Arabella Ekcels

Arabella Ekcels

Sire: Ekraar

Dam: Ghemashah

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Filly

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Sep 8th, 2015

Country: New Zealand





Foaled 8th September 2015

SireRed RansomRobertoHail to Reason
EKRAAR (USA) ArabiaDamascus
1997SacahuistaRaja BabaBold Ruler
  Nalees Flying FlagHoist the Flag
GHEMASHAH (AUS) Cotehele HouseMy Swanee
  Celebrity FlightLuskin Star

EKRAAR (USA) (Bay 1997-Stud 2004). 8 wins-1 at 2, Milan Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1. Leading NZ Sire (AEI) 2011-12. Sire of 398 rnrs, 206 wnrs, inc. SW Shez Sinsational (Hawkes Bay Spring Classic, Gr.1), Habibi, Ekstreme, Rising Romance, Eclair Samba, Extra Explosive, Exceptionally, Solapur, Vivid Vixen, SP Gesemi, Angegreen, Carlotta, Clapton - Almighty Windpower (H.K.), Magico Marco - Power Drifter (H.K.), Six Star, Meursault, Bedetti, etc.


1st dam

GHEMASHAH, by Danewin. Unraced. Sister to Lord Danelee - Gemini (Sing.). This is her tenth foal. Dam of six foals to race, five winners, inc:-

TWILIGHT SAVINGS (f. by Secret Savings). 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$374,575, A$2,250, Hawkes Bay Traderacks S., Gr.3, CJC Champagne S., L, Rotorua RC Lion Red P., L, Avondale JC New Zealand Bloodstock 2YO Fillies S., Hawkes Bay New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance H., 2d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile, Gr.2, Manawatu Challenge S., Gr.3, 3d New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Railway S., Gr.1, Hawkes Bay PGG Wrightson East Coast H., 4th Counties Challenge S., L.

Mr Ginger (g. by Mr. Nancho). 5 wins at 1200m, 1300m, NZ$4,950, HK$3,864,825 in NZ and HK, HKJC Jaffe H., Stadium Path H., Kwangtung Cup, Jockey Club Road H., 2d HKJC Bordeaux H., Village H., 3d HKJC Pyramid Hill H., Let Me Fight H., Indian Ocean H., Broom H.-twice, Roger Dubuis Excellent H., Dianthus H., Jardine H.

Shez Ektraordinary (f. by Ekraar). 3 wins from 2200m to 3400m, A$90,420, to 2017-18, 2d Ipswich TC Channel 7 P., 3d Ipswich TC Sky Racing P.

Lady Rich (f. by El Moxie). Winner at 2 in Aust.

Cash to Burn (f. by Secret Savings). Winner at 1000m in Aust.


2nd dam

AMALEE, by Bletchingly. Winner at 1000m, SAJC Rancho Ruler H., 2d SAJC Anonyme H., Darren Smith H., AWA Wagering System H. Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

Lord Danelee - Gemini (Sing.) (Danewin). 5 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$63,400, 4,070Rgt., S$215,883, AJC FC Griffiths P., Singapore TC Class 2 H., Class 3 H., Class 4 H., Graduation H., 2d VRC Talindert S., L, Crown's Riverside Festival H., Singapore TC Benchmark 97 H., Class 3 H., Progressive H., Graduation H., 3d AJC Nafda Best of the Best H., Singapore TC Class 3 H., Kranji C S.-twice.

Conquest of Arms. 5 wins from 1500m to 1800m, SAJC AWU Jack Wright Memorial H., ATA SA Branch H., 2d SAJC Bailie's Saddlery H., 3d SAJC Chrysler Jeep Dodge H., Schweppes Tonic H., Allan Scott Park Morphettville H.

King Cash. 10 wins to 1300m, A$109,890, 2d Townsville TC Cleveland Bay H.

Sauood. 2 wins at 1150m, 1200m in Aust.

Custom Design. Winner at 2 in Aust.


3rd dam

CELEBRITY FLIGHT, by Luskin Star. Winner at 2, STC Desirable H., 3d AJC Melodrama H. Three-quarter-sister to News, half-sister to JEWEL FLIGHT (dam of DIAMOND SHOWER), Coronet Flight, Palace Lane. Dam of 4 named foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

Amalee. Winner. See above.


