Sire: Rock 'n' Pop
Dam: Cape Merlot
Age: 6 year old
Foaled: Oct 16th, 2014
Country: New Zealand
Silks: Yellow, Five Royal Blue Diamonds, Red Sleeves, Red And Yellow Quartered Cap
Gundaroo Stud (Mgr: R K Lees & L Hoyle)
Career Record: 22-3-5-5
GO DIXIE (NZ)
|Brown colt||Foaled in 2014|
ROCK 'N' POP (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2013). Head of the 2011-12 NZ 3YO Free H. 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m, NZ$458,175, A$6,000, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Karaka Mile, RL, 2d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Lilakyn. Out of SW Popsy. Sire of Refresh, The Macallan and of the placegetters Battleborn, Boomtown Rat, Go Dixie, Katie Perrie, Rocky High, Van Halen, Veuve Clicquot, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.
CAPE MERLOT, by Cape Cross. Winner at 1400m in NZ. This is her fifth foal. Dam of four foals to race, three winners-
Elusive Red (f. by Elusive City). 5 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, NZ$75,185, Manawatu RC New Zealand Bloodstock 2YO H., WRC JR & N Berkett Telegraph H., 2d Foxton RC Castletown S., L, WRC Mitsubishi Electric H., Anabandana 2YO H., 3d Levin RC Ryder S., L, Waikato RC Crombie Lockwood 2YO H., WRC KPR Catering 2YO H.
I'mdaone (g. by Fully Fledged). Winner at 1200m, 2d ARC Hallmark Yearlings H.
La Luna (f. by O'Reilly). 5 wins at 1200m, 1600m in NZ and Aust.
Go Dixie (c. by Rock 'n' Pop). See below.
EDSA, by Grosvenor. Unplaced. Three-quarter-sister to OMNICORP, half-sister to CENTIE LASSIE, Mi Centie. Dam of 6 foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-
Seeker. 2 wins at 1600m, 2050m, Wanganui JC Dave Hoskin Carriers H., 2d Manawatu RC Totally Vets H., WRC Keep the Peace H.
Able King. 2 wins at 19f, 20½f in GB, 2d Avondale JC Airdrie Timbers H.
Syncopate. Winner at 1600m in Aust.
Cape Merlot. Winner. See above.
KENTUCKY LASS, by Sound Reason. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Sister to PRINCE BOURBON, three-quarter-sister to Clermont Rose (dam of GRAND DANCER, ASPINAL),
CENTIE LASSIE (Centaine). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1300m, SAJC Balcrest S., L, Desirable H., 2d SAJC Semo Car Spoilers H., Tattersall's Chairman 2YO P.H.
Mi Centie (Centaine). Winner at 2, 2d Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, ARC Guineas Trial, L, Sunday Star-Times H., 3d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.2. Producer.
Dansing Fun. Winner at 1400m, HKJC Lai King H., 2d HKJC Cricket Star P., 3d HKJC Yin Kong H.
Cinzano. Unraced. Dam of-
Private O'Dea (O'Reilly). 3 wins from 1200m to 1850m, WATC Westspeed 3YO H., 2d WATC Westspeed H., PR AFL Grand Final Packages H., 3d WATC Belmont Guineas, L, Skyy Vodka H., PR AFL Grand Final Day Packages H., Perth Racing on Twitter H., Tabtouch.mobi H.
BOURBON LASS, by Bourbon Prince. 13 wins-1 at 2-to 7¼f, Marlborough RC AF Loe H., Nelson JC Buller H.-twice, Alex Thomson Memorial H.-twice, Otaki Maori RC Taipua H., Pahiatua RC Ballance H., President's H., Wairoa RC President's H., 3d WRC Kaitoke H. Sister to
ZAMAZAAN LASS (Zamazaan). Second top filly on The 1975-76 NZ 2YO Free H. 10 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 2400m, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.3, AJC Anniversary H., L, Clarence River JC Grafton Cup, L, 2d WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, Carterton RC Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, 3d Manawatu Breeders' S., Gr.3. Dam of-
Hit the Trail. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-
SEATTLE GEM (Khozaam). Winner at 1400m, NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., Gr.3, 2d Counties Challenge S., L, Waikato RC Star Way S., L. Dam of-
ANACARDE (Anabaa). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1250m, 1800m, SAJC Hill-Smith S., L, Tapestry Vineyards H. Dam of-
Cajou (Encosta de Lago). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$228,750, STC International Animal Health Products 2YO H., 3d AJC Sapphire S., Gr.2. Dam of-
ALLERGIC (Street Cry). 8 wins from 1750m to 2400m, A$681,945, to 2016-17, ATC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3, 3d South Australian Derby, Gr.1, ATC Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Sky High S., Gr.3.
