Account of Kilgravin Lodge, Matamata (as agent)



Foaled 11th October 2022

Bay Filly


C 64

Branded: : nr sh; 77 over 2 off sh


Circus Maximus (IRE)



Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer

Urban Sea



Danehill Dancer


Lady Angola

Lord at War


Midnite Rendezvous



Encosta de Lago

Fairy King


Blazing Sword

Midnight Dip


Last Tycoon

Midnight Assembly

Night Shift

CIRCUS MAXIMUS (IRE) (Bay 2016-Stud Ire. 2021, NZ 2021). Champion 3YO Miler in France in 2019. Champion Older Male Miler in Ireland in 2020. 5 wins-1 at 2-1m to 1¼m, Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1, Queen Anne S., Gr.1, ParisLongchamp Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1, Chester Dee S., L, 2d Breeders' Cup Mile, Gr.1. Out of SW Duntle. Related to SW Artorius, etc. His oldest SH-bred progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

MIDNITE RENDEZVOUS, by Cecconi. Placed at 3. Half-sister to UNDERTHEMOONLIGHT (dam of ROMANCING THE MOON), STORMING THE TOWER. This is her fifth foal. Her fourth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race, inc:-

Midnite Invasion (f. by Battle Paint). 2 wins at 1400m, 2d Rotorua RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H.

2nd dam

MIDNIGHT DIP, by O'Reilly. Placed at 2, 3d ARC Mercedes Super Bonus Juvenile S. Half-sister to Midnight Kiss (dam of MIDNIGHT INTERLUDE, MIDNIGHT CROONER). Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

UNDERTHEMOONLIGHT (El Hermano). 6 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$318,175, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., Gr.2, Egmont RC Taranaki Breeders S., Gr.3, BOP RC Tauranga Classic, L, Waikato RC Foster Maintain H., Skycity Hamilton H., Taranaki RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H., 2d Rotorua RC Arawa S., Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Finance Sprint H., L, 3d Hawkes Bay Tarzino Trophy, Gr.1, Rotorua S., Gr.3, Egmont RC Taranaki Breeders S., Gr.3, 4th Hawkes Bay Windsor Park P., Gr.1, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., Gr.2, Rotorua S., Gr.3, BOP RC Tauranga Classic, L. Dam of-

ROMANCING THE MOON (El Roca). 5 wins-3 in succession-1100m to 1600m, NZ$338,055, to 2023-24, WRC Levin Classic, Gr.1, Otago Breeders' S., L, Matamata RC Flair H., 2d Waikato RC Soliloquy S., Gr.3, Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L, Wanganui JC O'Learys Fillies S., L, 4th New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1.

STORMING THE TOWER (Storm Creek). 9 wins 1600m to 2200m, NZ$282,550, Rotorua Cup, Gr.3, ARC Ellerslie Jewellers Cornwall H., BOP RC Bay of Plenty Cup, ARC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier, Waikato RC United Cleaning Services H., 2d Rotorua Cup, Gr.3, 3d ARC City of Auckland Cup, Gr.2, Taranaki Cup, Gr.3, Taumarunui Gold Cup, L, 4th ARC City of Auckland Cup, Gr.3, Waikato Cup, Gr.3.

3rd dam

MIDNIGHT ASSEMBLY, by Night Shift. Unraced. Half-sister to OR ACIER, Shooting Script (dam of FIT THE SCRIPT), Bungalow Eight (dam of STONEYER). Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Midnight Kiss (Groom Dancer). 2 wins at 1900m, 2170m, 3d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of 6 winners-

MIDNIGHT INTERLUDE (War Chant). 3 wins at 1m, 9f, US$769,232, Santa Anita Derby, Gr.1, Hollywood Park Tsunami Slew S., L, 2d Del Mar Derby, Gr.2, 4th Del Mar La Jolla H., Gr.2, Santa Anita Oak Tree Derby, Gr.2, Del Mar Wickerr S., L. Sire.

MIDNIGHT CROONER (War Chant). 5 wins at 1m, 8½f, Del Mar Oceanside S., L, 3d Santa Anita Pasadena S., L. Sire.