Sire: Roman Emperor

Dam: Shook Up

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Nov 21st, 2013

Country: Australia


F P McCloskey, A F Carr, J R Bell, P D McGrath & A Conrecode





Bay geldingFoaled in 2013

SireMontjeuSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
ROMAN EMPEROR (NZ) FloripedesTop Ville
2005Gussy GodivaLast TycoonTry My Best
SHOOK UP (AUS) Circles of GoldMarscay
2008La FrizzetteZeditaveThe Judge
  Winter PearlKenmare

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 22 rnrs, 9 wnrs, inc. Gold Denari, Nepean, Imperator Augustus, Caesar's Ghost, Colosseum King, Roman Typhoon, Pony Montana, Savona Sunset, Trending Hard and of the placegetters Ave, Emperor's Way, Everybody Dance, Latin Boy, etc.


1st dam

SHOOK UP, by Elvstroem. Unraced. Sister to Viva Las. Dam of one named foal.


2nd dam

LA FRIZZETTE, by Zeditave. Raced twice. Dam of 4 named foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Viva Las (Elvstroem). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$202,000, AJC Viscount H., Rosebrook H., Jim Beam H., STC Hudson Plumbing H., 2d STC Solo Strong H., AJC Miller & Associates H., 3d ATC Festival S., L, AJC Cherrybrook H., BRC Easy Pools P.

Memphis Miss. Winner at 1350m in Aust.


3rd dam

WINTER PEARL, by Kenmare. Unplaced. Half-sister to FIK EL BARRAKI. Dam of 9 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

The Persian. Winner at 1600m, 2d STC De Bortoli Wines H.

Lightning Shot. 4 wins from 1000m to 1900m in Aust.

No Pockets. 3 wins from 1100m to 1650m in Aust.

Shivers Regal. Winner at 1800m in Aust.

King Gab. Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Nagano. Winner at 1300m in Aust.


4th dam

CRILLION, by L'Enjoleur. Unraced. Half-sister to ALLEZ FRANCE (dam of ACTION FRANCAISE), Lady Winborne (dam of AL MAMOON, LA GUERIERE, LOST SOLDIER, BORN WILD, LORD OF WARRIORS), Priceless Countess (dam of ORDWAY), Sans Prix (dam of SPECIAL PRICE). Dam of 11 named foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

FIK EL BARRAKI (Crystal Glitters). 12 wins-1 at 2-from 1800m to 2500m, Bordeaux Derby du Midi, L, Grand Prix d'Agen La Garenne, L, Deauville Prix des Marines, Prix de La Galopiniere, 2d Lyon Prix du Grand Camp, L, Toulouse Derby du Languedoc, L, 3d Grand Prix de Bordeaux, L, Lyon-Parilly Prix Rene Bedel, L, 4th Toulouse Prix Max Sicard, L.

Star Power. 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m, VATC Huntingdale Golf Club H., STC Aristocrat Leisure Industries H., 2d AJC Moet & Chandon H., 3d STC Dundas H.


5th dam

PRICELESS GEM, by Hail to Reason. 7 wins-5 at 2, US$209,267, Aqueduct Frizette S., Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1. Sister to ADMIRING (dam of GLOWING TRIBUTE), three-quarter-sister to PERSONALITY, half-sister to AFFECTIONATELY, Search Tradition, Searching Around (dam of STASHED). Dam of 12 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

ALLEZ FRANCE (Sea Bird). Horse of the Year in France in 1974. Champion 2YO Filly, Champion 3YO & twice Champion older Horse in France. 13 wins-2 at 2-from 1600m to 2400m, US$1,380,565, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix de Diane, Gr.1, Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1, Criterium des Pouliches, Gr.1, Prix Vermeille, Gr.1, Prix d'Ispahan, Gr.1, Prix Ganay, Gr.1-twice, Prix Dollar, Gr.2, Prix d'Harcourt, Gr.2, Prix Foy, Gr.3-twice, 2d Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1-twice, 3d Longchamp Prix d'Ispahan, Gr.1. Dam of-

ACTION FRANCAISE (Nureyev). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Chantilly Prix de Sandringham, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix Arbele. Dam of-

ARTICLE RARE (El Prado). 2 wins at 2, €154,150, Deauville Prix des Reservoirs, Gr.3, 2d Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix d'Aumale, Gr.3, Deauville Prix de la Nonette, Gr.3. Producer.

ANDROID (Riverman). 2 wins at 1600m, Longchamp Prix de la Jonchere, Gr.3, 2d Deauville Prix Guillaume d'Ornano, Gr.2, Longchamp Prix du Prince d'Orange, Gr.3, 3d Longchamp Grand Prix de Paris, Gr.1. Sire.

