Opera Knight (NZ) 2011

Profile

9g Librettist (USA) x Morton Babe (Orpen (USA))
Foaled October 16, 2011
Career: 32 starts, 3 - 4 - 6 $68,250
Trainer: R A Yuill, Pukeohe Park
Ownership: Cliff Matson & David Tarring
Opera Knight is a 9 year old gelding by Librettist out of the Orpen mare, Morton Babe. He has had 32 starts for 3 wins with the latest start being 777 days ago when 14th at Ruakaka on June 30, 2018 in the Northpine Timber Beams (Bm75) over 2100 metres.

Sale Details

Lot 810 2013 NZB Select Yearling Sale
Vendor: Lanford Investments Ltd Buyer: Blue Stone Trust $30,000

Race Record

6yo
30Jun18
14th
Ruakaka
2100m Dead(5) R L Smyth (57.5) 80/1 - 1st: Major Tom (13.0L)
6yo
16Jun18
13th
Ruakaka
1600m Dead(5) S C Spratt (59) 40/1 - 1st: Major Tom (15.0L)
6yo
12May18
13th
Arawa Park
1400m Heavy(11) O P Bosson (58.5) 16/1 - 1st: Donna Anne Billy (41.7L)
6yo
21Apr18
9th
Pukekohe Park
1200m Heavy(10) S C Spratt (54) 20/1 - 1st: Kitaya (3.2L)
5yo
1Oct16
1st
Hastings
2100m Slow(8) R T Elliot (54) 10/10 - 2nd: El Luchador (0.8L)
5yo
24Sep16
4th
Ellerslie
2100m Heavy(10) C J Grylls (59.5) 7/7 - 1st: Doiknowyou (6.9L)
5yo
3Sep16
6th
Ellerslie
1600m Slow(9) R T Elliot (51) 8/8 - 1st: Eletist (2.8L)
5yo
13Aug16
3rd
Riccarton Park
2000m Heavy(11) T R Moseley (56) 4/4 - 1st: Zentangle (2.7L)
5yo
6Aug16
3rd
Riccarton Park
1800m Heavy(10) T R Moseley (56.5) 3/4 - 1st: Stokers Rock (3.3L)
4yo
17Jul16
3rd
Oamaru
2200m Slow(7) T R Moseley (56) 1/1 - 1st: Angel Falls (0.4L)
4yo
8Jul16
1st
Ashburton
2100m Slow(9) T R Moseley (59) 1/2 - 2nd: Angel Falls (1.5L)
4yo
25Jun16
3rd
Riccarton Park
2000m Heavy(10) T R Moseley (57.5) 3/3 - 1st: Inis Rose (0.9L)
4yo
10Jun16
2nd
Riccarton Park
1600m Slow(7) T R Moseley (59) 4/5 - 1st: Hassell Court (0.5L)
4yo
22May16
2nd
Riverton
2147m Heavy(11) J R Lowry (56.5) 3/4 - 1st: Clareville Flight (17.0L)
4yo
15May16
7th
Winton Nz
2000m Slow(7) T R Moseley (57) 6/6 - 1st: Amun Ra (7.1L)
4yo
4May16
9th
Riverton
1600m Slow(9) C R Barnes (57.5) 9/9 - 1st: Amun Ra (6.6L)
4yo
23Apr16
15th
Riccarton Park
1400m Good(3) C R Barnes (58.5) 13/13 - 1st: Admiral Rous (22.8L)
4yo
2Apr16
12th
Ellerslie
1400m Dead(4) R T Elliot (57) 14/14 - 1st: Cohabitate (9.0L)
4yo
26Sep15
11th
Pukekura Raceway
2000m Slow(7) K A McCulloch (59) 4/5 - 1st: Chonney (10.0L)
4yo
12Sep15
3rd
Awapuni
2100m Heavy(10) J Parkes (59) 6/6 - 1st: Huffanpuff (2.1L)
4yo
29Aug15
8th
Hastings
2000m Dead(6) R Hutchings (58.5) 9/12 - 1st: Sacred Master (5.8L)
4yo
15Aug15
8th
Te Rapa
1600m Slow(9) C J Grylls (58.5) 8/8 - 1st: Flanders (4.8L)
4yo
8Aug15
10th
Tauranga
1600m Heavy(11) Joshua Oliver (57) 11/11 - 1st: Wajima (10.4L)
3yo
25Jul15
11th
Ruakaka
1400m Dead(4) M C Sweeney (54.5) 12/12 - 1st: Rockwell (7.7L)
3yo
23May15
2nd
Trentham
1600m Heavy(10) Joshua Oliver (57) 10/10 - 1st: It's A Wonder (0.5L)
3yo
2May15
2nd
Riccarton Park
1600m Dead(5) K A McCulloch (57.5) 11/11 - 1st: Platinum Command (0.5L)
3yo
18Apr15
7th
Riccarton Park
1400m Dead(4) Joshua Oliver (55.5) 7/8 - 1st: Elusive Catch (3.7L)
3yo
4Apr15
1st
Riverton
1400m Slow(7) Joshua Oliver (55) 4/5 - 2nd: Starbuck (1.5L)
3yo
25Mar15
8th
Avondale
1200m Dead(5) C J Grylls (58) 6/6 - 1st: Mister Tom (5.1L)
3yo
27Dec14
5th
Pukekura Raceway
1800m Dead(4) B R Lammas (57.5) 2/2 - 1st: Pentathlon (6.8L)
3yo
14Dec14
6th
Ellerslie
1600m Slow(7) O P Bosson (57) 1/1 - 1st: Bold Bachelor (8.2L)
3yo
26Nov14
3rd
Te Aroha
1400m Dead(4) M B Wenn (57) 5/5 - 1st: Bonnie Belle (2.1L)