HOW ABOUT THAT (Honour and Glory). 2 wins at 2, A$90,500, VRC Lady Mayoress' P., L, 2d VRC Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.3. Producer.
Peppermint Girl. Raced twice. Dam of-
Mint Kisses. Unraced. Dam of-
Nordanseuse. Unraced. Dam of-
LUSKIN DANCER (Enforcer). 7 wins from 1500m to 2400m, A$217,045, WATC GA Towton Cup, L, 3d WATC St Leger, L.
PRINCE BOURBON (Sound Reason). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2200m, QTC Eagle Farm S., L, BATC Dalrello Graduation S., QTC Botany Bay Graduation S., 3d BATC Labour Day Cup, L. Sire.
Bourbon Lassie. 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, AJC Greenacre H., NSW Tatt's RC Club Welter H. Dam of-
OMNICORP (Grosvenor). Second on The 1987-88 Australasian 3YO Classification. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2500m, A$506,150, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, AJC San Domenico S., Gr.2, VATC Norman Robinson S., L, STC Port Hacking View Club 2YO H., 2d AJC Breeders' P., Gr.3, 3d AJC Expressway S., Gr.2, VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2, Newcastle JC Penfolds Classic S., Gr.3, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, Geelong RC Derby Trial S., L, 4th AJC Champagne S., Gr.1. Sire.
PHAROSTAN (Imposing). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, A$191,850, VATC Herbert Power H., Gr.2, Sandown Cup, Gr.2, STC XPT S., VATC Pelham H., Tooronga H., 2d STC Hill S., Gr.2, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.2, 3d VATC Eclipse S., L. Sire.
CRIMSON (Zabeel). Third top filly on The 1997-98 NZ 3YO Free H. 5 wins from 1400m to 2100m, NZ$162,200, ARC Championship S., Gr.2, Waikato Guineas, Gr.3, Waikato RC Hamilton Veterinary Services H., ARC Ancare Star Belle Classic, 2d Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, Hunter Country H. Dam of-
ABIDEWITHME (Redoute's Choice). 9 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$416,200, A$63,750, to 2016-17, BOP RC Tauranga S., Gr.2, Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, 2d Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, ARC Westbury Classic, Gr.3, Sofitel Luxury Hotels S., Gr.3, 3d WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1.
MISS SCARLATTI (Stravinsky). 2 wins at 1200m, 1800m, A$379,780, VRC Super Impose S., L, 2d VRC Oaks, Gr.1. Producer.
A Fairy's Kiss (Stravinsky). 4 wins from 1200m to 1650m, A$106,200, AJC Candy Shop Cabramatta H., 3d Gosford RC Belle of the Turf S., L. Dam of-
DESTINY'S KISS (Power of Destiny). 17 wins from 1500m to 3200m, A$1,261,618, to 2017-18, ATC Winter Cup, L, 3d ATC Summer Cup, Gr.3.
BOURBON BOY (Reindeer). 9 wins from 1200m to 2400m, STC Rosehill Cup, L, 2d AJC Anniversary H., L.
Real Charmer. Unraced. Dam of-
French Kiss. Raced once. Dam of-
TICKLISH (Maroof). 9 wins at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$125,525, A$96,975, CJC Timaru S., L, 3d VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Dam of-
MELT (Iffraaj). Winner at 2 in 2017-18, Counties Challenge S., L.
Bourbazam. Unraced. Dam of-
Bourbazam Lass. Winner at 1800m, 2d AJC Managers' H. Dam of-
WILDLY (Hurricane Sky). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$431,900, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, AR Creswick S., L, 2d SCTC Glasshouse H., L, 3d MRC Sir John Monash S., L.
Ribbon. Raced twice. Dam of-
BLUE RIBBON (Royal Academy). 5 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$205,851, SAJC Centaurea S., L, 3d SAJC Queen of the South S., Gr.2.
Lady of Destiny. Unraced. Dam of-
SUAVITY (Akaaber). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, A$249,280, Tasmanian Derby, Gr.3, MVRC Martin Nettleton H., VATC Beaumaris Hotel & Football Club H., VRC Super VOBIS in 1997 H. Sire.