AIRLINE (Woodman). 2 wins at 1450m, Chantilly Prix de la Cochere, L, 3d Longchamp Prix du Bois Rouaud. Dam of-

ARGENTINA (Sadler's Wells). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1800m, 2100m, €281,100, US$327,102, Saint-Cloud Prix Rose de Mai, L, 2d Saratoga Diana S., Gr.1. Producer.

ASTORG (Lear Fan). 2 wins at 1600m, Deauville Prix de la Calonne, L, Chantilly Prix du Chateau. Dam of-

ASTI (Sadler's Wells). 3 wins from 1700m to 2100m, €91,020, US$186,792, Belmont Athenia H., L, 2d Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1. Producer.

ART MODERNE (Woodman). 4 wins at 1600m, 1700m, Kentucky Downs Franklin S., L, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Edmond Blanc, Gr.3. Sire.

Aventuriere. Placed in Ireland. Dam of-

QUEEN OF REASON (Foyer). 6 wins from 1000m to 1600m in India, Chennai Christmas Cup, L, 2d Chennai South India Oaks, L.

Astina. Unraced. Dam of-

PREMIUM POINT (Twist and Turn). 9 wins from 1100m to 2400m in India, Madras South India Oaks, L, 2d Madras South India One Thousand Guineas, L. Dam of-

SHELLY GREEN (Flitch). 6 wins from 1200m to 1800m in India, Hyderabad Golconda One Thousand Guineas, L, 3d Hyderabad Golconda Oaks, L. Producer.

Allons Enfants. Placed in France. Dam of-

Attachee de Presse. 4 wins from 1800m to 2200m in France. Dam of-

ARLES (Monsun). 2 wins at 2000m to 2016 in Germany, Hannover Grosser Preis der VGH Versicherungen, L, 2d Hoppegarten Diana Trial, Gr.2.

Ave France. Unraced. Dam of-

AVEC LES BLEUS (Miswaki). 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Charles et Henry Rouher, L, 2d La Coupe de Longchamp, Gr.3.

Lady Winborne (Secretariat). Winner at 9f, 3d Curragh Brownstown S., Gr.3. Dam of-

AL MAMOON (Believe It). 11 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 9f, £9,097, US$1,233,950 in GB and U.S.A, Hollywood Park John Henry H., Gr.1, Del Mar Eddie Read H., Gr.2, Hollywood Park American H., Gr.2, Citation H., Gr.3, Inglewood H., Gr.3, 2d Breeders' Cup Mile S., Gr.1, Santa Anita San Antonio H., Gr.1, Del Mar Eddie Read H., Gr.2, Hollywood Park American H., Gr.2, 3d Meadowlands Cup, Gr.1, Hollywood Park Mervyn LeRoy H., Gr.2, Santa Anita San Bernardino H., Gr.2. Sire.

LA GUERIERE (Lord at War). 6 wins from 7f to 9f, US$334,628, Keeneland Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup, Gr.1, Bewitch S., Gr.3, Valley View S., L, Ellis Park Audubon Oaks, L, 3d Atlantic City Matchmaker S., Gr.2. Dam of-

ICON PROJECT (Empire Maker). 4 wins from 8½f to 1½m, £16,924, US$627,570, Saratoga Personal Ensign S., Gr.1, Belmont New York S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Delaware H., Gr.2, Sandown Poker at S. S., 3d Calder La Prevoyante H., Gr.2, Newmarket Aphrodite S., L, 4th Royal Ascot Ribblesdale S., Gr.2. Producer.

LASTING APPROVAL (With Approval). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 9f, US$510,266, Santa Anita Oak Tree Derby, Gr.2, Keeneland Maker's Mark Mile S., Gr.3, Seattle Slew S., L, Ellis Park Cumberland S., L, 2d Hollywood Derby, Gr.1, Churchill Downs Turf Classic S., Gr.1. Sire.

La Comete. Unraced. Dam of-

MUNNINGS (Speightstown). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 7f, US$742,640, Gulfstream Park Sprint Championship S., Gr.2, Belmont Woody Stephens S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Champagne S., Gr.1, 3d Aqueduct Carter H., Gr.1, Belmont Vosburgh S., Gr.1, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.1, Hopeful S., Gr.1, Monmouth Haskell Invitational S., Gr.1. Sire.

MUNNINGS SISTER (Speightstown). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, US$355,050, Belmont Dream Supreme S., L, 3d Saratoga Honorable Miss H., Gr.2.

