Weapon Of Choice

Weapon Of Choice

Sire: Redoute's Choice

Dam: Razor Blade

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Oct 29th, 2015

Country: Australia


Contract Racing & Breeding Pty Ltd (Mgr: D J Moodie)

Career Record: 6-1-0-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    16.7 %
  • Place
    16.7 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2015

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
1996Shantha's ChoiceCanny LadBletchingly
  Dancing ShowNijinsky
DamBlazing SwordMarscayBiscay
RAZOR BLADE (AUS) Royal PlateLunchtime
1994CoalitionPre Emptive StrikeBlushing Groom
  Regal FantasySir Tristram

REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 5 wins-2 at 2, MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire 3 times Sire of 1383 rnrs, 1040 wnrs, 162 SW, inc. Miss Finland (STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Lankan Rupee, Melito, Master of Design, Redoute's Dancer, Stratum, Samantha Miss, Majmu, Fashions Afield, Musir, Nadeem, Mustaaqeem, God's Own, The Autumn Sun, Lotteria, Wylie Hall, Gallica, King's Rose, Snitzel, Bonaria, Anamato, Galaxy Star, etc.


1st 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 ten foals, all raced, eight winners, inc:-

FLAMBERGE (g. by Exceed and Excel). 11 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$1,851,580, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, VRC Standish H., Gr.3, ATC Sebring S., 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-twice, 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 Arthur Gauci H., Sportingbet H., MVRC Chandler Macleod Premium H., 4th VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, SAJC Goodwood S., Gr.1, ATC Maurice McCarten S., Gr.3, VRC Dilmah Earl Grey S., L, Kensington S., L-twice.

SUNBURNT LAND (g. by 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 (g. by Medaglia d'Oro). 8 wins to 1400m, A$891,300, to 2018-19, VRC Standish H., Gr.3, WATC Colonel Reeves S., Gr.3, VRC Western Health Foundation H., MRC PFD Food Services H., Canaccord Genuity H., Ballarat TC Isuzu H., 2d Northam RC Northam S., Gr.3, WATC Summer Scorcher, L, Miss Andretti S., L, Scenic Blast S., L, HG Bolton Sprint H., L, Beaufine S., L, RS Crawford S., L-twice, Ballarat TC Thomas Jewellers Eureka Stockade, 3d WATC Winterbottom S., Gr.1, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2, WATC Roma Cup, Gr.3-twice, Colonel Reeves S., Gr.3, BRC Queensland Day P., L, MRC Bill Collins H., MVRC 1print H., 4th MRC Kevin Heffernan S., Gr.3, WATC Prince of Wales S., Gr.3, VRC Straight Six H., L, Northam S., L.

CURTANA (f. by Exceed and Excel). 6 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$652,600, VRC Red Roses S., L, Straight Six H., L, MRC Peter Briede H., Swettenham Stud 2YO H., Moorabbin Steel P., 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. Dam of-

Dame Eleanor. 3 wins to 1450m, R218,700, to 2017-18, Turffontein Book for July Day in Jozi S., Eqstra Fleet Management H., 3d Turffontein Tabonline.co.za H.

Cutlass. Winner at 1400m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Joyeuse (f. by King's Best). 5 wins to 1400m, A$228,390, MVRC Anzac Appeal H., MRC Flying Spur Cup H., Starcraft P., MVRC Members Equity Bank P., Timbercorp H., 3d AJC James HB Carr S., L, MRC Sony Foundation H., MVRC Gorski Truck & Trailer Engineering H. Dam of-

SWORD OF LIGHT (New Approach). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$654,250, to 2017-18, VRC Let's Elope S., Gr.2, MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3, Vobis Gold Reef, Buyaracehorse.com.au H., 2d Bendigo Guineas, L, MRC Brian Reckas 2YO H., 3d MRC Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.2, Bendigo JC Golden Mile, L, VRC Mrs Mac's Family Bakery Sprint, MRC VOBIS Gold Mile, 4th VRC Hilton S, L.

Sword of Justice. 6 wins to 1400m, A$197,560, to 2017-18, MRC Thebigscreencompany.com H., 2d MRC Yellowglen H., SCTC Noosa Cup, BRC Wilpak Wholesale Meats H., 3d VRC National Jockeys Trust H., BRC Sprite H.

Kaiken. Winner at 1200m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Tempered (g. by Hard Spun). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$91,350, MRC Polytrack H., 3d MRC Mypunter.com H., M&D Dillon Construction H., Vale Jim Moloney P.

Weapon of Choice (g. by Redoute's Choice). Winner. See below.

Dancing Blade (g. by Spectrum). Winner at 1100m in Aust.


2nd dam

COALITION, by Pre Emptive Strike. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, VATC Katandra H., Sturt 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., 3d VRC Chubb S., L, 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). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$278,986, to 2017-18, WATC JC Roberts S., L, Vinnies & Rotary Partnership 2YO H., 2d WATC Magic Millions Perth 3YO Trophy, RL, 3d WATC TJ Smith Trophy, L.


Race Record: 4 Starts 1-0-1 A$30,190.

Winner at 1600m in 2018-19 in Aust.