Japanese Emperor

Account of RICH HILL STUD, Matamata.



Bay or Brown Colt



Branded: : nr sh; 888 over 9 off sh


Satono Aladdin (JPN)


Deep Impact

Sunday Silence


Wind in Her Hair


Magic Storm

Storm Cat

Storm Bird

Foppy Dancer






Last Tycoon

Try My Best


Pompeii Court

Love the Limelight





SATONO ALADDIN (JPN) (Bay 2011-Stud Japan 2018, NZ 2018). 8 wins-1 at 2-1400m to 2000m, Tokyo Yasuda Kinen, Gr.1, Keio Hai Spring Cup, Gr.2, Kyoto Mainichi Broadcasting System Sho Swan S., Gr.2, 2d Tokyo Mainichi Okan, Gr.2, Fuji S., Gr.3, Epsom Cup, Gr.3, 3d Nakayama Lord Derby Challenge Trophy, Gr.3. Brother to SW Lachesis (Kyoto Queen Elizabeth II Cup, Gr.1). His oldest SH-bred progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

INTHESPOTLIGHT, by O'Reilly. Unraced. Sister to Up in Lights (dam of NORTH PACIFIC), three-quarter-sister to Sitting Pretty (dam of MISSYBEEL), half-sister to Spin Doctor, Poniard. This is her second living foal. Her first foal is unraced.

2nd dam

LOVE THE LIMELIGHT, by Octagonal. 3 wins at 1200m, 1300m, WRC Dulux New Zealand Colour Map H., 2d Manawatu RC Standard H. Three-quarter-sister to Southern Venture, half-sister to METAL BENDER, Sitting Pretty (dam of MISSYBEEL). Dam of 6 named foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Spin Doctor (Pins). 13 wins 1100m to 1600m, NZ$261,826, Waikato RC Legacy Lodge H., Norris Ward McKinnon H., Waikato Thoroughbred Race Horse Owners H., Lodge Real Estate H., Mico Plumbing H., Whangarei RC ITM H., Joy Scarfe Memorial H., Taumarunui Cosmo Club & TAB H., ARC Lindauer H., Waikato RC Veyron H., Counties RC Formstress H., 2d Waikato RC Shaw's Wire Ropes Sprint H., L, 3d Waikato Sprint, Gr.1.

Poniard (Reliable Man). Winner at 1335m in 2019-20, 2d Southland Guineas, L.

Up in Lights. Unraced. Dam of-

NORTH PACIFIC (Brazen Beau). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1300m, A$370,450, to 2020-21, ATC Up & Coming H., Gr.3, 2d ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1, 3d ATC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, Run to the Rose, Gr.2.

Little Glo. Unraced. Dam of-

Lavaglo. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m to 2020-21, Waikato RC JF Grylls Memorial Classic, 2d Waikato RC Vespa H.

3rd dam

JACQWIN, by Bluebird. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1150m, HKJC Cotton Tree H., Los Angeles H., Holyrood House P. Half-sister to KEEPER, Downing Street - Jovial Mood (Mac.), Run for Roses (dam of MEDAL KUN - KING LOUIS (Sing.)). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

METAL BENDER (Danasinga). Top of 2008-09 Australasian 3YO Classification (Int.). 9 wins-3 in succession-1250m to 2020m, A$1,900,600, AJC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, ATC George Ryder S., Gr.1, BRC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, AJC Warwick S., Gr.2, GCTC AD Hollindale S., Gr.2, 2d AJC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, 3d MRC Underwood S., Gr.1.

Southern Venture (Zabeel). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, MRC Listowel H., Orient H., 2d SAJC Chairman's S., L, VRC Shannara H., 4th VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3. Producer.

Blessed. 3 wins 1400m to 2040m, 4th MRC Ladies Day Vase, L.

Sitting Pretty. Unraced. Dam of 2 winners-

MISSYBEEL (Savabeel). 6 wins 1200m to 1900m, A$315,660, to 2019-20, ATC Epona S., Gr.3, All Too Hard at Vinery H., Bisley Workwear H., 2d ATC Tatts Bushfire Appeal H., 3d Wyong RC Mona Lisa S., L.