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Gulch, 84 b Royal Strait Flush, 81 b
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Avani Chestnut Mare; Feb 03, 1998
By GULCH (1984). Champion sprinter in U.S., Stakes winner of $3,095,521, Breeders’ Cup Sprint [G1], etc. Among the leading sires in U.S., sire of 18 crops of racing age, 1049 foals, 864 starters, 70 stakes winners, 1 champion, 584 winners of 2058 races and earning $79,654,973 USA, including Thunder Gulch (Champion in U.S., $2,915,086, Kentucky Derby [G1], etc.), Nayef (Hwt. in England and United Arab Emirates, $3,594,157 USA, Juddmonte International S. [G1], etc.), Eagle Cafe ($4,227,985 USA, Japan Cup Dirt, etc.). Sire of dams of 47 stakes winners, including Refuse To Bend (IRE), Latice (IRE), Strong Blood, Yukino Sun Royal, Media Puzzle, Lawman, Siren Lure, Elaborate, Baroness Thatcher, My Pal Lana, Reserve Your Heart, Crime Scene, Reenact, Celtic Sky, Postponed.
1st dam ROYAL STRAIT FLUSH, by Seattle Slew. Unraced. Sister to LANDALUCE. Dam of 13 foals, 9 to race, 7
winners– JADE FLUSH (f. by Jade Hunter). 8 wins, 2 to 4, $481,518, Rare Perfume H. [G2], 2nd Spinster S.
[G1], Louisville Budweiser Breeders’ Cup H. [G2], Molly Pitcher H. [G2], Sabin H. [G3], 3rd
Bonnie Miss S. [G2], Rampart H. [G2]. Dam of– MEGANTIC (c. by Theatrical (IRE)). 7 wins, 3 to 6, $295,700, Battlefield S. (MTH, $36,000), 3rd
Pan American H. [G2] (GP, $22,000), John Henry S. (MED, $6,000). Jade Queen (f. by Giant’s Causeway). 3 wins at 3, $293,232, 2nd Fairway Flyer S. [L] (BEL,
$15,300), Fairy Garden S. -R (AQU, $14,020), 3rd Flower Bowl Invitational S. [G1] (BEL, $60,000), Garden City Breeders’ Cup S. [G1] (BEL, $25,000), Glens Falls H. [G3] (SAR, $10,890), etc.
TENGA (f. by Mr. Prospector). Winner at 2 in FR , $69,523 (USA), Prix de la Vallee d’Auge, 2nd Prix du Cercle. Dam of–
STARTAC (c. by Theatrical (IRE)). 5 wins, 2 to 4 in NA , $703,718 (USA), Secretariat S. [G1], Belmont Breeders’ Cup H. [G2] (BEL, $125,160), Generous S. [G3], Turf Paradise Derby [L] (TUP, $60,000), 2nd El Camino Real Derby [G3], etc.
Tenga Cat (c. by Storm Cat). 2 wins at 4, $112,178, 2nd Joe Hernandez S. [L] (SA, $15,370), 3rd San Simeon H. [G3] (SA, $13,488).
ROYAL DANZIG (c. by Danzig). 3 wins at 3 and 4 in NA and FR , $49,046 (USA), Livonia S. -R (DET, $16,575). Sire.
Stydahar (c. by Theatrical (IRE)). 4 wins, 2 to 4 in FR and NA , $101,875 (USA), 3rd Prix Noailles [G2]. Sire.
Danzig Lass (f. by Danzig). Winner in 1 start at 2 in IRE, $10,476 (USA). Dam of– =TARRY FLYNN (IRE) (g. by =Kenmare (FR)). 7 wins, 3 to 7 in IRE, $247,259 (USA), Coolmore Stud Home of Champions Concorde S. [G3], 2nd Aon MacDonagh Boland S. [G3],
Castlemartin and La Louviere Studs Gladness S. [G3], Knockaire S., Amethyst S., etc. Ozena (f. by Strawberry Road (AUS)). Winner at 3, $73,840. Garboni (g. by Theatrical (IRE)). 4 wins at 3 and 4 in IRE, $27,449 (USA). Royal Herat (f. by Herat). Unraced. Dam of–
CHITKA (f. by Jade Hunter). 7 wins, 3 to 5, $203,612, Lady Mannequin S. (TDN, $21,000), 2nd Ellis Park Breeders’ Cup H. [L] (ELP, $21,360). Producer.
HOUSEOFROYALHEARTS (c. by Chester House). 3 wins at 2 and 3, $77,460, Restoration S. (MTH, $36,000).
