CELESTE

 

Brown mareFoaled in 2009

SireBe My GuestNorthern DancerNearctic
PENTIRE (GB) What a TreatTudor Minstrel
1992Gull NookMill ReefNever Bend
  BemptonBlakeney
DamCentaineCenturyBetter Boy
ARIA RainbeamVain
2000OratorioOregonHalo
  Solveig's SongBakharoff

PENTIRE (GB) (1992). 8 wins, Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1. Sire of 1083 rnrs, 690 wnrs, 48 SW, inc. Xcellent (New Zealand Derby, Gr.1), (King) Mufhasa, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Shoot Out, President Lincoln, Artistica, Jacksstar, Saint Emilion, Intransigent, Narita Crystal, Cassandara Shadow, Sureasyouwereborn, Anniesstar, She's Insatiable, SP The Great Snowman, L'Amour, Rich'n Unhitched, Time After Time, Beatboy, etc.

 

1st dam

Aria, by Centaine. 4 wins at 1200m, ARC Ellerslie Nursery H., Waikato RC Foster Construction H., 2d Counties Bowl Classic, L, Avondale JC Scrap Metals H., ARC Friday Flash H., Greenlane TAB H., Lindauer Fraise H., Avondale JC Auckland Racehorse Owners H., Nicholson Print Solutions H., Member's Club Bar H., 3d Avondale JC Bruce Amies Pharmacy H. Half-sister to AGAMEMNON. Dam of five foals, four to race, two winners, inc:-

FLORIA (f. by Savabeel). 5 wins from 1300m to 2400m, NZ$109,650, A$522,700, Brisbane Cup, Gr.2, MRC Summoned S., Gr.3, WRC Cuddle S., Gr.3, 2d ATC Emancipation S., Gr.2, BRC Dane Ripper S., Gr.2, SAJC Queen of the South S., Gr.2, Egmont RC Taranaki Breeders S., Gr.3, VRC Frances Tressady S., Gr.3, Te Aroha JC CRV Ambreed NZ H., Waikato RC Mastercraftsman at Windsor Park H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Tiara, Gr.1, BRC Eagle Farm Cup, Gr.2, Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2, ARC Eagle Technology S., Gr.3, MRC Weekend Hussler S., L, 4th Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2, Scone Cup, L, ARC Westbury Classic, L.

Caped Crusader (g. by O'Reilly). 4 wins from 1400m to 1800m, A$234,955, ATC Choose Segenhoe H., TAB More Than Winning H., Schweppes H., Ranvet H., 2d ATC Shannon S., Gr.2, Port Macquarie Cup, ATC Theraces H., 3d ATC TAB Rewards H., Joe Brown MBE H.

 

2nd dam

ORATORIO, by Oregon. Winner at 1200m, 2d ARC Sartori Wine H., Avondale JC Equinet International Juvenile H., 3d Counties RC FAI Insurance Juvenile H. Half-sister to Pulitzer. Dam of 4 foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

AGAMEMNON (Generous). 7 wins at 1600m, NZ$147,025, Matamata Cup, L, Waikato RC Swettenham Stud H., ARC GR Cleaning Services H., Waikato RC Wall Street H., Seaton Park H., Berkers Transport H., 2d BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy, Gr.2, Waikato RC Seafood Bazaar H., Taumarunui RC Anton Woitasek Memorial H., Waikato RC Rich Hill Stud H., 3d Hawkes Bay Stella Artois H.

Aria (Centaine). 4 wins. See above.

Sir Frankie. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, CJC Racecourse Hotel H., 2d CJC Coaster's Tavern H.

