Exploding Star


Exploding Star

Sire: Zoustar

Dam: Bella Maddelena

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Sep 20th, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: Black, Gold Circle, Light Blue, Black Checked Sleeves, Purple Cap

Trainer's Name: Matthew Dunn


Owners

R Wheeler, Brian Curphy, Reg Ryan, G Charles, Border Connection (R Dawson, B West, C Rhodes, T Donnelly, J & B Leonard, G McMillan, B Clark, M Pimm, G McMillan Jnr, R Ward), Kirra Hotel Syndicate, C Sheppard, S Perry, D Mangold, B Browne, A Perry, M Perry, Cobwebs Syndicate.

Horse Description:

Bella Madellena filly attached as well as link to video at following URL: https://vimeo.com/224301269



Pedigree

 

 EXPLODING STAR (AUS)

 

Bay fillyFoaled in 2015

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
ZOUSTAR (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2010ZouzouRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
  Meteor MistStar Shower
DamFlying SpurDanehillDanzig
BELLA MADDELENA (AUS) RollsMr. Prospector
2000ZestMaraudingSir Tristram
  SummonedCrowned Prince

ZOUSTAR (AUS) (Bay 2010-Stud 2014). Top of 2013-14 Australasian 3YO Classification (Sprint). 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, A$1,411,680, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1, Roman Consul S., Gr.2, BRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, 2d BRC JJ Atkins S., Gr.1, 4th ATC Run to the Rose H., Gr.3. Closely related to SW Dusty Star (MRC D’Urban S., Gr.2). Sire of SW Sunlight (GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic, RL and of the placegetters Charge, Solar Star, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.

 

1st dam

BELLA MADDELENA, by Flying Spur. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, STC Schweppes P., 3d STC Bill Murphy Bookmaker H. Half-sister to ZESTFUL, Zedazest. Dam of nine named foals, eight to race, four winners, inc:-

MILITARY ROSE (f. by General Nediym). Second filly on 2009-10 Australasian 2YO Classification. 6 wins-5 at 2-to 1200m, A$1,626,900, STC Reisling S., Gr.2, Gold Coast Guineas, Gr.3, BRC BJ McLachlan S., L, Calaway Gal S., L, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic, RL, BRC Urban Event 2YO H., 3d MVRC Champagne S., Gr.3. Dam of-

In Times of War. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$214,635, in 2016-17, ATC Sporting Chance Golfers H., Hyland Race Colours P., 2d ATC Anderson H., Your Local Greengrocer H., Pluck at Vinery H., Schweppes H., Chifley Financial Services P., Hyland Race Colours H., Theraces H., Tab.com.au H.-twice, 3d ATC Membership Now H.

Medaglia Valore. Winner at 1200m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Monsieur de Lago (g. by Encosta de Lago). 2 wins at 1000m, 1700m in Aust.

Calypso Queen (f. by Lonhro). Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Roseneath (f. by Testa Rossa). Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

Sound Investment. Winner at 1200m in 2017-18 in Aust.

I've Got Magic (g. by Star Witness). Placed in 2017-18 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

ZEST, by Marauding. Placed at 2, 2d STC Hastings H., 3d STC Ashbury 2YO H. Three-quarter-sister to CLOISTER (dam of MELITO), UNISON, Indexed (dam of FLYING ALPHA), half-sister to ZEDITAVE, ALANNON, PAMPAS FIRE, SQUARE DEAL, ZEDAGAL, Druid's Lodge, Great Verdict (dam of GREYS INN), True Verdict (dam of VEROCATIVE). Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

ZESTFUL (Redoute's Choice). 6 wins to 1200m, A$404,450, to 2017-18, ATC Triscay S., Gr.3, Razor Sharp H., L, Gosford RC Provincial Championships Qualifier, ATC New Evening Star H., Hyland Race Colours H., 2d ATC Nivison S., Gr.3, 3d ATC Wenona Girl H., Gr.3, GCTC Silk Stocking H., L, 4th ATC Starlight S., L.

