Lafleur delivered the final foal of the season, a lovely filly by Pins. Lafleur has been a wonderful mare being a multiple Group 2 winner and producing two stakes winners from her first two foals. She is from the Eight Carat family and is creating her own dynasty on the stud.
Boito Belle produced the last colt for 2015 when her chestnut colt by Ocean Park was delivered this morning. This mare is a half-sister to Winning Belle , an outstanding race mare and dam of Group 1 inner Plucky Belle. This is one of the studs foundation families that is still going strong. Ocean Park looks the type of stallion that can cross well with this Centaine mare.
Uberalles has produced an athletic colt by promising young sire Declaration of War. This daughter of Ethereal was placed in the New Zealand Derby and Great Northern Guinneas. She will go to Ocean Park this season.
Santangelo foaled an impressive bay filly by Ocean Park. This daughter of Lohnro won on seven occasions and was also stakes placed. She will return to Darci Brahma this season having already left a promising filly in Lucky's Revenge to that sire.
Lucky be Lucky continued a strong line of Darci Brahma foals when she delivered her colt by the boom sire. This colt is a full-brother to the very promising Kolonel Kev, a most impressive winner during New Zealand Cup Week at Riccarton. Lucky be Lucky will return to Darci Brahma this season.
Salkantay has delivered a quality filly by proven sire Pins. This young Zabeel mare always throws a touch of class into her foals and this filly is no exception. Salkantay is a half-sister to two stakes winners and is a maternal granddaughter of international sire Gone West.
Another young Zabeel mare in Pomellato has produced a quality filly by Cape Blanco. From the famed Eight Carat family, Pomellato will be represented by a Pins colt in the Pencarrow Select draft at Karaka 2016.
Aterballeto foaled a impressive bay colt by boom sire Darci Brahma. This mare is a half-sister to Posavina and a very promising mare in Rasa Lila. Aterballeto has a full-brother to this foal in the Pencarrow Select draft at Karaka 2016.
Miss Scarlatti has foaled an impressive filly by Reliable Man. This filly has great length and scope, a slightly different type of foal to previously thrown by this mare, suggesting a career suited to classic racing. Miss Scarlatti is no stranger to classic racing herself having placed second in the Group 1 VRC Oaks behind Samantha Miss.
There has been a lot of favorable comments regarding the first foals of Eppaulette. This comment has been further advanced with the arrival of a stunning bay filly from Annie Daly. Pencarrow Stud has had a great connection with the outstanding sire Commands and grasped the opportunity to breed to his best son. Annie Daly hails from an outstanding family which includes the great fillies Balanchine and West Wind. This filly will be retained to race in the stud colours.
Lycia continues to leave impressive foals and this has been underlined with the arrival of her colt by Shamexpress. This mare is a daughter of Chimeara and is a half-sister to Group 1 winner De Beers. This is the great Eight Carat family. We have high hopes for Lycia and will be doing everything possible to promote her career.
Vega Sicilia has foaled a very impressive colt by promising sire Rip Van Winkle. This mare was an outstanding racehorse and included a Group 1 placing among her best performances. She is from the highly respected family of Star Dancer, Naturalisim and Crystal Palace.
Ruppertsberg has delivered an impressive colt by underrated stallion Stratum.This foal has an interesting cross being by a Golden Slipper winner out of a Montjeu mare. A combination of natural stamina and precocious speed. A lovely athletic colt, he is destined for the Pencarrow yearling draft in 2017.
One of the most anticipated foals of the season has arrived with the delivery of Madame Echezeaux's Snitzel filly. This mare is a half-sister to Darci Brahma and the foal will have a Danehill pedigree influence through Snitzel. This is a very athletic foal and promises to enhance the further development of this Blue Hen family.
Star Jasmine has foaled a strapping colt by leading sire Darci Brahma. She produced a filly by Redoute's Choice last season, this filly will be retained to race in the stud's colours. Star Jasmine is a daughter of Encosta de Lago and is a half-sister to outstanding race mare Lafleur.
