BANCHEE
Oratorio - Miss Jessie Jay (Spectacularphantom)

A brilliant and precious 2YO perfomer, the Group 1 winner of the Diamond Stakes and the Group 2 Matamata Breeders Stakes. She was crowned the Champion 2YO of New Zealand in 2009/10. Her dam, Miss Jessie Jay, was a multiple black-type winner and the dam of Filly of the Year and dual Group 1 winner Katie Lee. She is due to have her first foal by English Derby winner and boom young sire New Approach.

Banchee

 

 BANCHEE

 

Bay mareFoaled in 2007

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
ORATORIO (IRE) RazyanaHis Majesty
2002MahrahVaguely NobleVienna
  MontageAlydar
DamSpectacularphantomSpectacular BidBold Bidder
MISS JESSIE JAY ImanativeNative Dancer
1996Miss DistinctionBletchencoreBletchingly
  Estella DawnHasty Cloud

ORATORIO (IRE) (2002). 6 wins-4 at 2, Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1. Sire of 1057 rnrs, 639 wnrs, 49 SW, inc. Rave - Military Attack (H.K.), etc. Sire of the dams of SW Dolce Strega, Megera, Siobhan, Viren's Army, SP Bumbasina, City of Stars, Persian Princess, South Machine and of Hunni, Go Daddy Go, Mutawatheb, Alfieri, Mortree, Francisca, Indy Jacob, Bishnoi, Bombay Night, Shamatorio, Molteni, etc.

 

1st dam

MISS JESSIE JAY, by Spectacularphantom. 9 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$153,425, Egmont RC Fayette Park S., Gr.3, Levin S.H., L, CJC Warstep S., L, Woodville-Pahiatua Cup, Cambridge JC Deputy Governor Trophy, Manawatu RC CB Norwood 3YO H., Ashhurst Pohangina Cup, Wanganui JC Prince Ferdinand H., 2d Egmont RC Fayette Park S., Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Smith Timber H., 3d Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, WRC Thompson H., Gr.3, Manawatu Breeders' S., L, Taranaki RC Atlanta Golf H., 4th Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L. 2009-10 NZ Broodmare of the Year. Half-sister to GEE I JANE, Miss Katella (dam of SAN BERNARDINO). Dam of five named foals, four to race, all winners, inc:-

KATIE LEE (f. by Pins). Champion 3YO in NZ in 2009-10. 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, NZ$1,106,675, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Traderacks S., Gr.3, Waikato RC James & Annie Sarten Memorial S., L, Esker Lodge 2YO H., 2d ARC Royal S., Gr.2, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, Counties Challenge S., L, Waikato RC Star Way S., L, ARC One Cool Cat 2YO H., 3d Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3, WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.3, Whangarei RC Spring P. Dam of-

Legramor. Winner at 1200m in 2016-17, 2d Whangarei RC Kensington Tavern H.

BANCHEE (f. by Oratorio). 6 wins. See below.

Eclair Fantastic (g. by Spectatorial). 5 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$94,240, HK$138,000, M$771,500 in Aust. and Macau, MRC Harrolds Fashion P., SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Macau Yuletide H., SAJC Super Saturday May H., Urban Pacific H., 2d Macau Spring Trophy, L, Beijing H., 3d Macau Jockey Club 20th Anniversary Cup, Macau Bright Star H., 4th Hong Kong Macau Trophy, L.

My Spec - Ka Ka's Prosperity (H.K.) (g. by Spectatorial). Winner at 1100m in NZ, 2d HKJC Link H., 3d HKJC HKU Architecture Alumni H., Tai Mong Tsai H.

 

2nd dam

MISS DISTINCTION, by Bletchencore. Winner at 1200m. Half-sister to Mia Malagra (dam of HAMPTON'S CHOICE). Dam of 13 named foals, 12 to race, 11 winners, inc:-

GEE I JANE (Jahafil). Champion sprinter/miler in NZ in 2005-06. 6 wins at 1200m, NZ$272,500, A$564,550, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, BTC Cup, Gr.1, Avondale JC Concorde H., Gr.2, MVRC Children's Charity Sprint H., ARC Winstone Gypsum H., 2d QTC Stradbroke H., Gr.1, ARC Railway H., Gr.1-3 times, Qld Tatt's RC Winter S., Gr.2, ARC King's P., Gr.3, 3d Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, ARC King's P., Gr.3, SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3, Clarence River JC Ramornie H., L, Hawkes Bay Waste Management NZ H., 4th SAJC Swettenham Stud S., Gr.1. Producer.

MISS JESSIE JAY (Spectacularphantom). 9 wins. See above.

The Silence Sir. 9 wins from 1600m to 2000m, NZ$146,225, A$14,950, North Canterbury Cup, ARC Sharp H., CJC Kingmaker at Greenacres H., Kurow Cup, BTC Mal Meninga H., Waikato RC Bream Bay Farm Stay H., 2d Hororata Gold Cup, ARC Fruit World H., 3d CJC Curraghmore Stud H., Coupland's Bakeries Prelude, Otago RC Dunedin Casino H., Avondale JC Jon Mudgway Memorial H., WRC Melbourne Racing Club H.

Chateau d'Yquem. 2 wins at 1400m, A$75,713, MRC Toltrice H., Indian Summer H., 2d MVRC Moreton Hire H. Producer.

Everest. Winner at 1400m in 2016-17, HKJC Port Shelter H., 2d HKJC Tamar H., Revlon H., Iris H., Guia Hill H., 3d HKJC Lukfook Gold Charisma Collection H.

Miss Krisdel. 2 wins at 1200m, 1350m, 2d WRC Gibson Sheat Lawyers H., 3d ARC Stella Artois H., Manawatu RC NRM H., Te Aroha JC Dunstan Horse Feeds H. Dam of-

Spectacular Vision (Mastercraftsman). 2 wins at 2000m, 2400m, A$109,650, MRC Thebigscreencompany.com H., 2d Western Australian Oaks, Gr.3, 3d MRC Schweppes H., Polytrack H.

Miss Katella. Winner at 1100m. Dam of-

SAN BERNARDINO (Gold Mine). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, NZ$218,375, CJC Stewards' S., Gr.3, Welcome S., L, Rotorua RC Lion Red P., L, Waikato RC Star Way S., L, 2d Matamata RC Slipper S., L, Wanganui JC Ford 2YO S., 3d Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Matamata RC Reid & Harrison H., 4th CJC Pegasus S., L, WRC Wellesley S., L.

 

Race Record:

Champion 2YO in NZ in 2009-10. 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$433,225, A$10,000, ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, ARC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance 3YO Mile, Cambridge Stud Yearling Draft 3YO H., 2d ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, Eclipse S., Gr.3, 3d ARC Karaka Million, L, Hallmark Stud H., 4th Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2.

 

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

2013 f. Siren Call, by New Approach. Raced once.

2014 g. by O'Reilly.

2015 f. Gremlin, by Savabeel. Unraced.

2016 f. by Savabeel.

 

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