BATTOCCHI
Success Express (USA) - Avant (Imposing)

The winner of two races at Listed level in Australia, the Matriarch Stakes and the Ballarat Cup. She has produced six winners including the Group 1 Telegraph Handicap winner Guiseppina (Johar). She is also the dam of promising Micken (Darci Brahma), who has been Stakes-placed. She is believed to be in foal to Darci Brahma once again.

 

Battocchi

 

 BATTOCCHI

 

Bay mareFoaled in 1993

SireHold Your PeaceSpeak JohnPrince John
SUCCESS EXPRESS (USA) Blue MoonEight Thirty
1985Au PrintempsDancing ChampNijinsky
  LorgnetteHigh Hat
DamImposingTodmanStar Kingdom
AVANT HialeahArctic Explorer
1982DevanteSobigSummertime
  SkylitWilkes

SUCCESS EXPRESS (USA) (1985). 4 wins at 2, Breeders' Cup Juvenile S., Gr.1. Sire of 629 rnrs, 459 wnrs, 32 SW, inc. Polar Success, etc. Sire of the dams of 1030 rnrs, 650 wnrs, 20 GW, inc. SW Shamus Award, Pinker Pinker, Savabeel, Aide Memoire, Sea Siren, Guiseppina, Duporth, Excites, Gold Edition, Wonderful World, Vouvray, Rudy, Avoid Lightning, Tickets, Divine Rebel, Lady Dehere, Ric O'shea, Squamosa, Activation, Oratorio, etc.

 

1st dam

AVANT, by Imposing. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m. Half-sister to TRAPPINGS, RECORD BREAKER. Dam of seven foals, six to race, three winners, inc:-

BATTOCCHI (f. by Success Express). 4 wins. See below.

Ciao (f. by Rodrigo de Triano). 2 wins at 1550m, 2100m. Dam of-

Gold Leaf. 6 wins from 1200m to 2750m to 2016-17, Otago RC Cromwell New World H., 3d Otago RC Dunedin Casino Trophy H.

Duty Free. 7 wins to 1200m, S$289,281, Singapore TC Natsteel Holdings S., Kranji D S., Class 3 H., Class 5 H.-twice.

Hipwood (g. by Deputy Governor). 2 wins at 1600m in Aust. and Malaysia.

Awave (f. by Crested Wave). Placed. Dam of-

Double Fantasy. 3 wins at 1200m, HKJC Nga Tsin Wai H., Tin Shui Wai H., Southorn H., 2d HKJC Salisbury H.

A Walk in the Park. 2 wins at 1400m, HKJC Midland Hong Kong Property H., Long Ke H., 2d HKJC Good Tension H., 3d HKJC On Yam H.

Swing the Cat. 3 wins from 5?f to 8?f, Hollywood Park Allowance, 3d ARC Mercedes Super Bonus Fillies' Prelude, Waikato RC Bunting in the Morning Juvenile H., WRC Mercedes Super Bonus Juvenile Fillies H. Dam of-

Strong Response (State City). 9 wins-1 at 2-to 6?f to 2017, 2d Fair Grounds Van Berg S., L.

Cendawave. Winner at 1400m, 3d STC De Bortoli Yarra Valley Winery H., Johnnie Walker H.

Pinsofjoy. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Polyana. Raced once. Dam of-

(SIR) STATHAM (Danroad). 6 wins at 1150m, 1200m, NZ$156,225, A$4,000, to 2015-16, ARC Concorde H., Gr.3, Pandoro Panatteria H., Waikato RC Ruby's Nanny's Birthday H., 2d ARC Newmarket H., L, Counties Bowl H., L, Taranaki RC Coca Cola Dash H., Waikato RC Hamilton Building Supplies H., Matamata RC Russell & Yvonne Green Memorial H., 3d Waikato RC Sprint H., L, ARC Ray White City Realty H., Whangarei RC New Zealand Bloodstock Finance Sprint H., 4th ARC Concorde H., Gr.3-twice, BRC Chief de Beers H., L.

Stryda. Winner at 1400m in 2015-16, 3d ARC Broderick Print H.

The Banchee. Unraced. Dam of-

THE POOKA (Tobougg). 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, NZ$486,675, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, CJC Christchurch Casino 3YO H., Hawkes Bay Waikato Stud Breeders of the Decade H., 2d Waikato RC New Zealand Bloodstock Classique, L, CJC Trevinos Bar & Restaurant H., Taranaki RC Nicholas Finance H., 3d Counties Challenge S., L, Manawatu RC Totally Vets H., ARC Barfoot & Thompson H., 4th Hawkes Bay Stoney Bridge S., Gr.1.

Pooka's Sister (Tobougg). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, Taranaki RC Brand X H., 2d Foxton RC Castletown S., L.

Shellacking (f. by Zamazaan). Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Fightfirewithfire. Winner at 1400m, 2d Taranaki RC New World Merrilands H.

Rollick. 2 wins at 2200m.

 

2nd dam

DEVANTE, by Sobig. 9 wins-4 at 2-from 5f to 10?f, New Zealand Oaks, Gr.2, Napier Park RC Stewards' H., Woodville DJC President's H., HBJC Nursery H., Manawatu RC Eulogy S.H., 3d Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Lady Norrie S., L, 4th WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.2, Manawatu RC Century S., L, WRC Metropolitan H., L. Half-sister to Lanceanum (dam of LEGGINGS), First Dawn (dam of SHE'S FUN), New Horizon (dam of SOUND HORIZON). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

TRAPPINGS (Grosvenor). 4 wins from 2000m to 2400m, A$128,225, Western Australian Oaks, Gr.1, Geelong RC Oaks Trial S., L. Producer.

