Pins X Romancing

Sire: Pins

Dam: Romancing

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Oct 9th, 2016

Country: New Zealand





Foaled 9th October 2016

SireSnippetsLunchtimeSilly Season
PINS (AUS) Easy DateGrand Chaudiere
1996No FinerKaoru StarStar Kingdom
  HumourPirate King
DamO'ReillyLast TycoonTry My Best
ROMANCING (NZ) CourtzaPompeii Court
  Isla BijouNoble Bijou

PINS (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 7 wins-1 at 2, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1. Leading NZ Sire (worldwide earnings) twice. Sire of 1021 rnrs, 704 wnrs, 75 SW, inc. El Segundo (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Legs, Aerovelocity, Ambitious Dragon, Katie Lee, Porotene Gem, Econsul, A Touch of Ruby, Antonio Lombardo, Mackintosh, Legless Veuve, Shopaholic, Icepin - Regency King (H.K.), Rolling Pin, Gallopin, Lauren Tate, Pimms Time, Megapins, Pinsoir, etc.


1st dam

ROMANCING, by O'Reilly. Unraced. Sister to SALSA (dam of DIAMOND KING), Charlie Bub, O'Crikey, half-sister to SOMEPIN ANYPIN, RULE OF ENGAGEMENT - EVERGREEN (H.K.). This is her fifth foal. Dam of two foals to race, both winners-

Love Affair (f. by Savabeel). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2017-18, Counties RC Fasttrack Insurance H., Waikato RC Seafood Bazaar H., 2d Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2.

Pacquiao (g. by Paco Boy). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m to 2016-17, Counties RC Haunui Farm H., Matamata RC Fairview Motors H., 2d Matamata RC Colchester Engineering H., Rotorua RC TW Moore H., 3d ARC Hynds Group H., BOP RC Mount RSA H.


2nd dam

UNGARO, by Centaine. Placed at 2 & 3, 2d Waikato RC Te Akau Racing Stables Juvenile H. Sister to CENTISLE, half-sister to SYLVANER (dam of VESPER). Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

SOMEPIN ANYPIN (Pins). 6 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$354,050, Hawkesbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, ATC Bowermans Office Furniture H., Centrebets Pick Your Own Field H., STC Pages Event Equipment H., Cleanevent H., Winning Post Restaurant H., 2d ATC Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3, Blackwoods for Uvex H., Myer Spring Fashion H., 3d ATC Show County H., L, 4th NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2.

RULE OF ENGAGEMENT - EVERGREEN (H.K.) (Danasinga). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, A$69,700, HK$3,256,700, QTC JF Meynink S., L, HKJC Cappilaw H., John Peel H., St George's Challenge Cup, Pedder H., Sports H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Hamilton Hotel 2YO H., HKJC Middle Bay H., Cherry H., Shan Kwong H., Tin Lok H., 3d QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, HKJC Fanling H., Crooked Island H., Tiu Keng Leng H., Harcourt H., 4th BTC Golden S., L.

SALSA (O'Reilly). 6 wins from 1200m to 1650m, NZ$75,990, A$170,900, VRC Winter Championship H., L, Hilton Nicholas H., Avondale JC Wynyard Wood Lawyers H., 2d Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeder's S., Gr.1, Avondale JC 2YO Fillies S., L, Waikato RC Hamilton Veterinary Services 3YO H., Doug McFarlane Ltd Juvenile H., 3d MRC Monsignor Gerald Cudmore P., Glasshouse Cafe H., VRC Screens Australasia Winter Championship, 4th MRC JJ Liston S., Gr.2, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L. Dam of-

DIAMOND KING (More Than Ready). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, R492,900, Greyville KZN Guineas Trial, L, Clairwood Racing to Save the Rhino H., Greyville KZN Summer Challenge 1600 Final H., Fever Tree H., 2d Greyville Christmas H., Gr.3, Clairwood Thornhill House H., Scottsville Racing. It's a Rush H., 3d Greyville Ethekwini Sprint H., H., Inesa Lighting H.

Charlie Bub (O'Reilly). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$263,550, STC Napoleon Perdis H., Schweppes Viage H., Powerware Powering the World H., 2d MRC Gippsland Sprint Final H., MVRC Curran Chemicals H., STC Vodka Mudshake H., Save Now & Be a Member H., 3d AJC Royal Sovereign S., Gr.2, BTC Classic, Gr.3, STC Skyline S., Gr.3, VRC Carbine Club S., Gr.3, MRC Jack Elliott H., AJC MFS Group P., MVRC Slade Bloodstock P., FRH Group H., 4th AJC Fernhill H., Gr.3.

O'Crikey (O'Reilly). 8 wins to 1550m, A$504,365, STC Freeway Republic Beer Welter H., AJC Might & Power H., Farewell to Ken Callander H., Calaxo H., STC Blackwoods for Tork H., Cadbury Boost Totally Nuts Chase H., Yoplait Elivae H., Boat Show H., 2d AJC Coogee Welter H., Club Zebra Welter H., ATC Palm Beach Motor Yachts Welter Cup, STC Ranvet H., 3d QTC Brisbane P., L, AJC Lonhro Welter H., Moorebank Welter H., 4th AJC Breeders' P., L.

Global Assault. 5 wins at 1200m, 1600m, A$105,779, MVRC City Jeep Wrangler H., 2d MRC Cove Hotel H.


3rd dam

ISLA BIJOU, by Noble Bijou. 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m, CJC Challenge S.H., Gr.3, Southland RC Ascot Park S., L, Riverton RC Southland Development Corporation Sprint H., Wyndham RC Wilson Neill Wines & Spirits H., 2d CJC Winter Cup, Gr.3, 3d Southland Guineas, L, Gore RC Princess Mellay S., L. Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

CENTISLE (Centaine). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$325,610, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, WATC Crystal Slipper S., L, MVRC Armstrong Blood Hound H., Racing Pacing Chasing H., VATC Love a Show H., 2d VRC Hardy Brothers Classic S., L, VATC Gold Blend Cup, GT Donoghue H., Geoffrey Bellmaine P.H., IYF Family Day H., Aare H., WATC Budget 4 Wheel Drive H., 3d VATC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, AJC Emancipation S., Gr.3, VRC Vichealth Winter Championship Series H., 4th SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3.

SYLVANER (Danasinga). 9 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$606,790, MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, SAJC Marsh Classic S., Gr.2-twice, RA Lee S., L, Pope Packaging S., L, Stuart Crystal S., L, MRC Deck the Halls H., MVRC Hallis Mile, 2d VRC Matriarch S., Gr.3, SAJC RA Lee S., L, 3d SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3, VRC Auckland Racing Club H., L, Matron S., L, 4th VRC Frances Tressady S., Gr.3. Dam of-

VESPER (Zabeel). 4 wins at 1600m, 2000m, A$204,050, MRC Victoria Gold Cup, L, VRC Rod Johnson H., 2d VRC Roy Higgins H., L, 3d VRC Antler Luggage H., 4th MRC PB Lawrence S., Gr.2.

Ilacourt. Unraced. Dam of-

Danish Wedding. Placed at 2 & 3, 2d MRC Out of Danger 2YO H., 3d SAJC Adelaide Airport Limited H. Dam of-

CIZEN WORLD (Savabeel). 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m, 589,797Rgt. in Malaysia, Penang TC Malayan Racing Association Cup, L, Head of the Bill S., 2d Penang TC Baron Boy H.