Eastern Cape

Account of CURRAGHMORE STUD, Hamilton (As Agent).

(The property of Fairway Thoroughbreds)



Foaled 20th September 2011

Bay Colt


G 81

Branded: scriptfnr sh; 88 over 1 off sh


Fastnet Rock (AUS)




Northern Dancer


His Majesty

Piccadilly Circus






Celebria (AUS)


Peintre Celebre


Northern Dancer

Peinture Bleue





Dancing Show


1st dam

CELEBRIA, by Peintre Celebre. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, STC Gaypak Mandarins H., 4th SAJC Queen Adelaide S.,L. Half-sister toMURJANA, River Song (dam ofNIAGARA). This is her fifth foal. Her fourth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race, two winners, inc:-

GATHERING(g. by Tale of the Cat). 4 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$995,775, WATC Railway S.,Gr.1, VRC Paris Lane S.,L, 2d AJC Spring Champion S.,Gr.1, STC Gloaming S.,Gr.3, 3d VRC Sires' Produce S.,Gr.2, MRC Norman Robinson S.,Gr.3, 4th STC Tulloch S.,Gr.2.

FLORENTINA(f. by Redoute's Choice). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1300m, A$239,200, to 2011-12, Gold Coast Guineas,Gr.3, ATC Inglis Bonus 2YO H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC Furious S.,Gr.2, ATC Silver Shadow S.,Gr.3, Australian Brewery 2YO H., 3d ATC Tea Rose S.,Gr.2.

2nd dam

TWYLA, by Danehill. Winner at 1250m, STC Mark Davis' Farewell H., 3d BTC Casino Rewards 3YO H. Three-quarter-sister toAL MAHER,PLATINUM SCISSORS,REDOUTE'S CHOICE,Superior Sateen,Monsoon Wedding(dam ofPRECIOUS LORRAINE), half-sister toHURRICANE SKY,UMATILLA,Makarova, Show Dancing (dam ofSALAMEH), Shantha's Choice (dam ofMANHATTAN RAIN,SLIDING CUBE,ECHOES OF HEAVEN). Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

MURJANA(Giant's Causeway). Winner at 2, SAJC Breeders' S.,Gr.3, 3d VRC Michael & Goldie Mazur H.

River Song. Unraced. Dam of-

NIAGARA(Encosta de Lago). 2 wins at 1500m, 1550m, A$238,580, in 2011-12, ATC Ajax S.,Gr.2, 2d MRC Sandown Guineas,Gr.2, ATC Eskimo Prince H.,L, 3d MRC Norman Robinson S.,Gr.3.

3rd dam

DANCING SHOW, by Nijinsky. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Three-quarter-sister to Russian Ballet (dam ofDR JOHNSON), Nijinsky's Best (dam ofYAGLI), half-sister toGREAT REGENT,Diamond Syl, Ladies' Day (dam ofHE'S NO PIE EATER). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

UMATILLA(Miswaki). 7 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$683,305, WATC Karrakatta P.,Gr.1, VRC Hilton on the Park S.,Gr.3, SAJC Da Costa P.,L. Sire.

HURRICANE SKY(Star Watch). 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1800m, A$876,650, AJC All Aged S.,Gr.1, VATC Blue Diamond S.,Gr.1. Sire.

Shantha's Choice. Winner at 2, 2d VATC Kilshery H. Dam of-

REDOUTE'S CHOICE(Danehill). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$1,567,850, VATC Caulfield Guineas,Gr.1, MVRC Manikato S.,Gr.1, VATC CF Orr S.,Gr.1, Blue Diamond S.,Gr.1. Champion sire.

PLATINUM SCISSORS(Danehill). 5 wins from 1400m to 2000m, AJC Spring Champion S.,Gr.1, MRC Norman Robinson S.,Gr.2. Sire.

BOBS Eligible