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Royal Request

Sire: Bel Esprit

Dam: Nassidarra

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 10 year old

Foaled: Aug 16th, 2010

Country: Australia

Silks: Gold And Blue Diagonal Stripes, Gold Cap And Pom Pom


N J Dyer, Mrs Y E Gill, Mrs P E Slingsby, K R Slingsby, Mrs L Evans, C Newnham, R M Crowley, N J Scotton, P J Mahony, Mrs A Mahony, J D Mahony & A E Coady





Bay or Brown geldingFoaled in 2010

SireRoyal AcademyNijinskyNorthern Dancer
BEL ESPRIT (AUS) Crimson SaintCrimson Satan
  Vin d'AmourAdios
DamNassipourBlushing GroomRed God
NASSIDARRA (NZ) AlamaAureole
  High QualityTodman

BEL ESPRIT (AUS) (Bay 1999-Stud 2003). 8 wins-5 at 2, BTC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. Sire of Winners 2012-13. Sire of 756 rnrs, 513 wnrs, 21 SW, inc. Black Caviar (VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1), Bel Sprinter, Bel Mer, Afleet Esprit, Se Sauver, Gabbidon, Vivacious Spirit, Iconic, Angels Beach, City of Song, Honey Flower, Loveyamadly, Audacious Spirit, Oregon Spirit, Strike the Tiger, Peach Tree, Beltrois, Ken Arok, etc.


1st dam

NASSIDARRA, by Nassipour. Raced once. Half-sister to FICKLE HOSTESS, ZABARRA, Name in Vain. Dam of five named foals, all raced, inc:-

Royal Request (g. by Bel Esprit). 6 wins. See below.

Rocket Girl (f. by Fastnet Rock). Placed at 3 in Aust.

Iwannarock (g. by Rock of Gibraltar). Placed at 3, 3d SAJC Boag's Draught P.

Paris Storm (f. by General Nediym). Unplaced. Dam of-

Glitter Face. Winner at 1650m in 2014-15, Ipswich TC St Peter Claver College P., 2d Ipswich TC Channel 7 Ipswich Cup Race Day H., Manhire & Associates H.

Some Boy. 4 wins to 1300m to 2014-15 in Aust.


2nd dam

VAINDARRA, by Vain. 5 wins at 2, A$99,080, STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, AJC Gimcrack S., Gr.3, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.3, AJC Governor Macquarie H., STC Hability Industries H., 2d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Dam of 12 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

FICKLE HOSTESS (Lunchtime). 3 wins at 2, A$179,920, STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, AJC Governor Macquarie H., STC Chester H., 2d STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, 4th STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Dam of-

Abeel Hostess (Zabeel). 5 wins at 1400m, 1800m, A$156,010, AJC Nohra Smallgoods Distributors H., Hyperno H., Red Jester H., Clubs NSW & Club Keno Cup, Destination Management Companies H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC Tattersall's Club Cup, L, STC Premier's Cup, L, AJC PJ Gallaghers H., 3d AJC Victorinox Welter H., STC Campbells Cash & Carry H. Dam of-

First Class Ticket. 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$200,265, to 2014-15, ATC Canterbury Park H., Warwick Farm H., 2d ATC Ibis Styles Draw H., Sepoys at Next Year's Sale H., Blackwoods New Catalogue H., 3d ATC Ardrossan Batlow Apples H., Schweppes H., Irresistible Pools & Spas H.

Hot Stash. 4 wins at 1000m, A$76,880, ATC Foundation Membership H., 3d AJC Warwick Farm Family Membership H., STC Ruse Tavern Tipsters H. Dam of-

Hover. 2 wins at 2 in 2014-15, WRC Marky Mark 2YO Cup, Mills Reef Winery 2YO S.

Marfickle. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$111,350, STC Sunkist H., AJC Smeaton Grange H., STC Tuesdays' Slave Millinery H., 2d STC Choice Homes H., Wests Ashfield 2YO H., 3d STC New South Wales RSL 2YO H., Cadbury Roses H., Safilo Eyewear 2YO H. Producer.

ZABARRA (Zabeel). 8 wins from 1100m to 1900m, A$463,700, AJC Bill Ritchie H., Gr.3-twice, STC Canterbury Cup, Gr.3, Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3, STC Cody Outdoor H., Southern Cross Series Final, AJC Divide & Rule H., STC Makinson & d'Apice Solicitors H., 2d STC Neville Sellwood S., L, BD 3YO H., 3d Gosford Gold Cup, Gr.3, AJC Sydney City Lexus P.H., STC Nivea Visage Girls Day Out H., Hawkesbury RC Rowley Mile, AJC Semaphore H., 4th Newcastle JC Cameron H., L.

Name in Vain (Godswalk). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1350m, STC Courtney's Brasserie H., Rockdale H., 2d AJC Noholme H., Arrowmaster Giftware H., STC Steyne Hotel 2YO H., 3d AJC Canonbury S., L.

Vaindarra's Way. 5 wins from 1500m to 1600m, A$86,028, AJC Gordon Richards Welter H., STC Strathfield H., Nureyev H., Punchbowl H., Strathfield Welter H., 2d AJC Talking H., Jack Bourke H., 3d AJC Rajah H., Tontonan Flying Welter H.

The Redeemer. Winner at 1200m, AJC Exchange H., 2d STC Springwood H., 3d STC 3YO H.

Vanity Time. Unraced. Dam of-

Raid and Rule. 12 wins-2 at 2-to 1500m, A$221,120, STC St Johns Park Bowling Club H., AJC Dubbo H., STC AAMI 2002 Golden Slipper Ball 2YO H., Cathay Pacific Airways Series H., 2d AJC Longines H., STC MTA P., 3d City Tatt's RC Rose of Tralee H., STC Young Members Raceday 2YO H., Sunday Telegraph H., AJC Blue Legend H., National Telecoms Cup H., STC St John's Park Bowling Club H.

Bekisharp. 2 wins at 1000m, 3d SAJC Malaysia Airlines P. Dam of-

Benny's Halo (Benicio). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$237,176, to 2014-15, WATC Westspeed 2YO P.-twice, 2d WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.2, Perth S., L, 4th WATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3.


3rd dam

HIGH QUALITY, by Todman. Winner at 1200m, 2d STC Graduation S., 3d STC Graduation S.-twice. Sister to RICOCHET. Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

VAINDARRA (Vain). 5 wins. See above.

Purple Addition. 13 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, AJC Maltine H., Cabramatta H., STC Rockdale H., 2d AJC Electro H.

Mighty Tower. 6 wins to 1200m, A$98,345, AJC Denis Rowe H., RAAF H., STC Man o' War H., Citius Welter H. Sire.


Race Record: 28 Starts 6-3-2 A$240,244.

6 wins from 1100m to 2000m, A$240,244, to 2014-15, Darwin TC Northern Territory Derby, 2d Darwin TC Darwin Cup, Darwin Guineas.