Sire: Benfica

Colour: Bay

Dam: Double Rose

Sex: Gelding

Age: 3

Foaled: Nov 17, 2017

Country: Australia




Foaled 17th November 2017

BENFICA (AUS) ShadeaStraight Strike
  Ivy CottageStar Way
DamAl SamerRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
DOUBLE ROSE (AUS) My Lady's KeyKey to the Mint
  Wayward BrideBlushing John

BENFICA (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2012). 3 wins at 2, BRC TJ Smith S., Gr.1. Sire of 101 rnrs, 46 wnrs, inc. SW Eusebio (Canberra Guineas, L), SP Benfica Princess and of Barbass, On Her Word, Bene Gal, Ori on Fire, She's Beneficial, Benfica Maid, Zarafet, Charlie Chap, Prince Mouritz, Bensay, Brother Bassy, I'm a Cracker, Belle of Portugal, Brutal Babe, Go Joyce Go, Little Steiny, Ser Ser Schon, We Love Rugby, Big Ben the Clock, Callixtus, etc.


1st dam

DOUBLE ROSE, by Al Samer. Placed in Aust. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

RITA, by Danewin. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of 3 foals, 1 to race, inc:-

Double Rose. See above.


3rd dam

WAYWARD BRIDE, by Blushing John. Unraced. Half-sister to Bag of Tricks (dam of CONFIDE). Dam of 3 named foals, 2 to race, inc:-

Shadedah. Unplaced. Dam of-

Lady Davinci. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, 2d VRC Western Health Sponsors 2YO P., MRC BC3 Thoroughbreds 2YO P., 3d SAJC Betfair H.

Whispadah. 7 wins to 1300m, A$78,830, to 2018-19 in Aust.

Pinnacle Power. 2 wins at 1000m, 1300m in 2019-20 in Aust.


4th dam

QUIXOTIC LADY, by Quadratic. 13 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 9f, US$554,239, Monmouth Oaks, Gr.2, Monmouth Post-Deb S., Gr.3, Keystone Cotillion H., Gr.3, Laurel Anne Arundel H., L, Pearl Necklace S., L, Meadowlands Honey Bee H., L, Oaklawn Park Prima Donna S., L, 2d Aqueduct Ladies H., Gr.1, Belmont Hempstead H., Gr.1, Meadowlands Long Look H., Gr.2, Monmouth Molly Pitcher H., Gr.2, Aqueduct First Flight H., Gr.3, Treetop S., L, Prioress S., L, 3d Aqueduct Firenze H., Gr.2, First Flight H., Gr.3, Gulfstream Park Forward Gal S., L. Three-quarter-sister to My Lady Love (dam of AFLEET FLOOZIE), half-sister to HEAVENLY CAUSE (dam of TWO PUNCH), JACQUES WHO, Quixotic Man, La Basque (dam of BOUNDING BASQUE, EL BASCO, MUHAYAA), Glorious Quest (dam of CROWN QUEST). Dam of 13 foals, 11 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Nickthehousebuster. 8 wins-1 at 2-to 7f in U.S.A.

Box Buster. 4 wins at 6f, 4th Fonner Park Tondi H., L. Sire.

Lunar Landing. 4 wins in U.S.A.

Bag of Tricks. Winner at 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

CONFIDE (Phone Trick). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 7f, US$230,766, Gulfstream Park Swale S., Gr.3, Spectacular Bid S., Gr.3, 2d Gulfstream Park Hutcheson S., Gr.2, Aqueduct Huntington S., L, Delaware Park Consent S., L, Laurel Bimelech S., L. Sire.

Forever Maisie. 5 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 6f, 4th Turfway Park Bourbonette S., L. Dam of-

CASTLES IN THE SKY (Sky Classic). 14 wins-1 at 2-to 6f, US$259,383, Tampa Bay Downs Turf Dash S., L.

Tricky Indy. 2 wins at 6f, 6½f, Churchill Downs Allowance. Dam of-

Straight Fire (Dominus). Winner at 2, 2d Del Mar Futurity, Gr.1, 3d Santa Anita Frontrunner S., Gr.1.

Magical Band (Dixie Union). 3 wins to 6½f, Santa Anita Allowance-twice, 3d Hollywood Park Time to Leave S., L. Producer.

Alchimia. Unraced. Dam of-

ZANZIBAR (Evaristo). Champion 2YO Filly in Panama in 2017. 10 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m to 2020 in Panama, Panama Clasico Sociedad de Criadores, L, 2d Panama Clasico Jose A Perez y Bernabe Perez Franchiol, L, 3d Panama Clasico Alberto Pitin de Obarrio, L.

Western Indy. Unraced. Dam of-

Dom Abel (Storm Embrujado). 3 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Argentina, 3d La Plata Clasico Emilio Casares, L.

Numero Privee. Placed in France. Dam of-

Princess Uno. Winner at 2, STC Spring Valley Twist 2YO H. Dam of-

YEARN (Savabeel). 7 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$331,620, to 2019-20, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.2, ARC South Auckland Racing Club Cup, Go Racing Syndications H., Dunstan Feeds H., Hawkes Bay Mardigras Event Hire H., Spring Carnival Final H., 2d ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, WRC Cuddle S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Sprint H., L, ARC Swiss Deli H., Counties RC Roger Gill Agriculture H., Te Aroha JC Team Wealleans H., BOP RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H., ARC Ideal Electrical Legrand H., 3d WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, ARC Easter H., Gr.2, Westbury Classic, Gr.2, Hawkes Bay City of Hastings Cup, ARC Otakiri Water H., 4th Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2.

Dream That Dream. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

Lydia Louise. Winner at 6½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Acinonyx (Luhuk). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 6½f, 3d Pimlico Skipat S., L, Whimscal S., L.

Ever So Lightly. Unraced. Dam of-

Mayano Maybe (Miswaki). 2 wins at 2, 2d Nakayama Oka Sho, L, 3d Hanshin Juvenile Fillies, L. Producer.

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