PEDIGREE

 

 

 

 

 

 

1st Dam
NESSINA (USA), unraced; dam of 1 winner :
        AJAYA (GB), (114), won 2 races (5f.-6f.) at 2 years and £166,066 including Irish TB Marketing Gimcrack
        Stakes, York, Gr.2 and placed twice; second in Prix Robert Papin, Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.2 and fourth in
        Middle Park Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1
        She also has a yearling colt by Mastercraftsman (IRE) and a filly foal by Dansili (GB).

2nd Dam
DIDINA (GB), (113), won 5 races at home and in U.S.A. at 2 and 3 years and £129,475 including Dahlia
        Hollywood Park, Gr.2 and City of York Stakes, York, L., placed 5 times second in Wilshire, Hollywood
        Park, Gr.2 and third in Gamely, Hollywood Park, Gr.1 and Sceptre Stakes, Doncaster, L.; dam of 7
        winners:
    TANTINA (USA) (2000 f. by Distant View (USA)), (110), won 4 races at 3 years and £55,620 including
                Oak Tree Stakes, Goodwood, Gr.3. Sceptre Stakes, Doncaster, Gr.3., placed third in Supreme Stakes,
                Goodwood, Gr.3; dam of winners.
                CITYSCAPE (GB), (FR 125), Top rated older miler in Ireland in 2011, Top rated older miler in
                        U.A.E. in 2012, won 6 races at home, in France and U.A.E. to 6 years and £3,003,962 including
                        Dubai Duty Free Stakes, Meydan, Gr.1, Solonaway Stakes, Curragh, Gr.3, Joel Stakes, Newmarket,
                        Gr.3, Prix Perth, Saint-Cloud, Gr.3 and Superior Mile, Haydock Park, L.; sire.
                BATED BREATH (GB), (119), won 6 races from 3 to 5 years and £419,945 including betfred.com
                        Temple Stakes, Haydock Park, Gr.2 placed 2nd July Cup, Gr.1, Kings Stand, Gr.1, Betfred Sprint
                        Cup, Haydock Gr.1, Nearactic Stakes, Gr.1 and 3rd Betfred Sprint Cup, Gr.1; sire.
                Scuffle (GB), won 3 races at 3 years and placed 3 times including third in the Snowdrop Stakes,
                        Kempton, L.; dam of winners.
                        SUFFUSED (GB), won 7 races from 2 to 5 years and £445,040 including Glens Falls Stakes,
                        Saratoga, Gr.3, La Prevoyante Handicap, Gulfstream Park, Gr.3, The Very One Stakes,
                        Gulfstream Park, Gr.3, placed second in EP Taylor Stakes, Woodbine, Gr.1.
        COLONIALISM (USA) (2007 c. by Empire Maker (USA)), won 9 races in Chile and U.S.A. from 3 to 6
                years and £104,865 including Premio Ilustre Municipalidad de Santiago, Club Hipico, L.
        TREKKING (USA), (1999 F. BY Gone West (USA): won 2 races at home and in U.S.S at 3 and 4 years
                placed second in Santa Barbara Handicap, Santa Anita, Gr.2; dam of winners
        AUCTION ROOM (USA), (83), won 1 race at 2 years and placed 5 times; dam of winners.
                CRYING LIGHTENING (IRE), (104), won 3 races at home and in U.A.E. at 2 and 3 years including
                        EBF October Stakes, Ascot, L., placed second in Sweet Solera Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.3.
                Lucky Bridle (IRE), (FR 100), won 3 races at home and in France at 3 and 5 years, placed second in
                        Prix de Saint Patrick, Deauville, L. and third in Prix de Tourgeville, Deauville, L.

3rd Dam
Didicoy (USA)
, won 3 races at 2 and 3 years, placed 3 times including second in Pearl Sprint, L. and third in
        Waterford Candelabra Stakes, Goodwood, Gr.3, all her starts; dam of 8 winners:
        DIDINA (GB), see above.
        STAR CLUSTER (GB), (102), won 2 races including Distaff Stakes, Sandown Park, L.; dam of winners.
        ESPIONAGE (GB), (FR 109), won 2 races in France including Prix Ridgway, Deauville, L.

