Shortaz


Sire: Verrazano

Dam: Let's Get Famous

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Oct 20th, 2016

Country: Australia


Pedigree

 

 SHORTAZ (AUS)

 

Chestnut coltFoaled in 2016

SireMore Than ReadySouthern HaloHalo
VERRAZANO (USA) Woodman's GirlWoodman
2010Enchanted RockGiant's CausewayStorm Cat
  Chic ShirineMr. Prospector
DamDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
LET'S GET FAMOUS (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
2001Let's ElopeNassipourBlushing Groom
  Sharon JaneBattle-Waggon

VERRAZANO (USA) (Bay 2010-Stud U.S.A. 2015, Aust. 2015). Champion Older Male Miler in Ireland in 2014. 6 wins from 6½f to 9f, US$1,691,300, £110,169, Aqueduct Wood Memorial S., Gr.1, Monmouth Haskell Invitational S., Gr.1, Tampa Bay Derby, Gr.2, 2d Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1, Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW El Padrino (Fair Grounds Risen Star S., Gr.2). Sire of SP Stirling Drive, King Dilly, Myhotrodlincoln and of Copia Ciega, Fort Wadsworth, Marrazano and of the placegetters Albireo, Arak El Raki, Archidust, Concrete Finisher, Dance Till Dawn, Encanta, Enchanted Sunrise, Freedom Passage, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 2YOs.

 

1st dam

LET'S GET FAMOUS, by Danehill. Unraced. Sister to Caught Courting, three-quarter-sister to OUTBACK JOE, Yes I Will, half-sister to USTINOV. Dam of eleven named foals, seven to race, five winners, inc:-

LET'S MAKE ADEAL (f. by Red Ransom). 4 wins from 1600m to 2500m, A$563,595, VRC Bart Cummings H., Gr.3, SAJC Centaurea S., L, MRC Guinot International H., 2d SAJC Queen of the South S., Gr.2, VRC Lexus S., Gr.3, South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3, SAJC Penang Trophy, L, 3d MRC Herbert Power H., Gr.2, VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.1, BRC Brisbane Cup, Gr.2, MRC Herbert Power S., Gr.2, ATC Sky High S., Gr.3.

Raindrops on Roses (f. by High Chaparral). 4 wins from 2000m to 2500m, A$151,010, to 2017-18, MVRC EJ Whitten Foundation H., MRC (Mornington) Highview Accounting H., 2d MRC Ladbrokes Odds Boost H., MVRC Nixon Finance Group H., 3d MRC Chandler Macleod H.

Heez Notorious (g. by Quest for Fame). 4 wins from 1450m to 2000m, A$94,565, MRC Master Yearlings Heat 5 H., 2d MRC Frank O'Brien H., SAJC Toll Express H., 3d Horsham Cup.

Destination Tucson (f. by High Chaparral). 2 wins at 1600m, 2300m to 2016-17, 3d ATC Schweppes H.

Runaway Princess (f. by Royal Academy). 3 wins from 1900m to 2200m in Aust.

Reality Show (f. by High Chaparral). Placed at 2 in 2016-17 in Aust.

Let's Set Sail (f. by Henrythenavigator). Unraced. Dam of-

Let's Rebelle. Winner at 1200m in 2017-18 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

LET'S ELOPE, by Nassipour. Aust. Horse of the Year in 1991-92. 11 wins from 1400m to 3200m, US$169,000, NZ$42,925, A$2,940,250, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.2, VATC CF Orr S., Gr.2, St George S., Gr.2, Manawatu RC Centaine S., Gr.3, VATC TAB Super Challenge H., 3d ARC Championship S., Gr.1, Del Mar Ramona H., Gr.1, Santa Anita Oak Tree Invitational H., Gr.1, Arlington Park Beverly D S., Gr.1, VRC Milady S., L, 4th Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, L. Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

OUTBACK JOE (Elvstroem). 5 wins from 2000m to 3200m, A$435,186, SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.2, VRC Bagot H., L, 2d VRC Banjo Paterson Series Final H., 3d VRC Roy Higgins H., L, Banjo Paterson Series Heat H.

USTINOV (Seeking the Gold). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2050m, A$654,935, MVRC AAMI Vase, Gr.2, 2d AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, Poseidon S., L, Racing Rewards H., 3d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, MRC Yalumba S., Gr.1, MVRC Norman Carlyon S., Gr.2, 4th Victoria Derby, Gr.1. Sire.

Caught Courting (Danehill). 4 wins from 1900m to 2400m, A$131,140, AJC Chris Lean H., STC Jeff Pendlebury Bookmaker H., 2d WATC GA Towton Cup, L, SAJC Walker Corporation & Daycorp Cup H., Carlton Draught H., AJC Honda Accord P., Smith & Nephew Dyonics H., CVD 79th Birthday H., Castanea H., 3d AJC Northern Light H., Gordons Bay H., STC Centenary Insitute H., 4th AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3, Werribee Cup, L. Sire.

Yes I Will (Danzig). Winner at 1300m in Aust, 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Herod, L. Producer.

Over the Moon. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m in France and Aust, Longchamp Prix du Pont aux Choux.

Paris Tryst. Unraced. Dam of-

Yulong Baby (Commands). 5 wins from 1600m to 2100m, A$225,745, to 2016-17, VRC Paul Tamburro H., MRC Helen Cox H., Allan Wicks H., 2d MRC Crown Golden Ale H., Home of In-Play Betting H., Sportingbet William Hill H., 3d SAJC Penang Trophy, L, MVRC Mayoral Charity Community H., 4th BRC The Roses S., Gr.2.

 

3rd dam

SHARON JANE, by Battle-Waggon. 3 wins at 2, CJC Champagne S., L, Otago RC Dominion H., 2d Gore Guineas Trial, L. Half-sister to Haymaker. Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

LET'S ELOPE (Nassipour). 11 wins. See above.

Double-Zan. 6 wins from 1200m to 1900m in Aust. Dam of-

Kinzan. 2 wins at 1400m, 2000m, Manawatu RC TV & Sound H. Dam of-

HIGH KIN (High Chaparral). 4 wins at 1600m, 2100m, NZ$94,535, A$49,000, Taumarunui Gold Cup, L, Waikato RC The Butcher's Birthday H., BOP RC PGG Wrightson H., 2d Ipswich Cup, L.

 

Race Record:

Unraced.