Account of BLOOMSBURY STUD NZ, Matamata.
Foaled 23rd September 2005
Branded: nr sh; 19 over 5 off sh
GOLAN (IRE) (Bay 1998-Stud 2003). Second on The 2002 International 4YO+ Classification (Long). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2400m, Â£1,016,242, 1,000,000fr., Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Niel, Gr.2, 2d The Derby, Gr.1, York Juddmonte International S., Gr.1, 3d Irish Derby, Gr.1, 4th Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are now yearlings.
BIKINI, by Stark South. 2 wins at 1400m. Half-sister to Venus Was Her Name. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.
FANNY BLACK, by Chem. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1400m. Three-quarter-sister to Swift Swallow (dam of ZOLA), half-sister to SO CASUAL. Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-
Venus Was Her Name (Spectacular Love). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, MRC Dubai Racing Club P.H., 2d ARC Fayette Park Championship S., Gr.2, WRC Anniversary H., L, 3d ARC Royal S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, Manawatu RC Eulogy S, Gr.3, 4th WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, VRC Matriarch S., Gr.3.
Satin Cinders. 2 wins at 1200m.
SOME REASON, by Sound Reason. 7 wins at 1400m, 1600m, CJC Lion Brown H., Gr.3, BOP RC Whakatane Racing Club H. Half-sister to MAGNIFICENT. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-
SO CASUAL (Casual Lies). Top of The 1998-99 NZ 3YO Free H. (1700m+). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2400m, NZ$448,375, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, ARC King's P., Gr.3, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.3, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, 2d ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, 3d ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, WRC Magic Millions Classic S. (R), L.
Goldstar Way - Many Happy Returns (H.K.). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1650m, NZ$4,800, HK$3,761,465 in NZ and HK, HKJC Nanjing H., Nam Fung H., Shan Kwong H., Audemars Piguet 125th Anniversary S.
SOME SWALLOW, by My Swallow. Unraced. Half-sister to Noble Duty (dam of FEALTY). Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-
SOME REASON (Sound Reason). 7 wins. See above.
MAGNIFICENT (Taipan II). Third top colt on The 1980-81 NZ 2YO Free H. 3 wins at 2, Great Northern Foal S., Gr.3, ARC Breeders' P.H., 2d Avondale S., L, 3d WRC Dalgety S., Gr.2.
Long Swallow. 2 wins at 1100m, 1250m, 2d VATC Maroona H. Dam of-
Swift Swallow. Unraced. Dam of-
ZOLA (Volksraad). Third top filly on The 1997-98 Australasion 2YO Classification. 5 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, NZ$152,625, A$79,800, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1. Producer.