Neptune Star

Neptune Star

Sire: Born To Sea

Dam: Nimbus Star

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Jan 27th, 2014





Foaled 27th January 2014

SireInvincible SpiritGreen DesertDanzig
2009Urban SeaMiswakiMr. Prospector
DamNayefGulchMr. Prospector
NIMBUS STAR (GB) Height of FashionBustino
2009StarfanLear FanRoberto

BORN TO SEA (IRE) (Bay 2009-Stud 2013). Winner at 2, £15,812, €311,075, Curragh Blenheim S., L, 2d Irish Derby, Gr.1, Curragh Royal Whip S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Killavullan S., Gr.3, 4th Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1. Half-brother to GALILEO (The Derby, Gr.1, Irish Derby, Gr.1), SEA THE STARS (The Derby, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1), BLACK SAM BELLAMY (Curragh Tattersalls Gold Cup, Gr.1, Milan Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1), MY TYPHOON (Saratoga Diana S., Gr.1, 3d Belmont Garden City S., Gr.1), URBAN OCEAN (Curragh Gallinule S., Gr.3, Mooresbridge S., L), ALL TOO BEAUTIFUL (York Middleton S., Gr.3, 2d The Oaks, Gr.1), MELIKAH (Newmarket Pretty Polly S., L, 2d Irish Oaks, Gr.1) and Cherry Hinton (2d Naas Blue Wind S., Gr.3), dam of BRACELET, MASTERSTROKE, WADING, MOONLIGHT MAGIC, HIDDEN GOLD, WONDER OF WONDERS, VICTORY SONG, Sparrow, Simply a Star, Urban Dance and Burj Nahar. Sire of the placegetters Oceanus, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

NIMBUS STAR, by Nayef. Placed at 2, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Allee d'Amour. Half-sister to GLASWEGIAN - BEAUTY LEAD (H.K.). This is her first foal.


2nd dam

Starfan, by Lear Fan. Winner at 6f, 3d Doncaster Sceptre S., L, 4th Longchamp Prix Marcel Boussac, Gr.1. Half-sister to ETOILE MONTANTE (dam of STARFORMER), UNO DUO, Jolie Etoile (dam of PREFERENTIAL). Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

GLASWEGIAN - BEAUTY LEAD (H.K.) (Selkirk). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 1650m, €103,900, HK$3,832,175, Longchamp Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3, HKJC Venus H., Saint-Cloud Prix Kendor, HKJC Asian Racing Federation H., 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Eugene Adam, Gr.2, Longchamp Prix Machado, HKJC Southern Ocean H., Beijing H., 3d HKJC January Cup, HK-3, Centenary Vase, HK-3, London H., River Verdon H., Beijing H., Big Profit H., Challenge Cup.

Fan Club. Winner at 2, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Victrix, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Coaraze.

Phenetic. Winner at 1800m in France.


3rd dam

WILLSTAR, by Nureyev. Winner at 1600m in France. Sister to VIVIANA (dam of SIGHTSEEK, TATES CREEK), three-quarter-sister to DANCE DREAMER, half-sister to REVASSER, HOMETOWN QUEEN (dam of BOWMAN'S BAND). Dam of 13 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

ETOILE MONTANTE (Miswaki). Joint third top filly on The 2002 European 2YO Classification. 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1300m to 1700m, €287,755, US$340,149, Longchamp Prix de la Foret, Gr.1, Del Mar Palomar H., Gr.2, Santa Anita Las Cienegas H., Gr.3, Longchamp Prix du Pin, L, Compiegne Prix des Lilas, L, Longchamp Prix du Casino Barriere de Royan, Deauville Prix de Noiremare, 2d Hollywood Matriarch S., Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Marcel Boussac, Gr.1, Deauville Prix Maurice de Gheest, Gr.1, Churchill Downs Distaff Turf Mile S., Gr.3, 3d Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1, Belmont Just a Game H., Gr.2, 4th Longchamp Prix de la Grotte, Gr.3, Del Mar Osunitas H., L. Dam of-

STARFORMER (Dynaformer). 6 wins from 1600m to 2400m, €34,000, US$493,926, Belmont New York S., Gr.2, Aqueduct Long Island H., Gr.3, Gulfstream The Very One S., Gr.3, Delaware Robert G Dick Memorial S., Gr.3, Longchamp Prix de la Grange Aux Belles, 2d Saratoga Waya S., L, 3d Longchamp Prix Vanteaux, Gr.3, Saratoga Hattie Moseley S., L, Longchamp Prix de Cheffreville, 4th Keeneland Spinster S., Gr.1, Saratoga Riskaverse S., L.

UNO DUO (Macho Uno). 3 wins at 6f, 7f, Aqueduct Fickle Fanny S., L, Saratoga Allowance, 3d Aqueduct Pearl City S., L, 4th Aqueduct Correction S., L, Belmont Dream Rush S., L.

Starfan (Lear Fan). Winner. See above.

Spacecraft. Placed at 3, 2d Chantilly Prix de la Francilienne, Deauville Prix de Saint-Leonard des Parcs. Dam of-

Exodus (Montjeu). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 1850m in Ireland and Qatar, 2d Leopardstown Two Thousand Guineas Trial, Gr.3, 4th Criterium de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1.

