Cape Cross (IRE) - Marmalitre (Wolverton)

The winner of the Listed Warstep Stakes as a three-year-old. Her dam is the Group 1 South Australian Oaks victor Marmalitre (Cape Cross), the dam of Pavan (Centaine) who was Group 1 placed in the NZ Derby. She has only had three foals thus far and has been covered last season by the consistant stallion Keeper.





Brown mareFoaled in 2001

SireGreen DesertDanzigNorthern Dancer
CAPE CROSS (IRE) Foreign CourierSir Ivor
1994Park AppealAhonooraLorenzaccio
DamWolvertonWolver HollowSovereign Path
MARMALITRE Mary MurphyAureole
1983Tiffany RoseSovereign EditionSovereign Path

CAPE CROSS (IRE) (1994). 5 wins-1 at 2, Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1. Sire of 1696 rnrs, 1135 wnrs, 113 SW, inc. Sea the Stars (The Derby, Gr.1), Golden Horn, Mikki Street, Ouija Board, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Australia, Laurens, Consensus, Authentic Paddy, Shuka, Serious Attitude, The Black Princess, Beautiful Romance, Sensible Princess, Obidos, One Man Band, Western Hymn, Belle de Crecy, Trumpet Major, The Miniver Rose, Masar, Power O'Hata, etc.


1st dam

MARMALITRE, by Wolverton. 5 wins from 1300m to 2400m, A$93,850, South Australian Oaks, Gr.1, SAJC Laelia S.H., VATC Stubby H., Nepean H. Half-sister to COUTET (dam of ALLEZ SUEZ), SPACECRAFT. Dam of ten foals, eight to race, six winners, inc:-

FELENIC (f. by Cape Cross). 2 wins. See below.

Pavan (f. by Centaine). 2 wins at 1900m, 2d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, Australasian Oaks, Gr.1, Waikato RC CKL Surveys H., 3d Cambridge JC Windsor Park Stud H. Dam of-

Let Loushe (Black Minnaloushe). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$205,865, MVRC CBUS H., MRC Ark Regal H., Rogilla H., MVRC Legends After the Last H., 2d VRC Century S., L.

Yours. 8 wins from 1600m to 2200m, NZ$101,576, Waverley Cup, CJC Winning Edge Presentations H., 2d Waverley Cup, 4th New Zealand Cup, Gr.3.

Sovereign Rose. 4 wins from 1600m to 2100m, Hawkes Bay Stella Artois Mile.

Bogart. 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, S$277,838, Singapore TC Hello Poland S., Class 3 H., Initiation P., Novice S., Class 4 H.

Ours. 2 wins at 2100m, 3200m to 2017-18, 2d Wanganui JC Alsco Amateur Riders H.

Tonnere. Winner at 1200m, 3d Wanganui JC Konami H.

Almaviva. Unraced. Dam of-

ATACAMA (Pentire). 7 wins from 1400m to 1800m, NZ$154,320, A$91,500, Matamata Cup, L, VRC James Boag's Premium S., L, ARC The Oaks Stud H., Hawkes Bay Stella Artois H., Waikato RC Ray Eriksen's 70th Birthday H., 2d Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2, 3d Counties Cup, Gr.3, ARC Westbury Classic, Gr.3.

Beaumarchais (Savabeel). 2 wins at 1400m in 2016-17, 2d Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, 4th New Zealand Derby, Gr.1.

La Casona. Winner at 1200m in 2016-17, 2d Matamata RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H.

Mr. Platinum (c. by Maroof). 3 wins from 1500m to 1900m, STC Inghams Love'em H., Corporate Membership H., 2d STC De Bortoli Wines Sacred Hill H.

Our Success (f. by Success Express). 2 wins at 1500m, 1600m, Avondale JC Frank Sing Improvers H. Dam of-

Tis - Barry's Guest (Mac.). 2 wins at 1400m, 1500m in Macau.

Jungfrau Peak (c. by Zabeel). 3 wins from 2050m to 3200m, 3d Moonee Valley Hurdle.

Now a Lord (c. by Lord Ballina). 2 wins at 2000m, 2400m in South Africa.

Floridene (f. by Star Way). Unplaced. Dam of-

Secret Development. 12 wins from 1500m to 1800m in Macau.

Ziggy. 2 wins at 1050m, 1300m in Macau.

Bentley. Winner at 1300m.

Megonya (f. by Gold and Ivory). Unraced. Dam of-

Whitecollar Junkie - Zen (Sing.). 3 wins at 1600m, 1700m in NZ and Malaysia, Counties RC Tuakau Tavern H.

Miss Kaela. Winner at 1400m.

Corrib Lea. Winner at 1000m in Aust.


2nd dam

TIFFANY ROSE, by Sovereign Edition. Unplaced. Half-sister to MUN LEE, Secrecy, War Cry (dam of DANCING DAZE, FULL NOISE, GENERAL BOOTH). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

MARMALITRE (Wolverton). 5 wins. See above.

COUTET (Nuage d'Or). 6 wins from 1600m to 2600m, Southland RC Invercargill Gold Cup, Gr.3, CJC Les Didham H., Avon City Ford H., Channel 2 Family Day Welter H., Fergies Cantabrian Tavern H., 4th CJC Great Autumn S.H., L. Dam of-

ALLEZ SUEZ (Canny Lad). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$614,850, AJC Epsom H., Gr.1, Matador Bullbars H., 2d Newcastle JC Cameron H., L, 3d STC Tulloch S., Gr.2, AJC Show County H., L.

SPACECRAFT (Star Way). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$214,925, Kilmore Cup, L, VRC Debonair S., L, 2d QTC Weller Hotels H., L, 3d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Autumn Classic S., L, VRC Criterion H., L.


Race Record:

2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, CJC Warstep S., L, 2d CJC Christchurch Casino Southern Summer Challenge.


Produce Record: Dam of three named foals, all raced.

2009 g. Unicorn Express, by Lucky Unicorn. Placed at 3, 3d Singapore TC Initiation P.

2011 g. Mr Whitaker, by Darci Brahma. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, Singapore TC Class 4 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Class 4 H.-4 times, Maple Leaf Cup, Kranji D S.-twice, 3d Singapore TC Initiation P., Kranji D S.

2012 f. Queens Jubilee, by Darci Brahma. Raced once.

2013 f. by Keeper.

2015 f. by High Chaparral.


Missed in 2007, 2008, 2014; slipped in 2010.

Served by Darci Brahma.