The Big Sleep

Account of BLANDFORD LODGE, Matamata (As Agent).

(The property of W. G. & H. G. Bax)



Foaled 21st September 2012

Bay Colt


B 56

Branded: bbinonr sh; 78 over 2 off sh


Rip Van Winkle (IRE)



Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer

Urban Sea


Looking Back



Mustique Dream

Don't Forget Me







No Finer

Kaoru Star

Katie O'Neill


Sir Tristram

Polly Soleil

Roi Soleil

1st dam

DULCINE'E, by Pins. Unraced. Half-sister toSHE WILL BE LOVED,Thorn Dancer,Mya, Red Queen (dam ofLUKE'S LUCK). This is her first foal.

2nd dam

KATIE O'NEILL, by Zabeel. Unraced. Half-sister toSOLEIL ROUGE,BLACK SUN, Soleil Etoile (dam ofSILKY RED BOXER). Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

SHE WILL BE LOVED(Strategic). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1600m, A$268,725, VRC Edward Manifold S.,Gr.2, Festive Season 2YO P., 2d VRC Haymaker H., MVRC Gillies Famous Pies 2YO H. Producer.

Thorn Dancer(Thorn Park). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$129,950, WATC Carlton Mid H., Westspeed 3YO H., 2d Western Australian Guineas,Gr.2.

Mya(Desert King). 2 wins at 1600m, 2050m, MVRC Visy Closed Loop H., 3d VRC Imperial Leather S.,L, MVRC Night & Day Communications H.

Red Queen. 4 wins to 1400m, A$128,650, AJC Nissan Diesel Trucks H. Dam of-

LUKE'S LUCK(Show a Heart). 3 wins at 2, A$577,350, WATC Karrakatta P.,Gr.2, Sires' Produce S.,Gr.3, 2d WATC Prince of Wales S.,Gr.3, Supremacy S.,L, 3d WATC Lee Steere S.,Gr.2.

3rd dam

POLLY SOLEIL, by Roi Soleil. Winner at 1¼m in GB. Sister toPOLLY'S BROTHER. Dam of 8 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

SOLEIL ROUGE(Red Tempo). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1900m, NZ$163,330, ARC Great Northern Challenge S.,Gr.2. Grandam of-

ALL THRILLS TOO(St Covet). 8 wins at 1000m, 1200m, Hong Kong Sprint,Gr.1, HKJC International Sprint Trial H.,HK-3.

ADALINE(Court of Jewels). 4 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$162,025, ARC Royal S.,Gr.2, 2d ARC New Zealand S.,Gr.1.

GOTTA HAVE HEART(Show a Heart). 7 wins to 1550m, A$312,805, MRC Victoria H.,Gr.3, Sandown S.,Gr.3.

CROSSYOURHEART(Show a Heart). Top filly on the 2006-07 NZ 2YO Free H. 6 wins, Waikato RC New Zealand Bloodstock Classique,RL.

BLACK SUN(Otehi Bay). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$77,395, A$34,720, Marton JC Metric Mile,Gr.3, 3d VATC Toorak H.,Gr.1.

Light of Night. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Grandam of-

DAO DAO(Shinko Forest). 7 wins in Aust. and HK, STC Royal Parma S.,L.

Soleil Etoile. Unraced. Dam of-

SILKY RED BOXER(Casual Lies). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2000m, BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy,Gr.2.

Staryn Glenn. Placed at 3. Dam of-

MALANDRINO - BEST SHOW(H.K.) (Darci Brahma). 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m to 2012-13, Manawatu Classic,Gr.3.