LOST SOLDIER (Danzig). 11 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 11f, £45,446, US$328,403, 250,000Dhs in GB, U.S.A. and U.A.E, Isle of Capri Louisiana Downs H., Gr.3, Sam Houston Park Maxxam Gold Cup, L, 2d Aqueduct Stuyvesant H., Gr.3, 3d Ascot Royal Lodge S., Gr.2. Sire.

LORD OF WARRIORS (Lord at War). 6 wins from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$1,500, HK$5,622,435, HKJC Happy Valley Trophy, L, 3d HKJC Sha Tin Vase, L. Sire.

BORN WILD (Wild Again). 8 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 9f in U.S.A. and Austria, Fair Grounds Breeders' Cup H., L, Fair Grounds Woodchopper H., L. Sire.

Caspian Tern (Arctic Tern). 2 wins at 1¼m, 3d Kempton Magnolia S., L. Dam of-

Prairie Flame. Raced twice. Dam of-

HEATHCOTE (Niigon). 4 wins at 8½f, 1¾m, US$248,824, Woodbine Valedictory S., Gr.3, Allowance-twice.

Light Ice. 4 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

FROSTY WELCOME (With Approval). 2 wins at 9f, 1½m, Newmarket Aphrodite S., L, 3d York Galtres S., L. Producer.

Benguela. 2 wins at 1m, 11f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Lady Angola. Winner at 1½m, 2d Newbury John Guest Fillies' H. Dam of-

DUNTLE (Danehill Dancer). 5 wins at 1m, £129,462, €191,210, US$7,500, Royal Ascot Duke of Cambridge S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Amethyst S., Gr.3, Desmond S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Sandringham H., L, 2d Leopardstown Matron S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Rothschild, Gr.1, 3d Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.1, 4th Leopardstown Derrinstown Stud One Thousand Guineas Trial, Gr.3.

Catumbella. 2 wins at 1¼m in U.S.A. Dam of-

HONOR IN WAR (Lord at War). 11 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, US$1,156,927, A$124,900, Churchill Downs Turf Classic S., Gr.1, AJC Villiers H., Gr.2, Arlington Park Arlington H., Gr.3, Gulfstream Park Fort Lauderdale S., L, 2d Keeneland Turf Mile S., Gr.1-twice, Storm Cat S., L, Fair Grounds Colonel ER Bradley H., L, Fair Grounds Breeders' Cup H., L, 3d Fair Grounds Mervin H Muniz Jr Memorial H., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Mac Diarmida H., Gr.3, AJC Japan Racing Association P., L, Arlington Park John Henry S., L. Sire.

Lady Lochinvar. Winner at 9f in U.S.A. Dam of-

MASTER COMMAND (A.P. Indy). 8 wins from 1m to 9f, US$1,137,188, Meadowlands Breeders' Cup S., Gr.2, Fair Grounds New Orleans H., Gr.2, Mineshaft H., Gr.3, Hawthorne National Jockey Club H., Gr.3, Pimlico William Donald Schaefer H., Gr.3, 3d Monmouth Philip H Iselin H., Gr.3, 4th Churchill Downs Clark H., Gr.1, Oaklawn Park Oaklawn H., Gr.2. Sire.

AURORA LIGHTS (Pulpit). 3 wins at 1m, 8½f, US$277,076, Gulfstream Park Sabin S., Gr.3, Woodbine Selene S., Gr.3, 3d Calder Stage Door Betty H., Gr.3.

Lochinvar's Gold. 2 wins at 5f, 6f, Del Mar Allowance. Dam of-

MEI LING (Empire Maker). 4 wins from 1m to 9f, US$522,383, to 2016, Monmouth Lighthouse S., L, 2d Aqueduct Top Flight H., Gr.3.

Priceless Storm. Winner at 5½f, 4th Delta Downs Sweetheart S., L. Dam of-

CASTAWAY (Street Sense). 5 wins from 6f to 8½f, US$412,912, Oaklawn Park Southwest S., Gr.3.

Lady Lady. Unraced. Dam of-

LOVAT'S LADY (Lord at War). 3 wins from 7f to 8½f, Churchill Downs Regret S., L, 2d Churchill Downs Dogwood S., L. Dam of-

CHETTEN COUNTY (Giant's Causeway). 3 wins from 7½f to 8½f, Arlington Park Hatoof S., L, 3d Remington Park Oaks, L. Producer.

Uncork. 2 wins at 1m in U.S.A. Dam of-

GAMAY NOIR (Harlan's Holiday). 5 wins from 7½f to 9f, US$346,866, Gulfstream Park Rampart S., Gr.3, Delaware Park Obeah S., Gr.3, 3d Hawthorne Sixty Sails H., Gr.3, 4th Delaware H., Gr.1.

