Good looking 3/4 sister to BLESSUM on early cover to EPAULETTE (Weanlings sold for up to $140,000) – DIVINE MADONNA Family


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(GST inclusive)

Umatilla (NZ) 1988
Holy Connection (AUS) 1999
27 September 2005
Meningie 5264 SA, Australia

This horse is being sold As Agent:

By: Randwick Bloodstock

Broodmare's breeding status:

In foal:Yes
Covering sire: Epaulette (AUS) 2009
Date of last service:3 September 2015
Selling with a foal at foot:No


• GOOD TYPE - 16.2hh. Strong impressive broodmare with good bone. An $80,000 Adelaide yearling –she was the highest priced yearling by UMATILLA of her crop. Her sire UMATILLA is the broodmare sire of 24 stakes winners including GR.1 winners FINAL TOUCH & IT’S A HYMN and more recently GR.3 winner YATTARNA
• GETS A TYPE – First foal STROBES (By GOOD JOURNEY) was the 4th highest priced yearling by his sire in 2013 and is a winner and has been city placed for leading SA trainer Phillip Stokes
• UPSIDE - HANUKKAH has a 2yo by NOT A SINGLE DOUBT in training with Phillip Stokes. Named HANUKKAH GOLD he trialled once in May finishing third. She also has a NICCONI yearling in the stable of Neville Parnham and her 3yo has ran once for Darren Weir
• BLESSUM & DIVINE MADONNA Family – HANUKKAH is a half-sister to two city winners and to 2yo SWAGGART (By STRYKER) who has won one trial and placed in two others for Patrick Payne. She is a 3/4 sister in blood to top class sprinter BLESSUM (By UMATILLA) who who won the GR.3 VRC Standish Handicap and was placed in the GR.1 AJC Galaxy Handicap and GR.1 VRC Salinger Stakes. HANUKKAH is also a half-sister to mulitlpe GR.1 winner DIVINE MADONNA who Darley purchased for $2.7 million!!! as a broodmare and she has been mated accordingly with plenty of bullets to fire for the family. This is a family that performs on the racetrack and in the sales ring and can get a type

• First crop weanlings have impressed and sold for up to $140,000 at the Inglis Great Southern Sale and for up to $95,000 NZD at the Karaka sale. At the Magic Millions sale they sold for prices of $120,000, $110,000 and $90,000. HANUKKAH’s asking price is just $32,500. Worth a thought
• Brilliant 3yo – Winner of the GR.1 Doomben 10000 against older horses defeating 8 GR.1 winners (Sea Siren, Buffering, Spirit Of Boom, etc). Also winner of the GR.1 Golden Rose and second to BLACK CAVIAR in the GR.1 TJ Smith Stakes. Superstar sprinter
• Top Class 2yo –Winner of the Listed Black Opal Stakes and second to champion PIERRO in the GR.2 Todman Stakes – Beaten a nose


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Bay mare       Foaled 2005 

UMATILLA (NZ) MiswakiMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
Dancing Show (USA)NijinskyNorthern Dancer
Show LadySir Ivor
Danzig Connection (USA)DanzigNorthern Dancer
GdyniaSir Ivor
My MadonnaPrego (Ire)Be My Guest
Blonde DancerChamozzle (Ire)

UMATILLA (NZ) (1988). 7 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.1. Sire of 789 rnrs, 462 wnrs, 33 SW, inc. Umrum (VATC Toorak H., Gr.1), Sincero, Umah, Streak, etc. Sire of the dams of 603 rnrs, 371 wnrs, 24 SW, inc. Ihtsahymn, Final Touch, Lucky Street, Willow Creek, Catapulted, Diplomatic Force, Idyllic Prince, Yattarna, Tan Tat de Lago, Accardo, Our Quivira, Sun Jewellery, Liberty Leader, Royal Island, City of Song, Tears to Diamonds, Tokamak, Tranquility, etc.


1st dam

HOLY CONNECTION, by Danzig Connection (USA). Unraced. Half-sister to DIVINE MADONNA, BLESSUM,  Pieta (dam of ANGEL OF MERCY). Dam of 6 named foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

 Mosque (g by Dubai Destination (USA)). 4 wins 1000 to 1109m, SAJC Adelaide Galvanising H., 2d SAJC SA Sprint Series Final H., Anthony Catford's Birthday H., Boags Draught H.

 Who You Know (g by Host (CHI)). 2 wins at 1050, 1200m in 2014-15, SAJC Drink Driving? Grow Up H., 2d SAJC Drink Driving? Grow Up H., Farmers Union Iced Coffee H., Need it Done? Jim's the One H., 3d SAJC William Hill H., Thomas Farms H.


