Sire: Stravinsky

Dam: Gimmick

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Oct 24th, 2013

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Royal Blue, White Epaulettes & Sleeves, Royal Blue Cap


Al-Arabiya Stable

Career Record: 16-1-4-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    6.3 %
  • Place
    43.8 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2013

SireNureyevNorthern DancerNearctic
1996Fire the GroomBlushing GroomRed God
  Prospector's FireMr. Prospector
DamSir TristramSir IvorSir Gaylord
GIMMICK (NZ) IsoltRound Table
1994CourtPrince EchoCrowned Prince
  Tupelo HoneyVice Regal

STRAVINSKY (USA) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 3 wins-1 at 2, Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1. Sire of 1254 rnrs, 908 wnrs, 75 SW, inc. Serenade Rose (VRC Oaks, Gr.1), Keeninsky, Benbaun, (Sir) Time Keeper, Fleur de Lune, Balmont, Soldier's Tale, Captivate, (Mr) Baritone, Chinese Dragon, Kongo Rikishio, Ballet Society, La Sizeranne, Jeu de Cartes, Firebolt, Hips Don't Lie, Bird of Fire, Satinka, Cool Conductor, La Italia, Plagiarize, Pulcinella, etc.


1st dam

GIMMICK, by Sir Tristram. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$77,180, AJC Reginald Allen H., L, STC Shading 2YO H., 2d BTC Doomben Classic, Gr.3. Sister to Don Tristram, three-quarter-sister to No Penalty (dam of CLEARLY INNOCENT), Brown Eyed Girl (dam of HALIBERY), half-sister to Trio (dam of SALE OF CENTURY). Dam of ten named foals, nine to race, seven winners, inc:-

LINKY DINK (f. by Keeper). Winner at 2, A$327,750, QTC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1. Dam of-

Versos de Amor. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Taking the Lead (g. by Danehill). 4 wins at 1200m, 1650m, A$1,700, HK$2,724,300, HKJC Audemars Piguet Carnegie H., Fu Shin H., The Red Room H., Sanshui H., 2d HKJC ABC Asia Pacific Cup H., Great George H., Mount Parker P., Wan Chai H., 3d HKJC Cedar H., Panasonic Plasma Display H., Chevalier Network Solutions H., Helene Star H., On Ting H.

Dark Poppy (f. by Burgundy). Winner at 1400m in 2017-18 in NZ.

Sahaba (g. by Stravinsky). Winner. See below.

Sylvian (f. by Tavistock). Winner at 1600m in NZ.

Tihi Keepa (f. by Keeper). Winner at 1200m in NZ.

Graceful Symphony (f. by Stravinsky). Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Graceful Gift. 2 wins at 1450m, 1600m in 2018-19 in Aust.

Lookin' Alive. 2 wins at 1000m to 2018-19 in Aust.

Elettarin (g. by Entrepreneur). Placed at 3, 2d HKJC Queen's Road East H., Canal H., 3d HKJC Foshan H., Link H., Waterloo H.

Cheyenne's Star (f. by Montjeu). Unplaced. Dam of-

September Star. Winner at 1700m, 3d SAJC Jockey Celebration Day H.


2nd dam

COURT, by Prince Echo. Winner at 2, HBJC Okawa Stud H., 2d ARC Batmobile Sprint H., Badminton Juvenile H. Half-sister to DOMINO (dam of (KIWI) HERO), SUPER NATURAL, Brown Eyed Girl (dam of HALIBERY). Dam of 12 named foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

GIMMICK (Sir Tristram). 2 wins. See above.

Don Tristram (Sir Tristram). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1900m, A$170,120, AJC Final H., Seven Hills Toongabbie RSL H., Just Ideal H., STC Cyron H., 2d AJC Coogee Bay Hotel Flying Welter H., Gold Rod 2YO H., Grey Boots H., Verdi Spumante Welter H., Tontonan Flying Welter H., 3d Gosford Guineas, L, AJC Just Ideal Flying Welter H., Randwick Labor Club H., De Bortoli Yarra Valley Welter H., 4th AJC Spring Champion S., Gr.1. Sire.

No Penalty. 4 wins from 1300m to 1800m, A$129,450, STC Stowe Australia H., AJC Emirates H., Revesby H., 2d AJC Sinnjar H., STC WSFM 101.7 H., MRC Always There H., AJC Percy Marks H., 4th AJC Chairman's H., Gr.2. Dam of-

CLEARLY INNOCENT (Not a Single Doubt). 9 wins to 1400m, A$1,505,900, BRC Kingsford-Smith Cup, Gr.1, Scone RC Luskin Star S., L-twice, ATC Country Championship Final, Scone RC Country Championships Qualifer, 2d ATC TAB Highway H., 3d BRC Stradbroke H., Gr.1, ATC Premiere S., Gr.2, Sydney S., Gr.3, 4th MRC Italktravel S., L.

Trio. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

SALE OF CENTURY (Prized). Second on The 2000-01 Australasian 3YO Classification (Int.). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 3200m, A$601,790, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, AJC Windsor 2YO H., STC Blackwood Group 2YO H., 2d AJC Stan Fox S., Gr.2, 3d VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, MVRC AAMI Vase, Gr.2, Ballarat Cup, L, MRC Australian Hurdle, 4th STC Ranvet S., Gr.1.

Greenstone. Winner at 1000m in NZ. Dam of-

AFFLECK (Battle Paint). Champion 2YO & 3YO in Singapore in 2014 & 2015. 9 wins from 1200m to 1600m, S$985,487, to 2018, Singapore TC Juvenile Championship, L, More Magic 3YO Championship, L, Singapore Guineas, L, Kranji A S., Premier Racing Partnerships S., Premier Racing Bloodstock S., Stepitup 2YO S., Kranji S., 2YO Open H., 2d Singapore TC Aushorse Golden Horseshoe, L, Singapore 3YO Classic, L, Singapore 3YO Sprint, L, Benchmark 89 H., 4th Singapore TC Patron's Bowl, L, Jumbo Jet Trophy, L.


Race Record: 15 Starts 1-4-3 S$92,746.

Winner at 1400m in 2018, Singapore TC Steitup S., 2d Singapore TC Kranji S., Initiation P., Smiles of Fortune S., 3d Singapore TC Kranji S., War Affair S.