A busy night was rounded off when Mirandola delivered an outstanding filly by rising star Tavistock. This mare is a daughter of O'Reilly and was a stakes winning juvenile. She is the daughter of Group 2 winner Paolino and a granddaughter of Champion filly Riverina Charm.
Veyrier foaled a bay filly by promising young sire Burgundy. This is one of Pencarrow Studs most current families with Turn Me Loose performing with great credit in stakes company in Melbourne. He is already a Group 1 winner in New Zealand having secured the Group 1 Two Thousand Guinneas last season.
Velvet and Satin created great interest with the arrival of her colt by Champion Sire Redoute's Choice. This mare was placed in the Group 1 Thousand Guineas behind Princess Coup and Dorabella. She is a half-sister to Champion racemare Ethereal and is a daughter of Group 3 Hong Kong International Cup winner Romanee Conti.
Sopra Tutto rounded off a busy few days in the foaling paddock with the birth of her impressive filly by Cape Blanco. This daughter of Ethereal has a yearling filly by Savabeel that has been retained by the stud.
Good racemare Esquina has begun her breeding career in fine style with the delivery of her bay colt by Alamosa. Although she didn't earn black-type this mare reached open company and compiled a very respectable race record. She is out of a half-sister to outstanding sire Scienic from a prolific European female family.
Dayess has foaled a bay colt by leading international sire Bernadini. Dayess is a daughter of Ethereal and has a two-year-old filly by Redoute's Choice which has been broken in and will be retained by the stud.
Papilio has delivered her second foal a bay colt by O'Reilly. Her first foal is a yearling filly by Pierro which will be presented in the Pencarrow Premier draft for 2016. This mare is a stakes winning daughter of Redoute's Choice and Lafleur. She is an example of the Zabeel/Redoute's Choice cross that has been so successful for the stud.
Epicurean has delivered her first foal a colt by promising young sire Super Easy. This daughter of Flying Spur wasn't able to reach her full potential on the track but she has a bright future at stud if she can continue to leave foals of this quality.
Affirmed Lane has been one of the great contributors to Pencarrow Stud over the years. She has been a good breeder who leaves quality foals that are well sought after in the sales arena. Her colt, by Darci Brahma, is no exception to the rule and being a half-brother to J'Adane he will create interest when stepping out in the next Pencarrow Stud yearling draft.
Stanica has continued the theme for the year...outstanding mares producing outstanding filly foals. Her filly, by deceased Champion Sire O'Reilly, is a lovely type and provides the stud with the opportunity to develop a family that includes the blood of the great Sunday Silence.
Champion filly Insouciant has provided one of the highlights of the foaling season when delivering her outstanding filly by Savabeel. Insouciant is a very powerful mare and Savabeel has added an element of quality and refinement to the resultant foal. This is a filly that can provide the stud with so much by way of racing performance and future breeding potential.
Red Magnolia completed a busy weekend when foaling a strong bay filly by leading sire Darci Brahma. This daughter of Red Ransom promises to continue the success of this family which includes such notable performers as Mulan Princess, Madam Valeta and current star Royal Descent.
Navy beach has delivered her first foal, a bay filly by Declaration of War. This filly represents the first association with the War Front sire line for Pencarrow Stud. This emerging sire line is a force on both European and American racetracks. Interestingly Navy Beach is out of a Gone West mare so this foal combines two dominant American sire lines with the outstanding European performances recorded by Declaration of War.
Felenic has produced an imposing filly by High Chaparral. This foal is certainly bred to win a classic as grandam Marmalitre won the Group 1 Australian Oaks, and was also the dam of Pavan who was runner-up in the both the Group 1 New Zealand Oaks and the Group 1 Australasian Oaks. Felenic is a stakes-winner by Cape Cross who features in the pedigree of such classic greats as Oija board, Sea the Stars and Australia.