Sire: Roman Emperor

Colour: Brown

Dam: Miss Meliss

Sex: Filly

Age: 4

Foaled: Nov 04, 2015

Country: Australia

Owners: C A Payne, Dr C G Lawler, J P Bergin, Mrs M M Dignam, Ms N P Stephens, G Jones, B Payne, T S Murrie, D R Hughes, B Nash, J A Glackin, S M Evans, C Nutt, B Headley & R Gendy

9: 2 - 3 - 0
Wins: 22.2%
Place: 33.3%




Brown fillyFoaled in 2015

SireMontjeuSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
ROMAN EMPEROR (NZ) FloripedesTop Ville
2005Gussy GodivaLast TycoonTry My Best
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
MISS MELISS (NZ) Lady GiselleNureyev

ROMAN EMPEROR (NZ) (Bay 2005-Stud 2011). 2 wins at 1550m, 2400m, A$1,416,800, Australian Derby, Gr.1, 2d MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, 3d STC Hill S., Gr.2. Half-brother to SW Rios (Wellington Guineas, Gr.2). Out of a half-sister to SW Black Mamba (Del Mar John C Mabee H., Gr.1). Grandson of SW Sneetch (ARC Ladies Mile, Gr.3). Related to SW Tully Thunder, etc. Sire of 30 rnrs, 14 wnrs, inc. Emperor's Way, Gold Denari, Nepean, Roman Son, Imperator Augustus, Latin Boy, Caesar's Ghost, Colosseum King, Roman Typhoon, Ave, Maekit, Pony Montana, Savona Sunset, Trending Hard and of the placegetters Lady Loft, etc.


1st dam

Miss Meliss, by Zabeel. Winner at 2450m, 2d VRC Saab H., Gr.2, 3d AJC De Bortoli Wines Staff H., 4th MRC Herbert Power S., Gr.2. Half-sister to Santoya. Dam of eight foals, seven to race, five winners, inc:-

Roman Son (g. by Roman Emperor). 3 wins from 1400m to 2200m, A$82,500, in 2016-17, ATC Robrick Lodge H.

Saintly Lad (g. by Shamardal). 3 wins to 1550m, A$117,865, ATC Ranvet H., TAB Rewards H., 2d ATC TAB Rewards H., 3d ATC Australian Turf Club H., Hyland Race Colours P., H., 4th ATC Dulcify H., L.

Chameleon (f. by Encosta de Lago). 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$166,697, VRC Ken Cox H., ATC Coach & Horses Hotel H., 2d MRC Samson H., Arrowfield Stud 2YO H., AJC Rosebery H., ATC Malaya H., MRC Joe Brown H., 3d AJC Miller & Associates H., MVRC Omega Corporate Security H. Dam of-

Khaki. 2 wins at 1200m in 2016-17, VRC Dorevitch Pathology H., 3d ATC Pro-Ride 2YO P.

Best Beware (g. by Encosta de Lago). 3 wins at 2000m, 2200m, A$97,650, WATC Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H., 2d WATC Westspeed 3YO H., WA Week Eurythmic H.

Halimede (f. by Starcraft). Winner at 1600m in Aust.


2nd dam

CAKE, by Cipayo. 3 wins at 1400m, 1500m in Aust. Sister to CACAO, Baby Grace (dam of REPENT, KING RUCKUS, JOHANSSON), Cachina (dam of CHINO TOSS, POTRI CACHO), half-sister to SIERVA, SABATO. Dam of 8 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Santoya (College Chapel). 5 wins to 1400m, ARC Majestic Horse Floats H., Avondale JC Green PC Company H., 2d ARC New Zealand Herald H., Coca-Cola H., BOP RC Classic Hits 95BOP FM H., Waikato RC Wrightson Grain H., 3d BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy, Gr.2, Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L. Producer.

Miss Meliss (Zabeel). Winner. See above.

Tanzman. 7 wins from 1600m to 2850m, A$162,018, VRC Gurner's Lane H., SAJC Sharron Forrester-Jones Birthday H., STC Hotel Canterbury H., Wenty Leagues Ladies Bowls H., 2d MVRC Suni-Sandwich H., STC Hahn Premium Light H., 3d AJC Kogarah RSL H.

Conjugality. Unplaced. Dam of-

Havatryst (Foreplay). 6 wins at 1200m, A$231,150, BRC IPG Print H., Woolworths Open H., AJC Autumn Carnival on Sale Now H., BRC DPMA H., Simon George & Sons P., Electrical Trades Union P., 2d BRC Daybreak Lover S., L, 3d AJC JB (Barry) Maher Memorial H.


