3 year old Brown Filly
Sire: Headwater Dam: Ridiculous
The Headwater is a lovely 3 year old filly who has been broken in and has had a couple of education preparations, she is now leased.
Gregory has inspected the filly at the spelling yards and was impress by her confirmation and movement
The filly is by Headwater, the 2nd Season son of Exceed and Excel the world's best sire of juveniles. Sire of 15 individual G1 winners and one of only 13 stallions to sire 170 Stakes winners. Incredible 2016 crop includes G1 winners Microphone, Bivouac, Exceedance and Standout, plus three million-dollar yearlings in 2020.
Headwater is a young sire that ticks all the boxes!
Pure Speed – He’s bred for Pure Speed being by a Gr.1 Newmarket Hcp winner, out of a Gr.1 Oakleigh Plate winner.
Early 2yo – He had early 2yo speed, winning on debut in December of his juvenile year before going on to win the Gr.2 Silver Slipper as a 2yo.
Trained on – He was then one of only a few to go on as a 3yo and defeat older horses at Stakes level inc. subsequent Gr.1 Newmarket Hcp winner The Quarterback when victorious in the Kensington Stakes, a sprint down the Flemington straight.
Type and conformation – He is an impeccable type, retired sound, and fetched half a million dollars as a yearling
The filly is the second foal for the promising juvenile Ridiculous (Duporth), who placed 3rd on debut at Canberra at 2 – her only start. Ridiculous is a half-sister to the Group Three Placed Holy Delusions (Holy Roman Emperor). Their dam, the US Stakes performer Popular Delusions is a half-sister to five Stakes performers, including the Group Three winning filly CLAMOROSA.
The Headwater Filly out of an international family on the dam which has down the page has a full sister to Australian Champion Sire and racehorse Redoute's Choice 4th Dam Best in Show who is also the dam of Blush With Pride who has been labelled the top ten most influential broodmares in the world.