Red Scimitar

Red Scimitar

Sire: Mint Lane

Dam: Sabre Lady

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Sep 22nd, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Gold, Black Seams, Black And White Checked Cap, Gold Pom Pom

Trainer's Name: Ryan Balfour

Career Record: 24-1-0-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    4.2 %
  • Place
    16.7 %

Horse Description:





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2012

SireMaria's MonWavering MonarchMajestic Light
MINT LANE (USA) Carlotta MariaCaro
2005Sister GirlConquistador CieloMr. Prospector
DamWest PointDanehillDanzig
SABRE LADY (AUS) QuarantiemeBletchingly
2000ClaamiRaamiBe My Guest
  Cloak and DaggerSeventh Hussar

MINT LANE (USA) (Bay 2005-Stud 2010). 4 wins from 1m to 8½f, Belmont Dwyer S., Gr.2. Sire of 61 rnrs, 36 wnrs, inc. Another Diamond, Irish Mint, Willi Willi, Amintire, Hazy Lane, Mykiebaeu, Rosie Louise, Mullinger Lane, Bwuva, Our Gladiator, Clever Tommy, Nippy Lippy, Octomint, Punter's Lass, Our Prospect, Peppermint Lane, Aussie Bob, Beyond Wealth, Diamonds Uncut, Maggie's Call, Playboy Lane, Saint Valentine, Scenic Mint, Social Lane, etc.


1st dam

SABRE LADY, by West Point. 3 wins to 1250m, SAJC Distinctive Homes H. Dam of three named foals, all raced, two winners-

Red Scimitar (g. by Mint Lane). Winner. See below.

Red Jian (f. by Dubleo). Winner at 1050m in 2015-16 in Aust.

Enemy of the State (g. by Dubleo). Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

CLAAMI, by Raami. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to Club Flush (dam of JACKS OR BETTER, DEVILISH DEALER). Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Quattro Again. 4 wins at 1000m, 1050m, SAJC Barely a Moment H., 3d SAJC Prostrate Cancer Awareness P.

Sabre Lady. 3 wins. See above.

Henny. 6 wins from 1400m to 1650m in Aust.

Devadave. Winner at 1200m in Aust.


3rd dam

CLOAK AND DAGGER, by Seventh Hussar. Winner at 2, 3d VRC Rainbird H., MVRC Nonga H. Dam of 15 foals, all raced, 11 winners, inc:-

Club Flush (Lipman). 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m, SAJC Kilkenny Store H., 2d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, SAJC Bianco Lady H., Timor H., Big Philou H., Far Hills H., Eskimo Prince H., Skyjack H., 3d SAJC Cheltenham S., Gr.3, VATC Tranquil Star S., Gr.3. Dam of-

JACKS OR BETTER (Curravilla). 19 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$907,430, WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.1, Railway S., Gr.1, Lee Steere S., Gr.2, Winterbottom S., Gr.2, WATC Quality S.H., Gr.3, Prince of Wales S., Gr.3, Easter S., Gr.3-twice, Hyperion S., Gr.3, Cyril Flower S., L, HG Bolton Sprint H., L, Grandstand Cup, L, Australia Day S., L, Bunbury S., L, WATC Great Western Champagne Quality S., Toyota Lexcen H., Sapling 2YO H., Cockburn 2YO H., Jolly Beggar Welter H., 2d WATC Railway S., Gr.1, AJ Scahill S., Gr.3, Sir Ernest Lee Steere Classic S., Gr.3, Prince of Wales S., Gr.3-twice, Hyperion S., Gr.3, Roma Cup, Gr.3, Belmont Sprint H., Gr.3, Illawarra 2YO Classic, Gr.3, WATC Crystal Slipper S., L, Ruabon Sprint H., L, November Flying H., Perak Turf Club Welter H., Knight Frank Welter H., 3d WATC Lee Steere S., Gr.2, Hyperion S., Gr.3, AJ Scahill S., Gr.3, Asian Beau S., Gr.3, Australia Day S., L, Belgravia S., L, Birthday S., L, Lilypond H., 4th WATC Railway S., Gr.1, Roma Cup, Gr.3.

DEVILISH DEALER (Military Plume). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$165,230, Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, WATC Hyperion S., Gr.3, Challenge S., L, Qantas Club H., 2d WATC Sydney James Welter H., 3d WATC Aintree H., Wandering Willies Welter H., 4th WATC Easter S., Gr.3.

Lead a Club (New Regent). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2800m, SAJC King's High 2YO H., Waller H., 2d SAJC Oaklands P., L, Marooned H., Seaton Hotel H., Mallala H., Blazing Reality H., Arab Steed Hotel H., 3d SAJC Morphettville P.H., L, Lakes Hotel H., Port Road H., Hilton International Adelaide H., Sizzler 2YO H., Pride of South Australia H.

Straight Clubs. 5 wins to 1200m, 2d SAJC Noble Peer H., 3d SAJC Lotteries Commission H., Ripa H. Dam of-

Barlee Range (Snippets). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m in Zimbabwe, Borrowdale Silver Slipper H., 3d Borrowdale Fillies Classic S., L, 4th Zimbabwe Derby, Gr.3. Dam of-

Great Western (Kahir Almaydan). 3 wins at 1600m, 1800m in Zimbabwe, Borrowdale Guineas Trial, Top Turf Challenge, 2d Borrowdale National Yearling Sales 2000 H., L, 4th Borrowdale Castle Tankard, L.

Count Cristo. 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, SAJC Flinders Park Football Club H., Oakbank RC Adelaide Bank H., 2d SAJC Kenny's Best Pal 2YO H., 3d SAJC Nui Dat Vietnam 2YO H., French Cotton H.

Stoplight. 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, SAJC Winter H., Hialeah H., 2d SAJC CT Arnold H.


4th dam

BALLYHOO, by Red Gauntlet. Winner at 6f, STC Enfield H. Sister to RED PILOT, half-sister to Regal Prince. Dam of 8 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Gold Bally. 7 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Red Tattoo. 4 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Bally Time. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 900m in Aust.

Black Leo. 2 wins at 1400m, 1650m, 3d STC Sandown H.


Race Record: 12 Starts 1-0-3 A$12,380.

Winner at 1200m in 2016-17 in Aust.