Cannonball Express

Account of WESTBURY STUD, Karaka (As Agent).



Foaled 26th September 2011

Bay Colt


C 31

Branded: gonhnr sh; 122 over 1 off sh


Al Maher (AUS)




Northern Dancer


His Majesty

Show Dancing

Don't Say Halo


Dancing Show



Espresso Cavallo (AUS)






Straight Strike

Queen of State



Brookes Cross


1st dam

ESPRESSO CAVALLO, by Lonhro. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Half-sister to Fantastic Owners. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.

2nd dam

QUEEN OF STATE, by Volksraad. 5 wins to 1300m, R305,460, Newmarket TC Gardenia H., L, 3d Newmarket TC John Breval Memorial H., L, Turffontein Fillies & Mares Sprint H., L, 4th Newmarket TC Camellia H., L. Half-sister to SPRINT BY. Dam of 4 named foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Fantastic Owners(Fantastic Light). 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$11,350, S$832,110 in Aust. and Singapore, Singapore TC Canada Cup, Open H.-3 times, Kranji C S., Spirituality Cup, Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC EW Barker Trophy, Sgp-2, Jumbo Jet Trophy, Sgp-3, Garden City Trophy, Sgp-3, 3d Singapore TC Patrons' Bowl, Sgp-1, Singapore Derby Trial, Sgp-2, Three Rings Trophy, Sgp-3, 4th Singapore 4YO Mile, Sgp-3, Singapore TC Kranji Sprint, Sgp-3, Paititi Gold Trophy, Sgp-3.

3rd dam

BROOKES CROSS, by Effervescing. Raced twice. Half-sister to FLYING PASTER, ARGOLID. Dam of 9 named foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

SPRINT BY(Kaapstad). 10 wins from 1200m to 2100m, A$1,093,280, AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1, STC Canterbury S., Gr.2, Shannon H., Gr.3, Gosford Gold Cup, Gr.3, AJC E Deas Thompson Welter H., STC Farnworth Welter H., 2d AJC All-Aged S., Gr.1, STC Frederick Clissold H., Gr.3, Christmas S., L, Royal Parma S., L, 3d NSW Tatt's RC Tramway H., Gr.3, STC Ajax S., Gr.3, 4th Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3.

QUEEN OF STATE(Volksraad). 5 wins. See above.

Elleandee. Winner at 900m in Aust. Dam of-

Ridethebreeze(Anabaa). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1300m, R195,090, 2d Scottsville Byerley Turk P., Gr.3.

4th dam

PROCNE, by Acroterion. 6 wins, Bay Meadows My Fair Lady S., L. Sister to High Renaissance (dam of GO JAY), half-sister to MESSENGER OF SONG, Magic Casements (dam of MYKAWA). Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

FLYING PASTER(Gummo). 13 wins-7 at 2, US$1,127,460, Hollywood Derby, Gr.1, Santa Anita Derby, Gr.1, Santa Anita San Antonio S., Gr.1, Del Mar Futurity S., Gr.2, Santa Anita San Pasqual H., Gr.2, San Carlos H., Gr.2, Norfolk S., Gr.2, San Vicente S., Gr.3, Sunny Slope S., Gr.3. Sire.

ARGOLID(Saros). 15 wins-1 at 2, US$504,441, Hollywood On Trust H., L.

Cloudy Seas. Unraced. Grandam of-

SOCORROCOUNTY(Katahaula County). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 6½f to 9f,US$291,386, Hastings British Columbia Cup Distaff H., L, Nanaimo H., L.

BOBS Eligible