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Zabeel (NZ) 1986
Dancing Aurora (NZ) 1991
17 October 1999
New Zealand
Nagambie 3608 VIC, Australia

This horse is being sold As Agent:

By: Swettenham Stud

Broodmare's breeding status:

In foal:Yes
Covering sire: Hidden Dragon (IND) 1999
Date of last service:18 December 2010
Selling with a foal at foot:No

To be auctioned at:

2011 Great Southern Bloodstock Sale, Lot 520
Oaklands Junction, 19-20 May 2011
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Bay mare       Foaled 1999 

ZABEEL Sir Tristram (Ire)Sir IvorSir Gaylord
IsoltRound Table
Lady Giselle (Fr)NureyevNorthern Dancer
ValdernaVal de Loir
Danzatore (Can)Northern DancerNearctic
Shake a LegRaise a Native
BeksIn the Purple (Fr)Right Royal
Miss JubileeSovereign Prince (GB)

ZABEEL (NZ) (1986). 7 wins, Australian Guineas, Gr.1. Champion Aust. & NZ B/mare Sire in 2011-12. Sire of 1373 rnrs, 999 wnrs, 147 SW, inc. Octagonal (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Might and Power, etc. Sire of the dams of 1697 rnrs, 1123 wnrs, 22 Gr.1 wnrs, inc. SW Ocean Park, Headturner, Commanding Jewel, Dear Demi, Dundeel, Atlantic Jewel, Invest, Planet Rock, Silent Achiever, Anacheeva, Shootoff, Southern Speed, Faint Perfume, Purple, Samantha Miss, Apercu, Cats Fun, Darci Brahma, Art Success, etc.


1st dam

DANCING AURORA, by Danzatore (Can). 5 wins 1400 to 2128m, VATC Gladsome H., 3d MVRC North Melbourne H., VATC Twilight Glow H. Half-sister to POPSY (dam of ROCK 'N' POP, LILAKYN). Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

 Ballroom (f by Keeper). 3 wins at 1200, 1670m, Taranaki RC Viterra H., 3d Waikato RC Waikato Bloodstock H., WRC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier.

 Squeel (f by Zabeel). Winner. See below.

 City Rhythm (g by Rhythm (USA)). Winner at 1600m in Aust.

 Miss Toffelees (f by Black Minnaloushe (USA)). Winner at 2 at 1200m, 4th Waikato RC New Zealand Bloodstock Classique, RL.

 Aura Noir (f by Storming Home (GB)). Winner at 1800m in Aust.


2nd dam

BEKS (NZ), by In the Purple (Fr). 10 wins 1600 to 2500m, WRC Wellington Racing Club H., L, New Zealand Cup Trial H., CJC Jockey Club H., Christmas H., 2d CJC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S.H., L, 3d Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, Gr 3, CJC Lion Brown H., 4th Waikato Gold Cup, Gr 3, Southland RC Invercargill Gold Cup, Gr 3. Three-quarter-sister to  In the Country (dam of SONATA), half-sister to (MY) STEELY DAN, PRINCE STANDAAN, Street Hawk,  Ayla (dam of BATTLE HAWK). Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

POPSY (f Sir Tristram (Ire)) 6 wins 1600 to 2400m, $293,951, New Zealand Derby, Gr 1, AuRC Championship S., Gr 1, Queen Elizabeth H., Gr 2, Counties Cup, Gr 2, Hawke's Bay CRI Bar & Grill S., 2d Auckland Cup, Gr 1, Counties RC Metric Mile, L, Matamata RC Thompson Marks & Ewen Equine Veterinary P.H. Dam of 8 winners-

ROCK 'N' POP (c Fastnet Rock) 3 wins at 1200, 1600m, $354,213, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr 1, AuRC Karaka 3YO Mile, RL, 2d New Zealand Derby, Gr 1, Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L, CJC Canterbury Racing Guineas Trial, 3d Waikato RC International S., Gr 1.

LILAKYN (f Danehill (USA)) 8 wins 1400 to 2400m, $204,523, Feilding Gold Cup, L, Wanganui Cup, L, Matamata RC Stanley Group H., Hawke's Bay Snow Northe Memorial H., WRC Lion Brown 3YO H., Marton JC J & J Walters H., 2d QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr 2, Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr 2, Hawke's Bay Waste Management H., 3d Hawke's Bay Cleve Mackie H., Fulton Hogan H., 4th Rotorua Cup, Gr 3. Producer.

 Hillsgrove. 2 wins at 1400, 1600m, MRC Cranbourne Auto Market Daihatsu H., 2d MRC Lawrence H., MVRC Membership Special Offer H., 3d MRC Theo H.

 Dancing Aurora. 5 wins. See above.

 Bektris. Unplaced. Dam of 4 winners-

Soak Up the Sun (f Desert Sun (GB)) 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200, 1300m, AJC Magnificent H., 2d AJC King Brian 2YO H., 3d STC Magic Night S., Gr 2. Producer.

 Up'n'doing. 2 wins at 2 at 1000, 1100m, $108,750, AJC Grey Affair 2YO H., STC MMB Print 2YO H., 2d AJC GT Rowe 2YO H. Producer.


3rd dam

MISS JUBILEE (NZ), by Sovereign Prince (GB). Unraced. Half-sister to RATIONALE (dam of EGOLI LASS, WISE LASS), Top Grade,  In the Country (dam of SONATA). Dam of 17 foals, 13 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

(MY) STEELY DAN (g Standaan (Fr)) 12 wins 1125 to 1600m, $385,104, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr 1.

PRINCE STANDAAN (c At Talaq (USA)) 4 wins-2 at 2-1421 to 2500m, $389,900, Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr 2, 2d South Australian Derby, Gr 1.

BEKS (f In the Purple (Fr)) 10 wins. See above.

Street Hawk (g War Hawk II (GB)) 7 wins 1400 to 2400m, $120,719, VATC Bill Williamson H., 2d Avondale Guineas, Gr 2.

 Ayla. 6 wins 1200 to 2000m, AuRC National Yearling Sales H., Thames JC Gold Cup. Dam of 3 winners-

BATTLE HAWK (c Centaine) 7 wins 1400 to 2200m, $240,065, VATC Norman Robinson S., L, 2d South Australian Derby, Gr 1. Sire.

 Jubilee Princess. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

 Mi Steel. Started twice. Dam of 5 winners-

MI JUBILEE (f Howbaddouwantit (USA)) Champion 2YO Filly in NZ in 2004-05. Top filly on The 2004-05 NZ 2YO Free H. 9 wins-4 at 2-at 800, 1200m, $320,745, AuRC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr 1.


Race Record: Winner at 1615m, BTC Lions Soccer Club H., 3d BTC Forest Place H., G-Z RSL Lighthorse H., QTC Battle Heights H., Tod Maid H.


Produce Record: Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 3 winners.

2005  Brow Beater (f by Commands). Unplaced.

2006 (f by Viscount).

2007 (c by Canny Lad).

2008  Zip the Lip (g by Canny Lad). 3 wins at 1000, 1400m to 2012-13 in Aust.

2009  Stable Star (g by Hidden Dragon). 2 wins at 1400, 2500m to 2013-14, MVRC DPOS Displays H., 2d MRC Dimitrios Tzouvelis H.

2010  Faithfully (g by Hidden Dragon). Winner at 1100m in 2013, Singapore TC Initiation P., 2d Singapore TC 2YO S.

2011  Doc 'n' Socks (c by Hidden Dragon). Unraced.

2012 Not served previous season


Served by Vice Admiral. Date of last service, 23.10.2012.