Account of VALACHI DOWNS, Matamata.



Foaled 5th October 2009

Bay Gelding


C 72

Branded: cvnr sh; 8 over 9 off sh




Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Sir Gaylord


Round Table

Lady Giselle


Northern Dancer


Val de Loir


La Madelina (USA)


Giant's Causeway

Storm Cat

Storm Bird

Mariah's Storm



Southern Halo




1st dam

LA MADELINA, by Giant's Causeway. Placed at 2 & 3, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Sauge Pourpree, Chantilly Prix des Dames, 3d Deauville Prix d'Oneix. Half-sister toGUERNIKA(dam ofEISHIN OSMAN),GOLDEN LIFE,PUBLIC SPEAKER,Gericault. This is her second foal. Her first foal is an unraced 3YO.

2nd dam

GOUACHE, by Southern Halo. 9 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Arg, Palermo G.P. Ciudad de Buenos Aires,Gr.1, G.P. Saturnino J. Unzue,Gr.1, Clasico Carlos Casares,Gr.2, San Isidro Clasico General Viamonte,Gr.3, Palermo Clasico General Alvear,Gr.3, Clasico General Francisco B Bosch,Gr.3-twice, Clasico General Arenales,Gr.3, 2d San Isidro G.P. Suipacha,Gr.1, Palermo G.P. Maipu,Gr.1, Clasico Venezuela,Gr.2. Sister toLA GALERIE,La Promenade, three-quarter-sister toDE TROY, half-sister toAPELES. Dam of 8 foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

GUERNIKA(Luhuk). Champion Older Mare in 2001 in Argentina. 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 2000m in Arg, San Isidro G.P. Estrellas Distaff,Gr.1, G.P. Mil Guineas,Gr.1, Palermo G.P. Polla de Potrancas,Gr.1. Dam of-

EISHIN OSMAN(Rock of Gibraltar). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, 91,456,000Â¥, to 2011, Hanshin New Zealand Trophy,Gr.2, 4th Tokyo NHK Mile Cup,Gr.1.

PUBLIC SPEAKER(Distorted Humor). 8 wins from 1m to 8½f, US$352,552, to 2010, Hawthorne Robert F Carey Memorial H.,L, Arlington Park Sea O Erin H.,L, 2d Churchill Downs Firecracker H.,Gr.2.

GOLDEN LIFE(Coronado's Quest). 3 wins at 1600m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Isola Bella,L, Chantilly Prix des Veneurs, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Parade d'Amour, 4th Longchamp Prix Casimir Delamarre,L.

Gericault(Luhuk). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m in Arg, Palermo Handicap Decorum, 2d La Plata Clasico Hipodromo de La Plata,Gr.3.

3rd dam

AQUARELLE, by Logical. 5 wins in Arg, San Isidro Clasico Omnium,L, 3d Palermo Clasico Canada,Gr.3. Sister toAlsacia, half-sister toAlaska. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, all winners, inc:-

GOUACHE(Southern Halo). 9 wins. See above.

LA GALERIE(Southern Halo). Champion 2YO filly in 1999 in Argentina. 7 wins, Palermo G.P. Saturnino J. Unzue,Gr.1, Clasico Carlos Casares,Gr.2.

APELES(Senor Pete). 4 wins at 1200m in Sth. Af. and Arg, Palermo G.P. Palermo,Gr.1, 3d Palermo G.P. de las Americas,Gr.1.

Art Deco. 3 wins in Arg. Dam of-

DE TROY(Southern Halo). 6 wins in U.S.A. and Arg, San Isidro Clasico Manuel Anasagasti,L, 2d San Isidro G.P. Estrellas Junior Sprint,Gr.1. Sire.

Bellas Artes. Unraced. Dam of-

ART ATTACK(Russian Blue). 4 wins to 2010-11 in Arg, San Isidro Clasico Congreve,Gr.3, 2d La Plata Clasico 25 de Mayo de 1810,Gr.2.