Sire: Zabeel

Dam: Blagdon

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Oct 15th, 2010

Country: Australia

Silks: Pink And Navy Blue Diagonal Stripes, White Sleeves And Cap, Pink Pom Pom


R Griffiths, T W Caplice, Ms A Caplice, Mrs J M Caplice, C Macek, G W McGregor, Mrs E J McGregor, P W Thomas, A T Warren, Bearman Racing (Mgr: L A Bearman), Village People (Mgr: A H Price) & Mrs M Van Wegen

Career Record: 18-3-1-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    16.7 %
  • Place
    27.8 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2010

SireSir TristramSir IvorSir Gaylord
ZABEEL (NZ) IsoltRound Table
1986Lady GiselleNureyevNorthern Dancer
  ValdernaVal de Loir
DamGone WestMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
BLAGDON (USA) SecrettameSecretariat
1999DangoraSovereign DancerNorthern Dancer
  MofidaRight Tack

ZABEEL (NZ) (Bay 1986-Stud 1991). 7 wins, Australian Guineas, Gr.1. Champion NZ Sire (Aust. & NZ comb.) 15 times. Sire of 1479 rnrs, 1063 wnrs, 156 SW, inc. Octagonal (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Might and Power, Sky Heights, Maldivian, Efficient, Fiumicino, St Reims, Zonda, Savabeel, Bazelle, Don Eduardo, Preferment, Hades - Helene Vitality (H.K.), Subscribe - Vengeance of Rain (H.K.), Mouawad, Greys Inn, Champagne, Jezabeel, Lad of the Manor, etc.


1st dam

BLAGDON, by Gone West. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to ZAFONIC, ZAMINDAR, Western Appeal, half-sister to DANZARI, Delegate, Summer Exhibition (dam of SUMMER SURPRICE). Dam of six named foals, five to race, four winners, inc:-

ACOUSTICAL (f. by Red Ransom). 2 wins at 1150m, 1450m, Turffontein Three Troikas S., Gr.3.

Zadon (g. by Zabeel). 3 wins. See below.

Bay of Gibraltar (c. by Rock of Gibraltar). 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m, R369,650, 2d Griqualand Come See the The Sascoc Stars S.

Renumani (f. by Rock of Gibraltar). Winner at 1100m in Aust.

Somerset Lady (f. by Rock of Gibraltar). Placed in Aust.


2nd dam

Dangora, by Sovereign Dancer. 2 wins at 2, Ascot Virginia Water 2YO S., 2d York Lowther S., Gr.2. Half-sister to ZAIZAFON (dam of ZAFONIC, ZAMINDAR, CHOICE SPIRIT), Factual, Magnified, Mariakova (dam of WELL BEYOND), Model Bride (dam of ARABRIDE), Modena (dam of ELMAAMUL, REAMS OF VERSE, MANIFEST, MODERN DAY, MODERNISE, HIGH WALDEN, MODESTA, NOVELLARA). Dam of 8 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

DANZARI (Arazi). Winner at 2, Deauville Prix de la Vallee d'Auge, L, 2d Longchamp Prix Hampton, L. Producer.

Delegate (Polish Precedent). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, Newmarket Northmore Cottages H., O2 Pay & Go Wild H., Chantilly Prix d'Halatte, 2d Evry Prix Djebel, L, Doncaster Coalite Smokeless Fuels H., Tote Trifecta Portland H., Newbury Aegon UK H., 3d Newmarket Bentinck S., L, Newbury Albion Chemicals H., Newmarket Ronald Albert Fitzgerald H., NGK Spark Plugs Soham H., 4th Longchamp Prix du Pont-Neuf, L.

Corsini. Winner at 2, 2d Ascot Blue Seal 2YO S. Dam of-

Corcoran (Lear Fan). Winner at 2, 3d Goodwood Lupe S., L, 4th Newbury Ballymacoll Stud S., L.

Summer Exhibition. Unraced. Dam of-

SUMMER SURPRICE (Le Havre). 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m in 2014, Grand Prix du Lion d'Angers, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Deep Roots, 2d Chantilly Prix Charles Laffitte, L.


3rd dam

MOFIDA, by Right Tack. 8 wins-5 at 2-to 7¼f, York William Hill Trophy H., L, 2d Duke of York S., Gr.3, Ascot One Thousand Guineas Trial S., Gr.3, Newmarket Nell Gwyn S., Gr.3, Grand Criterium International d'Ostende, L, 3d Doncaster Portland H., L, 4th Ascot Diadem S., Gr.3. Half-sister to Flickering (dam of FAIRY SPARK). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

ZAIZAFON (The Minstrel). 2 wins at 2, Newcastle Seaton Delaval S., Gr.3, 3d Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.2, 4th Doncaster Champagne S., Gr.2, Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.2, Newmarket Child S., Gr.3. Dam of-

ZAFONIC (Gone West). Head of The 1992 2YO & 1993 3YO European Classifications. 5 wins-4 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, £205,922, 1,628,000fr., The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix de la Salamandre, Gr.1, Deauville Prix Morny, Gr.1, Prix de Tancarville, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Djebel, L. Sire.

