Sire: Fighting Sun

Colour: Bay

Dam: Rose Syrah

Sex: Filly

Age: 5

Foaled: Sep 19, 2018

Country: Australia

Owners: A C Stevens, Mrs L M Stevens, M C Stevens & Miss C L Stevens

21: 3 - 4 - 2
Wins: 14.3%
Place: 28.6%




Foaled 19th September 2018

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
FIGHTING SUN (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2011Irish DarlingIvory's IrishBest Western
  Sandy DarlingGeiger Counter
DamTesta RossaPeruginoDanzig
ROSE SYRAH (AUS) Bo DapperSir Dapper
2005Rose BetweenKala DancerNiniski
  Futures MarketSungazer

FIGHTING SUN (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 2, ATC Canonbury S., L. Sire of 198 rnrs, 97 wnrs, inc. SW Chess Star - Sun Chess (Sing.) (MVRC Valley Pearl, L), Newhart, SP Miss Inbetween, Platinum Mam'selle, Gulf of Suez, Celestial Sol, Entrapped, Roccabascerana - When You Believe (H.K.) and of Flinders River, Western Sun, Fighting Harada, Aten, Orchestrate, Salton Sea - Trading Post (Sing.), The Pugilist, Fight, etc.


1st dam

Rose Syrah, by Testa Rossa. 4 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$225,713, VRC Rivette Series Final H., MRC Betfair H., 2d MRC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Summoned S., L, Joyce de Highden H., 3d VRC Maybe Mahal S., L. This is her sixth foal. Dam of four foals to race, all winners-

Lakeshore Eagle (g. by Master of Design). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, HK$5,674,700, to 2019-20, HKJC Purves Quaich H., Tong Fuk H., River Dancer H., Panasonic Japan Sys Kitchen H., Wyndham H., Jedburgh H., 2d HKJC Grassy Hill H., 3d HKJC Daisy H.

St Joeys (g. by Fighting Sun). Winner at 1200m in 2019-20, 3d VRC December Twilight H., MRC Joe Brown H.

Prosperous Return (g. by Fighting Sun). Winner at 1400m in 2021 in Singapore.

Preston (f. by Fighting Sun). Winner at 1200m in Aust.


2nd dam

ROSE BETWEEN, by Kala Dancer. Placed at 3, 3d QTC Bengalla Lad H. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, inc:-

Rose Syrah (Testa Rossa). 4 wins. See above.

St Cosmas. Placed in Aust.

Grid Girl. Placed in Aust.


3rd dam

FUTURES MARKET, by Sungazer. Winner at 1500m, 3d AJC Golden Rhapsody H., Belmura Lad H. Half-sister to Hop Market. Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Crash. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1300m, BATC Palm Lodge H., 3d BATC Todman H. Dam of-

Prang. 5 wins to 1350m, QTC Paint the Town Red H., BTC Flight Centre H., Jacob's Creek H., 3d BTC James William Patino P., QTC Shame H., Cougar Rum H., SCTC XXXX H. Producer.

Rye Catcher. Winner at 2, QTC Brisbane Bloodstock 2YO H.

Fair Wind. 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m in Macau.

Market Action - Magic Spirit (Mal.). 2 wins at 1400m in Malaysia, 3d STC Cooks River H.

Networking. Winner at 1800m, 2d TTC Kellara Transport H., TRC George Brown H., 3d TTC Black Douglas H.


4th dam

MARKET, by Imperial Prince. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 900m to 2000m, AJC Princess H., L, Caringbah H., STC Tramore H., VATC Twilight Glow H., 2d STC Rosemount Wines Classic, Gr.2, VATC Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, 3d STC Storm Queen S., Gr.2. Three-quarter-sister to EASTER, Count Bevic, Culture, Set to Please (dam of PLEASURE GIVER), half-sister to MONAKEA, AWESOME, Honey Queen (dam of HONEY BE QUICK, MR DANAMITE), Satisfy (dam of REVENGE). Dam of 16 foals, 12 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Hop Market (Watney). 13 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, VATC William Pearson H., 3d VATC Show Day S.H., L, VRC Hurricane H., 4th VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, L.

Charlie Chase. 4 wins from 2000m to 2200m, ARC Answer Services H., Waikato RC Whitianga Four Square H., Marton JC Taylors (Hunterville) Challenge H., 2d Avondale JC Clegcon H., 3d ARC Montana H., Rotorua RC Te Ngae Liquorland H.