Space Station. 4 wins at 7f, Epsom BGC H., Totepool a Better Way to Bet H., Goodwood Turftv for Betting Shops Bonus H., 3d Epsom H., Newbury CGA Ladies Day H.

Jolie Etoile. 4th Deauville Prix Yacowlef, L. Dam of-

PREFERENTIAL (Dansili). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2500m, Keeneland Dowager S., L, Chantilly Prix des Tourelles, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Rose Royale, Deauville Prix de Pont Audemer, 2d Kentucky Downs Ladies Marathon S., L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Amonita, 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Durban.

Prima Centauri. Raced twice. Dam of-

Bodes Galaxy (Marju). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 5¾f, 6f in GB and U.S.A, 2d Goodwood Richmond S., Gr.2, 3d York Gimcrack S., Gr.2.


4th dam

NIJINSKY STAR, by Nijinsky. Unraced. Sister to Tournament Star, half-sister to SIX CROWNS (dam of CHIEF'S CROWN, CLASSIC CROWN), WIMBLEDON STAR, Center Court Star (dam of LAMBENT LIGHT, BEST STAR). Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

REVASSER (Riverman). 3 wins from 1800m to 2200m, 310,000fr., US$232,766, Belmont Tidal H., Gr.2, 2d Louisiana Golden Harvest H., Gr.3, Longchamp Prix Madame Jean Couturie, L, 3d Santa Anita Santa Barbara H., Gr.1, Rome Premio Lydia Tesio, Gr.2, Belmont Sheepshead Bay H., Gr.3, Deauville Prix de la Nonette, Gr.3, Evry Prix Finlande, L, 4th Hollywood Turf Cup, Gr.1. Dam of-

DANCE DREAMER (Nureyev). 4 wins from 1700m to 2200m in France and U.S.A, Del Mar Escondido H., L, 3d Santa Anita Carleton F Burke H., Gr.3. Sire.

HOMETOWN QUEEN (Pleasant Colony). 5 wins, US$254,998, Oaklawn Magnolia S., L, 2d Kentucky Oaks, Gr.1, Belmont Hempstead H., Gr.1, 3d Oaklawn Fantasy S., Gr.1. Dam of-

BOWMAN'S BAND (Dixieland Band). 7 wins from 7f to 9f, US$1,315,774, Meadowlands Cup, Gr.2, 2d Belmont Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Oaklawn H., Gr.1, Monmouth Philip H Iselin H., Gr.2, 3d Belmont Woodward S., Gr.1, Saratoga Whitney H., Gr.1, Pimlico Special H., Gr.1, Saratoga Breeders' Cup H., Gr.2. Sire.

Etats Unis. Unraced. Dam of-

POLLARD'S VISION (Carson City). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 9f, US$1,430,311, Hawthorne Illinois Derby, Gr.2, Lone Star Derby, Gr.3, Delaware Leonard Richards S., Gr.3, 2d Pimlico Special H., Gr.1, Philadelphia Pennsylvania Derby, Gr.2, Thistledown Ohio Derby, Gr.2, 3d Belmont Suburban H., Gr.1, Fair Grounds Louisiana Derby, Gr.2. Sire.

VIVIANA (Nureyev). 3 wins at 2000m, Longchamp Prix des Tuileries, L, Evry Prix Melisande, L, 2d Deauville Prix de Psyche, Gr.3. Dam of-

SIGHTSEEK (Distant View). Joint second top filly on The 2003 International 4YO+ Classification. 12 wins from 6f to 9f, US$2,445,216, Belmont Ogden Phipps H., Gr.1-twice, Beldame S., Gr.1-twice, Ruffian H., Gr.1, Churchill Downs Humana Distaff H., Gr.1, Saratoga Go For Wand H., Gr.1, Aqueduct Top Flight H., Gr.2, Gulfstream Rampart H., Gr.2, Keeneland Raven Run S., Gr.3, 2d Santa Anita Santa Monica H., Gr.1, Santa Margarita H., Gr.1, Saratoga Go for Wand H., Gr.1, Santa Anita La Canada S., Gr.2. Producer.

TATES CREEK (Rahy). 11 wins from 5½f to 1¼m, US$1,471,674, Hollywood Gamely H., Gr.1, Santa Anita Yellow Ribbon S., Gr.1, Las Palmas H., Gr.2, San Gorgonio H., Gr.2, Saratoga Diana H., Gr.2, Belmont Noble Damsel H., Gr.3, Keeneland Jenny Wiley S., Gr.3, Del Mar Finlandia Cup H., L, Belmont Allowance, Del Mar Allowance, 2d Del Mar John C Mabee H., Gr.1, Belmont Just A Game H., Gr.3. Producer.

Quest to Peak. Raced once. Dam of-

SPECIAL DUTY (Hennessy). Champion 2YO Filly in Europe, France & GB in 2009. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, £323,589, €434,240, The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Newmarket Cheveley Park S., Gr.1, Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Pouliches, Gr.1, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Robert Papin, Gr.2, 2d Deauville Prix Morny, Gr.1, Prix Yacowlef, L, 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Imprudence, Gr.3.