Merchant Navy X Platelet
Sire: Merchant Navy
Age: 1 year old
Foaled: Oct 3rd, 2019
ATB, David Baker, Phil Brittain, Wayne Johnstone, Jesse MacDonald, Ralph Menchise, Brian Page, Jaybeeque Racing (Jim Quinn), Andrew Downing, Trevor Bowler, Mark Goodridge, Inas Racing (M Wood)
CHESTNUT FILLY (AUS)
|Foaled 3rd October 2019|
MERCHANT NAVY (AUS) (Bay 2014-Stud Aust. 2018, Ire. 2019). 7 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$939,950, £340,260, €70,800, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.1, Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.2, MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1. Brother to SW Jolie Bay (ATC Roman Consul S., Gr.2) and SP Zara Bay. Half-brother to the dam of SP Shotmaker. His oldest progeny are yearlings.
PLATELET, by Strategic. 10 wins to 1200m, A$1,396,250, SAJC Robert Sangster Classic, Gr.1, Goodwood H., Gr.1, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2, MRC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, Sir John Monash S., L, MVRC Tattsbet.com.au H., Dominant H., Jeep 55 Second Challenge Heat H., Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H., 2d SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, Robert Sangster Classic, Gr.1, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, MVRC Champagne S., Gr.3, Ian McEwen S., Gr.3, SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3-twice, MRC Seppelt Wines H., 3d VRC Cap d'Antibes S., L, MRC Heath S., L, VRC Taralye Deaf Kids Talking H., MRC Charter Keck Cramer H., Le Pine Funerals H., 4th MVRC Ian McEwen S., Gr.2. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race-
Shepherd of Fire (g. by Fastnet Rock). Winner at 1200m in 2019-20 in Aust.
BLOODLINE, by Dracula. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, BTC Lipton Ice Tea H., QTC XXXX Bitter 2YO Sprint H., 2d BTC Demalex Services H., 3d BTC Campak Doomben Horseshoe 2YO H., QTC RSL 2YO H. Half-sister to Grand Britannia. Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 6 winners-
PLATELET (Strategic). 10 wins. See above.
What a Beauty. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$98,930, MRC Ahern's at Highways After the Last H., 2d MRC D'Urban P., MVRC Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H., MRC Jeannie King H., 3d VRC Beachside H. Dam of-
Fast Plan. 6 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$150,377, to 2019-20, MRC Hamilton Reid P., 3d MVRC Alinta Energy H., MRC Clanbrooke Racing H., Schweppes P.
Al Ma Belle. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m in 2019-20 in Aust.
Intravenous. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, 2d MRC Schweppes H., 3d MRC The Cove Hotel H., Beck Property Group H.
Bloodlette. Winner at 2000m, 3d MVRC Foodworks H.
Sion Priory. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust.
Catheter. 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m in Aust. and Macau.
Mystic Vein. Placed at 3 in 2020-21 in Aust.
Crimson Rush. Unraced. Dam of-
Crimlet. 2 wins at 1100m, 1150m in 2019-20 in Aust.
SKETCHES, by Danehill. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to HOCKNEY. Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-
Grand Britannia (Dash for Cash). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$225,595, MRC Radio Sport 927 2YO P., 2d MRC Blue Diamond Preview (c&g), L, SAJC Jims Carpet Cleaning H., 3d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, MRC Vain S., L, Seppelt Wines H., 4th MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3.
Faith 'n' Belief. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, MRC (Mornington) Hyland Race Colours P.
Bloodline. 2 wins. See above.
Penanink. 2 wins at 1400m in Aust.
Pencil. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.
Artistic Princess, by Luskin Star. 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1100m, MVRC Coburg H., Kardinia Park H., Ripa H., 3d VATC Barton H., L, 4th AJC Shorts H., L. Half-sister to Dalmatinska,
HOCKNEY (Quest for Fame). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$235,423, AJC Expressway S., Gr.2, STC Star Kingdom S., Gr.3, AJC Canonbury S., L, STC Luna Park H., NSW Tatt's RC RW Furber H., STC Hurstville Welter H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Mercedes-Benz S., Gr.3.
Ingres. 2 wins at 1200m, A$96,400, STC Winning Edge Presentations H., NSW Tatt's RC Railway Square H., 2d STC Visit Theraces.com.au H., 3d VRC Reganza H. Producer.
Laune. Winner at 2 in GB. Dam of-
Launfal - Utmost Easy (H.K.) (Rudimentary). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1600m, HKJC Williams Cup, 2d HKJC Sing Woo H., 3d Goodwood Vintage S., Gr.3, Newmarket Superlative S., L, HKJC International Jockeys' Championship H., Kwai Hing H., Peony H., 4th Royal Ascot Coventry S., Gr.3.
Azure (Kingfisher Mill). Winner at 2, 2d ARC Champagne S., L, 3d ARC Lion Red Juvenile H. Producer.
Miss Ireland. Unraced. Dam of-
DALRADIAN (Reward for Effort). 2 wins at 2, A$274,200, HK$48,300, MVRC Inglis Banner 2YO S., RL, 2d MRC Blue Sapphire S., Gr.3.