King Johannes

Account of CURRAGHMORE STUD, Hamilton (As Agent).

(The property of Braided River Thoroughbreds)



Foaled 22nd September 2001

Bay C


  I 696

Branded: nr sh; 23 over 1 off sh

SireGreen DesertDanzigNorthern Dancer
Cape Cross* (IRE) Foreign CourierSir Ivor
1994Park AppealAhonoora*Lorenzaccio*
DamClay HeroProud KnightVain
Tivoli Hero Cameo BelleBletchingly
1994IndisputeCopenhagen II*Royal Charger
  Ancroft LassBattle-Waggon*


CAPE CROSS (IRE) (Bay 1994-Stud in Ire. 2000, NZ 2000). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, £245,650, 400,000fr., Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.2, Goodwood Celebration Mile S., Gr.2, 3d Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1. Half-brother to the dams of SW Diktat (Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.1) and SW Kareymah. Out of SW Park Appeal (Newmarket Cheveley Park S., Gr.1). 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 third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race.


2nd dam

INDISPUTE, by Copenhagen II*. Placed up to 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to REPUTED, Classy Gem (dam of MISS ETOILE, Dancing Marlin). 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, 4th Cadbury 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, 3d VATC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, 4th Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, VATC Mercedes-Benz H., L.

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

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


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.

Evain. Unplaced. Grandam of Royal Sencherec (Stylish Century).

Classy Gem. Unraced. Dam of-

MISS ETOILE (Danseur Etoile*). 7 wins-1 at 2-up to 1400m, NZ$100,135, A$7,000, HBJC 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.

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

KAPISTON (Lake Coniston*). 2 wins at 2, NZ$117,550, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Fayette Park Stud H., 3d Manawatu Sires Produce S., Gr.1, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3.