Sire: Night of Thunder

Colour: Chestnut

Dam: Celtic Cutie

Sex: Gelding

Age: 4

Foaled: Nov 05, 2017

Country: Australia

Trainer: Mitchell Freedman


Owners: P A Gorey, J R Sutcliffe, L J Whorlow, Balius Farm (Mgr: Dr T Dieu), A V Hoban & Ms M Hoban

7: 1 - 3 - 0
Wins: 14.3%
Place: 42.9%




Foaled 5th November 2017

SireDubawiDubai MillenniumSeeking the Gold
NIGHT OF THUNDER (IRE) ZomaradahDeploy
2011Forest StormGalileoSadler's Wells
  Quiet StormDesert Prince
DamTeofiloGalileoSadler's Wells
CELTIC CUTIE (IRE) SpeirbheanDanehill
2009Tropical LakeLomondNorthern Dancer
  Star CreamStar Appeal

NIGHT OF THUNDER (IRE) (Chestnut 2011-Stud Ire. 2016, Aust. 2016). 4 wins–2 at 2–at 6f, 1m, €51,435, £829,500, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1, Doncaster S., L, 2d Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1, Newbury Greenham S., Gr.3, 3d Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1. Out of SP Forest Storm. Related to SW Forest Flower (Irish One Thousand Guineas), etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

CELTIC CUTIE, by Teofilo. Winner at 1900m in Aust. Three-quarter-sister to Priomhbhean, half-sister to TROPICAL LADY (dam of ELLTHEA), WILAMINA. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race, inc:-

Raincutter (f. by Helmet). Placed at 3 in 2017-18 in Aust.


2nd dam

TROPICAL LAKE, by Lomond. 10 wins from 1m to 2½m, £126,797, Curragh Irish Lincolnshire H., Aintree Glenlivet Anniversary Hurdle, 2d Leopardstown Bookmakers Hurdle, National Irish Bank Hurdle, Punchestown Downshire Hurdle, Listowel Lartigue H. Hurdle, Leopardstown Lincolnshire Trial, 3d Curragh Irish Cesarewitch H., Punchestown Champion 4YO Hurdle. Dam of 13 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

TROPICAL LADY (Sri Pekan). 8 wins from 7f to 1¼m, €407,623, Curragh Royal Whip S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Brownstown S., Gr.3, Meld S., Gr.3, Curragh Kilboy Estate S., L, Budweiser Guinness H., Boylesports 75 Nationwide H., 2d Curragh Royal Whip S., Gr.2, Park Express S., L, Leopardstown Vodafone Perfect Fit H., Curragh S., 3d Curragh Minstrel S., Gr.3, Gowran Park Victor McCalmont Memorial S., L, 4th Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.1. Dam of-

ELLTHEA (Kodiac). 3 wins at 2, Naas Park S., Gr.3, Doncaster Carrie Red Fillies' Nursery H., 3d Fontainebleau Prix Ceres, L.

Von Blucher (Zoffany). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 6½f to 1m to 2018, Newmarket Bet365 Mile, Doncaster Lakeside Village Outlet Shopper H., Newcastle H., 2d Redcar Guisborough S., L, Doncaster Vertem Stockbrokers H., Newbury Betfred TV Ladies Day H., 3d Ascot Albert Bartlett H., York H., Newmarket Racing UK HD H.

Tropical Mist. Winner at 7f, 2d Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms Fillies H. Dam of-

Tredos. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1500m, 1600m to 2018 in Spain, 3d Madrid Premio Gran Criterium.

Long John Silver. 2 wins at 9½f, 2m to 2018 in GB.

WILAMINA (Zoffany). 3 wins from 1m to 10¼f, £148,187, €28,375, to 2018, Epsom Princess Elizabeth S., Gr.3, Nottinghamshire Oaks, L, Newmarket S., 2d Curragh Kilboy Estate S., Gr.2, Newmarket Dahlia S., Gr.2, Sandown Distaff S., L, 3d Royal Ascot Duke of Cambridge S., Gr.2, Gowran Park Lanwades Stud S., Gr.3.

Priomhbhean (Galileo). 5 wins from 1m to 1½m, Leopardstown Stepaside H., Foxrock S., 2d Dundalk Carlingford S., L. Producer.

Celtic Cutie. Winner. See above.

Deorai. Winner at 2 in Ireland.

Seeability. Winner at 3m in Ireland.

Ballyadam Lee. Winner at 2½m in Ireland.

