Over the Rhone

Account of HIGHVIEW, Hamilton.



Bay mare

Bay Mare



(Branded: bmnr sh; 24 over 0 off sh)


Darci Brahma




Northern Dancer


His Majesty

Grand Echezeaux


Sir Tristram


Vice Regal


Starrystarrynight (IRE)


Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer


Fairy Bridge

Bold Reason

Upper Circle

Shirley Heights

Mill Reef


Royal and Regal

DARCI BRAHMA (NZ) (2002). 10 wins-4 at 2, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Sire of 363 rnrs, 253 wnrs, 26 SW, inc. Julinsky Prince (WRC Windsor Park P., Gr.1), Recite, Nashville, Risque, Artistic, Irish Fling, Gust of Wind, Leading Role, Valbuena, No More Tears, Darci be Good, Malandrino - Best Show (H.K.), Super Easy, Windborne, Honor That, Replique, Another Coup, Darci's Dream, Cauthen, Dugan, Marianne, etc.

1st dam

Starrystarrynight, by Sadler's Wells. 2 wins at 2100m, 2400m, Avondale JC Auckland 24 Hour Glass H., 2d Curragh Finale S.,L. Sister toSTARBOURNE. Dam of four named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

GUST OF WIND(f. by Darci Brahma). 3 wins from 1400m to 2400m, A$974,900, in 2014-15, ATC Australian Oaks,Gr.1, 4th MRC Caulfield Cup,Gr.1, ATC Adrian Knox S.,Gr.3.

Little Geisha (f. by Danehill Dancer). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

2nd dam

UPPER CIRCLE, by Shirley Heights. Raced twice. Sister to Shirley Superstar (dam ofLADY CARLA), half-sister toSi Signor,Moviegoer. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

STARBOURNE(Sadler's Wells). 2 wins at 1m, 1¼m, £27,625, €107,600, Naas Garnet S.,L, 2d Curragh Finale S.,L, 3d Irish One Thousand Guineas,Gr.1, 4th The Oaks,Gr.1. Producer.

Starrystarrynight(Sadler's Wells). 2 wins. See above.

With the Fairies. Winner at 2, Newmarket Plantation 2YO S., 4th Curragh Matron S.,Gr.3. Grandam of-

MOONLESS(Helike). 2 wins at 1600m, 2100m, A$92,225, to 2014-15, TRC Hobart Guineas,L, TTC Ambassador H., 4th Tasmanian Derby,L.

Hell Yeah(Pyrus). 7 wins from 1200m to 2100m, NZ$111,805, Manawatu RC Carters Ashhurst Pohangina Cup, MacDougalls H., 2d Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S.,L.

Acceleration(Encosta de Lago). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1350m, A$183,600, Toowoomba TC Carlton Draught Quality H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Australia Post Tattersall's S.,L, 4th QTC Bright Shadow H.,L. Producer.

Way In(Thewayyouare). 2 wins at 2, NZ$101,975, ARC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance Pearl Series 2YO S., 2d Counties RC Murdoch Newell S.,L, 4th ARC Karaka Million,RL, WRC Wellesley S.,L.

Film Buff. Placed at 2 & 3 in GB and Ireland. Dam of-

Nina Blini(Bertolini). Winner at 2, 3d Royal Ascot Queen Mary S.,Gr.2.

3rd dam

ODEON, by Royal and Regal. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 1½m, York Galtres S.,L, 2d Doncaster Park Hill S.,Gr.2, Goodwood Nassau S.,Gr.2, 3d Newmarket Sun Chariot S.,Gr.2. Half-sister toPRINCESS BONITA, Habina (dam ofWESTERN ACE). Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Si Signor(Habitat). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 1m, 2d Duke of York S.,Gr.3. Sire.

Moviegoer(Pharly). Winner at 7f, 3d Newbury Hungerford S.,Gr.3.

Shirley Superstar. Winner at 2 in GB. Dam of-

LADY CARLA(Caerleon). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1½m, The Oaks,Gr.1.

Race Record: Unraced.

Served by Rip Van Winkle (IRE). Last service: 17.09.2015.