Sire: Teofilo

Dam: Royals Special

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: May 11th, 2012

Country: Ireland

Silks: Navy Blue, White Armbands And Cap


Workies Number 2 (Mgr: S R Woodbridge), Goanna Racing (Mgr: H Goodman), M E Waugh, S C Fragulis, J Maltese, S M Pope, F P Lawler, J C Heddo, C L Moore, T M Bellew, T Gillon, M W Lowe, C A G Beynon & A S Price





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireGalileoSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
TEOFILO (IRE) Urban SeaMiswaki
  SaviourMajestic Light
DamCaerleonNijinskyNorthern Dancer
ROYALS SPECIAL (IRE) ForeseerRound Table
1997Royal Sister IIClaudeHornbeam

TEOFILO (IRE) (Bay 2004-Stud 2009). 5 wins at 2, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1. Sire of 784 rnrs, 485 wnrs, 72 SW, inc. Trading Leather (Irish Derby, Gr.1), Quest for More, Voleuse de Coeurs, Palentino, Humidor, Pleascach, Kermadec, Parish Hall, Happy Clapper, Havana Gold, Ajman Princess, Special Fighter, Sonntag, Loch Garman, Arod, Permian, Amralah, Tarfasha, Amira's Prince, Light Heavy, Massaat, Brazuca, Diplomat, Tamaanee, Samba Brazil, etc.


1st dam

ROYALS SPECIAL, by Caerleon. Unplaced. Half-sister to DISTANT RELATIVE, EZZOUD, GET AWAY WITH IT. Dam of eight foals, seven to race, three winners, inc:-

Yes Mr President (g. by Montjeu). 4 wins from 9½f to 2m, £101,198, Goodwood Toteexacta H., Haydock Old Borough Cup, 2d Hamilton Braveheart H., L, Ascot Shergar Cup Stayers H., 3d Ascot Cathay Pacific Airways H., York RSA & Motability H.

Goathland (g. by Teofilo). 2 wins. See below.

Ohio (f. by Teofilo). Winner at 13f in GB.

Gemma's Pearl (f. by Marju). Placed at 3, 3d Milan Premio Strinato. Dam of-

Showmeyourheaven. Winner at 2 in Poland.

Bandear (f. by Royal Applause). Placed at 2 in GB.

Special Pearl (f. by Alhaarth). Placed in GB. Dam of-

Idle Talker. 3 wins from 1¼m to 12¼f in GB.


2nd dam

Royal Sister II, by Claude. 8 wins from 1400m to 2200m in GB and Italy, 2d Turin Premio Avvocato Carlo Marangoni, L, 4th Milan Premio Trenno, L. Half-sister to Ribarbaro. Dam of 11 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

DISTANT RELATIVE (Habitat). Champion 3YO Miler in Ireland in 1989. Champion Older Miler in France in 1990. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, £583,729, Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1, Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1, Phoenix International S., Gr.2, Goodwood Celebration Mile S., Gr.2, Newmarket Challenge S., Gr.2, Newbury Hungerford S., Gr.3, 2d Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Phoenix International S., Gr.2, Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.2, 3d Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1, Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.2, Jersey S., Gr.3. Sire.

EZZOUD (Last Tycoon). Joint top of The 1994 European 4YO+ Classification (1900m - 2100m). Champion Older Male in GB in 1994 (1900m - 2100m). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 1¼m, £707,406, York International S., Gr.1-twice, Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1, Newmarket Earl of Sefton S., Gr.3, 2d Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1, Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.2, Royal Ascot Prince of Wales's S., Gr.2, Kempton Easter S., L, 3d Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1, Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.2. Sire.

GET AWAY WITH IT (Last Tycoon). 8 wins from 1700m to 2400m in U.S.A. and U.A.E, Nad al Sheba HH Sheikh Maktoum al Maktoum Challenge S. No.2, L, 2d Jebel Ali S., L, 3d Keeneland Fayette S., Gr.3, 4th Aqueduct Excelsior H., Gr.3, Pimlico William Donald Schaefer H., L.

Majestic Sister. Unraced. Dam of-

La Grande Zoa. Unplaced. Dam of-

TRIP TO PARIS (Champs Elysees). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 2½m, £424,370, €36,000, A$675,000, Royal Ascot Gold Cup, Gr.1, Chester Cup, Lingfield Coral.co.uk H., Ripon At the Races Sky 415 H., Ascot Canisbay Bloodstock H., 2d MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, Sandown Henry II S., Gr.3, Newmarket Experience.co.uk Nursery H., 3d Irish St Leger, Gr.1, Goodwood Cup, Gr.2, Newbury Steventon S., L, 4th VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, York Lonsdale Cup, Gr.2, Nottingham Further Flight S., L.

Regine. 3 wins at 1600m to 2017-18, ATC Youth Insearch Inspire H.


3rd dam

RIBASHA, by Ribot. Placed in GB. Three-quarter-sister to ARKADINA (dam of DARK LOMOND, SOUTH ATLANTIC, FORLENE, ENCYCLOPEDIA), BLOOD ROYAL, half-sister to NATASHKA (dam of GREGORIAN, TRULY BOUND, IVORY WAND), Mazaca (dam of ITSAMAZA, TROVE). Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Royal Sister II (Claude). 8 wins. See above.

Ribarbaro (Charlottown). 5 wins from 1½m to 2m, 2d Chester Cup H., L, 3d Royal Ascot Ascot S.H., L.

Awatef. Unplaced. Dam of-

Daja (Doulab). 13 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2200m in GB and Italy, 3d Rome Premio Daumier, L.

Wot-If-We - Kim Tiger (Mal.) (Alzao). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 1½m, 2d Goodwood March S., L.


Race Record: 13 Starts 2-6-2 £36,473, A$80,600.

2 wins at 2500m, 2650m, £36,473, A$80,600, to 2016-17, VRC Vaughan Constructions H., 2d Newmarket Old Rowley Cup, VRC Young Member's Ball H., 3d MRC Chandler Macleod H.