2nd dam

MY MADONNA, by Prego (Ire). 3 wins at 1000, 1400m in Aust. Half-sister to REGENT ISSUE, Heroic Lord. Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

DIVINE MADONNA (f Hurricane Sky) 8 wins-1 at 2-1000 to 1610m, $2,013,390, VRC Emirates S., Gr 1, Myer Classic, Gr 1, MRC Toorak H., Gr 1, STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr 1, VRC Rose of Kingston S., Gr 2, MRC Twilight Glow S., L, SAJC Distinctive Lifestyle 2YO H., Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., 2d VRC Red Roses S., L, SAJC Proud Miss S., L, Daycorp Sprint H., 3d AJC Doncaster H., Gr 1, STC Coolmore Classic, Gr 1, MRC Tristarc S., Gr 2, AJC James HB Carr S., L, 4th VRC Myer Classic, Gr 1, SAJC Swettenham Stud S., Gr 1, AJC Liverpool City Cup, Gr 3, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr 3, STC Darby Munro S., L. Dam of 3 winners-

La Pieta (f Redoute's Choice) 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200, 1400m, $170,490, ATC Tab.com.au H., Blackwoods Apex Tools H., 2d GCTC Silk Stocking H., L, ATC Thoroughbred Rehabilitation Trust H., Testa Rossa at Vinery H., 3d Gosford RC Belle of the Turf S., Gr 3, ATC Drummond Golf H., Mitsubishi Mirage Mile H., MVRC Melbourne Signage Concepts H.

BLESSUM (g Umatilla (NZ)) 7 wins-1 at 2-1000 to 1400m, $455,250, VRC Standish H., Gr 3, MRC Manfred Welter H., Members Raceday at Classic Caulfield H., VRC Australian Lamb Company H., SAJC Christmas Flying 2YO H., 2d VRC Standish H., Gr 3, Century S., L, Bob Hoysted H., L, MRC Evan Evans Cup H., Magari H., 3d AJC Galaxy H., Gr 1, VRC Salinger S., Gr 1, SAJC Jansz S., Gr 3, MRC WJ Adams S., L, Evan Evans Cup, 4th MRC Victoria H., Gr 3, SAJC Smoke-Free SA S., Gr 3, VRC Bob Hoysted H., L, MRC JRA Doveton S., L, SAJC RA Lee S., L.

 Maduro. 13 wins-1 at 2-1000 to 1410m, $325,710, SAJC Country Challenge Series Final, Silks Brasserie Flying H., Distinctive Homes H., Scott Group of Companies Flying H., Scott Group Of Companies H., Come to Allan Scott Park H., Allan Scott Park H., Trims H., Centro Properties Group H., Scott Group of Companies H., Gold Ace at Glenrae Stud 2YO H., Honda H., 2d MRC Premium Class Package H., SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Myer Centre H., Master Builders Group H., 3d SAJC Scott Group of Companies Flying H., Distinctive Homes Flying H., 4th SAJC Fulham Park P., L.

 Pieta. 3 wins at 1466, 1600m, SAJC Clipsal H., 2d SAJC Dunlop Flooring H., Alfred Deakin H., Clipsal Data & Communications H., Morphett Arms Hotel H., Jim Beam Black Label P. Dam of 4 winners-

ANGEL OF MERCY (f Hussonet (USA)) 6 wins 1300 to 1615m, $531,575, BRC Lord Mayor's Cup, Gr 3, ATC James HB Carr S., L, BRC Members' H., L, Northam Cup, L, ATC Schweppes P., BRC Channel Seven H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Tiara, Gr 1, WATC Konica Minolta H., Wyong RC Magic Millions Wyong 3YO S., 3d ATC Emancipation S., Gr 2, VRC Vanity S., Gr 3, 4th VRC Herald Sun S., Gr 3, Bunbury S., L.

 Pray for Time. 2 wins at 1100, 1200m, SAJC AV Jennings H., Hard Spun H., 2d SAJC Spartan Electrical H., 3d SAJC Distinctive Homes H., Neil Sachse Foundation H., Schweppes H.


3rd dam

BLONDE DANCER, by Chamozzle (Ire). Placed in Aust. Sister to COUNT WYNYARD, half-sister to  Getty Girl (dam of MAIN STRIKE). Dam of 14 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

REGENT ISSUE (c New Regent (Can)) 7 wins-3 at 2-1100 to 1204m, SAJC Oaklands P., L, Harpagus H., Just a Dash H., Belcunda H., Ellers Holden Nova H., Centaurea H., Balthasar H., 3d SAJC Da Costa P., L, Parvo H., Romantic Dream H., 4th SAJC Morphetville Sprint H., L.

Heroic Lord (c Lord Dudley) 5 wins at 1050, 1200m, 3d SAJC Oaklands P., L, Epsom H., Mary A Neate H., Warworn H., Progressive H.


Race Record: Started once.


Produce Record: Dam of 3 named foals, 2 to race, 1 winner.

2010 Missed to Dubawi

2011  Strobes (g by Good Journey (USA)). Winner at 1400m in 2014-15, 2d SAJC Sportingbet H.

2012  Santoreneos (f by Astronomer Royal (USA)). Started once.

2013  Hanukkah Gold (g by Not a Single Doubt). Unraced.

2014 (c by Nicconi).

2015 Missed to Foxwedge


Missed in 2010, 2015.


Served by Epaulette. Date of last service, 03.09.2015.