4th Dam
MONROE (USA), won 3 races at 2 and 3 years including Ballyogan Stakes, Leopardstown, Gr.3, placed 4
        times including second in Phoenix Stakes, Phoenix Park, Gr.1 from only 8 starts; Own sister to GIELGUD
        (USA)
, MALINOWSKI (USA) and Minnie Hauk (USA); dam of 14 winners:
        XAAR (GB) (c. by Zafonic (USA)), Champion 2yr old in Europe in 1997, Champion 3yr old in Europe
                in 1998 (9.5-10.5f.)
, won 5 races at home and in France at 2 and 3 years and £375,840 including
                Dewhurst Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1, Prix de la Salamandre, Longchamp, Gr.1, Craven Stakes,
                Newmarket, Gr.3 and Prix de Cabourg, Deauville, Gr.3, placed second in Coral Eclipse Stakes,
                Sandown Park, Gr.1 and Prix Morny, Deauville, Gr.1 and third in Champion Stakes, Leopardstown,
                Gr. 1; sire.
        MASTERCLASS (USA) (c. by The Minstrel (CAN)), won 4 races in France and U.S.A. from 2 to 4 years
                including Prix Quincey, Deauville, Gr.3, placed second in Grand Criterium, Longchamp, Gr.1; sire.
        DIESE (USA) (f. by Diesis), won 4 races in France at 3 and 4 years including Prix Corrida, Saint-Cloud,
                Gr.3, placed third in La Coupe, Longchamp, Gr.3; dam of winners.
                SENURE (USA), won 7 races at home and in U.S.A. from 2 to 5 years and £497,516 including
                        Clement L. Hirsch Mem Turf Championship, Santa Anita, Gr.1, United Nations Handicap,
                        Monmouth Park, Gr.1, Fastness Handicap, Hollywood Park, Gr.3 and Steinlen Stakes, Hollywood
                        Park, L., placed second in Charles Whittingham Handicap, Hollywood Park, Gr.1; sire.
            SPEAK IN PASSING (USA), won 5 races in France and U.S.A. from 2 to 6 years and £187,775
                        including San Simeon Handicap, Santa Anita, Gr.3, placed second in Morvich Handicap, Santa
                        Anita, Gr.3 and Hollywood Turf Express Handicap, Hollywood Park, Gr.3; sire.
            DEXTERITY (USA), won 4 races at home and in France from 4 to 6 years and £62,329 including
                        G. P. Anjou Bretagne-Vignerons Nantais, Nantes, L.; sire.
            Terrazzo (USA), won 15 races at home, in Belgium and France to 12 years and £167,980, placed
                        third in Prix Vicomtesse Vigier, Longchamp, Gr.2.

