MADAME ECHEZEAUX
Montjeu (IRE) - Grand Echezeaux (Zabeel)

A beautifully related mare being out of the Group 1 Australasian Oaks winner Grand Echezeaux (Zabeel) by the sire of over 100 stakes winners, Montjeu (Saddler's Wells). She is the half-sister to five-time Group 1 winner and sire Darci Brahma (Danehill) along with multiple stakes winner Burgundy (Redoute's Choice). Her second dam is a foundation mare of Pencarrow Stud, Richebourg (Vice Regal). In 2012 she foaled one of the very few Starspangledbanner (Choisir) in the Southern Hemisphere. She is believed in foal to Cape Blanco for the 2013 season.

Madame Echezeaux

 

 MADAME ECHEZEAUX

 

Bay mareFoaled in 2003

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
MONTJEU (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1996FloripedesTop VilleHigh Top
  Toute CyTennyson
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
GRAND ECHEZEAUX Lady GiselleNureyev
1996RichebourgVice RegalBismark II
  Mary MeadWilkes

MONTJEU (IRE) (1996). 11 wins-2 at 2, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1. Sire of 1232 rnrs, 819 wnrs, 125 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, Alexios Komnenos, Soleil Marin, Blue de Vega, Exquisite Jewel, Mahsoob, The Centenary, Ma Choix, etc.

 

1st dam

GRAND ECHEZEAUX, by Zabeel. 4 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$540,700, SAJC Australasian Oaks, Gr.1, Auraria S., Gr.3, VRC Lady Mayoress' P.H., 2d Moonee Valley Oaks, Gr.2, VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, SAJC Widden Stud S., L, 3d VATC Carlton Draught H. Sister to Our Echezeaux (dam of DOLMABACHE, PURE ELEGANCE), three-quarter-sister to ROMANEE CONTI (dam of ETHEREAL), half-sister to Summer Wine II. Dam of nine foals, seven to race, five winners, inc:-

DARCI BRAHMA (c. by Danehill). Champion 2YO & 3YO in NZ in 2004-05 & 2005-06. Champion Sprinter in NZ in 2006-07. 10 wins-4 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$706,500, A$482,475, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, QTC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.2, Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, Matamata RC Slipper S., L, Avondale JC Mondiale Freight 2YO H., Waikato RC Hinuera Lodge Juvenile H., 2d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Mudgway Partsworld S., Gr.1, Stoney Bridge S., Gr.1, 4th QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, STC Phar Lap S., Gr.2. Sire.

BURGUNDY (c. by Redoute's Choice). Second on the 2011-12 NZ 3YO Free H. (1200m-1600m). 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$214,125, Cambridge Breeders' S., Gr.3, Levin S., L, ARC Mr Tiz Trophy, L, Manawatu RC Flying H., L, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, 3d WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, ARC Great Northen Guineas, Gr.2, Wellington S., Gr.3. Sire.

Echezeaux (f. by Encosta de Lago). 4 wins at 1600m, 2100m to 2016-17, WRC Hanley Formula H., 2d Hawkes Bay Tarzino H., 3d Marton Cup, L.

Saperavi (c. by Stravinsky). Winner at 1200m, 3d Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L, 4th North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L. Sire.

Libation (g. by Pins). Winner at 1750m in Aust.

One Man Grand (g. by O'Reilly). Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

RICHEBOURG, by Vice Regal. 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, VATC Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, MVRC Diners Club H., VATC How Now H., VRC Winslow H., 2d VATC Doveton H., L, 3d VRC Frances Tressady S., Gr.3, VATC Barton H., L. Sister to FEDERALISM, three-quarter-sister to IN MY VIEW (dam of STONY BAY), half-sister to DEMERARA, Offwego (dam of ZAMOFF). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

GRAND ECHEZEAUX (Zabeel). 4 wins. See above.

ROMANEE CONTI (Sir Tristram). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1150m to 1800m, NZ$93,425, A$205,900, HK$2,610,000 in NZ, Aust. and HK, STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.3, 2d WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, AJC Queen Elizabeth Randwick S., Gr.1, Surround S., Gr.2, 3d WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1. Dam of-

ETHEREAL (Rhythm). Champion Stayer in Aust. & NZ in 2001-02. 8 wins from 1300m to 3200m, NZ$27,500, A$4,740,430, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, STC BMW S., Gr.1, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

Sopra Tutto. Unraced. Dam of-

ELEONORA (Makfi). 3 wins from 1300m to 2100m, NZ$64,300, A$193,150, in 2016-17, ARC Sunline Vase, Gr.3, MRC Ethereal S., Gr.3, 2d ARC Champagne S., L, 3d VRC Oaks, Gr.1.

Velvet and Satin (Carnegie). Placed at 2 & 3, 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Dam of-

BESPOKE - CONFIGURE (Mal.) (Pins). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m in NZ and Malaysia, CJC Welcome S., L, Midas 2YO S., 3d Matamata RC Slipper S., L, Selangor TC Kenilworth Cup.

Summer Wine II (Zamazaan). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Malaysia, 3d Penang TC Yang Di Pertua Negeri Gold Cup, L.Class 1 winner in Malaysia.

Our Echezeaux. 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m, Rotorua RC Lowe Schollum & Jones H., 3d Avondale JC Carol's TAB & Deli's Bar Manurewa H. Dam of-

DOLMABACHE (Redoute's Choice). 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m, NZ$158,725, A$17,707, Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, 2d Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, ARC Lindauer S., Gr.3, 3d Wellington Cup, Gr.2.

PURE ELEGANCE (Redoute's Choice). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3, 4th Waikato RC James & Annie Sarten Memorial S., Gr.3.

La Tache. Placed. Dam of-

Raise the Play. Winner at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

BELLINI ROSE (Faltaat). 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$504,050, VRC Rose of Kingston S., Gr.2, 2d MRC Tristarc S., Gr.2, SAJC Queen of the South S., Gr.2, VRC Rose of Kingston S., Gr.2. Dam of-

HOWARD BE THY NAME (Redoute's Choice). 5 wins from 1600m to 2500m, A$598,390, South Australian Derby, Gr.1, SAJC Chairman's S., Gr.3, Port Adelaide Guineas, L, 3d BRC Grand Prix S., Gr.3.

 

Race Record:

Unraced.

 

Produce Record: Dam of six named foals, four to race, all winners.

2008 c. Prima Volta, by Flying Spur. Unraced.

2009 f. Pink Bubbles, by Pins. Winner at 1200m.

2010 g. Cote de Nuits, by Stravinsky. 2 wins at 1100m, 1300m in NZ and Singapore, Singapore TC Kranji D S., 2d Singapore TC Class 4 H.-twice, Kranji D S.-twice, Australian Turf Club S.

2012 f. Lady Pinot, by Starspangledbanner. 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m to 2017-18, 3d Counties RC Wharfe Bros H.

2013 f. The White Queen, by Cape Blanco. Unraced.

2014 c. Hulme, by Power. Winner at 2 in 2016-17 in Aust.

2015 f. by Snitzel.

 

Missed in 2011, 2016.

Served by Vancouver. Date of last service, 08.09.2016.