Account of Platinum Bloodstock, Ngaruawahia (as agent)



Foaled 23rd September 2021

Bay Colt


B 63

Branded: : off sh; 8 over 1


War Decree (USA)


War Front


Northern Dancer

Starry Dreamer


Royal Decree

Street Cry


Ticker Tape

Royal Applause


Merci Cherie


Sir Percy

Mark of Esteem


Percy's Lass




Sadler's Wells



WAR DECREE (USA) (Bay 2014-Stud 2018). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 7f, 10¾f, Goodwood Vintage S., Gr.2, Dundalk Diamond S., Gr.3, 2d Newmarket Superlative S., Gr.2. Half-brother to SP Noble Quality. Sire of SP Val di Zoldo and of Turf War, Collateral Damage, Miss Take and of the placegetters Correction, Fortunate War, My Degree, Opawa Jack, Order to Charge, Stolen Decree, Vent Vert, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.

1st dam

MERCI CHERIE, by Sir Percy. 7 wins 1400m to 2500m, NZ$99,270, CJC Westbury Stud Great Autumn H., Halls Refrigerated Transport H., Lindauer H., Otago RC The Hits 89.4FM Dunedin H. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of one foal to race-

Ms Rose (f. by Tarzino). Winner at 2100m in 2022-23.

2nd dam

MENAKA, by Montjeu. Unraced. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

Baby Menaka. 3 wins at 2000m, 2100m, CJC In Memory of Tony Prendergast H., 2d CJC Road to the Jericho H., 3d CJC NZB RTR Sale 18-19 Nov H.

The Actress. 2 wins at 2000m in 2021-22, Matamata RC Ancroft Developments H.

3rd dam

DARALIMARA, by Valanour. 5 wins-3 in succession-1400m to 2400m, €4,350, A$135,150, STC WJ McKell Cup, L, 3d STC Lord Mayor's Cup, L, Stayers' Cup, L. Half-sister to DARAYDALA, Darakiyla, Daralbayda (dam of DARKARA), Darashandeh (dam of DARSI), Daraliya (dam of CIRCASSIAN), Darandala - Mita Aewidah (Sau.), Daralaka (dam of DARGHAR - BEYOND EXPECTATION (Sing.)). Dam of 1 foal.

4th dam

DARALINSHA, by Empery. 5 wins-2 at 2, Evry Prix Minerve, Gr.3. Half-sister to GENTLE GENIUS, DARATA, DARBAWAN, DEREBEY - STARLIGHT (H.K.). Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

DARALIMARA (Valanour). 5 wins. See above.

DARAYDALA (Royal Academy). 2 wins at 2000m, 2400m, Chantilly Prix des Tourelles, L, 2d Longchamp Prix de Royallieu, Gr.2.

Darashandeh (Darshaan). Winner at 2 at 2000m, Evry Prix de la Haie Fleurie, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Penelope, Gr.3. Dam of 6 winners-

DARSI (Polish Precedent). 3 wins-1 at 2-1600m to 2500m, €923,101, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1. Sire.

Daralbayda (Doyoun). Winner at 2400m, Saint-Cloud Prix Flossie, 3d Evry Prix Minerve, Gr.3. Dam of 5 winners-

DARKARA (Halling). 4 wins-3 in succession-2000m to 3000m, Chantilly Prix des Tourelles, L, Prix la Mirambule. Grandam of-

ALMANZOR (Wootton Bassett). 8 wins-3 at 2 and 5 in succession-1400m to 2100m, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1, Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Ascot Champion S., Gr.1. Sire.

Darinska (Zilzal). Winner at 2414m, Saint-Cloud Prix Flossie, 3d Chantilly Prix de Royaumont, Gr.3. Dam of 3 winners-

DARJINA (Zamindar). 5 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-at 1600m, Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1, Deauville Prix d'Astarte, Gr.1, Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1.