Tropical Lilly. Unraced. Dam of-

Kilbarry Classic. Winner at 2m in Ireland. Dam of-

Embittered. Winner at 2m in 2018, 3d Leopardstown Matheson INH Flat Race.

Palm Lake. Unraced. Dam of-

Ginger Princess. 2 wins at 7f, Leopardstown Evening Meetings H.


3rd dam

STAR CREAM, by Star Appeal. Raced twice. Half-sister to TROPICARO (dam of THE SCOUT), Now That's Funny (dam of SILVER COMIC, COMIC STRIP, LUCAYAN PRINCE, AKIBA), Defeat Deheat (dam of CANELA FINA). Dam of 16 foals, 12 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Tropical Lake. 10 wins. See above.


4th dam

TROPICAL CREAM, by Creme Dela Creme. 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, Saint-Cloud Prix Cléopâtre, Gr.3, Chantilly Prix d'Aumale, L, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix de Flore, Gr.3, La Coupe de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.3, Deauville Prix du Calvados, L, 3d Longchamp Prix de l'Opera, Gr.2, Deauville Prix de la Cote Normande, Gr.3, Grand Prix de Bordeaux, L, 4th Evry Prix Chloé, Gr.3. Half-sister to Dusk (dam of JOHNNY D, STARDUSK). Dam of 13 foals, 12 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

TROPICARO (Caro). Second top filly on The 1980 French 2YO Free H. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1600m, Longchamp Prix Marcel Boussac, Gr.1, Prix de la Grotte, Gr.3, 2d Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1. Dam of-

THE SCOUT (Kris). 3 wins at 1300m, 2000m, Longchamp Prix La Force, Gr.3, 2d Longchamp Prix Juigne, L, 3d Santa Anita Arcadia H., Gr.2.

Paoenia. Placed at 3 in France. Dam of-

CAPANNACCE (Lahib). 6 wins-4 at 2-from 1500m to 1950m, €96,811, Florence Premio Toscana, L, Grosseto Premio Mario Tolomei. Producer.

Luxurious. Placed, 2d Longchamp Prix d'Ellon. Dam of-

PERSIANLUX (Persian Bold). 6 wins from 1700m to 2400m, 212,000fr., US$314,280, Santa Anita San Luis Obispo H., Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Petrarch, Hollywood Park Allowance 3YO+, 2d Santa Anita San Juan Capistrano H., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix de Conde, Gr.3.

Amandalini. Raced twice. Dam of-

AMARON (Shamardal). Champion 3YO Colt Miler in Italy in 2012. 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 1750m, €414,945 in France, Italy and Germany, Milan Premio Vittorio di Capua, Gr.1, Baden-Baden Badener Meile, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Perth, Gr.3, Baden-Baden Zukunfts Rennen, Gr.3, Dortmund Grosser Preis der Wirtschaft, Gr.3, Düsseldorf Frühjahrs Meile, Gr.3-twice, Krefeld Dr Busch Memorial, Gr.3, Cologne Oppenheim Rennen, L, 2d Baden-Baden Oettingen Rennen, Gr.2, 3d Hannover Grosser Preis der VGH Versicherungen, Gr.2, Saint-Cloud Prix Edmond Blanc, Gr.3, Cologne Preis des Winterfavoriten, Gr.3.

Tropical Moon. Placed in France. Dam of-

TENDOR (Kendor). 10 wins-5 at 2-from 1400m to 2200m, Rome Premio Lazio, L, Naples Criterium Partenopeo, L.

Pump Pump Girl. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1450m to 3100m, €160,565, Longchamp Prix de l'Entente Cordiale Lucien Barriere. Dam of-

PUMP PUMP BOY (Kingsalsa). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2450m, €312,600, Lyon-Parilly La Coupe des Trois Ans, L, 3d Cagnes-sur-Mer Grand Prix de la Riviera Cote d'Azur, L.

PUMP PUMP PALACE (King's Best). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1800m to 2400m, €207,990, to 2019, Cagnes-sur-Mer Grand Prix de la Riviera Cote d'Azur, L, 3d Cagnes-sur-Mer Grand Prix de la Riviera Cote d'Azur, L.

Tell Me Why. 3 wins from 1300m to 1600m, Deauville Prix d'Auteuil. Dam of-

BLUSTER (Indian Rocket). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, €292,490, Chantilly Prix Servanne, L, 2d Longchamp Prix du Petit Couvert, Gr.3.

