Breaking Cover

Sire: Smart Missile

Dam: Breaking News

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 4th, 2015

Country: Australia


Gold Class Racing Pty Ltd (Mgr: Mrs S G McGuinness)

Career Record: 5-0-1-0

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Bay mareFoaled in 2015

SireFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
SMART MISSILE (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2008Comical SmileComic StripRed Ransom
DamBrief TruceIrish RiverRiverman
BREAKING NEWS (AUS) FalafelNorthern Dancer
1997Clear ApolloKing ApolloStar Kingdom
  Light of PeaceLight Wind

SMART MISSILE (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2012). 3 wins-2 at 2, ATC Todman S., Gr.2. Leading Aust. First Season Sire 2015-16. Sire of 405 rnrs, 258 wnrs, 13 SW, inc. Maid of Heaven (ATC Spring Champion S., Gr.1), Smart Melody, I'll Have a Bit, Debellatio, Ready to Prophet, Jericho Missile, Missile Mantra, Beauty, Final Award, Irish Bet - Hong Kong Bet (H.K.), Exocet, Sassy 'n' Smart, Special Missile, SP Rocket Fuel, Smart Elissim, Star Missile, etc.


1st dam

BREAKING NEWS, by Brief Truce. 3 wins to 1300m, AJC Fred Archer H., STC Young Members H., 2d STC Members Researved Seating H. Half-sister to FORCE APOLLO, Frisky Lady, Caltra (dam of CATRIONA), My Muse (dam of PRINCE RUBITON), Lady Elegante (dam of SIRANTO). Dam of nine foals, all raced, seven winners, inc:-

NEWS ALERT (g. by Danehill Dancer). 9 wins to 1250m, A$652,850, Qld Tatt's RC WJ Healy S., Gr.3, ATC Razor Sharp H., L, STC Canterbury Classic, L, City Tatt's RC Lightning H., L, BTC Chief de Beers H., L, STC Chifley Financial Services H., Edie's Freeway P., Murrumbidgee TC XXXX Gold Town P.H., 2d ATC Sebring S., Gr.3, AJC Razor Sharp H., L, Hawkesbury RC Yalumba Cup, L, ATC SCSI H., AJC Convention Centre Welter H., STC Grand Pavilion H., ATC Alpha Flight Services H., AJC Autumn Racing Carnival H., Prince Grant 2YO H., STC Angostura Bitters H., Welcome to the Jungle H., 3d QTC Lightning H., L, STC Lions Save Sight Foundation H., 4th ATC Galaxy H., Gr.1, VRC Seppelt Salinger S., Gr.2, ATC Canterbury Classic, L.

Foreign News (g. by Danehill Dancer). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$157,120, AJC Soho Square 2YO H., 3d ATC Sportsyear H., Canterbury Park H.

Stop the Press (f. by Choisir). Winner at 1100m, ATC Cellarbrations H.

Shadow Force (g. by Dane Shadow). 11 wins to 1200m, A$203,510, 2d ATC Noel McGrowdie H., TAB Place Multi H.

Echo Queen (f. by Starspangledbanner). Winner at 1400m, 2d ATC McGrath Estate Agents 2YO P., TAB Rewards H.-twice, Hyland Race Colours P., 3d ATC Happy Australia Day 2YO H.

French News (f. by Anabaa). Winner at 1000m, 2d AJC Vale Pat Quinn P.

Woomera (g. by Smart Missile). 4 wins at 1200m, A$81,526 in Aust.

Breaking Cover (f. by Smart Missile). See below.


2nd dam

Clear Apollo, by King Apollo. 7 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, AJC W Forrester H., Gallipoli Welter H., STC Jindabyne H., RJ Bartley H., AJC Long Reef S., STC Sans Souci H., 2d STC Theo Marks H., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway H., L, STC Civic H., L, 4th STC Winter H., L. Sister to APOLLO'S FLAME, half-sister to STAR WATCH, Winds of Peace (dam of WHISPER BAY). Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

FORCE APOLLO (Catrail). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$331,580, STC Heritage S., L, Darby Munro S., L, VRC Seascay Welter H., STC Cody Premium Outdoor H., Good Guys Bankstown H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S., Gr.3, Hawkesbury RC Safilo Cup, L.

Frisky Lady (Kenmare). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, QTC Triscay H., Victoria Bitter H., SAJC Sunny Sostene 2YO H., 2d VATC Nan Yang Supermarket P., 3d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, SAJC City S.H., L. Dam of-

Leonina. Unraced. Dam of-

SPEEDY LEO (Nadeem). 2 wins at 1100m, 1400m in Macau, Macau Lisboa Challenge, L, Lisboa Prelude, L, 4th Macau Lisboa Juvenile, L.

Caltra (Sovereign Red). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$95,060, AJC Magnificent H., Monte Carlo H., STC Pratten Park H., 2d AJC Analie H., L, STC Eau de Cologne H., 4th AJC James HB Carr S., L. Dam of-

CATRIONA (Bellotto). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, SAJC Morphettville P.H., L, Chef Cheong Liew H., Legtrap Hotel H., 2d SAJC Turners Butchers H., 3d VATC Dual Choice H., 4th SAJC KPMG S., L, Oaklands P., L. Dam of-

Caniona. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, 3d QTC Star of the Knight H. Dam of-

SHE CAN SKATE (Bradbury's Luck). 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$237,160, VRC AR Creswick S., L, MRC PFD Food Services H., MVRC Simpson Construction H., 3d VRC GH Mumm S., Gr.3.

Lamellar. Raced twice. Dam of-

GRACEFUL ANNA (Canny Lad). 6 wins to 1400m, A$1,031,050, BRC Vo Rogue P., Gr.3, GCTC Magic Millions 3YO Trophy, RL, 2d ATC Breeders Classic, Gr.2, Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3, Millie Fox H., Gr.3, 3d BRC BTC Classic, Gr.3. Producer.

My Muse. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

PRINCE RUBITON (Rubiton). 8 wins to 1400m, A$280,500, MRC Japan Racing Association S., L, VRC Scalzo Food Industries H., 2d MRC WJ Adams S., L, 3d MRC Moonga S., Gr.3, VRC Century S., L, MRC Sir John Monash S., L, Mornington RC Hareeba S., L.

Lady Elegante. Unraced. Dam of-

SIRANTO (Laranto). 3 wins from 1400m to 1600m, WATC Belmont Guineas, L, Emporium H., 2d WATC Dayana S., L, Sunspeed-Harridan H., Dardanup H., 3d WATC Pearl & Dean P., Vietnam Veterans' Association H.


Race Record:

Placed at 3 in 2018-19 in Aust.