Dark and Stormy (NZ)

Zabeel (NZ)

Floridita (AUS)

Foaled in 2010

Bay Mare

Draft 2012 Premier Yearling Sale 30 & 31 January 2012, New Zealand Bloodstock, Lot #204

Sold NZ$200,000 to Pencarrow Stud

Bought by Pencarrow as a yearling in 2012, Dark and Stormy won on two occasions and placed in a further seven, in a career cut short by injury. A daughter of perennial champion broodmare sire Zabeel.

  • Race Results
  • Progeny

colt : 28/09/19

Caravaggio (USA) - Dark and Stormy (NZ)

Zabeel mare Dark And Stormy delivered her first foal in 2019, a bay colt by outstanding sprinter Caravaggio. This colt represents a merging of two dominant lines from either hemisphere through Zabeel and Scat Daddy.

colt : 13/10/20

Ace High (AUS) - Dark and Stormy (NZ)

Dark and Stormy was unable to fulfill her real potential on the track due to an untimely injury. Her Ace High colt suggests that she will soon compensate for that as a broodmare producing this colt with real presence & quality.

colt : 03/11/21

Ace High (AUS) - Dark and Stormy (NZ)

Dark and Stormy has delivered an impressive colt by young sire Ace High. This colt is the heaviest recorded for the season weighing in at 73kg. He has quality to go with his frame and is sure to mature into an eye catching individual over the next few months.

filly : 20/09/23

Russian Camelot (IRE) - Dark and Stormy (NZ)





Bay mareFoaled in 2010

SireSir TristramSir IvorSir Gaylord
IsoltRound Table
1986Lady GiselleNureyevNorthern Dancer
ValdernaVal de Loir
DamFasliyevNureyevNorthern Dancer
Mr. P's PrincessMr. Prospector
2004Rose PompadourIndian RidgeAhonoora
Rose RedNorthern Dancer

ZABEEL (NZ) (1986). 7 wins, Australian Guineas, Gr.1. Champion Aust. B/mare Sire 3 times. Champion NZ B/mare Sire 6 times. Sire of 1525 rnrs, 1113 wnrs, 166 SW, inc. Octagonal (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Might and Power, etc. Sire of the dams of 3739 rnrs, 2532 wnrs, 46 Gr.1 wnrs, inc. SW Johnny Get Angry, Rangipo, Tarzino, Werther, Dundeel, Ocean Park, Silent Achiever, Southern Speed, Headturner, Sarrera, Pinarello, Aegon, Nimalee, Toffee Tongue, Avantage, El Dorado Dreaming, Inspirational Girl, Princess Jenni, Think it Over, etc.


1st dam

Floridita, by Fasliyev. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2d CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, Emerald Lodge 3YO H. Dam of seven foals, six to race, four winners, inc:-

Kelly Coe (f. by Proisir). 4 wins at 1600m, 1650m to 2022-23, Manawatu RC The Flooring Room H., Concept Security H., 2d Otaki Maori RC Cavallo Farm and Chris Rutten H., 3d Marton JC Richard Simpson Contracting H., Taranaki RC Landmark Homes H., Otaki Maori RC Vets on Riverbank H.

Penelope Cruise (f. by Ocean Park). 4 wins from 1400m to 2000m, Taranaki RC Coastal Agri De Laval H., ITM Interprovincial H., 3d Taranaki RC Seaton Park 3YO S., WRC Grant Plumbing H., Otaki Maori RC Gardner Homes H.

Dark and Stormy (f. by Zabeel). 2 wins. See below.

Alcott (g. by Zabeel). Winner at 2400m in China.

Summalucky (f. by Zabeel). Unplaced. Dam of-

Summaroca - Circuit Mighty (H.K.). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$119,100, HK$1,831,350, to 2022-23, VRC Royal Ascot Silver Bowl H., HKJC BOCHK Asset Management H., Beauty Generation H., 2d HKJC Kent H., 3d HKJC Chan Trophy H.

Solstice. Winner at 1100m in 2021-22 in Aust.


