Account of WAIKATO STUD LTD, Matamata.
Foaled 14th November 2010
Branded: nr sh; 116 over 0 off sh
SORGENTE, by O'Reilly. Placed. Sister to Spring (dam of DAFFODIL), half-sister to GOOD FAITH(dam of TULLY DANE), Heads or Tales. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Her second foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of one foal to race-
Say No More (Sing.) (g. by No Excuse Needed). Placed in 2011 in Mal.
HEAD OF THE RIVER, by Shirley Heights. Placed at 3 in GB. Half-sister to DRY DOCK, Showboat, River Patrol(dam of NORSE DANCER), Charlotte Dundas (dam of BAND GIPSY), Mail Boat (dam of MAIL THE DESERT). Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-
GOOD FAITH(Straight Strike). Top filly on The 1996-97 Australasian 2YO Classification. Joint Head of The 1996-97 NZ 2YO Free H. 2 wins at 2, NZ$119,750, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Great Northern Foal S., Gr.3, 2d Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2. Dam of-
TULLY DANE(Danehill). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, NZ$25,000, A$212,300, VATC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, Army's Centenary H., 2d SAJC HC Nitschke S., L, 3d ARC Railway H., Gr.1, MRC JRA Doveton S., L, VATC Vain S., L, 4th VRC Poseidon S., L, Moomba P., L. Sire.
Mygoodgrace(Royal Academy). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2011-12, ARC Staples Rodway H., 3d Whangarei RC Northland Breeders S., L,Hawke's Bay Leader H., Whangarei RC Aussie Butcher F&M SeriesFinal.
Heads or Tales(Tale of the Cat). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, ARC Robert Harris Espresso H., 3d Otago Breeders' S., L. Producer.
Spring. 2 wins at 1400m. Dam of-
DAFFODIL(No Excuse Needed). 2009 NZ Champion 3YO. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2400m, NZ$550,825, A$498,400, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, AJC Australian Oaks, Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Windsor Park Challenge P., Gr.1, 2d Hawke's Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, Wanganui JC Fillies' S., L, 3d Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, 4th MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Kelt Capital S., Gr.1, New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, STC Ranvet S., Gr.1.
Boathouse, by Habitat. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7Â¼f, 1m, Newbury Radley S., 3d Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.2. Half-sister to BIREME(dam of YAWL), BUOY, ANCHOR(dam of SEA ANCHOR), FLUKE, BALINGER, KEDGE. Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 4 winners, inc:-
DRY DOCK(High Line). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 1Â½m, Chester Vase, Gr.3, 2d York Great Voltigeur S., Gr.2, 3d The St Leger, Gr.1. Sire.
Mail Boat. Unraced. Dam of-
MAIL THE DESERT(Desert Prince). 2 wins at 2, Â£50,557, â¬197,701, Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.1, 3d Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1.