Great Choice

Great Choice

Sire: Redoute's Choice

Dam: Hollow Bullet

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 11 year old

Foaled: Sep 26th, 2009

Country: Australia

Silks: Green, Yellow Stars, Collar And Armbands, Yellow And Green Star Cap


P J Roche, Mrs Y B S Bucknell, Mrs R H Robinson, G B McKeown, Estate Of The Late Mrs C D Hamilton-Stern, J E Mason, W J Godson, B J W Beach, B R E Thompson, G A Godson & J Simpson

Career Record: 15-5-3-0

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    33.3 %
  • Place
    20.0 %





Bay horseFoaled in 2009

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
1996Shantha's ChoiceCanny LadBletchingly
  Dancing ShowNijinsky
DamTayasu TsuyoshiSunday SilenceHalo
2001Beat the BulletBite the BulletSpectacular Bid

REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 5 wins-2 at 2, MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire 3 times Sire of 1126 rnrs, 854 wnrs, 134 SW, inc. Miss Finland (STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Redoute's Dancer, Stratum, Lankan Rupee, Samantha Miss, Majmu, Fashions Afield, Musir, Nadeem, God's Own, Lotteria, Melito, Wylie Hall, Gallica, King's Rose, Snitzel, Bonaria, Anamato, Howard be Thy Name, Peeping, Royal Descent, Hampton Court, etc.


1st dam

HOLLOW BULLET, by Tayasu Tsuyoshi. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2500m, A$1,464,202, VRC Oaks, Gr.1, STC Arrowfield Stud S., Gr.1, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, MRC Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, Boronia S., L, 2d MRC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, MVRC Woodstock Mile Oaks, Gr.2, VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, MVRC Metropolitan Hotel 2YO P.H., Watsons Catering Equipment H., 3d MVRC William Crockett S., L, Dane Ripper 2YO H., 4th AJC Australian Oaks, Gr.1, STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1. Half-sister to LAST BULLET, RED HOT MAMA (dam of MAMA'S CHOICE), Esprit de Bullet. Dam of five foals, all raced, four winners, inc:-

Ranryoo (c. by Redoute's Choice). 5 wins from 1400m to 1800m, 143,126,000¥, Tokyo Shonan S., Freeway S., Kyoto Murasakino Tokubetsu, Kizugawa Tokubetsu, 2d Niigata Nippo Sho, Hanshin Nishinomiya S., Motomachi S., Kyoto Asuka S., Nishiki S., Yasaka S., Tokyo November S., Hanshin Horaikyo Tokubetsu, 3d Hanshin Suma Tokubetsu, 4th Hanshin Marguerite S., L.

Sizzling Bullet (c. by Snitzel). Winner at 1600m in 2016-17, ATC Husson at Vinery P.

Great Choice (c. by Redoute's Choice). 5 wins. See below.

Hollow Crown (c. by Hussonet). 2 wins at 1600m, 1800m in Japan.


2nd dam

BEAT THE BULLET, by Bite the Bullet. 7 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, STC Windscreen Discounters 2YO H., 2d AJC Noel Murless 2YO H., 3d AJC Analie H., STC Bravery 2YO H., Canterbury Hurlstone Park RSL Club H. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, all winners, inc:-

HOLLOW BULLET (Tayasu Tsuyoshi). 6 wins. See above.

LAST BULLET (High Chaparral). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, A$125,120, to 2015-16, SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.3, Peter Elberg Funerals H.

RED HOT MAMA (General Nediym). Winner at 2, A$105,150, VRC Ottawa S., L, 2d MVRC Waterfront City 2YO H., 3d MRC Debutante S., L, 4th MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3. Dam of-

MAMA'S CHOICE (Redoute's Choice). Winner at 2, A$120,930, MRC Chairman's S., L, 3d SAJC Laelia S., L, MVRC Mitchelton Wines P., 4th ATC Stan Fox S., Gr.2.

Red Hot Choice (Redoute's Choice). Winner at 1200m, 2d WATC Aquanita S., L, St Leger, L, Owner for a Day 2YO P. Sire.

Esprit de Bullet (Bel Esprit). 12 wins to 1100m, A$380,028, VRC Red Tempo H., MVRC City Jeep Compass H., SAJC McGrath Foundation H., Schweppes H., MVRC Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H., SAJC CFMEU H., H., Sloans Sands H., Adelaide Galvanising H., 2d SAJC Manihi Classic, L, 3d SAJC Manihi Classic, L, Irish Day August 21st H.

Almighty Bullet. 8 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$214,260, SAJC Family Fun Day H., Holdfast Insurance Brokers H., Christmas Twilight Races H., Centrebet H., Independent Produce Supplies H., Taylor Collision H., Sportingbet H., 2d SAJC Adelaide Galvanising H., Channel 7 H., Sportingbet H., Life Members Lunch P., 3d SAJC Oxford Insurance Brokers H., Cornerstone Stud H., William Hill H.

Bulleton. 2 wins at 1400m, SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., 3d SAJC SA Unions H.

Imperial Faberges. 2 wins at 1200m, 1250m, SAJC Adelaide Produce Markets H., 2d MRC Nicopolis H., 3d MRC Vitalic H., SAJC Lienert Australila H., Jansz H.

Solid Bullet. Winner at 1500m, 2d SAJC Irish Race Day 2YO H., 3d SAJC Peter Elberg Funerals P.


3rd dam

GANTIMPALA, by Gildoran. 4 wins to 1550m, STC April Caravan Show H., Truscotts H. Dam of 4 named foals, all winners, inc:-

Impala Bullet. 10 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$198,180, STC Westmead Welter H., AJC Inglis H., STC Rosemount Estate H., 2d AJC Rozelle Welter H.

Miss Doopsy. 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$183,287, AJC Fairy Walk H., STC Auckland Racing Club Trophy H., Absolutely H., Merrylands RSL H. Dam of-

Little Bit Ditsy (Bel Esprit). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$135,050, BRC Sirromet Wines 2YO H., Diona Civil Engineers H., Canadian Club H., 3d BRC Princess S., L.

Oopsy Doopsy. 4 wins at 1350m, 1400m, A$228,280, STC Schweppervescence H., WN Bull Funeral Directors H. Dam of-

LET IT SLIP (Not a Single Doubt). 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$236,225, in 2015-16, WATC Placid Ark S., L, Pinjarra RC Magic Millions Perth 3YO Trophy, L, WATC Adia H., 4th WATC Sir Ernest Lee-Steere Classic, Gr.3.


Race Record: 12 Starts 5-3-0 A$70,990.

5 wins to 1350m to 2015-16, 2d ATC TAB Quaddie H.