Heart Of Coral

Sire: Show a Heart

Dam: Exedra

Colour: Brown

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Aug 6th, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Red, Orange Diagonal Stripes


S L Dowling, L N Dowling & D D Heathwood

Career Record: 12-0-0-3

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  • Place
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Brown fillyFoaled in 2013

SireBrave WarriorCossack WarriorBletchingly
SHOW A HEART (AUS) Nothing to DoNijinsky
1997Miss SandmanRegal AdviceVice Regal
  Misty MorningBoucher
DamRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
EXEDRA (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2005MehitabelTale of the CatStorm Cat
  Our TristalightSir Tristram

SHOW A HEART (AUS) (Chestnut 1997-Stud 2002). 6 wins-3 at 2, VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1. Leading NZ Sire of 2YOs 2006-07. Sire of 756 rnrs, 492 wnrs, 23 SW, inc. Heart of Dreams (VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1), Toorak Toff, Woorim, Mimi Lebrock, Luke's Luck, Vo Heart, Rightfully Yours, Gotta Have Heart, Royal Tithe, I'm Your Venus, Super Ninetyseven, Crossyourheart, Heart Ofthe Desert - Hostwin Donatello (Mac.), Dual Chamber, Fifteen Carat, etc.


1st dam

EXEDRA, by Redoute's Choice. Winner at 1000m, 4th SAJC Laelia S., L. Half-sister to Exceed With Me. Dam of four named foals, all raced, two winners-

Pah Terie (g. by Show a Heart). Winner at 2 in 2016-17, BRC RBWH Foundation 2YO H.

Pokpung Jeoncha (c. by Red Element). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Korea.

Heart of Coral (f. by Show a Heart). See below.

Show's Over (g. by Show a Heart). Placed at 3 in Aust.


2nd dam

MEHITABEL, by Tale of the Cat. Unraced. Half-sister to DANSKE, EAGLE RHYTHM. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Exceed With Me (Exceed and Excel). Winner at 1250m, STC Theraces.com.au H., 2d STC Grey Gums Hotel Penrith 2YO H., 3d AJC Ming Dynasty H., L, Randwick Betting Auditorium 2YO H.

Rock Hit. 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m, MVRC Infor P., 2d VRC Flemington Green Fields Raceday H., MRC The Cove Hotel H., 4tracks4kids H.

Beltum. 2 wins at 1300m, 1700m to 2015-16 in Aust.

Mehitabaa. 2 wins at 1000m, 1300m in Aust.

Exedra. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

OUR TRISTALIGHT, by Sir Tristram. Top filly on The 1991-92 NZ 2YO Free H. 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1150m to 2400m, NZ$63,025, A$291,450, Australasian Oaks, Gr.1, South Australian Oaks, Gr.1, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, VATC Katandra H., ARC Sylvia Juvenile H., 2d MVRC Savoir H., Qantas Holidays H., 3d VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, VATC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.2. Half-sister to TUDOR SKY, DANCE ON AIR - FAREAST DELIGHT (Mac.), Imposette, Beach Beat (dam of CAPTIVE, ESS FIVE BEACHES). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

DANSKE (Danehill). Second on The 1998-99 NZ 3YO Free H. (1200m-1600m). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$162,625, A$119,460, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, AJC TL Baillieu H., L, 2d WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, VATC Autumn Classic, Gr.2, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Crianza Agistment 3YO S., 3d Manawatu RC Fairdale Stud Futurity 2YO H. Sire.

EAGLE RHYTHM (Rhythm). 8 wins from 1050m to 2050m, A$306,205, MRC Victoria Gold Cup, L, Cranbourne Cup, L, MRC Selangor Turf Club H., VRC Craftsman H., SAJC Bellzevir H., 2d VRC Great Western H., Sale Cup, 3d Werribee Cup, L, MVRC Sandara H., SAJC Carbine Club H., Wolf Blass AM H.

Dane Tristalight. 2 wins at 1800m, 2100m, AJC Princesses Appreciated H., Princesses Welcome H., 2d STC Golden Slipper Tour H.

