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Sire: Shamus Award

Dam: Cuxiann

Colour: Brown

Gender: Filly

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Aug 20th, 2015

Trainer's Name: Phillip Stokes

Career Record: 7-2-2-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    28.6 %
  • Place
    42.9 %

Horse Description:

Shamus Award - a 3yo winner of the Cox Plate whose first season foal are fetching extraordinary prices through the ring. This filly was bought for just $62,500 and heads to South Australia and Phillip Stokes.

Dalziel Racing and Team Stokes are building a formidable partnership with 100% runners to winners and a strong young crop of horse coming through. This filly is no exception and she comes from a good strong pedigree and has the physicality to match.

Great value and a likely type!

Inglis Premier Lot 727 - Shamus Award x Cuxiann from Dalziel Racing on Vimeo.





Foaled 20th August 2015

SireSnitzelRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
SHAMUS AWARD (AUS) Snippets' LassSnippets
2010Sunset ExpressSuccess ExpressHold Your Peace
  Finito FlingLuskin Star
DamKing CugatKingmamboMr. Prospector
CUXIANN (AUS) Tricky GameMajestic Light
2003Close ByPalace MusicThe Minstrel

SHAMUS AWARD (AUS) (Bay 2010-Stud 2014). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2013-14. 2 wins at 1600m, 2040m, A$2,473,500, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, 2d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, Mitchell McKenzie S., L, 3d MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, CF Orr S., Gr.1, VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.3, MRC Chairman's S., L. Out of a half-sister to SW Ghozi. His oldest progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

CUXIANN, by King Cugat. 2 wins at 1100m, 1400m in Aust. This is her fifth living foal. Her fourth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race, two winners, inc:-

Belannoro (f. by Bel Danoro). 7 wins to 1300m, A$129,500, 2d Scone RC Pages Equipment Country Cup, BRC Broncos Superstore H., 3d BRC Garrards H., Coca Cola H.

Mystic Rahni (f. by Excites). 2 wins at 1100m, 1600m in Aust.


2nd dam

CLOSE BY, by Palace Music. 2 wins at 1000m, 1600m in Aust. Half-sister to Tramaurea, Danza Dark. Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Inseparable. 3 wins to 1200m, 2d MRC Le Pine Funeral Services H., 3d MRC Brava Jeannie H., MVRC Paraquad Victoria Trophy 2YO H.

Danger Lurks. Winner at 1200m, 2d STC Rosehill Gardens Event Centre 2YO P., 3d STC Rosehill Gardens Event Centre 2YO P.

Hurriby. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Miss Alibi (Alert). 2 wins at 1000m, A$119,575, ATC Paul Rossington Memorial Sprint H., 2d ATC Schweppes H., 3d Scone RC Denise's Joy S., L, ATC H.

Bynazar. 2 wins at 2 in Aust.

Cuxiann. 2 wins. See above.


3rd dam

CENTAUREA, by Century. 5 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$206,550, Australasian Oaks, Gr.1, STC Storm Queen S., Gr.2, VATC Sturt H., QTC Queensland H., WATC Graduation S., 2d VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, MVRC Leilani S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., L, 4th VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2, Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, MVRC Manikato S., Gr.2. Sister to INTERIORS, Cena (dam of CAROLINGIAN, CHILIAD, NIGHT SKY), half-sister to MAGARI, Vooaura. Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Tramaurea (Sir Tristram). Winner at 2000m, A$108,625, VRC Whitty H., 2d VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.2, Queensland Cup, L, SAJC Schweppes Mixer H., 3d VATC Dalgety S., Gr.3, Royal Show H., L, SAJC Schweppes Lemonade H., VATC Allstaff Aircondition H., Cheerful Holdings H., 4th STC Sorbent Storm Queen S., Gr.2, MVRC Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.3. Producer.

