Sire: Rubick

Colour: Bay

Dam: Braided

Sex: Colt

Age: 5

Foaled: Aug 29, 2016

Country: Australia

Owners: Final Furlong Thoroughbreds, G T Condon, M & R Services Pty Ltd, B J Phillips, S V Mutsaers, T Elder, Mrs J Alsemgeest, N J Coyle, L A Reichelt, S Denadic & R Dipierdomenico

27: 3 - 6 - 1
Wins: 11.1%
Place: 25.9%




Foaled 29th August 2016

SireEncosta de LagoFairy KingNorthern Dancer
RUBICK (AUS) Shoal CreekStar Way
2011Sliding CubeRock of GibraltarDanehill
  Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
DamElusive QualityGone WestMr. Prospector
BRAIDED (AUS) Touch of GreatnessHero's Honor
2009Wild OrchidGiant's CausewayStorm Cat
  SohaDancing Brave

RUBICK (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2015). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$379,500, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, ATC TAB Iphone App 2YO P., 3d ATC Challenge S., Gr.2, 4th MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Out of SW Sliding Cube (AJC San Domenico S., Gr.3), a three-quarter sister to SW Redoute’s Choice and SW Platinum Scissors, a half-sister to SW Manhattan Rain and SW Echoes of Heaven. His oldest progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

BRAIDED, by Elusive Quality. Placed in Aust. Half-sister to WILD ASH. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

WILD ORCHID, by Giant's Causeway. Unraced. Half-sister to GOLD ACADEMY. Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

WILD ASH (Dylan Thomas). 4 wins from 1800m to 2600m, R492,875, Turffontein Spook Express H., L, Sun Chariot H., Premier Hotels H., 2d Greyville Gold Vase, Gr.2, Turffontein Book a Table H., 3d Vaal Book a Table at Our Next Raceday H.

De Lago Bloom. Winner at 2, BRC Queensland T-Shirt Company 2YO H., 2d BRC Magnitude 2YO P. Dam of-

Mac's Mettle. 2 wins at 1350m, 1700m to 2016-17 in Aust.

Bloomerang. Winner at 1800m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Happy is King. Winner at 1050m in Macau.

Braided. See above.


3rd dam

SOHA, by Dancing Brave. Placed in GB. Half-sister to Cafe de France (dam of TAGANO TEIO). Dam of 9 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

GOLD ACADEMY (Royal Academy). 2 wins at 1m, 9f, £127,137, S$18,110, York Strensall S., L, 2d Newmarket Feilden S., L, Doncaster Mitsubishi Diamond Vision S., Epsom Tokyo Trophy, Nikon UK S., 3d Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1, Goodwood Vintage S., Gr.3, Chester Huxley S., L, Singapore TC Class 3 H., Benchmark 81 H., 4th Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1, Goodwood Select S., Gr.3.

Consulate. 6 wins from 13f to 20¾f, Leopardstown Newton H.

Tara Gold. 2 wins at 9f, 10¼f, Epsom Roughwood Mill House S., Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Newbury Tote Quick Pick Fillies' H., 3d Goodwood Soelnt 2YO S. Dam of-

Timoca. 3 wins at 10¾f, 2m, 2d Down Royal Ulster Oaks, Leopardstown Foxrock S.

Tarrsille. 2 wins at 6f, 2d Curragh Excellence in Equine Nutrition H.

La Commune. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m to 2017 in Germany.

Without Friends. 8 wins-3 at 2-from 5f to 1m in GB.

Sky Bird. Unraced. Dam of-

Miss Boops. Winner at 2, Doncaster 2YO Fillies S.

Free Spirit. Unraced. Dam of-

Arkholme. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8¼f, Ascot Sony S., Haydock Freephone Stanley 2YO S.


