Popova


Popova

Sire: Rock 'n' Pop

Dam: Geminov

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Sep 11th, 2014

Country: New Zealand


Pedigree

 

 BAY FILLY (NZ)

 

Foaled 11th September 2014

SireFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
ROCK 'N' POP (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2008PopsySir TristramSir Ivor
  BeksIn the Purple
DamUstinovSeeking the GoldMr. Prospector
GEMINOV (NZ) Let's ElopeNassipour
2006Gem of GemsPeintre CelebreNureyev
  Gem's BoxKaapstad

ROCK 'N' POP (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2013). Head of the 2011-12 NZ 3YO Free H. 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m, NZ$458,175, A$6,000, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Karaka Mile, RL, 2d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Lilakyn. Out of SW Popsy. Sire of Refresh, The Macallan, The Mayor and of the placegetters Battleborn, Boomtown Rat, Go Dixie, Katie Perrie, Rocky High, Van Halen, Veuve Clicquot, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.

 

1st dam

GEMINOV, by Ustinov. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Half-sister to PRECIOUS GEM, Happy Money. This is her first foal.

 

2nd dam

GEM OF GEMS, by Peintre Celebre. Unraced. Dam of 6 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

PRECIOUS GEM (Econsul). 8 wins from 1000m to 1700m, A$660,400, SAJC Robert Sangster Classic, Gr.1, MRC Anniversary Vase, L, VRC Tab.com.au Trophy H., Building Engineering Trophy H., MVRC John Paraskevas H., Pancake Parlour H., 2d VRC Let's Elope S., Gr.2, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, MRC (Mornington) Hareeba S., L, VRC Tab.com.au Trophy H., 3d MRC Hockingstuart H., Sportingbet Maxidiv H., 4th MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2.

Happy Money (Econsul). 8 wins to 1200m, S$493,927, Singapore TC RDA Cup, Singapore Airlines Airbus 380 S., Kranji B S., Benchmark 83 H., Class 3 H., Class 4 H., Kranji D S., 2d Singapore TC Stewards' Cup, L, Kranji C S., Benchmark 67 H., 3d Singapore TC Open H.

Ustodothat. 2 wins at 1300m, 1600m in Aust.

Geminov. Winner. See above.

 

3rd dam

GEM'S BOX, by Kaapstad. Winner at 1200m, 2d ARC Coca-Cola H., Funtime Foods H., Moritz H., 3d ARC Dilmah Tea Classic H., Avondale JC Vegie World H., Manawatu RC Trackside Video H. Three-quarter-sister to CAPESTAD, Gliding Light, Platinum Blond (dam of ENTIRELY PLATINUM, FOXY BLONDE), half-sister to ALYNDA (dam of ALINSKY, ALTRISTA, ZALINDA), Sealed Bid, Jewel Box (dam of ASH BLOND), Good News (dam of HIT THE ROOF, WAR ENDS), Matrimonial (dam of BIGAMY). Dam of 4 foals, 2 to race, inc:-

Smart Gem. 6 wins from 1100m to 2050m in Aust.

 

4th dam

BETTY BOX, by Northfields. Winner at 2, Doncaster Lonsdale S. Sister to Engagement (dam of IVORY'S IRISH, FRESNO CANYON), Life at Last (dam of FULL AT LAST), Field Day (dam of DARWEESH), half-sister to Less Ice, Barron Fey (dam of (BIG) BARRON). Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

ALYNDA (Nassau). Joint second top filly on The 1985-86 NZ 2YO Free H. 9 wins-4 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, NZ$185,190, A$14,000, ARC Railway H., Gr.1, North Canterbury RC Inglewood S., L, Counties RC Clearwood Stud H., Nutri-Metrics International S., Chase Corporation Classic, Rotorua RC Hobb Jewellers Sapphire Trophy, Waikato RC Kind Regards Sprint H., Hamilton Chamber of Commerce H., 2d STC Magic Night S., Gr.3, 3d Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, Avondale JC Concorde H., Gr.2, ACT RC Black Opal S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Sprint H., L. Dam of-

ALINSKY (Stravinsky). Joint second colt on The 2003-04 NZ 2YO Free H. 4 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, CJC Debut Juvenile S., HKJC Lantau Peak H., 2d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3.

