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Sire: Bon Hoffa

Dam: Monkey See

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Aug 27th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Maroon, Lime Spot, Sleeves And Cap


Ken King Thoroughbreds (Mgr: Mrs A P King), K King, Mrs A King, A J Halse, T A Overton, Ms P J Brophy, R N Smulders, W Gest, R B Wegmann, Ms M A Pollard, K J Kelly, A R Hall & G N Peters

Career Record: 39-5-6-6

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    12.8 %
  • Place
    30.8 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireBelong to MeDanzigNorthern Dancer
BON HOFFA (AUS) BelongingExclusive Native
2002Asian ReefManilaLyphard
  Golden CayHabitat
DamRock of GibraltarDanehillDanzig
MONKEY SEE (AUS) Offshore BoomBe My Guest
2004Spell on YouIrish RiverRiverman
  Stormy SpellTsunami Slew

BON HOFFA (AUS) (Chestnut 2002-Stud 2009). 9 wins to 1700m, MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1. Sire of 191 rnrs, 106 wnrs, inc. SW Bon Aurum (MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1), Deiheros and of Top Sight, Sweet Emily, Best Hoffa, Sallanches, Ambitious Speedy, Ample on Offa, Bonee Tess, Galaxy Warrior, Good Offa, Hoffsetter, Never Without You, Vintage Bon, Allez Chival, Bon Rocket, I'm Ablaze, What a Buzz, Bedrock Dreams, Gibbon, Bon Elise, Bonify, etc.


1st dam

MONKEY SEE, by Rock of Gibraltar. 2 wins at 1300m, 1600m in Aust. Dam of three named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Gibbon (g. by Bon Hoffa). 2 wins. See below.

Monkey Magic (f. by Street Boss). Winner at 2 in 2015-16 in Aust.


2nd dam

SPELL ON YOU, by Irish River. Placed at 2 in France. Half-sister to MALABAR GOLD, Critical Factor. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Power City. 9 wins to 1300m, QTC Lyndhurst Stud H., 2d QTC Bengalla Lad P., 3d QTC Kempton Park P.

Certain Something. 3 wins from 1000m to 2050m, MVRC Corporate Express H.

Miracle Dragon. Winner at 1400m, HKJC Elderly Services H., 2d HKJC Special Cargo H., Zhuhai H., Zhejiang H., 3d HKJC Yiu Wa H., Tsang Tai Uk H., Hung Hom H., Trendy Guide H.

Lucky Sorcerer. 2 wins at 1100m in Malaysia and Singapore, 2d Singapore TC Initiation P.-twice.

Monkey See. 2 wins. See above.

So Naughty So Nice. Winner at 1500m in 2015-16 in Aust.

Eaglebrook - Greenfield (Mac.). Winner at 1100m in Macau.

Spell of Dane. Winner at 1600m in Aust.


3rd dam

STORMY SPELL, by Tsunami Slew. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to SEATTLE SONG, Rio Tejo (dam of BLOEMER GIRL, GIOVANNETTI, GUILLERMO, RIO ORO), half-sister to LUCKY SPELL (dam of MERLINS CHARM, GOLDSPELL), Little Big Bad, Celebration Song (dam of LET THE MUSIC PLAY). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

MALABAR GOLD (Unbridled). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 6½f, US$325,622, Santa Anita San Simeon H., Gr.3, Allowance-twice, 2d Belmont Jaipur H., Gr.3, 3d Hollywood Turf Express H., Gr.3, 4th Santa Anita San Vicente S., Gr.2, San Simeon H., Gr.3. Sire.

Critical Factor (Star de Naskra). Winner at 2, 3d Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies S., Gr.1, 4th Hollywood Starlet S., Gr.1. Producer.

Madiana. 2 wins at 5½f, 7f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Hennessey's Gold. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Liliana Princess (Winstrella). 3 wins at 1200m, 1300m in Venezuela, 3d La Rinconada Copa Iniciacion - Julian Abdala, L, 4th La Rinconada Clasico Lanzarina, L.


4th dam

INCANTATION, by Prince Blessed. 3 wins-1 at 2- in U.S.A. Half-sister to BRAND ROYAL, Martha H (dam of MARTHA'S FASTMONEY). Dam of 14 foals, 12 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

SEATTLE SONG (Seattle Slew). 3 wins-2 at 2, US$301,230, Washington DC International S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix de la Salamandre, Gr.1, 2d Phoenix Park Champion S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix de la Cote Normande, Gr.2, Evry Prix Daphnis, Gr.3. Sire.

LUCKY SPELL (Lucky Mel). 12 wins-4 at 2, US$253,655, Hollywood Park Princess S., Gr.3, Santa Anita Las Palmas H., Gr.3, Las Flores H., L, Golden Gate Linita S., L, 2d Hollywood Oaks, Gr.2, Santa Anita Linda Vista H., Gr.3. Dam of-

MERLINS CHARM (Bold Bidder). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 7f, Royal Ascot Jersey S., Gr.3, 2d Newmarket Nell Gwyn S., Gr.3, Doncaster Park S., L, 3d Newmarket Child S., Gr.3. Dam of-

BLACK SABBATH (Be My Guest). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Belgium, L'Omnium International de Sterrebeek, L, 3d Groenendael Prix Lunden, L.

Wizardry. Placed, 4th Doncaster Park Hill S., Gr.2. Dam of-

LADY MAIL (Pursuit of Love). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 9f in GB and U.S.A, Turf Paradise Sun City S., L, Wende S. Producer.

