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Cuban Belle

Sire: Helenus

Dam: Cuban Girl

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Filly

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Oct 13th, 2013

Country: Australia


K J Meadows, Mrs J L Meadows, G J Atkinson, T W Digger, J R Maher, G W Williams & B R Hodgekiss Syndicates: Two John's Racing (Mgr: J A Henry)

Career Record: 17-2-0-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    11.8 %
  • Place
    5.9 %





Chestnut fillyFoaled in 2013

SireHelissioFairy KingNorthern Dancer
HELENUS (AUS) HeliceSlewpy
1999Worldwide ElsieJava GoldKey to the Mint
  Tender CamillaPrince Tenderfoot
DamHemingwaySpectrumRainbow Quest
CUBAN GIRL (AUS) Welsh LoveEla-Mana-Mou
2003Bilpin BelleTrue VersionBletchingly
  Apple ValleyValeriga

HELENUS (AUS) (Bay 1999-Stud 2004). 5 wins from 1600m to 2500m, Victoria Derby, Gr.1. Sire of 140 rnrs, 72 wnrs, inc. SW Ethiopia (Australian Derby, Gr.1), Cedarberg, Mega Steel, Durnford, Bedamijo, Ulundi, SP The Corporation, Angola and of Mr Vain Marceau, Kasane, Rose of May, Cool as Hel, Moonlight Drive, Camacho, The Litigator, He's Henry, Helena Miss, Soo Auspicious, Arctic Ocean, Crown of Arc, The Regulator, Dimitrius, Fortescue Flyer, etc.


1st dam

Cuban Girl, by Hemingway. 6 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$108,765, SAJC Distinctive Lifestyle P., McCracken Country Club H., Chrysler Jeep Dodge H., Adelaide Airport H., Provideo H., 2d SAJC Birthday Cup, L, 3d SAJC Queen of the South S., Gr.2, Port Adelaide Cup, L. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-

Cuban Lass (f. by Astronomer Royal). Winner at 1400m, 3d VRC Rivette Series Final H.

Cuban Missile (g. by Myboycharlie). Placed to 2015-16 in Aust.


2nd dam

BILPIN BELLE, by True Version. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, STC Seven Hills RSL Youth H., 2d AJC Tellers H., STC Springwood H., Erskineville H. Sister to Top Flash. Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-

Cuban Girl (Hemingway). 6 wins. See above.

Centurion. 8 wins to 1200m, S$450,833, Singapore TC Class 1 H.-3 times, Restricted Terms, Class 2 H.-twice, Class 3 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Class 1 H., Flying H., Class 2 H., 3d Singapore TC Republic of Peru Cup, Mandai S.

Bilpin Boy - Windicator Power (H.K.). 5 wins at 1200m, NZ$11,250, HK$2,484,250, Rotorua RC Townley Trenching & Electrical H., HKJC Diamond Jubilee Challenge Cup, Cypress H., Fairy King Prawn H., 2d HKJC Celebration H., Hydrangea H.

Abidair. 4 wins from 1300m to 3000m, MRC High Scye H., 3d MRC Plato H.

Sonus Faber. 6 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$27,350, S$285,282, M$23,000, Singapore TC Benchmark 95 H., Benchmark 90 H., Benchmark 97 H., Benchmark 78 H., Benchmark 75 H., Benchmark 65 H., 2d VATC Franklins Ltd H., Hymettus H., Singapore TC Benchmark 95 H., Class 3 H., 3d Singapore TC Class 2 H., Benchmark 97 H., Benchmark 60 H.

Tin Can. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1300m, 3d MRC St Sidwells H.

Dancer's Belle. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Richly Blended. 2 wins at 1000m, 1400m, BRC Sky Racing World H.

Rowan Belle. Winner at 1300m in Aust. Producer.


3rd dam

Apple Valley, by Valeriga. Winner at 2, VATC Acorn S., 2d VRC Robertson H., 3d VATC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3. Sister to Snow Apple, half-sister to DECK THE HALLS (dam of ABOVE DECK), SCENIC ROYALE, Bronze Legend, Impecious - Time Strong (H.K.). Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Top Flash (True Version). 6 wins from 1450m to 2000m, A$91,655, VRC City of Melbourne P.H., MVRC Fairways Leisure Market Welter H., VATC Sir John Monash P.H., WATC Toyota Landcruiser H., 2d MVRC Lombard Paper People H., WATC Wave Rock H., Eat More Fruit n Vegetables H., 3d VRC Winter Championship H., L.

Bilpin Belle. 4 wins. See above.


4th dam

ROYAL RUSSET, by Roan Rocket. Winner at 11f, Ayr Dalmore S. Dam of 14 named foals, 13 to race, 11 winners, inc:-

DECK THE HALLS (Father Christmas). Joint third top filly on The 1980-81 Australasian 3YO Classification. 4 wins at 1200m, 2000m, A$216,400, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3, 2d AJC Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, Craiglee S., Gr.2, Turnbull S., Gr.2, VATC JJ Liston S., Gr.2, VRC Exford H., 3d AJC Derby, Gr.1, STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2. Dam of-

ABOVE DECK (Godswalk). 16 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2800m, A$247,170, Balaklava Cup, L, 2d SAJC Foundation SA Cup, Gr.3.

