Sire: Zoustar

Dam: Exciting to Win

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Nov 8th, 2015

Country: Australia


N P Schofield, P J Joseph, G J Briggs, J R Brown, & Mrs D J Collings

Career Record: 2-1-0-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    50.0 %
  • Place
    50.0 %





Bay coltFoaled in 2015

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
ZOUSTAR (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2010ZouzouRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
  Meteor MistStar Shower
DamPeintre CelebreNureyevNorthern Dancer
EXCITING TO WIN (AUS) Peinture BleueAlydar
2002Secret LiaisonsT. V. Heart ThrobKnown Fact
  Heidi FleissEpidaurus

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 SP Sunlight and of the placegetters Charge, Solar Star, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

EXCITING TO WIN, by Peintre Celebre. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Sister to Running to Win, half-sister to REIGNING TO WIN. Dam of six named foals, four to race, three winners, inc:-

Roaring to Win (g. by Northern Meteor). 4 wins to 1400m, A$203,245, to 2016-17, ATC H., Pintang Cup, 2d ATC EFM Logistics H., AB Banjo Paterson H., TAB Rewards H., 3d ATC Bledisloe Cup Festival H., Liberty International Underwriters H., Azek Ultimate Paver H., Schweppes H.

Romancing to Win (f. by Fastnet Rock). 4 wins to 1300m in Aust.

Roaming to Win (f. by Northern Meteor). Winner at 1600m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Rejoicing to Win (f. by Bel Esprit). Placed in Aust.


2nd dam

SECRET LIAISONS, by T. V. Heart Throb. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, AJC James HB Carr S., L, Manawatu RC Newmarket Lodge 2YO H., 2d AJC PJ Bell H., L, Mawad Fine Foods H., 3d STC Hystandard Forklifts P., 4th Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1. Half-sister to Romantic Liaisons (dam of ROCANTO). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners-

REIGNING TO WIN (King of Kings). Joint third on the 2006-07 Australasian 3YO Classification (sprint). 19 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$879,625, QTC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1, AJC Roman Consul S., Gr.2, BTC Doomben Classic, Gr.3, City Tatt's RC Brian Crowley S., L, QTC Queensland Day P., L, AJC Princesses Welcome 2YO H., STC Members Open Day 2YO P., 2d AJC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, South Pacific Classic, Gr.3, 3d STC Premiere S., Gr.2, Mackay TC Newmarket H., 4th Newcastle JC Cameron H., Gr.3, AJC Canonbury S., L.

Running to Win (Peintre Celebre). Winner at 1500m, 2d AJC Boags Pure H., 3d AJC Carbine Club H., L.

Rearing to Win. 4 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Rising to Win. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Exciting to Win. Winner. See above.

Remembering to Win. Placed in Aust.


3rd dam

HEIDI FLEISS, by Epidaurus. Winner at 2 in NZ. Half-sister to Teasing, Baronet. Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

SECRET LIAISONS (T. V. Heart Throb). 3 wins. See above.

Mon Visage. Winner at 1600m in NZ.

Romantic Liaisons. Unraced. Dam of-

ROCANTO (Per Incanto). Joint Second on The 2014-15 NZ 2YO Free H. 6 wins-3 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, NZ$185,985, to 2017-18, Matamata RC Slipper S., L, ARC Ideal Electrical Legrand H., BOP RC Dominator Garage Doors H., Waikato RC Wentwood Grange 2YO S., NZB Insurance Pearl Series 2YO S., 2d Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, WRC Going South 3YO S., ARC Withers & Co H., 3d ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, Whangarei RC Northland Breeders's S., L.

Yemanya. 3 wins at 1200m in 2016-17, WRC Hanley Formula H., 3d Manawatu RC F & R Insulation Panels H.

La Adelita. 3 wins at 1400m, 1550m, 2d Hawkes Bay DHL Global Express Sprint H.


4th dam

NISHIKA, by Namnan. Unplaced. Half-sister to BLUETRAIN, MIGHTY WILLEM, KNIGHT OF AVON. Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Teasing (Sheer Bravado). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Commercial Reinstatement Ltd 2YO H., 2d ARC Armourguard H., Rakino P., Sky Channel H., 3d WRC Evergreen Lodge S., Gr.2, ARC Great Northern Foal S., Gr.3, Allegra Park Classic, L, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, L, ARC Aurora Juvenile H., Counties RC Nutri-Metics International H., WRC Fitzherbert H., DB Draught H. Producer.

Baronet (Natural). 8 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$101,725, ARC Wilson & Horton H., Coronation Shield H., Family Day H., Montana Sprint H., 2d ARC Lion Red H., Avondale JC Blazing Keel H., Wayne Wilkinson Insurance H., HBJC Southen Cross Hotel H., 3d Timaru S., L, ARC Futurity H., John Andrew Ford H., Air New Zealand Mile H., Avondale JC New Zealand Herald H., 4th Southland S.H., L.

Demitri. 3 wins from 1600m to 2100m, CJC Rose & Thistle-Lion Foundation H.


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