Sopra Tutto has foaled an outstanding colt by cox plate winner Savabeel. This colt has impressive muscle and bone and will develop into an eyecatching yearling. Sopra tutto will offer a filly by Makfi in the Pencarrow premier draft for 2015.
Pencarrow stud has welcomed their first foal by champion racehorse Pierro. Papilio delivered her first foal, a brown filly by the golden slipper winning son of Lohnro. Papilio is a stakeswinning daughter of Redoute's choice and is a half sister to group winner Amaryllis. She is from the famed eight carat family and has left a filly that promises to contribute much to the studs fortunes in coming seasons.l
Aterballeto has delivered her second foal, a strong colt by Darci brahma. Aterballeto is a daughter of Stravinsky and is a half sister to group winner Posavina. She has a very impressive filly by Bel Esprit in the pencarrow draft for karaka in 2015
Mirandola has delivered an impressive filly by Darci Brahma. This stakeswinning daughter of O'Reilly is from the established family of Sarwatch and Riverina Charm. She had natural speed and was capable of matching the best two-year-olds at black type level. She has a two-year-old full sister to this filly which the stud has retained to race.
Lycia has delivered a strapping bay colt by proven sire Stratum. Lycia is a Montjeu daughter of Chimeara and as such hails from the great Eight Carat family. Lycia will be bred to exciting new stallion Shamexpress this season.
The first foal by Power arrived at Pencarrow when Madame Echezeaux delivered her brown colt on Sunday morning. A strong colt with a quality head and bright outlook he is quickly developing into an outstanding type. From the family of Ethereal and Darci Brahma he promises to attract attention when offered for sale at Karaka next year.
Terroir has foaled a brown filly by first season sire Reliable Man. This daughter of Danehill won on four occasions and demonstrated ample ability. Her Rip van Winkle yearling colt was bought by Mick Price for $70,000 in January, and has shown early promise in Melbourne. Terroir will return to Reliable Man this season.
Star Jasmine has produced her third foal, a bay filly by champion sire Redoute's Choice. This mare is a half-sister to Lafleur and is from the famed Eight Carat family. Being a daughter of the great broodmare sire Encosta de Lago she promises to extend the family reputation in the future.
Macchiato has foaled an attractive colt by promising sire Tavistock. Macchiato is already the dam of a stakeswinning two-year-old in Harb, and she hails from the family of Star Dancer and Naturalism. She will be represented by a Sepoy filly in the Pencarrow Stud yearling draft at Karaka in 2015.
Lucky Be Lucky has delivered a strapping colt by proven sire Reset. This Storm Cat mare has already produced the prolific winners Santangelo and Terroir. She was recently represented by impressive first start winner Kolonel Kev by Darci Brahma. She will return to that stallion again this year.
Darcybee has produced a quality bay colt by sire sensation Sebring. Darcybee was an outstanding sprinter during her racing career and has passed that speed onto her progeny. Exceed Express is compiling an impressive record in Singapore, displaying an abundance of natural speed.
Banchee has foaled an impressive bay colt by leading NZ sire O'Reilly. A former Champion 2YO, Banchee has made a great start to her breeding career with her first two foals promising to establish her in her new role. Her first foal, a filly by New Approach, has developed into an imposing individual.
Posavina excelled in her racing career winning the Group 3 Desert Gold stakes with a dashing front-running display. She has excelled again with the delivery of an outstanding Bel Esprit filly. This foal has good scope with ample bone and muscle to complement her frame. Posavina has let down into a lovely quality mare. Her first foal, a filly by Street Cry, was purchased by Te Akau Racing and is currently in training.
Love Connection has been a stalwart of the Pencarrow Stud broodmare band for many years. She has foaled a Darci Brahma filly who can carry on the legacy for her. Love Connection is the dam of high class race mare Stanica who was placed at Group 1 level. Her son Rhythm to Spare is already a Group winner and contests the Sir Rupert Clark stakes at Group 1 level on Saturday.
Outstanding racemare Santagostino has delivered an impressive filly by Cox Plate winner Ocean Park. This mare counted the Great Northern Guinneas among her five wins. She has already produced Deliciano who won her sixth race when prevailing over 2100m fresh up this spring.
