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Sire: Shamus Award

Dam: Rocket Baby

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Sep 9th, 2015

Country: Australia

Career Record: 5-0-0-1

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Bay fillyFoaled in 2015

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). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2013-14. 2 wins at 1600m, 2040m, A$2,473,500, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, 2d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, Mitchell McKenzie S., L, 3d MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, CF Orr S., Gr.1, VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.3, MRC Chairman's S., L. Out of a half-sister to SW Ghozi. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

ROCKET BABY, by Danzero. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of three named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Explosive Witness (g. by Star Witness). Winner at 2 in 2016-17, MVRC Johnnie Walker 2YO H.

Carterista (f. by Bushranger). Winner at 1200m in 2016-17, 2d MRC Sheen Group P.


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, to 2016-17, 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 to 2016-17 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 Herald Vase S., Gr.3, Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.3, SAJC Mick Armfield H., VATC Forstaff-A1 Personnel H., VRC Kittyhawk 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 SAJC Finn MacCool's Irish Pub H., VATC Nizam's Ring H. Dam of-

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

Feedback. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$82,740, 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, TRC Wrest Point Casino H., TTC Mobil 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, Taupo Cup, Hawkes Bay Furnware New Zealand H., Manawatu RC Ashhurst Business Houses H., Wanganui JC Peter O'Shanassy Memorial H., 2d Avondale JC Albert Walters H., BOP RC Drake International H., Matamata RC Tonezone Yamaha H., MRC Wave King H., Rotorua RC Daily Post H., Waikato RC Mackenzie Country (Hamilton) H., 3d Greymouth Cup, Avondale JC Aussie Butcher 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., 2d QTC Honest Man 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 Protector H., 2d SAJC Da Costa P., L, VRC Andersen Consulting S., L, 3d SAJC Dermody S., Gr.3.


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