Northern Night

Account of WHAKANUI STUD LTD., Cambridge.



Foaled 21st October 2002

Bay Filly


  G 232

Branded: nr sh; 18 over 2 off sh

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
Montjeu* (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1996FloripedesTop VilleHigh Top
  Toute CyTennyson
DamMi Preferido*Island WhirlPago Pago
On Air Exacting LadyDisciplinarian
1994Kaoru FlightKaoru StarStar Kingdom*
  Moth*Midsummer Night


MONTJEU (IRE) (Bay 1996-Stud in Ire. 2001, NZ 2001). Head of The 1999 International 3YO Classification & Champion European 3YO Colt. 11 wins-2 at 2-from 1600m to 2400m, £1,026,555, 9,220,000fr., 20,000,000Â¥, French Derby, Gr.1, Irish Derby, Gr.1, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Le Paillard*. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are now yearlings. 


1st dam

ON AIR, by Mi Preferido*. Joint second top filly on The 1997-98 Australasian 3YO Classfication. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, A$652,048, Australian Oaks, Gr.1, STC Peter Pan S., Gr.2, Hunter 2YO H., AJC Commissionaire H., 2d AJC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, STC Ansett Australia S., Gr.1, AJC St Leger, Gr.2, VRC Chester Manifold S., L, 3d AJC Flight S., Gr.1, STC Thredbo H., 4th AJC Silver Shadow S., Gr.2. Half-sister to SANDWICH - ZAMLIGHT (Aust.). This is her third foal. Her second foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race-

Miss Debonair (f. by Danehill*). Placed at 1400m in 2003-04 in Aust.


2nd dam

KAORU FLIGHT, by Kaoru Star. Winner at 1300m. Dam of 4 named foals, all raced, 3 winners-

SANDWICH - ZAMLIGHT (Aust.) (Zamazaan*). 6 wins from 1600m to 3200m, NZ$9,335, A$286,770, WATC Perth Cup, Gr.1, Resolution H., Kirks H., Captains Club H., 2d WATC Windows Restaurant H.

ON AIR (Mi Preferido*). 4 wins. See above.

Starchris. 3 wins from 1400m to 1750m in Aust.

Kaoru Dancer. Placed at 1400m. Dam of-

Marebravo. Winner at 1600m, 2d ARC Dunstan Stayers Championship Qualifier, 3d ARC Mercedes Great Northern Ball H.


3rd dam

MOTH*, by Midsummer Night. Placed up to 2m in GB. Half-sister to Jollity (dam of Fuji Bizen). Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Thauling. Winner at 2 in GB.


4th dam

MISTAFA, by Migoli. Winner at 2000m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Caligula. Half-sister to TEHRAN, IRAN*, NOROOZ, Anwar, L'Horizon (dam of TORO). Dam of 9 foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Marmanet. 7 wins from 1800m to 3200m, Saint-Cloud Prix Tornado.

Strelka. Winner at 2, Saint-Cloud Prix Bagheera. Producer.

Jollity. Unraced. Dam of-

Fuji Bizen (Partholon). 4 wins at 2, Chukyo Sansai Hinba S., 2d Nakayama Keisei Hai Juvenile S., Jpn-2.


5th dam

STAFARALLA, by Solario. 2 wins at 2, Newmarket Cheveley Park S., Gr.1. Sister to Seed (dam of HOLMBUSH, El Adalon), half-sister to Bibijan (dam of MAIL ORDER). Dam of 14 foals, 12 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

TEHRAN (Bois Roussel). 6 wins from 1m to 2m, The New St Leger, Gr.1. Sire.