Bella Dormello

Account of WINDSOR PARK STUD LTD., Cambridge.



Foaled 3rd December 2000

Bay F


I 663

Branded: nr sh; 66 over 0 off sh

Volksraad* (GB)


Green Desert


Northern Dancer

Foreign Courier

Sir Ivor

Celtic Assembly


Bold Ruler

Welsh Garden

Welsh Saint






Belle de Retz

Gilles de Retz


Crest of the Wave*





VOLKSRAAD (GB) (Bay 1988-Stud 1993). 2 wins at 6f, 7f, 3d Newmarket Challenge S., Gr.2. Half-brother to SW Cherokee Rose. Champion NZ Sire of 2YOs, 1996-97. Sire of 209 rnrs, 135 wnrs, 17 SW, inc. Dantelah, Clifton King, Zola, One Under, Star Satire, Bahnhof Zoo, Karaka One, Maxamore, Thriller, Voltaire, Blackrock College, Vinaka, Caribou, Queen of State, Volkaire, Palladio, Torlesse, SP Champion Chestnut, Rooney, etc. 


1st dam

BELLTELLO, by Bellissimo*. Unraced. Half-sister to SILVER NYMPH, SILVER WRAITH, SILVERELLO, Satirical (dam of STAR SATIRE), Silver Braid (dam of Courteous). This is her thirteenth foal. Her twelfth foal is a 2YO. Her eleventh foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of ten named foals, seven to race, four winners, inc:-

RAY'S HOPE (g. by Star Way*). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, NZ$250,165, A$227,000, ARC Easter H., Gr.1, Television New Zealand S., Gr.1, Avondale Championship S., Gr.3, BOP RC Combined Packhouse H., L, 2d Queensland Derby, Gr.1, BATC Fourex Cup, Gr.1, Ipswich Cup, Gr.3, QTC Castlemaine Perkins H., L, Waikato RC Pompeii Court S., L, Cranbourne Cup, L, 3d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Cup, Gr.3, Wanganui JC Trust Bank Central S., Gr.3, Cambridge JC Logan Insurance Derby Trial S., L, 4th Counties Cup, Gr.2.

STAR DEFENCE (g. by Star Way*). 8 wins at 1600m, 2000m, R490,142, Gosforth Allen Snijman S., Gr.2, Bloemfontein Thaba'nchu Sun Casino S., L, Newmarket TC Racecourse Bookmakers' H., L, 3d Turffontein Home Guard H., Gr.3, Gosforth Park 4YO Colts & Geldings H., L.

Maybe Lucky (c. by Star Way*). 4 wins from 1500m to 2150m, QTC Harry Plant H., Power's Maiden H., 2d QTC VACC Insurance H.

My Challenger (c. by Sir Tristram*). Winner at 1600m, 2d SAJC Bonnetts Saddlery H., 3d SAJC Mr Jones H., Rich Cream H.

Belle Franco (f. by Lanfranco*). Placed at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Big Vision. 3 wins at 1200m to 2000-01, Feilding JC Feilding Herald H., 3d Wairarapa RC Renalls Ltd H.

Joint Custody. 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m to 2000-01 in Aust.

Belle Star (f. by Star Way*). Unraced. Dam of-

Dame Lottie. 4 wins up to 1350m in Aust.

Karam. 3 wins at 1200m, 1500m in 2001-02 in Aust.


2nd dam

CRESTELLO, by Crest of the Wave*. Unplaced 1980 NZ Broodmare of the Year. Dam of 13 named foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

SILVER WRAITH (Silver Dream*). Third on The 1977-78 NZ 3YO Free H. 18 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1750m, ARC Easter H., Gr.1.

SILVER NYMPH (Silver Dream*). Top filly on The 1979-80 NZ 3YO Free H. 12 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, ARC Easter H., Gr.1.

SILVERELLO (Silver Dream*). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, 4th ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1.

Satirical. 2 wins at 1200m, Cambridge JC Presland Tocker H. Dam of-

STAR SATIRE (Volksraad*). Top filly on The 2000-2001 NZ 3YO Free H. 5 wins-2 at 2-up to 1400m, to 2000-01, Otaki Maori RC Auto Auctions WFA S., Gr.1, Masterton RC Faltaat Lowland S., Gr.3.