RECORD BREAKER (Taipan II). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 900m, 1200m, VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, MVRC Foundation H., 2d VRC Lawn H., 4th AJC Keith Mackay H., L.

Sweet Mystic. 2 wins at 1400m, 2100m. Dam of-

Astral Mist. Winner at 2100m. Dam of-

NEVER SAY (Centaine). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2150m, A$178,340, STC Kingston Town S., Gr.3, 2d WATC Belmont Sprint H., Gr.3, SCTC Corbould Park Anniversary Cup, L, 3d AJC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3. Producer.

CENTURY BOY (Centaine). 6 wins from 1400m to 2400m, A$281,400, AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3, STC Christmas Cup, L, AJC Hayley Lewis H., Latin Knight H.

Mika. Unraced. Dam of-

Centika. Winner at 1600m, 3d AJC Fujitsu Information Services H. Dam of-

Skyescent. 4 wins from 1200m to 1950m, 2d VATC Lady Wallace H., Conbituate Lady H. Dam of-

RUBISCENT (Rubiton). 7 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$454,040, MRC Underwood S., Gr.1, Yangtze H., 2d VRC Auckland Racing Club H., L, 3d MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1.

Enjoli. Unplaced. Dam of-

JOLLY GOOD THOUGHT (Private Thoughts). 12 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$253,650, SAJC Port Adelaide Cup, Gr.3, Chairman's S.H., L, 2d SAJC Thomas Elder S.H., Gr.3, 3d SAJC Thomas Elder S.H., Gr.3.

Windrift. Unraced. Dam of-

Timberland Lass. Winner at 1300m in Aust. Dam of-

Double Elle. 5 wins from 1200m to 1800m, NZ$600, A$79,830, AJC Princesses Welcome H. Dam of-

GINGERNUTS (Iffraaj). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 2400m, NZ$671,225, A$405,000, to 2016-17, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2.

Star Lore. Unraced. Dam of-

KINETIC (Jetball). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$92,939, Foxton RC Castletown S., L, ARC Lindauer Special Reserve H., Foxton Cup, 3d CJC Easter Cup, Gr.3. Producer.

Stars in Her Eyes. 5 wins to 1200m, CJC Bone Marrow Trust Awareness Week H., 2d CJC Islington Tavern H. Dam of-

TAURUS (No Excuse Needed). 10 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$294,475, to 2015-16, Wanganui JC Challenge S., L, 2d CJC Winter Cup, Gr.3, Taranaki RC Opunake Cup, L, 3d CJC Winter Cup, Gr.3.

 

Race Record:

4 wins from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$10,400, A$139,440, VRC Matriarch S., L, Ballarat Cup, L, Avondale JC Hughes & Cossar H., VATC Weary Dunlop Research H., 2d VATC Charles Kerville H., Mighty Kingdom H., Waikato RC Calder & Lawson 3YO H., 3d MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, 4th Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2.

 

Produce Record: Dam of eleven foals, ten to race, nine winners.

1999 f. Tully Tocchi, by Woodman. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Happy Valentine. Winner at 1200m, 3d MRC Polytrack H.

Surzeal. 7 wins from 2000m to 3200m, A$90,395, to 2015-16 in Aust.

2000 g. La Taverna, by Tale of the Cat. 2 wins at 1000m, 1400m.

2001 g. Don Peppino, by Zabeel. Unraced.

2002 g. Waterford's Dream, by Carnegie. Winner at 1400m, 2d ARC Stella Artois H., 3d Avondale JC Waimauku Landscape Supplies H.

2004 g. Bibulous, by Faltaat. 3 wins at 1400m, Waikato RC Curraghmore Stud H., 3d ARC Singer Group H.

2006 f. GUISEPPINA, by Johar. 6 wins to 1400m, NZ$369,913, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, Manawatu RC Flying H., L, Levin S., L, 2d Hawkes Bay Spring Classic, Gr.1, PGG Wrightson East Coast H., 3d Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, 4th Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Windsor Park P., Gr.1.

2007 f. by Bertolini. Dead.

2008 g. Micken, by Darci Brahma. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, 2d Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, Hawkes Bay Per Incanto at LA Stud H., VRC LV Lachal H., BRC Bundaberg Rum H., CJC Win a Ford Focus Pin & Win H., Racecourse Hotel Motor Lodge H., Marton JC Coombe Smith Chartered Accountants H., 3d BRC Carlton Draught P., MVRC City Jeep H.

2009 c. Fated, by Darci Brahma. Placed at 3, 2d Singapore TC Newbury Racing Stable S.

2011 g. Dylan, by Darci Brahma. 3 wins at 1200m, Singapore TC Initiation P., Kranji D S.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Celebrations S., Kranji D S., Super Racer S., Class 4 H.-3 times, 3d Singapore TC Class 4 H.

2012 g. Moritz Eclipse, by Darci Brahma. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2017, Singapore TC Novice S., Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC Phenom S., 3d Singapore TC Plentiful Money S.

2013 g. Victory Anthem, by Darci Brahma. Winner at 1400m in 2016-17 in Aust.

 

Missed in 2003, 2005, 2014; not served in 2009.