3rd dam

KATHY, by Kazan. Placed in Argentina. Sister to Krystal (dam of MARCIANA), three-quarter-sister to Kepi, Kop, Kinshasa (dam of KANDIRA), half-sister to Chen-Yi. Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, all winners, inc:-

CACAO (Cipayo). 4 wins in Argentina, San Isidro G.P. Carlos Pellegrini, Gr.1, Palermo Clasico Chacabuco, Gr.2, San Isidro Clasico Provincia de Buenos Aires, Gr.2, 2d San Isidro G.P. 9 de Julio, Gr.1, 3d San Isidro Clasico General Pueyrredon, Gr.2. Sire.

SIERVA (Super Cavalier). 7 wins, US$247,960 in U.S.A. and Argentina, Palermo Clasico Francisco J Beazley, Gr.3, Hollywood Park Silver Belles H., L, Santa Anita Manta H., L, 2d Hollywood Park Hawthorne H., Gr.2, Santa Anita Santa Monica H., Gr.2, Hollywood Park A Gleam H., L, 3d Palermo G.P. Seleccion, Gr.1, Clasico Ramon Biaus, Gr.2, Santa Anita Santa Maria H., Gr.2. Dam of-

Stray Glance. Unraced. Dam of-

Strepper Wells. 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Argentina. Dam of-

GAZMOÑA (Dunkirk). 5 wins from 1300m to 1800m in Chile, Hipodromo Chile Clasico Armada de Chile, L, Clasico Sociedad Hípica Luis Cousiño, L, Club Hipico Clasico Moscona, Hipodromo Chile Clasico Carlos Hirmas Atala.

Glance Wells. Unplaced. Dam of-

DANNY WELLS (Forever Buck). 3 wins at 1300m, 1600m in Brazil, Gavea G.P. Euvaldo Lodi, Gr.3, 3d Gavea Classico Riboletta, L. Producer.

SABATO (Sheet Anchor). 5 wins in Argentina, San Isidro Handicap Saint Wolf, L, 2d Palermo Clasico Vicente L Casares, Gr.2, San Isidro Especial Pelayo, L.

Baby Grace (Cipayo). 3 wins, 2d Pomona EB Johnston S., L. Dam of-

REPENT (Louis Quatorze). Third top colt on The 2001 USA 2YO Free H. 5 wins-3 at 2-at 1m, 8½f, US$1,255,660, Churchill Downs Kentucky Jockey Club S., Gr.2, Fair Grounds Louisiana Derby, Gr.2, Risen Star S., Gr.3, Turfway Park Kentucky Cup Juvenile S., Gr.3, 2d Breeders' Cup Juvenile S., Gr.1, Saratoga Travers S., Gr.1, Sportsmans Illinois Derby, Gr.2. Sire.

KING RUCKUS (Bold Ruckus). Champion sprinter in Canada in 1994. 21 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 1m, US$988,965, Philadelphia Park Breeders' Cup H., Gr.3, Greenwood Jacques Cartier S., L, Woodbine Nearctic H., L, Shepperton S., L-twice, Toronto Breeders' Cup H., L, 2d Woodbine Vigil H., L, Jacques Cartier S., L.

JOHANSSON (Seattle Dancer). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1¾m, Tipperary Challenge S., L, 2d Leopardstown Ballycullen S., L, 3d Leopardstown Derby Trial S., Gr.3. Sire.

Flying Grace. Placed in Brazil. Dam of-

Acqua. Winner at 2000m in Uruguay. Dam of-

ACQUA FRESH (Ecclesiastic). Champion 3YO Filly in Uruguay in 2015-16. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2000m in Uruguay, Maroñas G.P. Seleccion, L, 2d Maroñas G.P. Polla de Potrancas, L.

Cachina. 3 wins in Argentina. Dam of-

POTRI CACHO (Potrillazo). 11 wins from 1650m to 2200m in U.S.A. and Argentina, San Isidro Clasico Competencia, L, 2d San Isidro Clasico Progreso, Gr.2, 3d Palermo G.P. de Honor, Gr.1, San Isidro G.P. Copa de Oro, Gr.1, 4th Aqueduct Coyote Lakes S., L.

CHINO TOSS (Egg Toss). 4 wins-2 at 2- in Argentina, San Isidro Clasico Manuel Anasagasti, L.

Conica. Winner in Argentina. Dam of-

Consecutive (Bold Executive). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 8½f, US$220,175, Woodbine Allowance-twice, 2d Woodbine Passing Mood S., L, 3d Woodbine La Prevoyante S., L, South Ocean S., L.


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