Master Of Arts


Sire: Mastercraftsman

Dam: Petit Verdot

Colour: Grulla

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Aug 21st, 2011

Country: New Zealand

Silks: White, Red Waratah, Diagonal Halved Sleeves, White Cap, Red Waratah


Owners

Waratah Thoroughbreds (Mgr: P G Fudge)


Career Record: 35-8-3-4

  • Prizemoney
    $628,600.00
  • Wins
    22.9 %
  • Place
    20.0 %

Pedigree

 

 MASTER OF ARTS (NZ)

 

Grey geldingFoaled in 2011

SireDanehill DancerDanehillDanzig
MASTERCRAFTSMAN (IRE) Mira AdondeSharpen Up
2006Starlight DreamsBlack Tie AffairMiswaki
  Reves CelestesLyphard
DamCarnegieSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
PETIT VERDOT (NZ) DetroitRiverman
2002RationaineCentaineCentury
  RationaleSound Reason

MASTERCRAFTSMAN (IRE) (Grey 2006-Stud 2010). 7 wins-4 at 2, Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Sire of 876 rnrs, 498 wnrs, 52 SW, inc. The Grey Gatsby (Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1), Amazing Maria, Kingston Hill, A Raving Beauty, Alpha Centauri, Thee Auld Floozie, Off Limits, Saint Emilion, Valley Girl, Ashiana, Luvaluva, Mime, Avay, Santa Monica, Sacred Master, Even Song, Thunder Lady, Master of Arts, Vague Nouvelle, Neufbosc, etc.

 

1st dam

PETIT VERDOT, by Carnegie. Placed at 3 in Aust. Sister to AMALFI, three-quarter-sister to Rationality (dam of OPTIONS), half-sister to Bruges. Dam of nine named foals, six to race, five winners, inc:-

ANTONIO LOMBARDO (g. by Pins). 13 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$679,290, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.2, Hawkes Bay GR Kelt Memorial H., Gr.3, Waikato RC James & Annie Sarten Memorial S., Gr.3, Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, WRC Wellesley S., L, Whangarei RC Westbury Stud S., L, Matamata RC Waikato Stud H., BOP RC Mills Reef Sprint H., New World Summer Cup, Whangarei RC Carter Bloodstock H., LJ Hooker Spring H., 2d Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, ARC Karaka Million, RL, Counties Bowl, L, Taranaki RC Coca Cola Dash H., ITM Makita H., BOP RC Laser Plumbing Te Puke H., New World Summer Cup, Whangarei RC Spire Sprint H., Wanganui JC Danfive 2YO S., 3d Levin Classic, Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Traderacks S., Gr.3-twice, ARC Mr Tiz Trophy, L, Waikato RC Sprint H., L, Matamata RC Norwood Farm Machinery Centre H., BOP RC Hardware & Plumbing Centennial H., 4th ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Rotorua RC Lion Red P., L.

MASTER OF ARTS (g. by Mastercraftsman). 8 wins. See below.

Fine Wine (g. by Savabeel). 3 wins at 1600m, 2050m in Aust.

Irish Nip (g. by O'Reilly). 2 wins at 1000m, 1300m in Aust.

Vintage Verdot (g. by Pins). Winner at 1100m in 2017 in Malaysia.

 

2nd dam

RATIONAINE, by Centaine. Winner at 1200m, AJC Double Bay H., 2d Counties RC Country Green Salads H., 3d AJC Botany Bay H. Half-sister to EGOLI LASS (dam of GOLD ONYX), WISE LASS (dam of WISE SON), Rationable (dam of JOEY MASSINO, VIGOR, VINCENT MANGANO), Rationality (dam of OPTIONS). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

AMALFI (Carnegie). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2500m, A$1,015,900, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, VATC Norman Robinson S., Gr.2, BTC Gilshenan & Luton Lawyers H., QTC Latin Knight 2YO H., 2d MVRC Adrian Swan Quality H., 3d MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, BTC Triple M H. Sire.

Bruges (Groom Dancer). 7 wins from 1100m to 2050m, A$197,125, VRC Comic Court H., MRC Charity Racing Club H., VRC Glen Boughen H., 2d MRC Rooney P., Jack Elliott H., 3d SAJC Spring S., Gr.3, MRC Ellerslie H., 4th SAJC Marsh Classic S., Gr.2, VRC Bagot H., L. Dam of-

Princess Varunya (High Chaparral). 4 wins at 1900m, 2000m, R369,917, Greyville Racing It's a Rush H., 2d Greyville City Logistics H., 3d Greyville Michaelmas H., L, 4th Turffontein South African Fillies Classic, Gr.1.

Rationalize. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$134,000, AJC Think Big H., Seppelt Wines H., STC Equiset P., The Roxy, Parramatta H. Producer.

Grenada Road. 4 wins from 1400m to 1800m, A$92,058, MRC TMB Printing H., Cove Hotel H. Producer.

Miss Ab Fab. 2 wins at 1200m, QTC Tod Maid H., 3d MVRC Tabaret H., MRC Our Faith H. Dam of-

Miss Bellezza (Flying Spur). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, SAJC Cista Velika H., Hollow Bullet from Tori Park 2YO P., 3d SAJC Jansz S., Gr.3, MRC Glasshouse Cafe 2YO H. Producer.