Burn Baby Burn. Unplaced. Dam of-

ONE CLEVER CAT (One Cool Cat). 5 wins from 1800m to 2100m, €229,280, La Coupe de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Jacques Laffitte, L, 2d Chantilly Prix Chloé, Gr.3, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Corrida, Gr.2. Producer.

Tropical Zone. Unraced. Dam of-

Tropical Mark (Mark of Esteem). Winner at 2, 2d Le Lion-d'Angers Prix Urban Sea, L, 4th Marseille Borely La Coupe des Pouliches, L. Dam of-

TRIP TO RHODOS (Rail Link). Horse of the Year in Czech Republic in 2017. Champion Older Male Stayer in Italy in 2014, 2016 & 2017. Champion Stayer in Slovakia in 2013 & Czech Republic in 2014 & 2016. Champion Older Horse & Stayer in Czech Republic in 2015 & 2017. 11 wins from 2000m to 3200m, €279,505, 260,000Kc in Italy, Germany, Czech and Slovakia, Milan St Leger Italiano, Gr.3, 3d Chantilly Prix du Cadran, Gr.1, Deauville Prix Kergorlay, Gr.2, Chantilly Prix de Barbeville, Gr.3.

BROWNIE (Sunday Break). Champion Miler in Scandinavia in 2017. 9 wins from 1200m to 1800m in Denmark, Norway and Sweden, Ovrevoll Polar Cup, Gr.3, Marit Sveaas Minneløp, Gr.3, 2d Bro Park Stockholms Stora Pris, Gr.3, 3d Ovrevoll Marit Sveaas Minneløp, Gr.3.

DANZA CAVALLO (Sunday Break). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1500m to 2400m, €85,950, US$225,974, Vichy Prix Madame Jean Couturie, L, 2d Belmont Flower Bowl S., Gr.1.

Now That's Funny. 2 wins at 8¼f, 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

SILVER COMIC (Silver Hawk). 4 wins at 8½f, 9f, US$216,935, Churchill Downs Mrs Revere S., Gr.2, Keeneland Allowance, Churchill Downs Allowance, 2d Churchill Downs Mint Julep H., L. Dam of-

SILVER REUNION (Harlan's Holiday). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 8½f, US$254,403, Tampa Bay Downs Endeavour S., Gr.3, Saratoga Riskaverse H., L, 2d Saratoga Ballston Spa H., Gr.2, 4th Delaware Park Susan's Girl S., L. Dam of-

PROUD REUNION (Proud Citizen). 3 wins at 8¼f, 8½f to 2018, Sam Houston Park Jersey Lilly S., L.

COMIC STRIP (Red Ransom). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 5½f to 9f, US$965,474, Saratoga Fourstardave H., Gr.3, 2d Aqueduct Knickerbocker H., Gr.2, Belmont Breeders' Cup H., Gr.2, 3d Saratoga Bernard Baruch H., Gr.2. Sire.

LUCAYAN PRINCE (Fast Play). Top of The 1996 International 3YO Classification (Sprint). Joint Champion Older Male Sprinter in Ireland in 1997. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 5f to 1m, US$400,457, Royal Ascot Jersey S., Gr.3, 2d Aqueduct Cigar Mile H., Gr.1, Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1, Ascot Diadem S., Gr.2. Sire.

AKIBA (Tejano). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 5f to 8½f, Tampa Bay Downs Sam F Davis S., L, Aqueduct Allowance.

Costume Party. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

Halloween Party. 3 wins at 1m, 8½f, 4th Ellis Park Turf S., L. Dam of-

MORTICIA (Twirling Candy). 7 wins to 7f, US$533,325, to 2018, Keeneland Franklin County S., Gr.3, Belmont Soaring Softly S., L, 2d Keeneland Appalachian S., Gr.3, 3d Keeneland Franklin County S., Gr.3.

Pondering. Unraced. Dam of-

ANDREW'S GIRL (Lawyer Ron). 2 wins at 1m, 8½f, Ocala OBS Championship S. (f), L.

Defeat Deheat. Unplaced. Dam of-

CANELA FINA (Cozzene). 11 wins in Peru, Monterrico Clasico Republica Argentina, L, 2d Monterrico Clasico Jose de San Martin, L. Producer.

Defeat Bay. Placed in Italy. Dam of-

SKY LAZER (Dr Devious). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1500m to 2000m, €143,735, Rome Premio Signorino, L, 3d Rome Premio Trattato di Roma, L.

GOLDEN CAGE (Beauchamp King). 7 wins-2 at 2-at 1500m, 1600m, €157,411, Florence Premio Toscana, L, 3d Varese Criterium Varesino, L.

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