MAN OF HIS WORD


MAN OF HIS WORD

Sire: LOPE DE VEGA

Dam: Mandalina

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Nov 12th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Black, Gold Star, Checked Sleeves

Trainer's Name: Dean Krongold


Owners

D Aslett, T Bellear, P Carey, R Clavan, G Diaz, R Drew, I Duncan, Forte Racing, E Garcia, P Hogan, R King, L Lewis, N McCan, G Purcill, P Schoenknecht, W Sorensen, T Steer, D Strachan.


Career Record: 36-6-6-4

  • Prizemoney
    $443,590.00
  • Wins
    16.7 %
  • Place
    27.8 %

Horse Description:

Purchased for only $10,000 as a yearling and has now banked over $440,000 in earnings, winning at listed level (17/12/2016) and finishing third in the Group 2 Hollindale Stakes at Gold Coast (5/05/2018) under weight-for-age conditions.


Pedigree

 

 MAN OF HIS WORD (AUS)

 

Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireShamardalGiant's CausewayStorm Cat
LOPE DE VEGA (IRE) HelsinkiMachiavellian
2007Lady VettoriVettoriMachiavellian
  Lady GolcondaKendor
DamFasliyevNureyevNorthern Dancer
MANDALINA (AUS) Mr. P's PrincessMr. Prospector
2001Mohave DancerZabeelSir Tristram
  Ebony SyeVice Regal

LOPE DE VEGA (IRE) (Chestnut 2007-Stud 2011). 4 wins-2 at 2, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1. Sire of 540 rnrs, 345 wnrs, 45 SW, inc. Belardo (Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1), Santa Ana Lane, Vega Magic, The Right Man, Capla Temptress, Jemayel, Very Special, Hero Look, Endless Drama, Spanish Reef, Spanish Whisper, French Fern, Candy Store, Steel of Madrid - Calderon (Aust.), Antonia de Vega, Phoenix of Spain, Soustraction, Divine Unicorn, etc.

 

1st dam

MANDALINA, by Fasliyev. Placed at 3 in Aust. Half-sister to NATURAL BLITZ, Win for Wilson, Super Blitz, Our Mohave (dam of MOHAVE PRINCESS). Dam of seven foals, six to race, four winners, inc:-

MAN OF HIS WORD (g. by Lope de Vega). 6 wins. See below.

Greatballs of Fire (g. by Casino Prince). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m to 2017, Singapore TC Kranji D S., Rising Empire S., Class 5 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Kranji D S.-twice, Zac Spirit S., Class 5 H.-3 times, 3d Singapore TC Wealth & Treasures S., Class 4 H., Class 5 H.-3 times, 4th Singapore TC More Magic 3YO Championship, L.

Run for Layla (f. by Galileo). 3 wins at 1800m, 2200m in Aust. Dam of-

Layla's Lad. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m to 2016-17, 2d Ipswich TC Buy Now 1866 on the Green H.

Always Thinking (f. by Husson). Winner at 1000m in Aust.

First Reading (f. by Lope de Vega). Placed at 3 in 2017-18 in Aust.

Cuddles for Layla (f. by Galileo). Unplaced. Dam of-

Another Nomore. Winner at 1200m in 2017-18 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

MOHAVE DANCER, by Zabeel. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, AJC Reginald Allen H., L, STC Sans Souci 2YO H., 2d STC Round Table 2YO H., 3d STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, 4th AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2. Half-sister to Black Opera. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

NATURAL BLITZ (Dehere). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2400m, A$1,258,180, MRC Autumn Classic, Gr.2, MVRC John F Feehan S., Gr.2, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, STC Tulloch S., Gr.2, Hill S., Gr.2, Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Gold Cup, L, MRC Midnight Fever H., 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, STC Sky High S., L, 3d BTC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, AJC Craven P., Gr.3, VRC Auckland Racing Club H., L, Springtime S., L, Hanan Displays 2YO H., MVRC Sport 927 2YO H., 4th MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, MRC St George S., Gr.2, Gosford Gold Cup, Gr.3. Sire.

Win for Wilson (Encosta de Lago). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, A$106,415, SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville 2YO H., 2d SAJC Jansz S., Gr.3, Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, 3d SAJC Oaklands P., L.

