Blue Sapphire

Sire: Murtajill

Dam: Almasa

Colour: Grey

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 22nd, 2015

Country: Australia

Career Record: 4-0-0-1

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  • Wins
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  • Place
    25.0 %





Brown or Grey geldingFoaled in 2015

SireRock of GibraltarDanehillDanzig
MURTAJILL (AUS) Offshore BoomBe My Guest
2004SkatingAt TalaqRoberto
DamTale of the CatStorm CatStorm Bird
ALMASA (AUS) YarnMr. Prospector
2011MazarineZabeelSir Tristram
  MarquiseGold and Ivory

MURTAJILL (AUS) (Grey 2004-Stud 2009). 2 wins at 2, AJC Skyline S., Gr.3. Sire of 258 rnrs, 149 wnrs, inc. SW Sunshine Mighty (Macau Lisboa Challenge, L), SP Girlsarebackintown, Murt the Flirt, Murtle Turtle, Shamurt, Our Rock O'Reilly, Seenaan - Jay Eff Express (Sing.), Essie's Pride, Kronfeld and of Femmette, Rock Forthe Ladies, Rumeron, Grey Countess, Flying Murty, Geodude - Monica (H.K.), Miss Swindle, Ramaadi Bullet, Adjourned, Ariconte, etc.


1st dam

ALMASA, by Tale of the Cat. Unraced. Half-sister to HIYAAM, Game Duchess (dam of DARK PRINCESS, EXQUISITE JEWEL). Dam of one named foal, one to race-

Blue Sapphire (g. by Murtajill). See below.


2nd dam

MAZARINE, by Zabeel. Unraced. Sister to SHOWER OF ROSES, Minqar Qaim, three-quarter-sister to DON EDUARDO, OCTAGONAL, MOUAWAD, PERUZZI (dam of LUCIDA), half-sister to Markisa (dam of OCEAN JEWEL). Dam of 11 named foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

HIYAAM (High Chaparral). 3 wins at 1400m, 2000m, A$739,240, to 2018-19, ATC Vinery Stud S., Gr.1, Randwick City S., L, 2d ATC Australian Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, ATC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, MRC Ethereal S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2.

Tariq. 2 wins at 2100m, ARC Remuera Fisheries H., 2d Counties RC Gourmet Shuttle Catering H.

Game Duchess. Placed in NZ. Dam of-

DARK PRINCESS (Cape Blanco). 5 wins from 1200m to 1650m, NZ$131,185, to 2018-19, WRC Thompson H., Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Hastings-Hawke's Bay H., Manawatu RC Nelson Pine Industries H., 2d WRC Go Racing H., 3d Manawatu RC McIntosh Farm Machinery H., WRC Hiremaster H., 4th WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1.

EXQUISITE JEWEL (Lucky Unicorn). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, NZ$96,500, A$3,500, Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, 2d ARC Championship S., Gr.2, 3d WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.3, 4th New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1.

Nordic Duke (Viking Ruler). 5 wins from 1400m to 2200m, A$165,666, Sale TC Eastcoast Plumbing Group Maffra H., 2d VRC Anzac Day S., L, MRC Melbourne Truck Centre H., 3d ATC McGrath Estate Agents H., More Than Ready at Vinery H., TAB Quaddie H., MRC Vale Bart Cummings H.

Nabiac. 2 wins at 1600m, 2200m in 2017-18, Rotorua RC Rydges Hotel Rotorua H., 2d Rotorua RC Fiber Fresh H.

Holiday in Goa. Unraced. Dam of-

Viva Council. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, HK$2,966,500, to 2018-19, HKJC Community H., Tin Ha Shan H., All You Wish H., Mount Parker H., 2d HKJC Mei Tin H., Ping Shan H., Garnet H., HKU Faculties Architecture H.


3rd dam

MARQUISE, by Gold and Ivory. 9 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$88,000, A$132,480, WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, SAJC Sedgwick Classic S., Gr.2, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, SAJC Veuve Clicquot S., L, Hawkes Bay Waste Management Sprint H., 2d VRC Hardy Brothers Classic S., Gr.3, 3d Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, Woodville-Pahiatua RC WFA Sprint S., L, VATC Gold Coast Turf Club Magic Millions H., Hawkes Bay Napier Hotel Metric Mile H., 4th SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3. Half-sister to OCTAGONAL, DIAMOND LOVER (dam of DON EDUARDO, TRISTALOVE, PERUZZI, ANTWERP), KAAPSTAD, MOUAWAD, Nine Carat (dam of COURT OF JEWELS), Cotehele House (dam of DANEWIN, COMMANDS), La Brillante (dam of PHILIDOR). Dam of 12 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

SHOWER OF ROSES (Zabeel). 5 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$621,010, STC Arrowfield Stud S., Gr.1, AJC Craven P., Gr.3, STC Neville Sellwood S., L, Australian Ladies Variety Association H., Sponsor at the Races H., 2d AJC Australian Oaks, Gr.1, 3d AJC Hobartville S., Gr.2.

Minqar Qaim (Zabeel). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$120,460, Otago RC Dunedin Casino H., 2d Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.2, ARC Nathan's Memorial H., CJC HSBC Salver, 3d Woodville-Pahiatua Cup, ARC Auckland Airport H., 4th Counties Cup, Gr.2.

Markisa (Danehill). Winner at 1200m, 2d Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3. Dam of-

OCEAN JEWEL (Ocean Park). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$187,900, to 2017-18, WATC Placid Ark S., L, Perth Racing Membership P., Bunbury 3YO Classic, WATC Ascend Sales Trophies 2YO P., 2d WATC Freshman Sires 2YO P.

Captivating Claire. Unraced. Dam of-

CATCH ME (I Am Invincible). 2 wins at 2, A$180,750, in 2018-19, ATC Gimcrack S., Gr.3, MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3.

Eighth Army. 3 wins from 1550m to 2400m, MRC Taksan H.


Race Record: 3 Starts 0-0-1 A$7,750.

Placed at 3 in 2018-19, 3d MRC Le Pine Funerals P.