Blue Point

$44,000 B 2014 16.1HH (1.65M)
Shamardal – Scarlett Rose (Royal Applause)
Inc GST Payment on Live Foal (conditions apply). Standing at Northwood Park, VIC

The only horse ever to win three G1 sprints at Royal Ascot. He raced from two to five in the highest company and improved every year. Won 11 times, including nine at Group level and four at G1 level. Fully booked in his first two seasons and covering 58 Stakes-winning and 38 Stakes-producing mares, including the G1 winners Kenedna, Sheidel, Anamato (dam of Anamoe), Forensics, Gold Edition and Russeting.

Pedigree

BLUE POINT

SHAMARDAL

GIANT'S CAUSEWAY

STORM CAT

STORM BIRD

TERLINGUA

MARIAH'S STORM

RAHY

IMMENSE

HELSINKI

MACHIAVELLIAN

MR PROSPECTOR

COUP DE FOLIE

HELEN STREET

TROY

WATERWAY

SCARLETT ROSE

ROYAL APPLAUSE

WAAJIB

TRY MY BEST

CORYANA

FLYING MELODY

AUCTION RING

WHISPERING STAR

BILLIE BLUE

BALLAD ROCK

BOLD LAD

TRUE ROCKET

BLUE NOSE

WINDJAMMER

HILL SLIPPER

By SHAMARDAL (2002) Prix du Jockey Club (G1), Poule d’Essai des Poulains (G1), Dewhurst S (G1), St James’s Palace S (G1), Vintage S (G2), etc. Sire of 1,648 foals aged three and up, including BLUE POINT, EARTHLIGHT, PINATUBO, VICTOR LUDORUM, ABLE FRIEND, AMARON, BALTIC BARONESS, CASAMENTO, CASTLE LADY, CRACKERJACK KING, DAN EXCEL, DARIYAN, EMARAATY ANA, LOPE DE VEGA, LUMIERE, MUKHADRAM, PAKISTAN STAR, SAGAWARA, SHEIKHA REIKA, SPEEDY BOARDING, TARNAWA, TRYSTER, ZAZOU, etc.

1st dam: Scarlett Rose by Royal Applause. Placed at 2 to 4. Dam of 10 foals, 6 to race, 3 winners:

BLUE POINT (c Shamardal) Champion, see Race record.

FORMOSINA (c Footstepsinthesand) 2 wins (6f) at 2, Railway S (G2), 2nd Mill Reef S (G2).

ESYTOPOLISHADIMOND (g Starcraft) 3 wins (8f) at 5 and 6.

2nd dam: Billie Blue by Ballad Rock. Placed at 3. Dam of 7 winners:

TUMBLEWEED RIDGE (c Indian Ridge) 10 wins at 2 to 8, Ballycorus S (G3), three times, Horris Hill S (G3), Prix de la Porte Maillot (G3), Fortune S, 2nd Gimcrack S (G2), Leicestershire S (G3), Somerville Tattersall S, John Of Gaunt S, City Of York S, 3rd Leicestershire S (G3), Prix du Palais Royal (G3), Prix de la Porte Maillot (G3), Fortune S. Sire.

GENERATOR (g Cadeaux Genereux) 3 wins at 4 and 5.

TUMBLEWEED PEARL (f Aragon) 3 wins at 2 and 3. Dam of:

GILDED (f Redback) Queen Mary S (G2), Marygate S, 3rd Cherry Hinton S (G2). Dam of: FORT DEL ORO (f Lope de Vega) Woodlands S, Waterford Testimonial S, Sweet Mimosa S, 2nd Ballyogan S (G3), Garrowby S, 3rd Phoenix Sprint S (G3). Grandam of: FAST ATTACK (f Kodiac) Oh So Sharp S (G3).

SILENT APPLAUSE (g Royal Applause) 2 wins at 6 and 7.

DEEP BLUE (g Lake Coniston) 2 wins at 3 and 4.

BOBBYDAZZLE (f Rock Hopper) 2 wins at 2 and 3.

BILLIE GREY (f Chilibang) Winner at 2.

3rd dam: BLUE NOSE by Windjammer. 2 wins at 2, Probationers’ S, 2nd Irish Chorus S, Mullion S. Dam of 4 winners:

BLUE CERT (f Concertino) 5 wins at 3 to 5.

BLUE HORIZON (g African Sky) 3 wins at 2 to 5.

