Dual NZ winner in foal to Kuroshio


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Postponed (USA) 1997
Big Soiree (AUS) 2000
8 November 2008
New Zealand
Barnawartha 3688 VIC, Australia

This horse is being sold As Agent:

By: Inglis Digital

Broodmare's breeding status:

In foal:Yes
Covering sire: Kuroshio (AUS) 2010
Date of last service:29 November 2017
Selling with a foal at foot:No


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Dual New Zealand Winner

ILLUMINATING is a Winner Sister to Metro Placed Winner GREATER IMPACT. Her Dam is a Sister to WA Stakes Winner BIG HOLD UP

ILLUMINATING’s First Foal is an Un Raced 2yo by SAVABEEL in the stable of Chris Waller.

She is a lovely young mare with her whole breeding future ahead of her.

In Foal to Speedy Son of Exceed and Excel KUROSHIO, who has 3 First Crop Winners already.


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Bay mare       Foaled 2008 

POSTPONED (USA) Summer SquallStorm BirdNorthern Dancer
Weekend SurpriseSecretariat
Bridal TeaGulchMr. Prospector
Chapel of DreamsNorthern Dancer
Royal Academy (USA)NijinskyNorthern Dancer
Crimson SaintCrimson Satan
Big to Do (USA)Black Tie AffairMiswaki
Melody TreeHigh Tribute

POSTPONED (USA) (1997). 4 wins-1 at 2, Belmont Peter Pan S., Gr.2. Sire of 449 rnrs, 250 wnrs, 14 SW, inc. Wait a Sec, etc. Sire of the dams of 75 rnrs, 42 wnrs, inc. SW Rising Romance, SP Coral Coast, Orutan, Master Pat, O'Naturelle, Jet Trac, Diamond Grace and of Jay Jay d'Ar, Kontiki Dane, Romelo, Postnthyme, Ysabella Brave, All's Fair, Outstanding, Amalfi, Rock Solid, Deschabeel, Outoftime, Ignishun, etc.


1st dam

BIG SOIREE, by Royal Academy (USA). Unraced. Half-sister to BIG HOLD UP. Dam of 4 foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

 Illuminating (f by Postponed (USA)). 2 wins. See below.

 Greater Impact (f by Mastercraftsman (Ire)). 2 wins at 2000m to 2016-17, 3d WATC Country Interstate & International Membership H.


2nd dam

BIG TO DO (USA), by Black Tie Affair. Unraced. Half-sister to CROESO, CARDELL, MAYTIDE (dam of SUPER MAY, IDE, BARBARA SUE),  Lady Oxmoor (dam of SNOW LADY),  Sodeo Sodeo (dam of YANKEE MON),  Talking in Silence (dam of DEVEREUX). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

BIG HOLD UP (g Postponed (USA)) 5 wins-3 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, A$167,975, WATC Challenge S., L, Westspeed Nursery H.-3 times, H., 2d WATC Become a Racing Member H.


3rd dam

MELODY TREE, by High Tribute. Placed at 2 in U.S.A. Three-quarter-sister to  Rare Bouquet (dam of SLEWPY, FRESH PEPPER, MY OLD FRIEND), half-sister to  Swiss Forest (dam of REPLANT). Dam of 15 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

CROESO (g Super Concorde) 9 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 9f, US$424,190, Gulfstream Park Florida Derby, Gr.1.

CARDELL (c Super Concorde) 6 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, 6½f, Del Mar Rancho Santa Fe S., L, 3d Santa Anita Sunny Slope S., Gr.3. Sire.

MAYTIDE (f Naskra) 4 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, Santa Anita Santa Ysabel S., L. Dam of 8 winners-

SUPER MAY (c Super Concorde) 11 wins-1 at 2-from 6½f to 1¼m, US$826,500, Hollywood Park Mervyn LeRoy H., Gr.1. Sire.

IDE (c Forty Niner) 7 wins-5 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, US$363,780, Churchill Downs Iroquois S., Gr.3. Sire.

BARBARA SUE (f Big Spruce) 12 wins from 7½f to 9f, US$257,721, Fair Grounds Truly Bound S., L. Dam of 8 winners-

DIAMOND ON THE RUN (f Kris S) 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7¼f, 8¼f, US$237,400, Gulfstream Park Davona Dale S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Matron S., Gr.1. Dam of-

 Trillion Wing. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of 4 winners-

PAPAW BODIE (g Strong Hope) 6 wins from 1m to 11f, US$442,826, Sam Houston Park John B Connally Turf Cup, Gr.3, 2d Belmont Manhattan H., Gr.1.

BARBETTE (f High Yield) 5 wins from 7½f to 9f, Arlington Park Possibly Perfect S., L, 2d Hawthorne Indian Maid H., L. Producer.

TROPICAL BLOSSOM (f Thunder Gulch) 3 wins at 1m, 8½f, US$221,096, Golden Gate Star Ball H., L, 3d Hollywood Park Milady H., Gr.1. Dam of 7 winners-

PIILANI HIGHWAY (c Silver Deputy) 8 wins from 1700m to 2000m, 221,456,000¥, Saga Kinen, L, Urawa Kinen, L.

 Hello Barbara Sue. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of 7 winners-

BUDDY'S HUMOR (c Distorted Humor) 5 wins from 1m to 1¼m, US$387,078, Gulfstream Park Pan American S., Gr.3, 2d Gulfstream Park Canadian Turf S., Gr.3.