The next dam BEST IN SHOW (USA) won 5 races in USA at 2 and 3 years including Comely Stakes,
Aqueduct, placed 7 times; Own sister to Reckless Driver; dam of 9 winners:
        BLUSH WITH PRIDE (USA), won 6 races in U.S.A. at 2 and 3 years and £277,522 including Kentucky
            Oaks, Churchill Downs, Gr.1, Santa Susana Stakes, Santa Anita, Gr.1; dam of winners.
            SMOLENSK (USA), won 3 races in France at 2 and 3 years and £53,340 including Prix d’Astarte,
                        Deauville, Gr.2 and placed second in Coronation Stakes, Royal Ascot, Gr.1; dam of CAN THE
                        MAN (USA)
, won 3 races in U.S.A. and £137,873 including Affirmed Handicap, Santa Anita, Gr.3,
                        placed third in Del Mar Futurity, Del Mar, Gr.1, MARTHA’S MOON (USA), won 3 races in U.S.A.
                        including Blue Hen Stakes, Delaware Park, L.
            BETTER THAN HONOUR (USA), won 2 races in U.S.A. at 2 years and £152,343 including
                        Demoiselle Stakes, Aqueduct, Gr.2, placed second in Acorn Stakes, Belmont Park, Gr.1 and third
                        in Mother Goose Stakes, Belmont Park, Gr.1; dam of RAGS TO RICHES (USA), Champion 3yr
                        old filly in U.S.A. in 2007
, won 5 races in U.S.A. and £685,140 including Belmont Stakes,
                        Belmont Park, Gr.1, Kentucky Oaks, Churchill Downs, Gr.1, Santa Anita Oaks, Santa Anita, Gr.1
                        and Las Virgenes Stakes, Santa Anita, Gr.1, placed second in Gazelle Stakes, Belmont Park, Gr.1,
                        JAZIL (USA), won 2 races in U.S.A. and £514,309 including Belmont Stakes, Belmont Park,
                        Gr.1, placed second in Wood Memorial Stakes, Aqueduct, Gr.1; sire,
            Maryinsky (IRE), JT 2nd top rated 2yr old filly in Ireland in 2001, won 1 race at 2 years, placed
                        second in Meon Valley Stud Fillies’ Mile Stakes, Ascot, Gr.1; dam of PEEPING FAWN (USA),
                        Champion 3yr old filly in England and Ireland in 2007, Jt Champion 3yr old filly in Europe in
                        2007
, won 5 races and £689,626 including Darley Irish Oaks, Curragh, Gr.1, Nassau Stakes,
                        Goodwood, Gr.1, Pretty Polly Stakes, Curragh, Gr.1 and Darley Yorkshire Oaks, York, Gr.1,
                         placed second in Vodafone Oaks Stakes, Epsom Downs, Gr.1 and third in Boylesports Irish 1000
                        Guineas, Curragh, Gr.1, THEWAYYOUARE (USA), won 4 races in France and £164,841
                        including Criterium International, Saint-Cloud, Gr.1 and Prix Thomas Bryon, Saint-Cloud, Gr.3;
                        sire; grandam of Sir John Hawkins (USA), won 1 race and £31,407, placed third in Coventry
                        Stakes, Ascot, Gr.2.
        GIELGUD (USA) (c. by Sir Ivor (USA)), won 1 race at 2 years and £25,199, Laurent Perrier Champagne
            Stakes, Doncaster, Gr.2, placed third in Royal Lodge Stakes, Ascot, Gr.2, from only 4 starts; sire.
        MALINOWSKI (USA) (c. by Sir Ivor (USA)), Champion 2-y-o in Ireland in 1975, won 2 races at 2 and 3
            years including Ladbroke Craven Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.3, placed second in Dewhurst Stakes,
            Newmarket, Gr.1; sire.
        Minnie Hauk (USA) (f. by Sir Ivor (USA)), won 2 races at 3 years, placed second in Cornelscourt Stakes,
            Leopardstown, L. and Fasig-Tipton CTBA Stakes, Curragh, L., all her starts; dam of winners.
                  CHIEF CONTENDER (IRE), won 4 races at 3 and 4 years and £118,936 including Prix du Cadran,
                        Longchamp, Gr.1., placed third in Prix Kergorlay, Deauville, Gr.2 (twice).
                  AVIANCE, won 2 races at 2 years including Phoenix Stakes, Phoenix Park, Gr.1; dam of DENON
                        (USA)
, won 6 races in France and U.S.A. and £1,167,349 including Turf Classic Invitational
                        Stakes, Belmont Park, Gr.1, Hollywood Derby, Hollywood Park, Gr.1, Charles Whittingham
                        Handicap, Hollywood Park, Gr.1, Manhattan Handicap, Belmont Park, Gr.1 and Prix de
                        Fontainebleau, Longchamp, Gr.3, placed second in Sword Dancer Invitational Handicap,
                        Saratoga, Gr.1 and United Nations Handicap, Monmouth Park, Gr.1 and third in Dubai Poule
                        d’Essai des Poulains, Longchamp, Gr.1, Prix Jean Prat, Chantilly, Gr.1 and Man O’War Stakes,
                        Belmont Park, Gr.1; sire, CHIMES OF FREEDOM (USA), won 6 races and £299,832 including
                        Coronation Stakes, Royal Ascot, Gr.1, Moyglare Stud Stakes, Curragh, Gr.1, Child Stakes,
