Account of CAMBRIDGE STUD, Cambridge.



Foaled 1st November 2002

Bay Filly


  L 461

Branded: nr sh; 92 over 2 off sh

SireGreen DesertDanzigNorthern Dancer
Cape Cross* (IRE) Foreign CourierSir Ivor
1994Park AppealAhonoora*Lorenzaccio*
DamSir Tristram*Sir IvorSir Gaylord
Queen's Choice IsoltRound Table
1989TaionaSovereign Edition*Sovereign Path


CAPE CROSS (IRE) (Bay 1994-Stud in Ire. 2000, NZ 2000). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1. Out of SW Park Appeal. Sire of SW Mokabra (Baden-Baden Maurice Lacroix Trophy, Gr.2), Gwaihir, Nights Cross, Privy Seal, SP Cape Fear, Cedarberg, Happy Crusader, Millbag, Mac Love, Ouija Board and of Cape Trafalgar, Elshadi, Malin, Florilegium, Kathy Cross, Midmaar, Motocross, etc. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are now 2YOs. 


1st dam

QUEEN'S CHOICE, by Sir Tristram*. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2400m, SAJC Walter Brown S.H., L, Chenel Flowers H., 3d VATC Norman Robinson S., L, SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L. Sister to SOVEREIGN RED, GURNER'S LANE, TRICHELLE, Delia's Choice (dam of FOXWOOD, CELTIC TIGER - OPPOSING FORCE (Mal.)), half-sister to Dancer's Glory (dam of FUJI DANCER), Scarlet Robin (dam of ESTIMABLE). This is her sixth foal. Dam of three foals to race, two winners, inc:-

Merlos (g. by Rhythm*). 3 wins from 2000m to 2800m to 2003-04, 2d AJC Thommo's Variety H., NSW Tatt's RC Little Bay H., 3d AJC Forrester H.

Superior Command (g. by Centro). Winner at 1400m in Sth. Af.


2nd dam

TAIONA, by Sovereign Edition*. Winner at 1200m, 2d VATC Sweet Nell H., 3d VRC Isa H. 1981 (Joint) & 1983 NZ Broodmare of the Year. Half-sister to TRISTRAM'S GOLD. Dam of 12 named foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

SOVEREIGN RED (Sir Tristram*). Joint second on The 1980-81 Australasian 3YO Classification. 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2500m, A$566,350, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, Underwood S., Gr.1, Australian Derby, Gr.1, WATC Western Mail Classic, Gr.1, BATC Doomben Hundred Thousand, Gr.1. Sire.

GURNER'S LANE (Sir Tristram*). Head of The 1982-83 Australasian 4YO+ Classification. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 3200m, A$541,600, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, VRC St Leger, Gr.2, AJC St Leger, Gr.2, Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.3, VATC Stanley P., L.

TRICHELLE (Sir Tristram*). 6 wins from 1200m to 2200m, A$134,190, VATC Marlboro Cup, Gr.1, SAJC Spring S., Gr.2, Geelong RC Oaks Trial S., L, 2d VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, 3d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2.

Dancer's Glory. Winner at 1400m, SAJC Maiden H. Dam of-

FUJI DANCER (Fuji Kiseki*). 2 wins at 2, A$208,200, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, View 2YO H., 2d VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, 3d MRC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Subaru S., L, Anzac Day S., L.

Delia's Choice. 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, 2d ARC Zabeel H. Dam of-

FOXWOOD (Centaine). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$211,300, A$6,000, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, 2d Levin RC Bayer Classic, Gr.1, BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy H., Gr.2.

CELTIC TIGER - OPPOSING FORCE (Mal.) (Jetball). 8 wins from 1400m to 2400m, A$8,490, 1,828,633Rgt. in Aust. and Mal, Perak Derby, L-twice, Penang Sprint Trophy, L, 2d Selangor Gold Cup, L.

Scarlet Robin. Raced twice. Dam of-

ESTIMABLE (Balmerino). 7 wins from 1550m to 2400m, A$156,746, STC Canterbury Cup, Gr.3, Orlando Wines Cup, L, Vain Welter H.