Equiano X Circus Polka


Sire: Equiano

Dam: Circus Polka

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Aug 19th, 2015

Country: Australia


Pedigree

 

 BAY COLT (AUS)

 

Foaled 19th August 2015

SireAcclamationRoyal ApplauseWaajib
EQUIANO (FR) Princess AthenaAhonoora
2005Entente CordialeEla-Mana-MouPitcairn
  MirmandeKris
DamStravinskyNureyevNorthern Dancer
CIRCUS POLKA (AUS) Fire the GroomBlushing Groom
2005Tropical AffairDanehillDanzig
  Just as LovelyBletchingly

EQUIANO (FR) (Bay 2005-Stud 2011). 7 wins-2 at 2, Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.1-twice. Sire of 416 rnrs, 210 wnrs, 12 SW, inc. The Tin Man (Ascot British Champions Sprint S., Gr.1), Medicine Jack, Fly on the Night, Belvoir Bay, Baciami Piccola, Lady Macapa, Dark Reckoning, Strath Burn, Alicante Dawn - Furious Boy (H.K.), Valliano, Waipu Cove - Jolly Convergence (H.K.), Final Venture, SP Blood Moon, Lola Beaux, Staxton, Equimou, etc.

 

1st dam

CIRCUS POLKA, by Stravinsky. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 2d MRC ESP P.H., 3d MRC Shankhill Lass H. Half-sister to PRIZED ICON, MATRAS, ROMANTIC MOON, Ashikaga, Tarlaquena (dam of KABAYAN). This is her fourth foal. Dam of three foals to race, two winners, inc:-

Modoc (g. by Haradasun). 2 wins at 2, A$169,050, 2d MRC (Mornington) Inglis 2YO Premier, L, 3d ATC Skyline S., Gr.2, 4th ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2.

Archduke (g. by Equiano). Winner at 1000m in Aust.

 

2nd dam

TROPICAL AFFAIR, by Danehill. Winner at 2, VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, 2d VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' S., Gr.2, 3d MVRC William Inglis & Son H. Half-sister to Just as Beautiful (dam of SALADE). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

PRIZED ICON (More Than Ready). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1600m, 2500m, A$1,774,100, to 2016-17, VRC Victoria Derby, Gr.1, ATC Champagne S., Gr.1, Fernhill H., L, 2d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Tulloch S., Gr.2, Schweppervescence H., Gr.3, Lonhro P., L, Scone RC Inglis 3YO Guineas, L, 3d ATC Spring Champion S., Gr.1, Gloaming S., Gr.3, Canberra RC Black Opal S., Gr.3, ATC Breeders' P., L, TAB More Than Winning 2YO P., 4th ATC Up & Coming S., Gr.3.

MATRAS (Zabeel). 6 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$198,100, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, MRC Classic Caulfield Ladies' Day Vase H., Matrice H., Le Pine Funeral Services P., VRC Torquay H. Dam of-

Zutara (Encosta de Lago). Winner at 2, A$137,000, AJC Autumn Carnival Package on Sale Now 2YO H., 2d AJC Reginald Allen H., L, 3d STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, AJC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, STC Bacardi Breezer H., 4th MRC Sportingbet S., L. Dam of-

WHISPERED SECRET (High Chaparral). 2 wins at 2, A$191,700, in 2016-17, ATC Fernhill H., L, 3d ATC Champagne S., Gr.1, Tab.com.au 2YO P.

Best of the Rest (Northern Meteor). 5 wins from 1100m to 2200m, A$239,430, BRC Racing Retro H., XXXX Gold H., 2d BRC PFD Foods H., ATC Canterbury League Club H., Jamberoo Action Park H., Ranvet H., 3d BRC Tails S., L, Mount Alvernia College H., Qld Tatt's RC Sapphire Recruitment H., ATC McGrath Estate Agents Principals H., Australian Turf Club 2YO H., 4th Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L.

Muy Bien. 4 wins to 1400m, A$118,470, ATC TAB More Than Winning H., 2d ATC TAB More Than Winning H., 3d ATC Tab.com.au H., Drummond Golf H.

ROMANTIC MOON (More Than Ready). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1500m, A$223,130, ATC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, Sydney Spring Carnival on Sale H., John Cootes Furniture 2YO P., 2d ATC Winter S., L, 3d ATC Hyland Race Colours H., Sydney Markets Foundation H.

Ashikaga (Fusaichi Pegasus). 5 wins to 1400m, A$186,650, STC Fenech Boxing H., Sorbent Facial Tissue Welter H., AJC Cemex H., STC Clubs NSW Western Metropolitan Region H., 2d Newcastle JC Cameron H., Gr.3.

Stage Performer. 2 wins at 1350m, 1600m, 3d AJC John R Turk H. Producer.

Circus Polka. 2 wins. See above.

Tarlaquena. Raced once. Dam of-

KABAYAN (Haradasun). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$331,150, HK$6,064,750, ATC Stan Fox S., Gr.2, HKJC Kwangtung Cup, Fairy King Prawn H., 2d BRC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, ATC Power Access 2YO P., HKJC Wyndham H., Ho Sheung Heung H., Good Ba Ba H., 3d HKJC January Cup, L, Sa Sa Ladies' Purse, L, Kwangtung Cup, Hau Wong H., Audemars Piguet Jules Audemars H., Jinbao Street H., Cafeteria H., 4th HKJC Sa Sa Ladies' Purse, L.

Tigidig Tigidig. 5 wins to 1200m, A$141,625, to 2016-17, MVRC EJ Whitten Foundation H., William Hill H., 2d MRC Kurts and Barn 40th Birthday H., National Apprentice Riders H., 3d MVRC William Hill H., Eliza Park International H.

 

3rd dam

JUST AS LOVELY, by Bletchingly. Winner at 1600m, AJC Evening Peal H., 2d STC Tooheys Draught S., 3d STC West City Holden H., Panania WBC H. Dam of 12 named foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

TROPICAL AFFAIR (Danehill). Winner. See above.

Just as Beautiful (Beautiful Crown). 2 wins at 2, 3d Canberra RC Black Opal S., Gr.3. Dam of-

SALADE (Snitzel). Winner at 2, A$173,200, ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, 2d Illawarra TC AJ Lillye Memorial H. Sire.

Sovereign Song. Unplaced. Dam of-

Gentry (King Charlemagne). Winner at 1200m, A$91,680, 2d MRC Nearest H., Debby Montgomery Cup H., MVRC Members Equity Bank H., 3d VRC AR Creswick S., L.