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Zardozi winning the Oaks.
Sheikh Mohammed's decision to export Chanderi to Australia paid dividends when the foal the Dubawi mare was carrying at the time she travelled from Europe won Thursday's $1 million VRC Oaks.
Zardozi made it two VRC Oaks wins in three years for James Cummings when she was too classy for her rivals in the 2500-metre Classic.
It was the second success at the highest level in Australia for Juddmonte stallion Kingman, who landed his maiden Australian Group 1 when King Colorado won the J J Atkins in Brisbane.
Chanderi is out of the Salakhani mare Silk Sari, who won four of 10 races including the Group 2 Park Hill Stakes (2900m) and finished second in the Group 1 British Champions F&M Stakes (2412m).
Cummings felt honoured to have been entrusted with the job of getting the best out of Chanderi's progeny.
"It's just a real privilege to be on the big stage with beautifully-bred horses like this," he said.
"She's a real reflection of his honour Sheikh Mohamed's vision to have an international pedigree here in a VRC Oaks and, for only a slender filly, she packed a punch at the end of a mile-and-a-half, as we had full confidence in her to do.
"She is out of a mare that is underperformed but she is a granddaughter of a very talented Dalakani mare.
"Those bloodlines came through to the fore and it is a good recipe (to) find some good European staging blood and send them to a local trainer in Australia and it is amazing how that recipe can be."
Zardozi traces back to one of Sheikh Mohammed's star performers of the 1990s with Silk Sari a granddaughter of Gossamer, who is a sister to Europe's Horse of the Year from 1994, Barathea.
After giving birth to Zardozi, Chanderi was covered by Lonhro and produced a colt that is now two and is known as Adinath, while she also has a yearling colt by Exceed And Excel and was last year covered by Palace Pier.