Louey Veloce


Sire: No Excuse Needed
Dam: Kathy O'Reilly
Colour: Bay
Gender: Gelding
Age: 7 year old
Foaled: Nov 9th, 2010
Country: New Zealand
Silks: Red, Crossed Royal Blue Sashes, White Stars On Royal Blue Sleeves, White Stars On Royal Blue Cap

Owners

Graceland Stable


Pedigree

 

 LOUEY VELOCE (NZ)

 

Bay geldingFoaled in 2010

SireMachiavellianMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
NO EXCUSE NEEDED (GB) Coup de FolieHalo
1998NawaietZilzalNureyev
  Greenland ParkRed God
DamO'ReillyLast TycoonTry My Best
KATHY O'REILLY (NZ) CourtzaPompeii Court
2004Match PointZabeelSir Tristram
  BenazirVice Regal

NO EXCUSE NEEDED (GB) (Chestnut 1998-Stud 2003). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1m, Goodwood Celebration Mile S., Gr.2. Champion NZ Sire of 2YOs 2007-08. Sire of 386 rnrs, 221 wnrs, 18 SW, inc. Daffodil (New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1), I Do, No Excuse Maggie, Timy Tyler, Justanexcuse, Take the Rap - St Rap (H.K.), Grand Dancer, Vincent Mangano, Snow Excuse, Taurus, Under the Sun, Champagne Needed, Santos, Lesley Brook, Masquerade, Mercury Mistress, etc.

 

1st dam

KATHY O'REILLY, by O'Reilly. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Three-quarter-sister to Critical Angel. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-

Louey Veloce (g. by No Excuse Needed). 3 wins. See below.

 

2nd dam

MATCH POINT, by Zabeel. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Sayyida (dam of OCEAN PARK), half-sister to CRITIC. Dam of 8 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Bondarenko. 3 wins at 1300m, 1600m in Aust.

 

3rd dam

BENAZIR, by Vice Regal. 3 wins from 1350m to 1650m, BATC Orlando Improvers' H., Racecourse H., QTC Blackhawk Novice H., 2d BATC Emancipation Improvers' H., Scene on TV Graduation S., QTC Mister Hush Improvers' H. Half-sister to COURTZA (dam of O'REILLY), OUR POMPEII, FIXED FLUSH, LOST VALLEY, HUNZA COURT, Hunza's Ace, Minidece (dam of TISZAE). Dam of 12 named foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

CRITIC (Centaine). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, NZ$217,375, Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, Otago RC South Island 3YO Championship Final, L, Rotorua S., L, Southland RC New Zealand Bloodstock Air Freight S., L, ARC Waste Management P., Jacobsen Headstones H., Avondale JC New Zealand Bloodstock 2YO H., WRC Douro Cup, 2d BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy, Gr.2, Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, Ashburton RC Inglewood S., L, Counties RC Franklin Builders H., 3d Egmont RC Fayette Park S., Gr.3, CJC Warstep S., L, 4th ARC Easter H., Gr.1, Avondale JC 2YO Fillies S., L, WRC Anniversary H., L. Dam of-

Critical Angel (O'Reilly). Winner at 1200m, 2d VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, ATC Shamrock Developments International 2YO H., MRC LUCRF Jockeys Trust H.

Monkani. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$80,765, AJC Cornucopia Committee Incorporated H., Mahogany St Covet H., STC Springwood 2YO H., 2d STC Tramore H. Dam of-

October Son (Octagonal). 5 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$159,500, Illawarra TC Kembla Grange Cup, AJC Striking Force H., Ashfields Farm H., 3d STC Sky High S., L.

Eastern Princess. 6 wins from 1600m to 2200m, A$76,560, MVRC Hoyts Highpoint Quality H., VATC VAFA H., VRC Magnifique H., MVRC Sawasdee Thai Restaurant H. Dam of-

Sayyida. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, BOP RC Dunstan Stayers Championship Qualifier. Broodmare of the Year in NZ in 2012-13. Dam of-

OCEAN PARK (Thorn Park). Horse of the Year in NZ in 2012-13. Champion Middle Distance Horse in AUS & NZ in 2012-13. 8 wins from 1200m to 2050m, NZ$343,925, A$2,529,000, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Makfi Challenge S., Gr.1, MRC Underwood S., Gr.1, Caulfield S., Gr.1, Wellington S., Gr.3, ARC Trevor Eagle Memorial 3YO H., 2d ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Great Northen Guineas, Gr.2, Waikato Guineas, Gr.3, 3d VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, 4th Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1.

Brilliant Princess. Unraced. Dam of-

PRINCE KAAPSTAD (Kaapstad). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, NZ$507,990, ARC Easter H., Gr.1, Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Carbine Club Trophy, Avondale JC Avondale Cup 5th December H., BOP RC First Sovereign Trust 2YO H., 2d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Classic Hits H., 3d Hawkes Bay Mudgway Partsworld S., Gr.1, BOP RC Tauranga S., Gr.3, ARC Rotary Club of Auckland East H., Waikato RC Supporters H., 4th Hawkes Bay Windsor Park Challenge P., Gr.1, ARC Great Northern Foal S., L.

Srikandi. Placed in NZ. Dam of-

Pennies in Heaven. 5 wins from 1400m to 2150m, Avondale JC Ego Fast H., BOP RC J Swap Contractors H. Dam of-

SINGLE CURRENCY (Bachelor Duke). 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$100,800, Waikato RC Sprint H., L, Rich Hill Stud H., 3d ARC New Zealand Thoroughbred Showcase H., 4th Waikato RC Shaw's Wire Ropes Sprint H., L.

SUPER JOCKEY (Sandtrap). 5 wins at 1200m, NZ$12,500, HK$6,153,750, K$392,000,000, 1,688,200Dhs, to 2016 in NZ, HK and Korea, Seoul Korea Sprint, L, 2d Meydan Dubai Golden Shaheen, Gr.1, HKJC Premier Bowl H., HK-2, National Day Cup, HK-3.

Scally Wag. Raced once. Dam of-

Savannah Dancer (Savabeel). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, NZ$7,500, A$10,390, S$214,501, Singapore TC Benchmark 65 H., 2d Singapore TC Kranji A S., 3d Singapore TC Three Rings Trophy, Sgp-3, ARC Crombie Lockwood 3YO S.

 

Race Record: 21 Starts 3-2-6 NZ$20,225, S$73,025.

3 wins to 1400m to 2016 in NZ and Singapore, Singapore TC Victoria Peak S., 2d Singapore TC Class 4 H., 3d Singapore TC Super Racer S., Kranji D S.-twice, Class 4 H.-3 times.