Zedazest (Fuji Kiseki). 4 wins to 1500m, A$110,140, SAJC Chianti Classico H., Rosemount Estate H., Distinctive Homes H., Express Colour H., 2d SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3, Chad Hancock Cancer Foundation H., Veolia Envronmental Services Collex H., Carlton Draught P., 3d SAJC HC Nitschke S., L, Scott Group of Companies H., Harris Scarfee H., Visco 2YO H., 4th SAJC Australasian Oaks, Gr.1, Port Adelaide Guineas, L. Dam of-

Zest a Second (Barely a Moment). Placed at 2, 3d SAJC Pewsey Vale S., L.

Catch Me Mate. 8 wins to 1400m, A$210,935, MRC Le Pine Funeral Services P.H., Vite Cheval H., AJC Percy Sykes H., Illawarra TC The Freeway H., STC Sport & Tourism Youth Foundation H., VRC Birdcage H., 2d STC Oxford Hotel Drummoyne H., St Marys Leagues Club H., 3d AJC Potts Point H., STC Safilo Eyewear H.

Bella Maddelena. 2 wins. See above.

Zelest. Winner at 1000m in 2016-17, 3d ATC Schweppes P.

Tang. Unplaced. Dam of-

Moroccan Rose (Charge Forward). Placed at 2, 2d BRC PC Graphic Art 2YO H., 3d BRC Calaway Gal S., L.

 

3rd dam

SUMMONED, by Crowned Prince. Unraced. Half-sister to Sweet Habit. Dam of 16 foals, all raced, 13 winners, inc:-

ZEDITAVE (The Judge). Champion 3YO in Aust/NZ. 14 wins-9 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$1,210,000, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1, QTC Castlemaine S.H., Gr.1, VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, STC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, QTC Prestige Litho H., L, BATC Strawberry Road S., MVRC Gisborne H., VATC Carnegie H., Caulfield Quality S.H., Rubiton S., 4th Moonee Valley S., Gr.2. Sire.

SQUARE DEAL (The Judge). 9 wins-2 at 2-to 1500m, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, VRC Pago Pago P., 2d VRC Dalgety Bloodstock S.H., L, Gibson-Carmichael S., L.

ALANNON (Noalcoholic). 8 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m, A$346,515, VATC Rubiton S., Gr.3, United Racecourses S., L, Rancher S., L, 2d VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, MVRC AJ Moir S., Gr.2, VATC Chirnside S., Gr.2, VRC Linlithgow S., Gr.2, VATC Rubiton S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Crown Casino S., Gr.3. Sire.

ZEDAGAL (The Judge). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1100m, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, MVRC Coca-Cola H., VATC Westminster H., 2d VRC Princess H., 3d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3. Dam of-

UNISON (Marauding). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$268,052, AJC Widden S., L, STC Birthday Card H., L, 2d STC Premiere S., Gr.2, 3d AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1, Shorts H., Gr.3. Dam of-

Kidman (Quest for Fame). Winner at 1100m, A$82,470, MRC Corpfit H., 2d STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, 3d AJC Kindergarten S., Gr.3. Dam of-

ZAC SPIRIT (Flying Spur). Champion Sprinter in Singapore in 2014 & 2016. 11 wins at 1200m, 1400m, S$1,704,694, Singapore TC Lion City Cup, L-twice, Three Rings Trophy, L, Kranji Sprint, L-twice, 3d Singapore TC Krisflyer International Sprint, Gr.1.

ZAC INFLUENCE (Rock of Gibraltar). 4 wins from 1400m to 1700m, S$385,038, Singapore TC Proinn Construct S., L, Class 3 H., 2d Singapore 3YO Classic, L, 3d Singapore TC Raffles Cup, L.