CAPESTAD (Kaapstad). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$48,875, A$230,660, VRC Moomba P., L, 2d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3.

ALTRISTA (Sir Tristram). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1150m to 2400m, NZ$128,825, A$132,350, SCTC Corbould Park Anniversary Cup, L, 3d Wellington Cup, Gr.1. Producer.

ZALINDA (Zabeel). Joint third top filly on The 1996-97 NZ 2YO Free H. 5 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$23,850, A$84,560, ARC Welcome S., L, 2d Qld Tatt's RC Winter S., Gr.3. Dam of-

FAST 'N' FAMOUS (Redoute's Choice). 6 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$447,300, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.3, STC Starlight S., L, Smithfield RSL Club H., 2d AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1. Sire.

Sealed Bid (Grosvenor). Winner at 1400m, 2d VRC Debonair S., L. Sire.

News Box. 6 wins to 1200m, 3d AJC Bill Kelso H. Dam of-

Spirit of Grace. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, AJC Brighton H., STC Konami H. Dam of-

TURFFONTEIN (Johannesburg). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$1,271,250, MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1, Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, 2d VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, VRC Seppelt Salinger S., Gr.2, AJC South Pacific Classic, Gr.3, MRC Moonga S., Gr.3, 3d BTC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1, STC Hobartville S., Gr.2, Run to the Rose H., Gr.3. Sire.

Lady Gracious. 2 wins at 1200m, 1250m, AJC Randwickprincess.com H., STC De Bortoli Wines H. Dam of-

AFFABLE (Husson). 2 wins at 2, A$95,175, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, 2d MRC Routley's 2YO H.

Graces Spirit. Unplaced. Dam of-

VERGARA (Snippetson). 8 wins from 1200m to 1900m, A$530,095, ATC Epona S., Gr.3, Wyong RC Mona Lisa S., L, ATC Schweppes H., 3d ATC Civic S., L.

Jewel Box. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

ASH BLOND (Mighty Avalanche). Joint third top filly on The 1994-95 NZ 2YO Free H. 6 wins-4 at 2-to 1350m, ARC Welcome S., L, 3d Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2. Producer.

Gemscay. 3 wins to 1500m in Aust. Dam of-

PENNY GEM (Pentire). 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m, NZ$231,050, A$36,500, WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, Counties Cup, Gr.2, ARC Clarins H., BOP RC TRAC Sports Rotorua 3YO H., 2d ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, BOP RC Ultimate Motor Group Ford 3YO S., 3d Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, 4th Egmont RC Fayette Park S., Gr.3. Producer.

FAIRYGEM (Viscount). 5 wins from 1800m to 2400m, A$234,511, AJC Australia Day Cup, L, 3d Mornington Cup, L. Producer.

Platinum Blond. Winner at 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

ENTIRELY PLATINUM (Pentire). 6 wins from 1400m to 1900m, A$594,910, ATC Sky High S., Gr.3, 2d MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1, Memsie S., Gr.1, 3d VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.1.

FOXY BLONDE (Volksraad). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$81,925, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, James Hazlett S.H., L, ARC Pinto H., 4th Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2. Producer.

Trinket Box. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-

ANALYST (Deputy Governor). 12 wins from 1000m to 1800m in Macau, Macau Derby, L, Macau Cup, L.

Just Diamonds. Winner at 2 in NZ. Dam of-

SIR NATE (Nadeem). 2 wins at 2 in 2017-18, WRC Wellesley S., L.

Good News. Raced twice. Dam of-

HIT THE ROOF (Maroof). Joint second on The 2000-01 Australasian 3YO Classification (long). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 2500m, A$1,047,700, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, VRC NW Magazine H., Hilton Nicholas H., 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, VATC Norman Robinson S., Gr.2, 3d VATC CF Orr S., Gr.1, 4th MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2.

WAR ENDS (Redoute's Choice). 10 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$388,388, Murray Bridge Gold Cup, L, BRC Rohrig Construction H.

Matrimonial. Unraced. Dam of-

BIGAMY (Double Century). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, AJC Carbine Club S., L, 3d City Tatt's RC Lightning H., L.

Matrimony. Unraced. Dam of-

ONE MAN OUT (Just a Dancer). 6 wins from 1500m to 2400m, NZ$6,300, A$168,548, AJC Warwick Farm Spring Cup, L, 3d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Cup, Gr.3.