ZAMINDAR (Gone West). 2 wins at 2, Deauville Prix de Cabourg, Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de la Saone, 2d Deauville Prix Morny, Gr.1, Prix de Ris-Orangis, Gr.3, 3d Longchamp Prix de la Salamandre, Gr.1. Champion sire.

CHOICE SPIRIT (Danzig). 2 wins at 1600m, Deauville Prix de la Calonne, L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Pegase, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Amandine, L. Dam of-

Hachita. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 3d Newmarket Curragh Home of the Irish Classics H., Sandown London Stock Exchange 2YO S. Dam of-

ANNOUNCE (Selkirk). 5 wins from 2000m to 2500m, €394,960, Deauville Prix Jean Romanet, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix Allez France, Gr.3, Deauville Prix Minerve, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix de Thiberville, L, Prix des Favorites, 2d Longchamp Prix de l'Opera, Gr.1, Saint-Cloud Prix Corrida, Gr.2, Longchamp La Coupe, Gr.3, 4th Grand Prix de Vichy, Gr.3.

MEXICAN GOLD (Medaglia d'Oro). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1500m, 1600m, €117,035, to 2015, Longchamp Prix de la Grotte, Gr.3, Deauville Prix d'Hotot en Auge, 3d Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1, 4th Chantilly Prix de Sandringham, Gr.2.

Shuttle Diplomacy (Seeking the Gold). 2 wins at 1400m, Longchamp Prix des Arts et Metiers, Prix de Tivoli, 2d Longchamp Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3. Sire.

Press Baron (Private Account). 2 wins at 2, 3d Longchamp Prix de Suresnes, L, Evry Prix Herod, L, Prix Matchem, L.

Western Appeal (Gone West). Winner at 1400m, Deauville Prix de Vire, 3d Deauville Prix de Saint-Cyr, L. Producer.

Botanic (Mr. Prospector). Winner at 6½f in U.S.A, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Cor de Chasse, L. Sire.

Bold Empress. Winner at 2, Evry Prix Punta Gorda. Dam of-

Tsar's Pride (Sadler's Wells). Winner at 2400m, Deauville Prix de Troam, 2d Longchamp Prix de Liancourt, L. Dam of-

EXHIBIT ONE (Silver Hawk). Champion Older Female in Italy in 2007 (Long). 3 wins at 2000m, 2400m, £19,884, €201,651, Milan Premio Paolo Mezzanotte, Gr.3, Rome Premio Carlo d'Alessio, Gr.3, 2d Milan Premio Ambrosiano, Gr.3, 3d Gran Premio di Milano, Gr.1, Deauville Prix de Pomone, Gr.2, 4th Yorkshire Oaks, Gr.1. Producer.

PAVLOSK (Arch). 2 wins at 7f, 1m, York Fillies' S., L, Newbury Bridget Fillies' S., 4th York Strensall S., Gr.3, Lingfield Chartwell S., Gr.3.

Bold Assumption. Unraced. Dam of-

IRISH ROOKIE (Azamour). 2 wins at 2, £27,723, €102,870, in 2014, Newmarket Montrose S., L, 2d Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1.

Daring Action. Unraced. Dam of-

DARING LOVE (Big Shuffle). 3 wins at 2 in Germany, Baden-Baden Maurice Lacroix Trophy, Gr.2, Cologne Oppenheim Rennen, L.

DARING MATCH (Call Me Big). 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m to 2015 in Germany, Krefeld Ehrmann Sprint Cup, L, 2d Hoppegartener Fliegerpreis, L, 4th Baden-Baden Goldene Peitsche, Gr.3.

Descant. Unraced. Dam of-

COUGAR MOUNTAIN (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 6f, 1m, £104,889, €48,875, to 2015, Leopardstown Desmond S., Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1, 4th Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1, Leopardstown Heritage S., L.

Factual (Known Fact). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 7f in GB and U.S.A, Doncaster Rous 2YO S., 3d Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1. Sire.

Dangora (Sovereign Dancer). 2 wins. See above.

Magnified (Known Fact). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, RHKJC Wayfoong Centenary Bowl H., Doncaster Zetland 2YO S., 2d Newmarket Eastern Electricity H., 3d RHKJC Centurion Trophy, HK-3.

