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Tina Turban

Sire: Helmet

Dam: Simply the Best

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 17th, 2014

Country: Australia


Merricks Station (Mgr: B Cooper) & Henty Holdings (Mgr: A Biancacci)

Career Record: 11-2-2-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    18.2 %
  • Place
    27.3 %





Chestnut fillyFoaled in 2014

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
HELMET (AUS) PatronaLomond
2008AccessoriesSingspielIn the Wings
  Anna MatrushkaMill Reef
DamKingdom BayOtehi BayBiscay
SIMPLY THE BEST (NZ) Golden PraiseGolden Plume
  Our ChickPakistan II

HELMET (AUS) (Chestnut 2008-Stud 2012). 6 wins-4 at 2, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1. Leading First Season Sire in Ire. in 2016. Sire of 324 rnrs, 150 wnrs, inc. SW Thunder Snow (Meydan Dubai World Cup, Gr.1), Anda Muchacho, Archives - Lean Ambassador (H.K.), Limestone, Met Spectrum, Eqtiraan, Taamol, SP Crossing the Abbey, Mur Hiba, Malaise, Finniston Farm, Boater, Wingingit, Igitur, Coppergate, Sunquest and of Cheeseandpickle, Metronome, etc.


1st dam

Simply the Best, by Kingdom Bay. 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, ARC NZTBA Famis Juvenile S., 2d Wanganui JC Waikato Stud S., L, 3d ARC Partridge Jewellers H. Half-sister to (SUPER) SHAQUILLE. Dam of eight named foals, five to race, four winners, inc:-

BEST YET TO COME (f. by Econsul). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$106,820, BRC Princess S., L, 2d VRC Prudential P.

Simply Put (f. by Charge Forward). 4 wins to 1300m, A$164,016, MRC Ahern's at Highways After the Last H., Ricoh H., MVRC Legends After the Last H., 2d MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, David Butterworth H., Frank O'Brien H., MVRC Big 6 H., 3d MRC Pin & Win for Epilepsy H., 4th MRC Hyderabad Race Club S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Splash Headline. Winner at 1350m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Foreign Affair (f. by Econsul). 5 wins to 1200m, A$180,127, to 2017-18, MRC Ladbrokes Cash In H., 2d ATC Pro Rata ATC Membership H., MRC Toronado at Swettenham H., Ladbrokes Bet Better H., MVRC Dr Sheahan H., 3d MVRC Dominant Clean H., MRC Tile Importer H., Le Pine Funerals H.

Tina Turban (f. by Helmet). 2 wins. See below.

Break Every Rule (f. by Snitzel). Unraced. Dam of-

Carusmatic. Winner at 2 in 2016-17, SAJC James Boags Premium 2YO P., 3d SAJC Ubet 2YO P.


2nd dam

CHICKERO, by Pevero. 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, ARC Sylvia H., 2d ARC Nathans' Memorial H., 4th Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1. Half-sister to Sailorman, Our Decision (dam of MAJOR DECISION). Dam of 8 foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

(SUPER) SHAQUILLE (Blazing Keel). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, NZ$62,300, A$116,700, Wanganui Guineas, L, MVRC Coca-Cola Amatil H., VATC Freecall 1800 Welter H., South Australian Breeders' P.H., VRC Crown Sprint Welter H., Foxton Trophy S., Counties RC NRM Assett Juvenile S., 2d AJC Carbine Club S., L, Levin RC Ryder S., L, VRC Moomba P., L, VATC GT Donoghue H., 3d ARC Cadbury Slab Juvenile H.

Simply the Best (Kingdom Bay). 3 wins. See above.

Blue Thunder Lady. 5 wins to 1500m, VATC Heatherton H., 2d VRC Rom's Stilletto H., 3d VATC Goleen H.

Jack High. Winner at 2, CJC Michael Pitman H.


3rd dam

OUR CHICK, by Pakistan II. 4 wins to 1400m in NZ. Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Sailorman (Sea Anchor). 10 wins from 1600m to 3900m, Waikato RC FC Johnstone Memorial H., 3d ARC Mitchelson Cup, L.

Our Decision. 2 wins at 1300m in NZ. Dam of-

MAJOR DECISION (Zamazaan). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$72,460, A$86,800, Marton Metric Mile H., L, QTC Qantas Longreach H., L, 2d Marton JC Metric Mile, Gr.3, Clarence River JC Grafton Cup, L, QTC Eagle Farm S., L, 3d Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.2, VRC Grey-Smith S.H., L, HBJC Cup Trial, WRC Summer H., 4th Hawke's Bay Cup, Gr.2, VRC Crown H., Gr.2.

Premiere Prince (Imperial Seal). 7 wins from 1400m to 2200m, Waikato RC New Zealand Wines & Spirits H., WATC Cypher H., Autumn H., 2d Avondale JC New Zealand Herald H., HBJC Harrison Grierson Consultants Sprint, WATC Abernethy H., Sunday Times Welter H., 3d Bunbury Cup, Gr.3, Pinjarra Cup, L, ARC Force Corporation Sprint, WATC Rsl Welter H.

Sailorgirl. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-

Hilarion Lady. 2 wins at 1600m, 2200m, 2d Hawkes Bay Danks Carpet Court H., WRC Hutt Valley Cartage H. Dam of-

EVERSWINDELL (Align). 5 wins from 1300m to 3200m, NZ$374,550, New Zealand Cup, Gr.2, ARC An Egg a Day is OK H., WRC Kosta Serepisos Memorial Cup Trial, Matamata RC Martin Althuizen (Matrix) H., 2d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC City of Auckland Cup, Gr.2, Waikato RC Gasmate S., Gr.2, Hawkes Bay New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance H., 3d Wellington Cup, Gr.1, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, WRC Trentham S., Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Russell's Appliance Warehouse H., Waikato RC James & Annie Sarten Memorial 3YO S., 4th ARC Champagne S., L, Counties RC Jim & John Evans Classic, L. Producer.

Regal Chick. Unraced. Dam of-

Classic Chick - Thunder Court II (Mal.) (Sea Anchor). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Wyong Guineas, AJC Persimmon H., 2d AJC Hadrian H., Mulgoa H., 3d AJC St Leger, Gr.2, WC Wentworth H.


Race Record:

2 wins at 1600m, 1850m in 2017-18 in Aust.