She's Magical


Sire: Gio Ponti

Dam: Illusionary

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Aug 28th, 2013


M Balding, R Balding, A Carney, R Coleman, Kevin Dawes, Mick Dawes, M Hancock, D Hancock, c haycock, d jenson, M Marando, R Marando, F Spagnolo, F Spagnolo

Career Record: 20-3-1-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    15.0 %
  • Place
    10.0 %





Bay fillyFoaled in 2013

SireTale of the CatStorm CatStorm Bird
GIO PONTI (USA) YarnMr. Prospector
2005Chipeta SpringsAlydarRaise a Native
  Salt SpringSalt Marsh
DamHussonetMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
ILLUSIONARY (AUS) SacahuistaRaja Baba
2006IllusionalRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
  Lodore MagicKingdom Bay

GIO PONTI (USA) (Bay 2005-Stud U.S.A. 2012, Aust. 2012). Champion Older Male in USA in 2009 & Champion Turf Male in USA in 2009 & 2010. 12 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 11f, Belmont Manhattan H., Gr.1, Man o' War S., Gr.1-twice, Keeneland Turf Mile S., Gr.1-twice, Santa Anita Frank E Kilroe Mile H., Gr.1, Arlington Million S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Fisher Pond and SW Bon Jovi Girl. Sire of SP Pirellone, Ganges, Truly Ponti and of Planchart, Drefong, Genis, Italian Charm, Lou, Prime Power, Virgen Morena, Cape Pound, American Heaven, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 2YOs and inc SP Pearl Congenial and of the placegetters Gio Ponti's Legacy, Ridgway, etc.


1st dam

ILLUSIONARY, by Hussonet. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, MRC Shizu 2YO H., 2d MRC Ahern's at Highways H., 3d VRC Hilton Nicholas 2YO H. Half-sister to CHASE THE RAINBOW, MS FUNOVITS. Dam of four named foals, two to race, inc:-

Invisible (g. by All American). Winner at 2, ATC TAB Ipad App 2YO P.

Mortal Sin (f. by All American). Placed at 3 in 2015-16 in Aust.


2nd dam

ILLUSIONAL, by Redoute's Choice. Winner at 1200m, 2d AJC Dual Quest 2YO P., 3d AJC 2UE P. Half-sister to SONIC QUEST. Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

CHASE THE RAINBOW (Dash for Cash). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$439,638, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, MRC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.3, National Jockeys' Celebration Day H., Seymour RC Centrebet Vase H., 2d VRC Henry Bucks S., L, 3d MRC John Dillon S., L, 4th VRC Chester Manifold S., L.

MS FUNOVITS (Reset). 2 wins at 2, A$389,750, WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.2, VRC Better Beyond 2YO P.

You Rock. 3 wins from 1300m to 1800m, A$111,295, to 2014-15, VRC Swisse Wellness Trophy H., MRC Sportius International Events P., 3d SAJC Medallion Homes H.

Illusionary. 2 wins. See above.

Rainbow Queen. 2 wins at 1450m, 1600m, 3d MRC Ahern's at Highways After the Last H.


3rd dam

LODORE MAGIC, by Kingdom Bay. Joint Head of The 1995-96 2YO Free H. 4 wins at 2, NZ$163,475, A$18,000, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, WRC Magic Millions Classic S., L, Manawatu RC Sandhaven Stables 2YO H., 2d STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2. Sister to MORGAN BAY, half-sister to Morgan Glory (dam of BELMONT CAT). Dam of 8 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

SONIC QUEST (Quest for Fame). 6 wins from 1200m to 1700m, A$367,250, MVRC Crystal Mile H., Gr.2, MRC Barton S., L, VRC Shaftesbury Avenue H., MRC Jayco H., Rollo Roylance H., 2d MRC Perri Cutten Classic, 3d MRC Heroic H., 4th MVRC Australia S., Gr.1.

Lodore Falls. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$82,063, MVRC Members Equity Bank P., Ready Workforce H., 4th MVRC St Albans S., L. Dam of-

Groomed for Glory. 2 wins at 1200m in 2014-15, SCTC Wimmers Premium Soft Drink H.

The States. 2 wins at 1200m in 2015-16 in Aust.

Magic Quest. 4 wins at 1300m, 1600m, A$123,300, AJC Bernbrook H., Paddock H., Sandley H., 2d AJC Vocon Pacific P., 3d AJC Corrida H.

Copperfieldschoice. Winner at 1200m, 2d TRC Boag's Draught H.

Illusional. Winner. See above.

Sleight of Hand. Placed at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

Rampage (All American). Winner at 2, A$89,000, in 2015-16, MVRC John Paraskevas 2YO P., 3d ATC Inglis Nursery, L.

Hadfa. Raced twice. Dam of-

Zigurat. 5 wins from 1250m to 1900m, 2d BRC Sky Racing H., Drumbeats at Lyndhurst Stud P., 3d BRC Bundaberg Rum P.


4th dam

MORGAN PAGE, by Balmerino. 4 wins at 1200m, Timaru RC Robinsons Auto Dismantlers H., 2d CJC Anthony Runacres & Associates H., Gimcrack H., 3d CJC Canterbury Jockey Club Classics Trial H., 4th CJC Canterbury Breeders' S.H., L. Half-sister to Sandeeno. Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

LODORE MAGIC (Kingdom Bay). 4 wins. See above.

MORGAN BAY (Kingdom Bay). 10 wins at 1200m, NZ$95,290, CJC Stewards' S.H., Gr.3, Halswell Tavern H., 2d CJC Great Easter S.H., L.

Morgan Glory (Justice Prevails). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, WRC Trax Bar and Cafe 3YO S., 2d Otago Breeders' S., L, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, CJC Racecourse Hotel 2YO S., 3d Dunedin Guineas, L, 4th CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, Gore Guineas, L, Ashburton RC Inglewood S., L. Dam of-

BELMONT CAT (Felix the Cat). 4 wins from 1200m to 2000m, Santa Anita Santa Ana H., Gr.2, CJC Warstep S., L, Hollywood Allowance, 2d Otago RC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance S., L. Producer.


5th dam

TAKE COURAGE, by Darnley. Placed in NZ. Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

Sandeeno (King's Palace). 4 wins from 1200m to 2200m, Otago RC Second Visitors H., Noble Car H., 3d WRC Parliamentary H., L.


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