Destiny Ambush

Sire: Bushranger

Dam: Poniard

Colour: Bay or Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Dec 10th, 2012

Country: Australia

Career Record: 26-1-3-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    3.8 %
  • Place
    15.4 %

Horse Description:

New addition to the stable - having a break before starting work with us.





Bay or Brown GeldingFoaled in 2012

BUSHRANGER (IRE) Allegheny RiverLear Fan
2006Danz DanzEfisioFormidable
  Darcey BussellGreen Desert
DamLake ConistonBluebirdStorm Bird
PONIARD (AUS) Persian PollyPersian Bold
  Really SharpSharpen Up

BUSHRANGER (IRE) (Bay 2006-Stud 2010). 4 wins at 2, Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1. Sire of 567 rnrs, 298 wnrs, 11 SW, inc. Sophie P (Santa Anita Gamely S., Gr.1), Now or Never - Now or Later (Aust.), Mobsta, Benz, Ridge Ranger, Ross Castle, Serseri, Jerilderie Letter, Inferno, My Man, Veronese, SP Shes Ranger, Faithful Creek, Fox Trotter, Anakin, Carlton Choice, Cortese, Spy Ring, Bushalem, Glenrowan Rose, Direhorse, Langavat, etc.


1st dam

PONIARD, by Lake Coniston. Winner at 1400m, 3d BTC Gunsynd Garden Betting H., Moet & Chandon H. Dam of eleven named foals, nine to race, seven winners, inc:-

Jetello (g. by Niello). 6 wins to 1200m, A$110,150, to 2019-20, MVRC Sweeney Estate Agents H., 2d MRC Bunny Measure Twice, Cut Once H., SAJC Akeed Mofeed at Goldin Farms H.

Noir Rasoir (g. by Niello). 4 wins to 1200m, A$76,975, Oakbank RC Adam Internet & Coca Cola H., 2d SAJC Sportingbet H., Patinack Farm H., H., 3d SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville 2YO H.

Royal Saint (f. by Bel Esprit). 5 wins to 1200m, 2d BRC Coca-Cola Amatil H.

Gold Help (g. by Dangerous). 6 wins at 1200m, 1400m, S$285,033, Singapore TC Class 4 H.-5 times, 2d Singapore TC Novice H., Class 3 H., 3d Singapore TC Class 3 H., Class 4 H.-4 times.

Driffields Occi (g. by Niello). 2 wins at 1100m, 2200m in Aust.

Coaches Award (g. by Reward for Effort). Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Destiny Ambush (g. by Bushranger). Winner. See below.

Pontchateau (f. by Diatribe). Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Lechter. Winner at 1100m in Aust.

You're in Danger (g. by Dangerous). Placed at 2 in NZ.


2nd dam

PANGA, by Thatching. 2 wins at 2, Leopardstown Silver Flash S., L, 4th Curragh S., Gr.3. Half-sister to CAROL'S TREASURE, FLAME VIOLET. Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

Slashing. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, Hawkes Bay NZ Bloodstock Insurance 3YO H., 3d Manawatu RC Lincoln Lodge H., Waikato RC Capacia 2YO H., Ebony Grosve.

Sydney George. 3 wins at 1200m, 1300m, 2d BTC Complete Finance Brisbane H.

Poniard. Winner. See above.

Knife - Siu Lam Kam Kong (Mac.). 4 wins to 1500m in Aust. and Macau.


3rd dam

REALLY SHARP, by Sharpen Up. Unraced. Half-sister to Bydar. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

CAROL'S TREASURE (Balidar). 7 wins-4 at 2-at 5f, 6f, £103,782, York Roses S., L, Haydock Field Marshal S., L, Goodwood BBC Radio Sussex S., Weathercall H., Royal Ascot Windsor Castle S., York AF Budge H., 2d Goodwood King George S., Gr.3, Sandown Sprint S., L, 3d Doncaster Flying Childers S., Gr.2, Goodwood Richmond S., Gr.2, King George S., Gr.3, Newmarket Palace House S., Gr.3, Rous S., L, 4th Newbury Mill Reef S., Gr.2, Sandown Temple S., Gr.2, Newmarket Palace House S., Gr.3, Rous S., L, Phoenix Park Flying Five S., L.

FLAME VIOLET (Fairy King). 3 wins at 2, Leopardstown Rochestown S., L. Dam of-

Silken Sash. Winner at 5f in GB. Dam of-

RAW SILK (Malibu Moon). 3 wins from 7½f to 9f, US$201,958, Belmont Sands Point S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park South Beach S., L, 3d Saratoga Lake Placid S., Gr.2, Belmont Gaviola S., L. Producer.

PANGA (Thatching). 2 wins. See above.

Peruke. Winner at 6f, Curragh Colgans Cut H., 4th Leopardstown Phoenix Sprint S., Gr.3, Tipperary Sprint S., L. Producer.

Buraida. Winner at 6f in GB. Dam of-

Desert Royalty (Alhaarth). 4 wins from 8¼f to 1½m, Epsom H., 2d Haydock Pinnacle S., L, 3d York Galtres S., L, Goodwood Bet Attheraces H., 4th Naas Noblesse S., Gr.3. Producer.

Sadler's Run. 5 wins from 1450m to 2600m, €106,550, 51,486fr., Longchamp Prix du Bel Air, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix du Quesnay, Prix de Pauilhac.

Chocolate Souffle. Placed at 2 in GB. Dam of-

GOOD CHOCOLATE (Fayruz). 2 wins at 2, €77,583, Rome Premio Divino Amore, L, 2d Rome Premio Over, Premio Giochi Olimpici Roma, Premio Tap on Wood, 3d Rome Premio Demetrio. Producer.


4th dam

REAL PARTY, by Realm. Winner at 2 in GB. Half-sister to CANTEEN, STAINCROSS, Saucy Flirt (dam of MADAM GAY). Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Bydar (Balidar). 17 wins to 1500m, 3d Milan Premio delle Scuderie, L.


Race Record: 26 Starts 1-3-1 A$25,450.

Winner at 1300m in 2018-19 in Aust.