Indexed. Unraced. Dam of-

FLYING ALPHA (Flying Spur). 4 wins at 1200m, 1300m, A$255,600, QTC Just Now H., L, STC Australian Bridal Show H., 2d AJC Breeders Classic, Gr.2, 3d Qld Tatt's RC WJ Healy S., Gr.3. Dam of-

CAMBIASO (More Than Ready). Winner at 2, VRC Herald Sun Superracing S., L, 4th MRC Blue Diamond Preview (c&g), L.

PAMPAS FIRE (Prince True). 2 wins at 2, A$78,250, VATC Debutante S., Gr.3, Bounding Away H., L, 2d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, 3d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2. Dam of-

CLOISTER (Marauding). Winner at 2, VATC Debutante S., L, 3d AJC Gimcrack S., L. Dam of-

MELITO (Redoute's Choice). Top filly on 2009-10 Australasian 3YO Classification. 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$1,934,050, AJC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, Qld Tatt's RC Winter S., Gr.1, AJC Furious S., Gr.2, ATC Apollo S., Gr.2, STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, 2d MRC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, BRC Stradbroke H., Gr.1, AJC All Aged S., Gr.1, ATC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.1, BRC BTC Cup, Gr.1, STC Reisling S., Gr.2, Tea Rose S., Gr.2, 3d BRC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, ATC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1. Producer.

Secluded. 3 wins at 1200m, A$157,650, ATC Phoenix LR8 H. Dam of-

PARIAH (Redoute's Choice). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, A$525,100, to 2017-18, ATC San Domenico S., Gr.3, Canonbury S., Gr.3, 2d MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, ATC Run to the Rose H., Gr.2, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3.

Lightning Spur. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

YOU'RE SO GOOD (Savabeel). 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m, A$308,620, MVRC Alexandra S., L, 2d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, Vanity S., Gr.3, 3d MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2.

Our Webster (Encounter). 10 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$49,450, 57,377Rgt., S$337,962 in Aust., Malaysia and Singapore, MRC John C Reilly 2YO H., 2d VRC Talindert S., L, 4th MRC Veuve Clicquot S., L, VATC Debutant S., L.

Bon Fire. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Heat of the Fire (Strategic). Winner at 2, AJC Ad Alta 2YO H., 2d AJC Keith Mackay H., L, 3d AJC Silver Shadow S., Gr.3. Dam of-

FURNACES (Exceed and Excel). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, A$475,950, ATC Kindergarten S., Gr.3, Primo Moraitis 2YO P., 2d ATC Todman S., Gr.2, MVRC Ian McEwen S., Gr.2, ATC Lonhro P., L, 3d MVRC Ian McEwen S., Gr.2.

Summary. Unplaced. Dam of-

SHIKOBA (Chief Bearhart). Champion 3YO filly in NZ in 2005-06. 7 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$307,025, ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, Royal S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, ARC Skyswing Skyline Rotorua H., Waikato RC Lowe Schollum & Jones H., 2d Levin Classic, Gr.1, BOP RC Karldon Trust H., 3d ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, 4th Counties RC Jim & John Evans Classic, L. Producer.

Druid's Lodge (Noalcoholic). 2 wins at 1000m, 3d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, MVRC Matthew Flinders H., Tourism SA Oakbank H., 4th VATC IOOF Sandown Blue Diamond Prelude S., Gr.3. Sire.

Great Verdict. 3 wins to 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

GREYS INN (Zabeel). Champion 3YO Classic Colt in South Africa in 2003-04. 6 wins from 1200m to 2450m, A$18,000, R1,797,200, HK$3,000,000, 655,200Dhs in South Africa and U.A.E, South African Derby, Gr.1, South African Classic, Gr.1, Greyville Durban July H., Gr.1, Nad al Sheba Dubai City of Gold S., Gr.3, 2d HKJC Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Gr.1, Nad al Sheba Al Rashidiya S., L, 3d Greyville Daily News Two Thousand S., Gr.1, 4th Nad al Sheba Dubai Sheema Classic S., Gr.1, MRC Yalumba S., Gr.1, Nad al Sheba Al Fahidi Fort S., L. Sire.

