Sire: Shamus Award

Dam: Rocket Baby

Colour: Brown or Black

Gender: Filly

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Sep 19th, 2016

Country: Australia





Foaled 19th September 2016

SireSnitzelRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
SHAMUS AWARD (AUS) Snippets' LassSnippets
2010Sunset ExpressSuccess ExpressHold Your Peace
  Finito FlingLuskin Star
ROCKET BABY (AUS) ConfidentiallyKaoru Star
2005Galorious BirdMukaddamahStorm Bird
  Rockets GaloreWhiskey Road

SHAMUS AWARD (AUS) (Bay 2010-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 1600m, 2040m, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Sire of 137 rnrs, 86 wnrs, inc. SW Mr Quickie (BRC Queensland Derby, Gr.1), Soul Patch, Etana, True Detective, Flying Award, Classic Weiwei, Shamino, SP Causeway Girl, Epic Girl, Golden Victory, Malahide, Ironedge and of Swats That, Irish Songs, Academy, Call Me Shamus, Ethical Solution, It's a Shame, Leg Work, Military Road, Music Award, Cosmic Award, etc.


1st dam

ROCKET BABY, by Danzero. Placed at 3 in Aust. This is her sixth foal. Dam of three foals to race, all winners-

Explosive Witness (g. by Star Witness). Winner at 2, MVRC Johnnie Walker 2YO H., 3d HKJC Cassia H., Cornflower H., Fu Tai H., Club Street H.

Carterista (f. by Bushranger). Winner at 1200m, 2d MRC Sheen Group P.

Private Edition (f. by Shamus Award). Winner at 1200m in 2018-19 in Aust.


2nd dam

GALORIOUS BIRD, by Mukaddamah. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of 3 named foals, all raced-

Glenmorangie. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

Red Begonia. 6 wins to 1400m, A$97,910, 2d SAJC Drink Driving? Grow Up H., 3d SAJC Mac Drink Driving Grow Up H., Neil Dohnt H.

Van Persie. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Aust.

Lasanta. Winner at 1000m in 2018-19 in Aust.

Ready to Launch. Placed, 3d BRC Carlton Mid H.

Rocket Baby. See above.


3rd dam

ROCKETS GALORE, by Whiskey Road. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2050m, A$188,860, MVRC Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.3, Herald Vase S., Gr.3, VRC Kittyhawk H., SAJC Mick Armfield H., VATC Forstaff-A1 Personnel H., 2d MVRC WH Stocks S., L, 4th VATC Dalgety S., Gr.3. Dam of 5 named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Leading Stride. 5 wins from 1400m to 1800m in Macau, Macau Ballina H., BMW Cup, 2d Macau Derby, 3d Macau Dante H.

Rocket Flight. 5 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$91,640, Darwin TC Northern Territory Derby, 2d SAJC House of Chow P.

Princess Rory. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Ella Daniela. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Galorious Bird. Winner. See above.


4th dam

Velvet Rocket, by Plush. 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1250m, AJC Australia Day Flying Welter H, VATC Turf Club H., STC Ionian Club S., 2d MVRC Olinda H., 3d AJC Hall Mark S., L, VRC Hickenbotham H. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

ROCKETS GALORE (Whiskey Road). 7 wins. See above.

Silver Atom. 4 wins to 1400m, VRC Eugene Gorman H., 3d VATC Nizam's Ring H., SAJC Finn MacCool's Irish Pub H. Dam of-

Silbar. 5 wins at 1000m, 1400m, A$86,013, 3d WATC Tabozbet.com.au H.

Feedback. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$79,740, 2d MRC WJ (Bill) Adams 2YO H., Lord Dudley H., VRC Cottrell H., 3d MRC BMW Melbourne Classic H., George A Davis H.

Western Velvet. 3 wins to 1200m, TTC Mobil H., TRC Wrest Point Casino H., 2d TRC Blackjack H. Sire.

Be My Dane. Winner at 1000m, VRC Eat Well Live Well H.

Pershing. 8 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Grey Missile. 6 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Prince of Version. Winner at 2 in Aust.

Flannelle. Placed at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

Kayjays Rocket. 5 wins from 1150m to 2000m, Hawkes Bay Furnware New Zealand H., Manawatu RC Ashhurst Business Houses H., Wanganui JC Peter O'Shanassy Memorial H., Taupo Cup, 2d MRC Wave King H., Waikato RC Mackenzie Country (Hamilton) H., Avondale JC Albert Walters H., Matamata RC Tonezone Yamaha H., Rotorua RC Daily Post H., BOP RC Drake International H., 3d Greymouth Cup, WRC Young Gifted & Bay Syndicate H.

Love and Theft. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, 3d AJC Noholme H.

White Robe. Winner at 1600m, 3d VRC 2002 H., Limerick Lane Thoroughbred 3YO H.

Merry Missile. Unraced. Dam of-

Trojan War. 5 wins to 1300m, 3d MVRC TROA Free Day H.


5th dam

RHYMING RIDDLE, by Roan Rocket. Unraced. Half-sister to RARITY, Bustler, Cantella. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Velvet Rocket (Plush). 5 wins. See above.

Riddling. 22 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$99,940, STC Retired Staff Club H.

Rhyming Rass. Winner at 1600m, 2d VATC James Grice H. Dam of-

Another Rass. Unraced. Dam of-

Grego (Prego). 9 wins-3 at 2-to 1100m, A$170,385, SAJC New Atlantis 2YO H., 3d SAJC Dermody S., Gr.3.