Sire: Secret Savings

Dam: A Better Approach

Colour: Brown

Gender: Mare

Age: 13 year old

Foaled: Oct 13th, 2005

Country: Australia


R J Lane, M Tette & A Labbozzetta

Career Record: ---

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Brown mareFoaled in 2005

SireSeeking the GoldMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
SECRET SAVINGS (USA) Con GameBuckpasser
1991JurisdictionalDamascusSword Dancer
DamSnaadeeDanzigNorthern Dancer
A BETTER APPROACH (AUS) SomfasWhat a Pleasure
1993Canny QueenCardinalHigh Hat
  Beautiful DreamerCoeur Volant II

SECRET SAVINGS (USA) (1991). 9 wins-1 at 2-to 1600m, AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1. Sire of 582 rnrs, 392 wnrs, 20 SW, inc. Shamekha (STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1), Dash for Cash, etc. Sire of the dams of 435 rnrs, 258 wnrs, 14 SW, inc. Friends of Ka Ying, Samaready, Secret Admirer, Night War, Melagrana, Get the Nod, Mr Chard, Tina Melina, Brook Road, Hellova Street, Holy Empire, Streetwise Savoire, Big Time, King Creole, SP Hostwin Legend, Samartested, Shahad, Stradon, etc.


1st dam

A BETTER APPROACH, by Snaadee. 3 wins to 1400m in Aust. Half-sister to COOL TRENT, Najar (dam of MR CHARD). Dam of eight foals, seven to race, four winners, inc:-

This Too Shallpass (g. by El Moxie). 7 wins to 1250m, A$86,800, 2d BTC Cleanaway H., QTC Marancia H.

Lonesome Day (g. by El Moxie). 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Aust.

Liberty Blaze (f. by Tiger Hill). Winner at 1800m in Aust.

Winning Approach (f. by Danewin). Winner at 1300m in Aust.

Lubna (f. by Secret Savings). See below.


2nd dam

CANNY QUEEN, by Cardinal. Raced twice. Half-sister to Jesmond Lass (dam of CANNY LAD, CANNY LASS, SISTER CANNY), Dazzling Dreamer (dam of RICH DREAMS). Dam of 8 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

COOL TRENT (Nediym). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1900m, A$474,300, VRC Peters Drumstick S., L, MRC Bramerton H., Greater Dandenong Chamber of Commerce H., Motorola H., Ken Sturt H., 2d VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, Mildura Cup, MRC IGA Ninja H., MVRC Independent Cranes H., VRC Geoffrey Levett H., 3d Mornington Cup, L, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic S., L, 4th MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, VRC Rory's Jester S., Gr.3.

Cossack Queen. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2100m, AJC Kellyville H., 2d AJC Caribbean H., 3d STC Canterbury Hurlstone Park RSL H., 4th STC Winter Cup, L. Producer.

Blonde Ambition. 2 wins at 2, STC Ripa 2YO H., 2d STC Courtneys Brasserie H. Producer.

Najar. Unraced. Dam of-

MR CHARD (Al Samer). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1600m, A$500,242, VRC Carbine Club S., Gr.3, Hawkesbury RC Rowley Mile H., L, MRC Gothic S., L, VRC Cleandomain 2YO H., 2d VRC Aurie's Star H., Gr.3, Poseidon S., L, Gibson Carmichael S., L, SAJC Programmed Property Services H., 3d MRC Vite Cheval H., 4th VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1.

Sahara Siren (Al Maher). 3 wins from 1300m to 1800m to 2016-17, SCTC Coastline BMW 7 Series, Wimmers Premium Soft Drinks P., 3d SCTC Princess S., L.

Miss Chard. Unraced. Dam of-

Lessyd (Statue of Liberty). Winner at 2, A$124,075, VRC Better Beyond 2YO P., 3d MRC Inglis 2YO Premier, L, MVRC 2YO P.


