Sire: Night of Thunder
Foaled: Oct 01, 2017
Owners: O P Tait & Mrs J G Nivison
CHERRY TORTONI (AUS)
|Chestnut Gelding||Foaled in 2017|
NIGHT OF THUNDER (IRE) (Chestnut 2011-Stud Ire. 2016, Aust. 2016). 4 wins–2 at 2–at 6f, 1m, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Leading First Season Sire in Europe in 2019. Sire of 58 rnrs, 31 wnrs, inc. SW Night Colours (Milan Premio Dormello, Gr.2), Pocket Square, Under the Stars, Cacciante, Dubai Love, Keep Busy, Molatham, Thunderous, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 2YOs and inc SW A Beautiful Night (MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3), SP River Night and of Riverina Storm, etc.
TORTONI, by Strategic. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Half-sister to TIE THE KNOT, DREAM BALLAD, HOOD. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-
Cafe Tortoni (g. by Reset). 2 wins at 1200m, 1500m in 2018-19, 2d SAJC On the Pulse Equine H.
WHISKED, by Whiskey Road. 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$545,200, VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.3, 2d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, STC Orlando Wines Classic, Gr.1, AJC Gimcrack S., Gr.3, Widden S., L, STC Warlock H., 3d AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, Surround S., Gr.2, Silver Shadow S., Gr.3, NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., L, 4th AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, STC Storm Queen S., Gr.2. Broodmare of the Year in Australia in 1998-99. Three-quarter-sister to
TIE THE KNOT (Nassipour). Champion Older Male in Australia in 1998-99 & Champion Stayer in Australia in 1999-2000. Top of The 1998-99 Australasian 4YO+ Classification (2100m+). Top colt on The 1999-2000 & 2000-01 (joint) Australasian 4YO+ Classifications. 21 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 3200m, A$6,212,775, STC Mercedes Classic, Gr.1-twice, AJC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1-4 times, Spring Champion S., Gr.1, Sydney Cup, Gr.1-twice, STC Ranvet S., Gr.1-twice, Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, VATC Underwood S., Gr.1, AJC St Leger, Gr.2, Expressway S., Gr.2, STC Hill S., Gr.2, Gloaming S., Gr.2, AJC Craven P., Gr.3, Japan Racing Association P., L, Dulcify H., L, John Oxley 2YO H., 2d Victoria Derby, Gr.1, Australian Derby, Gr.1, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, STC Ranvet S., Gr.1, VATC Yalumba S., Gr.1, AJC Warwick S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, STC Peter Pan S., Gr.2, AJC Bill Ritchie H., Gr.3, 3d VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, Yalumba S., Gr.1, AJC Apollo S., Gr.2-twice, Expressway S., Gr.2, Warwick S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, VATC Norman Robinson S., L, 4th STC Mercedes Classic, Gr.1, AJC Expressway S., Gr.2, Apollo S., Gr.2.
HOOD (Shamardal). 5 wins to 1400m, A$205,630, Canberra RC National Sprint H., L, ATC TAB Sportsbet Iphone App H., Bondi H., 2d VRC 7 News P., AJC WA Long H., 3d ATC Fernwood Liverpool H., 4th AJC Carbine Club S., L.
DREAM BALLAD (Singspiel). 3 wins from 1400m to 1800m, A$76,150, AJC Dulcify H., L, 4th STC Tulloch S., Gr.2. Sire.
Paraway. 4 wins from 1400m to 1900m, AJC Gaulus H., STC Mail Marketing Works H., 2d STC Richardson & Wrench Manly H., 3d AJC Theo Green H.
Oblique. 2 wins at 1600m, 2200m, AJC Mercury H., 2d STC Jensen Consulting H.
Buena Vista. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, AJC M&S Smallgoods H., 2d AJC Quay West Suites H., 3d AJC Ionian H.
Woolmers. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust.
La Zabaglione. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-
Sandberg. 5 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$119,630, AJC Bosco Bulldogs Race Day H., 3d AJC Munro Family H., Soho Square H., ATC Berant Builders H.
Isola. 3 wins to 1550m, STC Theraces.com.au H., 2d ATC Paddington H., Metropolitan Civil Contractors H., One Club, One Membership H., AJC Cherrybrook H. Dam of-
Gheedaa. 3 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$85,360, in 2018-19, SAJC Twilight Races H., 2d MRC Spicer Thoroughbreds 2YO P., MRC (Mornington) Martin Collins Fibretrack Sires 2YO H., 3d MVRC Ladbrokes Friday Night Lights 2YO H.
Jadeite. Unraced. Dam of-
Larksong. 2 wins at 1300m, 1900m, STC Pacific West H. Dam of-
Makkem Lad (Kuroshio). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, S$213,804, to 2019, Singapore TC David Lee Freedman S., 2d Singapore 3YO Classic, L, Singapore TC Kranji Nursery S., IRT Juvenile S., Macau Jockey Club Trophy.
THAT IS A SHAME, by Kaoru Star. Unraced. Half-sister to
WHISKED (Whiskey Road). 3 wins. See above.
SHAME ON YOU (Cerreto). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$96,080, Gosford Classic, L, AJC Commissionaire H., 2d Gosford Guineas, L, 3d NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2.