Good Judgement. Unraced. Dam of-

SMART CALL (Ideal World). Champion Older Female & Middle Distance Horse in South Africa in 2015-16. 7 wins from 1400m to 2000m, £24,250, €16,275, R3,416,125, Greyville Woolavington 2000 S., Gr.1, Kenilworth J&B Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Paddock S., Gr.1, Turffontein Ipi Tombe Challenge, Gr.2, Racing Association P., Racing It's a Rush P., 2d Greyville Garden Province S., Gr.1, Turffontein Fillies Mile, Gr.3, Lodge Athol Memorial Race P., 3d Turffontein Gauteng Fillies Guineas, Gr.2, York Middleton S., Gr.2, Turffontein Starling S., L, 4th Deauville Prix Jean Romanet, Gr.1, Royal Ascot Duke of Cambridge S., Gr.2.

True Verdict. Winner at 1300m, 3d VATC Sweet Nell H., 4th VRC Red Roses S., L. Dam of-

VEROCATIVE (Bletchingly). 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, A$129,700, VATC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, AJC PJ Bell H., L, BATC Channel 10 Quality 2YO H., QTC Snippets H., 2d AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, 3d BATC Hotel Conrad H., 4th AJC Surround S., Gr.2. Dam of-

JET SPUR (Flying Spur). 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$417,200, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, VRC Rory's Jester P., Gr.3, STC Heritage S., L, 2d AJC Brian Crowley S., L, 3d Canberra RC Black Opal S., Gr.3, 4th STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2. Sire.

Assizes. Unraced. Dam of-

GENEROUS TYCOON (Generous). 7 wins from 1100m to 2400m, 974,032Rgt. in Malaysia, Perak Derby, L, Selangor TC Dato Sir Clough Thuraisingam Memorial Trophy, 2d Selangor TC Piala Emas Sultan Selangor, L, 3d Selangor TC Piala Emas Sultan Selangor, L.

Purfect Size. Winner at 1350m in NZ. Dam of-

MYSTIC PRINCE (Reset). 7 wins from 1500m to 2400m, A$484,179, Western Australian Derby, Gr.2, WATC Piper-Heidsieck H., Light Fingers, Galilee & Red Handed H., David Grays Aglink H., 2d Kalgoorlie Cup, L, WATC Westspeed Stayers Bonus H., Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H., Ausdrill Hockeyroos H., 3d WATC Playeronline.com.au H., 4th WATC Ascot Gold Cup, L.

REAL CHARM (Reset). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$264,710, WATC Jungle Dawn Classic, L, Starstruck Classic, L, 2d WATC La Trice Classic, Gr.3, 3d Western Australian Oaks, Gr.3.

Dulcinea. Placed at 2, 4th MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L. Dam of-

Visique. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Rotorua RC Atkinson & Donaldson Plumbing H., 2d Waikato RC Newstalk ZB H. Dam of-

NORZITA (Thorn Park). Champion 3YO Filly in Australia in 2012-13. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, A$978,400, ATC Flight S., Gr.1, Vinery Stud S., Gr.1, MVRC Typhoon Tracy S., L, ATC Woolworths 2YO H., 2d ATC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, ATC TVN Jockeys Trust H., 3d ATC Doncaster H., Gr.1, Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, Show County H., Gr.3.

HOLLOWS (Thorn Park). 2 wins at 2, WRC Wellesley S., L, Levin RC 95.1 More FM 2YO S.

Maraness. Placed at 3, 2d VRC Rainbird H., Spitfire H. Dam of-

Altesino (More Than Ready). 6 wins from 1400m to 2200m, NZ$121,450, Waikato RC Classic Hits 98.6 ZHFM H., Matamata RC Reynolds Mowers & Chainsaws H., 2d Rotorua Cup, Gr.3, 3d Manawatu Breeders' S., L. Producer.

 

Race Record:

Unraced.