Jump to Lot:

2019 NOVEMBER (Early) Online Sale

Lot: 92  Bella Kuria (AUS)
Lot: 92  Bella Kuria (AUS)

Current Bid






Please log in to bid. If you are a new bidder, you can register here.

Refresh this page to update bidding details


Name:Bella Kuria (AUS)
Category: Broodmare
Sire:Choisir (AUS)
Dam:Can't Hackit (NZ)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Mare
DOB:22 October 2009
Location:2063 Boonah Rathdowney Rd BOONAH QLD

Broodmare's Breeding Status

In foal: Yes
Covering sire:Whittington (AUS)
Date of last service:15 October 2019
Selling with a foal at foot: Yes
Sire of Foal:Better Than Ready (AUS)


  Bella Kuria - Positive Scan 08/11/19  


Good strong 2 time winning Choisir mare with a very attractive filly at foot,By a very promising stallion in Better Than Ready.

She is correct and will grow into a cracker of a yearling.

The mare also comes with a positive scan to Whittington who served his biggest book of mares last season and keeps getting results week in week out.

Great package deal,all the work done for you.

Bella Kuria is also up to date with Hendra vaccines.

** Please note this is not a confirmed 45 day pregnancy.


2063 Boonah Rathdowney Rd BOONAH QLD


Use this form to send an enquiry about this lot to the vendor.

Vendor's Contact Details

VendorDee Jay Bloodstock




Bay mare       Foaled 2009 

CHOISIR Danehill Dancer (Ire)Danehill (USA)Danzig
Mira AdondeSharpen Up
Great SelectionLunchtime (GB)Silly Season
Pensive MoodBiscay
Fasliyev (USA)NureyevNorthern Dancer
Mr. P's PrincessMr. Prospector
Close Your EyesGeiger Counter (USA)Mr. Prospector
Just a FlyerBluebird (USA)

CHOISIR (AUS) (1999). 7 wins-3 at 2, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Sire of 1709 rnrs, 1116 wnrs, 96 SW, inc. Olympic Glory, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Winter, Persuasive, My Dream Boat, Moonlight Maid, Brazuca, My Poppette, Eckstein, Red Verdon, Fontanelice, I Am Eloquent, Iconic Choice, Assertive Approach, Seannie, Tisbutadream, Pressing, Mr Utopia, SP Sezanne, Lizard Island, Old Trieste, etc.


1st dam

Can't Hackit (NZ), by Fasliyev (USA). 2 wins at 2, 2d ARC Mercedes Super Bonus Juvenile H., 3d Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2. Half-sister to  Quality Eyes (dam of LA FILLE EN JEU),  San Michele (dam of SEA GALLEON). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Spot the Rock (g by Fastnet Rock). 3 wins to 1300m, A$196,080, ATC National Apprentices H., BRC Ascend Sales H., 2d ATC Ara Wines H., BRC Rochelle Lynch Happy 50th H., Nugrow H., Broncos H., 3d BRC Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, STC Inglis 2YO Classic, ATC Rydges North Sydney H., STC Winning Post Restaurant H.

 Momma's Snitzel (f by Snitzel). 3 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$80,146, ATC Schweppes H., 3d ATC All Too Hard at Vinery H., TAB Place Multi H., Ranvet H.

 Candy Can (f by Testa Rossa). 7 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

 Sweet Pleasures. 4 wins at 1000m, R277,400 in South Africa.

 Such a Good Time (g by Lucky Owners (NZ)). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Malaysia.

 Bella Kuria (f by Choisir). 2 wins. See below.

 Indemnity (f by Northern Meteor). Winner at 1000m in Aust.

 Giannarelli (f by High Chaparral (Ire)). Placed at 3 in Aust.

 Rock Ten (g by Fastnet Rock). Placed in Aust.


2nd dam

CLOSE YOUR EYES, by Geiger Counter (USA). 4 wins to 1200m, A$210,700, SAJC Angas Brut S., Gr.2, KPMG S., L, VATC Storm Queen H., VRC Rainburst H., 2d VATC Burberry H. Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Can't Hackit (f Fasliyev (USA)) 2 wins. See above.

 Ariem. 4 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$1,200, 31,185Rgt., S$202,497, Singapore TC Graduation S., Novice H., Progress H., Class 3 H., 2d Penang TC Winfield S., Singapore TC Graduation H., Class 4 H., 3d Perak TC Visit Perak H., 4th Singapore TC Patrons' Bowl, L.

 Quality Eyes. Winner at 2 in NZ. Dam of 6 winners-

LA FILLE EN JEU (f Mettre en Jeu) 9 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$168,960, CJC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders H., Gr.3, Easter Cup, L, WRC Haight Ashbury H., 2d Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders S., L, Hawkes Bay City of Hastings Cup, 3d WRC Hiremaster H., 4th Manawatu Challenge S., Gr.2, Hawkes Bay GR Kelt Memorial H., Gr.3, WRC Cuddle S., Gr.3, CJC Great Easter S., L.

Overtheriver (g Mettre en Jeu) 23 wins from 1150m to 2050m, NZ$418,260, to 2018-19, Manawatu RC Carters Ashhurst Pohangina Cup, CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile Trial H., Taranaki RC Energy City Ford H.-twice, Kumara RC Vernon & Vazey Gold Nuggets H., Waverley RC CR Grace & Taylor Preston H., Reefton Cup-twice, Manawatu RC Crombie Lockwood H., Tru Test H., Poverty Bay Cup, 2d Taranaki Cup, Gr.3, CJC Great Easter S., L-twice, Manawatu RC Manawatu Standard Summer Cup, CJC Dyer Decorating H., Speight's H., 3d Manawatu Cup, Gr.3, CJC Mohua Premier H., Hornby Working Men's Club Cup.

 Krase. 11 wins from 1400m to 4400m, NZ$128,937, A$109,760, MRC Australian S/chase, CJC Speight's H., 2d Warrnambool RC Thackeray S/chase, 3d Waikato S/chase, Hawkes Bay It's a Dundeel H.

 Petite en Jeu. 6 wins at 1400m, 1600m to 2018-19, Taranaki RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H., WRC Savaria Cup, Manawatu RC Hotchilly H., 2d Hawkes Bay Hastings Cup, Waverley RC Tony Wilson Livestock H., Otaki Maori RC Vets on Riverbank H., 3d Hawkes Bay Animal Health Direct H., Wanganui JC The Dyke Family H., 4th Marton Cup, L.

 San Michele. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

SEA GALLEON (g Galileo (Ire)) 5 wins from 1300m to 2400m, A$288,317, ATC Christmas Cup, L, MRC D'Urban H., MVRC Aquanas Foods H., 2d MRC Catanach's Jewellers Ladies' Day P., 3d South Australian Derby, Gr.1, Mornington Cup, L, VRC Galilee Series Final H., MVRC SAJ Catercare Group H., MRC Royal Charter H.

 San Amaro. 7 wins to 1400m, A$173,320, VRC Heather Howes H., 2d MRC Ladbrokes Cash Out H., 3d VRC Hugo Throssell VC H.


3rd dam

JUST A FLYER, by Bluebird (USA). 3 wins from 1200m to 2000m, 3d VRC Dulcify H. Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

CLOSE YOUR EYES (f Geiger Counter (USA)) 4 wins. See above.


Race Record: 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.


Produce Record: Dam of 1 named foal.

2015  Snippets in Flight (f by Snippetson). Unraced.

2016 (c by Tickets).

2017 Not served previous season

2018 Not served previous season

2019 (f by Better Than Ready).


Not served in 2016, 2017.