                        Newmarket, Gr.2 and Hillsdown Cherry Hinton Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.3, placed third in Tattersalls
                        Cheveley Park Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1, IMPERFECT CIRCLE (USA), won 2 races including
                        Firth of Clyde Stakes, Ayr, L., placed second in Cheveley Park Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1,
                        Piquetnol (USA), won 1 race in France and £61,439, placed second in P.Marcel Boussac
                        Criterium des Pouliches, Longchamp, Gr.1, grandam of ALDEBARAN (USA), Top rated sprinter
                        in U.S.A. in 2003
, won 8 races at home and in U.S.A. and £1,122,955 including Forego
                        Handicap, Saratoga, Gr.1, Metropolitan Handicap, Belmont Park, Gr.1, San Carlos Handicap,
                        Santa Anita, Gr.1, Churchill Downs Handicap, Churchill Downs, Gr.2 and Tom Fool Handicap,
                        Belmont Park, Gr.2, placed second in Vosburgh Stakes, Belmont Park, Gr.1, Carter Handicap,
                        Aqueduct, Gr.1, Forego Handicap, Saratoga, Gr.1, Metropolitan Handicap, Belmont Park, Gr.1
                        and Cigar Mile Handicap, Aqueduct, Gr.1 and third in Hollywood Derby, Hollywood Park, Gr.1 and
                        Stephen Foster Handicap, Churchill Downs, Gr.1; sire, SPINNING WORLD (USA), Top rated 3yr
                        old miler in Ireland in 1996
, Champion older miler in Europe in 1997, won 8 races at home, in
                         France and U.S.A. and £1,111,874 including Irish 2000 Guineas, Curragh, Gr.1, Emirates Prix du
                        Moulin de Longchamp, Longchamp, Gr.1, P. Fresnay le Buffard Jacques Le Marois, Deauville, Gr.1
                        (twice), Breeders’ Cup Mile, Hollywood Park, Gr.1, Prix du Muguet, Saint-Cloud, Gr.2 and Prix
                        Saint Roman, Evry, Gr.3, placed second in Dubai Poule d’Essai des Poulains, Longchamp, Gr.1,
                        Emirates Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Longchamp, Gr.1 and Breeders’ Cup Mile, Woodbine,
                        Gr.1; sire, third dam of PATHFORK (USA), Jt 3rd top rated 2yr old in Europe in 2010, Champion
                         2yr old colt in Ireland in 2010
, won 3 races and £165,217 including Vincent O’Brien National
                        Stakes, Curragh, Gr.1 and Futurity Stakes, Curragh, Gr.2; sire, fourth dam of NUCIFERA (USA),
                        won 3 races in France and £66,714 including
        Sex Appeal (USA), unraced; dam of winners.
                  EL GRAN SENOR (USA), Champion 2 and 3yr old in Europe in 1983 and 1984, won 7 races at 2
                        and 3 years and £370,093 including Dewhurst Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1, Irish Sweeps Derby,
                        Curragh, Gr.1, 2000 Guineas, Newmarket, Gr.1, National Stakes, Curragh, Gr.2, Railway Stakes,
                        Curragh, Gr.3 and Gladness Stakes, Curragh, L., placed second in Ever Ready Derby Stakes,
                        Epsom, Gr.1; sire.
               TRY MY BEST (USA), Champion 2-y-o in England and Ireland in 1977, won 4 races at 2 and 3
                        years including Dewhurst Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1, Larkspur Stakes, Leopardstown, Gr.3
                        and Vauxhall Trial Stakes, Phoenix Park, Gr.3,; sire.
               SOLAR (CAN), 2nd top rated 2yr old filly in Ireland in 1978, won 3 races at 2 years including Park
                        Stakes, Phoenix Park, Gr.3 and Railway Stakes, Curragh, Gr.3,; dam of Devilish Ninja (USA),
                        1 race in U.S.A., placed third in Open Mind Stakes, Monmouth Park; sire; grandam of BAHAMIAN
                        PIRATE (USA)
, won 12 races and £478,340 including Nunthorpe Stakes, York, Gr.1 and Phoenix
                        Sprint Stakes, Leopardstown, Gr.3, placed second in Darley July Cup, Newmarket, Gr.1 and Prix
                        de l’Abbaye de Longchamp, Longchamp, Gr. 1
        Show Lady (USA), unraced; third dam of REDOUTE’S CHOICE (AUS), Top rated 3yr old miler in
            Australia in 1999-2000
, won 5 races in Australia and $1,567,850 including Blue Diamond Stakes,
            Caulfield, Gr.1, Caulfield Guineas, Caulfield, Gr.1, C F Orr Stakes, Caulfield, Gr.1 and Manikato
            Stakes, Moonee Valley, Gr.1, placed second in Sunicrust Australia Stakes, Moonee Valley, Gr.1
            and third in Futurity Stakes, Caulfield, Gr.1 and Vic Health Cup, Caulfield, Gr.1; champion sire.