4th dam

DREAM FLIGHT, by Pipe of Peace. Placed in Aust. Sister to VICTORY ROLL, three-quarter-sister to Victory Piper (dam of HARTSHILL), Peace Flight (dam of ELEAZAR), half-sister to Sweet Victory (dam of PAR AVION). Dam of 9 named foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

JEWEL FLIGHT (Baguette). Joint third top filly on The 1977-78 Aust. 2YO Free H. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$76,680, AJC Reginald Allen H., L, 2d AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, 3d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Dam of-

DIAMOND SHOWER (Zephyr Zip). Second top filly on The 1986-87 Australasian 3YO Classification (2000m+). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 2500m, A$500,950, VRC Oaks, Gr.1, AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Expressway S., Gr.2, Apollo S., Gr.2, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, AJC Silver Shadow S., Gr.3, 2d AJC Flight S., Gr.1, Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, 3d STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, Magic Night S., Gr.3. Dam of-

DOUBLE YOUR BET (Palace Music). 7 wins to 1500m, A$243,480, STC Theo Marks H., Gr.2, AJC Rosedale Ridge H., Penfolds Club Port Welter H., 2d STC Civic H., L, 3d AJC Apollo S., Gr.2, Light Fingers S., Gr.3, STC Missile S., Gr.3, AJC Hall Mark S., L. Dam of-

LE DESTINA (Waajib). 9 wins-3 at 2-from 1400m to 2500m, A$372,485, SAJC Carlton Draught S., Gr.3, VRC RSL H., AJC Strathfield Car Radios 2YO H., 2d Gosford Guineas, L.

EXCHEQUER (Marauding). 7 wins from 1000m to 2000m, A$181,030, WATC Strickland S., Gr.3, Welcome Knight Welter H., Genting Place H., 2d WATC York S., L.

Better Succeed. 3 wins at 1200m, STC Canterbury League Club H., 3d STC Rydges Parramatta H. Dam of-

CHEVAL DE TROY (Zabeel). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, NZ$106,000, A$36,000, HK$1,192,000 in NZ and HK, ARC New Zealand Derby Trial S., L, 3d STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1. Sire.

Treble Your Bet. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Dublin Me Bet. Unraced. Dam of-

FULD'S BET (I Am Invincible). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$209,600, WATC Gimcrack S., L, 2d WATC Belgravia S., L.

DIAMOND DANE (Danehill). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$561,650, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway H., Gr.3, 2d QTC Stradbroke H., Gr.1, AJC Warwick S., Gr.2, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2. Sire.

Crown Jewels. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, STC Model Farm H. Dam of-

Transit of Venus. Unraced. Dam of-

JACKPOT PRINCE (Casino Prince). 4 wins from 1700m to 2200m, A$108,075, in 2016-17, WATC Belmont Classic, L, 3d WATC Aquanita S., L.

Diamond Prelude. Placed, 2d AJC Sky 1017 H. Dam of-

DIAMOND CASHEL (Sir Tristram). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, BOP RC TRAC Sports Bar Rotorua H., WRC Molly Malones Super Series H., 4th Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2. Dam of-

ROYAL ASSCHER (Stravinsky). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$436,850, MVRC Red Anchor S., Gr.3, MRC William Crockett S., L, 2d MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, 3d SAJC Yallambee Classic, Gr.2. Producer.

Too Many Diamonds. Unraced. Dam of-

RUUD NOT TOO (Bernardini). 5 wins from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$183,490, to 2016-17, ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, Rising Stars Championship Final, Withers & Co H., Waikato RC Te Rapa New World H., 2d ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, 3d ARC Pukekohe Dental H.

OUR CASHEL (Sir Tristram). Winner at 2, A$88,000, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, 3d VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, 4th STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2.

Palace Lane (Sostenuto). 6 wins-5 at 2-to 1400m, AJC Wentworth H., 2YO H., 2d QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2.

Coronet Flight (Crowned Prince). 3 wins at 2, AJC Maltine H., 3d STC Magic Night H., Gr.3, AJC Keith Mackay H., L. Dam of-

Tiara Wind. Winner at 2000m, AJC Managers H. Dam of-

Red Marya. Unraced. Dam of-

TRIPLE HAPPY (Bletchley Park). 9 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 1,503,709Rgt. in Malaysia, Penang TC Astro Wah Lai Toi Sprint Trophy, L, Pesta Pulau Pinang Cup, L.

Queen's Flight. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Princess Taylah. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1350m, SAJC Curtin Food 2YO H., 4th SAJC Dequetteville S., L. Dam of-

NEAREST TO PIN (Golden Lake). 8 wins to 1400m, A$365,140, VRC All Victorian Sprint Final H., L, 3d MRC Bletchingly S., Gr.3.

Perfect Dream. Winner at 1200m, STC Marrickville H., 4th AJC Reginald Allen H., L. Dam of-

Shining Flight. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Belle Banne. 5 wins to 1400m, A$121,255, SAJC Limitless H., VATC Hyderabad Race Club H. Dam of-

MISS TERRAIN (Spartacus). Winner at 2, MRC Merson Cooper S., L. Producer.