Cape Cross - Shopping Spree (Sadler's Wells)

A winner of four races and also black-type placed, by a successful sire worldwide Cape Cross (Green Desert). A young mare with only foal born, a colt by Excellent Art, and believed in foal to Pentire for the 2013 season.





Bay mareFoaled in 2004

SireGreen DesertDanzigNorthern Dancer
CAPE CROSS (IRE) Foreign CourierSir Ivor
1994Park AppealAhonooraLorenzaccio
DamSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
SHOPPING SPREE (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
2000AppreciativelyAffirmedExclusive Native
  A Little AffectionKing Emperor

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

SHOPPING SPREE, by Sadler's Wells. Unraced. Dam of five named foals, four to race, three winners, inc:-

Kudamm (f. by Cape Cross). 4 wins. See below.

Darci Magic (g. by Darci Brahma). 6 wins from 1400m to 1900m, A$265,490, ATC The Last Post H., TAB Quaddie H., Hyland Race Colours H., Illawarra TC Provincial Championship Qualifier, 2d Clarence River JC South Grafton Cup, 3d ATC Alconex Fire H., Rexel H., TAB Rewards P., 4th Scone Cup, L-twice.

Via Veneto (f. by Cape Cross). 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m, Waikato RC Cliff Grice Nostalgia H., 2d Hawkes Bay Agraforum NZ Comcat H., 3d ARC Skycity 3YO H., Radio Sport H., Premiercare Insurance Charity H., 4th Cambridge Breeders' S., Gr.3.

Bond Street (f. by Pentire). Unraced. Dam of-

Asprey (Alamosa). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2017, Singapore TC Kranji D S.-twice, 2d ARC Champagne S., L, Auckland Co-Op Taxis H., Singapore TC Class 4 H., 3d Singapore TC Class 4 H.-3 times, Gingerbread Man S.


2nd dam

APPRECIATIVELY, by Affirmed. Placed in U.S.A. Sister to ZOMAN, three-quarter-sister to Affirmed Ambience (dam of AFFIRMED AND READY), Affection Affirmed (dam of RIVER DEEP, DREAMER), half-sister to LOVE AND AFFECTION (dam of YELLOWSTONE). Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, inc:-

Hot and Spicy. 3 wins at 6f, 6?f in U.S.A. Producer.


3rd dam

A LITTLE AFFECTION, by King Emperor. 7 wins-1 at 2, Meadowlands Miss Prosperity H., L, 2d Aqueduct Petrify H., L. Half-sister to SPANISH WAY, Affirmed Ambience (dam of AFFIRMED AND READY), Affection Affirmed (dam of RIVER DEEP, DREAMER), Affecting (dam of BLACK JACK MACK). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

ZOMAN (Affirmed). Second on The 1991 European 4YO+ Classification (1400m - 1800m). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, ?159,701, 1,519,700fr., US$450,000, Laurel International S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix d'Ispahan, Gr.1, Phoenix International S., Gr.2, Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.2, Scottish Classic S., Gr.3, Longchamp Prix du Rond-Point, Gr.3, 2d Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1, Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.2, Royal Ascot Prince of Wales's S., Gr.2, Sandown Mile S., Gr.2-twice, 3d Premio Roma, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix d'Ispahan, Gr.1, Milan Premio Vittorio di Capua, Gr.1.

LOVE AND AFFECTION (Exclusive Era). 3 wins-2 at 2, Golden Gate Sorority S., L, 2d Saratoga Spinaway S., Gr.1, Laurel Cameo S., L, Santa Anita Pasadena S., L, 3d Santa Anita La Centinela S., L. Dam of-

YELLOWSTONE (Rock of Gibraltar). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1?m, ?147,464, ?69,148, US$5,000, Goodwood Gordon S., Gr.3, York Silver Cup, L, 2d Leopardstown Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial S., Gr.2, York Great Voltigeur S., Gr.2, 3d Saint-Cloud Criterium International, Gr.1, Royal Ascot King Edward VII S., Gr.2, Newbury Totesport Newburgh H., 4th Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1, Newmarket Fred Archer S., L, York Grand Cup, L. Sire.

Londoner (Sky Classic). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 17f, York Castlegate H., Newmarket Strutt & Parker 2YO S., 3d York Glasgow S., L, Epsom Nikon UK S., 4th Goodwood Stardom S., L.

Amore E Baci. Winner at 8?f in U.S.A. Dam of-

ADORE THE GOLD (Formal Gold). 4 wins-3 at 2-from 6f to 8?f, US$239,573, Gulfstream Park Swale S., Gr.2, Delaware Park Dover S., L, Laurel H Steward Mitchell S., L, 4th Gulfstream Park Fountain of Youth S., Gr.2. Sire.

Rosalie Road. Unraced. Dam of-

OFFERING PLAN (Spring at Last). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8?f, US$497,923, to 2018, Belmont Kingston S., L, English Channel S., L, Keeneland Allowance, Saratoga Allowance, 2d Belmont Mohawk S., L, Ashley T Cole S., L, Saratoga West Point S., L, 3d Belmont Poker S., Gr.3, Pilgrim S., Gr.3, Saratoga West Point S., L.

My Affection. Winner at 9f in U.S.A. Dam of-

HAJJI'S HONOR (Honour and Glory). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 5?f to 8?f, Bay Meadows San Mateo S., L, 2d Bay Meadows Juvenile S., L.


Race Record:

4 wins at 1300m, 1600m, 2d Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L.


Produce Record: Dam of two named foals, both winners.

2012 g. Garfunkel, by Excellent Art. 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m to 2017-18, CJC Avon City Ford Wuhan Jockey Club H.

2014 g. Remington, by Darci Brahma. Winner at 1200m in 2017-18, 2d Manawatu RC Lawnmaster H.

2015 f. by Alamosa.

2016 f. by Darci Brahma.

2017 c. by Reliable Man.


Missed in 2013; not served in 2017.