Account of Little Avondale Stud, Masterton

(The property of C. R. Grace)



Foaled 22nd October 2020

Bay or Brown Colt


D 32

Branded: : nr sh; 2 over 0 off sh


U S Navy Flag (USA)


War Front


Northern Dancer

Starry Dreamer


Misty for Me


Sadler's Wells

Butterfly Cove

Storm Cat


Irish Dream




Sir Tristram

Savannah Success

Success Express


Flying Spur


French Tide

Dauphin Fabuleux

U S NAVY FLAG (USA) (Bay or Brown 2015-Stud in Ire. 2019, NZ 2019). Leading 3YO Male on the 2018 WTR (Sprint). Champion 2YO in Europe in 2017. 5 wins-4 at 2-6f to 7f, Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1, Dewhurst S., Gr.1, July Cup, Gr.1, Curragh Round Tower S., Gr.3, 2d Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Brother to SW Roly Poly (Newmarket Falmouth S., Gr.1). Half-brother to SW Cover Song. His oldest SH-bred progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

IRISH DREAM, by Savabeel. 3 wins 1600m to 2100m, Manawatu RC GSA Design H., WRC Direct Fish & Oyster H. Sister to SHILLELAGH, TULLAMORE, GRAZIA, half-sister to Shenanigans. This is her sixth foal. Her fifth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race, inc:-

Irish Odds (f. by Per Incanto). Winner at 1200m in 2020-21.

Dublin Rose (f. by O'Reilly). Placed, 3d Waikato RC Wentwood Grange 2YO S.

2nd dam

TROCAIR, by Flying Spur. Winner at 1400m. Half-sister to (OUR) NAUTIQUE. Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, all winners-

SHILLELAGH (Savabeel). 8 wins-3 in succession-1200m to 1600m, NZ$53,180, A$1,822,725, VRC Cantala S., Gr.1, Empire Rose S., Gr.1, Hawkesbury RC Godolphin Crown, Gr.3, MRC Ladbrokes Up for the Challenge H., Manawatu RC NZ Travel Brokers H., Whangarei RC Ford Kuga H., Wanganui JC Loaders Landscape Supplies H., 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersalls Tiara, Gr.1, VRC Hong Kong Jockey Club S., Gr.3, ARC Otakiri Reserve H., 3d MRC Tristarc S., Gr.2, 4th ATC Epsom H., Gr.1, MRC Toorak H., Gr.1, ATC Guy Walter S., Gr.2, Theo Marks S., Gr.2, BRC Glenlogan Park S., Gr.3, MRC Summoned S., Gr.3.

TULLAMORE (Savabeel). 5 wins 1600m to 2400m, NZ$7,500, A$626,900, BRC Brisbane Cup, Gr.2, ATC Jirsch Sutherland H., Scone RC Patinack Farm H., 2d MVRC Drake International Cup, Gr.2, ATC Winter Cup, L, 3d MRC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, ATC Hill S., Gr.2, 4th ATC WJ McKell Cup, L.

GRAZIA (Savabeel). 4 wins 1600m to 2100m, CJC Spring Classic, L, Waikato RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H., 3d CJC Metropolitan Trophy H., L.

Shenanigans (Ocean Park). Winner at 1400m, 2d Levin RC Wellington S., Gr.3.

Galway. 2 wins at 1600m, Manawatu RC Mills Reef Winery H. Dam of-

Kirwan's Lane. 6 wins 1500m to 1900m, A$275,375, to 2020-21, ATC TAB Long May We Play H., Drinkwise H., XXXX H., TAB H.-twice.

Emerald Isle. Unraced. Dam of-

Emerald Spur. 2 wins at 1400m, HKJC H Moser & CIE Excellent H.

3rd dam

FRENCH TIDE, by Dauphin Fabuleux. 2 wins at 6½f in Canada. Half-sister to PLAY THE HORNPIPE, SEA REGENT (dam of DESERT WAVES, DUCKPOWER, SEARCH THE SEA, SPINNAKERS FLYING, WAVE WISE), Tsunami Spirit (dam of IMSORTASPECIAL). Dam of 11 named foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

(OUR) NAUTIQUE (Pins). 10 wins 1400m to 1800m, US$291,940, NZ$26,650, A$7,600, Golden Gate San Francisco Mile S., Gr.3, All American S., Gr.3, Santa Rosa Joseph T Grace H., L, 2d Santa Anita March Madness Starter S., 3d Golden Gate All American S., Gr.3.