 

3rd dam

SOLVEIG'S SONG, by Bakharoff. Placed at 2. Half-sister to GREIG, LADY SOLVIL (dam of LADY OF THE DESERT), Zahra (dam of (MR) UBIQUITOUS), Gesine (dam of GALLIC). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Pulitzer (Prized). Third top colt on The 2001-02 NZ 2YO Free H. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1800m, NZ$101,050, A$16,000, M$2,566,050 in NZ and Macau, Avondale JC NZ Bloodstock Mercedes Super Bonus Juvenile S., Macau Agate H., Alex Dancer H., Matamata RC Fayette Park 3YO S.H., 2d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, Macau Gold Cup, L, ARC Guineas Trial, L, Macau Autumn Trophy, L, 3d Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2.

Yorkminster. 9 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, CJC Robbie's on Riccarton H., Westenra H., Robbie's Bar & Bistro Sports Bar H., CTV Racing Show H., 2d CJC Fitzgerald Arms Tavern H., Caledonian Hotel H., 3d CJC Millennium Hotel H., Christchurch Casino H., Racecourse Hotel Motor Lodge H., Otago RC White Robe Lodge Owners H., Rydges Hotel H.

 

4th dam

SOLVEIG, by Imposing. NZ Filly of the Year. 14 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2400m, NZ$414,350, New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, Avondale Cup, Gr.1, WRC DB 1600 S., Gr.1, ARC Royal S., Gr.2, Great Britain-New Zealand S., Gr.2, Alison S., L, Clifford P., L, Auckland Motors Sprint H., Colleen H., Avondale JC Castlemaine XXXX H., Counties RC Miller & Wallace Livestock Insurance H., 2d ARC Air New Zealand S., Gr.1, New Zealand S., Gr.2, Ladies Mile, Gr.3, 3d Waikato RC Lion Brown Sprint, Gr.1, ARC King's P., L. Three-quarter-sister to Pretentious (dam of UNPRETENTIOUS), half-sister to SOLTANTO (dam of TEMPLE HILLS), QUIBBLE (dam of CROSS SWORDS), REASONING, Solstice (dam of CULMINATE). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

GREIG (Grosvenor). 6 wins-3 at 2-from 850m to 1600m, NZ$38,200, A$146,950, AJC Stan Fox S., Gr.3, ARC Sound Plus H. Sire.

LADY SOLVIL (Grosvenor). 4 wins from 1600m to 2200m, A$86,140, QTC Metropolitan H., L, 2d SAJC Veuve Clicquot S., L. Dam of-

LADY OF THE DESERT (Desert Prince). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$219,250, VRC Anzac Day S., L, Gibson Carmichael S., L. Producer.

Zahra. 2 wins at 2100m, ARC Coca-Cola H. Dam of-

(MR) UBIQUITOUS (Tale of the Cat). Joint second colt on The 2002-03 NZ 2YO Free H. 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$106,375, A$483,950, ARC King's P., Gr.3, Eclipse S., Gr.3.

Orinda. 2 wins at 1400m, 2d WRC Mitsubishi Electric H. Dam of-

JON SNOW (Iffraaj). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, NZ$170,250, A$1,581,000, to 2017-18, ATC Australian Derby, Gr.1.

Momentie. Winner at 1350m in Aust. Dam of-

Easy Out. Unraced. Dam of-

CAYMANS (Secret Savings). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, £1,047, A$434,900, 86,848Dhs, MRC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, 3d AJC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1.

ADROITLY (Octagonal). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 3200m, A$314,655, 16,515Dhs, ATC WJ McKell Cup, L, 2d ATC City Tattersall's Club Cup, L.

Gesine. Unraced. Dam of-

GALLIC (Zabeel). 8 wins from 1400m to 3200m, A$1,374,550, AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1.

Lady Gesine. Unraced. Dam of-

DEFERMENT - FARSON (Mac.) (Postponed). 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m in Aust. and Macau, Macau Derby, L, Macau Derby Trial, L.

 

Race Record:

Unplaced.

 

Produce Record: Dam of one named foal.

2014 f. Acantha, by Iffraaj. Unraced.

2015 c. by Savabeel.

 

Slipped in 2016.

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