3rd dam

BEAUTIFUL DREAMER, by Coeur Volant II. 3 wins at 5f, 6f in Aust. Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Jesmond Lass. 7 wins-4 at 2-to 1400m, MVRC Nonga H. Dam of-

CANNY LAD (Bletchingly). Champion 2YO in Aust/NZ. 8 wins-6 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, A$2,069,900, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, 2d VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, 3d MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Sire.

CANNY LASS (Bletchingly). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$552,725, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1. Dam of-

CAUSEWAY LASS (Giant's Causeway). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$127,840, SAJC Dequetteville S., L, 2d MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2. Producer.

ASTUTE ANGEL (Godswalk). Winner at 2, VRC Gibson-Carmichael S., L, 2d VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2. Dam of-

Canny Asset. Unraced. Dam of-

AL JAMEEL (Tale of the Cat). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$61,990, A$168,340, AJC Dulcify H., L, 3d AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1.

Oh So Canny. Winner at 2, QTC Look Aloft 2YO H. Dam of-

Comrie. Unraced. Dam of-

ECKSTEIN (I Am Invincible). 5 wins at 1200m, 1300m, A$524,185, in 2016-17, BRC Glenlogan Park S., Gr.3, Mode P., L.

Rock Diva. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, 2d STC Supa IGA H. Dam of-

ROCKOLICIOUS (Fastnet Rock). 5 wins to 1400m, A$251,070, to 2016-17, Geelong RC Rosemont Stud S., L, ATC Icap H.

Schiaparelli. Winner at 1350m in Aust. Dam of-

ROTHESAY (Fastnet Rock). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$425,150, BRC Queensland Guineas, Gr.2. Sire.

SISTER CANNY (Bletchingly). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, VRC Waltzing Lily H., L. Producer.

Taareck. 2 wins at 1250m, SAJC Red Tempo H., Sheraco H. Dam of-

TERRACE (Zabeel). 10 wins from 1500m to 2800m, A$332,650, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Mile, L, 2d STC Civic S., L.

Canny Miss. Unraced. Dam of-

CAMARENA (Danehill). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1050m to 2400m, A$938,610, Queensland Derby, Gr.1. Dam of-

CAMARILLA (Elusive Quality). Second filly on the 2006-07 Australasian 2YO Classification. 2 wins at 2, A$494,975, AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1. Dam of-

GUELPH (Exceed and Excel). Champion 3YO Filly in Australia in 2013-14. 7 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$1,629,200, MRC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1.

GHIBELLINES (Shamardal). Winner at 2, A$272,700, ATC Todman S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Danehill S., Gr.2.

INDUNA (Elusive Quality). 2 wins at 2100m, 2200m, A$363,980, Geelong Classic, L, 2d Victoria Derby, Gr.1.

Watchful. Placed at 2, 3d AJC Sydney City Lexus 2YO P.H. Dam of-

SEPOY (Elusive Quality). Leading 3YO Male on 2011-12 WTR (Sprint). Champion 2YO & 3YO Colt in Australia in 2010-11 & 2011-12. 10 wins-5 at 2-to 1200m, A$3,880,000, ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2. Sire.

MULAAZEM (Dubai Destination). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1400m, A$187,928, MRC Autumn S., Gr.2.

Dreamtime Girl. 3 wins from 1000m to 1600m, VATC Fashion S. Dam of-

Magpies. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, AJC Biggest Morning Tea H. Dam of-

Pica Pica. Unraced. Dam of-

SIGNIFY (Perfectly Ready). 9 wins to 1400m, NZ$331,436, to 2016-17, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1.

Dazzling Dreamer. Unplaced. Dam of-

RICH DREAMS (Anyone Home). 12 wins from 1400m to 3650m, A$339,575, TTC Launceston Cup, Gr.3. Producer.


Race Record:

Placed at 3 in Aust.


Produce Record: Dam of three named foals, two to race.

2011 g. Khreshchatyk, by Keep the Faith. Winner at 1100m in Aust.

2012 f. Miss Odette, by Soldier's Tale. Unplaced.

2013 f. by Master of Design.

2014 c. Lemego, by Master of Design. Unraced.

2015 c. by Unencumbered.


Served by Cluster. Date of last service, 01.10.2016.