Sire: Sharkbite

Dam: Takook

Colour: Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Aug 22nd, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Pink And Turquoise Quarters, Checked Sleeves And Cap


C J Kopelke, B J Vilcins, S D Stretton, M Holmes, D I Marsh, C Aquilina, M Brunato, D Higham, S Higham, T L Dennis, D Cassano, I V Marsh, Miss T J Kopelke & Flake (Mgr: P J Morrish)

Career Record: 21-2-0-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    9.5 %
  • Place
    4.8 %





Brown geldingFoaled in 2012

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
SHARKBITE (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2003Back PassQuest for FameRainbow Quest
TAKOOK (AUS) Vain DisplayVain
2000Star Silk LadySpace CadetDanzatore
  SilkirimNo Mercy

SHARKBITE (AUS) (Brown 2003-Stud 2009). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1700m, A$292,000, MRC Lord S., L. Sire of 141 rnrs, 70 wnrs, inc. SP Siorca, Shayana and of Jaws of Steel, Andrassy, Clear the Beach, Viaductress, Galeocerdo, Izenashark, Lucky Flipper, Mako Magic, Penthouse Pet, Shockwave Miss, Pearly Whites, Sasenkile, Wired, Global Squire, King Shaka, Sharkpeace, Owl on the Prowl, Samikosho, Save Me Ned, Cheners, Flip de Gloire, etc.


1st dam

TAKOOK, by Keltrice. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, SAJC Fresh Food Services H., MRC Arachne H., 2d MRC Princess Talaria 2YO H., 3d MVRC Celebrate Australia Day 2YO H., Business Network Luncheon H. Dam of eight named foals, all raced, six winners, inc:-

Tykook (f. by Written Tycoon). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$240,735, MVRC Construction Engineering H., SAJC Sportingbet H., ACG Security H., Betfair 2YO H., 2d MVRC Quantec Solutions Premium H., 3d MRC Kellie Turvey H.

Tirreno (g. by Shinzig). 8 wins to 1350m, A$82,890, to 2017-18, 2d WATC Westspeed 2YO P., 3d WATC Westspeed 2YO P., Penfolds H.

Takookachook (g. by Danbird). 5 wins at 1000m in Aust.

Kampkooker (f. by Primus). 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.

Kookiecutter (g. by Sharkbite). 2 wins. See below.

Frenchkook (g. by Planchet). Winner at 1200m in Aust.


2nd dam

STAR SILK LADY, by Space Cadet. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m in Aust. Sister to NIARCHOS. Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Takook. 3 wins. See above.

Out to Lunch. 7 wins from 1000m to 1650m, 3d MRC Belle Silhouette H.

I've Got Style. Winner at 800m in Aust.

Cazzuma. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

Captain Titanium. 4 wins to 1200m, A$76,470, 3d MVRC Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H.

Confederate Lass. 3 wins at 1200m in Aust.

Not a Blemish. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Bombalurina. Winner at 1000m in Aust.


3rd dam

SILKIRIM, by No Mercy. 3 wins at 2, MVRC Derrimut H., VATC Chicquita S., VRC Talindert H., 2d MVRC Sprite H., Diners Club H. Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

NIARCHOS (Space Cadet). 2 wins at 2, SAJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, Hahn Ice S., L.

Lady Jackson. Winner at 2, SAJC Kingster H.

Slim Rule. 7 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Ninja Dan. 7 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.

Snake Plisskin. 4 wins to 1300m in Aust.

Blemish. 3 wins from 1100m to 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Relentless. 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$166,670, to 2016-17, MRC Sportius Global Events H., MVRC Chandler Macleod H.

Star Silk Lady. 3 wins. See above.

Sic 'em Rex. 3 wins to 1300m in Aust.

Easy Peasy. 2 wins at 1100m in Aust.


4th dam

MY BABS, by King of Babylon. Unplaced. Half-sister to Rose Cottage (dam of CORDON ROSE). Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, inc:-

Silkirim. 3 wins. See above.


5th dam

BUAN-STOR, by Taboun. Unraced. Half-sister to Treasure Island. Dam of 10 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Rose Cottage. Unraced. Dam of-

CORDON ROSE (Le Cordonnier). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$77,640, STC Rosemount Wines Classic, Gr.2, AJC W Forrester H., Chantal H., STC Auburn Baseball Club H., AJC Orangeville H., STC Broadway S., 3d AJC Surround S., Gr.3. Dam of-

ARMED FOR ACTION (Kendor). 9 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$246,068, STC Shannon H., Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Australia Post Cup, QTC Snippets H., Channel Nine News H., Trentham H., Right Formula H.

Rose Diamond (Cheyne Walk). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1250m, AJC Dark Jewel H., STC Manly Womens Bowling Club Welter H., Ripa H., 2d STC Magic Night H., Gr.3. Dam of-

FLYING SPARKS (Flying Spur). 6 wins from 1400m to 2200m, A$180,500, QTC Eagle Farm S., L, BTC TMP Worldwide H., Woolworths H., QTC Moreton Hire H.

Snip Snip. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

HUSSON LIGHTNING (Hussonet). 2 wins at 2, A$457,850, VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.3, 2d STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, AJC Skyline S., Gr.3, Breeders' P., L, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic S., L, VRC Poseidon S., L. Sire.


Race Record: 16 Starts 2-0-1 A$31,165.

2 wins at 1100m, 1450m to 2016-17 in Aust.