Night Captain

Night Captain

Sire: Shocking

Dam: French Lion

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 25th, 2013

Country: New Zealand


Vermair Racing Ltd & Vermair Racing Night Captain Syndicate (Brendon McCullum)





Foaled 25th October 2013

SireStreet CryMachiavellianMr. Prospector
SHOCKING (AUS) Helen StreetTroy
2005Maria di CastigliaDanehillDanzig
  Macrina PompeaDon Roberto
DamLion HeartTale of the CatStorm Cat
FRENCH LION (AUS) Satin SunriseMr Leader
2006Figure of EightOctagonalZabeel
  PapagoSadler's Wells

SHOCKING (AUS) (Bay 2005-Stud 2011). 7 wins from 1300m to 3200m, A$4,981,275, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Melbourne Cup, Gr.1. Sire of SP Megawatt, High Class, Electric Aura and of The Hassler, Shockaholic, Alarmist, Antonio Giuseppe, Battlecamp, En Suite, Fanatic, Maxi Handsome, Mortified, Pasabahce, Queensland, Street Smart and of the placegetters Acute Shock, Black Pompeii, Caribbean Queen, Chocante, Dreaded, Electric, Four Degrees, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

FRENCH LION, by Lion Heart. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Half-sister to EIGHT STREET, OTTIMO. This is her third foal. Dam of one foal to race-

CADUCEUS (g. by Lucky Unicorn). 2 wins at 2, ARC Champagne S., L, 3d WRC Gazley Cup.


2nd dam

FIGURE OF EIGHT, by Octagonal. Raced twice. Half-sister to MEISHO BELUGA. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

EIGHT STREET (Street Cry). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 1900m, R588,685 in South Africa and Zimbabwe, Turffontein Victory Moon S., Gr.2, Clairwood Cup Trial, Gr.3, Turffontein Computaform Fact File H., 2d Borrowdale Castle Tankard, L, OK Grand Challenge, L, Vaal Uk Soccer 6 Progress P., 3d Borrowdale Republic Cup, L.

OTTIMO (Oratorio). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, R575,810, Scottsville Umkhomazi S., Gr.2, Fairview East Cape Guineas, L, Klawervlei Stud S., Kenilworth Join Us in the Style Lounge H., Arlington All To Come P., 2d Arlington Ibhayi S., L, Fairview Mile, Fairview Pinnacle S., November S.-twice, Racing. It's a Rush H., 3d Greyville Thukela H., L, Fairview 1400 H.

Jimmy Twists. Winner at 1000m in 2014-15 in Aust.

French Lion. Winner. See above.

Bravoure. Winner at 1700m in Aust.


3rd dam

Papago, by Sadler's Wells. Winner at 2, 2d Longchamp Prix des Reservoirs, Gr.3. Blood-sister to Anasazi (dam of KILO ALPHA, RUNAWAY), half-sister to HUMAM, TAMIM, Tammany, Mystery Dream (dam of IBIZA). Dam of 12 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

MEISHO BELUGA (French Deputy). 7 wins from 1200m to 2400m, 330,846,000¥, Kyoto Daishoten, Gr.2, Kyoto Nikkei Shinshun Hai, Gr.2, Koto S., Hakodate Kamomejima Tokubetsu, Niigata Yahiko Tokubetsu, 2d Kyoto Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Cup, Gr.1, Kyoto Kinen, Gr.2, 3d Hanshin Daishoten, Gr.2, Chukyo Aichi Hai, Gr.3, Hanshin Nishinomiya S., Tokyo Hatsune S., Fuchu S., Sapporo Okurayama Tokubetsu, 4th Niigata Kinen, Gr.3, Tokyo Sankei Sports Sho Flora S., L.

Meisho Evermore. 5 wins at 1700m, 1800m, 77,734,000¥, Hanshin Auckland Racing Club Trophy, 3d Kokura KBC Hai.

Paiute Princess. Raced twice. Dam of-

Prince of Johanne (Johannesburg). 9 wins from 7f to 10½f, £293,995, Haydock Tom Jones Live on 18th June H., Newmarket Cambridgeshire H., Royal Ascot Royal Hunt Cup, Sandown Coral Challenge S., Variety Club Diamond Anniversary H., Newbury Olympic Coach Builders S., 2d York Hambleton S., L-twice, Haydock Totetrifecta H., Redcar Zetland Gold Cup, Haydock Betdaq £50 Free Bet H., 3d York Hambleton S., L.


4th dam

PASSAMAQUODDY, by Drone. 7 wins, Keystone Mill Race H., L, Susan's Girl S., L, 2d Delaware Rosenna S., L, 3d Garden State Rancocas S., L. Sister to NAVAJO PRINCESS (dam of DANCING BRAVE, JOLYPHA), La Venta (dam of LA PASCUA), half-sister to SOLDIER BOY, Speed Broker, Darling Lady (dam of DARLING DAME), Al's Darlin (dam of GREEN DARLIN). Dam of 11 foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

TAMIM (Topsider). 10 wins-4 at 2-to 1200m in GB and U.A.E, Doncaster S., L, Jebel Ali National Bank of Dubai S., Third National Bank of Dubai S., Al Nakhalee S., 3d Jebal Ali Sprint S., L.

HUMAM (Nijinsky). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, Royal Ascot Chesham S., L, Haydock Lancashire Life 2YO S., SAJC Bonnetts Saddlery P., 2d Goodwood Vintage S., Gr.3, SAJC Lady Daly Hotel P., 3d Newmarket Superlative S., L, King Charles II S., L. Sire.

Papago (Sadler's Wells). Winner. See above.

Tammany (Mr. Prospector). 3 wins-2 at 2, 2d Laurel Primer S., 3d Philadelphia Heritage S., L. Sire.

Mystery Dream. Winner at 6f in Ireland. Dam of-

IBIZA (Anees). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1900m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico Fuerza Aerea Bolivariana, L, Clasico Eduardo Larrazabal Eduardo, L, 2d La Rinconada Copa Miss Marena, L, 3d La Rinconada Copa Rafael Rodriguez Navarro, L, Copa Starship Miss, L, Trofeo Homenaje a Herman Chiquitin Ettedgui, 4th La Rinconada Copa Alighieri, L, Clasico Prensa Hipica Nacional, L, Clasico General Joaquin Crespo, L.