LOVE CONNECTION (JPN)
Sunday Silence (USA) - Pleasureconnection (USA) (Danzig Connection)
Love Connection is the dam of five foals to race for four winners including the Group 1 placed Zabeel mare Stanica, St Darci (Darci Brahma), True Paradise (Generous) and Fine Connection (Pins) who have taken 11 wins between them. Her Redoute's Choice colt was a standout at the 2009 Karaka Premier Sale selling for $700,000, her Darci Brahma colt made $100,000 at the 2010 Karaka Premier Sale and her Fastnet Rock filly made $180,000 at the 2012 Karaka Premier Sale.
Arion Report

 

 LOVE CONNECTION (JPN)

 

Brown mareFoaled in 1996

SireHaloHail to ReasonTurn-to
SUNDAY SILENCE (USA) CosmahCosmic Bomb
1986Wishing WellUnderstandingPromised Land
  Mountain FlowerMontparnasse
DamDanzig ConnectionDanzigNorthern Dancer
PLEASURECONNECTION (USA) GdyniaSir Ivor
1989Princess FagerDr FagerRough'n Tumble
  Princess RoycraftRoyal Note

SUNDAY SILENCE (USA) (1986). 9 wins, Kentucky Derby, Gr.1. Champion Japan Sire-13 times. Sire of 1062 rnrs, 820 wnrs, 171 SW, inc. Special Week (Japan Cup, Gr.1), Deep Impact, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Big Week, More Joyous, Success Brocken, Tale of Ekati, Jaguar Mail, Screen Hero, Admire Moon, Fusaichi Richard, Song of Wind, Rhein Kraft, Shadow Gate, Vermilion, Grand Prix Boss, Rose Kingdom, Florentino, Yamanin Kingly, Asakusa Kings, etc.

 

1st dam

PLEASURECONNECTION, by Danzig Connection. 8 wins-2 at 2, US$239,487, Arlington Rolling Meadows S., L, Turfway Cincinnati Trophy S., L, Valdale S., L, 2d Sportsmans Mata Hari H., L, Turfway Bourbonette S., L, 3d Arlington Heights Oaks, Gr.3. Half-sister to THISONEFOR SUE, Sis Pleasure Fager. Dam of ten named foals, nine to race, six winners, inc:-

Moere Connection (c. by Admire Vega). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, Nakayama Kanchiku Sho.

T.M. Operetta (f. by Admire Vega). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, 2d Hanshin Sazanka S., Hakodate Shiosai Tokubetsu.

Equal Pleasure (g. by Helissio). 3 wins at 1200m in Japan.

Safety Dream (f. by Forty Niner). 2 wins at 1400m in Japan.

Connection Part (c. by Miswaki). Winner at 1000m in Japan.

Seminario (c. by Sunday Silence). Winner at 2 in Japan.

 

2nd dam

PRINCESS FAGER, by Dr Fager. 2 wins in U.S.A. Half-sister to ROYAL ROBERTO, Royal Graustark. Dam of 15 named foals, 14 to race, 11 winners, inc:-

PLEASURECONNECTION (Danzig Connection). 8 wins. See above.

THISONEFOR SUE (Star de Naskra). 2 wins at 2, Louisiana Pioneer S., L, 2d Louisiana Minstrel S., L, Louisiana Downs Futurity (c&g).

Sis Pleasure Fager (What a Pleasure). 7 wins, 2d Ellis Constitution S., L, Latonia Marigold S., L, 3d Ellis Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky S., L. Dam of-

Fast Pleasure. 8 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

WORLDLY PLEASURE (Devil His Due). 8 wins from 7f to 8?f, Laurel Politely S., L, 3d Delaware Summer King S., L. Dam of-

GAME ON DUDE (Awesome Again). 2 wins at 1m, 8?f, US$217,258, in 2010, Lone Star Derby, Gr.3, 4th Belmont S., Gr.1.

Bechemal. 2 wins at 1200m, 1250m, SAJC Graduation S., 2d SAJC Nunkalowe H., Syntax H., 3d Newmarket EBF Bartlow S., SAJC Kaurna Plains H., Sandown Juvenile S. Producer.

Pleasure Key Fager. 4 wins-1 at 2- in U.S.A. Dam of-

ENOMAO (Conquilot). 12 wins in Ven, Clasico Ciudad de Valencia, L.

Key to Stardom. 4 wins in France and U.S.A, Evry Prix de Saint-Maur. Dam of-

Stars in Your Eyes (Pentelicus). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 5?f, 6f, 2d Woodbine My Dear S., Can-2, 4th Hoosier Peony S., L. Producer.

Archangel Wind. 2 wins at 8?f in U.S.A. Dam of-

TAMING THE TIGER (Tiger Ridge). 7 wins from 7f to 9f, US$208,021, Belmont Lawrence Realization S., L, 2d Delaware Kelso S., L, 3d Charles Town HBPA Governor's Cup H., L.

