Sire: Lope de Vega
Dam: Palme d'Or
Age: 3 year old
Foaled: Sep 17th, 2015
The Grand, Jokes Sport Racing, T J Baker, One Grand, Forte Racing, S Ives, Mrs L Lewis, S A Lewis, Champion Racing Club, J M Moana, Foolish Hit Racing, Mrs J A Porter, R A Pryor, S Robey, S J Saye, Mrs K Schoenknecht, M Schulstad, Cat Pie, B F Townsend & M J Smith
CHAMPAGNE VEGA (AUS)
|Brown colt||Foaled in 2015|
LOPE DE VEGA (IRE) (Chestnut 2007-Stud 2011). 4 wins-2 at 2, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1. Sire of 407 rnrs, 262 wnrs, 31 SW, inc. Belardo (Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1), Vega Magic, The Right Man, Santa Ana Lane, Capla Temptress, Jemayel, Very Special, Hero Look, French Fern, Candy Store, Steel of Madrid - Calderon (Aust.), Soustraction, Navarra King, South Seas, Blue de Vega, Burnt Sugar, Ride Like the Wind, Royal Razalma, etc.
PALME D'OR, by Royal Academy. Unplaced. Half-sister to BELLE DU JOUR, Slav Defence,
Paranoid - Only Thumbs Up (Mal.) (g. by Exceed and Excel). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m in Aust. and Malaysia, 2d MRC Cecil Godby 2YO H., 3d Selangor TC Kenilworth Cup.
Golden Palms (f. by Greenwood Lake). 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m, 2d BRC Wilston Grange AFC P., 3d WATC Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H.
Briebella (f. by Lope de Vega). Winner at 1200m in Aust.
Dehere or Not (f. by Dehere). Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-
Bring Me Luck. Winner at 1200m in 2016-17 in Aust.
Reiby Roulette (f. by Casino Prince). Placed in Aust.
Devet (g. by Dehere). Placed in Aust.
DELIGHTFUL BELLE, by Balmerino. 10 wins-2 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, NZ$3,770, A$132,930, VATC Memsie S., Gr.2, CF Orr S., Gr.2, Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, MVRC Carlton Draught S., L, Catalan H., SAJC Big Philou H., VATC Grange H., VRC Evening Peal H., 2d VATC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, 4th VATC Elders Mile H., Gr.1. Dam of 14 foals, 13 to race, 10 winners, inc:-
BELLE DU JOUR (Dehere). Champion 2YO Filly in Australia in 1999-2000. Champion Older Female Sprinter in Ireland in 2003. 9 wins-4 at 2-to 1300m, €16,502, A$2,997,830, 368,000Dhs, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, VRC Emirates Classic S., Gr.2, AJC Kindergarten S., Gr.3, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.3, AJC Little Bay H., STC Classic Hits 2WSFM 101.7 2YO H., 2d AJC Expressway S., Gr.2, Cork Ballyogan S., Gr.3, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic S., RL, 3d STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, STC Theo Marks H., Gr.2, Queen of the Turf S., Gr.2, VRC Emirates Classic S., Gr.2, MRC Kevin Heffernan S., L, 4th Nad al Sheba Dubai Golden Shaheen S., Gr.1, Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.3, VATC Tristarc S., Gr.3.
Slav Defence (Danehill). 3 wins to 1300m in Aust. and Malaysia, Selangor TC Class 1 H., STC Eugene H., Kogarah H., 2d Newcastle JC Spring S., L, AJC Silver Phantom H., STC Alfalfa 2YO H., 3d AJC Minoru 2YO H.
Belzero. 3 wins to 1500m, BTC Hahn Premium H., 2d BTC Private Boxes H. Dam of-
Below Zero - Above All (H.K.) (Dehere). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1600m, A$36,650, HK$2,606,250, HKJC Ho Pui H., Dr G H., 2d HKJC Step-Up Interest Account H., 3d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, HKJC Lusitano Challenge Cup.