Royal Affirmed (c. by Affirmed). 7 wins, 3 to 6, $291,684, 2nd Elkwood S. (MTH, $11,400), 3rd Red Bank H. [G3] (MTH, $16,500).
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Avani Chestnut Mare; Feb 03, 1998
Heartbuster (f. by Housebuster). 3 wins at 2 and 3, $46,715, 2nd Masao Moriya S. [L] (CRC, $10,000).
Nueva (f. by Jade Hunter). Unraced. Dam of– Royal Cheer (f. by Royal Anthem). Winner at 3, $70,245, 2nd Montclair S. (GG, $8,000),
Chandler S. (TUP, $8,000), 3rd Viejas Casino H. [L] (DMR, $10,855). Avani (f. by Gulch). See below.
2nd dam STRIP POKER, by Bold Bidder. Placed in 2 starts at 2. Half-sister to *PRINCE ROYAL II ($266,172
(USA), Champion 3-year-old in Italy, Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, etc., sire), =Pedrocchi (2nd
Criterium di Roma, etc.). Dam of 5 winners– LANDALUCE (f. by Seattle Slew). 5 wins in 5 starts at 2, $372,365, Champion 2-year-old filly in U.S.,
Oak Leaf S.-G1, Del Mar Debutante S.-G2, Hollywood Lassie S.-G2, Anoakia S.-G3. CLOUT (c. by *Indian Chief II). 14 wins, 2 to 7, $318,100, Edgemere H.-G3-ecr, 1 1/16 miles in 1:40.00, Henry P. Russell H., 2nd Edgemere H.-G3, Longfellow H.-G3, Brighton Beach H.-G3, Choice H., 3rd Lexington H.-G2, Bernard Baruch H.-G3, etc. Set ncr at Belmont Park, 1 1/16
miles in 1:40.00. Set ncr at Belmont Park, 1 mile in 1:34.00. Sire. In Tissar (c. by Roberto). Winner at 2 and 3 in FR , $34,091 (USA), 3rd Prix de Conde-G3. Sire. Our Bidder (f. by *Indian Chief II). 5 wins at 2 and 3, $14,276. Dam of–
Last Card (f. by Full Out). Placed at 3 in ENG. Dam of– Pleasure Card (f. by Lil Fappi). 4 wins at 3 and 4, $61,510. Dam of–
BALDOMERA (f. by Doneraile Court). 7 wins, 2 to 5, $313,390, Ruthless S. [L] (AQU, $47,925), Polly’s Jet S. (DEL, $31,920), 2nd Valley Stream S. [G3] (AQU, $22,440), House Party S. (AQU, $13,450), 3rd Cicada S. [G3] (AQU, $10,910), etc.
One More Card (f. by Conquistador Cielo). 4 wins at 3, $28,472. Dam of– One More Storm (g. by Storm Center). 5 wins, 2 to 6, $89,830, 3rd West Virginia Lottery
Breeders’ Classic S. -R (CT, $8,100). Cuevas (c. by Caro (IRE)). Winner at 4 in NA , placed at 3 in ENG, $26,024 (USA). Sire. Prince Fabuleux (c. by *Le Fabuleux). Placed at 3. Royal Strait Flush (f. by Seattle Slew). See above.
3rd dam *PANGE, by =King’s Bench (GB). 2 wins at 2 in ENG. Half-sister to =STEROPE (Cambridgeshire H.
twice, etc.). Dam of 4 winners– *PRINCE ROYAL II (c. by *Ribot). 7 wins in 12 starts, 2 to 3 in ITY and FR , $266,172 (USA),
Champion 3-year-old in Italy, Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, Premio Besana, Premio Naviglio, Gran
Premio di Milano, 3rd Gran Criterium. Sire. =Pedrocchi (c. by =Persian Gulf (GB)). 11 wins, 2 to 6 in ITY, 2nd Criterium di Roma, Premio Divino
Amore. Sensibility (f. by Hail to Reason). Winner at 3 in IRE, placed at 3 in FR , $5,669 (USA). Dam of–
LAKE CHAMPLAIN (IRE) (f. by Kings Lake). 6 wins, 3 to 5 in IRE and NA , $245,462 (USA), Cardinal H. [L] (CD, $37,440), Taylor Made S., 2nd Goffs Irish One Thousand Guineas [G1], Pretty Polly S. [G2], Brownstown Matron S. [G3], etc. Dam of–
SARANAC LAKE (f. by Smart Strike). 4 wins at 2 and 4 in IRE and NA , $125,326 (USA), Irish National Stud Debutante S. [G3]. Producer.