Hot Practitioner. 2 wins at 1650m, 1800m, HKJC Shek Yam H., Sau Mau Ping H., 2d HKJC Yin Kong H., 3d HKJC Yuk Sau H.

Keep Alight. 2 wins at 1400m, 3d Avondale JC Jim & Bryan Bell Memorial H., Video Ezy Second Hand Wedding H., Waikato RC BDO Spicers H., 4th ARC Champagne S., L. Dam of-

Midnitemagicman - Little Island (H.K.) (Tavistock). 2 wins at 1650m, 2100m, NZ$78,775, HK$1,399,250, to 2016-17, ARC New Zealand Herald H., HKJC Kyoto H., 2d ARC Great Northern Foal S., L, Trevor Eagle Memorial S., L, HKJC Larch H., 3d ARC Champion Stakes Prelude, L, HKJC Tai Po H., Pak Sha O H., 4th New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, ARC Avondale Guineas, Gr.2.

Money Mover. Winner at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

Gilded Light. Placed at 3 in NZ. Dam of-

MIDNIGHT OIL (Keeper). 4 wins from 1600m to 2400m, NZ$236,250, New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Lowland S., Gr.3, WRC Paino & Robinson Lawyers H. Producer.


4th dam

TUDOR LIGHT, by All A'Light II. Joint Head of The 1974-75 NZ 2YO Free H. 16 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, NZ$93,705, ARC Easter H., Gr.1, Railway H., Gr.1, Great Northern Champagne S., Gr.3, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.3-twice, ARC Rose of Tralee S., L, Waikato RC Lady Norrie S., L, BOP RC Centennial Breeders' S., L, Rotorua RC Arawa S., L, Te Aroha JC All Aged S., L-twice, ARC Flying H., London H., Franklin RC Spring H., 2d ARC Air New Zealand S., Gr.1, Te Aroha JC Thames Valley S., Gr.3, Avondale S., L, Avondale JC Concorde H., L, Rotorua RC Arawa S., L, 3d ARC Easter H., Gr.1. Three-quarter-sister to Otalight (dam of TRAVEL LIGHT, ROMAN CANDLE), half-sister to Quaint Prince, Rey Moro. Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

OUR TRISTALIGHT (Sir Tristram). 6 wins. See above.

TUDOR SKY (Mussorgsky). Top of The 1981-82 Australasian 3YO Classification (1000m-1200m). Top filly on The 1980-81 NZ 2YO Free H. 8 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, Avondale JC Concorde H., Gr.3, Taranaki RC La Mer S., L, ARC Newmarket H., Orient H., Rotorua RC Air New Zealand Flying H.-twice, 2d HBJC Gold Trail S., Gr.3, Levin Cup, L, BOP RC Personalities' S., L. Producer.

DANCE ON AIR - FAREAST DELIGHT (Mac.) (Danzatore). 9 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m in Aust. and Macau, WATC Ascot S., L, Honeydew H., Burswood Welter H., Qantas Belmont P.S.

Imposette (Imposing). Winner at 2, STC Botanical Gardens H., 2d VRC Talindert H., L. Producer.

Beach Beat. Unplaced. Dam of-

CAPTIVE (Indian Ore). Joint third top colt on The 1994-95 NZ 2YO Free H. 7 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, NZ$44,175, A$135,550, MVRC CS Hayes S., Gr.3, 2d ARC Great Northern Foal S., Gr.3, 3d Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Matamata RC Slipper S., L.

ESS FIVE BEACHES (Zabeel). 5 wins from 1600m to 2400m, R222,900, Greyville Lonsdale Stirrup Cup, Gr.3, 3d Clairwood Premier's Gold Vase, Gr.2, 4th Greyville Gold Cup, Gr.1.

Star Tudor. Unraced. Dam of-

Tudor Etoile. 2 wins at 1700m, 2100m in Aust. Dam of-

BRIGHT LIFE (Southern Image). 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, 405,005Rgt. in Malaysia, Penang TC Yang di Pertua Negeri Gold Cup, L, 4th Perak Derby, L.


Race Record: 7 Starts 0-0-3 A$3,100.

Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.