Super Blitz (Thunder Gulch). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2100m, A$134,000, HK$2,411,500, VATC Anonyme 2YO H., HKJC Michael's Choice H., Peninsula Golden Jubilee Challenge Cup H., 2d MVRC William Inglis Cup, L, HKJC Paris H., Quicken Away H., 3d SAJC Magic Millions Adelaide 2YO Classic, HKJC Tai Mo Shan H., Lights of Million Hopes H., VRC Springtime Welter H., HKJC Cheung Fat H., 4th SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.2, VATC Debutant S., L.

Our Mohave. 4 wins from 1500m to 2100m, MRC Nunkalowe H. Dam of-

MOHAVE PRINCESS (Mount Nelson). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, R418,125, Clairwood Devon Air S., L, Kenilworth Bloodstock SA H., 2d South African Oaks, Gr.1, 3d Turffontein Yellowwood H., Gr.3, Pinnacle S.

Black Canyon. 4 wins at 1600m, 1800m in Aust.

Mancuso. 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m in Aust.

Casino Blitz. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Dance With Zeel. Unraced. Dam of-

So You Drink. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, MRC William Hill H., 2d MRC Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa H., MiStable H., 3d SAJC Fred Vella Tyres & Crash Repairs 2YO H.

Amelia's la Bout. Winner at 2 in 2017-18, WATC Tabtouch 2YO P.

 

3rd dam

EBONY SYE, by Vice Regal. Unraced. Half-sister to ECHO LASS (dam of DES'S DREAM), LIFE AT THE TOP. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

MOHAVE DANCER (Zabeel). 3 wins. See above.

Black Opera (Western Symphony). Winner at 1200m, 2d South Australian S., Gr.3, VATC Gwyn Nursery S., L, Sandown S., 3d SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.2, VRC Original Recipe H., 4th MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2.

Last Judgement. 3 wins from 1350m to 4000m, WRC Comeskey Grant H., 3d Waikato RC IRL Club Furniture H.

 

4th dam

MOHAVE, by Jim French. Unraced. Half-sister to HARD FOUR, Caramel Chewy. Dam of 11 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

ECHO LASS (Prince Echo). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$96,665, A$83,500, ARC Ladies Mile, Gr.3, VRC Honda Legend S., L, 2d ARC Easter H., Gr.1, VATC Tristarc S., L, 3d BOP RC Personalities' S., L, Waipa RC Galilee S., L. Dam of-

DES'S DREAM (Dahar). 9 wins from 1400m to 1600m, NZ$98,375, A$331,420, AJC All-Aged S., Gr.1, Waikato RC Windsor Park Sprint H., L, MVRC Travis Harrison Cup, VATC Ben Chaffey H., Avondale JC West Auckland Club H., Cambridge JC Logan Thoroughbred Insurance H., Rotorua RC Drainage Merchants H., 2d WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, 3d AJC George Main S., Gr.1, Matamata Cup, L, 4th AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1, ARC Armacup Maritime Services Trophy, Gr.2.

Biennale. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Brightstone Cider H. Dam of-

SIR ANDREW (Sir Percy). 2 wins at 1150m, 1400m, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.2, 2d VRC Pancare H., ARC Celebrating Baker Racing H., 3d Hawkes Bay Trinity Hill H., 4th VRC Sofitel H., L.

LIFE AT THE TOP (Prince Echo). 8 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$162,470, QTC Bribie H., L, VRC 1278 3AW H., AJC Percy Marks Jewel H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L. Producer.

Miss Dahlia. 4 wins from 1200m to 1800m, QTC Riccarton H., 4th QTC Easter Cup, L. Dam of-

Guardian Miss. Unraced. Dam of-

Oakwood (Spartacus). Winner at 2, 2d Levin RC Ryder S., L, Foxton RC Castletown S., L. Dam of-

CRYPTIC (Sakhee's Secret). Winner at 2, WRC Wellesley S., L, 3d CJC Canterbury Belle S., L.

 

Race Record: 36 Starts 6-6-4 A$443,590.

6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$443,590, to 2016-17, BRC Brisbane H., L, Weareco H., Chairman's Club H., Walking on Sunshine Foundation H., 2d ATC Winter S., L, BRC Bernborough H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Carlton Mid H., BRC Iona Old Boys' H., SCTC Coolum Caprice H., BRC Heinrich Racing P., 3d GCTC AD Hollindale S., Gr.2, Qld Tatt's RC GH Mumm H., L, SCTC Glasshouse H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Centenary Classic Mercedes-Benz 2YO H., 4th BRC Spear Chief H., L, GCTC Goldmarket H., L.