Nuclear Option

Account of WHITE ROBE LODGE, Mosgiel (As Agent).

(The property of D. Duff-Staniland & D. R. Lawrence)



Foaled 21st September 2017

Bay Filly



Branded: hrseshoenr sh; 6 over 7 off sh


Ghibellines (AUS)



Giant's Causeway

Storm Cat




Elusive Quality

Gone West










Kaoru Star

Emerald Fire

Honor Grades


Gem Fire

Noble Bijou

GHIBELLINES (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2015). Winner at 2, A$272,700, ATC Todman S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Danehill S., Gr.2, ATC Canonbury S., L, 4th ATC Breeders' P., L. Half-brother to SW Guelph (ATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1) and to the dam of SP Coruscate. Out of SW Camarilla (AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1), a blood-sister to SW Sepoy. Sire of El Gladiador and of the placegetters Minnallines, Ranger, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.

1st dam

ZIGALONG, by Danzighill. 2 wins at 1400m, 1800m, 3d QTC CE Environmental Solutions H. Half-sister to INFERNO , ORTEM FIRE , Ronnie , Unfurl . This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Dam of five foals to race, all winners-

Cannyzing (g. by Canny Lad). 2 wins at 2 at 1000m, 1200m, BRC Mount Franklin 2YO H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Breakfast Creek Hotel S., L , 3d BRC The Phoenix S., L , Canadian Club H., Kendrick Racing H.

Walwa (f. by Magic Albert). 4 wins at 1400m, 1640m, BRC GA Season Pass P., 3d BRC R&W Wilston H., Ipswich TC Queensland Times Cup.

Holbrook (g. by Ocean Park). 3 wins at 1800m, 2200m in 2018-19, 2d BRC Jim Beam H., 3d Ipswich TC Schweppes H.

Blazing Ally (f. by Magic Albert). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust.

Clearfield (f. by Jimmy Choux). Winner at 1300m in 2017-18 in Aust.

2nd dam

EMERALD FIRE, by Honor Grades. 4 wins 1600m to 2000m, CJC Robbies Bar & Bistro H., Canterbury Draught H., 2d CJC Aries HD Perennial Ryegrass H., Kennels H. Dam of 11 named foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

INFERNO (Yamanin Vital). 10 wins 1400m to 2200m, NZ$251,088, Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.3 -twice, 2d Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3 , 3d WRC Trentham S., Gr.3 , Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L , Matamata RC Stanley Group S., L , Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L , North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L . Producer.

ORTEM FIRE (Gallant Guru). Joint Top Filly on the 2012-13 NZ 3YO Free H (1600m+). 5 wins 1335m to 1600m, NZ$86,435, CJC Inglewood S., L , Southland RC Summer Cup, 2d Otago RC New Zealand Bloodstock Airfreight S., L , CJC Warstep S., L , Southland Guineas, L .

Unfurl (Raise the Flag). 5 wins 1600m to 2400m, A$204,990, MRC Herald Sun P., 3d SAJC Port Adelaide Cup, L , Warrnambool Cup, L .

Ronnie (Seasoned Star). 5 wins 2000m to 2400m, NZ$8,500, A$105,100, WATC King Brian H., Caliway H., 2d WATC Tattersall's Cup, L .

Upclosenpersonal. 4 wins 1355m to 1600m, Otago RC Harley's Bar & Bistro H., 3d Otago RC Fraser MacAndrew Ryan H., Sharp H. Dam of-

Gallant Defender. 3 wins at 1400m, 2200m, Otago RC Wingatui Function Centre H., Wide Span Sheds H., 3d CJC NZB South Island Sale H.

Megagem. 3 wins at 1200m, Otago RC Arthur Barnetts H. Dam of 2 winners-

One More Again. 5 wins at 1200m, 1500m to 2018-19 in Macau.

Champagne Friday. Winner at 1600m in 2017-18, 2d MRC Steller.com.au P.

3rd dam

Gem Fire , by Noble Bijou. 5 wins 1600m to 2025m, 2d Otago Mannequin S., L , CJC Dave & Jan Kerr H. Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Dicktator. 6 wins 2200m to 3000m, NZ$10,825, A$131,072, QTC CEB BarnesP.