Mariakova. Placed in GB. Dam of-

WELL BEYOND (Don't Forget Me). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 5f to 1m, Ascot October S., L, Sandown Sha Tin 2YO S. Dam of-

OUT OF REACH (Warning). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 8½f, Golden Gate Brown Bess H., Gr.3, Sandown Atalanta S., L, Newmarket H., Newbury 2YO S., 3d Curragh Matron S., Gr.3, Hollywood Wilshire H., Gr.3. Producer.

Well Warned (Warning). Winner at 2, 3d Newmarket Cherry Hinton S., Gr.2, Newbury Fred Darling S., Gr.3. Dam of-

PROHIBIT (Oasis Dream). 9 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, £333,048, €79,200, 30,000Kr., 590,184Dhs in GB, France and U.A.E, Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix du Petit Couvert, Gr.3, Doncaster Scarbrough S., L, Ascot Shergar Cup Dash H., Newmarket Voute Sales H., Meydan Dubal Trophy H., Kempton Poker S., 2d Chantilly Prix du Gros-Chene, Gr.2, Beverley Bullet Sprint S., L, 3d York Nunthorpe S., Gr.1, Haydock Temple S., Gr.2, Newbury World Trophy, Gr.3, Ascot Pavilion S., L, 4th Longchamp Prix de Saint-Georges, Gr.3.

PRIOR WARNING - AESIF ALMEEDAAN (Sau.) (Barathea). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, £3,239, €95,900, 10,000SAR, Chantilly Prix Sigy, L, Deauville Prix Montenica, L, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Djebel, L, 3d Toulouse Grand Criterium du Languedoc, L.

EMERGENCY (Dr Fong). 2 wins at 1400m, €82,060, Deauville Prix Amandine, L, Longchamp Prix de la Bibliotheque Nationale, 2d Deauville Prix de Lieurey, Gr.3, 3d Longchamp Prix du Pin, Gr.3. Producer.

Model Bride. Unraced. Dam of-

ARABRIDE (Unfuwain). 2 wins at 1600m, Deauville Prix de la Calonne, L, Ascot Fenwolf S., 4th Newmarket Falmouth S., Gr.2, Curragh Matron S., Gr.3, Sandown Atalanta S., L.

Model Queen. Winner at 7½f, 3d Doncaster Halifax Insurance H. Dam of-

REGAL PARADE (Pivotal). Champion Older Male Sprinter in France in 2010. 13 wins to 7¼f, £615,351, €157,125, 120,192Dhs, to 2014, Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.1, Deauville Prix Maurice de Gheest, Gr.1, Newbury Hackwood S., Gr.3, Chester City Plate S., L, Haydock Pertemps Network S., Newmarket Stan James Telebetting H., Royal Ascot Buckingham Palace H., York S., 2d Newbury Hungerford S., Gr.2, York Duke of York S., Gr.2, Haydock John of Gaunt S., Gr.3, Leicestershire S., L, 3d Goodwood Lennox S., Gr.2, Newcastle Chipchase S., Gr.3-twice.

ENTIFAADHA (Dansili). 2 wins at 2, York Acomb S., Gr.3, Newmarket Ballygallon Stud 2YO S., 2d Meydan Classic S., L, 3d Doncaster Champagne S., Gr.2, Meydan Ford Explorer S., Radio1 Breakfast Show H.

Veiled Beauty. Raced twice. Dam of-

THE CHEKA (Xaar). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, £275,478, €41,700, Haydock John of Gaunt S., Gr.3, 2d Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1, York Duke of York S., Gr.2, 3d Deauville Prix Maurice de Gheest, Gr.1, Doncaster Park S., Gr.2, Sandown Mile S., Gr.2.

Modena. Unraced. Dam of-

REAMS OF VERSE (Nureyev). Champion 2YO Filly in GB in 1996. 5 wins-3 at 2-from 7f to 1½m, £335,437, The Oaks, Gr.1, Ascot Fillies Mile, Gr.1, Doncaster May Hill S., Gr.3, York Musidora S., Gr.3, 3d Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.2, 4th Yorkshire Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

EAGLE POISE (Empire Maker). 6 wins from 8½f to 1¾m, US$519,609, Woodbine Valedictory S., Gr.3, 2d Santa Anita San Juan Capistrano H., Gr.2, Woodbine Valedictory S., Gr.3, Keeneland Sycamore S., L, Woodbine Ontario Derby, L, 3d Santa Anita Tokyo City Cup, Gr.3.

MANY VOLUMES - YAKALED (Sau.) (Chester House). 4 wins at 1¼m, 11f, Sandown Gala S., L, Newmarket Firestone Building Products S., 2d Royal Ascot Wolferton H., L, 3d Goodwood Foundation S., L. Sire.

Ithaca (Distant View). Winner at 2, Goodwood New Ham 2YO S., 2d Goodwood Prestige S., Gr.3, 3d Doncaster Sceptre S., L. Dam of-

ZACINTO (Dansili). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, £205,979, Goodwood Celebration Mile, Gr.2, Thoroughbred S., L, Sandown Cushman & Wakefield 2YO S., 2d Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Doncaster Champagne S., Gr.2, 4th Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1.

