Never Back Down

Account of WESTBURY STUD, Karaka (As Agent).



Foaled 4th October 2014

Bay Colt


C 66

Branded: gonhnr sh; 169 over 4 off sh


Makfi (GB)



Dubai Millennium

Seeking the Gold




Green Desert


Irish Valley

Irish River


Show Exhibit (AUS)




Northern Dancer


His Majesty



Deputy Minister

Golden Oriole

Northern Dancer

MAKFI (GB) (Bay 2007-Stud 2011). 4 wins-1 at 2, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Sire of 248 rnrs, 146 wnrs, inc. SW Make Believe (Long- champ Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1), Sofia Rosa, Marky Mark, Noor Al Hawa, Maimara, Cornwallville, Hursley, Imposing Lass, SP Bletchley, Qatar Dream, Return of the Mak - Beauty Flare (H.K.), Astrelle, Massa Lu, Moderah, Edya, Make Fast, Nelspruit, Czar, Fabricate, Miss Fi, etc.

1st dam

SHOW EXHIBIT, by Danehill. Unraced. This is her sixth living foal. Her fifth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of four foals to race, all winners-

General Exhibit (g. by General Nediym). 6 wins to 1300m, A$189,400, BRC Channel Seven H., Qld Barrier Trials on Sky H., Qld Tatt's RC SouthbankInsurance Brokers H., BRC Superior Pak H., 4th Gold Coast Guineas,Gr.3.

Florid Affair (f. by Sebring). Winner at 2, ATC Become an ATC Sponsor 2YO P., 3d ATC Emerald Hills Estate 2YO P.

Display (g. by Mossman). 4 wins to 1200m in Aust.

Coup Overbaked (g. by More Than Ready). 2 wins at 1350m, 1400m.

2nd dam

JAPONILA, by Dehere. Unraced. Half-sister toCASTLE GANDOLFO,Devon-wood, Sunny Morning (dam ofSHIROKITA CROSS), Dance Fever (dam ofESTRELA MONARCHOS). Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Tenfold. 5 wins to 1550m, A$100,075, STC Hyland Racecolours H.

Moon Mambo. 3 wins to 1550m, STC Matador Bullbars & Towbars H.

3rd dam

GOLDEN ORIOLE, by Northern Dancer. Winner at 6f, Curragh Stewards H. Sister toEL GRAN SENOR,TRY MY BEST,Compliance, Bella Senora (dam ofD'ARROS,NAPOLI), three-quarter-sister to Danthonia (dam ofZANTE), Russian Ballet (dam ofDR JOHNSON), Carillon Miss (dam ofBLU AIR FORCE,BLU CARILLON,BLU AIR GUN,TRY MY SEGNOR), Lotta Lace (dam ofFUSAICHI PANDORA), half-sister toSOLAR. Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

CASTLE GANDOLFO(Gone West). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 1m, £117,143, €6,301, 160,000fr., US$18,950, Curragh Beresford S.,Gr.3, Lingfield International Trial S., 2d Doncaster Racing Post Trophy,Gr.1, Criterium de Saint-Cloud,Gr.1, 3d Curragh Solonaway S.,L. Sire.

Devonwood(Woodman). 4 wins from 9f to 1½m, US$248,345, 2d Belmont Manhattan H.,Gr.1, Lawrence Realization S.,Gr.3, 3d Hollywood Park Sunset H.,Gr.2, 4th Santa Anita San Juan Capistrano H.,Gr.1. Sire.

Funoon. Winner at 1½m in GB. Dam of-

Colony(Statue of Liberty). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1½m, Royal Ascot King George V H., Sandown Bet365.com H., 3d Belmont Double Feint S.,L, 4th Belmont Bowling Green H.,Gr.2, Oak Tree Lure S.,L.

Sunny Morning. Raced twice. Dam of-

SHIROKITA CROSS(Tamamo Cross). 3 wins-1 at 2, Hanshin Kobe ShimbunHai,Jpn-2, 3d Kyoto Sports Nippon Sho Kyoto Kimpai,Jpn-3.

Dance Fever. Unraced. Dam of-

ESTRELA MONARCHOS(Monarchos). Champion Older Female in Brazil in 2013-14. 7 wins from 1300m to 2400m in Brazil, Gavea G.P. Roberto e Nelson Grimaldi Seabra,Gr.1, G.P. Oswaldo Aranha,Gr.2.