Madeleine Noblet continued a strong run of fillies when foaling a robust daughter of Ocean Park. This mare is a half-sister to Ethereal and a daughter of the great Romanee Conti. She is represented by a Mastercraftsman colt in the Pencarrow Premier Sale draft at Karaka for 2015.
Dance My Dance has foaled a strapping colt by leading sire Snitzel. Already the dam of Group winner Posavina this Sadler's Wells mare hails from a prolific American family. The cross with Snitzel has been eagerly anticipated and the resultant foal has attracted great interest.
Rip van Winkle is a stallion that has produced some outstanding foals for Pencarrow Stud. Vega Sicilia has continued that trend with the arrival of her chestnut colt by the multiple Group 1 winning son of Galileo. This colt is a half-brother to group winner Valbuena and is from the immediate family of Star Dancer. Vega Sicilia returns to the same stallion this year.
Pavan has foaled an attractive filly by outstanding sire Darci Brahma. From one of Pencarrow's most established families Pavan has had a successful career both on the track and at stud. Her granddaughter Atacama remains one of the brightest hopes in the stud racing team, already a winner fresh up this season.
Ethereal has produced her most impressive foal to date, a brown filly by Champion Sire O'Reilly. This filly weighed in at 72kg and will develop into an eye-catching individual. She has similar markings to her famous mother and we all hope she has inherited a least a fraction of that famous athletic ability. Ethereal will be bred to Savabeel this season.
Our Echezeaux created one of the highlights of the season when delivering her colt by Champion Miler Frankel. This is an impressive colt with ample size and bone. He has a lovely head and outlook. Our Echezeaux has already produced two Group winners and is herself a full sister to Grand Echezeaux, dam of Darci Brahma.
Camellia got her breeding career off to a fine start when delivering her first foal, a filly by So You Think. This daughter of Redoute's Choice and Lafleur was unraced due to suffering an embolism, however she has a promising future in the broodmare paddock.
Affirmed Lane is renowned for producing a quality foal. She has enhanced that reputation with her current offspring, a colt by High Chaparral. Her best produce so far is the talented mare J'dane who proved to be competitive at the highest level in both Australia and New Zealand, a nose second to Princess Coup in the Kelt Capital stakes being her most memorable performance.
Stanica closed the weekend foalings when delivering her upstanding filly by All Too Hard. This Zabeel mare was placed at Group 1 level before injury brought her career to a premature close. She has started her new role in fine style having already produced the Group winner Rythm to Spare.
A busy weekend got underway with the arrival of a Darci Brahma colt from Kuddam. Kuddam was a talented racemare who placed behind Platinum Princess at stakes level. Her first foal is a two-year-old colt by Excellent Art. He will be offered at the New Zealand Bloodstock Ready to Run Sale in November.
Barbadine has produced her second foal, a filly by leading sire Darci Brahma. This mare raced in the stud colours after being imported from England, winning on two occasions. Her first foal is a filly by Encosta de Lago who has been retained to join the stud racing team. Barbadine hails from a very strong family being a half-sister to Group winner Flying Childers and stakes winner Requinto, and a daughter of Champion Irish 2YO Damson.
Cerberus has delivered an outstanding colt by Rip van Winkle. Being from the Eight Carat family and a half-sister to Group 1 winner De Beers, this mare has a promising career in front of her. Her first foal is a filly by Testa Rossa who will race in the stud's colours.
Huluava has delivered a lovely filly by Golden Slipper winner Sepoy. A very impressive foal that has good size and bone. Sepoy offers an interesting cross for this family which has traditionally taken time to mature. Huluava won on four occasions and has made a promising start to her breeding career. She will be represented by a Darci Brahma gelding at NZB's Ready to Run Sale in November.
Marie Claire has foaled an imposing colt by recently deceased champion sire Commands. This colt is a very strong and correct individual who is sure to attract attention. His dam being a group winning O'Reilly mare from a dominant black type family. Marie Claire earned further distinction when being placed at group one level behind Penny Gem.
Insouciant has delivered her fourth foal, an impressive colt by Ocean Park. Insouciant was the champion three-year-old filly of 2007 and has made a promising start to her breeding career. Her first foal Equanimity has won twice and promises more as she reaches full maturity. She also has a three-year-old filly by O'Reilly in work with Sheila Laxon. Pencarrow stud will offer a More Than Ready yearling filly from her at the Karaka Sales Series in January 2015.