First Experience

Account of ABDERRY LTD., Pukekohe.



Foaled 26th September 2000

Bay C


H 339

Branded: nr sh; 12 over 0 off sh

Bijou d'Inde* (GB)


Cadeaux Genereux

Young Generation


Smarten Up

Sharpen Up



Northern Dancer



Tivoli Hero


Clay Hero

Proud Knight


Cameo Belle



Copenhagen II*

Royal Charger

Ancroft Lass



BIJOU D'INDE (GB) (Chestnut 1993-Stud in GB 1998, NZ 1999). Third on The 1996 International 3YO Classification (Intermediate). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 7f, 1m, £281,953, Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1, 2d Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Hebridean. Sire of Farouche, Galaxy Jewel, Grange Clare, My Bijou, Saphir Indien and of the placegetters Jewel of India, Philgirl, etc. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are now yearlings. 


1st dam

TIVOLI HERO, by Clay Hero. Placed up to 1200m. Half-sister to HAVELOCK'S PRIDE, BASKERVILLE, Betty Behave (dam of SPARKS). This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.


2nd dam

INDISPUTE, by Copenhagen II*. Placed up to 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to REPUTED, Classy Gem (dam of MISS ETOILE). Dam of 6 named foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

HAVELOCK'S PRIDE (Gondolier). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$185,450, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3, Ripponlea H., John's Hope H., Gold Coast TC Goldmarket H., VATC Kilsyth H., 2d VATC JJ Liston S., Gr.2, Peter Jackson S., Aquanita H., 4th Australian Guineas, Gr.1. Sire.

BASKERVILLE (Bassenthwaite*). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, VRC Carbine Club S.H., L, ARC American Airlines Juvenile H., 2d Te Aroha JC Star Way S., Gr.3, Matamata Veterinary Services Juvenile H., 3d VATC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Nrm Progress Sprint H., 4th Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, VATC Mercedes-Benz H., L.

Betty Behave. Winner at 1400m, 2d BATC Toondah Maiden H. Dam of-

SPARKS (Thunder Gulch*). 2 wins at 2, A$132,635, AJC Breeders' P., L, STC Bowlers' Club of NSW H., 3d VATC Mercedes-Benz Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, AJC Moet & Chandon H.


3rd dam

ANCROFT LASS, by Battle-Waggon*. Unraced. Sister to BATTLE EVE (dam of KING DELAMERE), MAJOR BATTLE, half-sister to CREST STAR, COMMISSIONAIRE. Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

REPUTED (Diagramatic*). 11 wins-4 at 2-from 1200m to 2450m, A$268,337, VRC Moomba P., Gr.3, Spring Classics Preview H., L, Ballarat Cup, L, 2d QTC Grand Prix S., Gr.2, MVRC Waterford Crystal Mile H., Gr.3, 3d Queensland Derby, Gr.1, VATC Easter Cup, Gr.3.

Classy Gem. Unraced. Dam of-

MISS ETOILE (Danseur Etoile*). 7 wins-1 at 2-up to 1400m, HBJC Anthony G Cavanagh Gold Trail S., Gr.3, Rotorua RC McGill WFA S., Gr.3, 2d Rotorua RC McGill WFA S., Gr.3. Dam of-

ZETOILE (Balmerino). 5 wins from 1300m to 2400m, A$184,395, Qld Tatt's RC Winter S., L, 2d Gold Coast TC Silk Stocking H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Mile S., L, 4th VRC HongkongBank S., L. Producer.

Kapetoile. 3 wins at 1400m, DB Draught Counties Contest H. Dam of-

KAPISTON (Lake Coniston*). Joint second on The 2000-2001 NZ 2YO Free H. 2 wins at 2, NZ$117,550, in 2000-01, ARC Ford Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, 3d Manawatu Sires Produce S., Gr.1, Masterton RC Faltaat Lowland S., Gr.3.