CHEMORRO (c Junius) 3 wins at 3 to 5.

SCENTED LADY (f French Stress) Winner at 4.

4th dam: Hill Slipper by Hill Gail. Winner at 3, 3rd Park S (G3). Dam of 4 winners:

BLUE NOSE (f Windjammer) Black Type winner, see above.

Hippie Blues (g Bluerullah) 3rd Tyros S.

Stud record
Blue Point's first northern hemisphere crop are yearlings of 2022.
Blue Point's first southern hemisphere crop are foals of 2021.

Conformation

Race record

His successful career

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 6 3 2 1 -
Three 4 2 - 1 1
Four 5 1 1 1 -
Five 5 5 - - -
Total 20 11 3 3 1

At 2

1st
Gimcrack S (G2), 1,200m at York, by 3l, beating Mokarris, The Last Lion, Ardad, Dream Of Dreams.
1st
Novice S, 1,200m at Doncaster, by 11l.
1st
Novice S, 1,200m at Nottingham.
2nd
Middle Park S (G1), 1,200m at Newmarket, by a neck, to The Last Lion, beating Mehmas, Intelligence Cross.
2nd
Richmond S (G2), 1,200m at Goodwood, to Mehmas.
3rd
Dewhurst S (G1), 1,400m at Newmarket, to Churchill, Lancaster Bomber, beating Thunder Snow, Rivet.

At 3

1st
Pavilion S (G3), 1,200m at Ascot, by 1½l, beating Harry Angel, Mubtasim, Tis Marvellous, Sir Dancealot.
1st
Bengough S (G3), 1,200m at Ascot, beating Projection, Magical Memory, Danzeno, Second Thought.
3rd
Commonwealth Cup (G1), 1,200m at Royal Ascot, to Caravaggio, Harry Angel, beating Bound For Nowhere, Tis Marvellous, Visionary, Intelligence Cross.
4th
Sprint Cup (G1), 1,200m at Haydock Park, to Harry Angel.

At 4

1st
King’s Stand S (G1), 1,000m at Royal Ascot, by 1¾l, beating Battaash, Mabs Cross, Finsbury Square, Different League, Lady Aurelia, Washington DC, Kachy.
2nd
Meydan Sprint (G2), 1,000m at Meydan, by a head, to Ertijaal, beating Hit The Bid.
3rd
Nunthorpe S (G1), 1,000m at York, to Alpha Delphini, Mabs Cross, beating Battaash, Havana Grey, Take Cover, Sioux Nation, Mr Lupton, Judicial.

At 5

1st
Diamond Jubilee S (G1), 1,200m at Royal Ascot, beating Dream Of Dreams, Kachy, Le Brivido, The Tin Man, Invincible Army, City Light, Bound For Nowhere.
1st
King’s Stand S (G1), 1,000m at Royal Ascot, by 1¼l, beating Battaash, Soldier’s Call, Mabs Cross, Fairyland, Equilateral, Houtzen, Sergei Prokofiev.
1st
Al Quoz Sprint (G1), 1,200m at Meydan, by 1¾l, beating Belvoir Bay, Stormy Liberal, Viddora, The Right Man, Sands Of Mali, Brave Smash, Mazzini, Illustrious Lad.
1st
Meydan Sprint (G2), 1,000m at Meydan, by 5l.
1st
Nad Al Sheba Turf Sprint (G3), 1,200m at Meydan, by 3l, beating Ekhtiyaar, Mazzini, Gifted Master, Hit The Bid.

Timeform 131

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Blue Point's first southern hemisphere book
King’s Stand S (G1), 5f, Royal Ascot, 18 Jun 2019
King’s Stand S (G1), 5f, Royal Ascot, 19 Jun 2018
Diamond Jubilee S (G1), 6f, Royal Ascot, 22 Jun 2019
Al Quoz Sprint (G1), 6f, Meydan, 30 Mar 2019
Gimcrack S (G2), 6f, York, 20 Aug 2016
Meydan Sprint (G2), 5f, Meydan, 14 Feb 2019
Pavilion S (G3), 6f, Ascot, 03 May 2017
Bengough S (G3), 6f, Ascot, 07 Oct 2017
Nad Al Sheba Turf Sprint (G3), 6f, Meydan, 09 Mar 2019
Novice S, 6f, Doncaster, 14 Jul 2016

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