Almost Persuaded

Account of WINDSOR PARK STUD LTD., Cambridge.



Foaled 4th September 2007

Bay Filly


G 13

Branded: snr sh; 44 over 7 off sh




Tale of the Cat

Storm Cat

Storm Bird


Mr. Prospector

Madam Valeta

Palace Music

The Minstrel




New Victoria (USA)


Colonel Collins

El Gran Senor

Northern Dancer





Never Bend

New Love


1st dam

NEW VICTORIA, by Colonel Collins. Placed at 3 in GB. Half-sister to DISTINCTLY NORTH, BROKE THE MOLD, OUR GUEST, Steelinctive. This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Dam of five foals to race, four winners-

CATREIGN(f. by Tale of the Cat). 6 wins to 1400m, NZ$3,250, A$193,000, AJC Toy Show H., L, P&O Cruises Welter H., Kay P.H., Thrifty H., Choisir H.

Ausvetia (g. by Golan). 2 wins at 1500m, 1550m, MVRC Ultimate Fire Protection H.

Black Cat (f. by Black Minnaloushe). Winner at 1200m, 2d CJC Trusts Charitable Foundation H., 3d Waikato RC Southworth Consulting H.

Secret Courier (g. by Volksraad). 8 wins to 1400m to 2007-08 in Aust.

Victoria Falls (f. by Volksraad). Placed at 3 in Aust.

2nd dam

DISTINCTIVENESS, by Distinctive. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Sister to Royal Ties (dam of MERITOCRAT, ON TO ROYALTY, SILK STOCKS), half-sister to DETERMINED KING, Partial Settlement, Puppy Love (dam of PROUD PUPPY). Dam of 13 foals, 12 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

DISTINCTLY NORTH(Minshaanshu Amad). 3 wins at 2, £150,686, US$8,775, Doncaster Flying Childers S., Gr.2, 2d Phoenix S., Gr.1, Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1, Goodwood Richmond S., Gr.2. Sire.

OUR GUEST(Be My Guest). 11 wins in Mexico, Las Americas Clasico Orizaba, L, 2d Las Americas Clasico Dalia, L. Producer.

BROKE THE MOLD(Nodouble). 4 wins, US$203,000, Santa Anita La Puente S., L, 2d Hollywood Silver Screen H., Gr.2. Sire.

Steelinctive(Steel Heart). 10 wins-3 at 2, US$240,728, 3d Goodwood New Ham S., L, Santa Anita Baldwin S., L, Fresno Bulldog S., L. Sire.

Agni. Unplaced. Dam of-

Gin Mill(Shack). 11 wins-1 at 2, 2d Turf Paradise Dahlia H., L, 3d Turf Paradise Molly Butler H., L. Producer.

3rd dam

NEW LOVE, by Pardal. Winner in U.S.A. Half-sister to WITTGENSTEIN, Woozley. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

DETERMINED KING(Determined Man). 3 wins, American Derby, Gr.1, Liberty Bell Kindergarten S., Gr.3, 3d Monmouth Lamplighter H., Gr.3. Sire.

Royal Ties. Unplaced. Dam of-

ON TO ROYALTY(On to Glory). 6 wins, Gulfstream Bonnie Miss S., Gr.2, Forward Gal S., Gr.3, 2d Keeneland Ashland S., Gr.1. Dam of-

LOUIS QUATORZE(Sovereign Dancer). 7 wins from 6f to 9½f, Pimlico Preakness S., Gr.1, 2d Breeders' Cup Classic S., Gr.1. Sire.

ROYAL INDY(A.P. Indy). 5 wins, Belmont Gazelle H., Gr.1. Producer.

Penniless Heiress. 2 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

WILDCAT HEIR(Forest Wildcat). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 6f, US$424,460, Pimlico Frank J De Francis Memorial Dash S., Gr.1.