Carte Blanc

Sire: Cape Blanco

Dam: Lithe

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 30th, 2013

Country: New Zealand


J S C Chua, A Tunku Ahmad, Think Big Stud (Mgr: Dato Tan Chin Nam & D G Ramage), M B Sandblom, Bangaloe Stud (Mgr: Miss J C Ritchie), Team McDonnell (Mgr: J S McDonnell), A R M (Mgr: Ms Z K Burgess), Sir P Hogan, Gee Stable (Mgr: D G Ramage) & Gooree Stud (Mgr: E M Cojangco)

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Chestnut coltFoaled in 2013

SireGalileoSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
CAPE BLANCO (IRE) Urban SeaMiswaki
2007Laurel DelightPresidiumGeneral Assembly
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
LITHE (AUS) Lady GiselleNureyev
1998PrecocityVice RegalBismark II
  Private CollectionRoman Empire

CAPE BLANCO (IRE) (Chestnut 2007-Stud U.S.A. 2012, NZ 2012). 9 wins-3 at 2, Irish Derby, Gr.1. Sire of 227 rnrs, 99 wnrs, inc. SW Look Who's Talking, SP Hey Mike, Isomer, Wychmere, Spanker and of Guns of Leros, Real Dominion, Zollikon, Cape Banjo, Blanco Grande, Dixie Pistol, etc. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc Blanco Cara, Ceylon, Angeline, Avery, Backless, Don Blanco, Inscription, Mongolian Sky, Soul Sensation and of the placegetters Aramoana, Bissel, Capeabeel, etc.


1st dam

LITHE, by Zabeel. 3 wins from 1400m to 2200m, 2d AJC Financial Review H., QTC Count Henri H., 3d AJC Cracker Barrel H., QTC Garry Crick Auto Group H., Legal Tender H. Dam of five named foals, four to race, two winners, inc:-

VIKJA KING (g. by Viking Ruler). 2 wins at 1600m, 2500m, New Zealand St Leger, L.

Ash Palace (f. by Keeper). 3 wins at 1600m, 2100m to 2016-17, 2d WRC Fasttrack Insurance H.


2nd dam

PRECOCITY, by Vice Regal. Winner at 2, Avondale JC Classic S., L, 2d Waikato RC Spencer Helicopters H. Dam of 9 named foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Lithe. 3 wins. See above.

Hanzbananz. 3 wins from 1200m to 2200m in Aust.

Judge Joseph. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Faith 'n' Patience. Unraced. Dam of-

Gracie Louise. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, MRC Browns Sawdust & Shavings H., 2d MRC Lister H., Ladies in Racing Magazine H., MVRC Mitchelton Wines H.

Amaretto. 4 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.

Oamaru Faith. 2 wins at 1000m, 1150m to 2015-16 in Aust.


3rd dam

PRIVATE COLLECTION, by Roman Empire. Unraced. Half-sister to LYCRA (dam of THE MAN), Lycsis (dam of BROWN EYED GRACE). Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

PRECOCITY (Vice Regal). Winner. See above.

Bonython. 6 wins from 1400m to 3000m, A$93,815, MRC Prince Courtauld H., Sir Blink H., 3d VRC Konica Minolta H., MRC Trump H., Lonsdale H.

Power Lines. 4 wins to 1250m in Aust.

Trapeze. 2 wins at 2000m in Aust. Dam of-

Flying de Lago. 2 wins at 2000m, 2200m, 3d MVRC Dean Rioli H. Producer.


4th dam

KATIE LOUISE, by Taj Rossi. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 2400m, Geelong RC Oaks Trial S., L. Dam of 10 foals, 5 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

LYCRA (Tights). Champion 2YO in NZ. 5 wins-4 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$275,040, A$101,750, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, 2d QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Cambridge Breeders' S., Gr.3, ARC La Mer H., 3d VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, HBJC HB Herald Tribune H., 4th Victoria Derby, Gr.1, Marton JC Metric Mile, Gr.3, VATC Tranquil Star S., L. Dam of-

THE MAN (Dehere). 9 wins from 1100m to 1800m, A$312,895, AJC Craven P., Gr.3, STC Bulldogs Home Loans H., Eaglehawk by Wolf Blass H., Fairmont Homes (NSW) H., 2d STC For Our Locals H., Dooleys H., ASI Solutions H., Mark O'Neill Appreciation Year H., 3d NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, ACT RC Canberra Cup, L, AJC Bob Hawke H., STC Greg Johnston H.

Backstedt (Magnus). 7 wins from 1300m to 1800m, A$367,760, VRC Flemington Vase H., Cleanevent H., MRC Booralite Park H., VRC Dorevitch Pathology H., MRC Sportingbet H., 2d VRC Banjo Paterson Series Heat 1, Saintly H., 3d MRC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.3, VRC Flemington Green Fields H., Yarra Valley Cup, Ballarat TC Isuzu H., VRC Rod Johnson H., MRC Browns Sawdust & Shavings H.

Shades of Silk. Raced twice. Dam of-

SHOWBOY - JADE FORTUNE (H.K.) (Showcasing). Winner at 2, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, 2d HKJC Jardine H., Hereford H., 3d ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, HKJC Tsuen Wan H., 4th Counties RC Murdoch Newell S., L.

Lycsis. Unraced. Dam of-

BROWN EYED GRACE (Van Nistelrooy). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 800m, 1200m, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, Berkley Stud 3YO Spring Prelude. Producer.

Bonica. Unraced. Dam of-

Admiral Robinson. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, A$78,700, AJC Intellicon 2YO H., Maroubra 2YO H., 2d Ipswich TC McDonald's Provincial Cup, 3d MRC Highland H.


5th dam

REPEL, by Latin Lover. Winner at 2, VATC Turf Club H., 3d VATC Bentleigh H. Half-sister to Kindly (dam of PERSIAN TUNE). Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

KATIE LOUISE (Taj Rossi). 2 wins. See above.


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