Valiant Soldier




Foaled 19th October 2011

Bay Colt


E 54

Branded: hfonbarnr sh; 4 over 1 off sh


Keeper (AUS)




Northern Dancer


His Majesty


Pleasant Colony

His Majesty

Secretarial Queen



Bye Bye Affair (USA)


Black Tie Affair


Mr. Prospector

Hat Tab Girl

Al Hattab

Bye Bye Mercedes

Roman Line




1st dam

BYE BYE AFFAIR, by Black Tie Affair. Unplaced. Half-sister to MERCEDES WON, Brocco's Delight (dam of KERT), Cross Country (dam of SHE'S COUNTRY, COUNTRY LANE). This is her tenth foal. Her ninth foal is a 2YO. Dam of five foals to race, all winners-

Fire Angel (f. by Stravinsky). 5 wins from 1200m to 2000m in Korea. Class 1 winner.

Don Sebastian (g. by High Chaparral). 2 wins at 1300m, 2000m, 2d WATC Perth Racing on Facebook H., 3d MRC Ricoh H.

Level Up (f. by Stravinsky). 3 wins from 1000m to 2000m in Korea.

Clancy Strand (g. by Montjeu). 2 wins at 2m, 17½f to 2012 in Ireland.

Classy Affair (f. by Octagonal). Winner at 2200m. Dam of-

Sun Viking. 2 wins at 1000m, 1700m in Korea.

2nd dam

BYE BYE MERCEDES, by Roman Line. Unraced. Dam of 13 named foals, 10 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

MERCEDES WON(Air Forbes Won). 12 wins-5 at 2-from 6f to 9f, US$1,087,435, Florida Derby, Gr.1, Saratoga Hopeful S., Gr.1, Sanford S., Gr.2, Woodbine Grey S., Gr.3, Swynford S., L, Finger Lakes Crittenden S., L, Rochester Cup S., L, 2d Gulfstream Fountain of Youth S., Gr.2, Woodbine Durham Cup, Can-2, 3d Arlington Park Washington Park H., Gr.2, Turfway Jim Beam S., Gr.2, Tampa Bay Derby, Gr.3. Sire.

Cross Country. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

SHE'S COUNTRY(Kenfair). 3 wins from 1400m to 2400m, NZ$186,050, New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, 3d ARC Royal S., Gr.2. Dam of-

SHE RULES(Commands). 7 wins from 1200m to 1800m, NZ$109,675, A$2,500, WRC Cuddle S., Gr.3, 3d Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, 4th BOP RC Tauranga S., Gr.3.

COUNTRY LANE(Success Express). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$211,400, VATC Victoria H., Gr.3, 2d VATC Tristarc S., Gr.3. Producer.

Country Road. Winner at 1200m, 2d MVRC Oceana H. Grandam of-

TAAMEER(General Nediym). 5 wins-3 at 2-to 1450m, A$176,482, MVRC William Crockett S., L, SAJC Walter Brown S., L. Dam of-

BULBULA(Shamardal). Winner at 2, A$102,000, in 2012-13, MRC Merson Cooper S., L, 2d VRC Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.3.

Cryptianna. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Grandam of-

AUGUSTA PROUD(More Than Ready). 9 wins-6 at 2-to 1200m, A$1,739,028, SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3, Breeders' S., Gr.3, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic S. (R), L, 2d SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3.

Brocco's Delight. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

KERT(General Nediym). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1700m, A$158,212, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, 3d SAJC Birthday Cup, L.

Broken In