The Head


Account of CURRAGHMORE STUD, Hamilton (As Agent).



Foaled 24th November 2000

Chestnut C


I 705

Branded: nr sh; 66 over 0 off sh

Daggers Drawn* (USA)



Sharpen Up


Doubly Sure


Sun and Shade


Northern Dancer



Mariella (AUS)



Luskin Star

Kaoru Star


Grey Mop*

Miss Apollo

Swiftly Morgan*



Persian Book*


DAGGERS DRAWN (USA) (Chestnut 1995-Stud in NZ 1999, Ire. 2000). Joint third on The 1995 European 2YO Classification. 3 wins at 2, £87,296, Doncaster Laurent Perrier Champagne S., Gr.2, Goodwood Richmond S., Gr.2. Out of SP Sun and Shade, half-sister to SW Madame Dubois (Doncaster Park Hill S., Gr.2, Longchamp Prix de Royallieu, Gr.2). Closely related to SW Mill on the Floss. His oldest progeny are now yearlings. 


1st dam

MARIELLA, by Covetous. Placed up to 1100m in Aust. Half-sister to Biscapol, Miss Alaska, Blazing Hooves, Lady Hialeah (dam of RED CHIFFON, Heidi, Golden Step). This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Dam of five foals to race, inc:-

Ogedei (g. by Genghiz*). 7 wins from 1350m to 1650m, 3d QTC Lord Rego H.

Jibella (f. by Waajib*). Placed up to 1600m to 2000-01.

Rosemonde (f. by Monde Bleu*). Placed at 1200m in 2000-01 in Aust.


2nd dam

MISS APOLLO, by Swiftly Morgan*. 5 wins from 1100m to 1900m in Aust. Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Biscapol (Biscay). 16 wins-1 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, AJC Kensington H., STC Tiny Tots S., Snuff Welter H., Kelso H., The Minstrel H., 2d STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, BATC JT Delaney Quality H., Gr.3, 3d STC Magic Night Quality H., Gr.3, Clarence RJC Ramornie H., L.

Miss Alaska (Biscay). 4 wins-3 at 2-at 900m, 1000m, AJC Caringbah H., RAAF H., STC Sylvanvale H., 2d ACT RC Black Opal S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Fleet Slipper. Unraced. Dam of-

Narooma Guy (Genghiz*). 14 wins from 1800m to 3450m, A$192,940, QTC Brisbane Hilton H., BTC XXXX H., 3d Sunshine CTC Corbould Park Anniversary Cup, L.

Blazing Hooves (Biscay). 9 wins-1 at 2-up to 1400m, Clairwood Leads H., Sprint H., Greyville King Willow H., Saville H., Scottsville Welcome S., 2d Greyville Durban Nursery S., L, 3d TBA Newmarket Sprint H., L.

Gypsy Miss. 13 wins-3 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, A$112,160, AJC Greenacre H., Randwick Festival H., El Alamein H., Mount Pleasant H., Leslie G Rouse H., PH Osborne H., Cyril Angles H., STC Tod Maid H.

Lady Hialeah. Raced twice. Dam of-

RED CHIFFON (Sovereign Red). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$296,805, A$128,900, Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, ARC Queen Elizabeth S., L, STC Rosehill International Hotel S.H., L, BATC Labour Day Cup, L, 2d Manawatu Cup, Gr.3, Rotorua Cup, Gr.3, CJC Warstep S., L, Meadow Mushrooms 3YO Championship S., L, Egmont RC Evergreen S., L, 3d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, Great Northern Oaks, Gr.2, Gold Coast TC Prime Minister's Cup, Gr.2, 4th ARC DB Draught Classic, Gr.1, BATC Fourex Cup, Gr.1. Producer.

Heidi (Sovereign Red). 2 wins at 1200m, City Tatt's RC A Punch H., AJC Wattle H., 3d STC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3. Producer.

Golden Step (Sovereign Red). 6 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$261,200, AJC Smirnoff Vodka H., 2d STC Frank Underwood Cup, L, Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Gold Cup, L, NSW Tatt's RC Tattersall's Club Cup, L-twice, 3d STC Five Star Studs Quality S.H., L.