1/2 sister to City Winner Komodo
|Sire:||Librettist (USA) 2002|
|Dam:||Reptiles (AUS) 2002|
|DOB:||19 September 2009|
|Location:||Geelong West 3218 VIC, Australia View map »|
|Date Listed:||25 September 2012|
Broodmare's breeding status:
|Selling with a foal at foot:||No|
Fashion Opera has been retired from the track due to knee problems. She showed trainer Heath Conners alot of ability as a galloper winning 2 trials at Geelong.
Fashion Opera's Dam - Reptiles if the full sister to the Group 2 winner PELT, nice Black Type Family.
Fashion Opera is a correct good boned filly ready to commence breeding. She is the half sister to the Peter Snowden trained City winner Komodo. Her 1/2 brother by Statue of Liberty was sold to NZ where he will commence his racing career as a 2yo this season. Her 1/2 brother by Reset is a yearling and was sold to Western Australia.
The filly is being sold to dissolve a partnership.
Debbie Kingshott , KingFaria Breeding Enterprise
Geelong West 3218 VIC, Australia
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Full catalogue pedigree
|Bay filly||Foaled 2009|
LIBRETTIST (USA) (Bay 2002-Stud in GB 2007, NZ 2009). 7 wins-2 at 2, Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1. Sire of 180 rnrs, 71 wnrs, inc. SW Libranno (Newmarket July S., Gr.2), SP San Juan and of Major Conquest, Hamble, Pontalibre, Russian Tale, Auden, Lady Librettist, Les Troyens, Liberge, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc Jimmer Time, Style Music, Classical Melody, Carried Away, Fleeting Time, Miss Bemuse and of the placegetters Count Libretto, Faust, Golden Scribe, etc.
REPTILES, by Strategic. Winner at 1200m, 2d BTC Traveltrain Holidays H. Sister to PELT. Dam of 4 named foals, 2 to race, 1 winner, inc:-
PIORUN (CAN), by Danzig Connection (USA). Unraced. Half-sister to VAL D'ARNO, One Fast Flight, Lip Code
PELT (c Strategic) 7 wins-2 at 2-at 1200, 1300m, $128,570, SAJC Breeders' S., Gr 2, VATC Clay Hero 2YO H., 2d BTC Cleanevent H., 3d STC Magic Millions Carnival 2YO H., Inghams 2YO H.
LIPPET, by Prince John. Started once. Half-sister to HUMPTY'S HOEDOWN, Hanover County, Track Reward, Twenty Millimeter. Dam of 14 foals, 12 to race, 6 winners, inc:-
VAL D'ARNO (c Vaguely Noble) 12 wins 1600 to 2200m, $236,837, Avondale Cup, Gr 1, Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr 3, CJC Easter Classic, Gr 3, WRC Thompson H., Gr 3-twice, Wainui H., Masterton Cup, WRC 2ZB H., Eastbourne H., Judgeford H., 2d VRC Dalgety H., Gr 2, Hawke's Bay Cup, Gr 2, AJC Chairman's H., Gr 3, 3d AuRC Auckland Classic, Gr 1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr 3, SAJC Chairman's S.H., L, 4th WRC Captain Cook S., Gr 1. Sire.
One Fast Flight (c Air Forbes Won) 3 wins-2 at 2, 3d Woodbine Display S., Can-3.
FEAR NO EVIL (g Trust n Luck) 4 wins-1 at 2-5½f to 8½f, $125,778, Emerald Auburn S., L, Seattle Slew H., L, 2d Emerald Tacoma H., L, 3d Emerald Downs Derby, L, 4th Emerald Premio Esmeralda S., L.
SQUAWKER, by Bold Lad. Placed at 2 in U.S.A. Three-quarter-sister to Dynastic, half-sister to O'HARA, OUTING CLASS, TUTANKHAMEN, FOOL'S GOLD (dam of IN ALL HONESTY), Sack Race
HUMPTY'S HOEDOWN (c Mt. Livermore) 12 wins-2 at 2, $385,740, British Columbia Derby, Can-1, Yakima Spokane H., L, 3d Emerald Longacres Mile H., Gr 3, Hastings SW Randall P.H., Can-3. Sire.
Hanover County (c Tom Rolfe) 9 wins, 2d Hawthorne Heritage H., L, 3d Arlington Park John D Hertz H., L, Fairmount SIU S., L.
Twenty Millimeter (c Ack Ack) 7 wins, 2d Waterford Memorial Day H., L.
Track Reward (c Arts and Letters) 7 wins, $116,428, 3d Aqueduct Wood Memorial S., Gr 1. Sire.
Race Record: Unraced.