Ebony Lad

Account of MAPPERLEY STUD, Matamata.



Foaled 15th September 2001

Brown Colt


  I 662

Branded: nr sh; 2 over 1 off sh

SireCenturyBetter Boy*My Babu
Centaine (AUS) Royal SuiteRego*
  Rain ShadowTodman
DamClay HeroProud KnightVain
Wychwood Lass Cameo BelleBletchingly


CENTAINE (AUS) (Brown 1980-Stud 1985). 6 wins from 1000m to 1600m, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3. Champion NZ Sire (Aust. & NZ figures combined), 1992-93. Sire of 654 rnrs, 451 wnrs, 56 SW, inc. Cordero, Kinjite, Centalong - Super Fit (H.K.), Slight Chance, Centisle, Kapchat, Foxwood, Stella Cadente, Taupo Retreat, Pernod, Sixty Seconds, French Gypsy, Ultimate Aim, Perfect World, Arletty, Fleur de Chine, Taineberry, Cheiron, etc. 


1st dam

Wychwood Lass, by Clay Hero. 5 wins-2 at 2-up to 1200m, CJC Papanui Tavern H., Paeroa RC Shorter Ford Thames 2YO H., 2d Avondale JC Ra Ora Classic S., L, BOP RC DB Draught Sprint H., 3d CJC Papanui Tavern H., Counties RC Franklin Long Roofing H., 4th CJC Enterprise Homes Great Easter S.H., L. Sister to CZAR HERO, half-sister to Kei Konei. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Her second foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of one foal to race.


2nd dam

SEQUITA*, by Czaravich. Winner at 1150m, 2d Avondale JC Ciba Geigy H. Half-sister to WITH THE FLOW, River Mist, Hold Dear (dam of KARAGOURPOULOS, Gloire de Rose), Ancient Custom (dam of A LYPH). Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

CZAR HERO (Clay Hero). 11 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$373,115, Kilmore Cup, L, MVRC BMW H., Wedgewood Vase, VATC Independent Stallion Station H., VRC Battle of Britain H., VATC Honda Accord V6 P., 2d SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, VRC Eat Well Live Well Championship, L, 3d MVRC Waterford Crystal Mile, Gr.2, VATC Barton S., L.

Kei Konei (Dahar*). 8 wins from 1900m to 3200m, A$165,025, STC Cameo Club H., 2d STC Neville Sellwood S., L, 3d AJC Australia Day Cup, L, STC Winter Cup, L.

Wychwood Lass (Clay Hero). 5 wins. See above.

Howkudai. 2 wins at 1400m. Producer.

Goldlenda. 3 wins at 1100m, 1400m in Mal.


3rd dam

Principle, by Viceregal. 2 wins at 2, 2d Woodbine Nandi S., L, 3d Woodbine Shady Well S., L. Half-sister to QUEEN'S SPLENDOUR, QUEEN'S ANSWER, Polar Queen, Arctic Law (dam of PAMPER ME). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, all winners, inc:-

WITH THE FLOW (Irish River). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1500m to 2100m, Belmont Breeders' Cup H., Gr.2, Longchamp Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3.

River Mist (Irish River). 3 wins in Fr. and USA, 3d Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1. Sire.

Hold Dear. 2 wins at 1m in GB. Dam of-

KARAGOURPOULOS (Rousillon). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 2200m in Bel, Groenendael Grand Prix de Bruxelles, L.

Gloire de Rose (Mtoto). Winner at 2100m, 2d Evry Prix de la Cochere, L.

Ancient Custom. Winner in USA. Dam of-

A LYPH (Lypheor). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1750m, 1800m in GB and Italy, Premio Citta di Grosseto, L. Producer.