Bet a Million. Unraced. Dam of-

JUST BET ON ME (Darn That Alarm). 4 wins, Calder Seaquay H., L. Producer.

Lady Bend Fager. 2 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

K.S. MIRACLE (Stutz Blackhawk). 5 wins, Kyoto Swan S., Jpn-2, 3d Kyoto Mile Championship S., Jpn-1.

Sling Shot (Stutz Blackhawk). 12 wins, 3d Tampa Premier S., L.

 

3rd dam

PRINCESS ROYCRAFT, by Royal Note. 5 wins, Saratoga Test S., Gr.2, Pimlico Flirtation S., Gr.3, 2d Aqueduct Comely S., Gr.3, Arlington Pucker Up S., Gr.3, Pimlico Black-Eyed Susan S., Gr.3. Half-sister to GRASPING. Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, all winners, inc:-

ROYAL ROBERTO (Roberto). 9 wins, US$331,648, Belmont Lexington H., Gr.2. Sire.

Royal Graustark (Graustark). 7 wins, 2d Fair Grounds Oaks, L-twice. Dam of-

Seal Ring (Known Fact). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m in GB, Sth. Af. and Maur, 3d Clairwood Mainstay International H., Gr.1.

Robinia. Winner at 2 in GB. Dam of-

CAYMAN SUNSET (Night Shift). Champion Older Mare in GB in 2001 (9.5f-11f). 3 wins at 9f, Newmarket Dahlia S., L, 3d Woodbine Canadian H., Gr.2. Producer.

Lady Northcraft. 2 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

NORTH PROSPECT (Mr. Prospector). 6 wins, Finger Lakes Rochester Cup H., L. Sire.

Erin on Your Toes. Unraced. Dam of-

SUPER VITE (Septieme Ciel). 2 wins at 2, Criterium d'Evry, L, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Eclipse, Gr.3. Producer.

Flux. 2 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

Personal Coup (Personal Flag). 3 wins-1 at 2, 3d Finger Lakes Niagara S., L.

Shah Diamond. 2 wins in GB. Dam of-

Tagano Brian (Brian's Time). Placed, 2d Hanshin Mainichi Cup, Jpn-3.

Real Crafty Lady. Unraced. Dam of-

Crafty Prospector (Mr. Prospector). 7 wins-2 at 2, 2d Gulfstream Park H., Gr.1. Champion sire.

Real Affirmed (Affirmed). 6 wins, 2d Golden Gate Iron John S., L.

Realcraft Pleasure. 2 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

Glomo. Raced once. Dam of-

RAGGED KINGDOM (Lord at War). 5 wins-1 at 2, US$202,845, Woodbine Toronto Cup, Can-2.

Miss Firefly. 5 wins-1 at 2- in U.S.A. Dam of-

FIRE SLAM (Grand Slam). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 1m, US$687,271, Belmont Riva Ridge S., Gr.2, 2d Keeneland Lexington S., Gr.2. Sire.

Crafty Satin. 2 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

DIGGINS (Seeking the Gold). 5 wins, Aqueduct Next Move H., Gr.3. Producer.

AND THAT'S THAT (You and I). 11 wins from 8?f to 9?f in P.Rico, El Comandante Clasico Campeon Importado, L.

Lady Realy Explode. Winner in U.S.A. Dam of-

Fitting Image. 12 wins, Portland City of Roses H. Dam of-

FIT TO BET (Stately Wager). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 5f to 1m, Portland OS West Oregon Futurity, L.

Savannah Storm. Winner in GB. Dam of-

Naga. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

TRAIL THIS (Trail City). 9 wins from 5?f to 8?f, Turf Paradise Swift S., L, G Malleah H., L.

Tiffany Lu. Winner in U.S.A. Dam of-

Sunshine Nell. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

ROCKABY BAY (Sahm). 8 wins-2 at 2-at 1m, 8?f, US$204,395, Colonial Kitten's Joy S., L.

 

Race Record:

Unraced.

 

Produce Record: Dam of five named foals, four to race, three winners.

2000 f. Stanica, by Zabeel. 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m, Hawke's Bay Radio Sport Community Charity Raceday H., ARC Waiwera Infinity Water H., 2d Avondale Gold Cup, Gr.1, ARC Whips 'n' Spurs H.

2002 g. True Paradise, by Generous. 4 wins at 1400m to 2010 in Aust. and Mal.

2004 f. Aventura, by Rock of Gibraltar. Placed at 3.

2005 f. Fine Connection, by Pins. Winner at 1100m in 2009-10 in Aust.

2007 c. Reconnection, by Redoute's Choice. Unraced.

2008 c. by Darci Brahma.

 

Missed in 2001, 2003, 2006, 2009.