Sire: Toronado

Colour: Bay

Dam: Pontington

Sex: Filly

Age: 4

Foaled: Oct 03, 2016

Country: Australia


Owners: R Griffiths, Mrs S Griffiths, M Rodda, N Blake, Stabb, Mrs E Stabb, Jaroke, Whippet Good Racing, Lionheart Racing, F Finlay, M Reed, L Tarrant, Ms K Madafferi, A Sangster, Juddmar Stusam, P Holbrook, T Holbrook, Ms L Kuhl, Oi Chan & R Oram

15: 1 - 1 - 1
Wins: 6.7%
Place: 13.3%




Foaled 3rd October 2016

SireHigh ChaparralSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
TORONADO (IRE) KasoraDarshaan
2010Wana DooGrand SlamGone West
  Wedding GiftAlways Fair
DamDelago BromEncosta de LagoFairy King
PONTINGTON (AUS) Brompton CrossEl Qahira
2008Ponton FlyerFlying SpurDanehill
  CurrabahahNorthern Spring

TORONADO (IRE) (Bay 2010-Stud GB 2015, Aust. 2015). Equal Leading 3YO Male on the 2013 WTR (Mile). 6 wins-3 at 2-from 6½f to 1m, £668,356, €102,870, Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1, Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1, Doncaster Champagne S., Gr.2, Newmarket Craven S., Gr.3, Ascot Winkfield S., L, 2d Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1. Out of a half-sister to SW Casamento (Doncaster Racing Post Trophy, Gr.1). His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

PONTINGTON, by Delago Brom. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Half-sister to BLACK VANQUISH, MINNESOTA SHARK, Miss Octopussy. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Her first foal is unraced.


2nd dam

PONTON FLYER, by Flying Spur. Joint third top filly on The 1999-2000 Australasian 2YO Classification. 4 wins-3 at 2-at 1000m, 1600m, A$803,700, VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3, Swinburne Research 2YO P., Lady Jakeo 2YO H., 2d VATC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, VATC Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, 3d VATC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, VATC August H., 4th VRC Let's Elope S., L. Half-sister to Peta's Potion, Saliah (dam of BANK ROBBER). Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

BLACK VANQUISH (Lonhro). 2 wins at 2, A$169,700, MRC Redoute's Choice S., L, VRC Starlight Children's Foundation 2YO Trophy.

MINNESOTA SHARK (Lonhro). Winner at 1200m, A$174,405, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L, 2d VRC Silver Thomas Hanley Sprint 2YO P., Highpoint H., 3d MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, 4th MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2.

Miss Octopussy (Lonhro). 6 wins to 1200m, A$379,590, MRC Bill Collins H., VRC Mrs Mac's Beef Pie H., MRC Carpet Call Cup H., MVRC Big 6 H., Tatts Group P., Haden H., 2d MRC Christmas S., L, Charter Keck Cramer P., MVRC Leilani Classic, Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H., VRC Boag's Pure Waters P.H., 3d SAJC Robert Sangster S., Gr.1, VRC GH Mumm S., L, MRC Thing H. Dam of-

Miss Magda. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$81,810, in 2016-17, MRC Tribute to Roger Booth H., 2d MRC Le Pine Funerals H.

Fast Eddie. 4 wins from 1550m to 2050m, SAJC CBUS H., 2d SAJC Morphettville Junction H.

Miss Vesper. 2 wins at 1100m in 2016-17, 2d MVRC Bidfood H., Slade Bloodstock H.

Black Aston. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust.

Pontington. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

CURRABAHAH, by Northern Spring. 12 wins to 1250m, A$79,955, SAJC Lindsay Park Stud H., VATC Lowland H., Swell Time H., John Payne H., VRC Furious H., Matron S. Sister to NORTHERN COPY, half-sister to SHIPWRECK, Coaltar, Green Action. Dam of 15 named foals, 14 to race, all winners, inc:-

PONTON FLYER (Flying Spur). 4 wins. See above.

Peta's Potion (Noalcoholic). 3 wins at 1350m, 1400m, A$94,105, VATC Moonga H., VRC Hi-Jinx H., 2d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L, VRC Vanity S., L, 3d SAJC National S., Gr.3.

Currah's Class. 13 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, QTC Mighty Keys H., 2d VATC Caroline Chisholm H., 3d VRC Marabou H.

Captain Zero. 5 wins from 1300m to 1700m, A$161,250, WATC Rotary International Provincial Championship Final, 2d VRC Hilton Nicholas 2YO H., Elms H., MRC El Golea H.

Dux of the Class. 2 wins at 2, A$103,400, VRC Tooheys Extra Dry 2YO H., Atrium 2YO H., 2d VRC Spotswood 2YO H., 3d VRC JK Global Trading Sprint H. Dam of-

Top Dolly (Choisir). Placed, 2d VRC 7news P., Gr.3.

Trojan Lass. 3 wins to 1500m, MVRC Legends After the Last H., 3d MRC Chaise H. Dam of-

Trojan Warrior (Postponed). 6 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$150,870, to 2016-17, Waikato RC Super Easy at Hallmark H., 2d ARC Easter S., Gr.1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2.

Indiana Junior - Blasting Torpedo (Sing.). Winner at 1600m, MVRC Members Equity Bank P., 2d Singapore TC Class 4 H., 3d Singapore TC Graduation H., Class 5 H.

Saliah. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1300m in Aust. Dam of-

BANK ROBBER (Dash for Cash). 5 wins to 1400m, A$554,050, AJC Tramway H., Gr.3, Show County H., L, Randwick Betting Auditorium H., 2d AJC Epsom H., Gr.1, BTC Cup, Gr.1, 3d VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1, MVRC Schweppes S., Gr.2.

Kwassa Kwassa (Distant Music). 2 wins at 2, A$209,525, MVRC Junior Jocks Xmas Party 2YO P., VRC Inglis Series 2YO H., 2d VRC Moomba P., L, MRC WJ (Bill) Adams 2YO H.

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