Celestial King

Celestial King

Sire: Squamosa

Dam: Smokin' Jewel

Colour: Grey

Gender: Gelding

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Oct 11th, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: White, Red Shamrock, Diagonal Striped Sleeves, Striped Cap

Trainer's Name: Grahame Begg


B Murray, E P Covey, B K Steele, J Ryan, B Mason, S Buttigieg-Clarke, N Pollock, B Kruse, Mrs C M Fox, Ms K Collopy & S E Johnston

Career Record: 7-1-1-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    14.3 %
  • Place
    28.6 %





Brown or Grey geldingFoaled in 2015

SireNot a Single DoubtRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
SQUAMOSA (AUS) Singles BarRory's Jester
2007Class SuccessSuccess ExpressHold Your Peace
DamDiamond DaneDanehillDanzig
SMOKIN' JEWEL (AUS) Diamond ShowerZephyr Zip
2004Royal PearlNoble BijouVaguely Noble
  RegalitasRegalis II

SQUAMOSA (AUS) (Bay or Brown 2007-Stud 2013). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1400m, STC Run to the Rose H., Gr3, 2d STC Golden Rose S., Gr1. Half-brother to SP Flying Success. Sire of SW Kiwi Ida (CJC Canterbury Belle S., L), SP Derasa and of Breathtaking, Tuckers Daughter, Sun Quan, Lady Soma, Scuba, Squillosa and of the placegetters Ray's Dream, Always the King, Boston Ivy, Evie's Pearl, Famoosa, Keep it Classy, Low Level Flying, Memphis Squaw, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

SMOKIN' JEWEL, by Diamond Dane. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, STC Staffing Solutions H., 2d AJC Marscay H. Dam of four named foals, one to race, inc:-

Celestial Jewel (f. by Snapy Halo). Placed to 2017-18, 2d MRC (Mornington) Madison Hill P.


2nd dam

ROYAL PEARL, by Noble Bijou. 4 wins to 1400m, 3d Otago RC Radio 4ZB H. Sister to Regal Splendour (dam of NEARLY PAL'S, BASHFUL LADY), blood-sister to Noble Kit. Dam of 7 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Smokin' Jewel. 4 wins. See above.

Lady Lilian. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, Otago RC Dunedin Casino Grand Bar H., 3d Otago RC Lion Foundation H. Producer.


3rd dam

Regalitas, by Regalis II. 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, North Canterbury RC Black & White Whisky H., Westland RC Mark Wallace H., Otago RC McLean S., 3d Otago RC Champagne S., L. Dam of 4 foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

Royal Friend. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, CJC Champagne S., Winton JC Pyne Gould Guinness Bloodstock H. Producer.

Regal Splendour. Unraced. Dam of-

NEARLY PAL'S (Palatable). 13 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$147,855, A$13,225, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, Timaru Cup, L, CJC Churchill S.H., L, Otago RC James Hazlett S.H., L, North Canterbury Cup-3 times, CJC Papanui Tavern & Race Place H., Qld Tatt's RC VB H., 2d CJC Easter Classic, Gr.3, Otago RC James Hazlett S.H., L, 3d CJC Challenge S.H., Gr.3, Southland S.H., L, Woodville-Pahiatua RC WFA Sprint S., L.

BASHFUL LADY (Imperial Guard). 8 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$95,100, Gore Guineas, L, Otago RC South Island 3YO Championship Final, L, Thames Gold Cup, Winton Cup, CJC Islington Tavern H., 2d Waikouaiti Cup, L, Ashburton RC Inglewood S., L, CJC Warstep S., L, 3d ARC Clifford P., Gr.3, Timaru Cup, L. Dam of-

ROYAL MISS (Volksraad). 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$95,687, Otago RC New Zealand Bloodstock Air Freight S., L, Riccarton TC Dunedin Guineas, L, CJC Farrington's Tavern H., Christchurch Casino Southern Summer Challenge, 2d Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, CJC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance S., L, 3d CJC Warstep S., L, 4th CJC Easter Cup, Gr.3.

Eftee One (Volksraad). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$137,565, ARC Graeme Thomson Jewellery H., Avondale JC Debbie Henderson Trust 3YO H., 2d ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, Matamata RC Jack Lindsay Classic, 3d ARC Royal S., Gr.2, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.3, Waikato RC Super Bonus Classique, RL, 4th ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1. Dam of-

FAZZLE (Johar). 8 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$243,825, A$1,000, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, ARC Westbury Classic, L, Marton JC Waikato Stud H., ARC Te Hana Sparkling H., Crombie Lockwood H., Wexford Stables Team Advantage H., Winstone Gypsum H., 2d Rotorua RC Novotel Lakeside H., Waikato RC Skycity Casino H., 3d Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, Waikato RC Ag & Turf Sprint H., L, ARC VRC Trophy H.

Queens Guard (Imperial Guard). 3 wins at 1100m, 1400m, 3d Gore RC Princess Mellay S., L. Dam of-

LAGUNA QUEEN (Sir Session). 8 wins at 6f, Yakima Meadows Rhododendron H., L, Off Track Invitational H., 2d Arapahoe Luella G H., L, Yakima Meadows Ellensburg Rodeo H., L.

Queen's Style. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-

Royal Madam. 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, CJC Famis H., Robbie's Bar & Bistro Yaldhurst Hotel H., Otago RC Hector & Alice Anderton Memorial H., Lion Foundation H., 2d CJC Fitzgerald Arms Tavern H., 3d CJC Woody Woodham Memorial H., 4th CJC Canterbury Breeders' S.H., L. Dam of-

MADAM VICTORIA (High Chaparral). 8 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$179,035, CJC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance S., L, Warstep S., L, Timaru S., L, Otago RC New Zealand Bloodstock Airfreight S., L, 2d Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, CJC The Classic Villa H., 4th Gore Guineas, L, CJC Timaru S., L, South Canterbury RC Timaru Cup, L.


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