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Sire: Lope de Vega

Dam: Sadler's Gem

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Nov 6th, 2015

Country: Australia


N G Howe, P M Tilden, Mrs K Tilden, B R Dean, A J B Little, R J O'Shea, D J O'Shea, P Devries, Mrs E Devries, Est J B Fletcher, Mrs J C Shanahan, T Wetherall, S J McDonald, Mrs D G McDonald, Mrs J L Brandley & W J Fletcher Murray Livestock Pty Ltd (Mgr: Mrs D E Murray) Kemblagrangeracing

Career Record: 21-2-2-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    9.5 %
  • Place
    28.6 %





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2015

SireShamardalGiant's CausewayStorm Cat
LOPE DE VEGA (IRE) HelsinkiMachiavellian
2007Lady VettoriVettoriMachiavellian
  Lady GolcondaKendor
DamScenicSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
SADLER'S GEM (AUS) IdyllicFoolish Pleasure
2004Victory RoseVictory PrinceImperial Prince
  Rose BabuTattenham

LOPE DE VEGA (IRE) (Chestnut 2007-Stud 2011). 4 wins-2 at 2, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1. Sire of 449 rnrs, 287 wnrs, 37 SW, inc. Belardo (Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1), Vega Magic, The Right Man, Santa Ana Lane, Capla Temptress, Jemayel, Very Special, Hero Look, Endless Drama, Spanish Reef, Spanish Whisper, French Fern, Candy Store, Steel of Madrid - Calderon (Aust.), Soustraction, Navarra King, South Seas, Blue de Vega, Burnt Sugar, etc.


1st dam

SADLER'S GEM, by Scenic. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Sister to Yorkshire Rose (dam of WOODSVILLE), three-quarter-sister to COUNT SCENARIO, DASHING SCENE, Scenic Star. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-

Brazilliant (g. by Dubleo). Placed in 2017-18 in Aust.


2nd dam

VICTORY ROSE, by Victory Prince. Winner at 2, 2d VATC Lady Jakeo H., VRC Weekend Delight H. Half-sister to COUNT SCENARIO, DASHING SCENE, Scenic Star. Dam of 7 foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

Victory Scene. 3 wins at 1300m, 1400m, A$76,300, AJC Riverton H., STC Choice Homes (Qld) H., 3d STC Smiths Chips H.

Yorkshire Rose. 2 wins at 1400m, 2200m, WATC Go the Grey H., 2d WATC Chris Judd H., San King H., Mt Henry H., Spirit of Remlap H., 3d WATC Stunning Prince H. Dam of-

WOODSVILLE (Blackfriars). 7 wins from 1400m to 2300m, A$401,247, to 2017-18, Kalgoorlie Cup, L, WATC Magic Millions H., Amelia Park Lodge H., Xmas in July at Belmont H., Owners Ladies Go Racing H., Westspeed Stayers Bonus H., 2d WATC Detonator S., L, Pinjarra RC Sign Strategy H., WATC Magic Millions H., Tabtouch H., David Grays Aglink H., Facebook.com Perthracing H., 3d Kalgoorlie Boulder RC Boulder Cup, L, WATC Owners Only H., Vale Irene Lugg H., Lavazza H., Crown Towers H., Perth Racing Membership H.

Rosie Red Dress. Winner at 1400m in 2016-17, 3d WATC Gate Bar & Bistro P.

Simply Mak. Winner at 1400m, 2d WATC Westspeed 3YO H., 3d WATC Victorian Bushfire Appeal H.

Battle Scene. 4 wins to 1300m in Aust.

Kwaima - de Jet (Mal.). 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC Benchmark 53 H., Class 5 H., 2d Singapore TC Benchmark 53 H., Benchmark 48 H.

Sadler's Gem. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

ROSE BABU, by Tattenham. Winner at 2, STC Hunting Horn H., 3d AJC Cobbitty H. Sister to Prince Tattenham. Dam of 9 named foals, all winners, inc:-

COUNT SCENARIO (Scenic). 12 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$399,875, Clarence River JC Grafton Cup, Gr.3, AJC Hurstville Welter H., BTC Sizzler H., Gunsynd Garden H., QTC Nudgee College Cup, Diamonds International H., Kaoru Star H., 2d GCTC Prime Minister's Cup, Gr.2, ACT RC National Sprint H., L, QTC Eagle Farm S., L, BTC Blondes Have More Fun H., 3d Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, AJC Warwick Farm Spring Cup, L, BTC Bernborough H., L, Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Gold Cup, L, AJC Autumn Country Cup, STC TAB First 4 Welter Cup, 4th Wyong Cup, L.

DASHING SCENE (Scenic). 8 wins from 1350m to 2000m, A$253,230, STC Kingston Town S., Gr.3, Daily Racing Form Welter H., AJC Ansett Australia H., STC West Tigers H., Ansett Australia H., 2d AJC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3, Warwick Farm Spring Cup, L, Norah Foods Woolongong Welter H., Westpac Banking Corporation H., STC Universal Cycles Welter H., Sydney Racing H., 3d WATC Moore Steohens BG H., STC Realestate.com.au Welter H., 4th WATC Helena Vale Cup, L.

Scenic Star (Scenic). 4 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$84,215, 2d BATC 2YO S., L, AJC Minoru H., BATC Vain H., STC Gymea Probus Club H., 3d GCTC Silk Stocking H., L, AJC Canterbury Leagues Club H., QTC Diet Coke H., 4th NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., L.

Antinea. 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m, SAJC Clipsal Contractor H., VATC Honda Prelude H., 2d VATC Orient H., 3d VATC FE Elbeshausen H. Dam of-

Babieta. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Xaieta (Xaar). 3 wins to 1400m, A$93,470, SAJC Caroma Dorf H., Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., 2d SAJC Spring S., Gr.3, BP Multifleet H., Len French H., Schweppes Tonic H., 3d Balaklava Cup, L, SAJC Distinctive Homes H., Betfair P., 4th SAJC Penny Edition S., L. Producer.


4th dam

AUBYN BABU, by My Own. 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, 3d STC Hyde Park H. Half-sister to Sweet Twinkle, Pussywillow (dam of WILLOW STAR), Aubyn Maid (dam of BYNSAAB). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Prince Tattenham (Tattenham). 19 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, A$76,010, AJC Birdcage Welter H., Welter H., STC Longchamps H., Westmead Welter H., Audley Welter H., Prospect Welter H., O'Briens Glass H., Abbotsford S., 2d AJC Villiers S., Gr.3, June S., L. Sire.


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