Black Thorn

Account of WESTBURY STUD, Karaka (As Agent).



Foaled 12th September 2013

Bay Gelding



Branded: gonhnr sh; 99 over 3 off sh


Redwood (GB)


High Chaparral

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer



Arum Lily


Mr. Prospector




Veva Girl (AUS)


Fastnet Rock



Piccadilly Circus

Royal Academy



Sadler's Wells


Handy Proverb

1st dam

VEVA GIRL, by Fastnet Rock. Unraced. This is her first foal.

2nd dam

BARAWIN, by Barathea. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1350m to 2400m, A$280,050, City Tattersall's Club Cup, L, BTC Doomben Slipper S., L, STC Athol Whyburn Memorial H., 2d QTC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1, AJC Moet & Chandon H., 3d AJC Emancipation S., Gr.2, Summer Cup, Gr.3, STC Bookmakers Fixed Dollar Dividends 2YO H., 4th STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2. Sister to Saddler's Silk(dam of JEREZANA). Dam of 6 foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Healthy Blueberry. 4 wins from 1600m to 1800m, HK$3,445,675, HKJC Hollywood H., Mody H., Peony H., Sheung Tak H., 2d HKJC Quarry Bay H., Carl F Bucherer H., Perfect Color Collection H., Nanjing H.

Telecom Gogo. 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m, HKJC Pottinger H., Severn H., Merry Merry H., 2d HKJC Sha Lo Wan H., Mount Gough H., Yue Wan H., 3d HKJC Tung Lung Chau H., Arc de Triomphe Championships H.

3rd dam

Portview, by Handy Proverb. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, 3d AJC Reginald Allen H., L, Walter Swinburn H. Half-sister to Tranquil Love (dam of BRIEF EMBRACE). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

BARAWIN(Barathea). 3 wins. See above.

Saddler's Silk(Barathea). 2 wins at 2, A$93,650, BTC Bin 555 Shiraz Scomeld 2YO Fillies H., STC Riverwood Legion & Community Club 2YO H., 2d GCTC Ken Russell Memorial Classic, L, 3d QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, BTC Westfield H., 4th BTC Classic, Gr.3. Dam of-

JEREZANA(Lonhro). 5 wins to 1300m, A$317,700, Clarence River JC Ramornie H., L, Scone RC Yarraman Park H., STC Rosehill Gardens Event Centre P., Freeway Hotel Texas Poker H., 2d BRC Glenlogan Park S., Gr.3, VRC Crown Promenade S., L, STC Freeway's Great Steaks P., 3d ATC Toy Show H., L, Wyong RC Mona Lisa S., L, 4th BRC Dane Ripper S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Badajoz(Commands). Winner at 2 in 2014-15, 2d SAJC National S., Gr.3, 4th MRC Redoute's Choice S., L.

Fort Lavinia. 7 wins to 1500m, A$120,595, WATC Gypsy Frolic H., Legal Cup, Emu Bitter Drovers H., Farranfore H., Fresh is Best H.

Sunday Delight. 3 wins from 1600m to 1800m, HKJC Norfolk H., Chevalier Pacific Coffee H., Willow H., 2d HKJC Russell H., 3d HKJC Shaanxi H.

Portrayal. Raced once. Dam of-

Bradman(Charge Forward). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$242,105, to 2014-15, Bendigo Guineas, 2d ATC Super Saver 2YO P., Pro-Ride H., Mossman at Vinery H., 3d ATC Carbine Club S., Gr.3.

Zaragoza - Ghost Cry(Mal.) (Charge Forward). Winner at 2, Waikato RC Placemakers Hamilton 2YO H., 3d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3.