Clever Choice


Sire: Bel Esprit

Dam: Prospector's Joy

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Nov 14th, 2015

Country: Australia


Owners

J J R Partnership, P H Joseph, Mrs B M Joseph, M G Jones, Mrs D G Jones, P A Jones, Mrs M Guthrie-Curran, Miss E P Whiles, S A Duncan, G E Guthrie, J M Crowder, Mrs L Harris, S N Crowder, B A M Diggins, N P Diggins, M N Diggins, P M Passlow, K D Passlow & J D Passlow


Pedigree

 

 CLEVER CHOICE (AUS)

 

Bay mareFoaled in 2015

SireRoyal AcademyNijinskyNorthern Dancer
BEL ESPRIT (AUS) Crimson SaintCrimson Satan
1999BespokenVainWilkes
  Vin d'AmourAdios
DamFlying SpurDanehillDanzig
PROSPECTOR'S JOY (AUS) RollsMr. Prospector
2000Tripping AboutSir TristramSir Ivor
  Joy TripperDaryl's Joy

BEL ESPRIT (AUS) (1999). 8 wins-5 at 2, BTC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1. Champion Hong Kong Broodmare Sire in 2018-19. Sire of 1075 rnrs, 743 wnrs, 27 SW, inc. Black Caviar (ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1), Bel Sprinter, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Ole Kirk, Beauty Generation, Costa Viva, Immortal Love, Swats That, Humma Humma, Sylvia's Mother, Tycoon Humma, Front Page, All Too Royal, Soothing, Bella's Idol, Soldi Domani, SP Crossing the Abbey, Gongs, News Girl, Magnufighter, etc.

 

1st dam

PROSPECTOR'S JOY, by Flying Spur. 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m in Aust. Dam of seven foals, five to race, all winners, inc:-

Sir Anthony (g. by Elvstroem). 7 wins from 1600m to 2100m in Aust.

Raine Joy (f. by Bon Hoffa). 2 wins at 1000m in Aust.

Clever Choice (f. by Bel Esprit). Winner. See below.

Kinmuku (g. by Haradasun). Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Thursday Joy (f. by Lion Heart). Winner at 850m in Aust.

 

2nd dam

TRIPPING ABOUT, by Sir Tristram. Unraced. Half-sister to Skytripper. Dam of 7 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

Trip to Vega. Winner at 1200m, 3d QTC Flying Ace H.

Mr Melov. 4 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Prospector's Joy. 3 wins. See above.

Tristang. Winner at 800m in Aust.

Isn't She Grand. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

Grand Arrow. Winner at 1800m in Aust.

Judy. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Blackbriar. 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1900m, A$294,520, SAJC Glenelg North TAB 10th Anniversary H., AJC UD Trucks H., STC Ruse Tavern Tipsters H., 2d STC Rosehill Event Centre H.-twice, Rosehill Gardens Event Centre H., SLE H., SAJC Adelaide Casino H., 3d Darwin Cup, Alice Springs Cup, AJC Northerly H., Alm H., STC Canterbury Park Event Centre H., Sydney Vintage Show H.

All Conquering. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, 2d ATC Ee-Fit Energy Solutions H.

Alpha Lane. 2 wins at 1400m, 1500m in 2020-21 in Aust.

Soldier's Waler. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

That's Fantastic. Winner at 1400m in Aust.

 

3rd dam

JOY TRIPPER, by Daryl's Joy. 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m, Timaru S., L, Oamaru JC Waitaki Fillies S., 3d ARC Ladies Mile, Gr.3, CJC Canterbury Breeders' S.H., L, 4th CJC Sovereign Print S., L. Half-sister to STRANGER'S HALL, Ms. Swabbie (dam of CRAIGELLACHIE LAD). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Skytripper (Rocket to Mars). Winner at 2, QTC RSL H., 2d QTC Show a Heart 2YO H., 3d Illawarra 2YO Classic, Gr.3. Dam of-

Moss Flyer. 4 wins to 1200m, BRC CRC H., 2d AJC Tycoon Lil H., 3d AJC Lansvale H. Dam of-

Patrimonio. 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$111,170, WATC Perth Racing TV H., Chinese New Year Raceday H., Servtech Global H., 2d WATC Minearc Systems H., Gate Bar & Bistro H., Vale Jeremy Hayes H., 3d WATC Derby Day H.

Beauty Strike. 2 wins at 1400m, 1550m, 3d BRC Skyracing.tv H.

Planetary. Winner at 1100m, 2d TRC Honourable Elise Archer MP H.

Zabper. 3 wins to 1400m, 2d Scone 3YO Quality H., 3d STC Freshest H.

Dolce. Winner at 1200m, 2d TRC Show Week H. Dam of-

Mai Thai. 3 wins to 1400m, A$79,060, MRC Ladbrokes Challenge H.

Chelsarli. 2 wins at 1100m, 1150m, TRC Goracingtasmania.com.au H., 3d TTC Balmoral on York P., Foot & Playsted Bookbinders H., TRC Cub H.

Acela. 10 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Aust.

Paparazzi. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Malaysia, 2d Singapore TC Class 4 H.-twice.

Teddy's Dilemma. Winner at 2100m in NZ.

Lady Chateau. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Don Castello. 3 wins from 1200m to 1800m, QTC Insecure H., 2d BTC Interfit H., Go the Brisbane Lions H., QTC ADF Reflections Group H., 3d QTC Shift Along H.

 

4th dam

LA PEREGRINA, by Ridan. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Little Gold Chain (dam of MR RAYCOL), half-sister to DINGLE BAY, DOOLIN POINT, Johnny One Eye, Noble House, Shining Gem (dam of SUNSET GEM). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

STRANGER'S HALL (Draft Card). 8 wins in Belgium, Sterrebeek Prix de la Commission des Programmes, L.

JOY TRIPPER (Daryl's Joy). 3 wins. See above.

Ms. Swabbie. Winner in U.S.A. Dam of-

CRAIGELLACHIE LAD (Little Mustard). 17 wins from 6f to 9f, US$204,177, Exhibition Park Autumn Leaves S., L, 2d British Columbia Derby, Gr.3.

 

Race Record:

Winner at 1100m in Aust.