LYCIA
Montjeu (IRE) - Chimeara (AUS) (Danehill)

An unraced Montjeu mare, Lycia is from the Group 3 placed Danehill mare Chimeara and is a half-sister to Group 1 Rosehill Guineas winner De Beers (Quest for Fame). Her grand-dam is the outstanding mare Tristalove (Sir Tristram), making her a descendant of the great mare Eight Carat.

Lycia

 

 LYCIA

 

Bay mareFoaled in 2005

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
MONTJEU (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1996FloripedesTop VilleHigh Top
  Toute CyTennyson
DamDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
CHIMEARA (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
1997TristaloveSir TristramSir Ivor
  Diamond LoverSticks and Stones

MONTJEU (IRE) (1996). 11 wins-2 at 2, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1. Sire of 1233 rnrs, 821 wnrs, 126 SW, inc. St Nicholas Abbey (Breeders' Cup Turf S., Gr.1), Fame and Glory, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Journey, Legatissimo, Charm Spirit, Lucia Valentina, Parish Hall, Obviously, Leading Role, Nurse Kitchen, Mime, Secret Weapon, Restiadargent, Sacred Life, Alexios Komnenos, Soleil Marin, Blue de Vega, Exquisite Jewel, Mahsoob, The Centenary, etc.

 

1st dam

Chimeara, by Danehill. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m, Waikato RC Lowe Schollum Jones H., 2d Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3, SAJC Isca H. Sister to VIKING RULER, KEMPINSKY, DIAMOND LIKE (dam of FOREVER LOVED, ZEPHYRON), blood-sister to HELSINBORG, Dangerous, three-quarter-sister to LOVETRISTA, LUCIDA, Flora Danica. Dam of seven foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

DE BEERS (c. by Quest for Fame). Top of The 2005-06 Australasian 3YO Classification (Int.). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2000m, A$861,725, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, AJC Bigpond 2YO H., 2d Australian Derby, Gr.1, NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S., Gr.2, STC Hobartville S., Gr.2, AJC Cuddle 2YO H., 3d AJC Royal Sovereign S., Gr.2, 4th STC Heritage S., L. Sire.

Peerage (g. by O'Reilly). Winner at 1800m.

Cerberus (f. by O'Reilly). Unraced. Dam of-

Silver Cloud. Winner at 1200m in 2017-18, 2d ARC Piazza d'Oro H., 100% Appliances H., WRC Zephyr Consulting S.

 

2nd dam

TRISTALOVE, by Sir Tristram. Head of The 1992-93 NZ 2YO Free H. Joint top filly on The 1993-94 Australasian 3YO Classification. 11 wins-4 at 2-from 1200m to 2050m, NZ$29,800, A$767,640, Australasian Oaks, Gr.1, AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, MVRC John F Feehan S., Gr.2, Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, Gr.3, VATC Schweppes Cup, L, Quezette Quality S., ARC New Year Juvenile H., Waikato RC Revel Somervell Video 2YO H., 2d STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Turnbull S., Gr.2, Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, MVRC Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.3, VRC Chester Manifold S., L, 4th VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Memsie S., Gr.2, SAJC Swettenham Stud S., Gr.3. Sister to ANTWERP (dam of VISCOUNT, HELSINBORG), three-quarter-sister to DON EDUARDO, KAAPSTAD, PERUZZI (dam of LUCIDA), Nine Carat (dam of COURT OF JEWELS), La Brillante (dam of PHILIDOR). Dam of 8 foals, all winners, inc:-

VIKING RULER (Danehill). Winner at 1800m, A$353,300, AJC Spring Champion S., Gr.1, 2d AJC Royal Sovereign S., Gr.2, MVRC AAMI Vase, Gr.2, 3d Newcastle JC Spring S., Gr.3, NSW Tatt's RC Ming Dynasty H., Gr.3, AJC Argos 2YO H., 4th VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1. Sire.

LOVETRISTA (Rock of Gibraltar). 3 wins at 1400m, 2400m, NZ$189,200, Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.2, ARC Soliloquy S., L, Waikato RC James & Annie Sarten Memorial S., L, 2d Waikato RC Wentwood Grange 3YO H., 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Waikato RC Your Own Home H. Producer.

KEMPINSKY (Danehill). 2 wins at 1500m, 2050m, A$453,500, MVRC AAMI Vase, Gr.2, 2d Victoria Derby, Gr.1, 3d MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, Hymettus H. Sire.

DIAMOND LIKE (Danehill). 5 wins from 1000m to 1600m, NZ$92,450, WRC Lightning H., L, ARC New Zealand Bloodstock H., Lion Red Garden Bar H., 2d Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, Rotorua RC Lion Red P., Gr.3, ARC Suburban Newspapers H. Dam of-

FOREVER LOVED (High Chaparral). 3 wins to 1500m, A$310,980, VRC Blazer S., Gr.2, ATC Australian Turf Club H., TAB Rewards H., 2d ATC TAB Rewards H., 3d ATC Vinery Stud S., Gr.1, 4th Australian Oaks, Gr.1, MRC WW Cockram S., Gr.3.

ZEPHYRON (Zabeel). 5 wins from 1300m to 2200m, A$298,130, BRC Premier's Cup, Gr.3, ATC Lord Mayor's Cup, L, Harvey Norman H., MVRC City Jeep Patriot H., 3d BRC Brisbane Cup, Gr.2, SAJC Mo Barry's 80th Birthday H., ATC McGrath Estate Agents H.

Zenella (Zabeel). 2 wins at 1700m, 2050m, A$123,835, MVRC Signage Concepts P., 2d BRC Queensland Oaks, Gr.1.

Ardeche (Dehere). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$172,800, Scone RC Coolmore H., ATC Austbrokers ABS Bloodstock H., STC Members 2YO P., 3d BRC Lancaster S., L. Producer.

Chimeara (Danehill). 2 wins. See above.

Love Diamonds. Winner at 2. Dam of-

Lovetessa (O'Reilly). 2 wins at 1400m, WRC Konami S., 3d Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3.

 

Race Record:

Unraced.

 

Produce Record: Dam of three named foals, two to race.

2010 f. Lycian Way, by Lucky Unicorn. Unraced.

2011 g. Flex, by Zabeel. 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, 2d MRC Ladbrokes Odds Boost H.

2012 f. Turquoise Coast, by Zabeel. Raced once.

2014 c. by Stratum. Destroyed.

2015 c. by Shamexpress.

2017 c. by Pride of Dubai.

 

Missed in 2013, 2016.

Served by Burgundy.