Sire: Polanski

Dam: Winter Dawn

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 22nd, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: Black, Red And White Hooped Sleeves, Quartered Cap


Mrs L A Keys & L W Warner

Career Record: 14-2-2-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    14.3 %
  • Place
    21.4 %





Bay fillyFoaled in 2015

SireRaktiPolish PrecedentDanzig
POLANSKI (AUS) RageraRainbow Quest
  TriumviratePompeii Court
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
WINTER DAWN (AUS) Lady GiselleNureyev
2001Yelgun DawnDeputy GovernorMaster Willie
  SonchelaSound Reason

POLANSKI (AUS) (Bay 2010-Stud 2014). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1450m to 2500m, A$1,173,565, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, MRC Norman Robinson S., Gr.3, VRC UCI S., L. Out of a three-quarter-sister to SW Ballroom Babe (WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1). Related to SW Just Dancing, SW Tahni Girl, SW Hidden Dragon, SW Maschino, etc. Sire of Lesedi, The Sparkle Legend and of the placegetters Here's Alwyn, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

WINTER DAWN, by Zabeel. Unraced. Dam of six foals, five to race, three winners, inc:-

Deputy Dan (g. by Bianconi). 5 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$79,887, to 2018-19 in Aust.

Beira (f. by God's Own). 2 wins at 1300m, 1700m in Aust.

Memphis Dawn (f. by Elvstroem). Winner at 2100m in Aust. Dam of-

Memphis Squaw. Winner at 1200m in 2018-19, 3d MRC (Mornington) Play Rosebud Country Club H.


2nd dam

YELGUN DAWN, by Deputy Governor. 3 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$198,825, Australasian Oaks, Gr.1, VATC Glenhuntly H., 2d SAJC Robert A Lee S., L, VATC New Years Eve H., MVRC VBBA P.H., 3d VRC Magnifique H., 4th SAJC Sedgwick Classic S., Gr.2. Half-sister to Happy Kingdom, Iguana. Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Rough Night. 9 wins from 1200m to 3000m, A$120,360, VRC Midsummer H., 2d MRC Mildura H., 3d VRC Baystone H.

Zipit. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.

Alba Zitta. 2 wins at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Snitza. 4 wins from 2000m to 2400m, A$125,710, MRC JRA H., MRC (Mornington) Long Island Country Club H., 2d MVRC United Refrigeration H., 3d MVRC Mitchelton Wines H.

Battle Kat. 3 wins at 1600m to 2018-19, 3d Wanganui JC Lisa Latta Racing Stables H.

Zimmerman. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, 2d MRC (Mornington) Farewell Dave Young H., 3d MRC (Mornington) Orbit Fitness H.

Loch Katrine. 2 wins at 1600m, 2150m in Aust.

Dawn's Sunrise. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Regal Dawn. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Bardawn. Placed at 3 in Aust.


3rd dam

SONCHELA, by Sound Reason. 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m in NZ. Three-quarter-sister to Be Reasonable, half-sister to Regal Chela. Dam of 9 named foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

YELGUN DAWN (Deputy Governor). 3 wins. See above.

Happy Kingdom (College Chapel). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, S$234,129, Singapore TC Benchmark 67 H.-twice, Benchmark 90 H., Benchmark 53 H., 2d Singapore TC Class 2 H., Class 4 H., Benchmark 62 H.-twice, 3d Singapore TC Patrons' Bowl, L, Korea Racing Association Trophy, Class 2 H.-twice, Royal Bangkok Sports Club Trophy.

Iguana (Almutawakel). 2 wins at 1800m, SAJC Cargo Club H., Join the Carlton Draught Club 500 H., 2d SAJC Be Discreet S., L, Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., 3d SAJC Port Adelaide Cup, L, Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Warren Tredrea H., Air South Learn to Fly H.

Our Imposing. 4 wins from 1800m to 2200m, VRC Aluminates Chemical H., 2d VATC General Command H., 3d VRC Super Vobis Stayers Bonus H., Peter Bedford Welter H., VATC High Caste H., Sweet Nell H., Big Philou H.

Coup Biscuit. 2 wins at 1400m, CJC Gold Club H., 2d CJC Guineas Trial.

Waialae Win. Winner at 1800m, HKJC Tate's Cairn H., 2d HKJC Ma Liu Shui H., Historical Drama H., Ho Man Tin H., Pui O H., Lau Fau Shan H., 3d HKJC National Momi-Momi Massage Lounger H., Kin Sang H., Gloucester H., Ngau Tau Kok H., The Twins H., Mut Wah H.

Durness. 3 wins from 1250m to 1850m, 3d STC Yarramundi H.

