Drought Breaker

Sire: Delightful Choice
Dam: Scoops
Colour: Bay
Gender: Filly
Age: 3 year old
Foaled: Nov 5th, 2017
Country: Australia





Bay FillyFoaled in 2017

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
DELIGHTFUL CHOICE (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2006Lady's DelightLocal TalentNorthern Dancer
  You're My LadyRoberto
DamFusaichi PegasusMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
SCOOPS (AUS) Angel FeverDanzig
2004Scorpion OrchidCaerleonNijinsky
  NegligenceRoan Rocket

DELIGHTFUL CHOICE (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2010). Unraced. Brother to SP Rezyana. Half-brother to SP Sunday Service. Out of SW Lady’s Delight, a half-sister to SW Announce, SW Lady Broadhurst, SW Daphne Donnelly and SW Youthful Legs. Sire of 39 rnrs, 22 wnrs, inc. SW Automatic Choice - Hay Run (H.K.) (VRC Taj Rossi Series Final H., L) and of Greenmount Lass, Princess Atilla, Without Excuse, Delightful Celyna, Delightful Son, Delightful Scoop, Cooter Cha Cha, Delightful Cat, etc.


1st dam

SCOOPS, by Fusaichi Pegasus. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of five named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Delightful Scoop (g. by Delightful Choice). 2 wins at 1400m, 1450m to 2019-20 in Aust.

Fusaichi Eagle (f. by Delightful Choice). Winner at 1400m in Aust.


2nd dam

SCORPION ORCHID, by Caerleon. Raced once. Half-sister to NEGLIGENT (dam of BLATANT, SONGLARK), ALA HOUNAK, Ala Mahlik, Dannec, Manaafis, Faux Pas (dam of SANS SOUCI ISLAND), Run for Me (dam of REMARQUE). Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Stings. Winner at 1000m, 2d VRC Lara H., MRC Goleen H., 4th MRC Debutant S., L. Dam of-

Stingray (Kaphero). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1300m, A$156,775, MRC Equiano King of Speed 2YO H., 2d MRC Vain S., Gr.3, MVRC Mitchelton Wines H., 4th MRC Debutant S., L.


3rd dam

NEGLIGENCE, by Roan Rocket. Placed in GB. Three-quarter-sister to Law and Impulse (dam of GOVERNOR GENERAL). Dam of 12 named foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

NEGLIGENT (Ahonoora). Champion 2YO Filly in GB in 1989. Winner at 2, Newmarket Rockfel S., Gr.3, 3d The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, York Strensall S., L. Dam of-

SONGLARK (Singspiel). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1600m, 2400m, Saint-Cloud Prix Thomas Bryon, Gr.3, Pontefract Castle S., L, Saint-Cloud Prix Mousko, 2d UAE Derby, Gr.2, 3d York Lonsdale Cup, Gr.2, 4th York Dante S., Gr.2, Royal Ascot Hardwicke S., Gr.2.

BLATANT (Machiavellian). 3 wins at 1600m, £53,000, €116,020, 699,200Dhs in Ireland and U.A.E, Nad al Sheba Sheikh Maktoum al Maktoum Challenge S. No.1, Gr.3, Tralee Ruby S., L, 2d Milan Premio Vittorio di Capua, Gr.1, Nad al Sheba HH Sheikh Maktoum Al Maktoum Challenge S. No.2, Gr.3, Curragh Solonaway S., L, 3d Newmarket Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Nad al Sheba Burj Nahaar S., Gr.3.

Jenny Lind. Winner at 1600m in France. Dam of-

FLEET STREET (Street Sense). 6 wins from 1600m to 1800m, 112,107,000¥, Hakodate Elm S., Gr.3, Tokyo Hyacinth S., Fukushima Adatara S., Tokyo Oume Tokubetsu, 2d Hanshin Minoo Tokubetsu, 4th Kanazawa Hakusan Daishoten, L.

Shawanni. Winner at 2 in GB. Dam of-

SKY LANTERN (Red Clubs). Joint Champion 2YO Filly in Ireland in 2012. Champion 3YO Filly in GB in 2013. 6 wins-3 at 2-from 6f to 1m, £658,566, €174,375, Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.1, The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Naas Fillies' Sprint S., L, 2d Newmarket Falmouth S., Gr.1, Nell Gwyn S., Gr.3, Sweet Solera S., Gr.3, Goodwood Prestige S., Gr.3. Producer.

