Brazen Beau Filly Zapateo Strikes in Denise's Joy Stakes

Mark Smith - Saturday May 14

Zapateo continued the winning run enjoyed by Godolphin at Scone on Saturday when sweeping down the centre of the track to claim the Listed Coolmore Denise’s Joy Stakes (1100m).

Ridden by Rachel King for James Cummings, the daughter of Brazen Beau overcame a wide run to defeat the Deep Field filly a Very Fine Red by a length with the Better Than Ready filly Coco Rox a further long neck back in third.

Runner-up in the Group III PJ Bell Stakes at Randwick at her most recent start, Zapateo advances her record to three wins and four seconds from eight starts with earnings of $327,450

Zapateo is the fifth of six foals left by Jerezana before her tragic death in 2019.

Winner of the Listed Ramornie Handicap, Jerezana proved to be among the elite broodmares at Darley.

All five foals to race from Jerezana have displayed well above average ability.

The gorgeous Zapateo. What a broodmare she promises to be (image Scott Barbour/Racing Photos)

Leading the way is the high-class Street Cry (IRE) gelding Osborne Bulls, whose nine wins from 20 starts include the Group II VRC TAB Stakes, Listed Regal Roller Stakes and Listed Luskin Star Stakes. He was runner-up in the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap, Group 1 All-Aged Stakes, Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes, Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes, and third in The Everest. The son of Street Cry (IRE) contributed $2,871,760 to the Godolphin coffers.

The final foal of Jerezana is the unraced 2yo Street Boss (USA) colt Zaragoza.

Zapateo is the 17th stakes-winner for Darley Stud’s Brazen Beau, who covers in 2022 for a fee of $44,000.

 

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Race Result - Coolmore Denise's Joy Stakes LR 1100m

Scone Track: Soft(7) Time: 1:03.66
1
Zapateo
T: James Cummings J: Rachel King 57.5
3f Brazen Beau (AUS) x Jerezana (AUS) (Lonhro (AUS))
2
1.0
A Very Fine Red
T: Mark Newnham J: J Bowman 56.5
3f Deep Field (AUS) x Italian Storm (AUS) (Nicconi (AUS))
Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale Round 2 $120,000
V:Vinery Stud, Scone
B: S Summers
3
1.4
Coco Rox
T: M J Dunn J: Ms K O'Hara 53.5
3f Better Than Ready (AUS) x Cheap And Nasty (AUS) (Bianconi (USA))
MM Gold Coast March Yearling Sale $82,500
V:Lyndhurst Stud Farm, Warwick, Qld
B: Topline Thoroughbreds/Matthew Dunn/Neil Jenkinson
4
1.8
I Am Me
T: C Maher & D Eustace J: C Schofield 54
3f I Am Invincible (AUS) x Mefnooda (AUS) (Medaglia D'Oro (USA))
Inglis Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale Book 1 $210,000
V:Segenhoe Stud Australia Pty Ltd, Scone, NSW
B: Dynamic Syndications / Dean Watt Bloodstock (FBAA)
5
2.6
Comrade Rosa
T: J A O'Shea J: Reece Jones 53.5
3f Capitalist (AUS) x No Looking Back (AUS) (Redoute's Choice (AUS))
Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale $100,000
V:Kitchwin Hills, Scone
B: Peachester Lodge
6
2.7
Stellar Magic
T: S O'Dea & M Hoysted J: J R Collett 55
3f Star Turn (AUS) x Al's Magic Miss (AUS) (Magic Albert (AUS))
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $100,000
V:Yarraman Park Stud, Scone
B: Proven Thoroughbreds / Steve O'Dea Racing
7
2.8
Zetarita
T: K A Lees J: Dylan Gibbons 53.5
3f Capitalist (AUS) x Onemorezeta (AUS) (Onemorenomore (AUS))
8
4.0
Rubinocchi
T: Joseph Pride J: Tyler Schiller 53.5
3f Rubick (AUS) x Tiger Eyes (AUS) (Choisir (AUS))
Inglis Classic Yearling Sale $45,000
V:Valiant Stud, Aberdeen
B: Proven Thoroughbreds / Joe Pride Racing
Inglis Australian Weanling Sale $15,000
V:Fairhill Farm, Mulbring
B: Mullaglass
9
4.4
Von Trapp
T: Mark Newnham J: Tom Sherry 54
3f Frankel (GB) x Chortle (GB) (Dubawi (IRE))
10
4.7
Mallory
T: G Ryan & S Alexiou J: J Parr 58
3f Not A Single Doubt (AUS) x Panorama Ridge (USA) (Empire Maker (USA))
11
6.1
Sky Command
T: G Ryan & S Alexiou J: B Avdulla 57
3f Deep Field (AUS) x Love Commands (AUS) (Commands (AUS))
12
6.2
Authentic Jewel
T: Brad Widdup J: J Ford 56.5
3f I Am Invincible (AUS) x Gold And Diamonds (NZ) (Fastnet Rock (AUS))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $650,000
V:Yulong, Nagambie, Vic
B: BK Racing/Guy Mulcaster
13
6.9
Sonnet Star
T: D Lane J: R Dolan 54
3f Star Turn (AUS) x Seven Sonnets (AUS) (Poet's Voice (GB))
14
7.7
Flying Evelyn
T: Paul Messara J: A Bullock 57.5
3f Not A Single Doubt (AUS) x Champagne Run (USA) (More Than Ready (USA))
MM Gold Coast Yearling Sale $500,000
V:Arrowfield Stud, Scone, NSW
B: John Sadler Racing
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