AKARANA (Akaaber). 3 wins to 1400m, A$117,690, VRC Vanity S., L, 4th VATC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.3. Dam of-
ALWAYS CERTAIN (Not a Single Doubt). Champion Older Horse in Singapore in 2011 (Long). 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m, S$1,230,924, Singapore TC Raffles Cup, L, Committee's Prize, L, 1600m-in track record time.
Future Choice. Unraced. Dam of-
EIGHT TILL LATE (Lonhro). Winner at 1600m, A$132,280, WATC Champion Fillies S., Gr.3.
Clermont Lass. Unraced. Dam of-
IGUAZU (Carolingian). 12 wins-3 at 2-from 800m to 2000m, NZ$161,625, A$1,600, Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, Gore Guineas, L, Otago Breeders' S., L. Dam of-
SPLASHING OUT (O'Reilly). 4 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$281,575, MRC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, QTC Princess S., 2d VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.1, 3d AJC Sapphire S., Gr.2. Dam of-
SHOPAHOLIC (Pins). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$7,538, A$287,013, MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, MRC Derrinstown Stud Ireland P., Cove Hotel H., 3d MRC Twilight Glow S., L, BMW H., Waikato RC Iverquantel Juvenile H., 4th VRC Gucci S., L. Producer.
SPLURGE (Savabeel). 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$172,925, to 2016-17, ARC Darley P., Gr.3, Cambridge JC AON Insurance Brokers H., ARC Shaws Wire Ropes H., 2d ARC Eagle Technology S., Gr.3.
PACKING PINS (Pins). 7 wins to 1400m, NZ$43,750, HK$8,586,500, to 2017-18, Rotorua RC Arawa S., Gr.3, 2d HKJC Chinese Club Challenge Cup, L, 3d HKJC Champions Mile, Gr.1, Sprint Cup, L.
Iguazu's Girl. 2 wins at 900m, 1000m in NZ. Dam of-
SACRED FALLS (O'Reilly). Joint Top Older Male of 2013-14 Australasian Classification (Mile). Top on the 2012-13 NZ 3YO Free H (1200m-1600m). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, NZ$378,435, A$4,400,300, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Doncaster H., Gr.1-twice, George Main S., Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.2, Waikato RC James & Annie Sarten Memorial S., Gr.3, Whangarei RC Westbury Stud Challenge S., L, Waikato RC Shaune Ritchie Racing Stables 2YO H., 2d ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, 3d MVRC Schweppes Crystal Mile, Gr.2, 4th ATC George Ryder S., Gr.1, Canterbury S., Gr.1.
Clermont Rose (Sound Reason). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, Gore RC Princess Mellay S., 2d Gore Guineas, L. Dam of-
GRAND DANCER (No Excuse Needed). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$75,100, A$9,225, HK$1,739,250, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, HKJC Audemars Piguet Millenary H., Eagle's Nest H., 4th AJC Royal Sovereign S., Gr.2.
ASPINAL (Pins). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1300m, NZ$210,110, A$8,500, Rotorua RC Lion Red P., L, 3d Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.2.
Marlass. Unraced. Dam of-
Justa Taste. 3 wins to 1400m in NZ. Dam of-
MYNZAWINE (Jetball). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, Egmont RC Fayette Park S., Gr.3, 2d Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, Wanganui Eye Care 2YO H. Producer.
DABEER ZAHEER (Kingdom Bay). 9 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, 1250m, NZ$93,700, Foxton RC Castletown S., L, Otago RC Christian Dior Parfums H.
Reasonably. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-
VONUSTI (Ustinov). 9 wins from 1000m to 1600m, NZ$923,738, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, Taranaki RC Energy City Ford H., ARC Brokerweb Insurance Group H., Lindauer Sec H., Sunline Lodge H., 2d WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, ARC Darley P., Gr.3-twice, CJC Pegasus S., L, Rotorua RC Lion Red P., L, 3d ARC Concorde H., Gr.2, BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy, Gr.2, ARC Darley P., Gr.3.
Harriet. Unraced. Dam of-
(LORD) WOBURN (Groom Dancer). 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, NZ$183,549, A$27,000, Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, 3d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, South Australian Derby, Gr.1, CJC Gold Cup, Gr.3.
Lady Harriet. Raced twice. Dam of-
Henriette. 2 wins at 1350m, 2d AJC Inglis Classic Sale 2YO H., STC Excites H. Dam of-
JACQUETTA (Keeper). Third Top Filly on The 2014-15 NZ 2YO Free H. 4 wins at 2, CJC Welcome S., L, 3d WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2.