Sire: Merchant Navy

Colour: Chestnut

Dam: Roz

Sex: Colt

Age: 2

Foaled: Sep 23, 2019

Country: Australia

Silks: Navy Blue, Gold Prancing Horse, Sleeves And Cap




Chestnut ColtFoaled in 2019

SireFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
MERCHANT NAVY (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2014Legally BaySnippetsLunchtime
  DecidityLast Tycoon
DamTeofiloGalileoSadler's Wells
ROZ (GB) SpeirbheanDanehill
  Ultra FinesseRahy

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.


1st dam

ROZ, by Teofilo. 2 wins at 2, Sandown Star S., L, 2d Newmarket Fillies' Mile, Gr.1. Half-sister to HARTNELL, Ursula. Dam of four named foals, three to race, two winners, inc:-

What a Girl (f. by Frankel). Winner at 1400m in 2019-20 in Aust.

Take it Down Under (g. by Oasis Dream). Winner at 1m in GB.


2nd dam

DEBONNAIRE, by Anabaa. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m in GB. Half-sister to Dramatic Quest, Proceed With Care. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

HARTNELL (Authorized). 13 wins-3 at 2-from 1400m to 3200m, £136,466, €28,575, A$7,186,000, ATC BMW S., Gr.1, Epsom H., Gr.1, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.1, MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1, ATC Hill S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, MRC PB Lawrence S., Gr.2, ATC Sky High S., Gr.3, Newmarket Bahrain Trophy, Gr.3, Royal Ascot Queen's Vase, L, Doncaster Racing Post Weekender Nursery H., 2d ATC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.1, ATC Ranvet S., Gr.1, Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, MRC Underwood S., Gr.1, Toorak H., Gr.1, ATC Apollo S., Gr.2, Warwick S., Gr.2, MRC PB Lawrence S., Gr.2, Lingfield Derby Trial S., L, 3d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, ATC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, Doncaster H., Gr.1, VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, Turnbull S., Gr.1, Criterium de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1, MRC Futurity S., Gr.1, Peter Young S., Gr.2, PB Lawrence S., Gr.2.

ROZ (Teofilo). 2 wins. See above.

Ursula (Tapit). Winner at 2, US$77,130, 2d Fair Grounds Silverbulletday S., L, Letellier Memorial S., L.

Phyllis Maud. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 10¼f to 12¼f in GB.

Satono Soleil. Winner at 1200m in Japan.


3rd dam

Ultra Finesse, by Rahy. 2 wins at 2000m, 2400m, Saint-Cloud Prix Egerie, Evry Prix de Fleury, 2d Longchamp Prix de Malleret, Gr.2, 3d Deauville Prix de Thiberville, L, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Cléopâtre, Gr.3. Half-sister to SUAVE DANCER, SEIGNORIAL, SUAVE TERN, Seigniorage (dam of DAIWA WILD BOAR). Dam of 14 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Dramatic Quest (Zafonic). 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 3300m in GB and Italy, Newbury TH White S., Ascot Michael Page International Novice S., 3d Newmarket Godolphin S., L.

Proceed With Care (Danehill). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, £21,272, US$131,260, Newmarket Boadicea S., 2d Goodwood On the House S., L, Kempton Sirenia S., L, 4th Bosselman-Gus Fonner H., L.

Bungur River. Winner at 2800m in Russia, Russian St Leger, 2d Russian Oaks. Producer.


4th dam

Suavite, by Alleged. 4 wins-1 at 2, US$96,171, 2d Belmont Comely S., Gr.3, 3d Aqueduct Prioress S., L. Three-quarter-sister to Miss Vita (dam of ZAVITE), half-sister to LADY BAIUL, Magic Lass (dam of ACADEMIC ANGEL, IN CLASS), Torrid Tango (dam of DANCING), Fortune's Folly (dam of NINE CARAT). Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

SUAVE DANCER (Green Dancer). Champion 3YO in Europe in 1991 (9.5-11f). 5 wins from 2000m to 2400m, £193,796, 8,206,550fr., Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Greffulhe, Gr.2, 2d Irish Derby, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Lupin, Gr.1, 3d Longchamp Prix Ganay, Gr.1. Sire.

SEIGNORIAL (Kingmambo). 3 wins from 2400m to 3000m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Scaramouche, L, Goodwood Grosvenor Casinos Cup H., 4th Longchamp Prix de Barbeville, Gr.3. Sire.

SUAVE TERN (Arctic Tern). Joint Champion 3YO colt in Italy in 1994. 2 wins at 2000m, 499,300fr., 228,800,000L., Fontainebleau Prix Niceas, L, Evry Prix Saint-Simon, 2d Milan Gran Premio d'Italia, Gr.1, Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1, Saint-Cloud Prix Le Fabuleux, L, 3d Grand Prix d'Evry, Gr.2, Evry Prix Scaramouche, L, 4th Cagnes-sur-Mer Grand Prix du Conseil General des Alpes-Maritimes, L.

Ultra Finesse (Rahy). 2 wins. See above.

Seigniorage (Nureyev). Winner at 2400m, Saint-Cloud Prix Galatee, 2d Toulouse Prix Fille de l'Air, Gr.3, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Cléopâtre, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix Casimir Delamarre, L. Dam of-

DAIWA WILD BOAR (Agnes Tachyon). 3 wins at 2200m, 2300m, 87,333,000¥, Nakayama RF Radio Nippon Sho St Lite Kinen, L, 3d Niigata Sado Tokubetsu, Aganogawa Tokubetsu.


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