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Sire: Danehill Dancer

Dam: Coureuse

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 19 year old

Foaled: Sep 21st, 1998

Country: Australia


ATB Pty Ltd, Brittain Racing, Crow Family, Scott Davidson, Peacock Racing, SCG Racing, Stokes Thoroughbreds

Horse Description:

Career: 20 starts: 4 - 0 - 1 Prizemoney: $170,500





Bay mareFoaled in 1998

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
DANEHILL DANCER (IRE) RazyanaHis Majesty
1993Mira AdondeSharpen UpAtan
  Lettre d'AmourCaro
DamTierceVictory PrinceImperial Prince
COUREUSE (AUS) Manx ParkRheingold
1994Dancer's JoyDanzatoreNorthern Dancer
  Belle VenusAvaray

DANEHILL DANCER (IRE) (1993). 4 wins-3 at 2, Curragh National S., Gr.1. Champion GB/Ire. Broodmare Sire in 2016. Sire of 2088 rnrs, 1404 wnrs, 171 SW, inc. Mastercraftsman, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Alice Springs, Minding, The Gurkha, Music Magnate, Hawksmoor, Wedding Vow, Lady Tiana, La Passe, Baciami Piccola, Cassina de Pomm, Excellency, Recorder, Silver Step, Kissed by Angels, Lite'n in My Veins, Suyoof, Tahanee, Be My Gal, Hi World, etc.


1st dam

COUREUSE, by Tierce. Placed at 2, 3d AJC Sportsman Classic 2YO H. Half-sister to Shamrock Son - Absolutely Good (Sing.). Dam of thirteen named foals, twelve to race, eight winners, inc:-

HYPURR - SICHUAN SUCCESS (H.K.) (g. by Fastnet Rock). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$7,250, HK$5,537,250, HKJC Prince Jewellery & Watch Premier Cup, HK-3, Co-Tack H., Chevalier Lifts H., Paris H., Anchor Show H., Audemars Piguet H., 2d HKJC Cyber Colors H., Celumina Beauty Care H., 4th ATC Razor Sharp H., L.

Tom Coureuse (g. by Beautiful Crown). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1350m, A$280,790, BTC QRSE Woolworths H., STC Newk & Rosewall for Humpty 2YO H., St John's Park Bowling Club H., 2d AJC Canonbury S., L, STC Decina Barthroomware H., BTC Play Station H., MVRC Pacom H., STC Guildford Leagues Club H., Champs Cafe H., WATC Turf Bowlers H., 3d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, MRC Blue Diamond Preview (c&g), Gr.3, STC Heritage S., L, Qld Tatt's RC QRSE IPG Print H., AJC Citius H., Turner Freeman Gough Whitlam H., MVRC Swift Signs H., QTC Australia Self Storage Strathpine H., 4th MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3.

Yellow Diamond (g. by Commands). 7 wins to 1400m, HK$6,789,700, Hong Kong Jockey Club Community Trophy, HKJC Duddell H., Happy Valley Vase H., Amber H., Sinolink Real Estate Number Two H., Mr Vitality H., Industrialist H., 2d HKJC Centenary Sprint Cup, HK-1, Yan Oi Tong Cup, Happy Valley Trophy H., 3d HKJC Chow Tai Fook Bauhinia Sprint Trophy, HK-3, Chevalier Cup, Cornwall H., Fan Kam H., 4th HKJC Premier Bowl H., HK-3, Sha Tin Sprint Trophy, HK-3.

Pirouettes (f. by Danehill Dancer). 4 wins. See below.

Sway to Go (g. by Danehill Dancer). 5 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$149,830, BRC Blackwoods H., Patinack Farm H., Hardy Brothers Jewellers H., Austcover H., STC Freeway Republic Beer H., 2d AJC Royalrandwick.com H., Coronation Day H., BRC BOQ H., Simon George & Sons P., David Jones H., CNW Proudly Australian H., 3d BRC Metricon Homes De Blancs H., Act for Kids H., Replica Trophies at Winningedge.net.au H.

Bella Coureuse (f. by Beautiful Crown). 2 wins at 2, AJC Paul Bouchier Jr Memorial 2YO H., STC New South Wales RSL 2YO H., 2d STC Gary Fyvie Airconditioning 2YO H., 3d MVRC Gold Bake Pies H., MRC December H., STC Aurora 2YO P., Berjani Jewellers 2YO H., 4th AJC Gimcrack S., L. Dam of-

Wow Factor. 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1650m, A$133,477, to 2016-17, 2d ATC Ibis Milano Restaurant H., BRC Hamilton Hotel H.

