Black Lightning

Black Lightning

Sire: Blackfriars

Dam: True Storm

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 11th, 2016

Country: Australia


Pearce Racing (Mgr: D S Pearce), Mrs M L Litton, Ms L M Davies, Windy Bay (Mgr: I J McGuckin), Mrs F A Sept, D D J R (Mgr: D R Miller), M R O'Heare, N B Whatmore, N J M Kirkbride, Ms P Sullivan, Longtable Lunch Three (Mgr: Ms C E Adams), D W Smith & R Orchard

Career Record: 8-2-1-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    25.0 %
  • Place
    25.0 %

Horse Description:

Stable Name: Rayne





Bay FillyFoaled in 2016

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
BLACKFRIARS (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
1996Kensington GardensGrosvenorSir Tristram
  Tilly FosterVice Regal
DamHurricane SkyStar WatchBletchingly
TRUE STORM (AUS) Dancing ShowNijinsky
2009True BloomIs it TrueRaja Baba

BLACKFRIARS (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2001). 4 wins to 2500m, Victoria Derby, Gr.1. Sire of 811 rnrs, 506 wnrs, 41 SW, inc. Black Heart Bart (SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1), Playing God, Come Play With Me, God Has Spoken, Rohan, Black Tycoon, Pop Culture, Eclair Surprise, Shining Knight, Kerrific, Mansion House, Prentice, Spiritual Warrior, Manjar - Tom's Six (H.K.), Summah's Touch, Tellem We're Comin, Gangbuster, Chocolate Holic, etc.


1st dam

TRUE STORM, by Hurricane Sky. 6 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$187,007, WATC Crown Perth H., Keys Bros Solutions H., Mitavite Horse Rail H., Perthracing H., H., Tabtouch Your Industry Your TAB H., 2d WATC Rentokil Pest in the West H., Vale Takeover Target H., MPA Skills H., Tabtouch Sprint H., Westspeed H., H., 3d WATC Crown Perth Sprint H., Tabtouch Your Industry Your TAB H., Westralian Diamond H., City of Belmont Community Cup, Crown Perth H. Half-sister to Mendicity, Xaar Boom. Dam of one named foal, one to race-

Black Lightning (f. by Blackfriars). See below.


2nd dam

TRUE BLOOM, by Is it True. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m, WATC Petite Amour H., 2d WATC TV Extra Magazine H., 3d WATC Durham Lodge H. Blood-sister to Warisan, half-sister to Xaarvano. Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Mendicity (Blackfriars). 5 wins at 1200m, 1300m, A$231,062, WATC Sandfire Roadhouse H., Westspeed 3YO H., Irish Day at Belmont Park H., Perak Turf Club Trophy H., Racingradiowa H., 2d WATC Colonel Reeves S., Gr.3, PR Ultimate Sports Day H., Myer Fashion Trophy H., Westspeed Nominations Closing H., Perthracing H., Westspeed H., 3d WATC Burgess Queen S., L, Westspeed 3YO H., Amelia Park Lamb H., Ascend Sales Trophies H., 4th WATC Birthday S., L.

Xaar Boom (Xaar). 4 wins to 1400m, A$118,510, WATC Brooklands Tavern H., Westspeed 3YO H., Port Bouvard Real Estate H., 2d WATC H., Congratulations Adam Durrant H., 3d WATC Champion Fillies S., Gr.3, H., Priceline Pharmacy H. Dam of-

Boomtastic. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$119,350, in 2019-20, Perth Racing Oktoberfest H., 2d Perth Racing Amelia Park P., Tabtouch-Better Your Bet H., 4th Perth Racing Placid Ark S., L.

The Dee Nine. Winner at 1300m in Aust.

True Storm. 6 wins. See above.

Snuglet. 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1650m, A$111,550, WATC Westspeed 2YO P., Westspeed 3YO H.-twice, Become a Perth Racing Member H., H., 2d WATC Westspeed 3YO H., Super Saturday at Ascot H., Midweek Lunch Package H. Dam of-

Sir Snugalot. 6 wins to 1500m, A$127,361, to 2019-20, WATC Rentokil Initial H., Smartline Mortgage Advisers H., 2d WATC JJ Richards & Sons H., Heineken 3 H., 3d WATC Western Racepix H., Toll H., Heineken H.

True Xaar. Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Miss Universal. Placed at 3 in Aust.


3rd dam

VIVANO, by Slant. Raced once. Half-sister to BRADSON. Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Xaarvano (Xaar). Placed, 2d WATC Westspeed 3YO H., 3d WATC Aquanita S., L.

Sir Viv. 6 wins from 1200m to 2200m, A$103,375, WATC Carlton Mid Welter H., Classic Lady H., RM Williams H., 2d WATC Prime Gain H., 3d WATC Carlton Premium Dry H., DG Global H., Pololad H.

La Vida. 3 wins to 1400m, MRC Summer H., 2d MRC Australia Day H., 3d MRC Business & Economics P. Producer.

True Bloom. 2 wins. See above.

Navajo Dreaming. 3 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.


4th dam

CORAL BLOSSOM, by Beau Sovereign. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to DARK BEAU, half-sister to Vazila (dam of ACADEMUS). Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

BRADSON (Serheed). 15 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$501,300, Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, WATC Winterbottom S., Gr.2, Lee Steere S., Gr.2, Belmont Newmarket H., L, Beaufine S., L, Ruabon Sprint H., L, Kalgoorlie Boulder RC Hannan's H., L, WATC EDP Hayes Sprint H.-twice, Emu Export Welter H., Kingsley H., D-Day Sprint H., Budget Flying Buy H., Tetbury H., 2d VATC Memsie S., Gr.2, WATC AJ Scahill S., Gr.3, Ngawyni S., L, Fairetha S., L, Beaufine S., L, 3d WATC Railway S., Gr.1.

Coral Park. Unraced. Dam of-

Warisan (Is it True). 8 wins-3 at 2-to 1500m, A$111,460, VRC Rothsay H., SAJC ABCOS H., Lockleys H., VATC Star Shower H., 2d VRC True Version H., SAJC SA TAB H., Red Tempo H., Court Sabre H., 3d SAJC Fulham Park P., L, VATC Nissan Forklifts Welter H., Out of Danger H.


Race Record:

Placed at 3 in 2019-20 in Aust.