Sire: Toronado

Colour: Bay

Dam: Empowering

Sex: Colt

Age: 5

Foaled: Oct 10, 2016

Country: Australia


Owners: R R Jolly, P J Ninnis, Mrs P C Southern-Ninnis, G S Gifford, C M Fitzgerald, P M Fitzgerald, A S Whittaker, I M Perryman, K R Sexton, R G Edwards, C S Rotheram, S Green, P T Ditchburn, C Hewitt, Lions Lair (Mgr: R Fraser), It's Under The Bonnet Son (Mgr: P D Morris), Bula Bula Synd & Tigers Racing

12: 2 - 2 - 2
Wins: 16.7%
Place: 33.3%




Foaled 10th October 2016

SireHigh ChaparralSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
TORONADO (IRE) KasoraDarshaan
2010Wana DooGrand SlamGone West
  Wedding GiftAlways Fair
DamGeneral NediymNediymShareef Dancer
EMPOWERING (AUS) Military BelleWithout Fear
2004Marie RambertCommon GroundsKris
  Ninette de ValoisGay Mecene

TORONADO (IRE) (Bay 2010-Stud GB 2015, Aust. 2015). Equal Leading 3YO Male on the 2013 WTR (Mile). 6 wins-3 at 2-from 6½f to 1m, £668,356, €102,870, Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1, Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1, Doncaster Champagne S., Gr.2, Newmarket Craven S., Gr.3, Ascot Winkfield S., L, 2d Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1. Out of a half-sister to SW Casamento (Doncaster Racing Post Trophy, Gr.1). His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

EMPOWERING, by General Nediym. 3 wins to 1450m in Aust. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Her first two foals are unraced.


2nd dam

MARIE RAMBERT, by Common Grounds. Unplaced. Half-sister to One False Move. Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Rambert. 6 wins from 2000m to 2500m, A$129,650, MRC Sportingbet H., MVRC Sportingbet H.

Tendue. Winner at 2, 3d QTC Woodbine 2YO H., 4th VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L. Dam of-

Alcohol (Bianconi). 6 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$351,670, MVRC Inglis Bonus 3YO H., Travis Harrison Cup, SAJC John Pope H., VRC Spotless H., SAJC Tattsbet H., Toll Express H., 2d SAJC Chairman's S., Gr.3, MVRC Vital Healthcare Trust H., SAJC Peter Elberg Funerals H., MP (Sam) Barnett H., 3d SAJC Australia Day Races H., Hamilton Holden H., MVRC Sportingbet William Hill H., SAJC Mac Just Over? Don't Drive H., Absolutely Fabulous Movie H., VRC Antler Luggage H.

Alcobro (Bianconi). 4 wins to 1200m, A$129,085, SAJC Harcourts Vennmillar H., Sportingbet H., Chooks Custom Grafix H., 2d SAJC Schweppes Oaks Day H., Hughes Chauffeured Limousines H., 3d SAJC HC Nitschke S., L, Oakbank RC Mac Drink Driving Grow Up H., SAJC MAC Drink Driving? Grow Up H., Nespresso H., Hughes Chauffeured Limousines H.

Court Up in Rio. 3 wins from 1800m to 2500m in Aust.

Empowering. 3 wins. See above.

Bravado Lass. Winner at 1400m in 2017-18 in Aust.


3rd dam

NINETTE DE VALOIS, by Gay Mecene. Raced once. Half-sister to EXPORT PRICE, MALAFEMMENA (dam of RED EVIE). Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

One False Move (Don't Forget Me). 2 wins at 7f, 9f, Curragh McGrath Fillies H., Blackmiller Hill S., 2d Curragh Athasi S., L, 4th Leopardstown One Thousand Guineas Trial, L. Dam of-

Far Mount. 9 wins-3 at 2- in GB and Saudi Arabia, Doncaster Gresley 2YO S.


4th dam

MARTINOVA, by Martinmas. 3 wins-2 at 2-to 7f, Curragh Athasi S., Gr.3, Waterford Testimonial S., L, 3d Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Curragh April Fillies' S., L, Naas Carna Fillies S., L. Half-sister to LUCKY WEDNESDAY, Kirov. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

EXPORT PRICE (Habitat). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, Evry Prix de Ris-Orangis, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix du Bois, Gr.3, 2d Evry Prix de Bonneval, L, 3d Chantilly Prix du Gros-Chene, Gr.3, Evry Prix de Ris-Orangis, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix de Saint-Georges, Gr.3. Sire.

MALAFEMMENA (Nordico). Winner at 2, Milan Premio Vittorio Crespi, L, 3d Deauville Prix du Calvados, Gr.3, Rome Premio Luigia Foggi. Dam of-

RED EVIE (Intikhab). Joint Champion Older Female Miler in GB in 2007. 9 wins at 7f, 1m, £254,506, €212,258, Leopardstown Matron S., Gr.1, Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1, Hungerford S., Gr.2, Goodwood Oak Tree S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Sandringham H., L, Leicester S., Newbury Catridge Farm Stud H., 2d Leopardstown Matron S., Gr.1. Broodmare of the Year in Ireland in 2016. Dam of-

FOUND (Galileo). Joint Head of the 2016 World Thoroughbred Rankings (Long). Leading 3YO Filly on the 2015 WTR (Long). Champion 2YO Filly in Europe, France & Ireland in 2014. Champion Older Horse in Europe & France in 2016 (Long) & Ireland in 2016 (Intermediate/Long). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1600m to 2400m, £984,660, €3,722,785, US$2,010,000, Chantilly Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Breeders' Cup Turf, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Marcel Boussac, Gr.1, 2d Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1-twice, Royal Ascot Prince of Wales's S., Gr.1, Ascot Champion S., Gr.1-twice, Yorkshire Oaks, Gr.1, Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.1, Epsom Coronation Cup, Gr.1, 3d Breeders' Cup Turf, Gr.1.

BEST IN THE WORLD (Galileo). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 1½m, €125,380, US$304, Cork Give Thanks S., Gr.3, Curragh Silken Gilder S., L, 2d Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2, 3d Cork Munster Oaks, Gr.3.

MAGICAL DREAM (Galileo). 2 wins at 2, €91,650, Curragh Park S., Gr.3, 2d Cork Noblesse S., Gr.3, Navan Salsabil S., L, 3d Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2.