La Banca

Sire: Benfica

Dam: La Redoute

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Aug 19th, 2015

Country: Australia





Foaled 19th August 2015

BENFICA (AUS) ShadeaStraight Strike
  Ivy CottageStar Way
DamRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
LA REDOUTE (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2001Fairy TreeRahyBlushing Groom
  Magic GleamDanzig

BENFICA (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2012). 3 wins at 2, $A467,150, BRC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, Hampden S., L, STC Blackwoods 2YO H. Out of SP Hut, a half-sister to the dam of SW Neroli (STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.1). Sire of 33 rnrs, 15 wnrs, inc. SW Eusebio (Canberra Guineas, L), SP Benfica Princess and of Barbass, Charlie Chap, Prince Mouritz, Fica Gal, Bebado, Benasong, Bengara, Big Ben the Clock, General Harmony, Li'l Pippa, Ori on Fire, She's Beneficial, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

LA REDOUTE, by Redoute's Choice. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, 3d AJC Members H., H. This is her fourth foal. Dam of two foals to race, inc:-

Agree To (g. by Authorized). Winner at 1300m in 2016-17, 2d BRC Superhero Saturday H., Ipswich TC Sky Racing H., 3d Ipswich TC Miner's Cup 05/10 P.


2nd dam

FAIRY TREE, by Rahy. Raced once. Half-sister to Truckle Feature, Amazing Krisken (dam of SUB ROSE, ASTONISHING), Flying Magic (dam of CAST A SPELL). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Tigerous Queen. 11 wins to 1500m in Philippines, Manila JC Genting Club Trophy.

Multimax. 5 wins at 1200m, HK$4,373,150, to 2016-17, HKJC Carpenter H., Tai Hing H., Daffodil H., Sight Winner H., Drake H., 2d HKJC Sunning H., Dongcheng District H., Citi Global Banking H., 3d HKJC Sha Tin Heights H., Levade H., Panashop 30th Anniversary H., Severn H., Heather H., Fay Fay H.

Sou Ma Tam. 5 wins at 1200m, HK$2,684,225, HKJC Tsap Tseung H., Wong Shek H., Hin Keng H., Mount Cameron H., Nam Fung H., 2d HKJC Boston H., Wan Tsui H., Great George H., Peng Chau H., Southorn H., 3d HKJC Yin Kong H., Old Clubhouse Restaurant H.

Go Stitch. Winner at 1400m, HKJC Red Packet H., 2d HKJC Chevalier Property Management H., 3d HKJC Mission Hills Group H., Phoenix H.

La Redoute. 3 wins. See above.

Level Three. 3 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Frank the Tank. 3 wins from 6½f to 9f in U.S.A. and Canada. Sire.

Inoseyou. Unraced. Dam of-

Lad About Town. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$110,610, to 2016-17, 3d ATC Australian Turf Club 2YO H.


3rd dam

MAGIC GLEAM, by Danzig. 2 wins at 7f, 1m, £176,328, 200,000fr., Newmarket Child S., Gr.2, 2d Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, 3d Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1, Sandown Mile S., Gr.2, 4th Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1, York International S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.2. Half-sister to FLYING SNOWDROP. Dam of 8 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Truckle Feature (Saint Ballado). 2 wins at 2, 2d Santa Anita San Pedro S., L, 3d Belmont Futurity S., Gr.1, Keeneland Breeders' Futurity, Gr.2, 4th Hollywood Park Lazaro S Barrera Memorial S., Gr.2.

Devil's Glare. 3 wins at 1600m in Spain, Seville G.P. Diputación de Sevilla. Sire.

Amazing Krisken. Unraced. Dam of-

SUB ROSE (Galileo). 2 wins at 2200m, 2400m, Chantilly Prix de Royaumont, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix Beachcomber Hotels Le Shandrani. Dam of-

SUBWAY DANCER (Shamardal). 3 wins at 2000m, 2150m, €75,250, in 2016, Lyon-Parilly Prix Andre Baboin, Gr.3.

ASTONISHING (Galileo). 2 wins at 1½m, Newmarket Princess Royal S., L, 2d Goodwood Greene King Fillies' S., Newmarket Prestige Vehicles Fillies' H., 3d Newbury Crossland Fillies' S., 4th Newbury John Porter S., Gr.3.

Flying Magic. Unraced. Dam of-

CAST A SPELL (Rambo Dancer). 6 wins from 1200m to 1800m, R430,895, Fairview Breeders Guineas, L, 2d Newmarket Computaform H., 3d Fairview East Cape Paddock S., L, Arlington Jockey Club S., L, Newmarket Racing Express H., Vaal Queen of the Sand H., 4th Turffontein Syringa H., L. Dam of-

LITTLE GENIE (Judpot). 5 wins at 1000m, 1200m, R369,125, to 2015-16, Turffontein Gardenia S., L, Vaal Banyana H., L, Turffontein Supreme Cup Day H., Vaal Book a Table H.

Ollivander (Silvano). Winner at 1600m in 2016-17, 3d Kenilworth Politician S., Gr.3, 4th Kenilworth Winter Classic, Gr.3.

Neala (Jay Peg). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, R245,000, to 2015-16, Kenilworth Nomads H., 3d Kenilworth Olympic Duel S., L, 4th Scottsville Poinsettia S., Gr.3.

Magic Potion. 5 wins to 1450m, R351,050, Turffontein Racing Association H., Racing Association H., Mr D Chinsammy H., 2d Turffontein Racing Association H., 3d Greyville Radio Hindvani H., Form Scaff H., Scottsville Soccer 6 H.