Skilled X Gypsy Marauder 16' Colt

Skilled X Gypsy Marauder 16

Sire: Skilled

Dam: Gypsy Marauder

Colour: Brown

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Sep 4th, 2016

Country: Australia

Silks: Cerise And Black Halves, White Band And Armbands, Hooped Cap

Trainer's Name: Shane P Nichols


Ray and Hilary Atchison





Foaled 4th September 2016

SKILLED (AUS) Cotehele HouseMy Swanee
2007DextrousQuest for FameRainbow Quest
  Many HandsHandy Proverb
DamMaraudingSir TristramSir Ivor
GYPSY MARAUDER (AUS) BiscaloweBiscay
1999TaimoshanWithout FearBaldric

SKILLED (AUS) (Bay 2007-Stud 2012). 3 wins at 2, AJC Champagne S., Gr.1. Brother to SW Ambidexter. Sire of 72 rnrs, 27 wnrs, inc. SW Pecans (Gosford RC Belle of the Turf H., Gr.3) and of Cayman Dayze, Miss Jane, So Skilled, Altered, Lady Skills, Little Elsa, Tradies Tea Break, Fiscal Fantasy, Regina del Nilo, Leishman, Skilled Hunter, The Skrill, Valiant Green - Everybody Happy (Sing.), Conwoman, Crying Cheetah, Exalted Craftsman, etc.


1st dam

GYPSY MARAUDER, by Marauding. Raced twice. Half-sister to Mansal Bey. This is her ninth foal. Dam of eight foals to race, six winners, inc:-

Falken (g. by Grass Wonder). 8 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$168,425, SAJC Mollie Rothe's 100th Today H., 2d Cranbourne TC Yarra Valley Cup, MVRC Tatt's H., 3d MVRC Essendon Hyundai H.

Belzace - Sparkling B (H.K.) (g. by Bel Esprit). 4 wins at 1200m in Aust. and HK, HKJC Members Cup, Audemars Piguet H., 2d HKJC Skol Cup, Wong Cup, Entrapment H.

Powermax (g. by Magnus). 3 wins at 1200m, HK$3,138,020, in 2016-17, HKJC Dorset H., Ping Shek H., Sports Road H., 2d HK Exchanges Challenge H., HKJC Community Chest Cup, Merlion H., 3d HKJC Po Chong Wan H., Longines International Jockeys' Championship H., Fukushima H.

Rebel Rover (g. by Bel Esprit). 6 wins to 1200m to 2017-18 in Aust.

Spaghetti Western (g. by Delago Brom). 6 wins to 1300m in Aust.

Belaura (f. by Bel Esprit). 2 wins at 1400m in Aust.

Princess Marauder (f. by Magnus). Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

TAIMOSHAN, by Without Fear. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Half-sister to GIN RHYTHM. Dam of 7 foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

Mansal Bey (Al Khawaaneeg). 12 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$242,478, AJC Randwick Welter H., William Inglis Flying Welter H., STC Moraitis Flying Welter H., AJC AV Jennings 2YO P.H., STC Santa Claus H., Yarramundi H., 2d AJC June S., L, HC Dangar Welter H., STC Harvey Norman Flying Welter H., Churchill Downs H., 3d AJC Carbine Club S., L, STC Winter H., L, AJC Nilo Welter H., 4th AJC Frank Packer P., Gr.3, Razor Sharp H., L, Newcastle JC Cameron H., L.

Queen Marauding. 3 wins to 1300m, MVRC Sport 927 H. Producer.

Batoro Katong. Winner at 1000m, WATC Fruit 'n' Veg H., 2d WATC Oneworld H., Wave Rock H.


3rd dam

GINGOLD, by Vain. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, STC Rockdale H., 2d VATC Sapphire H., 3d VATC Turf Club H., Elsternwick S. Half-sister to Pittsza, Zasu Rhythm (dam of ANY RHYTHM). Dam of 5 foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

GIN RHYTHM (Western Symphony). 5 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, NZ$4,900, A$245,520, BATC Coca-Cola Classic, Gr.3, VRC Hilton on the Park S., Gr.3, QTC Sir Douglas Wadley H., L, AJC Chicola H., City Tatt's RC All States Food Service H., 2d AJC Keith Mackay H., L, STC Salsa H., 3d STC Carringbush Corporation H., Waikato RC CHH Milkrite Juvenile H., 4th ARC Allegra Park Classic, L, VRC Red Roses S., L. Dam of-

Gin Player. Unraced. Dam of-

ZARITA (Pentire). Joint third filly on 2008-09 Australasian 4YO+ Classification. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2500m, A$1,653,250, South Australian Derby, Gr.1, SAJC Schweppes Oaks, Gr.1, MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, WH Stocks S., Gr.2, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, AV Kewney S., Gr.2, MRC Arborea H., 2d VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1, MRC St George S., Gr.2, Memsie S., Gr.2, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, MRC John Dillon S., L, 4th MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1. Producer.

RUN LIKE THE WIND (Pins). 7 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$118,240, Avondale JC Concorde H., Gr.2, ARC Victoria Racing Club Trophy, Avondale JC Airdrie Timbers H., Waikato RC Hamilton Veterinary Services 3YO H., 2d BOP RC New Zealand Bloodstock 3YO Classique, ARC Herald on Sunday 3YO H., 3d Rotorua RC Lion Red P., Gr.3, 4th Waikato RC Sprint H., L.

JOY AND FUN (Cullen). 12 wins from 1200m to 1600m, S$9,000, HK$18,214,100, 3,309,000Dhs in HK and U.A.E, Meydan Al Quoz Sprint S., Gr.3, HKJC Chairman's Sprint Prize, L, Chinese Club Challenge Cup, L, Premier Cup, L, 2d Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint, Gr.1, Meydan Al Quoz Sprint, Gr.1, HKJC Kent & Curwen Centenary Sprint Cup, L, 3d Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint, Gr.1, Meydan Al Quoz Sprint, Gr.1, HKJC Cathay Pacific International Sprint Trial, L.

Comique. Unraced. Dam of-

Comhere (Dehere). 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$90,500, STC Fitness First Health Clubs for Humpty H., BTC Strawberry Road H., QTC Bill McGovern H., STC Matthew Talbot Hostel Appeal H., 2d VATC Sandown Park UK S., L. Producer.