Sire: Skilled

Colour: Bay

Dam: Italics

Sex: Mare

Age: 5

Foaled: Sep 13, 2014

Country: Australia




Bay mareFoaled in 2014

SKILLED (AUS) Cotehele HouseMy Swanee
2007DextrousQuest for FameRainbow Quest
  Many HandsHandy Proverb
DamArtie SchillerEl PradoSadler's Wells
ITALICS (AUS) Hidden LightMajestic Light
2008Type to TypeNorthern FredNorthern Jove
  Nice ChoiceTouching Wood

SKILLED (AUS) (Bay 2007-Stud 2012). 3 wins at 2, AJC Champagne S., Gr.1. Brother to SW Ambidexter. Sire of 127 rnrs, 54 wnrs, inc. SW Pecans (Gosford RC Belle of the Turf H., Gr.3), Fiscal Fantasy and of Clever Charlotte, Lady Skills, Cayman Dayze, Exalted Craftsman, Miss Jane, So Skilled, Cosmic Ruby, Come on Carl, Altered, Little Elsa, Tradies Tea Break, The Great Bratski, Jochberg, Regina del Nilo, Rosaria Caterina, Clever George, Conwoman, etc.


1st dam

ITALICS, by Artie Schiller. Unplaced. Dam of two named foals, one to race, inc:-

Sebago (g. by Pluck). Placed at 3 in 2018-19 in Aust.


2nd dam

TYPE TO TYPE, by Northern Fred. 2 wins at 1700m, 2000m, SAJC Bowden Printing H. Half-sister to COUNTY TYRONE, Al Wafi, Samar (dam of SAMAREADY, NIGHT WAR), Ilhaam (dam of ALMALAD - FRIENDS OF KA YING (H.K.)). Dam of 6 foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

She's Just Ace. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, 3d MVRC ATA H. Dam of-

Just Stellar. 7 wins to 1300m, A$143,242, to 2018-19, 2d VRC ATA Trainers' Trust H., 3d ATC TAB Rewards P., MRC Ladbrokes Live Play H.

She's Just Rosie. 5 wins to 1300m to 2017-18 in Aust.

Vegasherewecome. 4 wins to 1400m in Aust.


3rd dam

NICE CHOICE, by Touching Wood. Raced once. Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

COUNTY TYRONE (Danewin). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 3200m, A$2,316,420, AJC Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Sydney Cup, Gr.1, Queensland Derby, Gr.1, STC Sky High S., L, AJC Illawarra Catholic Club Welter H., 2d AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1-twice, QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1, AJC Chairman's H., Gr.2, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3, STC Parramatta Cup, L, Sky High S., L, 3d AJC Chairman's H., Gr.2-twice, Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2, Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.3-twice, STC Neville Sellwood S., L, Sky High S., L.

Al Wafi (Danewin). 6 wins from 1100m to 1800m, A$140,569, 2d Mornington Cup, L, MVRC Pulse Pharmacy H., 3d Colac Gold Cup.

Moo la Lah. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Malaysia, Singapore Magic Millions Classic.

Samar. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, AJC Wenona Girl H., STC Data Global Technologies H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Hardy Brothers Jewellers H., 3d STC Kymberly Sharp 2YO H. Dam of-

SAMAREADY (More Than Ready). Champion Female Sprinter in Australia in 2013-14. 6 wins-4 at 2-to 1200m, A$1,669,800, MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, MVRC AJ Moir S., Gr.1, ATC Reisling S., Gr.2, MRC Heath S., Gr.3, Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3, VRC Spotless 2YO P., 3d ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, 4th MRC Quezette S., L. Dam of-

EXHILARATES (Snitzel). 2 wins at 2, A$1,370,150, in 2018-19, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic, RL, Follow at Aquisfarm on Facebook 2YO H., 2d ATC Reisling S., Gr.2, Wyong Magic Millions 2YO Classic, RL.

NIGHT WAR (General Nediym). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$574,081, WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.2, Sir Ernest Lee-Steere Classic, Gr.3, Magic Millions Perth 3YO Trophy, Westspeed 3YO H., Westspeed 2YO P., 2d WATC Placid Ark S., L, Magic Millions Perth 2YO Classic, 3d WATC Sir David Lees H. Producer.

Samartested (Testa Rossa). 4 wins at 1300m, 1400m, A$156,710, SAJC Mitty's H., MRC Geoff Murphy H., The Cove Hotel H., 3d MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2.

Samarmeteors. Winner at 2, MRC Queen of the Turf High Tea 2YO H., 2d MRC Visvanathan Memorial 2YO P.

Demetria. 2 wins at 1600m, 2d AJC Sporting Chance Cancer Foundation Golfers 2YO H., Randwick Betting Auditorium H. Dam of-

Plutocracy (Sebring). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, A$139,450, to 2018-19, SAJC Quayclean 2YO H., Perth Racing Penfolds H., 2d MRC Vain S., Gr.3.

Type to Type. 2 wins. See above.

Ashraqat. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Muskets at Dawn (Mutawaajid). 4 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$201,150, WATC Raceday Hospitality H., Belmont Raceday H., Lunar Raceday H., 2d WATC Raconteur S., L.

Ilhaam. Unraced. Dam of-

ALMALAD - FRIENDS OF KA YING (H.K.) (Al Maher). Champion 2YO Colt in Australia in 2013-14. 5 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$602,500, HK$5,032,275, BRC JJ Atkins S., Gr.1, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, ATC TAB Early Quaddie 2YO P., HKJC Pok Oi Cup, 2d HKJC Cymbidium H., Dongguan H., Oi Man H., Wyndham H., Lotus H., 3d HKJC Washington DC H., Cornwall H., Cafeteria H., Pacific Ocean H., Racing Club H., 4th ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1.


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