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 1665 rnrs, 1120 wnrs, 112 SW, inc. Sea the Stars (The Derby, Gr.1), Golden Horn, Mikki Street, Ouija Board, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Australia, Consensus, Shuka, Serious Attitude, Laurens, The Black Princess, Beautiful Romance, Obidos, One Man Band, Western Hymn, Belle de Crecy, Trumpet Major, The Miniver Rose, Masar, Al Jazi, Most Beautiful, Table Bay, Banzari, 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.

Maay Hhah. Placed in Saudi Arabia. Dam of-

Arabi. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m to 2017-18 in Saudi Arabia.


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 in GB, Ireland, France and U.S.A, Laurel International S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix d'Ispahan, 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. 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, 2d Leopardstown Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial S., Gr.2, 3d Saint-Cloud Criterium International, Gr.1. 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.

Grooms Affection. 2 wins at 1?m, Sandown SBJ Group H.

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. Sire.

Motivated Sreva. 3 wins from 1m to 9f in U.S.A. Dam of-

News Pending (Harlan's Holiday). Winner at 2, 2d Gulfstream Park Fountain of Youth S., Gr.2.

Little Mo (Uncle Mo). Winner at 2, 3d Gulfstream Park Kitten's Joy S., L.

Rosalie Road. Unraced. Dam of-

OFFERING PLAN (Spring at Last). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8?f, US$417,300, to 2017, Belmont English Channel S., L, 3d Belmont Poker S., Gr.3, Pilgrim S., Gr.3.

My Tru Luv. Winner at 5?f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Trupon On (Ponche). 2 wins at 6f, 2d Monmouth Crank it Up S., L. Producer.

Innateness. Winner at 6?f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Walts Wharf (Wharf). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 5?f to 1m, US$308,596, Santa Anita Allowance, 2d Bay Meadows Carmel H., L, 3d Santa Anita Harold C Ramser Sr H., L. Producer.

Top That. Raced once. Dam of-

Kathy's Humor (Justenuffhumor). 4 wins at 7f, 1m, US$255,832, Belmont Allowance-twice, 2d Aqueduct New York Stallion Series S. (2yof), L, 3d Aqueduct Bay Ridge 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, one to race.

2012 g. Garfunkel, by Excellent Art. 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m to 2016-17, CJC Avon City Ford Wuhan Jockey Club H.

2014 c. Remington, by Darci Brahma. Unraced.

2015 f. by Alamosa.

2016 f. by Darci Brahma.


Missed in 2013.

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