Original Gangster

Account of WELLFIELD LODGE, Palmerston North.



Foaled 16th September 2014

Bay Colt



Branded: wl2nr sh; 23 over 4 off sh


Road to Rock (AUS)


Encosta de Lago

Fairy King

Northern Dancer

Shoal Creek

Star Way




Miss Silca Key

Welsh Saint





Last Tycoon

Try My Best



Star of Amarissa


Be My Guest



ROAD TO ROCK (AUS) (Bay 2004-Stud 2010). 6 wins from 1500m to 2000m, AJC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1. Sire of 40 rnrs, 16 wnrs, inc. Elvis, Road to Shangri La, Rock Mylady, Cauthen's Power, Frock, Meritaggio, Road to the Bay, Hes Callingcalling, Fortune Road - Cheerful Boy (H.K.), Humdinger, Quarry Rock, Road to Victory, Rock Royalty, Rocky Ride, Trojan, What's Up Alf and of the placegetters All Roads, etc.

1st dam

GRAPHITE, by Bigstone. Winner at 1600m. Half-sister to PADDY O'REILLY, TE AKAU SUN, Rathsallagh. This is her fifth living foal. Dam of three foals to race, two winners-

Anticipating - Big Chief (H.K.) (g. by Gold Mine). 2 wins at 1200m, Hawke's Bay Lynn Electrical 3YO H.

Lizaz (g. by Alamosa). Winner at 1200m in 2015, 3d Singapore TC Singapore Airlines Boeing 757 Novice S.

Copper Queen (f. by Shinko King). Placed to 2015-16.

2nd dam

STAR OF AMARISSA, by Assert. 2 wins in U.S.A. Half-sister to DANASURIA. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, all winners, inc:-

PADDY O'REILLY(O'Reilly). 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m, A$346,887, MRC Easter Cup, Gr.3, Albury Cup, VRC Count Chivas H., 2d Cranbourne Cup, L, VRC Slickpix Silver Bowl Final H., 3d VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.3, MRC Norman Robinson S., Gr.3, New Litho P., MVRC Prime Mover Magazine 2YO H., Leslie Short Hiskens H., VRC At Talaq H.

TE AKAU SUN(Desert Sun). 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, CJC Warstep S., L, 3d Matamata RC Mitre 10 H. Dam of-

Cougat King. 9 wins from 1200m to 2200m, A$131,553, MRC Hua H.

Rathsallagh(O'Reilly). 3 wins from 1600m to 2400m, NZ$34,225, A$161,613, VRC Brave Chief H., MRC Visit H., Brian Green H., 2d Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, ARC Bonecrusher S., L, Avondale JC Fruit World Greenlane 2YO H., 3d Wellington Guineas, Gr.2. Producer.

Tale of the Pearl. 6 wins from 1300m to 2100m in NZ and Macau, ARC KCC FM H.

3rd dam

AMARISSA, by Alydar. 2 wins in U.S.A. Half-sister to PORT ST MARY(dam of DR. W, FRISKY THUNDER, SUPER COGÑAC), Bold Citadel, Mount Holyoke (dam of WOOTTON RIVERS, MAGELLANO). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

DANASURIA(Danehill). 3 wins at 2, A$163,730, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, VATC John C Reilly H., 2d VRC Talindert H., L, Criterion H., L, VATC Norman Robinson S., L, 4th VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1. Sire.

Super Istana. 7 wins from 1200m to 1800m, Penang TC RGB Anniversary Cup, 4th Penang TC Yang di Pertua Negeri Gold Cup, L. Sire.

Ozdanz. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, AJC Centacare Cup. Dam of-

Helpmann. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, SAJC Wealth by Design H., 4th VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L.

Monroe Walk. Unplaced. Grandam of-

BEL CANTO(Sakura Bakushin O). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m to 2015, Hanshin Hochi Hai Fillies' Revue, Gr.2, KBS Kyoto Sho Fantasy S., Gr.3, Kokura TV Nishinippon Corporation Sho Kitakyushu Kinen, Gr.3, Niigata Ibis Summer Dash, Gr.3, 2d Kokura Nisai S., Gr.3.