Bay horseFoaled in 2010

SireEncosta de LagoFairy KingNorthern Dancer
2005ExplosiveFappianoMr. Prospector
DamElusive QualityGone WestMr. Prospector
LISTEN HERE Touch of GreatnessHero's Honor
2004AnnounceMilitary PlumeSir Tristram
  Theme SongSackford

NORTHERN METEOR (AUS) (Bay 2005-Stud 2009). 3 wins to 1250m, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. First Season Sire 2012-13. Sire of 210 rnrs, 129 wnrs, 16 SW, inc. Cosmic Endeavour (Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Tiara, Gr.1), Zoustar, Shooting to Win, Amanpour, Romantic Touch, Deep Field, Eurozone, Speak Fondly, Bound for Earth, The Voice - Modern Tsar (H.K.), Atmospherical, Fighting Sun, Mitraad, Sports Edition, Veuvelicious, Runway Star, etc.


1st dam

LISTEN HERE, by Elusive Quality. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$111,750, SAJC Pewsey Vale S., L, MRC Ladies' Day P., Azzurro H., 2d VRC Flemington Festival of Racing H., 3d VRC Birdcage H., MRC Doncaster BMW 2YO P. Half-sister to Spectro Power. Dam of two named foals, both winners-

SHOOTING TO WIN (c. by Northern Meteor). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$996,225, to 2014-15, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Stan Fox S., Gr.2, TAB Early Quaddie 2YO H., 2d ATC Ming Dynasty H., Gr.3, 3d ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1, Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, 4th ATC Hobartville S., Gr.2.

DEEP FIELD (c. by Northern Meteor). 5 wins. See below.


2nd dam

ANNOUNCE, by Military Plume. Unraced. Half-sister to EMERALD DREAM (dam of KNIGHT'S COMMAND, ZABENE), SPECIAL BOND, Mancini. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

LISTEN HERE (Elusive Quality). 3 wins. See above.

Spectro Power (Spectrum). 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m, R1,750, S$626,775, Singapore TC Korea Racing Association Trophy, Open H., Moonee Valley Racing Club Trophy, Class 2 H., Novice Race, Graduation H., Class 3 H., Benchmark 75 H., 2d Singapore TC Raffles Cup, Sgp-1, Kranji Mile, Sgp-2, Committee's Prize, Sgp-3, Open H., Class 1 H., Kranji S., Ascot Authority Trophy, Raffles Resort Canouan Island H., Benchmark 81 H., 3d Singapore TC Class 1 H., Benchmark 89 H., Benchmark 81 H.-twice.

Fiery Raider. 2 wins at 1200m, HKJC Pak Tin H., Carl F Bucherer H., 2d HKJC Wang Tau Hom H., Muk Min Ha H.

Otravez. Winner at 1500m. Dam of-

Red Fez (Red Ransom). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$157,315, to 2013-14, VRC Maidstone H., MRC D'Urban H., 2d MVRC Construction Engineering H., 3d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, MRC D'Urban Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, SAJC HC Nitschke S., L, VRC Mrs Mac's Beef Pie Sprint H.

Cash for Comment. Winner at 1000m. Dam of-

Cash First. Unraced. Dam of-

Cash Advance. 5 wins at 1100m, S$220,173, to 2014, Singapore TC Benchmark 83 H., Kranji C S., Mexican Rose S., Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC Novice S., Class 4 H.


3rd dam

THEME SONG, by Sackford. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, AJC Toi Port H., STC Oatley H., 3d STC Shading H. Half-sister to DANEWIN, COMMANDS, Abbaye (dam of TAIMANA). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

EMERALD DREAM (Danehill). 7 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$209,275, A$7,000, Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, BOP RC Thames Valley S., Gr.3, ARC Great Northern Challenge S., L, Lindauer H., Ellerslie Function Centre H., Counties RC IRT Bas H., 2d ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.3, Waikato RC Gasmate S., Gr.3, Guineas Trial, ARC Sunday Star-Times Fashions in the Field H., Dunstan Stayers Championship Qualifier, Prized H., 3d ARC Lion Red Calendar H., Lion Red Hotel Challenge H., BOP RC Fahys Motor Inn and Cobb & Co H., Viking Distributors H. Dam of-

KNIGHT'S COMMAND (Pins). 8 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$22,350, S$423,297, to 2015, Singapore TC Admiralty Classic, Sgp-3, Woodlands Classic S., Sgp-3, Waikato RC Jorja's 8th Birthday H., Marsh Racing Stables H., Singapore TC Why Be S., Royal Western India Turf Club Trophy, Class 3 H., 2d Singapore TC Fortune Bowl, Sgp-3, Singapore Airlines A380 Paris S., 3d Singapore TC Jumbo Jet Trophy, Sgp-3, New Year Cup, Sgp-3, Big Hearts S., Kranji C S., Good Health S., Benchmark 67 H.-twice.

ZABENE (Zabeel). 9 wins from 1800m to 2500m, NZ$213,697, CJC Metropolitan Trophy, L, Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, L, CJC Dunedin Gold Cup Trial, New Zealand Cup Trial, Racecourse Hotel H., Brian Arnold's 60th H., 2d CJC Metropolitan Trophy, Gr.3, New Zealand Cup, Gr.3, D&E John Deere H., 3d New Zealand Cup, Gr.3, Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, L, Southland RC Invercargill Cup, CJC Cope Shearing Accountants H.

SPECIAL BOND (Fairy King). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, WATC All Stars S., L, Winter Championship Heat H., 2d WATC Lindsay Rosenthal S., L, NJ Way S., L, Venice 2YO H., Penang Turf Club Trophy. Sire.

Mancini (Zephyr Zip). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$91,760, AJC Denis Rowe H., STC Rookwood H., Prospect H., 2d AJC QBE Insurance H., STC Young Brolga H., Welkin H., 3d Tamworth JC Prime Television H., L, AJC Forty Thousand H., STC Yuletide H.


Race Record: 8 Starts 5-1-1 A$390,300.

5 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$390,300, to 2014-15, VRC S., Gr.2, ATC Lightning H., L, TAB Quaddie H., Hyland Race Colours H., 2d ATC Maurice McCarten S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Lightning S., Gr.1.