Sire: Bel Esprit

Dam: Talk of Egypt

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Oct 17th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Gold, Green Bands And Quartered Cap

Career Record: 13-6-3-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    46.2 %
  • Place
    30.8 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireRoyal AcademyNijinskyNorthern Dancer
BEL ESPRIT (AUS) Crimson SaintCrimson Satan
  Vin d'AmourAdios
DamAliochaMiswakiMr. Prospector
TALK OF EGYPT (AUS) Chatter BoxRibot
1994Egyptian DancerLord of the DanceNijinsky
  NefertitiSovereign Edition

BEL ESPRIT (AUS) (Bay 1999-Stud 2003). 8 wins-5 at 2, BTC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. Sire of Winners 2012-13. Sire of 937 rnrs, 637 wnrs, 24 SW, inc. Black Caviar (ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1), Bel Sprinter, Bel Mer, Keen Array, Sweet Sherry, Afleet Esprit, Se Sauver, Gabbidon, Vivacious Spirit, Lady Esprit, Iconic, Angels Beach, City of Song, Honey Flower, Loveyamadly, Audacious Spirit, Oregon Spirit, Strike the Tiger, Peach Tree, etc.


1st dam

TALK OF EGYPT, by Aliocha. Unraced. Half-sister to DANCE OF EGYPT, Lord of Egypt, Spirit of Egypt (dam of BRAINPOWER). Dam of ten named foals, all raced, eight winners, inc:-

LAKE SENTENTIA (f. by California Dane). 7 wins from 1200m to 2050m, A$376,220, SAJC Centaurea S., L, MVRC City Jeep H.-twice, Jeep H., 2d VRC Matriarch S., Gr.2, Community Raceday H., 3d SAJC Queen of the South S., Gr.2, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Blazer S., Gr.2.

Queen of Egypt (f. by Ladoni). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1550m, TRC KR Pearce 2YO H., Seppelt Salinger H., 2d TRC Raine & Horne Alexandra 2YO Fillies P., 3d TRC One Thousand Guineas, L, TTC Shaw Contracting 2YO Spring Champion P., Eric Stanley H.

Antah (g. by Bel Esprit). 3 wins. See below.

What's the Goss (f. by Never Quit). 3 wins to 1200m, TTC Shaw Contracting H., Coopers Recruitment H. Dam of-

Redbougg. 5 wins to 1400m, 3d TTC H.

Scuttlebutt. Winner at 1000m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Mephisto (g. by Grand Royale). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, TTC Tote Tasmania P.

Walk the Plank (f. by Portland Pirate). 2 wins at 2100m, TRC Hi-Lite P., Ingham Love Em P., 2d TTC Eric Stanley H. Dam of-

Carabbean Princess. Winner at 1400m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Talk of California (f. by California Dane). Winner at 1600m in 2016-17, MVRC CRT Crop Care Pontiac P., 2d MVRC Cox Plate Charity Pin P., 3d MVRC Ranvet P.

Egyptian Gold (f. by California Dane). Winner at 1100m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Celestial Gypsy (f. by Ladoni). Unplaced. Dam of-

Tycoon Gypsy. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, TRC Book Now Car Leger Site H., TTC Jack Foot H.

Westy. Winner at 1650m in 2017-18, 3d TTC Deloraine Hotel P.


2nd dam

Egyptian Dancer, by Lord of the Dance. 11 wins from 1000m to 2000m, Deloraine Cup, TRC Bemboka Yacht H., Macdalla H., TTC Broughton Park H., Matchmaker S., Thirkell H., RG Robert H., Eventally Progressive H., 2d TTC Launceston Cup, Gr.3, TRC Nurses H., Sullivans Cove H., 3d TRC Kubla Khan H., Bennetto H., TTC Matchmaker S., Clarnico H., WO Layh H., Launceston Federal H., Brallos H. Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-

DANCE OF EGYPT (Amyntor). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, A$76,630, Tasmanian Guineas, L, TRC Australian Airlines Invitation S., Brighton Jockey Club Cup, HW Gregg H., Great Southern Cup, TT Line P., AP White H., 2d TTC Mowbray S., L, 3d TRC Elwick S., L.

Lord of Egypt (Poacher's Moon). 13 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$81,288, TRC Hobartown P., Cadbury Quality H., Shoreline Combined Probus H., Carlton Draught H., TTC City of Launceston H., Blenheim Inn H., Brallos H., 3d TTC Mowbray S., L.

Royal Egypt. 12 wins from 1100m to 2100m, A$80,610, TRC Sir James Wilson H., John Mitchell Oakleigh P., Sir James Agnew H., Brighton Jockey Club Cup, Hobartown P., Bow Mistress P. Dam of-

With Decorum (Savoire Vivre). 11 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$299,406, Devonport Cup, MRC Spring Preview Package H., TRC Ballast Stone Estate Wines H., Fuji Xerox Tasmania H., TTC Tasmanian Thoroughbred Breeders H., TRC Winning Edge Presentation H., 2d Tasmanian S., L, 3d TTC Newmarket H., L. Producer.

Florian. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, TRC Hobart International Airport H., 2d Tasmanian Turf Club H., TTC Tasmania is Competitive H. Dam of-

Royal Rapture (Clangalang). 15 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1700m, A$600,685, to 2016-17, MRC Moniek Sambor Tile Import. H., VRC Allen Aylett H., 2d TTC Newmarket H., L, 3d TTC Mowbray S., L, S., L.

Spirit of Egypt. Winner at 2, TTC Jim Beam Black 2YO P., 2d TRC National Mutual H. Dam of-

BRAINPOWER (Grand Royale). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 900m to 2050m, A$104,920, Tasmanian Guineas, L, TRC Raine & Horne Alexandra 2YO P., Poly Floor Australia Pty Ltd H., Penna Cultural Society H., 2d TRC Sir Tristram Trophy, Royal Hobart Bowls Club H., 3d TRC Hobartown P., Cheaper Furniture Summer Cup, 4th Tasmanian S., L.


Race Record: 9 Starts 3-2-1 A$40,650.

3 wins from 1200m to 1900m, TTC Rayner Transport H., 2d TRC Old Virgilians Association P., Sailaway Sandy Bay 3YO Classic H.