Dark Ensign


Dark Ensign

Sire: Congrats

Dam: Deloraine

Colour: Brown

Gender: Colt

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 19th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Black, Purple Cross Of Lorraine And Sleeves, Old Gold Cap


Career Record: 23-2-4-4

  • Prizemoney
    $55,798.00
  • Wins
    8.7 %
  • Place
    34.8 %

Pedigree

 

 DARK ENSIGN (AUS)

 

Brown coltFoaled in 2012

SireA.P. IndySeattle SlewBold Reasoning
CONGRATS (USA) Weekend SurpriseSecretariat
2000PraiseMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
  Wild ApplauseNorthern Dancer
DamMore Than ReadySouthern HaloHalo
DELORAINE (AUS) Woodman's GirlWoodman
2003Mysterious SoundDanzigNorthern Dancer
  Iva ReputationSir Ivor

CONGRATS (USA) (Bay 2000-Stud U.S.A. 2007, Aust. 2011). 7 wins-1 at 2, Santa Anita San Pasqual H., Gr.2. Sire of 453 rnrs, 292 wnrs, 19 SW, inc. Turbulent Descent (Hollywood Starlet S., Gr.1), Emma's Encore, Wickedly Perfect, Jacaranda, Check My Cheeks, I'm Steppin' it Up, Nora's Cat, Portside, Temper Mint Patty, Cougarville, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc SP Commiserate and of Contralto, Dark Ensign, Jobodwana, Sharpsburg, Sir Charleston, Stop the Fight, Wide Acclaim, etc.

 

1st dam

DELORAINE, by More Than Ready. 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$268,950, TRC Hobart Guineas, L, MVRC Golden Doubles H., STC De Bortoli Wines P., 2d Moonee Valley Fillies Oaks Classic, Gr.2, VRC Beachside H., STC Jacob's Creek H., 3d STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, AJC Frank Packer P., Gr.3, Gold Coast Bracelet, L. Dam of five named foals, four to race, three winners, inc:-

Cobblestones (f. by Fastnet Rock). 4 wins to 1200m, A$136,170, to 2014-15, MRC Allan Wicks H., 2d MVRC Corey McDonald H., VRC New Year H., 3d MVRC Eurozone H.

Scottish Arms (g. by Zabeel). 2 wins at 1400m, 2000m to 2014-15 in Aust.

Dark Ensign (c. by Congrats). Winner. See below.

Banner Rose (f. by Street Cry). Placed to 2015-16 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

MYSTERIOUS SOUND, by Danzig. Placed at 2 in France. Half-sister to TRIPLE WOW (dam of ALYWOW), ZILZAL ZAMAAN, Quianlong, Star Reputation (dam of DARK HOURS). Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

DELORAINE (More Than Ready). 3 wins. See above.

 

3rd dam

IVA REPUTATION, by Sir Ivor. Unraced. Half-sister to Good Reputation (dam of STORM ALARM). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

TRIPLE WOW (Coastal). 14 wins, US$706,695, Aqueduct Next Move H., Gr.3, Woodbine Selene S., Can-1, Ontario Matron H., Can-2, Greenwood Maple Leaf S., Can-2, 2d Aqueduct Rare Treat H., Gr.3, Garden State Betsy Ross H., Gr.3, Fairmount Budweiser S., Gr.3, Woodbine Belle Mahone S., Can-1, 3d Hialeah Poinsettia S., Gr.3. Dam of-

ALYWOW (Alysheba). Canadian Horse of the Year & Champion 3YO filly in Canada in 1994. 7 wins-3 at 2-from 6f to 1¼m, US$648,431, Saratoga Nijana S., Gr.3, Woodbine Canadian Breeders' Cup H., Can-1, Natalma S., Can-1, 2d Belmont Flower Bowl H., Gr.1, Woodbine Rothmans International S., Gr.1, Princess Elizabeth S., Can-1, 3d Canadian Oaks, Can-1. Dam of-

CENTURY CITY (Danzig). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 9f, £12,395, €253,289, US$424,392, Curragh International S., Gr.2, Santa Anita Arcadia H., Gr.2, Curragh Tetrarch S., Gr.3, Leopardstown Two Thousand Guineas Trial, L, Turf Paradise Breeders Cup H., L, 2d Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Curragh Loughbrown S., L, 3d Breeders' Cup Mile S., Gr.1, Santa Anita Oak Tree Mile S., Gr.2, Bay Meadows Derby, Gr.3. Sire.

HIDDEN CAT (Storm Cat). 4 wins, Delaware Twixtslusive H., L, 4th Delaware Rosenna S., L. Dam of-

GLOBAL POWER (Pulpit). 7 wins from 7f to 8½f, US$408,497, Delaware Sussex S., L, Louisiana Unbridled S., L, Mountaineer West Virginia House of Delegates Speaker's Cup, L, 3d Belmont Jaipur S., Gr.3.

PEGASUSBYSTORM (Fusaichi Pegasus). 2 wins at 2, Meadowlands Storm Cat S., L. Sire.