ALASHIR (f. by Alysheba). 2 wins in 4 starts at 3 in PER, Premio Dos de Mayo. Producer. Hayizah (f. by Woodman). Placed at 3. Dam of–
=Six Star (NZ) (g. by Ekraar). 2 wins at 3 in NZ , $18,908 (USA), 2nd Dominion Post Wellington S. [G3].
BEYOND THE LAKE (IRE) (g. by Kings Lake). 9 wins, 2 to 7 in IRE and NA , $186,300 (USA), E.B.F. Royal Whip S. [G3], Smurfit Vosacec E.B.F. Hillcot S., Old Connell S., 3rd Bowling Green H. [G2], Ballysax S.
=State Councellor (g. by Royal and Regal). 16 wins, 3 to 7 in IRE and ENG, $34,490 (USA), 2nd Carroll Hurdle Ext. H.
Tree of Knowledge (IRE) (f. by Sassafras (FR)). Winner at 2 in IRE, 2nd Azalea S. Dam of– THEATRICAL (IRE) (c. by Nureyev). 10 wins, 2 to 5 in IRE and NA , placed at 4 in GER, $2,940,036 (USA), Champion grass horse in U.S., Breeders’ Cup Turf S. [G1], Turf
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Avani Chestnut Mare; Feb 03, 1998
Classic S. [G1], Man o’ War S. [G1], Bowling Green H. [G1], Sword Dancer H. [G1], etc.
Among the leading broodmare sires in U.S.. TAIKI BLIZZARD (c. by Seattle Slew). 6 wins, 3 to 6 in JPN, placed at 6 in NA , $5,523,549
(USA), Yasuda Kinen, Sankei Osaka Hai, Keio Hai Spring Cup, 2nd Takarazuka Kinen,
Arima Kinen, etc. Sire. North Of Eden (IRE) (f. by Northfields). Placed at 3 in IRE. Dam of–
PARADISE CREEK (c. by Irish River (FR)). 14 wins in 24 starts, 2 to 5 in NA , placed in 1 start at 5 in JPN, $3,401,416 (USA), Champion grass horse in U.S., Arlington Million S. [G1], Washington, D. C. International S. [G1], Hollywood Derby [G1], Early Times Manhattan S. [G1]-ncr, 1 1/4 miles in 1:57.79, Early Times Turf Classic S. [G2], etc. Sire.
FORBIDDEN APPLE (c. by Pleasant Colony). 8 wins, 3 to 6 in NA , $1,680,640 (USA), Manhattan H. [G1], Kelso H. [G2] twice, Belmont Breeders’ Cup H. [G2], 2nd Breeders’ Cup Mile [G1], Manhattan H. [G1] (BEL, $80,000), etc. Sire.
WILD EVENT (c. by Wild Again). 10 wins, 2 to 6, $937,274, Early Times Turf Classic S. [G1], Arlington H. [G2], W. L. McKnight H. [G2], Keeneland Breeders’ Cup Mile S. [G3], River City H. [G3], etc. Sire.
I’M VERY IRISH (c. by Pleasant Colony). 5 wins, 2 to 5, $196,071, Smoke Screen S. (AP, $22,350), 2nd Forerunner S. [G3], Thistledown Budweiser Breeders’ Cup H. [L] (TDN, $36,380), Ack Ack H. [L] (CD, $23,280), 3rd Jamaica H. [G2]. Sire.
Blue Sage (IRE) (f. by Cure the Blues). Unraced. Dam of– LONG GONE BLUES (f. by Sovereign Dancer). 4 wins, 2 to 4, $109,579, Tropical Park
Oaks (CRC, $21,000), 2nd Office Queen Breeders’ Cup H. (CRC, $9,530), 3rd Miramar S. (CRC, $3,383), Karla’s Enough H. (CRC, $3,014), Noble Royalty S. (CRC, $3,000).