Market Dancer. 2 wins at 1250m, 1600m, TRC Routley H., 2d TRC Bookmakers Never Win H., 3d MVRC Derrimut H.

Pris de Vertige. Unraced. Dam of-

Cape Croft. Unraced. Dam of-

Surdmaster (Al Maher). 4 wins at 1350m, 1500m in Macau, 2d Macau Lisboa Challenge Final, L.


5th dam

WITH RESPECT, by Rego. 5 wins-3 at 2-from 5f to 1¼m, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, PARC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, AJC Princess H., L, VATC Stansmore H., PARC Pago Pago H., 2d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, AJC Oaks, Gr.1, VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Mimosa S., L, 3d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, SAJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, 4th VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, Adelaide RC Dequetteville S., L. Half-sister to MANSINGH, Ciquita (dam of INITIAL APPROACH), Goddess of Dawn (dam of ON STAGE). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

MONAKEA (Wilkes). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1450m, STC Premiere S., Gr.3, Newcastle JC Newmarket H., L, AJC Eastlakes H., Bundeena S., Hume H. Sire.

MARKET (Imperial Prince). 4 wins. See above.

AWESOME (Wilkes). 4 wins at 2, SAJC Cinderella S., L, Adelaide RC Dequetteville S., L, 2d VRC Mimosa S., L, 3d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2. Producer.

Honey Queen. 2 wins at 2, AJC Dorothea Mackellar H. Dam of-

EASTER (Imperial Prince). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 2000m, A$202,680, AJC Spring Champion S., Gr.1, Tooheys 2.2 Welter H., NSW Cancer Council H., G Blaxland Highweight H., STC Miranda RSL H.

HONEY BE QUICK (Danzatore). 2 wins at 2, A$95,778, STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, NSW Crippled Children H., 2d STC Starlet H. Producer.

MR DANAMITE (Best Western). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2800m, A$274,130, VATC Caulfield Autumn Classic S., L, 2d MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2.

Honey be Mine. Unplaced. Dam of-

JETTER (Jetball). Joint second top colt on The 1998-99 NZ 2YO Free H. 4 wins-3 at 2-from 900m to 2100m, NZ$92,800, Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.2, Matamata RC Slipper S., L, ARC Steinlager H., Counties RC Pukekohe Ford Juvenile H., 2d Hawkes Bay Hastings Motors Ford Juvenile S., 3d Waikato RC Juvenile H., BOP RC New Zealand Insurance H.

YOLO (Stravinsky). 5 wins to 1550m, A$113,970, Newcastle JC Tibbie S., L, AJC Lyrebird H.

Golden Years. Raced twice. Dam of-

Red Style. Winner at 2, BATC Australia Retired H. Dam of-

RED IVORY (Ivory Way). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 2400m, A$208,215, STC Canterbury Cup, Gr.3, AJC Australia Day Cup, L, STC Botanical Gardens 2YO H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC Tattersall's Club Cup, L. Producer.

Loyal. Unplaced. Dam of-

Ethel. Winner at 1800m in Aust. Dam of-

Serene Lass. Unplaced. Dam of-

TERBIUM (Terango). 5 wins to 1300m, A$226,675, to 2020-21, MRC Zeditave S., Gr.3, Le Pine Funerals H., 3d Bendigo JC Underground Cabling Systems H.

Satisfy. Raced once. Dam of-

REVENGE (Zeditave). 5 wins from 1400m to 2050m, A$169,120, BATC Rough Habit P., L, 3d Queensland Derby, Gr.1.

Set to Please. Winner at 1100m, AJC GA Eastment H. Dam of-

PLEASURE GIVER (Bite the Bullet). 8 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$610,468, AJC Hobartville S., Gr.2, STC Theo Marks H., Gr.2, BTC Sprint H., Gr.3-twice, 2d AJC Stan Fox S., Gr.2, VRC Yallambee Stud S., Gr.3, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3, SCTC Glasshouse H., L, 3d AJC Up & Coming S., Gr.2.

Respectful Star. Unraced. Dam of-

Czaba. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

French Vanilla. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

ROUGE DIOR (Stormy's Son). 8 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$307,985, WATC Jungle Mist Classic, L, Westspeed 3YO H.

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