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Sword Of Light

Sire: New Approach

Dam: Joyeuse

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 24th, 2013

Country: Australia


Owners

Hesket Bloodstock (Mgr: D J Moodie & A Hardwick)


Career Record: 28-5-2-4

  • Prizemoney
    $654,250.00
  • Wins
    17.9 %
  • Place
    21.4 %

Horse Description:


Pedigree

 

 SWORD OF LIGHT (AUS)

 

Chestnut fillyFoaled in 2013

SireGalileoSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
NEW APPROACH (IRE) Urban SeaMiswaki
2005Park ExpressAhonooraLorenzaccio
  MatcherMatch
DamKing's BestKingmamboMr. Prospector
JOYEUSE (AUS) AllegrettaLombard
2004Razor BladeBlazing SwordMarscay
  CoalitionPre Emptive Strike

NEW APPROACH (IRE) (Chestnut 2005-Stud 2009). 8 wins-5 at 2, The Derby, Gr.1. Sire of 504 rnrs, 307 wnrs, 30 SW, inc. Dawn Approach (Curragh National S., Gr.1), Potemkin, Elliptique, Sultanina, Talent, May's Dream, Beautiful Romance, New Predator, Connecticut, Messi, Nearly Caught, Herald the Dawn, Libertarian, Gamblin' Guru, Sword of Light, Ceisteach, Cap O'Rushes, Montsegur, Newfangled, Tha'ir, Glamorous Approach, Charlevoix, Parish Boy, etc.

 

1st dam

Joyeuse, by King's Best. 5 wins to 1400m, A$228,390, MRC Flying Spur Cup H., Starcraft P., MVRC Anzac Appeal H., Members Equity Bank P., Timbercorp H., 3d AJC James HB Carr S., L, MRC Sony Foundation H., MVRC Gorski Truck & Trailer Engineering H. Half-sister to FLAMBERGE, SUNBURNT LAND, DURENDAL, CURTANA. Dam of three named foals, all raced, two winners, inc:-

SWORD OF LIGHT (f. by New Approach). 3 wins. See below.

Sword of Justice (g. by Medaglia d'Oro). 3 wins to 1400m, A$106,760, to 2016-17, MRC Thebigscreencompany.com H., 2d MRC Yellowglen H., 3d VRC National Jockeys Trust H.

 

2nd dam

RAZOR BLADE, by Blazing Sword. 8 wins to 1500m, A$271,526, Qld Tatt's RC Winter S., Gr.3, AJC Nivison H., L, BTC Diamond Stud S., L, STC Bed of Roses H., AJC Red Jester H., STC Comely Girl H., Pukekohe H., 2d VATC Arborea H., 3d VATC Tristarc S., Gr.3, MVRC Great Western S., L, STC Miranda H., 4th VRC Great Western H., L. Half-sister to COUNTRY LODGE. Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

FLAMBERGE (Exceed and Excel). 11 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$1,777,780, to 2015-16, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, ATC Sebring S., Gr.3, VRC Standish H., Gr.3, MRC Heath S., Gr.3, SAJC Durbridge S., L, VRC Living Legends H., MVRC Programmed Property Services 2YO H., MRC East Malvern Community Bank H., 2d MRC Rubiton S., Gr.2, MVRC Ian McEwen S., Gr.2, VRC MSS Security S., L, MVRC Ascend Sales Trophies P., 3d MRC Kevin Heffernan S., Gr.3, VRC Bob Hoysted H., L, MRC Sportingbet H., Arthur Gauci H., MVRC Chandler Macleod Premium H., 4th VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, ATC Maurice McCarten S., Gr.3, VRC Dilmah Earl Grey S., L, Kensington S., L.

SUNBURNT LAND (Scenic). 8 wins from 1100m to 1700m, A$379,000, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, VRC Straight Six H., L, MRC Hussonet Cup, Grange H., 2d MRC Magari H., 3d VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1, Seppelt Salinger S., Gr.2, Scalzo Food Industries H.

DURENDAL (Medaglia d'Oro). 7 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$536,800, to 2015-16, VRC Standish H., Gr.3, Western Health Foundation H., MRC Canaccord Genuity H., PFD Food Services H., Ballarat TC Isuzu H., 2d WATC Summer Scorcher, L, Miss Andretti S., L, Scenic Blast S., L, Ballarat TC Thomas Jewellers Eureka Stockade, 3d VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2, BRC Queensland Day P., L, MRC Bill Collins H., MVRC 1print H., 4th MRC Kevin Heffernan S., Gr.3, VRC Straight Six H., L.

CURTANA (Exceed and Excel). 6 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$652,600, VRC Gucci Red Roses S., L, Straight Six H., L, MRC Moorabbin Steel P., Peter Briede H., Swettenham Stud 2YO H., Congratulations Luke Nolen 2YO H., 2d VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, VRC Streets Ice Cream S., L, 3d SAJC WH Wylie H., L, 4th VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1, Gilgai S., Gr.2, MVRC William Crockett S., L. Producer.

Joyeuse (King's Best). 5 wins. See above.

Tempered. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$90,090, in 2015-16, MRC Polytrack H., 3d MRC Mypunter.com H., M&D Dillon Construction H., Vale Jim Moloney P.

 

3rd dam

COALITION, by Pre Emptive Strike. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, VATC Sturt H., Katandra H., Amalgamation H., 2d VATC Elsternwick H. Half-sister to HONOUR CODE, Tootsie Roll (dam of DOUBTFUL JACK). Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

RAZOR BLADE (Blazing Sword). 8 wins. See above.

COUNTRY LODGE (Grand Lodge). 2 wins at 1400m, A$306,100, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, Beachside H., 2d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, Sky Channel H., MRC Deakin H., Jim Conway H., Alan Currie H., 3d VRC Chubb S., L, Hilton Nicholas H., 4th MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, VRC Let's Elope S., L. Producer.

Country Skies. 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Panoramic Skies. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

SATURDAY SKIES (Any Given Saturday). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$227,901, to 2015-16, WATC JC Roberts S., L, Westspeed 2YO P., Vinnies & Rotary Partnership 2YO H., 2d WATC Magic Millions Perth 3YO Trophy, L, G'Day WA 2YO H., Westspeed Nursery H.-twice, WAROA Racing Awards H., Celebrate Australia Day H., 3d WATC TJ Smith Trophy, L, Westspeed 3YO H., Tabtouch Your Industry for Your TAB H.

 

Race Record: 15 Starts 3-2-2 A$284,000.

3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1600m, A$284,000, to 2016-17, MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3, Buyaracehorse.com.au H., 2d Bendigo Guineas, L, MRC Brian Reckas 2YO H., 3d MRC Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.2, VRC Mrs Mac's Family Bakery Sprint, 4th VRC Hilton S, L.