 

3rd dam

RATIONALE, by Sound Reason. 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1150m to 2000m, NZ$259,460, A$8,000, ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Avondale JC Great Western Challenge H., Manawatu RC Fairdale Stud Juvenile H., 2d Avondale Cup, Gr.1, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.3, Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.3, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.3, Waikato RC DFC Financial Services H., 3d ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Great Northern Challenge S., Gr.2, Alison S., L, 4th New Zealand Derby, Gr.1. Half-sister to Top Grade, In the Country (dam of SONATA), Miss Jubilee (dam of (MY) STEELY DAN, PRINCE STANDAAN, BEKS). Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

WISE LASS (Straight Strike). 10 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$163,865, Levin S.H., L, BOP RC Tauranga Classic, L, 2d Avondale JC Concorde H., Gr.2, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, Egmont RC Fayette Park S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Windsor Park Sprint H., L, 3d Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2. Dam of-

WISE SON (Montjeu). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 3000m, R376,325, Greyville Gold Vase, Gr.2, 2d Turffontein Java H., L, Vaal UK Soccer 6 H., 3d Turffontein South African Classic, Gr.1, Greyville Lonsdale Stirrup Cup, Gr.3, Vaal Sea Cottage S., L, Turffontein Raceview Motors H.

EGOLI LASS (Kaapstad). 7 wins at 1400m, 1600m, NZ$82,925, A$1,000, Hawkes Bay Horlicks P.H., L, WRC Hardy Trade H., Bull & Bear H., 2d Manawatu RC DB Draught 1600 H., L, 3d Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, 4th Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, Manawatu Challenge S., L. Dam of-

GOLD ONYX (Black Minnaloushe). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1900m, R1,942,450, Greyville Premier's Champion S., Gr.1, Clairwood Cup Trial, Gr.3, Turffontein Protea S., Gr.3, Scottsville Sledgehammer H., L, Clairwood Margate Tattersalls S., 2d Kenilworth J&B Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Premier Trophy, Gr.2, Scottsville Michael Roberts H., L, Clairwood Easter H., L, 3d Greyville Gold Cup, Gr.1, Kenilworth Queen's P., Gr.1, Greyville Betting World 1900, Gr.2, Mango H., Gr.3-twice, King's Cup, Gr.3, Michaelmas H., L.

Prince Dande Lion (Generous). 3 wins at 2400m, A$132,750, MRC Neerim H., 3d VRC St Leger, L, Duke of Norfolk S., L, 4th AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1.

Rationality. Unraced. Dam of-

OPTIONS (Casual Lies). 8 wins from 1200m to 2100m, NZ$112,150, Matamata RC Stanley Group S., L, ARC Blandford Lodge H., Waikato RC Seafood Bazaar H., CJC Fahey Fence Hire H., 3d Hawke's Bay Gold Cup, Gr.3.

Rationable. Unraced. Dam of-

VIGOR (O'Reilly). 8 wins from 1500m to 2500m, A$935,955, VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.2, Byron Moore H., Comedy King H., Johnstaff Projects P., MVRC LHMU H., VRC Grazia Trophy H., MRC Australis Cup, 2d VRC Blamey S., Gr.2, Auckland Racing Club H., L, 3d MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.2.

JOEY MASSINO (O'Reilly). Joint third on 2008-09 NZ 2YO & 2009-10 NZ 3YO (1200m-1600m) Free H. 7 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, NZ$360,275, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, WRC Wellington S., Gr.3, ARC Champagne S., L, New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance Karaka 3YO Mile, Novotel Mile H., BOP RC Gartshore Construction H., CJC Ballantynes H., 2d Matamata RC Slipper S., L, 4th Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.2.

VINCENT MANGANO (No Excuse Needed). 8 wins-4 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$806,176, ARC Karaka Million, RL, WRC Wellesley S., L, CJC Pegasus S., L, 2d ARC Darley P., Gr.3, CJC Stewards S., Gr.3.

Dream Lass. 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m, MRC Bow Mistress H., 3d MVRC Jayco 30th Anniversary H. Dam of-

SEA LORD (Street Cry). 10 wins to 1500m, A$738,760, MVRC Australia S., Gr.2, VRC MSS Security Sprint H., L, ATC Darby Munro H., L, MVRC Chandler Macleod S., L, Major Putts H., Sporting Globe Best Bar & Grill H., AJC Little Bay H., 2d VRC MSS Security Sprint H., L, MRC Christmas S., L, 3d AJC Up & Coming S., Gr.3.

 

Race Record: 31 Starts 8-3-4 A$618,600.

8 wins from 1400m to 2600m, A$618,600, to 2017-18, ATC NE Manion H., Gr.3, SAJC Lord Reims S., Gr.3, Warrnambool Cup, L, VRC Banjo Paterson Series Final H., Wimmera & Murray Mallee H., MRC Terminus Hotel Healesville H., SAJC Schweppes H., 2d SAJC Lord Reims S., Gr.3, MRC Le Pine Funerals P., Winter & Taylor Isuzu H., 3d SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.2, BRC Grand Prix S., Gr.3, MRC Ladbrokes Infohub H., Selangor Turf Club H., 4th MRC Lord S., L.