4th dam

PARIS ROYAL, by Mill Reef. Joint third top filly on The 1984 Italian 3YO Free H. 5 wins from 1700m to 2200m, Oaks d'Italia, Gr.1, Milan Premio Mario Locatelli, L, Premio Alberto Zanoletti di Rozzano, L, Premio Baggio, L, 3d Rome Premio Lydia Tesio, Gr.1. Half-sister to NORTHERN TREASURE, ETOILE DE PARIS (dam of ONLY ROYALE), Rue Royale, Polestar (dam of SOCIAL RETIREE, AURORAL), Marseillaise (dam of REGAL ARCHIVE). Dam of 3 foals, 2 to race, inc:-

Royal Theatre. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1½m, Curragh Crotanstown H.

Cafe de France. Unraced. Dam of-

TAGANO TEIO (Sunday Silence). 2 wins at 2, 75,373,000¥, Tokyo Sports Hai Sansai S., L, 2d Sapporo Sansai S., L, Nakayama Asahi Hai Sansai S., L.

Tagano Tarquin. Winner at 2 in Japan. Dam of-

Tagano Glamorous. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1500m to 1800m, 83,342,000¥, Kyoto Kinugasa Tokubetsu, Sapporo Sapporo Centennial H., 2d Kyoto Doncaster S., Hanshin Sannomiya Tokubetsu, Yuzuki Tokubetsu, Kokura Shiranui Tokubetsu, 3d Kokura Saikai Sho. Dam of-

TAGANO GRANDPA (King Kamehameha). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 141,844,000¥, Chukyo Chunichi Sports Sho Falcon S., Gr.3, 2d Hanshin Arlington Cup, Gr.3, 3d Niigata Saint Lite Kinen, Gr.2, Kyoto Nikkan Sports Sho Shinzan Kinen, Gr.3, 4th Tokyo Yushun, Gr.1, Kyoto Kikuka Sho, Gr.1.


5th dam

PLACE D'ETOILE, by Kythnos. 2 wins at 9f, 1¼m, Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.2. Half-sister to IRVINE. Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

PARIS ROYAL (Mill Reef). 5 wins. See above.

NORTHERN TREASURE (Northfields). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 1½m, Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Patriotic S., L, 2d Naas Birdcatcher Nursery H., L, Navan Irish Chorus S., L, 3d Irish Derby, Gr.1, Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1, Curragh Madrid Free H., L, Marble Hill S., L. Sire.

ETOILE DE PARIS (Crowned Prince). 2 wins at 6f, 7f, Curragh Athasi S., Gr.3, Carna Fillies S., L, 2d Curragh April Fillies' S., L, 3d Royal Ascot Jersey S., Gr.3, Salisbury One Thousand Guineas Trial S., Gr.3, Newmarket Duchess of Montrose H., L. Dam of-

ONLY ROYALE (Caerleon). 9 wins from 1600m to 2400m, £267,206, 440,000fr., US$40,000, 107,000,000L., Yorkshire Oaks, Gr.1-twice, Newmarket Jockey Club S., Gr.2, Longchamp Prix Foy, Gr.3, Milan Premio Giovanni Falck, L, 2d Epsom Coronation Cup, Gr.1, Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.2, Ayr Scottish Classic S., Gr.3, Leicester Mercury S., L, 3d Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1, 4th Milan Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1. Dam of-

Caster Sugar. 4 wins from 1m to 11f, Goodwood Subscribe to Racing UK H. Dam of-

BARLEYSUGAR (Kyllachy). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 9f to 2017 in GB and U.S.A, Del Mar Sandy Blue H., L, 3d Santa Anita Autumn Miss S., Gr.3.

Royal Successor. Raced twice. Dam of-

PRINCE OF PENZANCE (Pentire). 7 wins from 1300m to 3200m, A$4,459,190, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, Moonee Valley Cup, Gr.2, MRC Mornington Cup Prelude, L, VRC Flemington Green Fields H., MVRC Sportingbet Best Tote Plus H., 2d Moonee Valley Cup, Gr.2, SAJC RA Lee S., Gr.3, VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.3, Roy Higgins H., L, 3d MRC Zipping Classic, Gr.2, 4th MRC Herbert Power S., Gr.2, Mornington Cup, L.

Ahorita. Unraced. Dam of-

Endrita. Raced twice. Dam of-

PIZZAZZ (Bertolini). 6 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$40,250, HK$3,741,750, Waikato RC Shaw's Wire Ropes Sprint H., L, HKJC Cannon H.