2nd dam

ROSE POMPADOUR, by Indian Ridge. Raced 3 times. Three-quarter-sister to Rain Flower (dam of DANCING RAIN, SUMORA), half-sister to ZIND - SUPREME (Mal.), Rose of Jericho (dam of DR DEVIOUS, ARCHWAY, ROYAL COURT, SHINKO KING). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Floridita (Fasliyev). 2 wins. See above.

Hellot. 2 wins at 1450m, 1600m in 2022-23, TTC Paul & Elizabeth Geard P., 2d TRC Madeleine Ogilvie MP P., TTC Stratosphere at Grenville Stud P., 3d TTC Armidale Stud H.

Quail Hollow. 2 wins at 1300m, 1700m, MRC Ladbrokes P.


3rd dam

ROSE RED, by Northern Dancer. Winner at 2 in Ireland. Half-sister to CRITIQUE, Cambretta (dam of ONLY, PLURALISME, SINGLETTA, CLASSIC TALE). Dam of 14 foals, 11 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

ZIND - SUPREME (Mal.) (Law Society). 2 wins at 2000m, 2600m in GB and Malaysia, Singapore TC Queen Elizabeth II Cup, L, 3d Doncaster Racing Post Trophy, Gr.1.

Summerosa. Winner at 1m, Epsom Levy Board S. Dam of-

Summerland (Danehill). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, £51,639, €52,590, HK$4,026,500 in GB and HK, HKJC Che Lap Kok H., 2d Criterium de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1.

Last Love. Winner at 7f, Leopardstown Foxrock S., 2d Curragh One in Four S. Dam of-

FIELDS OF ATHENRY (Galileo). 3 wins from 10¾f to 1¾m, €175,955, Leopardstown Ballyroan S., Gr.3, 3d The St Leger, Gr.1.

Danehill's Dream. Unraced. Dam of-

YESTERDAYONCEMORE (No Nay Never). Winner at 2, €8,750, US$85,201, Del Mar Juvenile Fillies Turf S., L, 2d Gulfstream Park Portofino Bay S., L.

Excellent Gift. Winner at 1m in U.S.A. Dam of-

Alleged Gift. 2 wins at 1m, 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

SOUVENIR GIFT (Souvenir Copy). 3 wins at 2, US$211,760, Hollywood Park Landaluce S., Gr.3, 2d Del Mar Debutante S., Gr.1. Dam of-

DEA REGALO (Manhattan Cafe). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, 129,782,000¥, Kyoto Himba S., Gr.3, 2d Kyoto Himba S., Gr.3.

ROI ABSOLU (Zenno Rob Roy). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m, 124,304,000¥, Tokyo Oro Cup, L, 3d Hanshin Arlington Cup, Gr.3.

Supreme Gift (Deep Impact). 5 wins at 1200m, 1600m, 116,065,000¥, Sapporo UHB Sho, 2d Hakodate Sprint S., Gr.3. Dam of-

ALL AT ONCE (Makfi). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, 78,428,000¥, Niigata Ibis Summer Dash, Gr.3.

PRESAGE LIFT (Harbinger). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m to 2022, Tokyo Daily Hai Queen Cup, Gr.3, 3d Chukyo Sports Nippon Sho Kyoto Kimpai, Gr.3.

Rose of Jericho. Unraced. Dam of-

DR DEVIOUS (Ahonoora). Second on The 1992 European 3YO Classifications (Int./Long). 6 wins-4 at 2-from 5f to 1½m, £754,122, US$112,000, The Derby, Gr.1, Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1, Goodwood Vintage S., Gr.3, 2d Irish Derby, Gr.1. Sire.

ROYAL COURT (Sadler's Wells). 3 wins at 1½m, 13¼f, Chester Ormonde S., Gr.3, 3d York Great Voltigeur S., Gr.2. Sire.

ARCHWAY (Thatching). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.2. Sire.

SHINKO KING (Fairy King). 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m, HK$650,000, 198,029,000¥, Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Hai, L, 3d Hong Kong International Bowl, Gr.2. Sire.

Hill Country - Joshaan (Sau.) (Danehill). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 1½m, Newmarket Evelyn Hospital S., 3d Ascot Royal Lodge S., Gr.2.

