Man Of His Word

Man Of His Word

Sire: Lope De Vega

Dam: Mandalina

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Nov 12th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Black, Gold Star, Checked Sleeves


Grand Syndicates Mandalina (Mgr: S M Lyons)

Career Record: 34-6-6-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    17.6 %
  • Place
    29.4 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireShamardalGiant's CausewayStorm Cat
LOPE DE VEGA (IRE) HelsinkiMachiavellian
2007Lady VettoriVettoriMachiavellian
  Lady GolcondaKendor
DamFasliyevNureyevNorthern Dancer
MANDALINA (AUS) Mr. P's PrincessMr. Prospector
2001Mohave DancerZabeelSir Tristram
  Ebony SyeVice Regal

LOPE DE VEGA (IRE) (Chestnut 2007-Stud 2011). 4 wins-2 at 2, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1. Sire of 310 rnrs, 177 wnrs, 24 SW, inc. Belardo (Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1), The Right Man, Jemayel, Hero Look, Very Special, French Fern, Vega Magic, Navarra King, South Seas, Blue de Vega, Burnt Sugar, Ride Like the Wind, Royal Razalma, Santa Ana Lane, Fort del Oro, Candy Store, Steel of Madrid, Consort, Eskimo Point, Man of His Word, etc.


1st dam

MANDALINA, by Fasliyev. Placed at 3 in Aust. Half-sister to NATURAL BLITZ, Win for Wilson, Super Blitz, Our Mohave (dam of MOHAVE PRINCESS). Dam of five named foals, all raced, four winners, inc:-

MAN OF HIS WORD (g. by Lope de Vega). 6 wins. See below.

Run for Layla (f. by Galileo). 3 wins at 1800m, 2200m in Aust. Dam of-

Layla's Lad. Winner at 1200m in 2015-16 in Aust.

Greatballs of Fire (g. by Casino Prince). 2 wins at 1600m to 2016, Singapore TC Kranji D S., Class 5 H., 2d Singapore TC Kranji D S.-twice, Zac Spirit S., Class 5 H., 3d Singapore TC Wealth & Treasures S., 4th Singapore TC More Magic 3YO Championship, L.

Always Thinking (f. by Husson). Winner at 1000m in Aust.


2nd dam

MOHAVE DANCER, by Zabeel. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, AJC Reginald Allen H., L, STC Sans Souci 2YO H., 2d STC Round Table 2YO H., 3d STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, 4th AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2. Half-sister to Black Opera. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

NATURAL BLITZ (Dehere). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2400m, A$1,258,180, MRC Autumn Classic, Gr.2, MVRC John F Feehan S., Gr.2, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, STC Hill S., Gr.2, Tulloch S., Gr.2, Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Gold Cup, L, MRC Midnight Fever H., 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, STC Sky High S., L, 3d BTC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, AJC Craven P., Gr.3, VRC Auckland Racing Club H., L, Springtime S., L, Hanan Displays 2YO H., MVRC Sport 927 2YO H., 4th VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, St George S., Gr.2, Gosford Gold Cup, Gr.3. Sire.

Win for Wilson (Encosta de Lago). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, A$106,415, SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville 2YO H., 2d SAJC Jansz S., Gr.3, Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, 3d SAJC Oaklands P., L.

Super Blitz (Thunder Gulch). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2100m, A$134,000, HK$2,411,500, VATC Anonyme 2YO H., HKJC Michael's Choice H., Peninsula Golden Jubilee Challenge Cup H., 2d MVRC William Inglis Cup, L, HKJC Paris H., Quicken Away H., 3d SAJC Magic Millions Adelaide 2YO Classic, HKJC Tai Mo Shan H., Lights of Million Hopes H., VRC Springtime Welter H., HKJC Cheung Fat H., 4th SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.2, VATC Debutant S., L.

Our Mohave. 4 wins from 1500m to 2100m, MRC Nunkalowe H. Dam of-

MOHAVE PRINCESS (Mount Nelson). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, R418,125, Clairwood Devon Air S., L, Kenilworth Bloodstock SA H., 2d South African Oaks, Gr.1, 3d Turffontein Yellowwood H., Gr.3, Pinnacle S.

Black Canyon. 4 wins at 1600m, 1800m in Aust.

Mancuso. 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m in Aust.

Casino Blitz. Winner at 1200m in 2015-16 in Aust.

Dance With Zeel. Unraced. Dam of-

So You Drink. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m to 2015-16, MRC William Hill H., 2d MRC MiStable H., Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa H., 3d SAJC Fred Vella Tyres & Crash Repairs 2YO H.


3rd dam

EBONY SYE, by Vice Regal. Unraced. Half-sister to ECHO LASS (dam of DES'S DREAM), LIFE AT THE TOP. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

MOHAVE DANCER (Zabeel). 3 wins. See above.

Black Opera (Western Symphony). Winner at 1200m, 2d South Australian S., Gr.3, VATC Gwyn Nursery S., L, Sandown S., 3d SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.2, VRC Original Recipe H., 4th MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2.

Last Judgement. 3 wins from 1350m to 4000m, WRC Comeskey Grant H., 3d Waikato RC IRL Club Furniture H.


4th dam

MOHAVE, by Jim French. Unraced. Half-sister to HARD FOUR, Caramel Chewy. Dam of 11 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

ECHO LASS (Prince Echo). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$96,665, A$83,500, ARC Ladies Mile, Gr.3, VRC Honda Legend S., L, 2d ARC Easter H., Gr.1, VATC Tristarc S., L, 3d BOP RC Personalities' S., L, Waipa RC Galilee S., L. Dam of-

DES'S DREAM (Dahar). 9 wins from 1400m to 1600m, NZ$98,375, A$331,420, AJC All-Aged S., Gr.1, Waikato RC Windsor Park Sprint H., L, Avondale JC West Auckland Club H., MVRC Travis Harrison Cup, VATC Ben Chaffey H., Cambridge JC Logan Thoroughbred Insurance H., Rotorua RC Drainage Merchants H., 2d WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, 3d AJC George Main S., Gr.1, Matamata Cup, L, 4th AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1, ARC Armacup Maritime Services Trophy, Gr.2.

Biennale. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Brightstone Cider H. Dam of-

SIR ANDREW (Sir Percy). 2 wins at 1150m, 1400m, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.2, 2d ARC Celebrating Baker Racing H., VRC Pancare H., 3d Hawkes Bay Trinity Hill H., 4th VRC Sofitel H., L.

LIFE AT THE TOP (Prince Echo). 8 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$162,470, QTC Bribie H., L, AJC Percy Marks Jewel H., 2KY Super Sunday H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L. Producer.

Miss Dahlia. 4 wins from 1200m to 1800m, QTC Riccarton H., 4th QTC Easter Cup, L. Dam of-

Guardian Miss. Unraced. Dam of-

Oakwood (Spartacus). Winner at 2, 2d Levin RC Ryder S., L, Foxton RC Castletown S., L. Dam of-

CRYPTIC (Sakhee's Secret). Winner at 2, WRC Wellesley S., L, 3d CJC Canterbury Belle S., L.


Race Record: 19 Starts 6-3-1 A$305,000.

6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$305,000, to 2016-17, BRC Brisbane H., L, Weareco H., Chairman's Club H., Walking on Sunshine Foundation H., 2d BRC Bernborough H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Carlton Mid H., BRC Heinrich Racing P., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Centenary Classic Mercedes-Benz 2YO H.