Prince Coureuse. Winner at 1450m in 2015-16 in Aust.

Crown of Coureuse (f. by Beautiful Crown). Winner at 2, Toowoomba TC Fitton Insurance Hopeful 2YO P.

Coco Roca - Double Bonanza (Sing.) (g. by Danehill Dancer). Winner at 1300m, AJC Kookaburra H., 2d STC Peppers Blue Mountain 2YO H., 3d AJC IGA Super H., Diggers Bistro 2YO P., STC Golden Slipper 2YO H., Kerri Ann Haute Couture Headwear H.

Lily Larmour (f. by Domesday). Placed at 3 in 2015-16 in Aust.

Kitty Cash (f. by Secret Savings). Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Cash Strapped. Winner at 1250m in 2015-16 in Aust.

La Femme Fatale. Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Sahara Desert (f. by Desert King). Unraced. Dam of-

Criollo. 4 wins from 1500m to 2150m to 2015-16, TTC Good Luck to The Cleaner H., Advocate H., 2d TTC Launceston Mitsubishi H., Premium Events Catering H.

Fortune Glory. 3 wins at 1050m in Macau.

Super Chase. 2 wins at 1400m in 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

DANCER'S JOY, by Danzatore. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$1,004,500, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Fillies S., L, VRC Friendly Societies H., VATC Springvale Panels H., 2d BATC Coca-Cola Classic, Gr.3, GCTC FAI Classic H., L, VATC Granville H., Virginia H., IGA H, 3d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, Mercedes-Benz H., L, Westminster H., 4th VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Dam of 10 foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

Shamrock Son - Absolutely Good (Sing.) (Charnwood Forest). Winner at 1200m, WATC Auswines H., 2d WATC Great Western 2YO H., Del Basso Smallgoods Clear Mak P., Toohey's Extra Dry H., 3d WATC Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic S., Gr.3, Raconteur S., L, Budget Corporate Services H., Lord Treat 2YO H., Artello Bay H., Mrs Mac's Pastries H., Ruby Room H., Singapore TC Sydney Turf Club Trophy, 4th WATC Aquanita S., L.


Race Record:

4 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$170,500, AJC Rugby.com 2YO H., VATC Harold Badger H., AJC St Vincents Campus 2YO H., STC IGA Independent Grocers of Australia H., 3d STC Millie Fox S., L, 4th VATC Mercedes-Benz S., L.


Produce Record: Dam of nine named foals, six to race, five winners.

2004 f. Astral Danza, by Beautiful Crown. 4 wins to 1400m, 3d VRC New Function Centre at Werribee 2YO H. Dam of-

I'm a Prima Donna. Winner at 1000m in 2015-16 in Aust.

2005 f. by Fusaichi Pegasus. Died.

2006 f. Fouette, by Viscount. 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m in Aust.

2007 g. Chasse, by Octagonal. 5 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$349,235, VRC Spotless H., MRC BTB Australia Directional Drilling H., Shadwell Estate Co UK H., 2d MRC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, VRC National Jockeys Trust H., MVRC Gillies Famous Pies H., VRC SES Victorian Volunteers H., Festival of Racing H., 3d VRC Mittys H., Hiraji H., Bruce Gadsden H., MRC Betfair H., VRC Victoria University H., Williamstown H., 4th ATC South Pacific H., L, Hawkesbury Guineas, L.

2008 f. Eleve, by Lonhro. Winner at 1000m, 3d MRC Race-Tech H.

2009 g. Soubresaut, by Street Sense. Placed in Aust.

2010 f. LA PASSE, by Street Sense. 6 wins to 1400m, A$329,285, to 2015-16, VRC Blazer S., Gr.2, MRC Tristarc S., Gr.2, VRC Racing Live Anywhere H., MRC Inglis Cup Raceday H.

2012 f. Elsis, by Lonhro. Unraced.

2013 f. Releve, by Wanted. Unraced.

2014 c. Pique, by Commands. Unraced.

2015 c. by Toorak Toff.


Missed in 2003; slipped in 2016; not served in 2010.