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Sire: Beneteau

Dam: Matter of Habit

Colour: Grulla

Gender: Mare

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Aug 24th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Fluorescent Yellow, Navy Blue Seams ATB logo

Trainer's Name: Darren Weir


Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock Pty Ltd, Mr D J Cuttriss, Wonkie Wheel, Mr D K Prouse, Mr J W Knowles, Mr D W Spicer, Mr P Johnson, Coronet Racing, Mr B J A Fairbank, A Marshall, Totally South East, Mrs G M Cuddy, Mrs S C Idle, Racing As One, Aubaine, A Marshall

Career Record: 7-0-0-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    0.0 %
  • Place
    14.3 %





Grey mareFoaled in 2012

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
BENETEAU (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2007Slice of ParadiseEncosta de LagoFairy King
  OceanfastMonde Bleu
DamKaaptive EditionKaapstadSir Tristram
MATTER OF HABIT (AUS) BevcarlynSovereign Edition
1997Fair HabitBiscayStar Kingdom
  Sweet HabitHabitat

BENETEAU (AUS) (Bay or Brown 2007-Stud 2011). 2 wins at 2, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3. Sire of 99 rnrs, 64 wnrs, 10 SW, inc. Lasqueti Spirit (VRC Oaks, Gr.1), Prompt Response, Ocean Embers, Almighty Girl, Prompt Return, Puritan, Twist Tops, Weatherly, Lady Jivago, Sparta, SP Bacarella, Dontpokethetiger, Geneteau, Tatoosh, Voilier, Jeanneau, Miss Beneteau, Aegean Sea, It's Vegas Baby, Universal Law, One Blink and of Aquatic, etc.


1st dam

MATTER OF HABIT, by Kaaptive Edition. Unraced. Dam of seven foals, all raced, three winners, inc:-

Superb Albert (g. by Magic Albert). 6 wins at 1000m, 1050m in Macau.

Vegas Baby (f. by High Yield). Winner at 900m in Aust.

Sweet Addiction (f. by Mull of Kintyre). Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Propensity (f. by Beneteau). See below.


2nd dam

Fair Habit, by Biscay. Winner at 2, STC Picnic Point H., 2d STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.3, Oatlands H. Half-sister to Royal Acclaim, Booth. Dam of 6 foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Cenchfair. 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$80,120, STC Eastwood H., 3d STC Lapstone H.

Vitzio. Winner at 2, Qld Tatt's RC Queensland Millions 2YO H., 2d BATC Orlando Wyndham 2YO H. Dam of-

Dr Ichi (Dr Green). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$158,700, BRC Mittys 2YO H., Beautiful Moments H., 2d BRC Champagne Classic, Gr.2, Vittoria H., 3d BRC Rohrig H.


3rd dam

Sweet Habit, by Habitat. 2 wins at 2, AJC Caringbah H., Sledmere H., 2d VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2, STC Darling Harbour H., VATC Mitcham H., 3d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S., L, 4th AJC Champagne S., Gr.1. Blood-sister to Environment (dam of KING'S ENVIRONMENT), half-sister to Summoned (dam of ZEDITAVE, ALANNON, PAMPAS FIRE, SQUARE DEAL, ZEDAGAL). Dam of 14 foals, 13 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Royal Acclaim (Sovereign Edition). 3 wins at 1100m, 1400m, SAJC Office Equipment H., VATC Katandra H., 3d South Australian Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

Perfick (Straight Strike). 6 wins to 1400m, R176,063, 2d Scottsville Province Of Kwazulu-Natal S., L, 3d Greyville Machattie Engineering S., L, 4th Turffontein Concor Technicrete Spring H., Gr.2. Producer.

Devotee (Grosvenor). 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m, SAJC Dominant H., AJC Bill Williamson H., 2d SAJC New Year's Gift, L, AJC AO Ellison H., SAJC West End Draught H., STC Function Centre H., 3d STC Jacobs Creek H.

Favorite Actress (Don't Forget Me). Winner at 1250m, STC Pagewood Botany SC H., 2d AJC Grey Affair H., 3d AJC James HB Carr S., L, STC Birthday Card H., L, Darby Munro S., L, NSW Tatt's RC Ansett Australia H., STC Tooheys Classic Series H., Payless Carpets Series H. Dam of-

NEESON (Mossman). 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$762,665, ATC Premiere S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway H., Gr.3, Hawkesbury Guineas, L, STC Darby Munro S., L, QTC Springwood AFL Football Club 2YO H., Illawarra TC AJ Bert Lillye Memorial H., STC Dairy Farmers Rise H., Golden Slipper Festival H., 2d AJC South Pacific Classic, Gr.3, ATC Southern Cross S., Gr.3, June S., L, 3d ATC Challenge S., Gr.2, Show County H., L, Hall Mark S., L, 4th ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1.

Fair Habit (Biscay). Winner. See above.

Booth (Handy Proverb). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1550m, A$110,330, BATC Freshman 2YO H., Neilsen's Quality 2YO H., STC Wong H., Farnworth H., 2d QTC JF Meynink S., L, AJC Festival of Sydney Flying Welter H., QTC British Airways 2YO S., 3d AJC Carnarvan H., Cabra-Vale Golf Club Welter H., Qld Tatt's RC Post Pak 2YO H.

Novella. Unplaced. Dam of-

Tevella (Testa Rossa). 2 wins at 1300m, 1600m, 2d MRC Debutante S., L, VRC Watton H.

Habiton. Unplaced. Dam of-

Mariton (Marscay). 9 wins-4 at 2-from 1100m to 1800m, A$227,320, AJC Bourke & Wills H., Centennial Park H., NSW Tatt's RC Welter H., STC Nijinsky H., AJC Riding For the Disabled H., Smirnoff Vodka 2YO H., 2d AJC Keith Mackay H., L, Reginald Allen H., L, 3d AJC Flight S., Gr.1. Producer.

Sweet Twiggy. Unraced. Dam of-

Spriggy. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

AMEX (Success Express). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1800m, A$735,560, GCTC Goldmarket H., L, Magic Millions Cup, QTC Charmosa H., BTC QROA Horse of the Year H., Frank Withey H., 2d STC Shannon H., Gr.2, BTC Sprint H., Gr.3, 3d AJC Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3, GCTC Magic Millions 3YO Trophy, L.


Race Record: 7 Starts 0-0-1 A$4,600.

Placed in 2016-17 in Aust.