Account of WOODRIDGE FARM, Matamata.
Foaled 27th September 2004
Branded: nr sh; 33 over 4 off sh
SAN LUIS (AUS) (Bay 1998-Stud 2002). Joint top colt on The 2000-2001 NZ 2YO Free H. 3 wins at 2, NZ$181,850, Manawatu Sires Produce S., Gr.1, Taranaki RC Ford 2YO Classic, Gr.3, 2d ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Matamata RC Fairview Ford Slipper, L. Half-brother to SW Eastern Music. Sire of Southern Belle and of the placegetters Star of Luis, etc. His oldest progeny are now 3YOs.
CHIMING IN, by Niniski. Winner at 6f in GB. Half-sister to ABSENT CHIMES. This is her sixth foal. Dam of three foals to race, two winners, inc:-
Sense the Magic (g. by Kashani). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2450m, 3d Arlington (SAF) Glenlair Trophy.
Lucky Gift (g. by Defensive Play). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Mal.
RIVER CHIMES, by Forlorn River. Unplaced. Sister to RAPID RIVER, half-sister to Noble Friend - Generous Bid (Mal.). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 4 winners, inc:-
ABSENT CHIMES (Absalom). 5 wins at 2, Goodwood Molecomb S., Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot Norfolk S., Gr.3, 4th Doncaster Flying Childers S., Gr.2.
Dancing River. 13 wins from 2m to 21f, 3d Chepstow Timeform Hurdle.
Port-O-Call. Unplaced. Dam of-
Welsh Blend - Lord Archer (Mal.). 5 wins from 9f to 1Â½m, Leopardstown Lynam Brothers Stable Lads H., 2d Curragh Lucero H.
WHO-DONE-IT, by Lucero. 3 wins at 2 in GB. Half-sister to EXETER CHIMES (dam of DING DONG, CHITTAGONG, DEVON CHIMES), TINTINNABULUM, Windsor Chimes (dam of BELLE DAME, Royal Pitch, Top Drawer). Dam of 11 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-
RAPID RIVER (Forlorn River). 7 wins-4 at 2-at 5f, 6f, York Gimcrack S., Gr.2, Newcastle Seaton Delaval S., Gr.3, 2d Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.2, York Nunthorpe S., Gr.2, Ascot Cornwallis S., Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.1, Doncaster Portland H., L. Sire.
Noble Friend - Generous Bid (Mal.) (Darling Boy). 11 wins from 5Â½f to 8Â½f in GB and Mal, 3d Penang TC Yang di Pertua Negeri Gold Cup, L.
RING THE BELL, by Umidwar. Unplaced. Dam of 15 foals, 14 to race, 11 winners, inc:-
EXETER CHIMES (Devonian). 11 wins-1 at 2-in GB and Sth. Af, Greyville Champion S., Gr.1, Clairwood Winter H., Gr.2, Greyville Gold Cup, Gr.2, 2d Greyville Champion S., Gr.1. Dam of-
DING DONG (Derain). 10 wins, Kenilworth Metropolitan H., Gr.1. Sire.
DEVON CHIMES (Mystery). 5 wins from 1400m to 2800m, Turffontein Autumn Goldfields H., L, 2d Turffontein Autumn Goldfields H., L. Dam of-
Merry Chimes (Joy). 6 wins from 1000m to 2000m, 2d St Andrews Eastern Province Breeders' S., L. Dam of-
Heavenly Belle. Grandam of SUPER QUALITY (Elliodor) (Gr.1).