Sire: Animal Kingdom
Dam: Only Roses
Foaled: Sep 06, 2016
Silks: Royal Blue, White Horseshoe, Black And White Checked Sleeves And Red Cap
Owners: Australian Bloodstock (Mgr: L Murrell), J Rourke, J Lovett, G Craner, A Klapper, K Marsh, P Kable, J Young, Shire Racing (Mgr: J O'Sullivan), Smd Racing (Mgr: S Davidson), B Hart, L Sheffield, Two Stroke (Mgr: B O'Donoghue), J Hefford, Jordahlia Racing (Mgr: D Osborne-Fry) & M Howard
GAME OF THORNS (AUS)
|Bay Filly||Foaled in 2016|
ANIMAL KINGDOM (USA) (Chestnut 2008-Stud 2013). 5 wins-1 at 2, Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby, Gr.1. Out of SW Dalicia. Sire of 271 rnrs, 146 wnrs, 10 SW, inc. Angel of Truth (ATC Australian Derby, Gr.1), Untamed Domain, Elsa, Mystery Miss, Wild Planet, Peaceful State, Regal Glory, Sunny Skies, Camila Princess, Continental Divide, SP Ahimsa, Animosity, Victory Kingdom, Earth Angel, Lord Cecil, Golden Jaguar, Intanga Rose, Grace and Dignity, etc.
ONLY ROSES, by Redoute's Choice. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to BLAHNIK, THE INEVITABLE, ELYSEES, Petman. Dam of one named foal-
Game of Thorns (f. by Animal Kingdom). Winner. See below.
GIFT BOUQUET, by King's High. 2 wins at 2, SAJC Oaklands P., L, Gold Trump 2YO H., 2d SAJC Oriental Ruler 3YO H., 3d VATC La Trobe 2YO H. Dam of 14 named foals, all raced, 11 winners, inc:-
BLAHNIK (Jeune). 8 wins from 1050m to 1600m, A$469,825, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, Gr.3, Christmas H., L, Manihi Classic, L, WH Wylie H., L-twice, MRC Pink Ribbon Cup, SAJC Showie's Boutique Regent Arcade H., Christies Beach Hotel H., 2d SAJC City of Marion S., L, Carlton Draught H., Zootz Kitchen Bar H., Distinctive Homes H., 3d SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3-twice, RN Irwin S., Gr.3, Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Allan Scott Park Morphettville Flying H., 4th SAJC Yallambee Classic, Gr.2, Seymour Cup, L.
THE INEVITABLE (Dundeel). 5 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$237,025, in 2018-19, VRC CS Hayes S., Gr.3, Tasmanian Guineas, L, TTC Tas Fumigation 3YO Cup, Jansz 3YO Trophy, 3d TRC Hobart Limo Service 2YO H.
ELYSEES (Statue of Liberty). Winner at 2, SAJC Pewsey Vale S., L.
Petman (Lonhro). 10 wins to 1400m, A$328,696, SAJC Bridgestone Australia H., Alf Gard's 90th H., Adelaide Galvanising H., Sportingbet H., Centrebet H., Good Vibrations AE H., 2d MRC Heading Out Hair & Beauty S., L, SAJC Peter Elberg Funerals H., Endeavour Quality Homes H., 3d MRC Zeditave S., L, SAJC Scalzi Produce H.
Monfils. 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$78,835, SAJC Dermody BP Distributor 2YO H., 2d SAJC Flight Centre Twilight H., Betfair H., Sue Hodge H., Yalumba H., Flight Centre H., 3d SAJC Schweppes Tonic H., Blahnik From Tori Park H.
Tori's Gift. Winner at 1050m, SAJC Schweppes H., 3d SAJC Rite Price Heating & Cooling H., Medallion Homes P., Schweppes P.
All Success. 9 wins to 1200m in Macau.
Single Command. 8 wins to 1200m, A$76,885 in Aust.
Explosive Gift. Winner at 1100m in 2017-18 in Aust.
Gift From Henry. Winner at 1300m in Aust.
Only Roses. Winner. See above.
Regency Horse. Placed, 2d HKJC Hung Shui Kiu H.
Regifted. Placed in Aust.
LONG STEM, by Bluebird. Unplaced. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-
GIFT BOUQUET (King's High). 2 wins. See above.
King of the Stalls. 13 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$245,485, WATC Victoria Bitter H., Brown Ribbon H., Jacksons Restaurant H., AHG Dealerships H., Carlton Premium Dry H., 2d SAJC Pope Quality H., WATC Scimitar Resources H., The Alure 'Long Lunch' H., SAJC Young Members H., 3d WATC Irwin Industrial H., Jones Ballard Property Group H., Budget Truck Rental H.
Mypollonga. 10 wins from 1350m to 3000m, A$123,185, SAJC Distinctive Homes H., MVRC Winbet H., Shopfitters Stayers Final, SAJC Aristocrat Bushranger H., 2d MRC Glenfern H., 3d SAJC Blevic at Kambula Stud H.
Love in the Mist. 4 wins to 1200m in Aust.
Smiling Rose. Placed at 2 in Aust. Dam of-
Prestige Glen. 3 wins from 1400m to 1900m, Oakbank RC Neutrog Johnston Country Cup, 2d SAJC One Toyota H., Haigh's Chocolates H., 3d SAJC Zerella Fresh H.
Treasure Box. Unraced. Dam of-
She's in the Guide (Mull of Kintyre). 7 wins to 1200m, A$191,350, BTC Novotel Brisbane Doomben Dash H., QTC Greenslopes Emergency Centre H., Lyndhurst Stud H., BTC Absolute Immigration Services H., EIS Print H., Lincom Group H., 2d BTC Uniquest H., Lyndhurst Stud H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Classic, L. Producer.
Our Montague. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$149,850, VRC Racing at Werribee H., MVRC Beaurepaires Flying H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Hamilton Hotel 2YO H., MRC Matrice H., 3d MVRC Essendon Mazda H., Rollo Roylance H.
Electronic Fortune. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, HK$2,494,625, HKJC Yan Chai Trophy, Exeter H., 2d HKJC San Antonio H., Queen's Road Central H., Shan Kwong H., Crystal H., Village H., Iris H., 3d HKJC Harlech H., Long Valley H., Beijing Clubhouse Anniversary Cup, 18 Districts Cup.
I LIKE ROSES, by Sticks and Stones. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, AJC Mildura H., Lifeboat H., 2d AJC Diamond Jubilee H., Valicare H., STC Impulsive S., St Peters H., 3d STC Lockyersleigh Stud S. Half-sister to KSAR ROYAL. Dam of 4 named foals, 3 to race, inc:-
Shooter. Winner at 1600m, 2d TRC Red Cross 2YO H., 3d TRC Qantas Australian 2YO H. Producer.
Race Record: 3 Starts 1-0-0 A$25,475.
Winner at 2 in 2018-19, 4th Qld Tatt's RC Winning Edge S., L.