The Sword

The Sword
Sire: Redoute's Choice
Dam: Mightier
Colour: Bay
Gender: Gelding
Age: 6 year old
Foaled: Oct 31st, 2014
Country: Australia
Silks: Black, Red Apple, Red And White Hooped Sleeves, Quartered Cap


S P Brunton, W S Crawford, W A Lewin, P F Lewin, M J Lym, D R Kaye, Ms J R Bazan, M G Burnett, R H Field, Tj Daly, N J Collis & A McIntyre

Career Record: 23 - 3 - 3 - 3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    13.0 %
  • Place
    26.1 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2014

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
1996Shantha's ChoiceCanny LadBletchingly
  Dancing ShowNijinsky
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
MIGHTIER (AUS) Lady GiselleNureyev
2008Miss Power BirdMukaddamahStorm Bird
  Miss PriorityKaapstad

REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 5 wins-2 at 2, MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire 3 times Sire of 1345 rnrs, 1014 wnrs, 160 SW, inc. Miss Finland (STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Lankan Rupee, Melito, Master of Design, Redoute's Dancer, Stratum, Samantha Miss, Majmu, Fashions Afield, Musir, Nadeem, Mustaaqeem, God's Own, Lotteria, Wylie Hall, Gallica, The Autumn Sun, King's Rose, Snitzel, Bonaria, Anamato, etc.


1st dam

MIGHTIER, by Zabeel. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Sister to Lady Zabelia (dam of TIME FOR WAR), half-sister to Lady Firebird (dam of HIFLYER). Dam of two named foals, one to race, inc:-

The Sword (g. by Redoute's Choice). See below.


2nd dam

MISS POWER BIRD, by Mukaddamah. 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$211,000, VATC How Now S., L, MVRC Thoroughbred Breeders' Victoria P., Vice Regal H., VRC New Atlantis 2YO H., VATC Denise's Joy H., 2d SAJC Yallambee Classic, Gr.2, VRC Let's Elope S., L, 3d MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, VRC Pura Milk H. Half-sister to LUCKY OWNERS, Fast Ruler, Sumehra (dam of MOSHEEN). Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Lovewithouttragedy. 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m in 2017-18, 2d MRC Chandler Macleod P.

Lady Zabelia. 3 wins at 1600m, 1800m in South Africa. Dam of-

TIME FOR WAR (Snitzel). 3 wins at 2, A$470,950, ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, BRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, ATC CFMEU Mining & Energy 2YO P., 2d Gold Coast Guineas, Gr.3, ATC Brian Crowley S., L, SCTC Glasshouse H., L, 4th ATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1.

Lord Cecil (Animal Kingdom). Winner at 2 in 2016-17, 3d GCTC Ken Russell Memorial Classic, Gr.3.

Cobden. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Mightier. Winner. See above.

Lady Firebird. Placed at 2, 2d STC Vodka Cruiser & Taylors Wines 2YO H., 3d Illawarra TC Colemans Fencing 2YO Classic. Dam of-

HIFLYER (Tavistock). 9 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$319,335, A$13,500, to 2017-18, ARC Eagle Technology S., Gr.3, WRC Thompson H., Gr.3, Waikato RC New Zealand Red Cross H., WRC Thee Auld Floozie Cup, Whangarei RC Clansman Motel Bream Bay Bowl H., Waikato RC Foster Maintain H., BOP RC Phoenix on the Strand H., 2d Hawkes Bay Tarzino Trophy, Gr.1, ARC Easter S., Gr.2, Whangarei RC NZ Bloodstock Finance H., ARC Colgate Optic White H., New Zealand Herald H., Waikato RC Munns Winners Style H., 3d WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, 4th ATC Winter S., L, Winter Challenge H., L.

Keepherhot. Winner at 2, Manawatu RC New Zealand Bloodstock 2YO H., 3d Levin RC 104.2 More FM 2YO H., 4th ARC Karaka Million, RL.

On Yer Feet. Winner at 2, Hawkes Bay Plumbquick Juvenile H., 2d Wanganui JC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance H.

Mister McIlroy. 3 wins to 1400m in 2017-18 in Aust.


3rd dam

MISS PRIORITY, by Kaapstad. Winner at 1550m, STC Otaki H. Half-sister to MIGHT AND POWER, MATTER OF HONOUR, BASTET (dam of BEAUTY PARLOUR, BAROCCI), Buenos Aires (dam of BUENOS DIAS). Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

LUCKY OWNERS (Danehill). Champion Miler in Hong Kong in 2003-04. 8 wins from 1400m to 2000m, HK$23,718,900, Hong Kong Mile, Gr.1, HKJC International Mile Trial H., L, Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby, L, Fukushima H., Fashion H., Lok Fu H., Ho Pui H., Connaught H., 2d Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Classic Mile, L, HKJC Sha Tin Silver Jubilee Cup, Kowloon Cricket Club Challenge Cup, Yan Oi Tong Cup. Successful sire.

MISS POWER BIRD (Mukaddamah). 5 wins. See above.

Fast Ruler (Viking Ruler). 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m, 2d MVRC Budget Car & Truck Rental H., 3d VRC St Leger, L.

Speeding Turtle. 5 wins to 1400m, TTC Affair to Remember H., 2d AJC Stan Martin H., 3d TRC Parmic H., AXA Superannuation H.

Sumehra. Winner at 1600m, STC Winning Edge Presentations H., 2d AJC Bronte H., STC Cathay Pacific H. Dam of-

MOSHEEN (Fastnet Rock). Joint Top Filly of 2010-11 Australasian 2YO Classification. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2500m, A$2,780,350, VRC Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, Vinery Stud S., Gr.1, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, Blazer S., Gr.2, MRC Manfred S., L, Swettenham Stud 2YO H., 2d ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, MRC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, 3d MRC Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, Quezette S., L. Dam of-

PRIMO SCENE (Deep Impact). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 93,399,000¥, to 2018, Niigata Sekiya Kinen, Gr.3, Nakayama Fairy S., Gr.3.


Race Record: 12 Starts 0-0-1 A$11,285.

Placed in 2018-19 in Aust.

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