Think Velvet Moon


Think Velvet Moon

Sire: So You Think

Dam: Dance On The Moon

Colour: Brown

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Aug 22nd, 2013

Country: Australia


Pedigree

 

 THINK VELVET MOON (AUS)

 

Brown fillyFoaled in 2013

SireHigh ChaparralSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
SO YOU THINK (NZ) KasoraDarshaan
2006TriassicTightsNijinsky
  Astral RowLong Row
DamFasliyevNureyevNorthern Dancer
DANCE ON THE MOON (IRE) Mr. P's PrincessMr. Prospector
2001Band of AngelsAlzaoLyphard
  Rose of JerichoAlleged

SO YOU THINK (NZ) (Bay or Brown 2006-Stud 2012). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2009-10. Champion Miler in Australia in 2010-11. Champion Older Horse in Ireland in 2011 & 2012 (Int.). 14 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2100m, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1-twice, Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Prince of Wales's S., Gr.1, Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SP Now You Know. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.

 

1st dam

DANCE ON THE MOON, by Fasliyev. Winner at 2 in Ireland. Dam of seven named foals, four to race, three winners, inc:-

AWESOME PLANET (f. by Giant's Causeway). Third 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, ARC Soliloquy S., L, Manawatu Breeders' S., L, Waikato RC Seafood Bazaar H., 2d Wellington Cup, Gr.2, 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.3, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, Avondale JC Vero Insurance New Zealand 2YO S., 4th Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3. Dam of-

AWESOME ROCK (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1800m, A$258,220, to 2015-16, VRC James Boag's Symphony S., L, MRC Say It With Flowers 2YO H., 2d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, MRC David Jones Cup, Gr.3, 3d BRC Fred Best Classic, Gr.3, MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, Hockingstuart H., 4th VRC Danehill S., Gr.2, BRC Queensland Guineas, Gr.2.

Solar Eclipse (c. by Iffraaj). Winner at 2000m, 3d ARC Championship S., Gr.2.

Lunar Eclipse (f. by Darci Brahma). 2 wins at 1150m, 1200m, 3d BOP RC Marks Ewen & Associates 3YO S., Waikato RC Classic Hits 98.6 FM H., 4th Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2.

 

2nd dam

BAND OF ANGELS, by Alzao. Unraced. Half-sister to DR DEVIOUS, ARCHWAY, ROYAL COURT, SHINKO KING, Hill Country - Joshaan (Sau.), Rain Flower (dam of DANCING RAIN, SUMORA), Rose of Suzuka (dam of SUZUKA PHOENIX). Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Bandanaman. 3 wins at 17f, 17¼f in GB.

Twinkle Toes. Unraced. Dam of-

I'm Feeling Lucky (Bletchley Park). 5 wins from 1100m to 2200m, A$236,120, to 2014-15, WATC Golden Oldies Footballers H., Bob Tate Memorial H., Reddifund H., Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H., 3d WATC Belmont Oaks, L, Belmont Classic, L, Tabtouch Mobile App H., Bidvest WA H., Dee Dee's 60 H.

 

3rd dam

ROSE OF JERICHO, by Alleged. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to ZIND - SUPREME (Mal.), Alleged Gift (dam of SOUVENIR GIFT). Dam of 11 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

DR DEVIOUS (Ahonoora). Second on The 1992 European 3YO Classifications (Intermediate/Long. 6 wins-4 at 2-from 5f to 1½m, £754,122, US$112,000, The Derby, Gr.1, Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1, Goodwood Vintage S., Gr.3, Newmarket Superlative S., L, Newbury May S., 2d Irish Derby, Gr.1, Newmarket Craven S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Coventry S., Gr.3, Newmarket Tattersalls Tiffany Highflyer 2YO S., 4th Breeders' Cup Turf S., Gr.1, York International S., Gr.1. Sire.

ROYAL COURT (Sadler's Wells). 3 wins at 1½m, 13¼f, Chester Ormonde S., Gr.3, Haydock July Trophy, L, 3d York Great Voltigeur S., Gr.2, 4th Düsseldorf WGZ Bank Deutschland Preis, Gr.1, Royal Ascot Hardwicke S., Gr.2, Ascot Cumberland Lodge S., Gr.3. Sire.

ARCHWAY (Thatching). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.3, Waterford Testimonial S., L, 2d Curragh Tetrarch S., Gr.3, Longchamp Prix du Petit Couvert, Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.2, 4th Prix de l'Abbaye de Longchamp, Gr.1, Curragh MacDonagh Boland S., L. Sire.

SHINKO KING (Fairy King). 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m, HK$650,000, 198,029,000¥, Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Hai, Jpn-1, Tokyo Fuji S., L, Nakayama Christmas S., Tokyo November S., 3d Hong Kong International Bowl, Gr.2, Nakayama Sprinters S., Jpn-1, Kyoto Silk Road S., Jpn-3. Sire.

Hill Country - Joshaan (Sau.) (Danehill). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 1½m, Newmarket Evelyn Hospital S., Kempton City Index Share Trading 2YO S., 2d Ascot Autumn S., L, Doncaster Troy S., L, 3d Ascot Royal Lodge S., Gr.2.

Rain Flower. Unraced. Dam of-

DANCING RAIN (Danehill Dancer). Champion 3YO Filly in GB in 2011 (Intermediate/Long). 4 wins from 2000m to 2400m, £366,901, €238,500 in GB and Germany, The Oaks, Gr.1, Düsseldorf Preis der Diana, Gr.1, Ascot British Champions Fillies' & Mares' S., Gr.2, Newbury Robert Sangster Memorial Fillies' S., 2d Newbury Fillies' Trial S., L, 3d Ascot British Champions Fillies' & Mares' S., Gr.2.

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

MAYBE (Galileo). Champion 2YO Filly in Europe & Ireland in 2011. 5 wins at 2, £73,200, €233,475, Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.1, Debutante S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Silver Flash S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Chesham S., L, 3d The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1.

Rose of Suzuka. Unraced. Dam of-

SUZUKA PHOENIX (Sunday Silence). 8 wins from 1200m to 2000m, 447,678,000¥, Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Kinen, Gr.1, Tokyo Shimbun Hai, Gr.3, Hanshin Cup, L, Kyoto Yukan Fuji Hai Ohara S., Hakodate HTB Hai, Mutsuwan Tokubetsu, Kyoto Rakunan Tokubetsu, 2d Hanshin Hankyu Hai, Gr.3, 3d Chukyo Takamatsunomiya Kinen, Gr.1, Kyoto Mile Championship, Gr.1, Tokyo Keio Hai Spring Cup, Gr.2, Hanshin Hankyu Hai, Gr.3, Tokyo Fuji S., Gr.3, 4th Nakayama Sprinters S., Gr.1, Kyoto Mainichi Broadcasting System Sho Swan S., Gr.2. Sire.

 

Race Record:

Unraced.