Sire: Lonhro

Colour: Brown

Dam: Choice Cat

Sex: Colt

Age: 1

Foaled: Sep 30, 2020

Country: Australia

Silks: Gold, Black V And Cap


Owners: Robert Brown, Kaiser Chan, Mark Minervini, Michelle Minervini, Jeff Tims




Foaled 30th September 2020

SireOctagonalZabeelSir Tristram
LONHRO (AUS) Eight CaratPieces of Eight
1998ShadeaStraight StrikeMr. Prospector
  ConciaFirst Consul
DamRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
CHOICE CAT (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2011Cat by the TaleTale of the CatStorm Cat
  St Clair RidgeIndian Ridge

LONHRO (AUS) (Brown 1998-Stud 2004). 26 wins-2 at 2, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1. Champion Sire in Aust. in 2010-11. Sire of 1318 rnrs, 954 wnrs, 93 SW, inc. Pierro (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), The Conglomerate, Bounding, Mental, Impending, Denman, Kementari, Beaded, Exosphere, Lyre, Aristia, Benfica, Pinwheel, Heatherly, Wawail, Academus, Messene, Pareanui Bay, Cardsharp, Encryption, War Heroine, Holding Gold, Isotherm, Souchez, Ghisoni, etc.


1st dam

CHOICE CAT, by Redoute's Choice. Raced once. Sister to Raphael's Cat, Tale of Choice, half-sister to Port Louis. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race.


2nd dam

CAT BY THE TALE, by Tale of the Cat. 5 wins from 6½f to 9f, €20,067, US$305,880, Santa Anita San Gorgonio H., Gr.2, Curragh Peter Keatley Equine Groundcare H., Santa Anita Allowance, 2d Santa Anita Santa Ana H., Gr.2, Hollywood Park Wilshire H., Gr.3, 3d Hollywood Park Gamely S., Gr.1, Bayakoa H., Gr.2, Oak Tree Las Palmas H., Gr.2, 4th Santa Anita Buena Vista H., Gr.2. Sister to Shere Khan, three-quarter-sister to DAYIM BENIM. Dam of 8 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Raphael's Cat (Redoute's Choice). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$121,550, ATC TAB Place Multi 2YO P., More Than Ready at Vinery H., 2d VRC Danehill S., Gr.2, 4th MRC Blue Sapphire S., L. Sire.

Tale of Choice (Redoute's Choice). Winner at 2, ATC TAB More Than Just Winning 2YO P., 3d ATC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Contentedly. Winner at 2 in 2020-21, 3d ATC Stud & Stable Staff Awards 2YO H., Vinery Stud 2YO H.

Wuddacuddashudda. Winner at 1200m in 2020-21 in Aust.

Port Louis (Maurice). Placed at 2 & 3, A$197,600, to 2021-22, 2d VRC Amanda Elliott H., L, MVRC Four'n Twenty P., ATC Pinatubo New to Darley 2YO P., 3d BRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, ATC Earthlight New to Darley 2YO P., MRC Ladbrokes Switch P.

Petronius. 4 wins at 1300m, 1400m, A$253,305, to 2021-22, ATC Sharp Extensive it H., Heineken H., Everest Carnival H., TAB H., 2d ATC CRT NSW Drought Buster H., Vale Mick Hood H., Too Darn Hot at Darley H., Headwater at Vinery H., 3d Tamworth Cup, ATC Quincy Seltzer H.-twice, TAB H.

I am Queen. 4 wins to 1300m, NZ$7,500, A$90,000, Ballarat TC Global Turf H., 3d SAJC Stuart Glenn's 60th Birthday H., MRC Ladbrokes Protest Payout H., GCTC Aquis Farm Pre-Training P.

Keiai Tsubaki. 2 wins at 1400m, 3d ATC Kia H.


3rd dam

ST CLAIR RIDGE, by Indian Ridge. 6 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 8½f, £44,499, US$205,950, Curragh Futurity S., Gr.3, Louisiana Downs Marie P Debartolo Oaks, L, Tampa Bay Downs Hillsborough S., L, Saratoga Allowance, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Churchill Downs Mrs Revere S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Pebbles S., L, Leopardstown Blackhorse 2YO S. Half-sister to Don't Surrender, St Finan's Bay (dam of REFERENT). Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

CAT BY THE TALE (Tale of the Cat). 5 wins. See above.

DAYIM BENIM (Lion Heart). 9 wins from 1000m to 1600m in Turkey, Istanbul Orhan Doga Özsoy, L, Bursa Orhangazi Yunus Emre, L, 2d Istanbul Haliç, L, 3d Istanbul Topkapi Trophy, Gr.2, Yavuz Sultan Selim, L, Fikret Yüzatli, L, Kocatepe, L, 4th Istanbul Fatih Sultan Mehmet, L, Burhan Karamehmet, L.

Shere Khan (Tale of the Cat). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Turkey, 3d Ankara Surat, L.

Moonshot. Unraced. Dam of-

Full Moon's Back (Put it Back). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 5½f, US$143,623, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Gulfstream Park West Gin Rummy Champ S., L, 4th Gulfstream Park Lincoln S., L.

Rufa Red Knot (Noble Bird). Placed at 2 in 2021, 3d Gulfstream Park Desert Vixen S., L.


4th dam

ST CLAIR STAR, by Sallust. Winner at 6f in Canada. Sister to Sally St Clair (dam of DOREG), half-sister to SUPERLATIVE, YONGE ST CLARE. Dam of 15 foals, 13 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

ST CLAIR RIDGE (Indian Ridge). 6 wins. See above.

Don't Surrender (Zieten). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, Leopardstown May H., Newmarket Royston 2YO S., Singapore TC Class 2 H., 2d Leopardstown Glencullen H., Singapore TC Class 2 H.-twice, 3d Haydock Sandy Lane S., L, Singapore TC Merlion Trophy H.

Echo Rock - Compradore (H.K.). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, £9,991, HK$3,300,500, HKJC Wayfoong H., Kwun Tong H., St George's H., Leighton H., Lockhart Divided H., L'Anneau H., Curragh Milltown 2YO S., 3d HKJC Grayburn H., Piaget Gold Cup, Remy XO Cup.

St Finan's Bay. Placed at 2 & 3, 3d Milan Premio Bisuschio. Dam of-

REFERENT (Captain Rio). 3 wins at 1200m in India, Bangalore Juvenile Sprinters' Million, L.

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