Testa Rossa X Mercedes

Sire: Testa Rossa

Dam: Mercedes

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 1 year old

Foaled: Oct 25th, 2017

Country: Australia





Foaled 25th October 2017

SirePeruginoDanzigNorthern Dancer
TESTA ROSSA (AUS) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1996Bo DapperSir DapperVain
  BodegaWithout Fear
DamSnitzelRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
MERCEDES (AUS) Snippets' LassSnippets
2010Witching WaysEncosta de LagoFairy King
  Witching HourSnaadee

TESTA ROSSA (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2001). 13 wins-5 at 2, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Sire of 974 rnrs, 724 wnrs, 64 SW, inc. Ortensia (WATC Winterbottom S., Gr.1), Enzo's Lad, Rostova, Testafiable, Fontelina, Amelie's Star, Twilight Royale, Ranger, Sistine Angel, Testa My Patience, Vormista, Jiang - Blue Genes (H.K.), Unencumbered, Speediness, Red Colossus, Ellicazoom, Testashadow, Publishing, The Bowler, Weregoingtogetcha, Heart Testa, etc.


1st dam

MERCEDES, by Snitzel. Placed in Aust. Half-sister to DIVINE CENTURI. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.


2nd dam

WITCHING WAYS, by Encosta de Lago. Raced twice. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

DIVINE CENTURI (I Am Invincible). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$148,100, SCTC Mick Dittman P., L, BRC Green Options Racing 3YO H., Hardy Bros Doomben Cup Day H., 2d BRC Jump to the Rocket! H., 3d BRC Adrenalinethoroughbreds H.

Holy Seal. 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$139,250, to 2017-18, MRC Blue Diamond Gala Dinner P., Clanbrooke Racing H., MRC (Mornington) Hog's Breath Steaks H., 2d MRC United Petroleum H., 3d MRC Resimax 2YO P., MVRC Ladbrokes 55 Second Challenge H.

Abound. Winner at 1350m, 2d ATC Teachers Eyecare H., 3d STC Grand Pavilion 2YO H., ATC Rosehill Picnics H. Dam of-

Miss Invincible. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$229,100, to 2018-19, Wellington Boot, ATC Summer Racing Sprint H., 2d ATC Book Summer Hospitality 2YO P., TAB Rewards 2YO H., Night Racing H., Tab.com.au H., 3d ATC Events Sprint H., 4th Scone RC Woodlands S., L.

Black Friday. Winner at 800m in Aust.

Mercedes. See above.

Ioness. Unraced. Dam of-

Lady Ioness. Winner at 1000m in Aust.


3rd dam

WITCHING HOUR, by Snaadee. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Half-sister to BLAZING SWORD, GREAT SABRE. Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Eightforall. 3 wins to 1400m, A$86,400, MRC Show a Heart H.

Midnight Obsession. 5 wins at 1700m, 2000m in Aust.

Dragon's Orb. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m in Aust.

Query. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Time Odyssey. Winner at 1350m in Aust.


4th dam

ROYAL PLATE, by Lunchtime. 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, VATC Proud Miss H., MVRC Caldermeade H., 3d VATC Murray H. Dam of 10 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

GREAT SABRE (Amyntor). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2000m, A$128,400, VRC Flemington S., L, Admirals H., Vic Health Winter Championship H., Terrace H., VATC Steeves Lumley P.H.

BLAZING SWORD (Marscay). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$979,050, VRC Mollison H., L, Breeders' Spring S. (c&g), L, 2d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2, 3d MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3. Sire.

Comroyale. Winner at 2, 2d VATC Windsor H. Dam of-

Red Rascal (Jackson Square). 7 wins from 1200m to 1850m, A$89,202, 2d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, VATC Autumn Country Cup, 3d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3.

Mirror Image. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, VRC Phar Lap Club H. Dam of-

Vecchia Roma (Testa Rossa). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$267,075, STC Parramatta Leagues Club 2YO H., 2d AJC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, 3d AJC Tramway H., Gr.3. Producer.

Amber Plate. 2 wins at 1200m, VATC But Beautiful H., 2d VATC Allan Wicks H., 3d VRC Il Globo Rete Italia H. Dam of-

AMBERINO (Perugino). 10 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$573,053, AJC Emancipation S., Gr.2, MRC Sky High Mount Dandenong H., Allstaff P., BTB Australia Directional Drilling P., MVRC Leilani Classic, 2d SAJC Queen of the South S., Gr.2, MRC Victoria H., Gr.3, 3d SAJC Queen of the South S., Gr.2, MRC Summoned S., L. Dam of-

WINTER BRIDE (Not a Single Doubt). 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$411,050, to 2018-19, MRC How Now S., Gr.3, Cape Grim Beef Steaks S., Gr.3, BRC Japan Racing Association P., 2d BRC Mode P., L, 3d SCTC Daybreak Lover P., L.

Platinsky. Raced once. Dam of-

Chinook. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Chattel. Unraced. Dam of-

Chabeli (Iglesia). 2 wins at 2, A$115,050, BTC Heart Research Science for Living 2YO H., 2d BTC Lions.com.au 2YO H., 3d GCTC Ken Russell Memorial Classic, L. Producer.