Lot #51: Cape Blanco - Martini Red

LotColour / SexSireDamVendorPurchaserLocationPrice
51Bay FillyCape BlancoMartini RedLittle Avondale StudLittle Avondale StudMasterton$100,000.00


CapeBlanco (IRE)



Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer

Urban Sea


Laurel Delight


General Assembly




MartiniRed (AUS)


Red Ransom


Hail to Reason






Martine Michelle


CAPE BLANCO (IRE) (Chestnut 2007-Stud U.S.A. 2012, NZ 2012). Champion 3YO Colt in Ireland in 2010 (9ýf-11f) & (11f-14f). Champion Turf Male in USA in 2011. 9 wins-3 at 2-from 7f to 1ým, Irish Derby, Gr.1, Belmont Man o' War S., Gr.1, Joe Hirsch Turf Classic S., Gr.1, Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Mr O'Brien (Belmont Kelso H., Gr.2). His oldest NZ-bred progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

MARTINI RED, by RedRansom. Joint third top filly on the 2006-07 NZ 2YO Free H. 7wins-3 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$292,426, ARC Darley P.,Gr.3, CambridgeBreeders' S.,Gr.3, Foxton RCCastletown S.,L, Whangarei RCNorthland Breeders' S.,L, ARC Mad ButcherH., Waikato RC Wentwood Grange 3YO H., 2d Counties Bowl,L, ARC TerenzoBozzone H., 4th WRC Telegraph H.,Gr.1, ARC DarleyP.,Gr.3. This is herthird foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Her first foal is an unraced3YO.

2nd dam

PERNOD, by Centaine.8 wins to 1400m, A$633,100, MRC Invitation S.,Gr.1, VATC TristarcS.,Gr.3, MRC WW CockramS.,L, VATC Thomas NorthH., Adairs P., 2d VRC Hardy Brothers Classic S.,Gr.2, 3d MRC ToorakH.,Gr.1, MVRC NormanCarlyon S.,Gr.2, 4th VRC EmpireRose S.,Gr.2, VATC DairyFarmer's Milk S.,L. Half-sistertoMajestic Fiesta,Shanghai Moon(damofKUSHADASI). Dam of 7named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

MARTINI RED(RedRansom). 7 wins. See above.

Zippa theRippa. 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1050m, A$166,347, SAJC SForrester-Jones Birthday 2YO H., MVRC Corporate Interiors AustraliaH., SAJC Hindmarsh Plumbing H., One Solution H., Steve Day's 50thH.

Marwood. 3wins to 1400m in 2013-14, 2d VRC Philip Hogan & Olga NieldH.

Dubonnet.Winner at 1200m in 2014-15 in Aust.

3rd dam

Martine Michelle, byGrosvenor. 2 wins at 1400m, Manawatu RC Raceway Caterers H., 3d CJCSouth Island 2YO S.,L. Blood-sister toIndochine (dam ofVOLKSINI). Dam of 5named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

PERNOD(Centaine). 8wins. See above.

Majestic Fiesta(Maroof). 7 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$207,055,AJC Sandler Shoes H., DDB For Humpty H., Radio 2UE H., 2d AJC RazorSharp H.,L, STC Eskimo PrinceH.,L, 3d AJC ChallengeS.,Gr.2.

Shanghai Moon(Carnegie). 2 wins at 1300m, 1600m, SAJCSchweppes H., Carlton Draught P., 3d SAJC HC Nitschke S.,L. Dam of-

KUSHADASI(Choisir).5 wins from 1200m to 2500m, A$504,420, in 2013-14, South AustralianDerby,Gr.1, SAJC John andEsther Abbott H., Alan Sheppard Constructions H., Anspach Removals& Storage H., 2d SAJC Port Adelaide Guineas,L, 4th SAJCChairman's S.,Gr.3.

4th dam

JOSETTE NICOLE, byThree Legs. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, WRC Desert Gold S.,Gr.2, Stevens Ford H.Sister toEASTERN JOY,three-quarter-sister toBreak Dancer,half-sister to Velinda (dam ofRUSSIAN PEARL,PROMISE ME). Dam of 1foal, a winner-

Martine Michelle(Grosvenor). 2 wins. See above.