Savabeel X Annie Higgins Colt

Savabeel X Annie Higgins Colt

Sire: Savabeel

Dam: Annie Higgins

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Oct 20th, 2016

Trainer's Name: Darren Weir

Horse Description:


Purchased from the NZ Karaka Premier Sales - Lot 29

This is a stunning colt by Cox Plate champion Savabeel out of a 6-time Group 3 winning mare by O'Rielly - who won from 1200m to 2400m! A beautifully put together colt from a Group winning family that produced NZ Champion filly





Foaled 20th October 2016

SireZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
SAVABEEL (AUS) Lady GiselleNureyev
2001Savannah SuccessSuccess ExpressHold Your Peace
  Alma MaterSemipalatinsk
DamO'ReillyLast TycoonTry My Best
ANNIE HIGGINS (NZ) CourtzaPompeii Court
2007Diva BelleCarnegieSadler's Wells
  Tri BelleSir Tristram

SAVABEEL (AUS) (Brown 2001-Stud 2005). 3 wins-1 at 2, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Champion NZ Sire 4 times. Sire of 763 rnrs, 533 wnrs, 76 SW, inc. Lucia Valentina (ATC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1), Sangster, Costume, Kawi, Soriano, Savvy Coup, Savaria, Sword of Osman, Embellish, Scarlett Lady, Diademe, Pasadena Girl, Brambles, Hasahalo, Hall of Fame - Dances With Dragon (H.K.), Shillelagh, Sound Proposition, (I Am) Coldplay, Floria, Lady Kipling, etc.


1st dam

ANNIE HIGGINS, by O'Reilly. 6 wins from 1200m to 2400m, NZ$294,175, Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.3, Counties Cup, Gr.3, ARC Sunline Vase, L, Coca-Cola H., Hawkes Bay Off the Track Restaurant & Licensed Cafe H., 2d ARC Royal S., Gr.2, Wellington Cup, Gr.2, 3d ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, Vision Forest Lake H., 4th Counties Cup, Gr.2, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.3. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.


2nd dam

DIVA BELLE, by Carnegie. Unraced. Half-sister to Coed, Centri Belle (dam of GOLDSCHATZ). Dam of 3 foals, 2 to race, both winners, inc:-

ANNIE HIGGINS (O'Reilly). 6 wins. See above.

Belle Fleur. Winner at 1350m in Aust.


3rd dam

TRI BELLE, by Sir Tristram. NZ Filly of the Year. 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2000m, NZ$417,865, ARC Royal S., Gr.2, Great Northern Challenge S., Gr.2, Flag Inns Trophy, Gr.2, WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.2, ARC Ladies Mile, Gr.3, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.3, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, ARC King's P., L, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, L, ARC Goodwood H., 2d Wellington S., Gr.3, ARC King's P., L, Manawatu Challenge S., L, Marton JC Metric Mile, L, 3d Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., L, 4th Rotorua RC Ansett New Zealand Challenge S., Gr.3. Sister to Cosmic Tris, Trisha's Belle (dam of MARY LAVELLE), half-sister to Belle of Rio, Big Spender. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Coed (Honor Grades). Placed at 3, 2d VATC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, VRC Nursery Car Park H., 3d BTC Members' H., 4th VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2. Dam of-

Fukutsu. 2 wins at 1200m, MRC Caranna H., 3d MRC Geoffrey Bellmaine H.

Newpilio - Da Vinci (H.K.). Winner at 1350m, BRC Powerade P., 2d HKJC Fat Choi H., Shanghai H., Owl H., Broom H., 3d BRC Ticketek H., HKJC Nakayama H., Kowloon Peak H.

Camp Eden. 2 wins at 1350m, 1700m, 2d BTC SE Qld Firefighters 3YO H. Dam of-

Blades of Glory. 8 wins to 1400m, SAJC Schweppes H.

Spacestar. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1450m, 1600m, SAJC Desirable H., Dermody Farm Supplies 2YO H., VATC Harrie Smith Welter H., 2d SAJC Ranger's Son H., VATC Blazing Saddles H., 3d Victoria Amateur Turf Club H., VRC Cromwell Welter H., SAJC Royal Shah H.

Happy Tycoon. 8 wins to 1400m in Aust. and Macau, 2d VATC Fairyhouse H.

Centri Belle. Winner at 2, 2d BOP RC Tauranga Game Fishing Club H., 3d Waikato RC Magic Millions H., ARC Coca-Cola H. Dam of-

GOLDSCHATZ (Pins). 8 wins from 1600m to 2000m, S$679,030, Singapore TC Fortune Bowl, L, Proinn Construct S., Woodlands Classic, Open H., Tabcorp Holdings Limited Trophy, Class 3 H.-twice, Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC Queen Elizabeth II Cup, L, Graduation S., Initiation P., Class 4 H.-4 times, 3d Singapore TC Kranji A S., Kranji B S., Kranji C S., Benchmark 83 H.

Tricon. Placed in NZ. Dam of-

Bustri. Unraced. Dam of-

Tradtri. 7 wins from 1400m to 1900m, NZ$37,800, A$143,010, to 2016-17, ATC TAB Place Multi H., Theraces H., Manawatu RC Crombie Lockwood S., 2d ATC Pluck at Vinery H., TAB Rewards H.-twice, Hawkes Bay Stella Artois H., 3d ATC More Than Ready at Vinery H., H., TAB Place Multi H., Bowermans Furniture H., Hawkes Bay DHL Global Express Sprint H.


4th dam

STELLAR BELLE, by Sovereign Edition. Winner at 2 in NZ. Half-sister to LORD WAVERLEY, Sentimental Belle (dam of TENNESSEE BELLE), Heavenly Belle (dam of WONDER DANCER). Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

TRI BELLE (Sir Tristram). 11 wins. See above.

Big Spender (Harbor Prince). 7 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, 1300m, WRC Avalon H., BATC DJ O'Mara S.H., 3d Hawke's Bay Guineas, L. Sire.

Belle of Rio (Balmerino). 4 wins from 1300m to 1700m, 3d Gosforth Park Executive Fashion S., L. Dam of-

Heralding Peace (Peacetime). 4 wins from 2450m to 3000m, 2d Newmarket Maurice Nathan Memorial H., L, 3d Newmarket OK Silver Bowl, L-twice.

Cosmic Tris (Sir Tristram). Winner at 2, 2d VRC Hardy Brothers Jewellers S., L, 3d VATC Radisson Hotels H., 4th VRC WJT Clarke S., L.

Trisha's Belle. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

MARY LAVELLE (O'Reilly). 2 wins at 2, CJC South Island 2YO S., L, Ashburton 2YO Classic. Producer.