It's A Diva


Sire: Stratum

Dam: La Dolce Diva

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 3rd, 2013

Country: Australia


Fred Humphrey, Andrew Humphrey





Bay fillyFoaled in 2013

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
STRATUM (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2002BourgeoisLuskin StarKaoru Star
  Brave New WorldVain
DamFusaichi PegasusMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
LA DOLCE DIVA (AUS) Angel FeverDanzig
2008Makybe DivaDesert KingDanehill

STRATUM (AUS) (Bay 2002-Stud 2006). 2 wins at 2, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. Sire of 2YOs 2009-10. Sire of 520 rnrs, 354 wnrs, 28 SW, inc. Crystal Lily (STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Streama, Stratum Star, Southern Lord, Unpretentious, Divine Calling, Running Tall, Enquare, Takedown, Va Pensiero, I'm All the Talk, Battle Hero, Misstrum, Texan, Tawteen, Averau, Bush Aviator, Darlington Abbey, Love Rocks, Queenstown, Anlon, etc.


1st dam

LA DOLCE DIVA, by Fusaichi Pegasus. Unplaced. Dam of one named foal.


2nd dam

MAKYBE DIVA, by Desert King. Australian Horse of the Year twice. Champion stayer in Australia in 2003-04 & 2005-06. Champion middle distance horse in Australia in 2005-06. Head of The 2005-06 Australasian 4YO+ Classification. 15 wins from 1400m to 3200m, A$14,526,685, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, 2000m-in track record time, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, STC BMW S., Gr.1, AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1-3 times, Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.2, Turnbull S., Gr.2, MRC Memsie S., Gr.2, Werribee Cup, L, VRC Jezabeel H., 2d MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, St George S., Gr.2, MVRC John F Feehan S., Gr.2-twice, 3d STC BMW S., Gr.1, Ranvet Rawson S., Gr.1, MRC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.3, 4th MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.2, MRC Memsie S., Gr.2, MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.3. Half-sister to MUSKET, VALKYRIE DIVA (dam of WALES), LA AMISTAD, Shadowofexcellence. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, inc:-

Rockstardom. 2 wins at 1600m, 2050m in Aust.

Taqneen. Placed at 3 in 2014-15 in Aust.


3rd dam

TUGELA, by Riverman. Raced twice. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

MAKYBE DIVA (Desert King). 15 wins. See above.

MUSKET (Redoute's Choice). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$308,250, STC Shannon S., Gr.2, AJC Wales Truck Repairs Welter H., National Jockeys Celebration Day H., STC Spring Carnival H., 2d AJC Japan Racing Association P., L, STC Sky High S., L, Royal Parma S., L, 3d STC Furniture One Group H., Fairfield RSL H., 4th Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3. Sire.

VALKYRIE DIVA (Jade Robbery). 8 wins from 1200m to 1700m, A$208,275, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, MRC Shirley Evans H., Solution H., VRC Sunny Lane H., MRC Chatham H., 2d MRC Leonia Harcourt's 40th Birthday H., 3d MRC Waranton H., 4th VRC Matriarch S., Gr.2. Dam of-

WALES (Redoute's Choice). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$103,910, MRC Redoute's Choice S., L, Catanach's Jewellers H., 2d MVRC World Racing Tours H., 3d MRC Le Pine Funerals H.

Compass. 3 wins at 1300m, 1900m, ATC Onemorenomore at Vinery H., 2d ATC WED Group H., MRC Schweppes H., MVRC Sportingbet H.

C'Est Beau la Vie. Winner at 1000m in 2015-16, SAJC Schweppes P., 2d SAJC Book Your Event at Morphettville 2YO H., 4th SAJC Hill Smith S., L.

Wonder Kid - Jolly Banner (H.K.). Winner at 1200m in 2014-15, MRC (Mornington) Toronado at Swettenham P.

LA AMISTAD (Redoute's Choice). 6 wins from 2100m to 3200m, A$337,240, to 2014-15, ATC WJ McKell Cup, L, VRC Andrew Ramsden S., L, ATC Pro-Ride H., 2d ATC City Tattersalls Club Cup, L, 3d VRC Lexus S., Gr.3, Hawkesbury RC Rowley Mile H., L, 4th ATC Hill S., Gr.2.

Shadowofexcellence (Redoute's Choice). 3 wins from 1400m to 2100m, 3d VRC Super Impose S., L.

Rodway. 3 wins at 1600m, 2050m, A$80,385, to 2014-15, MVRC Sportingbet William Hill H., 2d VRC Bitalli H., MRC (Mornington) Bayside Automotive Group H.

Celtic Reign. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Celtic Rush. 2 wins at 1100m, 1300m to 2015-16 in Aust.


4th dam

RAMBUSHKA, by Roberto. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1¼m in GB and U.S.A, Newcastle Virginia S., L, Newmarket Balaton Lodge S., 2d Newmarket Pretty Polly S., L. Half-sister to Arokat, Katsina (dam of HALLAND PARK GIRL), River Foyle. Dam of 11 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Yoshino Daio. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Japan.

Mireille. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m in Japan.

Happy Day. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m in Japan.

Creel. 2 wins at 6f in U.S.A.

Cross Question. 2 wins at 9f, 1¼m in GB. Producer.


5th dam

Katsura, by Northern Dancer. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1½m, Curragh October H., Leopardstown Torquay P.H., 2d Curragh Brownstown S., Gr.3, 3d Leopardstown Silken Glider S., Gr.3, Phoenix Park Mulhuddart H., L, Azalea S., L. Sister to Glamourous Dancer, three-quarter-sister to Russian Noble, Regent's Fancy (dam of BYZANTINE, PETE'S FANCY, ROSES 'N' WINE). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

RAMBUSHKA (Roberto). 3 wins. See above.

Arokat (Caro). Winner at 2, 2d Doncaster Champagne S., Gr.2, 3d Chester Dee S., L.

River Foyle (Irish River). 11 wins at 2100m, 2200m in Denmark and Sweden, 3d Danish Jockey Club Cup, L, Hamburg Moet et Chandon Cup, L, Fyns Fyenslob.

Katsina (Cox's Ridge). Winner at 2, Newmarket Balaton Lodge 2YO Fillies' S., 2d Newbury Fillies Trial S., L, 3d Newmarket Pretty Polly S., L. Dam of-

HALLAND PARK GIRL (Primo Dominie). Champion 2YO Filly in GB in 1999. 5 wins at 2, £127,793, Doncaster S., L, 2d Nottingham Kilvington S., L. Producer.

Ranales. Winner at 1m in U.S.A. Dam of-

Fame at Last. Winner at 2, Doncaster October 2YO S., 4th Cheshire Oaks, L. Dam of-

FAMOUS NAME (Dansili). Champion Older Male Miler in Ireland in 2009. 21 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1¼m, £8,608, €1,496,627, US$388, Curragh Royal Whip S., Gr.2, 2d Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1, Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.1-twice, Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1, Munich Grosser Dallmayr Preis, Gr.1, 3d Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.1, Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Sandown Mile S., Gr.2.

BIG BREAK (Dansili). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 7f, 7½f, €119,915, to 2014, Leopardstown Killavullan S., Gr.3, Tipperary Concorde S., Gr.3, 2d Tipperary Concorde S., Gr.3, Leopardstown Knockaire S., L.

ZAMINAST (Zamindar). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1¼m, Leopardstown Trigo S., L, 2d Gowran Denny Cordell Lavarack S., Gr.3.


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