Danza Dark (Danzatore). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$109,995, AJC Stardust Hotel H., Wellington Boot, 2d STC Birthday Card H., L, 3d AJC Dorothea Mackellar H., VRC Molly Blooms H. Producer.

Happy Gentleman. 9 wins to 1200m in Macau, Macau Bristol City H., 3d Macau Shantung H., Reform H.

Centaline. Unraced. Dam of-

Jyler. Unraced. Dam of-

Col 'n' Lil (Bradbury's Luck). 6 wins from 1300m to 2200m, A$332,000, to 2016-17, BRC Sky Racing Shoot Out P., Herbert Smith Freehills H., Roladuct Spiral Tubing H., 2d BRC The Roses S., Gr.2, GCTC Gold Coast Bracelet, L, BRC Calibre Consulting P., Driver Recruitment H., GCTC City of Gold Coast H., Toowoomba TC K&R Plumbing Supplies H., 3d BRC Marriott Hotel H., Qld Tatt's RC Sky Racing H., BRC Bartons P., 4th BRC Princess S., L.


4th dam

AUREA, by Showdown. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, MVRC Melba H., 2d MVRC Ailsa H., Merri H., 3d VATC Starlet S. Three-quarter-sister to Showdream (dam of BEAU'S YOUR UNCLE), half-sister to Impressive (dam of IMPRECETTO), Smoke Fairy (dam of GALA SUPREME). Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

MAGARI (Maybe Lad). Second on The 1982-83 Australasian 4YO+ Classification (1300m-2000m). 9 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$274,475, VRC George Adams H., Gr.1, VATC Marlboro Cup, Gr.1, Toorak H., Gr.1, BATC Stefan Sprint H., L, VRC Qantas S.H., Bobbie Lewis H., VATC Herald Cup, 2d VRC Moomba P., Gr.3, 4th BATC Doomben Hundred Thousand, Gr.1. Sire.

CENTAUREA (Century). 5 wins. See above.

INTERIORS (Century). 7 wins from 1300m to 2150m, BATC Lord Mayor's Cup, L, QTC Strawberry Road Consolation, Graduation S., 2d QTC JR Frazier H. Dam of-

Hayden Clan. Unplaced. Dam of-

NEVER BLUE (Military Plume). 11 wins from 1400m to 2400m, A$328,535, WATC CB Cox S., Gr.2, Tattersall's Cup, L, Kalgoorlie Boulder RC Boulder Cup, L, WATC Romanette H., Coolgardie Cup, WATC Cueesun H., 2d WATC Belmont Park Cup, L, Kalgoorlie Boulder RC Kalgoorlie Gold Cup, L-twice. Dam of-

COLOUR CORRECT (High Yield). 7 wins from 1200m to 2100m, A$582,905, WATC CB Cox S., Gr.2, Asian Beau S., Gr.3, Ascot Gold Cup, L, 2d WATC RJ Peters S., Gr.3, Northerly S., L, Farnley S., L, Carbine Club of WA S., L, 3d WATC Railway S., Gr.1.

ROYAL DEVOTION (Verglas). 7 wins to 1400m, A$180,090, WATC Jungle Mist Classic, L, Legacy Laurel Clubs H.

Cena (Century). 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m, MVRC Cumberland H., STC Tooheys 2.2 H., 3d AJC Surround S., Gr.2. Dam of-

CHILIAD (Bletchingly). 12 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, US$14,880, A$159,055 in U.S.A. and Aust, AJC Shorts H., L, VATC City of Caulfield H.

CAROLINGIAN (Bletchingly). 7 wins to 1500m, A$188,140, VRC AR Creswick S.H., L-twice, 2d VATC Victoria H., Gr.3. Sire.

NIGHT SKY (Last Tycoon). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, SAJC Lord Mayor's Mile H., L, Primacy 3YO H. Producer.

Vooaura (Voodoo Rhythm). 6 wins from 1500m to 2800m, BATC Graduation S., QTC Graduation S.-twice, 3d QTC Metropolitan H., L.