Sire: Denman

Dam: Apple Candy

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 9th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Black, Red Striped Cap

Trainer's Name: Grahame Begg


Grahame Begg Racing (Mgr: G M & Mrs S R Begg), Ms L J Begg, B S Johns, M A Howell, T P Symons, M Upton, P A Wolff & Mrs S J Smith

Career Record: 27-5-6-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    18.5 %
  • Place
    29.6 %





Bay or Brown geldingFoaled in 2012

DENMAN (AUS) ShadeaStraight Strike
  Market MaidMarscay
DamRock of GibraltarDanehillDanzig
APPLE CANDY (AUS) Offshore BoomBe My Guest
2004Private IndyA.P. IndySeattle Slew
  TopicountPrivate Account

DENMAN (AUS) (Brown 2006-Stud 2010). 9 wins-3 at 2, STC Golden Rose S., Gr.1. Sire of 300 rnrs, 178 wnrs, inc. SW Fitocracy (SAJC Schweppervescence S., Gr.3), Kuro, Pinch River, Merriest, Deja Blue, Dendee, Law - Turf Sprint (H.K.), Shigeru Sendan, SP East Rand, Denmagic, Ozi Choice, Ragged Rascal, Kanga's Eye, Neapolitan, Tokelau, Denpurr, Coorg, Igraine, Piacenza and of Dynamite Dream, Pinch Passion, Prezado, Belter, Unmarked Bills, etc.


1st dam

APPLE CANDY, by Rock of Gibraltar. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Half-sister to Sanosuke, Limealicious (dam of EF TROOP). Dam of five named foals, four to race, two winners, inc:-

Emoji (g. by Denman). 5 wins. See below.

Candy Moment (f. by Barely a Moment). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m in Aust.


2nd dam

PRIVATE INDY, by A.P. Indy. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to LAGUNA SECA (dam of JOFFE'S RUN), Blessings Count (dam of RODAINI), half-sister to WINNING SEASON, Head Count (dam of MOT MOT). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Sanosuke (Haradasun). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$91,165, 3d VRC Festival of Racing S., L, ATC Liverpool Chamber of Commerce 2YO H.

Coquelet. Winner at 1250m, SAJC Jansz Tasmania P.

Limealicious. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, 4th VRC Ottawa S., L. Dam of-

EF TROOP (Spirit of Boom). 2 wins at 2, A$218,700, in 2017-18, BRC Phelan Ready S., L, Padua Old Boys 2YO H., 4th GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic, RL.

Muchas Coronas. 2 wins at 1200m to 2017-18 in Aust.

Secret Sun - Red Canyon (Sing.). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Apple Candy. Winner. See above.

Bravemore. Winner at 12¼f in GB.


3rd dam

TOPICOUNT, by Private Account. 9 wins-1 at 2, US$607,618, Belmont Rare Perfume S., Gr.2, Monmouth Park Breeders' Cup H., Gr.3, Gulfstream Park Herecomesthebride S., L, Meadowlands Middlesex County S., L, Monmouth Rumson H., L, 2d Belmont Acorn S., Gr.1, Saratoga John A Morris H., Gr.1, Arlington Matron H., Gr.2, Aqueduct Comely S., Gr.2, Meadowlands Honey Bee H., Gr.3, Essex County S., L, 3d Aqueduct Distaff H., Gr.2, Meadowlands Gardenia S., Gr.2, Lucky Lucky Lucky S., L, Philadelphia Park Villager S., L, Gulfstream Park The Very One H., L, Hialeah Patricia S., L, 4th Belmont Mother Goose S., Gr.1. Half-sister to JAHID, Super Special. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

WINNING SEASON (Lemon Drop Kid). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1m to 8½f, Aqueduct Raging Fever S., L, Belmont Allowance, 3d Aqueduct Demoiselle S., Gr.2, Busher S., L, Turfway Park Kentucky Cup Juvenile Fillies S., L, 4th Churchill Downs Mrs Revere S., Gr.2, Turfway Park My Charmer S., L. Producer.

LAGUNA SECA (Seattle Slew). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, 1m, Hollywood Park Arbor Vitae S., L, Churchill Downs Allowance, 3d Hollywood Park Railbird S., Gr.2, Del Mar CERF S., L, Santa Anita Pasadena S., L. Dam of-

JOFFE'S RUN (Giant's Causeway). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m in GB and U.S.A, Calder Regal Gal S., L, Sweettrickydancer S., 2d Calder Sambacarioca S., 3d Calder Hollywood S., L. Producer.

Macabe (Gone West). 2 wins at 6½f, 1m, Hollywood Park Allowance, 2d Del Mar Relaunch S., L, Hollywood Park Manila S., L, 4th Hollywood Park Cinema H., Gr.3. Sire.

Head Count. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 8½f, Churchill Downs Allowance, 4th Calder Boca Raton S., L, Delaware Park Silver Spoon S., L, Tampa Bay Downs Wayward Lass S., L. Dam of-

MOT MOT (Birdstone). 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1700m in Panama, Panama Clasico Antonio Tony Stanziola, L, 3d Panama Clasico Dia de la Madre, L, Clasico Jose A. y Bernabe Perez, L. Dam of-

LADY VALERY (Indy Vidual). 7 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1700m to 2017 in Panama, Panama Clasico Temistocles Diaz Q, L, Clasico Raul (Lul), Raul (Baby) y Roberto (Bob) Arango Chiari, L, Clasico Tomas Gabriel Duque y Tomas Altamirano Duque, L, Clasico Sociedad de Criadores, L, Clasico Alberto Pitin de Obarrio, L, Clasico Laffit Pincay Jr, L, 2d Panama Clasico Jose A Perez y Bernabe Perez, L, 3d Panama Clasico Carlos y Fernando Eleta Almaran, L.

Blessings Count. Raced twice. Dam of-

RODAINI (Exchange Rate). 5 wins-4 at 2-from 6f to 1m to 2017, Doncaster Flying Scotsman S., L, Newmarket Fly Easyjet Nursery H., 2d Newmarket European Free H., L, 3d Meydan CEPSA Energy Cup.

Minds Eyes (Macho Uno). 3 wins at 6f, 6½f, Santa Anita Allowance, 3d Golden Gate Camilla Urso S., L, 4th Hollywood Park Playa del Rey S., L.


Race Record: 23 Starts 5-5-2 A$119,385.

5 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$119,385, in 2016-17, 2d MRC (Mornington) Eliza Dry Cleaners H., 3d MVRC Mimatch H.