So Belafonte


So Belafonte

Sire: Medaglia d'Oro

Dam: Very Discreet

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Aug 19th, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Lime Green


Owners

D L Field, Dr R L De Ross, J M Sullivan, Mrs F J Sullivan, T J Sullivan, Mrs C D Sullivan, P J Francis, Mrs K A Francis & K W Francis


Career Record: 15-1-3-3

  • Prizemoney
    $36,900.00
  • Wins
    6.7 %
  • Place
    40.0 %

Pedigree

 

 SO BELAFONTE (AUS)

 

Bay geldingFoaled in 2013

SireEl PradoSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
MEDAGLIA D'ORO (USA) Lady CapuletSir Ivor
1999Cappucino BayBailjumperDamascus
  Dubbed InSilent Screen
DamExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
VERY DISCREET (AUS) PatronaLomond
2005She's DiscreetEuclaseCentury
  Halo AgainDon't Say Halo

MEDAGLIA D'ORO (USA) (Bay or Brown 1999-Stud 2005). 8 wins to 1¼m, Gulfstream Donn H., Gr.1. Sire of 1148 rnrs, 736 wnrs, 112 SW, inc. Songbird (Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies, Gr.1), Rachel Alexandra, Talismanic, Vancouver, Passion for Gold, Marketing Mix, Mshawish, New Money Honey, Plum Pretty, Bolt d'Oro, Elate, Champagne d'Oro, Gabby's Golden Gal, Astern, Coffee Clique, Dickinson, Lochte, Violence, C.S. Silk, Bar Of Gold, Warrior's Reward, etc.

 

1st dam

VERY DISCREET, by Exceed and Excel. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$356,955, Oakbank S., L, SAJC WH Wylie H., L, Durbridge S., L, VRC Crown Promenade S., L, SAJC Veolia H., Distinctive Homes 2YO H., 2d SAJC Dequetteville S., L, 3d SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, Yallambee Classic, Gr.2, MVRC Leilani Classic, SAJC Allan Scott Park Flying H. Three-quarter-sister to SERENELY DISCREET, JUST DISCREET, Always Discreet, half-sister to FOREVER DISCREET, I'M DISCREET, Truly Discreet. Dam of five named foals, four to race, three winners, inc:-

Naafer (c. by Lonhro). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1150m, 1200m, R489,375, to 2017-18, Turffontein Citizen S., 2d Turffontein South African Nursery, Gr.1, Merchants H., Gr.2, Full Dividend No Limits Graduation P.

Pomp (g. by Street Sense). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$80,890, SAJC Hughes Chauffeured Limos H., Campolina Stud P., 3d SAJC Schweppes 3YO H.

So Belafonte (g. by Medaglia d'Oro). Winner. See below.

Approach Discreet (c. by Dawn Approach). Placed at 2 in 2017-18 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

SHE'S DISCREET, by Euclase. 4 wins to 1200m, A$123,180, SAJC Dermody S., Gr.3, Honda 3YO Fillies Classic, Flaming Wonder 3YO H., Velma Kelly H., 2d SAJC Montrose Lass H., 3d SAJC Henley Square H. Sister to BE DISCREET, half-sister to GILDED ANGEL, MY ADVOCATOR, OAHU, Oh So Discreet (dam of MAYBE DISCREET, JUST DISCREET). Dam of 13 foals, all winners, inc:-

I'M DISCREET (Elusive Quality). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$402,485, SAJC HC Nitschke S., L, Laelia S., L, Fyfe 2YO H., Jordan Plumbing 2YO H., VRC Luxbet Championship Heat 2 H., SAJC Caroma Dorf H., Pewsey Vale H., 2d MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, Pin & Win for Epilepsy H., East Malvern Community Bank Cup, Winning Edge Presentations Cup, 3d VRC PFD Food Services S., Gr.3, SAJC Dequetteville S., L, City of Adelaide H., L, 4th VRC Blazer S., Gr.2, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, L, VRC March S., L. Dam of-

SERENELY DISCREET (Exceed and Excel). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$213,500, to 2016-17, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, SAJC Nespresso 2YO P., Hughes Chauffeured Limos H., 3d SAJC Schweppes H., 4th SAJC Dequetteville S., L.

VERY DISCREET (Exceed and Excel). 6 wins. See above.

FOREVER DISCREET (Bernardini). Winner at 1600m, A$85,405, SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, 2d SAJC Jock's 80th Birthday P., 3d Oakbank RC Musgrove Wheeler Life Members H., SAJC Celebrating 140 Years 2YO H.

