Sire: Exosphere

Colour: Bay or Brown

Dam: Pontington

Sex: Colt

Age: 3

Foaled: Oct 04, 2017

Country: Australia

 

 BAY OR BROWN COLT (AUS)

 

Foaled 4th October 2017

SireLonhroOctagonalZabeel
EXOSPHERE (AUS) ShadeaStraight Strike
2012AltitudeDanzeroDanehill
  HighestMarscay
DamDelago BromEncosta de LagoFairy King
PONTINGTON (AUS) Brompton CrossEl Qahira
2008Ponton FlyerFlying SpurDanehill
  CurrabahahNorthern Spring

EXOSPHERE (AUS) (Bay 2012-Stud Aust. 2016, France 2017). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1400m, A$1,091,600, ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1, Roman Consul S., Gr.2, Skyline S., Gr.2, Run to the Rose H., Gr.2, 4th VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, Lightning S., Gr.1. Grandson of SP Highest, a half-sister to SW Tell Me Straight (WATC Belgravia S., L) and SW Vibrant Virgo. Closely related to SW Destino, SW Genuine Girl, SW Impressing Matters, etc. His oldest progeny are yearlings.

 

1st dam

PONTINGTON, by Delago Brom. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Half-sister to BLACK VANQUISH, MINNESOTA SHARK, Miss Octopussy. This is her fourth foal. Dam of three foals to race, two winners, inc:-

Island Daze (f. by Written Tycoon). 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$126,350, to 2018-19, MRC Ladbrokes H., Blue Star Print Group H., MVRC LUCRF Super Sprint Series H., 3d VRC Karasi Hall of Fame H.

Kwai (f. by War). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m to 2018-19, TTC Gypsy Rose Launceston Cup H., 2d TRC Carbine Club P., 3d TTC Kevin Sharkie H.

 

2nd dam

PONTON FLYER, by Flying Spur. Joint third top filly on The 1999-2000 Australasian 2YO Classification. 4 wins-3 at 2-at 1000m, 1600m, A$803,700, VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3, Swinburne Research 2YO P., Lady Jakeo 2YO H., 2d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, 3d VATC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3, August H., 4th VRC Let's Elope S., L. Half-sister to Peta's Potion, Saliah (dam of BANK ROBBER). Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

BLACK VANQUISH (Lonhro). 2 wins at 2, A$169,700, MRC Redoute's Choice S., L, VRC Starlight Children's Foundation 2YO Trophy.

MINNESOTA SHARK (Lonhro). Winner at 1200m, A$174,405, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L, 2d VRC Silver Thomas Hanley Sprint 2YO P., Highpoint H., 3d MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, 4th VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2.

Miss Octopussy (Lonhro). 6 wins to 1200m, A$379,590, VRC Mrs Mac's Beef Pie H., MRC Bill Collins H., MVRC Big 6 H., Tatts Group P., Haden H., MRC Carpet Call Cup H., 2d MRC Christmas S., L, Charter Keck Cramer P., MVRC Leilani Classic, VRC Boag's Pure Waters P.H., MVRC Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H., 3d SAJC Robert Sangster S., Gr.1, VRC GH Mumm S., L, MRC Sportsbet.com.au Thing H. Dam of-

Miss Magda. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$82,435, MRC Tribute to Roger Booth H., 2d MRC Le Pine Funerals H.

Fast Eddie. 4 wins from 1550m to 2050m, SAJC CBUS H., 2d SAJC Morphettville Junction H.

Miss Vesper. 2 wins at 1100m, 2d MVRC Bidfood H., Slade Bloodstock H.

Black Aston. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust.

Pontington. Winner. See above.

 

3rd dam

CURRABAHAH, by Northern Spring. 12 wins to 1250m, A$79,955, VRC Furious H., Matron S., SAJC Lindsay Park Stud H., VATC Lowland H., Swell Time H., John Payne H. Sister to NORTHERN COPY, half-sister to SHIPWRECK, Coaltar, Green Action. Dam of 15 named foals, 14 to race, all winners, inc:-

PONTON FLYER (Flying Spur). 4 wins. See above.

Peta's Potion (Noalcoholic). 3 wins at 1350m, 1400m, A$94,105, VATC Moonga H., VRC Hi-Jinx H., 2d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, Vanity S., L, MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L, 3d SAJC National S., Gr.3.

Currah's Class. 13 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, QTC Mighty Keys H., 2d VATC Caroline Chisholm H., 3d VRC Marabou H.

Captain Zero. 5 wins from 1300m to 1700m, A$161,250, WATC Rotary International Provincial Championship Final, 2d VRC Hilton Nicholas 2YO H., Elms H., Sky Channel H.

Dux of the Class. 2 wins at 2, A$103,400, VRC Tooheys Extra Dry 2YO H., Atrium 2YO H., 2d VRC Spotswood 2YO H., 3d VRC JK Global Trading Sprint H. Dam of-

Top Dolly (Choisir). Placed, 2d VRC 7news P., Gr.3.

Trojan Lass. 3 wins to 1500m, MVRC Legends After the Last H., 3d MRC Chaise H. Dam of-

Trojan Warrior (Postponed). 6 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$150,870, Waikato RC Super Easy at Hallmark H., 2d ARC Easter S., Gr.1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2.

Indiana Junior - Blasting Torpedo (Sing.). Winner at 1600m, MVRC Members Equity Bank P., 2d Singapore TC Class 4 H., 3d Singapore TC Graduation H., Chevron H.

Saliah. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1300m in Aust. Dam of-

BANK ROBBER (Dash for Cash). 5 wins to 1400m, A$554,050, AJC Tramway H., Gr.3, Show County H., L, Randwick Betting Auditorium H., 2d AJC Epsom H., Gr.1, BTC Cup, Gr.1, 3d VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1, MVRC Schweppes S., Gr.2.

Kwassa Kwassa (Distant Music). 2 wins at 2, A$209,525, VRC Inglis Series 2YO H., MVRC Junior Jocks Xmas Party 2YO P., 2d VRC Moomba P., L, Cromwell H.

Tycoon Sali. Winner at 1300m, 3d TTC F&W Stewart Silver Ingot 2YO H. Dam of-

Our Long Sali (Needs Further). 3 wins at 2, A$159,880, in 2017-18, TRC Andrew Walter Construction 2YO H., 2d TRC Strutt S., L, Tasmanian Oaks, L.