What About Moses

What About Moses

Sire: Playing God

Dam: Choubain

Colour: Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Oct 5th, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: Lt. Blue, Red Maltese Cross, Lt. Blue Cap


Mrs M Wolfe, N P Ryde, G Armanasco, L A Benson, G R Williamson & Ms J V Williamson

Career Record: 28-5-4-5

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    17.9 %
  • Place
    32.1 %

Horse Description:

Purchased as Lot 198 at the Magic Millions 2017 Perth Yearling Sale.





Brown geldingFoaled in 2015

PLAYING GOD (AUS) Kensington GardensGrosvenor
2007Dolly Will DoRubitonCentury
  Anything TudorTaipan II
CHOUBAIN (AUS) Express a SmileSuccess Express
2006IciclesDon't Say HaloHalo

PLAYING GOD (AUS) (Brown 2007-Stud 2014). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1800m, A$1,669,200, WATC Kingston Town Classic, Gr.1-twice, Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, Northerly S., Gr.3. Brother to SW God Has Spoken (WATC CB Cox S., Gr.2). Sire of SW Lordhelpmerun (WATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3), SP Platoon and of the placegetters Hotham Valley, Pletto, Son of Bacchus, Wakan Tanka, What About Moses, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

CHOUBAIN, by Oratorio. Winner at 1100m, 2d WATC Karrakatta Room H., 3d WATC Westspeed 2YO P. Half-sister to WICHITA LINESMAN. Dam of four named foals, all raced, inc:-

Ciao Miss Turpin (f. by Dick Turpin). Winner at 950m in 2016-17 in Aust.

What About Moses (g. by Playing God). See below.


2nd dam

ICICLES, by Don't Say Halo. Winner at 1000m, 2d WATC Belinda's Star Trophy H., Celerity Belle H. Half-sister to STORM SHOT, STORMY'S SON, Rivotion (dam of VAIN CRUSADER). Dam of 10 foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

WICHITA LINESMAN (Danehill Express). 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m to 2017-18 in Aust. and Macau, Macau 4YO Prelude, L, Star of the Sand S., L, Macau Race Horse Owners Association Cup, 2d Macau Sheung Wan H., 3d Macau David Entertainment H., 4th Macau Winter Trophy, L.

Cold Handel. 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$125,136, WATC Westspeed Nursery H.-twice, 2d WATC Westspeed 3YO H.

Dragon Spirit. 6 wins at 1000m, 1200m, S$354,662, Singapore TC Benchmark 74, Kranji C S., Better Than Ever S., Class 4 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Benchmark 83 H., Novice H., Class 4 H.-6 times, 3d Singapore TC Class 3 H., Class 4 H.

Prince Hal. Winner at 1200m in 2017-18, 3d WATC Ascot Racing Carnival H., JJ Richards & Sons H.

Choubain. Winner. See above.

King Cool. 6 wins to 1200m to 2017-18 in Aust.

Power Range. 3 wins to 1300m in Aust.


3rd dam

MOONRAKE, by Ministerial. Unraced. Half-sister to KALA CHIEF. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

STORM SHOT (Metal Storm). 6 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$188,025, WATC Anniversary Cup, L, Birthday S., L, Centreman H., Yabaroo 2YO H., Resolution 2YO H., Amelia Park Lamb H., 2d WATC Hyperion S., Gr.3, Ruabon S., L, Pink Healthcare Trophy H., Holly Wood's Birthday Welter H., 3d WATC Asian Beau S., Gr.3-twice, TJ Smith Trophy, L, Birthday S., L, Echoes of Spring H., 4th WATC RJ Peters S., Gr.3, Easter S., Gr.3, Cyril Flower S., L.

STORMY'S SON (Metal Storm). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$138,505, WATC Grandstand Cup, L, Initial 2YO P., St Andrews H., Victory Trump H., Shady Shadow H., 2d MRC Bolle Classic H., WATC Curtain Man 2YO H., 3d MRC Tupperware Cup, L, WATC Fruit 'n' Veg H., 4th WATC HG Bolton Sprint H., L. Sire.

Moondalo. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1400m, WATC Selva Ganesan H., Eddie Rigg 2YO H., 2d WATC Fisher Circle H., Winter Show 2YO H., Flying Colours Restaurant H., Victory Trump H., 3d WATC Community Workplace 2YO H., Arkenstone H., 4th WATC Champion Fillies S., Gr.3, Burgess Queen S., L. Producer.

Moonmetal. Winner at 1200m, WATC Lady Cass H., 2d WATC Buckshot Bandit H., 3d WATC Gill's Dream H. Dam of-

Moonsearch (Danehill Express). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1800m, A$237,322, WATC Westspeed 2YO P., Magic Millions H., Dee Dee's 60 H., Perth Racing Young Membership H., 2d WATC Budget Good to Go H., La Vie H., Melbourne Cup Day at Ascot H., Hahn Superdry H., 3d WATC Fairetha S., L, Italo H., Italo-Australian Centre H., Crown Perth Opening H., Crown Perth H.

Rivotion. 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

VAIN CRUSADER (Kenvain). 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$221,700, Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, WATC Fairetha S., L, Star Agreement H., 2d WATC Lord Treat 2YO H., Pocket Trim H., 4th WATC Goodwood Sprint H., L.

The Cobbla (Danehill Express). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$163,505, WATC Westspeed H., Westspeed 3YO H., 2d Pinjarra RC Magic Millions WA 3YO Trophy, RL, WATC Fasttrack Membership H., Amelia Park Beef H., 3d Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, WATC Crown Metropol P.


4th dam

MY ICE ROSE, by Sir Tristram. 2 wins at 1400m in Aust. Sister to FRISKY, half-sister to ALL SHOT. Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

KALA CHIEF (Kala Dancer). 6 wins from 1600m to 2400m, A$139,935, STC Frank Underwood Cup, L, AJC December H., Reckless H., 3d STC Canterbury Cup, Gr.3.


Race Record: 3 Starts 0-0-1 A$2,650.

Placed at 3 in 2018-19, 3d WATC Tabtouch Better Your Bet P.