Sire: Pierro

Dam: Corton Charlemagne

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Nov 13th, 2014

Country: Australia


W T Threadgold, P E Miall, A J Trescowthicu, R J Kennelly, H Merrett, R W Nesbitt, Mrs L M Nesbitt, P J McKinnon, L Spokes, R P Spokes, M Barraclough, Ms R Barraclough, Mrs M A Richards, Flying (Mgr: D P Blunt), Plenty Valley No: 1 (Mgr: F Dintinosante) & J J McGauran

Career Record: 22-0-4-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    0.0 %
  • Place
    22.7 %

Horse Description:

Grandson Of Laura's Express





Bay geldingFoaled in 2014

PIERRO (AUS) ShadeaStraight Strike
2009Miss Right NoteDaylamiDoyoun
  Sky SongSadler's Wells
DamKing CharlemagneNureyevNorthern Dancer
CORTON CHARLEMAGNE (AUS) Race the Wild WindSunny's Halo
2003Laura's ExpressPregoBe My Guest
  Laura's CottageHabitat

PIERRO (AUS) (Bay 2009-Stud 2013). 11 wins-6 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Out of a half-sister to SW Laverock. Leading Aust. First Season Sire in 2016-17. Sire of 98 rnrs, 43 wnrs, inc. SW Pinot (VRC Oaks, Gr.1), Pierata, Levendi, Tulip, Satin Slipper, Kentucky Breeze, Roy Had Enough, SP Poseidon's Pool, Canyonero and of Perfect Pitch, Arcadia Prince, Femme Fireball, Action, Aeecee Tong De, Amanito, Aqua d'Ivina, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

CORTON CHARLEMAGNE, by King Charlemagne. 4 wins-3 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$198,900, MVRC Red Anchor S., Gr.3, Gillies Famous Pies 2YO H., VRC Flemington Hill Stand 2YO P., MRC Ken Hilton 2YO H., 2d MRC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3. Half-sister to LAURA'S CHARM. Dam of five named foals, all raced, four winners-

Grenache (g. by More Than Ready). 3 wins at 1000m, 1050m, A$101,650, BRC St Vincent's Palliative H., 2d BRC Racing Retro H.

Anniversary Belle (f. by Danehill Dancer). 2 wins at 1100m, 1400m, TTC Armidale Stud H., 2d MRC Hyland Race Colours 2YO H.

Le Grand Cru (f. by Encosta de Lago). 2 wins at 1400m to 2016-17, 2d SAJC Hughes Chauffeured Limousines H.

Bahar Belle (f. by Elvstroem). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Peppino (g. by Pierro). See below.


2nd dam

LAURA'S EXPRESS, by Prego. 9 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$283,510, VATC Mannerism S., Gr.3, Helenslea H., Black Shoes H., Snow White Cleaning H., VRC New Year at Flemington H., Cleanevent H., Headquarters H., 2d VATC Debutante S., L, MVRC Racing Pacing Chasing H., VATC Courtza H., VRC Mittys of Queen Street H., 3d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, MVRC Motivation H., VATC Ascot H., MVRC Pacific Orchard P. H. Half-sister to Bebhinn (dam of KUGELHOPF), Coolmore (dam of (PACO) RABANNE). Dam of 13 named foals, 12 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

LAURA'S CHARM (Encosta de Lago). 10 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$645,750, MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, VRC Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3, MRC Thomas North H., Bint Marscay 2YO H., Geoffrey Bellmaine 2YO H., Journal H., Hussonet H., MVRC Paula's Choice H., MRC Countess Marizza H., Archie Yuille 2YO H., 2d MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, MRC Anniversary Vase, L, Forest Hill Chase Fashions on the Field H., Bill Collins H., VRC Dover P., Riverside H., 3d MRC Westpac Bank H., Siren Song H., VRC Gwymm H. Dam of-

Princess Charm. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1650m, A$81,300, to 2016-17, GCTC Sky Racing Jockey Series P., Ipswich TC Schweppes H., 2d SCTC Sky Racing P., 3d SCTC Centrepoint Holiday Apart. H.

CORTON CHARLEMAGNE (King Charlemagne). 4 wins. See above.

Schahriar. 18 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$270,300, Hawkesbury RC AHA Aristocrat Cup, STC Robert R Andrew Real Estate Narellan H., Hystandard Forklifts H., Join the STC Now H., 2d STC Hays Personnel H., Nivea Visage Transitional H., E-Track H., Cup Day at Rosehill Gardens Welter H., Habitat Management H., Vodka Cruisers Welter H., Become a Member H., Wyong RC Springtime Cup, 3d AJC Safilo H., Capella Kensington P.

Believe You Can. 3 wins to 1300m, WATC Xmas in July This Saturday H., 2d WATC Festival of Perth Racing H., Westspeed 3YO H., H., 3d WATC Crown Perth H., Build Scan Pay Tabtouch H., PR Ultimate Sports Day H.

Churchill Express. 4 wins at 1100m, 1400m, A$80,005, 3d MRC Le Pine Funerals H.

Southlander. Winner at 1100m, 2d TRC Tony Carrick 3YO Vase H., Adam Brooks MP H., Tasbulk H., 3d TRC D&W Electrical Data Supplies H.

Laura's Avenue. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Wooshka. 2 wins at 1250m in 2017-18, ATC TAB Rewards H., Book Summer Hospitality Today H., 3d ATC Nelune Foundation H.


3rd dam

LAURA'S COTTAGE, by Habitat. Unplaced. Half-sister to HELENETTA, Laureon (dam of LADISLAO D'ANGIO). Dam of 11 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

LAURA'S EXPRESS (Prego). 9 wins. See above.

Bebhinn. Winner at 1250m, STC Petersham H., 3d AJC Veilmond H., STC Richmond H. Dam of-

KUGELHOPF (Akaaber). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 3200m, A$345,578, Toowoomba Cup, L, Queensland Cup, AJC Kythera H., BTC Stryker H., STC Eveleigh H., 2d QTC Grand Prix S., Gr.2, Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Gold Cup, L, 3d GCTC Prime Minister's Cup, Gr.2, Queensland Cup, L, QTC Eagle Farm S., L.

Coolmore. Unraced. Dam of-

(PACO) RABANNE (Kreisler). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, STC Buckpasser Series H., ARC Dunstan H., DB Draught H., 3d CJC Easter Cup, Gr.3.


Race Record: 10 Starts 0-1-0 A$13,865.

Placed at 3 in 2017-18, 2d MRC Hamilton Reid CA P.