Success Two Thousand. Winner at 1800m, Singapore TC Class 5 H., 2d Singapore TC Resquilleur S., Class 4 H., 3d Singapore TC Restricted Terms, Class 4 H.


4th dam

CHELA, by Wharf. Unraced. Half-sister to INCEPTOR, BRIGHT HALO, HAMPTON'S PRIDE, RURAL SONG, Mr Expensive, Zelenski, Adamas (dam of LADY HUNDALEE, LORD HUNDALEE), Lacy (dam of CHAGEMAR). Dam of 4 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Regal Chela (Vice Regal). 15 wins from 1600m to 2950m, A$257,450, AJC Caribbean H., 2d Clarence River JC Grafton Cup, L, QTC 4IP At-Work Network H., 3d AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, STC NE Manion Cup, Gr.3, SCTC Corbould Park Anniversary Cup, L, AJC Warwick Farm Autumn H.


5th dam

CHANTAL, by Chatsworth II. 9 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, AJC Epsom H., Gr.1, George Main S., Gr.1, WRC George Adams (Tatt's) H., Gr.1, BOP RC Easter Trial, L, AJC Bank Holiday H., Glenbrook H., VRC Essendon H., Rothsay H., 2d VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, ARC George Adams (Tatt's) H., Gr.3, 3d VATC Caulfield S., Gr.1, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, 4th VRC George Adams H., Gr.1, Victoria Oaks, Gr.1. Sister to OUR FUN - LIKE FUN (N.Z.) (dam of GO FUN, SUCH FUN), half-sister to Major Effort (dam of LUNAR PROBE). Dam of 10 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

INCEPTOR (Oncidium). 8 wins from 1600m to 2450m, A$80,500, SAJC West End S., Gr.3, AJC Cumberland H., L, SAJC Simsmetal P., L, WATC Premier's Cup, L, 2d VATC Herbert Power H., Gr.3, 3d AJC Queen Elizabeth Randwick S., Gr.1. Sire.

RURAL SONG (Agricola). 7 wins at 1600m, 1850m in U.S.A. and Aust, PARC John D Lee S., L, VRC River H., 2d VATC Stanley P., L, 3d Adelaide RC Lord Mayor's S., L.

HAMPTON'S PRIDE (Agricola). 6 wins from 1000m to 2000m, VATC Stanley P., L, VRC River H., 2d AJC Chipping Norton S., Gr.2, 3d VATC Coongy H., Gr.3. Sire.

BRIGHT HALO (Zamazaan). 4 wins from 1600m to 2400m, City Tattersall's Club Cup, L, 2d AJC St Leger, Gr.2, 3d SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.1, STC Gloaming S., Gr.2. Sire.

Zelenski (Headland II). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2200m, QTC Mode H., VATC Newminster H., 2d Queensland Derby, Gr.1.

Mr Expensive (Alcimedes). 5 wins from 1600m to 2000m, VRC Cornwall Welter H., NSW Tatt's RC Welter H., 2d VATC Coongy H., Gr.3.

Rakhri. Unplaced. Dam of-

Replica. Unraced. Dam of-

Replicate. Winner at 2000m in NZ. Dam of-

COUNTOFMONTECRISTO (Echoes of Heaven). Champion 3YO in Singapore in 2017. 7 wins at 1200m, 1400m, S$1,120,632, Singapore TC Jumbo Jet Trophy, L, Singapore 3YO Sprint, L.

Adamas. Unraced. Dam of-

LADY HUNDALEE (Diplomatic Agent). 16 wins from 1400m to 2400m, A$149,330, City Tattersall's Club Cup, L, AJC 2KY Ian Craig Welter H. Producer.

LORD HUNDALEE (In the Purple). 8 wins from 1200m to 2100m, QTC Q Ford H., L, 2d BATC Lord Mayor's Cup.

Lacy. Unraced. Dam of-

CHAGEMAR (Zamazaan). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1600m to 2500m, A$254,600, VRC Dalgety H., Gr.2-twice, WATC Tattersall's Cup, L, Geelong Cup, L, VRC Rothsay H., 2d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, Moonee Valley Cup, Gr.2, 3d VATC Sandown Cup, Gr.2, AJC Cabochon H., L.

Honiton. Winner at 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

Cantante. Unraced. Dam of-

KARLA BRUNI (Pins). 7 wins at 1200m, 1600m, NZ$193,960, CJC Winter Cup, Gr.3-twice, WRC Tui Backing a Winner Since 1889 H., Levin RC Kapiti News H., 4th WRC Thompson H., Gr.3.


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