Sire: Shamus Award

Dam: Puerto Vallarta

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Aug 28th, 2015

Country: Australia


P H Joseph, Mrs B M Joseph, M G Jones, P A Jones, Mrs M T Guthrie-Curran, D J Quirke, Mrs J H Quirke, W J Gill, M S Logan, Ms E Tysoe, Ms D Mott, K G Eisenhuth, A J Eisenhuth, G J Bobbin, R A Norton, K M Norton, Mitchell Park Racing & J J R Partnership

Horse Description:

1 year old Bay or Brown Filly

Sire: Shamus Award Dam: Puerto Vallarta


Type: Yearling
Bonus Schemes: BOBS Eligible and Magic Millions Race Series

We were excited to secure this lovely strong and athletic filly from the Gold Coast Magic Millions Yearling sale this January for $44k inc GST.

She is by Shamus Award who won the Cox Plate and Australian Guineas in his 3yo year and is the highest timeform rating son of Snitzel currently at stud.

The filly's dam is a 1/2 sister to former stable star Mukareena who won 16 races and stakes of $377k including The Palmerston Sprint, and placed 2nd in the Black Opal Stakes Group 3.

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Foaled 28th August 2015

SireSnitzelRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
SHAMUS AWARD (AUS) Snippets' LassSnippets
2010Sunset ExpressSuccess ExpressHold Your Peace
  Finito FlingLuskin Star
DamFlying SpurDanehillDanzig
PUERTO VALLARTA (AUS) RollsMr. Prospector
2006Call Me KareenaSpectacular SpySpectacular Bid
  Princess LimaComeram

SHAMUS AWARD (AUS) (Bay 2010-Stud 2014). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2013-14. 2 wins at 1600m, 2040m, A$2,473,500, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, 2d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, Mitchell McKenzie S., L, 3d MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, CF Orr S., Gr.1, VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.3, MRC Chairman's S., L. Out of a half-sister to SW Ghozi. His oldest progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

PUERTO VALLARTA, by Flying Spur. 2 wins at 1650m, 1800m, BRC Sky Racing H., 3d BRC Ormiston College H. Half-sister to Mukareena. This is her first live foal.


2nd dam

CALL ME KAREENA, by Spectacular Spy. 6 wins to 1550m, STC Pyrmont H., Punchbowl H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC DD Glasgow H., STC Ashbury H., Belsfield H., Dobroyd Point H., 3d AJC Citius H. Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Mukareena (Mukaddamah). 16 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$377,150, STC De Bortoli Wines H., Mainbrace H., Darwin TC Palmerston Sprint H., AJC Cabravale Diggers Ella Kulmar H., ACT RC Black Opal 2YO Preview S., 2d ACT RC Black Opal S., Gr.3, STC CVD Treasurer's 2YO H., Bill Grace & Son H., 3d AJC William Inglis 2YO Classic S., STC Nisad Schizophrenia Research H., MRC Mookta H., 4th STC Eskimo Prince H., L.

Back in Style. 6 wins to 1550m, AJC Dubbo H., STC Kogarah RSL Club H., 2d Newcastle JC Australia Post Country Cup, 3d AJC Emirates Airline H., STC St Marys Leagues Club H.

Puerto Vallarta. 2 wins. See above.

Kareena Kareena. 4 wins from 1400m to 1900m in Aust. Dam of-

Lilly Kareena. 2 wins at 1000m in 2015-16 in Aust.

Danzalnite. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Rave in Vain. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

El Moxpherson. Winner at 1500m in Aust.


3rd dam

PRINCESS LIMA, by Comeram. Winner at 2, 3d AJC Nogara H. Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Call Me Kareena. 6 wins. See above.

Taworri Princess. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1400m, AJC Eye Liner H.

Nalurmi. 5 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, 2d QTC Kitchener H., 3d BATC Our Cavalier H. Dam of-

Mossurmi. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1900m, A$288,980, AJC Marwin Gold H., STC IGT Pride of the Turf H., Freeways Friday Lunch Show H., Coffs Harbour VB Gold Cup, 2d AJC Arrowfield Stud H., Our Maizcay H., Dashing Eagle H., TAB First Four Jackpot H., ATC Randwick Betting Auditorium H., STC Woolworths H., 3d AJC Kinjite H., STC Protect the Hunter Valley H.

Waikato. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 3d BTC Carlton Draught H.

Silica. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.

General de Gaulle. Winner at 1400m in NZ.

Star of Valima. 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Aust.

Board the Flight. Winner at 1400m in Aust.


4th dam

ROSE OF LIMA, by Charlton. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m in Aust. Sister to Royal Fusilier, half-sister to Merry Christmas (dam of SANTA CAVALIER). Dam of 9 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Gallima Boy. 5 wins from 1100m to 2000m, STC New South Wales H.

Limestone Jack. Winner at 2000m in Aust.

Armas. Winner at 950m in Aust.

Princess Lima. Winner. See above.


5th dam

MOTHER ST DOMINIC, by Saint Crespin. 2 wins at 6f, 7f, Newmarket Beaufort H. Sister to SAINT PAUL, half-sister to PRINCE MIDGE, Chevalier. Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Royal Fusilier (Charlton). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1600m, 1800m, MVRC Potential Stayers' S., Coo-Ee H., 3d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L. Sire.

Dominic. 4 wins from 900m to 1800m in Aust.

Mother's Love. 4 wins to 1450m, BATC Novice H., 4th QTC CE McDougall S., L. Dam of-

Pagmamahal. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, AJC Watsons Bay H., STC Newhaven Park H.

Royal Partner. Unplaced. Dam of-

Miss Keiko (Blue and Gold). 3 wins at 800m, 1000m, 3d QTC CE McDougall S., L. Producer.

Merry Christmas. Unplaced. Dam of-

SANTA CAVALIER (Beau Brummel). 7 wins from 1300m to 2100m, WATC Helena Vale Cup, Gr.3, Woodbridge H., 2d WATC St Leger, Gr.3, Winter Cup, Gr.3.

Gaillimh (Galway Bay). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, WATC West Advertiser Welter H., 3d WATC Aquanita S., L.

Chine. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Santa Charvino (Flagon). 6 wins from 1600m to 3200m, TRC Turf Club Cup, 2d Tasmanian Derby, Gr.3.