Account of THE OAKS STUD, Cambridge.



Foaled 11th October 2009

Brown Filly


A 13

Branded: acornnr sh; 50 over 9 off sh


Darci Brahma




Northern Dancer


His Majesty

Grand Echezeaux


Sir Tristram


Vice Regal


Diamond Deck




Sir Tristram

Eight Carat

Pieces of Eight

Miss Trump

Last Tycoon

Try My Best


Straight Strike

1st dam

DIAMOND DECK, by Octagonal. Winner at 1200m, Hawke's Bay Highview S.,Gr.3, 2d QTC Sires' Produce S.,Gr.2, Avondale JC 2YO Fillies' S.,L, 3d BTC Champagne Classic,Gr.2. Three-quarter-sister toLONHRO,NIELLO,Shannara. This is her first foal.

2nd dam

MISS TRUMP, by Last Tycoon. Unraced. Half-sister toLONHRO,NIELLO,Shannara. Dam of 4 foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

DIAMOND DECK(Octagonal). Winner. See above.

Evana. 3 wins at 1300m, 1600m, MVRC Slade Bloodstock Trophy H.

3rd dam

SHADEA, by Straight Strike. 2 wins at 2, STC Sweet Embrace S.,Gr.3, 2d AJC Sires' Produce S.,Gr.1, Champagne S.,Gr.1, 3d NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S.,Gr.3, STC Winter H.,L, 4th AJC Warwick S.,Gr.2, MVRC Laurent Perrier S.,Gr.2, STC Silver Slipper S.,Gr.2. Half-sister toMAHAYA. Dam of 11 named foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

LONHRO(Octagonal). 2002 Australian Horse of the Year. 26 wins from 1100m to 2000m, A$5,790,510, VRC Australian Cup,Gr.1, AJC Chipping Norton S.,Gr.1, Queen Elizabeth S.,Gr.1, George Main S.,Gr.1, VRC LKS Mackinnon S.,Gr.1, MRC CF Orr S.,Gr.1, Yalumba S.,Gr.1-twice, VATC Caulfield Guineas,Gr.1, STC George Ryder S.,Gr.1-twice, AJC Royal Sovereign S.,Gr.2, Hobartville S.,Gr.2, Expressway S.,Gr.2, Apollo S.,Gr.2, Stan Fox S.,Gr.2, MRC St George S.,Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S.,Gr.2-twice, AJC Warwick S.,Gr.2-twice, 2d AJC Queen Elizabeth S.,Gr.1, Warwick S.,Gr.2, 3d MVRC WS Cox P.,Gr.1. Sire.

NIELLO(Octagonal). 4 wins from 1100m to 2000m, A$977,370, AJC Spring Champion S.,Gr.1, STC Canterbury Guineas,Gr.1, Rosehill Guineas,Gr.1, AJC Kindergarten S.,Gr.3, 3d AJC Warwick S.,Gr.2, STC Todman Slipper Trial S.,Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S.,Gr.2. Sire.

Shannara(Octagonal). 2 wins at 1300m, 1500m, A$147,180, in 2009-10, 2d AJC James HB Carr S.,L, Angst S.,L, 4th STC Research S.,Gr.3.

Sibylline. Winner at 1200m, 2d STC Girls Night Out 2YO H. Dam of-

Gergis(Viscount). 7 wins-2 at 2-to 1600m, 3d Hawkesbury Gold Cup,Gr.3, 4th Hawkesbury Guineas,L, STC Civic S.,L, Premier's Cup,L.

4th dam

CONCIA, by First Consul. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust. Half-sister toGROSVENOR,NATIONAL GALLERY,KYRIE ELEISON,GARFUNKEL,MY MARSEILLAISE. Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

MAHAYA(Sir Tristram). 5 wins from 1350m to 2400m, AJC Oaks,Gr.1, 2d VRC Oaks,Gr.1, 3d STC Ranvet S.,Gr.1, Tea Rose S.,Gr.2. Producer.

SHADEA(Straight Strike). 2 wins. See above.