Dam: Special Favour
Foaled: Aug 23, 2017
Trainer: Barry Goodwin
So much to like about this colt, he’s big, strong and super athletic. Half-brother to the exciting Mr Quickie who is a winning machine! We can’t wait to see him hit the track.
MY PREDICTION (AUS)
|Bay Gelding||Foaled in 2017|
NOSTRADAMUS (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2016). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$404,130, ATC San Domenico S., Gr.3, SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3, Gold Coast Guineas, Gr.3, 2d ATC Roman Consul S., Gr.2. Half-brother to SW Star Witness (VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1). Sire of Clairvoyance, Look to the Future, Seeress, Tinker McPhee and of the placegetters Famus Fella, Foresight, Johnny Thunder, Lampus, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.
SPECIAL FAVOUR, by General Nediym. Winner at 2200m, WATC Yellowglen Cup Day at Ascot H. Half-sister to GAME KEEPER. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-
MR QUICKIE (g. by Shamus Award). 10 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$1,686,050, to 2020-21, BRC Queensland Derby, Gr.1, MRC Toorak H., Gr.1, VRC Seppelt Wines H., MRC VOBIS Gold Heath S., MRC (Mornington) Mornington Guineas, MRC Clanbrooke Racing H., SAJC Wolf Blass Wines H., Pakenham RC Grand Vue Springlands H., 2d MRC Memsie S., Gr.1, Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2, MRC VOBIS Gold Heath, Tile Importer H., 3d VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.1, South Australian Derby, Gr.1.
Recognise (f. by Zoustar). Placed at 2 & 3 to 2019-20 in Aust.
MY TUSKER, by Volksraad. Joint third top filly on The 2004-05 NZ 3YO Free H. 6 wins from 1600m to 2100m, NZ$266,675, A$16,000, ARC Championship S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2, Waikato RC Seafood Bazaar H., ARC Ellerslie.co.nz 3YO H., 2d Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, ARC Peccadillo's Sports Bars Juvenile S., 3d WRC Wellington S., Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Bluewater Hotel H., 4th ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, STC Arrowfield Stud S., Gr.1. Half-sister to Platinum Passion (dam of TRIBAL WISDOM). Dam of 9 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-
GAME KEEPER (Fastnet Rock). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, A$224,000, to 2019-20, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, L, VRC Efficient H., MRC Ladbrokes Multiverse 2YO P., SAJC Terry Howe Printing H., 3d VRC Aurie's Star H., Gr.3, MRC Heatherlie S., L.
Special Favour. Winner. See above.
Total Secret. Winner at 1600m, 3d WATC Westspeed 3YO H.
Liberado. 2 wins at 1600m, R224,275, to 2019-20 in South Africa.
Shining Jewel. Unraced. Dam of-
Golgotha. 6 wins from 1500m to 2200m, A$115,805, WATC Tabtouch H., Ascend Sales Trophies H., 2d WATC Peacock Bros H., Crown Towers H., 3d WATC Melbourne Cup Tour Dinner 2YO P., WATC Off the Track H.
STELLA ARTOIS, by Star Way. Unraced. Half-sister to BREW, BUBBLE,
MY TUSKER (Volksraad). 6 wins. See above.
Platinum Passion (Redoute's Choice). 4 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$3,050, A$208,763, MRC Perri Cutten P., VRC Hilton Nicholas H., MVRC Printhouse Graphics H., 2d VRC Matron S., Gr.3, SAJC Centaurea S., L, MRC Ahern's at Highways After the Last H., 3d MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, Whangarei Cup, 4th MRC David Jones Cup, Gr.3. Dam of-
TRIBAL WISDOM (Makfi). 4 wins to 1400m, A$281,175, Gosford Guineas, L, VRC Off the Track Subzero H., ATC Nathan's Famous Hotdogs H., 2d ATC Tab.com.au H., 3d MRC Mypunter.com H., 4th GCTC Australian Turf Club Trophy H., L.
Carib. 4 wins from 1600m to 2100m, Avondale JC Cato Bolam Consultants H., 2d Matamata RC Mitre 10 H., 3d Waikato RC NZI Insurance H. Producer.
Star Tycoon. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-
Courte Noire. Unraced. Dam of-
COURTE ZARINDI (Any Suggestion). 4 wins from 1350m to 2000m, NZ$93,335, Otago RC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance S., L, CJC Warstep S., L, Southland RC Aon Insurance Brokers H., 3d CJC NZB Insurance S., L, Southland Guineas, L, CJC NZB Ready to Run Sale S.
