Account of DORMELLO STUD, Ohaupo.



Foaled 12th November 2007

Bay Filly


B 20

Branded: donbarnr sh; 51 over 7 off sh


Duelled (AUS)


Redoute's Choice



Shantha's Choice

Canny Lad

Leica Pretender

Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Pretend to Leica






Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Lady Giselle


Desert Love

Home Guard




1st dam

ZABRINA, by Zabeel. Raced once. Half-sister to SAMASAAN, Love in Roses, Desert Strike (dam of REAL TIME). This is her tenth foal. Her ninth foal is a 2YO. Dam of five foals to race, three winners-

Zahdeal(g. by Haayil). 9 wins from 1000m to 1600m, US$6,000, NZ$113,242, ARC Lindauer Special Reserve Sydney Turf Club H., Trident Tavern H., WRC North Island Challenge S.H., Cambridge JC Presland Tocker Insurance H., Matamata RC Fayette Park 3YO S.H., Cambridge JC Supporters H., 2d WRC Wellington S., Gr.3, 3d Levin S.H., L.

Winnessy (g. by Cape Cross). Winner at 2, ARC NZ Bloodstock Carnival Sale S.

Kruger (g. by Volksraad). 3 wins at 1200m, 1300m in NZ and Aust.

Zanadu (f. by Haayil). Placed at 3.

Kybo (f. by Keeper). Placed at 2 & 3 to 2008-09, 3d BOP RC Fitouts 2YO H.

2nd dam

DESERT LOVE, by Home Guard. Unraced. Half-sister to APOLLO NINE, Laxmi (dam of ENSTONE SPARK), Bundling (dam of BABY BOURBON), Reluctant (dam of TEMPLE FRONT). Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

SAMASAAN(Zamazaan). 7 wins from 2000m to 3200m, NZ$177,290, A$12,000, Wellington Cup, Gr.1, New Zealand Cup, Gr.2, Timaru RC Park Hill Breeders' H., CJC Shipleys Video Otaio P., 4th AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, WRC Trentham S., Gr.3.

Love in Roses(Conquistarose). Winner at 2, 3d Ashburton CRC John Grigg S., L, Gore RC Princess Mellay S., L. Producer.

Desert Strike. 2 wins at 2, HBJC East Coast Contractors Juvenile S. Dam of-

REAL TIME(Desert Sun). 7 wins to 1450m, A$213,235, SAJC New Year's Gift, L, Clipsal Sprint H., MVRC Symphony Facial Tissues H., 2d SAJC Christmas H., Gr.3, Tokyo City Cup, Gr.3, CS Hayes Memorial Cup, L, City of Marion S., L, 4th SAJC Durbridge S., L.

3rd dam

COURTING, by Quorum. Unplaced. Half-sister to MILETUS, All at Sea, Maeander. Dam of 16 named foals, 14 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

APOLLO NINE(Skymaster). 18 wins from 5f to 1m, Belmont Fort Marcy H., L, Goodwood Stewards' Cup H., L, Hawthorne Chicago H., L.

Laxmi. 4 wins at 2, Newmarket Chesterfield S., Suffolk Nursery H. Dam of-

ENSTONE SPARK(Sparkler). 5 wins-4 at 2-from 5f to 1m, The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, York Lowther S., Gr.3, Kempton Arabella S.

Sea Flavour. Unraced. Dam of-

SEA'S VALLEY(Val de l'Orne). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2200m, Rome Premio Signorino, L, Gran Handicap del Centenario, L.

Reluctant. Unplaced. Dam of-

TEMPLE FRONT(Memento). 10 wins-4 at 2-to 1400m, Illawarra TC Brambles Classic H., Gr.3, Newcastle JC Penfolds Classic S., Gr.3.