Bill The Bee

Sire: So You Think

Dam: Paint by Numbers

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Oct 12th, 2015

Country: Australia


K P Hann, J N Franklin, D M Lowe, C D Hay, B J Kennedy, R N I Hann, C Anderson, T R Thomson, G E Jesberg, N Shanley, Mrs D Perrett, B Delosa, M R Cleal, M J Wallace, M D O'Reilly, P J Dornan, D P Stone & C Bennett Masked Bandits Syndicate (Mgr: Mrs W Dixon) & Wolf Of Wall Street (Mgr: X J Moloney)





Bay GeldingFoaled in 2015

SireHigh ChaparralSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
SO YOU THINK (NZ) KasoraDarshaan
  Astral RowLong Row
DamPeintre CelebreNureyevNorthern Dancer
PAINT BY NUMBERS (AUS) Peinture BleueAlydar
2000Credit AccountImposingTodman
  New CoinsNew Prospect

SO YOU THINK (NZ) (Bay or Brown 2006-Stud 2012). 14 wins-1 at 2, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1-twice. Sire of 526 rnrs, 337 wnrs, 26 SW, inc. La Bella Diosa (New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1), Quick Thinker, Nakeeta Jane, Sopressa, D'Argento, Inference, Miss Siska, Gold Rush, Fasika, So Si Bon, Realm of Flowers, Thought of That, Coachwhip, Heavenly Thought, Higher Ground, Think Bleue, The Pinnacle, Northwest Passage, Just Thinkin', Long Jack, etc.


1st dam

PAINT BY NUMBERS, by Peintre Celebre. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to Johnny. Dam of nine named foals, all raced, four winners, inc:-

Bill the Bee (g. by So You Think). 2 wins. See below.

Solidify (g. by Fastnet Rock). 3 wins to 1200m, 3d BRC CBUS Super H.

Colourful Achiever (g. by Fastnet Rock). Winner at 1000m in NZ.

Subtitle (f. by Fastnet Rock). Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

ROCK (Pierro). 4 wins to 1500m, A$259,340, to 2019-20, Newcastle JC Cameron H., Gr.3, ATC Australian Turf Club H., Agency Real Estate H., H., 2d GCTC Magic Millions P., ATC Australian Turf Club H., 3d ATC Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3.

Femme Fireball (Pierro). 7 wins at 1200m, 1350m, A$260,050, to 2019-20, GCTC Magic Millions H., BRC Sky Racing Pam O'Neill H., Orthochick H., Westwood Workshop H., Konami Ubet Jockey Series P., Qld Tatt's RC Stella Artois H., 3d BRC Just Now H., L, Qld Chinese Jockey Club H., Mount Franklin H.

Hyperlink. Winner at 1500m in 2019-20 in Aust.

Runard Rednut (g. by Unusual Suspect). Placed at 2 & 3 to 2020-21 in Aust.


2nd dam

CREDIT ACCOUNT, by Imposing. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, A$288,470, WATC Beat Diabetes 2 S., Gr.1, SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.2, Oaklands P., L, VATC How Now H., 2d SAJC Angas Brut Classic S., Gr.2, Atkins-Technicolour H., 3d VRC Blamey S., Gr.2, VATC JJ Liston S., Gr.2, MVRC Tesio S., L, 4th SAJC Swettenham Stud S., Gr.3. Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Johnny (Fusaichi Pegasus). 9 wins to 1300m, A$139,600, STC APN Outdoor H., 2d AJC Olivier Reindeer H., Newsells Park H., STC Souths Juniors H., 3d AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, STC Nova 969 Party Marquee 2YO H.

Financial. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.

Honour and Power. Winner at 2000m in Aust.

Paint by Numbers. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

New Coins, by New Prospect. 3 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 1m in GB and U.S.A, York Malton S., 3d The Oaks, Gr.1, York Musidora S., Gr.3, Grand Prix de Bordeaux, L. Half-sister to Kublai, Ballet Classique (dam of BISHOP OF CASHEL). Dam of 4 foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

CREDIT ACCOUNT (Imposing). 4 wins. See above.

Naked Coins. 2 wins at 1700m, 1800m, Milan Premio Alberto Ramberti, 2d Milan Premio Borno, Premio Roasio.

Dinner Coins. Winner at 8¼f in U.S.A.


4th dam

ESTACIONES, by Sonny Fleet. Winner in U.S.A. Sister to BRITISH FLEET, Mr Bum Bum, half-sister to BRITISH COMMANDER, BRITISH ROSS, British Bud, Destacion, Zona Rachel (dam of Z. FLASH GUN). Dam of 7 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

New Coins (New Prospect). 3 wins. See above.

Kublai (Effervescing). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1½m, Epsom Perrier-Jouet Champagne H., 2d Goodwood Cup, Gr.2, Royal Ascot Queen's Vase, Gr.3.

Ballet Classique (Sadler's Wells). Winner at 1½m, 2d Toulouse Prix Panacee, L, York BBA Middleton S., 3d Sandown West End Fillies Graduation S. Dam of-

BISHOP OF CASHEL (Warning). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, £159,650, Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.2, Doncaster Park S., Gr.3-twice, 2d Goodwood Celebration Mile S., Gr.2, Newmarket Challenge S., Gr.2, Deauville Prix Quincey, Gr.3, Newbury Horris Hill S., Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Messidor, Gr.3, 4th Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix du Rond-Point, Gr.2. Sire.

Fletcher. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 5f to 2m, Sandown Global Equity H., Ascot Bollinger Champagne Challenge Series Final H.

Nutcraker. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Japan. Dam of-

Popcorn (Afleet). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, 2d Sapporo Clover Sho, L.

Green Traditions. Unraced. Dam of-

Cuento Chino (Barrio Chino). 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m in Peru, 2d Monterrico Clasico Ciudad de Lima, Gr.2, 4th Monterrico Clasico Homenaje a los Ex-Presidentes del JC Peru, Gr.2.

British Steel (Iron and Gold). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1900m in Peru and Spain, 2d Monterrico Clasico Rio Pallanga, L.


Race Record: 17 Starts 2-3-3 A$95,980.

2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$95,980, to 2019-20, MVRC Strathmore Bendigo Bank H., 3d MRC Rod Fenwick H., MVRC Cool Ridge H.