Countess Delta

Countess Delta

Sire: Skilled

Dam: Hutt's Image

Colour: Brown

Gender: Mare

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Oct 15th, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Royal Blue, Cream Diagonal Stripes, Purple Cap


D R Roberts, Mrs L J Arcus, M Arcus & P R Back

Career Record: 19-1-4-5

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    5.3 %
  • Place
    47.4 %





Bay or Brown mareFoaled in 2013

SKILLED (AUS) Cotehele HouseMy Swanee
2007DextrousQuest for FameRainbow Quest
  Many HandsHandy Proverb
DamSpectrumRainbow QuestBlushing Groom
HUTT'S IMAGE (AUS) River DancerIrish River
2002Hutt StarSemipalatinskNodouble
  Indian VentureRascolnik

SKILLED (AUS) (Bay 2007-Stud 2012). 3 wins at 2, AJC Champagne S., Gr.1. Brother to SW Ambidexter. Sire of 62 rnrs, 24 wnrs, inc. Cayman Dayze, Miss Jane, So Skilled, Altered, Lady Skills, Little Elsa, Pecans, Leishman, The Skrill, Fiscal Fantasy, Regina del Nilo, Valiant Green, Conwoman, Crying Cheetah, Kamindu, Myopic, Skilled Assassin, Skilled Hunter, Skilled Magic, Skillriva, Stately Lady, Tradies Tea Break, Trampers, Undetected, etc.


1st dam

HUTT'S IMAGE, by Spectrum. Unplaced. Half-sister to LOLITA STAR, BEREZNY, So Tempted (dam of HAPPY ARCHER, FEMINA FASHION). Dam of five named foals, four to race, two winners, inc:-

Lizana (f. by Host). 4 wins at 1050m, 1200m, SAJC Schweppes H., 3d SAJC Australia Day Races H.

Our Cover Girl (f. by Dubai Destination). Winner at 1300m in Aust.

Countess Delta (f. by Skilled). See below.


2nd dam

Hutt Star, by Semipalatinsk. 6 wins to 1400m, A$78,180, SAJC Directors Special S., Toujours Mio H., Bonnetts Saddlery S., 2d VATC Jewel H., L, SAJC Victoria Short H., Star Style Girl H., King Stephen H., Parsons H., Coral Sea H., 3d SAJC AWA H., FW Beazley H., Kentland H., Countess Marizza H., Pioneer Homes H., Lady Nurmi H. Three-quarter-sister to Give to Thee, Palmyra Bay (dam of LITTLE PATTIE). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

LOLITA STAR (Jeune). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2000m, A$301,000, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, VATC Light Ice H., Jayco Campers 2YO H., 2d SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Let's Elope S., L, SAJC Proud Miss 2YO H., VATC Courtza H., 4th Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, South Australian Oaks, Gr.1, SAJC HC Nitschke S., L. Dam of-

National Theatre - Nation Theatre (Sing.). 5 wins at 1600m, 1700m in Aust. and Singapore, Singapore TC Class 4 H.-twice, Kranji D S.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Class 4 H., Kranji D S., Class 5 H., 3d Singapore TC Benchmark 83 H., Any Humour S., Benchmark 74 H., Benchmark 67 H., Class 4 H.

Sweet Scene. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Better Choice. Winner at 1200m in 2017-18, HKJC Chevalier Cold Storage H.

Single Barrel. Winner at 1300m, SAJC Quayclean P., 3d SAJC Moet & Chandon H.

BEREZNY (Bellotto). 3 wins at 1200m, 1450m, A$146,650, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, Gr.3, MRC Lawrence H., 2d MRC Manfred Welter H., VRC Scalzo Food Industries H., Dulcify H., John Walker H., 3d MRC Vite Cheval H., MVRC Dominant Homecare Mile H., VATC Cambria 2YO H., 4th VRC Carbine Club S., Gr.3.

Vivonne Bay. 8 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$76,350, Oakbank RC Mistral H., SAJC Nui Dat H., 3d SAJC Top Cut H., KPMG H., T&G Printing H., SA Chamber Industries H.

Real Shanty. 6 wins from 1200m to 1800m, SAJC Fraar H., The Aristocrat H., 3d SAJC Vanellus Global H., Gapilo Food Company H., Umrum H.

Luanda Star. 2 wins at 1200m, 1250m, SAJC It's Xmas - Call the Broadway Butcher H., 3d SAJC Triple A Crash Repairs H. Producer.

So Tempted. Winner at 1250m, SAJC Kangaroo Island Sea Link H. Dam of-

HAPPY ARCHER (Dubawi). 7 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, R1,364,940, Greyville Thekwini S., Gr.1, Garden Province S., Gr.1, Gold Bracelet S., Gr.2, Clairwood Soccer 6 P., Turffontein Happy & Safe Easter P., 2d Clairwood Tibouchina S., Gr.2, Turffontein Starling S., Gr.3, Clairwood Lasertec Olivetti S., 3d Greyville Garden Province S., Gr.1, Turffontein Empress Club S., Gr.1-twice, Ipi Tombe Challenge, Gr.2, Clairwood DPG Logistics S., Protea Truck & Bus Parts P. Producer.

FEMINA FASHION (Shamardal). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, A$407,600, Gold Coast Bracelet, L, BRC LED Superscreens H., Ormiston College H., GCTC Magic Millions Stayers Cup, AJC H., 2d BRC Doomben Roses, Gr.3, Avant Garde Recruitment Quality H., Origin Kebabs H., 4th BRC Chairman's H., Gr.3, BTC Golden S., L, Newcastle JC Tibbie S., L. Dam of-

Fantastic Man. Winner at 1600m in 2016-17, 2d ATC Schweppes P.

So Delicious. 2 wins at 1350m, 1700m, 2d BRC Bundaberg Distilling Company H., 3d BRC Channel Seven H.

He's So Tempting. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1650m, 2d Townsville TC Office Choice QTIS 600 2YO P.

Padawan Star. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Oxford Don. Winner at 1200m in Aust.


3rd dam

INDIAN VENTURE, by Rascolnik. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Mineral Man, How About Now (dam of SHIVA'S REVENGE, NOW'S GOOD), half-sister to Give to Thee, Palmyra Bay (dam of LITTLE PATTIE). Dam of 5 named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Hutt Star (Semipalatinsk). 6 wins. See above.

Asian Odyssey. 4 wins from 1800m to 3100m, SAJC Tattersalls Heritage P., 3YO H., 2d SAJC Westfield Arndale H., Imposing H.

Joetinsky. 3 wins from 1600m to 2400m, WATC Irwin H., 2d WATC Home Security H., 3d WATC Inverary H.


Race Record:

Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.