Melody Belle (NZ)

Melody Belle is by Commands, out of the Iffraaj mare, Meleka Belle, who is a half-sister to Group 2-placed Desert Rain and Group 1-placed Tsarina Belle (NZ).  Melody Belle has won multiple New Zealand Championships. She was crowned Champion 2-Year-Old in 2016-2017, then Horse of the Year and Champion Sprinter in both 2018-2019 and 2019-2020. She also won the Champion Middle Distance Horse in 2019-2020. She has won fourteen Group 1 races and accumulated AUD$4,042,557 in earnings. Overall, she won 19 races from 41 starts. Melody Belle was purchased at the Magic Millions Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale in 2021 for $2,600,000.