 Mona Mia. Winner at 1m in U.S.A. Dam of 4 winners-

CELESTINE (f Scat Daddy) 8 wins from 5f to 1m, US$1,148,055, to 2017, Belmont Just a Game S., Gr.1.

HAUNTED HEROINE (f Ghostzapper) 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 8½f, US$267,150, Louisiana Downs River Cities S., L, 2d Oaklawn Park Pippin S., L.

SILENT STING (c Silent Name) 3 wins-2 at 2-at 7f, 8½f to 2018, Woodbine Queenston S., L.

Highland Tide (f Highland Blade) 4 wins from 7f to 9f, 2d Santa Anita El Encino S., Gr.2. Dam of 7 winners-

 Moon Tide. Winner at 1m in U.S.A. Dam of 8 winners-

MOON KID (g Lemon Drop Kid) 9 wins from 6f to 8½f, Manor Downs Distance Cup S., L.

 Mint Leaf. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of 7 winners-

SILVER MINISTER (g Silver Deputy) 9 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, US$212,649, Turfway Park John Battaglia Memorial S., L, WEBN S., L.

 Tide Cat. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

 Lemon Fresh Tide. 2 wins at 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of 5 winners-

RYANS CHARM (f Heatseeker) Champion Grass Female in Peru in 2014-15 & 2015-16. 15 wins from 1000m to 2000m in Peru, Monterrico Clasico Pamplona, Gr.1-twice.

 Firtide. Unraced. Dam of 2 winners-

MISS LODI (f Mr. Greeley) 6 wins from 6f to 1m, US$342,319, Pimlico Safely Kept S., Gr.3, 3d Churchill Downs Humana Distaff H., Gr.1. Producer.

 Sweet Medley. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of 4 winners-

 Word Medley. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Broodmare of the Year in Venezuela in 2000 & 2003. Dam of 8 winners-

MY OWN BUSINESS (c Voyageur) Horse of the Year in Venezuela in 2000 & 2003. Champion 2YO Colt & 3YO Colt in Venezuela in 1999 & 2000. Champion Older Male in Venezuela in 2003. 30 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 3200m in Puerto Rico and Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico Jose Maria Vargas, L-twice. Sire.

GRAN CORREDOR (c Rupperto) 5 wins in Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico Millard F Ziadie, L. Sire.

 Meiga. Winner in Venezuela. Dam of 5 winners-

TITE (n Voyageur) Champion 2YO Colt in Venezuela in 2003. 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico Comparacion, L.

 Now Voyager. Raced once. Dam of 6 winners-

 Test Shot. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 6f in U.S.A. Dam of 3 winners-

SPECIAL TEST (f Hawkin's Special) 12 wins-3 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, US$207,656, Remington Park Oaks, L. Dam of 4 winners-

ADOPTED DAUGHTER (f Elusive Quality) 4 wins-2 at 2-from 4½f to 1m, US$255,850, Turfway Park Bourbonette S., L, Prairie Meadows Prairie Gold Lassie S., L.

Harts Gap (f Saint Ballado) 2 wins at 1m, 8½f, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 3d Calder Aspidistra H., L. Dam of 5 winners-

ROXY GAP (f Indian Charlie) Champion Female Sprinter & Older Female in Canada in 2012. 8 wins-3 at 2-from 5f to 1m, US$952,790, Woodbine Hendrie S., Gr.2. Producer.

 Dazzle. Unraced. Dam of 5 winners-

YATE'S BLACK CAT (c Black Minnaloushe) 8 wins from 8¼f to 9f, US$538,265, Mountaineer Park West Virginia House of Delegates Speaker's Cup, L, 2d Gulfstream Park Canadian Turf H., Gr.3.

 Lady Oxmoor. Unraced. Dam of 2 winners-

SNOW LADY (f Snow Ridge) 2 wins at 2, Calder Desert Vixen S., L. Producer.

 Sodeo Sodeo. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners-

YANKEE MON (c Maria's Mon) 5 wins from 6f to 8½f, US$222,716, Belmont Evan Shipman H., L, 3d Belmont General Douglas MacArthur H., L.

 Zophie. 5 wins at 5½f, 6f in U.S.A. Dam of 4 winners-

APPEALING ZOPHIE (f Successful Appeal) 3 wins-2 at 2-from 4½f to 8½f, US$497,898, Saratoga Spinaway S., Gr.1, Fair Grounds Silverbulletday S., Gr.3. Dam of 4 winners-

TAPWRIT (c Tapit) 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1m to 1½m, US$1,347,402, to 2017, Belmont S., Gr.1, Tampa Bay Derby, Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Pulpit S., L, 2d Tampa Bay Downs Sam F Davis S., Gr.3, 4th Saratoga Travers S., Gr.1.

RIDE A COMET (c Candy Ride) 4 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 8½f to 2018, Woodbine Charlie Barley S., L, 3d Saratoga National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame S., Gr.2.

 Talking in Silence. Unraced. Dam of 5 winners-

DEVEREUX (g Maudlin) 8 wins from 5f to 8½f, Monmouth My Frenchman S., L, 3d Pimlico Ben Cohen S., L.


Race Record: 2 wins at 2200m, 2300m, Manawatu RC Harcourts H.


Produce Record: Dam of 2 foals.

2015 (c by Savabeel).

2016 Missed to Savabeel

2017 (f by Headwater).


Missed in 2016.


Served by Kuroshio. Date of last service, 29.11.2017.