Olly's A Star


Sire: Niello

Dam: Regal Rachel

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Oct 7th, 2011

Country: Australia

Silks: Lime, Pink Hoops, Royal Blue Sleeves, Quartered Cap


M R Louth, Ms G S Jackson, Mrs A Fulton & D Fulton

Career Record: 53-4-5-14

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    7.5 %
  • Place
    35.8 %





Bay or Brown geldingFoaled in 2011

SireOctagonalZabeelSir Tristram
NIELLO (AUS) Eight CaratPieces of Eight
2000ShadeaStraight StrikeMr. Prospector
  ConciaFirst Consul
DamRegal ClassicVice RegentNorthern Dancer
REGAL RACHEL (AUS) No ClassNodouble
1997Whirling StarStar WayStar Appeal
  TarantelleSerenader II

NIELLO (AUS) (Bay 2000-Stud 2005). 4 wins-1 at 2, AJC Spring Champion S., Gr.1. Sire of 314 rnrs, 160 wnrs, inc. SW Nautical (TRC Bow Mistress Trophy, Gr.3), Tried and Tired, Finiguerra, SP Your Honour, Ipioga, Niobe, El Magico, Sparks Burn and of Kievann, Alchemy's Eight, Azkal, Sweet Ella, Daiello, Spartan Eagle, Ocsmepop, Tasteofenergy, Olly's a Star, Cash is Coming, Fiello, Jetello, Crafman, Dashing Supreme, Delniello, Noir Rasoir, etc.


1st dam

REGAL RACHEL, by Regal Classic. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, MRC Aare H., 2d VRC Kensington Palace H., 3d MRC Kallista H., MVRC Light Ice H., VATC Chicquita H., Invicta Redbrook Carpets H. Half-sister to Mirror Ball (dam of REFLECTIVE STAR). Dam of seven foals, five to race, four winners, inc:-

Olly's a Star (g. by Niello). 3 wins. See below.

Koolasacat (g. by Niello). 6 wins from 1400m to 1650m in Aust.

Terrific Form (g. by Genuine). 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m in Aust.

Geeareone (f. by Genuine). Winner at 2050m in Aust.


2nd dam

WHIRLING STAR, by Star Way. Unraced. Half-sister to MA CHIQUITA, White Lip, Tarantia (dam of JURYS OUT). Dam of 13 named foals, 8 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Regal Rachel. 3 wins. See above.

Kensingtontreasure. 2 wins at 1100m, 1400m, WATC Ocean to Outback Communications H., 2d WATC Jemoyn H.

Rory's Whirlwind - Pinnacle Gold (Mal.). 3 wins at 1200m in Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC Class 3 H., 2d Singapore TC Class 2 H.

Mirror Ball. Unraced. Dam of-

REFLECTIVE STAR (Tailings). 9 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$379,600, WATC Placid Ark S., L, Non Aqua Sprint H., Athol Gibson OBE Memorial H., Perth Racing Members Welter H., Mrs Alice August H., Gay Affair H., Carlton Cold H., Flying Medal H., 2d WATC Premium Range H., Ascot Vale Estate H., Content Living the Home Builders H., Ascot Vale Estate Sprint H., Bunbury RC Patrons South West Breeders' P., 3d WATC RS Crawford S., L, Father Brian Celebration Trophy H., Go for 2&5 Winter Championship Final, Carbine Club Trophy H.

Bowl Along (Picnicker). 5 wins from 1850m to 2200m, A$112,482, 2d Ballarat Cup, L, MRC Uncle Sam H., Mighty Kingdom H.


3rd dam

TARANTELLE, by Serenader II. Unraced. Half-sister to Clap Trap (dam of DUSTY ANSWER). Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

MA CHIQUITA (Last Tango). Top filly on The 1984-85 NZ 2YO Free H. 8 wins-4 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$86,600, A$281,135, AJC George Main S., Gr.1, Surround S., Gr.2, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, AJC Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3, STC Magic Night S., Gr.3, ARC King's P., L, WRC Hopeful H., 2d AJC Epsom H., Gr.1, ARC Flag Inns Trophy, Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway H., Gr.3, Te Aroha JC Thames Valley S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Ampol S., Gr.1, Gadsden S., Gr.1, STC Orlando Classic, Gr.1, MVRC AJ Moir S., Gr.2. Producer.

White Lip (Amalgam). 8 wins from 1400m to 2000m, CJC Anthony Runacres & Associates H., Southland RC 100 Pipers Whisky H., Ashburton CRC 100 Pipers Weight-For-Age S., 2d Otago Mannequin S., L, Otago RC James Hazlett S.H., L, 3d CJC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S.H., L-twice, WRC Summer H., L, Oamaru JC Waitaki S., L, 4th Timaru Cup, L. Dam of-

Straight Lip. 5 wins from 1600m to 2400m, Manawatu RC Bluebird Foods Series H., Waikato RC Dunstan Feeds Stayers P.H., 2d Waikato RC River Run Wine S. Dam of-

Quick Lip (Casual Lies). 7 wins from 1400m to 2100m, NZ$94,150, ARC Ford Falcon H., Waikato RC Germano H., Hamilton Veterinary Services H., GMR Holmac H., Don Eduardo H., 2d WRC Trentham S., Gr.3. Producer.

Mr Tarantelle - Wonder Emperor (Mac.). 3 wins from 1500m to 2000m, VRC Sobar H., 2d VATC Lord Dudley H., 3d VRC Hickenbotham H., 4th VRC Ooh La La S., L.

Repeat. 3 wins at 1200m, ARC Matamata Racing Club Country Cup, 3d Matamata RC Stanley Construction P. Producer.

Tarantia. Raced once. Dam of-

JURYS OUT (Faltaat). 13 wins from 1300m to 1600m, NZ$366,205, A$1,875, WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, CJC Easter Cup, Gr.3, Hawke's Bay GR Kelt Memorial H., L, Marton JC Savabeel 1600, L, WRC North Island Challenge S., Matamata RC Waikato Stud H., Feilding JC Redcraze Bowl, Wanganui JC More FM Daffodil Day H., CJC Zilco Products H., Hawke's Bay Lindauer H., BOP RC Premium Insurance H., 2d Manawatu Challenge S., Gr.3, Hawke's Bay GR Kelt Memorial H., L, Waikato RC Ag & Turf Sprint H., L, CJC Gold Club H., Hawke's Bay Sideline Bar Onekawa H., 3d WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, Feilding JC Anzac H., L.


Race Record: 17 Starts 3-1-5 A$37,970.

3 wins at 1400m, 1600m in 2015-16, TTC Foot & Playsted H., Jacksons Patrols H.