HORLICKS, by Three Legs. Top filly on The 1989-90 Australasian 4YO+ Classification. 17 wins from 1200m to 2400m, NZ$3,411,682, A$625,000, ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1-twice, DB Draught Classic, Gr.1-twice, VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2, Wanganui JC Tim Rogers S., Gr.3, ARC Alison S., L, Cambridge JC Dulcie S., L, Japan Cup, L, ARC Fay, Richwhite H., Waikato RC White Horse Whisky H., Paeroa RC Daily Freightways H., 2d ARC Air New Zealand S., Gr.1, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, Waikato RC International S., Gr.2, Taranaki S., Gr.3, HBJC Byerley Thoroughbred S., L, Avondale JC Allegra Park S., L, Marton JC Metric Mile, L, 3d STC BMW S., Gr.1, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., L, 4th BOP RC Owens Japan-New Zealand International Trophy, Gr.2. Half-sister to Hit the Mark,
BREW (Sir Tristram). Champion Stayer in Australia in 2000-01. 7 wins from 1600m to 3200m, NZ$200, A$2,384,290, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, Saab H., Gr.2, Japan Trophy H., L, Birthday H., MVRC Slattery Australia H., Strathayr H., 2d Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2, VRC Birdcage Carpark H., Stayers' H., Flemington Hill Stand H., VATC Yangtze H., Beer Street H., MVRC Kevin Langby H., 4th QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1.
BUBBLE (Sir Tristram). Champion Older Female Stayer in NZ in 1997-98. 4 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$184,960, A$6,000, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Fricante H., Hawkes Bay Panache Hair Designs 3YO Fillies H., 2d ARC Japan Racing Association Classic, Gr.1, Avondale Gold Cup, Gr.1, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, 3d ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Matamata RC Jack Lindsay H.
Fly the Flag. 2 wins at 1400m, 2200m in NZ. Dam of-
SOLO FLYER (Belong to Me). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$480,825, STC Ajax S., Gr.2, Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3, AJC Canon Employees Rock 2YO H., St Patrick's Raceday H., 2d AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, STC Premiere S., Gr.2, BTC Lord Mayor's Cup, Gr.3, 3d AJC Royal Sovereign S., Gr.2. Sire.
Latte. Placed at 3 in NZ. Dam of-
FIUMICINO (Zabeel). Top of the 2006-07 Australasian 3YO Classification (long). 7 wins from 1600m to 2400m, A$3,102,035, Australian Derby, Gr.1, STC BMW S., Gr.1, Hill S., Gr.2, ATC Frank Underwood Cup, L, WJ McKell Cup, L, 2d ATC Winter Cup, L, 3d AJC Metropolitan H., Gr.1, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, AJC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3, ATC Christmas Cup, L, Sky High S., L, Bendigo Cup, L.
Tsikory. Unraced. Dam of-
ARETHA (Charm Spirit). Equal Third Leading NZ 2YO Filly on 2018-19 International Ratings. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, NZ$184,250, to 2019-20, Matamata Breeders S., Gr.2, Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3, 2d Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, 3d ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, BOP RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H.
Tipple. Unraced. Dam of-
TREMEC (Zabeel). 9 wins from 1900m to 3500m, A$711,295, to 2019-20, ATC Chairman's H., Gr.2-twice, Randwick City S., L, Canterbury Park H., Like Us on Facebook H., Valhalla Village H., 2d ATC Chairman's H., Gr.2, 3d ATC NE Manion Cup, Gr.3, 4th Wyong Gold Cup, L.
Zambuca. Unraced. Dam of-
Baltika. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-
SACRED ELIXIR (Pour Moi). Champion 2YO in NZ in 2015-16. Top Male on The 2015-16 NZ 2YO Free H. 5 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 2050m, NZ$66,350, A$943,150, HK$409,200, BRC JJ Atkins S., Gr.1, Moonee Valley Vase, Gr.2, MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, BRC Bundaberg Rum 2YO H., ARC NZ Bloodstock Insurance Pearl Series 2YO S., 2d VRC Victoria Derby, Gr.1, HKJC BOC Life H., 4th ARC Karaka 3YO Mile, RL.