Sire: Bernardini

Dam: Counterpane

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Aug 29th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Royal Blue


P Jones, Mrs B Joseph, P Joseph, B Cowell, M Jones, A Mills, S Miller, R Herbert, S Chapman, C Miller, A Moore, L Ross, Mrs M Guthrie-Curran, G Guthrie, A Steedman, K Ford & J J R Partnership Synd (Mgr: Mrs B Joseph)

Career Record: 25-2-4-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    8.0 %
  • Place
    32.0 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireA.P. IndySeattle SlewBold Reasoning
BERNARDINI (USA) Weekend SurpriseSecretariat
2003Cara RafaelaQuiet AmericanFappiano
  Oil FableSpectacular Bid
COUNTERPANE (AUS) ShadeaStraight Strike

BERNARDINI (USA) (Bay 2003-Stud 2007). 6 wins from 1m to 1¼m, Pimlico Preakness S., Gr.1. Leading NZ Sire of 2YOs 2012-13. Sire of 857 rnrs, 481 wnrs, 47 SW, inc. Cavorting (Saratoga Test S., Gr.1), Ruud Awakening, Boban, To Honor and Serve, Alpha, Stay Thirsty, Dame Dorothy, Go Indy Go, Greenpointcrusader, Rachel's Valentina, Angela Renee, A.Z. Warrior, Biondetti, Toydini, Le Bernardin, Lewis Bay, Zanbagh, Gamilati, Wilburn, Penwith, etc.


1st dam

COUNTERPANE, by Lonhro. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$201,050, AJC Sadleir 2YO P., STC Theraces.com.au H., 2d STC Grand Pavilion H., AJC Queen's Park 2YO H., Hurstville Private Hospital H., STC Blues Point Hotel H., Thredbo H., Canterbury Park Event Centre 2YO H., 3d MRC Ahern's at Highways After the Last H., AJC Sharp H., ATC Banjo Advertising H., STC $250,000 Jackpot Big 6 H., Simplot Australia Foodservice H. Sister to PINWHEEL, half-sister to Amish (dam of MEIDUNG). Dam of three named foals, one to race, inc:-

Duvet (g. by Bernardini). Winner. See below.


2nd dam

QUILT, by Danehill. Placed at 3, 2d VRC Global Rewards H. Sister to WEST POINT, half-sister to CHARMING CITY, King Kora. Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

PINWHEEL (Lonhro). 12 wins to 1400m, A$1,230,875, ATC Warwick S., Gr.2-twice, Missile S., Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC WJ Healy S., Gr.3, STC Canterbury Classic, L, Clarence River JC Ramornie H., L, MRC Jellis Craig Pink Ribbon Cup, Hawkesbury RC NCP Printing Sweepstakes H., AJC Orange Grove H., STC TAB Number 1 Club H., Rosehill Event Centre H., Hyland Race Colours H., 2d MVRC Australia S., Gr.2, ATC Southern Cross S., Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC WJ Healy S., Gr.3, AJC Show County H., L, ATC Hall Mark S., L, STC Canterbury Classic, L, AJC Blackwoods H., Randwick's 150th Anniversary H., Catalan Opening H., STC Grand Pavilion H., 3d MRC Futurity S., Gr.1, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, ATC Missile S., Gr.3, MRC Betfair S., Gr.3, SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3, 4th BRC Stradbroke H., Gr.1, WATC Winterbottom S., Gr.1, ATC Premiere S., Gr.2, Expressway S., Gr.2, Theo Marks H., Gr.2, Sebring S., Gr.3, Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3-twice.

Shilo. 3 wins at 1200m, 1350m, A$85,940, Qld Tatt's RC Carlton Draught H., BTC Northern City Finance H., QTC Arctic Scent H., 2d BTC Beaurepaires H., QTC Look Aloft 2YO H., STC Schweppervescence H., 3d AJC Ksar 2YO H., BTC Aussie Nash Hotel H., GCTC South East Queensland Fuels H., 4th Queensland Guineas, Gr.2.

Star of Wai Bo. 2 wins at 1200m, HK$2,043,575, HKJC Island H., Field Green H., 2d HKJC Mei Tung H., Lung Kong H., Repulse Bay H., Dianthus H., 3d HKJC Changi H., Multiwinning H.

Trapunto. 2 wins at 1550m, 1600m, ATC TJ's Champagne Bar H.

Counterpane. 2 wins. See above.

Amish. Winner at 1200m, STC JFT Group of Companies P., 2d STC CGU Motor Trades H., AJC Inglis H., STC Hyland Race Colours H., 3d STC Bradley Elegante Hand Dryer P. Dam of-

MEIDUNG (Bernardini). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1400m, A$253,750, MRC Twilight Glow S., L, ATC Harvey Norman 2YO H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., Gr.2, ATC Silver Shadow S., Gr.3, 3d ATC Reisling S., Gr.2, Keith Mackay H., L, 4th ATC Darby Munro S., L, VRC Gucci Icons of Heritage S., L.


3rd dam

QUARANTIEME, by Bletchingly. Unraced. Sister to TAKE YOUR PARTNER, three-quarter-sister to RIGOLETTO, Sparkling Bletch, Lyric Star (dam of EXPRESSAGE), Quintet (dam of CINQ ROUGE), half-sister to KENVAIN, IMPERIAL BARON, Sparkling Rhythm (dam of NEVADA DESERT). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

WEST POINT (Danehill). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$196,840, AJC Stan Fox S., Gr.2, STC Light Quality H., 2d AJC Carbine Club S., L, Kensington Flying Welter H., 3d STC Nureyev H., 4th STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Carbine Club S., L. Sire.

CHARMING CITY (Chief's Crown). Champion sprinter in Hong Kong in 2001-02. 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$32,500, HK$17,465,490, Hong Kong Classic Mile, HK-1, HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy, HK-1, Chairman's Sprint Prize, HK-1, Sha Tin Vase, HK-2, Chairman's Trophy, HK-3, MRC Carnival Club Welter H., HKJC TVB Cup, American Club Challenge Cup, K-100 P., Tulip H., 2d HKJC Juvenile Sprint Trophy, HK-3, Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup, HK-3, Chevalier Cup, Hin Keng H., Grayburn H., 3d HKJC Centenary Sprint Cup, HK-1, Centenary Cup, HK-2, National Panasonic Cup, HKSAR Chief Executive's Cup, 4th HKJC Champions Mile, HK-1, Bauhinia Sprint Trophy, HK-1.

King Kora (Kenmare). 2 wins at 2, VATC Roseberry 2YO H., Casino 2YO H., 3d VATC HDF McNeil S., L, MVRC Suni-Sandwich H., STC Delville Wood H.


Race Record: 9 Starts 1-3-2 A$33,910.

Winner at 1400m in 2015-16, 3d ATC TAB More Than Just Winning H.