Bay horseFoaled in 2006

SireStorm CatStorm BirdNorthern Dancer
TALE OF THE CAT (USA) TerlinguaSecretariat
1994YarnMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
  NarrateHonest Pleasure
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
LEGIBLE (NZ) Lady GiselleNureyev
1999Waihora's LassTightsNijinsky
  IndhiraTaipan II

TALE OF THE CAT (USA) (Bay 1994-Stud 1999). 5 wins, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.2. Champion USA Sire of 2YOs, 2003. Sire of 1345 rnrs, 969 wnrs, 74 SW, inc. Gio Ponti (Santa Anita Frank E Kilroe Mile H., Gr.1), Glamour Puss, Tale of Ekati, Lion Heart, Tell a Tale, My Trusty Cat, Gathering, Cat Moves, Falkirk, Real Saga, Trusting, Be Gentle, Spellbinder, Scaredee Cat, Overdriven, Willow Creek, Alpha Kitten, Pureness, Cat by the Tale, etc.


1st dam

LEGIBLE, by Zabeel. 5 wins from 1400m to 2400m, A$530,500, MRC Sandown Classic, Gr.2, Membership P., Mornington RC RM Ansett Classic, MRC Chaise H., MVRC Emergency Services H., 2d Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2, MRC Gipsy Queen H., 3d MRC Robert Taranto H., Azzurro H. Dam of four named foals, three to race, two winners, inc:-

TRUSTING (c. by Tale of the Cat). 4 wins. See below.

Mount Everest (g. by Exceed and Excel). 5 wins from 1600m to 2050m, A$88,301, MVRC Arrow Training Services H., Hambros & Cahill Lawyers H., 2d Terang Cup, 3d AJC Fujitsu H.

Fathom (g. by Holy Roman Emperor). Placed at 2 in 2011-12, 3d BRC Winning Edge Presentations 2YO H.


2nd dam

WAIHORA'S LASS, by Tights. 11 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$167,250, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, Levin RC Ryder S., L, Hawke's Bay Toops Wholesale Sprint H., Haunui Farm WFA S., Horizon Homes H., WRC More FM H., Hawke's Bay The Flash Graduation H., 2d CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, WRC Greek Meer Juvenile H., 3d Egmont RC Fayette Park S., Gr.3, Foxton Trophy S., 4th New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Levin RC Bayer Classic, Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Enerco S., Gr.2, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, CJC Churchill S.H., L. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, inc:-

LEGIBLE (Zabeel). 5 wins. See above.

Hathrah. Unplaced. Dam of-

Faenza. Winner at 1500m in 2010-11, BRC St Margaret's School H., 2d BRC Bundaberg Red Rum P.

Zalila. Raced once. Dam of-

Mini the Mouse. 6 wins to 1550m to 2011 in Phil.


3rd dam

INDHIRA, by Taipan II. Winner at 1200m, 3d STC Monterey S. Half-sister to LITTLE PAPOOSE, BIG SIOUX. Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

WAIHORA'S LASS (Tights). 11 wins. See above.

Our Lodge. Unplaced. Dam of-

BOLD LINE (Double Vice). 14 wins to 1400m, A$216,980, to 2011-12, SAJC Manihi Classic, L, City of West Torrens Trophy H., Calvary North Adelaide H., 2d SAJC City of Marion S., L, Chrysler Jeep Dodge Matrice S., L, Marsh H., Melbourne Cup Day at Allan Scott Park H., Holdfast Insurance H., Adelaide Casino H., Irish Race Day in August H., 3d SAJC Durbridge S., L, Sportingbet H., Marsh H., Flight Centre H., Tooheys H.


4th dam

EAGLE'S EYRIE, by Bald Eagle. Unraced. Dam of 11 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

LITTLE PAPOOSE (Sobig). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, South Australian Oaks, Gr.1, SAJC Gallipoli H., Transition H., 2d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, SAJC Baker H., 4th VRC Craiglee S., Gr.2. Dam of-

YOU BE THE JUDGE (Twig Moss). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1850m, SAJC Cheltenham S., Gr.3, Walter Brown S.H., L, Kentland H., 3d SAJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2.

BIG SIOUX (Sobig). 4 wins at 2, SAJC Bloodhorse Breeders' S., Gr.2, Morphettville P., L, PARC Glenrae Stud H., Strathdownie Stud H., 4th VRC Bloodhorse Breeders P., Gr.2. Dam of-

KAYSIBOY (Boysie Boy). 13 wins from 1000m to 2800m, A$118,420, VRC Carbine Club S., L, 3d Moonee Valley S., Gr.2.

Teton. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, SAJC Modbury H. Dam of-

FORK TONGUE (Twig Moss). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, VATC Catanach's H., L, 3d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Storm of Words. 2 wins at 1400m, 2200m, VATC Leica Show H. Dam of-

STORM SIGNAL (Keltrice). 8 wins to 1400m, A$475,375, MRC WW Cockram S., Gr.3, VRC Maybe Mahal P., L, BTC Glenlogan Park S., L, 3d QTC Dane Ripper P., Gr.3.

Teton Moss. 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m. Dam of-

GOLD CITY (Gold and Ivory). Joint third top filly on The 1996-97 Australasian 4YO+ Classification. 8 wins from 1200m to 2150m, NZ$66,175, A$423,780, VATC Eclipse S., Gr.3, 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Hardy Brothers Classic S., Gr.3, 3d VATC St George S., Gr.2.

SIOUX CHIEF (Noalcoholic). 10 wins-1 at 2-to 1550m, A$150,208, STC Darby Munro H., L, 3d QTC Sir Byrne Hart S., Gr.3.

Jovan. 2 wins at 1600m, AJC Selene H., Jimmy Munro H. Dam of-

NORTHEAST SHEILA (Keltrice). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 900m, 1000m, A$187,700, VATC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3, VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, 2d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3, 3d VATC Chirnside S., Gr.2. Dam of-

JACQUELINE ROUGE (Ne Coupez Pas). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$423,000, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Mile, L, 3d QTC Dane Ripper S., Gr.3.

KABLAMMO (Marauding). 10 wins from 1200m to 2100m, A$331,550, VRC HKJC Melbourne Cup Day P., L, 3d AJC Hall Mark S., L.

DASHING GRANADA (Keltrice). 2 wins at 2, A$135,100, VRC Shamrock Travel H., L, 3d VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2. Dam of-

CELEBRITY GIRL (Starcraft). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1100m, A$186,638, to 2011-12, VRC Cap d'Antibes S., L, 3d VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2.

Flying Eagle. Unraced. Dam of-

On the Wind. Raced once. Dam of-

Kendall. Unraced. Dam of-

SILENT IMPACT (Casual Lies). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2600m, A$491,120, Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.3, Gosford Gold Cup, Gr.3, STC WJ McKell Cup, L, 3d BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3.


Race Record: 24 Starts 4-4-3 A$935,600.

4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, A$935,600, to 2011-12, AJC Warwick S., Gr.2, ATC Hill S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, STC Grey Gums Hotel Penrith 2YO H., 2d AJC Epsom H., Gr.1, George Main S., Gr.1, STC Golden Rose S., Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, 3d ATC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, WATC Kingston Town Classic, Gr.1, STC Concorde S., Gr.3.