Franco Messi

Account of Spreydon Lodge Ltd, Christchurch



Born 29th November 2019

Bay Colt


L 299

Branded: 0969

American Ideal (USA)

Western Ideal

Western Hanover

No Nukes

Leah Almahurst


Lifetime Success

Matt's Scooter

Direct Scooter

Three Diamonds


Motu Born To Sparkle


Bettor's Delight

Cam's Card Shark

Cam Fella

Classic Wish

Armbro Emerson


Falcon Seelster

Warm Breeze

This Time Franco

Holmes Hanover

Family of Miss Poole (53)

AMERICAN IDEAL (USA); p.2, 1.55.2f; p.3, 1.47.8m $786,055. Sire of 737 rnrs, 557 wnrs, (6 in 1.50) and $39,415,368 incl Bling It On (1.50.2, $1,838,877, Vic AG Hunter Cup), (My) Hard Copy (1.51.6, $1,271,594, WA Pacing Cup), Soho Tribeca (1.53.8, $1,103,858, WA Pacing Cup), The Orange Agent (1.51.1, $725,543), Mighty Conqueror (1.53.9, $485,841), Ideal Alice (1.53.4, $401,250), Centenario (1.53.4, $332,520).

1st dam

MOTU BORN TO SPARKLE (Bettor's Delight) lightly raced $732. Sister to MOTU METEOR, MOTU TIGER'S EYE. Half-sister to MOTU CRUSADER, MOTU TREASURE. This is her third foal and first colt. Her first foal is a 3YO.

2nd dam

SILKSNGEMS (Falcon Seelster). Unraced. Dam of 11 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners incl-

MOTU CRUSADER (Courage Under Fire) (p.3, 1.56.9m, 1660m; 1.52.9m, Aust). (p.3, 1.59.1, 1700m; 4 wins at 3, 4 places $36,199, incl NZ Sires Stks 3yo Ht) Plus 23 Vic, Tas, Qld & NSW wins incl 5 at AP, 6 at Hobart, 1 at Melton, 4 at MP $325,145, incl Qld Sunshine Sprint, Gr.2, Tasmanian Cup, Gr.3-twice, Tas Easter Cup, Gr.3, 2d Qld Derby, Gr.1, Qld Be Good Johnny Sprint, Gr.3, Qld Gold Coast Derby, Gr.3.

MOTU METEOR (Bettor's Delight) (p.3, 1.55.4f, 2150m; 1.56.2m, 1720m, Aust). (p.3, 1.57.3, 1700m; 2 wins at 3, 4 places $34,540) Plus 12 Vic & NSW wins incl 2 at Melton, 1 at MP $217,755, incl Vic Echuca Cup, Gr.3, 2d Vic Derby Final, Gr.1, Vic Terang Cup, Gr.3, 3d NSW Derby, Gr.1, Australasian Breeders Crown 3yoc&g Final, Gr.1, Vic 4yo Bonanza, Gr.1.

MOTU TREASURE (In The Pocket) (1.55.9h, 1730m, Aust). (p.3, 1.56.9; 6 wins 8 places $41,908) Plus 13 WA wins incl 11 at Perth $149,657, incl WA Christmas Gift, Gr.3.

MOTU TIGER'S EYE (Bettor's Delight) (p.3, 1.58.5h, 2160m) 3 Vic wins at 3 $14,040 to date.

Reklaw's Gem (p.3, 2.4.5, 2600m; 1 win at 3, 4 places $23,746) Now at stud.

Motu Pocket O'Jewels (In The Pocket) (2.00.3, 1950m; 4 wins 8 places $23,114) dam of-

MOTU PREMIER (Bettor's Delight) (1.53m, Aust). (p.3, 1.55.3, 1950m; 1.58.6, 2600m; 7 wins 10 places $178,397, incl 2d NZ Sires Stks 2yo Final, Gr.1, Harness Jewels 2yo Emerald, Gr.1) Plus 12 WA & NSW wins incl 2 at MP, 8 at Perth $219,556 to date, incl NSW Ilsley ffa, Gr.3.

CAITLYN CLARKE (Art Major) (1.53.7m, 1720m, Aust). (p.3, 2.1.8, 2200m; 1 win at 3, 5 places $59,262, incl 2d Caduceus Club Classic, Gr.1) Plus 7 Vic wins incl 1 at Melton $48,960.

Diamond Dancer (Presidential Ball) (p.3, 2.3.6 PL, 2000m; placed at 3 $972) dam of-

EXPRESSIVE VICTOR (Changeover) (1.56.8; 10 wins 10 places $90,438, incl 2d Harness Jewels 4yo Diamond, Gr.1) Now at stud.

Stakes Engagements: NZSS

Contact: Zane Gregg. Phone 027 444 2854