eight named foals, seven to race, six winners-

Military Option (c. by Red Ransom). 2 wins at 1400m, 1650m, Leopardstown Kingston S., HKJC Link H., 2d HKJC Siu Sai Wan H., Fenwick H.

Simple Ideals (g. by Woodman). 6 wins from 1½m to 15f, 2d Doncaster Castle Working Mens Club H.

Journey of Hope (f. by Slew o' Gold). 3 wins-1 at 2-in GB and U.S.A. Dam of-

Living Symbol. 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Milan Premio Stupinigi, Rome Premio Canottieri Roma, Premio Zagarolo, 2d Rome Premio Bronzina.

Dream to Dress. 3 wins from 1m to 1¼m in Ireland and U.S.A, 3d Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms S. Producer.

Role of Force (c. by Diesis). 3 wins at 1400m, 1500m in Spain.

Honour the Pledge (c. by Pleasant Colony). Winner at 2 in Ireland.

Costume Drama (f. by Alleged). Unraced. Dam of-

Widely Accepted. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 8½f, 2m, 3d Leopardstown Aertel Page 277 H.

2nd dam

MATCH BEND, by Never Bend. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister toDISTINCTIVE,SAVAGE BUNNY(dam ofDYHIM,FLEUR DE PRINTEMPS,RASCAL RASCAL), half-sister to Havadate (dam ofGOLDEN WATER,HAVAGREATDATE). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

MY FRANKY(Rheingold). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, Milan Premio Emanuele Filiberto,Gr.2, Premio Alzaia,L, 2d Derby Italiano,Gr.1.

ADDITIONAL RISK(Ahonoora). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, Hong Kong Invitation Bowl,HK-1, Leopardstown Ballycorus S.,L, Belgrave S.,L.

COMFORT AND STYLE(Be My Guest). 2 wins. See above.

Guillaume's Blend(Guillaume Tell). 10 wins-1 at 2, 2d Curragh S.,Gr.3.

Immediate Impact. Winner at 1¼m in GB. Dam of-

RIVER KEEN(Keen). 11 wins from 8½f to 1½m, £36,166, US$1,585,802 in GB and U.S.A, Belmont Jockey Club Gold Cup S.,Gr.1. Sire.

Race Record :2 wins at 2000m, 2400m in Ireland and NZ.

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

2007 g. State of Elation, by Snitzel. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Stella Artois H., 2d BOP RC Waikato Stud 2YO H.

2008 g. Wadapleasure, by Darci Brahma. Unraced.

2009 g. Perfect Flow, by Perfectly Ready. Placed at 3 in 2012-13.

2010 c. by Thorn Park.

2011 c. by Savabeel.

Missed in 2012.

Served by Red Giant (USA). Last service: 19.09.2012.