Suitably Discreet. Unraced. Dam of-

SPEAKING OF WHICH (Invincible Spirit). Champion 3YO Colt in Ireland in 2012 (Intermediate). 5 wins from 8½f to 1¼m, €48,930, US$271,920, to 2014, Monmouth S., Gr.2, Curragh Gallinule S., Gr.3, Calder Tropical Turf H., Gr.3, 2d Santa Anita Twilight Derby, Gr.2, Curragh Irish Stallion Farms S., 3d Leopardstown Kilternan S., Gr.3, Fair Grounds Colonel ER Bradley H., Gr.3, 4th Belmont Fort Marcy S., Gr.3.

Double Wow. 3 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

WOW ME FREE (Menifee). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1m to 1¼m, US$215,739, Aqueduct Next Move H., Gr.3, Ladies H., L, 3d Belmont Shuvee H., Gr.2, Laurel Wide Country S., L, 4th Woodbine Maple Leaf S., L. Producer.

LA PEROUSE (El Prado). 4 wins from 1m to 8½f, Turfway Likely Exchange S., L.

Mambo Queen. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

MALOSSOL (Rahy). 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m, €118,923, 13,212Dhs, Rome Premio Parioli, Gr.3, Milan Premio Gardone, L, Deauville Prix du Pre en Auge, 2d Chantilly Prix du Val Saint-Georges, Saint-Cloud Prix Cadet Roussel, 4th Milan Premio Carlo Vittadini, Gr.2.

ZILZAL ZAMAAN (Zilzal). 4 wins from 7f to 13¼f, Chester Ormonde S., Gr.3, Doncaster Serlby S., L, 2d Grand Prix de Deauville, Gr.2, Goodwood Foundation S., L. Sire.

Star Reputation (Star Spangled). 3 wins-1 at 2, 3d Woodbine Star Shoot S., Can-3, Victoria S., L. Dam of-

DARK HOURS (Dynaformer). 15 wins-4 at 2, US$408,416, Hastings British Columbia Oaks, Can-2, Northlands Park Sonoma H., Can-3, City of Edmonton Distaff H., Can-3, 2d Hastings Ballerina H., Can-2, Northlands Park Birdcatcher S. (f), Can-3. Dam of-

HOUR OF JUSTICE (Lit de Justice). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 5f to 8½f, US$484,608, Woodbine Royal North H., Gr.3, Alywow S., L, 2d Woodbine Star Shoot S., L, Ontario Colleen H., L, 3d Woodbine Nearctic H., Gr.2, Belmont Noble Damsel H., Gr.3. Producer.

SENSATIONAL SCORE (Wild Rush). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 9f, US$328,550, Fairplex Pomona Derby, L, 3d Fairplex Ralph M Hinds Invitational H., L, Santa Anita Pinjara S., L, Fairplex Phil D Shepherd S., L.

Holy Hour. Unraced. Dam of-

Glorious Hour. Winner at 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

PEPITA MAMA (Pegasusbystorm). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1500m in Peru, Monterrico Clasico Augusto Mostajo Barrera, Gr.3, Clasico Roberto Alvarez Calderon Granados, L, Clasico Carlos Palacios Villacampa, 4th Monterrico Clasico Enrique D Barreda y Ricardo Barreda Laos, L.

La Canadiense. Unraced. Dam of-

KASPER (Scat Daddy). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m to 2014-15 in Chile, Club Hipico Clasico Paddock Stakes, Gr.3, Clasico Invierno, Gr.3, Clasico Luis Larrain Prieto, L, 2d Club Hipico Clasico Club Hipico de Santiago, Gr.1, Valparaiso Clasico El Derby, Gr.1, 3d Club Hipico Gran Clasico Coronacion, Gr.2.

Mr. J. T. L. (Smart Strike). 3 wins from 8½f to 2¼m, 2d Keeneland Transylvania S., Gr.3, 4th Woodbine Chief Bearhart S., L.

Ivastar (Alwasmi). 4 wins, 3d Woodbine Nassau S., Gr.3, Flaming Page S., L. Dam of-

IDONEA (Swain). 2 wins at 2 in Germany, Düsseldorf Junioren Preis, L.

For Our Sake (Alydeed). Winner at 8½f, US$238,305, 2d Fort Erie Prince of Wales S., L, 3d Woodbine Queen's Plate S., L, 4th Woodbine Colonel RS McLaughlin H., Gr.3, Plate Trial S., L.

With the Stars. Winner in U.S.A. Dam of-

Starry Mark. 4 wins from 6f to 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

TIGHTEND TOUCHDOWN (Pure Precision). 11 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, US$851,295, to 2015, Parx Dash H., Gr.3, Penn National Pennsylvania Governor's Cup, L-twice, 2d Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint, Gr.1, Parx Dash H., Gr.3-twice, Parx Racing Turf Monster H., Gr.3, 3d Parx Racing Turf Monster H., Gr.3.

Quianlong (Zilzal). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1500m to 1800m, 162,000fr., US$374,261 in France and U.S.A, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Matchem, L, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Thomas Bryon, Gr.3.

 

Race Record: 3 Starts 1-1-0 A$19,775.

Winner at 2 in 2014-15 in Aust.