Sir Tristram (IRE) - Sharika (IRE) (Northfields)

Devil’s Lair is the dam of 2002 NZ Bloodstock Filly of the Year and Group 1 New Zealand Oaks winner Vapour Trail (by Jetball) and stakes-winner Santagostino (by Giant's Causeway). Devil’s Lair is the half-sister to stakes placed Noisy Peer (by Lord Ballina) and is from the family of Group 3 winner Shasavaan (by Red God). Her 2007 colt by Encosta De Lago is the classy stakes-performer Encosta Diablo (Encosta de Lago).


Arion Report




Bay mare Foaled in 1994

Sire Sir Ivor Sir Gaylord Turn-to
SIR TRISTRAM (IRE)   Attica Mr. Trouble
1971 Isolt Round Table Princequillo
    All My Eye My Babu
Dam Northfields Northern Dancer Nearctic
SHARIKA (IRE)   Little Hut Occupy
1982 Shaara Sanctus Fine Top
    Shiraza Twilight Alley

SIR TRISTRAM (IRE) (1971). 2 wins. Champion Aust. Sire of Broodmares-6 times. Sire of 999 rnrs, 685 wnrs, 130 SW, inc. Sovereign Red (Victoria Derby, Gr.1), Tristarc, etc. Sire of the dams of 3047 rnrs, 1941 wnrs, 33 Gr.1 wnrs, inc. SW Ethereal, Freemason, Guineas, Nothin' Leica Dane, Saintly, Bint Marscay, Linky Dink, Sacred Choice, Tell a Tale, Teranaba, Lotteria, Mahtoum, Timber Trader, Vapour Trail, Viking Ruler, Viscount, Elevenses, Tapildo, One Under, Danske, Foxwood, etc.


1st dam

SHARIKA, by Northfields. 2 wins at 2 in GB. Half-sister to SHASAVAAN. Dam of ten named foals, nine to race, six winners, inc:-

Noisy Peer (c. by Lord Ballina). 9 wins from 1200m to 2600m, A$146,170, AJC John Edmondson VC Flying Welter H., VRC City of Footscray H., STC Score More Toyota Welter H., MVRC Frank Dempsey H., 2d STC Canterbury Cup, Gr.3, 3d Wyong Cup, L, VRC Delta Welter H., VATC Sandown H., SAJC Royal Shah H., 4th AJC Craven P., Gr.3.

Candytuff (f. by Straight Strike). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, AJC Jim Munro H., 2d AJC CCI Insurance H., STC Castrol GTX-2 H., Rhodes H. Dam of-

Kahayla. 6 wins to 1200m in Aust.

Lionheart (f. by Lion Hunter). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, WATC Muros 2YO H., Starglow H., Fond Heart H., 2d WATC Peter's Trumpet H., Supranto H., Manhagen H., 3d WATC Winterlude H., Rose Chapeau 2YO H.

Cascoid - Roxy Square (Mac.) (g. by Danasinga). 7 wins to 1300m in Aust. and Macau, 3d Singapore TC Benchmark 78 H.-twice, Class 3 H., Benchmark 65 H., Benchmark 74 H., Benchmark 62 H.

Warrior Hero (g. by Metal Storm). Winner at 1400m in Mal.

Dance With Honour (g. by Kenvain). Winner at 1200m in Mal.

Bak Me Mak (g. by Stormy's Son). Placed in Aust.


2nd dam

SHAARA, by Sanctus. Placed at 3 in France. Half-sister to Sharazar, Shimnar. Dam of 8 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

SHASAVAAN (Red God). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, Greyville Chairman's S., Gr.3, Ascot Duke of Edinburgh S., L, York Dringhouses S., 2d Epsom Diomed S., Gr.3, Scottsville In Full Flight S., Gr.3, Kenilworth Merchant's S., L, 3d Newbury Horris Hill S., Gr.3, Clairwood Mainstay Trial H., L. Sire.

Secret Society. 5 wins at 1m, 1?m, ?105,223, Ascot Festival H.

Shadiyama. Placed at 2 in GB. Dam of-

Sambit (Never So Bold). 3 wins to 1400m in Ger, 3d Frankfurt Arthur von Weinberg Rennen, L.

Shalara. Unraced. Dam of-

SHAYZARI (Nishapour). 11 wins-1 at 2- in France and U.S.A, Saint-Cloud Prix Omnium II, L, Prix Fiterari, Evry Prix de Saintes.

Endearing. Winner at 2, Sandown Juvenile S. Dam of-

Danish (Danehill). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, VATC Leprechaun H., 3d VATC Laurent-Perrier S., L, Siren H. Producer.

Amankila. Winner at 1300m, WATC Chester H., 2d WATC Bardeur H., Tiara H., 3d WATC Gallipoli H. Dam of-

Johann Lover (Johann Quatz). 10 wins to 1500m, A$174,570, BTC Carlton Mid H., Weblease H., QTC Personalised P., Plush Embassy H., Coff's Harbour RC Coffs Harbour Sprint H., 2d Tamworth JC Prime Television H., L, QTC Te Rapa H., Waterford Wedgwood H., BTC Australia Day H., 3d BTC Courier-Mail Classic S., Gr.3, Sky Channel H., 4th GCTC Goldmarket H., L.

Spirited and Sexy. 2 wins at 1000m, 3d SAJC Owen Stanley Ranges H. Dam of-

Spirited Princess (Universal Prince). Placed at 2 in 2009-10, 2d SAJC Caroma 2YO P., 3d SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.3.


Race Record:



Produce Record: Dam of eight named foals, six to race, five winners.

1998 f. VAPOUR TRAIL, by Jetball.NZ Bloodstock Filly of the Year 2002. 5 wins from 1400m to 2400m, NZ$343,325, A$16,000, New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, ARC Guineas Trial, L, 2d ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Royal S., Gr.2, Waikato Guineas, Gr.3, 3d ARC Championship S., Gr.2, Whangarei RC Northland Breeders' S., L, ARC Fayette Park Stud Juvenile H., 4th STC Arrowfield Stud S., Gr.1, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3.

1999 g. Merrick, by Magic of Sydney. Winner at 2100m, 2d ARC Dunstan Stayers' Championship Qualifier.

2000 f. Glenview Lass, by Magic of Sydney. Winner at 1600m, 2d ARC Lone Star H., WRC Williams & Adams Hyundai H., 3d ARC New Zealand Derby Trial S., L, Waikato RC Henkel H. Dam of-

Fireside. Winner at 1200m in 2010-11.

2001 f. Lane Cove, by Magic of Sydney. Unraced.

2003 f. SANTAGOSTINO, by Giant's Causeway. 4 wins from 1350m to 2100m, NZ$143,125, A$88,400, ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Gold Coast Bracelet, L, Waikato RC Super Liquor Te Rapa 3YO H., 2d ARC Triple Crown Cup, L, BOP RC Gartshore Construction 3YO H., 3d Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, 4th BTC Doomben Roses P., Gr.3.

2004 g. Devil's Peak, by Johannesburg. Placed at 3.

2005 f. Devil's Song, by Stravinsky. Unraced.

2007 c. ENCOSTA DIABLO, by Encosta de Lago. 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m to 2010-11, CJC Welcome S., L, Canterbury Racing Guineas Trial, 4th Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L.

2008 f. by Pins.


Missed in 2006; not served in 2001.