Ma Belle Cherie. 3 wins at 1200m, 1350m, SAJC Evesham Gold Trophy H., Wednesday H., 2d SAJC Port Adelaide Magpies Football H., SGIC Superannuation H. Dam of-
Rokuichi Smile (Kurofune). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, 3d Monbetsu Edelweiss Sho, L, 4th Sonoda Hyogo Junior Grand Prix, L.
Tiny Belle. 2 wins at 1100m, 1400m, AJC Beech House H., 2d AJC Bernbrook H., 3d AJC Divide & Rule H. Producer.
Golden Award. 2 wins at 2, QTC Jameson's Irish Whiskey H., BTC Coca-Cola 2YO H., 2d BTC De Bortoli H., 3d QTC Star of Bethlehem H.
Elle Duccio. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-
PERFECTLY READY (More Than Ready). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$685,650, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, Moonga S., Gr.3, MVRC Off Site Catering 2YO P., 2d MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, Poseidon S., L, 3d MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, 4th VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L. Sire.
DUCCIO - TURQUOISE POWER (Mac.) (More Than Ready). 4 wins from 1500m to 1800m, A$81,850, M$2,106,075, to 2016-17 in Aust. and Macau, Macau Derby, L, ATC More Than Ready P., 2d ATC Dulcify H., L, Macau Inchon H., Grand Lisboa Palace Cup, 3d Macau Directors' Cup, L, ATC Ladbrokes.com.au H.
Totally Prepared - Monkey Man (Sing.). 8 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$38,050, S$356,550, Singapore TC Open H., Benchmark 83 H., Class 3 H.-twice, Kranji C S., 2d Singapore TC Open H., Class 3 H.-twice, Kranji C S.-twice, 3d Singapore TC Open H., VRC True Version H., Singapore TC Class 2 H., Benchmark 97 H., Class 3 H., Kranji C S.
KASHMIR BELLE, by Pakistan II. Joint third top filly on The 1973-74 NZ 2YO Free H. 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, Taranaki S., L, ARC Epsom H., Flying H., Victoria H., 2d Avondale JC Classic S., Gr.3, 4th ARC Eclipse S., Gr.2. Half-sister to
DELIGHTFUL BELLE (Balmerino). 10 wins. See above.
Chantilly Belle. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m in NZ. Dam of-
Tio Violet. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, ARC NZ Horse & Pony Improvers' H., 2d ARC Bluebird Foods Qualifier H. Dam of-
Tio Belle. 5 wins from 1600m to 2050m, A$81,650, MRC Visit H., MVRC Night Patrol H. Dam of-
TIO ROSSA (Testa Rossa). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, A$329,897, TRC Strutt S., L, MVRC Moreton Hire H., Ready Workforce H., Valley Events H.
THE TIGER (Catbird). 4 wins from 1500m to 2200m, A$262,875, Geelong Classic, L, MVRC Leslie Short Hiskens H., Essendon Hyundai H., 4th Mornington Cup, L.
Katrina Belle. Winner at 2 in NZ. Dam of-
BELLA RENZA (Van Nistelrooy). 7 wins from 1300m to 1600m, NZ$179,050, ARC Westbury Classic, L, Lindauer Brut Cuvee H.-twice, BOP RC New World Mount Maunganui H., Young Read Woudberg Accountants H. Producer.
Charming Belle. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-
Miss Charmer (Zabeel). 2 wins at 1400m, 2200m, VATC Attley H., 3d VRC St Leger, Gr.3, MVRC Sorbent H. Dam of-
STRIPPER (Danehill Dancer). 2 wins at 2, A$338,150, AJC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, STC Centacare Sydney 2YO P., 2d STC Golden Rose S., Gr.2, AJC Widden S., L, STC Gilette Fusion Phantom 2YO H. Producer.
Tzaress. Unraced. Dam of-
GOLD SYMPHONY (Reward for Effort). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$519,500, to 2016-17, MRC Vain S., Gr.3, HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, ATC Civic S., L, Canberra RC National Sprint H., L, 3d ATC Carrington S., L, Scone RC Luskin Star S., L.