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Western Tom

Sire: Balmont

Dam: Western Sunset

Colour: Brown or Black

Gender: Gelding

Age: 8 year old

Foaled: Aug 24th, 2010

Country: Australia

Silks: Pink, White Diamond, Striped Sleeves, Quartered Cap


R J Watson, D J Gerrans, Mrs L D Iemma, S H Stork, The Racepace Syndicate(Mgr: M T Ponchard), Six Pack Racing Syndicate(Mgr: T B Wilson)

Career Record: 26-2-2-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    7.7 %
  • Place
    15.4 %





Black or Brown geldingFoaled in 2010

SireStravinskyNureyevNorthern Dancer
BALMONT (USA) Fire the GroomBlushing Groom
2001Aldebaran LightSeattle SlewBold Reasoning
DamHonour and GloryRelaunchIn Reality
2001Reflected ImageBluebirdStorm Bird
  Superb ProspectSuperbity

BALMONT (USA) (Bay 2001-Stud 2007). 4 wins at 2, Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1. Sire of 126 rnrs, 55 wnrs, inc. SW Balmont Girl (Western Australian Oaks, Gr.3), Balmont Mast, Belle la Vie and of Aprilius, Presburg, She's Quality, Konstantin, Far Gaze - Perpetual Treasure (H.K.), Shostakovich, La Bella Laura, Max Almighty, Korolenko, Park Lane, Prince of Stars, Westeros, Balmaya, Western Tom, Aconcagua, Honey Bun, Valmont, Balmont Blast, etc.


1st dam

WESTERN SUNSET, by Honour and Glory. 3 wins at 1200m, 1300m in Aust. Half-sister to ELUSIVE IMAGE, IDEAL IMAGE, NEW IMAGE. Dam of three named foals, all raced, two winners-

Western Fever (f. by Flying Pegasus). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$193,661, WATC Magic Millions Perth 2YO Classic, Playeronline.com.au H., 2d WATC Gimcrack S., L, 3d WATC Westspeed 2YO P.

Western Tom (g. by Balmont). 2 wins. See below.

Twilight Obsession (g. by Stratum). Placed, 2d WATC Westspeed Nursery H., 3d WATC Westspeed 3YO H.


2nd dam

REFLECTED IMAGE, by Bluebird. 4 wins from 1300m to 2400m, A$153,495, Western Australian Oaks, Gr.2, WATC Natasha Quality H., Leake H., 3d WATC Burgess Queen S., L, Newbury H. Half-sister to Grandstand, True M'Lady, Cotton Bay (dam of FACILE TIGRE, STORMCAT ACADEMY). Dam of 11 named foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

NEW IMAGE (More Than Ready). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, A$255,400, WATC Belmont Oaks, L, Matchmaker Classic, L, Westspeed P., Goldfields Golden Oldies H., Playeronline.com.au H., Cardinal Virtue H., 2d WATC Westspeed 2YO P., Gourmet Selections H., 3d WATC Belmont Classic, L, Westspeed 2YO P., Westspeed 3YO H.

IDEAL IMAGE (More Than Ready). 4 wins to 1400m, A$189,700, to 2015-16, WATC Burgess Queen S., L, Westspeed H., Bernie Couch Memorial H., 3d WATC Champion Fillies S., Gr.3, Westminster National Property Finance H.

ELUSIVE IMAGE (Elusive Quality). 3 wins from 1200m to 2200m, A$168,025, WATC Belmont Classic, L, Westspeed 3YO H., 2d WATC Drainpave H., Golden Group H., 3d WATC D'Orsogna Champagne Ham H.

Risktaker. 4 wins from 1000m to 1800m, WATC Oh Pretty Woman H., Phoenix Insurance Brokers H., Tabtouch.mobi H., 2d WATC National Jockeys Celebration Day H., Call TAB to Bet 132 369 H., Racingjobs.com.au H., Perthracing.com.au H., 3d WATC Nickos Seafood Restaurant H., Racingjobs.com.au H.

Lunar Image. 3 wins from 1300m to 1800m, A$80,125, WATC Ausdrill Karrakatta Plate Day H., Playeronline.com.au H., 2d WATC Perth Racing Members H., 3d WATC Forehand H.


3rd dam

SUPERB PROSPECT, by Superbity. 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 8½f, Meadowlands Castle Forbes S., L, 3d Monmouth Straight Deal S., L. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

REFLECTED IMAGE (Bluebird). 4 wins. See above.

Grandstand (Carry a Smile). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1650m, A$16,640, HK$2,379,725, WATC Blandford 2YO H., HKJC Phoenix H., Violet H., 2d WATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, HKJC Japan Racing Association Trophy, 3d WATC Perth S., L, HKJC Cuckoo H.

True M'Lady (Is it True). 2 wins at 2, WATC Thorium 2YO H., Atrium Cocktail Bar 2YO H., 2d WATC Belgravia S., L, Toyota Corolla H., New Year H., 4th Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, WATC Burgess Queen S., L. Dam of-

Watermead. Winner at 1100m, WATC Caliway H. Dam of-

FIGHTER JET (Jetball). 11 wins from 1100m to 1700m, 1,051,212Rgt., S$58,124 in Malaysia, Penang TC Anniversary Cup, L, Japan Bloodhorse Breeders Association Trophy, 2d Perak Derby, L, Perak TC Coronation Cup, L, 3d Perak TC Sultan Gold Vase, L.

Cotton Bay. 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$118,560, WATC Roses H., Chinese Chamber Cup Welter H., Rome H., Maybe Mahal H., Costume H. Dam of-

STORMCAT ACADEMY (Royal Academy). 10 wins to 1200m, A$243,550, Gosford RC Pacesetter S., L, QTC Champagne Kate H., AJC Glencore Country Cash H., STC Children's Hospital at Westmead H., 4th NSW Tatt's RC Carrington S., L, GCTC Surfers Paradise Bowl, L.

FACILE TIGRE (Catbird). 8 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$499,700, to 2014-15, VRC MSS Security Sprint H., L, GCTC Ken Russell Memorial Classic, L, MRC BMW H., 2d MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, 3d MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, BRC Lightning H., L.

Just Superb. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 2d AJC Seabourn Cruise Lines H., 3d AJC Hancock & Associates H., STC Toyota Motor Corporation H., Narwee H. Dam of-

Detail (Filante). 2 wins at 1000m, WATC Lady Cass H., Stylish Lord H., 2d WATC Belgravia S., L, 4th WATC Burgess Queen S., L. Producer.


Race Record: 26 Starts 2-2-2 A$37,754.

2 wins at 1400m, 1600m to 2014-15, 2d WATC Hosemasters H., 3d WATC Perthracing.com.au H.