ELMAAMUL (Diesis). Champion 3YO Colt in Ireland in 1990 (Intermediate). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 1¼m, £424,535, Phoenix Champion S., Gr.1, Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1, Kempton Easter S., L, Sandown Reference Pointer 2YO S., Newmarket JM Ratcliffe 2YO S., 2d York International S., Gr.1, Goodwood Predominate S., L, 3d The Derby, Gr.1, 4th Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1. Sire.

MANIFEST (Rainbow Quest). 2 wins at 1½m, 1¾m, £105,844, Yorkshire Cup, Gr.2, Newmarket Royal British Legion Poppy S., 2d Newbury John Porter S., Gr.3, Newmarket Turftv S., 3d Newmarket Noel Murless S., L.

MODERN DAY (Dayjur). 9 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, £6,394, R324,660, Greyville King's Cup, Gr.3, Clairwood Port Natal H., L, Greyville King's Cup, L, 3d Greyville Drill Hall S., Gr.2, Newmarket Sunley Builds 2YO S., 4th Clairwood Sharp Electronics Trial, Gr.3. Sire.

MODERNISE (Known Fact). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 9f, Bay Meadows Ascot H., Gr.3, Newmarket Westley 2YO S., 2d Sandown Ring & Brymer H. Sire.

HIGH WALDEN (El Gran Senor). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 9f, Hollywood Matiara S., L, 2d Santa Anita Santa Ana H., Gr.2, Epsom Victress S., L, Newmarket Oh So Sharp S., L, 3d York Musidora S., Gr.3. Producer.

NOVELLARA (Sadler's Wells). 2 wins at 1¼m, 1¾m, Newmarket Noel Murless S., L. Dam of-

DISCLAIMER (Dansili). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1800m to 2300m, £41,769, A$162,285, to 2014-15, Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.3, Goodwood Cocked Hat S., L, Doncaster 32red Casino H., Kempton Betvictor Casino on Your Mobile H., 3d ATC City Tattersalls Club Cup, L, 4th ATC Metropolitan H., Gr.1.

MODESTA (Sadler's Wells). 2 wins at 11½f, 1¾m, Yarmouth Lady Godiva S., L, 2d Haydock Sharp Minds Betfair H. Producer.

Midsummer (Kingmambo). Winner at 11¼f, 2d Lingfield Oaks Trial S., L, 4th Goodwood Lupe S., L. Dam of-

MIDDAY (Oasis Dream). Champion Older Middle Distance Female in GB in 2010. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1½m, £985,126, €312,064, US$1,440,000, Yorkshire Oaks, Gr.1, Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.1-3 times, Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Vermeille, Gr.1, York Middleton S., Gr.2, Lingfield Oaks Trial S., L, 2d The Oaks, Gr.1, Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf S., Gr.1, Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.1, Epsom Coronation Cup, Gr.1, York International S., Gr.1, Middleton S., Gr.2, 3d Irish Oaks, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix de l'Opera, Gr.1.

HOT SNAP (Pivotal). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, Newmarket Nell Gwyn S., Gr.3, 2d Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2, 3d Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.1.

MIDSUMMER SUN (Monsun). 7 wins from 1600m to 2400m, £27,435, A$383,000, to 2014-15 in GB and Aust, Gosford Cup, L-twice, 2d ATC Sky High S., Gr.3, Summer Cup, Gr.3, VRC Visit Victoria P., L.

A la Mode. Winner at 9f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Sharp Mode. Unraced. Dam of-

AMRALAH (Teofilo). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 1½m to 2014, Haydock Rose of Lancaster S., Gr.3, Newbury Doom Bar S., L, Newmarket Silver Wedding Anniversary H., Warrens of Warwick 2YO S., 2d Sandown Gala S., L, Doncaster Frank Whittle Partnership S.

Contiguous. Unraced. Dam of-

CONFRONT (Nayef). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 9f, £215,688, HK$320,000, Newmarket Joel S., Gr.3, Haydock Superior Mile, L, York City of York S., L, 2d Ascot Summer Mile, Gr.2, Epsom Diomed S., Gr.3, Salisbury Sovereign S., Gr.3.

Post Modern. Unraced. Dam of-

CHASING STARS (Observatory). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, €96,350, Saint-Cloud Prix Isola Bella, L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Ad Altiora, Longchamp Prix des Arts et Metiers, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Coronation, L.


Race Record: 10 Starts 3-1-3 A$58,665.

3 wins from 1400m to 2000m to 2014-15, MRC (Mornington) European Auto Refinishers H., 2d MRC New Zealand Bloodstock H., 3d MRC Le Pine Funerals H.