GOLDSPELL (Caro). 5 wins, Del Mar Torrey Pines S., L, 3d Santa Anita Linda Vista H., Gr.3. Dam of-

BASHFUL CHARMER (Capote). 2 wins at 2, Arlington Park Palatine S., L, 4th Arlington-Washington Lassie S., Gr.2. Dam of-

SATURDAY'S CHILD (Storm Cat). 2 wins at 2, Delaware Park Hildene S., L. Producer.

Wednesday's Child. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Wednesday's Out. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

FINALITY'S CHARMER (Finality). 4 wins-3 at 2-to 6½f, Hastings Park CTHS Sales S. (2YOf), L, Sadie Diamond Futurity, L.

SOMETHING BETTER (Finality). 2 wins at 2 in 2016, Hastings Park British Columbia Cup Debutante S., L, 4th Hastings Park CTHS Sales S. (2YOf), L.

Foryoureyesonly. 2 wins at 1m, 8½f, Churchill Downs Allowance. Dam of-

I'm Classified. Unplaced. Dam of-

JORGE PRINCE (Solitary Vision). Champion Sprinter in Venezuela in 2012. 16 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico Grano de Oro, L-3 times, Clasico Cavepro, L.

Lovethespell. 2 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

OUR DOUBLE PLAY (Grand Slam). 5 wins from 6f to 1m, Prairie Meadows Prairie Mile S., L, Tampa Bay Downs Super S., L.

COOL SPELL (Grand Slam). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 5f, 7f, Tampa Bay Downs Gasparilla S., L, 2d Churchill Downs La Troienne S., Gr.3. Dam of-

COARSEGOLD (Giant's Causeway). 3 wins at 5f, 1m, US$217,930, Gulfstream Park Secret Grace S., L, Safari Queen S., L.

Kiss of Fire. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

HOT KISS (Philanthropist). 7 wins at 8½f, 9f, US$349,282, to 2016, Woodbine Trillium S., L, 2d Woodbine Maple Leaf S., Gr.3.

Justaspell. Placed at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

LET EM SHINE (Songandaprayer). 3 wins at 6f, 7f, Hollywood Park Came Home S., L, 4th Belmont Woody Stephens S., Gr.2.

Lucky Soph. Winner at 1m in GB. Dam of-

LUCKY PULPIT (Pulpit). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 5f, 5½f, US$209,928, Arlington Park Smile S., L, 2d Santa Anita Santa Catalina S., Gr.2. Sire.

Unbridled Glory. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

THETRAILERGUY (Henny Hughes). 5 wins from 6½f to 1m to 2017, Emerald Downs Coca-Cola H., L, 4th Emerald Downs Derby, L.

Trolley Song. Winner at 9f in U.S.A. Dam of-

UNBRIDLED'S SONG (Unbridled). Joint Head of The 1995 USA 2YO Free H. 5 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 9f, US$1,311,800, Breeders' Cup Juvenile S., Gr.1, Gulfstream Park Florida Derby, Gr.1, Aqueduct Wood Memorial S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Olympic H., L, 2d Belmont Peter Pan S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Hutcheson S., Gr.2, Fountain of Youth S., Gr.2. Successful sire.

Asian Meteor. 4 wins at 1400m, 1700m in Japan. Dam of-

D'ACCORD (Deep Impact). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2400m, 331,547,000¥, Niigata Daishoten, Gr.3, 2d Kokura Daishoten, Gr.3-twice, Fukushima Tanabata Sho, Gr.3, 3d Fukushima Kinen, Gr.3.

Le Sucre (Sakura Bakushin O). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, Sapporo Suzuran Sho, 3d Chukyo Chunichi Sports Sho Falcon S., Gr.3. Dam of-

BLANC BONHEUR (Deep Impact). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 102,308,000¥, to 2016, Hakodate Nisai S., Gr.3, Sapporo Keeneland Cup, Gr.3, 3d Hanshin Juvenile Fillies, Gr.1, Kyoto KBS Kyoto Sho Fantasy S., Gr.3.

Bells are Ringing. Winner at 2, 4th Curragh Mitsubishi Diamond Vision S., L, Leopardstown One Thousand Guineas Trial, L. Dam of-

EH CUMPARI (Elusive Quality). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8½f, Gulfstream Park Palm Beach S., Gr.3, 4th Aqueduct Woodhaven S., L.

ABBY ROAD (Danehill). 2 wins at 2, Newbury St Hugh's S., L, 4th Newbury Carnarvon S., L. Producer.

Little Big Bad (Windy Sea). 6 wins-2 at 2, 3d Hollywood Park Westchester S., Gr.3, Haggin S., Gr.3.

Celebration Song. Placed in Ireland and U.S.A. Dam of-

LET THE MUSIC PLAY (Stop the Music). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, Calder Cool Air H., L, 3d Calder Birdie Belle H., L. Producer.

Rio Tejo. 2 wins at 2 in GB. Dam of-

RIO ORO (Oraibi). 14 wins-7 at 2-to 6½f, US$341,854, Santa Anita San Miguel S., L, 3d Santa Anita El Conejo H., Gr.3.

GIOVANNETTI (Memo). 8 wins at 6f, US$335,575, Turf Paradise Phoenix Gold Cup, L, 3d Hollywood Park Los Angeles H., Gr.3.

BLOEMER GIRL (Bertrando). 3 wins to 6½f, Santa Anita Sweet Life S., L, 3d Hollywood Park Great Lady M S., L.

GUILLERMO (Memo). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, Del Mar Real Good Deal S., L, 2d Fairplex Foothill S., L.


Race Record: 15 Starts 2-3-1 A$62,100.

2 wins at 1000m in 2015-16, 2d MVRC William Hill H.