Detach. Unraced. Dam of-

APART (Flatter). 5 wins from 7f to 9f, US$735,360, Louisiana Downs Super Derby, Gr.2, Churchill Downs Ack Ack H., Gr.3, Pimlico William Donald Schaefer S., Gr.3, Louisiana Downs Super Derby Prelude S., L, 2d Fair Grounds New Orleans H., Gr.2, Evangeline Downs Evangeline Mile H., L, 3d Churchill Downs Stephen Foster H., Gr.1, Fair Grounds Mineshaft H., Gr.3.

UNLATCH (Horse Chestnut). 3 wins at 1m, Fair Grounds Woodchopper S., L, 4th Fair Grounds Colonel ER Bradley H., Gr.3.

Weepnomoremylady (Summer Squall). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 9f, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 3d Monmouth Twin Lights S., L. Dam of-

FLOWER LADY (Flower Alley). 5 wins from 6½f to 8½f, Louisiana Cup Distaff S., L, 4th Delta Downs Lookout S., L.

CROSSCHECK CARLOS (Custom for Carlos). 2 wins at 2 in 2016, Evangeline Downs DS Shine Young Futurity (c&g), L, 2d Arapahoe Gold Rush Futurity, L.

Debbie's Diamond. 2 wins at 7f in U.S.A. Dam of-

DEBBIE'S TUDE (Aptitude). 7 wins from 6f to 9f to 2017, Pimlico All Brandy S., L.

Lady in Power. 2 wins at 7f, 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

GRACE AND POWER (More Than Ready). 2 wins at 2, US$249,361, Meadowlands Holly S., L, 2d Hollywood Starlet S., Gr.1. Dam of-

DELECTATION (Shamardal). 5 wins-3 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$1,607,525, to 2015-16, VRC Darley Classic, Gr.1, ATC Royal Sovereign S., Gr.2, TAB Early Quaddie 2YO P., TAB Early Quaddie 2YO H., TAB Quaddie 2YO H., 2d VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, Gilgai S., Gr.2, ATC Eskimo Prince S., Gr.3, 3d ATC Roman Consul S., Gr.2, BRC Ascot H., L, 4th BRC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, Stradbroke H., Gr.1.

Caribbean Blue. Placed in Japan. Dam of-

C. One. 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, 82,385,000¥, Hanshin Ashiyagawa Tokubetsu. Dam of-

MOERE KATRINA (Gold Halo). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1700m to 2000m, Nakayama Shion S., L, 3d Niigata Shinanogawa Tokubetsu. Producer.

Desert Broom. Placed in GB. Dam of-

Sail Storm (Topsider). Winner at 2, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix de la Seine, L. Dam of-

Trombe (Bering). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 1600m, Longchamp Prix de la Roseraie, 2d Longchamp Prix Casimir Delamarre, L. Dam of-

MALIKAYAH (Fasliyev). Champion Older Female Sprinter in Italy in 2012. 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, €96,742, Rome Premio Divino Amore, L, 2d Rome Premio Carlo Chiesa, Gr.3. Producer.

Priceless Countess. Placed at 3, 2d Longchamp Prix de Chaillox. Dam of-

ORDWAY (Salt Lake). Joint second top colt on The 1996 USA 2YO Free H. 4 wins-2 at 2-at 9f, US$637,600, Belmont Moet Champagne S., Gr.1, Allowance, 2d Saratoga Hopeful S., Gr.1, Aqueduct Gotham S., Gr.2, Belmont Suburban H., Gr.2, 3d Breeders' Cup Juvenile S., Gr.1. Sire.

Countess of Poland. 2 wins at 6f in GB. Dam of-

REGAL CONNECTION (Mr. Mellon). 7 wins from 1200m to 2400m in India, Calcutta Gold Cup, L, Calcutta Derby, L.

French Beauty. Placed, 3d Chantilly Prix de Mortefontaine. Dam of-

Allez Beauty (Trojan Fen). Winner at 1800m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Corteira, 3d Lyon La Coupe des Trois Ans, L. Dam of-

ALLANDRO (Acatenango). 3 wins in Germany, Preis der Stadt Baden-Baden, L, 3d Hamburg Ittlingen Pokal, L.

Sans Prix. Unraced. Dam of-

SPECIAL PRICE (Bering). 7 wins from 1700m to 2900m in France and U.S.A, Golden Gate H., Gr.2, 2d Santa Anita San Juan Capistrano H., Gr.1, Hollywood Park Caesars Palace Turf Championship H., Gr.2, 3d Arlington Park Stars & Stripes H., Gr.3.


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