Truly Discreet (Teofilo). 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$260,875, in 2017-18, MRC Ladbrokes Info Hub H., MVRC Odds Boost Exotics H., 3d Bendigo Guineas, L, MRC Thomas North H., VRC Living Legend Rogan Josh H.

Disquiet. 8 wins to 1350m, A$242,390, SAJC Allan Scott Morphettville H., Allan Scott Park Morphettville Flying H.-twice, Tooheys New H., Medallion Homes H., Clipsal H., Toro H., Unity Group H., 2d SAJC Schweppes H., Gary Radford & Sons H., Tooheys New H., 3d SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville Flying H., Scott Group of Companies Quality H.

Never be Discreet. 2 wins at 1400m in 2016-17, SAJC Ubet H., 2d SAJC Holdfast Insurance 2YO H., Ubet P., 3d SAJC Schweppes 2YO P., Julie Gifford P.

You're Discreet. 2 wins at 1550m, 1800m, A$123,030, SAJC Adelaide Galvanising H., Centrebet H., 2d SAJC Australia Day Races H., MVRC Blackwoods H., SAJC Penna Michael Chartered Accountants H., Irish Raceday H., 3d SAJC Oxford Insurance Brokers H., Stuart & Rene's Wedding P.

Tiberius. Winner at 1000m, SAJC Heggies Vineyard P.

 

3rd dam

HALO AGAIN, by Don't Say Halo. 3 wins at 2, SAJC Queen Adelaide S., L, Roulette H., 2d SAJC Balcrest S., L, Morphettville P.H., L, SA TAB H., Golliwog H., 3d South Australian S., Gr.3, SAJC Cinderella S., L, Longyear Centenary H., 4th VATC Sandown Blue Diamond Prelude S., Gr.3. Sister to Secrets, half-sister to ORIENTAL RULER, Lady Chancery (dam of FIRING RANGE). Dam of 7 named foals, all winners, inc:-

BE DISCREET (Euclase). Joint Champion 2YO Filly in Australia in 1996-97. 8 wins-7 at 2-at 1000m, A$197,380, SAJC Dermody S., Gr.3, MVRC William Crockett S., L, SAJC Cinderella S., L, MVRC Bill Collins H., SAJC Turners Butchers 2YO H., Whiplash H., 2d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, SAJC Dequetteville S., L, 3d VATC Chirnside S., Gr.2.

SHE'S DISCREET (Euclase). 4 wins. See above.

GILDED ANGEL (Made of Gold). Winner at 2, A$189,925, VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' S., Gr.3, 2d STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.2, AJC Keith Mackay H., L, 3d MVRC Champagne S., Gr.2, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, MVRC William Crockett S., L, VATC WJ Adams S., L, How Now S., L, 4th STC Magic Night S., Gr.2. Producer.

MY ADVOCATOR (At Talaq). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$147,265, SAJC Tattersall's Cup, L-twice, Classic Mile, L, Ultimate D'Machine H., Life Members H., Red Tempo H., Living Health Quality H., 2d SAJC Ozone Seafront Hotel H.

OAHU (Favorite Trick). 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$216,350, Oakbank RC Clipsal S., L, MRC Jellis Craig Pink Ribbon Cup H., SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Prodec 2YO H., Feltex Carpets H., Hope Island Resort H., 3d SAJC WH Wylie H., L.

Oh So Discreet (Bluebird). 3 wins to 1200m, A$100,470, SAJC Halfway Hotel H., MVRC Pierre Fontaine H., 2d SAJC WH Wylie H., L, 3d SAJC City of Marion S., L, Malaysia Airlines S., L, Durbridge S., L. Dam of-

MAYBE DISCREET (Shamardal). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, A$605,700, SAJC Schweppes Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, City of Adelaide H., L, Spring Racing at Morphettville 2YO H., 2d SAJC Schweppervescence S., Gr.3, Jansz H., Holdfast Business Insurance H., 3d SAJC WH Wylie H., L.

JUST DISCREET (Exceed and Excel). 5 wins to 1300m, A$316,650, SAJC Spring S., Gr.3, Matrice S., L, 2d SAJC Proud Miss S., L, Durbridge S., L, 3d SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3, City of Marion S., L, Christmas H., L.

Always Discreet (Exceed and Excel). 3 wins at 1400m, A$215,685, SAJC CAM Management H., 2d Moonee Valley Fillies Classic, Gr.2, SAJC HC Nitschke S., L, 3d SAJC Cinderella S., L. Producer.

 

Race Record: 13 Starts 1-3-3 A$36,000.

Winner at 2050m in 2017-18, 2d SAJC Sky ATA Trainers Trust H., Quayclean P., 3d SAJC Adelaide Cup Raceday P.