Sense of Rhythm (IRE) (f. by Cure the Blues). Placed at 3 in IRE. Dam of– Forest Concert (IRE) (f. by =Thatching (IRE)). 2 wins at 3 in IRE, $23,249 (USA), 3rd
Beamish Stout S. Producer. =Mayfair Madam (f. by Hello Gorgeous). Unraced in Ireland. Dam of–
=Hello Madam (IRE) (f. by Lomond). Unraced in Ireland. Dam of– =You’llbeinmyheart (IND) (f. by =Pearl of Life (FR)). Placed at 4 in IND, 3rd Mount
Shivalik North India Derby. =Pang (f. by =Prince Chevalier (FR)). Winner at 2 in ENG. Dam of–
=Chucara (VEN) (f. by Brown Rambler). Unraced in Venezuela. Dam of– =BEGICH (VEN) (c. by =Tanius (VEN)). 2 wins at 9 in VEN, Premio Jose Antonio
Paez-Venezuelan Two Thousand Guineas-G1, Premio SOCOPO, 2nd Premio Charles
Rohl, Premio Pedro Emilio Yumar. =Coqueton (VEN) (c. by =White Face). Placed at 7 and 8 in VEN, 2nd Premio Canonero,
Premio Hypocrite, 3rd Premio Ministrio de Agricultura y Cria-Venezuelan St. Leger-G1,
Premio Republica de Venezuela-Venezuelan Derby-G1, Premio Burlesco-G3, etc. =Cuica (VEN) (f. by =White Face). Unraced in Venezuela. Dam of–
=FLECHON (VEN) (c. by Etony). Winner at 3 and 4 in VEN, Premio Pedro Emilio Yumar, Premio Miguel Alfonzo Ravard, 2nd Premio Gaceta Hipica, 3rd Premio Grano de Oro, Premio Romulo Francisco Mendez, etc.
Strip Poker (f. by Bold Bidder). See above. *Spa II (f. by =Saint Crespin III (GB)). Placed at 3 in ITY. Dam of–
Torquemada (c. by Hail to Reason). Winner at 3 in NA , placed at 2 in FR , $22,947 (USA), 2nd Prix de Saint-Firmin, 3rd Baldwin S., Pacifica S. Sire.
Passionist (f. by Buckpasser). 4 wins at 3, $32,117. Dam of– PATRICIA (f. by Assert (IRE)). 4 wins in 6 starts at 3 in ENG and FR , placed in 1 start at 3 in
IRE, $175,333 (USA), Prix de Pomone [G2], Lancashire Oaks [G3], A. F. Budge Park Hill
S. [G3], 2nd Jefferson Smurfit Memorial Irish St. Leger [G1]. Producer. Passionate Cub (f. by Wolf Power (SAF)). 3 wins at 3 and 4, $75,642, 2nd Blue Bonnet S.
-R (PEN, $6,300). Producer. Sham Passion (f. by Sham). 2 wins at 3, $26,584, 2nd Foxy J. G. S.-R. Dam of–
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Avani Chestnut Mare; Feb 03, 1998
TRI’S PASSION (f. by Tri for the Gold). 5 wins at 2 and 3, $109,952, Foxy J. G. S. -R (PHA, $33,240).
Ambler’s Passion (f. by Green Dancer). Winner at 3, $24,398, 2nd John J. Shumaker S. -R (PEN, $6,190).
Silver Pond (f. by Raja Baba). Winner at 2 and 3, $38,280. Dam of– FORT POND (f. by Fortunate Prospect). 5 wins, 2 to 4, $135,769, Prom S. (MED,
$21,000), Blue Sparkler S. (MTH, $21,000), 2nd Thirty Zip H. -R (CRC, $5,190). Grainsup (g. by Bet Big). 9 wins, 2 to 5, $124,978, 3rd Windfields S. -R (PIM, $4,158).
Sexetary (f. by Secretariat). Placed at 2. Dam of– GREEN CEDARS (c. by Nodouble). 8 wins, 3 to 6, $152,430, Americana H. [L], Hallandale
H. (CRC, $12,945), 2nd Weston H. [L] (CRC, $11,180), Thanksgiving Day H. (CRC,
$8,930). Sire. Mentagra (c. by Nodouble). 4 wins at 5 and 6, $108,830, 2nd Laurance Armour H. [G3].
Chocolate Mousse (f. by Crimson Satan). Unraced. Dam of– CHEYENNE NATION (c. by National). 18 wins, 2 to 6, $193,460, Indiana Breeders S.-R, 2nd
Tenacious H., 3rd Hazel Park H. Pirate Pants (f. by *Vaguely Noble). Unraced. Dam of–
=En Jeans (f. by =Blue Diamond II). Unraced in Argentina. Dam of– =LA BLUE JEANS (ARG) (f. by =Dark Brown (BRZ)). 4 wins at 4 and 5 in ARG,
$107,275 (USA), Premio Carlos P. Rodriguez [G2], Premio General Las Heras [G3], Premio Eudoro J. Balsa [G3], Premio Pedro Chapar [G3], 2nd Premio Ocurrencia [G2], etc.
*Panna II (f. by =Jaddo). Unraced. Dam of– SIR SIR (c. by Sir Ivor). 4 wins, 2 to 4, $57,848, City of Miami H., 3rd Florida Derby-G1. Sire. Give Or Get (f. by Boldnesian). 4 wins, 3 to 5, $37,570. Dam of–
DANGER RANGER (c. by Baldski). 15 wins, 2 to 9, $322,737, Roman Brother S. -R (CRC, $30,000), P. R. Smith S. (HIA, $22,760), Caltech H. (CRC, $16,965), Needles S. (CRC, $16,215), 2nd Jackie Wackie H. (CRC, $5,325), etc.