Breeze Hill. Winner at 2100m, 3d WRC Central Forklifts Group H., Matamata RC Hawke Excavators H. Dam of-

EVEN SO (Camelot). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1½m, £9,415, €199,540, Irish Oaks, Gr.1.

Rain Flower. Unraced. Dam of-

DANCING RAIN (Danehill Dancer). Champion 3YO Filly in GB in 2011 (Int./Long). 4 wins from 2000m to 2400m, £366,901, €238,500 in GB and Germany, The Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

MAGIC LILY (New Approach). Champion Older Female Miler in UAE in 2019-20. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 1800m in GB and U.A.E, Meydan Cape Verdi S., Gr.2, 2d Meydan Jebel Hatta S., Gr.1.

JALMOUD (New Approach). 2 wins at 2000m, 2400m, £17,583, €125,445 in GB and France, ParisLongchamp Prix de l'Avre, L, 3d ParisLongchamp Grand Prix de Paris, Gr.1.

SUMORA (Danehill). 2 wins at 2, Newbury St Hugh's S., L, 2d Bath Lansdown S., L. Dam of-

MAYBE (Galileo). Champion 2YO Filly in Europe in 2011. Champion 2YO Filly in Ireland in 2011. 5 wins at 2, £73,200, €233,475, Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.1. Dam of-

SAXON WARRIOR (Deep Impact). 4 wins-3 at 2-at 1m, £713,094, €454,080, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Doncaster Racing Post Trophy, Gr.1. Sire.

PROMISE TO BE TRUE (Galileo). 2 wins at 2, €148,815, Leopardstown Silver Flash S., Gr.3, 2d Chantilly Prix Marcel Boussac, Gr.1. Producer.

Fluff. Winner at 1m in Ireland. Dam of-

CONTINUOUS (Heart's Cry). 2 wins at 2 in 2022 in Ireland and France, Saint-Cloud Prix Thomas Bryon, Gr.3.

Band of Angels. Unraced. Dam of-

Dance on the Moon. Winner at 2 in Ireland. Dam of-

AWESOME PLANET (Giant's Causeway). Third top filly on 2008-09 NZ 3YO Free H. 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$185,300, A$120,000, BTC Doomben Roses, Gr.3, 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Dam of-

AWESOME ROCK (Fastnet Rock). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 2000m, A$2,038,720, VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1. Sire.

Twinkle Toes. Unraced. Dam of-

I'M FEELING LUCKY (Bletchley Park). 11 wins from 1100m to 2200m, A$576,920, WATC La Trice Classic, Gr.3. Producer.

UTGARD LOKI (Frost Giant). 6 wins from 1400m to 2300m, A$496,030, to 2021-22, Pinjarra RC Bull & Bush Tavern Cup, L, 2d WATC Ascot Gold Cup, L.

BARONOVA (Fiorente). 4 wins at 2200m, 2300m, A$167,370, WATC Belmont Classic, L.

Rose of Suzuka. Unraced. Dam of-

SUZUKA PHOENIX (Sunday Silence). 8 wins from 1200m to 2000m, 447,678,000¥, Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Kinen, Gr.1. Sire.

Roman Suzuka. Unraced. Dam of-

Suzuka Laurent. 4 wins from 1200m to 2000m, Hakodate Yurappu Tokubetsu, Chukyo Meitetsu Hai. Dam of-

SUZUKA DEVIOUS (King Kamehameha). 7 wins from 1800m to 2750m, A$64,000, 254,890,000¥, Niigata Daishoten, Gr.3, 2d Kyoto Kinen, Gr.2.


Race Record:

2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, 2d ARC Rising Stars Championship Final, Dunstan Rising Stars Qualifier H., Hawkes Bay New Year H., 3d Manawatu RC Murphy Properties H., BOP RC Gartshore Construction H.


Produce Record: Dam of one named foal.

2019 c. Tenebrosi, by Caravaggio. Unraced.

2020 g. by Ace High.

2021 c. by Ace High.


Missed in 2018, 2022.

Served by Russian Camelot. Date of last service, 07.09.2022.