Sire: Niconoise

Dam: Yellow and Black

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Oct 24th, 2016

Country: Australia

Silks: EPM Racing

Trainer's Name: John Moloney

Horse Description:

Niconoise x Yellow and Black Gelding - Great mover and exceptional opportunity. Bred to a close-cross of Gr.2 Winner Doubting (Redoute's Choice x Sovereign Ruby)





Foaled 24th October 2016

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
NICONOISE (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2008Nicola LassScenicSadler's Wells
  Dubai LassBletchingly
DamWestern SymphonyNijinskyNorthern Dancer
YELLOW AND BLACK (AUS) MillicentCornish Prince
1997Sovereign RubySovereign RedSir Tristram

NICONOISE (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2014). 4 wins from 1100m to 1800m, A$155,985, VRC Elms H., Swisse Wellness Trophy H., SAJC Spring Gully Sun Dried Tomato H., Davo's Buck Show H. Half-brother to SW Niconero (VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1), SW Nicconi (VRC Lightning S., Gr.1), SP Recooperate (2d MRC Debutant S., L) and SP Holly Go Lightly (2d SAJC Hill-Smith S., L). Out of SP Nicola Lass. Sire of Gottabiton, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

YELLOW AND BLACK, by Western Symphony. Unplaced. Half-sister to DOUBTING, SPECIAL EDITION - CLINTON (Mac.). This is her tenth live foal. Dam of eight foals to race, four winners, inc:-

BOUDI WOUDI (f. by Easy Rocking). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, Wanganui JC Waikato Stud S., L, 3d ARC La Prairie 2YO H., 4th Hawkes Bay Highview S., Gr.3. Dam of-

All Things in Time. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$82,645, BRC Garrards Horse & Hound H., 2d SCTC Emmanuel Engine Room H., 3d BRC Samuel Smith & Son H.

Chunky Monkey. Winner at 1400m, 3d BRC Sky Racing H.

Boudi Husson. Winner at 1400m in Philippines.

Dirac (g. by God's Own). 8 wins from 1100m to 1600m to 2017 in Malaysia, 3d Singapore TC Class 5 H.

Touch Luck (g. by Fusaichi Pegasus). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 62,930Rgt., S$201,076 in Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC Class 4 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Initiation P., Class 4 H.-twice, 3d Singapore TC 3YO H., Initiation P., Class 4 H.-4 times.

Abbotslon (g. by Lonhro). Winner at 2 in Aust.

Fear of God (g. by God's Own). Placed in NZ.

Hungry Hussler (g. by Hussonet). Placed in Aust.

Aurantia (g. by Desert Prince). Placed, 3d BTC Jacob's Creek Sparkling H.


2nd dam

SOVEREIGN RUBY, by Sovereign Red. Unraced. Half-sister to PARIS OPERA. Dam of 11 foals, all raced, 10 winners, inc:-

DOUBTING (Redoute's Choice). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$782,750, VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3, Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, AJC Wiggle H., L, STC Triscay S., L, 2d STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, 3d MRC WW Cockram S., Gr.3, Quezette S., L, Boronia S., L, 4th Qld Tatt's RC Winter S., Gr.1.

SPECIAL EDITION - CLINTON (Mac.) (Umatilla). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$179,490, M$2,349,370 in Aust. and Macau, VATC Blue Diamond Preview, Gr.3, Macau Generous H., Damascus H., 2d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Macau Alice Springs H., Dallas H., Reform H., Bundarra H., Boston H., Music Maestro H., 3d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, Macau Alain Prost H., Advocate H., Oakbank H., Bristol City H., Balaklava H., 4th VATC HDF McNeil S., L.

Priceless Ruby. 7 wins from 1400m to 1650m, 3d VATC Just Topic H. Dam of-

Wanton Jewel. Unraced. Dam of-

Paddy's Gem. 3 wins to 1400m, A$119,325, MRC Sportingbet William Hill H., 2d MRC Champagne Pommery Masters H., The Cove Hotel H., MVRC Moloney Group H., VRC Williamstown H., 3d MRC Sportingbet Best Tote H., MRC (Mornington) A Positive Move H., VRC New Year H.

Utah. 5 wins from 1000m to 1900m, 3d ATC R&W Northbridge H.

Russia House. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, 2d MVRC Seradeka 2YO H., VRC Beachside H., 3d MRC Moonga H., MVRC Qantas Airways H.

Magrosso. Winner at 1300m in Aust.

Reigndance. Winner at 2100m in Aust.

El Trazo. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Discretionary. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Dangerous Breeding. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m, A$101,558, to 2016-17, Warrnambool RC VOBIS Gold Strike.

Magnusificent. 7 wins to 1200m, A$89,900, to 2016-17 in Aust.

Bat of an Eye Lid. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Producer.


3rd dam

ADELETTE, by Baguette. 2 wins at 2, STC Botanical Gardens H., 3d AJC Sledmere H. Half-sister to Prince Celeste. Dam of 3 named foals, 2 to race, both winners, inc:-

PARIS OPERA (Marscay). 4 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$371,620, AJC Brian Crowley S., L, Harry Plant H., John Oxley H., STC NSW Crippled Children S.H., 2d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, AJC Kindergarten S., L, 3d STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, Rider Hunt H. Sire.


4th dam

ADELENA, by Rajah Sahib. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Half-sister to DIOCLETIAN, Bix. Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Prince Celeste (Celestial Dancer). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$103,100, QTC Kirks H., Claret S., 3d QTC JF Meynink S., L.