Acquisition (c. by Royal Ski). 16 wins, 4 to 9, $144,454, 2nd Escondido H. Set ncr at Del Mar, 1 mile in 1:34.40.
Inquisition (f. by Royal Ski). 4 wins at 3 and 4, $64,300, 3rd June Darling S., Las Ninas S. Set ntr at Del Mar, 7 furlongs in 1:22.80. Dam of–
STORM ON THE LAKE (f. by Storm Broker). 7 wins, 2 to 6, $142,913, Niagara S. -R (FL, $21,000), 3rd New York Oaks -R (FL, $6,600).
Bump n’ Whine (f. by Mercedes Won). Unraced. Dam of– =Naughty by Nature (JAM) (f. by Prime Rate Powers). 5 wins at 3 and 4 in JAM, $42,997
(USA), Champion 3-year-old filly in Jamaica. Spice On Ice (f. by *Grey Dawn II). Placed at 3. Dam of–
REISAN (f. by Star Choice). Winner at 2 in PER, Premio Iniciacion. Just a Bit Spicy (f. by Majesty’s Prince). Unplaced. Dam of–
B T’s Birthday (f. by Bob’s Ticket). Winner at 3 and 4, 3rd Kansas Oaks (WDS, $3,600). Titian Glace (f. by Candy Spots). Unplaced in 1 start. Dam of–
Life’s Best (f. by Stalwart). 3 wins at 2 and 3, $49,042, 3rd Good Life S. (AKS, $2,956), His Majesty’s Council S. (AKS, $3,017). Producer.
Medium Red (f. by Gun Song). 2 wins at 2, $29,195, 2nd Maryland Futurity-R, Bowie Kindergarten S.-R, Cameo S.-R.
Ensas Party (f. by Shecky Greene). 2 wins at 2, 3rd Clipsetta S. Indefinitely (f. by *Vaguely Noble). Unplaced in 2 starts. Dam of–
=Yankee Dapper (AUS) (g. by =Sir Dapper (AUS)). 11 wins, 3 to 7 in AUS, $25,273 (USA), 2nd D. C. McKay S. [G3].
Definitely Great (f. by Rube the Great). Winner at 3. Dam of– Planetfall (c. by Turn to Mars). 3 wins at 2 and 3, $39,837, 2nd Spokane Futurity-R.
Landalucky (f. by Wing Out). Unraced. Dam of– LUCKY MOLAR (g. by Wheatly Hall). 8 wins, 2 to 8, $537,323, Valedictory H. [L] (WO,
$88,200(CAN)), Seagram Cup S. [L] (WO, $82,125(CAN)), 2nd Quicken Tree S. -R
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Avani Chestnut Mare; Feb 03, 1998
(HOL, $20,000), California Cup Starter H. -R (SA, $10,000), 3rd Tiller S. -R (SA, $9,198),
etc. Reborn (f. by *Ribot). Unplaced. Dam of–
Dancer Ribot (f. by Minshaanshu Amad). Unraced. Dam of– Twin Tower (PER) (f. by Iron). 16 wins, 2 to 8 in NA and PER, $192,349 (USA), 3rd Clasico
Libertador Jose de San Martin. =El Arba (c. by Dormello (ARG)). 14 wins, 3 to 10 in PER, $28,867 (USA), 2nd Premio
Presidente de la Republica [G2], Premio Mariano Ignacio Prado [G2], Premio Miguel Grau Seminario [G2], Premio Alfredo Benavides y Alfredo Benavides Diez Canseco [G2], Premio Estados Unidos de America [G2], etc.
=Green Peace (PER) (f. by Spend One Dolar). 6 wins, 3 to 5 in PER, 3rd Premio Mario Manzur Chamy [G3], Premio Tex Fina.
RACE RECORD for Avani: Unraced.
PRODUCE RECORD for Avani: 2002 Broodmare aborted (bred to Theatrical (IRE)). 2003 Oliver Twisted, g. by Theatrical (IRE). 4 wins at 4 and 6, 2009, $63,917. 2004 Barren (bred to Dixie Union). 2005 Echo Mike, g. by Touch Gold. Winner at 3, placed at 4, 2009, $9,870(USA). 2006 no report received. 2007 Avani Force, f. by Forestry. Unraced. 2008 Unnamed, c. by Indian Charlie. 2009 Broodmare aborted (bred to Henny Hughes).
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