ARCTIC (Shamardal). 4 wins-3 at 2-to 6f, £4,933, €139,520, Curragh Round Tower S., Gr.3, Grangecon Stud S., L, 2d Fairyhouse Belgrave S., L, Curragh Paddy Power Sprint H., 3d Curragh Phoenix Sprint S., Gr.3.

SHANTY STAR (Hector Protector). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 2000m to 3250m in GB and U.A.E, Royal Ascot Queen's Vase, Gr.3, Nad al Sheba Wasel S., 2d Nad al Sheba Shadwell Farm P., Green Desert Cup, 3d Lingfield Derby Trial S., Gr.3, Newmarket Godolphin S., L.

HINTON ADMIRAL (Spectrum). 16 wins-3 at 2-to 7f, £126,997, Lingfield Spring Cup, L, Doncaster S., L, 2d Ascot Pavilion S., L, York Rockingham S., L.

Twilight Sonnet. 2 wins at 2, 3d Goodwood HLB Kidsons Trophy 2YO Fillies' S. Dam of-

Bobby Jane. Placed at 2 & 3, 3d Curragh K&M Timber 2YO S. Dam of-

SECOND THOUGHT (Kodiac). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1m, £236,361, Lingfield Spring Cup, L, Kempton Hyde S., L, Wolverhampton Lady Wulfruna S., L, 2d Haydock Sandy Lane S., Gr.2.

Scarlet Empire. Unraced. Dam of-

DANCHAI (Authorized). 3 wins from 1850m to 2150m, £115,608, A$215,205 in GB and Aust, Ipswich Cup, L, 2d ATC Japan Racing Association P., Gr.3, BRC Chairman's H., Gr.3, 3d ATC Winter Cup, L.

ALA HOUNAK (Sexton Blake). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1¼m to 2¾m, Goodwood March S., L, 2d Newcastle Northumberland P., 4th Chester Ormonde S., Gr.3. Sire.

Ala Mahlik (Ahonoora). 2 wins at 2, 2d York Musidora S., Gr.3, Meadowlands Boiling Springs H., Gr.3, 3d Newmarket Nell Gwyn S., Gr.3, 4th The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Producer.

Dannec (Danehill). 8 wins from 1600m to 2200m in Germany, 2d Grosser Preis der Stadtsparkasse Dortmund, L.

Manaafis (High Estate). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 7f, 1½m in Ireland and U.A.E, 2d Curragh Silver S., L, 4th Leopardstown Ballycullen S., L.

Faux Pas. Unplaced. Dam of-

SANS SOUCI ISLAND (Chester House). 3 wins at 8½f, 9f, US$228,016, Woodbine Carotene S., L, Allowance, 2d Woodbine Tattling S., L. Dam of-

RIVER SEVEN (Johannesburg). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8½f, US$810,266, Woodbine Grey S., Gr.3, Churchill Downs Commonwealth Turf S., Gr.3, Woodbine Labeeb S., L-twice, Gulfstream Park Harlan's Holiday S., L, 3d Woodbine Nijinsky S., Gr.2, Connaught Cup, Gr.2.

Nomistakeaboutit (Affirmed). 2 wins at 8½f, US$127,375, 2d Woodbine Flaming Page S., L. Producer.

Zia (Munnings). Winner at 6½f, 3d Woodbine Star Shoot S., L, 4th Woodbine My Dear S., L. Producer.

Comtesse Noire. Placed, 3d Goodwood Midsummer 2YO Fillies' S. Dam of-

SUBITODOPO (Fraam). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2400m, €206,333, Rome Premio Francesco Cadoni, L, Premio Baybird, 3d Florence Premio Toscana, L, Livorno Criterium Labronico, L.

Uniformly Yours. Unplaced. Dam of-

SELFLESSLY (More Than Ready). Winner at 2, US$164,000, in 2019, Belmont Miss Grillo S., Gr.2.

ENCHANTED GHOST (Ghostzapper). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 5½f to 8½f, US$271,182, to 2019, Laurel Wide Country S., L, Maryland Racing Media S., L, 2d Penn National Susquehanna S., L, 3d Laurel Marshua S., L.

Run for Me. Unraced. Dam of-

REMARQUE (Marju). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, €161,367, 13,248Dhs, Rome Premio Tudini, Gr.3, Premio Aringo, Premio Le Moss, Premio Caro, Premio Tenerani, 2d Rome Premio Daumier, L, 3d Milan Premio Chiusura, Gr.3.

Ravanello (Spectrum). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m, €130,646, 56,778,631L., Rome Premio Giuseppe Cesetti, Premio Bianca Verga, 2d Rome Premio Torricola, L, 3d Milan Premio Luciano e Gino Mantovani, L. Producer.


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