Flight Deck (Godswalk). Winner at 2, SAJC Skyjack H., 2d SAJC Morphettville P.H., L. Dam of-

Song of Freedom. Unraced. Dam of-

Wichita (Umatilla). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$121,750, VATC Copperama H., 3d NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., Gr.3. Dam of-

OUR QUIVIRA (Spinning World). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, NZ$4,550, A$246,400, SAJC Dermody S., Gr.3, VRC Kensington S., L, 2d VRC AR Creswick S., L, 3d MRC Heath H., L. Dam of-

PANIPIQUE (Testa Rossa). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$306,738, VRC Moomba P., L, 3d MRC Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.3.

KISHKAT (Spinning World). 5 wins to 1550m, A$177,000, AJC Toy Show H., L, 3d AJC Chelmsford S., Gr.2. Producer.

Kwatcha. Placed at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

DANCING PENNY (Danske). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, R181,370, Fairview Breeders Guineas, L. Producer.

Our Loch Tay. 5 wins from 1550m to 2200m, ARC Stayers' H. Dam of-

LADY OF THE TURF (Kenfair). Champion Older Female Stayer in South Africa in 1999-2000. 6 wins from 1800m to 3200m, R601,225, Turffontein Gold Bowl, Gr.2, 2d Clairwood Gold Circle Oaks, Gr.2.

Viva la Belle. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

KING OF PAIN (Greys Inn). 7 wins-4 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, R1,652,510, Clairwood Gold Challenge, Gr.1, Kenilworth Selangor Cup, Gr.2, Langerman H., Gr.3, Winter Juvenile S., L, Magnum Mile, 2d Greyville Champions Cup, Gr.1, Kenilworth Green Point S., Gr.2, Durbanville Matchem S., Gr.3, Kenilworth Winter Guineas, Gr.3, Winter Derby, Gr.3, Jet Master S., L, 3d Kenilworth Cape of Good Hope Nursery, Gr.3.

Hafla. 2 wins at 2000m, 2050m, 3d VRC Mark Sensing Sprint H. Dam of-

ABOVE DECK (Bianconi). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2200m, A$934,450, BTC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, GCTC AD Hollindale S., Gr.2, AJC Japan Racing Association P., L, MRC Moduline Classic H., STC Welter H., Albury Gold Cup, MVRC Beacon Lighting H., STC JW Mailing Services H., Michael Hansel Signs H., 2d STC NE Manion Cup, L, AJC Ray Bramman H., Reading 2YO H.

Brave Bunting. Unraced. Dam of-

Domitrix. Raced twice. Dam of-

HISSING SID (Golden Snake). 10 wins from 1400m to 3300m, A$560,080, to 2014-15, Warrnambool Cup, L-twice, 3d MRC Herbert Power S., Gr.2.

SCENIC ROYALE (Scenic). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2050m, A$360,540, HK$130,000, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VATC New Gleam H., AJC Maidenhead 2YO H., 2d VRC Chrysler S., Gr.1, VATC Vic Health Cup, Gr.1, Toorak H., Gr.1, MVRC Waterford Crystal Mile H., Gr.2, VATC Autumn Classic, Gr.2, VRC Debonair S., L.

Bronze Legend (Bataan). 16 wins to 1400m, A$211,875, MVRC Moonee Ponds H., VATC Family & Friends Welter H., 3d VATC Debutant S., Gr.3.

Apple Valley (Valeriga). Winner. See above.

Impecious - Time Strong (H.K.) (Scenic). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, VATC Proud Miss 2YO H., 3d HKJC Centurion Trophy, HK-3, Ninepin Group H.

Snow Apple (Valeriga). Winner at 2, MVRC Violoncello H., 2d VATC Heath S.H., L, 3d VATC Glen Eira H.

Pearl Queen. Winner at 1200m, VATC Sapphire H. Dam of-

Pinctada. Winner at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

PEARLY KINGS (Quest for Fame). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$278,000, Hawkesbury Guineas, L, AJC Ocean Drive Australia H.

Perle (Night Shift). 4 wins to 1300m, A$81,578, AJC Gwen Wooding H., 3d VRC Neat n' Trim Uniform S., L. Dam of-

FALAISE (Grand Lodge). 10 wins to 1500m, A$737,190, Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3, 2d QTC Sir Byrne Hart S., Gr.2, 3d STC Apollo S., Gr.2, MRC Victoria H., Gr.3.

Lustre. Placed at 2 & 3, 2d AJC Arncliffe 3YO P. Dam of-

GLOWS (Canny Lad). 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$181,575, MVRC Typhoon Tracy S., L, 3d MRC WW Cockram S., Gr.3.


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