Bluebell Dancer. Unraced. Dam of-

TOREZAL (Danzatore). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$167,710, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, Gr.3, City S.H., L, 2d SAJC West End Draught SA S., Gr.3, Classic Mile, L.

Chanson de Paris. Unraced. Dam of-

BRANDON PRINCE (Shernazar). 10 wins from 1½m to 21f, York Silver Cup, L, Ascot Gordon Carter H.

Rue Royale (Northfields). 2 wins at 1m, 3d Leopardstown Cornelscourt S., L. Producer.

Polestar. Winner at 1½m, Newmarket Duchess S. Dam of-

SOCIAL RETIREE (Cormorant). 11 wins, US$535,900, Saratoga Gallant Man S., Gr.3, Aqueduct Kingston S., L, 2d Gulfstream Park Breeders' Cup H., Gr.2, 3d Pimlico Early Times Dixie H., Gr.3.

AURORAL (Cormorant). 12 wins from 8½f to 9½f, US$233,276, Hialeah PR Smith S., L-twice, 2d Hialeah Royal Palm H., Gr.3.

Etoile Grise. Placed in GB. Dam of-

Alsiba. Winner at 1¾m, Sandown HWFA Williams H. Dam of-

Dashiba (Dashing Blade). 2 wins at 9f, 1¼m, Goodwood Britannia Rescue H., 2d Salisbury Upavon S., L. Dam of-

BARSHIBA (Barathea). 7 wins from 1m to 1½m, £336,530, €14,275, Haydock Lancashire Oaks, Gr.2-twice, Ascot Buckhounds S., L, Newmarket Severals S., L, Aphrodite S., L, Royal Ascot Sandringham H., L, 2d Ascot Summer Mile, Gr.2, 3d Royal Ascot Hardwicke S., Gr.2, Newmarket Dahlia S., Gr.3-twice. Dam of-

ARABIAN QUEEN (Dubawi). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 5f to 10½f, £720,941, York International S., Gr.1, Newmarket Duchess of Cambridge S., Gr.2, Epsom Princess Elizabeth S., Gr.3, 2d Newmarket Dahlia S., Gr.2, 3d Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.1, Yarmouth John Musker S., L.

DOCTOR DASH (Dr Fong). Winner at 2, Salisbury Stonehenge S., L, 2d Newbury Crocker Bulteel 2YO S.

Saraday. Placed in GB. Dam of-

OSCAR SCHINDLER (Royal Academy). Top of The 1996 International 4YO+ Classification (Extended). Champion Older Horse in Ireland in 1996. Champion Older Male Stayer in Ireland in 1997. 5 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 1¾m, £454,739, Irish St Leger, Gr.1-twice, Royal Ascot Hardwicke S., Gr.2, Chester Ormonde S., Gr.3, 2d Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.2, Leopardstown Two Thousand Guineas Trial, L, 3d Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Irish St Leger, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Royal Oak, Gr.1, Curragh Royal Whip S., Gr.3, 4th Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1. Sire.

Lady Redford. Raced twice. Dam of-

TIGER ROYAL (Royal Academy). Champion Older Male Sprinter in Ireland in 2002. 5 wins to 6f, £40,615, €163,045, Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.3, Fifa World Cup S., L, 2d Leopardstown Knockaire S., L, 3d Curragh Waterford Testimonial S., L.

Again Royale. Unraced. Dam of-

SACRED ASPECT (Haatef). 2 wins at 2, Tipperary S., L, Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms 2YO S. Producer.

Cradle Brief. Unraced. Dam of-

SIR XAAR (Xaar). 4 wins-3 at 2-at 6f, 7f, Ripon Champion 2YO Trophy, L, 2d Newbury Mill Reef S., Gr.2.

Marseillaise. Unraced. Dam of-

REGAL ARCHIVE (Fairy King). 4 wins from 1400m to 1800m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Daphnis, Gr.3, Kempton Heron S., L, Stark S., Sandown Tudor Conditions S. Sire.

Share This